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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Delivery Manager
Rank 454 440 422
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Services Delivery Manager 126 133 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.25% 0.27% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.29% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 83 68
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£425 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £265 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £546 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £351 £400
% change year-on-year
+21.25% -12.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £85.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £33.07 £85.00
% change year-on-year
- -61.09%
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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
46777 45849 40413
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.34% 92.43% 92.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 28979 28587 23731
Average daily rate £400 £395 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
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 1836 1861 2074
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.85% -

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 -9 42 £450 +12.50% 17
South East -13 28 £404 +7.66% 12
East of England +7 12 £425 +41.66% 3
South West +5 11 £425 - 2
West Midlands -13 9 £445 +43.54% 2
Yorkshire -7 8 £425 +18.05% 1
North West -25 5 - - 5
Midlands +6 3 £550 +46.66% 1
East Midlands -9 3 £420 +52.72% 1
North East - 1 £475 - 1
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Services Delivery Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

1 294 (98.33%) Service Delivery
2 212 (70.90%) ITIL
3 110 (36.79%) Service Management
4 70 (23.41%) SLA
5 68 (22.74%) Finance
6 57 (19.06%) ITIL Certification
6 57 (19.06%) Security Cleared
7 48 (16.05%) SC Cleared
8 41 (13.71%) Project Management
9 34 (11.37%) Change Management
9 34 (11.37%) Stakeholder Management
10 30 (10.03%) PRINCE2
11 27 (9.03%) Telecoms
12 23 (7.69%) Microsoft
13 22 (7.36%) MS Office
14 21 (7.02%) E-Commerce
14 21 (7.02%) ITSM
14 21 (7.02%) Incident Management
15 20 (6.69%) Problem Management
16 18 (6.02%) DV Cleared
17 17 (5.69%) Continuous Improvement
17 17 (5.69%) SAP
17 17 (5.69%) Windows
18 16 (5.35%) Agile Software Development
18 16 (5.35%) Degree
19 15 (5.02%) Release Management
19 15 (5.02%) Management Information System
19 15 (5.02%) Line Management
20 14 (4.68%) Disaster Recovery
21 13 (4.35%) Supplier Management

Services Delivery Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 10 (3.34%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.34%) Apache Solr
2 4 (1.34%) WebSphere
2 4 (1.34%) Tomcat
3 2 (0.67%) MQSeries
3 2 (0.67%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.33%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 22 (7.36%) MS Office
2 10 (3.34%) MS Excel
3 6 (2.01%) MS Visio
3 6 (2.01%) MS Project
4 3 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.33%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 5 (1.67%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (0.67%) SAP BPC
2 2 (0.67%) SAP CO
2 2 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.67%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (0.67%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.33%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.33%) Endur
3 1 (0.33%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.34%) Office 365
2 2 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.67%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.68%) 3G
2 7 (2.34%) Radio Access Network
3 6 (2.01%) 4G
4 5 (1.67%) LAN
4 5 (1.67%) WAN
5 2 (0.67%) 2G
5 2 (0.67%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (0.67%) Internet
5 2 (0.67%) VPN
6 1 (0.33%) Broadband
6 1 (0.33%) Intranet
6 1 (0.33%) Firewall
6 1 (0.33%) Wireless
6 1 (0.33%) Cisco ICM
6 1 (0.33%) PABX
6 1 (0.33%) LTE
6 1 (0.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.67%) Oracle Reports
1 5 (1.67%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (0.33%) Big Data
2 1 (0.33%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (0.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (1.34%) JUnit
General
1 68 (22.74%) Finance
2 27 (9.03%) Telecoms
3 8 (2.68%) Retail
4 5 (1.67%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.34%) Banking
5 4 (1.34%) Publishing
5 4 (1.34%) Law
5 4 (1.34%) Back Office
6 3 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (1.00%) Legal
6 3 (1.00%) Billing
7 2 (0.67%) French Language
7 2 (0.67%) Spanish Language
7 2 (0.67%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.67%) Marketing
7 2 (0.67%) Electronics
7 2 (0.67%) Advertising
8 1 (0.33%) Front Office
8 1 (0.33%) Local Government
8 1 (0.33%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.68%) J2EE
2 3 (1.00%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 15 (5.02%) Management Information System
2 11 (3.68%) NHS
3 8 (2.68%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (1.67%) Statistics
5 3 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.67%) iPad
6 2 (0.67%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.67%) DTV
6 2 (0.67%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.33%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (0.33%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.33%) User Experience
7 1 (0.33%) PMI
7 1 (0.33%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.33%) GIS
7 1 (0.33%) Biometrics
7 1 (0.33%) IVR
7 1 (0.33%) Informatics
7 1 (0.33%) Wiki
7 1 (0.33%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 17 (5.69%) Windows
2 6 (2.01%) Linux
2 6 (2.01%) UNIX
3 3 (1.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (0.67%) Windows XP
4 2 (0.67%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.33%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.33%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 294 (98.33%) Service Delivery
2 212 (70.90%) ITIL
3 110 (36.79%) Service Management
4 41 (13.71%) Project Management
5 34 (11.37%) Change Management
5 34 (11.37%) Stakeholder Management
6 30 (10.03%) PRINCE2
7 21 (7.02%) E-Commerce
7 21 (7.02%) ITSM
7 21 (7.02%) Incident Management
8 20 (6.69%) Problem Management
9 17 (5.69%) Continuous Improvement
10 16 (5.35%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (5.02%) Release Management
11 15 (5.02%) Line Management
12 14 (4.68%) Disaster Recovery
13 13 (4.35%) Supplier Management
13 13 (4.35%) Coaching
14 12 (4.01%) Business Continuity
15 11 (3.68%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (2.68%) Java
2 3 (1.00%) SQL
3 1 (0.33%) C
Qualifications
1 57 (19.06%) ITIL Certification
1 57 (19.06%) Security Cleared
2 48 (16.05%) SC Cleared
3 18 (6.02%) DV Cleared
4 16 (5.35%) Degree
5 8 (2.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 5 (1.67%) CCNA
6 5 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (1.67%) MCSE
7 3 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (1.00%) APMP
8 2 (0.67%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.33%) ISEB
9 1 (0.33%) CISSP
9 1 (0.33%) PMP
9 1 (0.33%) CISM
9 1 (0.33%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (23.41%) SLA
2 7 (2.34%) QA
3 5 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.67%) COBIT
5 1 (0.33%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.33%) BS15000
5 1 (0.33%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 5 (1.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.67%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (1.67%) OVSD
2 1 (0.33%) OpenView
Vendors
1 23 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 17 (5.69%) SAP
3 9 (3.01%) Oracle
4 6 (2.01%) Cisco
4 6 (2.01%) IBM
5 5 (1.67%) Citrix
6 4 (1.34%) hybris
6 4 (1.34%) VMware
6 4 (1.34%) HP
6 4 (1.34%) EMC
7 3 (1.00%) Dell
7 3 (1.00%) Hitachi
8 2 (0.67%) TOWER Software
8 2 (0.67%) Apple
8 2 (0.67%) Sybase
8 2 (0.67%) NetApp
8 2 (0.67%) Ericsson
8 2 (0.67%) Avaya
8 2 (0.67%) Intel
9 1 (0.33%) Adobe
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