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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Delivery
Rank 33 29 38
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +9
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 24 49 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.91% 5.36% 4.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.64% 6.85% 5.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 32 20
Median daily rate £450 £410 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.75% +17.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £316 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £414 £394 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.14% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -40.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.52 £18.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-19.33% +28.57%
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
517 715 685
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 84.20% 78.23% 78.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 301 355 414
Median daily rate £438 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £299 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £530 £486
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 25 31
Median hourly rate £40.00 £12.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+220.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.40 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £19.00 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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 6 December 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 6 December 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 37 (61.67%) ITIL
1 37 (61.67%) Service Management
2 24 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 23 (38.33%) Finance
4 21 (35.00%) SLA
4 21 (35.00%) SC Cleared
4 21 (35.00%) Service Design
5 20 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
6 15 (25.00%) Project Management
7 10 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (16.67%) PRINCE2
8 9 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (13.33%) DV Cleared
9 8 (13.33%) Customer Engagement
10 7 (11.67%) Matrix Management
10 7 (11.67%) MS Office
10 7 (11.67%) Coaching
11 6 (10.00%) Change Management
11 6 (10.00%) ITSM
12 5 (8.33%) Management Information System
12 5 (8.33%) MS Excel
12 5 (8.33%) CRM
12 5 (8.33%) SharePoint
12 5 (8.33%) Microsoft
12 5 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (8.33%) Statistical Analysis
12 5 (8.33%) Data Centre
12 5 (8.33%) Problem Management
12 5 (8.33%) ITIL V3
13 4 (6.67%) Transition Management

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 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (5.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (3.33%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.67%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.67%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 7 (11.67%) MS Office
2 5 (8.33%) MS Excel
3 4 (6.67%) MS Project
3 4 (6.67%) MS Visio
4 2 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.00%) Office 365
2 1 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.67%) SAN
2 2 (3.33%) ATM
2 2 (3.33%) Skype
3 1 (1.67%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.33%) Big Data
2 1 (1.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (1.67%) Apache Hive
2 1 (1.67%) DataStax
2 1 (1.67%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.67%) HBase
2 1 (1.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
General
1 23 (38.33%) Finance
2 3 (5.00%) German Language
2 3 (5.00%) Retail
3 2 (3.33%) Automotive
4 1 (1.67%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 14 (23.33%) Architect
2 12 (20.00%) Service Architect
2 12 (20.00%) Service Manager
3 11 (18.33%) Analyst
4 7 (11.67%) Delivery Manager
4 7 (11.67%) Service Analyst
4 7 (11.67%) Services Delivery Manager
5 5 (8.33%) Consultant
6 4 (6.67%) SharePoint Consultant
6 4 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
6 4 (6.67%) Transition Manager
7 3 (5.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (5.00%) Service Transition Manager
7 3 (5.00%) Technical Manager
8 2 (3.33%) ITIL Service Analyst
8 2 (3.33%) ITIL Service Management Specialist
8 2 (3.33%) ITSM Analyst
8 2 (3.33%) Monitoring Analyst
8 2 (3.33%) Service Management Specialist
8 2 (3.33%) Service Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.67%) SAP XI
1 1 (1.67%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 5 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.33%) PMI
4 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.67%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.67%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.67%) Windows
2 3 (5.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.67%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (61.67%) ITIL
1 37 (61.67%) Service Management
2 21 (35.00%) Service Design
3 15 (25.00%) Project Management
4 10 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 10 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (13.33%) Customer Engagement
6 7 (11.67%) Coaching
6 7 (11.67%) Matrix Management
7 6 (10.00%) Change Management
7 6 (10.00%) ITSM
8 5 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (8.33%) CRM
8 5 (8.33%) ITIL V3
8 5 (8.33%) Problem Management
8 5 (8.33%) Statistical Analysis
9 4 (6.67%) Logistics
9 4 (6.67%) Presales
9 4 (6.67%) Supplier Management
9 4 (6.67%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.67%) ABAP
1 1 (1.67%) Java
1 1 (1.67%) Python
1 1 (1.67%) Ruby
1 1 (1.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 21 (35.00%) SC Cleared
3 20 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (13.33%) DV Cleared
5 2 (3.33%) Degree
5 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.33%) PMI Certification
5 2 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.67%) CCIE
6 1 (1.67%) CCNP
6 1 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.67%) GSAE
6 1 (1.67%) HNC
6 1 (1.67%) HND
6 1 (1.67%) ISEB
6 1 (1.67%) MCSA
6 1 (1.67%) MCSE
6 1 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (35.00%) SLA
2 2 (3.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.00%) Firmware
1 3 (5.00%) vSphere
2 2 (3.33%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (1.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.67%) HDFS
3 1 (1.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (5.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.67%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (1.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.67%) HP
3 3 (5.00%) 3PAR
3 3 (5.00%) Dell
3 3 (5.00%) Symantec
3 3 (5.00%) VMware
4 2 (3.33%) Citrix
5 1 (1.67%) Cisco
5 1 (1.67%) Cloudera
5 1 (1.67%) SAP