Period
to 25 May 2020

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 25 May 2020 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.

Service Delivery
6 months to
25 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 65 103 111
Rank change year-on-year +38 +8 -10
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 24 20 44
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Leeds 2.14% 0.95% 1.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.45% 1.08% 1.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 12 33
Median daily rate £600 £234 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +156.68% -45.00% -5.56%
10th Percentile £424 £196 £160
90th Percentile £680 £406 £570
West Yorkshire median daily rate £573 £238 £438
% change year-on-year +141.05% -45.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 0
Median hourly rate £20.50 £20.26 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.20% - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £11.50 £20.93 £14.25
% change year-on-year -45.05% +46.86% +61.56%

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 981 1,856 2,281
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 87.67% 87.80% 89.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 627 1,304 1,573
Median daily rate £450 £433 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.05% +6.79% +1.25%
10th Percentile £313 £306 £300
90th Percentile £625 £575 £538
West Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 57 44
Median hourly rate £21.41 £19.32 £32.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.82% -40.09% +130.36%
10th Percentile £15.02 £11.90 £12.65
90th Percentile £35.00 £25.57 £44.05
Median hourly rate £18.70 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +10.00% -2.86% +34.62%

Service Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Service Delivery in Leeds

Service Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Service Delivery in Leeds.

Daily rate trend for Service Delivery in Leeds

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Service Delivery in Leeds over the 6 months to 25 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Service Delivery in Leeds

Service Delivery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Service Delivery in Leeds.

Hourly rate trend for Service Delivery in Leeds

Service Delivery
Hourly Rate Histogram in Leeds

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Service Delivery in Leeds over the 6 months to 25 May 2020.

Hourly rate histogram for Service Delivery in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 May 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Service Delivery also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Service Delivery.

1 9 (37.50%) Service Management
2 7 (29.17%) Public Sector
3 6 (25.00%) Project Delivery
3 6 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 6 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (20.83%) Project Management
4 5 (20.83%) ERP
4 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
4 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (16.67%) ITIL
5 4 (16.67%) Windows
5 4 (16.67%) NHS
5 4 (16.67%) Migration
5 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (16.67%) Data Architecture
5 4 (16.67%) Technology Roadmap
6 3 (12.50%) Architecture Roadmap
6 3 (12.50%) Business Process Modelling
6 3 (12.50%) IT Strategy
6 3 (12.50%) Windows Server
6 3 (12.50%) Service Design
6 3 (12.50%) Data Integration
6 3 (12.50%) TOGAF
6 3 (12.50%) AWS
6 3 (12.50%) Information Architecture
6 3 (12.50%) Master Data Management
6 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (12.50%) Office 365
6 3 (12.50%) Coaching

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 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) Confluence
2 1 (4.17%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.17%) Acrobat
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) AWS
1 3 (12.50%) Office 365
2 2 (8.33%) Azure
3 1 (4.17%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Internet
1 1 (4.17%) SAN
1 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) JIRA
General
1 7 (29.17%) Public Sector
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Legal
2 2 (8.33%) Publishing
2 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Architect
2 6 (25.00%) Enterprise Architect
3 4 (16.67%) Service Delivery Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Digital Delivery Manager
5 2 (8.33%) ICT Support
5 2 (8.33%) IT Support
5 2 (8.33%) Product Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Product Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Service Management Officer
5 2 (8.33%) Service Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Service Transition Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Support Officer
5 2 (8.33%) Transition Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Deskside Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) ICT Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Public Sector Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) NHS
2 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (8.33%) Driving Licence
4 1 (4.17%) Public Cloud
4 1 (4.17%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Windows
2 3 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.17%) Linux
3 1 (4.17%) Windows 10
3 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Service Management
2 6 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 6 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 6 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
2 6 (25.00%) Project Delivery
3 5 (20.83%) ERP
3 5 (20.83%) Project Management
4 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (16.67%) Data Architecture
4 4 (16.67%) ITIL
4 4 (16.67%) Migration
4 4 (16.67%) Technology Roadmap
5 3 (12.50%) Architecture Roadmap
5 3 (12.50%) Business Process Modelling
5 3 (12.50%) Coaching
5 3 (12.50%) Data Integration
5 3 (12.50%) Information Architecture
5 3 (12.50%) IT Strategy
5 3 (12.50%) Master Data Management
5 3 (12.50%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Ansible
1 1 (4.17%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.17%) Puppet
1 1 (4.17%) SCCM
1 1 (4.17%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) Adobe
2 1 (4.17%) Apple
2 1 (4.17%) Google
2 1 (4.17%) HP
2 1 (4.17%) Lotus
2 1 (4.17%) McAfee
2 1 (4.17%) RedPrairie
2 1 (4.17%) Remedy
2 1 (4.17%) ServiceNow
2 1 (4.17%) Symantec
2 1 (4.17%) VMware