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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Delivery over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Delivery
Rank 41 34 25
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -9
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 5 9 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.20% 2.27% 3.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.40% 2.73% 4.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 10
Median daily rate £475 £403 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.01% -0.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £313 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +3.33%
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
358 330 277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 85.65% 83.12% 77.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 287 232 181
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 7
Median hourly rate £42.50 £18.52 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+129.48% +15.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +32.03%

Service Delivery
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Delivery within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -3 5 £475 +15.15%
Service Delivery
East Midlands

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Service Delivery.

1 9 (69.23%) ITIL
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Finance
3 4 (30.77%) Problem Management
4 3 (23.08%) Incident Management
4 3 (23.08%) Banking
4 3 (23.08%) Service Management
4 3 (23.08%) Line Management
4 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
5 2 (15.38%) Office 365
5 2 (15.38%) Coaching
5 2 (15.38%) People Management
5 2 (15.38%) DevOps
5 2 (15.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (15.38%) Service Design
5 2 (15.38%) Change Management
5 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
5 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
5 2 (15.38%) SLA
5 2 (15.38%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (15.38%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (7.69%) Ruby
6 1 (7.69%) Release Management
6 1 (7.69%) Retail
6 1 (7.69%) Data Management
6 1 (7.69%) Cisco
6 1 (7.69%) Intel
6 1 (7.69%) Internet
6 1 (7.69%) Windows
6 1 (7.69%) Python

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 1 (7.69%) Apache Pig
1 1 (7.69%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (7.69%) Apache Hive
1 1 (7.69%) Big Data
1 1 (7.69%) DataStax
1 1 (7.69%) Hadoop
1 1 (7.69%) HBase
1 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Retail
3 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Service Manager
2 6 (46.15%) Services Delivery Manager
3 5 (38.46%) ITIL Manager
3 5 (38.46%) ITIL Service Delivery Manager
3 5 (38.46%) ITIL Service Manager
4 3 (23.08%) Delivery Manager
4 3 (23.08%) Service Support Manager
4 3 (23.08%) Support Manager
5 2 (15.38%) Service Transition Manager
5 2 (15.38%) Transition Manager
6 1 (7.69%) Consultant
6 1 (7.69%) Coordinator
6 1 (7.69%) DevOps Manager
6 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce Manager
6 1 (7.69%) Hadoop Specialist
6 1 (7.69%) Head of Delivery
6 1 (7.69%) Head of Infrastructure
6 1 (7.69%) Head of Service Delivery
6 1 (7.69%) Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) ITIL
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) Problem Management
4 3 (23.08%) Incident Management
4 3 (23.08%) Line Management
4 3 (23.08%) Service Management
5 2 (15.38%) Change Management
5 2 (15.38%) Coaching
5 2 (15.38%) DevOps
5 2 (15.38%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (15.38%) People Management
5 2 (15.38%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
5 2 (15.38%) Service Design
6 1 (7.69%) Data Management
6 1 (7.69%) Defect Management
6 1 (7.69%) ITIL V3
6 1 (7.69%) MapReduce
6 1 (7.69%) Presales
6 1 (7.69%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Java
1 1 (7.69%) Python
1 1 (7.69%) Ruby
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco
1 1 (7.69%) Cloudera
1 1 (7.69%) Intel