The table below looks at the statistics for Service Delivery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Delivery over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Delivery
Rank 38 55 50
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -5
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 40 19 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 3.66% 2.12% 3.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.78% 2.70% 4.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 1 13
Average daily rate
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£425 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £350 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £350 £374
UK excluding London average daily rate £392 £353 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.06% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £9.00 £17.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.57% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.75 £16.35 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-9.78% -3.82%
Service Delivery
West Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
836 705 842
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 76.42% 78.68% 78.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 557 409 450
Average daily rate £363 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £465 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 18 12
Average hourly rate £13.50 £45.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.00% +221.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £15.00 £10.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £80.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £28.00 £26.90
% change year-on-year
-10.71% +4.08%

Service Delivery
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Service Delivery Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Service Delivery Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Delivery across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

Service Delivery Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Service Delivery
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Service Delivery Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 38 (50.67%) ITIL
2 37 (49.33%) Service Management
3 15 (20.00%) Capacity Management
4 13 (17.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 12 (16.00%) GAP Analysis
6 11 (14.67%) Oracle
6 11 (14.67%) Finance
6 11 (14.67%) Business Continuity
7 10 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (13.33%) Management Information System
7 10 (13.33%) Supplier Management
7 10 (13.33%) Project Management
8 8 (10.67%) Load Testing
8 8 (10.67%) IBM
9 7 (9.33%) QA
9 7 (9.33%) Problem Management
9 7 (9.33%) Release Management
9 7 (9.33%) WebSphere
10 6 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (8.00%) SQL Server
11 5 (6.67%) Linux
11 5 (6.67%) Configuration Management
11 5 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (5.33%) Oracle Workflow
12 4 (5.33%) Risk Management
12 4 (5.33%) Workflow
12 4 (5.33%) Ruby
12 4 (5.33%) Workflow Management
12 4 (5.33%) Mainframe
12 4 (5.33%) ITIL Certification

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 7 (9.33%) WebSphere
2 4 (5.33%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (5.33%) Apache
3 3 (4.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.00%) JBoss
3 3 (4.00%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 1 (1.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.33%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (1.33%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.00%) HTTP
2 1 (1.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.33%) DB2
3 3 (4.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.33%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (5.33%) ClearQuest
1 4 (5.33%) ClearCase
2 3 (4.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.00%) Subversion
3 1 (1.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.33%) JUnit
3 1 (1.33%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (1.33%) NUnit
General
1 11 (14.67%) Finance
2 2 (2.67%) Legal
2 2 (2.67%) Banking
3 1 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (25.33%) Delivery Manager
2 16 (21.33%) Service Manager
3 14 (18.67%) Services Delivery Manager
4 13 (17.33%) Analyst
5 11 (14.67%) Service Analyst
6 10 (13.33%) Service Management Analyst
7 9 (12.00%) Capacity Manager
8 5 (6.67%) Project Manager
8 5 (6.67%) Developer
9 4 (5.33%) Architect
10 3 (4.00%) Cloud Engineer
10 3 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
10 3 (4.00%) IT Services Manager
11 2 (2.67%) Functional Test Analyst
11 2 (2.67%) Technical Leader
11 2 (2.67%) WebSphere Developer
11 2 (2.67%) Functional Analyst
11 2 (2.67%) Services Delivery Analyst
11 2 (2.67%) Coordinator
11 2 (2.67%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.33%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 3 (4.00%) Web Services
3 1 (1.33%) .NET
3 1 (1.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 6 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.33%) Mainframe
4 3 (4.00%) NHS
5 1 (1.33%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.67%) Linux
2 4 (5.33%) UNIX
2 4 (5.33%) Windows
2 4 (5.33%) AIX
3 1 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (50.67%) ITIL
2 37 (49.33%) Service Management
3 15 (20.00%) Capacity Management
4 13 (17.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 12 (16.00%) GAP Analysis
6 11 (14.67%) Business Continuity
7 10 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (13.33%) Supplier Management
7 10 (13.33%) Project Management
8 8 (10.67%) Load Testing
9 7 (9.33%) Problem Management
9 7 (9.33%) Release Management
10 5 (6.67%) Configuration Management
10 5 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (5.33%) Risk Management
11 4 (5.33%) Workflow
11 4 (5.33%) Workflow Management
11 4 (5.33%) Change Management
11 4 (5.33%) Mentoring
11 4 (5.33%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.33%) Ruby
1 4 (5.33%) Java
1 4 (5.33%) SQL
2 3 (4.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.67%) C#
4 1 (1.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (5.33%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (2.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.33%) QA
2 3 (4.00%) BS25999
3 2 (2.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.33%) Terminal Services
1 1 (1.33%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (1.33%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 3 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (4.00%) CA SiteMinder
2 1 (1.33%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.33%) OpenView
2 1 (1.33%) OVSD
Vendors
1 11 (14.67%) Oracle
2 8 (10.67%) IBM
3 4 (5.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.00%) Citrix
4 3 (4.00%) VMware
5 1 (1.33%) Cognos
5 1 (1.33%) HP
5 1 (1.33%) Genesys
5 1 (1.33%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.33%) Actimize
5 1 (1.33%) Perforce
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £9.00 - £10.00 per hour
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Leeds
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £430 - £530 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Posted: 27 days ago