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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Delivery
Rank 43 66 70
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +4
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 73 32 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.91% 2.03% 1.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.99% 2.64% 2.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 12 11
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£425 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.34% +12.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £255 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £425 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £358 £345
% change year-on-year
+4.89% +3.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £9.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £17.15 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-21.28% -9.73%
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
1464 1214 1209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 78.33% 76.88% 73.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 989 750 629
Average daily rate £380 £336 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.09% -1.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £450 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 17 39
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.25 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.24% -5.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.70 £12.50 £9.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £25.00 £106.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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
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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 +24 50 £450 +38.46% 15
Bradford -4 8 £350 - 2
Halifax - - - -
Huddersfield - - - -
Wakefield - - - -
Service Delivery
Yorkshire

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 42 (32.06%) ITIL
2 40 (30.53%) Oracle
3 38 (29.01%) Finance
4 37 (28.24%) Linux
5 35 (26.72%) Stakeholder Management
6 31 (23.66%) IBM
7 29 (22.14%) Service Management
8 28 (21.37%) WebSphere
9 27 (20.61%) Analytical Skills
10 25 (19.08%) Management Information System
10 25 (19.08%) DB2
11 24 (18.32%) AIX
11 24 (18.32%) ClearCase
11 24 (18.32%) ClearQuest
11 24 (18.32%) Mainframe
11 24 (18.32%) WebSphere Message Broker
12 23 (17.56%) Agile Software Development
13 20 (15.27%) Workflow Management
13 20 (15.27%) Workflow
13 20 (15.27%) Oracle Workflow
14 16 (12.21%) Project Management
14 16 (12.21%) Microsoft
14 16 (12.21%) Java
14 16 (12.21%) Capacity Management
15 14 (10.69%) Problem Management
15 14 (10.69%) Business Intelligence
15 14 (10.69%) MS Excel
16 13 (9.92%) Windows
17 12 (9.16%) UNIX
17 12 (9.16%) SQL Server

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 28 (21.37%) WebSphere
2 20 (15.27%) Oracle Workflow
3 5 (3.82%) Apache
4 4 (3.05%) IBM HTTP Server
4 4 (3.05%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (2.29%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.29%) JBoss
6 2 (1.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.76%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 14 (10.69%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.58%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.29%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 3 (2.29%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.76%) Agresso
2 1 (0.76%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.76%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.34%) HTTP
2 5 (3.82%) TCP/IP
3 4 (3.05%) iSCSI
3 4 (3.05%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (3.05%) SSL
3 4 (3.05%) VPN
3 4 (3.05%) SMTP
3 4 (3.05%) DHCP
3 4 (3.05%) Ethernet
3 4 (3.05%) FTP
3 4 (3.05%) SAN
3 4 (3.05%) DNS
4 3 (2.29%) RTSP
5 1 (0.76%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (19.08%) DB2
2 12 (9.16%) SQL Server
3 11 (8.40%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (6.11%) Relational Database
5 7 (5.34%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (4.58%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (3.82%) MS Access
8 3 (2.29%) Oracle Database
8 3 (2.29%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (2.29%) Xcelsius
8 3 (2.29%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 3 (2.29%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.53%) Oracle ODI
10 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.76%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 24 (18.32%) ClearCase
1 24 (18.32%) ClearQuest
2 4 (3.05%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.05%) Subversion
3 3 (2.29%) MSI
4 2 (1.53%) Hudson
4 2 (1.53%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.76%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.76%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.76%) Oracle APEX
General
1 38 (29.01%) Finance
