The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 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 28 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
Gloucestershire / Gloucester
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 19 17
Rank change year-on-year +3 -2  
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 7 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 6.42% 1.83% 4.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.69% 2.74% 7.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 1
Median daily rate £113 £131 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.28% -69.11%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £24.00 £14.85
% change year-on-year -31.25% +61.61%  

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 Gloucester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Gloucester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 91 73 83
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 83.49% 66.97% 64.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 48 53
Median daily rate £400 £325 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.07% -17.92%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £130 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
Median hourly rate £9.19 £12.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.41% -58.62%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -6.49% +27.48%  

Service Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucester 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 Gloucester

Service Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Delivery in Gloucester

Service Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Service Delivery in Gloucester over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Service Delivery in Gloucester

Service Delivery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Delivery in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 28 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 Gloucester region with a requirement for Service Delivery.

1 11 (55.00%) Windows
1 11 (55.00%) Apple
1 11 (55.00%) Network Management
2 10 (50.00%) DBS Check
2 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (50.00%) Time Management
3 9 (45.00%) Security Cleared
4 8 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 8 (40.00%) SLA
5 7 (35.00%) Business Analysis
6 6 (30.00%) Incident Management
6 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (30.00%) VMware
6 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
6 6 (30.00%) Citrix
6 6 (30.00%) DHCP
6 6 (30.00%) DNS
6 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (25.00%) Windows 7
7 5 (25.00%) Apple iOS
7 5 (25.00%) Windows Server
7 5 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 5 (25.00%) Windows 8
7 5 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (25.00%) Mac OS X
7 5 (25.00%) MS Office
7 5 (25.00%) SAP
7 5 (25.00%) Manufacturing
7 5 (25.00%) Wireless

Service Delivery
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucester 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 1 (5.00%) Apache
1 1 (5.00%) Apache Pig
1 1 (5.00%) Apache Spark
1 1 (5.00%) Confluence
1 1 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) MS Office
1 5 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) DHCP
1 6 (30.00%) DNS
2 5 (25.00%) Internet
2 5 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Apache Accumulo
1 1 (5.00%) Big Data
1 1 (5.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (5.00%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (5.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.00%) JIRA
1 1 (5.00%) Selenium
General
1 5 (25.00%) Electronics
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
1 5 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 5 (25.00%) Marketing
1 5 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.00%) Law
2 1 (5.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) 1st Line Support
2 7 (35.00%) Support Engineer
3 6 (30.00%) 1st Line Engineer
3 6 (30.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 5 (25.00%) Customer Engineer
4 5 (25.00%) Customer Support Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Architect
5 3 (15.00%) Service Architect
5 3 (15.00%) Service Manager
6 2 (10.00%) Customer Support Technician
6 2 (10.00%) Support Technician
7 1 (5.00%) Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Business Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Business Change Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Business Manager
7 1 (5.00%) Business Process Manager
7 1 (5.00%) Java Software Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Problem Manager
7 1 (5.00%) Process Manager
7 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Apache Camel
1 1 (5.00%) CSS
1 1 (5.00%) HTML
1 1 (5.00%) jQuery
1 1 (5.00%) REST
1 1 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) Windows
2 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 5 (25.00%) Mac OS
3 5 (25.00%) Mac OS X
3 5 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 5 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Network Management
2 10 (50.00%) Time Management
3 7 (35.00%) Business Analysis
4 6 (30.00%) Incident Management
5 5 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
5 5 (25.00%) Programme Management
6 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (15.00%) Target Operating Model
7 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (10.00%) ITIL
7 2 (10.00%) Scrum
8 1 (5.00%) Business Process Analysis
8 1 (5.00%) Change Management
8 1 (5.00%) CRM
8 1 (5.00%) OO
8 1 (5.00%) OOD
8 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
8 1 (5.00%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) Java
1 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (5.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) DBS Check
2 9 (45.00%) Security Cleared
3 8 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Kibana
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Apple
2 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (30.00%) Citrix
3 6 (30.00%) VMware
4 5 (25.00%) SAP