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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Delivery over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Delivery
Rank 62 61 67
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 31 20 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.05% 1.38% 1.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.51% 1.72% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 9
Median daily rate £370 £485 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.71% +49.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £312 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £540 £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £378 £353
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £20.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £20.00 £12.49
% change year-on-year
+15.00% +60.12%
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
1235 1162 945
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 81.63% 80.19% 75.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 713 663 547
Median daily rate £411 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 17 17
Median hourly rate £20.50 £35.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.42% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.95 £13.85 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £180.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -1.61%

Service Delivery
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh 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 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 4 May 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 4 May 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Service Delivery.

1 33 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (36.51%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (22.22%) Finance
4 11 (17.46%) Banking
5 10 (15.87%) Scrum
5 10 (15.87%) Project Management
5 10 (15.87%) ITIL
5 10 (15.87%) User Experience
6 9 (14.29%) Open Source
6 9 (14.29%) GIS
7 8 (12.70%) Management Information System
7 8 (12.70%) BPR
7 8 (12.70%) Java
7 8 (12.70%) JIRA
7 8 (12.70%) Cucumber
7 8 (12.70%) QA
7 8 (12.70%) Selenium
8 7 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
8 7 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (11.11%) Agile Project Management
8 7 (11.11%) PostGIS
8 7 (11.11%) AngularJS
8 7 (11.11%) Gradle
8 7 (11.11%) Leaflet
8 7 (11.11%) NoSQL
8 7 (11.11%) REST
8 7 (11.11%) JBehave
8 7 (11.11%) GeoServer
8 7 (11.11%) OpenLayers
8 7 (11.11%) Maven

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 7 (11.11%) GeoServer
2 3 (4.76%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.76%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.17%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.59%) Apache
4 1 (1.59%) CMS
4 1 (1.59%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.59%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.59%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (4.76%) MS Excel
1 3 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.76%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.17%) Broadband
1 2 (3.17%) Network Security
1 2 (3.17%) VPN
2 1 (1.59%) BIG-IP
2 1 (1.59%) FTP
2 1 (1.59%) SSH
2 1 (1.59%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.29%) GIS
2 7 (11.11%) NoSQL
3 4 (6.35%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (12.70%) Cucumber
1 8 (12.70%) JIRA
1 8 (12.70%) Selenium
2 7 (11.11%) Gradle
2 7 (11.11%) JBehave
2 7 (11.11%) Maven
3 2 (3.17%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.59%) Hudson
4 1 (1.59%) JMeter
4 1 (1.59%) WebDriver
General
1 14 (22.22%) Finance
2 11 (17.46%) Banking
3 2 (3.17%) Law
3 2 (3.17%) Retail
3 2 (3.17%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.59%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.59%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (26.98%) Analyst
2 13 (20.63%) Business Analyst
3 10 (15.87%) Developer
3 10 (15.87%) Project Manager
4 8 (12.70%) Digital Analyst
4 8 (12.70%) Digital Business Analyst
5 7 (11.11%) GIS Developer
6 5 (7.94%) Service Analyst
6 5 (7.94%) Service Manager
7 4 (6.35%) Agile Business Analyst
7 4 (6.35%) Consultant
7 4 (6.35%) IT Manager
8 3 (4.76%) Delivery Manager
8 3 (4.76%) Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (4.76%) IT Services Manager
8 3 (4.76%) IT Support
8 3 (4.76%) Technical Manager
8 3 (4.76%) Technical Project Manager
8 3 (4.76%) User Researcher
9 2 (3.17%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.11%) AngularJS
1 7 (11.11%) Leaflet
1 7 (11.11%) OpenLayers
1 7 (11.11%) PostGIS
1 7 (11.11%) REST
1 7 (11.11%) Web Services
2 3 (4.76%) .NET
3 2 (3.17%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (1.59%) Gherkin
4 1 (1.59%) ISPF
4 1 (1.59%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.87%) User Experience
2 8 (12.70%) Management Information System
3 7 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (7.94%) Data Centre
5 3 (4.76%) Mainframe
6 2 (3.17%) Blackberry
6 2 (3.17%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.59%) iSeries
7 1 (1.59%) Social Media
7 1 (1.59%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.11%) Windows
2 2 (3.17%) Unix
2 2 (3.17%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.59%) Linux
3 1 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.59%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (36.51%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (15.87%) ITIL
3 10 (15.87%) Project Management
3 10 (15.87%) Scrum
4 9 (14.29%) Open Source
5 8 (12.70%) BPR
6 7 (11.11%) Agile Project Management
6 7 (11.11%) Service Management
7 6 (9.52%) Migration
7 6 (9.52%) Service Design
8 5 (7.94%) Business Analysis
8 5 (7.94%) Data Analysis
8 5 (7.94%) PRINCE2
9 4 (6.35%) BDD
9 4 (6.35%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (6.35%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (4.76%) Human Factors
10 3 (4.76%) Programme Management
10 3 (4.76%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.70%) Java
2 7 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 7 (11.11%) Python
3 3 (4.76%) C#
4 2 (3.17%) SQL
5 1 (1.59%) JCL
Qualifications
1 5 (7.94%) ISEB
2 4 (6.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (6.35%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.17%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.17%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.70%) QA
2 7 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (6.35%) SLA
4 1 (1.59%) WCAG
System Software
1 3 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.17%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (1.59%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 2 (3.17%) SCCM
1 2 (3.17%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 7 (11.11%) ESRI
2 4 (6.35%) Oracle
3 3 (4.76%) Ab Initio
3 3 (4.76%) Citrix
3 3 (4.76%) IBM
4 2 (3.17%) Cisco
4 2 (3.17%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.59%) CA
5 1 (1.59%) F5
5 1 (1.59%) Nimsoft
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