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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Delivery
Rank 56 54 64
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +10
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 30 38 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.57% 2.27% 1.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.13% 2.79% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 13
Median daily rate £450 £381 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.03% -4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £210 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £431 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £17.50 £14.88
% change year-on-year
+24.28% +17.64%
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
960 1361 982
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 82.26% 81.35% 80.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 552 727 548
Median daily rate £385 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.64% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £285 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 9
Median hourly rate £42.50 £15.75 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+169.84% -0.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.71 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £40.38 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 21 (36.21%) Service Management
2 19 (32.76%) Finance
3 16 (27.59%) Windows
4 15 (25.86%) ITIL
5 13 (22.41%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (22.41%) Banking
6 11 (18.97%) IBM
7 10 (17.24%) Mainframe
7 10 (17.24%) SLA
7 10 (17.24%) Law
8 9 (15.52%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (15.52%) Tandem
8 9 (15.52%) FTP
8 9 (15.52%) Unix
8 9 (15.52%) JCL
8 9 (15.52%) ISPF
8 9 (15.52%) iSeries
8 9 (15.52%) Data Centre
8 9 (15.52%) Time Sharing Option
9 7 (12.07%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (12.07%) ITSM
10 6 (10.34%) Project Management
10 6 (10.34%) Oracle
10 6 (10.34%) Disclosure Scotland
11 5 (8.62%) Service Design
11 5 (8.62%) MS Exchange
11 5 (8.62%) Change Management
11 5 (8.62%) Management Information System
12 4 (6.90%) Active Directory
12 4 (6.90%) MS Excel

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 5 (8.62%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (3.45%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.72%) Apache
3 1 (1.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.72%) CICS
3 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.72%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.72%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.72%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.72%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 4 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.45%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.52%) FTP
2 2 (3.45%) LAN
2 2 (3.45%) SSL
2 2 (3.45%) WAN
2 2 (3.45%) WLAN
3 1 (1.72%) BIG-IP
3 1 (1.72%) Broadband
3 1 (1.72%) SSH
3 1 (1.72%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.90%) Spatial Data
1 4 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.45%) GIS
3 1 (1.72%) DB2
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) ClearCase
1 1 (1.72%) ClearQuest
1 1 (1.72%) Hudson
1 1 (1.72%) Jenkins
General
1 19 (32.76%) Finance
2 13 (22.41%) Banking
3 10 (17.24%) Law
4 1 (1.72%) Back Office
4 1 (1.72%) Military
4 1 (1.72%) Publishing
4 1 (1.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (18.97%) Analyst
1 11 (18.97%) Developer
2 10 (17.24%) Service Manager
3 8 (13.79%) Technical Developer
4 6 (10.34%) Business Analyst
4 6 (10.34%) Delivery Manager
4 6 (10.34%) Services Delivery Manager
5 5 (8.62%) Consultant
6 4 (6.90%) Architect
7 3 (5.17%) Administrator
7 3 (5.17%) IT Manager
7 3 (5.17%) IT Support
7 3 (5.17%) Service Architect
7 3 (5.17%) Service Management Architect
8 2 (3.45%) Agile Business Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) Digital Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) Digital Business Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) GIS Project Manager
8 2 (3.45%) IT Administrator
8 2 (3.45%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.52%) ISPF
2 2 (3.45%) .NET
3 1 (1.72%) Middleware
3 1 (1.72%) SAML
3 1 (1.72%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.24%) Mainframe
2 9 (15.52%) Data Centre
2 9 (15.52%) iSeries
2 9 (15.52%) Tandem
3 7 (12.07%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (8.62%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.45%) User Experience
6 1 (1.72%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.72%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.72%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 16 (27.59%) Windows
2 9 (15.52%) Unix
3 4 (6.90%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.45%) Linux
5 1 (1.72%) AIX
5 1 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.72%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.72%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.72%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.72%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (36.21%) Service Management
2 15 (25.86%) ITIL
3 13 (22.41%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (15.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (12.07%) ITSM
6 6 (10.34%) Project Management
7 5 (8.62%) Change Management
7 5 (8.62%) Service Design
8 4 (6.90%) Agile Project Management
8 4 (6.90%) ITIL V3
8 4 (6.90%) PRINCE2
8 4 (6.90%) Waterfall
9 3 (5.17%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (5.17%) Customer Engagement
9 3 (5.17%) Requirements Management
9 3 (5.17%) Scrum
10 2 (3.45%) BDD
10 2 (3.45%) Document Management
10 2 (3.45%) Operations Management
10 2 (3.45%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.52%) JCL
2 3 (5.17%) SQL
3 2 (3.45%) C#
4 1 (1.72%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (5.17%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (3.45%) PMP
2 2 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.72%) ISEB
3 1 (1.72%) MCP
3 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (17.24%) SLA
2 6 (10.34%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 9 (15.52%) Time Sharing Option
2 4 (6.90%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.45%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.72%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) Oracle Identity Management
1 2 (3.45%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (1.72%) SCCM
2 1 (1.72%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 11 (18.97%) IBM
2 6 (10.34%) Oracle
3 4 (6.90%) Cisco
3 4 (6.90%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.17%) CA
4 3 (5.17%) Nimsoft
5 2 (3.45%) Ab Initio
6 1 (1.72%) Axway
6 1 (1.72%) Citrix
6 1 (1.72%) F5
6 1 (1.72%) IBM Sterling
6 1 (1.72%) Xerox
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