The table below looks at the statistics for Service Delivery skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Delivery over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Delivery
Rank 120 115 104
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -11
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 43 94 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.29% 1.62% 1.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.52% 2.02% 2.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 73 78
Median daily rate £475 £435 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.19% +14.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £270 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £387 £352
% change year-on-year
-5.74% +10.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Median hourly rate £12.50 £24.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.91% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £16.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+43.75% +10.34%
Service Delivery
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2820 4645 4785
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.84% 79.98% 80.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2312 3659 3593
Median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 51 38
Median hourly rate £19.00 £24.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.44% +13.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.95 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £59.70 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Service Delivery
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London 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 the City of London

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Service Delivery Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Delivery across the City of London region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Service Delivery Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Service Delivery
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Service Delivery Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 City of London region with a requirement for Service Delivery.

1 42 (42.42%) Finance
2 27 (27.27%) ITIL
3 24 (24.24%) Windows
4 21 (21.21%) Project Management
5 17 (17.17%) Linux
5 17 (17.17%) Microsoft
5 17 (17.17%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (17.17%) Banking
5 17 (17.17%) ITIL V3
6 15 (15.15%) Unix
7 14 (14.14%) Change Management
8 13 (13.13%) Management Information System
8 13 (13.13%) SQL
8 13 (13.13%) Oracle
8 13 (13.13%) MS Excel
9 12 (12.12%) SLA
10 11 (11.11%) Active Directory
10 11 (11.11%) Service Management
10 11 (11.11%) Financial Institution
10 11 (11.11%) Degree
10 11 (11.11%) Windows Server
11 10 (10.10%) Hedge funds
11 10 (10.10%) Security Cleared
11 10 (10.10%) Windows 7
11 10 (10.10%) Python
11 10 (10.10%) PRINCE2
12 9 (9.09%) MS Office
12 9 (9.09%) SQL Server
12 9 (9.09%) Incident Management
12 9 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 7 (7.07%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.04%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (4.04%) IIS
2 4 (4.04%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.03%) Zimbra
4 2 (2.02%) JBoss
4 2 (2.02%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.01%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (1.01%) Apache
5 1 (1.01%) CMS
5 1 (1.01%) Documentum
5 1 (1.01%) Drupal
5 1 (1.01%) GeoServer
5 1 (1.01%) Joomla!
5 1 (1.01%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (1.01%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.01%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.01%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.01%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (13.13%) MS Excel
2 9 (9.09%) MS Office
3 4 (4.04%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.02%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.02%) Documaker
1 2 (2.02%) LatentZero
1 2 (2.02%) Minerva
1 2 (2.02%) Misys Opics
2 1 (1.01%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.01%) Maximo
2 1 (1.01%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.01%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.02%) Google Apps
2 2 (2.02%) Office 365
2 2 (2.02%) SaaS
3 1 (1.01%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (1.01%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.01%) Boomi
3 1 (1.01%) Force.com
3 1 (1.01%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.06%) Firewall
1 6 (6.06%) SAN
2 4 (4.04%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (2.02%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (2.02%) DNS
5 1 (1.01%) DHCP
5 1 (1.01%) HTTP
5 1 (1.01%) SSH
5 1 (1.01%) SSL
5 1 (1.01%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.05%) Oracle Database
3 3 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (3.03%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.02%) Big Data
4 2 (2.02%) DB2
4 2 (2.02%) GIS
4 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (2.02%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (2.02%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.01%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.01%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (1.01%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (1.01%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.01%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 3 (3.03%) JIRA
2 2 (2.02%) Maven
2 2 (2.02%) ProC
3 1 (1.01%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.01%) Gradle
3 1 (1.01%) JBehave
3 1 (1.01%) Selenium
3 1 (1.01%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 42 (42.42%) Finance
2 17 (17.17%) Banking
3 11 (11.11%) Financial Institution
4 8 (8.08%) Legal
5 6 (6.06%) Telecoms
6 5 (5.05%) Investment Banking
