The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Services Delivery
Rank 68 55 80
Rank change year-on-year -13 +25  
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 20 43 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.98% 3.02% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.32% 3.54% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 28 7
Median daily rate £450 £550 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.18% +33.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £335 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £675 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £25.00 £14.85
% change year-on-year -34.00% +68.35%  

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 Leeds with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 861 1216 1014
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 85.33% 85.27% 87.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 589 864 679
Median daily rate £400 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £305 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 20 16
Median hourly rate £14.93 £13.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.84% -27.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.14 £10.20 £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £19.46 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Service Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds 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 Leeds

Service Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Delivery in Leeds

Service Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Service Delivery in Leeds over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Service Delivery in Leeds

Service Delivery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Delivery in Leeds

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Service Delivery.

1 24 (54.55%) Finance
2 20 (45.45%) ITIL
3 15 (34.09%) Unix
4 14 (31.82%) Linux
5 12 (27.27%) Windows
5 12 (27.27%) SLA
5 12 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (22.73%) Cisco
6 10 (22.73%) Management Information System
6 10 (22.73%) VMware
7 9 (20.45%) Retail
7 9 (20.45%) SQL
7 9 (20.45%) Analytics
8 8 (18.18%) People Management
8 8 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (18.18%) iSeries
9 7 (15.91%) Wealth Management
9 7 (15.91%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (13.64%) SAS
10 6 (13.64%) Microsoft
10 6 (13.64%) MS Excel
10 6 (13.64%) Client/Server
10 6 (13.64%) MS Office
10 6 (13.64%) Avaya
10 6 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (13.64%) Incident Management
11 5 (11.36%) Hadoop
11 5 (11.36%) SAS Certification
11 5 (11.36%) SQL Server
12 4 (9.09%) IBM Domino

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 6 (13.64%) SAS
2 4 (9.09%) IBM Domino
2 4 (9.09%) WebSphere
3 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.27%) IIS
4 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (13.64%) MS Excel
1 6 (13.64%) MS Office
2 1 (2.27%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) FTP
1 3 (6.82%) Intrusion Detection
1 3 (6.82%) SAN
2 1 (2.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.36%) Hadoop
1 5 (11.36%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.27%) MS Access
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (54.55%) Finance
2 9 (20.45%) Retail
3 4 (9.09%) Banking
4 2 (4.55%) Billing
4 2 (4.55%) Law
4 2 (4.55%) Military
5 1 (2.27%) Electronics
5 1 (2.27%) Legal
5 1 (2.27%) Publishing
5 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (22.73%) Administrator
2 6 (13.64%) Infrastructure Manager
2 6 (13.64%) SAS Administrator
3 5 (11.36%) Analyst
4 3 (6.82%) Information Manager
4 3 (6.82%) Information Security Manager
4 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) Network Administrator
4 3 (6.82%) Security Manager
4 3 (6.82%) Service Manager
5 2 (4.55%) Business Analyst
5 2 (4.55%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (4.55%) Developer
5 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (4.55%) IT Manager
5 2 (4.55%) Service Analyst
5 2 (4.55%) Services Delivery Manager
5 2 (4.55%) Services Director
5 2 (4.55%) Technical Developer
5 2 (4.55%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) ISPF
2 1 (2.27%) .NET
2 1 (2.27%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.27%) HTML
2 1 (2.27%) jQuery
2 1 (2.27%) Play Framework
2 1 (2.27%) RESTful
2 1 (2.27%) Velocity
2 1 (2.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (22.73%) Management Information System
3 8 (18.18%) iSeries
4 6 (13.64%) Client/Server
5 3 (6.82%) NHS
6 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
6 2 (4.55%) Data Centre
6 2 (4.55%) e-Learning
6 2 (4.55%) Mainframe
6 2 (4.55%) Tandem
7 1 (2.27%) Algorithms
7 1 (2.27%) EMC VNX
7 1 (2.27%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 15 (34.09%) Unix
2 14 (31.82%) Linux
3 12 (27.27%) Windows
4 1 (2.27%) AIX
4 1 (2.27%) HPUX
4 1 (2.27%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (45.45%) ITIL
2 9 (20.45%) Analytics
3 8 (18.18%) People Management
4 7 (15.91%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (15.91%) Wealth Management
5 6 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (13.64%) Incident Management
6 4 (9.09%) Coaching
6 4 (9.09%) Service Management
7 3 (6.82%) Information Security
7 3 (6.82%) Open Source
7 3 (6.82%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (6.82%) Process Improvement
7 3 (6.82%) Project Management
7 3 (6.82%) Server Virtualisation
7 3 (6.82%) Service Design
7 3 (6.82%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (6.82%) Virtual Environments
7 3 (6.82%) Vulnerability Management
8 2 (4.55%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.45%) SQL
2 2 (4.55%) C
2 2 (4.55%) JCL
3 1 (2.27%) C#
3 1 (2.27%) Delphi
3 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.27%) Perl
3 1 (2.27%) Scala
3 1 (2.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) SAS Certification
2 3 (6.82%) CISM
2 3 (6.82%) CISSP
3 2 (4.55%) A+ Certification
3 2 (4.55%) Degree
3 2 (4.55%) MCDST
3 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.55%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (27.27%) SLA
2 1 (2.27%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (2.27%) QA
2 1 (2.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.82%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.82%) Terminal Server
3 2 (4.55%) Time Sharing Option
4 1 (2.27%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (4.55%) Nagios
1 2 (4.55%) OpenView
2 1 (2.27%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.27%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.27%) QRadar
2 1 (2.27%) SCCM
2 1 (2.27%) SCOM
2 1 (2.27%) vRealize
Vendors
1 10 (22.73%) Cisco
1 10 (22.73%) VMware
2 6 (13.64%) Avaya
2 6 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 4 (9.09%) Palo Alto
4 3 (6.82%) Citrix
4 3 (6.82%) IBM
4 3 (6.82%) Xerox
5 2 (4.55%) HP
6 1 (2.27%) Apple
6 1 (2.27%) BMC
6 1 (2.27%) Dell
6 1 (2.27%) EMC
6 1 (2.27%) Progress
6 1 (2.27%) ServiceNow
6 1 (2.27%) Splunk
6 1 (2.27%) Symantec
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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