Period
to 20 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 20 August 2019 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.

Service Delivery
South West > Bristol
6 months to
20 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 91 82 61
Rank change year-on-year -9 -21 -5
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 22 36 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.17% 1.89% 2.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.39% 2.22% 3.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 27 34
Bristol median daily rate £500 £390 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.21% +4.70% -0.67%
10th Percentile £353 £254 £268
90th Percentile £598 £595 £578
South West median daily rate £450 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% +7.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Bristol median hourly rate - - £35.00
South West median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £37.75
% change year-on-year -3.33% -60.26% +71.59%

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 Bristol with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,579 1,621 1,423
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 84.21% 85.05% 83.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,012 1,109 945
Bristol median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £281 £273 £250
90th Percentile £600 £538 £530
South West median daily rate £450 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 55 39
Bristol median hourly rate £36.00 £41.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.20% +17.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £11.98 £12.95 £12.48
90th Percentile £52.50 £56.70 £47.40
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

Service Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Service Delivery in Bristol

Service Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Delivery in Bristol

Service Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Service Delivery in Bristol over the 6 months to 20 August 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Service Delivery in Bristol

Service Delivery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Delivery in Bristol

For the 6 months to 20 August 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Service Delivery also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Service Delivery.

1 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (50.00%) User Stories
2 11 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
3 10 (45.45%) SC Cleared
4 8 (36.36%) Business Analysis
4 8 (36.36%) Project Management
4 8 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (31.82%) BDD
5 7 (31.82%) Confluence
5 7 (31.82%) Scrum
5 7 (31.82%) JIRA
6 6 (27.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 6 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (27.27%) Programme Management
6 6 (27.27%) Risk Management
6 6 (27.27%) Change Management
6 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Excel
6 6 (27.27%) DevOps
7 5 (22.73%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (22.73%) ITIL
7 5 (22.73%) Service Management
8 4 (18.18%) Ruby
8 4 (18.18%) TDD
8 4 (18.18%) Pair Programming
8 4 (18.18%) Ruby on Rails
8 4 (18.18%) QA
8 4 (18.18%) Unit Testing
8 4 (18.18%) Integration Testing
8 4 (18.18%) ITSM

Service Delivery
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 (31.82%) Confluence
2 2 (9.09%) Apache
2 2 (9.09%) JBoss
2 2 (9.09%) Jetty
2 2 (9.09%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (18.18%) MS Visio
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Firewall
1 1 (4.55%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (4.55%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) JIRA
2 2 (9.09%) Artifactory
2 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.09%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.55%) JSUnit
General
1 2 (9.09%) Law
1 2 (9.09%) Public Sector
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Analyst
1 7 (31.82%) Business Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Delivery Manager
3 4 (18.18%) Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery Manager
3 4 (18.18%) Service Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Change Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Agile Business Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Project Officer
5 2 (9.09%) Project Support Officer
5 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Support Officer
6 1 (4.55%) Contracts Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Digital Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Digital Business Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Digital Delivery Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Logistics Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Problem Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (9.09%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (4.55%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 11 (50.00%) User Stories
3 8 (36.36%) Business Analysis
3 8 (36.36%) Project Management
4 7 (31.82%) BDD
4 7 (31.82%) Scrum
5 6 (27.27%) Change Management
5 6 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (27.27%) DevOps
5 6 (27.27%) Programme Management
5 6 (27.27%) Risk Management
6 5 (22.73%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (22.73%) ITIL
6 5 (22.73%) Service Management
7 4 (18.18%) Integration Testing
7 4 (18.18%) ITSM
7 4 (18.18%) Pair Programming
7 4 (18.18%) TDD
7 4 (18.18%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) Ruby
2 2 (9.09%) Bash Shell
2 2 (9.09%) Java
2 2 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (45.45%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.09%) DV Cleared
4 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) QA
2 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) Docker
2 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.55%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) Kubernetes
2 2 (9.09%) Ganglia
2 2 (9.09%) Nagios
2 2 (9.09%) Puppet
3 1 (4.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) ILOG
2 1 (4.55%) McAfee