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 26 November 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Delivery Manager
Rank 116 126 122
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Services Delivery Manager 23 7 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.73% 0.25% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 0.28% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 0 7
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£493 - £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £396 - £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 - £489
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £463 £350
% change year-on-year
-13.51% +32.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 - -
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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
2890 2518 2863
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 91.95% 90.35% 91.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1702 1241 1448
Average daily rate £350 £335 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% -0.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £213 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 160 183 189
Average hourly rate £15.13 £17.50 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.57% -4.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.05 £40.57 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Services Delivery Manager across the North West region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

Services Delivery Manager Daily Rate Histogram 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 26 November 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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire +16 8 £513 - 1
Manchester -9 8 £400 -
Merseyside - - - - 1
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Services Delivery Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 38 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 25 (65.79%) ITIL
3 24 (63.16%) Risk Management
4 14 (36.84%) Security Cleared
5 12 (31.58%) Service Management
5 12 (31.58%) Supplier Management
6 10 (26.32%) CRAMM
6 10 (26.32%) Finance
6 10 (26.32%) SC Cleared
7 8 (21.05%) ISEB
8 7 (18.42%) Project Management
8 7 (18.42%) ITSM
9 6 (15.79%) Performance Management
9 6 (15.79%) Asset Management
10 5 (13.16%) Computer Science
10 5 (13.16%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (10.53%) Resource Management
11 4 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (7.89%) Change Management
12 3 (7.89%) SLA
12 3 (7.89%) Chartered Engineer
13 2 (5.26%) Performance Improvement
13 2 (5.26%) Operations Management
13 2 (5.26%) EDI
13 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
13 2 (5.26%) Line Management
14 1 (2.63%) Information Assurance
14 1 (2.63%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 1 (2.63%) CRM

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

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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.

General
1 10 (26.32%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Computer Science
1 5 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.63%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 25 (65.79%) ITIL
3 24 (63.16%) Risk Management
4 12 (31.58%) Service Management
4 12 (31.58%) Supplier Management
5 10 (26.32%) CRAMM
6 7 (18.42%) Project Management
6 7 (18.42%) ITSM
7 6 (15.79%) Performance Management
7 6 (15.79%) Asset Management
8 5 (13.16%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (10.53%) Resource Management
9 4 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (7.89%) Change Management
11 2 (5.26%) Performance Improvement
11 2 (5.26%) Operations Management
11 2 (5.26%) Line Management
12 1 (2.63%) Information Assurance
12 1 (2.63%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 1 (2.63%) CRM
Qualifications
1 14 (36.84%) Security Cleared
2 10 (26.32%) SC Cleared
3 8 (21.05%) ISEB
4 3 (7.89%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) SLA