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 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Services Delivery
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 31 28 30
Rank change year-on-year -3 +2  
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 12 17 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 3.39% 4.80% 1.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.91% 5.76% 2.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 6
Median daily rate £400 £445 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.05% +71.15%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £502 £537 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £25.00 £14.85
% change year-on-year -34.00% +68.35%  

Service Delivery is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Coventry
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 307 295 235
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 86.72% 83.33% 75.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 195 126
Median daily rate £445 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.70% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 5 12
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.26% -15.55%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.70 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.00 £35.00 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Service Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry citing Service Delivery as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Service Delivery in Coventry.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Delivery in Coventry

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Service Delivery.

1 13 (52.00%) Project Management
2 10 (40.00%) Service Management
2 10 (40.00%) ITIL
3 9 (36.00%) Finance
4 7 (28.00%) Information Assurance
5 5 (20.00%) ITSM
5 5 (20.00%) Transition Management
6 4 (16.00%) Data Migration
6 4 (16.00%) Line Management
6 4 (16.00%) Migration
7 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
7 3 (12.00%) Risk Management
7 3 (12.00%) Operations Management
7 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (12.00%) Disclosure Scotland
7 3 (12.00%) ServiceNow
8 2 (8.00%) PMO
8 2 (8.00%) IT Strategy
8 2 (8.00%) People Management
8 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
8 2 (8.00%) Coaching
8 2 (8.00%) CRM
8 2 (8.00%) Marketing
8 2 (8.00%) Degree
8 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
8 2 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (8.00%) Scrum
8 2 (8.00%) Automotive

Service Delivery
Top Related 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 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Network Security
General
1 9 (36.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Automotive
2 2 (8.00%) Marketing
3 1 (4.00%) Advertising
3 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Service Manager
2 8 (32.00%) Delivery Manager
3 7 (28.00%) Services Delivery Manager
4 6 (24.00%) Transition Manager
5 5 (20.00%) Project Manager
5 5 (20.00%) Service Transition Manager
6 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 2 (8.00%) Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) Business Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) IT Manager
7 2 (8.00%) IT Services Delivery Manager
7 2 (8.00%) IT Services Manager
8 1 (4.00%) Architect
8 1 (4.00%) Business IT Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Development Manager
8 1 (4.00%) IT Business Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Operations Manager
8 1 (4.00%) Senior Manager
8 1 (4.00%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.00%) PMI
2 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Project Management
2 10 (40.00%) ITIL
2 10 (40.00%) Service Management
3 7 (28.00%) Information Assurance
4 5 (20.00%) ITSM
4 5 (20.00%) Transition Management
5 4 (16.00%) Data Migration
5 4 (16.00%) Line Management
5 4 (16.00%) Migration
6 3 (12.00%) Operations Management
6 3 (12.00%) Risk Management
7 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (8.00%) Coaching
7 2 (8.00%) CRM
7 2 (8.00%) IT Strategy
7 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
7 2 (8.00%) People Management
7 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
7 2 (8.00%) Scrum
7 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
1 2 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (8.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (4.00%) SAP