Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedford 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 6 months to 17 November 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
Bedfordshire > Bedford
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 20 12
Rank change year-on-year +3 -8 +13
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 1 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedford 1.37% 1.05% 8.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.92% 1.39% 9.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 13
Bedford median daily rate £370 £450 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.78% +50.00% -
Bedfordshire median daily rate £390 £525 £315
% change year-on-year -25.71% +66.67% -35.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedford median hourly rate - - -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - £25.00

Service Delivery is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bedford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 52 72 74
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedford 71.23% 75.79% 86.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 48 53
Bedford median daily rate £350 £388 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.68% +13.97% -9.33%
10th Percentile £125 £200 £213
90th Percentile £475 £458 £517
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 3
Bedford median hourly rate £19.00 £10.30 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +84.47% -65.67% +140.00%
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £22.50 £14.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +60.71% -62.67% +117.39%

Service Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

Job postings citing Service Delivery as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedford.

Job vacancy trend for Service Delivery in Bedford

Service Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Delivery in Bedford

Service Delivery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Delivery in Bedford

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Bedford region with a requirement for Service Delivery.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Remedy
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

Service Delivery
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Remedy ITSM
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Incident and Problem Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Remedy