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 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Delivery
Rank 79 89 76
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -13
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 68 59 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.32% 2.02% 1.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.84% 2.44% 2.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 33 24
Average daily rate £414 £380 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.94% +17.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £216 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £693 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £388 £352
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £10.85 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -30.03%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £17.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year
+35.29% +36.00%
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
2394 2419 1924
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 81.82% 82.64% 76.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1679 1577 1262
Average daily rate £425 £368 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.64% +8.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £253 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 62 45
Average hourly rate £14.50 £17.94 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.16% -28.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.10 £9.18 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £35.00 £49.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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 April 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Delivery within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +5 51 £424 +7.61% 9
South Yorkshire -12 12 £408 +48.18% 6
North Yorkshire +3 1 - -
East Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
Service Delivery
England

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 40 (33.33%) Finance
2 38 (31.67%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (25.00%) ITIL
4 28 (23.33%) Project Management
5 25 (20.83%) Windows
6 23 (19.17%) Analytical Skills
7 21 (17.50%) SQL
7 21 (17.50%) Service Management
8 20 (16.67%) Data Centre
9 19 (15.83%) Business Intelligence
10 16 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
11 15 (12.50%) SOA
12 13 (10.83%) ITIL Certification
12 13 (10.83%) Unix
13 12 (10.00%) MS Excel
13 12 (10.00%) Oracle
13 12 (10.00%) Citrix
13 12 (10.00%) Microsoft
13 12 (10.00%) Hadoop
14 11 (9.17%) Technical Architecture
14 11 (9.17%) Release Management
14 11 (9.17%) Avaya
14 11 (9.17%) SQL Server
14 11 (9.17%) .NET
14 11 (9.17%) CRM
14 11 (9.17%) Linux
15 10 (8.33%) H.323
15 10 (8.33%) Change Management
15 10 (8.33%) Web Services
15 10 (8.33%) LAN

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 (5.83%) SAS
1 7 (5.83%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.83%) CMS
2 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.83%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.83%) nginx
2 1 (0.83%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (3.33%) MS Project
3 1 (0.83%) MS Office
3 1 (0.83%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.17%) Office 365
2 1 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.83%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.33%) H.323
1 10 (8.33%) LAN
2 9 (7.50%) VoIP
2 9 (7.50%) WAN
3 7 (5.83%) CTI
4 6 (5.00%) Network Security
5 3 (2.50%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.67%) HTTP
6 2 (1.67%) SAN
6 2 (1.67%) SMS
6 2 (1.67%) SSL
6 2 (1.67%) VPN
7 1 (0.83%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.83%) Cisco Wireless
7 1 (0.83%) Firewall
7 1 (0.83%) FTP
7 1 (0.83%) ISDN
7 1 (0.83%) NetScaler
7 1 (0.83%) VLAN
7 1 (0.83%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.00%) Hadoop
2 11 (9.17%) SQL Server
3 8 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (6.67%) SQL Server 2000
3 8 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (4.17%) DB2
4 5 (4.17%) NoSQL
4 5 (4.17%) Oracle Database
5 4 (3.33%) MongoDB
5 4 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (2.50%) Apache Hive
6 3 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (2.50%) Data Mining
6 3 (2.50%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.50%) HBase
7 2 (1.67%) Big Data
7 2 (1.67%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 3 (2.50%) ERwin
2 2 (1.67%) Selenium
3 1 (0.83%) Artifactory
3 1 (0.83%) GitLab
3 1 (0.83%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.83%) JMeter
3 1 (0.83%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.83%) Maven
3 1 (0.83%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.83%) TeamCity
General
1 40 (33.33%) Finance
2 9 (7.50%) Banking
3 5 (4.17%) Games
4 2 (1.67%) Billing
4 2 (1.67%) Marketing
4 2 (1.67%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.83%) Advertising
5 1 (0.83%) Local Government
5 1 (0.83%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (15.83%) Analyst
1 19 (15.83%) Delivery Manager
2 18 (15.00%) Architect
3 15 (12.50%) Service Manager
4 14 (11.67%) Project Manager
5 11 (9.17%) Solutions Architect
6 10 (8.33%) Applications Support
6 10 (8.33%) Applications Support Analyst
6 10 (8.33%) Support Analyst
7 9 (7.50%) Services Delivery Manager
8 6 (5.00%) Administrator
8 6 (5.00%) Digital Delivery Manager
8 6 (5.00%) Senior Manager
9 5 (4.17%) DBA
9 5 (4.17%) Service Transition Manager
9 5 (4.17%) SQL Server Analyst
9 5 (4.17%) Technical Architect
9 5 (4.17%) Test Engineer
9 5 (4.17%) Transition Manager
10 4 (3.33%) Performance Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.17%) .NET
2 10 (8.33%) Web Services
3 5 (4.17%) Classic ASP
3 5 (4.17%) XML
4 1 (0.83%) ISPF
4 1 (0.83%) Middleware
4 1 (0.83%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 23 (19.17%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 9 (7.50%) Data Integration
4 8 (6.67%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.33%) Client/Server
5 4 (3.33%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.33%) N-Tier
5 4 (3.33%) Statistics
6 3 (2.50%) BBC
6 3 (2.50%) Digital Media
6 3 (2.50%) iDTV
6 3 (2.50%) NHS
7 2 (1.67%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.67%) Informatics
7 2 (1.67%) IVR
7 2 (1.67%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.67%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.83%) iSeries
8 1 (0.83%) PACS
8 1 (0.83%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 25 (20.83%) Windows
2 13 (10.83%) Unix
3 11 (9.17%) Linux
4 5 (4.17%) Android
4 5 (4.17%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.67%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.83%) CentOS
6 1 (0.83%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.83%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (31.67%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (25.00%) ITIL
3 28 (23.33%) Project Management
4 21 (17.50%) Service Management
5 19 (15.83%) Business Intelligence
6 16 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (12.50%) SOA
8 11 (9.17%) CRM
8 11 (9.17%) Release Management
8 11 (9.17%) Technical Architecture
9 10 (8.33%) Change Management
9 10 (8.33%) User Stories
10 9 (7.50%) PRINCE2
10 9 (7.50%) SDLC
10 9 (7.50%) Service Design
11 8 (6.67%) Waterfall
12 7 (5.83%) Data Architecture
12 7 (5.83%) Matrix Management
12 7 (5.83%) Open Source
13 6 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 21 (17.50%) SQL
2 9 (7.50%) Java
3 7 (5.83%) C#
3 7 (5.83%) PL/SQL
3 7 (5.83%) VB
3 7 (5.83%) VB.NET
4 5 (4.17%) JavaScript
4 5 (4.17%) VBA
5 3 (2.50%) PHP
5 3 (2.50%) Shell Script
5 3 (2.50%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.67%) C++
6 2 (1.67%) Python
6 2 (1.67%) VB6
7 1 (0.83%) JCL
7 1 (0.83%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (10.83%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (5.00%) Degree
2 6 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (4.17%) ISEB
4 4 (3.33%) SAS Certification
5 3 (2.50%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (2.50%) ISTQB
5 3 (2.50%) PMI Certification
5 3 (2.50%) PMP
5 3 (2.50%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.83%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.33%) SLA
2 3 (2.50%) QA
3 2 (1.67%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.83%) HL7
4 1 (0.83%) RMADS
System Software
1 8 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (3.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.83%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.83%) Time Sharing Option
3 1 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.83%) VMware Server
3 1 (0.83%) vSphere
3 1 (0.83%) XenApp
3 1 (0.83%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (4.17%) Data Guard
1 5 (4.17%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (1.67%) Puppet
3 1 (0.83%) Nagios
3 1 (0.83%) Opsview
Vendors
1 12 (10.00%) Citrix
1 12 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 12 (10.00%) Oracle
2 11 (9.17%) Avaya
3 7 (5.83%) Genesys
4 5 (4.17%) BT
5 3 (2.50%) Arqiva
5 3 (2.50%) CA
5 3 (2.50%) Capita
5 3 (2.50%) HP
5 3 (2.50%) IBM
5 3 (2.50%) Informatica
5 3 (2.50%) VMware
6 2 (1.67%) CheckPoint
6 2 (1.67%) SAP
6 2 (1.67%) Siebel
6 2 (1.67%) Tableau
7 1 (0.83%) Acme Packet
7 1 (0.83%) Cisco
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