The table below looks at the statistics for Service Delivery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Delivery over the 3 months to 11 February 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Delivery
Rank - 23 -
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton - 3.33% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 4.55% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate - £250 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £15.75 £13.25
% change year-on-year
+36.50% +18.86%
Service Delivery
Somerset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Taunton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Taunton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
42 66 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 87.50% 73.33% 67.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 58 42
Average daily rate £433 £500 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.50% +51.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £313 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £725 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £13.00 - £19.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Service Delivery
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Service Delivery across the Taunton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Service Delivery Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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

Service Delivery Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

Service Delivery
Hourly Rate Trend in Taunton

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

Service Delivery Hourly Rate Trend in Taunton

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton 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 15 (93.75%) C#
1 15 (93.75%) Oracle
1 15 (93.75%) ITIL
1 15 (93.75%) UML
1 15 (93.75%) Automated Testing
1 15 (93.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (87.50%) Software Engineering
2 14 (87.50%) .NET Framework
2 14 (87.50%) Refactoring
2 14 (87.50%) Unit Testing
2 14 (87.50%) Windows Server
2 14 (87.50%) SharePoint
2 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 14 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 14 (87.50%) SQL
2 14 (87.50%) .NET
2 14 (87.50%) ASP.NET
2 14 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 14 (87.50%) IIS
2 14 (87.50%) C++
2 14 (87.50%) HTML
2 14 (87.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (43.75%) Scrum
5 6 (37.50%) Visual Studio
5 6 (37.50%) Selenium
5 6 (37.50%) SpecFlow
6 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
6 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
6 5 (31.25%) Line Management

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton 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.

Application Platforms
1 14 (87.50%) IIS
1 14 (87.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) Apache Solr
2 1 (6.25%) CMS
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Workflow
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) IaaS
1 1 (6.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Big Data
2 1 (6.25%) GIS
2 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
2 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
2 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
2 1 (6.25%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 15 (93.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (37.50%) Selenium
2 6 (37.50%) SpecFlow
2 6 (37.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Back Office
2 1 (6.25%) Billing
2 1 (6.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Developer
2 9 (56.25%) .NET Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Software Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Software Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Automation Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Test Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (87.50%) .NET
1 14 (87.50%) .NET Framework
1 14 (87.50%) ASP.NET
1 14 (87.50%) HTML
2 1 (6.25%) PostGIS
2 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Windows
1 14 (87.50%) Windows Server
1 14 (87.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) Automated Testing
1 15 (93.75%) ITIL
1 15 (93.75%) UML
2 14 (87.50%) Refactoring
2 14 (87.50%) Software Engineering
2 14 (87.50%) Unit Testing
3 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (43.75%) Scrum
5 5 (31.25%) Line Management
6 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 2 (12.50%) SOA
6 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
6 2 (12.50%) Workflow
7 1 (6.25%) Analytics
7 1 (6.25%) Automation Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Content Management
7 1 (6.25%) Data Management
7 1 (6.25%) Open Source
7 1 (6.25%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) C#
2 14 (87.50%) C++
2 14 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 14 (87.50%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
1 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) Oracle