Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 23 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
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 54 63
Rank change year-on-year -7 +9 -9
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 33 33 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 3.13% 2.60% 2.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.53% 2.98% 2.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 25 21
West Sussex median daily rate £400 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -11.76% -5.56%
10th Percentile £363 £260 £310
90th Percentile £475 £588 £569
South East median daily rate £425 £404 £388
% change year-on-year +5.32% +4.14% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
West Sussex median hourly rate - - £16.00
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £15.15 £17.00
% change year-on-year +18.81% -10.88% +15.25%

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 West Sussex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 934 1109 1046
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 88.70% 87.32% 86.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 558 630 698
West Sussex median daily rate £420 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +3.90% +10.00%
10th Percentile £253 £263 £274
90th Percentile £571 £550 £547
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 45 31
West Sussex median hourly rate £47.50 £35.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.71% +9.38% +100.00%
10th Percentile £24.61 £19.58 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.25 £52.25 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £26.75 £26.60
% change year-on-year -14.02% +0.56% +52.00%

Service Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Service Delivery in West Sussex

Service Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Delivery in West Sussex

Service Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Service Delivery in West Sussex over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Service Delivery in West Sussex

Service Delivery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Delivery in West Sussex

Service Delivery
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 6 months to 23 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
Worthing -11 12 £450 - 1
Gatwick +11 5 £403 +27.78%
Crawley -3 4 £375 +21.95%
East Grinstead - 1 £490 -
Service Delivery
South East

For the 6 months to 23 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Service Delivery.

1 16 (48.48%) ITIL
2 14 (42.42%) Project Management
3 13 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (36.36%) Scrum
4 12 (36.36%) User Stories
5 11 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
6 10 (30.30%) SLA
6 10 (30.30%) Mentoring
6 10 (30.30%) Coaching
6 10 (30.30%) Service Delivery Management
6 10 (30.30%) Proactive Management
7 8 (24.24%) ITIL V3
7 8 (24.24%) ITSM
8 5 (15.15%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (15.15%) Service Design
9 4 (12.12%) Open Source
9 4 (12.12%) BCP
10 3 (9.09%) MPLS
10 3 (9.09%) Cisco
10 3 (9.09%) CCNP
10 3 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (9.09%) WAN
10 3 (9.09%) DHCP
10 3 (9.09%) VPN
10 3 (9.09%) Management Information System
10 3 (9.09%) Wireless
10 3 (9.09%) Validation
10 3 (9.09%) Firewall
10 3 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (9.09%) Statistics

Service Delivery
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 3 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (9.09%) DHCP
1 3 (9.09%) Firewall
1 3 (9.09%) MPLS
1 3 (9.09%) VPN
1 3 (9.09%) WAN
1 3 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (6.06%) MongoDB
1 2 (6.06%) MySQL
1 2 (6.06%) NoSQL
1 2 (6.06%) PostgreSQL
General
1 2 (6.06%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (39.39%) Service Manager
2 12 (36.36%) Delivery Manager
3 11 (33.33%) Services Delivery Manager
4 8 (24.24%) Scrum Master
5 5 (15.15%) IT Manager
5 5 (15.15%) IT Services Manager
6 4 (12.12%) IT Services Delivery Manager
6 4 (12.12%) ITIL Manager
6 4 (12.12%) ITIL Service Delivery Manager
6 4 (12.12%) ITIL Service Manager
7 3 (9.09%) Architect
7 3 (9.09%) Product Manager
7 3 (9.09%) Technical Specialist
8 2 (6.06%) Digital Architect
8 2 (6.06%) Network Specialist
8 2 (6.06%) Service Continuity Manager
9 1 (3.03%) Agile Delivery Manager
9 1 (3.03%) Cisco Network Specialist
9 1 (3.03%) Digital Product Manager
9 1 (3.03%) SCCM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) Ajax
1 2 (6.06%) CSS
1 2 (6.06%) CSS3
1 2 (6.06%) Django
1 2 (6.06%) HTML
1 2 (6.06%) HTML5
1 2 (6.06%) JSON
1 2 (6.06%) Play Framework
1 2 (6.06%) REST
1 2 (6.06%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (3.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.06%) User Experience
3 1 (3.03%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (48.48%) ITIL
2 14 (42.42%) Project Management
3 13 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (36.36%) Scrum
4 12 (36.36%) User Stories
5 11 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
6 10 (30.30%) Coaching
6 10 (30.30%) Mentoring
6 10 (30.30%) Proactive Management
6 10 (30.30%) Service Delivery Management
7 8 (24.24%) ITIL V3
7 8 (24.24%) ITSM
8 5 (15.15%) Service Design
9 4 (12.12%) BCP
9 4 (12.12%) Open Source
10 3 (9.09%) Network Management
10 3 (9.09%) Performance Metrics
10 3 (9.09%) Statistics
10 3 (9.09%) Validation
11 2 (6.06%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.06%) Ruby
1 2 (6.06%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (9.09%) CCNP
2 3 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (30.30%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (9.09%) Cisco
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft