The table below looks at the statistics for Service Delivery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Delivery over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Delivery
Rank 35 41 35
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 3 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.04% 1.80% 2.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.30% 2.24% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 9
Median daily rate £400 £363 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -14.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £354 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £389 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-8.75% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £12.50 £10.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.25 £15.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
+55.00% +1.69%
Service Delivery
South Wales

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
231 312 320
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 79.93% 80.21% 83.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 258 238
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £440 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 1
Median hourly rate £15.50 £15.75 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.58% +16.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +15.09%

Service Delivery
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff 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 Cardiff

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Service Delivery Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Service Delivery
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Service Delivery Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 30 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Service Delivery.

1 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
1 6 (42.86%) Ant
1 6 (42.86%) JUnit
1 6 (42.86%) IIS
1 6 (42.86%) Visual Studio
1 6 (42.86%) SOAP
1 6 (42.86%) XML
1 6 (42.86%) XSD
1 6 (42.86%) HTML
1 6 (42.86%) Java
1 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
1 6 (42.86%) T-SQL
1 6 (42.86%) JBoss
1 6 (42.86%) Tomcat
1 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
1 6 (42.86%) Eclipse
1 6 (42.86%) Adobe
1 6 (42.86%) BusinessObjects
1 6 (42.86%) ILOG
1 6 (42.86%) FileNet
1 6 (42.86%) Kofax
1 6 (42.86%) Hibernate
1 6 (42.86%) Scrum
1 6 (42.86%) Replication
1 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (42.86%) TDD
1 6 (42.86%) Subversion
1 6 (42.86%) JRules
1 6 (42.86%) Document Management
1 6 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 6 (42.86%) Confluence
1 6 (42.86%) FileNet
1 6 (42.86%) GeoServer
1 6 (42.86%) IIS
1 6 (42.86%) JBoss
1 6 (42.86%) LiveCycle
1 6 (42.86%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Gliffy
1 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) LAN
1 3 (21.43%) WAN
2 2 (14.29%) SAN
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (7.14%) Skype
3 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) BusinessObjects
1 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
1 6 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Ant
1 6 (42.86%) DbUnit
1 6 (42.86%) Eclipse
1 6 (42.86%) Git (software)
1 6 (42.86%) Hudson
1 6 (42.86%) JIRA
1 6 (42.86%) JUnit
1 6 (42.86%) Maven
1 6 (42.86%) Selenium
1 6 (42.86%) Spock
1 6 (42.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 6 (42.86%) Subversion
1 6 (42.86%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.14%) HP UFT
2 1 (7.14%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Developer
1 6 (42.86%) Java Developer
1 6 (42.86%) SC Cleared Java Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Data Centre Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) IT Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) IT Operations Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Operations Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Test Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Test Data Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) 1st Line Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) IT Manager
5 1 (7.14%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Operations Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) AngularJS
1 6 (42.86%) Dojo
1 6 (42.86%) Hibernate
1 6 (42.86%) HTML
1 6 (42.86%) Java EE
1 6 (42.86%) Java SE
1 6 (42.86%) JPA
1 6 (42.86%) jQuery
1 6 (42.86%) JRules
1 6 (42.86%) JSF
1 6 (42.86%) JSTS
1 6 (42.86%) OpenLayers
1 6 (42.86%) REST
1 6 (42.86%) SOAP
1 6 (42.86%) Spring
1 6 (42.86%) XML
1 6 (42.86%) XSD
2 3 (21.43%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Replication
2 4 (28.57%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Unix
3 1 (7.14%) Mac OS X
3 1 (7.14%) Windows
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (42.86%) Dependency Injection
1 6 (42.86%) Document Management
1 6 (42.86%) Scrum
1 6 (42.86%) TDD
2 4 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) Data Centre Operations
3 2 (14.29%) Migration
3 2 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 2 (14.29%) SDLC
3 2 (14.29%) Service Management
3 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
3 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (14.29%) Test Planning
3 2 (14.29%) Test Strategy
4 1 (7.14%) Functional Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
4 1 (7.14%) Procure-to-Pay
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) Java
1 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
1 6 (42.86%) T-SQL
2 2 (14.29%) JCL
2 2 (14.29%) Korn
2 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 3 (21.43%) BC Cleared
2 3 (21.43%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (21.43%) DV Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) CCDP
3 1 (7.14%) CCIP
3 1 (7.14%) CCNP
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (7.14%) ISEB
3 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) QA
2 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Control-M
2 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Adobe
1 6 (42.86%) ILOG
1 6 (42.86%) Kofax
1 6 (42.86%) Splunk
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco
3 2 (14.29%) BT
3 2 (14.29%) CA
3 2 (14.29%) Micro Focus
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle
3 2 (14.29%) PlateSpin
3 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 2 (14.29%) Xerox
4 1 (7.14%) Apple
4 1 (7.14%) BMC
4 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
4 1 (7.14%) F5
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft