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 26 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
Gloucestershire / Gloucester
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 17 21
Rank change year-on-year -1 +4  
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 4 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 3.81% 2.97% 2.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.65% 3.53% 2.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 2
Median daily rate £250 £463 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -46.03% +12.30%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £414 £365 £387
% change year-on-year +13.49% -5.74%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 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 86 85 69
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 81.90% 84.16% 69.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 55 56
Median daily rate £350 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.67% -3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £550 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
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 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 26 June 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 26 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 Gloucester region with a requirement for Service Delivery.

1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Apple
2 6 (54.55%) Network Management
2 6 (54.55%) DBS Check
3 5 (45.45%) Time Management
4 4 (36.36%) Incident Management
5 3 (27.27%) Finance
5 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
5 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (27.27%) Mac OS
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (27.27%) Apple iOS
5 3 (27.27%) Internet
5 3 (27.27%) VMware
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
5 3 (27.27%) Citrix
5 3 (27.27%) DHCP
5 3 (27.27%) DNS
5 3 (27.27%) SLA
6 2 (18.18%) ITIL
6 2 (18.18%) APACS
6 2 (18.18%) Wireless
6 2 (18.18%) EMV
6 2 (18.18%) Gemalto
6 2 (18.18%) Mac OS X
6 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
6 2 (18.18%) Windows 7

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 (9.09%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (18.18%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) DHCP
1 3 (27.27%) DNS
1 3 (27.27%) Internet
2 2 (18.18%) Wireless
3 1 (9.09%) LAN
3 1 (9.09%) Unified Communications
3 1 (9.09%) WAN
3 1 (9.09%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
2 2 (18.18%) Investment Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Military
3 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (18.18%) Assistant Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Customer Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Customer Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Customer Support Technician
2 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Support Technician
3 1 (9.09%) 1st Line Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) DBA
3 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared DBA
3 1 (9.09%) Problem Manager
3 1 (9.09%) SQL DBA
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) APACS
1 2 (18.18%) EMV
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Apple iOS
2 3 (27.27%) Mac OS
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (18.18%) Mac OS X
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Network Management
2 5 (45.45%) Time Management
3 4 (36.36%) Incident Management
4 2 (18.18%) ITIL
4 2 (18.18%) Migration
4 2 (18.18%) Personalization
5 1 (9.09%) Change Management
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (9.09%) CRM
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Improvement
5 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
5 1 (9.09%) Quality Management
5 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Management
5 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (9.09%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) DBS Check
2 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
3 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) Degree
4 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) Apple
3 3 (27.27%) Citrix
3 3 (27.27%) VMware
4 2 (18.18%) Gemalto
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco
5 1 (9.09%) Nortel
5 1 (9.09%) Siemens