Period
to 17 November 2017

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 6 months to 17 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
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 56 59
Rank change year-on-year -8 +3 -20
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 6 29 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.73% 2.42% 2.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 3.02% 2.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 18 32
South Yorkshire median daily rate £406 £425 £516
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.41% -17.68% +65.20%
10th Percentile £329 £386 £306
90th Percentile £496 £690 £1,000
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £435
% change year-on-year - -2.30% +8.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - £32.50 -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £13.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year +5.19% -3.57% +2.25%

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 684 959 805
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 83.11% 80.12% 80.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 385 651 579
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +19.94%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £225
90th Percentile £600 £575 £550
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 36 48
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £23.08 £22.50 £13.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +62.16% -10.15%
10th Percentile £13.50 £12.36 £9.18
90th Percentile £46.70 £48.75 £25.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.86 £14.81 £14.50
% change year-on-year +7.11% +2.12% -

Service Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

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 Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Service Delivery in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 6 months to 17 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
Sheffield -6 6 £406 -4.41% 2
Service Delivery
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Service Delivery.

1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (16.67%) CCNP
3 1 (16.67%) CCNA
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (16.67%) Firmware
3 1 (16.67%) Internet
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (16.67%) Broadband
3 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) Statistics
3 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (16.67%) Time Management
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
3 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) User Stories
3 1 (16.67%) Service Continuity 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Broadband
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
1 1 (16.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Support
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Delivery Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Product Manager
2 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
2 1 (16.67%) IT Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (16.67%) IT Services Manager
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL Manager
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL Service Delivery Manager
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL Service Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Product Delivery Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Service Continuity Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
3 1 (16.67%) Line Management
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Optimisation
3 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Continuity Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery Management
3 1 (16.67%) Statistics
3 1 (16.67%) Time Management
3 1 (16.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) CCNP
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (16.67%) ISO 22301
2 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle