The table below looks at the statistics for Service Delivery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset 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 41 30 26
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -4
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 7 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 2.06% 3.59% 4.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.46% 5.10% 6.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
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£325 £325 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £343 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.48% -2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £20.75 £18.74
% change year-on-year
-30.12% +10.74%
Service Delivery
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
285 157 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 83.82% 70.40% 70.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 107 65
Average daily rate £350 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 1 2
Average hourly rate £35.00 £19.30 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+81.34% -22.80%
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 Somerset

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

Service Delivery Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Service Delivery Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Service Delivery
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Service Delivery Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Service Delivery
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

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 Somerset region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. 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
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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
Taunton -18 4 £325 -
Yeovil - 1 - -
Bath - 1 - - 9
Frome - - - -
Street - - - - 1
Service Delivery
South West

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 37 (75.51%) Microsoft
2 29 (59.18%) Security Cleared
3 28 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
4 27 (55.10%) SC Cleared
5 24 (48.98%) ITIL
6 20 (40.82%) Windows
6 20 (40.82%) CMDB
7 19 (38.78%) Operations Management
7 19 (38.78%) Asset Management
7 19 (38.78%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 19 (38.78%) Portfolio Management
7 19 (38.78%) Capacity Management
8 18 (36.73%) SolarWinds
9 17 (34.69%) SLA
10 16 (32.65%) Microsoft Certification
10 16 (32.65%) Service Management
11 15 (30.61%) Back Office
11 15 (30.61%) Web Services
12 14 (28.57%) MCP
12 14 (28.57%) VMware
12 14 (28.57%) Windows 7
12 14 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
12 14 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
12 14 (28.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 14 (28.57%) Statistics
13 13 (26.53%) Capacity Planning
13 13 (26.53%) Risk Analysis
13 13 (26.53%) Front Office
13 13 (26.53%) ITSM
13 13 (26.53%) Management Information System

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 1 (2.04%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 10 (20.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 14 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.20%) SAN
2 2 (4.08%) Firewall
2 2 (4.08%) Wireless
2 2 (4.08%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (12.24%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (30.61%) Back Office
2 13 (26.53%) Front Office
3 4 (8.16%) Finance
4 1 (2.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (30.61%) Analyst
2 11 (22.45%) Support Engineer
3 9 (18.37%) Business Analyst
4 8 (16.33%) Project Manager
4 8 (16.33%) Network Engineer
4 8 (16.33%) Network Support Engineer
4 8 (16.33%) Network Support
5 7 (14.29%) Lead Network Engineer
5 7 (14.29%) Service Manager
5 7 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
5 7 (14.29%) Services Delivery Manager
6 4 (8.16%) Test Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) Windows Support Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Senior Test Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Team Leader
8 2 (4.08%) Technical Manager
8 2 (4.08%) Test Team Leader
8 2 (4.08%) Support Technician
8 2 (4.08%) Senior Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (30.61%) Web Services
2 1 (2.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (40.82%) CMDB
2 14 (28.57%) Statistics
3 13 (26.53%) Management Information System
4 10 (20.41%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 20 (40.82%) Windows
2 14 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.04%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
2 24 (48.98%) ITIL
3 19 (38.78%) Asset Management
3 19 (38.78%) Operations Management
3 19 (38.78%) Portfolio Management
3 19 (38.78%) Capacity Management
4 16 (32.65%) Service Management
5 13 (26.53%) ITSM
5 13 (26.53%) Risk Analysis
5 13 (26.53%) Capacity Planning
6 11 (22.45%) Workflow
7 9 (18.37%) PRINCE2
7 9 (18.37%) Test Strategy
8 8 (16.33%) Project Management
9 7 (14.29%) UML
10 6 (12.24%) Test Management
10 6 (12.24%) Test Scripting
11 5 (10.20%) Change Management
12 4 (8.16%) Scrum
12 4 (8.16%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.12%) C
2 2 (4.08%) SQL
3 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.04%) R
3 1 (2.04%) Java
Qualifications
1 29 (59.18%) Security Cleared
2 27 (55.10%) SC Cleared
3 16 (32.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (28.57%) MCP
4 14 (28.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 6 (12.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (10.20%) ISEB
7 2 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (4.08%) ISTQB
7 2 (4.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (4.08%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (4.08%) MCSA
7 2 (4.08%) CCNA
8 1 (2.04%) MCSE
8 1 (2.04%) MCITP
8 1 (2.04%) DV Cleared
8 1 (2.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (34.69%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (38.78%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 14 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.08%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 37 (75.51%) Microsoft
2 18 (36.73%) SolarWinds
3 14 (28.57%) VMware
4 12 (24.49%) SAP
5 4 (8.16%) Citrix
6 3 (6.12%) HP
6 3 (6.12%) Oracle
7 2 (4.08%) Cisco
7 2 (4.08%) Avaya
7 2 (4.08%) Mitel
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