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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Delivery Manager
Rank 464 429 427
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Services Delivery Manager 115 123 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.25% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.27% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 60 88
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£400 £375 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £324 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £728
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £338 £359
% change year-on-year
+18.51% -5.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Average hourly rate £26.83 - £33.28
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.83 - £33.28
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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
46312 45019 50103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.50% 92.74% 92.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 28584 27333 28780
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1836 1956 2521
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.98%

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 20 August 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Services Delivery Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Services Delivery Manager Hourly Rate Histogram 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 20 August 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
South East +2 34 £425 +13.33% 7
East of England +6 25 £450 +100.00% 3
London -9 25 £431 +1.47% 14
North West +1 12 £400 -5.04% 5
Yorkshire -3 5 £370 +16.99% 4
West Midlands -24 5 £250 -21.25% 1
South West -34 4 £425 +30.76% 2
Midlands +6 2 £375 -
East Midlands +6 1 £225 -37.93%
North East - 1 £500 -
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Services Delivery Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 240 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 155 (64.58%) ITIL
3 85 (35.42%) Service Management
4 62 (25.83%) Finance
5 56 (23.33%) SLA
6 41 (17.08%) Project Management
7 37 (15.42%) Security Cleared
8 29 (12.08%) Incident Management
9 27 (11.25%) ITIL Certification
10 26 (10.83%) PRINCE2
11 25 (10.42%) Microsoft
12 24 (10.00%) Supplier Management
13 22 (9.17%) Change Management
13 22 (9.17%) Stakeholder Management
14 21 (8.75%) Windows
14 21 (8.75%) SC Cleared
15 19 (7.92%) Problem Management
15 19 (7.92%) CRM
16 16 (6.67%) MS Excel
16 16 (6.67%) Risk Management
17 15 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
18 14 (5.83%) Management Information System
19 13 (5.42%) Oracle
19 13 (5.42%) DV Cleared
20 12 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
20 12 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
21 11 (4.58%) ITSM
21 11 (4.58%) Business Continuity
21 11 (4.58%) MS Office
21 11 (4.58%) MS PowerPoint

Services Delivery Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 8 (3.33%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.92%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (1.67%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (1.67%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (1.25%) IBM HTTP Server
4 3 (1.25%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.25%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (1.25%) IIS
4 3 (1.25%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.25%) MQSeries
5 2 (0.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (0.83%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.42%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 16 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 11 (4.58%) MS Office
2 11 (4.58%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (2.92%) MS Project
4 3 (1.25%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.42%) SAP HR
1 1 (0.42%) assyst
1 1 (0.42%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.25%) SaaS
3 1 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.92%) SAN
2 3 (1.25%) HTTP
3 2 (0.83%) LAN
3 2 (0.83%) WAN
3 2 (0.83%) Firewall
3 2 (0.83%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.42%) Internet
4 1 (0.42%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.33%) DataStage
1 8 (3.33%) Oracle Database
2 7 (2.92%) Spotfire
3 4 (1.67%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.25%) DB2
General
1 62 (25.83%) Finance
2 12 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 10 (4.17%) Retail
4 9 (3.75%) Banking
5 8 (3.33%) Marketing
6 7 (2.92%) Telecoms
7 6 (2.50%) Front Office
8 5 (2.08%) Investment Banking
9 4 (1.67%) Back Office
9 4 (1.67%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.67%) Japanese Language
10 3 (1.25%) Local Government
11 2 (0.83%) Law
11 2 (0.83%) Legal
12 1 (0.42%) Publishing
12 1 (0.42%) Games
12 1 (0.42%) Military
12 1 (0.42%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.42%) German Language
12 1 (0.42%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.08%) COM
1 5 (2.08%) Web Services
2 1 (0.42%) AOM
2 1 (0.42%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (5.83%) Management Information System
2 6 (2.50%) NHS
3 5 (2.08%) Statistics
4 4 (1.67%) Freedom of Information
5 3 (1.25%) Kindle
6 2 (0.83%) Blackberry
6 2 (0.83%) Open Source
7 1 (0.42%) Economics
7 1 (0.42%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.42%) CMDB
7 1 (0.42%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.42%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.42%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 21 (8.75%) Windows
2 8 (3.33%) UNIX
3 7 (2.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (2.50%) Windows 7
5 5 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.25%) SUSE
6 3 (1.25%) AIX
6 3 (1.25%) Linux
6 3 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 240 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 155 (64.58%) ITIL
3 85 (35.42%) Service Management
4 41 (17.08%) Project Management
5 29 (12.08%) Incident Management
6 26 (10.83%) PRINCE2
7 24 (10.00%) Supplier Management
8 22 (9.17%) Stakeholder Management
8 22 (9.17%) Change Management
9 19 (7.92%) CRM
9 19 (7.92%) Problem Management
10 16 (6.67%) Risk Management
11 15 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
12 12 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
13 11 (4.58%) ITSM
13 11 (4.58%) Business Continuity
13 11 (4.58%) Capacity Management
14 10 (4.17%) E-Commerce
14 10 (4.17%) Performance Management
14 10 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (2.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (15.42%) Security Cleared
2 27 (11.25%) ITIL Certification
3 21 (8.75%) SC Cleared
4 13 (5.42%) DV Cleared
5 10 (4.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 8 (3.33%) Degree
7 4 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (1.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (1.25%) MCP
9 2 (0.83%) PMP
9 2 (0.83%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.83%) MAPM
10 1 (0.42%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.42%) CITP
10 1 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.42%) MBA
10 1 (0.42%) Postgraduate
10 1 (0.42%) MCSE
10 1 (0.42%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (23.33%) SLA
2 5 (2.08%) QA
3 3 (1.25%) BS25999
3 3 (1.25%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.42%) BS15000
5 1 (0.42%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.42%) GxP
5 1 (0.42%) BS7799
System Software
1 9 (3.75%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.83%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (1.25%) OVSD
2 2 (0.83%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 25 (10.42%) Microsoft
2 13 (5.42%) Oracle
3 10 (4.17%) IBM
4 9 (3.75%) SAP
4 9 (3.75%) VMware
5 7 (2.92%) Axway
5 7 (2.92%) HP
6 6 (2.50%) TIBCO
7 5 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (1.67%) JD Edwards
8 4 (1.67%) NetApp
9 3 (1.25%) Reuters
9 3 (1.25%) Bloomberg
9 3 (1.25%) Dell
9 3 (1.25%) Sun
9 3 (1.25%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.83%) Capita
10 2 (0.83%) EMC
10 2 (0.83%) Lotus
10 2 (0.83%) Citrix
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