The table below looks at the statistics for Service Delivery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Delivery over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Delivery
Rank 29 33 24
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 12 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.93% 1.30% 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.90% 1.78% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 1
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£300 £275 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.00 £13.67 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.18% -31.67%
Service Delivery
East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
308 225 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 75.12% 73.29% 71.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 129 98
Average daily rate £400 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £235 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 9
Average hourly rate £16.75 £14.50 £21.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.51% -33.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.70 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £19.80 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

Service Delivery
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Service Delivery Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Service Delivery Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Delivery across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Service Delivery Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

Service Delivery
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Service Delivery Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Service Delivery
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

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 Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 30 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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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
Northampton 0 10 £300 +20.00% 3
Service Delivery
East Midlands

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 9 (36.00%) ITIL
2 8 (32.00%) Finance
2 8 (32.00%) Banking
3 6 (24.00%) Windows
3 6 (24.00%) Retail
3 6 (24.00%) Performance Management
4 5 (20.00%) Load Balancing
4 5 (20.00%) Lean Six Sigma
4 5 (20.00%) WFM
4 5 (20.00%) Workflow
4 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (20.00%) IBM
4 5 (20.00%) Six Sigma
4 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (20.00%) Process Improvement
4 5 (20.00%) IBM Blueworks
5 4 (16.00%) Apache Solr
5 4 (16.00%) Retail Banking
5 4 (16.00%) hybris
5 4 (16.00%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (16.00%) UNIX
5 4 (16.00%) SLA
5 4 (16.00%) Linux
5 4 (16.00%) Tomcat
5 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce
5 4 (16.00%) Java
5 4 (16.00%) J2EE
5 4 (16.00%) JUnit
5 4 (16.00%) Problem Management
5 4 (16.00%) BPMN

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 4 (16.00%) Apache Solr
1 4 (16.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) WAN
2 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (8.00%) LAN
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) JUnit
2 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.00%) WinRunner
2 1 (4.00%) TestDirector
2 1 (4.00%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 8 (32.00%) Finance
1 8 (32.00%) Banking
2 6 (24.00%) Retail
3 4 (16.00%) Retail Banking
4 2 (8.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Services Delivery Manager
1 7 (28.00%) Service Manager
1 7 (28.00%) Delivery Manager
1 7 (28.00%) Analyst
2 6 (24.00%) Service Analyst
2 6 (24.00%) Services Delivery Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) Performance Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Service Performance Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce Manager
4 4 (16.00%) ITIL Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Programme Manager
5 2 (8.00%) ITIL Service Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Process Improvement Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Process Manager
6 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Test Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.00%) Service Transformation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.00%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Windows
2 4 (16.00%) UNIX
2 4 (16.00%) Linux
3 2 (8.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) ITIL
2 6 (24.00%) Performance Management
3 5 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 5 (20.00%) Lean Six Sigma
3 5 (20.00%) WFM
3 5 (20.00%) Workflow
3 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (20.00%) Six Sigma
3 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (20.00%) Process Improvement
4 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce
4 4 (16.00%) Problem Management
4 4 (16.00%) BPMN
5 3 (12.00%) Incident Management
5 3 (12.00%) Change Management
6 2 (8.00%) Time Management
7 1 (4.00%) Test Management
7 1 (4.00%) Logistics
7 1 (4.00%) Service Management
7 1 (4.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) Java
2 2 (8.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (4.00%) NVQ Level 3
2 1 (4.00%) PMP
2 1 (4.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) SCCM
1 2 (8.00%) SCOM
2 1 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) IBM
2 4 (16.00%) hybris
3 1 (4.00%) VMware