The table below looks at the statistics for Service Delivery skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Delivery over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Delivery
Rank 46 57 48
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -9
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 19 11 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 3.02% 1.85% 2.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.62% 2.31% 3.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 6 5
Median daily rate £450 £380 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% -15.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £281 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £463 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.76% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £18.69 - £10.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.29 £17.25 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-17.15% +23.21%
Service Delivery
Wales

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
525 477 419
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 83.33% 80.44% 80.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 388 384 299
Median daily rate £425 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 12 9
Median hourly rate £32.50 £21.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.76% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £52.03 £29.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.02% +36.00%

Service Delivery
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales 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 South Wales

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Service Delivery Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Delivery across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Service Delivery Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

Service Delivery
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Service Delivery Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Service Delivery
Hourly Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Delivery across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Service Delivery Hourly Rate Histogram in South Wales

Service Delivery
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 South Wales region over the 3 months to 9 December 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
Cardiff +29 19 £450 +44.00% 3
Service Delivery
Wales

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Service Delivery.

1 17 (77.27%) ITIL
2 12 (54.55%) Relational Database
3 11 (50.00%) Service Management
4 6 (27.27%) NHS
5 5 (22.73%) Risk Management
6 3 (13.64%) SLA
7 2 (9.09%) Finance
7 2 (9.09%) ITSM
7 2 (9.09%) Wireless
7 2 (9.09%) LAN
7 2 (9.09%) WAN
7 2 (9.09%) Process Improvement
7 2 (9.09%) F5
7 2 (9.09%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (9.09%) Information Governance
8 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
8 1 (4.55%) Data Acquisition
8 1 (4.55%) ITIL V3
8 1 (4.55%) Portfolio Management
8 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (4.55%) Aruba
8 1 (4.55%) Unified Communications
8 1 (4.55%) Business Transformation
8 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity
8 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (4.55%) People Management
8 1 (4.55%) Asset Management

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) LAN
1 2 (9.09%) WAN
1 2 (9.09%) Wireless
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (4.55%) FirePass
2 1 (4.55%) Firewall
2 1 (4.55%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (54.55%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Service Manager
2 13 (59.09%) Delivery Manager
2 13 (59.09%) Services Delivery Manager
3 2 (9.09%) IT Support
3 2 (9.09%) Network Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Process Improvement Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse Specialist
4 1 (4.55%) Healthcare Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Implementation Manager
4 1 (4.55%) IT Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (4.55%) IT Technician
4 1 (4.55%) Product Specialist
4 1 (4.55%) Public Sector Delivery Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Release Project Manager
4 1 (4.55%) SAP Project Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Service Transition Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) NHS
2 2 (9.09%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (4.55%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (4.55%) Freedom of Information Act
3 1 (4.55%) RIA
3 1 (4.55%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
1 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) ITIL
2 11 (50.00%) Service Management
3 5 (22.73%) Risk Management
4 2 (9.09%) Information Governance
4 2 (9.09%) ITSM
4 2 (9.09%) Process Improvement
5 1 (4.55%) Asset Management
5 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity
5 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.55%) Business Transformation
5 1 (4.55%) Change Management
5 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.55%) Data Acquisition
5 1 (4.55%) Data Protection
5 1 (4.55%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.55%) People Management
5 1 (4.55%) Project Management
5 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.55%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (4.55%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (4.55%) CCDP
2 1 (4.55%) CCIP
2 1 (4.55%) CCNP
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) SLA
2 2 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) F5
2 1 (4.55%) Aruba
2 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) SAP