7 4 (4.04%) Front Office
7 4 (4.04%) Law
8 2 (2.02%) Back Office
8 2 (2.02%) French Language
8 2 (2.02%) Marketing
9 1 (1.01%) Advertising
9 1 (1.01%) Games
9 1 (1.01%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (13.13%) Project Manager
2 12 (12.12%) Analyst
3 9 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
4 8 (8.08%) Consultant
4 8 (8.08%) Delivery Manager
5 7 (7.07%) Architect
5 7 (7.07%) Linux Engineer
5 7 (7.07%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 7 (7.07%) Service Manager
6 6 (6.06%) Applications Support
6 6 (6.06%) Services Delivery Manager
7 5 (5.05%) Incident Manager
7 5 (5.05%) IT Manager
8 4 (4.04%) Business Analyst
8 4 (4.04%) Incident Analyst
8 4 (4.04%) IT Project Manager
9 3 (3.03%) Broadcast Engineer
9 3 (3.03%) DBA
9 3 (3.03%) Service Architect
9 3 (3.03%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.04%) Middleware
1 4 (4.04%) Web Services
2 3 (3.03%) REST
3 2 (2.02%) .NET
3 2 (2.02%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (2.02%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (2.02%) SOAP
3 2 (2.02%) WebCenter
3 2 (2.02%) XML
4 1 (1.01%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.01%) Apache Flex
4 1 (1.01%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (1.01%) J2EE
4 1 (1.01%) JRules
4 1 (1.01%) JSON
4 1 (1.01%) Leaflet
4 1 (1.01%) PostGIS
4 1 (1.01%) RESTful
4 1 (1.01%) WCF
4 1 (1.01%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.13%) Management Information System
2 10 (10.10%) Hedge funds
3 9 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (7.07%) Clustering
5 4 (4.04%) Fat Client
5 4 (4.04%) Thin Client
6 3 (3.03%) Data Centre
6 3 (3.03%) Freedom of Information
7 2 (2.02%) CMDB
7 2 (2.02%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (2.02%) Fintech
7 2 (2.02%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (2.02%) Virtual Team
8 1 (1.01%) e-Learning
8 1 (1.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (1.01%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.01%) NHS
8 1 (1.01%) Online Games
8 1 (1.01%) PKI
8 1 (1.01%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 24 (24.24%) Windows
2 17 (17.17%) Linux
3 15 (15.15%) Unix
4 11 (11.11%) Windows Server
5 10 (10.10%) Windows 7
6 7 (7.07%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (5.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (3.03%) CentOS
8 3 (3.03%) Mac OS X
8 3 (3.03%) Solaris
8 3 (3.03%) Windows 8
8 3 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (2.02%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (1.01%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (27.27%) ITIL
2 21 (21.21%) Project Management
3 17 (17.17%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (17.17%) ITIL V3
4 14 (14.14%) Change Management
5 11 (11.11%) Service Management
6 10 (10.10%) PRINCE2
7 9 (9.09%) Incident Management
7 9 (9.09%) Patch Management
7 9 (9.09%) Service Design
7 9 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (8.08%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (8.08%) Line Management
9 7 (7.07%) High Availability
10 6 (6.06%) Asset Management
10 6 (6.06%) Data Protection
10 6 (6.06%) ITSM
10 6 (6.06%) Migration
10 6 (6.06%) Risk Management
10 6 (6.06%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 13 (13.13%) SQL
2 10 (10.10%) Python
3 8 (8.08%) Bash Shell
3 8 (8.08%) Ruby
4 5 (5.05%) Java
4 5 (5.05%) T-SQL
5 4 (4.04%) PL/SQL
6 3 (3.03%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.02%) C
7 2 (2.02%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.02%) Perl
7 2 (2.02%) VBA
8 1 (1.01%) C++
8 1 (1.01%) Korn
8 1 (1.01%) PHP
8 1 (1.01%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (11.11%) Degree
2 10 (10.10%) Security Cleared
3 9 (9.09%) DV Cleared
4 4 (4.04%) CCNA
4 4 (4.04%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (3.03%) MCSE
5 3 (3.03%) MCTS
5 3 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (3.03%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.02%) CISSP
6 2 (2.02%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.01%) BC Cleared
7 1 (1.01%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.01%) CCENT
7 1 (1.01%) CISM
7 1 (1.01%) ISSAP
7 1 (1.01%) MBCS
7 1 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.12%) SLA
2 6 (6.06%) QA
3 5 (5.05%) Data Quality
4 2 (2.02%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (2.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (1.01%) COBIT
5 1 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (1.01%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 7 (7.07%) GFS2
2 7 (7.07%) GlusterFS
2 7 (7.07%) OCFS2
3 6 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (4.04%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.01%) Docker
5 1 (1.01%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 8 (8.08%) Puppet
2 7 (7.07%) CFEngine
2 7 (7.07%) Failover Clustering
2 7 (7.07%) SELinux
3 4 (4.04%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (3.03%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (3.03%) SCOM
5 2 (2.02%) SCCM
5 2 (2.02%) WSUS
6 1 (1.01%) AirWatch
6 1 (1.01%) Ansible
6 1 (1.01%) Control-M
6 1 (1.01%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.01%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 1 (1.01%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 17 (17.17%) Microsoft
2 13 (13.13%) Oracle
3 7 (7.07%) Citrix
4 6 (6.06%) VMware
5 5 (5.05%) Cisco
5 5 (5.05%) Red Hat
6 4 (4.04%) Adobe
7 3 (3.03%) Dell
7 3 (3.03%) HP
7 3 (3.03%) Informatica
7 3 (3.03%) Juniper
7 3 (3.03%) Kaspersky
7 3 (3.03%) SAP
7 3 (3.03%) Veritas
8 2 (2.02%) Misys
8 2 (2.02%) OpenLink
8 2 (2.02%) Remedy
8 2 (2.02%) Sun
8 2 (2.02%) Trayport
8 2 (2.02%) WorldPay
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Rate: £50000 - £54000 per annum + FIXED TERM
Posted: 6 days ago
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