The table below looks at the statistics for the Services Delivery Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the England 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Delivery Manager
Rank 397 420 438
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +18
Contract jobs requiring a Services Delivery Manager 187 132 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.38% 0.28% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.30% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 67 51
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£390 £423 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +9.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £588 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £440 £363
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +21.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £25.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45626 43383 41175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.03% 92.64% 93.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 29592 26643 23710
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £229 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1873 1913 2427
Average hourly rate £16.16 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.65% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.80 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Services Delivery Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Services Delivery Manager Jobs Demand Trend in England

Services Delivery Manager
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Services Delivery Manager Daily Rate Trend in England

Services Delivery Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Services Delivery Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Services Delivery Manager Daily Rate Histogram in England

Services Delivery Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Services Delivery Manager Hourly Rate Trend in England

Services Delivery Manager
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
London +12 57 £413 +1.78% 14
South East -31 42 £408 -18.50% 10
South West -4 28 £390 -3.10% 3
West Midlands +3 15 £375 -6.25% 1
Yorkshire 0 14 £335 +3.07% 4
East Midlands +14 10 £400 +17.64%
North West -8 9 £407 -
East of England -3 8 £410 -25.45% 2
North East -26 3 £375 -25.00% 1
Midlands - - - -
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Services Delivery Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 306 (99.67%) Service Delivery
2 207 (67.43%) ITIL
3 89 (28.99%) Service Management
4 78 (25.41%) Security Cleared
5 69 (22.48%) Finance
6 60 (19.54%) SLA
7 54 (17.59%) SC Cleared
8 50 (16.29%) ITIL Certification
9 41 (13.36%) Project Management
9 41 (13.36%) Risk Management
10 35 (11.40%) Continuous Improvement
11 33 (10.75%) Stakeholder Management
12 29 (9.45%) PRINCE2
13 26 (8.47%) DV Cleared
14 25 (8.14%) E-Commerce
15 23 (7.49%) Telecoms
16 22 (7.17%) Agile Software Development
16 22 (7.17%) Supplier Management
17 20 (6.51%) Change Management
17 20 (6.51%) Microsoft
18 19 (6.19%) Management Information System
19 18 (5.86%) Business Development
19 18 (5.86%) Line Management
19 18 (5.86%) People Management
20 17 (5.54%) Analytical Skills
20 17 (5.54%) Degree
21 16 (5.21%) Incident Management
21 16 (5.21%) Problem Management
21 16 (5.21%) SAP
22 14 (4.56%) ITSM

Services Delivery Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

Application Platforms
1 13 (4.23%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.63%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (1.30%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (1.30%) WebSphere
3 4 (1.30%) Apache Solr
3 4 (1.30%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.65%) Lotus Domino
4 2 (0.65%) OpenStack
Applications
1 12 (3.91%) MS Office
2 10 (3.26%) MS Project
3 8 (2.61%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.95%) MS Excel
5 5 (1.63%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 3 (0.98%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (0.33%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.33%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.33%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.98%) SaaS
2 2 (0.65%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.33%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.61%) 3G
2 5 (1.63%) 4G
2 5 (1.63%) Radio Access Network
3 4 (1.30%) WAN
4 2 (0.65%) Internet
5 1 (0.33%) LAN
5 1 (0.33%) VoIP
5 1 (0.33%) Firewall
5 1 (0.33%) LTE
5 1 (0.33%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (2.61%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (0.98%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (1.30%) JUnit
General
1 69 (22.48%) Finance
2 23 (7.49%) Telecoms
3 9 (2.93%) Banking
3 9 (2.93%) Retail
4 7 (2.28%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.63%) Law
5 5 (1.63%) Marketing
6 4 (1.30%) Legal
6 4 (1.30%) Back Office
7 3 (0.98%) Electronics
7 3 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (0.98%) Games
7 3 (0.98%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.65%) Local Government
8 2 (0.65%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.65%) Advertising
8 2 (0.65%) Publishing
9 1 (0.33%) Front Office
9 1 (0.33%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.33%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.61%) J2EE
2 3 (0.98%) EDI
2 3 (0.98%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (6.19%) Management Information System
2 17 (5.54%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (3.26%) NHS
4 6 (1.95%) FMCG
4 6 (1.95%) User Experience
5 5 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (1.63%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.30%) Freedom of Information
6 4 (1.30%) Data Structures
7 3 (0.98%) Kindle
7 3 (0.98%) DTV
7 3 (0.98%) Online Games
8 2 (0.65%) iPad
8 2 (0.65%) Statistics
8 2 (0.65%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.33%) Wiki
9 1 (0.33%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.33%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.33%) AS400
9 1 (0.33%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 13 (4.23%) Windows
2 4 (1.30%) Linux
2 4 (1.30%) UNIX
3 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 306 (99.67%) Service Delivery
2 207 (67.43%) ITIL
3 89 (28.99%) Service Management
4 41 (13.36%) Project Management
4 41 (13.36%) Risk Management
5 35 (11.40%) Continuous Improvement
6 33 (10.75%) Stakeholder Management
7 29 (9.45%) PRINCE2
8 25 (8.14%) E-Commerce
9 22 (7.17%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (7.17%) Supplier Management
10 20 (6.51%) Change Management
11 18 (5.86%) Business Development
11 18 (5.86%) Line Management
11 18 (5.86%) People Management
12 16 (5.21%) Problem Management
12 16 (5.21%) Incident Management
13 14 (4.56%) ITSM
14 13 (4.23%) Performance Management
15 12 (3.91%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 11 (3.58%) SQL
2 9 (2.93%) Java
3 1 (0.33%) C#
3 1 (0.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 78 (25.41%) Security Cleared
2 54 (17.59%) SC Cleared
3 50 (16.29%) ITIL Certification
4 26 (8.47%) DV Cleared
5 17 (5.54%) Degree
6 13 (4.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 12 (3.91%) ISEB
8 3 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (0.98%) PMP
8 3 (0.98%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (0.98%) Chartered Engineer
9 1 (0.33%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 1 (0.33%) CISM
9 1 (0.33%) MCSE
9 1 (0.33%) CISSP
9 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (19.54%) SLA
2 3 (0.98%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.65%) BS15000
3 2 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.65%) COBIT
3 2 (0.65%) QA
4 1 (0.33%) BS25999
4 1 (0.33%) Basel III
4 1 (0.33%) COREP
4 1 (0.33%) FINREP
4 1 (0.33%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.33%) BS7799
System Software
1 5 (1.63%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.33%) Firmware
2 1 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (2.28%) OVSD
2 3 (0.98%) OpenView
Vendors
1 20 (6.51%) Microsoft
2 16 (5.21%) SAP
3 8 (2.61%) Oracle
4 5 (1.63%) IBM
4 5 (1.63%) HP
4 5 (1.63%) JD Edwards
5 4 (1.30%) hybris
5 4 (1.30%) Citrix
6 2 (0.65%) EMC
6 2 (0.65%) Cognos
6 2 (0.65%) Lotus
6 2 (0.65%) TOWER Software
6 2 (0.65%) VMware
6 2 (0.65%) Infor
7 1 (0.33%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.33%) Cisco
7 1 (0.33%) BMC
7 1 (0.33%) Hitachi
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