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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Delivery
Rank 20 29 29
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 46 17 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 7.11% 4.45% 2.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.43% 6.25% 3.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 10 3
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£399 £433 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.78% -3.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.00 £15.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -25.00%
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
441 272 219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 68.16% 71.20% 61.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 273 145 86
Average daily rate £400 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £211 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 31 24
Average hourly rate £28.50 £28.19 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.09% +2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.70 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £34.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-8.18% -11.29%

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 27 January 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
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 27 January 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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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 +12 32 £418 -3.46% 3
Durham -4 12 £325 +10.16% 1
Service Delivery
England

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 39 (44.32%) Windows
2 36 (40.91%) MS Excel
3 30 (34.09%) Security Cleared
4 28 (31.82%) Microsoft
5 27 (30.68%) SC Cleared
6 25 (28.41%) MS Office
6 25 (28.41%) ITIL
6 25 (28.41%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (26.14%) Service Management
8 21 (23.86%) SQL
9 20 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
10 18 (20.45%) SQL Server
11 16 (18.18%) C#
11 16 (18.18%) .NET
11 16 (18.18%) Incident Management
12 15 (17.05%) SQL Server 2008
12 15 (17.05%) VB.NET
12 15 (17.05%) VBA
12 15 (17.05%) VBScript
12 15 (17.05%) ASP.NET
12 15 (17.05%) Active Directory
12 15 (17.05%) SQL Server 2005
12 15 (17.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 14 (15.91%) Data Management
13 14 (15.91%) N-Tier
13 14 (15.91%) Problem Management
14 12 (13.64%) Cisco
14 12 (13.64%) VB
14 12 (13.64%) Web Design
15 11 (12.50%) Scrum

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 5 (5.68%) Apache
2 4 (4.55%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.41%) IIS
3 3 (3.41%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.14%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.14%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (1.14%) Lync
4 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 36 (40.91%) MS Excel
2 25 (28.41%) MS Office
3 2 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.14%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.50%) Firewall
1 11 (12.50%) LAN
1 11 (12.50%) WAN
2 10 (11.36%) Cisco IOS
2 10 (11.36%) DNS
2 10 (11.36%) SSL
3 8 (9.09%) SAN
4 7 (7.95%) Network Security
4 7 (7.95%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 7 (7.95%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 6 (6.82%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (5.68%) LDAP
6 5 (5.68%) Junos
7 4 (4.55%) TCP/IP
8 3 (3.41%) DHCP
8 3 (3.41%) HTTP
9 1 (1.14%) NAS
9 1 (1.14%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (20.45%) SQL Server
2 15 (17.05%) SQL Server 2008
2 15 (17.05%) SQL Server 2005
2 15 (17.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (11.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 10 (11.36%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 7 (7.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (3.41%) MySQL
5 3 (3.41%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 1 (1.14%) MSI
General
1 5 (5.68%) Legal
2 2 (2.27%) Finance
3 1 (1.14%) Front Office
3 1 (1.14%) Back Office
3 1 (1.14%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.14%) Arabic Language
Job Titles
1 14 (15.91%) Developer
2 12 (13.64%) Product Manager
3 9 (10.23%) Network Engineer
4 8 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
5 5 (5.68%) Analyst
5 5 (5.68%) Project Manager
6 4 (4.55%) SQL Developer
6 4 (4.55%) Service Manager
6 4 (4.55%) Services Delivery Manager
7 3 (3.41%) ScrumMaster
8 2 (2.27%) Report Specialist
8 2 (2.27%) Report Manager
8 2 (2.27%) Business Analyst
8 2 (2.27%) Programme Manager
8 2 (2.27%) Architect
8 2 (2.27%) Service Analyst
8 2 (2.27%) Problem Manager
8 2 (2.27%) Incident Manager
8 2 (2.27%) Data Analyst
8 2 (2.27%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (18.18%) .NET
2 15 (17.05%) ASP.NET
3 11 (12.50%) Web Services
4 10 (11.36%) MDX
5 3 (3.41%) LAMP
5 3 (3.41%) Django
6 2 (2.27%) Middleware
7 1 (1.14%) SOAP
7 1 (1.14%) XML
7 1 (1.14%) AppFabric
7 1 (1.14%) WCF
7 1 (1.14%) WF
7 1 (1.14%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.14%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.91%) N-Tier
2 10 (11.36%) Management Information System
3 7 (7.95%) Cryptography
3 7 (7.95%) Open Source
3 7 (7.95%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.68%) Freedom of Information
5 4 (4.55%) Economics
5 4 (4.55%) Clustering
6 3 (3.41%) Replication
6 3 (3.41%) iPad
7 2 (2.27%) CMDB
8 1 (1.14%) AS400
8 1 (1.14%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 39 (44.32%) Windows
2 10 (11.36%) Linux
3 8 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (7.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (4.55%) UNIX
6 3 (3.41%) Android
7 2 (2.27%) CentOS
8 1 (1.14%) HPUX
8 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (28.41%) ITIL
1 25 (28.41%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (26.14%) Service Management
3 20 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
4 16 (18.18%) Incident Management
5 14 (15.91%) Data Management
5 14 (15.91%) Problem Management
6 12 (13.64%) Web Design
7 11 (12.50%) Scrum
7 11 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (11.36%) Network Monitoring
9 9 (10.23%) PRINCE2
9 9 (10.23%) Network Management
10 7 (7.95%) Knowledge Management
10 7 (7.95%) Project Management
10 7 (7.95%) Network Design
10 7 (7.95%) Load Balancing
11 6 (6.82%) Programme Management
11 6 (6.82%) Change Management
11 6 (6.82%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 21 (23.86%) SQL
2 16 (18.18%) C#
3 15 (17.05%) VB.NET
3 15 (17.05%) VBA
3 15 (17.05%) VBScript
4 12 (13.64%) VB
5 7 (7.95%) Java
6 6 (6.82%) Ruby
7 5 (5.68%) PHP
8 4 (4.55%) C
9 3 (3.41%) Python
9 3 (3.41%) Scala
10 1 (1.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 30 (34.09%) Security Cleared
2 27 (30.68%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (2.27%) MCSE
4 2 (2.27%) ISEB
5 1 (1.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.14%) MCSA
5 1 (1.14%) APMP
5 1 (1.14%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.23%) QA
2 7 (7.95%) ISO 9001
3 6 (6.82%) JSP 440
4 5 (5.68%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (17.05%) Active Directory
2 9 (10.23%) vSphere
3 8 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
3 8 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (6.82%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.27%) Terminal Services
5 2 (2.27%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.14%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.14%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 9 (10.23%) WhatsUp Gold
2 6 (6.82%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 5 (5.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (3.41%) Puppet
4 3 (3.41%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.14%) OpenView
5 1 (1.14%) CA SiteMinder
5 1 (1.14%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 28 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 12 (13.64%) Cisco
3 11 (12.50%) HP
4 10 (11.36%) VMware
5 9 (10.23%) Juniper
5 9 (10.23%) CheckPoint
5 9 (10.23%) McAfee
6 8 (9.09%) F5
7 7 (7.95%) EMC
7 7 (7.95%) 3PAR
8 6 (6.82%) TippingPoint
9 3 (3.41%) Lotus
9 3 (3.41%) Citrix
9 3 (3.41%) Oracle
10 2 (2.27%) Red Hat
11 1 (1.14%) CA
11 1 (1.14%) Riverbed
11 1 (1.14%) Crossbeam
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
Rate: £518.37 per day
Posted: 6 days ago