The table below looks at the statistics for Service Delivery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Delivery over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Services Delivery
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 37 35 37
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 5 15 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.42% 4.11% 1.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.76% 4.82% 2.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 13 7
Median daily rate £438 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £255 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £400 £525
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 £12.88 £21.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-40.11% +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 Swindon region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
284 311 341
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 80.68% 85.21% 82.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 253 270
Median daily rate £413 £388 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% -13.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 9
Median hourly rate - £10.50 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -53.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Service Delivery
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Swindon 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 Swindon

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Service Delivery Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Service Delivery
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Service Delivery Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 19 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Service Delivery.

1 7 (58.33%) ITIL
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (50.00%) MS Office
3 5 (41.67%) Service Management
3 5 (41.67%) Windows 7
4 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (33.33%) Lotus
4 4 (33.33%) IBM Notes
5 3 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (25.00%) Oracle
6 2 (16.67%) SLA
6 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
6 2 (16.67%) Apple
6 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
6 2 (16.67%) Regression Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
6 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (16.67%) Finance
6 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
7 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
7 1 (8.33%) Service Design
7 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (8.33%) vSphere
7 1 (8.33%) tcpdump
7 1 (8.33%) Network Management
7 1 (8.33%) Junos
7 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (33.33%) IBM Notes
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (8.33%) DHCP
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) Junos
1 1 (8.33%) tcpdump
1 1 (8.33%) VPN
1 1 (8.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Support Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Deskside Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Deskside Support
2 4 (33.33%) Deskside Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Functional Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Database Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Designer
4 1 (8.33%) E-Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Lead DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Payroll Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Support
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (8.33%) CMDB
1 1 (8.33%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (8.33%) Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Mac OS X
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) ITIL
2 5 (41.67%) Service Management
3 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 2 (16.67%) Regression Testing
3 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) CRM
4 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
4 1 (8.33%) Data Security
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) Information Assurance
4 1 (8.33%) Network Management
4 1 (8.33%) SDLC
4 1 (8.33%) Service Design
4 1 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (8.33%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Backup Exec
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
1 1 (8.33%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Lotus
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (16.67%) Apple
5 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco
5 1 (8.33%) HP
5 1 (8.33%) Juniper
5 1 (8.33%) VMware