The table below looks at the statistics for the Services Delivery Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Services Delivery Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Delivery Manager
Rank 89 77 94
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +17
Contract jobs requiring a Services Delivery Manager 4 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.29% 0.25% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.27% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 4
Average daily rate
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£400 - £470
90% offered a daily rate of more than £392 - £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 - £585
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.83 - £33.28
Services Delivery Manager
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1288 1123 1320
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 93.81% 93.35% 90.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 791 575 658
Average daily rate £330 £335 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.49% +3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £220 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £455 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 79 105
Average hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.75 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £25.00 £33.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Services Delivery Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Services Delivery Manager in the job title across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Services Delivery Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Services Delivery Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Services Delivery Manager Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Services Delivery Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Services Delivery Manager across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

Services Delivery Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Services Delivery Manager
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 Services Delivery Manager within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014. 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
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Services Delivery Manager
North West

Services Delivery Manager
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region that cited Services Delivery Manager in their job title 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 with Services Delivery Manager in their job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 5 (71.43%) Service Management
3 3 (42.86%) Project Management
3 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
3 3 (42.86%) Incident Management
3 3 (42.86%) Capacity Management
3 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Asset Management
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) ITSM
5 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (14.29%) ISEB
5 1 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (14.29%) Resource Management
5 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
5 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
5 1 (14.29%) Chartered Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) CRAMM
5 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
5 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (14.29%) Information Assurance
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (14.29%) Performance Improvement

Services Delivery Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region that cited Services Delivery Manager in their job title 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 with Services Delivery Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 1 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 5 (71.43%) Service Management
3 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
3 3 (42.86%) Project Management
3 3 (42.86%) Incident Management
3 3 (42.86%) Capacity Management
4 2 (28.57%) ITSM
4 2 (28.57%) Asset Management
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (14.29%) Resource Management
5 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
5 1 (14.29%) CRAMM
5 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
5 1 (14.29%) Information Assurance
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (14.29%) Performance Improvement
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) ISEB
2 1 (14.29%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared