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 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Delivery
Rank 49 49 35
Rank change year-on-year
0 -14
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 12 20 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.08% 2.60% 2.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.85% 3.26% 3.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 7
Average daily rate £423 £420 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% -16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £225 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £450 £701
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £380 £353
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +7.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £20.00 £130.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -84.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £20.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year
+15.00% +60.06%
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
421 613 368
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 72.84% 79.82% 71.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 316 406 235
Average daily rate £410 £410 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +24.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 44 20
Average hourly rate £14.00 £25.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.00% +19.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.35 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £34.40 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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 1 May 2016.

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
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 1 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +2 6 £425 +1.49% 2
Service Delivery
South East

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 23 (88.46%) ITIL
2 11 (42.31%) Windows
3 10 (38.46%) Change Management
4 9 (34.62%) Project Management
5 8 (30.77%) CMDB
5 8 (30.77%) Problem Management
5 8 (30.77%) Windows 7
6 7 (26.92%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (23.08%) SCCM
8 5 (19.23%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (19.23%) PRINCE2
9 4 (15.38%) SLA
9 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
9 4 (15.38%) Firewall
9 4 (15.38%) Incident Management
9 4 (15.38%) Degree
9 4 (15.38%) Release Management
9 4 (15.38%) Change Control
9 4 (15.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 4 (15.38%) Data Centre
10 3 (11.54%) Remedy ITSM
10 3 (11.54%) Remedy
10 3 (11.54%) VMware
10 3 (11.54%) BMC
10 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
10 3 (11.54%) Cisco
11 2 (7.69%) HP
11 2 (7.69%) Dell
11 2 (7.69%) C
11 2 (7.69%) MS Excel

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 1 (3.85%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) Firewall
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (3.85%) Internet
2 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.85%) VPN
General
1 2 (7.69%) Back Office
1 2 (7.69%) Publishing
2 1 (3.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Service Manager
2 4 (15.38%) Analyst
2 4 (15.38%) ITIL Manager
2 4 (15.38%) ITIL Service Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Delivery Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Services Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Service Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Services Delivery Manager
4 2 (7.69%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) IT Operations Manager
4 2 (7.69%) ITIL Service Delivery Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Operations Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Service Desk Support
4 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) CMDB
2 4 (15.38%) Data Centre
3 2 (7.69%) FlexPod
4 1 (3.85%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 11 (42.31%) Windows
2 8 (30.77%) Windows 7
3 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (88.46%) ITIL
2 10 (38.46%) Change Management
3 9 (34.62%) Project Management
4 8 (30.77%) Problem Management
5 7 (26.92%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (19.23%) PRINCE2
7 4 (15.38%) Change Control
7 4 (15.38%) Incident Management
7 4 (15.38%) Release Management
8 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (7.69%) ITIL V3
8 2 (7.69%) Migration
8 2 (7.69%) Process Management
8 2 (7.69%) Project Planning
8 2 (7.69%) Service Management
9 1 (3.85%) B2C
9 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (3.85%) GAP Analysis
9 1 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (15.38%) Degree
2 4 (15.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) SLA
2 2 (7.69%) QA
3 1 (3.85%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (3.85%) ISO 9001
3 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 2 (7.69%) VMware ESX
2 2 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (7.69%) vSphere
3 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) SCCM
2 1 (3.85%) DameWare
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) BMC
2 3 (11.54%) Cisco
2 3 (11.54%) Remedy
2 3 (11.54%) VMware
3 2 (7.69%) Dell
3 2 (7.69%) HP
4 1 (3.85%) Adobe
4 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.85%) Fortinet
4 1 (3.85%) Lotus
4 1 (3.85%) NetApp
4 1 (3.85%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (3.85%) ServiceNow
Oxford, Oxfordshire
RP International
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: £280.00 - £340.00 per day + Dep on Experience
Posted: 10 days ago