Period
to 16 October 2018

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 16 October 2018 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
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 48 66
Rank change year-on-year -7 +18 -17
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 20 12 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 2.30% 1.78% 2.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.77% 2.14% 2.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 14
Coventry median daily rate £414 £375 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.40% -14.77% -25.11%
10th Percentile £253 £246 £286
90th Percentile £645 £538 £600
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Coventry median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year -20.00% +29.03% -22.50%

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 721 562 871
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 82.97% 83.51% 88.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 457 378 583
Coventry median daily rate £450 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £277 £221 £300
90th Percentile £575 £531 £540
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 30 19
Coventry median hourly rate £14.25 £22.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.67% +50.00% -23.08%
10th Percentile £11.95 £11.18 £11.45
90th Percentile £38.75 £44.38 £39.00
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £24.99 £17.50
% change year-on-year -39.98% +42.80% -18.60%

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 16 October 2018.

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 16 October 2018, 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 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (40.00%) Service Management
3 7 (35.00%) Coaching
4 5 (25.00%) ITIL
4 5 (25.00%) Scrum
5 4 (20.00%) Finance
5 4 (20.00%) Acceptance Criteria
6 3 (15.00%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
6 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (15.00%) SLA
6 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (15.00%) CRM
6 3 (15.00%) Project Management
6 3 (15.00%) Supplier Management
7 2 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
7 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (10.00%) HP
7 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
7 2 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (10.00%) Office 365
7 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
7 2 (10.00%) Creative Thinking
8 1 (5.00%) Strategic Thinking
8 1 (5.00%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (5.00%) Decision-Making
8 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (5.00%) OneDrive

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:

Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Retail
1 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 1 (5.00%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Office 365
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Intranet
1 1 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.00%) Marketing
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Agile Scrum Master
1 4 (20.00%) Analyst
1 4 (20.00%) Scrum Master
2 3 (15.00%) Agile Coach
2 3 (15.00%) Business Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) Digital Agile Coach
2 3 (15.00%) Digital Transformation
3 2 (10.00%) Agile Delivery Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (10.00%) IT Manager
3 2 (10.00%) IT Services Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Service Assurance Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Service Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Business Change Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Business Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Change Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
1 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (5.00%) jQuery
1 1 (5.00%) LDAP
1 1 (5.00%) OAuth
1 1 (5.00%) WCF
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (40.00%) Service Management
3 7 (35.00%) Coaching
4 5 (25.00%) ITIL
4 5 (25.00%) Scrum
5 4 (20.00%) Acceptance Criteria
6 3 (15.00%) CRM
6 3 (15.00%) Project Management
6 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
6 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (15.00%) Supplier Management
7 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (10.00%) Creative Thinking
7 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
7 2 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (5.00%) Customer Requirements
8 1 (5.00%) Cutover Planning
8 1 (5.00%) Defect Management
8 1 (5.00%) Defect Tracking
8 1 (5.00%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
1 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) SLA
2 2 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (5.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) HP
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (5.00%) SAP