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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Delivery
Rank 81 66 43
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -23
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 39 59 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.09% 2.64% 3.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.48% 3.17% 4.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 45 51
Median daily rate £450 £460 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.17% +8.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £281 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £638 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
- +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 1
Median hourly rate £12.88 £14.00 £8.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.03% +64.70%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+18.33% -
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
1574 1862 1287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 84.49% 83.20% 78.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1023 1283 793
Median daily rate £420 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 49 27
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +3.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.61 £10.66 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.25 £37.04 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 -9 24 £438 -13.79% 6
Bradford +19 6 £425 -2.85% 2
Halifax +2 2 £450 +17.26%
Wakefield - 1 - -
Service Delivery
Yorkshire

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 (35.00%) Project Management
2 26 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (27.50%) ITIL
4 15 (18.75%) Finance
4 15 (18.75%) Agile Project Management
5 14 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (16.25%) Coaching
7 12 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (15.00%) Scrum
8 11 (13.75%) Management Information System
8 11 (13.75%) Windows
9 10 (12.50%) Oracle
10 9 (11.25%) Mentoring
10 9 (11.25%) User Stories
10 9 (11.25%) JavaScript
10 9 (11.25%) SQL
10 9 (11.25%) Service Management
11 7 (8.75%) SQL Server
11 7 (8.75%) Linux
11 7 (8.75%) SLA
11 7 (8.75%) Billing
11 7 (8.75%) Changepoint
12 6 (7.50%) Web Development
12 6 (7.50%) Problem Management
12 6 (7.50%) Data Centre
12 6 (7.50%) Java
13 5 (6.25%) Data Security
13 5 (6.25%) Workflow
13 5 (6.25%) DB2
13 5 (6.25%) PRINCE2

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 5 (6.25%) WebSphere
2 3 (3.75%) IIS
2 3 (3.75%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.25%) Apache
3 1 (1.25%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (3.75%) MS Office
2 1 (1.25%) Adobe After Effects
2 1 (1.25%) Adobe Premiere
2 1 (1.25%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (8.75%) Changepoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.00%) Office 365
2 1 (1.25%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.75%) FTP
1 3 (3.75%) Network Security
2 2 (2.50%) Firewall
2 2 (2.50%) Internet
3 1 (1.25%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (1.25%) DHCP
3 1 (1.25%) DNS
3 1 (1.25%) HTTP
3 1 (1.25%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.25%) LAN
3 1 (1.25%) SMTP
3 1 (1.25%) SSL
3 1 (1.25%) Telnet
3 1 (1.25%) VLAN
3 1 (1.25%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.75%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.25%) DB2
3 4 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.75%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (3.75%) Hadoop
4 3 (3.75%) MS Access
4 3 (3.75%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.75%) Oracle Database
4 3 (3.75%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (3.75%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.50%) ClearCase
2 2 (2.50%) ClearQuest
3 1 (1.25%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.25%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (1.25%) Selenium
3 1 (1.25%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.25%) Vagrant
General
1 15 (18.75%) Finance
2 7 (8.75%) Billing
3 4 (5.00%) Banking
4 3 (3.75%) Games
4 3 (3.75%) Law
5 1 (1.25%) Marketing
5 1 (1.25%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.25%) Retail
5 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (16.25%) Service Manager
2 10 (12.50%) Scrum Master
3 7 (8.75%) Coordinator
3 7 (8.75%) Infrastructure Manager
3 7 (8.75%) Project Coordinator
4 6 (7.50%) Architect
4 6 (7.50%) Project Manager
5 5 (6.25%) Delivery Manager
5 5 (6.25%) Developer
5 5 (6.25%) Product Manager
5 5 (6.25%) Service Transition Manager
5 5 (6.25%) Services Delivery Manager
5 5 (6.25%) Transition Manager
6 4 (5.00%) 1st Line Support
6 4 (5.00%) Business Architect
7 3 (3.75%) Help Desk Support
7 3 (3.75%) Java Developer
7 3 (3.75%) Oracle DBA
7 3 (3.75%) Oracle Developer
7 3 (3.75%) Service Desk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.75%) .NET
1 3 (3.75%) .NET Framework
1 3 (3.75%) HTML
1 3 (3.75%) J2EE
1 3 (3.75%) JavaBeans
1 3 (3.75%) jQuery
1 3 (3.75%) JSP
1 3 (3.75%) Struts
1 3 (3.75%) XML
2 2 (2.50%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (1.25%) ISPF
3 1 (1.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (13.75%) Management Information System
3 6 (7.50%) Data Centre
4 5 (6.25%) Mainframe
5 4 (5.00%) CMDB
5 4 (5.00%) Visualisation
6 3 (3.75%) BBC
6 3 (3.75%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.75%) Digital Media
7 2 (2.50%) NHS
7 2 (2.50%) Virtual Team
8 1 (1.25%) EMC VNX
8 1 (1.25%) iSeries
8 1 (1.25%) Motion Graphics
8 1 (1.25%) Tandem
8 1 (1.25%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.75%) Windows
2 7 (8.75%) Linux
3 5 (6.25%) Unix
4 3 (3.75%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.50%) AIX
5 2 (2.50%) Android
6 1 (1.25%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.25%) CentOS
6 1 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.25%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.25%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.25%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (35.00%) Project Management
2 26 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (27.50%) ITIL
4 15 (18.75%) Agile Project Management
5 13 (16.25%) Coaching
6 12 (15.00%) Scrum
6 12 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (11.25%) Mentoring
7 9 (11.25%) Service Management
7 9 (11.25%) User Stories
8 6 (7.50%) Problem Management
8 6 (7.50%) Web Development
9 5 (6.25%) API Development
9 5 (6.25%) Data Security
9 5 (6.25%) ITIL V3
9 5 (6.25%) Open Source
9 5 (6.25%) PRINCE2
9 5 (6.25%) Workflow
10 4 (5.00%) Configuration Management
10 4 (5.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.25%) JavaScript
1 9 (11.25%) SQL
2 6 (7.50%) Java
3 3 (3.75%) C#
3 3 (3.75%) Delphi
3 3 (3.75%) PHP
3 3 (3.75%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.25%) JCL
4 1 (1.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (3.75%) Degree
2 3 (3.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.50%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.25%) AWS Certification
4 1 (1.25%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.25%) CCNA
4 1 (1.25%) HNC
4 1 (1.25%) MCSE
4 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.75%) SLA
2 1 (1.25%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.25%) Docker
2 1 (1.25%) Time Sharing Option
2 1 (1.25%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.75%) Data Guard
1 3 (3.75%) Oracle Identity Management
1 3 (3.75%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 3 (3.75%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (2.50%) SCOM
3 1 (1.25%) Grafana
3 1 (1.25%) Graphite
3 1 (1.25%) Nagios
3 1 (1.25%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.25%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.25%) Puppet
3 1 (1.25%) SCCM
3 1 (1.25%) vRealize
Vendors
1 10 (12.50%) Oracle
2 4 (5.00%) IBM
2 4 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.00%) VMware
3 3 (3.75%) Arqiva
3 3 (3.75%) BT
3 3 (3.75%) Splunk
4 2 (2.50%) Cisco
5 1 (1.25%) Adobe
5 1 (1.25%) EMC
5 1 (1.25%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.25%) Sage
5 1 (1.25%) Symantec