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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Delivery
Rank 28 34 22
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -12
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 20 4 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 5.24% 1.22% 5.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.41% 1.61% 6.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 10
Average daily rate £286 £260 £235
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.14% +10.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £260 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £260 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £388 £355
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +9.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £20.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year
+15.00% +60.00%
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
312 249 278
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 81.68% 76.15% 82.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 136 148
Average daily rate £410 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £530 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 29
Average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% -40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016, 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 18 (52.94%) ITIL
2 12 (35.29%) Finance
3 11 (32.35%) MS Office
4 10 (29.41%) Service Design
5 8 (23.53%) MS Excel
6 7 (20.59%) Telecoms
6 7 (20.59%) VBA
6 7 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (17.65%) Supplier Management
7 6 (17.65%) Logistics
7 6 (17.65%) Performance Management
7 6 (17.65%) Project Management
7 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (17.65%) Wireless
8 5 (14.71%) Business Continuity
8 5 (14.71%) Degree
8 5 (14.71%) Statistics
8 5 (14.71%) Infrastructure Management
9 4 (11.76%) ZTE
9 4 (11.76%) Nokia Networks
9 4 (11.76%) Virgin Media
9 4 (11.76%) Arqiva
9 4 (11.76%) Telindus
9 4 (11.76%) Kalman Filter
9 4 (11.76%) Huawei
9 4 (11.76%) NetCracker
9 4 (11.76%) Risk Assessment
9 4 (11.76%) BT
9 4 (11.76%) Service Management
9 4 (11.76%) Management Information System

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.82%) SharePoint
1 3 (8.82%) SharePoint 2010
1 3 (8.82%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 11 (32.35%) MS Office
2 8 (23.53%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.65%) Wireless
2 4 (11.76%) 3G
3 2 (5.88%) Extranet
4 1 (2.94%) DNS
4 1 (2.94%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.94%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.94%) DataStage
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.94%) Xcelsius
General
1 12 (35.29%) Finance
2 7 (20.59%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.88%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (23.53%) Performance Manager
1 8 (23.53%) Quality Manager
2 5 (14.71%) Service Manager
3 4 (11.76%) Analyst
3 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Manager
3 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
3 4 (11.76%) Operations Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Business Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Head of Design
5 2 (5.88%) Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) Service Assurance Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Telecoms Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Lead Solutions Architect
6 1 (2.94%) QA Leader
6 1 (2.94%) Service Level Manager
6 1 (2.94%) ServiceNow Consultant
6 1 (2.94%) SharePoint Business Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) SharePoint Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Test Leader
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (14.71%) Statistics
3 4 (11.76%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.94%) iPad
4 1 (2.94%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) Linux
1 2 (5.88%) Windows
2 1 (2.94%) Android
2 1 (2.94%) Unix
2 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (52.94%) ITIL
2 10 (29.41%) Service Design
3 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (17.65%) Logistics
3 6 (17.65%) Performance Management
3 6 (17.65%) Project Management
3 6 (17.65%) Supplier Management
4 5 (14.71%) Business Continuity
4 5 (14.71%) Infrastructure Management
5 4 (11.76%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (11.76%) Risk Assessment
5 4 (11.76%) Service Management
6 3 (8.82%) PRINCE
6 3 (8.82%) Problem Management
6 3 (8.82%) Process Improvement
6 3 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (5.88%) Business Transformation
7 2 (5.88%) Capacity Management
7 2 (5.88%) Information Assurance
7 2 (5.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.59%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Degree
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.94%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.94%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.94%) ISEB
4 1 (2.94%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) QA
1 2 (5.88%) SLA
2 1 (2.94%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (2.94%) RMADS
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) Alcatel-Lucent
1 4 (11.76%) Arqiva
1 4 (11.76%) BT
1 4 (11.76%) Ericsson
1 4 (11.76%) Huawei
1 4 (11.76%) NetCracker
1 4 (11.76%) Nokia
1 4 (11.76%) Nokia Networks
1 4 (11.76%) Siemens
1 4 (11.76%) Telindus
1 4 (11.76%) Virgin Media
1 4 (11.76%) ZTE
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.94%) Apple
3 1 (2.94%) EMC
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle
3 1 (2.94%) ServiceNow
3 1 (2.94%) Tableau
3 1 (2.94%) VMware