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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Delivery over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Services Delivery
England / Yorkshire
Rank 61 79 62
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -17
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 67 63 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.06% 2.26% 2.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.69% 2.79% 3.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 39 45
Median daily rate £425 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £348 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £665 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £8.82 - £7.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £21.50 £14.57
% change year-on-year
-13.95% +47.56%

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
1816 2255 2036
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 82.81% 80.94% 81.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1181 1503 1360
Median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 63 55
Median hourly rate £13.50 £18.75 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.00% +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £12.25 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.31 £40.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

Service Delivery
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Service Delivery as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Delivery within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -3 41 £425 -9.33% 7
South Yorkshire +23 23 £425 +7.59% 4
North Yorkshire +8 2 £400 - 2
East Yorkshire +3 1 £425 -
Service Delivery
England

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Service Delivery also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Service Delivery.

1 55 (43.31%) ITIL
2 40 (31.50%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (29.13%) Finance
4 22 (17.32%) Stakeholder Management
5 21 (16.54%) Windows
6 20 (15.75%) Unix
6 20 (15.75%) Service Management
6 20 (15.75%) Degree
7 19 (14.96%) Management Information System
7 19 (14.96%) Analytical Skills
8 18 (14.17%) Linux
9 16 (12.60%) SLA
9 16 (12.60%) Project Management
9 16 (12.60%) Service Design
10 15 (11.81%) Cisco
11 12 (9.45%) Microsoft
11 12 (9.45%) User Stories
11 12 (9.45%) Customer Requirements
12 11 (8.66%) User Experience
12 11 (8.66%) Active Directory
12 11 (8.66%) Change Management
12 11 (8.66%) Incident Management
12 11 (8.66%) iSeries
13 10 (7.87%) Usability Testing
13 10 (7.87%) Psychology
13 10 (7.87%) VMware
13 10 (7.87%) MS Excel
13 10 (7.87%) SQL
13 10 (7.87%) Front End Development
13 10 (7.87%) Prototyping

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (5.51%) WebSphere
2 6 (4.72%) SAS
3 4 (3.15%) IBM Domino
4 3 (2.36%) IIS
4 3 (2.36%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.79%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 10 (7.87%) MS Excel
2 9 (7.09%) MS Office
3 2 (1.57%) Adobe After Effects
3 2 (1.57%) Adobe Premiere
3 2 (1.57%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.57%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.57%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 2 (1.57%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.30%) FTP
2 6 (4.72%) Firewall
3 3 (2.36%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (2.36%) LAN
3 3 (2.36%) SAN
3 3 (2.36%) WAN
4 2 (1.57%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (1.57%) DHCP
4 2 (1.57%) DNS
4 2 (1.57%) HTTP
4 2 (1.57%) HTTPS
4 2 (1.57%) SMTP
4 2 (1.57%) SSL
4 2 (1.57%) Telepresence
4 2 (1.57%) Telnet
5 1 (0.79%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (0.79%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (0.79%) Internet
5 1 (0.79%) VLAN
5 1 (0.79%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.51%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.94%) Hadoop
3 2 (1.57%) DB2
3 2 (1.57%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.79%) EDRMS
4 1 (0.79%) MS Access
4 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (1.57%) ClearCase
1 2 (1.57%) ClearQuest
1 2 (1.57%) Jenkins
1 2 (1.57%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (1.57%) TeamCity
1 2 (1.57%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 37 (29.13%) Finance
2 9 (7.09%) Retail
3 8 (6.30%) Banking
3 8 (6.30%) Legal
4 2 (1.57%) Billing
4 2 (1.57%) Law
4 2 (1.57%) Military
4 2 (1.57%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.79%) Electronics
5 1 (0.79%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.79%) Marketing
5 1 (0.79%) Publishing
5 1 (0.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (14.96%) Administrator
1 19 (14.96%) Service Manager
2 15 (11.81%) Analyst
3 13 (10.24%) Delivery Manager
4 10 (7.87%) Senior User Researcher
4 10 (7.87%) User Researcher
5 9 (7.09%) Infrastructure Manager
5 9 (7.09%) Service Analyst
5 9 (7.09%) Services Delivery Manager
6 8 (6.30%) Agile Coach
6 8 (6.30%) Systems Administrator
7 7 (5.51%) Service Desk Analyst
8 6 (4.72%) Developer
8 6 (4.72%) SAS Administrator
9 4 (3.15%) Business Analyst
9 4 (3.15%) IT Manager
9 4 (3.15%) ITIL Manager
9 4 (3.15%) Senior Manager
9 4 (3.15%) Technical Specialist
10 3 (2.36%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.30%) HTML
2 6 (4.72%) Web Services
3 5 (3.94%) ISPF
4 3 (2.36%) Middleware
5 2 (1.57%) IBM Integration Bus
6 1 (0.79%) .NET
6 1 (0.79%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.79%) J2EE
6 1 (0.79%) JavaBeans
6 1 (0.79%) jQuery
6 1 (0.79%) JSP
6 1 (0.79%) Struts
6 1 (0.79%) Velocity
6 1 (0.79%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.96%) Analytical Skills
1 19 (14.96%) Management Information System
2 11 (8.66%) iSeries
2 11 (8.66%) User Experience
3 7 (5.51%) Mainframe
3 7 (5.51%) NHS
4 6 (4.72%) Client/Server
5 5 (3.94%) Data Centre
5 5 (3.94%) Tandem
6 2 (1.57%) CESG
6 2 (1.57%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.57%) e-Learning
6 2 (1.57%) Motion Graphics
6 2 (1.57%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.79%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.79%) CESG CLAS
7 1 (0.79%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.79%) EMC VNX
7 1 (0.79%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 21 (16.54%) Windows
2 20 (15.75%) Unix
3 18 (14.17%) Linux
4 3 (2.36%) AIX
4 3 (2.36%) zOS
5 2 (1.57%) Android
5 2 (1.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.57%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.79%) HPUX
6 1 (0.79%) Solaris
6 1 (0.79%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (43.31%) ITIL
2 40 (31.50%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (17.32%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (15.75%) Service Management
5 16 (12.60%) Project Management
5 16 (12.60%) Service Design
6 12 (9.45%) Customer Requirements
6 12 (9.45%) User Stories
7 11 (8.66%) Change Management
7 11 (8.66%) Incident Management
8 10 (7.87%) Cognitive Psychology
8 10 (7.87%) Front End Development
8 10 (7.87%) Guerrilla Research
8 10 (7.87%) Guerrilla Testing
8 10 (7.87%) Market Research
8 10 (7.87%) Prototyping
8 10 (7.87%) Psychology
8 10 (7.87%) Usability Testing
9 9 (7.09%) Analytics
9 9 (7.09%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (7.87%) SQL
2 9 (7.09%) JavaScript
3 7 (5.51%) C++
4 5 (3.94%) JCL
5 2 (1.57%) C
6 1 (0.79%) C#
6 1 (0.79%) Delphi
6 1 (0.79%) Java
6 1 (0.79%) Perl
6 1 (0.79%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 20 (15.75%) Degree
2 8 (6.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 8 (6.30%) Security Cleared
3 6 (4.72%) SC Cleared
4 5 (3.94%) SAS Certification
5 4 (3.15%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (2.36%) CISM
6 3 (2.36%) CISSP
6 3 (2.36%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.57%) A+ Certification
7 2 (1.57%) AWS Certification
7 2 (1.57%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.57%) HNC
7 2 (1.57%) ISEB
7 2 (1.57%) MCDST
7 2 (1.57%) MCSE
8 1 (0.79%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (12.60%) SLA
2 3 (2.36%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.57%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 2 (1.57%) QA
4 1 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (8.66%) Active Directory
2 8 (6.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.94%) Time Sharing Option
4 3 (2.36%) Terminal Server
5 2 (1.57%) Docker
6 1 (0.79%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (2.36%) SCOM
2 2 (1.57%) Nagios
2 2 (1.57%) OpenView
2 2 (1.57%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.57%) Puppet
2 2 (1.57%) SCCM
3 1 (0.79%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.79%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (0.79%) QRadar
3 1 (0.79%) vRealize
Vendors
1 15 (11.81%) Cisco
2 12 (9.45%) Microsoft
3 10 (7.87%) VMware
4 9 (7.09%) ServiceNow
5 8 (6.30%) IBM
6 6 (4.72%) Avaya
7 4 (3.15%) Palo Alto
8 3 (2.36%) Axway
8 3 (2.36%) Citrix
8 3 (2.36%) IBM Sterling
8 3 (2.36%) Oracle
8 3 (2.36%) Splunk
9 2 (1.57%) Adobe
9 2 (1.57%) BMC
9 2 (1.57%) HP
9 2 (1.57%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.57%) SAP
9 2 (1.57%) Xerox
10 1 (0.79%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.79%) F5
York, North Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Rate: Excellent daily rate
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