Period
to 21 October 2018

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 21 October 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
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 40 61
Rank change year-on-year -17 +21 -14
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 17 20 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 2.01% 3.00% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.40% 3.50% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 19 6
Northamptonshire median daily rate £360 £375 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.00% -21.05% +18.01%
10th Percentile £185 £300 £413
90th Percentile £450 £538 £528
East Midlands median daily rate £355 £410 £450
% change year-on-year -13.41% -8.89% +13.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £12.75 £15.50 -
% change year-on-year -17.74% - -

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 708 572 714
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 83.59% 85.89% 86.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 508 370 553
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £420 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% -1.18% -
10th Percentile £308 £213 £301
90th Percentile £528 £550 £575
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 8
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £12.69 £11.17 £13.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.61% -18.02% -26.43%
10th Percentile £11.10 £10.25 £9.75
90th Percentile £18.50 £14.93 £35.35
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £14.75 £14.00
% change year-on-year +5.08% +5.36% -13.58%

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 21 October 2018.

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 21 October 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
Northampton -17 13 £414 -21.14%
Brackley - 1 £150 -
Daventry - 1 £190 -
Service Delivery
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, 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 10 (58.82%) ITIL
2 7 (41.18%) Project Management
2 7 (41.18%) Finance
3 6 (35.29%) Risk Management
3 6 (35.29%) Service Management
4 5 (29.41%) PRINCE2
4 5 (29.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (17.65%) Change Management
5 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (17.65%) Incident Management
5 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (17.65%) Process Improvement
5 3 (17.65%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (17.65%) Service Design
5 3 (17.65%) IT Strategy
5 3 (17.65%) Proactive Management
6 2 (11.76%) Decision-Making
6 2 (11.76%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (11.76%) Performance Management
6 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery Management
6 2 (11.76%) PMO
6 2 (11.76%) Performance Improvement
6 2 (11.76%) Project Governance
6 2 (11.76%) Dependency Management
6 2 (11.76%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (11.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (11.76%) Coaching
6 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
6 2 (11.76%) DV Cleared

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) Confluence
1 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.88%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) assyst
1 1 (5.88%) Infor M3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) GIS
1 1 (5.88%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Publishing
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
3 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Service Manager
2 5 (29.41%) Delivery Manager
2 5 (29.41%) Services Delivery Manager
3 4 (23.53%) Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) ITIL Manager
4 3 (17.65%) ITIL Service Manager
4 3 (17.65%) Risk Manager
5 2 (11.76%) ITIL Service Delivery Manager
5 2 (11.76%) NHS Performance Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Performance Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Service Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Applications Support
6 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Designer
6 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery Manager
6 1 (5.88%) IT Change Manager
6 1 (5.88%) IT Manager
6 1 (5.88%) ITIL Service Designer
6 1 (5.88%) Service Level Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
1 2 (11.76%) NHS
1 2 (11.76%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Windows 10
2 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) ITIL
2 7 (41.18%) Project Management
3 6 (35.29%) Risk Management
3 6 (35.29%) Service Management
4 5 (29.41%) PRINCE2
4 5 (29.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (17.65%) Change Management
5 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (17.65%) Incident Management
5 3 (17.65%) IT Strategy
5 3 (17.65%) Proactive Management
5 3 (17.65%) Process Improvement
5 3 (17.65%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (17.65%) Service Design
6 2 (11.76%) Critical Path Analysis
6 2 (11.76%) Decision-Making
6 2 (11.76%) Performance Management
6 2 (11.76%) Programme Management
6 2 (11.76%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) VB
1 1 (5.88%) VBA
1 1 (5.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
1 2 (11.76%) DV Cleared
1 2 (11.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) HND
2 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) PMO
2 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Capita
2 1 (5.88%) ESRI
2 1 (5.88%) Infor
2 1 (5.88%) Remedy