Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Colchester 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 18 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
Essex > Colchester
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 23 23
Rank change year-on-year +21 0 +5
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 13 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Colchester 31.71% 3.61% 1.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 39.39% 4.35% 2.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 2
Colchester median daily rate £475 - £338
10th Percentile £409 - £284
90th Percentile £551 - £381
Essex median daily rate £475 £184 £423
% change year-on-year +158.50% -56.51% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Colchester median hourly rate - £16.50 -
Essex median hourly rate £13.72 £16.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -16.88% -45.00% -

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 Colchester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Colchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 33 69 97
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Colchester 80.49% 83.13% 93.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 18 51
Colchester median daily rate £450 £449 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.28% +8.79% +26.92%
10th Percentile £373 £163 £275
90th Percentile £550 £598 £488
Essex median daily rate £500 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +42.86% -12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 47 39
Colchester median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
10th Percentile £15.70 £15.75 £15.75
90th Percentile £18.85 £18.15 £19.50
Essex median hourly rate £31.27 £31.50 £31.51
% change year-on-year -0.75% -0.03% +5.03%

Service Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in Colchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Service Delivery in Colchester

Service Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Colchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Delivery in Colchester

Service Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Colchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Service Delivery in Colchester over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Service Delivery in Colchester

Service Delivery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Colchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Delivery in Colchester

For the 6 months to 18 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 Colchester region with a requirement for Service Delivery.

1 11 (84.62%) ITIL
2 9 (69.23%) SAP
2 9 (69.23%) ERP
3 8 (61.54%) SAP MM
3 8 (61.54%) SAP FSCM
4 5 (38.46%) People Management
5 4 (30.77%) Transition Management
5 4 (30.77%) Project Management
6 3 (23.08%) CIMA
6 3 (23.08%) Middleware
6 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
6 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
6 3 (23.08%) SAP ERP
6 3 (23.08%) ACCA
6 3 (23.08%) Billing
7 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (15.38%) Office 365
7 2 (15.38%) Problem Management
7 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
7 2 (15.38%) Desktop Virtualisation
7 2 (15.38%) DNS
7 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
7 2 (15.38%) Windows
7 2 (15.38%) Firewall
7 2 (15.38%) Finance
8 1 (7.69%) Migration
8 1 (7.69%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (7.69%) SAP CO
8 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
8 1 (7.69%) Programme Management

Service Delivery
Co-occurring IT Skills in Colchester 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 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (61.54%) SAP FSCM
1 8 (61.54%) SAP MM
2 3 (23.08%) SAP ERP
3 1 (7.69%) SAP CO
3 1 (7.69%) SAP FI
3 1 (7.69%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (7.69%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365
2 1 (7.69%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) DNS
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 3 (23.08%) Billing
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Delivery Manager
1 8 (61.54%) SAP Delivery Manager
1 8 (61.54%) SAP Manager
2 5 (38.46%) ERP Manager
3 3 (23.08%) SAP Service Delivery Manager
3 3 (23.08%) Service Manager
3 3 (23.08%) Services Delivery Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (15.38%) SAP Support
4 2 (15.38%) SAP Support Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Support Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) DBA
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Service Support Manager
5 1 (7.69%) SQL DBA
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) ITIL
2 9 (69.23%) ERP
3 5 (38.46%) People Management
4 4 (30.77%) Project Management
4 4 (30.77%) Transition Management
5 2 (15.38%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (15.38%) Problem Management
6 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
6 1 (7.69%) High Availability
6 1 (7.69%) Migration
6 1 (7.69%) Performance Measurement
6 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
6 1 (7.69%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
1 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) ACCA
1 3 (23.08%) CIMA
2 1 (7.69%) MCSA
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) SAP
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat