The table below looks at the statistics for Service Delivery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Knutsford 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 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Delivery
Rank - - 16
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford - - 4.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £337
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £384
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -2.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £13.00 £14.33
% change year-on-year
+65.38% -9.29%
Service Delivery
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
68 46 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 70.10% 64.79% 76.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 26 34
Average daily rate £425 £400 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.77
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Service Delivery
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

Service Delivery Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Service Delivery Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

Service Delivery
Hourly Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Service Delivery Hourly Rate Trend in Knutsford

Service Delivery
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Apple
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) SQL

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Delivery Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Service Level Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Service Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Services Delivery Manager
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Apple
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) VMware