The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wokingham 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 29 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
Berkshire / Wokingham
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 9 3
Rank change year-on-year +3 -6  
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wokingham 4.35% 2.22% 11.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.26% 3.70% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £450 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +80.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £388
% change year-on-year +13.33% -3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £23.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -21.73% +35.29%  

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 Wokingham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Wokingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 19 27 12
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wokingham 82.61% 60.00% 70.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 13 7
Median daily rate £325 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.77% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £36.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year +2.77% +18.03%  

Service Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in Wokingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wokingham 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 Wokingham

Service Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wokingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Delivery in Wokingham

For the 6 months to 29 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 Wokingham region with a requirement for Service Delivery.

1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) XML
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (50.00%) WCF
2 3 (50.00%) MSTest
2 3 (50.00%) SOA
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (16.67%) Information Security
4 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Local Government
4 1 (16.67%) C
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE
4 1 (16.67%) Middleware
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) GIS
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) SOAP
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle

Service Delivery
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wokingham 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 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (16.67%) GIS
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MSTest
2 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (16.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Support Officer
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Integration Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Integration Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (50.00%) WCF
1 3 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
2 1 (16.67%) Middleware
2 1 (16.67%) REST
2 1 (16.67%) SOAP
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) SOA
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) DevOps
4 1 (16.67%) Information Security
4 1 (16.67%) Line Management
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Programme Governance
4 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
1 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle