The table below looks at the statistics for Service Delivery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Solihull 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 24 11 12
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +1
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 2 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 1.46% 6.25% 7.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.71% 8.20% 9.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate - £413 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £388 £352
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £30.00 £12.20
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +145.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £17.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year
+35.29% +36.00%
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 Solihull region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
117 61 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 85.40% 76.25% 84.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 31 51
Average daily rate £400 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £413 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Average hourly rate - £30.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
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 Solihull

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

Service Delivery Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Service Delivery Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

Service Delivery
Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Service Delivery Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

Service Delivery
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull 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 6 (100.00%) SLA
2 5 (83.33%) Project Management
3 4 (66.67%) MOM
3 4 (66.67%) PMI
3 4 (66.67%) PMI Certification
4 3 (50.00%) LTE
4 3 (50.00%) Nokia
4 3 (50.00%) 3G
5 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
6 1 (16.67%) Finance
6 1 (16.67%) WF
6 1 (16.67%) Service Management
6 1 (16.67%) Change Management
6 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
6 1 (16.67%) Line Management

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) 3G
1 3 (50.00%) LTE
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Delivery Manager
2 4 (66.67%) Project Delivery Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Build Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Rollout Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Service Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) PMI
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Line Management
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (100.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) MOM
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Nokia