The table below looks at the statistics for Service Delivery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Delivery over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Delivery
Rank 36 32 22
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -10
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 9 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 2.56% 2.84% 3.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.37% 3.70% 4.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 1
Average daily rate
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£650 £310 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+109.67% -17.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £26.83 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £17.69
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -15.20%
Service Delivery
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
267 297 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 75.85% 76.74% 78.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 138 71
Average daily rate £379 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.36% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 44 19
Average hourly rate £23.00 £37.80 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.15% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

Service Delivery
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Service Delivery Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Service Delivery Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Delivery across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Service Delivery Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

Service Delivery
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Service Delivery Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (61.54%) Software Delivery
2 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (23.08%) Service Management
3 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (23.08%) ITIL
3 3 (23.08%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (23.08%) Finance
3 3 (23.08%) Automotive
4 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (15.38%) ITSM
4 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Engineering
5 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.69%) SDLC
5 1 (7.69%) Capacity Management
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (7.69%) Retail
5 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.69%) Ab Initio
5 1 (7.69%) UNIX
5 1 (7.69%) EAI
5 1 (7.69%) SOA
5 1 (7.69%) ETL
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Retail
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
1 3 (23.08%) Automotive
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (15.38%) Agile Coach
2 1 (7.69%) Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Development Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Release Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Senior Support Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) SAP Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Head of Development
2 1 (7.69%) .NET Development Manager
2 1 (7.69%) SAP Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
1 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (61.54%) Software Delivery
2 3 (23.08%) Service Management
2 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (23.08%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) ITSM
3 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.69%) SDLC
4 1 (7.69%) Capacity Management
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Engineering
4 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.69%) EAI
4 1 (7.69%) SOA
4 1 (7.69%) ETL
4 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C#
1 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle
1 1 (7.69%) SAP
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.69%) Ab Initio