The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 / Gloucestershire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 41 45
Rank change year-on-year +1 +4  
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 5 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.55% 2.33% 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.95% 3.04% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 4
Median daily rate £250 £469 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -46.70% +10.38%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £416 £365 £387
% change year-on-year +13.97% -5.68%  
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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 256 362 349
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 79.50% 76.53% 77.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 208 232
Median daily rate £350 £413 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.15% +1.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £308 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £600 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 14 19
Median hourly rate £45.00 £27.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +63.63% -  
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 Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

Service Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Delivery in Gloucestershire

Service Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Service Delivery in Gloucestershire over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Service Delivery in Gloucestershire

Service Delivery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Delivery in Gloucestershire

Service Delivery
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire 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
Gloucester -1 4 £250 -46.03% 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Service Delivery.

1 8 (50.00%) Windows
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
3 6 (37.50%) Time Management
3 6 (37.50%) Network Management
3 6 (37.50%) DBS Check
3 6 (37.50%) ITIL
3 6 (37.50%) Apple
4 5 (31.25%) Finance
5 4 (25.00%) Incident Management
6 3 (18.75%) VMware
6 3 (18.75%) Internet
6 3 (18.75%) Citrix
6 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
6 3 (18.75%) DNS
6 3 (18.75%) SLA
6 3 (18.75%) Cisco
6 3 (18.75%) LAN
6 3 (18.75%) WLAN
6 3 (18.75%) WAN
6 3 (18.75%) DHCP
6 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Office
6 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (18.75%) Apple iOS
6 3 (18.75%) Mac OS
6 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
6 3 (18.75%) DV Cleared
6 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (18.75%) Wireless

Service Delivery
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 2 (12.50%) Skype for Business
2 1 (6.25%) Apache
2 1 (6.25%) Apache Pig
2 1 (6.25%) Apache Spark
2 1 (6.25%) Confluence
2 1 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) DHCP
1 3 (18.75%) DNS
1 3 (18.75%) Internet
1 3 (18.75%) LAN
1 3 (18.75%) WAN
1 3 (18.75%) Wireless
1 3 (18.75%) WLAN
2 2 (12.50%) Unified Communications
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (6.25%) Firewall
3 1 (6.25%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.25%) VLAN
3 1 (6.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.25%) Apache Accumulo
2 1 (6.25%) Big Data
2 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
2 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
2 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
2 1 (6.25%) OrientDB
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (6.25%) Bitbucket
1 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
1 1 (6.25%) JIRA
1 1 (6.25%) Selenium
1 1 (6.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
2 2 (12.50%) Investment Banking
2 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.25%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (12.50%) Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Assistant Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Customer Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Customer Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Customer Support Technician
3 2 (12.50%) Deployment Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Support Technician
3 2 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Systems Support
3 2 (12.50%) Systems Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 1st Line Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Big Data Developer
4 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared DBA
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Apache Camel
1 1 (6.25%) CSS
1 1 (6.25%) HTML
1 1 (6.25%) jQuery
1 1 (6.25%) REST
1 1 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) APACS
1 2 (12.50%) EMV
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (6.25%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Apple iOS
2 3 (18.75%) Mac OS
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (12.50%) Linux
3 2 (12.50%) Mac OS X
3 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 2 (12.50%) Windows 8
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) ITIL
1 6 (37.50%) Network Management
1 6 (37.50%) Time Management
2 4 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (12.50%) Change Control
3 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (12.50%) Migration
3 2 (12.50%) Performance Improvement
3 2 (12.50%) Personalization
3 2 (12.50%) Programme Delivery
3 2 (12.50%) Quality Management
3 2 (12.50%) Release Management
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) Change Management
4 1 (6.25%) CRM
4 1 (6.25%) OO
4 1 (6.25%) OOD
4 1 (6.25%) Scrum
4 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) C
1 1 (6.25%) Java
1 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
1 1 (6.25%) Ruby
1 1 (6.25%) Scala
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
2 6 (37.50%) DBS Check
3 3 (18.75%) DV Cleared
3 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
4 2 (12.50%) Degree
5 1 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (6.25%) CCNA
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
1 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) FortiGate
1 1 (6.25%) Kibana
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (37.50%) Apple
3 3 (18.75%) Cisco
3 3 (18.75%) Citrix
3 3 (18.75%) VMware
4 2 (12.50%) Gemalto
4 2 (12.50%) Nortel
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle
4 2 (12.50%) Siemens
5 1 (6.25%) Fortinet
5 1 (6.25%) HP
5 1 (6.25%) Juniper