The table below looks at the statistics for Service Delivery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Renfrewshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Delivery over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Delivery
Rank 45 17 21
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +4
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 15 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 4.14% 9.62% 6.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.56% 11.63% 7.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 6
Average daily rate £423 £409 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.36% +31.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £268 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £450 £317
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £388 £352
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £17.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year
+35.29% +36.00%
Service Delivery
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Renfrewshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
329 86 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 90.88% 82.69% 86.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 51 59
Average daily rate £330 £343 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.64% +5.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £188 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £451 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 3 0
Average hourly rate £38.00 £19.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Service Delivery
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Service Delivery across the Renfrewshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Service Delivery Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Service Delivery across the Renfrewshire region.

Service Delivery Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Delivery across the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Service Delivery Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

Service Delivery
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Delivery within the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Erskine -34 13 £431 +5.50%
Paisley - 2 £360 -
Service Delivery
Scotland

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 21 (65.63%) ITIL
3 20 (62.50%) ITIL V3
4 18 (56.25%) SC Cleared
5 16 (50.00%) Project Management
6 15 (46.88%) Six Sigma
7 14 (43.75%) JSP 440
8 13 (40.63%) HP
8 13 (40.63%) OpenStack
9 12 (37.50%) Degree
10 9 (28.13%) Computer Science
10 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
10 9 (28.13%) Change Management
11 7 (21.88%) Mentoring
11 7 (21.88%) Service Design
12 6 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
12 6 (18.75%) Change Control
12 6 (18.75%) Unix
12 6 (18.75%) Linux
12 6 (18.75%) SAN
12 6 (18.75%) Management Information System
13 5 (15.63%) Incident Management
14 4 (12.50%) Service Management
14 4 (12.50%) Programme Management
15 3 (9.38%) LAN
15 3 (9.38%) WAN
15 3 (9.38%) Supplier Management
15 3 (9.38%) Problem Management
16 2 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
16 2 (6.25%) Release Management

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 13 (40.63%) OpenStack
2 2 (6.25%) CMS
2 2 (6.25%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) SAN
2 3 (9.38%) LAN
2 3 (9.38%) WAN
3 2 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (6.25%) EIGRP
3 2 (6.25%) Firewall
3 2 (6.25%) Network Security
3 2 (6.25%) OSPF
3 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (6.25%) Finance
1 2 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Architect
2 5 (15.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (15.63%) Service Architect
3 4 (12.50%) Consultant
3 4 (12.50%) Storage Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Backup Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Digital Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Network Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Storage Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Agile Business Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Business Systems Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Change and Release Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Digital Business Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) ITIL Change Manager
6 1 (3.13%) ITIL Release Manager
6 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared Technical Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) AOM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Computer Science
2 6 (18.75%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.25%) Cryptography
4 1 (3.13%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.75%) Linux
1 6 (18.75%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (65.63%) ITIL
2 20 (62.50%) ITIL V3
3 16 (50.00%) Project Management
4 15 (46.88%) Six Sigma
5 9 (28.13%) Change Management
6 7 (21.88%) Mentoring
6 7 (21.88%) Service Design
7 6 (18.75%) Change Control
7 6 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (15.63%) Incident Management
9 4 (12.50%) Programme Management
9 4 (12.50%) Service Management
10 3 (9.38%) Problem Management
10 3 (9.38%) Supplier Management
11 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (6.25%) Benchmarking
11 2 (6.25%) Configuration Management
11 2 (6.25%) Information Security
11 2 (6.25%) Release Management
11 2 (6.25%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 24 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 18 (56.25%) SC Cleared
3 12 (37.50%) Degree
4 2 (6.25%) CCNA
4 2 (6.25%) CCNP
4 2 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (43.75%) JSP 440
2 2 (6.25%) QA
3 1 (3.13%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (3.13%) SLA
Vendors
1 13 (40.63%) HP
2 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.25%) Cisco
3 2 (6.25%) Intel Security
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle
3 2 (6.25%) Sitecore