The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 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 26 April 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
West Midlands / Warwickshire
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 31 35
Rank change year-on-year +7 +4  
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 8 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 2.52% 2.30% 1.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.24% 2.96% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 1
Median daily rate £544 £338 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +61.11% -24.15%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £375 £388
% change year-on-year +12.66% -3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £23.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year -23.91% +37.31%  

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 Warwickshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Warwickshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 247 304 258
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 77.67% 77.75% 71.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 176 119
Median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% +10.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 13 41
Median hourly rate £28.00 £19.61 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.78% -34.63%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.81 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £30.60 £39.37
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £36.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year +2.77% +17.07%  

Service Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warwickshire 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 Warwickshire

Service Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Delivery in Warwickshire

Service Delivery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Delivery in Warwickshire

Service Delivery
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

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 Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 26 April 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
Warwick -1 3 £544 +55.35%
Stratford-upon-Avon +5 1 - -
Service Delivery
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for Service Delivery.

1 6 (37.50%) ITIL
2 5 (31.25%) Service Management
3 4 (25.00%) PMO
4 3 (18.75%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 3 (18.75%) DevOps
4 3 (18.75%) SQL
4 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
4 3 (18.75%) IIS
4 3 (18.75%) Risk Management
4 3 (18.75%) Finance
4 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (18.75%) Subversion
4 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (18.75%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (18.75%) Resource Management
4 3 (18.75%) Performance Management
4 3 (18.75%) Release Management
4 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
4 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (18.75%) GitHub
5 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (12.50%) ServiceNow
5 2 (12.50%) IaaS
5 2 (12.50%) SaaS
5 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
5 2 (12.50%) TeamCity
5 2 (12.50%) JIRA
5 2 (12.50%) IT Governance

Service Delivery
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 3 (18.75%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (18.75%) GitHub
2 2 (12.50%) IaaS
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) LAN
1 2 (12.50%) WAN
2 1 (6.25%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) Network Security
2 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
1 3 (18.75%) Subversion
2 2 (12.50%) JIRA
2 2 (12.50%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Automotive
3 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Architect
2 3 (18.75%) Configuration and Release Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Configuration Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Network Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Network Project Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Project Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Release and Configuration Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Release Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Transformation Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Transformation Project Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (6.25%) DevOps Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Head of Service Management
3 1 (6.25%) IT Services Manager
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL Configuration Manager
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL Release Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Service Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Service Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Strategy Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
1 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) ITIL
2 5 (31.25%) Service Management
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (18.75%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 3 (18.75%) DevOps
3 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (18.75%) Performance Management
3 3 (18.75%) Release Management
3 3 (18.75%) Resource Management
3 3 (18.75%) Risk Management
3 3 (18.75%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (12.50%) IT Governance
4 2 (12.50%) IT Strategy
4 2 (12.50%) Proactive Monitoring
4 2 (12.50%) Programme Governance
4 2 (12.50%) Regression Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery Management
4 2 (12.50%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Citrix
1 2 (12.50%) ServiceNow
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco