Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 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
South West > Bristol
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 54 58
Rank change year-on-year -5 +4 +25
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 59 52 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.99% 3.05% 2.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.76% 3.66% 3.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 46 44
Bristol median daily rate £365 £384 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.89% +9.64% -13.58%
10th Percentile £306 £243 £125
90th Percentile £605 £633 £538
South West median daily rate £425 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +11.84% +1.33% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Bristol median hourly rate £15.50 - £11.00
10th Percentile £12.45 - £10.50
90th Percentile £28.93 - £11.50
South West median hourly rate £17.06 £24.69 £40.50
% change year-on-year -30.89% -39.04% +80.00%

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 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 1571 1421 1402
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 79.54% 83.44% 81.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1073 1029 1094
Bristol median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% - -
10th Percentile £263 £255 £263
90th Percentile £538 £551 £534
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 65 37
Bristol median hourly rate £23.00 £25.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.00% +31.58% -24.00%
10th Percentile £11.90 £12.00 £13.00
90th Percentile £46.75 £46.30 £48.50
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% -19.23% +44.44%

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 23 November 2017.

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

Service Delivery
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Service Delivery in Bristol over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Service Delivery in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Service Delivery.

1 16 (27.12%) ITIL
1 16 (27.12%) Finance
2 14 (23.73%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (22.03%) Firewall
3 13 (22.03%) Linux
4 10 (16.95%) Cisco
5 9 (15.25%) Unix
5 9 (15.25%) WebLogic
5 9 (15.25%) Load Balancing
6 8 (13.56%) Mentoring
7 7 (11.86%) BPSS Clearance
7 7 (11.86%) Data Strategy
7 7 (11.86%) Release Management
7 7 (11.86%) Security Cleared
7 7 (11.86%) Data Architecture
7 7 (11.86%) Project Management
7 7 (11.86%) PRINCE2
7 7 (11.86%) Data Modelling
7 7 (11.86%) QA
7 7 (11.86%) TOGAF
8 6 (10.17%) HTTP
8 6 (10.17%) Oracle
8 6 (10.17%) NHS
8 6 (10.17%) Microsoft
8 6 (10.17%) Open Source
8 6 (10.17%) PaaS
8 6 (10.17%) Time Management
8 6 (10.17%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (10.17%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 6 (10.17%) Process Improvement

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 9 (15.25%) WebLogic
2 4 (6.78%) EPiServer
3 3 (5.08%) Apache
3 3 (5.08%) IIS
3 3 (5.08%) JBoss
3 3 (5.08%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.69%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (5.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 3 (5.08%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.17%) PaaS
2 5 (8.47%) IaaS
3 4 (6.78%) Office 365
4 3 (5.08%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (22.03%) Firewall
2 6 (10.17%) HTTP
3 4 (6.78%) DNS
3 4 (6.78%) TCP/IP
4 3 (5.08%) Reverse Proxy
4 3 (5.08%) SMS
5 2 (3.39%) Network Security
5 2 (3.39%) WAN
6 1 (1.69%) BIG-IP
6 1 (1.69%) Broadband
6 1 (1.69%) Cisco IPT
6 1 (1.69%) Internet
6 1 (1.69%) IP Telephony
6 1 (1.69%) LAN
6 1 (1.69%) LDAP
6 1 (1.69%) MPLS
6 1 (1.69%) PPP
6 1 (1.69%) VPN
6 1 (1.69%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.17%) Oracle Database
2 5 (8.47%) MySQL
2 5 (8.47%) RDBMS
2 5 (8.47%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.39%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (8.47%) Artifactory
1 5 (8.47%) Hudson
1 5 (8.47%) Selenium
General
1 16 (27.12%) Finance
2 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.69%) Banking
3 1 (1.69%) Billing
3 1 (1.69%) German Language
3 1 (1.69%) Military
Job Titles
1 11 (18.64%) Services Delivery Manager
2 10 (16.95%) Administrator
2 10 (16.95%) Delivery Manager
3 9 (15.25%) Architect
4 8 (13.56%) Analyst
4 8 (13.56%) Service Manager
5 7 (11.86%) Data Architect
5 7 (11.86%) Senior Architect
5 7 (11.86%) Senior Data Architect
6 5 (8.47%) Project Manager
6 5 (8.47%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (6.78%) Project Administrator
8 3 (5.08%) Coordinator
8 3 (5.08%) Project Coordinator
8 3 (5.08%) Project Support Administrator
8 3 (5.08%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) Service Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) Supplier Manager
8 3 (5.08%) TOGAF Architect
8 3 (5.08%) Vendor Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.47%) .NET
2 4 (6.78%) J2EE
2 4 (6.78%) Middleware
3 3 (5.08%) ASP.NET
3 3 (5.08%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.17%) NHS
1 6 (10.17%) Public Cloud
1 6 (10.17%) User Experience
1 6 (10.17%) Virtual Team
2 3 (5.08%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.69%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (1.69%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (1.69%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 13 (22.03%) Linux
2 9 (15.25%) Unix
3 4 (6.78%) Windows
4 3 (5.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (5.08%) Solaris
5 2 (3.39%) SUSE
6 1 (1.69%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (27.12%) ITIL
2 14 (23.73%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (15.25%) Load Balancing
4 8 (13.56%) Mentoring
5 7 (11.86%) Data Architecture
5 7 (11.86%) Data Modelling
5 7 (11.86%) Data Strategy
5 7 (11.86%) PRINCE2
5 7 (11.86%) Project Management
5 7 (11.86%) Release Management
5 7 (11.86%) TOGAF
6 6 (10.17%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (10.17%) Logical Data Model
6 6 (10.17%) Open Source
6 6 (10.17%) Process Improvement
6 6 (10.17%) Time Management
7 5 (8.47%) Capacity Management
7 5 (8.47%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (6.78%) E-Commerce
8 4 (6.78%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.17%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
2 4 (6.78%) Shell Script
3 2 (3.39%) SQL
4 1 (1.69%) C#
4 1 (1.69%) Java
4 1 (1.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (11.86%) BPSS Clearance
1 7 (11.86%) Security Cleared
2 5 (8.47%) MySQL Certification
3 3 (5.08%) APMP
4 2 (3.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (3.39%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.69%) Degree
5 1 (1.69%) HNC
5 1 (1.69%) HND
5 1 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.86%) QA
2 6 (10.17%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (6.78%) SLA
4 1 (1.69%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (1.69%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (6.78%) Firmware
2 3 (5.08%) ISA Server
3 2 (3.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (10.17%) Kibana
1 6 (10.17%) logstash
2 4 (6.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.69%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (1.69%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (16.95%) Cisco
2 6 (10.17%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.17%) Oracle
3 5 (8.47%) Red Hat
4 3 (5.08%) BEA
4 3 (5.08%) CheckPoint
4 3 (5.08%) F5
4 3 (5.08%) IBM
4 3 (5.08%) Nokia
5 2 (3.39%) VMware
6 1 (1.69%) Blue Coat
6 1 (1.69%) CA
6 1 (1.69%) Ericsson
6 1 (1.69%) HP
6 1 (1.69%) Huawei
6 1 (1.69%) IronPort
6 1 (1.69%) McAfee
6 1 (1.69%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.69%) SolarWinds