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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Delivery
Rank 51 57 67
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +10
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 45 31 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.81% 2.16% 1.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.68% 3.04% 2.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 11 5
Average daily rate
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£400 £500 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +37.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £136 £335 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £550 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 2
Average hourly rate £19.08 £9.72 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+96.29% -51.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.75 £19.13
% change year-on-year
+1.69% -22.87%
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
1222 1021 1074
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 76.38% 71.10% 73.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 748 543 544
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £527 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 56 48
Average hourly rate £19.04 £17.50 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.80% -52.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.21 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.50 £56.43
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% -14.51%

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 30 July 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
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 30 July 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 -13 11 £405 -12.90% 4
Northamptonshire +12 10 £425 +26.86% 2
Leicestershire +1 8 £320 -8.57% 2
Derbyshire -9 8 £451 -16.52% 4
Lincolnshire - 1 £403 - 2
Service Delivery
England

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 44 (47.31%) ITIL
2 24 (25.81%) Continuous Improvement
3 23 (24.73%) Finance
4 21 (22.58%) Security Cleared
5 19 (20.43%) SC Cleared
5 19 (20.43%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (17.20%) Service Management
7 14 (15.05%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (12.90%) Line Management
8 12 (12.90%) Risk Management
9 11 (11.83%) Management Information System
9 11 (11.83%) Change Control
10 10 (10.75%) Coaching
10 10 (10.75%) PRINCE2
11 9 (9.68%) Windows
12 8 (8.60%) Data Modelling
12 8 (8.60%) ITIL Certification
12 8 (8.60%) Programme Management
12 8 (8.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 8 (8.60%) DV Cleared
12 8 (8.60%) Systems Analysis
12 8 (8.60%) Incident Management
12 8 (8.60%) Logical Data Model
13 7 (7.53%) Requirements Analysis
13 7 (7.53%) Manufacturing
13 7 (7.53%) HP
13 7 (7.53%) DNS
13 7 (7.53%) SLA
14 6 (6.45%) SQL Server
14 6 (6.45%) MS Office

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 1 (1.08%) JBoss
Applications
1 6 (6.45%) MS Office
2 1 (1.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.08%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.08%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.53%) DNS
2 5 (5.38%) WAN
2 5 (5.38%) DHCP
3 4 (4.30%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (4.30%) Network Security
4 3 (3.23%) LAN
4 3 (3.23%) Internet
5 1 (1.08%) Extranet
5 1 (1.08%) MPLS
5 1 (1.08%) Firewall
5 1 (1.08%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.08%) Wireless
5 1 (1.08%) Frame Relay
5 1 (1.08%) VPN
5 1 (1.08%) ATM
5 1 (1.08%) Broadband
5 1 (1.08%) VLAN
5 1 (1.08%) SAN
5 1 (1.08%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.38%) RDBMS
2 5 (5.38%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.08%) Crystal Reports
General
1 23 (24.73%) Finance
2 7 (7.53%) Manufacturing
3 6 (6.45%) Financial Institution
3 6 (6.45%) Retail
4 5 (5.38%) Banking
5 1 (1.08%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (24.73%) Service Manager
2 19 (20.43%) Project Manager
2 19 (20.43%) Analyst
3 18 (19.35%) Team Leader
4 13 (13.98%) Service Desk Team Leader
5 12 (12.90%) Delivery Manager
5 12 (12.90%) Services Delivery Manager
6 7 (7.53%) Business Analyst
7 5 (5.38%) Incident Manager
7 5 (5.38%) Technical Leader
8 4 (4.30%) Support Engineer
8 4 (4.30%) Security Analyst
8 4 (4.30%) Support Analyst
8 4 (4.30%) Architect
9 3 (3.23%) Desktop Engineer
9 3 (3.23%) Service Desk Analyst
9 3 (3.23%) Service Analyst
9 3 (3.23%) Senior Business Analyst
9 3 (3.23%) 2nd Line Support
9 3 (3.23%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.15%) SAML
2 1 (1.08%) Hibernate
2 1 (1.08%) Spring
2 1 (1.08%) HTML5
2 1 (1.08%) HTML
2 1 (1.08%) J2EE
2 1 (1.08%) EJB
2 1 (1.08%) CSS
2 1 (1.08%) JSP
2 1 (1.08%) Struts
2 1 (1.08%) Web Services
2 1 (1.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (20.43%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (11.83%) Management Information System
3 6 (6.45%) Hedge funds
4 5 (5.38%) Blackberry
5 3 (3.23%) Handset
6 2 (2.15%) Economics
6 2 (2.15%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.08%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (1.08%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.68%) Windows
2 5 (5.38%) Apple iOS
2 5 (5.38%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (47.31%) ITIL
2 24 (25.81%) Continuous Improvement
3 16 (17.20%) Service Management
4 14 (15.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (12.90%) Risk Management
5 12 (12.90%) Line Management
6 11 (11.83%) Change Control
7 10 (10.75%) PRINCE2
7 10 (10.75%) Coaching
8 8 (8.60%) Logical Data Model
8 8 (8.60%) Data Modelling
8 8 (8.60%) Programme Management
8 8 (8.60%) Systems Analysis
8 8 (8.60%) Incident Management
9 7 (7.53%) Requirements Analysis
10 6 (6.45%) Information Assurance
11 5 (5.38%) System Testing
11 5 (5.38%) Time Management
11 5 (5.38%) TOGAF
12 4 (4.30%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.08%) Java
1 1 (1.08%) JavaScript
1 1 (1.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (22.58%) Security Cleared
2 19 (20.43%) SC Cleared
3 8 (8.60%) DV Cleared
3 8 (8.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 8 (8.60%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (5.38%) Degree
5 4 (4.30%) PMP
5 4 (4.30%) PMI Certification
6 3 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (2.15%) CCNP
7 2 (2.15%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.08%) CCIE
8 1 (1.08%) CCDP
8 1 (1.08%) CCSA
8 1 (1.08%) Check Point Certification
8 1 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.53%) SLA
2 6 (6.45%) QA
3 1 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (5.38%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.23%) ISA Server
3 1 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (4.30%) Nessus
1 4 (4.30%) Nmap
2 1 (1.08%) OVSD
Vendors
1 7 (7.53%) HP
2 6 (6.45%) SAP
3 5 (5.38%) Oracle
4 4 (4.30%) ArcSight
4 4 (4.30%) Blue Coat
4 4 (4.30%) Sourcefire
4 4 (4.30%) IronPort
5 3 (3.23%) IBM
6 2 (2.15%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.15%) Informatica
6 2 (2.15%) Ab Initio
7 1 (1.08%) VMware
7 1 (1.08%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.08%) Cisco
7 1 (1.08%) hybris
7 1 (1.08%) F5
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