The first table below looks at the demand for Service Delivery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Delivery over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Leicestershire region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Delivery
Rank 38 29 28
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -1
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 8 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.29% 1.84% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.16% 2.70% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 0
Average daily rate £213 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.16% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £353 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £15.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -13.04%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
253 148 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 72.29% 68.20% 53.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 63 41
Average daily rate £300 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £285 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £735 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 20 10
Average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +150.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.55 £13.67 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.90 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +20.75%
Service Delivery
East Midlands

Service Delivery
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Service Delivery Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Service Delivery Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Delivery across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Service Delivery Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

Service Delivery
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Service Delivery Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Service Delivery
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Delivery within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Leicester -11 7 £200 -33.33% 1
Loughborough - - - -
Service Delivery
East Midlands

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 8 (47.06%) ITIL
2 7 (41.18%) Change Management
3 6 (35.29%) SLA
4 5 (29.41%) NHS
5 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
5 4 (23.53%) Windows
6 3 (17.65%) LAN
6 3 (17.65%) Project Management
6 3 (17.65%) Service Management
6 3 (17.65%) Finance
6 3 (17.65%) Citrix
6 3 (17.65%) Incident Management
6 3 (17.65%) Statistics
6 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
7 2 (11.76%) Lync
7 2 (11.76%) PABX
7 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (11.76%) XenApp
7 2 (11.76%) XenDesktop
7 2 (11.76%) Google
7 2 (11.76%) Office 365
7 2 (11.76%) Analytics
7 2 (11.76%) Structured Cabling
7 2 (11.76%) Web Development
7 2 (11.76%) Degree
7 2 (11.76%) LANDesk
7 2 (11.76%) Problem Management
7 2 (11.76%) Google Analytics
7 2 (11.76%) Fat Client
7 2 (11.76%) System Testing

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
1 2 (11.76%) Site Server
1 2 (11.76%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Photoshop
1 2 (11.76%) MS Office
2 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) LAN
2 2 (11.76%) WLAN
2 2 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (11.76%) Wireless
2 2 (11.76%) PABX
2 2 (11.76%) Structured Cabling
2 2 (11.76%) VPN
3 1 (5.88%) DNS
3 1 (5.88%) WAN
3 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (17.65%) Analyst
1 3 (17.65%) Services Delivery Manager
1 3 (17.65%) Service Manager
1 3 (17.65%) Delivery Manager
1 3 (17.65%) Head of Service Delivery
2 2 (11.76%) IT Support
2 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support Technician
2 2 (11.76%) IT Support Technician
2 2 (11.76%) Support Manager
2 2 (11.76%) Web Content Editor
2 2 (11.76%) Content Editor
2 2 (11.76%) Web Editor
2 2 (11.76%) Applications Manager
2 2 (11.76%) Project Manager
2 2 (11.76%) Support Technician
2 2 (11.76%) Applications Support
2 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) NHS
2 3 (17.65%) Statistics
3 2 (11.76%) Thin Client
3 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
3 2 (11.76%) Fat Client
4 1 (5.88%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) ITIL
2 7 (41.18%) Change Management
3 3 (17.65%) Project Management
3 3 (17.65%) Service Management
3 3 (17.65%) Incident Management
4 2 (11.76%) Web Development
4 2 (11.76%) Problem Management
4 2 (11.76%) System Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (11.76%) Migration
4 2 (11.76%) Scrum
4 2 (11.76%) Content Management
4 2 (11.76%) Analytics
5 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.88%) Process Management
5 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.88%) Capacity Management
5 1 (5.88%) Release Management
5 1 (5.88%) Business Development
5 1 (5.88%) SWOT Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (35.29%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
1 2 (11.76%) XenApp
1 2 (11.76%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) Citrix
3 2 (11.76%) Google
3 2 (11.76%) LANDesk
4 1 (5.88%) Business Objects
4 1 (5.88%) SAP
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