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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Delivery
Rank 74 65 76
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +11
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 61 92 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 2.11% 2.75% 2.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.71% 3.55% 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 60 44
Median daily rate £350 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £259 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £521 £599
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 7
Median hourly rate £24.69 - £21.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.54 - £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.84 - £29.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.50 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+34.28% +16.66%
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
2247 2594 2401
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 77.70% 77.48% 75.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1531 1732 1585
Median daily rate £400 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 137 90
Median hourly rate £33.00 £39.25 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.92% +13.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £25.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +26.21%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 0 24 £350 -6.66% 5
Wiltshire -8 18 £325 -18.75% 3
Gloucestershire +14 12 £450 -12.19% 7
Somerset +5 2 - - 3
Dorset -10 2 £370 -4.51% 2
Service Delivery
England

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 69 (55.65%) ITIL
2 53 (42.74%) Security Cleared
3 35 (28.23%) Service Management
4 26 (20.97%) Windows
5 25 (20.16%) Finance
6 23 (18.55%) Cisco
6 23 (18.55%) DV Cleared
7 22 (17.74%) Firewall
8 20 (16.13%) SC Cleared
9 18 (14.52%) Microsoft
9 18 (14.52%) PRINCE2
10 17 (13.71%) Active Directory
10 17 (13.71%) SLA
10 17 (13.71%) Project Management
11 15 (12.10%) Problem Management
12 14 (11.29%) VMware
13 13 (10.48%) WAN
13 13 (10.48%) MS Office
13 13 (10.48%) VMware Infrastructure
13 13 (10.48%) Data Centre
14 12 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
14 12 (9.68%) LAN
14 12 (9.68%) Migration
14 12 (9.68%) Management Information System
15 11 (8.87%) Incident Management
15 11 (8.87%) VPN
15 11 (8.87%) SQL
15 11 (8.87%) MS Excel
15 11 (8.87%) Cisco Certification
16 10 (8.06%) ITIL 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 9 (7.26%) Apache
1 9 (7.26%) Confluence
2 5 (4.03%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.23%) IBM Notes
4 2 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.81%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.81%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.81%) CICS
5 1 (0.81%) CMS
5 1 (0.81%) Commerce Server
5 1 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.81%) IIS
5 1 (0.81%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 13 (10.48%) MS Office
2 11 (8.87%) MS Excel
3 6 (4.84%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.61%) Maximo
2 1 (0.81%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.81%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.81%) SAP R/3
2 1 (0.81%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.84%) Office 365
2 3 (2.42%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.42%) IaaS
3 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.81%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 22 (17.74%) Firewall
2 13 (10.48%) WAN
3 12 (9.68%) LAN
4 11 (8.87%) VPN
5 10 (8.06%) Internet
6 9 (7.26%) TCP/IP
7 8 (6.45%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (4.84%) Network Security
8 6 (4.84%) SAN
8 6 (4.84%) Wireless
8 6 (4.84%) WLAN
9 5 (4.03%) DHCP
9 5 (4.03%) DNS
10 4 (3.23%) Junos
10 4 (3.23%) SSL
10 4 (3.23%) Structured Cabling
10 4 (3.23%) tcpdump
10 4 (3.23%) VLAN
10 4 (3.23%) Wireshark
11 3 (2.42%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.26%) OrientDB
2 8 (6.45%) MySQL
2 8 (6.45%) Neo4j
2 8 (6.45%) Oracle Database
2 8 (6.45%) Oracle Database 11g
2 8 (6.45%) Relational Database
3 7 (5.65%) Big Data
4 3 (2.42%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (2.42%) SQL Server
4 3 (2.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (2.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.61%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.81%) Apache Accumulo
6 1 (0.81%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.81%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.81%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (7.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 9 (7.26%) Bitbucket
1 9 (7.26%) Jenkins
1 9 (7.26%) JIRA
2 4 (3.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.81%) EasyMock
3 1 (0.81%) JUnit
3 1 (0.81%) PVCS
3 1 (0.81%) Selenium
3 1 (0.81%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.81%) TestDirector
General
1 25 (20.16%) Finance
2 9 (7.26%) Banking
3 8 (6.45%) Billing
3 8 (6.45%) Marketing
3 8 (6.45%) Telecoms
4 7 (5.65%) Retail
5 6 (4.84%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.61%) Legal
