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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Delivery
Rank 22 - 18
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 6 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 3.23% - 5.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.03% - 8.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 3
Median daily rate £339 - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £384 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.82% +9.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.50 £16.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+46.87% +10.34%
Service Delivery
West Midlands

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
149 143 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 80.11% 81.25% 65.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 85 60
Median daily rate £325 £365 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.95% +10.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 6
Median hourly rate £11.23 £15.50 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.56% +21.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.01 £12.25 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.45 £20.00 £22.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Delivery across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Service Delivery Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 June 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
Stoke-on-Trent - 4 £298 - 1
Lichfield - 1 £275 -
Service Delivery
West Midlands

Service Delivery
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Service Delivery.

1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) People Management
2 2 (25.00%) Supplier Management
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (25.00%) SLA
2 2 (25.00%) Service Management
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Billing
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) ITSM
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Change Control

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:

General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Service Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Delivery Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Head of Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Head of IT
3 1 (12.50%) Head of Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) ICT Manager
3 1 (12.50%) ICT Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
3 1 (12.50%) IT Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (12.50%) IT Services Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Operations Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Service Improvement Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Service Operations Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Support Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) People Management
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (25.00%) Service Management
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (25.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (12.50%) Change Control
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 1 (12.50%) ITSM
3 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA