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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Delivery
Rank 87 82 53
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -29
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 39 37 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.92% 1.75% 2.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.23% 2.05% 3.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 19 33
Median daily rate £336 £413 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.48% +26.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £132 £250 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £443 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £387 £352
% change year-on-year
-5.68% +10.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £170.00 £14.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1114.28% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.50 £16.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+46.87% +10.34%
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
1752 1801 1404
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 86.43% 85.19% 80.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1210 1298 963
Median daily rate £425 £360 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 31 22
Median hourly rate £14.50 £29.38 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.63% +95.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £12.05 £8.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £125.00 £45.00 £29.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +10 26 £375 -10.17% 6
Elland - 3 £100 -
Halifax -9 2 £211 -23.45%
Bradford +10 1 £425 +9.67% 4
Service Delivery
Yorkshire

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 31 (32.98%) Project Management
1 31 (32.98%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (31.91%) Finance
3 22 (23.40%) ITIL
4 21 (22.34%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (17.02%) Data Centre
6 15 (15.96%) SQL
6 15 (15.96%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (15.96%) Service Management
7 14 (14.89%) User Stories
8 13 (13.83%) Windows
9 12 (12.77%) CRM
10 11 (11.70%) Unix
10 11 (11.70%) Linux
10 11 (11.70%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (11.70%) ITIL Certification
11 10 (10.64%) Java
11 10 (10.64%) Management Information System
11 10 (10.64%) Agile Project Management
12 9 (9.57%) Hadoop
12 9 (9.57%) Waterfall
12 9 (9.57%) Oracle
13 8 (8.51%) .NET
13 8 (8.51%) Scrum
13 8 (8.51%) Banking
13 8 (8.51%) Billing
13 8 (8.51%) Network Security
14 7 (7.45%) Changepoint
14 7 (7.45%) Open Source
14 7 (7.45%) Coaching

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 (7.45%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.32%) SAS
3 1 (1.06%) Apache
3 1 (1.06%) CMS
3 1 (1.06%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.06%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (5.32%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (7.45%) Changepoint
2 1 (1.06%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.19%) Office 365
2 1 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.06%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.51%) Network Security
2 5 (5.32%) H.323
2 5 (5.32%) LAN
3 4 (4.26%) VoIP
3 4 (4.26%) WAN
4 3 (3.19%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.13%) CTI
5 2 (2.13%) HTTP
5 2 (2.13%) SAN
5 2 (2.13%) SSL
6 1 (1.06%) FTP
6 1 (1.06%) ISDN
6 1 (1.06%) NetScaler
6 1 (1.06%) VLAN
6 1 (1.06%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.57%) Hadoop
2 6 (6.38%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (5.32%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (5.32%) DB2
3 5 (5.32%) NoSQL
3 5 (5.32%) Oracle Database
3 5 (5.32%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.19%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (3.19%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (3.19%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.19%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.13%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.06%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Selenium
General
1 30 (31.91%) Finance
2 8 (8.51%) Banking
2 8 (8.51%) Billing
3 5 (5.32%) Games
4 2 (2.13%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.06%) Law
5 1 (1.06%) Marketing
5 1 (1.06%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (19.15%) Delivery Manager
2 14 (14.89%) Service Manager
3 12 (12.77%) Architect
4 10 (10.64%) Project Manager
5 9 (9.57%) Services Delivery Manager
6 7 (7.45%) Analyst
6 7 (7.45%) Coordinator
6 7 (7.45%) Infrastructure Manager
6 7 (7.45%) Project Coordinator
7 6 (6.38%) Administrator
7 6 (6.38%) Digital Delivery Manager
7 6 (6.38%) Senior Manager
7 6 (6.38%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (5.32%) Applications Support
8 5 (5.32%) DBA
8 5 (5.32%) Scrum Master
8 5 (5.32%) Technical Architect
9 4 (4.26%) Applications Support Analyst
9 4 (4.26%) SAS Administrator
9 4 (4.26%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.51%) .NET
2 5 (5.32%) Web Services
3 3 (3.19%) Classic ASP
3 3 (3.19%) XML
4 1 (1.06%) ISPF
4 1 (1.06%) J2EE
4 1 (1.06%) JavaBeans
4 1 (1.06%) JSP
4 1 (1.06%) Middleware
4 1 (1.06%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (1.06%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 21 (22.34%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (17.02%) Data Centre
3 10 (10.64%) Management Information System
4 5 (5.32%) Digital Media
4 5 (5.32%) Virtual Team
5 4 (4.26%) Client/Server
6 3 (3.19%) BBC
7 2 (2.13%) Algorithms
7 2 (2.13%) Data Integration
7 2 (2.13%) IVR
7 2 (2.13%) Mainframe
7 2 (2.13%) NHS
8 1 (1.06%) Clustering
8 1 (1.06%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (1.06%) Informatics
8 1 (1.06%) iSeries
8 1 (1.06%) Private Cloud
8 1 (1.06%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.83%) Windows
2 11 (11.70%) Linux
2 11 (11.70%) Unix
3 2 (2.13%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.06%) Android
4 1 (1.06%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (32.98%) Agile Software Development
1 31 (32.98%) Project Management
2 22 (23.40%) ITIL
3 15 (15.96%) Service Management
3 15 (15.96%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (14.89%) User Stories
5 12 (12.77%) CRM
6 11 (11.70%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (10.64%) Agile Project Management
8 9 (9.57%) Waterfall
9 8 (8.51%) Scrum
10 7 (7.45%) Coaching
10 7 (7.45%) Open Source
10 7 (7.45%) Service Design
11 6 (6.38%) ETL
11 6 (6.38%) Mentoring
11 6 (6.38%) PRINCE2
11 6 (6.38%) SOA
11 6 (6.38%) Technical Architecture
12 5 (5.32%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 15 (15.96%) SQL
2 10 (10.64%) Java
3 6 (6.38%) JavaScript
3 6 (6.38%) PL/SQL
4 5 (5.32%) PHP
5 4 (4.26%) C#
5 4 (4.26%) VB
5 4 (4.26%) VB.NET
6 3 (3.19%) VBA
7 1 (1.06%) JCL
7 1 (1.06%) Python
7 1 (1.06%) VB6
Qualifications
1 11 (11.70%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (4.26%) SAS Certification
3 3 (3.19%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.13%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (2.13%) Degree
4 2 (2.13%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (2.13%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.13%) PMP
5 1 (1.06%) CCNA
5 1 (1.06%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.06%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.26%) SLA
2 2 (2.13%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.19%) Active Directory
1 3 (3.19%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (1.06%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.06%) Time Sharing Option
2 1 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.06%) VMware Server
2 1 (1.06%) vSphere
2 1 (1.06%) XenApp
2 1 (1.06%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (5.32%) Data Guard
1 5 (5.32%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (2.13%) Puppet
3 1 (1.06%) Grafana
3 1 (1.06%) Graphite
3 1 (1.06%) Nagios
3 1 (1.06%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (1.06%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 9 (9.57%) Oracle
2 7 (7.45%) Citrix
2 7 (7.45%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.38%) Avaya
4 5 (5.32%) BT
5 3 (3.19%) Arqiva
5 3 (3.19%) Capita
5 3 (3.19%) HP
5 3 (3.19%) VMware
6 2 (2.13%) Genesys
6 2 (2.13%) IBM
7 1 (1.06%) Acme Packet
7 1 (1.06%) IBM Sterling
7 1 (1.06%) SAP
7 1 (1.06%) Siebel
7 1 (1.06%) Splunk