The table below looks at the statistics for Service Delivery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Delivery over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Services Delivery
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 50 25 19
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -6
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 40 42 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 5.09% 6.13% 7.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.71% 7.17% 9.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 34 25
Median daily rate £400 £448 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.61% +11.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £295 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £606 £528
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 £12.25 £21.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-43.02% +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 Tyne and Wear region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
700 586 349
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 89.06% 85.55% 76.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 492 380 233
Median daily rate £375 £410 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.53% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 21 8
Median hourly rate £37.50 £21.00 £21.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.57% -3.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £10.50 £20.07
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £47.50 £33.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +58.41%

Service Delivery
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 Tyne and Wear

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Service Delivery Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Delivery across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Service Delivery Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Service Delivery
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Service Delivery Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Service Delivery
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

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 Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 21 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -24 37 £400 -11.11% 4
Sunderland -2 2 £105 -67.69% 1
Service Delivery
North East

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 21 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Service Delivery.

1 67 (58.26%) ITIL
2 37 (32.17%) Project Management
2 37 (32.17%) Security Cleared
3 32 (27.83%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (27.83%) AIX
4 31 (26.96%) Change Management
5 30 (26.09%) SC Cleared
6 29 (25.22%) Windows
7 28 (24.35%) Microsoft
7 28 (24.35%) Problem Management
8 27 (23.48%) Release Management
9 25 (21.74%) Root Cause Analysis
9 25 (21.74%) Agile Project Management
9 25 (21.74%) Windows Server
10 23 (20.00%) Service Design
11 22 (19.13%) SLA
11 22 (19.13%) Unix
12 21 (18.26%) Oracle
12 21 (18.26%) HP
13 20 (17.39%) Solaris
13 20 (17.39%) Coaching
14 19 (16.52%) ServiceNow
14 19 (16.52%) Scrum
15 17 (14.78%) IBM
16 16 (13.91%) Linux
16 16 (13.91%) Open Source
17 15 (13.04%) Mentoring
17 15 (13.04%) QMS
17 15 (13.04%) SAP
18 14 (12.17%) EMC

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 9 (7.83%) WebLogic
1 9 (7.83%) WebSphere
2 8 (6.96%) MQSeries
2 8 (6.96%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 8 (6.96%) Tuxedo
2 8 (6.96%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (4.35%) AquaLogic
3 5 (4.35%) Oracle Application Server
4 4 (3.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (2.61%) IIS
6 1 (0.87%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.87%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.87%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (3.48%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.74%) MS Project
3 1 (0.87%) MS Office
3 1 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (4.35%) OpenText MBPM
2 1 (0.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.35%) IaaS
1 5 (4.35%) PaaS
1 5 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.57%) SAN
2 6 (5.22%) SSL
3 5 (4.35%) DHCP
4 3 (2.61%) LDAP
5 2 (1.74%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.87%) BGP
6 1 (0.87%) DNS
6 1 (0.87%) Firewall
6 1 (0.87%) HTTP
6 1 (0.87%) IPsec
6 1 (0.87%) MPLS
6 1 (0.87%) OSPF
6 1 (0.87%) VPN
6 1 (0.87%) WAN
6 1 (0.87%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.09%) SAP HANA
2 1 (0.87%) OLAP
2 1 (0.87%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.87%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (0.87%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (0.87%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (6.09%) Finance
2 1 (0.87%) Electronics
2 1 (0.87%) Legal
2 1 (0.87%) Manufacturing
2 1 (0.87%) Marketing
2 1 (0.87%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (13.04%) Architect
2 14 (12.17%) Scrum Master
2 14 (12.17%) Service Architect
3 12 (10.43%) Operations Engineer
3 12 (10.43%) Support Engineer
4 9 (7.83%) Product Manager
5 8 (6.96%) Backup Engineer
6 7 (6.09%) Delivery Manager
6 7 (6.09%) Support Specialist
7 6 (5.22%) Agile Scrum Master
7 6 (5.22%) Developer
7 6 (5.22%) ServiceNow Developer
8 5 (4.35%) Administrator
8 5 (4.35%) Linux Administrator
8 5 (4.35%) Service Manager
9 4 (3.48%) Linux Engineer
9 4 (3.48%) Linux Support
9 4 (3.48%) Product Owner
9 4 (3.48%) Senior Operations Engineer
9 4 (3.48%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.57%) Middleware
2 8 (6.96%) IBM Integration Bus
3 4 (3.48%) J2EE
4 2 (1.74%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.57%) Clustering
2 5 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.35%) Computer Science
2 5 (4.35%) Smartphone
3 2 (1.74%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.87%) CMDB
4 1 (0.87%) Economics
4 1 (0.87%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.87%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.87%) Tandem
4 1 (0.87%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 32 (27.83%) AIX
2 29 (25.22%) Windows
3 25 (21.74%) Windows Server
4 22 (19.13%) Unix
5 20 (17.39%) Solaris
6 16 (13.91%) Linux
7 13 (11.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (6.96%) OS/390
9 7 (6.09%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.87%) HPUX
11 1 (0.87%) MVS
11 1 (0.87%) VME
11 1 (0.87%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.87%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (58.26%) ITIL
2 37 (32.17%) Project Management
3 32 (27.83%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (26.96%) Change Management
5 28 (24.35%) Problem Management
6 27 (23.48%) Release Management
7 25 (21.74%) Agile Project Management
7 25 (21.74%) Root Cause Analysis
8 23 (20.00%) Service Design
9 20 (17.39%) Coaching
10 19 (16.52%) Scrum
11 16 (13.91%) Open Source
12 15 (13.04%) Mentoring
12 15 (13.04%) QMS
13 13 (11.30%) Business Continuity
13 13 (11.30%) Incident Management
13 13 (11.30%) ITSM
13 13 (11.30%) User Stories
14 12 (10.43%) Configuration Management
15 11 (9.57%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 10 (8.70%) Java
2 7 (6.09%) Perl
3 5 (4.35%) C
4 4 (3.48%) C++
5 2 (1.74%) Python
5 2 (1.74%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 37 (32.17%) Security Cleared
2 30 (26.09%) SC Cleared
3 11 (9.57%) Degree
3 11 (9.57%) RHCE
4 9 (7.83%) BPSS Clearance
5 6 (5.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (2.61%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.74%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.74%) MCSE
7 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.87%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.87%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (19.13%) SLA
2 10 (8.70%) ISO 9001
3 9 (7.83%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.87%) COBIT
4 1 (0.87%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.87%) PMBOK
System Software
1 11 (9.57%) KVM
2 7 (6.09%) Firmware
2 7 (6.09%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.35%) XenApp
3 5 (4.35%) XenDesktop
3 5 (4.35%) XenServer
4 4 (3.48%) Active Directory
5 3 (2.61%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 14 (12.17%) EMC NetWorker
2 5 (4.35%) XenMobile
3 3 (2.61%) EdgeSight
3 3 (2.61%) SafeCom
4 2 (1.74%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.74%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.74%) Puppet
5 1 (0.87%) Legato
5 1 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.87%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.87%) PureDisk
5 1 (0.87%) Simpana
5 1 (0.87%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 28 (24.35%) Microsoft
2 21 (18.26%) HP
2 21 (18.26%) Oracle
3 19 (16.52%) ServiceNow
4 17 (14.78%) IBM
5 15 (13.04%) SAP
6 14 (12.17%) EMC
7 12 (10.43%) Red Hat
8 7 (6.09%) CA
9 6 (5.22%) Citrix
9 6 (5.22%) Sun
10 5 (4.35%) Axway
10 5 (4.35%) Cisco
10 5 (4.35%) VMware
11 4 (3.48%) Fujitsu
12 3 (2.61%) AppSense
12 3 (2.61%) ThinPrint
13 2 (1.74%) Symantec
14 1 (0.87%) CommVault
14 1 (0.87%) Juniper
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