The table below looks at the statistics for Service Delivery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Delivery over the 3 months to 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Delivery
Rank 49 37 34
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -3
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 18 34 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.32% 4.37% 4.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.03% 5.56% 6.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 19 12
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£400 £425 £384
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +10.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £248 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £507 £470 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £12.49 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.30 £12.49 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+22.49% -26.52%
Service Delivery
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
595 612 467
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 76.77% 78.66% 70.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 377 300 223
Average daily rate £400 £380 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +10.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £580 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 53 30
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £13.86 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.40 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -11.29%

Service Delivery
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Service Delivery across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Service Delivery Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Service Delivery Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Delivery across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

Service Delivery Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Service Delivery
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Service Delivery Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Service Delivery
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Delivery within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -1 17 £400 -12.32% 6
Wilmslow - - - - 1
Daresbury - - - -
Chester - - - -
Crewe - - - -
Knutsford - - - - 1
Runcorn - - - - 2
Sandbach - - - -
Service Delivery
North West

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 17 (42.50%) ITIL
2 14 (35.00%) Service Management
2 14 (35.00%) Finance
3 10 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
3 10 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 10 (25.00%) Oracle
3 10 (25.00%) CRAMM
3 10 (25.00%) Change Control
4 9 (22.50%) Performance Management
5 8 (20.00%) Security Cleared
6 7 (17.50%) ISEB
6 7 (17.50%) SQL
6 7 (17.50%) Business Objects
6 7 (17.50%) CRM
7 6 (15.00%) C
7 6 (15.00%) MS Excel
7 6 (15.00%) Migration
7 6 (15.00%) Oracle BI EE
7 6 (15.00%) Network Management
7 6 (15.00%) Oracle EBS R12
7 6 (15.00%) Local Government
8 5 (12.50%) SC Cleared
8 5 (12.50%) ITSM
8 5 (12.50%) Telecoms
8 5 (12.50%) SLA
8 5 (12.50%) Performance Improvement
9 4 (10.00%) Radio Access Network
9 4 (10.00%) WCDMA
9 4 (10.00%) Nortel
9 4 (10.00%) Mapinfo

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 (7.50%) WebLogic
1 3 (7.50%) IIS
1 3 (7.50%) Documentum
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (15.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (7.50%) Oracle Payroll
3 3 (7.50%) Oracle iRecruitment
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.00%) GPRS
1 4 (10.00%) GSM
1 4 (10.00%) 3G
1 4 (10.00%) 2G
1 4 (10.00%) HSPA
1 4 (10.00%) LTE
1 4 (10.00%) 4G
1 4 (10.00%) Radio Access Network
1 4 (10.00%) WCDMA
2 2 (5.00%) Intranet
3 1 (2.50%) LAN
3 1 (2.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (7.50%) Oracle Database
2 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.50%) BODI
General
1 14 (35.00%) Finance
2 6 (15.00%) Local Government
3 5 (12.50%) Telecoms
4 3 (7.50%) Banking
5 1 (2.50%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.50%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 14 (35.00%) Service Manager
2 9 (22.50%) Services Delivery Manager
2 9 (22.50%) Delivery Manager
3 7 (17.50%) Oracle Consultant
3 7 (17.50%) Consultant
4 4 (10.00%) Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Performance Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
5 3 (7.50%) Transition Manager
5 3 (7.50%) IT Services Manager
5 3 (7.50%) Payroll Consultant
5 3 (7.50%) Oracle Functional Consultant
5 3 (7.50%) Project Manager
5 3 (7.50%) Functional Consultant
5 3 (7.50%) Service Transition Manager
6 2 (5.00%) RAN Performance Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Senior RAN Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Service Design Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Architect
6 2 (5.00%) RAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.50%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.00%) GIS
4 1 (2.50%) Handset
4 1 (2.50%) Tandem
4 1 (2.50%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (2.50%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.00%) Windows
2 3 (7.50%) HPUX
2 3 (7.50%) Solaris
2 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (7.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (42.50%) ITIL
2 14 (35.00%) Service Management
3 10 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 10 (25.00%) CRAMM
3 10 (25.00%) Change Control
4 9 (22.50%) Performance Management
5 7 (17.50%) CRM
6 6 (15.00%) Migration
6 6 (15.00%) Network Management
7 5 (12.50%) Performance Improvement
7 5 (12.50%) ITSM
8 4 (10.00%) Configuration Management
8 4 (10.00%) Project Management
8 4 (10.00%) Network Design
8 4 (10.00%) eTOM
8 4 (10.00%) Incident Management
8 4 (10.00%) Resource Management
9 3 (7.50%) Problem Management
9 3 (7.50%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (7.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.50%) SQL
2 6 (15.00%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (17.50%) ISEB
3 5 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 4 (10.00%) VCP4
5 1 (2.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) SLA
2 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 10 (25.00%) Oracle
2 7 (17.50%) Business Objects
3 4 (10.00%) Nortel
3 4 (10.00%) Ericsson
3 4 (10.00%) Mapinfo
3 4 (10.00%) Huawei
3 4 (10.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 3 (7.50%) F5
4 3 (7.50%) VMware
4 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (7.50%) Compuware
4 3 (7.50%) HP
4 3 (7.50%) Cisco
5 1 (2.50%) IBM
5 1 (2.50%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.50%) Fujitsu
Warrington, Cheshire
LA International
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
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Runcorn
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £23000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago