The table below looks at the statistics for Service Delivery skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Delivery over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Delivery
Rank 80 66 65
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -1
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 56 91 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 2.00% 2.75% 2.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.54% 3.59% 3.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 64 55
Median daily rate £338 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £275 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
- +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Median hourly rate £24.69 - £19.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.54 - £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.84 - £107.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £15.00 £15.19
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.26%
Service Delivery
England

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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2207 2534 2580
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 78.77% 76.56% 76.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1487 1683 1711
Median daily rate £375 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +1.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £515 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 139 86
Median hourly rate £37.50 £39.25 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.45% +20.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £27.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £47.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Service Delivery
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Service Delivery Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Delivery across the South West region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Service Delivery Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Service Delivery
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Service Delivery Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Service Delivery
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
Bristol +4 24 £361 -0.34% 2
Wiltshire +1 16 £280 -30.00% 5
Gloucestershire +12 10 £250 -3.84% 3
Somerset +5 2 - - 4
Dorset -2 1 - - 3
Service Delivery
England

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 West region with a requirement for Service Delivery.

1 63 (52.07%) ITIL
2 51 (42.15%) Security Cleared
3 31 (25.62%) Service Management
4 29 (23.97%) Windows
5 26 (21.49%) Finance
6 22 (18.18%) Firewall
6 22 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 22 (18.18%) DV Cleared
7 21 (17.36%) Cisco
8 19 (15.70%) SC Cleared
9 17 (14.05%) Active Directory
9 17 (14.05%) PRINCE2
10 16 (13.22%) SLA
10 16 (13.22%) Problem Management
11 15 (12.40%) MS Office
11 15 (12.40%) Project Management
12 13 (10.74%) VMware
12 13 (10.74%) Analytical Skills
13 12 (9.92%) Data Centre
13 12 (9.92%) VMware Infrastructure
13 12 (9.92%) SQL
13 12 (9.92%) MS Excel
14 11 (9.09%) WAN
14 11 (9.09%) Migration
14 11 (9.09%) Windows Server
15 10 (8.26%) Windows 7
15 10 (8.26%) Incident Management
15 10 (8.26%) LAN
15 10 (8.26%) VPN
15 10 (8.26%) Cisco Certification

