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 11 February 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Delivery
Rank 42 47 30
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -17
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 34 25 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 3.45% 2.85% 5.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.53% 4.07% 6.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 6 16
Average daily rate £388 £375 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £238 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £400 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £15.75 £13.25
% change year-on-year
+36.50% +18.86%
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
751 614 733
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 76.24% 70.09% 73.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 440 345 367
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 7 22
Average hourly rate £45.00 £55.65 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.13% +247.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £17.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £55.65 £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016, 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 15 (25.86%) Service Management
1 15 (25.86%) Problem Management
2 14 (24.14%) Linux
3 13 (22.41%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (20.69%) TDD
4 12 (20.69%) Software Engineering
4 12 (20.69%) Software Testing
4 12 (20.69%) Telecoms
4 12 (20.69%) Python
4 12 (20.69%) HTML
4 12 (20.69%) JavaScript
4 12 (20.69%) CSS
4 12 (20.69%) SLA
4 12 (20.69%) Django
4 12 (20.69%) Responsive Web Design
4 12 (20.69%) Sass
4 12 (20.69%) Continuous Improvement
4 12 (20.69%) User Experience
5 10 (17.24%) ITIL
6 9 (15.52%) Process Improvement
7 8 (13.79%) OO
8 7 (12.07%) WAN
8 7 (12.07%) Internet
9 5 (8.62%) PRINCE2
9 5 (8.62%) Resource Management
10 4 (6.90%) JSON
10 4 (6.90%) Kanban
10 4 (6.90%) Relational Database
10 4 (6.90%) NoSQL
10 4 (6.90%) REST

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 (3.45%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.07%) Internet
1 7 (12.07%) WAN
2 4 (6.90%) ISDN
2 4 (6.90%) LAN
3 3 (5.17%) Firewall
3 3 (5.17%) WLAN
4 2 (3.45%) ADSL
4 2 (3.45%) Broadband
4 2 (3.45%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (3.45%) Ethernet
4 2 (3.45%) Frame Relay
4 2 (3.45%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (3.45%) LLU
4 2 (3.45%) MPLS
4 2 (3.45%) PSTN
4 2 (3.45%) SAN
4 2 (3.45%) VPN
4 2 (3.45%) Wireless
4 2 (3.45%) Wireless Security
5 1 (1.72%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.90%) NoSQL
1 4 (6.90%) RDBMS
1 4 (6.90%) Relational Database
1 4 (6.90%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (20.69%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.17%) Finance
3 1 (1.72%) Advertising
3 1 (1.72%) Dutch Language
3 1 (1.72%) German Language
3 1 (1.72%) Law
3 1 (1.72%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (20.69%) Developer
2 11 (18.97%) Python Developer
3 9 (15.52%) Problem Manager
4 8 (13.79%) Telecoms Manager
5 4 (6.90%) Analyst
5 4 (6.90%) Consultant
5 4 (6.90%) Information Security Consultant
5 4 (6.90%) Security Consultant
5 4 (6.90%) Service Manager
6 3 (5.17%) Account Manager
6 3 (5.17%) Change Manager
6 3 (5.17%) Network Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) Services Delivery Manager
6 3 (5.17%) Software Developer
6 3 (5.17%) Team Leader
7 2 (3.45%) Cisco Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) Help Desk Team Lead
7 2 (3.45%) Project Coordinator
7 2 (3.45%) Support Team Leader
7 2 (3.45%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (20.69%) CSS
1 12 (20.69%) Django
1 12 (20.69%) HTML
1 12 (20.69%) Sass
2 4 (6.90%) JSON
2 4 (6.90%) REST
3 1 (1.72%) .NET
3 1 (1.72%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.69%) User Experience
2 4 (6.90%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.45%) PKI
4 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.72%) Clustering
4 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.72%) New Media
4 1 (1.72%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 14 (24.14%) Linux
2 4 (6.90%) Windows
2 4 (6.90%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.45%) Unix
4 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.86%) Problem Management
1 15 (25.86%) Service Management
2 13 (22.41%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (20.69%) Continuous Improvement
3 12 (20.69%) Responsive Web Design
3 12 (20.69%) Software Engineering
3 12 (20.69%) Software Testing
3 12 (20.69%) TDD
4 10 (17.24%) ITIL
5 9 (15.52%) Process Improvement
6 8 (13.79%) OO
7 5 (8.62%) PRINCE2
7 5 (8.62%) Resource Management
8 4 (6.90%) Incident Management
8 4 (6.90%) Information Security
8 4 (6.90%) Kanban
8 4 (6.90%) OOP
8 4 (6.90%) Scrum
9 3 (5.17%) AOP
9 3 (5.17%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (20.69%) JavaScript
1 12 (20.69%) Python
2 2 (3.45%) SQL
3 1 (1.72%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (6.90%) CISSP
2 2 (3.45%) CCNA
2 2 (3.45%) CCNP
2 2 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (3.45%) Degree
2 2 (3.45%) PMI Certification
2 2 (3.45%) PMP
2 2 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (20.69%) SLA
2 4 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (3.45%) ISA Server
1 2 (3.45%) UAG
2 1 (1.72%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.72%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (1.72%) vSphere
2 1 (1.72%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) WSUS
2 1 (1.72%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (6.90%) Cisco
2 3 (5.17%) Citrix
2 3 (5.17%) VMware
3 2 (3.45%) Oracle
4 1 (1.72%) EMC
4 1 (1.72%) Huawei
4 1 (1.72%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
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