The first table below looks at the demand for Service Delivery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Maidenhead region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Delivery over the 3 months to 18 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 Maidenhead 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Delivery
Rank 20 10 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 5 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 4.07% 10.96% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.75% 18.60% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate - £260 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £27.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-21.87% -5.88%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Maidenhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
87 43 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 70.73% 58.90% 74.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 28 8
Average daily rate £333 £300 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.83% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £179 £180 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £500 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 5
Average hourly rate £24.50 £27.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.25% +35.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £23.00 £16.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £167.50 £35.00 £23.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Service Delivery
Berkshire

Service Delivery
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

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

Service Delivery Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Service Delivery Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead 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 (88.89%) Telecoms
2 7 (77.78%) ITIL
3 4 (44.44%) Service Management
3 4 (44.44%) CRM
3 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 3 (33.33%) LDAP
4 3 (33.33%) LAN
4 3 (33.33%) WAN
4 3 (33.33%) DNS
4 3 (33.33%) Change Management
4 3 (33.33%) Programme Management
4 3 (33.33%) Retail
4 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
5 2 (22.22%) Network Management
5 2 (22.22%) F5
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (22.22%) Degree
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (22.22%) SolarWinds
5 2 (22.22%) Change Control
5 2 (22.22%) IP Telephony
5 2 (22.22%) Blue Coat
5 2 (22.22%) Frame Relay
5 2 (22.22%) Firewall
5 2 (22.22%) MS Office
5 2 (22.22%) Ethernet

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead 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.

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
1 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) LDAP
1 3 (33.33%) LAN
1 3 (33.33%) WAN
1 3 (33.33%) DNS
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (22.22%) IP Telephony
2 2 (22.22%) Frame Relay
2 2 (22.22%) Firewall
2 2 (22.22%) Ethernet
2 2 (22.22%) SNMP
2 2 (22.22%) VPN
2 2 (22.22%) SAN
2 2 (22.22%) MPLS
2 2 (22.22%) OSPF
2 2 (22.22%) BGP
2 2 (22.22%) H.323
3 1 (11.11%) 3G
3 1 (11.11%) DHCP
3 1 (11.11%) VoIP
General
1 8 (88.89%) Telecoms
2 3 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Delivery Manager
2 4 (44.44%) Service Manager
3 3 (33.33%) Project Manager
3 3 (33.33%) Delivery Project Manager
3 3 (33.33%) Software Project Manager
3 3 (33.33%) Software Manager
3 3 (33.33%) Services Delivery Manager
4 2 (22.22%) Network Manager
5 1 (11.11%) Architect
5 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (11.11%) Operations Manager
5 1 (11.11%) Implementation Manager
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 1 (11.11%) IT Operations Manager
5 1 (11.11%) Service Implementation Manager
5 1 (11.11%) Service Operations Manager
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Architect
5 1 (11.11%) BSS Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
1 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 1 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (11.11%) iPad
1 1 (11.11%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
2 1 (11.11%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Service Management
2 4 (44.44%) CRM
2 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 3 (33.33%) Change Management
3 3 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 2 (22.22%) Network Management
4 2 (22.22%) Change Control
5 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 1 (11.11%) Project Management
5 1 (11.11%) SOA
5 1 (11.11%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (11.11%) Operations Management
5 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
5 1 (11.11%) Use Case
5 1 (11.11%) Time Management
5 1 (11.11%) Software Deployment
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) KVM
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) F5
2 2 (22.22%) SolarWinds
2 2 (22.22%) Blue Coat
2 2 (22.22%) EMC
2 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
3 1 (11.11%) Apple
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) Dell
3 1 (11.11%) VMware