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 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Delivery
Rank 16 8 18
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +10
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 6 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Colchester 8.70% 6.90% 7.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.52% 8.00% 11.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 3
Median daily rate £348 £335 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.73% +3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £323 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £347 £345
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £17.50 £12.35
% change year-on-year
+31.42% +41.70%
Service Delivery
Essex

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
63 25 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Colchester 91.30% 86.21% 65.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 16 39
Median daily rate £349 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.35% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £318 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £445 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 4 8
Median hourly rate £16.50 £20.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.51% +24.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%

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 28 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Colchester region with a requirement for Service Delivery.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) SharePoint
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) IIS
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (83.33%) Configuration Management
2 5 (83.33%) Network Load Balancing
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (83.33%) Classic ASP
3 4 (66.67%) WCF
3 4 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (66.67%) Capacity Management
3 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 4 (66.67%) HTTP
3 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Phone
4 1 (16.67%) Office 365
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (16.67%) VPN
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Apple
4 1 (16.67%) MS Office
4 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
4 1 (16.67%) Smartphone
4 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
4 1 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (83.33%) IIS
1 5 (83.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) HTTP
1 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Applications Support
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Web Applications Support
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Messaging Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Support
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) Classic ASP
2 4 (66.67%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
1 1 (16.67%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Phone
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Configuration Management
1 5 (83.33%) Network Load Balancing
2 4 (66.67%) Capacity Management
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Apple
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft