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 26 February 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
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Delivery
Rank 40 32 46
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +14
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 28 48 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 3.08% 4.72% 3.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.63% 6.48% 4.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 14 6
Average daily rate
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£375 £378 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.66% -8.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £159 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £470 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £347
% change year-on-year
- +7.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.57 £13.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+12.07% -33.33%
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
605 741 570
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 66.56% 72.86% 71.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 345 381 215
Average daily rate £400 £395 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.29% +12.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 20 16
Average hourly rate £55.65 £16.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+247.81% -8.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -12.69%

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 26 February 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 26 February 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 24 (42.11%) ITIL
2 20 (35.09%) Service Management
3 13 (22.81%) Project Management
4 11 (19.30%) Telecoms
4 11 (19.30%) MS Excel
4 11 (19.30%) Microsoft
5 10 (17.54%) Finance
5 10 (17.54%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (17.54%) Security Cleared
6 9 (15.79%) HTML
7 7 (12.28%) Linux
7 7 (12.28%) UNIX
8 6 (10.53%) Python
8 6 (10.53%) JavaScript
8 6 (10.53%) CSS
8 6 (10.53%) TDD
8 6 (10.53%) Software Engineering
8 6 (10.53%) SC Cleared
8 6 (10.53%) Degree
8 6 (10.53%) Problem Management
8 6 (10.53%) Django
8 6 (10.53%) Sass
9 5 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (8.77%) Lync
9 5 (8.77%) Windows
10 4 (7.02%) MS Office
10 4 (7.02%) SLA
10 4 (7.02%) Cisco
10 4 (7.02%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (7.02%) Cisco Certification

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 5 (8.77%) Lync
2 3 (5.26%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.51%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.75%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (1.75%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.75%) Apache
Applications
1 11 (19.30%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.02%) MS Office
3 3 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.75%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.26%) HTTP
2 2 (3.51%) GSM
2 2 (3.51%) UMTS
2 2 (3.51%) VoIP
2 2 (3.51%) Internet
2 2 (3.51%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.75%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (1.75%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (1.75%) ADSL
3 1 (1.75%) BGP
3 1 (1.75%) SS7
3 1 (1.75%) Firewall
3 1 (1.75%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.75%) Wireless
3 1 (1.75%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (1.75%) iSCSI
3 1 (1.75%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.75%) LTE
3 1 (1.75%) WAN
3 1 (1.75%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.75%) RDBMS
1 1 (1.75%) NoSQL
1 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) JIRA
General
1 11 (19.30%) Telecoms
2 10 (17.54%) Finance
3 3 (5.26%) Billing
3 3 (5.26%) Back Office
4 2 (3.51%) Marketing
5 1 (1.75%) Legal
5 1 (1.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (31.58%) Service Manager
2 12 (21.05%) Delivery Manager
3 10 (17.54%) Services Delivery Manager
4 6 (10.53%) Developer
5 5 (8.77%) Analyst
5 5 (8.77%) Customer Services Manager
6 4 (7.02%) Python Developer
6 4 (7.02%) Software Developer
6 4 (7.02%) Incident Manager
7 3 (5.26%) Technical Manager
7 3 (5.26%) Consultant
7 3 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Support Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) IT Services Manager
8 2 (3.51%) Web Support Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) Web Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) Project Support Coordinator
8 2 (3.51%) Agile Business Analyst
8 2 (3.51%) Business Change Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.79%) HTML
2 6 (10.53%) CSS
2 6 (10.53%) Django
2 6 (10.53%) Sass
3 3 (5.26%) XML
3 3 (5.26%) XHTML
4 2 (3.51%) Web Services
5 1 (1.75%) REST
5 1 (1.75%) LAMP
5 1 (1.75%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (3.51%) Open Source
4 1 (1.75%) User Experience
4 1 (1.75%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (1.75%) iPhone
4 1 (1.75%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.75%) PKI
4 1 (1.75%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.28%) Linux
1 7 (12.28%) UNIX
2 5 (8.77%) Windows
3 1 (1.75%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.75%) Android
3 1 (1.75%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (42.11%) ITIL
2 20 (35.09%) Service Management
3 13 (22.81%) Project Management
4 10 (17.54%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (10.53%) TDD
5 6 (10.53%) Software Engineering
5 6 (10.53%) Problem Management
6 4 (7.02%) Time Management
6 4 (7.02%) Change Management
6 4 (7.02%) Six Sigma
6 4 (7.02%) ITSM
7 3 (5.26%) Migration
7 3 (5.26%) Incident Management
8 2 (3.51%) Business Development
8 2 (3.51%) Performance Management
8 2 (3.51%) Lean Six Sigma
8 2 (3.51%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (3.51%) PRINCE2
8 2 (3.51%) CRM
8 2 (3.51%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.53%) JavaScript
1 6 (10.53%) Python
2 3 (5.26%) Java
3 2 (3.51%) SQL
4 1 (1.75%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (17.54%) Security Cleared
2 6 (10.53%) Degree
2 6 (10.53%) SC Cleared
3 4 (7.02%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (7.02%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (5.26%) CCENT
4 3 (5.26%) CCNA
5 2 (3.51%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.75%) VCP4
6 1 (1.75%) PMP
6 1 (1.75%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.75%) MCP
6 1 (1.75%) HNC
6 1 (1.75%) HND
6 1 (1.75%) MCSE
6 1 (1.75%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.02%) SLA
2 2 (3.51%) COBIT
3 1 (1.75%) QA
3 1 (1.75%) BS15000
System Software
1 2 (3.51%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.75%) NDS
Systems Management
1 3 (5.26%) SCOM
2 1 (1.75%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (19.30%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.02%) Cisco
3 3 (5.26%) Huawei
4 2 (3.51%) CheckPoint
4 2 (3.51%) Avaya
5 1 (1.75%) Juniper
5 1 (1.75%) CA
5 1 (1.75%) Hitachi
5 1 (1.75%) NetApp
5 1 (1.75%) Apple
5 1 (1.75%) HP
5 1 (1.75%) Dell
5 1 (1.75%) EMC
5 1 (1.75%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.75%) IBM
5 1 (1.75%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 1 (1.75%) F5
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