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 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Delivery
Rank 19 26 19
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 11 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 4.38% 2.13% 4.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.58% 3.00% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 7
Average daily rate
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£225 £398 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.46% -11.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £293 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £463 £526
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.36% -0.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.44 £17.36 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-11.01% +5.18%
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
197 200 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 78.49% 70.92% 73.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 114 83
Average daily rate £425 £424 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.29% -0.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 3
Average hourly rate £40.00 £33.25 £43.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.30% -24.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

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
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 18 September 2014.

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 18 September 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 6 (42.86%) ITIL
1 6 (42.86%) Data Management
2 3 (21.43%) Service Management
2 3 (21.43%) ITIL V3
3 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (14.29%) SLA
3 2 (14.29%) Six Sigma
3 2 (14.29%) ITSM
3 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
4 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
4 1 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security
4 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
4 1 (7.14%) Retail
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security Management
4 1 (7.14%) Security Management
4 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 1 (7.14%) TOGAF
4 1 (7.14%) Content Management
4 1 (7.14%) Information Management
4 1 (7.14%) IT Governance
4 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (7.14%) Operations Management
4 1 (7.14%) Degree
4 1 (7.14%) ISMS
4 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Content Management
4 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 1 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (7.14%) Service Analyst
2 1 (7.14%) Process Analyst
2 1 (7.14%) Quality Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Services Delivery Consultant
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL Consultant
2 1 (7.14%) Capacity Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Service Design Consultant
2 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) ITIL
1 6 (42.86%) Data Management
2 3 (21.43%) Service Management
2 3 (21.43%) ITIL V3
3 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 2 (14.29%) ITSM
3 2 (14.29%) Six Sigma
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security Management
4 1 (7.14%) Security Management
4 1 (7.14%) Quality Management
4 1 (7.14%) Process Management
4 1 (7.14%) TOGAF
4 1 (7.14%) Content Management
4 1 (7.14%) Information Management
4 1 (7.14%) IT Governance
4 1 (7.14%) Operations Management
4 1 (7.14%) ISMS
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) PMP
1 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
1 1 (7.14%) CISA
1 1 (7.14%) CISM
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
2 1 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.14%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) OpenView
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) HP