Period
to 24 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 6 months to 24 April 2018 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 114 88 96
Rank change year-on-year -26 +8 -19
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 83 104 119
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.71% 2.44% 2.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.00% 2.90% 2.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 68 84
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £425 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% -2.30% +13.73%
10th Percentile £160 £204 £288
90th Percentile £500 £538 £793
England median daily rate £438 £425 £401
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.12% +0.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 11 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £8.82 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +64.40% - -
England median hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year -6.25% -24.71% +25.00%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,160 3,590 4,796
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 85.95% 84.25% 83.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,719 2,343 3,222
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £268 £263 £270
90th Percentile £538 £556 £575
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 86 142
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £13.50 £15.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.15% -12.22% -6.79%
10th Percentile £10.50 £8.83 £10.20
90th Percentile £42.80 £36.37 £38.75
England median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £23.34
% change year-on-year -10.00% +7.11% +11.51%

Service Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Service Delivery in Yorkshire

Service Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Delivery in Yorkshire

Service Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Service Delivery in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 24 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Service Delivery in Yorkshire

Service Delivery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Delivery in Yorkshire

Service Delivery
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Service Delivery in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 24 April 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Service Delivery in Yorkshire

Service Delivery
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 24 April 2018. 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
West Yorkshire -14 71 £375 -11.76% 17
North Yorkshire 0 6 £463 +8.82% 1
South Yorkshire -26 5 £375 -11.76% 4
Service Delivery
England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Service Delivery also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Service Delivery.

1 22 (26.51%) Problem-Solving
2 21 (25.30%) Windows
3 20 (24.10%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (22.89%) Finance
5 17 (20.48%) ITIL
6 16 (19.28%) Stakeholder Management
7 14 (16.87%) Microsoft
7 14 (16.87%) Project Management
8 13 (15.66%) Active Directory
9 11 (13.25%) Java
9 11 (13.25%) Windows 7
9 11 (13.25%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (12.05%) Service Design
11 9 (10.84%) Feasibility Study
11 9 (10.84%) Management Information System
11 9 (10.84%) Configuration Management
12 8 (9.64%) Disaster Recovery
12 8 (9.64%) Service Management
12 8 (9.64%) Linux
12 8 (9.64%) Unix
12 8 (9.64%) LAN
12 8 (9.64%) DevOps
12 8 (9.64%) Git (software)
12 8 (9.64%) Puppet
12 8 (9.64%) Asset Management
12 8 (9.64%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (8.43%) Performance Management
13 7 (8.43%) High Availability
13 7 (8.43%) Windows XP
13 7 (8.43%) SLA

