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 4 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Delivery
Rank 27 38 21
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -17
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 12 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 3.52% 1.63% 3.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.78% 2.01% 4.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 0
Average daily rate
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£625 £440 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.04% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £26.83 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £14.63 £19.13
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -23.52%
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
251 298 194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 73.61% 80.98% 80.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 161 57
Average daily rate £385 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £245 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 37 19
Average hourly rate £22.50 £37.80 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.47% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+17.38% -16.12%

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 4 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 4 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 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 6 (37.50%) ITIL
2 6 (37.50%) Service Management
3 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (18.75%) Performance Engineering
4 3 (18.75%) Resource Management
4 3 (18.75%) Performance Management
4 3 (18.75%) HSPA
4 3 (18.75%) LTE
4 3 (18.75%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 3 (18.75%) Network Management
4 3 (18.75%) 4G
4 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (18.75%) Performance Improvement
4 3 (18.75%) Radio Access Network
4 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
4 3 (18.75%) 2G
4 3 (18.75%) Finance
4 3 (18.75%) Automotive
4 3 (18.75%) Network Design
4 3 (18.75%) eTOM
4 3 (18.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (18.75%) Huawei
4 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
4 3 (18.75%) GPRS
4 3 (18.75%) GSM
4 3 (18.75%) WCDMA
4 3 (18.75%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (18.75%) Nortel

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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.

Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
1 3 (18.75%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) GPRS
1 3 (18.75%) GSM
1 3 (18.75%) WCDMA
1 3 (18.75%) 3G
1 3 (18.75%) 2G
1 3 (18.75%) HSPA
1 3 (18.75%) LTE
1 3 (18.75%) 4G
1 3 (18.75%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) BusinessObjects
General
1 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
1 3 (18.75%) Automotive
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) Performance Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Agile Coach
3 1 (6.25%) Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Development Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Release Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Support Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) RF Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Radio Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) SAP Manager
3 1 (6.25%) RAN Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Head of Development
3 1 (6.25%) RAN Performance Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) .NET Development Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Senior RAN Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) SAP Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
1 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
1 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 6 (37.50%) ITIL
2 6 (37.50%) Service Management
3 3 (18.75%) eTOM
3 3 (18.75%) Performance Management
3 3 (18.75%) Network Management
3 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (18.75%) Performance Improvement
3 3 (18.75%) Network Design
3 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
3 3 (18.75%) Resource Management
3 3 (18.75%) Performance Engineering
4 2 (12.50%) ITSM
4 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (6.25%) Capacity Management
5 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (6.25%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) C#
1 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Nortel
1 3 (18.75%) Ericsson
1 3 (18.75%) Mapinfo
1 3 (18.75%) Huawei
1 3 (18.75%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) SAP
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Ab Initio