The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 25 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
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 39 40
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1  
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 5 12 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.55% 2.77% 2.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.85% 3.31% 2.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 6
Median daily rate £513 £425 £205
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.58% +107.31%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £345 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £710 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £416 £365 £387
% change year-on-year +13.97% -5.68%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £16.42 -
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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 270 362 343
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 83.59% 83.60% 80.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 272 222
Median daily rate £450 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £305 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £700 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 10
Median hourly rate £22.75 £18.21 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.93% +45.68%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £10.40 £11.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £22.50 £25.00
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 South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 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 South Yorkshire

Service Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Delivery in South Yorkshire

Service Delivery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Delivery in South Yorkshire

Service Delivery
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Sheffield +5 5 £513 +17.14% 2
Service Delivery
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Service Delivery.

1 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) Integration Testing
2 6 (37.50%) ITIL
2 6 (37.50%) System Integration Testing
3 5 (31.25%) User Stories
4 4 (25.00%) ServiceNow
4 4 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 4 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 4 (25.00%) Web Design
4 4 (25.00%) Change Management
4 4 (25.00%) Data Security
4 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 4 (25.00%) C++
4 4 (25.00%) HTML
4 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
5 3 (18.75%) Disclosure Scotland
5 3 (18.75%) Degree
5 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
6 2 (12.50%) Information Assurance
6 2 (12.50%) Web Development
6 2 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (12.50%) Programme Management
6 2 (12.50%) BC Cleared
6 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Performance Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Risk Management

Service Delivery
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) EDRMS
General
1 1 (6.25%) Electronics
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Legal
1 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
1 1 (6.25%) Marketing
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Delivery Manager
2 4 (25.00%) Administrator
2 4 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Delivery Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Applications Support
3 2 (12.50%) Web Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) Active Directory Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Delivery Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Digital Agile Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Digital Delivery Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Programme Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Public Sector Delivery Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Security Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Senior User Researcher
4 1 (6.25%) User Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (12.50%) CESG
3 1 (6.25%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) Integration Testing
2 6 (37.50%) ITIL
2 6 (37.50%) System Integration Testing
3 5 (31.25%) User Stories
4 4 (25.00%) Change Management
4 4 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
4 4 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 4 (25.00%) Data Security
4 4 (25.00%) Web Design
5 2 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (12.50%) Information Assurance
5 2 (12.50%) Issue Tracking
5 2 (12.50%) Performance Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Programme Management
5 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
5 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
5 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) C++
1 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (18.75%) Degree
2 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
3 2 (12.50%) BC Cleared
4 1 (6.25%) CLAS
4 1 (6.25%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (6.25%) SAP
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