The table below looks at the statistics for Service Delivery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Delivery over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Delivery
Rank 35 42 41
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -1
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.41% 0.71% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.88% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £260 £413 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.96% -8.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
- +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+18.33% -
Service Delivery
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
199 228 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 81.89% 80.57% 79.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 137 154
Median daily rate £375 £340 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% -9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 12
Median hourly rate £20.25 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.72% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.65 £16.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.85 £37.50 £38.02
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Service Delivery
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent 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 Kent

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Service Delivery Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Service Delivery
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Service Delivery Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 Kent region with a requirement for Service Delivery.

1 4 (40.00%) Migration
2 3 (30.00%) Polycom
2 3 (30.00%) Skype for Business
2 3 (30.00%) REST
2 3 (30.00%) Ansible
2 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (30.00%) Perl
2 3 (30.00%) MySQL
2 3 (30.00%) MS Office
2 3 (30.00%) SOAP
2 3 (30.00%) Python
2 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Avaya
2 3 (30.00%) Skype
3 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (20.00%) Nagios
3 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (20.00%) PBX
3 2 (20.00%) Kerberos
3 2 (20.00%) NFS
3 2 (20.00%) LDAP
3 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 2 (20.00%) LAMP
3 2 (20.00%) Debian
3 2 (20.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) VMware ESX

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 3 (30.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Skype
2 2 (20.00%) Asterisk PBX
2 2 (20.00%) Kerberos
2 2 (20.00%) LDAP
2 2 (20.00%) PBX
2 2 (20.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (20.00%) Subversion
2 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Help Desk Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Help Desk Support
3 2 (20.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Help Desk Support
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Service Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Service Desk Support
3 2 (20.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Service Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Deployment Manager
4 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
4 1 (10.00%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Telephony Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) REST
1 3 (30.00%) SOAP
2 2 (20.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (10.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Debian
2 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (20.00%) Application Packaging
2 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Service Management
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Perl
1 3 (30.00%) Python
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (20.00%) FreeRADIUS
1 2 (20.00%) Gluster
1 2 (20.00%) NFS
1 2 (20.00%) SpamAssassin
1 2 (20.00%) Squid
1 2 (20.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Ansible
2 2 (20.00%) Cacti
2 2 (20.00%) Nagios
3 1 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Avaya
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (30.00%) Polycom
2 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (20.00%) VMware