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 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Services Delivery
North West / Manchester
Rank 70 52 62
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +10
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 22 53 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.64% 2.95% 1.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.99% 3.47% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 26 10
Median daily rate £358 £350 £409
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.14% -14.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £540 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 5
Median hourly rate £29.00 £17.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.58% -10.52%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £21.50 £15.88
% change year-on-year
-13.95% +35.43%

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
1104 1527 1194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 82.20% 85.07% 78.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 702 891 699
Median daily rate £400 £381 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.12% +1.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £526
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 39 29
Median hourly rate £35.00 £28.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.89% +61.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £14.70 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

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 27 February 2017.

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 27 February 2017. 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 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
Bolton -3 1 £575 -
Salford -8 1 - - 1
Service Delivery
North West

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 17 (31.48%) ITIL
2 10 (18.52%) Service Management
2 10 (18.52%) Problem Management
3 8 (14.81%) Resource Allocation
4 7 (12.96%) Release Management
4 7 (12.96%) SC Cleared
4 7 (12.96%) Security Cleared
4 7 (12.96%) Firewall
4 7 (12.96%) Finance
4 7 (12.96%) LAN
4 7 (12.96%) Microsoft
4 7 (12.96%) ISEB
4 7 (12.96%) Project Management
5 6 (11.11%) Cisco
5 6 (11.11%) IBM Domino
5 6 (11.11%) Windows
5 6 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 6 (11.11%) Process Improvement
5 6 (11.11%) QA
5 6 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
5 6 (11.11%) People Management
6 5 (9.26%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (9.26%) Network Security
6 5 (9.26%) SQL Server
6 5 (9.26%) WAN
6 5 (9.26%) DNS
6 5 (9.26%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (9.26%) SLA
7 4 (7.41%) CCIE
7 4 (7.41%) Active Directory

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 6 (11.11%) IBM Domino
2 3 (5.56%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.70%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.96%) Firewall
1 7 (12.96%) LAN
2 5 (9.26%) DNS
2 5 (9.26%) Network Security
2 5 (9.26%) WAN
3 4 (7.41%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (7.41%) Internet
3 4 (7.41%) SAN
4 3 (5.56%) DHCP
4 3 (5.56%) IP Telephony
4 3 (5.56%) NetScaler
4 3 (5.56%) VoIP
4 3 (5.56%) Wireless
5 2 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (3.70%) Ethernet
5 2 (3.70%) FCoE
5 2 (3.70%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (3.70%) IPv4
5 2 (3.70%) SSL
6 1 (1.85%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 7 (12.96%) Finance
2 2 (3.70%) Banking
2 2 (3.70%) Games
2 2 (3.70%) Legal
2 2 (3.70%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.70%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.85%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.85%) French Language
3 1 (1.85%) German Language
3 1 (1.85%) Marketing
3 1 (1.85%) Retail
3 1 (1.85%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 11 (20.37%) Delivery Manager
1 11 (20.37%) Service Manager
2 10 (18.52%) Services Delivery Manager
3 7 (12.96%) Analyst
4 5 (9.26%) ITIL Manager
5 4 (7.41%) Developer
5 4 (7.41%) Domino Developer
5 4 (7.41%) Lead Developer
5 4 (7.41%) Project Manager
6 3 (5.56%) Administrator
6 3 (5.56%) Business Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Head of Delivery
6 3 (5.56%) Head of Infrastructure
6 3 (5.56%) Head of Service Delivery
6 3 (5.56%) IT Technician
6 3 (5.56%) ITIL Service Delivery Manager
6 3 (5.56%) ITIL Service Manager
6 3 (5.56%) Network Specialist
6 3 (5.56%) Software Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Head of IT Infrastructure
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.56%) Node.js
2 2 (3.70%) React
3 1 (1.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (3.70%) Fat Client
1 2 (3.70%) Interactive TV
1 2 (3.70%) IPTV
1 2 (3.70%) Life Science
1 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
1 2 (3.70%) MHEG
1 2 (3.70%) Mobile App
1 2 (3.70%) Thin Client
1 2 (3.70%) User Experience
1 2 (3.70%) Virtual Team
2 1 (1.85%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.85%) Driving Licence
2 1 (1.85%) New Media
2 1 (1.85%) Online Banking
2 1 (1.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (1.85%) Linux
2 1 (1.85%) Solaris
2 1 (1.85%) Unix
2 1 (1.85%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (31.48%) ITIL
2 10 (18.52%) Problem Management
2 10 (18.52%) Service Management
3 8 (14.81%) Resource Allocation
4 7 (12.96%) Project Management
4 7 (12.96%) Release Management
5 6 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 6 (11.11%) People Management
5 6 (11.11%) Process Improvement
5 6 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
6 5 (9.26%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (7.41%) Load Balancing
7 4 (7.41%) Migration
7 4 (7.41%) Patch Management
7 4 (7.41%) PRINCE2
7 4 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (7.41%) Supplier Management
8 3 (5.56%) Change Management
8 3 (5.56%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.41%) SQL
2 3 (5.56%) Java
2 3 (5.56%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.70%) ActionScript
3 2 (3.70%) C#
3 2 (3.70%) C++
3 2 (3.70%) PHP
3 2 (3.70%) Ruby
3 2 (3.70%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.85%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (12.96%) ISEB
1 7 (12.96%) SC Cleared
1 7 (12.96%) Security Cleared
2 5 (9.26%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (7.41%) CCIE
4 3 (5.56%) CCNP
5 2 (3.70%) Degree
6 1 (1.85%) CCDA
6 1 (1.85%) CCDP
6 1 (1.85%) CCNA
6 1 (1.85%) CCSP
6 1 (1.85%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.11%) QA
2 5 (9.26%) SLA
3 1 (1.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (7.41%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (3.70%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (3.70%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (3.70%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.85%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (5.56%) SCCM
2 2 (3.70%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (12.96%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.11%) Cisco
3 4 (7.41%) Forcepoint
3 4 (7.41%) VMware
4 2 (3.70%) Apple
4 2 (3.70%) Citrix
4 2 (3.70%) Dell
4 2 (3.70%) Motorola
4 2 (3.70%) OpenTV
4 2 (3.70%) ServiceNow
4 2 (3.70%) Sophos
5 1 (1.85%) Blue Coat
5 1 (1.85%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.85%) F5
5 1 (1.85%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.85%) Juniper
5 1 (1.85%) NetApp
5 1 (1.85%) Oracle
5 1 (1.85%) Veritas
5 1 (1.85%) Wyse
Manchester, Lancashire
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