The first table below looks at the demand for Service Delivery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Delivery over the 3 months to 28 July 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 Middlesex 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Delivery
Rank 24 19 22
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 4 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.76% 3.03% 3.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.22% 4.52% 5.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 6
Average daily rate
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£349 £386 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.53% -9.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £328 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £420 £527
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.75 £19.13 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-22.87% +0.65%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
180 155 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 79.30% 67.10% 75.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 90 89
Average daily rate £408 £423 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.55% +5.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £575 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 7
Average hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £23.50 £18.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.50 £37.50 £43.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Service Delivery
South East

Service Delivery
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Service Delivery Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Service Delivery Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Service Delivery
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Service Delivery Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 9 (81.82%) ITIL
2 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) SAP
3 3 (27.27%) SLA
3 3 (27.27%) Service Management
4 2 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
4 2 (18.18%) ITIL V3
5 1 (9.09%) CRISC
5 1 (9.09%) Capacity Management
5 1 (9.09%) IT Governance
5 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (9.09%) Operations Management
5 1 (9.09%) Degree
5 1 (9.09%) ISMS
5 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Content Management
5 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (9.09%) Retail
5 1 (9.09%) Content Management
5 1 (9.09%) Information Management
5 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
5 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
5 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
5 1 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (9.09%) Information Security
5 1 (9.09%) OpenView
5 1 (9.09%) HP
5 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 1 (9.09%) ISO 9001
5 1 (9.09%) PMP

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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.

General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Applications Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Services Delivery Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Service Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Support Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Support Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Capacity Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Service Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Service Design Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Support
3 1 (9.09%) Service Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Process Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Quality Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) Service Management
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL V3
3 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
4 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (9.09%) Information Security
4 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
4 1 (9.09%) Content Management
4 1 (9.09%) Information Management
4 1 (9.09%) IT Governance
4 1 (9.09%) Operations Management
4 1 (9.09%) ISMS
4 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Content Management
4 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (9.09%) Capacity Management
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Quality Management
4 1 (9.09%) ITSM
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (9.09%) PMP
2 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
2 1 (9.09%) CISA
2 1 (9.09%) CISM
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) SLA
2 1 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (9.09%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) OpenView
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) SAP
2 1 (9.09%) HP