The first table below looks at the demand for Service Delivery skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Delivery over the 3 months to 18 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 Sussex 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Delivery
Rank 34 37 38
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 9 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.45% 1.14% 1.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.28% 1.63% 2.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 1
Average daily rate £400 £350 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -30.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-21.87% -5.88%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
274 306 346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 74.66% 69.86% 67.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 205 201
Average daily rate £375 £384 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.28% +22.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 10 12
Average hourly rate £25.00 £28.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.52 £17.60 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £36.10 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Service Delivery
South East

Service Delivery
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Service Delivery Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Service Delivery Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Delivery across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Service Delivery Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Service Delivery
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Service Delivery Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Service Delivery
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Worthing - 7 £400 -
Chichester - - - -
Crawley - - - - 1
East Grinstead - - - -
Gatwick - - - -
Haywards Heath - - - -
Horsham - - - -
Service Delivery
South East

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 10 (41.67%) Finance
2 9 (37.50%) Windows
2 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 9 (37.50%) Project Management
3 8 (33.33%) ITIL
4 5 (20.83%) Workflow
4 5 (20.83%) Data Modelling
4 5 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (20.83%) SLA
4 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (20.83%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (16.67%) Release Management
5 4 (16.67%) HP
5 4 (16.67%) Service Management
5 4 (16.67%) Change Management
5 4 (16.67%) Degree
5 4 (16.67%) Supplier Management
6 3 (12.50%) Clustering
6 3 (12.50%) IT Governance
6 3 (12.50%) MCPD
6 3 (12.50%) Windows XP
6 3 (12.50%) MCSE
6 3 (12.50%) MCDBA
6 3 (12.50%) MCP
6 3 (12.50%) MCSD
6 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (12.50%) Load Balancing
6 3 (12.50%) Windows 7
7 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
7 2 (8.33%) SCCM

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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.

Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Office
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) LAN
1 2 (8.33%) WAN
General
1 10 (41.67%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Legal
3 1 (4.17%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Service Manager
2 5 (20.83%) Services Delivery Manager
2 5 (20.83%) Delivery Manager
2 5 (20.83%) Infrastructure Designer
2 5 (20.83%) Business Intelligence Manager
2 5 (20.83%) Designer
3 4 (16.67%) Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Applications Support
4 2 (8.33%) Data Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Applications Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Support Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Applications Support Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Service Desk Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Relationships Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Business Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Software Tester
5 1 (4.17%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Change Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Business Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Clustering
2 2 (8.33%) Statistics
3 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (37.50%) Windows
2 3 (12.50%) Windows XP
2 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 2 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Project Management
2 8 (33.33%) ITIL
3 5 (20.83%) Workflow
3 5 (20.83%) Data Modelling
3 5 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (20.83%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (16.67%) Release Management
4 4 (16.67%) Service Management
4 4 (16.67%) Change Management
4 4 (16.67%) Supplier Management
5 3 (12.50%) IT Governance
5 3 (12.50%) Load Balancing
6 2 (8.33%) Data Mapping
6 2 (8.33%) Service Desk Management
6 2 (8.33%) ITIL V3
6 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (4.17%) Business Continuity
7 1 (4.17%) Information Security
7 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) SQL
1 1 (4.17%) VBScript
1 1 (4.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (16.67%) Degree
3 3 (12.50%) MCPD
3 3 (12.50%) MCSE
3 3 (12.50%) MCDBA
3 3 (12.50%) MCP
3 3 (12.50%) MCSD
4 2 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (8.33%) MCDST
5 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) SCCM
1 2 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.67%) HP
3 2 (8.33%) Dell
4 1 (4.17%) VMware