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 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 76 67 47
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -20
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 24 42 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.78% 2.62% 3.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.09% 3.08% 4.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 34 26
Median daily rate £438 £508 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% +33.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £301 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £654 £651 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
- +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 1
Median hourly rate £12.25 £15.00 £8.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.33% +76.47%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+18.33% -
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
1151 1365 785
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 85.39% 85.05% 79.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 768 954 508
Median daily rate £420 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £535 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 28 18
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £11.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +31.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.52 £10.66 £8.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £37.04 £50.00
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 Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds 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 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 27 September 2016.

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 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Service Delivery.

1 17 (34.00%) ITIL
2 16 (32.00%) Project Management
3 14 (28.00%) Finance
3 14 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (18.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (16.00%) Service Management
6 7 (14.00%) SLA
6 7 (14.00%) Agile Project Management
6 7 (14.00%) Coaching
7 6 (12.00%) Data Centre
7 6 (12.00%) Problem Management
7 6 (12.00%) Windows
8 5 (10.00%) SQL
8 5 (10.00%) JavaScript
8 5 (10.00%) Oracle
8 5 (10.00%) SQL Server
8 5 (10.00%) PRINCE2
8 5 (10.00%) Unix
8 5 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (10.00%) Data Security
8 5 (10.00%) Management Information System
8 5 (10.00%) Web Development
8 5 (10.00%) Workflow
8 5 (10.00%) API Development
8 5 (10.00%) Open Source
9 4 (8.00%) Visualisation
9 4 (8.00%) Scrum
9 4 (8.00%) ETL
9 4 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (8.00%) Linux

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 2 (4.00%) IIS
2 1 (2.00%) Apache
2 1 (2.00%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Changepoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.00%) Network Security
2 2 (4.00%) FTP
2 2 (4.00%) Internet
3 1 (2.00%) Firewall
3 1 (2.00%) LAN
3 1 (2.00%) VLAN
3 1 (2.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (6.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (6.00%) DB2
3 3 (6.00%) Hadoop
3 3 (6.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (6.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.00%) MS Access
4 2 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.00%) Selenium
General
1 14 (28.00%) Finance
2 3 (6.00%) Banking
2 3 (6.00%) Games
2 3 (6.00%) Law
3 1 (2.00%) Billing
3 1 (2.00%) Marketing
3 1 (2.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (22.00%) Service Manager
2 7 (14.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 6 (12.00%) Architect
4 5 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
4 5 (10.00%) Product Manager
4 5 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 5 (10.00%) Service Transition Manager
4 5 (10.00%) Services Delivery Manager
4 5 (10.00%) Transition Manager
5 4 (8.00%) Business Architect
6 3 (6.00%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (6.00%) Cybersecurity Manager
6 3 (6.00%) DBA
6 3 (6.00%) First Line Help Desk Support
6 3 (6.00%) Help Desk Support
6 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 3 (6.00%) Oracle DBA
6 3 (6.00%) Security Manager
6 3 (6.00%) Service Desk Manager
6 3 (6.00%) Service Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.00%) .NET
1 2 (4.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (4.00%) HTML
1 2 (4.00%) jQuery
1 2 (4.00%) XML
2 1 (2.00%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (8.00%) Visualisation
4 3 (6.00%) BBC
4 3 (6.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (6.00%) Digital Media
4 3 (6.00%) Mainframe
5 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.00%) Virtual Team
6 1 (2.00%) EMC VNX
6 1 (2.00%) iSeries
6 1 (2.00%) NHS
6 1 (2.00%) Tandem
6 1 (2.00%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.00%) Windows
2 5 (10.00%) Unix
3 4 (8.00%) Linux
4 1 (2.00%) CentOS
4 1 (2.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.00%) ITIL
2 16 (32.00%) Project Management
3 14 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (18.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (16.00%) Service Management
6 7 (14.00%) Agile Project Management
6 7 (14.00%) Coaching
7 6 (12.00%) Problem Management
8 5 (10.00%) API Development
8 5 (10.00%) Data Security
8 5 (10.00%) Open Source
8 5 (10.00%) PRINCE2
8 5 (10.00%) Web Development
8 5 (10.00%) Workflow
9 4 (8.00%) ETL
9 4 (8.00%) Scrum
10 3 (6.00%) CRM
10 3 (6.00%) ERP
10 3 (6.00%) ITSM
10 3 (6.00%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (10.00%) SQL
2 3 (6.00%) Java
2 3 (6.00%) PHP
2 3 (6.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (4.00%) C#
3 2 (4.00%) Delphi
4 1 (2.00%) JCL
4 1 (2.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (6.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (4.00%) Degree
3 2 (4.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (4.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.00%) CCNA
4 1 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.00%) Time Sharing Option
1 1 (2.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (6.00%) Data Guard
1 3 (6.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.00%) Grafana
2 1 (2.00%) Graphite
2 1 (2.00%) Nagios
2 1 (2.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.00%) SCCM
2 1 (2.00%) SCOM
2 1 (2.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 5 (10.00%) Oracle
2 3 (6.00%) Arqiva
2 3 (6.00%) BT
2 3 (6.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.00%) IBM
3 2 (4.00%) Splunk
3 2 (4.00%) VMware
4 1 (2.00%) Cisco
4 1 (2.00%) EMC
4 1 (2.00%) Sage
4 1 (2.00%) Symantec