The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 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 30 March 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
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 38 33
Rank change year-on-year -2 -5  
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 4 9 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 1.14% 1.84% 3.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.32% 2.22% 3.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
Median daily rate £375 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -3.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £139 £298 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £378 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £19.97 - £11.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £24.00 £14.85
% change year-on-year -27.08% +61.61%  

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 Nottingham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Nottingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 302 406 306
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 86.04% 83.03% 80.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 204 154
Median daily rate £375 £425 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +11.47%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £267 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 9
Median hourly rate £18.50 £15.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.31% +17.30%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.23 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.97 £20.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -5.92% +26.66%  

Service Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottingham citing Service Delivery as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Service Delivery in Nottingham

Service Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Delivery in Nottingham

Service Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Service Delivery in Nottingham over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Service Delivery in Nottingham

Service Delivery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Delivery in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for Service Delivery.

1 11 (68.75%) ITIL
2 8 (50.00%) Service Management
3 6 (37.50%) Change Management
3 6 (37.50%) Service Design
4 5 (31.25%) Middleware
4 5 (31.25%) Retail
4 5 (31.25%) Problem Management
5 4 (25.00%) Data Management
5 4 (25.00%) Talend Open Studio
5 4 (25.00%) Talend
5 4 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 4 (25.00%) Office Automation
5 4 (25.00%) ITSM
5 4 (25.00%) Intel
5 4 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (25.00%) Apigee
6 3 (18.75%) BMC
6 3 (18.75%) SLA
6 3 (18.75%) Security Management
6 3 (18.75%) webMethods
6 3 (18.75%) Remedy
6 3 (18.75%) Finance
6 3 (18.75%) ServiceNow
6 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (18.75%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (12.50%) Web Services
7 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (12.50%) DevOps
7 2 (12.50%) Workflow
7 2 (12.50%) Project Management

Service Delivery
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) Acrobat
2 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (6.25%) MS Project
2 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
1 1 (6.25%) Intranet
1 1 (6.25%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 5 (31.25%) Retail
2 3 (18.75%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Service Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Integration Manager
2 2 (12.50%) ITIL Manager
2 2 (12.50%) ITIL Service Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Chief Operating Officer
3 1 (6.25%) Contracts Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (6.25%) DevOps Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Integration Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL Service Architect
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL Service Delivery Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Middleware Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Network Support
3 1 (6.25%) Platform Manager
3 1 (6.25%) SAP Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Service Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Service Integration Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) Middleware
2 2 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) ITIL
2 8 (50.00%) Service Management
3 6 (37.50%) Change Management
3 6 (37.50%) Service Design
4 5 (31.25%) Problem Management
5 4 (25.00%) Data Management
5 4 (25.00%) ITSM
5 4 (25.00%) Office Automation
6 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (18.75%) Security Management
7 2 (12.50%) DevOps
7 2 (12.50%) Project Management
7 2 (12.50%) Workflow
8 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
8 1 (6.25%) Integration Testing
8 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
8 1 (6.25%) Performance Management
8 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (6.25%) Statistics
8 1 (6.25%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
1 4 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (6.25%) CCNA
2 1 (6.25%) CCNP
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) SLA
2 1 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Apigee
1 4 (25.00%) Intel
1 4 (25.00%) Talend
2 3 (18.75%) BMC
2 3 (18.75%) Remedy
2 3 (18.75%) ServiceNow
2 3 (18.75%) webMethods
3 1 (6.25%) Adobe
3 1 (6.25%) Kofax
3 1 (6.25%) SAP