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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Delivery over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Delivery
Rank 63 53 57
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +4
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 24 31 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.73% 2.80% 2.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.33% 3.80% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 14
Average daily rate
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£401 £389 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.02% +29.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £241 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £585 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 0
Average hourly rate £19.00 £15.41 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.31% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.00 £13.67 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.18% -31.67%
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
1030 815 692
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 74.15% 73.62% 69.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 632 427 383
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £488 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 31 31
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.15 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.04% -20.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £48.70 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

Service Delivery
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Service Delivery across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 January 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Delivery within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
Oldham - 1 - -
Rochdale - - - - 2
Sale - - - -
Salford - - - - 1
Stockport - - - -
Altrincham - - - -
Service Delivery
North West

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Service Delivery also 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 that cited Service Delivery.

1 29 (48.33%) Finance
2 24 (40.00%) ITIL
3 19 (31.67%) Project Management
4 11 (18.33%) Service Management
5 10 (16.67%) PRINCE2
6 9 (15.00%) Microsoft
6 9 (15.00%) Risk Management
7 8 (13.33%) SQL
8 7 (11.67%) SLA
8 7 (11.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (11.67%) Asset Management
8 7 (11.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (11.67%) Change Control
9 6 (10.00%) Incident Management
9 6 (10.00%) Degree
9 6 (10.00%) Security Cleared
9 6 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (10.00%) People Management
9 6 (10.00%) Windows
10 5 (8.33%) Configuration Management
10 5 (8.33%) Active Directory
10 5 (8.33%) Supplier Management
10 5 (8.33%) Management Information System
11 4 (6.67%) Change Management
11 4 (6.67%) Business Continuity
11 4 (6.67%) Programme Management
11 4 (6.67%) Knowledge Management
11 4 (6.67%) Banking
11 4 (6.67%) Retail
11 4 (6.67%) MS Office

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Service Delivery also 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 that cited Service Delivery. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.33%) IIS
2 2 (3.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (1.67%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.67%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.67%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (6.67%) MS Office
2 3 (5.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (5.00%) SAP FI
1 3 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.67%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.00%) Office 365
2 2 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.00%) LAN
1 3 (5.00%) WAN
2 2 (3.33%) Firewall
2 2 (3.33%) SAN
2 2 (3.33%) VLAN
3 1 (1.67%) Network Security
3 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.67%) EDRMS
General
1 29 (48.33%) Finance
2 4 (6.67%) Banking
2 4 (6.67%) Retail
3 3 (5.00%) Retail Banking
3 3 (5.00%) General Ledger
3 3 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.33%) Back Office
5 1 (1.67%) Marketing
5 1 (1.67%) Advertising
5 1 (1.67%) Publishing
5 1 (1.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (26.67%) Service Manager
2 12 (20.00%) Analyst
3 11 (18.33%) Services Delivery Manager
3 11 (18.33%) Delivery Manager
4 8 (13.33%) Project Manager
5 7 (11.67%) Support Analyst
6 4 (6.67%) Applications Support Analyst
6 4 (6.67%) Applications Support
7 3 (5.00%) Developer
7 3 (5.00%) Administrator
8 2 (3.33%) SAP Support Analyst
8 2 (3.33%) IT Services Manager
8 2 (3.33%) SAP Support
8 2 (3.33%) Senior Project Manager
8 2 (3.33%) Contracts Manager
8 2 (3.33%) Cisco Administrator
8 2 (3.33%) Head of IT
8 2 (3.33%) Business Analyst
8 2 (3.33%) Service Analyst
8 2 (3.33%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.67%) REST
1 1 (1.67%) Apache Camel
1 1 (1.67%) .NET
1 1 (1.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.33%) GIS
3 2 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.67%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.67%) Taxonomies
4 1 (1.67%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.00%) Windows
2 2 (3.33%) Linux
2 2 (3.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.67%) Mac OS
3 1 (1.67%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (1.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (40.00%) ITIL
2 19 (31.67%) Project Management
3 11 (18.33%) Service Management
4 10 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 9 (15.00%) Risk Management
6 7 (11.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (11.67%) Asset Management
6 7 (11.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (11.67%) Change Control
7 6 (10.00%) Incident Management
7 6 (10.00%) People Management
8 5 (8.33%) Configuration Management
8 5 (8.33%) Supplier Management
9 4 (6.67%) Change Management
9 4 (6.67%) Business Continuity
9 4 (6.67%) Programme Management
9 4 (6.67%) Knowledge Management
9 4 (6.67%) CRM
9 4 (6.67%) Release Management
9 4 (6.67%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (13.33%) SQL
2 2 (3.33%) SQR
2 2 (3.33%) C#
2 2 (3.33%) Java
3 1 (1.67%) Scala
3 1 (1.67%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.67%) VB
3 1 (1.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.67%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (10.00%) Degree
1 6 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.00%) Chartered Engineer
3 2 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.67%) MCSE
4 1 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.67%) ISEB
4 1 (1.67%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.67%) SLA
2 3 (5.00%) COBIT
3 2 (3.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 5 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.67%) Cisco
3 3 (5.00%) SAP
4 2 (3.33%) VMware
4 2 (3.33%) Capita
4 2 (3.33%) NetApp
4 2 (3.33%) Citrix
4 2 (3.33%) IBM
4 2 (3.33%) Oracle
4 2 (3.33%) IronPort
5 1 (1.67%) Informatica
5 1 (1.67%) Remedy
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