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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Delivery
Rank 54 62 63
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +1
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 47 29 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.86% 1.95% 1.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.78% 2.71% 2.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 16 8
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£416 £319 £281
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.35% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £188 £94
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £478 £474
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £358
% change year-on-year
+14.20% -2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 11
Average hourly rate £14.50 £10.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.09% -47.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £12.35 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+33.60% -17.66%
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
1243 1071 876
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 75.56% 72.12% 69.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 747 547 418
Average daily rate £400 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £235 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 72 53
Average hourly rate £17.30 £17.75 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.53% -34.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.61 £10.59 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £64.25 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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
Derbyshire +5 17 £451 +16.32% 6
Nottinghamshire -2 11 £415 - 5
Leicestershire 0 9 £150 -33.33% 3
Northamptonshire +6 8 £413 +17.85% 3
Service Delivery
England

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 42 (47.73%) ITIL
2 23 (26.14%) Continuous Improvement
3 22 (25.00%) Finance
4 19 (21.59%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (18.18%) Service Management
6 15 (17.05%) Security Cleared
7 14 (15.91%) SC Cleared
8 13 (14.77%) SLA
9 12 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (11.36%) PRINCE2
11 9 (10.23%) SAP
11 9 (10.23%) HP
11 9 (10.23%) Financial Institution
11 9 (10.23%) Banking
12 8 (9.09%) Programme Management
12 8 (9.09%) Logistics
12 8 (9.09%) Degree
12 8 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
12 8 (9.09%) Change Control
13 7 (7.95%) Line Management
13 7 (7.95%) Coaching
13 7 (7.95%) Active Directory
13 7 (7.95%) DNS
13 7 (7.95%) Change Management
13 7 (7.95%) Manufacturing
13 7 (7.95%) Project Management
13 7 (7.95%) Retail
14 6 (6.82%) WFM
14 6 (6.82%) Load Balancing
14 6 (6.82%) DV Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (1.14%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (1.14%) MS Project
1 1 (1.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (4.55%) SAP Retail
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.95%) DNS
2 5 (5.68%) WAN
2 5 (5.68%) DHCP
3 2 (2.27%) LAN
3 2 (2.27%) Internet
4 1 (1.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.68%) Relational Database
1 5 (5.68%) RDBMS
1 5 (5.68%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.55%) SAP BW
3 1 (1.14%) Crystal Reports
General
1 22 (25.00%) Finance
2 9 (10.23%) Financial Institution
2 9 (10.23%) Banking
3 7 (7.95%) Manufacturing
3 7 (7.95%) Retail
4 1 (1.14%) Legal
4 1 (1.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (22.73%) Analyst
2 18 (20.45%) Project Manager
3 17 (19.32%) Team Leader
4 15 (17.05%) Service Manager
5 13 (14.77%) Service Desk Team Leader
6 11 (12.50%) Service Analyst
7 8 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
7 8 (9.09%) Services Delivery Manager
8 7 (7.95%) Performance Analyst
8 7 (7.95%) Services Delivery Analyst
9 6 (6.82%) Service Performance Analyst
10 5 (5.68%) Consultant
10 5 (5.68%) Technical Leader
11 4 (4.55%) SAP Consultant
11 4 (4.55%) SAP Retail Consultant
11 4 (4.55%) Business Analyst
12 3 (3.41%) Transformation Project Manager
12 3 (3.41%) Support Engineer
12 3 (3.41%) Programme Manager
12 3 (3.41%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.27%) SAML
2 1 (1.14%) EJB
2 1 (1.14%) JSP
2 1 (1.14%) Struts
2 1 (1.14%) Web Services
2 1 (1.14%) XML
2 1 (1.14%) J2EE
2 1 (1.14%) Spring
2 1 (1.14%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 19 (21.59%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.82%) Hedge funds
3 4 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.41%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.27%) Economics
6 1 (1.14%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.14%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (47.73%) ITIL
2 23 (26.14%) Continuous Improvement
3 16 (18.18%) Service Management
4 12 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (11.36%) PRINCE2
6 8 (9.09%) Programme Management
6 8 (9.09%) Logistics
6 8 (9.09%) Change Control
7 7 (7.95%) Line Management
7 7 (7.95%) Coaching
7 7 (7.95%) Change Management
7 7 (7.95%) Project Management
8 6 (6.82%) WFM
8 6 (6.82%) Load Balancing
8 6 (6.82%) Performance Management
8 6 (6.82%) Information Assurance
8 6 (6.82%) Workflow
9 5 (5.68%) Risk Management
9 5 (5.68%) Incident Management
9 5 (5.68%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.41%) SQL
2 2 (2.27%) VBA
3 1 (1.14%) R
3 1 (1.14%) VB
3 1 (1.14%) C
3 1 (1.14%) Java
3 1 (1.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (17.05%) Security Cleared
2 14 (15.91%) SC Cleared
3 8 (9.09%) Degree
3 8 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (6.82%) DV Cleared
4 6 (6.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 5 (5.68%) PMP
5 5 (5.68%) PMI Certification
6 3 (3.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (14.77%) SLA
2 2 (2.27%) QA
3 1 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (7.95%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.41%) ISA Server
3 2 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.14%) OVSD
Vendors
1 9 (10.23%) SAP
1 9 (10.23%) HP
2 5 (5.68%) Oracle
3 2 (2.27%) Ab Initio
3 2 (2.27%) VMware
3 2 (2.27%) Business Objects
3 2 (2.27%) Informatica
4 1 (1.14%) hybris
4 1 (1.14%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.14%) PeopleSoft
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