The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 25 June 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 West / Dorset
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 32 19
Rank change year-on-year +16 -13  
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 9 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 6.92% 0.79% 3.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.57% 1.03% 4.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 5
Median daily rate £425 £370 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.86% +4.96%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £370 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £370 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £416 £365 £387
% change year-on-year +13.97% -5.68%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £11.42 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £23.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -30.43% +43.75%  

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 Dorset with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Dorset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 105 195 149
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 80.77% 77.08% 78.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 140 84
Median daily rate £375 £400 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +15.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £534 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 10
Median hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -23.07%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Service Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset 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 Dorset

Service Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Delivery in Dorset

Service Delivery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Delivery in Dorset

Service Delivery
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

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 Dorset region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wimborne - 3 - - 1
Service Delivery
South West

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Service Delivery.

1 8 (80.00%) Migration
2 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (60.00%) Windows 8
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (50.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 5 (50.00%) MobileIron
3 5 (50.00%) Skype
3 5 (50.00%) AirWatch
3 5 (50.00%) Windows 10
3 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (50.00%) Symantec
3 5 (50.00%) SCCM
3 5 (50.00%) SCOM
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (50.00%) Skype for Business
3 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (40.00%) Systems Analysis
4 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (30.00%) vSphere
5 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
5 3 (30.00%) SAN
5 3 (30.00%) VMware
5 3 (30.00%) Aerospace
6 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
6 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
6 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (10.00%) vRealize

Service Delivery
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) Skype
2 3 (30.00%) SAN
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 3 (30.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Analyst
2 6 (60.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Data Centre Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Migration Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Migration Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Service Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Active Directory Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Active Directory Support
4 2 (20.00%) Active Directory Support Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Data Centre Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Active Directory Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Active Directory Migration Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Active Directory Support Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (10.00%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
1 6 (60.00%) Windows 8
2 5 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Migration
2 4 (40.00%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) Use Case
3 1 (10.00%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (30.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) AirWatch
1 5 (50.00%) SCCM
1 5 (50.00%) SCOM
1 5 (50.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (10.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (10.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (50.00%) MobileIron
1 5 (50.00%) Symantec
2 3 (30.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) EMC
Wimborne, Dorset
AMS contingency
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 18 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Stonewater
Rate: c. £35,000 (subject to experience)
Posted: 16 days ago