The table below looks at the statistics for Service Delivery skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 25 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
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Delivery
Rank 53 61 82
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +21
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 74 54 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.85% 2.38% 1.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.76% 3.15% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 18 20
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£400 £382 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.84% +24.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £240 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £648 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Average hourly rate £12.00 £17.50 £19.28
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.42% -9.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £17.50 £17.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.47 £17.50 £20.66
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.60 £16.75 £17.28
% change year-on-year
-18.80% -3.06%
Service Delivery
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1968 1712 1865
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 75.78% 75.45% 73.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1246 1026 927
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 50 69
Average hourly rate £16.00 £20.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.95% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.78 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.40 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-14.96% +1.37%

Service Delivery
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Service Delivery across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Service Delivery Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Service Delivery across the Yorkshire region.

Service Delivery Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Delivery across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 November 2014.

Service Delivery Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Service Delivery
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Service Delivery across the Yorkshire region.

Service Delivery Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Service Delivery
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 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
West Yorkshire +11 59 £425 +21.42% 15
South Yorkshire +2 10 £330 -47.20% 1
North Yorkshire -2 2 £330 - 6
Humberside - - - -
East Yorkshire - - - - 2
Service Delivery
England

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 50 (34.25%) ITIL
2 37 (25.34%) Finance
2 37 (25.34%) Stakeholder Management
3 33 (22.60%) Oracle
4 32 (21.92%) IBM
5 29 (19.86%) Service Management
6 28 (19.18%) Linux
6 28 (19.18%) Analytical Skills
7 27 (18.49%) WebSphere
8 26 (17.81%) Management Information System
9 24 (16.44%) ClearQuest
9 24 (16.44%) Mainframe
9 24 (16.44%) ClearCase
9 24 (16.44%) AIX
9 24 (16.44%) DB2
9 24 (16.44%) WebSphere Message Broker
10 20 (13.70%) Workflow
10 20 (13.70%) Oracle Workflow
10 20 (13.70%) Workflow Management
11 19 (13.01%) Windows
11 19 (13.01%) Microsoft
12 18 (12.33%) Agile Software Development
13 16 (10.96%) Capacity Management
14 15 (10.27%) MS Excel
14 15 (10.27%) SQL Server
15 14 (9.59%) Project Management
15 14 (9.59%) Citrix
15 14 (9.59%) Change Management
15 14 (9.59%) GAP Analysis
15 14 (9.59%) VMware

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 (18.49%) WebSphere
2 20 (13.70%) Oracle Workflow
3 5 (3.42%) Apache
4 4 (2.74%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (2.05%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (2.05%) IBM HTTP Server
5 3 (2.05%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.05%) JBoss
5 3 (2.05%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.37%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.68%) SAS
Applications
1 15 (10.27%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.48%) MS Office
3 1 (0.68%) Stata
3 1 (0.68%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (0.68%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (0.68%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.79%) DNS
1 7 (4.79%) DHCP
2 4 (2.74%) SMTP
2 4 (2.74%) Ethernet
2 4 (2.74%) FTP
2 4 (2.74%) VPN
2 4 (2.74%) SAN
2 4 (2.74%) iSCSI
2 4 (2.74%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (2.05%) RTSP
3 3 (2.05%) HTTP
4 2 (1.37%) Internet
4 2 (1.37%) Firewall
5 1 (0.68%) Intranet
5 1 (0.68%) LAN
5 1 (0.68%) WAN
5 1 (0.68%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (16.44%) DB2
2 15 (10.27%) SQL Server
3 10 (6.85%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (6.16%) MS Access
5 8 (5.48%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (5.48%) Relational Database
6 7 (4.79%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (2.05%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 3 (2.05%) Xcelsius
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.68%) EDMS
8 1 (0.68%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 24 (16.44%) ClearQuest
1 24 (16.44%) ClearCase
2 4 (2.74%) Subversion
2 4 (2.74%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.05%) MSI
4 1 (0.68%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.68%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle APEX
General
1 37 (25.34%) Finance
2 8 (5.48%) Banking
3 5 (3.42%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.74%) Advertising
5 3 (2.05%) German Language
5 3 (2.05%) Local Government
5 3 (2.05%) Legal
6 2 (1.37%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.68%) International Banking
7 1 (0.68%) Marketing
7 1 (0.68%) Retail
7 1 (0.68%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 21 (14.38%) Analyst
2 19 (13.01%) Service Manager
2 19 (13.01%) Delivery Manager
3 18 (12.33%) Developer
4 13 (8.90%) Services Delivery Manager
5 12 (8.22%) WebSphere Developer
5 12 (8.22%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
6 10 (6.85%) Architect
7 9 (6.16%) Capacity Manager
7 9 (6.16%) WebSphere Specialist
8 8 (5.48%) Senior Developer
9 7 (4.79%) Service Analyst
9 7 (4.79%) Project Manager
10 6 (4.11%) Administrator
11 5 (3.42%) Data Analyst
11 5 (3.42%) Senior WebSphere Developer
11 5 (3.42%) Server Administrator
11 5 (3.42%) Business Analyst
12 4 (2.74%) IT Services Manager
13 3 (2.05%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (16.44%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 4 (2.74%) .NET
3 3 (2.05%) Web Services
4 1 (0.68%) Series 60
4 1 (0.68%) LAMP
4 1 (0.68%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (0.68%) Middleware
4 1 (0.68%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.68%) CSS
4 1 (0.68%) J2EE
4 1 (0.68%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (19.18%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (17.81%) Management Information System
3 24 (16.44%) Mainframe
4 13 (8.90%) NHS
5 3 (2.05%) PDA
5 3 (2.05%) FMCG
5 3 (2.05%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.37%) Statistics
7 1 (0.68%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.68%) iSeries
7 1 (0.68%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 28 (19.18%) Linux
2 24 (16.44%) AIX
3 19 (13.01%) Windows
4 8 (5.48%) UNIX
5 5 (3.42%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.37%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (34.25%) ITIL
2 37 (25.34%) Stakeholder Management
3 29 (19.86%) Service Management
4 20 (13.70%) Workflow
4 20 (13.70%) Workflow Management
5 18 (12.33%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (10.96%) Capacity Management
7 14 (9.59%) Project Management
7 14 (9.59%) Change Management
7 14 (9.59%) GAP Analysis
8 12 (8.22%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (8.22%) Problem Management
9 8 (5.48%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (5.48%) Incident Management
10 7 (4.79%) Load Testing
10 7 (4.79%) ETL
11 6 (4.11%) Data Modelling
11 6 (4.11%) PRINCE2
11 6 (4.11%) Configuration Management
11 6 (4.11%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (7.53%) SQL
2 8 (5.48%) Java
3 6 (4.11%) VBA
4 4 (2.74%) Ruby
5 3 (2.05%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.68%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.68%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.68%) C
6 1 (0.68%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (8.22%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (5.48%) MCP
3 6 (4.11%) Degree
4 4 (2.74%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.74%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.68%) IIBA
6 1 (0.68%) CIPD
6 1 (0.68%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.68%) MCSE
6 1 (0.68%) ISEB
6 1 (0.68%) PMP
6 1 (0.68%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.90%) SLA
2 4 (2.74%) QA
3 3 (2.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.05%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.68%) BS25999
System Software
1 8 (5.48%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (4.11%) vSphere
3 5 (3.42%) MetaFrame
4 3 (2.05%) Forefront TMG
4 3 (2.05%) XenApp
4 3 (2.05%) XenDesktop
4 3 (2.05%) VMware ESX
4 3 (2.05%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.68%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (3.42%) SCCM
1 5 (3.42%) SCOM
2 3 (2.05%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.05%) CA SiteMinder
3 2 (1.37%) OpenView
4 1 (0.68%) Puppet
4 1 (0.68%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.68%) OVSD
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 33 (22.60%) Oracle
2 32 (21.92%) IBM
3 19 (13.01%) Microsoft
4 14 (9.59%) Citrix
4 14 (9.59%) VMware
5 7 (4.79%) HP
6 6 (4.11%) Business Objects
7 5 (3.42%) NetApp
8 3 (2.05%) Cognos
8 3 (2.05%) Cisco
9 2 (1.37%) Lotus
9 2 (1.37%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.37%) Infor
10 1 (0.68%) Actimize
10 1 (0.68%) Perforce
10 1 (0.68%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.68%) Genesys
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Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
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Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
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