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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Delivery
Rank 40 53 49
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -4
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 15 24 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.12% 2.34% 2.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.84% 3.18% 2.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 7
Median daily rate £310 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.73% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £350 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £600 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
- +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £24.50 - £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
529 755 597
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 74.93% 73.59% 70.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 294 506 330
Median daily rate £400 £420 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £274 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £558 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 19 12
Median hourly rate £20.00 £37.09 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.07% +95.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £30.90 £16.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.46 £37.09 £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +30.76%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 17 (33.33%) ITIL
2 14 (27.45%) Security Cleared
3 13 (25.49%) DV Cleared
3 13 (25.49%) Telecoms
4 12 (23.53%) SLA
5 10 (19.61%) High Availability
6 9 (17.65%) Problem Management
6 9 (17.65%) Degree
6 9 (17.65%) HP
6 9 (17.65%) EMC
6 9 (17.65%) Project Management
7 8 (15.69%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (15.69%) ITIL V3
8 7 (13.73%) Service Management
8 7 (13.73%) Change Management
8 7 (13.73%) Linux
9 6 (11.76%) Oracle
9 6 (11.76%) SAN
9 6 (11.76%) Red Hat
9 6 (11.76%) Cisco
9 6 (11.76%) Microsoft
9 6 (11.76%) RHCE
9 6 (11.76%) AIX
9 6 (11.76%) Clustering
9 6 (11.76%) Finance
9 6 (11.76%) KVM
9 6 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (11.76%) Oracle RAC
9 6 (11.76%) EMC NetWorker
9 6 (11.76%) Presales

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 5 (9.80%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.88%) Documentum
3 2 (3.92%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (7.84%) MS Office
2 3 (5.88%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.96%) SAP CO
1 1 (1.96%) SAP FI
1 1 (1.96%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.80%) Office 365
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.76%) SAN
2 5 (9.80%) 3G
2 5 (9.80%) 4G
2 5 (9.80%) MGW
3 4 (7.84%) Diameter Protocol
3 4 (7.84%) INAP
3 4 (7.84%) LAN
3 4 (7.84%) LDAP
3 4 (7.84%) LTE
3 4 (7.84%) SIGTRAN
3 4 (7.84%) WAN
4 3 (5.88%) Unified Communications
5 2 (3.92%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (3.92%) Firewall
5 2 (3.92%) Internet
5 2 (3.92%) IP Telephony
5 2 (3.92%) PSTN
6 1 (1.96%) Intranet
6 1 (1.96%) Megaco
6 1 (1.96%) MPLS
General
1 13 (25.49%) Telecoms
2 6 (11.76%) Finance
3 5 (9.80%) Back Office
4 2 (3.92%) Billing
4 2 (3.92%) Front Office
5 1 (1.96%) Legal
5 1 (1.96%) Marketing
5 1 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (17.65%) 3rd Line Support
1 9 (17.65%) Service Manager
2 6 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
2 6 (11.76%) Delivery Manager
2 6 (11.76%) Linux Specialist
2 6 (11.76%) Linux Support
2 6 (11.76%) Services Delivery Manager
2 6 (11.76%) Support Engineer
2 6 (11.76%) Support Specialist
3 4 (7.84%) Mobile Engineer
4 3 (5.88%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (5.88%) Analyst
4 3 (5.88%) Consultant
4 3 (5.88%) IT Manager
4 3 (5.88%) IT Services Manager
4 3 (5.88%) Operations Manager
4 3 (5.88%) Programme Manager
4 3 (5.88%) Project Manager
4 3 (5.88%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.84%) SOAP
1 4 (7.84%) SPML
2 1 (1.96%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (1.96%) Middleware
2 1 (1.96%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) Clustering
2 5 (9.80%) Virtual Team
3 4 (7.84%) PMI
3 4 (7.84%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.92%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.96%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.96%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (1.96%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.73%) Linux
2 6 (11.76%) AIX
2 6 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (9.80%) Windows
4 3 (5.88%) Windows 10
4 3 (5.88%) Windows 7
4 3 (5.88%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.96%) Unix
5 1 (1.96%) Windows 2000
5 1 (1.96%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (33.33%) ITIL
2 10 (19.61%) High Availability
3 9 (17.65%) Problem Management
3 9 (17.65%) Project Management
4 8 (15.69%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (15.69%) ITIL V3
5 7 (13.73%) Change Management
5 7 (13.73%) Service Management
6 6 (11.76%) Compliance Management
6 6 (11.76%) Matrix Organization
6 6 (11.76%) Presales
7 5 (9.80%) Incident Management
8 4 (7.84%) Integration Testing
8 4 (7.84%) Programme Management
8 4 (7.84%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (7.84%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (5.88%) Information Security
9 3 (5.88%) Network Design
9 3 (5.88%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 14 (27.45%) Security Cleared
2 13 (25.49%) DV Cleared
3 9 (17.65%) Degree
4 6 (11.76%) RHCE
5 5 (9.80%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (7.84%) CCENT
6 4 (7.84%) CCNA
6 4 (7.84%) PMI Certification
6 4 (7.84%) SC Cleared
7 3 (5.88%) CISSP
7 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (3.92%) CCNP
8 2 (3.92%) HNC
8 2 (3.92%) HND
9 1 (1.96%) CCNP Voice
9 1 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.96%) JNCIA
9 1 (1.96%) PMP
9 1 (1.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (23.53%) SLA
2 3 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (11.76%) KVM
1 6 (11.76%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (5.88%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (11.76%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (5.88%) SCCM
2 3 (5.88%) WSUS
3 1 (1.96%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 9 (17.65%) EMC
1 9 (17.65%) HP
2 6 (11.76%) Cisco
2 6 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.76%) Oracle
2 6 (11.76%) Red Hat
3 4 (7.84%) Nokia
4 2 (3.92%) Avaya
4 2 (3.92%) Huawei
4 2 (3.92%) Mitel
4 2 (3.92%) SAP
5 1 (1.96%) F5
5 1 (1.96%) IBM
5 1 (1.96%) Juniper
5 1 (1.96%) ReadSoft
5 1 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.96%) Sybase
5 1 (1.96%) VMware
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