The table below looks at the statistics for Service Delivery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Delivery over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Delivery
Rank 13 20 14
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 3 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Colchester 6.25% 4.05% 5.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.11% 7.14% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate
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- £550 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £16.00 - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £17.15 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-21.28% -9.73%
Service Delivery
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Colchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Colchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
37 42 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Colchester 77.08% 56.76% 64.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 20 9
Average daily rate £275 £388 £150
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.03% +158.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 15 9
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%
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 Colchester

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

Service Delivery Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Trend in Colchester

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

Service Delivery Daily Rate Trend in Colchester

Service Delivery
Hourly Rate Trend in Colchester

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

Service Delivery Hourly Rate Trend in Colchester

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Colchester 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 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Service Management
3 2 (50.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) SAP
4 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (25.00%) SAS
4 1 (25.00%) Adobe
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) ISEB
4 1 (25.00%) Thin Client
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) Symantec
4 1 (25.00%) McAfee
4 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (25.00%) Legal
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (25.00%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
4 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Colchester 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 (25.00%) SAS
General
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Services Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Software Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Software Asset Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (25.00%) Software Asset Management
3 1 (25.00%) Software Licensing
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec
2 1 (25.00%) McAfee
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) SAP