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 23 January 2017 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Services Delivery
England / South West
Rank 70 57 79
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +22
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 65 90 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 2.51% 3.11% 2.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.13% 3.79% 2.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 67 36
Median daily rate £400 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £112 £183 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £410 £1,050
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 2
Median hourly rate - £41.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +88.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.25 £21.50 £14.88
% change year-on-year
-43.02% +44.53%

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
2074 2373 2312
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 80.08% 82.11% 75.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1374 1664 1550
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 120 104
Median hourly rate £37.50 £42.00 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £25.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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
Gloucestershire +22 24 £480 +20.00% 1
Bristol -4 17 £375 +7.14% 11
Wiltshire -17 14 £400 +14.28% 11
Devon +4 6 £525 +100.00% 1
Cornwall - 1 - - 1
Dorset - 1 - -
Service Delivery
England

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 47 (39.50%) ITIL
2 44 (36.97%) Security Cleared
3 32 (26.89%) Windows
4 30 (25.21%) Microsoft
5 27 (22.69%) Finance
6 26 (21.85%) SLA
6 26 (21.85%) SC Cleared
7 20 (16.81%) MS Office
8 15 (12.61%) Business Analysis
8 15 (12.61%) Oracle
8 15 (12.61%) Active Directory
9 14 (11.76%) Apple
9 14 (11.76%) DV Cleared
9 14 (11.76%) Windows 7
10 13 (10.92%) SQL
10 13 (10.92%) PRINCE2
10 13 (10.92%) Cisco
10 13 (10.92%) MS Excel
10 13 (10.92%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (10.08%) Service Management
11 12 (10.08%) Oracle Database
12 11 (9.24%) Firewall
12 11 (9.24%) Project Management
12 11 (9.24%) Release Management
13 10 (8.40%) Scrum
13 10 (8.40%) Wireless
13 10 (8.40%) OO
13 10 (8.40%) Data Centre
13 10 (8.40%) Windows Server
13 10 (8.40%) Network Management

