The first table below looks at the demand 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Yorkshire region.

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 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Delivery
Rank 41 85 98
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +13
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 74 30 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.15% 1.43% 1.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.27% 1.98% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 19 14
Average daily rate
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£380 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.92% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £122 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £405 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £15.39 - £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £20.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-27.71% +9.21%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1732 1515 1804
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 73.70% 72.14% 70.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1077 831 989
Average daily rate £350 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 62 55
Average hourly rate £15.39 £38.50 £17.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.03% +118.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £45.00 £34.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Service Delivery
England

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 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 29 July 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 +45 62 £380 +162.06% 25
South Yorkshire -3 9 £290 -10.76% 5
North Yorkshire -1 2 £325 -18.75% 1
Service Delivery
England

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 60 (48.78%) ITIL
2 34 (27.64%) Service Management
3 33 (26.83%) Finance
3 33 (26.83%) Oracle
4 27 (21.95%) Stakeholder Management
5 22 (17.89%) Management Information System
5 22 (17.89%) DB2
5 22 (17.89%) AIX
5 22 (17.89%) Linux
5 22 (17.89%) ClearCase
5 22 (17.89%) ClearQuest
5 22 (17.89%) Mainframe
5 22 (17.89%) WebSphere
5 22 (17.89%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 21 (17.07%) IBM
7 17 (13.82%) Oracle Workflow
7 17 (13.82%) Workflow
7 17 (13.82%) SQL Server
7 17 (13.82%) Workflow Management
8 16 (13.01%) SQL
8 16 (13.01%) Project Management
9 15 (12.20%) Change Management
10 12 (9.76%) Business Continuity
10 12 (9.76%) SLA
11 11 (8.94%) NHS
11 11 (8.94%) PRINCE2
11 11 (8.94%) Migration
12 10 (8.13%) MS Excel
12 10 (8.13%) Windows
12 10 (8.13%) Supplier Management

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 22 (17.89%) WebSphere
2 17 (13.82%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.63%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (8.13%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.44%) MS Project
2 3 (2.44%) MS Office
3 1 (0.81%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.81%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.81%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.81%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.88%) LAN
1 6 (4.88%) WAN
2 4 (3.25%) Firewall
3 3 (2.44%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (2.44%) SAN
4 2 (1.63%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.63%) ATM
5 1 (0.81%) VPN
5 1 (0.81%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (17.89%) DB2
2 17 (13.82%) SQL Server
3 9 (7.32%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (6.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (5.69%) MS Access
6 6 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (4.07%) Oracle Database
7 5 (4.07%) Relational Database
8 4 (3.25%) Oracle BI EE
8 4 (3.25%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (2.44%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 3 (2.44%) Xcelsius
9 3 (2.44%) Oracle ODI
10 2 (1.63%) Cognos Impromptu
10 2 (1.63%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 22 (17.89%) ClearCase
1 22 (17.89%) ClearQuest
2 3 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.81%) JUnit
3 1 (0.81%) NUnit
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle APEX
General
1 33 (26.83%) Finance
2 9 (7.32%) Retail
3 7 (5.69%) Banking
4 5 (4.07%) Advertising
5 3 (2.44%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.63%) Local Government
7 1 (0.81%) Marketing
7 1 (0.81%) Games
7 1 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 28 (22.76%) Service Manager
2 26 (21.14%) Analyst
3 20 (16.26%) Services Delivery Manager
3 20 (16.26%) Delivery Manager
4 18 (14.63%) Developer
5 11 (8.94%) Service Analyst
6 10 (8.13%) Service Management Analyst
7 8 (6.50%) WebSphere Developer
7 8 (6.50%) Architect
7 8 (6.50%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
8 7 (5.69%) Administrator
8 7 (5.69%) Senior Developer
9 6 (4.88%) Business Analyst
10 5 (4.07%) Test Analyst
11 4 (3.25%) Tester
11 4 (3.25%) Project Manager
11 4 (3.25%) Senior Manager
11 4 (3.25%) Operations Manager
11 4 (3.25%) IT Services Manager
11 4 (3.25%) Senior WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (17.89%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 4 (3.25%) .NET
3 1 (0.81%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (0.81%) Middleware
3 1 (0.81%) Series 60
Miscellaneous
1 22 (17.89%) Mainframe
1 22 (17.89%) Management Information System
2 11 (8.94%) NHS
3 2 (1.63%) Thin Client
3 2 (1.63%) Fat Client
4 1 (0.81%) Online Games
4 1 (0.81%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 22 (17.89%) AIX
1 22 (17.89%) Linux
2 10 (8.13%) Windows
3 6 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (3.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.44%) UNIX
6 2 (1.63%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (48.78%) ITIL
2 34 (27.64%) Service Management
3 27 (21.95%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (13.82%) Workflow
4 17 (13.82%) Workflow Management
5 16 (13.01%) Project Management
6 15 (12.20%) Change Management
7 12 (9.76%) Business Continuity
8 11 (8.94%) PRINCE2
8 11 (8.94%) Migration
9 10 (8.13%) Supplier Management
9 10 (8.13%) Release Management
10 9 (7.32%) Disaster Recovery
11 8 (6.50%) GAP Analysis
11 8 (6.50%) ETL
11 8 (6.50%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (6.50%) Risk Management
12 7 (5.69%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (4.88%) Incident Management
13 6 (4.88%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (13.01%) SQL
2 5 (4.07%) VBA
3 4 (3.25%) C#
3 4 (3.25%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.81%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (4.88%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (3.25%) Degree
3 1 (0.81%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.81%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.81%) IIBA
3 1 (0.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (0.81%) CIPD
3 1 (0.81%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.81%) ISEB
3 1 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.76%) SLA
2 8 (6.50%) QA
3 3 (2.44%) BS25999
4 2 (1.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.63%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.81%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (1.63%) Terminal Services
1 2 (1.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.81%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.81%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (1.63%) ARCserve
2 1 (0.81%) OVSD
2 1 (0.81%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.81%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.81%) OpenView
Vendors
1 33 (26.83%) Oracle
2 21 (17.07%) IBM
3 9 (7.32%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.07%) Business Objects
5 3 (2.44%) Cognos
5 3 (2.44%) VMware
6 2 (1.63%) Intel
7 1 (0.81%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.81%) Perforce
7 1 (0.81%) HP
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