The table below looks at the statistics for Service Delivery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Delivery over the 3 months to 30 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Delivery
Rank 22 30 14
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -16
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 1 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.86% 0.63% 5.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.12% 0.79% 9.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £30.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £17.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year
+31.42% +40.00%
Service Delivery
Gloucestershire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
89 127 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 76.72% 80.38% 52.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 89 26
Median daily rate £400 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 17
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £42.00 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.50 £42.50 £42.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -

Service Delivery
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheltenham 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 Cheltenham

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Service Delivery Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Service Delivery
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Service Delivery Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

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

1 3 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) MCAD
3 1 (33.33%) MCSD
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Apache
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) OOD
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Workflow
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) JSF
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) InfoPath
3 1 (33.33%) MCTS
3 1 (33.33%) MCITP
3 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Java EE
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) Wiki
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) Confluence
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) InfoPath
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) Neo4j
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (33.33%) OrientDB
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (33.33%) Bitbucket
1 1 (33.33%) EasyMock
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) JUnit
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Java Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Java Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Service Manager
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) EJB
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) Java EE
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
1 1 (33.33%) JSF
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Cyberthreat
1 1 (33.33%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) OOD
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Security Auditing
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) Scala
2 1 (33.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) MCAD
2 1 (33.33%) MCITP
2 1 (33.33%) MCSD
2 1 (33.33%) MCTS
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle