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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Delivery Manager
Rank 459 418 463
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +45
Contract jobs requiring a Services Delivery Manager 121 142 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.29% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.32% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 76 79
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£425 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £515 £738
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £88.42 £43.56 £33.28
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+102.98% +30.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £88.42 - £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
47639 44687 49823
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 90.80% 92.79% 92.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 29624 27384 28500
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £235 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1896 1919 2491
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 23 September 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 -5 27 £368 +6.52% 8
North West +21 25 £500 - 4
East of England -4 24 £500 +33.33% 2
London -34 19 £425 - 17
South West -23 7 £431 +32.69% 2
West Midlands -30 6 £325 -18.75% 3
Yorkshire -1 5 £380 +20.15% 4
East Midlands -1 3 £250 -33.33% 5
Midlands 0 2 £375 -
North East - 1 £500 - 3
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Services Delivery Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 245 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 158 (64.49%) ITIL
3 83 (33.88%) Service Management
4 58 (23.67%) Finance
5 45 (18.37%) SLA
6 42 (17.14%) Security Cleared
7 37 (15.10%) Risk Management
8 35 (14.29%) Project Management
9 31 (12.65%) ITIL Certification
10 30 (12.24%) Incident Management
11 29 (11.84%) Supplier Management
12 26 (10.61%) SC Cleared
12 26 (10.61%) PRINCE2
13 23 (9.39%) Stakeholder Management
14 22 (8.98%) Continuous Improvement
15 18 (7.35%) CRM
16 17 (6.94%) Microsoft
16 17 (6.94%) Change Management
16 17 (6.94%) Problem Management
17 15 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
18 13 (5.31%) Disaster Recovery
18 13 (5.31%) ITSM
18 13 (5.31%) SAP
18 13 (5.31%) People Management
18 13 (5.31%) Performance Management
18 13 (5.31%) DV Cleared
19 12 (4.90%) Windows
19 12 (4.90%) Banking
20 11 (4.49%) Management Information System
20 11 (4.49%) Workflow

Services Delivery Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 9 (3.67%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (2.45%) Oracle Workflow
4 4 (1.63%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (0.82%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (4.08%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.27%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (2.45%) MS Project
4 4 (1.63%) MS Office
5 3 (1.22%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.82%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.41%) assyst
1 1 (0.41%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.22%) SaaS
3 1 (0.41%) IBM Blueworks
3 1 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.22%) SAN
2 2 (0.82%) 3G
2 2 (0.82%) Firewall
3 1 (0.41%) 4G
3 1 (0.41%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.41%) ATM
3 1 (0.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.86%) Spotfire
1 7 (2.86%) DataStage
2 5 (2.04%) Oracle Database
3 4 (1.63%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
General
1 58 (23.67%) Finance
2 12 (4.90%) Banking
3 9 (3.67%) Telecoms
3 9 (3.67%) Pharmaceutical
4 8 (3.27%) Retail
5 5 (2.04%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.63%) Law
6 4 (1.63%) Legal
6 4 (1.63%) Marketing
6 4 (1.63%) Japanese Language
7 2 (0.82%) Front Office
7 2 (0.82%) Games
7 2 (0.82%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.82%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.41%) Local Government
8 1 (0.41%) Billing
8 1 (0.41%) Publishing
8 1 (0.41%) Military
8 1 (0.41%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.04%) COM
1 5 (2.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (4.49%) Management Information System
3 6 (2.45%) NHS
3 6 (2.45%) User Experience
4 5 (2.04%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.63%) Freedom of Information
6 3 (1.22%) Kindle
7 2 (0.82%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (0.82%) Open Source
8 1 (0.41%) FMCG
8 1 (0.41%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.41%) Online Games
8 1 (0.41%) Economics
8 1 (0.41%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.41%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 12 (4.90%) Windows
2 4 (1.63%) UNIX
3 3 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.41%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 245 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 158 (64.49%) ITIL
3 83 (33.88%) Service Management
4 37 (15.10%) Risk Management
5 35 (14.29%) Project Management
6 30 (12.24%) Incident Management
7 29 (11.84%) Supplier Management
8 26 (10.61%) PRINCE2
9 23 (9.39%) Stakeholder Management
10 22 (8.98%) Continuous Improvement
11 18 (7.35%) CRM
12 17 (6.94%) Change Management
12 17 (6.94%) Problem Management
13 13 (5.31%) Disaster Recovery
13 13 (5.31%) ITSM
13 13 (5.31%) People Management
13 13 (5.31%) Performance Management
14 11 (4.49%) Workflow
15 10 (4.08%) E-Commerce
15 10 (4.08%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 7 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (17.14%) Security Cleared
2 31 (12.65%) ITIL Certification
3 26 (10.61%) SC Cleared
4 13 (5.31%) DV Cleared
5 9 (3.67%) Degree
5 9 (3.67%) ISEB
6 8 (3.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.82%) PMP
8 2 (0.82%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.82%) MAPM
8 2 (0.82%) Chartered Engineer
9 1 (0.41%) CITP
9 1 (0.41%) MBA
9 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.41%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.41%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (18.37%) SLA
2 5 (2.04%) QA
3 3 (1.22%) BS25999
3 3 (1.22%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.41%) BS15000
5 1 (0.41%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.41%) GxP
5 1 (0.41%) BS7799
System Software
1 7 (2.86%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.82%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (1.22%) OVSD
2 2 (0.82%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.41%) OpenView
Vendors
1 17 (6.94%) Microsoft
2 13 (5.31%) SAP
3 11 (4.49%) Oracle
4 8 (3.27%) IBM
5 7 (2.86%) Axway
6 6 (2.45%) JD Edwards
6 6 (2.45%) TIBCO
7 5 (2.04%) Citrix
7 5 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (1.63%) NetApp
8 4 (1.63%) HP
8 4 (1.63%) VMware
9 3 (1.22%) Reuters
9 3 (1.22%) Bloomberg
10 2 (0.82%) EMC
10 2 (0.82%) Capita
11 1 (0.41%) Intel
11 1 (0.41%) Cisco
11 1 (0.41%) Lotus
Hampshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £450.00 - £530.00 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 22 hours ago
North East
Harvey Nash RPO
Rate: £400 to £450
Posted: 23 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Red Commerce
Posted: 5 days ago
Northamptonshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £500.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Rate: £400 - £425 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Warrington
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £450 - £535 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Corsham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £475.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £490.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago