Period
to 16 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon 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 November 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
South West > Devon
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 45 -
Rank change year-on-year +6 - +55
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 15 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 3.26% 1.21% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.84% 1.38% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 0
Devon median daily rate £402 £283 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.31% - -
South West median daily rate £413 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -2.88% +13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Devon median hourly rate £15.50 £40.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -61.73% - -
South West median hourly rate £27.36 £17.06 £22.00
% change year-on-year +60.32% -22.44% -46.99%

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 Devon with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Devon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 391 507 383
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 85.00% 87.56% 81.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 303 233
Devon median daily rate £377 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.74% +14.29% -1.48%
10th Percentile £263 £225 £185
90th Percentile £527 £548 £494
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 27 42
Devon median hourly rate £15.50 £35.00 £28.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -55.71% +24.39% +48.09%
10th Percentile £9.15 £21.19 £11.00
90th Percentile £38.88 £46.75 £51.32
South West median hourly rate £41.53 £35.00 £29.05
% change year-on-year +18.66% +20.48% -23.55%

Service Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for Service Delivery in Devon

Service Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Delivery in Devon

Service Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Service Delivery in Devon over the 6 months to 16 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Service Delivery in Devon

Service Delivery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Delivery in Devon

Service Delivery
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Delivery within the Devon region over the 6 months to 16 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter +8 11 £350 -20.00% 1
Plymouth +11 1 - -
Service Delivery
South West

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 Devon region with a requirement for Service Delivery.

1 11 (73.33%) PRINCE2
2 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (53.33%) Finance
4 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 6 (40.00%) SC Cleared
5 5 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (26.67%) Workshop Facilitation
7 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Transformation
7 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (13.33%) Windows
8 2 (13.33%) Project Management
8 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
8 2 (13.33%) PMO
9 1 (6.67%) vCenter Server
9 1 (6.67%) Proactive Management
9 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
9 1 (6.67%) Two-Factor Authentication
9 1 (6.67%) Multi-Factor Authentication
9 1 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (6.67%) Scrum
9 1 (6.67%) VMware
9 1 (6.67%) Juniper
9 1 (6.67%) SAN
9 1 (6.67%) Firmware
9 1 (6.67%) McAfee
9 1 (6.67%) Sophos
9 1 (6.67%) Publishing
9 1 (6.67%) Migration

Service Delivery
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 (6.67%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Towers Watson Igloo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (6.67%) NAS
1 1 (6.67%) SAN
1 1 (6.67%) SMS
1 1 (6.67%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 8 (53.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Project Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Project Officer
2 2 (13.33%) Project Support Officer
2 2 (13.33%) Support Officer
3 1 (6.67%) Agile Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Business Change Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) DBA
3 1 (6.67%) Delivery Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) ICT Manager
3 1 (6.67%) ICT Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) PMO Officer
3 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Programme Planner
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Programme Planner
3 1 (6.67%) SQL DBA
3 1 (6.67%) Support Assistant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
1 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (6.67%) CentOS
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Ubuntu
2 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
2 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) PRINCE2
2 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (26.67%) Workshop Facilitation
4 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Transformation
5 2 (13.33%) Project Management
6 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (6.67%) Change Control
6 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
6 1 (6.67%) Migration
6 1 (6.67%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 1 (6.67%) Proactive Management
6 1 (6.67%) Scrum
6 1 (6.67%) Signal Processing
6 1 (6.67%) Statistics
6 1 (6.67%) Two-Factor Authentication
6 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) PMO
2 1 (6.67%) JSP 440
2 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) Firmware
1 1 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Capita
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco
1 1 (6.67%) HP
1 1 (6.67%) Juniper
1 1 (6.67%) McAfee
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.67%) Sophos
1 1 (6.67%) VMware