The table below looks at the statistics for Service Delivery skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Delivery over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Services Delivery
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 56 56 60
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 41 57 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.86% 2.95% 2.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.42% 3.59% 3.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 37 30
Median daily rate £425 £488 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.82% +19.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £345 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £668 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £8.82 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £21.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-13.95% +34.37%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1200 1588 1491
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 83.80% 82.28% 84.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 787 1096 1010
Median daily rate £404 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.00% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 36 35
Median hourly rate £13.50 £17.25 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.73% -4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £12.07 £11.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.31 £21.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.35%

Service Delivery
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Service Delivery as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Service Delivery Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Service Delivery Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Delivery across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Service Delivery Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Service Delivery
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Service Delivery Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Service Delivery
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Delivery within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -18 24 £425 -22.72% 8
Halifax +6 5 £440 +2.44%
Wakefield +2 4 £200 -40.74% 2
Bradford +9 2 - -
Brighouse - 2 - -
Castleford - 1 £413 -
Service Delivery
Yorkshire

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Service Delivery also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Service Delivery.

1 39 (53.42%) ITIL
2 35 (47.95%) Finance
3 20 (27.40%) Unix
3 20 (27.40%) Windows
4 18 (24.66%) Linux
4 18 (24.66%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (23.29%) Service Management
6 15 (20.55%) Cisco
7 13 (17.81%) SLA
8 11 (15.07%) Microsoft
8 11 (15.07%) iSeries
9 10 (13.70%) SQL
9 10 (13.70%) Management Information System
9 10 (13.70%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (13.70%) VMware
10 9 (12.33%) MS Excel
10 9 (12.33%) Analytics
10 9 (12.33%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (12.33%) Retail
10 9 (12.33%) Incident Management
11 8 (10.96%) Banking
11 8 (10.96%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (10.96%) FTP
11 8 (10.96%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (10.96%) IBM
12 7 (9.59%) SQL Server
12 7 (9.59%) MS Office
12 7 (9.59%) Mainframe
12 7 (9.59%) NHS
12 7 (9.59%) Project Management

