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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Delivery over the 3 months to 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Delivery
Rank 59 60 72
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +12
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 34 46 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.09% 2.62% 1.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.58% 3.40% 2.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 26 15
Median daily rate £366 £415 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.74% +50.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £75 £150 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £557 £451 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £353
% change year-on-year
- +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £12.75 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £20.00 £12.49
% change year-on-year
+15.00% +60.12%
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
1320 1352 1192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 80.98% 76.86% 75.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 823 796 605
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 39 89
Median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -36.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £10.68 £10.96
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.90 £25.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.41
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.35%

Service Delivery
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands 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 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 5 May 2016.

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
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 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
Nottinghamshire 0 12 £375 -9.63% 5
Derbyshire +5 11 £365 -14.23% 2
Northamptonshire +11 6 £425 +3.65% 5
Leicestershire -3 5 £74 -50.66%
Service Delivery
England

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Service Delivery.

1 39 (54.93%) ITIL
2 19 (26.76%) Security Cleared
3 18 (25.35%) Project Management
4 16 (22.54%) Service Management
4 16 (22.54%) Finance
5 14 (19.72%) Risk Management
5 14 (19.72%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (19.72%) SC Cleared
6 13 (18.31%) Release Management
6 13 (18.31%) Oracle
7 12 (16.90%) Windows
8 11 (15.49%) Active Directory
8 11 (15.49%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (14.08%) Degree
9 10 (14.08%) Information Assurance
9 10 (14.08%) Change Management
10 9 (12.68%) Manufacturing
10 9 (12.68%) Microsoft
10 9 (12.68%) SQL Server
11 8 (11.27%) PRINCE2
11 8 (11.27%) SLA
11 8 (11.27%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (9.86%) Management Information System
12 7 (9.86%) Service Design
13 6 (8.45%) Firewall
13 6 (8.45%) Configuration Management
13 6 (8.45%) TOGAF
13 6 (8.45%) CISSP
13 6 (8.45%) SSL
13 6 (8.45%) IBM

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 6 (8.45%) WebSphere
2 4 (5.63%) AquaLogic
2 4 (5.63%) MQSeries
2 4 (5.63%) Oracle Application Server
2 4 (5.63%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 4 (5.63%) Tuxedo
2 4 (5.63%) WebLogic
2 4 (5.63%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (2.82%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.82%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (5.63%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (4.23%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.63%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.23%) Office 365
2 2 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.45%) Firewall
1 6 (8.45%) SSL
2 5 (7.04%) DHCP
2 5 (7.04%) DNS
2 5 (7.04%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (2.82%) HTTP
3 2 (2.82%) LAN
3 2 (2.82%) Skype
3 2 (2.82%) SMTP
3 2 (2.82%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.82%) WAN
4 1 (1.41%) Internet
4 1 (1.41%) Network Security
4 1 (1.41%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.41%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.68%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.04%) RDBMS
2 5 (7.04%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.82%) DataStage
4 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Talend Open Studio
1 2 (2.82%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.41%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.41%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.41%) MSTest
2 1 (1.41%) NuGet
2 1 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (22.54%) Finance
2 9 (12.68%) Manufacturing
3 5 (7.04%) Banking
4 4 (5.63%) Aerospace
4 4 (5.63%) Retail
5 3 (4.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (23.94%) Service Manager
2 11 (15.49%) Services Delivery Manager
3 9 (12.68%) Delivery Manager
3 9 (12.68%) Project Manager
4 7 (9.86%) Architect
5 6 (8.45%) ITIL Manager
5 6 (8.45%) Technical Leader
6 5 (7.04%) Analyst
6 5 (7.04%) ITIL Service Manager
7 4 (5.63%) Consultant
7 4 (5.63%) Head of Delivery
7 4 (5.63%) Head of Service Delivery
7 4 (5.63%) ITIL Service Delivery Manager
8 3 (4.23%) Access Control Analyst
8 3 (4.23%) Digital Delivery Manager
8 3 (4.23%) Middleware Engineer
8 3 (4.23%) Security Consultant
9 2 (2.82%) Delivery Project Manager
9 2 (2.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (2.82%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.45%) .NET
1 6 (8.45%) IBM Integration Bus
1 6 (8.45%) Middleware
2 4 (5.63%) J2EE
2 4 (5.63%) Web Services
3 1 (1.41%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.41%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.41%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.41%) Entity Framework
3 1 (1.41%) jQuery
3 1 (1.41%) JSON
3 1 (1.41%) REST
3 1 (1.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.49%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.86%) Management Information System
3 5 (7.04%) Cyberthreat
3 5 (7.04%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (5.63%) NHS
5 2 (2.82%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.41%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.41%) EPoS
6 1 (1.41%) iSeries
6 1 (1.41%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.41%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (1.41%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 12 (16.90%) Windows
2 6 (8.45%) Unix
3 4 (5.63%) AIX
3 4 (5.63%) OS/390
3 4 (5.63%) Solaris
4 3 (4.23%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.82%) Linux
6 1 (1.41%) Android
6 1 (1.41%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.41%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (54.93%) ITIL
2 18 (25.35%) Project Management
3 16 (22.54%) Service Management
4 14 (19.72%) Risk Management
4 14 (19.72%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (18.31%) Release Management
6 10 (14.08%) Change Management
6 10 (14.08%) Information Assurance
7 8 (11.27%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (11.27%) PRINCE2
8 7 (9.86%) Service Design
9 6 (8.45%) Configuration Management
9 6 (8.45%) Problem Management
9 6 (8.45%) Supplier Management
9 6 (8.45%) TOGAF
10 5 (7.04%) Coaching
10 5 (7.04%) Incident Management
10 5 (7.04%) Information Security
10 5 (7.04%) Patch Management
10 5 (7.04%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.45%) Java
2 4 (5.63%) C
2 4 (5.63%) C++
2 4 (5.63%) Perl
2 4 (5.63%) R
3 2 (2.82%) C#
3 2 (2.82%) SQL
4 1 (1.41%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.41%) PHP
4 1 (1.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (26.76%) Security Cleared
2 14 (19.72%) SC Cleared
3 10 (14.08%) Degree
4 6 (8.45%) CISSP
5 4 (5.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 4 (5.63%) PMI Certification
5 4 (5.63%) PMP
5 4 (5.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (2.82%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (2.82%) DV Cleared
6 2 (2.82%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.41%) CCNA
7 1 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.41%) CISMP
7 1 (1.41%) ISSAP
7 1 (1.41%) MCSE
7 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.27%) SLA
2 5 (7.04%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.82%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.41%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (15.49%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.82%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 3 (4.23%) Puppet
2 1 (1.41%) Ansible
2 1 (1.41%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.41%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 13 (18.31%) Oracle
2 9 (12.68%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.45%) IBM
4 5 (7.04%) HP
5 4 (5.63%) Axway
5 4 (5.63%) Fujitsu
5 4 (5.63%) Genesys
5 4 (5.63%) Sun
6 3 (4.23%) Cisco
7 2 (2.82%) Talend
8 1 (1.41%) EMC
8 1 (1.41%) Intel
8 1 (1.41%) MobileIron
8 1 (1.41%) Proofpoint
8 1 (1.41%) SAP
8 1 (1.41%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.41%) VMware