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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Delivery
Rank 18 16 20
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 7 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 4.32% 3.47% 4.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.96% 4.88% 4.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 6
Median daily rate £525 £387 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.65% +27.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £312 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £660 £425 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £16.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year
+39.39% +32.00%
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
141 123 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 87.04% 71.10% 86.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 70 110
Median daily rate £400 £387 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.35% -8.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £484 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 17
Median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 (33.33%) Service Management
1 4 (33.33%) Change Management
1 4 (33.33%) Supplier Management
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) MQSeries
3 2 (16.67%) TIBCO
3 2 (16.67%) BusinessWorks
3 2 (16.67%) Middleware
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) SOAP
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Retail
3 2 (16.67%) TOGAF
3 2 (16.67%) Quality Management
3 2 (16.67%) SLA
3 2 (16.67%) Finance
3 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (16.67%) Twitter
3 2 (16.67%) Analytics
3 2 (16.67%) Copywriting
3 2 (16.67%) Blog
3 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (16.67%) TIBCO EMS
3 2 (16.67%) Axway
3 2 (16.67%) Social Media
3 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
4 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
4 1 (8.33%) FMCG

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 (16.67%) MQSeries
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
1 1 (8.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) LAN
1 1 (8.33%) WAN
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
1 2 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (16.67%) Architect
1 2 (16.67%) Middleware Architect
1 2 (16.67%) Social Media Manager
1 2 (16.67%) TIBCO Architect
1 2 (16.67%) TIBCO BusinessWorks Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Head of Delivery
2 1 (8.33%) Head of Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) Head of Operations
2 1 (8.33%) Head of Service Delivery
2 1 (8.33%) Head of Service Management
2 1 (8.33%) Head of Service Operations
2 1 (8.33%) IT Manager
2 1 (8.33%) IT Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (8.33%) IT Services Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Service Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Services Delivery Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Middleware
1 2 (16.67%) SOAP
1 2 (16.67%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (16.67%) Blog
1 2 (16.67%) Copywriting
1 2 (16.67%) Social Media
2 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
2 1 (8.33%) e-Learning
2 1 (8.33%) FMCG
2 1 (8.33%) Learning Management System
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Private Cloud
2 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Change Management
1 4 (33.33%) Service Management
1 4 (33.33%) Supplier Management
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Analytics
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Quality Management
3 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (16.67%) TOGAF
4 1 (8.33%) Coaching
4 1 (8.33%) Document Management
4 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
4 1 (8.33%) Information Management
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
4 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Axway
1 2 (16.67%) TIBCO
1 2 (16.67%) Twitter
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) SAP