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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Delivery
Rank 88 52 91
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +39
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 61 72 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.93% 3.05% 1.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.45% 3.99% 1.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 53 17
Average daily rate
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£480 £425 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.94% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £292 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £648 £450 £377
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.39 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £17.69
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -15.20%
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
2491 1806 1683
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 78.75% 76.40% 75.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1741 1123 921
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £485 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 52 76
Average hourly rate £15.37 £15.39 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.08% -59.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.35 £10.12 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £30.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -24 48 £485 +14.11% 13
South Yorkshire -24 11 £445 +42.40% 5
North Yorkshire -6 1 - - 2
Service Delivery
England

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 38 (32.76%) Project Management
2 33 (28.45%) Finance
3 26 (22.41%) ITIL
4 21 (18.10%) Stakeholder Management
5 20 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (16.38%) Windows
6 19 (16.38%) Service Management
7 17 (14.66%) Linux
8 15 (12.93%) Waterfall
9 14 (12.07%) Analytical Skills
10 13 (11.21%) Oracle
10 13 (11.21%) Firewall
11 12 (10.34%) Cisco
12 11 (9.48%) User Stories
13 10 (8.62%) Microsoft
13 10 (8.62%) DNS
13 10 (8.62%) HP
14 9 (7.76%) IBM
14 9 (7.76%) DB2
14 9 (7.76%) PRINCE2
14 9 (7.76%) Management Information System
14 9 (7.76%) Change Management
14 9 (7.76%) Risk Management
15 8 (6.90%) Mainframe
15 8 (6.90%) CheckPoint
15 8 (6.90%) AIX
15 8 (6.90%) Active Directory
15 8 (6.90%) WebSphere
15 8 (6.90%) WebSphere Message Broker
16 7 (6.03%) ClearCase

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 8 (6.90%) WebSphere
2 5 (4.31%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (3.45%) IIS
3 4 (3.45%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.59%) JBoss
5 2 (1.72%) Apache
6 1 (0.86%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.86%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 6 (5.17%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.21%) Firewall
2 10 (8.62%) DNS
3 6 (5.17%) WAN
4 5 (4.31%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (3.45%) LAN
6 3 (2.59%) VoIP
6 3 (2.59%) TCP/IP
6 3 (2.59%) VPN
6 3 (2.59%) Network Security
7 2 (1.72%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (1.72%) DHCP
7 2 (1.72%) VLAN
7 2 (1.72%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (1.72%) Cisco PIX
7 2 (1.72%) SSL
7 2 (1.72%) Intranet
7 2 (1.72%) Internet
7 2 (1.72%) MPLS
7 2 (1.72%) BGP
7 2 (1.72%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.76%) DB2
2 5 (4.31%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.72%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.86%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (0.86%) MySQL
4 1 (0.86%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.86%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (0.86%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 7 (6.03%) ClearCase
1 7 (6.03%) ClearQuest
2 4 (3.45%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.45%) Jenkins
General
1 33 (28.45%) Finance
2 6 (5.17%) Banking
3 5 (4.31%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.45%) Legal
5 3 (2.59%) Retail
6 2 (1.72%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.72%) Publishing
6 2 (1.72%) Law
7 1 (0.86%) Marketing
7 1 (0.86%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 29 (25.00%) Delivery Manager
2 19 (16.38%) Service Manager
3 14 (12.07%) Services Delivery Manager
4 13 (11.21%) Analyst
5 12 (10.34%) Project Manager
6 7 (6.03%) Senior Manager
6 7 (6.03%) IT Services Manager
7 6 (5.17%) Server Engineer
7 6 (5.17%) Administrator
8 5 (4.31%) Business Analyst
8 5 (4.31%) Network Engineer
8 5 (4.31%) IT Services Delivery Manager
9 4 (3.45%) Change Manager
9 4 (3.45%) IT Project Manager
9 4 (3.45%) Architect
9 4 (3.45%) Support Engineer
9 4 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support
9 4 (3.45%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (3.45%) DevOps Engineer
10 3 (2.59%) Change Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.90%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 5 (4.31%) Web Services
3 3 (2.59%) .NET
4 2 (1.72%) Middleware
5 1 (0.86%) OLE
5 1 (0.86%) OLE DB
5 1 (0.86%) HTML
5 1 (0.86%) CSS
5 1 (0.86%) XML
5 1 (0.86%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.07%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.76%) Management Information System
3 8 (6.90%) Mainframe
4 4 (3.45%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.59%) NHS
6 2 (1.72%) Replication
6 2 (1.72%) Clustering
6 2 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.86%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.86%) Statistics
7 1 (0.86%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.86%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.86%) Social Media
7 1 (0.86%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.86%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 19 (16.38%) Windows
2 17 (14.66%) Linux
3 8 (6.90%) AIX
4 7 (6.03%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.72%) UNIX
7 2 (1.72%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.72%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.86%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.86%) zOS
8 1 (0.86%) MVS
8 1 (0.86%) Solaris
8 1 (0.86%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.86%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.86%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.86%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (32.76%) Project Management
2 26 (22.41%) ITIL
3 21 (18.10%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (16.38%) Service Management
6 15 (12.93%) Waterfall
7 11 (9.48%) User Stories
8 9 (7.76%) Change Management
8 9 (7.76%) PRINCE2
8 9 (7.76%) Risk Management
9 7 (6.03%) ITSM
9 7 (6.03%) Mentoring
10 6 (5.17%) Coaching
10 6 (5.17%) Software Delivery
10 6 (5.17%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 6 (5.17%) Performance Management
10 6 (5.17%) Load Balancing
10 6 (5.17%) Matrix Management
11 5 (4.31%) Incident Management
11 5 (4.31%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.17%) SQL
2 4 (3.45%) Java
3 3 (2.59%) PHP
4 2 (1.72%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.86%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.86%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.86%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.86%) Perl
5 1 (0.86%) VBScript
5 1 (0.86%) VB
5 1 (0.86%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 6 (5.17%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (5.17%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.31%) CCNP
2 5 (4.31%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (3.45%) CCNA
4 3 (2.59%) MCSE
4 3 (2.59%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.72%) MCSA
5 2 (1.72%) IBM Certification
5 2 (1.72%) IBM WebSphere Certification
6 1 (0.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.86%) MCITP
6 1 (0.86%) Degree
6 1 (0.86%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.31%) SLA
2 2 (1.72%) QA
3 1 (0.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (6.90%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.86%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (3.45%) Puppet
1 4 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (3.45%) Ansible
1 4 (3.45%) Salt
2 1 (0.86%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (0.86%) SCOrch
2 1 (0.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.86%) Foglight
2 1 (0.86%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.86%) SCCM
2 1 (0.86%) SCOM
2 1 (0.86%) SCVMM
2 1 (0.86%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.86%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.86%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 13 (11.21%) Oracle
2 12 (10.34%) Cisco
3 10 (8.62%) Microsoft
3 10 (8.62%) HP
4 9 (7.76%) IBM
5 8 (6.90%) CheckPoint
6 6 (5.17%) NetApp
6 6 (5.17%) SolarWinds
7 5 (4.31%) Red Hat
7 5 (4.31%) VMware
8 4 (3.45%) Juniper
8 4 (3.45%) F5
9 3 (2.59%) Citrix
9 3 (2.59%) SAP
10 2 (1.72%) Dell
10 2 (1.72%) ProCurve
10 2 (1.72%) Aruba
11 1 (0.86%) Trustwave
11 1 (0.86%) New Relic
11 1 (0.86%) McAfee
West Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £550 - 650 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 22 days ago