The first table below looks at the demand for Service Delivery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Delivery over the 3 months to 24 July 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 Wales 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Delivery
Rank 52 43 37
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -6
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 17 9 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 2.15% 1.73% 3.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.98% 2.47% 5.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 7
Average daily rate
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£425 £210 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+102.38% -38.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £136 £203 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £350 £359
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.25 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-18.57% -7.89%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
570 364 425
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 72.24% 69.87% 67.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 384 226 238
Average daily rate £390 £325 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -10.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 7
Average hourly rate £25.00 £15.00 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -1.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.45 £12.90 £12.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.25 £16.40 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Service Delivery
UK

Service Delivery
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Service Delivery Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Service Delivery Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Delivery across the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Service Delivery Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Service Delivery
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Service Delivery Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Service Delivery
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
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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
South Wales -13 14 £425 +107.31% 2
West Wales -9 1 £210 -1.17%
North Wales - 1 - -
Service Delivery
UK

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 (45.45%) ITIL
2 9 (27.27%) Service Management
3 8 (24.24%) Windows
4 7 (21.21%) PRINCE2
4 7 (21.21%) Project Management
5 6 (18.18%) Change Management
5 6 (18.18%) Security Cleared
6 5 (15.15%) SC Cleared
6 5 (15.15%) Management Information System
6 5 (15.15%) LAN
6 5 (15.15%) WAN
6 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
7 4 (12.12%) SLA
7 4 (12.12%) Finance
7 4 (12.12%) VMware
7 4 (12.12%) Windows 7
8 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (9.09%) Fat Client
8 3 (9.09%) OSPF
8 3 (9.09%) BGP
8 3 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (9.09%) SAN
8 3 (9.09%) Thin Client
8 3 (9.09%) Terminal Services
8 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (9.09%) ARCserve

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.03%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Office
2 1 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (3.03%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) LAN
1 5 (15.15%) WAN
2 3 (9.09%) OSPF
2 3 (9.09%) BGP
2 3 (9.09%) SAN
2 3 (9.09%) Firewall
2 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 2 (6.06%) VoIP
3 2 (6.06%) DNS
3 2 (6.06%) Wireless
3 2 (6.06%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (6.06%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (6.06%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (3.03%) VLAN
4 1 (3.03%) Network Security
4 1 (3.03%) VPLS
4 1 (3.03%) MPLS
4 1 (3.03%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 3 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
1 3 (9.09%) Cognos Impromptu
2 2 (6.06%) Ingres
2 2 (6.06%) RDBMS
2 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.03%) Xcelsius
3 1 (3.03%) SAP BW
3 1 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.03%) Data Mining
General
1 4 (12.12%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Billing
Job Titles
1 10 (30.30%) Service Manager
2 6 (18.18%) Analyst
2 6 (18.18%) Services Delivery Manager
2 6 (18.18%) Delivery Manager
3 5 (15.15%) Service Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Project Manager
5 3 (9.09%) Service Transition Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Technical Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Network Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Change Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Release Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Change and Release Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Supplier Relationship Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Security Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Client Relationship Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Excel Developer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Management Information System
2 3 (9.09%) Fat Client
2 3 (9.09%) Thin Client
3 2 (6.06%) Informatics
3 2 (6.06%) Open Source
4 1 (3.03%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (3.03%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (3.03%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (24.24%) Windows
2 4 (12.12%) Windows 7
3 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (6.06%) Windows XP
4 2 (6.06%) AIX
4 2 (6.06%) Linux
4 2 (6.06%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (45.45%) ITIL
2 9 (27.27%) Service Management
3 7 (21.21%) PRINCE2
3 7 (21.21%) Project Management
4 6 (18.18%) Change Management
5 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (6.06%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.06%) ITSM
6 2 (6.06%) Scrum
6 2 (6.06%) Problem Management
6 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.06%) Release Management
6 2 (6.06%) Customer Engagement
7 1 (3.03%) Capacity Management
7 1 (3.03%) Information Assurance
7 1 (3.03%) Information Management
7 1 (3.03%) Matrix Management
7 1 (3.03%) Data Protection
7 1 (3.03%) PRINCE
7 1 (3.03%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.09%) SQL
2 2 (6.06%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 5 (15.15%) SC Cleared
3 3 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (6.06%) CCNP
4 2 (6.06%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) SLA
2 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (9.09%) Terminal Services
2 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.12%) VMware
3 3 (9.09%) Cisco
3 3 (9.09%) Intel
3 3 (9.09%) Cognos
4 2 (6.06%) BT
4 2 (6.06%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.03%) ServiceNow
5 1 (3.03%) Fortinet
5 1 (3.03%) SAP
5 1 (3.03%) Business Objects
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle
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