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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Delivery
Rank 69 55 60
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +5
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 29 40 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.83% 2.53% 2.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.27% 3.26% 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 21 13
Median daily rate £425 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £238 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £451 £546
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 4
Median hourly rate - £19.08 £9.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +96.29%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.25 £18.00 £14.25
% change year-on-year
+40.27% +26.31%
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
1275 1226 1072
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 80.29% 77.45% 73.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 791 758 571
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £538 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 33 59
Median hourly rate £16.09 £19.08 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.67% +9.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.05 £11.15 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £45.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 -1 10 £418 +2.76% 4
Derbyshire +6 9 £401 -11.14% 1
Northamptonshire -8 6 £460 +8.23%
Leicestershire +2 2 £338 +4.65% 3
Service Delivery
England

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 25 (41.67%) ITIL
2 21 (35.00%) Security Cleared
3 17 (28.33%) SC Cleared
4 14 (23.33%) Oracle
5 13 (21.67%) Finance
6 12 (20.00%) Active Directory
7 11 (18.33%) Windows
7 11 (18.33%) Release Management
7 11 (18.33%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (16.67%) Service Management
8 10 (16.67%) Manufacturing
8 10 (16.67%) Project Management
9 9 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (13.33%) Problem Management
10 8 (13.33%) Degree
10 8 (13.33%) Retail
10 8 (13.33%) Microsoft
10 8 (13.33%) Information Assurance
11 7 (11.67%) Relational Database
11 7 (11.67%) DHCP
11 7 (11.67%) DNS
11 7 (11.67%) RDBMS
11 7 (11.67%) SQL Server
11 7 (11.67%) TOGAF
11 7 (11.67%) Incident Management
11 7 (11.67%) Banking
12 6 (10.00%) Java
12 6 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
13 5 (8.33%) Service Design

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 3 (5.00%) AquaLogic
1 3 (5.00%) MQSeries
1 3 (5.00%) Oracle Application Server
1 3 (5.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 3 (5.00%) Tuxedo
1 3 (5.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (5.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (5.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (3.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.33%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (3.33%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.67%) WinCC
Applications
1 3 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.00%) OpenText MBPM
2 2 (3.33%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.67%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.67%) Office 365
2 2 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.67%) DHCP
1 7 (11.67%) DNS
2 5 (8.33%) SSL
3 2 (3.33%) Skype
3 2 (3.33%) SMTP
4 1 (1.67%) Firewall
4 1 (1.67%) Internet
4 1 (1.67%) Network Security
4 1 (1.67%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.67%) RDBMS
1 7 (11.67%) Relational Database
1 7 (11.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.33%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (3.33%) JDeveloper
2 1 (1.67%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (21.67%) Finance
2 10 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 8 (13.33%) Retail
4 7 (11.67%) Banking
5 2 (3.33%) Legal
6 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (31.67%) Service Manager
2 15 (25.00%) Delivery Manager
2 15 (25.00%) Services Delivery Manager
3 7 (11.67%) Architect
3 7 (11.67%) Technical Leader
4 6 (10.00%) ITIL Manager
4 6 (10.00%) ITIL Service Delivery Manager
4 6 (10.00%) ITIL Service Manager
5 5 (8.33%) Analyst
5 5 (8.33%) Digital Delivery Manager
6 4 (6.67%) Project Manager
6 4 (6.67%) Service Support Manager
6 4 (6.67%) Support Manager
7 3 (5.00%) Access Control Analyst
7 3 (5.00%) Head of Delivery
7 3 (5.00%) Head of Service Delivery
8 2 (3.33%) Head of Development
8 2 (3.33%) Head of Software Development
8 2 (3.33%) IT Support
8 2 (3.33%) Senior Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.00%) .NET
1 3 (5.00%) IBM Integration Bus
1 3 (5.00%) J2EE
1 3 (5.00%) Middleware
2 2 (3.33%) Oracle ADF
2 2 (3.33%) Web Services
2 2 (3.33%) WebCenter
3 1 (1.67%) JSON
3 1 (1.67%) REST
3 1 (1.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.67%) NHS
3 2 (3.33%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (3.33%) Informatics
3 2 (3.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.67%) EPoS
4 1 (1.67%) iSeries
4 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.67%) PKI
4 1 (1.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.33%) Windows
2 3 (5.00%) AIX
2 3 (5.00%) OS/390
2 3 (5.00%) Solaris
2 3 (5.00%) Unix
3 2 (3.33%) Windows 10
3 2 (3.33%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.67%) Android
4 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.67%) Linux
4 1 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (41.67%) ITIL
2 11 (18.33%) Release Management
3 10 (16.67%) Project Management
3 10 (16.67%) Service Management
4 9 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (13.33%) Information Assurance
5 8 (13.33%) Problem Management
6 7 (11.67%) Incident Management
6 7 (11.67%) TOGAF
7 6 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (8.33%) Service Design
9 4 (6.67%) Change Management
9 4 (6.67%) Coaching
9 4 (6.67%) Logistics
9 4 (6.67%) SOA
9 4 (6.67%) Supplier Management
10 3 (5.00%) Configuration Management
10 3 (5.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.00%) Java
2 3 (5.00%) C
2 3 (5.00%) C++
2 3 (5.00%) Perl
3 2 (3.33%) SQL
4 1 (1.67%) C#
4 1 (1.67%) PHP
4 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (35.00%) Security Cleared
2 17 (28.33%) SC Cleared
3 8 (13.33%) Degree
4 3 (5.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (3.33%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.67%) CCNA
6 1 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.67%) CISMP
6 1 (1.67%) CISSP
6 1 (1.67%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.67%) ISSAP
6 1 (1.67%) MCSE
6 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) SLA
2 2 (3.33%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.33%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.33%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (3.33%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (1.67%) Ansible
2 1 (1.67%) OpenAM
2 1 (1.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (23.33%) Oracle
2 8 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.33%) HP
4 3 (5.00%) Axway
4 3 (5.00%) Fujitsu
4 3 (5.00%) IBM
4 3 (5.00%) Sun
5 2 (3.33%) Cisco
5 2 (3.33%) Genesys
6 1 (1.67%) Intel
6 1 (1.67%) MobileIron
6 1 (1.67%) Proofpoint
6 1 (1.67%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.67%) Tableau