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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Services Delivery
South East / Kent
Rank 42 43 40
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 1 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.36% 1.97% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 2.63% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 1
Median daily rate £510 £375 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.00% -12.79%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £21.50 £15.88
% change year-on-year
-13.95% +35.43%

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
229 266 205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 83.58% 74.93% 72.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 213 119
Median daily rate £375 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £210 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 13
Median hourly rate £27.38 £170.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-83.89% +325.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

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
Contract Job Locations in Kent

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 Kent region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 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
Maidstone - 1 £510 -
Service Delivery
South East

Service Delivery
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) SLA
1 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (60.00%) Contract Management
2 2 (40.00%) Line Management
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Electronics
3 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
General
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Services Delivery Manager
2 3 (60.00%) Delivery Manager
2 3 (60.00%) IT Manager
2 3 (60.00%) Service Manager
3 2 (40.00%) IT Operations Manager
3 2 (40.00%) IT Services Delivery Manager
3 2 (40.00%) IT Services Manager
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL Manager
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL Service Delivery Manager
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL Service Manager
3 2 (40.00%) Operations Manager
3 2 (40.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (20.00%) Delivery Project Manager
4 1 (20.00%) Deployment Manager
4 1 (20.00%) Digital Programme Manager
4 1 (20.00%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (20.00%) Programme Manager
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Manager
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Programme Manager
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Contract Management
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) SAP