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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Delivery
Rank 81 90 56
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -34
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 27 16 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.82% 1.05% 2.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.07% 1.22% 3.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 24
Median daily rate £375 £415 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.63% +27.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £380 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £462 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £387 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.39% +10.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £170.00 £14.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1114.28% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £16.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+68.75% +10.34%
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
1304 1314 969
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 87.99% 85.99% 84.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 925 977 693
Median daily rate £425 £360 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £515 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 21 16
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.89 £9.25 £11.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £175.00 £77.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 26 (36.62%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (35.21%) Finance
3 21 (29.58%) Project Management
4 18 (25.35%) ITIL
5 15 (21.13%) SQL
5 15 (21.13%) Data Centre
6 13 (18.31%) Service Management
7 12 (16.90%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (16.90%) CRM
7 12 (16.90%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (15.49%) Unix
8 11 (15.49%) Windows
9 10 (14.08%) Linux
9 10 (14.08%) .NET
9 10 (14.08%) User Stories
10 9 (12.68%) Hadoop
10 9 (12.68%) Oracle
10 9 (12.68%) Java
10 9 (12.68%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (12.68%) Microsoft
11 8 (11.27%) SQL Server
11 8 (11.27%) Waterfall
11 8 (11.27%) Network Security
12 7 (9.86%) Banking
12 7 (9.86%) PL/SQL
12 7 (9.86%) SharePoint
12 7 (9.86%) ITIL Certification
13 6 (8.45%) Citrix
13 6 (8.45%) Data Warehouse
13 6 (8.45%) ETL

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 7 (9.86%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.04%) SAS
3 1 (1.41%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (7.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Changepoint
1 1 (1.41%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.41%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.27%) Network Security
2 5 (7.04%) H.323
2 5 (7.04%) LAN
3 4 (5.63%) VoIP
3 4 (5.63%) WAN
4 2 (2.82%) CTI
4 2 (2.82%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.41%) FTP
5 1 (1.41%) HTTP
5 1 (1.41%) ISDN
5 1 (1.41%) SAN
5 1 (1.41%) SSL
5 1 (1.41%) VLAN
5 1 (1.41%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.68%) Hadoop
2 8 (11.27%) SQL Server
3 6 (8.45%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (7.04%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (7.04%) DB2
4 5 (7.04%) NoSQL
4 5 (7.04%) Oracle Database
4 5 (7.04%) SQL Server 2000
4 5 (7.04%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (7.04%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (7.04%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.82%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.41%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Selenium
General
1 25 (35.21%) Finance
2 7 (9.86%) Banking
3 5 (7.04%) Games
4 3 (4.23%) Billing
5 1 (1.41%) Law
5 1 (1.41%) Marketing
5 1 (1.41%) Retail
5 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (23.94%) Delivery Manager
2 11 (15.49%) Architect
2 11 (15.49%) Service Manager
3 8 (11.27%) Analyst
3 8 (11.27%) Applications Support
3 8 (11.27%) Services Delivery Manager
4 7 (9.86%) Applications Support Analyst
4 7 (9.86%) Infrastructure Manager
4 7 (9.86%) Support Analyst
5 6 (8.45%) Administrator
5 6 (8.45%) Digital Delivery Manager
5 6 (8.45%) Project Manager
5 6 (8.45%) Senior Manager
6 5 (7.04%) DBA
6 5 (7.04%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (7.04%) Technical Architect
7 4 (5.63%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 4 (5.63%) SAS Administrator
8 3 (4.23%) Oracle DBA
8 3 (4.23%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.08%) .NET
2 4 (5.63%) Classic ASP
2 4 (5.63%) Web Services
2 4 (5.63%) XML
3 1 (1.41%) ISPF
3 1 (1.41%) Middleware
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.13%) Data Centre
2 12 (16.90%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (8.45%) Management Information System
4 5 (7.04%) Digital Media
4 5 (7.04%) Virtual Team
5 4 (5.63%) Client/Server
6 3 (4.23%) BBC
7 2 (2.82%) Algorithms
7 2 (2.82%) IVR
7 2 (2.82%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.41%) Data Integration
8 1 (1.41%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (1.41%) Informatics
8 1 (1.41%) iSeries
8 1 (1.41%) NHS
8 1 (1.41%) Private Cloud
8 1 (1.41%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.49%) Unix
1 11 (15.49%) Windows
2 10 (14.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (36.62%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (29.58%) Project Management
3 18 (25.35%) ITIL
4 13 (18.31%) Service Management
5 12 (16.90%) CRM
5 12 (16.90%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (14.08%) User Stories
7 9 (12.68%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (11.27%) Waterfall
9 6 (8.45%) Agile Project Management
9 6 (8.45%) Change Management
9 6 (8.45%) Coaching
9 6 (8.45%) ETL
9 6 (8.45%) Open Source
9 6 (8.45%) Technical Architecture
10 5 (7.04%) Analytics
10 5 (7.04%) ERP
10 5 (7.04%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (7.04%) SOA
10 5 (7.04%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (21.13%) SQL
2 9 (12.68%) Java
3 7 (9.86%) PL/SQL
4 6 (8.45%) C#
4 6 (8.45%) VB
4 6 (8.45%) VB.NET
5 5 (7.04%) JavaScript
5 5 (7.04%) PHP
6 4 (5.63%) VBA
7 2 (2.82%) VB6
8 1 (1.41%) JCL
8 1 (1.41%) Python
8 1 (1.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (9.86%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (5.63%) SAS Certification
3 2 (2.82%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (2.82%) Degree
3 2 (2.82%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (2.82%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.41%) CCNA
4 1 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.41%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.63%) SLA
2 2 (2.82%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.23%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (1.41%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 5 (7.04%) Data Guard
1 5 (7.04%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.41%) Grafana
2 1 (1.41%) Graphite
2 1 (1.41%) Nagios
2 1 (1.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (12.68%) Microsoft
1 9 (12.68%) Oracle
2 6 (8.45%) Citrix
3 5 (7.04%) Avaya
3 5 (7.04%) BT
4 3 (4.23%) Arqiva
4 3 (4.23%) Capita
5 2 (2.82%) Genesys
5 2 (2.82%) HP
5 2 (2.82%) IBM
5 2 (2.82%) Siebel
6 1 (1.41%) Acme Packet
6 1 (1.41%) IBM Sterling
6 1 (1.41%) Splunk