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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Delivery
Rank 51 50 33
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -17
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 23 14 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 3.00% 1.97% 2.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.99% 2.62% 3.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 2
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£290 £225 £183
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.88% +23.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £141 £175 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £365 £193
UK excluding London average daily rate £387 £358 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.25% +2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £15.50 - £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.75 £12.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+34.00% -21.87%
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
577 534 285
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 75.23% 75.11% 67.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 351 342 169
Average daily rate £365 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.75% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £300 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £361
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 7 9
Average hourly rate £18.18 £25.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.28% +56.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.86 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £37.50 £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £29.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+5.68% -7.03%

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 21 April 2015.

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 21 April 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
West Wales - 15 £313 - 1
South Wales -4 8 £290 +5.45% 3
North Wales - - - - 4
Service Delivery
UK

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 26 (50.98%) ITIL
2 22 (43.14%) PRINCE2
2 22 (43.14%) Service Management
2 22 (43.14%) Finance
3 20 (39.22%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (35.29%) Risk Management
4 18 (35.29%) Project Management
5 15 (29.41%) C
5 15 (29.41%) SLA
5 15 (29.41%) Security Cleared
6 14 (27.45%) ITSM
7 12 (23.53%) ITIL Certification
7 12 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (21.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 11 (21.57%) SC Cleared
9 8 (15.69%) Windows
10 7 (13.73%) SQL
11 6 (11.76%) Degree
12 5 (9.80%) Project Planning
12 5 (9.80%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (9.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (9.80%) SQL Server
12 5 (9.80%) Management Information System
12 5 (9.80%) Migration
12 5 (9.80%) Stakeholder Management
13 4 (7.84%) Microsoft
14 3 (5.88%) Mentoring
14 3 (5.88%) Active Directory
14 3 (5.88%) SharePoint
14 3 (5.88%) Data Modelling

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.92%) OpenROAD
Applications
1 3 (5.88%) MS Project
2 1 (1.96%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.80%) SQL Server
1 5 (9.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (5.88%) PerformancePoint
2 3 (5.88%) OLAP
2 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (3.92%) Impala
3 2 (3.92%) Ingres
4 1 (1.96%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.96%) InterBase
4 1 (1.96%) Firebird
4 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (9.80%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (43.14%) Finance
2 2 (3.92%) Local Government
2 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.96%) Welsh Language
3 1 (1.96%) Publishing
3 1 (1.96%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (23.53%) Project Manager
2 10 (19.61%) Service Manager
3 8 (15.69%) Developer
4 5 (9.80%) Analyst
4 5 (9.80%) Services Delivery Manager
4 5 (9.80%) Service Analyst
4 5 (9.80%) Transition Manager
4 5 (9.80%) Delivery Manager
5 4 (7.84%) Service Transition Manager
6 3 (5.88%) Database Developer
6 3 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (5.88%) Architect
7 2 (3.92%) Software Developer
7 2 (3.92%) DBA
7 2 (3.92%) Senior Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) Team Leader
7 2 (3.92%) SQL DBA
7 2 (3.92%) Service Desk Team Leader
7 2 (3.92%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.88%) MDX
2 2 (3.92%) HTML
2 2 (3.92%) XHTML
2 2 (3.92%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.80%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.92%) AS400
4 1 (1.96%) Statistics
4 1 (1.96%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.96%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.69%) Windows
2 3 (5.88%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.96%) UNIX
3 1 (1.96%) AIX
3 1 (1.96%) Linux
3 1 (1.96%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (50.98%) ITIL
2 22 (43.14%) PRINCE2
2 22 (43.14%) Service Management
3 20 (39.22%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (35.29%) Project Management
4 18 (35.29%) Risk Management
5 14 (27.45%) ITSM
6 5 (9.80%) Migration
6 5 (9.80%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (9.80%) Project Planning
7 3 (5.88%) ITIL V3
7 3 (5.88%) Business Analysis
7 3 (5.88%) Incident Management
7 3 (5.88%) Scrum
7 3 (5.88%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (5.88%) Data Modelling
7 3 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (5.88%) Mentoring
8 2 (3.92%) Coaching
8 2 (3.92%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (29.41%) C
2 7 (13.73%) SQL
3 1 (1.96%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 15 (29.41%) Security Cleared
2 12 (23.53%) ITIL Certification
3 11 (21.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 11 (21.57%) SC Cleared
4 6 (11.76%) Degree
5 2 (3.92%) MCP
6 1 (1.96%) CISSP
6 1 (1.96%) PMP
6 1 (1.96%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.96%) CISM
6 1 (1.96%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (29.41%) SLA
2 2 (3.92%) QA
2 2 (3.92%) HL7
System Software
1 3 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (7.84%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.88%) Fujitsu
3 2 (3.92%) IBM
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