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 7 (5.79%) Apache
1 7 (5.79%) Confluence
2 5 (4.13%) IBM Notes
2 5 (4.13%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.48%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.83%) CICS
5 1 (0.83%) CMS
5 1 (0.83%) Commerce Server
5 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.83%) IIS
5 1 (0.83%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.83%) WebLogic
Applications
1 15 (12.40%) MS Office
2 12 (9.92%) MS Excel
3 5 (4.13%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.83%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.65%) Maximo
2 1 (0.83%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 1 (0.83%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.83%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.83%) SAP R/3
2 1 (0.83%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.61%) Office 365
2 3 (2.48%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.48%) IaaS
3 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.83%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 22 (18.18%) Firewall
2 11 (9.09%) WAN
3 10 (8.26%) LAN
3 10 (8.26%) VPN
4 9 (7.44%) Internet
4 9 (7.44%) TCP/IP
5 8 (6.61%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (4.96%) DHCP
6 6 (4.96%) DNS
6 6 (4.96%) Network Security
6 6 (4.96%) Wireless
7 5 (4.13%) SAN
7 5 (4.13%) WLAN
8 4 (3.31%) Junos
8 4 (3.31%) SSL
8 4 (3.31%) Structured Cabling
8 4 (3.31%) tcpdump
8 4 (3.31%) VLAN
8 4 (3.31%) Wireshark
9 3 (2.48%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.61%) Oracle Database
1 8 (6.61%) Relational Database
2 7 (5.79%) MySQL
2 7 (5.79%) Neo4j
2 7 (5.79%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (5.79%) OrientDB
3 6 (4.96%) Big Data
4 5 (4.13%) SQL Server
5 4 (3.31%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 4 (3.31%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (3.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (3.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.48%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (2.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.65%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.65%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.83%) DB2
8 1 (0.83%) OLAP
8 1 (0.83%) OLTP
8 1 (0.83%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (5.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 7 (5.79%) Bitbucket
1 7 (5.79%) Jenkins
1 7 (5.79%) JIRA
2 4 (3.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.83%) EasyMock
3 1 (0.83%) JUnit
3 1 (0.83%) PeopleTools
3 1 (0.83%) PVCS
3 1 (0.83%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.83%) TestDirector
General
1 26 (21.49%) Finance
2 9 (7.44%) Banking
3 8 (6.61%) Billing
3 8 (6.61%) Marketing
4 7 (5.79%) Retail
5 6 (4.96%) Retail Banking
5 6 (4.96%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.65%) Legal
7 1 (0.83%) Electronics
7 1 (0.83%) Local Government
7 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.83%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 21 (17.36%) Service Manager
2 19 (15.70%) Analyst
2 19 (15.70%) Delivery Manager
2 19 (15.70%) Services Delivery Manager
3 11 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 9 (7.44%) Project Manager
5 8 (6.61%) Architect
6 7 (5.79%) Network Analyst
7 6 (4.96%) Big Data Engineer
7 6 (4.96%) Data Engineer
7 6 (4.96%) Operations Analyst
7 6 (4.96%) Software Engineer
8 5 (4.13%) Consultant
8 5 (4.13%) Coordinator
8 5 (4.13%) Security Analyst
8 5 (4.13%) Senior Manager
9 4 (3.31%) Contracts Manager
9 4 (3.31%) Deskside Support
9 4 (3.31%) Network Support
9 4 (3.31%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.79%) EJB
1 7 (5.79%) Java EE
1 7 (5.79%) JSF
1 7 (5.79%) Spring
2 1 (0.83%) Middleware
2 1 (0.83%) SAP Basis
2 1 (0.83%) SAP PI
2 1 (0.83%) SOAP
2 1 (0.83%) Software Packaging
2 1 (0.83%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.74%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (9.92%) Data Centre
3 9 (7.44%) Management Information System
4 7 (5.79%) Cyberthreat
4 7 (5.79%) Online Banking
4 7 (5.79%) Wiki
5 4 (3.31%) Replication
6 3 (2.48%) NHS
6 3 (2.48%) PKI
7 2 (1.65%) Informatics
8 1 (0.83%) CESG
8 1 (0.83%) Clustering
8 1 (0.83%) CMDB
8 1 (0.83%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (0.83%) iPad
8 1 (0.83%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.83%) PMI
8 1 (0.83%) Statistics
8 1 (0.83%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 29 (23.97%) Windows
2 11 (9.09%) Windows Server
3 10 (8.26%) Windows 7
4 6 (4.96%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (4.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (3.31%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (3.31%) Windows XP
7 3 (2.48%) Unix
8 2 (1.65%) Mac OS X
8 2 (1.65%) NetWare
8 2 (1.65%) Windows 2000
8 2 (1.65%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.65%) Windows NT
9 1 (0.83%) AIX
9 1 (0.83%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (52.07%) ITIL
2 31 (25.62%) Service Management
3 17 (14.05%) PRINCE2
4 16 (13.22%) Problem Management
5 15 (12.40%) Project Management
6 11 (9.09%) Migration
7 10 (8.26%) Incident Management
8 8 (6.61%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (6.61%) OO
8 8 (6.61%) Performance Management
8 8 (6.61%) Release Management
9 7 (5.79%) DevOps
9 7 (5.79%) ITIL V3
9 7 (5.79%) OOD
9 7 (5.79%) Open Source
9 7 (5.79%) Requirements Analysis
9 7 (5.79%) Scrum
9 7 (5.79%) Software Engineering
10 6 (4.96%) Knowledge Management
10 6 (4.96%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (9.92%) SQL
2 8 (6.61%) C
3 7 (5.79%) Java
3 7 (5.79%) PL/SQL
3 7 (5.79%) Ruby
4 6 (4.96%) Scala
5 2 (1.65%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.83%) PeopleCode
6 1 (0.83%) Python
6 1 (0.83%) SQR
Qualifications
1 51 (42.15%) Security Cleared
2 22 (18.18%) DV Cleared
3 19 (15.70%) SC Cleared
4 10 (8.26%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (7.44%) CCNA
6 7 (5.79%) Degree
6 7 (5.79%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (4.96%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (3.31%) BPSS Clearance
9 3 (2.48%) MCP
9 3 (2.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (1.65%) CCNP
10 2 (1.65%) CISMP
10 2 (1.65%) CISSP
10 2 (1.65%) HNC
10 2 (1.65%) HND
10 2 (1.65%) ISEB
10 2 (1.65%) ISSAP
10 2 (1.65%) MCSA
11 1 (0.83%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (13.22%) SLA
2 6 (4.96%) ISO 9001
3 5 (4.13%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (2.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (1.65%) QA
6 1 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.83%) NEBOSH
System Software
1 17 (14.05%) Active Directory
2 12 (9.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.65%) Terminal Services
3 2 (1.65%) vSphere
4 1 (0.83%) Firmware
4 1 (0.83%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.83%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (4.96%) SCCM
2 3 (2.48%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (1.65%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.83%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.83%) SCOM
4 1 (0.83%) ServiceCenter
4 1 (0.83%) Unicenter
4 1 (0.83%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 21 (17.36%) Cisco
3 13 (10.74%) VMware
4 9 (7.44%) Oracle
5 8 (6.61%) CheckPoint
6 6 (4.96%) HP
6 6 (4.96%) Juniper
7 5 (4.13%) Lotus
7 5 (4.13%) NEC
8 4 (3.31%) Citrix
9 3 (2.48%) F5
9 3 (2.48%) IBM
9 3 (2.48%) Nokia
9 3 (2.48%) SAP
10 2 (1.65%) Apple
10 2 (1.65%) NetApp
11 1 (0.83%) CommVault
11 1 (0.83%) Dell
11 1 (0.83%) Siemens
11 1 (0.83%) Veritas
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