The table below looks at the statistics for Service Delivery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Delivery over the 3 months to 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Delivery
Rank 37 29 27
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 1 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 0.47% 1.79% 1.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 2.53% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Median daily rate - £225 £442
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -49.09%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £16.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £17.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year
+31.42% +40.00%
Service Delivery
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
175 158 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 82.16% 70.54% 87.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 82 96
Median daily rate £359 £350 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.57% -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £496
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 9 4
Median hourly rate £41.25 £14.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+184.48% +11.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £12.50 £9.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £20.91 £13.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -

Service Delivery
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Devon 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 Devon

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Service Delivery Daily Rate Trend in Devon

Service Delivery
Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Service Delivery Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

Service Delivery
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Delivery within the Devon region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Plymouth -1 1 - -
Service Delivery
South West

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 30 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 Devon region with a requirement for Service Delivery.

1 8 (72.73%) ITIL
2 4 (36.36%) Service Management
3 3 (27.27%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (27.27%) Capacity Management
4 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
4 2 (18.18%) People Management
4 2 (18.18%) SLA
4 2 (18.18%) Change Management
4 2 (18.18%) ITSM
5 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
5 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (9.09%) Retail
5 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Local Government
5 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 1 (9.09%) PHP
5 1 (9.09%) MS Office
5 1 (9.09%) Selenium
5 1 (9.09%) ISO 14001
5 1 (9.09%) EPoS
5 1 (9.09%) NHS
5 1 (9.09%) Internet
5 1 (9.09%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 1 (9.09%) Unix
5 1 (9.09%) Windows
5 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
5 1 (9.09%) ERP
5 1 (9.09%) Windows XP

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Devon 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 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Selenium
General
1 1 (9.09%) Local Government
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) Capacity and Availability Manager
1 2 (18.18%) Capacity Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Automation Tester
2 1 (9.09%) Availability Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Commissioning Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Functional Tester
2 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) IT Director
2 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Selenium Automation Tester
2 1 (9.09%) Selenium Tester
2 1 (9.09%) Service Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
1 1 (9.09%) EPoS
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 1 (9.09%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Unix
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) ITIL
2 4 (36.36%) Service Management
3 3 (27.27%) Capacity Management
4 2 (18.18%) Change Management
4 2 (18.18%) ITSM
4 2 (18.18%) People Management
5 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (9.09%) ERP
5 1 (9.09%) Functional Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
5 1 (9.09%) Line Management
5 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 1 (9.09%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
2 1 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (9.09%) ISO 14001
2 1 (9.09%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft