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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Delivery
Rank 45 58 48
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -10
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 46 26 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 3.00% 2.11% 2.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.99% 2.92% 3.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 7 17
Average daily rate
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£388 £308 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.01% -5.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £190 £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £330 £484
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.89% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Average hourly rate - £9.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -36.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £14.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+11.86% -1.66%
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
1152 891 734
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 75.20% 72.20% 73.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 690 479 393
Average daily rate £373 £347 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.27% +5.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 29 37
Average hourly rate £19.50 £25.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.00% +42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 £475 - 2
Service Delivery
North West

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 36 (40.91%) ITIL
2 28 (31.82%) Project Management
2 28 (31.82%) Finance
3 19 (21.59%) Service Management
4 18 (20.45%) Cisco
4 18 (20.45%) ITIL Certification
5 17 (19.32%) PRINCE2
6 16 (18.18%) Citrix
6 16 (18.18%) Firewall
6 16 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 15 (17.05%) Cisco ASA
7 15 (17.05%) Kalman Filter
7 15 (17.05%) VMware
8 14 (15.91%) CheckPoint
8 14 (15.91%) SSL
8 14 (15.91%) Kaspersky
8 14 (15.91%) Network Security
8 14 (15.91%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 14 (15.91%) PKI
9 13 (14.77%) Capacity Planning
9 13 (14.77%) CISSP
9 13 (14.77%) Change Management
9 13 (14.77%) CISM
9 13 (14.77%) Clearswift
9 13 (14.77%) Security Patching
10 12 (13.64%) Data Centre
10 12 (13.64%) CISMP
10 12 (13.64%) QA
11 11 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
11 11 (12.50%) SIEM

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 6 (6.82%) JBoss
2 1 (1.14%) CICS
2 1 (1.14%) NetWeaver
2 1 (1.14%) WorkSite
2 1 (1.14%) Lync
2 1 (1.14%) Node.js
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle Self-Service HR
Applications
1 7 (7.95%) MS Project
2 6 (6.82%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.27%) MS Office
3 2 (2.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) SAP HR
1 1 (1.14%) SAP R/3
1 1 (1.14%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.14%) Oracle HRMS
1 1 (1.14%) Oracle Payroll
1 1 (1.14%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.14%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (1.14%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.41%) PaaS
2 1 (1.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (18.18%) Firewall
2 15 (17.05%) Cisco ASA
3 14 (15.91%) Network Security
3 14 (15.91%) SSL
4 10 (11.36%) WAN
5 3 (3.41%) VPN
6 2 (2.27%) Wireless
6 2 (2.27%) LAN
6 2 (2.27%) HTTP
7 1 (1.14%) SNMP
7 1 (1.14%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.14%) VoIP
7 1 (1.14%) SMTP
7 1 (1.14%) DHCP
7 1 (1.14%) FTP
7 1 (1.14%) SAN
7 1 (1.14%) Internet
7 1 (1.14%) 802.11
7 1 (1.14%) OSPF
7 1 (1.14%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.27%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.14%) MS Access
2 1 (1.14%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Git (software)
General
1 28 (31.82%) Finance
2 9 (10.23%) Manufacturing
3 8 (9.09%) Local Government
4 7 (7.95%) Banking
5 1 (1.14%) Retail
5 1 (1.14%) Law
Job Titles
1 25 (28.41%) Analyst
2 13 (14.77%) Service Manager
3 11 (12.50%) Security Analyst
4 9 (10.23%) Project Manager
5 8 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
6 7 (7.95%) Services Delivery Manager
6 7 (7.95%) Delivery Manager
7 6 (6.82%) Architect
7 6 (6.82%) PMO Lead
8 5 (5.68%) Network Analyst
8 5 (5.68%) Service Analyst
8 5 (5.68%) Applications Architect
9 4 (4.55%) Team Leader
10 3 (3.41%) Operations Manager
10 3 (3.41%) Test Leader
10 3 (3.41%) Service Transition Analyst
11 2 (2.27%) Change Project Manager
11 2 (2.27%) Transformation Project Manager
11 2 (2.27%) Service Transition Manager
11 2 (2.27%) Network Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.82%) J2EE
1 6 (6.82%) Apache Camel
2 4 (4.55%) RESTful
3 2 (2.27%) SAP Basis
4 1 (1.14%) React
4 1 (1.14%) HTML5
4 1 (1.14%) OSGi
4 1 (1.14%) CSS3
4 1 (1.14%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.14%) HTML5 Canvas
4 1 (1.14%) CSS
4 1 (1.14%) HTML
4 1 (1.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.91%) PKI
2 12 (13.64%) Data Centre
3 7 (7.95%) Life Science
4 5 (5.68%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.68%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.27%) Statistics
5 2 (2.27%) SecurID
5 2 (2.27%) NHS
6 1 (1.14%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.14%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.14%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.14%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.14%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.14%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.14%) Freedom of Information Act
6 1 (1.14%) Replication
6 1 (1.14%) VSAM
6 1 (1.14%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.68%) Windows
2 3 (3.41%) UNIX
3 2 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.14%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (1.14%) Windows Vista
4 1 (1.14%) Solaris
4 1 (1.14%) zOS
4 1 (1.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (40.91%) ITIL
2 28 (31.82%) Project Management
3 19 (21.59%) Service Management
4 17 (19.32%) PRINCE2
5 15 (17.05%) Kalman Filter
6 14 (15.91%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 13 (14.77%) Change Management
7 13 (14.77%) Security Patching
7 13 (14.77%) Capacity Planning
8 11 (12.50%) SIEM
8 11 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
9 10 (11.36%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (9.09%) Migration
10 8 (9.09%) Programme Management
10 8 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (6.82%) Configuration Management
11 6 (6.82%) Risk Management
12 5 (5.68%) Validation
12 5 (5.68%) Performance Management
12 5 (5.68%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.41%) SQL
1 3 (3.41%) Java
2 1 (1.14%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.14%) Perl
2 1 (1.14%) C
2 1 (1.14%) T-SQL
2 1 (1.14%) Python
2 1 (1.14%) JCL
Qualifications
1 18 (20.45%) ITIL Certification
2 13 (14.77%) CISM
2 13 (14.77%) CISSP
3 12 (13.64%) CISMP
4 10 (11.36%) CCENT
5 7 (7.95%) Degree
6 4 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (4.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (3.41%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (3.41%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (2.27%) CCEE
8 2 (2.27%) CCAA
8 2 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (2.27%) MCSE
8 2 (2.27%) CCIE
8 2 (2.27%) CCA
8 2 (2.27%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (1.14%) ISEB
9 1 (1.14%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.14%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (13.64%) QA
3 9 (10.23%) SLA
4 1 (1.14%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.14%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (6.82%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (5.68%) Active Directory
3 4 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.27%) XenApp
4 2 (2.27%) MetaFrame
4 2 (2.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 1 (1.14%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 18 (20.45%) Cisco
2 16 (18.18%) Citrix
3 15 (17.05%) VMware
4 14 (15.91%) CheckPoint
4 14 (15.91%) Kaspersky
5 13 (14.77%) Clearswift
6 7 (7.95%) Oracle
7 4 (4.55%) SAP
8 3 (3.41%) HP
9 2 (2.27%) AppSense
10 1 (1.14%) Mitel
10 1 (1.14%) Fortinet
10 1 (1.14%) Polycom
10 1 (1.14%) EMC
10 1 (1.14%) Remedy
10 1 (1.14%) Microsoft
10 1 (1.14%) Interwoven
10 1 (1.14%) Nokia
10 1 (1.14%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.14%) Wyse
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 18 days ago