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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Delivery over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Delivery
Rank 52 39 34
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -5
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 6 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.17% 2.69% 1.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.47% 3.93% 2.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 0
Average daily rate
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£413 £288 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.47% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £14.00 £150.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-90.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £17.69
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -15.20%
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
408 331 277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 79.22% 68.39% 76.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 272 214 122
Average daily rate £380 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 24 18
Average hourly rate £30.75 £27.50 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.81% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £20.52 £28.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £60.00 £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

Service Delivery
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Service Delivery across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing Service Delivery also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Service Delivery.

1 13 (86.67%) ITIL
2 8 (53.33%) Finance
3 7 (46.67%) SAP
4 6 (40.00%) Service Management
5 5 (33.33%) Oracle ERP
5 5 (33.33%) ERP
5 5 (33.33%) PRINCE2
5 5 (33.33%) Oracle
5 5 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (20.00%) Degree
6 3 (20.00%) Project Management
6 3 (20.00%) Change Management
7 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
7 2 (13.33%) Citrix
7 2 (13.33%) ITIL V3
7 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (13.33%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (13.33%) Matrix Management
8 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (6.67%) Performance Management
8 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
8 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
8 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds
8 1 (6.67%) Kaseya
8 1 (6.67%) SaaS
8 1 (6.67%) Security Architecture
8 1 (6.67%) Social Media
8 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
8 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing Service Delivery also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Service Delivery. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 8 (53.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Legal
2 1 (6.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Service Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Technical Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Delivery Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Technical Services Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Service Management Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) CAD Technician
3 1 (6.67%) IT Security Architect
3 1 (6.67%) IT Operations Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Storage Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Management Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Operations Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Security Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Information Manager
3 1 (6.67%) IT Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
1 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (13.33%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Social Media
2 1 (6.67%) NHS
2 1 (6.67%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) ITIL
2 6 (40.00%) Service Management
3 5 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 5 (33.33%) ERP
4 3 (20.00%) Change Management
4 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (20.00%) Project Management
5 2 (13.33%) ITIL V3
5 2 (13.33%) Matrix Management
6 1 (6.67%) Performance Management
6 1 (6.67%) Security Architecture
6 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
6 1 (6.67%) SABSA
6 1 (6.67%) Line Management
6 1 (6.67%) Information Security
6 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
6 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
6 1 (6.67%) Zachman Framework
6 1 (6.67%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
1 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (6.67%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) SAP
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (13.33%) Citrix
4 1 (6.67%) VMware
4 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds
4 1 (6.67%) Kaseya
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