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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Delivery
Rank 40 60 59
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -1
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 67 38 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.71% 2.44% 2.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.80% 3.13% 2.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 10 17
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£425 £338 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.92% +5.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £247 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £534 £403 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £372 £338
% change year-on-year
+0.91% +10.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £9.50 £17.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.71% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £16.16 £17.78
% change year-on-year
-13.36% -9.11%
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
1395 1213 1247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 77.33% 77.91% 74.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 904 735 659
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 18 33
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.88 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £25.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -7.56%

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 28 November 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 28 November 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 +6 46 £440 +35.38% 17
Bradford -6 6 £350 - 2
Halifax +5 3 £425 +11.84%
Huddersfield - - - -
Wakefield - - - -
Service Delivery
Yorkshire

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 39 (32.50%) ITIL
2 36 (30.00%) Linux
3 34 (28.33%) Finance
4 33 (27.50%) Oracle
5 31 (25.83%) Stakeholder Management
6 30 (25.00%) Service Management
7 29 (24.17%) IBM
8 27 (22.50%) WebSphere
8 27 (22.50%) Analytical Skills
9 25 (20.83%) Management Information System
10 24 (20.00%) ClearQuest
10 24 (20.00%) Mainframe
10 24 (20.00%) AIX
10 24 (20.00%) DB2
10 24 (20.00%) ClearCase
10 24 (20.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
11 22 (18.33%) Agile Software Development
12 20 (16.67%) Workflow Management
12 20 (16.67%) Workflow
12 20 (16.67%) Oracle Workflow
13 16 (13.33%) Capacity Management
14 15 (12.50%) Java
15 13 (10.83%) Project Management
16 12 (10.00%) Windows
16 12 (10.00%) Microsoft
16 12 (10.00%) Problem Management
17 11 (9.17%) Business Intelligence
17 11 (9.17%) SQL Server
18 10 (8.33%) MS Excel
19 9 (7.50%) VMware

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 27 (22.50%) WebSphere
2 20 (16.67%) Oracle Workflow
3 5 (4.17%) Apache
4 4 (3.33%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (2.50%) IBM HTTP Server
5 3 (2.50%) JBoss
5 3 (2.50%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 10 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.83%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (0.83%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (0.83%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.83%) HTTP
2 5 (4.17%) TCP/IP
3 4 (3.33%) iSCSI
3 4 (3.33%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (3.33%) SAN
3 4 (3.33%) VPN
3 4 (3.33%) DNS
3 4 (3.33%) SMTP
3 4 (3.33%) DHCP
3 4 (3.33%) Ethernet
3 4 (3.33%) FTP
3 4 (3.33%) SSL
4 3 (2.50%) RTSP
5 1 (0.83%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (20.00%) DB2
2 11 (9.17%) SQL Server
3 8 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 8 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (5.83%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (4.17%) MS Access
7 3 (2.50%) Xcelsius
7 3 (2.50%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.83%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.83%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 24 (20.00%) ClearQuest
1 24 (20.00%) ClearCase
2 4 (3.33%) Subversion
2 4 (3.33%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.50%) MSI
4 1 (0.83%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.83%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.83%) Oracle APEX
General
1 34 (28.33%) Finance
2 6 (5.00%) Banking
3 4 (3.33%) Advertising
4 3 (2.50%) Legal
5 2 (1.67%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.83%) Front Office
6 1 (0.83%) Retail
6 1 (0.83%) Local Government
6 1 (0.83%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (15.00%) Developer
2 14 (11.67%) Delivery Manager
3 12 (10.00%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
3 12 (10.00%) WebSphere Developer
4 10 (8.33%) Analyst
4 10 (8.33%) Architect
4 10 (8.33%) Service Manager
5 9 (7.50%) Capacity Manager
5 9 (7.50%) WebSphere Specialist
6 8 (6.67%) Services Delivery Manager
6 8 (6.67%) Senior Developer
7 6 (5.00%) Project Manager
8 5 (4.17%) Senior WebSphere Developer
9 4 (3.33%) Business Analyst
9 4 (3.33%) Service Analyst
10 3 (2.50%) Solutions Designer
10 3 (2.50%) Solutions Architect
10 3 (2.50%) Operations Manager
10 3 (2.50%) SOA Designer
10 3 (2.50%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (20.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 9 (7.50%) Web Services
3 4 (3.33%) .NET
4 1 (0.83%) Middleware
4 1 (0.83%) LAMP
4 1 (0.83%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (0.83%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.83%) CSS
4 1 (0.83%) J2EE
4 1 (0.83%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (22.50%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (20.83%) Management Information System
3 24 (20.00%) Mainframe
4 7 (5.83%) Open Source
5 3 (2.50%) NHS
5 3 (2.50%) PDA
6 1 (0.83%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 36 (30.00%) Linux
2 24 (20.00%) AIX
3 12 (10.00%) Windows
4 9 (7.50%) UNIX
5 2 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.83%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (32.50%) ITIL
2 31 (25.83%) Stakeholder Management
3 30 (25.00%) Service Management
4 22 (18.33%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (16.67%) Workflow Management
5 20 (16.67%) Workflow
6 16 (13.33%) Capacity Management
7 13 (10.83%) Project Management
8 12 (10.00%) Problem Management
9 11 (9.17%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (7.50%) DevOps
11 8 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
11 8 (6.67%) GAP Analysis
12 7 (5.83%) Change Management
12 7 (5.83%) Risk Management
12 7 (5.83%) ETL
12 7 (5.83%) Load Testing
12 7 (5.83%) Supplier Management
13 6 (5.00%) Incident Management
13 6 (5.00%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (12.50%) Java
2 8 (6.67%) C
2 8 (6.67%) SQL
3 7 (5.83%) VB
3 7 (5.83%) PHP
3 7 (5.83%) Scala
4 5 (4.17%) VBA
5 4 (3.33%) Ruby
6 3 (2.50%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.83%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.83%) C#
7 1 (0.83%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (5.83%) ITIL Certification
1 7 (5.83%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (2.50%) MCP
2 3 (2.50%) Degree
3 1 (0.83%) ISEB
3 1 (0.83%) PMP
3 1 (0.83%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.50%) SLA
2 2 (1.67%) QA
3 1 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.83%) BS25999
System Software
1 5 (4.17%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.50%) VMware ESX
2 3 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.50%) XenDesktop
2 3 (2.50%) vSphere
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.83%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (2.50%) CA SiteMinder
1 3 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.67%) OpenView
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.83%) Puppet
3 1 (0.83%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.83%) OVSD
Vendors
1 33 (27.50%) Oracle
2 29 (24.17%) IBM
3 12 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (7.50%) VMware
4 9 (7.50%) Citrix
5 5 (4.17%) Business Objects
6 4 (3.33%) HP
7 2 (1.67%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.83%) Perforce
8 1 (0.83%) Genesys
8 1 (0.83%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.83%) Actimize
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