The table below looks at the statistics for Service Delivery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Delivery over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Delivery
Rank 21 - 24
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 1.96% - 1.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.41% - 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £430 - £351
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £15.75 £13.25
% change year-on-year
+36.50% +18.86%
Service Delivery
West Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
83 121 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 81.37% 80.13% 81.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 109 91
Average daily rate £373 £396 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.93% +7.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

Service Delivery
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

Service Delivery Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Service Delivery Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

Service Delivery
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) DB2
2 3 (50.00%) SAP
2 3 (50.00%) AIX
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) ClearCase
2 3 (50.00%) IBM
2 3 (50.00%) ClearQuest
2 3 (50.00%) Mainframe
2 3 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (50.00%) IBM Integration Bus
2 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) IBM Certification
3 2 (33.33%) IBM WebSphere Certification
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Banking
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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 (50.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) DB2
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) ClearCase
1 3 (50.00%) ClearQuest
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) HR Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Lead Project Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Pensions Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Service Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (50.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) AIX
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
1 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) IBM Certification
1 2 (33.33%) IBM WebSphere Certification
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) IBM
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
1 3 (50.00%) SAP