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 31 August 2016 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Delivery
Rank 75 75 49
Rank change year-on-year
0 -26
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 47 48 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.33% 2.12% 3.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.73% 2.56% 3.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 38 42
Median daily rate £425 £485 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.37% +14.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £233 £362
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £655 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 1
Median hourly rate £12.25 £14.00 £8.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +64.70%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.50 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+34.28% +16.66%
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
1723 1872 1337
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 85.34% 82.54% 79.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1143 1329 842
Median daily rate £420 £375 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 46 26
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.36 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.56% +5.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.72 £9.92 £8.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +26.21%

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 31 August 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Delivery within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -3 30 £438 -15.45% 12
Bradford +12 6 £425 -2.85% 2
Elland - 2 £100 -
Halifax 0 1 £450 +20.00% 1
Service Delivery
Yorkshire

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, 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 28 (34.15%) Project Management
2 26 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (28.05%) ITIL
4 17 (20.73%) Finance
5 15 (18.29%) Agile Project Management
6 13 (15.85%) Coaching
6 13 (15.85%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (15.85%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (14.63%) Scrum
8 11 (13.41%) Management Information System
8 11 (13.41%) Service Management
8 11 (13.41%) Oracle
9 10 (12.20%) JavaScript
9 10 (12.20%) SQL
9 10 (12.20%) Windows
10 9 (10.98%) Mentoring
10 9 (10.98%) User Stories
11 8 (9.76%) Web Development
12 7 (8.54%) Changepoint
12 7 (8.54%) Data Centre
12 7 (8.54%) Linux
12 7 (8.54%) Unix
12 7 (8.54%) Java
12 7 (8.54%) SLA
12 7 (8.54%) ITIL Certification
12 7 (8.54%) Billing
13 6 (7.32%) Data Warehouse
13 6 (7.32%) SQL Server
13 6 (7.32%) DB2
13 6 (7.32%) ETL

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 3 (3.66%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.44%) IIS
2 2 (2.44%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.22%) Apache
3 1 (1.22%) SAS
3 1 (1.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (3.66%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (8.54%) Changepoint
2 1 (1.22%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.88%) Office 365
2 1 (1.22%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.32%) Network Security
2 2 (2.44%) FTP
2 2 (2.44%) Internet
3 1 (1.22%) LAN
3 1 (1.22%) SAN
3 1 (1.22%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.32%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (7.32%) DB2
1 6 (7.32%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.10%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (6.10%) Hadoop
2 5 (6.10%) NoSQL
2 5 (6.10%) Oracle Database
3 3 (3.66%) MS Access
3 3 (3.66%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.44%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.66%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.22%) ClearCase
2 1 (1.22%) ClearQuest
2 1 (1.22%) Selenium
General
1 17 (20.73%) Finance
2 7 (8.54%) Billing
3 5 (6.10%) Banking
3 5 (6.10%) Games
4 3 (3.66%) Law
5 1 (1.22%) Marketing
5 1 (1.22%) Retail
5 1 (1.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (18.29%) Service Manager
2 10 (12.20%) Scrum Master
3 7 (8.54%) Architect
3 7 (8.54%) Coordinator
3 7 (8.54%) Delivery Manager
3 7 (8.54%) Infrastructure Manager
3 7 (8.54%) Project Coordinator
3 7 (8.54%) Services Delivery Manager
4 6 (7.32%) Project Manager
5 5 (6.10%) DBA
5 5 (6.10%) Product Manager
5 5 (6.10%) Service Transition Manager
5 5 (6.10%) Transition Manager
6 4 (4.88%) 1st Line Support
6 4 (4.88%) Business Architect
6 4 (4.88%) Developer
7 3 (3.66%) Analyst
7 3 (3.66%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 3 (3.66%) Junior
7 3 (3.66%) Service Desk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.66%) .NET
1 3 (3.66%) .NET Framework
1 3 (3.66%) HTML
1 3 (3.66%) jQuery
1 3 (3.66%) XML
2 2 (2.44%) J2EE
2 2 (2.44%) JavaBeans
2 2 (2.44%) JSP
2 2 (2.44%) Struts
3 1 (1.22%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (1.22%) ISPF
3 1 (1.22%) Middleware
3 1 (1.22%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.85%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (13.41%) Management Information System
3 7 (8.54%) Data Centre
4 5 (6.10%) Digital Media
5 4 (4.88%) CMDB
5 4 (4.88%) Mainframe
5 4 (4.88%) Visualisation
6 3 (3.66%) BBC
6 3 (3.66%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.66%) Virtual Team
7 2 (2.44%) NHS
8 1 (1.22%) EMC VNX
8 1 (1.22%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (1.22%) iSeries
8 1 (1.22%) Private Cloud
8 1 (1.22%) Tandem
8 1 (1.22%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.20%) Windows
2 7 (8.54%) Linux
2 7 (8.54%) Unix
3 2 (2.44%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.22%) AIX
4 1 (1.22%) Android
4 1 (1.22%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.22%) CentOS
4 1 (1.22%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.22%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (34.15%) Project Management
2 26 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (28.05%) ITIL
4 15 (18.29%) Agile Project Management
5 13 (15.85%) Coaching
5 13 (15.85%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (14.63%) Scrum
7 11 (13.41%) Service Management
8 9 (10.98%) Mentoring
8 9 (10.98%) User Stories
9 8 (9.76%) Web Development
10 6 (7.32%) ETL
10 6 (7.32%) Problem Management
11 5 (6.10%) Configuration Management
11 5 (6.10%) CRM
11 5 (6.10%) Data Security
11 5 (6.10%) ERP
11 5 (6.10%) Open Source
11 5 (6.10%) PRINCE2
11 5 (6.10%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.20%) JavaScript
1 10 (12.20%) SQL
2 7 (8.54%) Java
3 5 (6.10%) PHP
3 5 (6.10%) PL/SQL
4 3 (3.66%) C#
4 3 (3.66%) Delphi
5 1 (1.22%) JCL
5 1 (1.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (8.54%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (3.66%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (2.44%) Degree
3 2 (2.44%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.22%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.22%) CCNA
4 1 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.54%) SLA
2 1 (1.22%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.22%) Time Sharing Option
2 1 (1.22%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (6.10%) Data Guard
1 5 (6.10%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (2.44%) Oracle Identity Management
2 2 (2.44%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (1.22%) Grafana
3 1 (1.22%) Graphite
3 1 (1.22%) Nagios
3 1 (1.22%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.22%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.22%) SCCM
3 1 (1.22%) SCOM
3 1 (1.22%) vRealize
Vendors
1 11 (13.41%) Oracle
2 4 (4.88%) BT
2 4 (4.88%) IBM
2 4 (4.88%) VMware
3 3 (3.66%) Arqiva
3 3 (3.66%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.44%) Splunk
5 1 (1.22%) Cisco
5 1 (1.22%) Citrix
5 1 (1.22%) EMC
5 1 (1.22%) IBM Sterling
5 1 (1.22%) Sage
5 1 (1.22%) Symantec