The table below looks at the statistics 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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Delivery
Rank 44 24 33
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +9
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 1 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.34% 3.61% 2.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 5.29% 3.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 5
Average daily rate - £325 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -16.12%
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £10.44 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £15.75 £13.25
% change year-on-year
+36.50% +18.86%
Service Delivery
East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
224 189 227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 76.71% 68.23% 77.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 123 97
Average daily rate £315 £345 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.69% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £195 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 7 28
Average hourly rate £40.00 £10.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+280.95% -61.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.03 £10.44 £11.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £16.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) CMS
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
2 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
2 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
2 1 (16.67%) Data Management
2 1 (16.67%) Google
2 1 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Web Development
2 1 (16.67%) JSON
2 1 (16.67%) Google Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Drupal
2 1 (16.67%) Open Source
2 1 (16.67%) Capacity Management
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) Coaching
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) SLA
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) EMC
2 1 (16.67%) Siemens

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 1 (16.67%) CMS
1 1 (16.67%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) Applications Manager
1 1 (16.67%) CMS Specialist
1 1 (16.67%) Design Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Drupal Specialist
1 1 (16.67%) Head of Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Head of Delivery
1 1 (16.67%) Head of IT
1 1 (16.67%) Head of Operations
1 1 (16.67%) Head of Service Delivery
1 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Operations Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) JSON
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) BCP
2 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
2 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (16.67%) Capacity Management
2 1 (16.67%) Coaching
2 1 (16.67%) Data Management
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) Open Source
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
2 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
2 1 (16.67%) SEO
2 1 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco
1 1 (16.67%) EMC
1 1 (16.67%) Google
1 1 (16.67%) Siemens
1 1 (16.67%) VMware