The table below looks at the statistics for Service Delivery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Delivery over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Delivery
Rank 49 31 49
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +18
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 8 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.65% 3.76% 1.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.39% 5.31% 2.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 3
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +50.94%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £340
% change year-on-year
- +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £29.00 - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.57 £13.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+12.07% -27.77%
Service Delivery
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
335 226 334
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 68.93% 70.85% 77.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 107 181
Average daily rate £400 £393 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.78% +4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 18 37
Average hourly rate £40.00 £14.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+175.86% -61.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.40 £12.75 £34.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.30 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

Service Delivery
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Service Delivery Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Service Delivery Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Service Delivery
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Service Delivery Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Service Delivery
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester -1 6 £400 +6.66% 1
Cirencester - - - -
Service Delivery
South West

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 17 (70.83%) Security Cleared
2 14 (58.33%) SLA
3 10 (41.67%) Finance
3 10 (41.67%) DV Cleared
4 8 (33.33%) Business Development
4 8 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 7 (29.17%) SC Cleared
5 7 (29.17%) ITIL
6 5 (20.83%) Windows
6 5 (20.83%) Remedy
6 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (16.67%) Problem Management
7 4 (16.67%) Incident Management
8 3 (12.50%) MCTS
8 3 (12.50%) Military
8 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
8 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2
8 3 (12.50%) UNIX
8 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
9 2 (8.33%) People Management
9 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (8.33%) Windows XP
9 2 (8.33%) SMS
9 2 (8.33%) MSI
9 2 (8.33%) Project Management
9 2 (8.33%) Publishing
9 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 3 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Project
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) SMS
2 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MSI
General
1 10 (41.67%) Finance
2 8 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 3 (12.50%) Military
4 2 (8.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Service Manager
2 9 (37.50%) Services Delivery Manager
2 9 (37.50%) Delivery Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 3 (12.50%) Team Leader
3 3 (12.50%) Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Applications Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Service Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Report Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Deployment Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Performance Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Performance Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Service Performance Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Report Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Service Performance Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Service Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Applications Development Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Applications Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.17%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Windows
1 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (12.50%) UNIX
3 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (8.33%) Windows XP
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Business Development
2 7 (29.17%) ITIL
3 4 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 4 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 2 (8.33%) Project Management
5 2 (8.33%) Service Management
5 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (8.33%) Programme Management
5 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.33%) Asset Management
5 2 (8.33%) Information Management
5 2 (8.33%) People Management
6 1 (4.17%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (4.17%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (4.17%) Network Design
6 1 (4.17%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.17%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (70.83%) Security Cleared
2 10 (41.67%) DV Cleared
3 7 (29.17%) SC Cleared
4 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (12.50%) MCTS
5 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (4.17%) CCNP
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (4.17%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (58.33%) SLA
2 1 (4.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) WSUS
1 2 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Remedy
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco