The table below looks at the statistics for Service Delivery skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Delivery over the 3 months to 16 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Services Delivery
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 30 46 21
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -25
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 26 4 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 5.00% 0.76% 5.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.95% 1.00% 8.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 4 16
Median daily rate £425 £443 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.95% +44.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £428 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £835 £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £21.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-37.20% +53.57%

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 Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
437 402 237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 84.04% 75.99% 74.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 295 275 158
Median daily rate £425 £410 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +26.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £587 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 20 8
Median hourly rate £21.50 £14.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.57% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £9.00 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.80 £25.00 £20.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +50.00%

Service Delivery
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Delivery across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Service Delivery Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Delivery within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 16 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
Sheffield +15 22 £425 -3.95% 1
Doncaster - 2 £213 -
Barnsley - 1 - -
Service Delivery
Yorkshire

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Service Delivery.

1 28 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (34.21%) Degree
3 12 (31.58%) Service Design
4 11 (28.95%) User Stories
4 11 (28.95%) User Experience
5 10 (26.32%) Usability Testing
5 10 (26.32%) Prototyping
5 10 (26.32%) Guerrilla Testing
5 10 (26.32%) Guerrilla Research
5 10 (26.32%) Front End Development
5 10 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (26.32%) Psychology
5 10 (26.32%) Market Research
6 9 (23.68%) Project Management
7 6 (15.79%) Portfolio Management
7 6 (15.79%) Customer Insight
7 6 (15.79%) ITIL
8 5 (13.16%) Management Information System
8 5 (13.16%) Agile Project Management
8 5 (13.16%) Open Source
9 4 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (10.53%) System Integration Testing
9 4 (10.53%) Data Analysis
9 4 (10.53%) Integration Testing
9 4 (10.53%) Web Services
9 4 (10.53%) Active Directory
10 3 (7.89%) C++
10 3 (7.89%) HTML
10 3 (7.89%) JavaScript
10 3 (7.89%) Change Management

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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:

Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
General
1 3 (7.89%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Legal
3 1 (2.63%) Electronics
3 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.63%) Marketing
3 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (26.32%) Senior User Researcher
1 10 (26.32%) User Researcher
2 7 (18.42%) Agile Coach
3 6 (15.79%) Service Manager
4 5 (13.16%) Delivery Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Administrator
5 3 (7.89%) Digital Delivery Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.26%) Agile Delivery Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Applications Support
6 2 (5.26%) Digital Agile Coach
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Service Manager
7 1 (2.63%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (2.63%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Designer
7 1 (2.63%) Implementation Project Manager
7 1 (2.63%) Project Implementation Manager
7 1 (2.63%) Scrum Master
7 1 (2.63%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) Web Services
2 3 (7.89%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.95%) User Experience
2 10 (26.32%) Psychology
3 5 (13.16%) Management Information System
4 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (5.26%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) Windows
1 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (31.58%) Service Design
3 11 (28.95%) User Stories
4 10 (26.32%) Front End Development
4 10 (26.32%) Guerrilla Research
4 10 (26.32%) Guerrilla Testing
4 10 (26.32%) Market Research
4 10 (26.32%) Prototyping
4 10 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (26.32%) Usability Testing
5 9 (23.68%) Project Management
6 6 (15.79%) Customer Insight
6 6 (15.79%) ITIL
6 6 (15.79%) Portfolio Management
7 5 (13.16%) Agile Project Management
7 5 (13.16%) Open Source
8 4 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (10.53%) Data Analysis
8 4 (10.53%) Integration Testing
8 4 (10.53%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.89%) C++
1 3 (7.89%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (34.21%) Degree
2 3 (7.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (10.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (7.89%) ServiceNow
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.63%) SAP