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 27 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Delivery
Rank 40 39 26
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -13
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 7 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.81% 0.87% 2.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.37% 1.06% 3.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Average daily rate
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£425 £350 £93
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +278.37%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £356
% change year-on-year
+14.20% -1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £14.16
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £12.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+32.00% -16.66%
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
295 283 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 76.42% 82.51% 65.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 167 101
Average daily rate £425 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £244 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £570 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 7
Average hourly rate £22.50 £14.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.71% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.20 £23.75 £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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
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 27 May 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 +6 7 £425 - 1
Service Delivery
East Midlands

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 10 (52.63%) ITIL
1 10 (52.63%) Finance
2 7 (36.84%) Service Management
2 7 (36.84%) SC Cleared
2 7 (36.84%) DV Cleared
2 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
2 7 (36.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 7 (36.84%) Coaching
3 6 (31.58%) Performance Management
4 5 (26.32%) Workflow
4 5 (26.32%) Load Balancing
4 5 (26.32%) Banking
4 5 (26.32%) WFM
5 4 (21.05%) SLA
6 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
6 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (10.53%) Scrum
7 2 (10.53%) Ab Initio
7 2 (10.53%) VMware
7 2 (10.53%) Financial Institution
7 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (10.53%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (10.53%) ETL
7 2 (10.53%) WAN
7 2 (10.53%) PMP
7 2 (10.53%) PMI Certification
7 2 (10.53%) Informatica
7 2 (10.53%) SAML
7 2 (10.53%) Time Management
7 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Project
1 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
General
1 10 (52.63%) Finance
2 5 (26.32%) Banking
3 2 (10.53%) Financial Institution
4 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Services Delivery Manager
1 8 (42.11%) Service Manager
1 8 (42.11%) Delivery Manager
2 7 (36.84%) Analyst
3 6 (31.58%) Services Delivery Analyst
3 6 (31.58%) Service Analyst
4 5 (26.32%) Performance Analyst
4 5 (26.32%) Team Leader
5 4 (21.05%) Service Performance Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Architect
6 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
6 2 (10.53%) Programme Manager
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Services Delivery Manager
6 2 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Manager
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Service Manager
7 1 (5.26%) Forecast Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
7 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) SAML
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) ITIL
2 7 (36.84%) Service Management
2 7 (36.84%) Coaching
3 6 (31.58%) Performance Management
4 5 (26.32%) Workflow
4 5 (26.32%) WFM
4 5 (26.32%) Load Balancing
5 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
5 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (10.53%) Scrum
6 2 (10.53%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.53%) ETL
6 2 (10.53%) Time Management
7 1 (5.26%) Logistics
7 1 (5.26%) People Management
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) SC Cleared
1 7 (36.84%) DV Cleared
1 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
1 7 (36.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (10.53%) PMP
2 2 (10.53%) PMI Certification
2 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) SLA
2 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) OVSD
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Informatica
1 2 (10.53%) Ab Initio
1 2 (10.53%) VMware
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft