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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Delivery
Rank 73 61 56
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -5
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 34 45 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.90% 2.41% 2.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.31% 3.02% 3.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 17 23
Median daily rate £338 £425 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.58% +25.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £340 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £535 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
- +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
Median hourly rate £18.00 - £9.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £15.00 £15.19
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.26%
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
1470 1488 1060
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 82.03% 79.70% 77.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 928 895 659
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 33 29
Median hourly rate £15.00 £33.64 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.41% +136.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.35 £11.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.40 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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 25 September 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Delivery across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Service Delivery Hourly Rate Histogram 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 25 September 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
Salford - 1 - - 1
Wigan - 1 - - 1
Service Delivery
North West

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 22 (27.85%) ITIL
2 21 (26.58%) Finance
3 14 (17.72%) Cisco
4 12 (15.19%) Service Management
4 12 (15.19%) Firewall
5 10 (12.66%) Project Management
5 10 (12.66%) CCNP
5 10 (12.66%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (12.66%) VoIP
5 10 (12.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (12.66%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (11.39%) QA
6 9 (11.39%) Network Security
6 9 (11.39%) SQL Server
6 9 (11.39%) ITIL Certification
6 9 (11.39%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (11.39%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (10.13%) Kalman Filter
7 8 (10.13%) VMware
7 8 (10.13%) Migration
7 8 (10.13%) Clearswift
7 8 (10.13%) Citrix
7 8 (10.13%) CheckPoint
7 8 (10.13%) Microsoft
7 8 (10.13%) SSL
7 8 (10.13%) PKI
8 7 (8.86%) Banking
8 7 (8.86%) Avaya
8 7 (8.86%) SQL
8 7 (8.86%) Oracle

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 3 (3.80%) SAS
1 3 (3.80%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.27%) CICS
2 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.27%) IBM Notes
2 1 (1.27%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.27%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (2.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) SAP BPC
1 1 (1.27%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.80%) Google Analytics
1 3 (3.80%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (2.53%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.19%) Firewall
2 10 (12.66%) Cisco ASA
2 10 (12.66%) VoIP
3 9 (11.39%) Network Security
4 8 (10.13%) SSL
5 6 (7.59%) WAN
6 4 (5.06%) DNS
7 3 (3.80%) DHCP
7 3 (3.80%) LAN
8 2 (2.53%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (2.53%) FTP
8 2 (2.53%) IP Telephony
8 2 (2.53%) NetScaler
9 1 (1.27%) Ethernet
9 1 (1.27%) FCoE
9 1 (1.27%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (1.27%) Intranet
9 1 (1.27%) IPv4
9 1 (1.27%) PSTN
9 1 (1.27%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.39%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.80%) BigQuery
2 3 (3.80%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (3.80%) MySQL
2 3 (3.80%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 3 (3.80%) SAS Visual Analytics
2 3 (3.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (3.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.53%) Spatial Data
4 1 (1.27%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.27%) DB2
4 1 (1.27%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.27%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.27%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (3.80%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.27%) AppScan
General
1 21 (26.58%) Finance
2 7 (8.86%) Banking
3 5 (6.33%) Marketing
4 3 (3.80%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.80%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.53%) Law
5 2 (2.53%) Retail
6 1 (1.27%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.27%) Back Office
6 1 (1.27%) Legal
6 1 (1.27%) Publishing
6 1 (1.27%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (18.99%) Analyst
2 7 (8.86%) Developer
3 6 (7.59%) Delivery Manager
3 6 (7.59%) Network Security Manager
3 6 (7.59%) Security Manager
3 6 (7.59%) Service Manager
4 5 (6.33%) Consultant
4 5 (6.33%) Network Manager
4 5 (6.33%) Project Manager
4 5 (6.33%) Services Delivery Manager
5 4 (5.06%) Head of IT
5 4 (5.06%) Head of Operations
5 4 (5.06%) Head of Service Operations
5 4 (5.06%) ICT Assistant
5 4 (5.06%) ICT Manager
6 3 (3.80%) Head of Delivery
6 3 (3.80%) Head of Infrastructure
6 3 (3.80%) Head of Service Delivery
6 3 (3.80%) ICT Network Manager
6 3 (3.80%) Operational Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.53%) ISPF
2 1 (1.27%) Middleware
2 1 (1.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.39%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.13%) PKI
3 7 (8.86%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.80%) EMC VNX
4 3 (3.80%) Life Science
4 3 (3.80%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.80%) User Experience
5 2 (2.53%) iSeries
5 2 (2.53%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.53%) Tandem
6 1 (1.27%) CMDB
6 1 (1.27%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.27%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.27%) NHS
6 1 (1.27%) Replication
6 1 (1.27%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.27%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.86%) Windows
2 6 (7.59%) Unix
3 4 (5.06%) Linux
3 4 (5.06%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (3.80%) Solaris
5 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.27%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (27.85%) ITIL
2 12 (15.19%) Service Management
3 10 (12.66%) Project Management
4 9 (11.39%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (10.13%) Kalman Filter
5 8 (10.13%) Migration
6 7 (8.86%) Email Filtering
6 7 (8.86%) ITIL V3
6 7 (8.86%) Web Filtering
7 6 (7.59%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (7.59%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (7.59%) Change Control
8 5 (6.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (6.33%) Target Operating Model
9 4 (5.06%) Application Rationalisation
9 4 (5.06%) Change Management
9 4 (5.06%) Data Analysis
9 4 (5.06%) PRINCE2
9 4 (5.06%) Problem Management
9 4 (5.06%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.86%) SQL
2 2 (2.53%) JCL
3 1 (1.27%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.27%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.27%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.27%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (12.66%) CCNP
1 10 (12.66%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (11.39%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (6.33%) DBS Check
3 5 (6.33%) Degree
4 3 (3.80%) EMCSA
5 2 (2.53%) CCIE
5 2 (2.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (2.53%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.27%) CCDA
6 1 (1.27%) CCDP
6 1 (1.27%) CCENT
6 1 (1.27%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (1.27%) CISM
6 1 (1.27%) CISMP
6 1 (1.27%) CISSP
6 1 (1.27%) CLAS
6 1 (1.27%) ISEB
6 1 (1.27%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (11.39%) QA
3 3 (3.80%) SLA
4 1 (1.27%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (6.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.06%) Virtual Servers
3 3 (3.80%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.53%) Time Sharing Option
5 1 (1.27%) Docker
5 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.27%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (1.27%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (8.86%) SmoothWall
2 3 (3.80%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (2.53%) Oracle Identity Management
3 2 (2.53%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (1.27%) Data Guard
4 1 (1.27%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (1.27%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.27%) Puppet
4 1 (1.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (17.72%) Cisco
2 8 (10.13%) CheckPoint
2 8 (10.13%) Citrix
2 8 (10.13%) Clearswift
2 8 (10.13%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.13%) VMware
3 7 (8.86%) Avaya
3 7 (8.86%) Oracle
4 6 (7.59%) SAP
5 4 (5.06%) Google
6 3 (3.80%) EMC
6 3 (3.80%) IBM
6 3 (3.80%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.53%) Dell
7 2 (2.53%) Forcepoint
7 2 (2.53%) LANDesk
8 1 (1.27%) Axway
8 1 (1.27%) Fujitsu
8 1 (1.27%) IBM Sterling
8 1 (1.27%) Kaspersky
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