The table below looks at the statistics for Service Delivery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Delivery over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Delivery
Rank 43 19 18
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -1
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 12 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 3.38% 3.20% 4.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.79% 3.74% 5.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £313 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -30.55%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £384 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.82% +9.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.50 £16.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+46.87% +10.34%
Service Delivery
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
317 107 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 89.30% 85.60% 78.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 40 47
Median daily rate £460 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £277 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £25.12 - £34.32
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Service Delivery
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Shropshire 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 Shropshire

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Service Delivery Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

Service Delivery
Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Service Delivery across the Shropshire region.

Service Delivery Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

Service Delivery
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Delivery within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford -24 12 - - 3
Service Delivery
West Midlands

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for Service Delivery.

1 11 (64.71%) Service Management
2 7 (41.18%) ITIL
2 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
3 6 (35.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (29.41%) Windows
4 5 (29.41%) Migration
5 4 (23.53%) Change Management
6 3 (17.65%) VMware
6 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (17.65%) SQL
6 3 (17.65%) LAN
6 3 (17.65%) WAN
6 3 (17.65%) Citrix
6 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (17.65%) Network Architecture
6 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
7 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
7 2 (11.76%) Project Governance
7 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
7 2 (11.76%) AIX
7 2 (11.76%) Solaris
7 2 (11.76%) Linux
7 2 (11.76%) TOGAF
7 2 (11.76%) Windows XP
7 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (11.76%) SUSE
7 2 (11.76%) Risk Management

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
1 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) LAN
1 3 (17.65%) WAN
2 1 (5.88%) Firewall
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Service Manager
2 3 (17.65%) Wintel Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Report Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Service Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Service Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery Director
4 1 (5.88%) Service Transition Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Services Director
4 1 (5.88%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.88%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
3 2 (11.76%) AIX
3 2 (11.76%) Linux
3 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (11.76%) Solaris
3 2 (11.76%) SUSE
3 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
3 2 (11.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Service Management
2 7 (41.18%) ITIL
3 6 (35.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (29.41%) Migration
5 4 (23.53%) Change Management
6 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (17.65%) Network Architecture
7 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (11.76%) Project Governance
7 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
7 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (11.76%) TOGAF
8 1 (5.88%) Change Control
8 1 (5.88%) Data Migration
8 1 (5.88%) Open Source
8 1 (5.88%) Performance Management
8 1 (5.88%) Requirements Management
8 1 (5.88%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) Citrix
2 3 (17.65%) VMware
3 2 (11.76%) Red Hat