The first table below looks at the demand for Service Delivery skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Delivery over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South Yorkshire region.

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.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Delivery
Rank 27 23 27
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 8 13 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.52% 4.29% 3.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.04% 6.77% 5.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 6
Average daily rate
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£280 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.84% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £308 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £345 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £348 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.91% -0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £15.39 - £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-17.14% -7.89%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
198 192 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 62.46% 63.37% 63.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 118 94
Average daily rate £350 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £175 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 19 9
Average hourly rate £15.39 £44.60 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.50% +85.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £32.90 £17.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £50.00 £27.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Service Delivery
Yorkshire

Service Delivery
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Service Delivery across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Service Delivery Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Service Delivery Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Service Delivery
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Service Delivery Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Service Delivery
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Delivery within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -5 4 £275 -16.03% 2
Barnsley - 2 £300 -
Doncaster - - - -
Service Delivery
Yorkshire

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing Service Delivery also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Service Delivery.

1 5 (50.00%) NHS
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
3 2 (20.00%) Degree
3 2 (20.00%) Product Management
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (20.00%) MS Access
3 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (20.00%) Benchmarking
3 2 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (20.00%) Banking
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (10.00%) CIPD
4 1 (10.00%) Marketing
4 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Series 60
4 1 (10.00%) ISO 9000
4 1 (10.00%) SLA
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (10.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (10.00%) Change Control
4 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
4 1 (10.00%) Problem Management

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing Service Delivery also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Service Delivery. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) MS Access
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Service Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Data Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Relationships Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Process Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Transition Manager
3 1 (10.00%) IT Services Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Service Transition Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Programme Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Director
3 1 (10.00%) IT Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Account Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Author
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Series 60
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
2 2 (20.00%) Product Management
2 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (20.00%) Benchmarking
2 2 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (10.00%) Change Control
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (10.00%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO 9000
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
1 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft