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 3 September 2015 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Delivery
Rank 33 33 38
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 8 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.62% 2.07% 1.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.81% 2.84% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 1
Average daily rate
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£313 - £125
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £10.15 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £15.19 £17.69
% change year-on-year
+15.18% -14.11%
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
210 211 244
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 68.85% 72.76% 77.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 97 107
Average daily rate £325 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £225 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 26 22
Average hourly rate £22.50 £30.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £7.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £37.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

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 3 September 2015.

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 3 September 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +8 8 £313 - 2
Service Delivery
East Midlands

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 10 (58.82%) Continuous Improvement
2 9 (52.94%) ITIL
3 7 (41.18%) Finance
3 7 (41.18%) Line Management
4 4 (23.53%) Change Control
4 4 (23.53%) Management Information System
4 4 (23.53%) Risk Management
5 3 (17.65%) IBM
5 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
5 3 (17.65%) Financial Institution
5 3 (17.65%) Security Management
5 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (17.65%) Handset
5 3 (17.65%) Hedge funds
5 3 (17.65%) Software Distribution
5 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Management
5 3 (17.65%) Patch Management
6 2 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (11.76%) Web Services
6 2 (11.76%) XML
7 1 (5.88%) SAN
7 1 (5.88%) Siemens
7 1 (5.88%) JBoss
7 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
7 1 (5.88%) Java
7 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
7 1 (5.88%) SQL
7 1 (5.88%) J2EE
7 1 (5.88%) EJB

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 (5.88%) JBoss
1 1 (5.88%) CMS
1 1 (5.88%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) SAN
General
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Financial Institution
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Team Leader
1 5 (29.41%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 4 (23.53%) Project Manager
2 4 (23.53%) Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Support Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Support Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Desktop Support
3 3 (17.65%) Service Manager
3 3 (17.65%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (17.65%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Deskside Support
3 3 (17.65%) Service Improvement Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Service Improvement Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Hybris Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Design Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Service Desk Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) Web Services
1 2 (11.76%) XML
2 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
2 1 (5.88%) Spring
2 1 (5.88%) JSON
2 1 (5.88%) J2EE
2 1 (5.88%) EJB
2 1 (5.88%) JSP
2 1 (5.88%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Management Information System
2 3 (17.65%) Handset
2 3 (17.65%) Hedge funds
3 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Continuous Improvement
2 9 (52.94%) ITIL
3 7 (41.18%) Line Management
4 4 (23.53%) Change Control
4 4 (23.53%) Risk Management
5 3 (17.65%) Software Distribution
5 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Management
5 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
5 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (17.65%) Security Management
5 3 (17.65%) Patch Management
6 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.88%) Web Development
6 1 (5.88%) Open Source
6 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.88%) Service Management
6 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.88%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.88%) SEO
6 1 (5.88%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) Java
1 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) IBM
2 1 (5.88%) Siemens
2 1 (5.88%) Google
2 1 (5.88%) hybris