The table below looks at the statistics for Service Delivery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Delivery over the 3 months to 11 February 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Delivery
Rank - - 28
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset - - 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £15.75 £13.25
% change year-on-year
+36.50% +18.86%
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 Dorset region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
153 179 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 78.87% 80.27% 74.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 105 61
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 18 15
Average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.63 £12.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £53.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Service Delivery
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Service Delivery Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Service Delivery Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Service Delivery
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Service Delivery Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 4 (57.14%) Finance
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Essbase
3 1 (14.29%) Workflow
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (14.29%) General Ledger
3 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (14.29%) Statistics
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) Selenium
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Solvency II
3 1 (14.29%) Cognos
3 1 (14.29%) IBM

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 1 (14.29%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Financials
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Essbase
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Selenium
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 1 (14.29%) Financial Institution
3 1 (14.29%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Service Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Delivery Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Digital Delivery Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Service Transition Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Services Delivery Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Transition Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Functional Tester
3 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
3 1 (14.29%) IT Services Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Migration Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) PHP
1 1 (14.29%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
2 1 (14.29%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Cognos
1 1 (14.29%) IBM
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle