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 1 May 2015 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Delivery
Rank 75 68 64
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -4
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 43 39 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.15% 2.22% 1.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.58% 2.86% 2.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 19 11
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£388 £320 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.09% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £430 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £353 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.09% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £12.49 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+60.12% -16.73%
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
1669 1366 964
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 83.58% 77.75% 73.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1087 944 518
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £235 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 18 27
Average hourly rate £17.88 £19.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.92% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.45 £15.05 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £110.00 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-0.81% -3.90%

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 1 May 2015.

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 1 May 2015. 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 -21 12 £406 +25.96% 17
Bradford -20 9 £320 +21.90% 2
Halifax -1 6 £275 -35.29% 2
Pudsey - 1 - -
Wakefield - 1 - -
Service Delivery
Yorkshire

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 48 (51.61%) ITIL
2 36 (38.71%) Finance
3 25 (26.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 24 (25.81%) Oracle
5 20 (21.51%) Project Management
6 17 (18.28%) Service Management
6 17 (18.28%) Windows
7 13 (13.98%) Linux
7 13 (13.98%) Java
7 13 (13.98%) Microsoft
8 12 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (11.83%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (10.75%) Degree
10 10 (10.75%) Problem Management
10 10 (10.75%) PRINCE2
11 9 (9.68%) Change Management
11 9 (9.68%) Line Management
12 8 (8.60%) VMware
12 8 (8.60%) Web Services
12 8 (8.60%) Oracle Reports
12 8 (8.60%) MS Excel
12 8 (8.60%) C
12 8 (8.60%) PHP
12 8 (8.60%) SQL Server
13 7 (7.53%) VB
13 7 (7.53%) UNIX
13 7 (7.53%) SLA
13 7 (7.53%) Risk Management
13 7 (7.53%) Scala
13 7 (7.53%) Open Source

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 6 (6.45%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (2.15%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (2.15%) Apache
4 1 (1.08%) IIS
4 1 (1.08%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.08%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 8 (8.60%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (7.53%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (2.15%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.08%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.45%) TCP/IP
2 5 (5.38%) DNS
2 5 (5.38%) SAN
3 4 (4.30%) HTTP
3 4 (4.30%) SSL
4 3 (3.23%) SMTP
4 3 (3.23%) DHCP
5 2 (2.15%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (2.15%) iSCSI
5 2 (2.15%) Ethernet
5 2 (2.15%) FTP
5 2 (2.15%) VPN
6 1 (1.08%) VoIP
6 1 (1.08%) Firewall
6 1 (1.08%) OpenVPN
6 1 (1.08%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.60%) Oracle Reports
1 8 (8.60%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.45%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (4.30%) Oracle Database
4 3 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.23%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.15%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (2.15%) DB2
6 1 (1.08%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Hudson
1 2 (2.15%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.08%) ClearCase
2 1 (1.08%) ClearQuest
2 1 (1.08%) MSI
2 1 (1.08%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.08%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.08%) Subversion
General
1 36 (38.71%) Finance
2 7 (7.53%) Banking
3 5 (5.38%) Retail
4 4 (4.30%) Legal
5 2 (2.15%) Law
6 1 (1.08%) Front Office
6 1 (1.08%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (17.20%) Service Manager
2 12 (12.90%) Services Delivery Manager
2 12 (12.90%) Delivery Manager
3 8 (8.60%) Architect
3 8 (8.60%) Project Manager
4 7 (7.53%) Analyst
4 7 (7.53%) Head of Service Delivery
5 5 (5.38%) Coordinator
5 5 (5.38%) DBA
5 5 (5.38%) Head of Technology
5 5 (5.38%) SQL DBA
5 5 (5.38%) Infrastructure Manager
5 5 (5.38%) SQL Server DBA
6 4 (4.30%) IT Services Manager
6 4 (4.30%) Information Specialist
6 4 (4.30%) Software Manager
6 4 (4.30%) Support Engineer
6 4 (4.30%) AWS Architect
7 3 (3.23%) Service Analyst
7 3 (3.23%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.60%) Web Services
2 4 (4.30%) .NET
3 2 (2.15%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (2.15%) Middleware
3 2 (2.15%) HTML
4 1 (1.08%) CSS
4 1 (1.08%) J2EE
4 1 (1.08%) XML
4 1 (1.08%) J2ME
4 1 (1.08%) J2SE
4 1 (1.08%) WSDL
4 1 (1.08%) LAMP
4 1 (1.08%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 1 (1.08%) Java ME
4 1 (1.08%) Java SE
4 1 (1.08%) Java EE
4 1 (1.08%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.53%) Open Source
1 7 (7.53%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.45%) NHS
3 5 (5.38%) Replication
3 5 (5.38%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.15%) PDA
5 1 (1.08%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.08%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 17 (18.28%) Windows
2 13 (13.98%) Linux
3 7 (7.53%) UNIX
4 3 (3.23%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (2.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.15%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.08%) AIX
6 1 (1.08%) Solaris
6 1 (1.08%) zOS
6 1 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.08%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (51.61%) ITIL
2 25 (26.88%) Stakeholder Management
3 20 (21.51%) Project Management
4 17 (18.28%) Service Management
5 12 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (11.83%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (10.75%) Problem Management
7 10 (10.75%) PRINCE2
8 9 (9.68%) Change Management
8 9 (9.68%) Line Management
9 7 (7.53%) Risk Management
9 7 (7.53%) Procure-to-pay
10 6 (6.45%) DevOps
10 6 (6.45%) Supplier Management
10 6 (6.45%) Release Management
11 5 (5.38%) Risk Assessment
11 5 (5.38%) Software Deployment
11 5 (5.38%) Information Governance
11 5 (5.38%) Programme Management
12 4 (4.30%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (13.98%) Java
2 8 (8.60%) C
2 8 (8.60%) PHP
3 7 (7.53%) VB
3 7 (7.53%) Scala
4 6 (6.45%) SQL
5 3 (3.23%) T-SQL
5 3 (3.23%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.08%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.08%) Perl
6 1 (1.08%) ABAP
6 1 (1.08%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (10.75%) Degree
2 5 (5.38%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (2.15%) MCP
5 1 (1.08%) MCSE
5 1 (1.08%) ISEB
5 1 (1.08%) CCNA
5 1 (1.08%) PMP
5 1 (1.08%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.08%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.08%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.53%) SLA
2 1 (1.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.08%) QA
System Software
1 5 (5.38%) Active Directory
1 5 (5.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.08%) iptables
2 1 (1.08%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.08%) XenDesktop
2 1 (1.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.08%) OpenView
1 1 (1.08%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (1.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (25.81%) Oracle
2 13 (13.98%) Microsoft
3 8 (8.60%) VMware
4 4 (4.30%) IBM
4 4 (4.30%) Citrix
4 4 (4.30%) HP
5 2 (2.15%) Perforce
5 2 (2.15%) Dell
5 2 (2.15%) SAP
6 1 (1.08%) Cisco
6 1 (1.08%) Sun
6 1 (1.08%) Veritas
6 1 (1.08%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.08%) McAfee
6 1 (1.08%) Trustwave
Halifax, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Market Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £420 per day 3 months initially
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £250 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago