Period
to 19 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry 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 19 January 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.

Services Delivery
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 68 65 56
Rank change year-on-year -3 -9 -8
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 12 5 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 1.40% 0.65% 2.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.62% 0.77% 2.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 19
Coventry median daily rate £469 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -11.76% -19.05%
10th Percentile £358 £363 £361
90th Percentile £663 £388 £600
West Midlands median daily rate £435 £375 £405
% change year-on-year +16.00% -7.41% -2.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Coventry median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £26.50 £13.60 £18.00
% change year-on-year +94.92% -24.47% -

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 Coventry with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Coventry
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 743 652 887
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 86.80% 85.23% 90.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 483 439 636
Coventry median daily rate £450 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +10.67%
10th Percentile £290 £256 £281
90th Percentile £575 £541 £550
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 26 24
Coventry median hourly rate £13.00 £22.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.91% +41.94% -18.42%
10th Percentile £10.88 £11.88 £10.75
90th Percentile £35.50 £37.63 £28.63
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.00 £24.98 £18.94
% change year-on-year -35.95% +31.89% -5.30%

Service Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for Service Delivery in Coventry

Service Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Delivery in Coventry

Service Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Service Delivery in Coventry over the 6 months to 19 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Service Delivery in Coventry

Service Delivery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Delivery in Coventry

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Service Delivery.

1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Service Management
3 3 (25.00%) ITIL
3 3 (25.00%) SOA
3 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Coaching
4 2 (16.67%) DevOps
4 2 (16.67%) Coaching
4 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (16.67%) Public Cloud
4 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
4 2 (16.67%) Acceptance Criteria
4 2 (16.67%) Decision-Making
4 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 2 (16.67%) WAN
4 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (16.67%) CRM
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) TOGAF
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (16.67%) Kanban
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (8.33%) Office 365
5 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure

Service Delivery
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 1 (8.33%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Retail
1 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) Office 365
2 1 (8.33%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) Intranet
2 1 (8.33%) LAN
2 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (8.33%) Aerospace
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Architect
1 5 (41.67%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Coach
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Scrum Master
2 2 (16.67%) Digital Agile Coach
2 2 (16.67%) Digital Transformation
2 2 (16.67%) Scrum Master
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Cutover Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Data Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Incident Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Network Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Solutions Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (8.33%) jQuery
1 1 (8.33%) OAuth
1 1 (8.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (16.67%) Public Cloud
3 1 (8.33%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Service Management
3 3 (25.00%) ITIL
3 3 (25.00%) SOA
4 2 (16.67%) Acceptance Criteria
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Coaching
4 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (16.67%) Coaching
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (16.67%) CRM
4 2 (16.67%) Decision-Making
4 2 (16.67%) DevOps
4 2 (16.67%) Kanban
4 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (16.67%) TOGAF
5 1 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Identification
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
1 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) BMC
2 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (8.33%) Citrix
2 1 (8.33%) F5
2 1 (8.33%) Infoblox
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Remedy
2 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (8.33%) VMware