The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Delivery
Rank 49 48 35
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -13
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 26 7 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 3.37% 1.27% 2.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.55% 1.76% 4.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 4 5
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£450 £250 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+80.00% -28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £222 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £408 £361
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £21.91 £16.16 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.58% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.39 £17.36 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-11.35% +5.18%
Service Delivery
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
572 397 387
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 74.19% 71.92% 70.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 388 265 244
Average daily rate £375 £350 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 8
Average hourly rate £21.86 £15.29 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.93% -59.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £11.33 £16.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £17.08 £56.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

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 19 September 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 19 September 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +5 21 £425 +70.00% 5
West Wales - 3 £450 - 1
North Wales - 1 - -
Service Delivery
UK

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 19 (47.50%) ITIL
2 12 (30.00%) Service Management
3 10 (25.00%) Project Management
3 10 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (22.50%) Security Cleared
5 8 (20.00%) SC Cleared
6 7 (17.50%) Management Information System
7 6 (15.00%) Finance
7 6 (15.00%) PRINCE2
7 6 (15.00%) UNIX
7 6 (15.00%) Mentoring
8 5 (12.50%) Windows
8 5 (12.50%) SQL
8 5 (12.50%) Linux
8 5 (12.50%) SLA
8 5 (12.50%) Risk Management
8 5 (12.50%) Firewall
9 4 (10.00%) Information Security Management
9 4 (10.00%) Security Management
9 4 (10.00%) Telecoms
9 4 (10.00%) Business Continuity
9 4 (10.00%) Information Security
9 4 (10.00%) Change Management
9 4 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (10.00%) Ingres
9 4 (10.00%) AIX
9 4 (10.00%) E-Commerce
9 4 (10.00%) RDBMS
9 4 (10.00%) OpenROAD
9 4 (10.00%) Penetration Testing

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 4 (10.00%) OpenROAD
2 2 (5.00%) SAS
3 1 (2.50%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.50%) MS Project
2 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) SAP BPC
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) PaaS
1 1 (2.50%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.50%) Firewall
2 4 (10.00%) Network Security
3 1 (2.50%) VPLS
3 1 (2.50%) VLAN
3 1 (2.50%) RIP
3 1 (2.50%) MPLS
3 1 (2.50%) OSPF
3 1 (2.50%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) Ingres
1 4 (10.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (2.50%) Xcelsius
3 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.50%) SAP BW
3 1 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (15.00%) Finance
2 4 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.50%) French Language
3 1 (2.50%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 14 (35.00%) Service Manager
2 9 (22.50%) Analyst
3 7 (17.50%) Delivery Manager
3 7 (17.50%) Services Delivery Manager
4 6 (15.00%) Project Manager
5 5 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (12.50%) Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Security Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) Service Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) IT Security Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) Senior Security Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) Senior IT Security Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Service Desk Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) OpenROAD Developer
9 1 (2.50%) ITIL Manager
9 1 (2.50%) Client Services Manager
9 1 (2.50%) Contracts Manager
9 1 (2.50%) IT Services Delivery Manager
9 1 (2.50%) Relationships Manager
9 1 (2.50%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) .NET
2 1 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) Management Information System
2 4 (10.00%) SCADA
3 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.00%) Open Source
4 2 (5.00%) Informatics
4 2 (5.00%) Statistics
5 1 (2.50%) Clustering
5 1 (2.50%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.50%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.00%) UNIX
2 5 (12.50%) Windows
2 5 (12.50%) Linux
3 4 (10.00%) AIX
3 4 (10.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (47.50%) ITIL
2 12 (30.00%) Service Management
3 10 (25.00%) Project Management
3 10 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (15.00%) PRINCE2
4 6 (15.00%) Mentoring
5 5 (12.50%) Risk Management
6 4 (10.00%) Information Security Management
6 4 (10.00%) Security Management
6 4 (10.00%) Business Continuity
6 4 (10.00%) Information Security
6 4 (10.00%) Change Management
6 4 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (10.00%) E-Commerce
6 4 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (10.00%) Incident Management
6 4 (10.00%) ISMS
7 3 (7.50%) Coaching
8 2 (5.00%) Scrum
8 2 (5.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.50%) SQL
2 2 (5.00%) C#
2 2 (5.00%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 9 (22.50%) Security Cleared
2 8 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.50%) Degree
3 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (2.50%) ISEB
3 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) SLA
2 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Puppet
1 1 (2.50%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.00%) SAP
3 1 (2.50%) Fortinet
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle
3 1 (2.50%) Business Objects
3 1 (2.50%) Cisco
3 1 (2.50%) VMware
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £450.00 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago