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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Delivery over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Delivery
Rank 24 37 51
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +14
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 48 29 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 6.58% 3.82% 1.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.02% 5.47% 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 5 4
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £258 £417
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £495 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Average hourly rate £14.85 - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £12.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+48.05% -19.38%
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
532 530 496
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 72.88% 69.74% 80.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 267 260
Average daily rate £400 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £533
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 29 20
Average hourly rate £21.75 £31.25 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.40% +76.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £9.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £37.00 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.33 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-1.07% -5.23%

Service Delivery
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Service Delivery across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Delivery within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 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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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
Welwyn Garden City +9 12 £352 -
Watford +2 6 £300 -18.36% 1
Hemel Hempstead -1 6 £165 -
Stevenage +3 4 - - 2
Hertford - 3 £538 -
Service Delivery
East of England

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 40 (56.34%) ITIL
2 20 (28.17%) Windows
3 19 (26.76%) SQL Server
3 19 (26.76%) Microsoft
4 16 (22.54%) Firewall
5 14 (19.72%) VMware
5 14 (19.72%) PRINCE2
5 14 (19.72%) Oracle
6 13 (18.31%) Project Management
7 12 (16.90%) Information Security
8 11 (15.49%) SharePoint
8 11 (15.49%) Change Control
9 10 (14.08%) LAN
9 10 (14.08%) WAN
9 10 (14.08%) SQL
9 10 (14.08%) McAfee
9 10 (14.08%) Service Management
9 10 (14.08%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (12.68%) Citrix
10 9 (12.68%) MS Office
10 9 (12.68%) Active Directory
10 9 (12.68%) Big Data
11 8 (11.27%) Infrastructure Management
11 8 (11.27%) HP
11 8 (11.27%) ETL
11 8 (11.27%) Web Services
11 8 (11.27%) Management Information System
11 8 (11.27%) Amazon AWS
11 8 (11.27%) UAG
11 8 (11.27%) Data Protection

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 11 (15.49%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.04%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.04%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (5.63%) WorkSite
4 3 (4.23%) Apache Solr
5 2 (2.82%) IIS
6 1 (1.41%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.41%) ColdFusion
6 1 (1.41%) Lync
6 1 (1.41%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (12.68%) MS Office
2 5 (7.04%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.82%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.23%) Maximo
2 2 (2.82%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.27%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (7.04%) SaaS
3 3 (4.23%) PaaS
3 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (22.54%) Firewall
2 10 (14.08%) WAN
2 10 (14.08%) LAN
3 5 (7.04%) FTP
3 5 (7.04%) TCP/IP
4 4 (5.63%) VPN
4 4 (5.63%) DNS
4 4 (5.63%) DHCP
4 4 (5.63%) MPLS
5 3 (4.23%) SAN
5 3 (4.23%) VoIP
6 2 (2.82%) Internet
6 2 (2.82%) Ethernet
6 2 (2.82%) Wireless
6 2 (2.82%) Reverse Proxy
6 2 (2.82%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (1.41%) Ethereal
7 1 (1.41%) Wireshark
7 1 (1.41%) Broadband
7 1 (1.41%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (26.76%) SQL Server
2 9 (12.68%) Big Data
3 5 (7.04%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.23%) Amazon Redshift
4 3 (4.23%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (4.23%) Hadoop
4 3 (4.23%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.23%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.82%) DTS
6 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.41%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (2.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.41%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.41%) ClearCase
General
1 8 (11.27%) Telecoms
2 5 (7.04%) Legal
3 4 (5.63%) Publishing
3 4 (5.63%) Finance
4 2 (2.82%) Local Government
5 1 (1.41%) Retail
5 1 (1.41%) Billing
Job Titles
1 14 (19.72%) Project Manager
1 14 (19.72%) Service Manager
2 10 (14.08%) Architect
3 7 (9.86%) Analyst
3 7 (9.86%) Delivery Manager
4 6 (8.45%) Services Delivery Manager
5 5 (7.04%) Data Architect
5 5 (7.04%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (5.63%) Administrator
6 4 (5.63%) Support Analyst
7 3 (4.23%) Release Manager
7 3 (4.23%) Deployment Manager
7 3 (4.23%) Technical Manager
7 3 (4.23%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (4.23%) IT Project Manager
7 3 (4.23%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (4.23%) IT Services Manager
7 3 (4.23%) Transition Manager
7 3 (4.23%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.23%) Service Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.27%) Web Services
2 5 (7.04%) XML
2 5 (7.04%) .NET
3 4 (5.63%) HTML
3 4 (5.63%) Middleware
4 3 (4.23%) REST
4 3 (4.23%) SOAP
4 3 (4.23%) ASP.NET
5 2 (2.82%) DHTML
5 2 (2.82%) ADO.NET
5 2 (2.82%) Razor View Engine
5 2 (2.82%) WinForms
5 2 (2.82%) Ajax
5 2 (2.82%) .NET Framework
5 2 (2.82%) jQuery
5 2 (2.82%) SAP PI
6 1 (1.41%) CSS
6 1 (1.41%) JSP
6 1 (1.41%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.27%) Management Information System
1 8 (11.27%) PKI
1 8 (11.27%) Data Integration
2 6 (8.45%) Data Protection Act
3 5 (7.04%) GIS
4 4 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.23%) CMDB
6 2 (2.82%) NHS
6 2 (2.82%) Clustering
6 2 (2.82%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (1.41%) Statistics
7 1 (1.41%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.41%) PMI
7 1 (1.41%) Social Media
7 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 20 (28.17%) Windows
2 7 (9.86%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (9.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (8.45%) Linux
3 6 (8.45%) Windows 7
4 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (4.23%) UNIX
4 3 (4.23%) Windows XP
5 2 (2.82%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (2.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.82%) Android
6 1 (1.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (56.34%) ITIL
2 14 (19.72%) PRINCE2
3 13 (18.31%) Project Management
4 12 (16.90%) Information Security
5 11 (15.49%) Change Control
6 10 (14.08%) Service Management
7 8 (11.27%) ETL
7 8 (11.27%) Migration
7 8 (11.27%) Infrastructure Management
7 8 (11.27%) Data Protection
8 7 (9.86%) Configuration Management
8 7 (9.86%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (9.86%) Quality Management
9 6 (8.45%) Change Management
9 6 (8.45%) Data Architecture
10 5 (7.04%) Data Migration
10 5 (7.04%) Resource Management
10 5 (7.04%) ITSM
10 5 (7.04%) Process Management
10 5 (7.04%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 10 (14.08%) SQL
2 4 (5.63%) JavaScript
3 3 (4.23%) VBScript
4 2 (2.82%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.82%) C#
4 2 (2.82%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.41%) C
5 1 (1.41%) Java
5 1 (1.41%) Perl
5 1 (1.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (11.27%) Security Cleared
2 6 (8.45%) Degree
2 6 (8.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 4 (5.63%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (5.63%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (4.23%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.82%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.82%) MCSE
5 2 (2.82%) CCNP
5 2 (2.82%) CCNA
6 1 (1.41%) ISEB
6 1 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.41%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.45%) SLA
2 4 (5.63%) QA
System Software
1 10 (14.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (12.68%) Active Directory
3 8 (11.27%) UAG
4 6 (8.45%) vSphere
5 4 (5.63%) Hyper-V
5 4 (5.63%) XenApp
5 4 (5.63%) XenServer
6 2 (2.82%) VMware ESX
6 2 (2.82%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (8.45%) Norton AntiVirus
1 6 (8.45%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.41%) SCOrch
2 1 (1.41%) SCSM
2 1 (1.41%) SCCM
2 1 (1.41%) SCOM
2 1 (1.41%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 19 (26.76%) Microsoft
2 14 (19.72%) Oracle
2 14 (19.72%) VMware
3 10 (14.08%) McAfee
4 9 (12.68%) Citrix
5 8 (11.27%) HP
6 7 (9.86%) Symantec
7 5 (7.04%) Cisco
7 5 (7.04%) Trend Micro
8 3 (4.23%) F5
8 3 (4.23%) Vertica
8 3 (4.23%) Infobright
8 3 (4.23%) ESRI
8 3 (4.23%) IBM
8 3 (4.23%) BMC
9 2 (2.82%) CA
9 2 (2.82%) Hyperion
9 2 (2.82%) NetApp
9 2 (2.82%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.82%) Apple
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