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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Delivery
Rank 43 18 14
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -4
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 13 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 3.62% 3.23% 5.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.06% 3.88% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.25 £18.00 £14.25
% change year-on-year
+40.27% +26.31%
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
320 103 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 89.14% 83.06% 77.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 33 45
Median daily rate £475 £410 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.85% -3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £275 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £451 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 3
Median hourly rate £25.12 £40.00 £34.32
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.20% +16.55%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

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 28 July 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 -20 13 - - 2
Service Delivery
West Midlands

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 14 (63.64%) Service Management
2 9 (40.91%) ITIL
3 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
3 7 (31.82%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (27.27%) Migration
5 5 (22.73%) Windows
6 4 (18.18%) Change Management
7 3 (13.64%) Network Architecture
7 3 (13.64%) Windows Server
7 3 (13.64%) VMware
7 3 (13.64%) SQL
7 3 (13.64%) LAN
7 3 (13.64%) WAN
7 3 (13.64%) Citrix
7 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (9.09%) Red Hat
8 2 (9.09%) SLA
8 2 (9.09%) AIX
8 2 (9.09%) Solaris
8 2 (9.09%) Linux
8 2 (9.09%) Windows XP
8 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (9.09%) TOGAF
8 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (9.09%) SUSE
8 2 (9.09%) Risk Management
8 2 (9.09%) Finance
8 2 (9.09%) Virtual Team
8 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (9.09%) Data Migration

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 (4.55%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.55%) MS Office
1 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) LAN
1 3 (13.64%) WAN
2 1 (4.55%) Firewall
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Service Manager
2 5 (22.73%) Delivery Manager
2 5 (22.73%) Services Delivery Manager
3 4 (18.18%) Services Director
4 3 (13.64%) Service Delivery Director
4 3 (13.64%) Wintel Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Service Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Services Delivery Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Operations Director
6 1 (4.55%) Report Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Service Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Service Transition Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Transition Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Virtual Team
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) Windows Server
3 2 (9.09%) AIX
3 2 (9.09%) Linux
3 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (9.09%) Solaris
3 2 (9.09%) SUSE
3 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 2 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Service Management
2 9 (40.91%) ITIL
3 7 (31.82%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (27.27%) Migration
5 4 (18.18%) Change Management
6 3 (13.64%) Network Architecture
7 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (9.09%) Change Control
7 2 (9.09%) Data Migration
7 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (9.09%) Project Governance
7 2 (9.09%) Risk Management
7 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (9.09%) TOGAF
8 1 (4.55%) Requirements Management
8 1 (4.55%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) Citrix
2 3 (13.64%) VMware
3 2 (9.09%) Red Hat