The table below looks at the statistics for Service Delivery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Delivery over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Delivery
Rank 59 63 70
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +7
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 28 17 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.99% 1.30% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.44% 1.63% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 2
Average daily rate £400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +0.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £185 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £670 £374
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £15.75 £13.25
% change year-on-year
+36.50% +18.86%
Service Delivery
Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1148 1040 881
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 81.48% 79.27% 72.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 601 577 449
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £289 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 7
Average hourly rate £19.02 £28.50 £180.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.26% -84.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

Service Delivery
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Service Delivery Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Service Delivery Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Delivery across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Service Delivery Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Service Delivery
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Service Delivery Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
3 23 (29.87%) User Experience
4 22 (28.57%) Finance
5 21 (27.27%) Scrum
6 19 (24.68%) Banking
7 16 (20.78%) Security Cleared
8 14 (18.18%) Business Analysis
9 12 (15.58%) Project Management
9 12 (15.58%) Java
9 12 (15.58%) ITIL
9 12 (15.58%) ISEB
9 12 (15.58%) REST
10 11 (14.29%) Data Centre
10 11 (14.29%) Management Information System
11 10 (12.99%) GIS
11 10 (12.99%) BPR
11 10 (12.99%) Web Services
11 10 (12.99%) Ethnography
11 10 (12.99%) AngularJS
11 10 (12.99%) Human Factors
11 10 (12.99%) QA
12 9 (11.69%) Selenium
12 9 (11.69%) JIRA
12 9 (11.69%) Open Source
12 9 (11.69%) Cucumber
12 9 (11.69%) JavaScript
12 9 (11.69%) Service Management
12 9 (11.69%) Migration
12 9 (11.69%) Data Analysis

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 6 (7.79%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.19%) Apache
2 4 (5.19%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.60%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.30%) CMS
4 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.30%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.30%) Node.js
4 1 (1.30%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (3.90%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.60%) MS Project
3 1 (1.30%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.60%) assyst
2 1 (1.30%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.30%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.79%) Network Security
2 2 (2.60%) SSL
2 2 (2.60%) VoIP
3 1 (1.30%) Broadband
3 1 (1.30%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.99%) GIS
2 8 (10.39%) NoSQL
3 4 (5.19%) MySQL
4 1 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.30%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (11.69%) Cucumber
1 9 (11.69%) JIRA
1 9 (11.69%) Selenium
2 8 (10.39%) Gradle
2 8 (10.39%) JBehave
2 8 (10.39%) Maven
3 2 (2.60%) Log4j
4 1 (1.30%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.30%) JMeter
4 1 (1.30%) NUnit
4 1 (1.30%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.30%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.30%) WebDriver
General
1 22 (28.57%) Finance
2 19 (24.68%) Banking
3 6 (7.79%) Retail
4 5 (6.49%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.60%) Back Office
5 2 (2.60%) Law
6 1 (1.30%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.30%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 21 (27.27%) Analyst
2 19 (24.68%) Business Analyst
3 15 (19.48%) Project Manager
4 11 (14.29%) Developer
5 10 (12.99%) Digital Analyst
5 10 (12.99%) Digital Business Analyst
5 10 (12.99%) User Researcher
6 8 (10.39%) GIS Developer
7 7 (9.09%) Service Analyst
8 5 (6.49%) Service Manager
8 5 (6.49%) User Experience Researcher
9 4 (5.19%) Applications Support
9 4 (5.19%) Banking Project Manager
10 3 (3.90%) Architect
10 3 (3.90%) Delivery Manager
10 3 (3.90%) Delivery Project Manager
10 3 (3.90%) Infrastructure Manager
10 3 (3.90%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 3 (3.90%) Linux Support
10 3 (3.90%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (15.58%) REST
2 10 (12.99%) AngularJS
2 10 (12.99%) Web Services
3 8 (10.39%) Leaflet
3 8 (10.39%) PostGIS
4 4 (5.19%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (2.60%) .NET
6 1 (1.30%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.30%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.30%) CSS
6 1 (1.30%) Entity Framework
6 1 (1.30%) Express
6 1 (1.30%) Gherkin
6 1 (1.30%) HTML
6 1 (1.30%) LINQ
6 1 (1.30%) LINQ to SQL
6 1 (1.30%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (1.30%) RESTful
6 1 (1.30%) Software Packaging
6 1 (1.30%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 23 (29.87%) User Experience
2 11 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 11 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 7 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.49%) Visualisation
5 2 (2.60%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.30%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.30%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.49%) Unix
2 4 (5.19%) Linux
3 2 (2.60%) Windows
3 2 (2.60%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.30%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
3 21 (27.27%) Scrum
4 14 (18.18%) Business Analysis
5 12 (15.58%) ITIL
5 12 (15.58%) Project Management
6 10 (12.99%) BPR
6 10 (12.99%) Ethnography
6 10 (12.99%) Human Factors
7 9 (11.69%) Data Analysis
7 9 (11.69%) Migration
7 9 (11.69%) Open Source
7 9 (11.69%) Service Management
8 8 (10.39%) PRINCE2
9 7 (9.09%) Change Management
10 5 (6.49%) Agile Project Management
11 3 (3.90%) BDD
11 3 (3.90%) ITIL V3
11 3 (3.90%) Product Management
11 3 (3.90%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (15.58%) Java
2 9 (11.69%) JavaScript
3 8 (10.39%) Python
4 4 (5.19%) C
5 2 (2.60%) AWK
5 2 (2.60%) C#
5 2 (2.60%) sed
6 1 (1.30%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (20.78%) Security Cleared
2 12 (15.58%) ISEB
3 5 (6.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (5.19%) Degree
5 3 (3.90%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (2.60%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.30%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.99%) QA
2 3 (3.90%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (3.90%) SLA
3 2 (2.60%) COBIT
4 1 (1.30%) ISO22301
4 1 (1.30%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (1.30%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.30%) Docker
1 1 (1.30%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 2 (2.60%) SCCM
2 1 (1.30%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 8 (10.39%) ESRI
2 6 (7.79%) Citrix
2 6 (7.79%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.79%) Oracle
3 2 (2.60%) CA
3 2 (2.60%) Cisco
3 2 (2.60%) Nimsoft
4 1 (1.30%) Ab Initio
4 1 (1.30%) Avaya
4 1 (1.30%) BMC
4 1 (1.30%) FrontRange
4 1 (1.30%) HP
4 1 (1.30%) IBM
4 1 (1.30%) Mitel
4 1 (1.30%) Remedy
4 1 (1.30%) ServiceNow
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £150 - £180 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Be-IT Resourcing
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