The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cambridge region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Delivery
Rank 36 37 47
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +10
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 12 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.63% 1.77% 1.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.88% 2.57% 1.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 1
Average daily rate
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£250 £375 £565
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -33.62%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £150.00 - £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.25 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-18.57% -7.89%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
309 272 272
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 67.61% 68.69% 58.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 124 122
Average daily rate £400 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £550 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 29 70
Average hourly rate £27.50 £38.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +2.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.31 £31.00 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.25 £51.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Service Delivery
Cambridgeshire

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Delivery across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Service Delivery Daily Rate Histogram 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 25 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 11 (91.67%) ITIL
2 6 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 5 (41.67%) DevOps
3 5 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (41.67%) Web Services
3 5 (41.67%) E-Commerce
3 5 (41.67%) SLA
3 5 (41.67%) Change Management
3 5 (41.67%) Finance
4 3 (25.00%) ISO 9001
4 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (25.00%) Kindle
5 2 (16.67%) ITIL V3
5 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
6 1 (8.33%) SQL
6 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
6 1 (8.33%) Local Government
6 1 (8.33%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
6 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
6 1 (8.33%) Data Entry

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Server
Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Service Manager
2 10 (83.33%) Delivery Manager
2 10 (83.33%) Services Delivery Manager
3 3 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 3 (25.00%) Delivery Project Manager
3 3 (25.00%) Contracts Manager
4 2 (16.67%) IT Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Kindle
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Freedom of Information
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) ITIL
2 6 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 5 (41.67%) DevOps
3 5 (41.67%) E-Commerce
3 5 (41.67%) Change Management
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL V3
5 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
5 1 (8.33%) Data Entry
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) SLA
2 3 (25.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft