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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Delivery
Rank 84 76 74
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 59 49 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.03% 1.93% 1.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.54% 2.63% 2.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 24 22
Average daily rate
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£380 £323 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.82% -7.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £198 £131
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £353 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.92% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £10.85 £15.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.03% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £12.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+36.00% -19.35%
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
2327 1866 1483
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 80.13% 73.49% 71.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1523 1215 779
Average daily rate £375 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £459 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 41 56
Average hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.15 £10.00 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £86.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -9 41 £388 +21.09% 21
South Yorkshire +3 14 £288 -57.40% 4
North Yorkshire +1 4 £363 -13.69% 2
Service Delivery
England

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 63 (45.99%) ITIL
2 36 (26.28%) Finance
3 34 (24.82%) Stakeholder Management
4 29 (21.17%) Windows
5 28 (20.44%) Project Management
6 25 (18.25%) Service Management
7 23 (16.79%) Oracle
8 20 (14.60%) Microsoft
9 16 (11.68%) DNS
10 15 (10.95%) PRINCE2
10 15 (10.95%) NHS
11 13 (9.49%) Firewall
11 13 (9.49%) Linux
11 13 (9.49%) Java
11 13 (9.49%) SLA
11 13 (9.49%) VMware
12 12 (8.76%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (8.76%) Banking
12 12 (8.76%) Problem Management
12 12 (8.76%) Business Intelligence
12 12 (8.76%) HP
12 12 (8.76%) Change Management
13 11 (8.03%) Cisco Certification
13 11 (8.03%) Cisco
13 11 (8.03%) WAN
14 10 (7.30%) CCNP
14 10 (7.30%) ITIL Certification
14 10 (7.30%) Degree
14 10 (7.30%) Load Balancing
15 9 (6.57%) Supplier Management

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 7 (5.11%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (2.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (1.46%) IIS
4 2 (1.46%) Apache
4 2 (1.46%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.73%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.73%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.73%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.73%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (0.73%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.73%) JBoss
Applications
1 9 (6.57%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.84%) MS Office
3 4 (2.92%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (5.11%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (1.46%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.73%) BASE24
3 1 (0.73%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.73%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (11.68%) DNS
2 13 (9.49%) Firewall
3 11 (8.03%) WAN
4 9 (6.57%) BGP
4 9 (6.57%) EIGRP
5 7 (5.11%) SAN
6 6 (4.38%) TCP/IP
7 5 (3.65%) SMTP
7 5 (3.65%) DHCP
8 4 (2.92%) Ethernet
8 4 (2.92%) FTP
8 4 (2.92%) HTTP
8 4 (2.92%) VPN
8 4 (2.92%) SSL
8 4 (2.92%) iSCSI
8 4 (2.92%) Fibre Channel
9 3 (2.19%) RTSP
10 2 (1.46%) LAN
11 1 (0.73%) OpenVPN
11 1 (0.73%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.57%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.84%) Oracle Reports
3 6 (4.38%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (2.92%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.19%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (2.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (2.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.19%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (2.19%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.46%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (0.73%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.73%) MySQL
7 1 (0.73%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (2.19%) MSI
2 2 (1.46%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (1.46%) Hudson
3 1 (0.73%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.73%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.73%) Subversion
General
1 36 (26.28%) Finance
2 12 (8.76%) Banking
3 5 (3.65%) Retail
4 4 (2.92%) Legal
5 2 (1.46%) Law
5 2 (1.46%) Local Government
6 1 (0.73%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.73%) Front Office
6 1 (0.73%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 28 (20.44%) Service Manager
2 23 (16.79%) Services Delivery Manager
2 23 (16.79%) Delivery Manager
3 12 (8.76%) Project Manager
4 10 (7.30%) Analyst
4 10 (7.30%) Network Engineer
5 9 (6.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 9 (6.57%) Cisco Engineer
6 8 (5.84%) Architect
7 7 (5.11%) Head of Service Delivery
8 6 (4.38%) Service Transition Manager
8 6 (4.38%) Transition Manager
9 5 (3.65%) Head of Technology
9 5 (3.65%) Server Engineer
9 5 (3.65%) SQL DBA
9 5 (3.65%) SQL Server DBA
9 5 (3.65%) Infrastructure Manager
9 5 (3.65%) DBA
9 5 (3.65%) Coordinator
10 4 (2.92%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.57%) Web Services
2 6 (4.38%) .NET
3 3 (2.19%) HTML
4 2 (1.46%) CSS
4 2 (1.46%) Middleware
4 2 (1.46%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.73%) Java ME
5 1 (0.73%) Java SE
5 1 (0.73%) Java EE
5 1 (0.73%) Ajax
5 1 (0.73%) LAMP
5 1 (0.73%) WSDL
5 1 (0.73%) J2ME
5 1 (0.73%) J2SE
5 1 (0.73%) XML
5 1 (0.73%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.73%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.95%) NHS
2 7 (5.11%) Open Source
3 6 (4.38%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.38%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.65%) Replication
5 3 (2.19%) PDA
6 1 (0.73%) Economics
6 1 (0.73%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 29 (21.17%) Windows
2 13 (9.49%) Linux
3 7 (5.11%) UNIX
4 6 (4.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (2.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.19%) Windows 2000 Server
6 3 (2.19%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.46%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.73%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.73%) zOS
8 1 (0.73%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.73%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (45.99%) ITIL
2 34 (24.82%) Stakeholder Management
3 28 (20.44%) Project Management
4 25 (18.25%) Service Management
5 15 (10.95%) PRINCE2
6 12 (8.76%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (8.76%) Problem Management
6 12 (8.76%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (8.76%) Change Management
7 10 (7.30%) Load Balancing
8 9 (6.57%) Supplier Management
8 9 (6.57%) Line Management
9 7 (5.11%) Programme Management
9 7 (5.11%) Risk Management
9 7 (5.11%) Procure-to-pay
10 6 (4.38%) DevOps
10 6 (4.38%) Software Deployment
10 6 (4.38%) Information Governance
10 6 (4.38%) Release Management
11 5 (3.65%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (9.49%) Java
2 8 (5.84%) C
2 8 (5.84%) PHP
3 7 (5.11%) Scala
3 7 (5.11%) SQL
3 7 (5.11%) VB
4 3 (2.19%) PowerShell
4 3 (2.19%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.46%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.73%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.73%) Perl
6 1 (0.73%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 11 (8.03%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (7.30%) CCNP
2 10 (7.30%) ITIL Certification
2 10 (7.30%) Degree
3 9 (6.57%) Security Cleared
4 5 (3.65%) MCP
5 4 (2.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (2.19%) SC Cleared
6 3 (2.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (1.46%) CCNA
7 2 (1.46%) PMP
7 2 (1.46%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.46%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.73%) MCITP
8 1 (0.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.73%) ISEB
8 1 (0.73%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.49%) SLA
2 1 (0.73%) QA
2 1 (0.73%) ISO 8583
2 1 (0.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (5.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (5.11%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.19%) XenDesktop
3 3 (2.19%) vSphere
3 3 (2.19%) VMware ESX
4 2 (1.46%) MetaFrame
5 1 (0.73%) iptables
Systems Management
1 2 (1.46%) SCCM
1 2 (1.46%) SCOM
2 1 (0.73%) Puppet
2 1 (0.73%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.73%) OpenView
Vendors
1 23 (16.79%) Oracle
2 20 (14.60%) Microsoft
3 13 (9.49%) VMware
4 12 (8.76%) HP
5 11 (8.03%) Cisco
6 8 (5.84%) Citrix
6 8 (5.84%) CheckPoint
7 7 (5.11%) NetApp
8 4 (2.92%) SolarWinds
8 4 (2.92%) F5
9 3 (2.19%) IBM
9 3 (2.19%) SAP
10 2 (1.46%) Dell
10 2 (1.46%) Perforce
10 2 (1.46%) Trustwave
11 1 (0.73%) Veritas
11 1 (0.73%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.73%) McAfee
11 1 (0.73%) Sun
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