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 30 June 2016 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Delivery
Rank 37 34 44
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +10
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 35 31 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 4.02% 3.65% 3.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.09% 4.80% 4.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 7 9
Median daily rate £444 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.93% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £200 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £435 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £387 £352
% change year-on-year
-5.68% +10.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £41.29 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +142.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.50 £16.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+46.87% +10.34%
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
688 646 708
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 78.99% 76.00% 74.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 413 327 327
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £260 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 27 13
Median hourly rate £20.00 £21.55 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.19% +5.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.61 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.12 £46.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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
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 30 June 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 30 June 2016, 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 18 (24.00%) Telecoms
1 18 (24.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 16 (21.33%) Service Management
3 14 (18.67%) SLA
3 14 (18.67%) Problem Management
4 12 (16.00%) Project Management
5 11 (14.67%) ITIL
5 11 (14.67%) Matrix Organization
6 10 (13.33%) High Availability
6 10 (13.33%) Degree
7 9 (12.00%) Process Improvement
7 9 (12.00%) Security Cleared
7 9 (12.00%) Linux
7 9 (12.00%) Change Management
8 8 (10.67%) Firewall
8 8 (10.67%) Back Office
8 8 (10.67%) 3G
8 8 (10.67%) Windows
8 8 (10.67%) Cisco
8 8 (10.67%) DV Cleared
8 8 (10.67%) 4G
8 8 (10.67%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (9.33%) Information Security
9 7 (9.33%) MGW
9 7 (9.33%) Cisco IOS
9 7 (9.33%) CCNP
9 7 (9.33%) CISSP
9 7 (9.33%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (9.33%) SOAP
10 6 (8.00%) Diameter Protocol

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 2 (2.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (2.67%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.33%) IIS
2 1 (1.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.33%) MS Office
1 1 (1.33%) MS Project
1 1 (1.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.33%) SAP CO
1 1 (1.33%) SAP FI
1 1 (1.33%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.33%) Office 365
1 1 (1.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.67%) 3G
1 8 (10.67%) 4G
1 8 (10.67%) Firewall
2 7 (9.33%) Cisco IOS
2 7 (9.33%) MGW
3 6 (8.00%) Diameter Protocol
3 6 (8.00%) INAP
3 6 (8.00%) Internet
3 6 (8.00%) LDAP
3 6 (8.00%) LTE
3 6 (8.00%) SIGTRAN
4 5 (6.67%) ISDN
4 5 (6.67%) SAN
4 5 (6.67%) Wireless
5 4 (5.33%) Frame Relay
5 4 (5.33%) LAN
5 4 (5.33%) WAN
6 3 (4.00%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (4.00%) Unified Communications
6 3 (4.00%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.67%) DB2
1 2 (2.67%) NoSQL
1 2 (2.67%) RDBMS
1 2 (2.67%) Relational Database
1 2 (2.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.33%) AppScan
General
1 18 (24.00%) Telecoms
2 8 (10.67%) Back Office
3 6 (8.00%) Finance
4 4 (5.33%) Front Office
5 2 (2.67%) Billing
6 1 (1.33%) Dutch Language
6 1 (1.33%) German Language
6 1 (1.33%) Law
6 1 (1.33%) Legal
6 1 (1.33%) Marketing
6 1 (1.33%) Retail
6 1 (1.33%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 9 (12.00%) Problem Manager
1 9 (12.00%) Service Manager
2 7 (9.33%) Consultant
2 7 (9.33%) Security Consultant
2 7 (9.33%) Telecoms Manager
3 6 (8.00%) Support Engineer
4 5 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
4 5 (6.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 5 (6.67%) Delivery Manager
4 5 (6.67%) Information Security Consultant
4 5 (6.67%) Mobile Engineer
4 5 (6.67%) Services Delivery Manager
5 4 (5.33%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (5.33%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
5 4 (5.33%) Developer
5 4 (5.33%) Linux Specialist
5 4 (5.33%) Linux Support
5 4 (5.33%) Network Engineer
5 4 (5.33%) Python Developer
5 4 (5.33%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.33%) SOAP
2 6 (8.00%) SPML
3 4 (5.33%) CSS
3 4 (5.33%) Django
3 4 (5.33%) HTML
3 4 (5.33%) Sass
4 3 (4.00%) REST
5 2 (2.67%) JSON
5 2 (2.67%) Middleware
6 1 (1.33%) .NET
6 1 (1.33%) Apache Flex
6 1 (1.33%) IBM Integration Bus
6 1 (1.33%) WCF
6 1 (1.33%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (5.33%) Clustering
1 4 (5.33%) Computer Science
1 4 (5.33%) PKI
1 4 (5.33%) PMI
1 4 (5.33%) User Experience
2 2 (2.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.67%) Performance Metrics
2 2 (2.67%) Virtual Team
3 1 (1.33%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.33%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.33%) New Media
3 1 (1.33%) Private Cloud
3 1 (1.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.00%) Linux
2 8 (10.67%) Windows
3 5 (6.67%) Windows Server
4 4 (5.33%) AIX
4 4 (5.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (5.33%) Unix
5 1 (1.33%) Solaris
5 1 (1.33%) Windows 2000
5 1 (1.33%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (24.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 16 (21.33%) Service Management
3 14 (18.67%) Problem Management
4 12 (16.00%) Project Management
5 11 (14.67%) ITIL
5 11 (14.67%) Matrix Organization
6 10 (13.33%) High Availability
7 9 (12.00%) Change Management
7 9 (12.00%) Process Improvement
8 8 (10.67%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (9.33%) Information Security
10 6 (8.00%) Integration Testing
10 6 (8.00%) Presales
11 5 (6.67%) Identity Management
11 5 (6.67%) ITIL V3
11 5 (6.67%) Network Design
11 5 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
12 4 (5.33%) Programme Management
12 4 (5.33%) Security Management
12 4 (5.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.67%) Python
2 4 (5.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.67%) C++
3 2 (2.67%) Java
4 1 (1.33%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.33%) C
4 1 (1.33%) Korn
4 1 (1.33%) Perl
4 1 (1.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (13.33%) Degree
2 9 (12.00%) Security Cleared
3 8 (10.67%) DV Cleared
4 7 (9.33%) CCNP
4 7 (9.33%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (9.33%) CISSP
5 6 (8.00%) CCNA
6 4 (5.33%) HNC
6 4 (5.33%) HND
6 4 (5.33%) PMI Certification
6 4 (5.33%) RHCE
6 4 (5.33%) SC Cleared
7 2 (2.67%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (2.67%) MCSE
7 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.33%) CCENT
8 1 (1.33%) CCNP Voice
8 1 (1.33%) JNCIA
8 1 (1.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (18.67%) SLA
2 5 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (5.33%) KVM
1 4 (5.33%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (4.00%) ISA Server
2 3 (4.00%) UAG
3 1 (1.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (5.33%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (4.00%) WSUS
3 1 (1.33%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (1.33%) HP Fortify
3 1 (1.33%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 8 (10.67%) Cisco
2 6 (8.00%) Nokia
3 5 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.67%) Oracle
4 4 (5.33%) EMC
4 4 (5.33%) HP
4 4 (5.33%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.67%) Avaya
5 2 (2.67%) F5
5 2 (2.67%) Huawei
5 2 (2.67%) Mitel
5 2 (2.67%) SAP
5 2 (2.67%) Sybase
6 1 (1.33%) IBM
6 1 (1.33%) Juniper
6 1 (1.33%) ReadSoft
6 1 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.33%) VMware
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