The table below looks at the statistics for Service Delivery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Delivery over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Delivery
Rank 52 38 63
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +25
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 52 54 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.84% 3.61% 1.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.52% 4.80% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 27 6
Median daily rate £388 £388 £185
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +109.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £271 £108
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £485 £307
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £16.00 - £11.58
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £16.25 £12.50
% change year-on-year
+41.53% +30.00%
Service Delivery
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1479 1126 900
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 80.69% 75.37% 72.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 888 616 457
Median daily rate £400 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 33 39
Median hourly rate £34.25 £15.98 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+114.39% -11.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £11.70 £11.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £35.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

Service Delivery
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing Service Delivery as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Service Delivery Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Service Delivery Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Delivery across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

Service Delivery Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Service Delivery
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Service Delivery Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Service Delivery
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Delivery within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 26 May 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
Oldham +2 2 £200 -57.44% 1
Service Delivery
North West

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Service Delivery also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Service Delivery.

1 30 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (25.71%) ITIL
3 23 (21.90%) Finance
4 21 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (15.24%) Project Management
6 11 (10.48%) Target Operating Model
7 10 (9.52%) Service Management
7 10 (9.52%) SLA
7 10 (9.52%) Citrix
7 10 (9.52%) Banking
8 9 (8.57%) Migration
8 9 (8.57%) PRINCE2
8 9 (8.57%) Unix
8 9 (8.57%) Windows
8 9 (8.57%) Scrum
8 9 (8.57%) Data Centre
8 9 (8.57%) User Experience
8 9 (8.57%) User Stories
9 8 (7.62%) Configuration Management
10 7 (6.67%) BPR
10 7 (6.67%) Microsoft
10 7 (6.67%) TOGAF
10 7 (6.67%) Degree
10 7 (6.67%) Network Security
11 6 (5.71%) Cisco
11 6 (5.71%) DHCP
11 6 (5.71%) DNS
11 6 (5.71%) JavaScript
11 6 (5.71%) Firewall
11 6 (5.71%) Management Information System

