Period
to 21 January 2019

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 21 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
South West > Devon
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 36 46 50
Rank change year-on-year +10 +4 -2
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 15 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 3.26% 1.01% 1.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.67% 1.18% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 2
Devon median daily rate £320 £283 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.27% -46.19% +100.00%
10th Percentile £121 £266 £483
90th Percentile £424 £299 £548
South West median daily rate £395 £425 £409
% change year-on-year -7.06% +3.98% +16.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Devon median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £24.91 £15.50 £27.38
% change year-on-year +60.71% -43.39% -32.40%

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 409 425 392
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 88.91% 85.51% 84.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 247 242
Devon median daily rate £410 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £250 £205 £185
90th Percentile £600 £575 £500
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 27 37
Devon median hourly rate £34.50 £37.50 £23.28
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.00% +61.12% -37.09%
10th Percentile £10.35 £21.22 £10.80
90th Percentile £40.35 £47.70 £48.00
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £31.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +29.03% -11.43% -10.54%

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 21 January 2019.

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 21 January 2019. 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 +4 13 £320 - 1
Service Delivery
South West

For the 6 months to 21 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 Devon region with a requirement for Service Delivery.

1 10 (66.67%) Finance
2 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (53.33%) PRINCE2
4 5 (33.33%) Windows
4 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
5 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
6 3 (20.00%) Smartphone
6 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Transformation
6 3 (20.00%) Workshop Facilitation
7 2 (13.33%) PMO
7 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (13.33%) Marketing
7 2 (13.33%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (13.33%) Android
7 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (13.33%) SAP
7 2 (13.33%) Apple
7 2 (13.33%) Service Management
7 2 (13.33%) ITSM
7 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
7 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
7 2 (13.33%) Migration
7 2 (13.33%) Electronics
7 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
8 1 (6.67%) Asset Management

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:

Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
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
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) JIRA
General
1 10 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Electronics
2 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (13.33%) Marketing
2 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (13.33%) Analyst
1 2 (13.33%) IT Analyst
1 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
1 2 (13.33%) Project Officer
1 2 (13.33%) Project Support Officer
1 2 (13.33%) Service Analyst
1 2 (13.33%) Service Desk Analyst
1 2 (13.33%) Support Officer
2 1 (6.67%) DBA
2 1 (6.67%) IT Technician
2 1 (6.67%) PMO Officer
2 1 (6.67%) Programme Planner
2 1 (6.67%) Public Sector Project Manager
2 1 (6.67%) Senior Programme Planner
2 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Technician
2 1 (6.67%) SQL DBA
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server DBA
2 1 (6.67%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Smartphone
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Android
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (53.33%) PRINCE2
3 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Transformation
4 3 (20.00%) Workshop Facilitation
5 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (13.33%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (13.33%) ITSM
5 2 (13.33%) Migration
5 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
5 2 (13.33%) Service Management
6 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
6 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
6 1 (6.67%) Change Management
6 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (6.67%) CRM
6 1 (6.67%) ITIL
6 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
6 1 (6.67%) Project Management
6 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) PMO
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Apple
2 2 (13.33%) SAP