The first table below looks at the demand for Service Delivery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Delivery over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Tyne and Wear region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Delivery
Rank 43 25 31
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +6
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 17 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 3.17% 3.37% 1.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.09% 4.90% 2.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 2
Average daily rate £475 - £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-21.87% -5.88%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
416 143 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 77.47% 68.75% 68.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 276 50 93
Average daily rate £300 £325 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £258 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £450 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 11
Average hourly rate £19.75 £18.90 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.49% +35.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.03 £13.11 £10.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £18.90 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Service Delivery
North East

Service Delivery
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Service Delivery across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 April 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Delivery within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -20 16 £475 - 1
Service Delivery
North East

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 14 (60.87%) Project Management
2 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (34.78%) Agile Project Management
3 7 (30.43%) Scrum
4 5 (21.74%) PRINCE2
4 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
5 4 (17.39%) User Stories
5 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
5 4 (17.39%) Service Management
5 4 (17.39%) Finance
6 3 (13.04%) ITIL
6 3 (13.04%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (13.04%) Open Source
7 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
7 2 (8.70%) NHS
7 2 (8.70%) Intranet
7 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
7 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
7 2 (8.70%) Change Management
7 2 (8.70%) ITSM
7 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
7 2 (8.70%) Programme Management
7 2 (8.70%) Information Management
7 2 (8.70%) Economics
8 1 (4.35%) Business Development
8 1 (4.35%) Informatics
8 1 (4.35%) Migration
8 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (4.35%) Legal

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.35%) MS Project
1 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Project Manager
2 5 (21.74%) Delivery Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Product Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Programme Manager
4 3 (13.04%) ScrumMaster
5 2 (8.70%) Contracts Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Services Delivery Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Service Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Digital Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Head of Service Delivery
6 1 (4.35%) IT Assistant
6 1 (4.35%) Head of ICT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Open Source
2 2 (8.70%) NHS
2 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.70%) Economics
3 1 (4.35%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) Project Management
2 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (34.78%) Agile Project Management
3 7 (30.43%) Scrum
4 5 (21.74%) PRINCE2
5 4 (17.39%) User Stories
5 4 (17.39%) Service Management
6 3 (13.04%) ITIL
7 2 (8.70%) Change Management
7 2 (8.70%) ITSM
7 2 (8.70%) Programme Management
7 2 (8.70%) Information Management
8 1 (4.35%) Business Development
8 1 (4.35%) Migration
8 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (4.35%) Performance Management
8 1 (4.35%) Customer Engagement
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
2 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
3 3 (13.04%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.35%) PMP
4 1 (4.35%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft