The table below looks at the statistics for Service Delivery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Delivery over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Services Delivery
UK / Northern Ireland
Rank - 14 -
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 0 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - 6.98% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 9.38% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £21.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-37.20% +53.57%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
175 64 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 76.75% 74.42% 72.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 27 37
Median daily rate £370 £400 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +45.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £88
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 2
Median hourly rate £13.00 - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +50.00%

Service Delivery
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 Northern Ireland

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Service Delivery Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

Service Delivery
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Service Delivery.

1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) SLA
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (75.00%) Apple
1 3 (75.00%) Wireless
1 3 (75.00%) IP Telephony
1 3 (75.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (75.00%) Android
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (75.00%) Office 365
1 3 (75.00%) BYOD
1 3 (75.00%) Core Data
1 3 (75.00%) Supplier Management
1 3 (75.00%) Smartphone
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (25.00%) Billing

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (75.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) IP Telephony
1 3 (75.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (25.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) ICT Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) ICT Support
1 3 (75.00%) ICT Support Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Support Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Coordinator
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Core Data
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) BYOD
1 3 (75.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Android
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Apple