The table below looks at the statistics for Service Delivery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Delivery over the 3 months to 1 June 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
1 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Delivery
Rank 47 49 56
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +7
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 17 20 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.54% 2.60% 2.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.02% 3.19% 2.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 8 14
Median daily rate £406 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £335 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £16.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year
+39.39% +32.00%
Service Delivery
Buckinghamshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
562 626 708
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 84.01% 81.40% 77.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 330 345 437
Median daily rate £411 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.60% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £271 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £480 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 21
Median hourly rate £12.00 £40.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.00% +220.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £11.00 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.98 £40.00 £15.84
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+4.59% +1.66%

Service Delivery
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Service Delivery Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Delivery across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 1 June 2016.

Service Delivery Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Service Delivery
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Service Delivery Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 1 June 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Service Delivery.

1 31 (72.09%) Finance
2 29 (67.44%) ITIL
3 18 (41.86%) Service Management
4 14 (32.56%) ITIL Certification
4 14 (32.56%) SC Cleared
4 14 (32.56%) Security Cleared
5 11 (25.58%) Service Design
6 10 (23.26%) Problem Management
6 10 (23.26%) SLA
7 8 (18.60%) DV Cleared
8 7 (16.28%) Spanish Language
9 6 (13.95%) ATM
10 5 (11.63%) CRM
10 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
10 5 (11.63%) WebSphere
11 4 (9.30%) Business Analysis
11 4 (9.30%) Incident Management
11 4 (9.30%) Performance Analysis
11 4 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (9.30%) ITSM
11 4 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (9.30%) SharePoint
11 4 (9.30%) PRINCE2
11 4 (9.30%) MS Excel
11 4 (9.30%) Change Management
11 4 (9.30%) Remedy
11 4 (9.30%) Project Management
12 3 (6.98%) Mainframe
12 3 (6.98%) COBOL
12 3 (6.98%) PRINCE2 Certification

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 5 (11.63%) WebSphere
2 4 (9.30%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (9.30%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.98%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.33%) MS Office
3 1 (2.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.95%) ATM
2 2 (4.65%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.65%) DB2
General
1 31 (72.09%) Finance
2 7 (16.28%) Spanish Language
3 3 (6.98%) Banking
3 3 (6.98%) Retail
4 1 (2.33%) Automotive
4 1 (2.33%) German Language
Job Titles
1 20 (46.51%) Service Manager
2 17 (39.53%) Services Delivery Manager
3 14 (32.56%) Delivery Manager
4 6 (13.95%) Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) ITIL Manager
5 5 (11.63%) Service Analyst
6 4 (9.30%) Architect
6 4 (9.30%) Problem Manager
7 3 (6.98%) ITIL Problem Manager
7 3 (6.98%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Service Support Manager
7 3 (6.98%) Support Manager
8 2 (4.65%) Incident and Problem Manager
8 2 (4.65%) Incident Manager
8 2 (4.65%) ITIL Incident Manager
8 2 (4.65%) ITIL Process Manager
8 2 (4.65%) ITIL Service Manager
8 2 (4.65%) SAP Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Service Transition Manager
8 2 (4.65%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.65%) J2EE
1 2 (4.65%) SAP XI
1 2 (4.65%) Servlets
1 2 (4.65%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.98%) Mainframe
2 3 (6.98%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (67.44%) ITIL
2 18 (41.86%) Service Management
3 11 (25.58%) Service Design
4 10 (23.26%) Problem Management
5 5 (11.63%) CRM
6 4 (9.30%) Business Analysis
6 4 (9.30%) Change Management
6 4 (9.30%) Incident Management
6 4 (9.30%) ITSM
6 4 (9.30%) Performance Analysis
6 4 (9.30%) PRINCE2
6 4 (9.30%) Project Management
6 4 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (6.98%) Coaching
7 3 (6.98%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (6.98%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (6.98%) Risk Management
7 3 (6.98%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (6.98%) Transition Management
8 2 (4.65%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.98%) COBOL
2 2 (4.65%) ABAP
2 2 (4.65%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (32.56%) ITIL Certification
1 14 (32.56%) SC Cleared
1 14 (32.56%) Security Cleared
2 8 (18.60%) DV Cleared
3 3 (6.98%) Degree
3 3 (6.98%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (6.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (23.26%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.30%) Remedy
3 2 (4.65%) IBM
3 2 (4.65%) SAP