The first table below looks at the demand for the Services Delivery Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Services Delivery Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Berkshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Delivery Manager
Rank 118 116 125
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Services Delivery Manager 8 13 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.32% 0.53% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.58% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 5
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£450 £338 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £328 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £348 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £325 £355
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -8.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 - £33.28
Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2253 2223 2789
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 89.69% 90.88% 88.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1078 952 1036
Average daily rate £363 £370 £361
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.02% +2.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £190 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 83 103
Average hourly rate £17.07 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.16% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.88 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Services Delivery Manager
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Services Delivery Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Services Delivery Manager in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Services Delivery Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Services Delivery Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Services Delivery Manager across the Berkshire region.

Services Delivery Manager Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Services Delivery Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Services Delivery Manager across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Services Delivery Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Services Delivery Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Services Delivery Manager across the Berkshire region.

Services Delivery Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Services Delivery Manager
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Services Delivery Manager within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 3 £450 -
Slough +1 1 £280 -13.84%
Wokingham - - - -
Maidenhead - - - - 2
Services Delivery Manager
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Services Delivery Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Services Delivery Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Services Delivery Manager in their job title.

1 20 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 11 (55.00%) Project Management
3 10 (50.00%) Finance
4 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (45.00%) MS Office
5 8 (40.00%) MS Excel
5 8 (40.00%) Telemarketing
5 8 (40.00%) Marketing
5 8 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (40.00%) Performance Management
5 8 (40.00%) Performance Analysis
6 6 (30.00%) Service Management
6 6 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (15.00%) Programme Management
7 3 (15.00%) MS Project
7 3 (15.00%) SLA
7 3 (15.00%) ITIL
7 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
8 2 (10.00%) PMP
8 2 (10.00%) PMI Certification
8 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
8 2 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (10.00%) Software Testing
8 2 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (10.00%) Security Testing
8 2 (10.00%) Information Assurance
8 2 (10.00%) MAPM
8 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
8 2 (10.00%) Degree
9 1 (5.00%) Problem Management

Services Delivery Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Services Delivery Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Services Delivery Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 9 (45.00%) MS Office
2 8 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (15.00%) MS Project
General
1 10 (50.00%) Finance
2 8 (40.00%) Marketing
3 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.00%) Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 11 (55.00%) Project Management
3 8 (40.00%) Telemarketing
3 8 (40.00%) Performance Management
3 8 (40.00%) Performance Analysis
4 6 (30.00%) Service Management
4 6 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (15.00%) ITIL
5 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (15.00%) Programme Management
6 2 (10.00%) Software Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
6 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
6 2 (10.00%) Security Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Information Assurance
7 1 (5.00%) SIEM
7 1 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (5.00%) Scrum
7 1 (5.00%) CRM
7 1 (5.00%) Operations Management
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) PMP
1 2 (10.00%) PMI Certification
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
1 2 (10.00%) MAPM
2 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) SLA
2 2 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) SAP