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 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Delivery
Rank 55 69 88
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +19
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 74 48 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.09% 2.12% 1.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.98% 2.85% 2.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 25 14
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£398 £351 £386
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.40% -9.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £300 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £585 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £345
% change year-on-year
- +8.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £11.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.00 £13.67 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.18% -31.67%
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
1860 1683 1573
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 77.56% 74.34% 70.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1281 996 775
Average daily rate £375 £340 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £450 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 34 72
Average hourly rate £15.73 £17.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.20 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.07
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -11.49%

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 January 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 January 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 +11 50 £413 +17.68% 29
South Yorkshire +13 21 £325 -7.14% 3
North Yorkshire +1 1 - - 2
Humberside - - - -
East Yorkshire - - - - 1
Service Delivery
England

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 56 (37.33%) ITIL
2 38 (25.33%) Finance
2 38 (25.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 31 (20.67%) Service Management
4 30 (20.00%) Oracle
5 26 (17.33%) Microsoft
6 25 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (16.00%) Windows
8 23 (15.33%) Linux
9 22 (14.67%) Project Management
10 20 (13.33%) IBM
11 17 (11.33%) SLA
11 17 (11.33%) Problem Management
12 16 (10.67%) Java
13 15 (10.00%) PRINCE2
13 15 (10.00%) VMware
14 14 (9.33%) WebSphere
14 14 (9.33%) Citrix
14 14 (9.33%) NHS
14 14 (9.33%) Analytical Skills
15 13 (8.67%) ITIL Certification
15 13 (8.67%) DNS
15 13 (8.67%) Business Intelligence
16 12 (8.00%) MS Excel
16 12 (8.00%) Banking
17 11 (7.33%) Management Information System
17 11 (7.33%) Degree
17 11 (7.33%) Cisco
17 11 (7.33%) Web Services
17 11 (7.33%) DB2

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 14 (9.33%) WebSphere
2 9 (6.00%) Oracle Workflow
3 5 (3.33%) Apache
4 4 (2.67%) MS Exchange
4 4 (2.67%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (2.67%) IBM HTTP Server
5 3 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (2.00%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.00%) JBoss
6 2 (1.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (1.33%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (0.67%) SAS
7 1 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 12 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 9 (6.00%) MS Office
3 4 (2.67%) MS Project
4 1 (0.67%) Stata
4 1 (0.67%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (4.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (1.33%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.67%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.67%) DNS
2 9 (6.00%) Firewall
3 7 (4.67%) HTTP
3 7 (4.67%) WAN
3 7 (4.67%) DHCP
4 6 (4.00%) EIGRP
4 6 (4.00%) BGP
5 5 (3.33%) TCP/IP
6 4 (2.67%) iSCSI
6 4 (2.67%) Fibre Channel
6 4 (2.67%) VPN
6 4 (2.67%) SSL
6 4 (2.67%) Ethernet
6 4 (2.67%) FTP
6 4 (2.67%) SMTP
6 4 (2.67%) SAN
7 3 (2.00%) RTSP
8 1 (0.67%) Intranet
8 1 (0.67%) Internet
8 1 (0.67%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.33%) DB2
2 8 (5.33%) SQL Server
3 6 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.00%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.33%) Oracle ODI
6 2 (1.33%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.33%) MS Access
6 2 (1.33%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.67%) EDMS
7 1 (0.67%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (6.67%) ClearCase
1 10 (6.67%) ClearQuest
2 4 (2.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.67%) Subversion
3 3 (2.00%) MSI
4 2 (1.33%) Hudson
4 2 (1.33%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.67%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.67%) Jenkins
General
1 38 (25.33%) Finance
2 12 (8.00%) Banking
3 4 (2.67%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.00%) Legal
4 3 (2.00%) German Language
5 2 (1.33%) Local Government
5 2 (1.33%) Retail
6 1 (0.67%) Advertising
6 1 (0.67%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.67%) Front Office
6 1 (0.67%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (17.33%) Delivery Manager
2 22 (14.67%) Service Manager
3 20 (13.33%) Services Delivery Manager
4 13 (8.67%) Architect
4 13 (8.67%) Project Manager
5 12 (8.00%) Analyst
6 7 (4.67%) Capacity Manager
6 7 (4.67%) Developer
7 6 (4.00%) Network Engineer
7 6 (4.00%) WebSphere Specialist
7 6 (4.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 6 (4.00%) Cisco Engineer
8 5 (3.33%) Infrastructure Manager
8 5 (3.33%) Server Administrator
8 5 (3.33%) Service Analyst
8 5 (3.33%) Administrator
9 4 (2.67%) Head of Service Delivery
9 4 (2.67%) Designer
9 4 (2.67%) Information Specialist
9 4 (2.67%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (7.33%) Web Services
2 10 (6.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 4 (2.67%) .NET
4 2 (1.33%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (1.33%) HTML
4 2 (1.33%) J2EE
4 2 (1.33%) Middleware
5 1 (0.67%) LAMP
5 1 (0.67%) Ajax
5 1 (0.67%) Java ME
5 1 (0.67%) Java SE
5 1 (0.67%) Java EE
5 1 (0.67%) J2ME
5 1 (0.67%) J2SE
5 1 (0.67%) WSDL
5 1 (0.67%) XML
5 1 (0.67%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.33%) NHS
1 14 (9.33%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (7.33%) Management Information System
3 10 (6.67%) Mainframe
4 7 (4.67%) Open Source
5 3 (2.00%) PDA
5 3 (2.00%) Blackberry
5 3 (2.00%) FMCG
6 2 (1.33%) Statistics
7 1 (0.67%) Economics
7 1 (0.67%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 24 (16.00%) Windows
2 23 (15.33%) Linux
3 10 (6.67%) UNIX
3 10 (6.67%) AIX
4 5 (3.33%) Windows XP
5 3 (2.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (37.33%) ITIL
2 38 (25.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 31 (20.67%) Service Management
4 25 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (14.67%) Project Management
6 17 (11.33%) Problem Management
7 15 (10.00%) PRINCE2
8 13 (8.67%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (6.67%) Change Management
9 10 (6.67%) Capacity Management
10 9 (6.00%) DevOps
10 9 (6.00%) Line Management
10 9 (6.00%) Workflow Management
10 9 (6.00%) Supplier Management
10 9 (6.00%) Workflow
11 8 (5.33%) GAP Analysis
12 7 (4.67%) Risk Management
12 7 (4.67%) Programme Management
12 7 (4.67%) Incident Management
12 7 (4.67%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 16 (10.67%) Java
2 8 (5.33%) C
3 7 (4.67%) PHP
3 7 (4.67%) VB
3 7 (4.67%) Scala
4 5 (3.33%) SQL
5 4 (2.67%) Ruby
6 3 (2.00%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.33%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.67%) C#
8 1 (0.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (8.67%) ITIL Certification
2 11 (7.33%) Degree
3 10 (6.67%) Security Cleared
4 8 (5.33%) MCP
5 6 (4.00%) CCNP
5 6 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (2.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.67%) PMP
9 1 (0.67%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.67%) ISEB
9 1 (0.67%) MCSE
9 1 (0.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (11.33%) SLA
2 2 (1.33%) QA
3 1 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.67%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 8 (5.33%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (4.00%) vSphere
4 5 (3.33%) MetaFrame
5 3 (2.00%) VMware ESX
5 3 (2.00%) ISA Server
5 3 (2.00%) XenApp
5 3 (2.00%) XenDesktop
5 3 (2.00%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (0.67%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (3.33%) SCCM
1 5 (3.33%) SCOM
2 3 (2.00%) CA SiteMinder
2 3 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.67%) OpenView
3 1 (0.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 30 (20.00%) Oracle
2 26 (17.33%) Microsoft
3 20 (13.33%) IBM
4 15 (10.00%) VMware
5 14 (9.33%) Citrix
6 11 (7.33%) Cisco
7 8 (5.33%) HP
8 6 (4.00%) NetApp
9 5 (3.33%) CheckPoint
10 2 (1.33%) Infor
10 2 (1.33%) Cognos
10 2 (1.33%) Lotus
10 2 (1.33%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.33%) Perforce
11 1 (0.67%) Actimize
11 1 (0.67%) Genesys
11 1 (0.67%) Business Objects
11 1 (0.67%) SAP
11 1 (0.67%) Trustwave
11 1 (0.67%) F5
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