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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Delivery
Rank 88 47 89
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +42
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 48 71 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.61% 3.07% 1.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.02% 4.05% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 52 18
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£425 £380 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% +19.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £240 £121
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £448 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £348
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £15.39 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+20.68% -17.14%
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
2377 1754 1561
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 79.60% 75.83% 73.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1688 1094 852
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 £275 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 51 64
Average hourly rate £21.53 £15.39 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.90% -59.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £38.20 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.98 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% -12.98%

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 29 July 2015.

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 29 July 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
West Yorkshire -36 40 £425 +11.84% 23
South Yorkshire -7 7 £515 +83.92% 4
North Yorkshire -7 1 - - 5
Service Delivery
England

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 36 (33.64%) ITIL
2 32 (29.91%) Finance
3 29 (27.10%) Project Management
4 23 (21.50%) Service Management
5 22 (20.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 20 (18.69%) Windows
7 15 (14.02%) Oracle
8 12 (11.21%) Linux
8 12 (11.21%) Change Management
8 12 (11.21%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (10.28%) HP
10 10 (9.35%) DNS
10 10 (9.35%) SQL Server
10 10 (9.35%) Firewall
11 9 (8.41%) VMware
11 9 (8.41%) Cisco
11 9 (8.41%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (7.48%) Mentoring
12 8 (7.48%) Microsoft
12 8 (7.48%) SQL
12 8 (7.48%) PRINCE2
12 8 (7.48%) Risk Management
12 8 (7.48%) CheckPoint
13 7 (6.54%) ITSM
13 7 (6.54%) Cisco Certification
13 7 (6.54%) Problem Management
13 7 (6.54%) Matrix Management
13 7 (6.54%) Waterfall
13 7 (6.54%) User Stories
13 7 (6.54%) Coaching

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 5 (4.67%) WebSphere
2 4 (3.74%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.74%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (2.80%) IIS
4 2 (1.87%) JBoss
4 2 (1.87%) Apache
5 1 (0.93%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (3.74%) MS Office
1 4 (3.74%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) BASE24
1 1 (0.93%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.93%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.35%) DNS
1 10 (9.35%) Firewall
2 6 (5.61%) WAN
3 3 (2.80%) LAN
3 3 (2.80%) SAN
3 3 (2.80%) BGP
3 3 (2.80%) EIGRP
3 3 (2.80%) Network Security
4 2 (1.87%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (1.87%) Internet
4 2 (1.87%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (1.87%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (1.87%) Cisco PIX
4 2 (1.87%) DHCP
5 1 (0.93%) SNMP
5 1 (0.93%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.93%) VPN
5 1 (0.93%) VoIP
5 1 (0.93%) SMTP
5 1 (0.93%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.35%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.61%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (4.67%) DB2
4 4 (3.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.80%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (2.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.87%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.87%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.93%) MySQL
7 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (3.74%) ClearCase
1 4 (3.74%) ClearQuest
2 3 (2.80%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.80%) Jenkins
General
1 32 (29.91%) Finance
2 6 (5.61%) Banking
3 4 (3.74%) Retail
4 3 (2.80%) Law
4 3 (2.80%) Legal
5 2 (1.87%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.93%) Back Office
6 1 (0.93%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 26 (24.30%) Delivery Manager
2 21 (19.63%) Service Manager
3 16 (14.95%) Services Delivery Manager
4 11 (10.28%) Project Manager
4 11 (10.28%) Analyst
5 7 (6.54%) IT Services Manager
6 6 (5.61%) Server Engineer
6 6 (5.61%) Network Engineer
7 5 (4.67%) DBA
7 5 (4.67%) Administrator
7 5 (4.67%) SQL Server DBA
7 5 (4.67%) SQL DBA
7 5 (4.67%) IT Services Delivery Manager
8 4 (3.74%) IT Project Manager
8 4 (3.74%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (3.74%) Coordinator
9 3 (2.80%) Architect
9 3 (2.80%) Delivery Project Manager
9 3 (2.80%) Technical Support
9 3 (2.80%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 2 (1.87%) Middleware
2 2 (1.87%) .NET
3 1 (0.93%) CSS
3 1 (0.93%) Web Services
3 1 (0.93%) XML
3 1 (0.93%) OLE
3 1 (0.93%) OLE DB
3 1 (0.93%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.41%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.67%) NHS
2 5 (4.67%) Mainframe
2 5 (4.67%) Management Information System
2 5 (4.67%) Replication
3 4 (3.74%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.87%) Clustering
5 1 (0.93%) Statistics
5 1 (0.93%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.93%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.93%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 20 (18.69%) Windows
2 12 (11.21%) Linux
3 6 (5.61%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (4.67%) AIX
5 3 (2.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.80%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (1.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.87%) UNIX
7 1 (0.93%) Solaris
7 1 (0.93%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.93%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.93%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.93%) zOS
7 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.93%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (33.64%) ITIL
2 29 (27.10%) Project Management
3 23 (21.50%) Service Management
4 22 (20.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (11.21%) Change Management
5 12 (11.21%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (7.48%) PRINCE2
6 8 (7.48%) Risk Management
6 8 (7.48%) Mentoring
7 7 (6.54%) Coaching
7 7 (6.54%) Waterfall
7 7 (6.54%) User Stories
7 7 (6.54%) ITSM
7 7 (6.54%) Problem Management
7 7 (6.54%) Matrix Management
8 6 (5.61%) Incident Management
8 6 (5.61%) Load Balancing
8 6 (5.61%) Software Delivery
9 5 (4.67%) Performance Management
10 4 (3.74%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 8 (7.48%) SQL
2 4 (3.74%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.80%) Java
3 3 (2.80%) T-SQL
3 3 (2.80%) PHP
4 1 (0.93%) VBScript
4 1 (0.93%) ABAP
4 1 (0.93%) Perl
4 1 (0.93%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (6.54%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (5.61%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.61%) CCNP
2 6 (5.61%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (3.74%) CCNA
4 3 (2.80%) MCSE
4 3 (2.80%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.87%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.87%) MCSA
6 1 (0.93%) PMP
6 1 (0.93%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.93%) MCITP
6 1 (0.93%) Degree
6 1 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.93%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.61%) SLA
2 2 (1.87%) QA
3 1 (0.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.93%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 6 (5.61%) Active Directory
1 6 (5.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.80%) Puppet
1 3 (2.80%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (2.80%) Ansible
1 3 (2.80%) Salt
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (0.93%) SCOrch
2 1 (0.93%) SCCM
2 1 (0.93%) SCOM
2 1 (0.93%) SCVMM
2 1 (0.93%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.93%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 15 (14.02%) Oracle
2 11 (10.28%) HP
3 9 (8.41%) Cisco
3 9 (8.41%) VMware
4 8 (7.48%) CheckPoint
4 8 (7.48%) Microsoft
5 6 (5.61%) IBM
5 6 (5.61%) SolarWinds
6 5 (4.67%) F5
6 5 (4.67%) NetApp
7 3 (2.80%) Citrix
7 3 (2.80%) Juniper
7 3 (2.80%) SAP
7 3 (2.80%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.87%) Aruba
8 2 (1.87%) Dell
8 2 (1.87%) ProCurve
9 1 (0.93%) McAfee
9 1 (0.93%) Veritas
9 1 (0.93%) Sun
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £520 - £550 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £500.00 - £750.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fusion Experience
Rate: £710 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Bradford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 23 days ago