Period
to 20 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 20 May 2019 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
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
20 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 58 55 47
Rank change year-on-year -3 -8 +5
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 6 10 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 0.96% 1.42% 2.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.07% 1.64% 2.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 20
Northamptonshire median daily rate £475 £414 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.73% -5.37% +4.17%
10th Percentile £393 £243 £299
90th Percentile £593 £415 £538
East Midlands median daily rate £386 £415 £430
% change year-on-year -6.93% -3.49% +16.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - £11.09 -
East Midlands median hourly rate £12.24 £47.00 £15.24
% change year-on-year -73.97% +208.50% -

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 563 611 642
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 89.79% 87.04% 82.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 430 357 424
Northamptonshire median daily rate £391 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.19% -3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £300 £281 £253
90th Percentile £551 £538 £559
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £393
% change year-on-year - +1.75% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 11 12
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £15.19 £11.17 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.94% -21.61% +18.75%
10th Percentile £12.92 £10.29 £11.74
90th Percentile £48.25 £47.50 £38.78
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.44 £17.50 £16.55
% change year-on-year -17.50% +5.74% -5.43%

Service Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Service Delivery in Northamptonshire

Service Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Delivery in Northamptonshire

Service Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Service Delivery in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 20 May 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Service Delivery in Northamptonshire

Service Delivery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Delivery in Northamptonshire

Service Delivery
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

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 Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 20 May 2019. 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
Northampton -3 3 £395 -4.70% 1
Kettering -5 1 - - 2
Service Delivery
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 May 2019, 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Service Delivery.

1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
1 3 (50.00%) Supplier Management
1 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 3 (50.00%) Contract Management
1 3 (50.00%) Scorecard
1 3 (50.00%) Performance Management
1 3 (50.00%) Supplier Relationship Management
2 2 (33.33%) Decision-Making
2 2 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (33.33%) IT Strategy
2 2 (33.33%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 2 (33.33%) Coaching
2 2 (33.33%) Public Cloud
2 2 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) JDBC
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) LDAP
2 2 (33.33%) C
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) J2EE
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) Mainframe
2 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall

Service Delivery
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Supplier Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Relationships Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Supplier Relationship Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) IT Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) J2EE
1 2 (33.33%) JDBC
1 2 (33.33%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Mainframe
1 2 (33.33%) Public Cloud
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Contract Management
1 3 (50.00%) Performance Management
1 3 (50.00%) Scorecard
1 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 3 (50.00%) Supplier Management
1 3 (50.00%) Supplier Relationship Management
2 2 (33.33%) Coaching
2 2 (33.33%) Decision-Making
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (33.33%) IT Strategy
2 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 2 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft