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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Delivery
Rank 37 23 33
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +10
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 45 36 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 4.82% 5.79% 4.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.71% 8.39% 5.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 27 10
Average daily rate £433 £415 £433
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.21% -4.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £300 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £527 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £384
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -2.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £13.05 £14.33
% change year-on-year
+64.75% -8.94%
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
788 429 327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 84.46% 68.97% 73.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 511 262 185
Average daily rate £410 £400 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +25.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 15 31
Average hourly rate £21.00 £28.50 £28.19
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.31% +1.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £15.00 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £30.75 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 8 February 2016.

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
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 8 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -18 38 £448 +2.28% 4
Durham +1 5 £431 +43.75%
Service Delivery
England

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 48 (43.64%) ITIL
2 46 (41.82%) Security Cleared
3 38 (34.55%) SC Cleared
3 38 (34.55%) Microsoft
4 35 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (27.27%) Service Management
6 27 (24.55%) MS Excel
7 25 (22.73%) Project Management
8 22 (20.00%) Windows
8 22 (20.00%) Coaching
9 21 (19.09%) Change Management
10 20 (18.18%) Problem Management
11 19 (17.27%) Business Intelligence
12 18 (16.36%) MS Office
13 16 (14.55%) Agile Project Management
14 15 (13.64%) C
15 14 (12.73%) PRINCE2
15 14 (12.73%) Unix
15 14 (12.73%) Configuration Management
16 13 (11.82%) User Stories
16 13 (11.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 12 (10.91%) Supplier Management
17 12 (10.91%) Mentoring
17 12 (10.91%) ITIL V3
17 12 (10.91%) C++
17 12 (10.91%) Oracle
18 11 (10.00%) SQL
18 11 (10.00%) AIX
18 11 (10.00%) IBM
18 11 (10.00%) Legal

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 10 (9.09%) WebSphere
2 9 (8.18%) AquaLogic
2 9 (8.18%) MQSeries
2 9 (8.18%) Oracle Application Server
2 9 (8.18%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 9 (8.18%) Tuxedo
2 9 (8.18%) WebLogic
2 9 (8.18%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (5.45%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.64%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.91%) CMS
5 1 (0.91%) OpenStack
Applications
1 27 (24.55%) MS Excel
2 18 (16.36%) MS Office
3 7 (6.36%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.91%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.82%) Office 365
2 1 (0.91%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.18%) SSL
2 4 (3.64%) Kerberos
3 3 (2.73%) Firewall
3 3 (2.73%) LAN
3 3 (2.73%) WAN
4 1 (0.91%) Internet
4 1 (0.91%) Network Security
4 1 (0.91%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 10 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
2 10 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (7.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (3.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (0.91%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (0.91%) CA Gen
1 1 (0.91%) ClearCase
1 1 (0.91%) ClearQuest
1 1 (0.91%) StarTeam
General
1 11 (10.00%) Legal
2 8 (7.27%) Finance
3 3 (2.73%) Law
4 1 (0.91%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (13.64%) Service Manager
2 13 (11.82%) Analyst
3 12 (10.91%) Delivery Manager
4 11 (10.00%) Developer
5 9 (8.18%) Agile Coach
5 9 (8.18%) Architect
5 9 (8.18%) Product Manager
5 9 (8.18%) Services Delivery Manager
6 8 (7.27%) Operations Manager
7 7 (6.36%) Business Analyst
7 7 (6.36%) Digital Agile Coach
7 7 (6.36%) Project Manager
7 7 (6.36%) Service Architect
8 6 (5.45%) Digital Product Manager
8 6 (5.45%) Middleware Engineer
8 6 (5.45%) Senior Digital Agile Coach
8 6 (5.45%) SQL Developer
9 5 (4.55%) Business Data Analyst
9 5 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 5 (4.55%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.09%) IBM Integration Bus
1 10 (9.09%) Middleware
2 9 (8.18%) .NET
2 9 (8.18%) J2EE
3 8 (7.27%) Web Services
4 4 (3.64%) CSS
4 4 (3.64%) HTML
4 4 (3.64%) HTML5
4 4 (3.64%) MDX
5 1 (0.91%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.18%) Management Information System
2 9 (8.18%) N-Tier
3 8 (7.27%) Freedom of Information
4 5 (4.55%) Economics
5 2 (1.82%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.91%) CMDB
6 1 (0.91%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.91%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.91%) HACMP
6 1 (0.91%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.91%) NHS
6 1 (0.91%) Psychology
6 1 (0.91%) Statistics
6 1 (0.91%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (20.00%) Windows
2 14 (12.73%) Unix
3 11 (10.00%) AIX
4 10 (9.09%) Solaris
5 9 (8.18%) OS/390
5 9 (8.18%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.91%) Linux
6 1 (0.91%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (43.64%) ITIL
2 35 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (27.27%) Service Management
4 25 (22.73%) Project Management
5 22 (20.00%) Coaching
6 21 (19.09%) Change Management
7 20 (18.18%) Problem Management
8 19 (17.27%) Business Intelligence
9 16 (14.55%) Agile Project Management
10 14 (12.73%) Configuration Management
10 14 (12.73%) PRINCE2
11 13 (11.82%) User Stories
12 12 (10.91%) ITIL V3
12 12 (10.91%) Mentoring
12 12 (10.91%) Supplier Management
13 11 (10.00%) Incident Management
13 11 (10.00%) Open Source
14 10 (9.09%) Release Management
15 9 (8.18%) Data Management
15 9 (8.18%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 15 (13.64%) C
2 12 (10.91%) C++
3 11 (10.00%) SQL
4 10 (9.09%) Java
4 10 (9.09%) VBScript
5 9 (8.18%) Perl
5 9 (8.18%) VB.NET
5 9 (8.18%) VBA
6 7 (6.36%) JavaScript
7 5 (4.55%) VB
8 4 (3.64%) C#
8 4 (3.64%) Python
9 1 (0.91%) Ruby
9 1 (0.91%) Scala
Qualifications
1 46 (41.82%) Security Cleared
2 38 (34.55%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 4 (3.64%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (1.82%) BC Cleared
5 2 (1.82%) Degree
5 2 (1.82%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.91%) CCNA
6 1 (0.91%) CCNP
6 1 (0.91%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.91%) IBM AIX Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.45%) ISO 9001
2 4 (3.64%) SLA
3 2 (1.82%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.91%) JSP 440
System Software
1 1 (0.91%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.91%) HP UCMDB
1 1 (0.91%) SCCM
1 1 (0.91%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (0.91%) WMI
1 1 (0.91%) WSUS
Vendors
1 38 (34.55%) Microsoft
2 12 (10.91%) Oracle
3 11 (10.00%) IBM
4 9 (8.18%) Axway
4 9 (8.18%) Fujitsu
4 9 (8.18%) HP
4 9 (8.18%) Metastorm
4 9 (8.18%) Sun
5 2 (1.82%) Cisco
5 2 (1.82%) SAP
6 1 (0.91%) Borland
6 1 (0.91%) Informatica
6 1 (0.91%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.91%) Serena
6 1 (0.91%) ServiceNow
Newcastle upon Tyne
Templeton and Partners Limited
Rate: £450 - 550 per day
Posted: 27 days ago