The table below looks at the statistics for Service Delivery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Delivery over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Delivery
Rank 20 31 12
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -19
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 1 4 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 0.81% 1.92% 9.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% 2.16% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
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- - £308
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £340
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £17.15 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-18.36% -9.73%
Service Delivery
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
101 185 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 82.11% 88.94% 80.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 62 47
Average daily rate £400 £375 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £251 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 24 18
Average hourly rate £25.00 £34.06 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.58% +0.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £30.00 £26.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.38 £62.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Service Delivery
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Service Delivery Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Service Delivery Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Service Delivery
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Service Delivery Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

Service Delivery
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) LANDesk
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (50.00%) NHS
1 1 (50.00%) McAfee
1 1 (50.00%) Blackberry

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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.

General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Services Delivery Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) NHS
1 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) LANDesk
1 1 (50.00%) McAfee
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