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 21 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Services Delivery
Rank 67 56 60
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +4
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 27 42 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.43% 2.98% 2.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.88% 3.52% 2.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 25 18
Median daily rate £425 £566 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.91% +25.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £401 £393
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £675 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £21.50 £15.16
% change year-on-year
-25.58% +41.82%

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
936 1192 995
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 84.25% 84.66% 87.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 612 822 704
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 18 12
Median hourly rate £13.25 £15.25 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.11% -15.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.73 £10.20 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.87 £19.44 £29.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +45.45%

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Service Delivery.

1 24 (54.55%) Finance
2 21 (47.73%) ITIL
3 15 (34.09%) Unix
4 14 (31.82%) Linux
5 12 (27.27%) Windows
5 12 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (25.00%) SLA
7 10 (22.73%) Cisco
7 10 (22.73%) VMware
8 9 (20.45%) Management Information System
8 9 (20.45%) Retail
8 9 (20.45%) SQL
8 9 (20.45%) Analytics
9 8 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (18.18%) iSeries
9 8 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (15.91%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (15.91%) Wealth Management
10 7 (15.91%) People Management
11 6 (13.64%) Incident Management
11 6 (13.64%) SAS
11 6 (13.64%) Microsoft
11 6 (13.64%) MS Excel
11 6 (13.64%) Client/Server
11 6 (13.64%) MS Office
11 6 (13.64%) Avaya
12 5 (11.36%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (11.36%) SAS Certification
12 5 (11.36%) SQL Server
12 5 (11.36%) Hadoop

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 6 (13.64%) SAS
2 4 (9.09%) IBM Domino
2 4 (9.09%) WebSphere
3 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.27%) IIS
4 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (13.64%) MS Excel
1 6 (13.64%) MS Office
2 1 (2.27%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) FTP
1 3 (6.82%) Intrusion Detection
1 3 (6.82%) SAN
2 1 (2.27%) Firewall
2 1 (2.27%) Internet
2 1 (2.27%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.36%) Hadoop
1 5 (11.36%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.27%) MS Access
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (54.55%) Finance
2 9 (20.45%) Retail
3 4 (9.09%) Banking
4 2 (4.55%) Billing
4 2 (4.55%) Law
4 2 (4.55%) Military
5 1 (2.27%) Legal
5 1 (2.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (22.73%) Administrator
2 7 (15.91%) Infrastructure Manager
3 6 (13.64%) SAS Administrator
4 5 (11.36%) Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) Information Manager
5 3 (6.82%) Information Security Manager
5 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Network Administrator
5 3 (6.82%) Security Manager
5 3 (6.82%) Service Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Business Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 2 (4.55%) IT Manager
6 2 (4.55%) IT Support
6 2 (4.55%) Scrum Master
6 2 (4.55%) Service Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Services Director
6 2 (4.55%) Technical Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) ISPF
2 1 (2.27%) .NET
2 1 (2.27%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.27%) HTML
2 1 (2.27%) jQuery
2 1 (2.27%) Velocity
2 1 (2.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (20.45%) Management Information System
3 8 (18.18%) iSeries
4 6 (13.64%) Client/Server
5 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.55%) Data Centre
5 2 (4.55%) e-Learning
5 2 (4.55%) Mainframe
5 2 (4.55%) NHS
5 2 (4.55%) Tandem
6 1 (2.27%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.27%) EMC VNX
6 1 (2.27%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 15 (34.09%) Unix
2 14 (31.82%) Linux
3 12 (27.27%) Windows
4 1 (2.27%) AIX
4 1 (2.27%) HPUX
4 1 (2.27%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (47.73%) ITIL
2 9 (20.45%) Analytics
3 8 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (15.91%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (15.91%) People Management
4 7 (15.91%) Wealth Management
5 6 (13.64%) Incident Management
6 5 (11.36%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (9.09%) Coaching
7 4 (9.09%) Project Management
7 4 (9.09%) Service Management
8 3 (6.82%) Change Management
8 3 (6.82%) Information Security
8 3 (6.82%) Open Source
8 3 (6.82%) Process Improvement
8 3 (6.82%) Server Virtualisation
8 3 (6.82%) Service Design
8 3 (6.82%) Supplier Management
8 3 (6.82%) Virtual Environments
8 3 (6.82%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.45%) SQL
2 2 (4.55%) C
2 2 (4.55%) JCL
3 1 (2.27%) C#
3 1 (2.27%) Delphi
3 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.27%) Perl
3 1 (2.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) SAS Certification
2 3 (6.82%) CISM
2 3 (6.82%) CISSP
3 2 (4.55%) A+ Certification
3 2 (4.55%) Degree
3 2 (4.55%) MCDST
3 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.55%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.27%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (2.27%) QA
2 1 (2.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.82%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.82%) Terminal Server
3 2 (4.55%) Time Sharing Option
4 1 (2.27%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (4.55%) Nagios
1 2 (4.55%) OpenView
2 1 (2.27%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.27%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.27%) QRadar
2 1 (2.27%) SCCM
2 1 (2.27%) SCOM
2 1 (2.27%) vRealize
Vendors
1 10 (22.73%) Cisco
1 10 (22.73%) VMware
2 6 (13.64%) Avaya
2 6 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 4 (9.09%) Palo Alto
4 3 (6.82%) Citrix
4 3 (6.82%) IBM
5 2 (4.55%) HP
5 2 (4.55%) Xerox
6 1 (2.27%) BMC
6 1 (2.27%) EMC
6 1 (2.27%) Progress
6 1 (2.27%) ServiceNow
6 1 (2.27%) Splunk
6 1 (2.27%) Symantec