The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Doncaster 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 27 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.

Services Delivery
South Yorkshire / Doncaster
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 - 11
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Doncaster 5.26% - 4.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.53% - 5.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £206 - £450
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 Doncaster with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Doncaster
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 19 17 35
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Doncaster 50.00% 62.96% 85.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 12 24
Median daily rate £363 £250 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +45.00% -28.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £160 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £28.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +40.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -5.84% +27.48%  

Service Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in Doncaster

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Doncaster 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 Doncaster

Service Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Doncaster

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Delivery in Doncaster

Service Delivery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Doncaster

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Delivery in Doncaster

Service Delivery
Top 8 Co-occurring IT Skills in Doncaster

For the 6 months to 27 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 Doncaster region with a requirement for Service Delivery.

1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 3 (100.00%) System Integration Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Issue Tracking
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL

Service Delivery
Co-occurring IT Skills in Doncaster 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:

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Issue Tracking
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (100.00%) System Integration Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree