The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 24 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
South West / Somerset
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 31 38
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 0 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset - 1.64% 1.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.14% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Median daily rate - - £306
UK excluding London median daily rate £416 £365 £387
% change year-on-year +13.97% -5.74%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £22.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £23.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -30.43% +43.75%  

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 Somerset with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Somerset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 162 187 264
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 78.64% 76.64% 77.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 96 151
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £275 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 26 28
Median hourly rate £50.00 £38.75 £38.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.03% -0.05%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £21.83 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £42.45 £55.00
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 Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset 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 Somerset

Service Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Delivery in Somerset

Service Delivery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Delivery in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Service Delivery.

1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Work Breakdown Structure

Service Delivery
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Assistant Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Bid Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Bid Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Work Breakdown Structure
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared