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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Delivery over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Delivery
Rank 19 21 16
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 8 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 4.06% 3.14% 4.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.62% 3.75% 5.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 9
Median daily rate £325 £395 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.72% +75.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £390 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £442 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
- +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
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
173 160 189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 87.82% 83.77% 78.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 92 117
Median daily rate £425 £396 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.32% -6.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £484 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 4
Median hourly rate £37.50 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Service Delivery
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Middlesex 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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Delivery across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Service Delivery Daily Rate Histogram 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 September 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for Service Delivery.

1 4 (25.00%) ITIL
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
1 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (18.75%) Cisco
3 2 (12.50%) SOAP
3 2 (12.50%) SLA
3 2 (12.50%) MQSeries
3 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
3 2 (12.50%) LAN
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (12.50%) Internet
3 2 (12.50%) TIBCO
3 2 (12.50%) BusinessWorks
3 2 (12.50%) Middleware
3 2 (12.50%) Sophos
3 2 (12.50%) Project Management
3 2 (12.50%) Forcepoint
3 2 (12.50%) TOGAF
3 2 (12.50%) Firewall
3 2 (12.50%) Product Management
3 2 (12.50%) Copywriting
3 2 (12.50%) Blog
3 2 (12.50%) Problem Management
3 2 (12.50%) SCCM
3 2 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (12.50%) MQSeries
1 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 2 (12.50%) Skype for Business
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (12.50%) Firewall
1 2 (12.50%) Internet
1 2 (12.50%) LAN
1 2 (12.50%) Skype
2 1 (6.25%) Unified Communications
2 1 (6.25%) VPN
General
1 1 (6.25%) German Language
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) Analyst
1 3 (18.75%) Service Manager
2 2 (12.50%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 2 (12.50%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Architect
2 2 (12.50%) Business Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Commercial Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Middleware Architect
2 2 (12.50%) Services Delivery Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Social Media Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Support Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) TIBCO Architect
2 2 (12.50%) TIBCO BusinessWorks Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Desktop Manager
3 1 (6.25%) IT Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL Service Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Sales Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Middleware
1 2 (12.50%) SOAP
1 2 (12.50%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (6.25%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Blog
2 2 (12.50%) Copywriting
2 2 (12.50%) Social Media
3 1 (6.25%) e-Learning
3 1 (6.25%) Learning Management System
3 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
1 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) ITIL
2 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) Actionable Insight
3 2 (12.50%) Analytics
3 2 (12.50%) Business Development
3 2 (12.50%) Change Control
3 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (12.50%) Problem Management
3 2 (12.50%) Product Management
3 2 (12.50%) Project Management
3 2 (12.50%) Social Media Management
3 2 (12.50%) TOGAF
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (6.25%) Document Management
4 1 (6.25%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (6.25%) Information Management
4 1 (6.25%) Network Management
4 1 (6.25%) People Management
4 1 (6.25%) Quality Management
4 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) Java
1 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) DBS Check
1 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (6.25%) MCP
1 1 (6.25%) MCSA
1 1 (6.25%) MCSE
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Cisco
2 2 (12.50%) Axway
2 2 (12.50%) Brandwatch
2 2 (12.50%) Forcepoint
2 2 (12.50%) Sophos
2 2 (12.50%) TIBCO
2 2 (12.50%) Twitter
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft