Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 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
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 46 33
Rank change year-on-year +28 -13 +7
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 23 2 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 7.85% 0.45% 3.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.62% 0.60% 4.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 1 9
Dorset median daily rate £425 £370 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.86% -7.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £315 £360 £311
90th Percentile £450 £380 £539
South West median daily rate £425 £378 £375
% change year-on-year +12.58% +0.67% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Dorset median hourly rate - £27.38 -
South West median hourly rate £17.06 £22.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year -22.44% -46.99% +84.44%

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 Dorset with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Dorset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 239 333 334
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 81.57% 75.00% 75.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 241 183
Dorset median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% - +13.64%
10th Percentile £205 £231 £231
90th Percentile £500 £525 £538
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 11 50
Dorset median hourly rate £41.15 £22.00 £41.24
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +87.05% -46.65% +146.65%
10th Percentile £11.45 £14.25 £24.73
90th Percentile £48.75 £28.65 £46.77
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £38.77
% change year-on-year +11.11% -18.75% +47.70%

Service Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Service Delivery in Dorset over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Wimborne - 3 - -
Blandford Forum - 2 £161 -
Service Delivery
South West

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 19 (82.61%) Migration
2 15 (65.22%) Windows
2 15 (65.22%) Active Directory
3 14 (60.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (60.87%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (52.17%) Windows 10
4 12 (52.17%) Windows 8
5 11 (47.83%) VMware
5 11 (47.83%) MS Exchange
5 11 (47.83%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (47.83%) Windows 7
6 10 (43.48%) Skype for Business
6 10 (43.48%) SCCM
6 10 (43.48%) SCOM
6 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
6 10 (43.48%) Symantec
6 10 (43.48%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 10 (43.48%) MobileIron
6 10 (43.48%) Skype
6 10 (43.48%) AirWatch
7 9 (39.13%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (39.13%) Systems Analysis
8 8 (34.78%) vSphere
8 8 (34.78%) SAN
8 8 (34.78%) Data Centre
9 3 (13.04%) Aerospace
9 3 (13.04%) Apple
9 3 (13.04%) Citrix
9 3 (13.04%) DHCP
9 3 (13.04%) DNS

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 11 (47.83%) Exchange Server 2010
1 11 (47.83%) MS Exchange
2 10 (43.48%) Skype for Business
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 10 (43.48%) Skype
2 8 (34.78%) SAN
3 3 (13.04%) DHCP
3 3 (13.04%) DNS
4 2 (8.70%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (4.35%) LAN
5 1 (4.35%) WAN
General
1 3 (13.04%) Aerospace
2 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (91.30%) Analyst
2 12 (52.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 9 (39.13%) Active Directory Analyst
3 9 (39.13%) Active Directory Support
3 9 (39.13%) Active Directory Support Analyst
4 8 (34.78%) Infrastructure Support
4 8 (34.78%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 8 (34.78%) Migration Analyst
4 8 (34.78%) Migration Engineer
5 7 (30.43%) VMware Engineer
6 6 (26.09%) Data Centre Analyst
6 6 (26.09%) Service Analyst
7 5 (21.74%) Data Centre Engineer
8 4 (17.39%) Support Engineer
9 2 (8.70%) Active Directory Engineer
9 2 (8.70%) Active Directory Support Engineer
9 2 (8.70%) Desktop Engineer
9 2 (8.70%) Desktop Support
9 2 (8.70%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 1 (4.35%) IT Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (34.78%) Data Centre
3 2 (8.70%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 15 (65.22%) Windows
2 14 (60.87%) Windows Server 2008
2 14 (60.87%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (52.17%) Windows 10
3 12 (52.17%) Windows 8
4 11 (47.83%) Windows 7
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (82.61%) Migration
2 9 (39.13%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (8.70%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) DBS Check
1 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
1 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 15 (65.22%) Active Directory
2 8 (34.78%) vSphere
3 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (43.48%) AirWatch
1 10 (43.48%) SCCM
1 10 (43.48%) SCOM
1 10 (43.48%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (8.70%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (8.70%) vRealize
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) VMware
2 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 10 (43.48%) MobileIron
2 10 (43.48%) Symantec
3 3 (13.04%) Apple
3 3 (13.04%) Citrix
4 2 (8.70%) Cisco
4 2 (8.70%) EMC
5 1 (4.35%) Google
5 1 (4.35%) McAfee