The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 27 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
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 41 31
Rank change year-on-year +5 -10  
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 3 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.89% 0.86% 2.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% 1.16% 2.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 7
Median daily rate £425 £350 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.42% -26.31%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £415
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £430 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £416 £365 £387
% change year-on-year +13.97% -5.68%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.75 £23.25 £16.00
% change year-on-year -27.95% +45.31%  

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 Swindon with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Swindon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 285 259 292
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 84.57% 74.64% 79.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 180 220
Median daily rate £400 £415 £412
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.61% +0.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £310 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £563 £564
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 15
Median hourly rate £13.86 £38.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -64.00% +140.62%  
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 Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon 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 Swindon

Service Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Delivery in Swindon

Service Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Service Delivery in Swindon over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Service Delivery in Swindon

Service Delivery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Delivery in Swindon

For the 6 months to 27 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Service Delivery.

1 3 (42.86%) Finance
1 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (28.57%) Legal
2 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) EDRMS
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Information Management
2 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
2 2 (28.57%) Freedom of Information
2 2 (28.57%) Records Management
2 2 (28.57%) GDPR
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (14.29%) HP SIM
3 1 (14.29%) Network Management
3 1 (14.29%) Office 365
3 1 (14.29%) Dependency Management
3 1 (14.29%) DBS Check
3 1 (14.29%) COBIT
3 1 (14.29%) WSUS
3 1 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (14.29%) QA
3 1 (14.29%) SCOM
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
3 1 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (14.29%) MOF

Service Delivery
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) EDRMS
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Legal
3 1 (14.29%) Back Office
3 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Project Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Senior Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Business Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Database Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Deployment Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Implementation Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Implementation Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Information Manager
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL Service Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Office 365 Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Project Implementation Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Project Office Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Implementation Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Software Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Software Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Freedom of Information
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (14.29%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
2 2 (28.57%) Information Management
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Records Management
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Dependency Management
3 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security
3 1 (14.29%) ITSM
3 1 (14.29%) MOF
3 1 (14.29%) Network Management
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) DBS Check
2 1 (14.29%) MBA
2 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) GDPR
2 1 (14.29%) COBIT
2 1 (14.29%) QA
2 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP SIM
1 1 (14.29%) SCOM
1 1 (14.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Apple
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) VMware