The table below looks at the statistics for Service Delivery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Delivery over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Delivery
Rank 45 48 56
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +8
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 33 19 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 3.25% 2.20% 2.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.48% 3.19% 3.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 11
Average daily rate
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£475 £425 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +47.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £258 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £428 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £41.29 £59.00 £29.92
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.01% +97.19%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £17.69
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -15.20%
Service Delivery
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
736 595 750
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 72.51% 69.03% 74.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 469 307 355
Average daily rate £415 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £290 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £575 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 10 20
Average hourly rate £37.09 £19.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+95.21% -34.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.30 £15.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.67 £59.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -17.35%

Service Delivery
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Service Delivery Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Service Delivery Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Delivery across the Reading region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Service Delivery Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Service Delivery
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Service Delivery Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 17 (26.56%) Project Management
2 13 (20.31%) Telecoms
3 12 (18.75%) ITIL
4 11 (17.19%) HTML
4 11 (17.19%) JavaScript
4 11 (17.19%) Microsoft
5 10 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (14.06%) Python
6 9 (14.06%) Degree
7 8 (12.50%) CRM
7 8 (12.50%) SLA
7 8 (12.50%) Service Management
7 8 (12.50%) Change Management
7 8 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (10.94%) Windows
8 7 (10.94%) PRINCE2
8 7 (10.94%) SAP
8 7 (10.94%) Marketing
9 6 (9.38%) Dynamics CRM
9 6 (9.38%) Computer Science
9 6 (9.38%) Django
9 6 (9.38%) Sass
9 6 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (9.38%) CSS
9 6 (9.38%) Linux
9 6 (9.38%) SOA
9 6 (9.38%) Cisco
9 6 (9.38%) PMP
9 6 (9.38%) PMI Certification
9 6 (9.38%) TDD

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 2 (3.13%) SharePoint
1 2 (3.13%) Office Communications Server
1 2 (3.13%) Lync
2 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (3.13%) MS Project
2 2 (3.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (9.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.56%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.69%) WAN
1 3 (4.69%) Internet
2 2 (3.13%) SAN
2 2 (3.13%) Frame Relay
2 2 (3.13%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (3.13%) Unified Communications
2 2 (3.13%) ISDN
2 2 (3.13%) LAN
2 2 (3.13%) PBX
3 1 (1.56%) UMTS
3 1 (1.56%) DHCP
3 1 (1.56%) IPv4
3 1 (1.56%) IPv6
3 1 (1.56%) Intranet
3 1 (1.56%) SS7
3 1 (1.56%) Firewall
3 1 (1.56%) Wireless
3 1 (1.56%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.69%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (20.31%) Telecoms
2 7 (10.94%) Marketing
3 5 (7.81%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.56%) Finance
4 1 (1.56%) Legal
4 1 (1.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (17.19%) Developer
1 11 (17.19%) Consultant
2 9 (14.06%) Project Manager
3 8 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
4 7 (10.94%) Services Delivery Manager
4 7 (10.94%) Service Manager
5 6 (9.38%) CRM Consultant
5 6 (9.38%) Architect
6 5 (7.81%) Lead Developer
7 4 (6.25%) Coordinator
7 4 (6.25%) Technical Manager
7 4 (6.25%) Python Developer
8 3 (4.69%) Change Manager
8 3 (4.69%) Lead Architect
8 3 (4.69%) Programme Manager
9 2 (3.13%) Technical Architect
9 2 (3.13%) Senior Consultant
9 2 (3.13%) Network Engineer
9 2 (3.13%) Technical Project Manager
9 2 (3.13%) Technical Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (17.19%) HTML
2 6 (9.38%) CSS
2 6 (9.38%) Django
2 6 (9.38%) Sass
3 5 (7.81%) HTML5
3 5 (7.81%) REST
3 5 (7.81%) SOAP
4 1 (1.56%) Middleware
4 1 (1.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.38%) Management Information System
1 6 (9.38%) Computer Science
1 6 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.81%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.13%) PMI
3 2 (3.13%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.56%) Social Media
4 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.56%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (1.56%) Replication
4 1 (1.56%) Clustering
4 1 (1.56%) Economics
4 1 (1.56%) Statistics
4 1 (1.56%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.94%) Windows
2 6 (9.38%) Linux
3 4 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (6.25%) Windows 7
3 4 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (4.69%) UNIX
5 2 (3.13%) SUSE
5 2 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.56%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (26.56%) Project Management
2 12 (18.75%) ITIL
3 10 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (12.50%) CRM
4 8 (12.50%) Service Management
4 8 (12.50%) Change Management
5 7 (10.94%) PRINCE2
6 6 (9.38%) SOA
6 6 (9.38%) TDD
6 6 (9.38%) Software Engineering
7 5 (7.81%) Data Management
7 5 (7.81%) Software Architecture
7 5 (7.81%) ERP
7 5 (7.81%) Data Modelling
7 5 (7.81%) OO
7 5 (7.81%) Workflow
7 5 (7.81%) Validation
7 5 (7.81%) Migration
7 5 (7.81%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 11 (17.19%) JavaScript
2 9 (14.06%) Python
3 5 (7.81%) Java
4 3 (4.69%) C
4 3 (4.69%) SQL
5 2 (3.13%) Perl
5 2 (3.13%) PHP
5 2 (3.13%) Ruby
5 2 (3.13%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (14.06%) Degree
2 6 (9.38%) PMP
2 6 (9.38%) PMI Certification
3 5 (7.81%) Security Cleared
4 4 (6.25%) CCNA
4 4 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (4.69%) CCNP
5 3 (4.69%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.13%) DV Cleared
6 2 (3.13%) MCSE
6 2 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.56%) HNC
7 1 (1.56%) HND
7 1 (1.56%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.50%) SLA
2 1 (1.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (4.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.56%) XenApp
2 1 (1.56%) vSphere
2 1 (1.56%) NDS
Systems Management
1 2 (3.13%) HP Operations Orchestration
1 2 (3.13%) HP UCMDB
2 1 (1.56%) Nagios
2 1 (1.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (17.19%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.94%) SAP
3 6 (9.38%) Cisco
4 4 (6.25%) HP
4 4 (6.25%) Citrix
4 4 (6.25%) VMware
5 2 (3.13%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 2 (3.13%) Remedy
5 2 (3.13%) Oracle
5 2 (3.13%) EMC
5 2 (3.13%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.13%) Avaya
6 1 (1.56%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 1 (1.56%) Hitachi
6 1 (1.56%) NetApp
6 1 (1.56%) Peregrine
6 1 (1.56%) Dell
6 1 (1.56%) IBM
6 1 (1.56%) Apple
6 1 (1.56%) TIBCO
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