The table below looks at the statistics for Service Delivery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Delivery over the 3 months to 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Delivery
Rank 22 15 27
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +12
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 3 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 1.92% 6.49% 1.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.19% 7.09% 2.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 3
Median daily rate £438 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £311 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £535 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £16.50 £12.35
% change year-on-year
+39.39% +33.60%
Service Delivery
Bedfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
137 141 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 87.82% 91.56% 86.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 109 118
Median daily rate £450 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £638 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 5
Median hourly rate £50.78 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.95% +6.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.65% +1.66%

Service Delivery
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Luton 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 Luton

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Service Delivery Daily Rate Trend in Luton

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Delivery across the Luton region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Service Delivery Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

Service Delivery
Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

Service Delivery Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Luton region with a requirement for Service Delivery.

1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 3 (33.33%) SLA
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (22.22%) LAN
3 2 (22.22%) WAN
3 2 (22.22%) DNS
3 2 (22.22%) Unix
3 2 (22.22%) Linux
3 2 (22.22%) Service Management
3 2 (22.22%) Change Management
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (22.22%) High Availability
3 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
3 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 2 (22.22%) IaaS
3 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Cloud
3 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
3 2 (22.22%) Service Design
4 1 (11.11%) MS Office
4 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
4 1 (11.11%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) QA
4 1 (11.11%) Problem Management

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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:

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (22.22%) IaaS
2 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) DNS
1 2 (22.22%) LAN
1 2 (22.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) Architect
1 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Architect
1 2 (22.22%) Subject Matter Expert
1 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Implementation Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Incident and Problem Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Incident Manager
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL Manager
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL Problem Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Problem Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Service Support Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Support Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Services Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Support Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Technology Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Cloud
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Unix
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (22.22%) Change Management
2 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (22.22%) High Availability
2 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
2 2 (22.22%) Service Design
2 2 (22.22%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) Change Control
3 1 (11.11%) E-business
3 1 (11.11%) ITSM
3 1 (11.11%) Operations Management
3 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
3 1 (11.11%) SDLC
3 1 (11.11%) Software Deployment
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Citrix
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft