The first table below looks at the demand for Service Delivery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Delivery over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Essex region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Delivery
Rank 53 36 24
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -12
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 13 12 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.66% 2.83% 4.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.20% 4.15% 6.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 13
Average daily rate £248 £350 £125
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.28% +180.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £268 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £670 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.49 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-26.52% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
591 289 293
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 75.58% 68.16% 67.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 344 139 150
Average daily rate £400 £330 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £212 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £451 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 57 39
Average hourly rate £31.63 £33.00 £27.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.16% +19.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £25.80 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.75 £46.00 £43.82
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
Service Delivery
East of England

Service Delivery
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Service Delivery Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Service Delivery Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Delivery across the Essex region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Service Delivery Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

Service Delivery
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Service Delivery Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Service Delivery
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Delivery within the Essex region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Colchester +3 3 £325 -7.14% 4
Chelmsford -6 2 £115 -60.00% 1
Brentwood - 1 £600 -
Basildon - - - -
Harlow - - - -
Service Delivery
East of England

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 10 (66.67%) SLA
2 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (33.33%) ITIL
3 5 (33.33%) Finance
3 5 (33.33%) Legal
4 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (26.67%) Windows
5 3 (20.00%) Apple
5 3 (20.00%) Banking
5 3 (20.00%) Blackberry
5 3 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (20.00%) Migration
5 3 (20.00%) Android
6 2 (13.33%) Performance Management
6 2 (13.33%) Marketing
6 2 (13.33%) Degree
6 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
6 2 (13.33%) Lync
6 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
6 2 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (13.33%) NHS
6 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
6 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
6 2 (13.33%) MS Office
7 1 (6.67%) SAP
7 1 (6.67%) MCP
7 1 (6.67%) Java
7 1 (6.67%) PHP

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 3 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (13.33%) Lync
2 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (6.67%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) DHCP
1 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.67%) DNS
1 1 (6.67%) SAN
1 1 (6.67%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
1 5 (33.33%) Legal
2 3 (20.00%) Banking
3 2 (13.33%) Marketing
4 1 (6.67%) Publishing
4 1 (6.67%) Back Office
4 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Support Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Desktop Support
3 3 (20.00%) Service Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Desktop Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Services Delivery Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Service Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) IT Director
5 1 (6.67%) Chief Information Officer
5 1 (6.67%) Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Programme Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Support
5 1 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (6.67%) Services Delivery Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
1 1 (6.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (13.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Android
3 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
4 1 (6.67%) Linux
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) ITIL
2 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Management
5 1 (6.67%) OO
5 1 (6.67%) CRM
5 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.67%) Benchmarking
5 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
5 1 (6.67%) IT Governance
5 1 (6.67%) Service Management
5 1 (6.67%) ITSM
5 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
5 1 (6.67%) Workflow
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (6.67%) Change Control
5 1 (6.67%) Investment Management
5 1 (6.67%) Resource Management
5 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) Java
1 1 (6.67%) PHP
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
1 1 (6.67%) VB
1 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
1 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
1 2 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (6.67%) MCP
2 1 (6.67%) MCSE
2 1 (6.67%) MCSA
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.67%) MCITP
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Apple
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) SAP
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco
3 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (6.67%) JD Edwards
3 1 (6.67%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) SonicWALL
3 1 (6.67%) Barracuda Networks
Chelmsford
Hudson - London
Rate: £20.00 - £25.00 per hour
Posted: 23 days ago
Essex
Annapurna
Rate: £650 - £800 per annum
Posted: 28 days ago