2 7 (5.34%) Banking
3 4 (3.05%) Advertising
4 3 (2.29%) Legal
5 2 (1.53%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.76%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.76%) Front Office
6 1 (0.76%) Retail
6 1 (0.76%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (15.27%) Developer
2 16 (12.21%) Delivery Manager
3 12 (9.16%) Service Manager
3 12 (9.16%) WebSphere Developer
3 12 (9.16%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
4 10 (7.63%) Analyst
4 10 (7.63%) Architect
4 10 (7.63%) Services Delivery Manager
5 9 (6.87%) Capacity Manager
5 9 (6.87%) WebSphere Specialist
6 8 (6.11%) Senior Developer
7 7 (5.34%) Project Manager
8 5 (3.82%) Senior WebSphere Developer
9 4 (3.05%) Service Analyst
9 4 (3.05%) Business Analyst
9 4 (3.05%) Solutions Architect
10 3 (2.29%) Software Licensing Manager
10 3 (2.29%) Software Licensing Consultant
10 3 (2.29%) Cloud Engineer
10 3 (2.29%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (18.32%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 11 (8.40%) Web Services
3 4 (3.05%) .NET
4 3 (2.29%) Middleware
5 2 (1.53%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (1.53%) HTML
5 2 (1.53%) J2EE
6 1 (0.76%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (0.76%) LAMP
6 1 (0.76%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.76%) CSS
6 1 (0.76%) J2ME
6 1 (0.76%) J2SE
6 1 (0.76%) XML
6 1 (0.76%) WSDL
6 1 (0.76%) Ajax
6 1 (0.76%) Java ME
6 1 (0.76%) Java SE
6 1 (0.76%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 27 (20.61%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (19.08%) Management Information System
3 24 (18.32%) Mainframe
4 7 (5.34%) Open Source
5 6 (4.58%) NHS
6 3 (2.29%) PDA
7 1 (0.76%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 37 (28.24%) Linux
2 24 (18.32%) AIX
3 13 (9.92%) Windows
4 12 (9.16%) UNIX
5 2 (1.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (32.06%) ITIL
2 35 (26.72%) Stakeholder Management
3 29 (22.14%) Service Management
4 23 (17.56%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (15.27%) Workflow Management
5 20 (15.27%) Workflow
6 16 (12.21%) Project Management
6 16 (12.21%) Capacity Management
7 14 (10.69%) Problem Management
7 14 (10.69%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (8.40%) PRINCE2
9 9 (6.87%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (6.87%) ETL
9 9 (6.87%) DevOps
10 8 (6.11%) GAP Analysis
10 8 (6.11%) Configuration Management
11 7 (5.34%) Risk Management
11 7 (5.34%) Change Management
11 7 (5.34%) Supplier Management
11 7 (5.34%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (12.21%) Java
2 9 (6.87%) SQL
3 8 (6.11%) C
4 7 (5.34%) VB
4 7 (5.34%) PHP
4 7 (5.34%) Scala
5 5 (3.82%) VBA
6 4 (3.05%) Ruby
7 3 (2.29%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.53%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.76%) C#
9 1 (0.76%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (5.34%) ITIL Certification
1 7 (5.34%) Degree
1 7 (5.34%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (2.29%) MCP
2 3 (2.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (0.76%) ISEB
3 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.76%) PMP
3 1 (0.76%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.29%) SLA
2 2 (1.53%) QA
3 1 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.76%) BS25999
System Software
1 5 (3.82%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.29%) VMware ESX
2 3 (2.29%) vSphere
2 3 (2.29%) XenDesktop
2 3 (2.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.76%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.76%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.76%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (2.29%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (2.29%) CA SiteMinder
2 2 (1.53%) OpenView
3 1 (0.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.76%) OVSD
3 1 (0.76%) Puppet
3 1 (0.76%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 40 (30.53%) Oracle
2 31 (23.66%) IBM
3 16 (12.21%) Microsoft
4 9 (6.87%) VMware
4 9 (6.87%) Citrix
5 5 (3.82%) Business Objects
5 5 (3.82%) HP
6 3 (2.29%) Perforce
7 2 (1.53%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.76%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.76%) Cisco
8 1 (0.76%) Genesys
8 1 (0.76%) Actimize
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Rate: £400.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
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Rate: £400.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 17 days ago
Bradford
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
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Rate: £450 - 500 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Bradford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
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Rate: £competitive market rates - negotiable
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