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 (3.81%) Skype for Business
2 2 (1.90%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.90%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.95%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (1.90%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.95%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.95%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.67%) Network Security
2 6 (5.71%) DHCP
2 6 (5.71%) DNS
2 6 (5.71%) Firewall
3 5 (4.76%) VoIP
4 4 (3.81%) Skype
4 4 (3.81%) Wireless
5 3 (2.86%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (2.86%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (2.86%) FTP
5 3 (2.86%) TCP/IP
5 3 (2.86%) VPN
6 2 (1.90%) HTTP
6 2 (1.90%) IP Telephony
6 2 (1.90%) LAN
6 2 (1.90%) SMTP
6 2 (1.90%) SNMP
6 2 (1.90%) Spanning Tree
6 2 (1.90%) SSH
6 2 (1.90%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.90%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (1.90%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.95%) DataStage
2 1 (0.95%) DB2
2 1 (0.95%) MongoDB
2 1 (0.95%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (0.95%) SAP BI
2 1 (0.95%) SAP BW
2 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (2.86%) Subversion
2 2 (1.90%) PeopleTools
3 1 (0.95%) AppScan
General
1 23 (21.90%) Finance
2 10 (9.52%) Banking
3 4 (3.81%) Manufacturing
3 4 (3.81%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.86%) Games
4 3 (2.86%) Legal
5 2 (1.90%) Marketing
5 2 (1.90%) Retail
5 2 (1.90%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.95%) Back Office
6 1 (0.95%) French Language
6 1 (0.95%) German Language
6 1 (0.95%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.95%) Law
6 1 (0.95%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 23 (21.90%) Analyst
2 20 (19.05%) Delivery Manager
3 16 (15.24%) Service Manager
3 16 (15.24%) Services Delivery Manager
4 13 (12.38%) Business Analyst
5 12 (11.43%) Project Manager
6 10 (9.52%) Architect
7 7 (6.67%) Business Architect
8 6 (5.71%) Consultant
9 4 (3.81%) Developer
9 4 (3.81%) Digital Analyst
9 4 (3.81%) Digital Business Analyst
9 4 (3.81%) Head of Operations
9 4 (3.81%) Head of Service Operations
9 4 (3.81%) Programme Manager
10 3 (2.86%) Agile Business Analyst
10 3 (2.86%) Head of IT
10 3 (2.86%) Java Developer
10 3 (2.86%) SAP Analyst
10 3 (2.86%) User Experience Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.81%) Web Services
2 3 (2.86%) Spring
2 3 (2.86%) XML
3 1 (0.95%) CSS
3 1 (0.95%) HTML
3 1 (0.95%) ISPF
3 1 (0.95%) Web Dynpro
3 1 (0.95%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.57%) Data Centre
1 9 (8.57%) User Experience
2 6 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.71%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.76%) MHEG
4 4 (3.81%) Life Science
5 3 (2.86%) EMC VNX
5 3 (2.86%) Interactive TV
5 3 (2.86%) IPTV
5 3 (2.86%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.90%) CMDB
6 2 (1.90%) PKI
6 2 (1.90%) Statistics
7 1 (0.95%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.95%) iSeries
7 1 (0.95%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.95%) NHS
7 1 (0.95%) Replication
7 1 (0.95%) Tandem
7 1 (0.95%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.57%) Unix
1 9 (8.57%) Windows
2 4 (3.81%) Linux
2 4 (3.81%) Windows Server
3 3 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (2.86%) Solaris
4 2 (1.90%) AIX
4 2 (1.90%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.95%) Android
5 1 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (25.71%) ITIL
3 21 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (15.24%) Project Management
5 11 (10.48%) Target Operating Model
6 10 (9.52%) Service Management
7 9 (8.57%) Migration
7 9 (8.57%) PRINCE2
7 9 (8.57%) Scrum
7 9 (8.57%) User Stories
8 8 (7.62%) Configuration Management
9 7 (6.67%) BPR
9 7 (6.67%) TOGAF
10 6 (5.71%) Business Transformation
10 6 (5.71%) Kalman Filter
11 5 (4.76%) BDD
11 5 (4.76%) Business Analysis
11 5 (4.76%) Software Engineering
11 5 (4.76%) Translating Business Requirements
11 5 (4.76%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.71%) JavaScript
2 5 (4.76%) Java
2 5 (4.76%) SQL
3 2 (1.90%) PeopleCode
3 2 (1.90%) Perl
3 2 (1.90%) Python
3 2 (1.90%) Ruby
3 2 (1.90%) SQR
4 1 (0.95%) ABAP
4 1 (0.95%) JCL
4 1 (0.95%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.95%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (6.67%) Degree
2 5 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (4.76%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (2.86%) EMCSA
4 3 (2.86%) ISEB
5 2 (1.90%) CCENT
5 2 (1.90%) CCNA
5 2 (1.90%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.90%) DBS Check
5 2 (1.90%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.90%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.95%) ACSA
6 1 (0.95%) CCDP
6 1 (0.95%) CISM
6 1 (0.95%) CISMP
6 1 (0.95%) CISSP
6 1 (0.95%) IBM Certification
6 1 (0.95%) MCDST
6 1 (0.95%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.52%) SLA
2 5 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.86%) QA
4 1 (0.95%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (3.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.86%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.95%) Docker
3 1 (0.95%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.95%) Terminal Server
3 1 (0.95%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 3 (2.86%) EMC NetWorker
1 3 (2.86%) SmoothWall
2 2 (1.90%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.95%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.95%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.95%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (9.52%) Citrix
2 7 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.71%) Cisco
4 5 (4.76%) Oracle
4 5 (4.76%) SAP
5 4 (3.81%) CheckPoint
5 4 (3.81%) EMC
5 4 (3.81%) Red Hat
5 4 (3.81%) VMware
6 3 (2.86%) OpenTV
7 2 (1.90%) Aruba
7 2 (1.90%) Avaya
7 2 (1.90%) Fortinet
7 2 (1.90%) IBM
7 2 (1.90%) Palo Alto
7 2 (1.90%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.95%) Dell
8 1 (0.95%) HP
8 1 (0.95%) Lotus
8 1 (0.95%) Remedy
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