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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Delivery over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Services Delivery
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 46 48 43
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 18 35 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.52% 3.45% 3.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.11% 4.36% 4.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 15 6
Median daily rate £450 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £21.50 £15.16
% change year-on-year
-25.58% +41.82%

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
579 802 656
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 81.21% 79.01% 73.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 472 363
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 17 7
Median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £64.07 £63.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Service Delivery
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing Service Delivery as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 23 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Service Delivery also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Service Delivery.

1 20 (44.44%) ITIL
2 18 (40.00%) Project Management
3 14 (31.11%) Process Improvement
4 13 (28.89%) Service Management
5 12 (26.67%) Telecoms
6 11 (24.44%) Microsoft
6 11 (24.44%) Matrix Organization
7 10 (22.22%) IBM
7 10 (22.22%) CRM
7 10 (22.22%) SLA
7 10 (22.22%) Finance
8 9 (20.00%) PMI Certification
9 8 (17.78%) NetApp
9 8 (17.78%) PMP
9 8 (17.78%) PRINCE2
9 8 (17.78%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (17.78%) Security Cleared
9 8 (17.78%) Budget Control
9 8 (17.78%) Problem Management
10 7 (15.56%) Huawei
10 7 (15.56%) Degree
11 6 (13.33%) PMI
12 5 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (11.11%) CMMI
12 5 (11.11%) Change Management
12 5 (11.11%) SC Cleared
12 5 (11.11%) Performance Management
12 5 (11.11%) Presales
13 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
13 4 (8.89%) Data Centre

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.22%) Apache
1 1 (2.22%) Confluence
1 1 (2.22%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 3 (6.67%) MS Project
2 1 (2.22%) MS Office
2 1 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Changepoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.44%) IBM Cloud
2 2 (4.44%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) Unified Communications
2 1 (2.22%) Internet
2 1 (2.22%) LAN
2 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.44%) Big Data
2 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (6.67%) JIRA
2 2 (4.44%) JUnit
2 2 (4.44%) MSTest
3 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.22%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.22%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.22%) Vagrant
General
1 12 (26.67%) Telecoms
2 10 (22.22%) Finance
3 4 (8.89%) Law
4 3 (6.67%) Billing
5 1 (2.22%) Back Office
5 1 (2.22%) Banking
5 1 (2.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (15.56%) Problem Manager
1 7 (15.56%) Storage Manager
2 5 (11.11%) Engagement Manager
2 5 (11.11%) Telecoms Manager
3 3 (6.67%) Change Manager
3 3 (6.67%) Coordinator
3 3 (6.67%) IT Manager
3 3 (6.67%) Project Coordinator
4 2 (4.44%) Data Manager
4 2 (4.44%) Data Storage Manager
4 2 (4.44%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (4.44%) ERP Manager
4 2 (4.44%) Operations Manager
4 2 (4.44%) Relationships Manager
4 2 (4.44%) Service Manager
4 2 (4.44%) Services Delivery Manager
4 2 (4.44%) Support Officer
4 2 (4.44%) Support Specialist
4 2 (4.44%) Technical Leader
5 1 (2.22%) Network Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.89%) Web Services
2 3 (6.67%) .NET
3 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.44%) Hibernate
3 2 (4.44%) WCF
3 2 (4.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) PMI
2 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.89%) CMDB
2 4 (8.89%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.67%) RIA
3 3 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (4.44%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (4.44%) Private Cloud
4 2 (4.44%) Public Cloud
4 2 (4.44%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.22%) Windows
1 1 (2.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (44.44%) ITIL
2 18 (40.00%) Project Management
3 14 (31.11%) Process Improvement
4 13 (28.89%) Service Management
5 11 (24.44%) Matrix Organization
6 10 (22.22%) CRM
7 8 (17.78%) Budget Control
7 8 (17.78%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (17.78%) PRINCE2
7 8 (17.78%) Problem Management
8 5 (11.11%) Change Management
8 5 (11.11%) CMMI
8 5 (11.11%) Performance Management
8 5 (11.11%) Presales
9 4 (8.89%) Change Control
9 4 (8.89%) Configuration Management
9 4 (8.89%) ITSM
9 4 (8.89%) Programme Management
9 4 (8.89%) SOA
10 3 (6.67%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.67%) Java
2 2 (4.44%) C#
2 2 (4.44%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.44%) SQL
2 2 (4.44%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.22%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.22%) C
3 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.22%) PHP
3 1 (2.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (20.00%) PMI Certification
2 8 (17.78%) PMP
2 8 (17.78%) Security Cleared
3 7 (15.56%) Degree
4 5 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (11.11%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.44%) CCENT
5 2 (4.44%) CCNA
5 2 (4.44%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (4.44%) Postgraduate
6 1 (2.22%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (22.22%) SLA
2 1 (2.22%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) Docker
Vendors
1 11 (24.44%) Microsoft
2 10 (22.22%) IBM
3 8 (17.78%) NetApp
4 7 (15.56%) Huawei
5 2 (4.44%) Cisco
5 2 (4.44%) Jaspersoft
5 2 (4.44%) Rackspace
6 1 (2.22%) Atlassian
6 1 (2.22%) HP
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