Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 19 January 2018 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
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 51 50
Rank change year-on-year +16 -1 -17
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 15 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 3.33% 1.04% 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.89% 1.31% 1.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 3 1
Merseyside median daily rate £498 £300 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +65.83% -36.84% -
10th Percentile £332 £270 £438
90th Percentile £549 £460 £513
North West median daily rate £448 £400 £500
% change year-on-year +11.88% -20.00% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Merseyside median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £10.00 £16.38 £17.00
% change year-on-year -38.93% -3.68% -6.85%

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 Merseyside with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Merseyside
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 386 457 577
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 85.59% 79.07% 81.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 294 324
Merseyside median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £237 £250 £185
90th Percentile £550 £588 £525
North West median daily rate £406 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +1.56% - +8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 13 10
Merseyside median hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £35.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -62.96% +133.97%
10th Percentile £10.70 £11.00 £12.70
90th Percentile £18.87 £27.85 £143.00
North West median hourly rate £21.70 £23.30 £32.50
% change year-on-year -6.86% -28.32% +75.15%

Service Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Service Delivery in Merseyside

Service Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Delivery in Merseyside

Service Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Service Delivery in Merseyside over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Service Delivery in Merseyside

Service Delivery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Delivery in Merseyside

Service Delivery
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

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 Merseyside region over the 6 months to 19 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +12 15 £498 +65.83% 4
Service Delivery
North West

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Service Delivery.

1 7 (46.67%) PRINCE2
2 6 (40.00%) Supplier Management
3 5 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 5 (33.33%) Service Management
3 5 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 5 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
3 5 (33.33%) P3O
4 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
4 4 (26.67%) Facilities Management
5 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (20.00%) Line Management
5 3 (20.00%) Business Process Modelling
6 2 (13.33%) Service Design
6 2 (13.33%) ServiceNow
6 2 (13.33%) ITIL
6 2 (13.33%) Siebel
6 2 (13.33%) ITSM
6 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
6 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (13.33%) ITIL V2
7 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (6.67%) FMCG
7 1 (6.67%) Finance
7 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
7 1 (6.67%) SMS
7 1 (6.67%) SAP
7 1 (6.67%) Project Management

Service Delivery
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) SMS
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Programme Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Change Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL Manager
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL Service Delivery Manager
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL Service Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Public Sector Delivery Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Service Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Business Change Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Business Manager
4 1 (6.67%) IT Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Programme Change Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Technology Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Transformation Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Vendor Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) FMCG
1 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) PRINCE2
2 6 (40.00%) Supplier Management
3 5 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
3 5 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 5 (33.33%) Service Management
4 4 (26.67%) Facilities Management
5 3 (20.00%) Business Process Modelling
5 3 (20.00%) Line Management
5 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
6 2 (13.33%) ITIL
6 2 (13.33%) ITIL V2
6 2 (13.33%) ITSM
6 2 (13.33%) Service Design
7 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (6.67%) Contract Management
7 1 (6.67%) Project Management
7 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) P3O
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (13.33%) ServiceNow
2 2 (13.33%) Siebel
3 1 (6.67%) Concur
3 1 (6.67%) SAP