The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Services Delivery Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Delivery Manager
Rank 381 383 409
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +26
Contract jobs requiring a Services Delivery Manager 56 63 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.25% 0.27% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.28% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 43 19
Median daily rate £475 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £321 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £663 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £401
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £187.50 £35.00 £26.83
% change year-on-year
+435.71% +30.45%
Services Delivery Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21551 22395 23085
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.91% 94.71% 95.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 15332 15718 15678
Median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 254 329 439
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.60 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Services Delivery Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the London region that featured Services Delivery Manager in the job title.

Services Delivery Manager Jobs Demand Trend in London

Services Delivery Manager
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Services Delivery Manager Daily Rate Trend in London

Services Delivery Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Services Delivery Manager across the London region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Services Delivery Manager Daily Rate Histogram in London

Services Delivery Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Services Delivery Manager Hourly Rate Trend in London

Services Delivery Manager
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Services Delivery Manager within the London region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +23 1 £513 +46.42% 2
Canary Wharf +3 1 - -
Feltham -2 1 - -
Bromley - 1 £750 -
Paddington - 1 - -
Services Delivery Manager
England

Services Delivery Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, Services Delivery Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring Services Delivery Manager in the job title.

1 91 (94.79%) Service Delivery
2 62 (64.58%) ITIL
3 39 (40.63%) Service Management
4 28 (29.17%) SLA
5 23 (23.96%) Problem Management
6 20 (20.83%) Finance
7 16 (16.67%) ITIL V3
7 16 (16.67%) ITSM
8 13 (13.54%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (13.54%) Security Cleared
9 11 (11.46%) Project Management
9 11 (11.46%) PRINCE2
10 10 (10.42%) Microsoft
10 10 (10.42%) Change Management
10 10 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (9.38%) Performance Metrics
11 9 (9.38%) SC Cleared
11 9 (9.38%) ITIL Certification
11 9 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (8.33%) Degree
12 8 (8.33%) Data Centre
13 7 (7.29%) Supplier Management
14 6 (6.25%) Banking
14 6 (6.25%) Information Security
14 6 (6.25%) Remedy
14 6 (6.25%) MS Excel
14 6 (6.25%) MS Office
14 6 (6.25%) Release Management
14 6 (6.25%) French Language
14 6 (6.25%) ServiceNow

Services Delivery Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.17%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.13%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 6 (6.25%) MS Office
2 4 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.04%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.13%) LAN
1 3 (3.13%) Network Security
2 1 (1.04%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.04%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (1.04%) Internet
2 1 (1.04%) IP Telephony
2 1 (1.04%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.04%) WAN
2 1 (1.04%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.04%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.04%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.04%) MySQL
2 1 (1.04%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 3 (3.13%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.04%) JIRA
General
1 20 (20.83%) Finance
2 6 (6.25%) Banking
2 6 (6.25%) French Language
3 5 (5.21%) Law
4 4 (4.17%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.13%) Italian Language
5 3 (3.13%) Legal
5 3 (3.13%) Portuguese Language
5 3 (3.13%) Spanish Language
6 2 (2.08%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.04%) Front Office
7 1 (1.04%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.08%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (9.38%) Performance Metrics
3 8 (8.33%) Data Centre
4 5 (5.21%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.13%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.13%) Virtual Team
6 2 (2.08%) Statistics
7 1 (1.04%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.04%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.04%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.04%) Handset
7 1 (1.04%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.04%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.04%) PMI
7 1 (1.04%) Tandem
7 1 (1.04%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.17%) Windows
2 3 (3.13%) CentOS
2 3 (3.13%) Linux
2 3 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (94.79%) Service Delivery
2 62 (64.58%) ITIL
3 39 (40.63%) Service Management
4 23 (23.96%) Problem Management
5 16 (16.67%) ITIL V3
5 16 (16.67%) ITSM
6 13 (13.54%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (11.46%) PRINCE2
7 11 (11.46%) Project Management
8 10 (10.42%) Change Management
9 9 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (7.29%) Supplier Management
11 6 (6.25%) Information Security
11 6 (6.25%) Release Management
12 5 (5.21%) Customer Engagement
12 5 (5.21%) DevOps
12 5 (5.21%) Disaster Recovery
12 5 (5.21%) People Management
13 4 (4.17%) GAP Analysis
13 4 (4.17%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.13%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (13.54%) Security Cleared
2 9 (9.38%) ITIL Certification
2 9 (9.38%) SC Cleared
3 8 (8.33%) Degree
4 5 (5.21%) ISEB
5 4 (4.17%) CISSP
6 2 (2.08%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (2.08%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.04%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.04%) BC Cleared
7 1 (1.04%) DBS Check
7 1 (1.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.04%) MBA
7 1 (1.04%) MCP
7 1 (1.04%) MCSA
7 1 (1.04%) MCSE
7 1 (1.04%) MCSM
7 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.04%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (29.17%) SLA
2 1 (1.04%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.04%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.04%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (3.13%) Puppet
1 3 (3.13%) ZABBIX
2 1 (1.04%) Legato
2 1 (1.04%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 10 (10.42%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.25%) Remedy
2 6 (6.25%) ServiceNow
3 5 (5.21%) Oracle
4 3 (3.13%) Cisco
4 3 (3.13%) Red Hat
4 3 (3.13%) SAP
4 3 (3.13%) VMware
5 1 (1.04%) Apple
5 1 (1.04%) Cadence
5 1 (1.04%) F5
5 1 (1.04%) HP
5 1 (1.04%) IBM
5 1 (1.04%) Sybase
5 1 (1.04%) Tableau
5 1 (1.04%) TOWER Software