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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Delivery over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Delivery
Rank 20 - 25
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 2.33% - 1.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.39% - 1.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£278 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.89% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £14.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+11.86% -1.66%
Service Delivery
UK

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
59 98 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 68.60% 83.05% 75.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 43 64
Average daily rate £400 £375 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £259 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £515 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Average hourly rate £32.00 £14.00 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+128.57% +33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

Service Delivery
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Service Delivery across the Northern Ireland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Northern Ireland

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

Service Delivery Daily Rate Histogram in Northern Ireland

Service Delivery
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

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 Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 3 July 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
County Antrim - 2 £278 -
Service Delivery
UK

Service Delivery
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 2 (100.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (50.00%) Line Management
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (50.00%) Cognos
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Lotus
2 1 (50.00%) Intranet
2 1 (50.00%) Extranet
2 1 (50.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) Business Development
2 1 (50.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 1 (50.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Intranet
1 1 (50.00%) Extranet
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Web Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Web Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (50.00%) Line Management
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) Business Development
2 1 (50.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cognos
1 1 (50.00%) Lotus