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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Delivery over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Delivery
Rank 24 43 23
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -20
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 22 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 5.61% 2.13% 3.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.97% 2.72% 5.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 4 2
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £345
% change year-on-year
- +8.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.30 £13.45 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+13.75% -20.88%
Service Delivery
North East

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
276 294 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 70.41% 78.40% 64.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 193 44
Average daily rate £375 £270 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.88% -16.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £199 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £420 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 12 10
Average hourly rate £17.66 £25.00 £18.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.36% +32.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

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 3 March 2015.

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 3 March 2015. 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
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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
Newcastle upon Tyne +23 21 £413 -17.50% 7
Sunderland -4 1 £415 -
Wallsend - - - -
South Shields - - - -
Service Delivery
North East

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 25 (44.64%) Windows
2 24 (42.86%) Security Cleared
3 22 (39.29%) SC Cleared
4 18 (32.14%) MS Excel
4 18 (32.14%) ITIL
5 17 (30.36%) Service Management
6 16 (28.57%) MS Office
7 14 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (23.21%) Incident Management
9 12 (21.43%) SQL
9 12 (21.43%) Microsoft
10 10 (17.86%) Cisco
10 10 (17.86%) SQL Server
11 9 (16.07%) LAN
11 9 (16.07%) WAN
11 9 (16.07%) Active Directory
11 9 (16.07%) HP
11 9 (16.07%) Problem Management
11 9 (16.07%) Firewall
12 8 (14.29%) VMware
12 8 (14.29%) Data Management
12 8 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
12 8 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
12 8 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 8 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (14.29%) SSL
12 8 (14.29%) N-Tier
12 8 (14.29%) ASP.NET
12 8 (14.29%) VBScript
12 8 (14.29%) C#

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

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 3 (5.36%) IBM Notes
2 2 (3.57%) IIS
2 2 (3.57%) Apache
3 1 (1.79%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 18 (32.14%) MS Excel
2 16 (28.57%) MS Office
3 2 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.79%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.07%) LAN
1 9 (16.07%) WAN
1 9 (16.07%) Firewall
2 8 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
2 8 (14.29%) SSL
3 7 (12.50%) DNS
4 6 (10.71%) SAN
5 5 (8.93%) Network Security
5 5 (8.93%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (8.93%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 5 (8.93%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 4 (7.14%) Junos
7 3 (5.36%) HTTP
7 3 (5.36%) TCP/IP
8 2 (3.57%) DHCP
9 1 (1.79%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (10.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (10.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.79%) MSI
General
1 1 (1.79%) Finance
1 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
1 1 (1.79%) Arabic Language
Job Titles
1 8 (14.29%) Developer
1 8 (14.29%) Network Engineer
1 8 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
2 4 (7.14%) Product Manager
2 4 (7.14%) Project Manager
2 4 (7.14%) Services Delivery Manager
2 4 (7.14%) Service Manager
3 3 (5.36%) ScrumMaster
4 2 (3.57%) Programme Manager
4 2 (3.57%) Problem Manager
4 2 (3.57%) Report Manager
4 2 (3.57%) Incident Manager
4 2 (3.57%) SQL Developer
4 2 (3.57%) Analyst
5 1 (1.79%) Network Consultant
5 1 (1.79%) Consultant
5 1 (1.79%) Senior Manager
5 1 (1.79%) Server Support
5 1 (1.79%) Support Engineer
5 1 (1.79%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.29%) .NET
1 8 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 6 (10.71%) Web Services
2 6 (10.71%) MDX
3 3 (5.36%) Django
4 2 (3.57%) Middleware
5 1 (1.79%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.29%) N-Tier
1 8 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.71%) Open Source
3 5 (8.93%) Cryptography
4 4 (7.14%) Economics
5 3 (5.36%) Replication
6 2 (3.57%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.57%) CMDB
7 1 (1.79%) AS400
7 1 (1.79%) Clustering
7 1 (1.79%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 25 (44.64%) Windows
2 6 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (8.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (5.36%) Linux
4 3 (5.36%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (32.14%) ITIL
2 17 (30.36%) Service Management
3 14 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (23.21%) Incident Management
5 9 (16.07%) Problem Management
6 8 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
6 8 (14.29%) Data Management
6 8 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (12.50%) Business Continuity
7 7 (12.50%) Web Design
7 7 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
7 7 (12.50%) Network Management
8 6 (10.71%) Project Management
8 6 (10.71%) Programme Management
8 6 (10.71%) Change Management
8 6 (10.71%) PRINCE2
9 5 (8.93%) Scrum
9 5 (8.93%) Configuration Management
9 5 (8.93%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 12 (21.43%) SQL
2 8 (14.29%) VBScript
2 8 (14.29%) C#
2 8 (14.29%) VB.NET
2 8 (14.29%) VBA
3 6 (10.71%) Ruby
3 6 (10.71%) Java
3 6 (10.71%) VB
4 3 (5.36%) PHP
4 3 (5.36%) Scala
4 3 (5.36%) Python
5 2 (3.57%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 22 (39.29%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.79%) Degree
4 1 (1.79%) MCSE
4 1 (1.79%) ISEB
4 1 (1.79%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.79%) VCP4
4 1 (1.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.50%) ISO 9001
1 7 (12.50%) QA
2 5 (8.93%) JSP 440
2 5 (8.93%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (16.07%) Active Directory
2 6 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (10.71%) vSphere
2 6 (10.71%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (8.93%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.57%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.79%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (12.50%) WhatsUp Gold
2 6 (10.71%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 4 (7.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (5.36%) Puppet
4 3 (5.36%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.79%) OpenView
5 1 (1.79%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 12 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 10 (17.86%) Cisco
3 9 (16.07%) HP
4 8 (14.29%) VMware
5 7 (12.50%) CheckPoint
5 7 (12.50%) McAfee
5 7 (12.50%) Juniper
6 6 (10.71%) EMC
6 6 (10.71%) 3PAR
6 6 (10.71%) F5
7 5 (8.93%) TippingPoint
8 3 (5.36%) Lotus
8 3 (5.36%) Citrix
9 2 (3.57%) Oracle
10 1 (1.79%) SAP
10 1 (1.79%) CA
10 1 (1.79%) Riverbed
10 1 (1.79%) Crossbeam
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