The first table below looks at the demand for Service Delivery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Delivery over the 3 months to 24 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 Guildford 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Delivery
Rank 29 31 17
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -14
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 3 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 1.38% 0.94% 5.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.86% 1.35% 8.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 5
Average daily rate £445 £283 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.52% -37.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £353 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £15.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -13.04%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
161 148 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 73.85% 69.48% 67.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 70 40
Average daily rate £368 £375 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £175 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 20 7
Average hourly rate £33.50 £50.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.66% +44.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.78 £26.25 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £165.00 £53.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +20.75%
Service Delivery
Surrey

Service Delivery
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Service Delivery Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Service Delivery Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Delivery across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Service Delivery Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

Service Delivery
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Service Delivery Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 11 (55.00%) Telecoms
1 11 (55.00%) Degree
2 10 (50.00%) ITIL
3 7 (35.00%) PRINCE2
3 7 (35.00%) Project Management
4 6 (30.00%) Ericsson
4 6 (30.00%) QA
4 6 (30.00%) Project Planning
4 6 (30.00%) Quality Management
4 6 (30.00%) Change Management
4 6 (30.00%) Business Development
5 5 (25.00%) Service Management
5 5 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
5 5 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (25.00%) PMP
5 5 (25.00%) PMI Certification
5 5 (25.00%) HND
6 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (15.00%) Six Sigma
6 3 (15.00%) Lean Six Sigma
6 3 (15.00%) Time Management
7 2 (10.00%) FMCG
7 2 (10.00%) Validation
7 2 (10.00%) ITSM
7 2 (10.00%) SLA
8 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
8 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (5.00%) SAP
8 1 (5.00%) Release Management

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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.

General
1 11 (55.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Quality Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Business Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Service Transition Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Service Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Services Delivery Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) FMCG
2 1 (5.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) ITIL
2 7 (35.00%) PRINCE2
2 7 (35.00%) Project Management
3 6 (30.00%) Quality Management
3 6 (30.00%) Change Management
3 6 (30.00%) Project Planning
3 6 (30.00%) Business Development
4 5 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
4 5 (25.00%) Service Management
4 5 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (15.00%) Six Sigma
5 3 (15.00%) Lean Six Sigma
5 3 (15.00%) Time Management
6 2 (10.00%) ITSM
6 2 (10.00%) Validation
7 1 (5.00%) Budget Control
7 1 (5.00%) ITIL V3
7 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (5.00%) Service Continuity Management
7 1 (5.00%) Release Management
Qualifications
1 11 (55.00%) Degree
2 5 (25.00%) HND
2 5 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (25.00%) PMP
2 5 (25.00%) PMI Certification
3 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) QA
2 2 (10.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Ericsson
2 1 (5.00%) SAP
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft