Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 November 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
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 109 91 83
Rank change year-on-year -18 -8 -20
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 28 48 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.25% 1.83% 2.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.46% 2.08% 2.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 19 75
Leeds median daily rate £425 £425 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -15.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £212 £310 £350
90th Percentile £489 £679 £686
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £480
% change year-on-year - -11.46% +12.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 1
Leeds median hourly rate £20.88 £12.88 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +62.14% -14.17% +66.67%
10th Percentile £20.29 £12.13 £14.50
90th Percentile £21.76 £64.33 £15.50
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £13.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year +5.19% -3.57% +55.56%

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 Leeds with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1924 2307 2859
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 86.20% 87.82% 87.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1374 1560 2010
Leeds median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £275 £281 £263
90th Percentile £550 £563 £550
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 36 67
Leeds median hourly rate £20.25 £13.50 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -0.70% +0.70%
10th Percentile £13.13 £10.20 £9.00
90th Percentile £40.00 £31.50 £39.70
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.08 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year +3.97% -3.33% +3.45%

Service Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

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 6 months to 18 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Delivery in Leeds.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Delivery in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 10 (35.71%) ITIL
2 7 (25.00%) Change Management
3 6 (21.43%) Service Management
3 6 (21.43%) Banking
3 6 (21.43%) Coaching
4 5 (17.86%) Project Management
4 5 (17.86%) Linux
4 5 (17.86%) Cisco
5 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
5 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
5 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (14.29%) Incident Management
5 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (14.29%) DevOps
5 4 (14.29%) Process Improvement
5 4 (14.29%) Analytics
5 4 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 3 (10.71%) Xerox
6 3 (10.71%) ServiceNow
6 3 (10.71%) Target Operating Model
6 3 (10.71%) MCDST
6 3 (10.71%) Mathematics
6 3 (10.71%) Document Management
6 3 (10.71%) Logistics
6 3 (10.71%) Asset Management
6 3 (10.71%) Billing
6 3 (10.71%) e-Learning
6 3 (10.71%) Scrum

Service Delivery
Co-occurring 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 3 (10.71%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.14%) WebLogic
2 2 (7.14%) WebSphere
2 2 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (7.14%) WebSphere Process Server
3 1 (3.57%) CMS
3 1 (3.57%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Office 365
2 1 (3.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) DNS
2 2 (7.14%) Firewall
2 2 (7.14%) SSL
3 1 (3.57%) DHCP
3 1 (3.57%) Intranet
3 1 (3.57%) LAN
3 1 (3.57%) LDAP
3 1 (3.57%) SMS
3 1 (3.57%) SSH
3 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.57%) WAN
3 1 (3.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) Hadoop
1 1 (3.57%) MySQL
1 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
1 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) ClearCase
1 2 (7.14%) ClearQuest
1 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.57%) JIRA
General
1 6 (21.43%) Banking
2 3 (10.71%) Billing
2 3 (10.71%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Military
3 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.57%) Publishing
4 1 (3.57%) Retail
4 1 (3.57%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (17.86%) Analyst
1 5 (17.86%) Delivery Manager
1 5 (17.86%) Service Manager
1 5 (17.86%) Services Delivery Manager
2 4 (14.29%) Administrator
3 3 (10.71%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (10.71%) 2nd Line Technical Support
3 3 (10.71%) Technical Support
4 2 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 2 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) DevOps Systems Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) ITIL Implementation Manager
4 2 (7.14%) ITIL Service Delivery Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Service Implementation Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Service Management Officer
4 2 (7.14%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) Velocity
1 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) e-Learning
1 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.14%) Clustering
3 1 (3.57%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Linux
2 3 (10.71%) Windows
3 2 (7.14%) AIX
3 2 (7.14%) Android
3 2 (7.14%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.57%) Windows 10
4 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) ITIL
2 7 (25.00%) Change Management
3 6 (21.43%) Coaching
3 6 (21.43%) Service Management
4 5 (17.86%) Project Management
5 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (14.29%) Analytics
5 4 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 4 (14.29%) DevOps
5 4 (14.29%) Incident Management
5 4 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 4 (14.29%) Process Improvement
5 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (10.71%) Asset Management
6 3 (10.71%) Document Management
6 3 (10.71%) Logistics
6 3 (10.71%) Mathematics
6 3 (10.71%) Scrum
6 3 (10.71%) Target Operating Model
7 2 (7.14%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) C
2 2 (7.14%) Java
2 2 (7.14%) Jython
2 2 (7.14%) PHP
3 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) A+ Certification
1 3 (10.71%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (10.71%) MCDST
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.57%) APMG
2 1 (3.57%) CCNA
2 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.57%) SAS Certification
2 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) SLA
2 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Ansible
1 2 (7.14%) CFEngine
1 2 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (7.14%) Puppet
1 2 (7.14%) Salt
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Cisco
2 3 (10.71%) ServiceNow
2 3 (10.71%) Xerox
3 2 (7.14%) Apple
3 2 (7.14%) CheckPoint
3 2 (7.14%) F5
3 2 (7.14%) IBM
3 2 (7.14%) Juniper
3 2 (7.14%) Red Hat
3 2 (7.14%) VMware
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle