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 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Delivery
Rank 44 60 40
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -20
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 20 17 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.29% 1.69% 3.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.37% 2.31% 5.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 16
Average daily rate
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£425 £238 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+78.94% -35.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £145 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £385 £519
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £343 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.48% -2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £59.00 £29.92 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+97.19% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £20.75 £18.74
% change year-on-year
-30.12% +10.74%
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
594 735 888
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 67.89% 73.13% 68.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 302 329 288
Average daily rate £400 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £218 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £502 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 20 8
Average hourly rate £19.00 £25.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 20 August 2014.

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 20 August 2014, 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 22 (39.29%) Microsoft
2 19 (33.93%) Project Management
2 19 (33.93%) Finance
3 17 (30.36%) MS Excel
4 15 (26.79%) MS Office
5 12 (21.43%) Degree
5 12 (21.43%) ITIL
5 12 (21.43%) Security Cleared
6 11 (19.64%) SC Cleared
6 11 (19.64%) Service Management
7 9 (16.07%) MS PowerPoint
8 8 (14.29%) SLA
8 8 (14.29%) Marketing
8 8 (14.29%) Telemarketing
8 8 (14.29%) Performance Management
8 8 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
9 7 (12.50%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
9 7 (12.50%) Migration
9 7 (12.50%) Telecoms
9 7 (12.50%) SharePoint
10 6 (10.71%) DNS
10 6 (10.71%) PRINCE2
10 6 (10.71%) Internet
10 6 (10.71%) Configuration Management
10 6 (10.71%) Back Office
11 5 (8.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 5 (8.93%) Logistics
11 5 (8.93%) Supplier Management
11 5 (8.93%) PMP
11 5 (8.93%) PMI Certification

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 7 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.79%) IIS
2 1 (1.79%) Lync
2 1 (1.79%) Liferay
Applications
1 17 (30.36%) MS Excel
2 15 (26.79%) MS Office
3 9 (16.07%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (8.93%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.79%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.71%) DNS
1 6 (10.71%) Internet
2 5 (8.93%) MGW
2 5 (8.93%) GGSN
2 5 (8.93%) SGSN
3 3 (5.36%) Wireless
3 3 (5.36%) SAN
4 2 (3.57%) Structured Cabling
4 2 (3.57%) Firewall
5 1 (1.79%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.79%) IPsec
5 1 (1.79%) 3G
5 1 (1.79%) MPLS
5 1 (1.79%) Intranet
5 1 (1.79%) GSM
5 1 (1.79%) LAN
5 1 (1.79%) UMTS
5 1 (1.79%) VoIP
5 1 (1.79%) WLAN
5 1 (1.79%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.14%) Data Mining
General
1 19 (33.93%) Finance
2 8 (14.29%) Marketing
3 7 (12.50%) Telecoms
4 6 (10.71%) Back Office
5 2 (3.57%) Banking
6 1 (1.79%) Law
6 1 (1.79%) Legal
6 1 (1.79%) Games
6 1 (1.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (26.79%) Service Manager
2 11 (19.64%) Delivery Manager
2 11 (19.64%) Services Delivery Manager
3 9 (16.07%) Consultant
4 8 (14.29%) Project Manager
5 5 (8.93%) Technical Project Manager
5 5 (8.93%) Technical Manager
5 5 (8.93%) Management Consultant
5 5 (8.93%) CS Core Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Technical Design Authority
6 4 (7.14%) Service Management Consultant
7 3 (5.36%) SAN Consultant
8 2 (3.57%) Customer Services Manager
8 2 (3.57%) Architect
8 2 (3.57%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 2 (3.57%) Technical Consultant
9 1 (1.79%) Help Desk Support
9 1 (1.79%) Senior Network Engineer
9 1 (1.79%) Business Architect
9 1 (1.79%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.79%) SOAP
1 1 (1.79%) XML
1 1 (1.79%) .NET
1 1 (1.79%) J2EE
1 1 (1.79%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.57%) Human Factors
1 2 (3.57%) GIS
2 1 (1.79%) Replication
2 1 (1.79%) PKI
2 1 (1.79%) Smartcard
2 1 (1.79%) NHS
2 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.93%) UNIX
2 3 (5.36%) Windows
3 2 (3.57%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.79%) Windows Vista
4 1 (1.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (33.93%) Project Management
2 12 (21.43%) ITIL
3 11 (19.64%) Service Management
4 8 (14.29%) Telemarketing
4 8 (14.29%) Performance Management
4 8 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
5 7 (12.50%) Migration
6 6 (10.71%) PRINCE2
6 6 (10.71%) Configuration Management
7 5 (8.93%) Logistics
7 5 (8.93%) Supplier Management
7 5 (8.93%) Time Management
8 4 (7.14%) Demand Forecasting
8 4 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (7.14%) Asset Management
8 4 (7.14%) ITSM
8 4 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (5.36%) Change Management
9 3 (5.36%) ITIL V3
10 2 (3.57%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.79%) C
1 1 (1.79%) Java
1 1 (1.79%) SQL
1 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (21.43%) Degree
1 12 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 11 (19.64%) SC Cleared
3 5 (8.93%) PMP
3 5 (8.93%) PMI Certification
4 2 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.79%) CCNP
5 1 (1.79%) CCNA
5 1 (1.79%) HNC
5 1 (1.79%) HND
5 1 (1.79%) CCENT
5 1 (1.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.79%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.29%) SLA
2 5 (8.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (8.93%) ISO 9001
3 2 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.36%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.79%) NFS
2 1 (1.79%) NDS
2 1 (1.79%) VMware Server
2 1 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.79%) vSphere
2 1 (1.79%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.79%) XenServer
2 1 (1.79%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (1.79%) KVM
Vendors
1 22 (39.29%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.50%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 3 (5.36%) Nokia
3 3 (5.36%) Cisco
4 2 (3.57%) EMC
4 2 (3.57%) Ericsson
5 1 (1.79%) VMware
5 1 (1.79%) NEC
5 1 (1.79%) Huawei
5 1 (1.79%) Hitachi
5 1 (1.79%) Remedy
5 1 (1.79%) Nortel
5 1 (1.79%) HP
5 1 (1.79%) Siemens
5 1 (1.79%) Veritas
5 1 (1.79%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 1 (1.79%) CA
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle
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