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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Services Delivery
South West / Devon
Rank 27 32 34
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 6 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 2.87% 4.98% 1.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.47% 5.80% 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 2
Median daily rate £525 £263 £215
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% +22.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £225 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £308 £223
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.25 £21.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-43.02% +53.57%

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
173 224 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 82.78% 85.82% 70.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 178 99
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £298 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £526
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 9 12
Median hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +32.81%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +58.41%

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 21 January 2017. 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 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
Exeter -6 4 - - 2
Plymouth - 2 £525 -
Service Delivery
South West

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) IIS
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 2 (33.33%) Subversion
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) Release Management
2 2 (33.33%) GlassFish
2 2 (33.33%) Kanban
2 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Kerberos
2 2 (33.33%) IBM
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 2 (33.33%) AIX
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Perl
2 2 (33.33%) VBScript
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) Ant
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) UML
3 1 (16.67%) SSADM
3 1 (16.67%) Apache
3 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services

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 3 (50.00%) IIS
2 2 (33.33%) GlassFish
2 2 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (16.67%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Kerberos
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Ant
1 2 (33.33%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
1 3 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Coach
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) AIX
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Kanban
2 2 (33.33%) Release Management
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Change Control
3 1 (16.67%) High Availability
3 1 (16.67%) ITSM
3 1 (16.67%) Requirements Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) SSADM
3 1 (16.67%) UML
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Perl
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 2 (33.33%) VBScript
2 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) IBM
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (16.67%) VMware