The table below looks at the statistics for Service Delivery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire 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
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 27 - 14
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 1 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.53% - 4.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% - 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £425 - £275
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 Staffordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
135 103 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 72.19% 77.44% 68.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 73 41
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 2
Median hourly rate £55.00 £20.00 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+175.00% +63.26%
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 Staffordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Service Delivery Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Service Delivery
Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Service Delivery Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Service Delivery
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

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 Staffordshire 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
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 £425 - 1
Service Delivery
West Midlands

Service Delivery
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Service Delivery.

1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
1 4 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 4 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 4 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (37.50%) Data Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Information Security
3 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (25.00%) C
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (25.00%) NHS
3 2 (25.00%) Intranet
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (25.00%) QlikView
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 2 (25.00%) Data Quality
3 2 (25.00%) Information Governance
3 2 (25.00%) Defect Management
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) Migration

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (25.00%) QlikView
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Service Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Information Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Information Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Data Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Data Migration Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Data Migration Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Defect Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Head of Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Head of Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Migration Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (25.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
1 4 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (37.50%) Data Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Defect Management
3 2 (25.00%) Information Governance
3 2 (25.00%) Information Security
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
1 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft