The table below looks at the statistics for the Services Delivery Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the North West 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 6 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Delivery Manager
Rank 143 122 113
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Services Delivery Manager 4 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.11% 0.30% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.32% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 3
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£375 £373 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.53% +5.21%
UK excluding London average daily rate £421 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.65% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £25.00 £85.00
% change year-on-year
- -70.58%
Services Delivery Manager
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3395 2814 2315
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 93.37% 93.43% 93.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1973 1519 1101
Average daily rate £375 £350 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £467
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 187 163 174
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.84 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.91% -3.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.71 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

Services Delivery Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Services Delivery Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Services Delivery Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Services Delivery Manager Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Services Delivery Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Services Delivery Manager across the North West region.

Services Delivery Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Services Delivery Manager
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 6 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
Manchester -10 3 - - 4
Merseyside - 1 £375 -
Services Delivery Manager
England

Services Delivery Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 12 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 7 (58.33%) ITIL
3 5 (41.67%) Service Management
4 4 (33.33%) Change Management
5 3 (25.00%) SLA
6 2 (16.67%) Line Management
6 2 (16.67%) Coaching
6 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
6 2 (16.67%) Network Management
6 2 (16.67%) ITIL V3
7 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (8.33%) Cisco ICM Scripting
7 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (8.33%) VMware
7 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
7 1 (8.33%) IVR
7 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (8.33%) People Management
7 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
7 1 (8.33%) Process Management
7 1 (8.33%) Cisco
7 1 (8.33%) Citrix
7 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (8.33%) Biometrics
7 1 (8.33%) Project Management
7 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (8.33%) Finance
7 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
7 1 (8.33%) Windows

Services Delivery Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Broadband
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco ICM
General
1 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Biometrics
1 1 (8.33%) IVR
1 1 (8.33%) Statistics
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 7 (58.33%) ITIL
3 5 (41.67%) Service Management
4 4 (33.33%) Change Management
5 2 (16.67%) Network Management
5 2 (16.67%) ITIL V3
5 2 (16.67%) Line Management
5 2 (16.67%) Coaching
6 1 (8.33%) People Management
6 1 (8.33%) Process Management
6 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (8.33%) Cisco ICM Scripting
6 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
6 1 (8.33%) CRM
6 1 (8.33%) Project Management
6 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
6 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
6 1 (8.33%) Speech Recognition
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco
1 1 (8.33%) Citrix
1 1 (8.33%) VMware