The table below looks at the statistics for Service Delivery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Delivery over the 3 months to 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Delivery
Rank 19 29 19
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -10
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 5 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 4.03% 1.32% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.38% 1.66% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate
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£175 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-56.25% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
+8.72% -1.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.75 £19.85 £18.98
% change year-on-year
-25.67% +4.58%
Service Delivery
Cambridgeshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
93 181 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 75.00% 79.74% 57.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 60 34
Average daily rate £325 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +6.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 9 12
Average hourly rate £22.00 £26.40 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +120.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.85 £12.60 £11.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.45 £44.00 £94.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

Service Delivery
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

Service Delivery Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Service Delivery Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

Service Delivery
Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Service Delivery Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (66.67%) Windows
3 7 (58.33%) ITIL
4 6 (50.00%) Lotus
4 6 (50.00%) Adobe
4 6 (50.00%) IBM Notes
4 6 (50.00%) MS Office
4 6 (50.00%) Incident Management
5 5 (41.67%) Citrix
5 5 (41.67%) Cisco
5 5 (41.67%) MCP
5 5 (41.67%) Symantec
5 5 (41.67%) McAfee
6 3 (25.00%) SOA
6 3 (25.00%) J2EE
7 2 (16.67%) .NET
7 2 (16.67%) SLA
7 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
7 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
7 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (16.67%) Back Office
7 2 (16.67%) Finance
7 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
7 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (8.33%) GIS
8 1 (8.33%) ITSM
8 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (8.33%) Web Development
8 1 (8.33%) Windows Vista

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 6 (50.00%) IBM Notes
2 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (8.33%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
General
1 2 (16.67%) Back Office
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
1 7 (58.33%) Support Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) 1st Line Support
3 5 (41.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (41.67%) Service Analyst
3 5 (41.67%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) Project Manager
4 3 (25.00%) Programme Manager
5 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Team Leader
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Support Team Leader
5 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support Team Leader
5 1 (8.33%) Desktop Team Leader
5 1 (8.33%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Applications Support
5 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) J2EE
2 2 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Vista
3 1 (8.33%) Mac OS
3 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) ITIL
2 6 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (25.00%) SOA
4 1 (8.33%) ITSM
4 1 (8.33%) Web Development
4 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
4 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) MCP
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (50.00%) Lotus
2 6 (50.00%) Adobe
3 5 (41.67%) Citrix
3 5 (41.67%) Cisco
3 5 (41.67%) Symantec
3 5 (41.67%) McAfee
4 1 (8.33%) VMware