7 1 (0.81%) Electronics
7 1 (0.81%) Local Government
7 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.81%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 23 (18.55%) Service Manager
2 21 (16.94%) Delivery Manager
2 21 (16.94%) Services Delivery Manager
3 19 (15.32%) Analyst
4 10 (8.06%) Architect
5 9 (7.26%) Project Manager
6 8 (6.45%) Support Engineer
7 7 (5.65%) Network Analyst
8 6 (4.84%) Big Data Engineer
8 6 (4.84%) Coordinator
8 6 (4.84%) Data Engineer
8 6 (4.84%) Operations Analyst
8 6 (4.84%) Software Engineer
9 5 (4.03%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
9 5 (4.03%) IT Manager
9 5 (4.03%) Security Analyst
9 5 (4.03%) Senior Manager
10 4 (3.23%) Commercial Manager
10 4 (3.23%) Consultant
10 4 (3.23%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.45%) EJB
1 8 (6.45%) Java EE
1 8 (6.45%) JSF
1 8 (6.45%) Spring
2 2 (1.61%) XML
3 1 (0.81%) Apache Camel
3 1 (0.81%) CSS
3 1 (0.81%) HTML
3 1 (0.81%) jQuery
3 1 (0.81%) Middleware
3 1 (0.81%) REST
3 1 (0.81%) SAP Basis
3 1 (0.81%) SAP PI
3 1 (0.81%) SOAP
3 1 (0.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.48%) Data Centre
2 12 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (9.68%) Management Information System
3 9 (7.26%) Wiki
4 7 (5.65%) Cyberthreat
4 7 (5.65%) Online Banking
5 4 (3.23%) Replication
6 3 (2.42%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.42%) NHS
6 3 (2.42%) PKI
7 2 (1.61%) CMDB
7 2 (1.61%) IBM Mainframe
7 2 (1.61%) Informatics
7 2 (1.61%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.61%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.81%) iPad
8 1 (0.81%) iSeries
8 1 (0.81%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.81%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 26 (20.97%) Windows
2 9 (7.26%) Windows Server
3 8 (6.45%) Windows 7
4 5 (4.03%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (2.42%) Linux
5 3 (2.42%) Unix
5 3 (2.42%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.42%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.42%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.61%) NetWare
6 2 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.61%) Windows 2000
6 2 (1.61%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (55.65%) ITIL
2 35 (28.23%) Service Management
3 18 (14.52%) PRINCE2
4 17 (13.71%) Project Management
5 15 (12.10%) Problem Management
6 12 (9.68%) Migration
7 11 (8.87%) Incident Management
8 10 (8.06%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (7.26%) DevOps
9 9 (7.26%) ITIL V3
9 9 (7.26%) OO
9 9 (7.26%) OOD
9 9 (7.26%) Requirements Analysis
9 9 (7.26%) Scrum
10 8 (6.45%) Open Source
10 8 (6.45%) Software Engineering
11 7 (5.65%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (5.65%) Knowledge Management
11 7 (5.65%) Performance Management
11 7 (5.65%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (8.87%) SQL
2 9 (7.26%) Java
2 9 (7.26%) Ruby
3 8 (6.45%) C
3 8 (6.45%) PL/SQL
3 8 (6.45%) Scala
4 1 (0.81%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.81%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.81%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.81%) Python
Qualifications
1 53 (42.74%) Security Cleared
2 23 (18.55%) DV Cleared
3 20 (16.13%) SC Cleared
4 11 (8.87%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (8.06%) CCNA
5 10 (8.06%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (5.65%) Degree
7 6 (4.84%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (3.23%) BPSS Clearance
9 3 (2.42%) CCNP
9 3 (2.42%) MCP
9 3 (2.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (1.61%) CISMP
10 2 (1.61%) CISSP
10 2 (1.61%) HNC
10 2 (1.61%) HND
10 2 (1.61%) ISEB
10 2 (1.61%) ISSAP
10 2 (1.61%) MCSA
11 1 (0.81%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (13.71%) SLA
2 7 (5.65%) ISO 9001
3 5 (4.03%) Disclosure Scotland
4 4 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 2 (1.61%) QA
6 1 (0.81%) NEBOSH
System Software
1 17 (13.71%) Active Directory
2 13 (10.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.23%) Firmware
4 2 (1.61%) Terminal Services
4 2 (1.61%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.81%) BitLocker
5 1 (0.81%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.81%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.81%) UAG
5 1 (0.81%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.81%) vSphere
5 1 (0.81%) Xen
5 1 (0.81%) XenApp
5 1 (0.81%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (3.23%) SCCM
2 3 (2.42%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (0.81%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.81%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.81%) Kibana
3 1 (0.81%) SCOM
3 1 (0.81%) Unicenter
3 1 (0.81%) WSUS
Vendors
1 23 (18.55%) Cisco
2 18 (14.52%) Microsoft
3 14 (11.29%) VMware
4 9 (7.26%) Oracle
5 8 (6.45%) CheckPoint
6 6 (4.84%) HP
6 6 (4.84%) Juniper
7 5 (4.03%) Citrix
8 4 (3.23%) Lotus
9 3 (2.42%) F5
9 3 (2.42%) IBM
9 3 (2.42%) NEC
9 3 (2.42%) Nokia
9 3 (2.42%) SAP
10 2 (1.61%) Dell
10 2 (1.61%) Genesys
10 2 (1.61%) Meraki
10 2 (1.61%) NetApp
10 2 (1.61%) Nortel
10 2 (1.61%) Siemens
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