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 22 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Services Delivery
Bedfordshire / Luton
Rank 14 25 26
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +1
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 4 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 4.17% 3.24% 1.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.76% 3.64% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 3
Median daily rate £550 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.14% +3.70%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Luton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
84 165 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 87.50% 89.19% 91.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 116 120
Median daily rate £475 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 3
Median hourly rate £14.00 £50.68 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-72.37% +125.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%

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
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 22 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 Luton region with a requirement for Service Delivery.

1 8 (80.00%) Service Management
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (30.00%) Load Balancing
3 3 (30.00%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (30.00%) High Availability
3 3 (30.00%) IaaS
3 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (30.00%) Line Management
3 3 (30.00%) Planning and Forecasting
3 3 (30.00%) WAN
3 3 (30.00%) DNS
3 3 (30.00%) ITSM
3 3 (30.00%) Finance
3 3 (30.00%) Quality Management
3 3 (30.00%) Linux
4 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (20.00%) Middleware
4 2 (20.00%) LAN
4 2 (20.00%) Windows
4 2 (20.00%) Capacity Management
4 2 (20.00%) People Management
5 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
5 1 (10.00%) Post-Production
5 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (10.00%) Coaching
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement

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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (30.00%) IaaS
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) DNS
1 3 (30.00%) WAN
2 2 (20.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Head of Infrastructure
2 3 (30.00%) Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Contracts Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) AWS Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (10.00%) IT Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
3 1 (10.00%) IT Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (10.00%) IT Services Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Lead Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Service Management Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Services Delivery Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Service Management
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (30.00%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (30.00%) High Availability
3 3 (30.00%) ITSM
3 3 (30.00%) Line Management
3 3 (30.00%) Load Balancing
3 3 (30.00%) Planning and Forecasting
3 3 (30.00%) Quality Management
4 2 (20.00%) Capacity Management
4 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (20.00%) People Management
5 1 (10.00%) Information Management
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL
5 1 (10.00%) Logistics
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management