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 23 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Delivery
Rank 45 51 46
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 5 11 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.01% 1.85% 2.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.28% 2.32% 3.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 11
Median daily rate £400 £363 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -14.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £309 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £460 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £12.50 £10.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% -30.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.25 £16.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+38.80% +11.66%
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
391 475 498
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 79.31% 79.97% 81.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 279 365 336
Median daily rate £400 £365 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% -5.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
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 14 16 8
Median hourly rate £40.00 £13.70 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+191.97% -39.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.68 £9.00 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £79.40 £27.79 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.09%

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
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
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 23 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
Cardiff +8 3 £400 +14.28%
Caerphilly - 1 - -
Vale of Glamorgan - 1 - -
Service Delivery
Wales

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 23 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Service Delivery.

1 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (30.00%) TDD
2 6 (30.00%) Subversion
2 6 (30.00%) JRules
2 6 (30.00%) Document Management
2 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (30.00%) Spring
2 6 (30.00%) JSF
2 6 (30.00%) Maven
2 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (30.00%) Java SE
2 6 (30.00%) Java EE
2 6 (30.00%) JIRA
2 6 (30.00%) Dojo
2 6 (30.00%) Selenium
2 6 (30.00%) jQuery
2 6 (30.00%) QA
2 6 (30.00%) SC Cleared
2 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (30.00%) JPA
2 6 (30.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (30.00%) LiveCycle
2 6 (30.00%) Dependency Injection
2 6 (30.00%) Confluence
2 6 (30.00%) DbUnit
2 6 (30.00%) Hudson
2 6 (30.00%) AngularJS
2 6 (30.00%) REST
2 6 (30.00%) Splunk
2 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)

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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (30.00%) Confluence
1 6 (30.00%) FileNet
1 6 (30.00%) GeoServer
1 6 (30.00%) IIS
1 6 (30.00%) JBoss
1 6 (30.00%) LiveCycle
1 6 (30.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Gliffy
1 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) LAN
1 4 (20.00%) WAN
2 3 (15.00%) Wireless
3 2 (10.00%) SAN
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (5.00%) FirePass
4 1 (5.00%) Firewall
4 1 (5.00%) Skype
4 1 (5.00%) Unified Communications
4 1 (5.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) BusinessObjects
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Ant
1 6 (30.00%) DbUnit
1 6 (30.00%) Eclipse
1 6 (30.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (30.00%) Hudson
1 6 (30.00%) JIRA
1 6 (30.00%) JUnit
1 6 (30.00%) Maven
1 6 (30.00%) Selenium
1 6 (30.00%) Spock
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 6 (30.00%) Subversion
1 6 (30.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (5.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Developer
1 6 (30.00%) Java Developer
1 6 (30.00%) SC Cleared Java Developer
2 5 (25.00%) Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Data Centre Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) IT Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Contracts Manager
4 2 (10.00%) IT Manager
4 2 (10.00%) IT Operations Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Network Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Operations Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Service Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Service Transition Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Test Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Test Data Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Transition Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Operations Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) AngularJS
1 6 (30.00%) Dojo
1 6 (30.00%) Hibernate
1 6 (30.00%) HTML
1 6 (30.00%) Java EE
1 6 (30.00%) Java SE
1 6 (30.00%) JPA
1 6 (30.00%) jQuery
1 6 (30.00%) JRules
1 6 (30.00%) JSF
1 6 (30.00%) JSTS
1 6 (30.00%) OpenLayers
1 6 (30.00%) REST
1 6 (30.00%) SOAP
1 6 (30.00%) Spring
1 6 (30.00%) XML
1 6 (30.00%) XSD
2 3 (15.00%) J2EE
3 1 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Replication
2 4 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Linux
2 3 (15.00%) Windows
3 2 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (10.00%) Unix
3 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.00%) Mac OS X
4 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (30.00%) Dependency Injection
2 6 (30.00%) Document Management
2 6 (30.00%) Scrum
2 6 (30.00%) TDD
3 5 (25.00%) ITIL
4 3 (15.00%) SDLC
5 2 (10.00%) Data Centre Operations
5 2 (10.00%) Migration
5 2 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (10.00%) Service Management
5 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.00%) Test Planning
5 2 (10.00%) Test Strategy
5 2 (10.00%) Transition Management
6 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
6 1 (5.00%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) Java
1 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (30.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (10.00%) JCL
2 2 (10.00%) Korn
2 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.00%) BC Cleared
2 3 (15.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (15.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) CCDP
3 1 (5.00%) CCIP
3 1 (5.00%) CCNP
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.00%) ISEB
3 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) QA
2 5 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) vSphere
2 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Control-M
2 1 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Adobe
1 6 (30.00%) ILOG
1 6 (30.00%) Kofax
1 6 (30.00%) Splunk
2 3 (15.00%) Cisco
3 2 (10.00%) BT
3 2 (10.00%) CA
3 2 (10.00%) F5
3 2 (10.00%) Micro Focus
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle
3 2 (10.00%) PlateSpin
3 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (10.00%) Xerox
4 1 (5.00%) Apple
4 1 (5.00%) Aruba
4 1 (5.00%) BMC
4 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.00%) Sun
4 1 (5.00%) Wyse