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 29 July 2015 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Delivery Manager
Rank 471 458 436
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -22
Contract jobs requiring a Services Delivery Manager 124 125 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.25% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.27% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 79 56
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£425 £380 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% -0.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £298 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £505 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £380 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.13% +16.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £30.25 -
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
47845 45746 43111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.52% 92.64% 92.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 31018 28289 25848
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1784 1845 1993
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.29
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.80 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 29 July 2015.

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 29 July 2015. 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 +23 48 £400 - 16
South East -26 24 £410 -8.88% 11
South West +14 18 £400 -11.11% 5
North West -17 9 £515 +49.27% 3
Yorkshire -27 9 £515 +41.09% 3
East Midlands -5 8 £416 -2.11% 2
West Midlands +5 7 £350 +19.14% 2
North East -21 6 £503 +0.50% 1
East of England -24 3 £401 -10.83%
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Services Delivery Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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.

1 247 (98.80%) Service Delivery
2 171 (68.40%) ITIL
3 111 (44.40%) Service Management
4 70 (28.00%) Finance
5 61 (24.40%) SLA
6 46 (18.40%) ITIL Certification
6 46 (18.40%) Change Management
6 46 (18.40%) Security Cleared
7 39 (15.60%) Project Management
8 37 (14.80%) SC Cleared
9 35 (14.00%) PRINCE2
10 28 (11.20%) ITSM
11 26 (10.40%) Stakeholder Management
12 24 (9.60%) Incident Management
13 23 (9.20%) Degree
14 21 (8.40%) DV Cleared
15 20 (8.00%) Problem Management
16 18 (7.20%) Supplier Management
16 18 (7.20%) Microsoft
17 17 (6.80%) SAP
17 17 (6.80%) Telecoms
17 17 (6.80%) Business Continuity
17 17 (6.80%) Coaching
18 15 (6.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
19 14 (5.60%) Disaster Recovery
19 14 (5.60%) MS Excel
19 14 (5.60%) CRM
20 13 (5.20%) MS Office
20 13 (5.20%) Continuous Improvement
21 12 (4.80%) ITIL V3

Services Delivery Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 7 (2.80%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.20%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.80%) IIS
4 1 (0.40%) MQSeries
4 1 (0.40%) CMS
4 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 14 (5.60%) MS Excel
2 13 (5.20%) MS Office
3 6 (2.40%) MS Project
4 4 (1.60%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.40%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 2 (0.80%) SAP FI
1 2 (0.80%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (0.80%) SAP CO
1 2 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.80%) SAP BPC
2 1 (0.40%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.40%) Office 365
2 4 (1.60%) SaaS
3 2 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.40%) IaaS
4 1 (0.40%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.60%) WAN
2 8 (3.20%) LAN
3 6 (2.40%) NAS
4 5 (2.00%) VPN
5 3 (1.20%) SAN
6 2 (0.80%) DHCP
6 2 (0.80%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.80%) Firewall
6 2 (0.80%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.40%) Wireless
7 1 (0.40%) 2G
7 1 (0.40%) Cisco ICM
7 1 (0.40%) 4G
7 1 (0.40%) PABX
7 1 (0.40%) Radio Access Network
7 1 (0.40%) Broadband
7 1 (0.40%) Intranet
7 1 (0.40%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.60%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.20%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (0.80%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.40%) BusinessObjects
General
1 70 (28.00%) Finance
2 17 (6.80%) Telecoms
3 9 (3.60%) Banking
4 6 (2.40%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (1.20%) Marketing
5 3 (1.20%) Retail
5 3 (1.20%) Billing
5 3 (1.20%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.80%) Legal
6 2 (0.80%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.80%) Advertising
6 2 (0.80%) French Language
6 2 (0.80%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.40%) Swedish Language
7 1 (0.40%) Japanese Language
7 1 (0.40%) Front Office
7 1 (0.40%) Electronics
7 1 (0.40%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.20%) .NET
2 1 (0.40%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 12 (4.80%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (3.60%) Performance Metrics
2 9 (3.60%) Data Centre
3 8 (3.20%) Statistics
4 6 (2.40%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.00%) NHS
6 2 (0.80%) Thin Client
6 2 (0.80%) Blackberry
6 2 (0.80%) Fat Client
6 2 (0.80%) FMCG
6 2 (0.80%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.40%) PMI
7 1 (0.40%) iPhone
7 1 (0.40%) iPad
7 1 (0.40%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.40%) IVR
7 1 (0.40%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.40%) DTV
7 1 (0.40%) GIS
7 1 (0.40%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 10 (4.00%) Windows
2 3 (1.20%) Windows XP
2 3 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (1.20%) Windows 7
2 3 (1.20%) Windows 8
3 2 (0.80%) UNIX
3 2 (0.80%) Apple iOS
3 2 (0.80%) Android
4 1 (0.40%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.40%) Linux
4 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 247 (98.80%) Service Delivery
2 171 (68.40%) ITIL
3 111 (44.40%) Service Management
4 46 (18.40%) Change Management
5 39 (15.60%) Project Management
6 35 (14.00%) PRINCE2
7 28 (11.20%) ITSM
8 26 (10.40%) Stakeholder Management
9 24 (9.60%) Incident Management
10 20 (8.00%) Problem Management
11 18 (7.20%) Supplier Management
12 17 (6.80%) Business Continuity
12 17 (6.80%) Coaching
13 14 (5.60%) Disaster Recovery
13 14 (5.60%) CRM
14 13 (5.20%) Continuous Improvement
15 12 (4.80%) ITIL V3
15 12 (4.80%) Agile Software Development
16 11 (4.40%) People Management
17 9 (3.60%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.20%) SQL
2 2 (0.80%) C#
3 1 (0.40%) Java
3 1 (0.40%) C
Qualifications
1 46 (18.40%) ITIL Certification
1 46 (18.40%) Security Cleared
2 37 (14.80%) SC Cleared
3 23 (9.20%) Degree
4 21 (8.40%) DV Cleared
5 15 (6.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 7 (2.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 6 (2.40%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (2.40%) CCNA
8 5 (2.00%) MCSE
8 5 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (1.20%) APMP
10 2 (0.80%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.80%) MCP
10 2 (0.80%) ISEB
11 1 (0.40%) PMP
11 1 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (24.40%) SLA
2 6 (2.40%) QA
3 4 (1.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (2.40%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.40%) XenApp
3 1 (0.40%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (1.20%) OVSD
2 2 (0.80%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (7.20%) Microsoft
2 17 (6.80%) SAP
3 8 (3.20%) Cisco
3 8 (3.20%) VMware
4 7 (2.80%) Citrix
5 4 (1.60%) IBM
6 3 (1.20%) HP
6 3 (1.20%) Dell
6 3 (1.20%) EMC
6 3 (1.20%) NetApp
7 2 (0.80%) Apple
7 2 (0.80%) Avaya
7 2 (0.80%) Ericsson
7 2 (0.80%) Hitachi
7 2 (0.80%) Oracle
7 2 (0.80%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.40%) Capita
8 1 (0.40%) Adobe
8 1 (0.40%) Sybase
8 1 (0.40%) Intel
Scunthorpe, South Humberside
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £30 - £40 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Northumberland
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Amoria Bond - UK
Rate: £500 - £600 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago