Period
to 23 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dudley 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 23 February 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
West Midlands > Dudley
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 5 6
Rank change year-on-year +2 +1 -
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 12 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dudley 52.17% 15.38% 6.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 66.67% 25.00% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 1
Dudley median daily rate £210 £103 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +104.88% -73.72% -
West Midlands median daily rate £350 £419 £413
% change year-on-year -16.42% +1.52% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Dudley median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £23.50 -
% change year-on-year -36.17% - -

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 Dudley with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Dudley
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 18 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dudley 78.26% 61.54% 53.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 3 6
Dudley median daily rate £268 £103 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +160.98% -60.58% -13.33%
10th Percentile £200 £101 £158
90th Percentile £509 £125 £373
West Midlands median daily rate £410 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +2.50% +3.23% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Dudley median hourly rate - £16.75 -
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £21.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year +14.94% +8.75% -11.11%

Service Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in Dudley

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

Job vacancy trend for Service Delivery in Dudley

Service Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dudley

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Delivery in Dudley

Service Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Dudley

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Service Delivery in Dudley over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Service Delivery in Dudley

Service Delivery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Dudley

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Delivery in Dudley

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 Dudley region with a requirement for Service Delivery.

1 12 (100.00%) Network Management
2 10 (83.33%) Cisco ASA
2 10 (83.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 10 (83.33%) Performance Metrics
2 10 (83.33%) Cisco
2 10 (83.33%) MPLS
2 10 (83.33%) DHCP
2 10 (83.33%) VPN
2 10 (83.33%) Wireless
3 8 (66.67%) Network Design
3 8 (66.67%) Statistics
4 6 (50.00%) Validation
5 5 (41.67%) Firewall
5 5 (41.67%) Service Management
5 5 (41.67%) ITIL
6 4 (33.33%) CCIE
6 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (33.33%) WAN
7 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
7 3 (25.00%) Problem Management
7 3 (25.00%) Service Design
7 3 (25.00%) ITIL V3
8 2 (16.67%) High Availability
8 2 (16.67%) Capacity Management
8 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (16.67%) Analytical Thinking
8 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
8 2 (16.67%) Data Centre Operations
8 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure

Service Delivery
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dudley 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:

Communications & Networking
1 10 (83.33%) Cisco ASA
1 10 (83.33%) Cisco Nexus
1 10 (83.33%) DHCP
1 10 (83.33%) MPLS
1 10 (83.33%) VPN
1 10 (83.33%) Wireless
2 5 (41.67%) Firewall
3 4 (33.33%) WAN
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) Network Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Network Specialist
3 3 (25.00%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (16.67%) Data Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Data Centre Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Data Centre Operations Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
1 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Network Management
2 10 (83.33%) Performance Metrics
3 8 (66.67%) Network Design
3 8 (66.67%) Statistics
4 6 (50.00%) Validation
5 5 (41.67%) ITIL
5 5 (41.67%) Service Management
6 3 (25.00%) ITIL V3
6 3 (25.00%) Problem Management
6 3 (25.00%) Service Design
7 2 (16.67%) Analytical Thinking
7 2 (16.67%) Capacity Management
7 2 (16.67%) Change Management
7 2 (16.67%) Data Centre Operations
7 2 (16.67%) High Availability
7 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
7 2 (16.67%) ITSM
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) CCIE
1 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (16.67%) MCSE
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (16.67%) RHCE
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Cisco
2 2 (16.67%) Citrix
2 2 (16.67%) Dell
2 2 (16.67%) Motorola
2 2 (16.67%) NetApp
2 2 (16.67%) VMware