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 28 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
South West / Somerset
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 37 43
Rank change year-on-year +2 +6  
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 1 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.49% 0.76% 1.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 0.95% 2.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Median daily rate - £583 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +66.42%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £24.00 £14.85
% change year-on-year -31.25% +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 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 158 210 270
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 77.45% 79.85% 76.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 107 182
Median daily rate £365 £388 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.80% -6.17%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £698
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 44 16
Median hourly rate £40.00 £42.25 £38.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.32% +10.45%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £35.70 £13.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £57.00 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -6.49% +27.48%  

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

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 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Yeovil - 1 - -
Service Delivery
South West

For the 6 months to 28 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Service Delivery.

1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) JBoss
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) CentOS
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (50.00%) Ansible
1 1 (50.00%) IBM Operational Decision Manager

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 1 (50.00%) JBoss
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Assistant Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Bid Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Bid Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) CentOS
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Ansible
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet