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 18 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Delivery
Rank 48 71 76
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +5
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 94 45 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.55% 1.99% 1.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.63% 2.68% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 20 15
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£401 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.92% +25.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £291 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £633 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £345
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £10.75 - £19.28
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.75 - £17.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 - £20.66
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £17.15 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-21.28% -9.73%
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
2030 1681 1723
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 76.57% 74.45% 72.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1335 1019 859
Average daily rate £375 £338 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 50 69
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.25 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.24% -17.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £10.46 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £35.00 £40.00
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 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 18 December 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 18 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
West Yorkshire +25 74 £425 +21.34% 14
South Yorkshire +6 14 £306 -37.21% 1
North Yorkshire -6 2 £330 - 1
Humberside - - - -
East Yorkshire - - - - 1
Service Delivery
England

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 56 (33.73%) ITIL
2 42 (25.30%) Stakeholder Management
3 41 (24.70%) Finance
4 40 (24.10%) Oracle
5 37 (22.29%) Linux
6 35 (21.08%) Service Management
7 34 (20.48%) IBM
8 28 (16.87%) WebSphere
8 28 (16.87%) Analytical Skills
9 25 (15.06%) Management Information System
9 25 (15.06%) DB2
10 24 (14.46%) AIX
10 24 (14.46%) ClearCase
10 24 (14.46%) ClearQuest
10 24 (14.46%) Mainframe
10 24 (14.46%) Agile Software Development
10 24 (14.46%) WebSphere Message Broker
11 22 (13.25%) Microsoft
12 20 (12.05%) Windows
12 20 (12.05%) Oracle Workflow
12 20 (12.05%) Workflow
12 20 (12.05%) Workflow Management
13 19 (11.45%) Project Management
14 17 (10.24%) MS Excel
15 16 (9.64%) Java
15 16 (9.64%) NHS
15 16 (9.64%) Capacity Management
16 15 (9.04%) ITIL Certification
16 15 (9.04%) PRINCE2
16 15 (9.04%) Business Intelligence

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 28 (16.87%) WebSphere
2 20 (12.05%) Oracle Workflow
3 5 (3.01%) Apache
4 4 (2.41%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (2.41%) IBM HTTP Server
5 3 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (1.81%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.81%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.81%) JBoss
6 2 (1.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (1.20%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (0.60%) SAS
7 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 17 (10.24%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.42%) MS Office
3 1 (0.60%) Stata
3 1 (0.60%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.81%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.20%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.60%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.60%) Agresso
3 1 (0.60%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.63%) DNS
2 7 (4.22%) DHCP
2 7 (4.22%) HTTP
3 6 (3.61%) Firewall
4 5 (3.01%) TCP/IP
4 5 (3.01%) WAN
5 4 (2.41%) iSCSI
5 4 (2.41%) Fibre Channel
5 4 (2.41%) SMTP
5 4 (2.41%) Ethernet
5 4 (2.41%) FTP
5 4 (2.41%) VPN
5 4 (2.41%) SSL
5 4 (2.41%) SAN
5 4 (2.41%) BGP
5 4 (2.41%) EIGRP
6 3 (1.81%) RTSP
7 1 (0.60%) Intranet
7 1 (0.60%) Internet
7 1 (0.60%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (15.06%) DB2
2 14 (8.43%) SQL Server
3 11 (6.63%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (4.82%) Relational Database
4 8 (4.82%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (4.22%) MS Access
5 7 (4.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.81%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (1.81%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.81%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 3 (1.81%) Xcelsius
7 2 (1.20%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.60%) EDMS
8 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.60%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.60%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 24 (14.46%) ClearCase
1 24 (14.46%) ClearQuest
2 4 (2.41%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.41%) Subversion
3 3 (1.81%) MSI
4 2 (1.20%) Hudson
4 2 (1.20%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.60%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.60%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.60%) Cucumber
General
1 41 (24.70%) Finance
2 12 (7.23%) Banking
3 5 (3.01%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.41%) Advertising
5 3 (1.81%) Legal
5 3 (1.81%) German Language
6 2 (1.20%) Local Government
6 2 (1.20%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.60%) Retail
7 1 (0.60%) Front Office
7 1 (0.60%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (13.86%) Delivery Manager
2 22 (13.25%) Service Manager
3 20 (12.05%) Developer
4 17 (10.24%) Analyst
4 17 (10.24%) Services Delivery Manager
5 12 (7.23%) WebSphere Developer
5 12 (7.23%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
6 10 (6.02%) Architect
7 9 (5.42%) Capacity Manager
7 9 (5.42%) WebSphere Specialist
8 8 (4.82%) Project Manager
8 8 (4.82%) Senior Developer
9 6 (3.61%) Administrator
10 5 (3.01%) Server Administrator
10 5 (3.01%) Senior WebSphere Developer
10 5 (3.01%) Service Analyst
10 5 (3.01%) Business Analyst
11 4 (2.41%) Service Transition Manager
11 4 (2.41%) Solutions Architect
11 4 (2.41%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (14.46%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 11 (6.63%) Web Services
3 4 (2.41%) .NET
4 3 (1.81%) Middleware
5 2 (1.20%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (1.20%) J2EE
5 2 (1.20%) HTML
6 1 (0.60%) Series 60
6 1 (0.60%) LAMP
6 1 (0.60%) Ajax
6 1 (0.60%) Java ME
6 1 (0.60%) Java SE
6 1 (0.60%) Java EE
6 1 (0.60%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (0.60%) WSDL
6 1 (0.60%) J2ME
6 1 (0.60%) J2SE
6 1 (0.60%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.60%) CSS
6 1 (0.60%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (16.87%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (15.06%) Management Information System
3 24 (14.46%) Mainframe
4 16 (9.64%) NHS
5 7 (4.22%) Open Source
6 3 (1.81%) PDA
6 3 (1.81%) Blackberry
6 3 (1.81%) FMCG
7 2 (1.20%) Statistics
8 1 (0.60%) Economics
8 1 (0.60%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 37 (22.29%) Linux
2 24 (14.46%) AIX
3 20 (12.05%) Windows
4 12 (7.23%) UNIX
5 5 (3.01%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.20%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (33.73%) ITIL
2 42 (25.30%) Stakeholder Management
3 35 (21.08%) Service Management
4 24 (14.46%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (12.05%) Workflow
5 20 (12.05%) Workflow Management
6 19 (11.45%) Project Management
7 16 (9.64%) Capacity Management
8 15 (9.04%) PRINCE2
8 15 (9.04%) Business Intelligence
9 13 (7.83%) Change Management
9 13 (7.83%) Problem Management
10 10 (6.02%) GAP Analysis
11 9 (5.42%) Disaster Recovery
11 9 (5.42%) ETL
11 9 (5.42%) DevOps
12 8 (4.82%) Configuration Management
12 8 (4.82%) Programme Management
12 8 (4.82%) Supplier Management
13 7 (4.22%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (9.64%) Java
2 11 (6.63%) SQL
3 8 (4.82%) C
4 7 (4.22%) VB
4 7 (4.22%) PHP
4 7 (4.22%) Scala
5 6 (3.61%) VBA
6 4 (2.41%) Ruby
7 3 (1.81%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.20%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.60%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.60%) C#
Qualifications
1 15 (9.04%) ITIL Certification
2 10 (6.02%) Degree
3 9 (5.42%) Security Cleared
4 8 (4.82%) MCP
5 4 (2.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 4 (2.41%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (2.41%) CCNP
6 3 (1.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.60%) CIPD
8 1 (0.60%) PMP
8 1 (0.60%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.60%) ISEB
8 1 (0.60%) MCSE
8 1 (0.60%) IIBA
8 1 (0.60%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.43%) SLA
2 3 (1.81%) QA
2 3 (1.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.81%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.60%) BS25999
System Software
1 8 (4.82%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.61%) vSphere
2 6 (3.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.01%) MetaFrame
4 3 (1.81%) VMware ESX
4 3 (1.81%) ISA Server
4 3 (1.81%) Forefront TMG
4 3 (1.81%) XenApp
4 3 (1.81%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.60%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.60%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.60%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (3.01%) SCCM
1 5 (3.01%) SCOM
2 3 (1.81%) CA SiteMinder
2 3 (1.81%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.20%) OpenView
4 1 (0.60%) OVSD
4 1 (0.60%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.60%) Puppet
4 1 (0.60%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 40 (24.10%) Oracle
2 34 (20.48%) IBM
3 22 (13.25%) Microsoft
4 14 (8.43%) Citrix
4 14 (8.43%) VMware
5 8 (4.82%) Cisco
5 8 (4.82%) HP
6 6 (3.61%) Business Objects
7 5 (3.01%) NetApp
8 3 (1.81%) Perforce
8 3 (1.81%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.20%) Infor
9 2 (1.20%) Cognos
9 2 (1.20%) Lotus
9 2 (1.20%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.60%) Actimize
10 1 (0.60%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.60%) Genesys
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