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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Delivery over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Delivery
Rank 21 33 21
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -12
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 3 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.03% 1.83% 2.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.59% 2.34% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate £323 £388 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.77% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £388 £352
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £17.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year
+35.29% +36.00%
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
116 171 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 78.38% 78.44% 65.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 113 52
Average daily rate £340 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £285 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 9
Average hourly rate £10.96 £16.00 £16.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.53% -4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.99 £10.00 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £25.00 £21.92
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Service Delivery
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Service Delivery across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 April 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Delivery within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Stoke-on-Trent +3 3 £323 -0.76% 3
Service Delivery
West Midlands

Service Delivery
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) People Management
2 1 (25.00%) Billing
2 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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.

General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Delivery Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Service Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (25.00%) ICT Manager
2 1 (25.00%) ICT Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Services Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Support Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) People Management
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
Stoke on Trent
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £2600.00 - £2900.00 per month
Posted: 24 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £165.00 - £175.00 per day
Posted: 24 days ago