Service Delivery
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 2 (2.41%) MS Exchange
1 2 (2.41%) SharePoint
1 2 (2.41%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.20%) Apache
2 1 (1.20%) nginx
2 1 (1.20%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.20%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.20%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (7.23%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.20%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.23%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (7.23%) IaaS
1 6 (7.23%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (7.23%) PaaS
2 5 (6.02%) SaaS
3 3 (3.61%) Office 365
4 1 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.64%) LAN
2 7 (8.43%) WAN
3 6 (7.23%) IP Telephony
3 6 (7.23%) SMS
4 5 (6.02%) DHCP
4 5 (6.02%) DNS
5 2 (2.41%) Skype
6 1 (1.20%) Internet
6 1 (1.20%) Intranet
6 1 (1.20%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.20%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.41%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (2.41%) NoSQL
1 2 (2.41%) Riak
2 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.20%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.20%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.20%) SAP HANA
2 1 (1.20%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (1.20%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 8 (9.64%) Git (software)
2 6 (7.23%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.41%) Selenium
3 2 (2.41%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.20%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 19 (22.89%) Finance
2 6 (7.23%) Retail
3 5 (6.02%) Banking
3 5 (6.02%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.61%) Local Government
5 2 (2.41%) Legal
6 1 (1.20%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (9.64%) Service Manager
2 7 (8.43%) 2nd Line Support
3 6 (7.23%) Active Directory Support
3 6 (7.23%) Business Analyst
3 6 (7.23%) Delivery Manager
3 6 (7.23%) Service Desk Support
3 6 (7.23%) Services Delivery Manager
3 6 (7.23%) Telephony Support
4 5 (6.02%) Product Owner
4 5 (6.02%) Support Engineer
4 5 (6.02%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (4.82%) Analyst
5 4 (4.82%) Consultant
5 4 (4.82%) Head of Delivery
5 4 (4.82%) Project Manager
6 3 (3.61%) Coordinator
6 3 (3.61%) Customer Engineer
6 3 (3.61%) Customer Support Engineer
6 3 (3.61%) Project Coordinator
6 3 (3.61%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.02%) Web Services
2 3 (3.61%) Velocity
3 2 (2.41%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (1.20%) J2EE
4 1 (1.20%) JavaBeans
4 1 (1.20%) JSP
4 1 (1.20%) Node.js
4 1 (1.20%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.25%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (10.84%) Management Information System
3 6 (7.23%) Clustering
3 6 (7.23%) Data Centre
4 5 (6.02%) NHS
5 2 (2.41%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.20%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.20%) Tandem
6 1 (1.20%) User Experience
6 1 (1.20%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 21 (25.30%) Windows
2 11 (13.25%) Windows 7
3 8 (9.64%) Linux
3 8 (9.64%) Unix
4 7 (8.43%) Windows XP
5 6 (7.23%) Windows 2000
5 6 (7.23%) Windows Vista
6 5 (6.02%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (4.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (4.82%) Windows Server
7 4 (4.82%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (2.41%) Android
8 2 (2.41%) Apple iOS
8 2 (2.41%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (26.51%) Problem-Solving
2 20 (24.10%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (20.48%) ITIL
4 16 (19.28%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (16.87%) Project Management
6 10 (12.05%) Service Design
7 9 (10.84%) Configuration Management
7 9 (10.84%) Feasibility Study
8 8 (9.64%) Asset Management
8 8 (9.64%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (9.64%) DevOps
8 8 (9.64%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (9.64%) Service Management
9 7 (8.43%) High Availability
9 7 (8.43%) Performance Management
9 7 (8.43%) Scrum
10 6 (7.23%) Data Protection
10 6 (7.23%) Information Security
10 6 (7.23%) Load Balancing
10 6 (7.23%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (13.25%) Java
2 6 (7.23%) PHP
3 3 (3.61%) Perl
3 3 (3.61%) Python
3 3 (3.61%) SQL
4 2 (2.41%) C#
4 2 (2.41%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.20%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (7.23%) Degree
1 6 (7.23%) HNC
1 6 (7.23%) MCP
1 6 (7.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (6.02%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (4.82%) DBS Check
3 4 (4.82%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.61%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.41%) ISEB
5 2 (2.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.20%) CCNA
6 1 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.43%) SLA
2 2 (2.41%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.20%) ISO 22301
3 1 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.20%) PMO
3 1 (1.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (15.66%) Active Directory
2 6 (7.23%) Docker
3 4 (4.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.20%) Firmware
4 1 (1.20%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (9.64%) Puppet
2 6 (7.23%) Marathon
2 6 (7.23%) Mesos
2 6 (7.23%) Salt
2 6 (7.23%) SCCM
3 2 (2.41%) HP UCMDB
4 1 (1.20%) Ansible
4 1 (1.20%) CFEngine
4 1 (1.20%) HAProxy
4 1 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.20%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (1.20%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 14 (16.87%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.23%) F5
3 5 (6.02%) Brocade
3 5 (6.02%) Red Hat
4 4 (4.82%) Apple
4 4 (4.82%) Citrix
4 4 (4.82%) Oracle
4 4 (4.82%) VMware
5 3 (3.61%) HP
5 3 (3.61%) SAP
6 2 (2.41%) CA
7 1 (1.20%) Autodesk
7 1 (1.20%) Cisco
7 1 (1.20%) NetApp
7 1 (1.20%) Sybase