The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 23 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
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 81 78
Rank change year-on-year -2 -3  
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 19 43 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.33% 2.09% 2.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.52% 2.38% 2.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 22 23
Median daily rate £450 £313 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +44.00% -24.24%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £141 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £445 £467
UK excluding London median daily rate £416 £365 £388
% change year-on-year +13.97% -5.80%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 1
Median hourly rate £8.79 £170.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -94.82% +1114.28%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £23.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year -31.18% +32.85%  

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1246 1806 1816
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 86.95% 87.76% 86.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 843 1250 1288
Median daily rate £403 £425 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.29% +18.05%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £315 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 18 35
Median hourly rate £10.89 £14.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.93% -55.38%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.79 £10.20 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.02 £170.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Service Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

Service Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Delivery in West Yorkshire

Service Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Service Delivery in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Service Delivery in West Yorkshire

Service Delivery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Delivery in West Yorkshire

Service Delivery
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 June 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
Leeds -6 10 £450 +22.44% 4
Brighouse - 4 - -
Halifax +7 1 £363 +72.20% 1
Service Delivery
Yorkshire

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

1 27 (50.94%) Finance
2 26 (49.06%) ITIL
3 15 (28.30%) Service Management
4 14 (26.42%) Unix
4 14 (26.42%) Windows
5 11 (20.75%) SLA
5 11 (20.75%) Cisco
6 10 (18.87%) Linux
7 9 (16.98%) ITSM
7 9 (16.98%) Banking
7 9 (16.98%) iSeries
8 8 (15.09%) Management Information System
8 8 (15.09%) Microsoft Office
9 7 (13.21%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (13.21%) VMware
9 7 (13.21%) People Management
10 6 (11.32%) Coaching
10 6 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (11.32%) Analytics
10 6 (11.32%) Problem Management
10 6 (11.32%) Retail
10 6 (11.32%) SQL
10 6 (11.32%) Microsoft Excel
10 6 (11.32%) Project Management
10 6 (11.32%) Avaya
10 6 (11.32%) NHS
11 5 (9.43%) Change Management
11 5 (9.43%) SQL Server
11 5 (9.43%) Client/Server
11 5 (9.43%) Risk Assessment

Service Delivery
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 5 (9.43%) WebSphere
2 4 (7.55%) IBM Domino
3 3 (5.66%) SAS
3 3 (5.66%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (3.77%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.89%) CMS
5 1 (1.89%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.89%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.89%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.89%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 8 (15.09%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (11.32%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (3.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.66%) Firewall
1 3 (5.66%) FTP
1 3 (5.66%) LAN
1 3 (5.66%) WAN
2 2 (3.77%) Internet
2 2 (3.77%) Intranet
2 2 (3.77%) Telepresence
3 1 (1.89%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (1.89%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (1.89%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.89%) SAN
3 1 (1.89%) SSL
3 1 (1.89%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.66%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) ClearCase
1 1 (1.89%) ClearQuest
1 1 (1.89%) JIRA
General
1 27 (50.94%) Finance
2 9 (16.98%) Banking
3 6 (11.32%) Retail
4 3 (5.66%) Billing
4 3 (5.66%) Legal
4 3 (5.66%) Military
5 1 (1.89%) Electronics
5 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (16.98%) Analyst
2 8 (15.09%) Infrastructure Manager
3 6 (11.32%) Administrator
3 6 (11.32%) Service Analyst
4 5 (9.43%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (7.55%) IT Manager
6 3 (5.66%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (5.66%) 2nd Line Technical Support
6 3 (5.66%) Architect
6 3 (5.66%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (5.66%) Developer
6 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) SAS Administrator
6 3 (5.66%) Service Manager
6 3 (5.66%) Technical Support
7 2 (3.77%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.77%) Network Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (3.77%) Network Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (3.77%) z/OS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.66%) ISPF
1 3 (5.66%) Middleware
2 1 (1.89%) Play Framework
2 1 (1.89%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.98%) iSeries
2 8 (15.09%) Management Information System
3 6 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (11.32%) NHS
4 5 (9.43%) Client/Server
5 3 (5.66%) e-Learning
5 3 (5.66%) Mainframe
5 3 (5.66%) Tandem
6 2 (3.77%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 14 (26.42%) Unix
1 14 (26.42%) Windows
2 10 (18.87%) Linux
3 3 (5.66%) zOS
4 2 (3.77%) Windows 2000
4 2 (3.77%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.77%) Windows 8
4 2 (3.77%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.89%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (49.06%) ITIL
2 15 (28.30%) Service Management
3 9 (16.98%) ITSM
4 7 (13.21%) People Management
4 7 (13.21%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (11.32%) Analytics
5 6 (11.32%) Coaching
5 6 (11.32%) Problem Management
5 6 (11.32%) Project Management
6 5 (9.43%) Change Management
6 5 (9.43%) Customer Requirements
6 5 (9.43%) Incident Management
6 5 (9.43%) Risk Assessment
6 5 (9.43%) Wealth Management
7 4 (7.55%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (5.66%) B2B
8 3 (5.66%) Logistics
8 3 (5.66%) Mentoring
8 3 (5.66%) Service Continuity Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.32%) SQL
2 3 (5.66%) C
2 3 (5.66%) JCL
3 1 (1.89%) Jython
3 1 (1.89%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (5.66%) A+ Certification
1 3 (5.66%) MCDST
1 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (5.66%) SAS Certification
2 2 (3.77%) Degree
2 2 (3.77%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (3.77%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.89%) CISM
3 1 (1.89%) CISSP
3 1 (1.89%) Master's Degree
3 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (20.75%) SLA
2 1 (1.89%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 5 (9.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.66%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.66%) Time Sharing Option
3 1 (1.89%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) DameWare
1 2 (3.77%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (20.75%) Cisco
2 7 (13.21%) VMware
3 6 (11.32%) Avaya
4 4 (7.55%) IBM
4 4 (7.55%) Microsoft
4 4 (7.55%) Palo Alto
4 4 (7.55%) Xerox
5 3 (5.66%) Axway
5 3 (5.66%) Dell
5 3 (5.66%) IBM Sterling
6 2 (3.77%) HP
6 2 (3.77%) LANDesk
6 2 (3.77%) ServiceNow
6 2 (3.77%) Wyse
7 1 (1.89%) Apple
7 1 (1.89%) BMC
7 1 (1.89%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.89%) Citrix
7 1 (1.89%) F5
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