The first table below looks at the demand for Service Delivery skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Delivery over the 3 months to 17 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 West Lothian 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Delivery
Rank - - 15
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian - - 2.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 4.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.49 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-26.52% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Lothian
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
46 37 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 76.67% 77.08% 66.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 25 23
Average daily rate £360 £390 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £445 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £16.50 - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Service Delivery
Scotland

Service Delivery
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

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

Service Delivery Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

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

Service Delivery Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

Service Delivery
Top 8 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Lothian 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 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Supplier Management
1 1 (100.00%) Matrix Management
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Lothian 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Supplier Management
1 1 (100.00%) Matrix Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner