The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for Service Delivery skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Service Delivery over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Services Delivery
Hampshire / Basingstoke
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 35 30
Rank change year-on-year +12 -5  
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 28 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 6.91% 0.96% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.82% 1.38% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 0 2
Median daily rate £300 - £351
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 - £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 - £362
UK excluding London median daily rate £416 £365 £387
% change year-on-year +13.97% -5.68%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.75 £23.25 £16.00
% change year-on-year -27.95% +45.31%  

Service Delivery is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Basingstoke
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 358 217 173
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 88.40% 69.55% 82.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 104 112
Median daily rate £356 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.23% +9.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £213 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £702 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 11 5
Median hourly rate £35.00 £17.45 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +100.57% +16.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £17.45 £14.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £27.50 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Service Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Basingstoke citing Service Delivery as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Service Delivery in Basingstoke

Service Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Service Delivery in Basingstoke.

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Delivery in Basingstoke

Service Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Service Delivery in Basingstoke over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Service Delivery in Basingstoke

Service Delivery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Delivery in Basingstoke.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Delivery in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for Service Delivery.

1 16 (47.06%) Project Management
2 15 (44.12%) Service Management
2 15 (44.12%) Security Cleared
2 15 (44.12%) Customer Requirements
3 14 (41.18%) ITIL
4 13 (38.24%) BPSS Clearance
4 13 (38.24%) Service Design
5 12 (35.29%) Telecoms
6 10 (29.41%) SLA
7 9 (26.47%) Motorola
8 8 (23.53%) User Experience
8 8 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (23.53%) Change Management
9 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (20.59%) Supplier Management
9 7 (20.59%) CMDB
9 7 (20.59%) Remedy ITSM
9 7 (20.59%) BMC
9 7 (20.59%) Netcool
9 7 (20.59%) Remedy
9 7 (20.59%) PRINCE2
9 7 (20.59%) DSDM
9 7 (20.59%) Demand Management
9 7 (20.59%) Capacity Management
9 7 (20.59%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (20.59%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 7 (20.59%) ITIL V3
9 7 (20.59%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 7 (20.59%) Compliance Management
9 7 (20.59%) Presales

Service Delivery
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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:

Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (20.59%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) MVNO
1 3 (8.82%) VPN
2 2 (5.88%) BGP
2 2 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (5.88%) DNS
2 2 (5.88%) EIGRP
2 2 (5.88%) Ethernet
2 2 (5.88%) Firewall
2 2 (5.88%) IPsec
2 2 (5.88%) MPLS
2 2 (5.88%) OSPF
2 2 (5.88%) SSL
2 2 (5.88%) TACACS
2 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.88%) WAN
3 1 (2.94%) Wireless
General
1 12 (35.29%) Telecoms
2 3 (8.82%) Billing
2 3 (8.82%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 9 (26.47%) Architect
1 9 (26.47%) Service Architect
2 7 (20.59%) Project Manager
3 6 (17.65%) Service Desk Manager
3 6 (17.65%) Service Manager
4 3 (8.82%) BSS Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Telecoms Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Vendor Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Integration Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Network Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Network Support
5 2 (5.88%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Provisioning Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Telecoms Project Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Delivery Project Manager
6 1 (2.94%) IT Services Delivery Manager
6 1 (2.94%) IT Services Manager
6 1 (2.94%) IT Support Specialist
6 1 (2.94%) Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) User Experience
2 7 (20.59%) CMDB
3 2 (5.88%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.94%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) Windows
2 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) Project Management
2 15 (44.12%) Customer Requirements
2 15 (44.12%) Service Management
3 14 (41.18%) ITIL
4 13 (38.24%) Service Design
5 8 (23.53%) Change Management
5 8 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (20.59%) Capacity Management
6 7 (20.59%) Compliance Management
6 7 (20.59%) Demand Management
6 7 (20.59%) DSDM
6 7 (20.59%) ITIL V3
6 7 (20.59%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 7 (20.59%) Presales
6 7 (20.59%) PRINCE2
6 7 (20.59%) Supplier Management
6 7 (20.59%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (14.71%) Network Management
7 5 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 15 (44.12%) Security Cleared
2 13 (38.24%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (8.82%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (5.88%) CCNP
4 2 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (29.41%) SLA
2 7 (20.59%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 2 (5.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (20.59%) Netcool
2 1 (2.94%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (26.47%) Motorola
2 7 (20.59%) BMC
2 7 (20.59%) Remedy
3 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
4 3 (8.82%) Ericsson
5 2 (5.88%) Arista
5 2 (5.88%) CheckPoint
5 2 (5.88%) Cisco
5 2 (5.88%) F5
5 2 (5.88%) Infoblox
5 2 (5.88%) Palo Alto
5 2 (5.88%) Riverbed