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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Delivery
Rank 25 54 43
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -11
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 19 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 5.90% 0.93% 2.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.28% 1.14% 2.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 3 3
Median daily rate £450 £313 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.00% -30.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £263 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £331 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.70% +4.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £18.69 - £16.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.64 - £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.74 - £21.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.29 £17.25 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-17.15% +23.21%
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
261 350 258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 81.06% 81.21% 79.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 295 199
Median daily rate £403 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.84% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £285 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 4
Median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% -6.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Delivery across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Service Delivery Daily Rate Histogram 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Delivery across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Service Delivery Hourly Rate Histogram in Cardiff

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 16 (80.00%) ITIL
2 12 (60.00%) Relational Database
3 11 (55.00%) Service Management
4 6 (30.00%) NHS
5 5 (25.00%) Risk Management
6 2 (10.00%) Finance
6 2 (10.00%) ITSM
6 2 (10.00%) SLA
6 2 (10.00%) Process Improvement
6 2 (10.00%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (10.00%) Information Governance
7 1 (5.00%) Data Acquisition
7 1 (5.00%) F5
7 1 (5.00%) ITIL V3
7 1 (5.00%) Portfolio Management
7 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (5.00%) Business Transformation
7 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity
7 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (5.00%) People Management
7 1 (5.00%) Asset Management
7 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (5.00%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (5.00%) Supplier Management
7 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (5.00%) Statistics
7 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (5.00%) LAN
1 1 (5.00%) WAN
1 1 (5.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Service Manager
2 13 (65.00%) Delivery Manager
2 13 (65.00%) Services Delivery Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Process Improvement Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) Healthcare Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Implementation Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Implementation Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) IT Manager
4 1 (5.00%) IT Support
4 1 (5.00%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (5.00%) IT Technician
4 1 (5.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Product Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) Public Sector Delivery Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Release Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) SAP Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Service Transition Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) NHS
2 2 (10.00%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (5.00%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (5.00%) Freedom of Information Act
3 1 (5.00%) RIA
3 1 (5.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) ITIL
2 11 (55.00%) Service Management
3 5 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (10.00%) Information Governance
4 2 (10.00%) ITSM
4 2 (10.00%) Process Improvement
5 1 (5.00%) Asset Management
5 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity
5 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.00%) Business Transformation
5 1 (5.00%) Change Management
5 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.00%) Data Acquisition
5 1 (5.00%) Data Protection
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL V3
5 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.00%) People Management
5 1 (5.00%) Project Management
5 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (5.00%) CCDP
2 1 (5.00%) CCIP
2 1 (5.00%) CCNP
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco
1 1 (5.00%) F5
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.00%) SAP