The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 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 28 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
Yorkshire / North Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 28 -
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire - 1.58% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.94% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £478 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £370 £387
% change year-on-year +13.51% -4.39%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.75 £27.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -41.66% +68.75%  

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 North Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
North Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 105 155 167
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 73.43% 81.58% 75.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 505 422
Median daily rate £375 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.66% +20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £306 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £925 £486
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 28 41
Median hourly rate £12.00 £18.50 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.13% +60.86%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.09 £12.25 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.19 £37.00 £40.00
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 North Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Service Delivery in North Yorkshire

Service Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Delivery in North Yorkshire

Service Delivery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Delivery in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for Service Delivery.

1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Information Assurance
3 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (33.33%) ServiceNow
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
3 1 (33.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery Management
3 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
3 1 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (33.33%) Statistics
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) BMC
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Legal
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 1 (33.33%) C#

Service Delivery
Co-occurring IT Skills in North Yorkshire 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 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Manager
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL Service Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Knowledge Manager
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Service Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) BPMN
2 1 (33.33%) Data Extraction
2 1 (33.33%) Information Assurance
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Statistics
2 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) HNC
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) BMC
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) ServiceNow