The table below looks at the statistics for Service Delivery skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Delivery over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Delivery
Rank 30 35 28
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -7
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 61 26 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 5.64% 4.40% 3.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.88% 5.76% 4.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 21 4
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£375 £375 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £338 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £569 £450 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Average hourly rate £18.00 - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £17.69
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -15.20%
Service Delivery
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
887 451 267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 81.98% 76.31% 71.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 577 281 134
Average daily rate £425 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £245 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 29 30
Average hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -38.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.07 £13.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.60 £32.09 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -17.35%

Service Delivery
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Service Delivery across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Service Delivery Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Service Delivery Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Delivery across the North East region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Service Delivery Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Service Delivery
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Service Delivery Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Service Delivery
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Delivery across the North East region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Service Delivery Hourly Rate Histogram in the North East

Service Delivery
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Delivery within the North East region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -8 47 £375 - 3
Durham - 5 £400 - 1
Northumberland - 1 - -
Service Delivery
England

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 29 (36.71%) ITIL
2 25 (31.65%) Security Cleared
3 24 (30.38%) Project Management
4 23 (29.11%) Microsoft
4 23 (29.11%) Windows
5 21 (26.58%) Service Management
5 21 (26.58%) Supplier Management
6 18 (22.78%) MS Excel
7 16 (20.25%) SC Cleared
8 15 (18.99%) MS Office
9 11 (13.92%) HP
9 11 (13.92%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (13.92%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (13.92%) Problem Management
10 10 (12.66%) Migration
11 9 (11.39%) Change Management
11 9 (11.39%) Risk Management
11 9 (11.39%) Agile Project Management
12 8 (10.13%) Business Continuity
12 8 (10.13%) C
12 8 (10.13%) SharePoint
12 8 (10.13%) PRINCE2
13 7 (8.86%) N-Tier
13 7 (8.86%) Java
13 7 (8.86%) SQL
13 7 (8.86%) VBScript
13 7 (8.86%) SQL Server
13 7 (8.86%) VB.NET
13 7 (8.86%) VBA
13 7 (8.86%) .NET

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (10.13%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.33%) WebSphere Application Server
2 5 (6.33%) WebLogic
2 5 (6.33%) Tuxedo
2 5 (6.33%) MQSeries
2 5 (6.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 5 (6.33%) Oracle Application Server
2 5 (6.33%) AquaLogic
2 5 (6.33%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.53%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.27%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 18 (22.78%) MS Excel
2 15 (18.99%) MS Office
3 5 (6.33%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.59%) SSL
2 3 (3.80%) LAN
2 3 (3.80%) WAN
2 3 (3.80%) Firewall
2 3 (3.80%) DNS
3 2 (2.53%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (2.53%) Network Security
3 2 (2.53%) Junos
3 2 (2.53%) DHCP
3 2 (2.53%) Kerberos
3 2 (2.53%) IPv6
3 2 (2.53%) SAN
4 1 (1.27%) MPLS
4 1 (1.27%) OSPF
4 1 (1.27%) BGP
4 1 (1.27%) VPN
4 1 (1.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (1.27%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (1.27%) Multicast
4 1 (1.27%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.86%) SQL Server
1 7 (8.86%) SQL Server 2005
1 7 (8.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 7 (8.86%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (5.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (5.06%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 4 (5.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (6.33%) Finance
2 3 (3.80%) Legal
3 1 (1.27%) Local Government
3 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (16.46%) Integration Manager
2 11 (13.92%) Analyst
2 11 (13.92%) Service Manager
3 10 (12.66%) Delivery Manager
4 9 (11.39%) Services Delivery Manager
5 8 (10.13%) Business Analyst
5 8 (10.13%) Developer
6 7 (8.86%) Product Manager
7 6 (7.59%) Operations Manager
8 5 (6.33%) Project Manager
9 4 (5.06%) SQL Developer
9 4 (5.06%) Middleware Engineer
10 3 (3.80%) Report Specialist
10 3 (3.80%) Network Engineer
11 2 (2.53%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 2 (2.53%) ScrumMaster
11 2 (2.53%) ICT Project Manager
12 1 (1.27%) UX Designer
12 1 (1.27%) Designer
12 1 (1.27%) Middleware Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.86%) .NET
2 6 (7.59%) J2EE
3 5 (6.33%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 5 (6.33%) Web Services
3 5 (6.33%) Middleware
3 5 (6.33%) HTML5
3 5 (6.33%) HTML
4 4 (5.06%) MDX
4 4 (5.06%) CSS
5 1 (1.27%) jQuery
5 1 (1.27%) RESTful
5 1 (1.27%) Django
5 1 (1.27%) OSGi
5 1 (1.27%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.86%) N-Tier
2 4 (5.06%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.80%) Freedom of Information
4 2 (2.53%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.53%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.27%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.27%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.27%) iPad
5 1 (1.27%) User Experience
5 1 (1.27%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.27%) AS400
5 1 (1.27%) NHS
5 1 (1.27%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.27%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 23 (29.11%) Windows
2 6 (7.59%) UNIX
3 5 (6.33%) AIX
3 5 (6.33%) Solaris
3 5 (6.33%) OS/390
4 3 (3.80%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (3.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.53%) Linux
6 1 (1.27%) VME
6 1 (1.27%) Android
6 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (36.71%) ITIL
2 24 (30.38%) Project Management
3 21 (26.58%) Service Management
3 21 (26.58%) Supplier Management
4 11 (13.92%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (13.92%) Problem Management
4 11 (13.92%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (12.66%) Migration
6 9 (11.39%) Risk Management
6 9 (11.39%) Change Management
6 9 (11.39%) Agile Project Management
7 8 (10.13%) PRINCE2
7 8 (10.13%) Business Continuity
8 7 (8.86%) Data Management
8 7 (8.86%) Incident Management
8 7 (8.86%) Microsoft Office Automation
9 6 (7.59%) Coaching
9 6 (7.59%) Validation
9 6 (7.59%) Integration Testing
9 6 (7.59%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.13%) C
2 7 (8.86%) Java
2 7 (8.86%) VB.NET
2 7 (8.86%) VBA
2 7 (8.86%) SQL
2 7 (8.86%) VBScript
3 5 (6.33%) VB
3 5 (6.33%) C++
3 5 (6.33%) JavaScript
3 5 (6.33%) Perl
4 4 (5.06%) C#
5 1 (1.27%) Python
5 1 (1.27%) Ruby
5 1 (1.27%) Scala
Qualifications
1 25 (31.65%) Security Cleared
2 16 (20.25%) SC Cleared
3 6 (7.59%) ISEB
4 3 (3.80%) APMP
4 3 (3.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (2.53%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.06%) ISO 9001
1 4 (5.06%) QA
2 2 (2.53%) JSP 440
System Software
1 2 (2.53%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.53%) Hyper-V
1 2 (2.53%) vSphere
1 2 (2.53%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.53%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (1.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.27%) WSUS
2 1 (1.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (29.11%) Microsoft
2 11 (13.92%) HP
3 5 (6.33%) Sun
3 5 (6.33%) Oracle
3 5 (6.33%) Cisco
3 5 (6.33%) IBM
3 5 (6.33%) Metastorm
3 5 (6.33%) Axway
3 5 (6.33%) Fujitsu
4 3 (3.80%) SAP
5 2 (2.53%) EMC
5 2 (2.53%) TippingPoint
5 2 (2.53%) Juniper
5 2 (2.53%) CheckPoint
5 2 (2.53%) McAfee
5 2 (2.53%) 3PAR
5 2 (2.53%) F5
6 1 (1.27%) VMware
6 1 (1.27%) Riverbed
6 1 (1.27%) Crossbeam
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