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 (5.88%) Apache
2 6 (5.04%) Confluence
3 4 (3.36%) IBM Notes
3 4 (3.36%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.36%) WebLogic
4 3 (2.52%) IIS
4 3 (2.52%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.68%) GlassFish
5 2 (1.68%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.84%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.84%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.84%) CICS
6 1 (0.84%) CMS
6 1 (0.84%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.84%) JBoss
6 1 (0.84%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.84%) Tomcat
Applications
1 20 (16.81%) MS Office
2 13 (10.92%) MS Excel
3 6 (5.04%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (2.52%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.84%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (5.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (3.36%) PeopleSoft HRMS
3 3 (2.52%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.84%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 1 (0.84%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.84%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.40%) Office 365
2 2 (1.68%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.24%) Firewall
2 10 (8.40%) Wireless
3 7 (5.88%) DHCP
3 7 (5.88%) DNS
3 7 (5.88%) Network Security
3 7 (5.88%) VPN
4 6 (5.04%) Internet
4 6 (5.04%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (4.20%) WAN
6 4 (3.36%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (2.52%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (2.52%) Structured Cabling
7 3 (2.52%) TCP/IP
8 2 (1.68%) Junos
8 2 (1.68%) Kerberos
8 2 (1.68%) LAN
8 2 (1.68%) tcpdump
8 2 (1.68%) Wireshark
9 1 (0.84%) VLAN
9 1 (0.84%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.08%) Oracle Database
2 9 (7.56%) Relational Database
3 6 (5.04%) SQL Server
4 5 (4.20%) Big Data
4 5 (4.20%) MySQL
4 5 (4.20%) OrientDB
5 4 (3.36%) Neo4j
5 4 (3.36%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (3.36%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.68%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (1.68%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.68%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (1.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.84%) Apache Accumulo
7 1 (0.84%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.84%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.84%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (5.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 6 (5.04%) Bitbucket
1 6 (5.04%) Jenkins
1 6 (5.04%) JIRA
2 4 (3.36%) PeopleTools
3 2 (1.68%) Ant
3 2 (1.68%) Subversion
3 2 (1.68%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.84%) EasyMock
4 1 (0.84%) JUnit
4 1 (0.84%) Selenium
General
1 27 (22.69%) Finance
2 7 (5.88%) Marketing
2 7 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 6 (5.04%) Electronics
3 6 (5.04%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.52%) Banking
5 2 (1.68%) Law
5 2 (1.68%) Legal
5 2 (1.68%) Military
6 1 (0.84%) Billing
6 1 (0.84%) Retail
6 1 (0.84%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (19.33%) Support Engineer
2 16 (13.45%) Service Manager
3 15 (12.61%) Analyst
4 13 (10.92%) Services Delivery Manager
5 11 (9.24%) 1st Line Support
5 11 (9.24%) Delivery Manager
6 10 (8.40%) 1st Line Engineer
6 10 (8.40%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 10 (8.40%) Architect
7 7 (5.88%) Business Analyst
7 7 (5.88%) Network Engineer
8 5 (4.20%) Big Data Engineer
8 5 (4.20%) Customer Engineer
8 5 (4.20%) Customer Support Engineer
8 5 (4.20%) Data Engineer
8 5 (4.20%) Project Manager
8 5 (4.20%) Software Engineer
9 4 (3.36%) Help Desk Support Engineer
9 4 (3.36%) IT Support
9 4 (3.36%) Service Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.20%) EJB
1 5 (4.20%) Java EE
1 5 (4.20%) JSF
1 5 (4.20%) Spring
2 2 (1.68%) .NET
2 2 (1.68%) XML
3 1 (0.84%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.84%) AngularJS
3 1 (0.84%) Apache Camel
3 1 (0.84%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.84%) CSS
3 1 (0.84%) HTML
3 1 (0.84%) jQuery
3 1 (0.84%) JSON
3 1 (0.84%) Middleware
3 1 (0.84%) REST
3 1 (0.84%) Software Packaging
3 1 (0.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (0.84%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.40%) Data Centre
2 9 (7.56%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.04%) Wiki
4 5 (4.20%) Cyberthreat
4 5 (4.20%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.52%) RSA SecurID
5 3 (2.52%) Smartphone
6 2 (1.68%) CMDB
6 2 (1.68%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.84%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.84%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 32 (26.89%) Windows
2 14 (11.76%) Windows 7
3 10 (8.40%) Windows Server
4 8 (6.72%) Linux
5 6 (5.04%) AIX
5 6 (5.04%) Mac OS X
5 6 (5.04%) Windows 8
5 6 (5.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (5.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (3.36%) Apple iOS
6 4 (3.36%) Mac OS
6 4 (3.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (2.52%) Android
7 3 (2.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (2.52%) Windows XP
8 2 (1.68%) CentOS
8 2 (1.68%) Windows 2000
8 2 (1.68%) Windows NT
9 1 (0.84%) NetWare
9 1 (0.84%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (39.50%) ITIL
2 15 (12.61%) Business Analysis
3 13 (10.92%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (10.92%) PRINCE2
4 12 (10.08%) Service Management
5 11 (9.24%) Project Management
5 11 (9.24%) Release Management
6 10 (8.40%) Network Management
6 10 (8.40%) OO
6 10 (8.40%) Scrum
6 10 (8.40%) Time Management
7 9 (7.56%) Target Operating Model
8 8 (6.72%) DevOps
8 8 (6.72%) Incident Management
8 8 (6.72%) ITIL V3
9 7 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (5.04%) Change Management
10 6 (5.04%) Configuration Management
10 6 (5.04%) Enterprise Architecture
10 6 (5.04%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 13 (10.92%) SQL
2 7 (5.88%) Java
3 6 (5.04%) C
3 6 (5.04%) Ruby
4 4 (3.36%) PeopleCode
4 4 (3.36%) PL/SQL
4 4 (3.36%) Scala
4 4 (3.36%) SQR
5 3 (2.52%) Perl
5 3 (2.52%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.68%) Python
6 2 (1.68%) VBScript
7 1 (0.84%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.84%) C#
7 1 (0.84%) C++
7 1 (0.84%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.84%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 44 (36.97%) Security Cleared
2 26 (21.85%) SC Cleared
3 14 (11.76%) DV Cleared
4 9 (7.56%) DBS Check
5 4 (3.36%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (3.36%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (2.52%) CCNA
7 2 (1.68%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (1.68%) HNC
7 2 (1.68%) ISEB
8 1 (0.84%) CCNP
8 1 (0.84%) Degree
8 1 (0.84%) HND
8 1 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.84%) MCITP
8 1 (0.84%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (21.85%) SLA
2 3 (2.52%) QA
3 2 (1.68%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (12.61%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.84%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (1.68%) SCCM
2 1 (0.84%) Ansible
2 1 (0.84%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.84%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.84%) Kibana
2 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.84%) Puppet
2 1 (0.84%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 30 (25.21%) Microsoft
2 15 (12.61%) Oracle
3 14 (11.76%) Apple
4 13 (10.92%) Cisco
5 9 (7.56%) CheckPoint
6 8 (6.72%) VMware
7 7 (5.88%) IBM
8 6 (5.04%) F5
8 6 (5.04%) Nokia
8 6 (5.04%) SAP
9 5 (4.20%) Citrix
9 5 (4.20%) HP
9 5 (4.20%) Juniper
10 4 (3.36%) Lotus
10 4 (3.36%) PeopleSoft
11 3 (2.52%) Dell
11 3 (2.52%) Red Hat
11 3 (2.52%) Toshiba
12 2 (1.68%) NEC
13 1 (0.84%) Fortinet
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