The table below looks at the statistics for Service Delivery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Delivery over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Delivery
Rank 41 55 40
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -15
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 4 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.12% 1.40% 2.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.31% 1.73% 3.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 6
Median daily rate £675 £413 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% +65.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-8.75% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £60.00 £150.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -60.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.50 £17.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+34.28% +20.68%
Service Delivery
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
305 404 341
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 85.20% 80.80% 73.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 293 222
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £270 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 13 23
Median hourly rate £40.00 £52.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.80% +90.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.20 £15.77 £18.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.00 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

Service Delivery
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge region citing Service Delivery as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Service Delivery Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Service Delivery across the Cambridge region.

Service Delivery Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Service Delivery
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Service Delivery across the Cambridge region.

Service Delivery Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Service Delivery also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Service Delivery.

1 4 (36.36%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
2 3 (27.27%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) Python
2 3 (27.27%) ITSM
2 3 (27.27%) Prototyping
3 2 (18.18%) Process Improvement
3 2 (18.18%) Data Quality
3 2 (18.18%) Bioinformatics
3 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
3 2 (18.18%) Finance
3 2 (18.18%) Unit4 Business World
3 2 (18.18%) RDBMS
3 2 (18.18%) MySQL
3 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
3 2 (18.18%) Postgraduate
3 2 (18.18%) Unix
3 2 (18.18%) Windows
3 2 (18.18%) MS Office
3 2 (18.18%) C
3 2 (18.18%) C++
3 2 (18.18%) Service Management
3 2 (18.18%) Marketing
3 2 (18.18%) Web Development
3 2 (18.18%) Degree
3 2 (18.18%) Biology
3 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
3 2 (18.18%) Business Process Improvement
3 2 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (18.18%) Tableau

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
1 2 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) LAN
1 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Big Data
1 2 (18.18%) MySQL
1 2 (18.18%) RDBMS
1 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
1 2 (18.18%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Data Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) IT Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Python Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Report Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Support
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Support Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Incident and Problem Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Incident Manager
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL Incident Manager
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL Manager
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL Problem Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Problem Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Support Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Technologist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Ajax
1 1 (9.09%) CSS
1 1 (9.09%) HTML
1 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Algorithms
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (18.18%) Biology
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
1 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Unix
2 2 (18.18%) Windows
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) ITSM
1 3 (27.27%) Prototyping
1 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
2 2 (18.18%) Bioinformatics
2 2 (18.18%) Business Process Improvement
2 2 (18.18%) Process Improvement
2 2 (18.18%) Service Management
2 2 (18.18%) Web Development
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (9.09%) Business Transformation
3 1 (9.09%) Change Management
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) SAP Implementation
3 1 (9.09%) SDLC
3 1 (9.09%) Software Deployment
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) Python
2 2 (18.18%) C
2 2 (18.18%) C++
3 1 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
1 2 (18.18%) Postgraduate
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) Tableau
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) SAP