The table below looks at the statistics 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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Delivery
Rank 24 22 18
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 2 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.36% 2.16% 4.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.71% 2.70% 6.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 8
Average daily rate £356 £281 £481
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -41.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £256 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £306 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £15.88 £14.33
% change year-on-year
+35.43% +10.76%
Service Delivery
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
117 148 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 79.59% 80.00% 77.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 102 90
Average daily rate £357 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.11% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £254 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £572 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 16
Average hourly rate £44.00 £32.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.38% -23.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 9 February 2016, 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 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) JIRA
3 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) FMCG
3 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (20.00%) CentOS
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (20.00%) Puppet
3 1 (20.00%) Hudson
3 1 (20.00%) REST
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Public Cloud
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Ant
3 1 (20.00%) SAP

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Ant
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Hudson
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) Maven
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Delivery Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Service Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Client Relationship Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Client Services Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Services Manager
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL Manager
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL Service Delivery Manager
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL Service Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Relationships Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Services Delivery Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Supplier Relationship Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (20.00%) FMCG
1 1 (20.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) CentOS
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) SAP