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (9.59%) WebSphere
2 6 (8.22%) SAS
3 4 (5.48%) IBM Domino
4 3 (4.11%) IIS
5 2 (2.74%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.37%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.37%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 9 (12.33%) MS Excel
2 7 (9.59%) MS Office
3 2 (2.74%) Adobe After Effects
3 2 (2.74%) Adobe Premiere
3 2 (2.74%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.74%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.37%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.74%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 2 (2.74%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.96%) FTP
2 6 (8.22%) Firewall
3 3 (4.11%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (4.11%) LAN
3 3 (4.11%) SAN
3 3 (4.11%) WAN
4 2 (2.74%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (2.74%) DHCP
4 2 (2.74%) DNS
4 2 (2.74%) HTTP
4 2 (2.74%) HTTPS
4 2 (2.74%) SMTP
4 2 (2.74%) SSL
4 2 (2.74%) Telepresence
4 2 (2.74%) Telnet
5 1 (1.37%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (1.37%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (1.37%) Internet
5 1 (1.37%) VLAN
5 1 (1.37%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.59%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.85%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.74%) DB2
3 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.37%) MS Access
4 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (2.74%) ClearCase
1 2 (2.74%) ClearQuest
1 2 (2.74%) Jenkins
1 2 (2.74%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (2.74%) TeamCity
1 2 (2.74%) Vagrant
2 1 (1.37%) Visual Studio
General
1 35 (47.95%) Finance
2 9 (12.33%) Retail
3 8 (10.96%) Banking
4 2 (2.74%) Billing
4 2 (2.74%) Law
4 2 (2.74%) Legal
4 2 (2.74%) Military
4 2 (2.74%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.37%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.37%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (16.44%) Administrator
2 11 (15.07%) Analyst
3 9 (12.33%) Infrastructure Manager
3 9 (12.33%) Service Manager
4 7 (9.59%) Service Analyst
5 6 (8.22%) Developer
5 6 (8.22%) SAS Administrator
6 5 (6.85%) Delivery Manager
6 5 (6.85%) Service Desk Analyst
6 5 (6.85%) Services Delivery Manager
7 4 (5.48%) Technical Specialist
8 3 (4.11%) Information Manager
8 3 (4.11%) Information Security Manager
8 3 (4.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 3 (4.11%) IT Manager
8 3 (4.11%) Network Administrator
8 3 (4.11%) Security Manager
9 2 (2.74%) Business Analyst
9 2 (2.74%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.85%) ISPF
2 3 (4.11%) Middleware
3 2 (2.74%) IBM Integration Bus
3 2 (2.74%) Web Services
4 1 (1.37%) .NET
4 1 (1.37%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.37%) HTML
4 1 (1.37%) J2EE
4 1 (1.37%) JavaBeans
4 1 (1.37%) jQuery
4 1 (1.37%) JSP
4 1 (1.37%) Struts
4 1 (1.37%) Velocity
4 1 (1.37%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (24.66%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (15.07%) iSeries
3 10 (13.70%) Management Information System
4 7 (9.59%) Mainframe
4 7 (9.59%) NHS
5 6 (8.22%) Client/Server
6 5 (6.85%) Tandem
7 3 (4.11%) Data Centre
8 2 (2.74%) Computer Science
8 2 (2.74%) e-Learning
8 2 (2.74%) Motion Graphics
8 2 (2.74%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (1.37%) Algorithms
9 1 (1.37%) Driving Licence
9 1 (1.37%) EMC VNX
9 1 (1.37%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 20 (27.40%) Unix
1 20 (27.40%) Windows
2 18 (24.66%) Linux
3 3 (4.11%) AIX
3 3 (4.11%) zOS
4 2 (2.74%) Android
4 2 (2.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.74%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.37%) HPUX
5 1 (1.37%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (53.42%) ITIL
2 17 (23.29%) Service Management
3 10 (13.70%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (12.33%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (12.33%) Analytics
4 9 (12.33%) Incident Management
5 8 (10.96%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (9.59%) People Management
6 7 (9.59%) Project Management
6 7 (9.59%) Wealth Management
7 6 (8.22%) ITSM
8 5 (6.85%) Customer Requirements
8 5 (6.85%) Process Improvement
8 5 (6.85%) Service Continuity Management
9 4 (5.48%) Coaching
9 4 (5.48%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (5.48%) DevOps
9 4 (5.48%) Problem Management
9 4 (5.48%) Service Design
9 4 (5.48%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (13.70%) SQL
2 5 (6.85%) JCL
3 2 (2.74%) C
3 2 (2.74%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.37%) C#
4 1 (1.37%) Delphi
4 1 (1.37%) Java
4 1 (1.37%) Perl
4 1 (1.37%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (6.85%) Degree
1 5 (6.85%) SAS Certification
2 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.11%) CISM
3 3 (4.11%) CISSP
3 3 (4.11%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.74%) A+ Certification
4 2 (2.74%) AWS Certification
4 2 (2.74%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.74%) HNC
4 2 (2.74%) ISEB
4 2 (2.74%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.74%) MCDST
4 2 (2.74%) MCSE
4 2 (2.74%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (17.81%) SLA
2 2 (2.74%) QA
3 1 (1.37%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (1.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (10.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (6.85%) Time Sharing Option
3 3 (4.11%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.11%) Terminal Server
4 2 (2.74%) Docker
5 1 (1.37%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (4.11%) SCOM
2 2 (2.74%) Nagios
2 2 (2.74%) OpenView
2 2 (2.74%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.74%) Puppet
3 1 (1.37%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.37%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (1.37%) QRadar
3 1 (1.37%) SCCM
3 1 (1.37%) vRealize
Vendors
1 15 (20.55%) Cisco
2 11 (15.07%) Microsoft
3 10 (13.70%) VMware
4 8 (10.96%) IBM
5 6 (8.22%) Avaya
6 4 (5.48%) Palo Alto
7 3 (4.11%) Axway
7 3 (4.11%) Citrix
7 3 (4.11%) IBM Sterling
7 3 (4.11%) Oracle
7 3 (4.11%) Splunk
8 2 (2.74%) Adobe
8 2 (2.74%) HP
8 2 (2.74%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.74%) Xerox
9 1 (1.37%) BMC
9 1 (1.37%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.37%) EMC
9 1 (1.37%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.37%) Symantec
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Amicus Recruitment Limited
Rate: £320 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago