Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 November 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
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 46 49
Rank change year-on-year +1 +3 +15
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 10 4 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.99% 0.85% 4.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.60% 1.16% 5.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 32
Somerset median daily rate £167 - £375
10th Percentile £110 - £250
90th Percentile £403 - £400
South West median daily rate £425 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +11.84% +1.33% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Somerset median hourly rate - £22.00 -
South West median hourly rate £17.06 £24.69 £41.50
% change year-on-year -30.89% -40.51% +84.44%

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 Somerset with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Somerset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 385 345 580
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 76.54% 73.72% 84.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 189 339
Somerset median daily rate £375 £353 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.38% -2.76% +9.85%
10th Percentile £159 £194 £263
90th Percentile £510 £500 £478
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 54 66
Somerset median hourly rate £40.25 £38.00 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.92% -9.52% +20.00%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.48 £16.13
90th Percentile £53.75 £43.53 £55.00
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% -19.23% +47.17%

Service Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Service Delivery in Somerset over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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

Service Delivery
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

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 Somerset region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Bath -1 7 £167 - 1
Yeovil - 3 £110 -
Service Delivery
South West

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (50.00%) ITIL
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) ITSM
3 4 (40.00%) Validation
3 4 (40.00%) Social Media
3 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (30.00%) VPN
4 3 (30.00%) Cisco
4 3 (30.00%) Symantec
4 3 (30.00%) Office 365
4 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
5 2 (20.00%) Document Management
5 2 (20.00%) Degree
5 2 (20.00%) Military
5 2 (20.00%) Project Management
5 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
5 2 (20.00%) PMO
6 1 (10.00%) CISSP
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (10.00%) Security Management
6 1 (10.00%) Management Information System

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (20.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) 1st Line Support
1 4 (40.00%) First Line Help Desk Support
1 4 (40.00%) Help Desk Support
1 4 (40.00%) Service Desk Support
2 3 (30.00%) Applications Support
2 3 (30.00%) Deskside Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Deskside Support
2 3 (30.00%) Deskside Support Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Desktop Support
2 3 (30.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Social Media
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) ITIL
1 5 (50.00%) ITSM
2 4 (40.00%) Validation
3 2 (20.00%) Document Management
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (10.00%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) CISSP
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco
2 3 (30.00%) Symantec