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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Delivery over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Services Delivery
Essex / Colchester
Rank 10 - 15
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Colchester 7.69% - 5.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.00% - 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.25 £21.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-43.02% +53.57%

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
20 50 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Colchester 76.92% 92.59% 85.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 17 13
Median daily rate £375 £388 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +47.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £220 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £455 £398
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 23 15
Median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Service Delivery
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Colchester 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 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 16 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 Colchester region with a requirement for Service Delivery.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Service Management
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) XenApp
3 1 (25.00%) Terminal Server
3 1 (25.00%) VBScript
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Service Desk Support
1 2 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Packager
2 1 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (25.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (25.00%) Terminal Server
2 1 (25.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix