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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Delivery over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Delivery
Rank 74 87 55
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -32
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 73 61 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.47% 1.93% 3.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.98% 2.39% 3.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 44 53
Median daily rate £425 £480 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.45% +12.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £146 £250 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £629 £648 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 3
Median hourly rate £12.25 £14.00 £15.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -9.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.50 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+34.28% +16.66%
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
2450 2547 1838
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 82.99% 80.47% 77.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1604 1786 1145
Median daily rate £420 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 73 55
Median hourly rate £14.87 £15.39 £15.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.41% +0.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £10.38 £10.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £38.80 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +26.21%

Service Delivery
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 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 31 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Delivery within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
West Yorkshire 0 47 £425 -12.37% 15
North Yorkshire +10 12 £380 - 3
South Yorkshire -7 9 £425 -4.49% 1
East Yorkshire - 1 £150 - 1
Service Delivery
England

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Service Delivery.

1 39 (31.97%) Project Management
2 38 (31.15%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (27.87%) ITIL
4 29 (23.77%) Finance
5 21 (17.21%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (13.93%) Agile Project Management
6 17 (13.93%) Stakeholder Management
7 16 (13.11%) Coaching
8 15 (12.30%) Oracle
9 14 (11.48%) SQL
9 14 (11.48%) PRINCE2
9 14 (11.48%) Windows
9 14 (11.48%) Service Management
9 14 (11.48%) Management Information System
10 12 (9.84%) Scrum
10 12 (9.84%) JavaScript
11 11 (9.02%) Data Centre
11 11 (9.02%) Mentoring
12 10 (8.20%) Unix
12 10 (8.20%) CRM
12 10 (8.20%) SLA
12 10 (8.20%) Microsoft
12 10 (8.20%) ITIL Certification
12 10 (8.20%) Open Source
13 9 (7.38%) Data Warehouse
13 9 (7.38%) User Stories
14 8 (6.56%) Java
14 8 (6.56%) .NET
14 8 (6.56%) Hadoop
14 8 (6.56%) Web Development

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in 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 (4.10%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.28%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (3.28%) SAS
3 3 (2.46%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.64%) Apache
4 2 (1.64%) IIS
4 2 (1.64%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (4.10%) MS Office
2 4 (3.28%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.64%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.82%) MS Project
4 1 (0.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (5.74%) Changepoint
2 4 (3.28%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.82%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.82%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.82%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.82%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.92%) Office 365
2 2 (1.64%) IaaS
3 1 (0.82%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.92%) Network Security
2 3 (2.46%) Internet
3 2 (1.64%) FTP
3 2 (1.64%) SAN
4 1 (0.82%) Intranet
4 1 (0.82%) LAN
4 1 (0.82%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.38%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (6.56%) Hadoop
3 7 (5.74%) SQL Server
4 6 (4.92%) DB2
5 5 (4.10%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (4.10%) NoSQL
5 5 (4.10%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.46%) Apache Hive
6 3 (2.46%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (2.46%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.46%) HBase
6 3 (2.46%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.46%) MS Access
6 3 (2.46%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (2.46%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.64%) Big Data
7 2 (1.64%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (1.64%) Pentaho
7 2 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (5.74%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.46%) ERwin
3 1 (0.82%) ClearCase
3 1 (0.82%) ClearQuest
3 1 (0.82%) Selenium
General
1 29 (23.77%) Finance
2 7 (5.74%) Billing
3 6 (4.92%) Banking
4 5 (4.10%) Games
4 5 (4.10%) Legal
5 3 (2.46%) Law
6 2 (1.64%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.82%) Local Government
7 1 (0.82%) Marketing
7 1 (0.82%) Retail
7 1 (0.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (17.21%) Service Manager
2 12 (9.84%) Delivery Manager
2 12 (9.84%) Services Delivery Manager
3 11 (9.02%) Architect
4 10 (8.20%) Scrum Master
5 8 (6.56%) Analyst
5 8 (6.56%) Developer
5 8 (6.56%) Project Manager
6 7 (5.74%) Coordinator
6 7 (5.74%) Infrastructure Manager
6 7 (5.74%) Product Manager
6 7 (5.74%) Project Coordinator
7 6 (4.92%) Senior User Researcher
7 6 (4.92%) Service Transition Manager
7 6 (4.92%) Transition Manager
7 6 (4.92%) User Researcher
8 5 (4.10%) 1st Line Support
8 5 (4.10%) DBA
8 5 (4.10%) Senior User Experience Researcher
8 5 (4.10%) User Experience Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.56%) .NET
2 4 (3.28%) .NET Framework
3 3 (2.46%) HTML
3 3 (2.46%) jQuery
3 3 (2.46%) XML
4 2 (1.64%) J2EE
4 2 (1.64%) JavaBeans
4 2 (1.64%) JSP
4 2 (1.64%) Struts
5 1 (0.82%) IBM Integration Bus
5 1 (0.82%) ISPF
5 1 (0.82%) Middleware
5 1 (0.82%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 21 (17.21%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (11.48%) Management Information System
3 11 (9.02%) Data Centre
4 6 (4.92%) User Experience
4 6 (4.92%) Visualisation
5 5 (4.10%) Digital Media
5 5 (4.10%) Statistics
6 4 (3.28%) CMDB
6 4 (3.28%) Mainframe
6 4 (3.28%) Social Network
7 3 (2.46%) BBC
7 3 (2.46%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.46%) VCE vBlock
7 3 (2.46%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.64%) Data Integration
8 2 (1.64%) NHS
9 1 (0.82%) Freedom of Information
9 1 (0.82%) iSeries
9 1 (0.82%) Mobile Computing
9 1 (0.82%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 14 (11.48%) Windows
2 10 (8.20%) Unix
3 7 (5.74%) Linux
4 2 (1.64%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.64%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.82%) AIX
5 1 (0.82%) Android
5 1 (0.82%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.82%) CentOS
5 1 (0.82%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.82%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.82%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (31.97%) Project Management
2 38 (31.15%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (27.87%) ITIL
4 17 (13.93%) Agile Project Management
4 17 (13.93%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (13.11%) Coaching
6 14 (11.48%) PRINCE2
6 14 (11.48%) Service Management
7 12 (9.84%) Scrum
8 11 (9.02%) Mentoring
9 10 (8.20%) CRM
9 10 (8.20%) Open Source
10 9 (7.38%) User Stories
11 8 (6.56%) Web Development
12 7 (5.74%) API Development
12 7 (5.74%) Data Security
13 6 (4.92%) ERP
13 6 (4.92%) Guerrilla Testing
13 6 (4.92%) Prototyping
13 6 (4.92%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 14 (11.48%) SQL
2 12 (9.84%) JavaScript
3 8 (6.56%) Java
4 5 (4.10%) PHP
4 5 (4.10%) PL/SQL
5 4 (3.28%) Python
6 3 (2.46%) C#
6 3 (2.46%) Delphi
6 3 (2.46%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.64%) C++
8 1 (0.82%) C
8 1 (0.82%) JCL
8 1 (0.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (8.20%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (5.74%) Degree
3 3 (2.46%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (2.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (2.46%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.64%) CCNA
4 2 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.64%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.82%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.20%) SLA
2 1 (0.82%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.82%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.28%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.82%) Time Sharing Option
2 1 (0.82%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (4.10%) Data Guard
1 5 (4.10%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (1.64%) Grafana
2 2 (1.64%) Graphite
2 2 (1.64%) Nagios
2 2 (1.64%) Oracle Identity Management
2 2 (1.64%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (0.82%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.82%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.82%) SCCM
3 1 (0.82%) SCOM
3 1 (0.82%) vRealize
Vendors
1 15 (12.30%) Oracle
2 10 (8.20%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.10%) VMware
4 4 (3.28%) BT
4 4 (3.28%) IBM
5 3 (2.46%) Arqiva
5 3 (2.46%) CA
5 3 (2.46%) Informatica
5 3 (2.46%) Splunk
6 2 (1.64%) Tableau
7 1 (0.82%) Cisco
7 1 (0.82%) Citrix
7 1 (0.82%) EMC
7 1 (0.82%) IBM Sterling
7 1 (0.82%) Sage
7 1 (0.82%) Symantec