The table below looks at the statistics for Service Delivery skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Delivery over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Delivery
Rank 45 55 68
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +13
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 40 39 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.79% 2.60% 1.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.98% 3.81% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 27 7
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£325 £268 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.49% -9.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £140 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £400 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 3
Average hourly rate £10.60 £8.82 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.19% -39.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.44 £8.82 £13.22
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.53 £129.76 £17.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-9.67% -20.51%
Service Delivery
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1006 1024 840
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 70.06% 68.31% 64.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 579 568 410
Average daily rate £368 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.07% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £120 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.40% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 52 77
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -48.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.44 £8.82 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.64 £36.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-7.27% -12.69%

Service Delivery
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Service Delivery Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Service Delivery Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Delivery across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Service Delivery Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Service Delivery
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Service Delivery Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Service Delivery
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Delivery across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Service Delivery Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Service Delivery
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Delivery within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire 0 15 £350 +11.55% 6
Northamptonshire -4 13 £300 +9.09% 5
Leicestershire +10 8 £325 -1.88% 4
Derbyshire +13 1 £180 +28.57% 3
Lincolnshire - 1 £338 -
Service Delivery
England

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 29 (37.66%) ITIL
2 20 (25.97%) Finance
3 16 (20.78%) Service Management
4 15 (19.48%) SLA
5 12 (15.58%) Change Management
5 12 (15.58%) Banking
5 12 (15.58%) Windows
6 11 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (12.99%) Retail
8 9 (11.69%) WAN
9 8 (10.39%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (10.39%) Project Management
9 8 (10.39%) SAP
9 8 (10.39%) Logistics
9 8 (10.39%) Management Information System
10 7 (9.09%) Incident Management
10 7 (9.09%) PRINCE2
10 7 (9.09%) Active Directory
10 7 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (9.09%) Process Improvement
11 6 (7.79%) FMCG
11 6 (7.79%) WFM
11 6 (7.79%) Load Balancing
11 6 (7.79%) Performance Management
11 6 (7.79%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (7.79%) Workflow
12 5 (6.49%) IBM
12 5 (6.49%) Six Sigma
12 5 (6.49%) UNIX

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 4 (5.19%) Apache Solr
1 4 (5.19%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.30%) IBM Notes
2 1 (1.30%) Lotus Domino
2 1 (1.30%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (2.60%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.30%) MS Project
2 1 (1.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (5.19%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.49%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.69%) WAN
2 3 (3.90%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.60%) LAN
4 1 (1.30%) Intranet
4 1 (1.30%) Internet
4 1 (1.30%) ADSL
4 1 (1.30%) PBX
4 1 (1.30%) DHCP
4 1 (1.30%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.19%) SAP BW
2 1 (1.30%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.30%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.30%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (5.19%) JUnit
2 1 (1.30%) WinRunner
2 1 (1.30%) TestDirector
2 1 (1.30%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (25.97%) Finance
2 12 (15.58%) Banking
3 10 (12.99%) Retail
4 4 (5.19%) Retail Banking
5 3 (3.90%) Financial Institution
5 3 (3.90%) Legal
6 1 (1.30%) Local Government
6 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (32.47%) Service Manager
2 16 (20.78%) Analyst
3 13 (16.88%) Services Delivery Manager
3 13 (16.88%) Delivery Manager
4 9 (11.69%) Service Analyst
5 8 (10.39%) Consultant
6 7 (9.09%) Services Delivery Analyst
6 7 (9.09%) Performance Analyst
6 7 (9.09%) Project Manager
7 6 (7.79%) Service Performance Analyst
8 5 (6.49%) Customer Services Manager
9 4 (5.19%) Support Engineer
9 4 (5.19%) SAP Consultant
9 4 (5.19%) E-Commerce Manager
9 4 (5.19%) ITIL Manager
9 4 (5.19%) SAP Retail Consultant
10 3 (3.90%) IT Services Manager
10 3 (3.90%) Senior Manager
10 3 (3.90%) Programme Manager
11 2 (2.60%) Process Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.19%) J2EE
2 3 (3.90%) WAP
3 1 (1.30%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.39%) Management Information System
3 6 (7.79%) FMCG
4 3 (3.90%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.90%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.30%) Statistics
5 1 (1.30%) Economics
5 1 (1.30%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.30%) NHS
5 1 (1.30%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 12 (15.58%) Windows
2 5 (6.49%) UNIX
3 4 (5.19%) Linux
4 2 (2.60%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.60%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.30%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (37.66%) ITIL
2 16 (20.78%) Service Management
3 12 (15.58%) Change Management
4 11 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (10.39%) Project Management
5 8 (10.39%) Logistics
6 7 (9.09%) Incident Management
6 7 (9.09%) PRINCE2
6 7 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (9.09%) Process Improvement
7 6 (7.79%) WFM
7 6 (7.79%) Load Balancing
7 6 (7.79%) Performance Management
7 6 (7.79%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (7.79%) Workflow
8 5 (6.49%) Six Sigma
8 5 (6.49%) Financial Modelling
8 5 (6.49%) Lean Six Sigma
8 5 (6.49%) Problem Management
9 4 (5.19%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.49%) SQL
2 4 (5.19%) Java
3 2 (2.60%) VBA
3 2 (2.60%) C
4 1 (1.30%) VB
4 1 (1.30%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (10.39%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (5.19%) Degree
3 3 (3.90%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.30%) PMP
5 1 (1.30%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.30%) NVQ Level 3
5 1 (1.30%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.30%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (19.48%) SLA
2 1 (1.30%) QA
System Software
1 7 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.60%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.60%) SCCM
1 2 (2.60%) SCOM
2 1 (1.30%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (10.39%) SAP
2 5 (6.49%) IBM
3 4 (5.19%) hybris
4 3 (3.90%) HP
5 2 (2.60%) Business Objects
5 2 (2.60%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.60%) Lotus
6 1 (1.30%) VMware
6 1 (1.30%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.30%) Oracle
6 1 (1.30%) Cognos
6 1 (1.30%) Infor
Leicester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Northamptonshire
Salt
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Northamptonshire
Salt
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 6 days ago
East Midlands
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 23 days ago