The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Peterborough region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Delivery
Rank 24 12 18
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +6
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 11 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 7.05% 1.52% 4.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.80% 2.33% 5.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Average daily rate £450 £375 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +50.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.49 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-26.52% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
125 43 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 80.13% 65.15% 78.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 27 44
Average daily rate £363 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £350 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 1 12
Average hourly rate £11.50 £175.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-93.42% +1358.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
Service Delivery
Cambridgeshire

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 16 April 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%) Citrix
2 8 (66.67%) Windows
3 7 (58.33%) IBM Notes
3 7 (58.33%) MS Office
3 7 (58.33%) ITIL
3 7 (58.33%) MCP
3 7 (58.33%) Lotus
3 7 (58.33%) Symantec
3 7 (58.33%) McAfee
3 7 (58.33%) Adobe
3 7 (58.33%) Cisco
3 7 (58.33%) Incident Management
4 4 (33.33%) J2EE
4 4 (33.33%) SOA
5 3 (25.00%) Finance
6 2 (16.67%) Back Office
6 2 (16.67%) Programme Management
6 2 (16.67%) .NET
6 2 (16.67%) SLA
6 2 (16.67%) Project Management
6 2 (16.67%) Web Development
6 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
7 1 (8.33%) DHCP
7 1 (8.33%) DNS
7 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
7 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (8.33%) XenApp
7 1 (8.33%) XenDesktop
7 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 7 (58.33%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 7 (58.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) DHCP
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
1 1 (8.33%) NetScaler
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
1 7 (58.33%) Support Analyst
1 7 (58.33%) 1st Line Support
1 7 (58.33%) Service Analyst
1 7 (58.33%) Service Desk Analyst
1 7 (58.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 4 (33.33%) Programme Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) J2EE
2 2 (16.67%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) ITIL
1 7 (58.33%) Incident Management
2 4 (33.33%) SOA
3 2 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Web Development
3 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
4 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) XenApp
1 1 (8.33%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (66.67%) Citrix
3 7 (58.33%) Lotus
3 7 (58.33%) Symantec
3 7 (58.33%) McAfee
3 7 (58.33%) Adobe
3 7 (58.33%) Cisco