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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Delivery
Rank 42 44 44
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 31 20 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.17% 2.51% 3.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.89% 3.37% 4.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 10 8
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£500 £335 £334
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+49.25% +0.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £245 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £413 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £14.75 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+18.64% -28.91%
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
797 594 573
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 81.58% 74.53% 74.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 490 308 248
Average daily rate £400 £390 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £245 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £516 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 31 27
Average hourly rate £33.00 £34.00 £38.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.77 £14.40 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +8 12 £518 +50.00% 1
Macclesfield - 5 £380 - 1
Chester -7 2 £375 -
Daresbury - 1 - -
Service Delivery
North West

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 20 (37.04%) Finance
2 16 (29.63%) Project Management
3 12 (22.22%) Service Management
3 12 (22.22%) ITIL
3 12 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (18.52%) Pharmaceutical
5 8 (14.81%) Security Cleared
6 7 (12.96%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (12.96%) Mentoring
6 7 (12.96%) Coaching
6 7 (12.96%) Programme Management
7 6 (11.11%) Change Management
7 6 (11.11%) MS Excel
7 6 (11.11%) CRM
7 6 (11.11%) Scrum
7 6 (11.11%) Problem Management
8 5 (9.26%) Release Management
8 5 (9.26%) Windows
8 5 (9.26%) Oracle
8 5 (9.26%) Workflow
8 5 (9.26%) Oracle EBS
8 5 (9.26%) Risk Management
9 4 (7.41%) Telecoms
9 4 (7.41%) 2G
9 4 (7.41%) Configuration Management
9 4 (7.41%) C
9 4 (7.41%) SQL
9 4 (7.41%) Linux
9 4 (7.41%) GPRS

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 1 (1.85%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 6 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.70%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.70%) MS Project
3 2 (3.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (7.41%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (3.70%) Oracle Payroll
3 2 (3.70%) Oracle iRecruitment
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.41%) GPRS
1 4 (7.41%) GSM
1 4 (7.41%) WCDMA
1 4 (7.41%) HSPA
1 4 (7.41%) LTE
1 4 (7.41%) 4G
1 4 (7.41%) Radio Access Network
1 4 (7.41%) 3G
1 4 (7.41%) 2G
2 2 (3.70%) DNS
3 1 (1.85%) Internet
3 1 (1.85%) Cisco ICM
3 1 (1.85%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.41%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (7.41%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (1.85%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.85%) Apache Hive
2 1 (1.85%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (1.85%) JIRA
General
1 20 (37.04%) Finance
2 10 (18.52%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (7.41%) Local Government
3 4 (7.41%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.70%) Legal
5 1 (1.85%) Banking
5 1 (1.85%) Retail
5 1 (1.85%) Marketing
5 1 (1.85%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (24.07%) Analyst
2 10 (18.52%) Business Analyst
3 9 (16.67%) Service Manager
4 7 (12.96%) Consultant
4 7 (12.96%) Project Manager
4 7 (12.96%) Agile Coach
5 5 (9.26%) Services Delivery Manager
5 5 (9.26%) Oracle Consultant
5 5 (9.26%) Delivery Manager
6 4 (7.41%) Performance Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Oracle Functional Consultant
7 3 (5.56%) Functional Consultant
7 3 (5.56%) Service Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) Technical Architect
7 3 (5.56%) Architect
7 3 (5.56%) Business Manager
8 2 (3.70%) Payroll Consultant
8 2 (3.70%) RAN Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) RAN Performance Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Senior RAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.85%) HTML
1 1 (1.85%) .NET
1 1 (1.85%) CSS
1 1 (1.85%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.85%) Data Structures
2 1 (1.85%) Biometrics
2 1 (1.85%) GIS
2 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.85%) IVR
2 1 (1.85%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.26%) Windows
2 4 (7.41%) Linux
3 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (29.63%) Project Management
2 12 (22.22%) Service Management
2 12 (22.22%) ITIL
2 12 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (12.96%) Programme Management
4 7 (12.96%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (12.96%) Mentoring
4 7 (12.96%) Coaching
5 6 (11.11%) Problem Management
5 6 (11.11%) Scrum
5 6 (11.11%) Change Management
5 6 (11.11%) CRM
6 5 (9.26%) Risk Management
6 5 (9.26%) Workflow
6 5 (9.26%) Release Management
7 4 (7.41%) Performance Management
7 4 (7.41%) Resource Management
7 4 (7.41%) Business Analysis
7 4 (7.41%) eTOM
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.41%) C
1 4 (7.41%) SQL
2 1 (1.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (14.81%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.41%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) SLA
1 2 (3.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.85%) QA
2 1 (1.85%) GxP
System Software
1 4 (7.41%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.85%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) SCCM
1 2 (3.70%) SCOM
1 2 (3.70%) Puppet
2 1 (1.85%) Oozie
Vendors
1 5 (9.26%) Oracle
2 4 (7.41%) Nortel
2 4 (7.41%) Ericsson
2 4 (7.41%) Mapinfo
2 4 (7.41%) Huawei
2 4 (7.41%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 3 (5.56%) VMware
4 2 (3.70%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.85%) Citrix
5 1 (1.85%) Cisco
5 1 (1.85%) IBM
5 1 (1.85%) HP
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