The table below looks at the statistics for Service Delivery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Delivery over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Delivery
Rank 51 41 46
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +5
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 16 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.13% 0.51% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.65% 0.74% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 0
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£375 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £358 £345
% change year-on-year
+4.89% +3.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £25.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £17.15 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-21.28% -9.73%
Service Delivery
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
604 270 333
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 80.53% 68.53% 71.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 417 149 199
Average daily rate £450 £370 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.62% -7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 15 19
Average hourly rate £19.50 £25.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +18.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £39.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Service Delivery
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Service Delivery Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Service Delivery Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Delivery across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Service Delivery Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Service Delivery
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Service Delivery Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Service Delivery
Hourly Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Delivery across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Service Delivery Hourly Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Service Delivery
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Oxford - 7 £358 - 3
Thame - - - -
Abingdon - - - -
Carterton - - - -
Faringdon - - - - 1
Service Delivery
South East

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 12 (52.17%) ITIL
2 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
2 7 (30.43%) Service Management
3 6 (26.09%) MS Office
3 6 (26.09%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
5 4 (17.39%) VMware
5 4 (17.39%) ITSM
5 4 (17.39%) Dell
5 4 (17.39%) SLA
5 4 (17.39%) Change Management
6 3 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (13.04%) Project Management
6 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
6 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
6 3 (13.04%) MS Project
6 3 (13.04%) Risk Management
6 3 (13.04%) Finance
6 3 (13.04%) Business Continuity
6 3 (13.04%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (13.04%) Business Development
6 3 (13.04%) CAFM
6 3 (13.04%) SCCM
6 3 (13.04%) SCOM
6 3 (13.04%) Performance Management
6 3 (13.04%) Office 365
6 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (8.70%) CRM
7 2 (8.70%) Windows
7 2 (8.70%) Internet

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (26.09%) MS Office
2 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
3 3 (13.04%) MS Project
3 3 (13.04%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Data Mining
1 1 (4.35%) Apache Hive
1 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
1 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
1 1 (4.35%) Big Data
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
2 1 (4.35%) Legal
2 1 (4.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Service Manager
2 6 (26.09%) Services Delivery Manager
2 6 (26.09%) Delivery Manager
3 5 (21.74%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Project Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) Team Leader
4 3 (13.04%) ITIL Manager
4 3 (13.04%) IT Support
4 3 (13.04%) Support Team Leader
5 2 (8.70%) ITIL Project Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Support Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Operations Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Data Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Delivery Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Desktop Support
6 1 (4.35%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Mainframe
1 1 (4.35%) Visualisation
1 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) ITIL
2 7 (30.43%) Service Management
3 6 (26.09%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (17.39%) ITSM
4 4 (17.39%) Change Management
5 3 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (13.04%) Project Management
5 3 (13.04%) Risk Management
5 3 (13.04%) Business Continuity
5 3 (13.04%) Business Development
5 3 (13.04%) CAFM
5 3 (13.04%) Performance Management
5 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (8.70%) CRM
7 1 (4.35%) Matrix Management
7 1 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (4.35%) Incident Management
7 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.35%) Programme Management
7 1 (4.35%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) C
1 1 (4.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) SCCM
1 3 (13.04%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) VMware
2 4 (17.39%) Dell
3 1 (4.35%) Ariba