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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Delivery over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Delivery
Rank 58 54 68
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +14
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 58 55 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.85% 3.12% 2.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.48% 3.73% 2.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 37 17
Average daily rate £525 £413 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% +17.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £266 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £666 £554 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £15.88 £14.33
% change year-on-year
+35.43% +10.76%
Service Delivery
Yorkshire

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
1669 1475 1208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 82.14% 83.71% 77.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1139 1037 736
Average daily rate £400 £378 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.96% +7.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £459
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 29 14
Average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £21.24
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £11.90 £12.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.40 £36.00 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Service Delivery
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Service Delivery across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 9 February 2016.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Delivery within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. 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
Leeds +9 46 £550 +22.22% 12
Bradford 0 2 £545 +36.25% 1
Halifax - 2 £430 -
Bingley - 2 £250 -
Wakefield - 1 £338 -
Service Delivery
Yorkshire

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 40 (36.70%) Finance
2 36 (33.03%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (30.28%) ITIL
4 26 (23.85%) Project Management
5 24 (22.02%) Windows
6 18 (16.51%) Waterfall
7 17 (15.60%) Service Management
8 16 (14.68%) Change Management
9 15 (13.76%) SOA
9 15 (13.76%) User Stories
9 15 (13.76%) Data Centre
10 14 (12.84%) Analytical Skills
10 14 (12.84%) SQL
11 13 (11.93%) Stakeholder Management
11 13 (11.93%) MS Excel
12 12 (11.01%) PRINCE2
12 12 (11.01%) ITIL Certification
13 11 (10.09%) Avaya
13 11 (10.09%) VoIP
13 11 (10.09%) Web Services
13 11 (10.09%) .NET
13 11 (10.09%) Oracle
13 11 (10.09%) SQL Server
13 11 (10.09%) Technical Architecture
14 10 (9.17%) Business Intelligence
14 10 (9.17%) Microsoft
14 10 (9.17%) Citrix
14 10 (9.17%) H.323
14 10 (9.17%) SDLC
15 9 (8.26%) WAN

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 (2.75%) SAS
1 3 (2.75%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (1.83%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.92%) CMS
3 1 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (11.93%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.75%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (2.75%) MS Project
3 2 (1.83%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.92%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.09%) VoIP
2 10 (9.17%) H.323
3 9 (8.26%) LAN
3 9 (8.26%) WAN
4 7 (6.42%) CTI
5 3 (2.75%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (2.75%) Firewall
6 2 (1.83%) BGP
6 2 (1.83%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (1.83%) Cisco PIX
6 2 (1.83%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (1.83%) Internet
6 2 (1.83%) iSCSI
6 2 (1.83%) Spanning Tree
6 2 (1.83%) VPN
6 2 (1.83%) Wireless
7 1 (0.92%) ISDN
7 1 (0.92%) SAN
7 1 (0.92%) SMS
7 1 (0.92%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.09%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.34%) SQL Server 2000
2 8 (7.34%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (7.34%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (7.34%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (2.75%) Data Mining
3 3 (2.75%) DB2
3 3 (2.75%) Hadoop
3 3 (2.75%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.83%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (1.83%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.92%) MySQL
5 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 3 (2.75%) ClearCase
1 3 (2.75%) ClearQuest
2 1 (0.92%) JMeter
2 1 (0.92%) LoadRunner
2 1 (0.92%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (0.92%) Selenium
2 1 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.92%) TeamCity
General
1 40 (36.70%) Finance
2 5 (4.59%) Banking
3 4 (3.67%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.75%) Billing
5 1 (0.92%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 26 (23.85%) Delivery Manager
2 20 (18.35%) Analyst
3 14 (12.84%) Service Manager
4 13 (11.93%) Digital Delivery Manager
5 12 (11.01%) Senior Manager
6 11 (10.09%) Applications Support
6 11 (10.09%) Architect
6 11 (10.09%) Project Manager
6 11 (10.09%) Solutions Architect
7 10 (9.17%) Applications Support Analyst
7 10 (9.17%) Support Analyst
8 9 (8.26%) Services Delivery Manager
9 6 (5.50%) Test Engineer
10 5 (4.59%) Agile Delivery Manager
10 5 (4.59%) Consultant
10 5 (4.59%) SQL Server Analyst
11 4 (3.67%) ITIL Service Manager
11 4 (3.67%) Performance Test Engineer
11 4 (3.67%) SQL Analyst
11 4 (3.67%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.09%) .NET
1 11 (10.09%) Web Services
2 5 (4.59%) Classic ASP
2 5 (4.59%) XML
3 3 (2.75%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (0.92%) CSS
4 1 (0.92%) HTML
4 1 (0.92%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.76%) Data Centre
2 14 (12.84%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.42%) Data Integration
3 7 (6.42%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.59%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.59%) N-Tier
5 3 (2.75%) Client/Server
5 3 (2.75%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.83%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.83%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.83%) Informatics
6 2 (1.83%) IVR
7 1 (0.92%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.92%) NHS
7 1 (0.92%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.92%) Social Media
7 1 (0.92%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 24 (22.02%) Windows
2 7 (6.42%) Unix
3 6 (5.50%) Linux
4 5 (4.59%) Android
4 5 (4.59%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.75%) AIX
6 2 (1.83%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.92%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.92%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.92%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (33.03%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (30.28%) ITIL
3 26 (23.85%) Project Management
4 18 (16.51%) Waterfall
5 17 (15.60%) Service Management
6 16 (14.68%) Change Management
7 15 (13.76%) SOA
7 15 (13.76%) User Stories
8 13 (11.93%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (11.01%) PRINCE2
10 11 (10.09%) Technical Architecture
11 10 (9.17%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (9.17%) SDLC
12 9 (8.26%) Release Management
13 7 (6.42%) Matrix Management
14 6 (5.50%) Agile Project Management
14 6 (5.50%) System Integration Testing
15 5 (4.59%) BDD
15 5 (4.59%) Problem Management
15 5 (4.59%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 14 (12.84%) SQL
2 8 (7.34%) VBA
3 7 (6.42%) C#
3 7 (6.42%) VB
3 7 (6.42%) VB.NET
4 3 (2.75%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.83%) Java
5 2 (1.83%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.83%) VB6
6 1 (0.92%) C
6 1 (0.92%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.92%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (11.01%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (4.59%) Degree
2 5 (4.59%) ISEB
2 5 (4.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (2.75%) PMI Certification
3 3 (2.75%) PMP
3 3 (2.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (2.75%) SAS Certification
3 3 (2.75%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.83%) CCNP
4 2 (1.83%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.83%) IBM Certification
4 2 (1.83%) IBM WebSphere Certification
5 1 (0.92%) A+ Certification
5 1 (0.92%) MBA
5 1 (0.92%) MCDST
5 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.67%) SLA
2 3 (2.75%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.92%) QA
System Software
1 8 (7.34%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (2.75%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (10.09%) Avaya
1 11 (10.09%) Oracle
2 10 (9.17%) Citrix
2 10 (9.17%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.42%) Genesys
4 5 (4.59%) IBM
5 4 (3.67%) CheckPoint
5 4 (3.67%) Cisco
6 3 (2.75%) Capita
6 3 (2.75%) SAP
7 2 (1.83%) F5
7 2 (1.83%) ServiceNow
7 2 (1.83%) Siebel
8 1 (0.92%) Acme Packet
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