Period
to 28 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 28 July 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
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 53 58
Rank change year-on-year +19 +5 0
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 14 2 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 2.87% 0.39% 2.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.85% 0.52% 2.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 14
Southampton median daily rate £450 £177 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +154.45% -56.87% +34.43%
10th Percentile £270 £177 £266
90th Percentile £533 £177 £526
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £373
% change year-on-year +6.25% +7.38% +1.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Southampton median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £12.50 £44.25 -
% change year-on-year -71.75% - -

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 Southampton with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Southampton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 364 381 641
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 74.74% 73.98% 84.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 258 471
Southampton median daily rate £406 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £245 £263
90th Percentile £623 £529 £575
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 27 26
Southampton median hourly rate £13.40 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.67% - -63.64%
10th Percentile £11.47 £12.50 £11.90
90th Percentile £22.50 £19.65 £45.00
Hampshire median hourly rate £35.00 £38.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year -7.89% +60.00% -26.92%

Service Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Service Delivery in Southampton

Service Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Delivery in Southampton

Service Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Service Delivery in Southampton over the 6 months to 28 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Service Delivery in Southampton

Service Delivery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Delivery in Southampton

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

1 8 (57.14%) Data Centre
2 7 (50.00%) ITIL
3 5 (35.71%) LAN
3 5 (35.71%) WAN
3 5 (35.71%) Cisco
3 5 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (35.71%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (28.57%) Service Design
4 4 (28.57%) Converged Infrastructure
4 4 (28.57%) Service Management
4 4 (28.57%) CCNA
4 4 (28.57%) Scrum
4 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (28.57%) PaaS
4 4 (28.57%) V-Model
4 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 4 (28.57%) High Availability
4 4 (28.57%) IaaS
5 2 (14.29%) Change Management
5 2 (14.29%) Linux
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (7.14%) Palo Alto
6 1 (7.14%) Cisco Wireless
6 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
6 1 (7.14%) Escalation Management
6 1 (7.14%) Programme Delivery
6 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement

Service Delivery
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) IaaS
1 4 (28.57%) PaaS
2 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) Cisco Nexus
1 5 (35.71%) LAN
1 5 (35.71%) WAN
2 1 (7.14%) BGP
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco ISE
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Wireless
2 1 (7.14%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) MPLS
2 1 (7.14%) Multicast
2 1 (7.14%) OSPF
2 1 (7.14%) SAN
2 1 (7.14%) Wireless
General
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Delivery Manager
1 3 (21.43%) Service Manager
1 3 (21.43%) Services Delivery Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Data Centre Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Data Centre Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Systems Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Technical Delivery Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Technical Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Technical Services Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Automation Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) IT Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Network Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Service Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Unix
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) Converged Infrastructure
2 4 (28.57%) High Availability
2 4 (28.57%) Scrum
2 4 (28.57%) Service Design
2 4 (28.57%) Service Management
2 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
2 4 (28.57%) V-Model
3 2 (14.29%) Change Management
3 2 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.14%) Escalation Management
4 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
4 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
4 1 (7.14%) Programme Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (28.57%) CCNA
3 1 (7.14%) CCDP
3 1 (7.14%) CCNP
3 1 (7.14%) CCSA
3 1 (7.14%) CCSE
3 1 (7.14%) Degree
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (7.14%) Nagios
1 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (7.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Cisco
2 1 (7.14%) BMC
2 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Palo Alto
2 1 (7.14%) Remedy
2 1 (7.14%) VMware