The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Stevenage 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 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
Hertfordshire / Stevenage
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 9 12
Rank change year-on-year -1 +3  
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 2.94% 2.86% 4.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.23% 4.00% 8.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £650 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £370 £387
% change year-on-year +13.51% -4.39%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.75 £27.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -41.66% +68.75%  

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 Stevenage with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Stevenage
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 31 25 25
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Stevenage 91.18% 71.43% 51.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 22 45
Median daily rate £400 £350 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% +75.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 12 24
Median hourly rate £45.00 £44.40 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.35% +22.48%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £15.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £53.75 £40.00
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 Stevenage

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

Job vacancy trend for Service Delivery in Stevenage

Service Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Delivery in Stevenage

Service Delivery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Delivery in Stevenage

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

1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) GMP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) VLAN
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Customer Engagement
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Private Cloud
1 1 (50.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Service Design

Service Delivery
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stevenage 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%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) VLAN
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Service Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Service Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (50.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Customer Engagement
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Design
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) GMP
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) VMware