The table below looks at the statistics for Service Delivery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Delivery over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Delivery
Rank 52 41 54
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +13
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 13 22 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.74% 2.93% 2.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.34% 3.94% 3.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 10
Median daily rate £375 £475 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% -13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £215 £137
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £386
% change year-on-year
- +3.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Service Delivery
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
555 558 680
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 74.30% 74.20% 79.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 297 282 407
Median daily rate £400 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 35 24
Median hourly rate £47.50 £21.01 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+126.13% +31.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £9.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £70.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +30.76%

Service Delivery
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Service Delivery Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Delivery across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Service Delivery Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Service Delivery
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Service Delivery Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Service Delivery
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Delivery within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford +3 10 £263 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £375 -
Service Delivery
East of England

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Service Delivery.

1 11 (39.29%) Finance
2 9 (32.14%) ITIL
3 8 (28.57%) Windows
4 7 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 7 (25.00%) Change Management
5 6 (21.43%) Migration
5 6 (21.43%) PRINCE2
5 6 (21.43%) SharePoint
5 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (17.86%) SCCM
6 5 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (14.29%) NHS
7 4 (14.29%) MCSE
7 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 4 (14.29%) MCP
7 4 (14.29%) Supplier Management
7 4 (14.29%) Local Government
7 4 (14.29%) Windows 7
7 4 (14.29%) SaaS
7 4 (14.29%) PaaS
7 4 (14.29%) OneDrive
7 4 (14.29%) IaaS
7 4 (14.29%) Information Governance
8 3 (10.71%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (10.71%) ITIL V3
8 3 (10.71%) Dependency Management
8 3 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (10.71%) Office 365
8 3 (10.71%) HP Quality Center

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 6 (21.43%) SharePoint
2 3 (10.71%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Office
1 3 (10.71%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (10.71%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) IaaS
1 4 (14.29%) OneDrive
1 4 (14.29%) PaaS
1 4 (14.29%) SaaS
2 3 (10.71%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) PVCS
1 1 (3.57%) SoapUI
1 1 (3.57%) TestDirector
General
1 11 (39.29%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Local Government
3 3 (10.71%) Retail
4 1 (3.57%) Legal
4 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (17.86%) Delivery Manager
1 5 (17.86%) Desktop Support
1 5 (17.86%) Service Manager
1 5 (17.86%) Services Delivery Manager
2 4 (14.29%) Administrator
2 4 (14.29%) Architect
2 4 (14.29%) Cloud Architect
2 4 (14.29%) Cloud Solutions Architect
2 4 (14.29%) IT Manager
2 4 (14.29%) IT Services Delivery Manager
2 4 (14.29%) IT Services Manager
2 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
2 4 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (10.71%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Project Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) IT Administrator
4 2 (7.14%) Project Administrator
4 2 (7.14%) Project Coordinator
4 2 (7.14%) Quality Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) Middleware
1 1 (3.57%) SOAP
1 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (14.29%) NHS
3 1 (3.57%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.57%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (3.57%) iPad
3 1 (3.57%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.57%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 8 (28.57%) Windows
2 4 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 2 (7.14%) Android
3 2 (7.14%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.57%) Linux
4 1 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) ITIL
2 7 (25.00%) Change Management
3 6 (21.43%) Migration
3 6 (21.43%) PRINCE2
4 5 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (14.29%) Information Governance
5 4 (14.29%) Supplier Management
6 3 (10.71%) Business Continuity
6 3 (10.71%) Configuration Management
6 3 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (10.71%) Data Migration
6 3 (10.71%) Dependency Management
6 3 (10.71%) Incident Management
6 3 (10.71%) ITIL V3
6 3 (10.71%) Service Management
7 2 (7.14%) Problem Management
7 2 (7.14%) Project Management
8 1 (3.57%) Knowledge Management
8 1 (3.57%) Release Management
8 1 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) MCP
1 4 (14.29%) MCSE
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (10.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
3 2 (7.14%) Degree
4 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) SLA
2 2 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 7 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) SCCM
2 3 (10.71%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (3.57%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) HP
3 1 (3.57%) IBM
3 1 (3.57%) Intel Security
3 1 (3.57%) Juniper
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle
3 1 (3.57%) SAP