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 22 October 2014 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Delivery
Rank 71 72 52
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -20
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 9 5 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.70% 0.43% 1.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 0.60% 2.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 4
Average daily rate
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£288 £375 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.33% -28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £375 £448
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £375 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £352 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.64% +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £17.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.75 £16.75 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-11.94% -
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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
925 837 679
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 72.38% 71.78% 67.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 536 404 322
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £510 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 18 18
Average hourly rate £15.77 £17.75 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.15% -26.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £4.65 £12.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.80 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £28.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.28% +3.63%

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 22 October 2014.

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 22 October 2014, 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 12 (42.86%) Finance
2 8 (28.57%) ITIL
2 8 (28.57%) Banking
3 6 (21.43%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (21.43%) MS Office
3 6 (21.43%) Service Management
4 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
4 5 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (14.29%) SLA
5 4 (14.29%) Windows
5 4 (14.29%) Migration
6 3 (10.71%) Project Management
6 3 (10.71%) Asset Management
7 2 (7.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (7.14%) Investment Management
7 2 (7.14%) Data Migration
7 2 (7.14%) Learning Management System
7 2 (7.14%) Windows 7
7 2 (7.14%) Business Process Improvement
7 2 (7.14%) Data Quality
7 2 (7.14%) Business Transformation
7 2 (7.14%) Information Management
7 2 (7.14%) Business Analysis
7 2 (7.14%) Supplier Management
7 2 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (7.14%) Retail Banking
7 2 (7.14%) Adobe Captivate
7 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (7.14%) Retail
7 2 (7.14%) Teradata

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (21.43%) MS Office
2 2 (7.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (7.14%) Adobe Captivate
2 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.57%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (3.57%) assyst
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle EBS R12
General
1 12 (42.86%) Finance
2 8 (28.57%) Banking
3 2 (7.14%) Retail Banking
3 2 (7.14%) Retail
4 1 (3.57%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Analyst
2 6 (21.43%) Delivery Manager
2 6 (21.43%) Services Delivery Manager
2 6 (21.43%) Service Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Project Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Business Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Senior Operations Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Operations Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Head of Service Delivery
4 2 (7.14%) Designer
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Services Delivery Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Service Manager
4 2 (7.14%) PMO Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (7.14%) IT Operations Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Manager
5 1 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (3.57%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Learning Management System
1 2 (7.14%) E-Learning
1 2 (7.14%) SCORM
1 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.57%) Reference Data
2 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Windows
2 2 (7.14%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) ITIL
2 6 (21.43%) Service Management
3 5 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (14.29%) Migration
5 3 (10.71%) Project Management
5 3 (10.71%) Asset Management
6 2 (7.14%) Investment Management
6 2 (7.14%) Data Migration
6 2 (7.14%) Business Process Improvement
6 2 (7.14%) Business Transformation
6 2 (7.14%) Information Management
6 2 (7.14%) Business Analysis
6 2 (7.14%) Supplier Management
6 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (7.14%) Business Continuity
6 2 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.57%) Workflow
7 1 (3.57%) Quality Management
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.57%) MCP
2 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) SLA
2 2 (7.14%) Data Quality
3 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) Teradata
2 2 (7.14%) Adobe
3 1 (3.57%) Citrix
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle
3 1 (3.57%) BI-SAM
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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