The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North West region that had Services Delivery Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Delivery Manager
Rank 142 143 126
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Services Delivery Manager 6 20 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.17% 0.47% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.50% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 13 11
Median daily rate £425 £498 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.57% +10.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £328 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £530 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £444 £401
% change year-on-year
-4.22% +10.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £187.50 - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £187.50 £35.00 £26.83
% change year-on-year
+435.71% +30.45%
Services Delivery Manager
England

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
3284 4032 3006
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.31% 95.25% 94.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 2081 2400 1662
Median daily rate £390 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £535 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 205 205
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.33 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.44% +3.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.45 £11.50 £10.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £47.71 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Services Delivery Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of IT contracts across the North West region that featured Services Delivery Manager in the job title.

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 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Services Delivery Manager within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 August 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
Lancashire +14 3 £438 -15.45% 1
Cheshire +8 1 £425 -17.87% 1
Manchester -12 1 - - 2
Services Delivery Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, Services Delivery Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region featuring Services Delivery Manager in the job title.

1 19 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 12 (63.16%) ITIL
3 6 (31.58%) Service Management
4 5 (26.32%) Project Management
5 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2
5 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (15.79%) Data Analysis
6 3 (15.79%) Supplier Management
6 3 (15.79%) Problem Management
6 3 (15.79%) DHCP
6 3 (15.79%) DNS
6 3 (15.79%) CheckPoint
6 3 (15.79%) Firewall
6 3 (15.79%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (15.79%) Email Filtering
6 3 (15.79%) Web Filtering
7 2 (10.53%) Dynatrace
7 2 (10.53%) SmoothWall
7 2 (10.53%) Network Security
7 2 (10.53%) Analytics
7 2 (10.53%) ServiceNow
7 2 (10.53%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
7 2 (10.53%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (10.53%) Line Management
7 2 (10.53%) Visualisation
7 2 (10.53%) Data Visualisation
7 2 (10.53%) Service Design
7 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management

Services Delivery Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (5.26%) Drupal
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.26%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) DHCP
1 3 (15.79%) DNS
1 3 (15.79%) Firewall
2 2 (10.53%) IP Telephony
2 2 (10.53%) Network Security
3 1 (5.26%) LAN
3 1 (5.26%) WAN
3 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (5.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Electronic Patient Records
General
1 2 (10.53%) Retail
2 1 (5.26%) Legal
2 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
1 2 (10.53%) Visualisation
2 1 (5.26%) Life Science
2 1 (5.26%) NHS
2 1 (5.26%) Smartphone
2 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Android
1 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 12 (63.16%) ITIL
3 6 (31.58%) Service Management
4 5 (26.32%) Project Management
5 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2
6 3 (15.79%) Data Analysis
6 3 (15.79%) Email Filtering
6 3 (15.79%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (15.79%) Problem Management
6 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (15.79%) Supplier Management
6 3 (15.79%) Web Filtering
7 2 (10.53%) Analytics
7 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
7 2 (10.53%) Data Visualisation
7 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
7 2 (10.53%) Line Management
7 2 (10.53%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (10.53%) Service Design
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.26%) ACSA
2 1 (5.26%) ACSP
2 1 (5.26%) CCDP
2 1 (5.26%) CCIP
2 1 (5.26%) CCNA
2 1 (5.26%) CCNP
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.26%) IBM Certification
2 1 (5.26%) MCDST
2 1 (5.26%) MCITP
2 1 (5.26%) MCSA
2 1 (5.26%) MCSE
2 1 (5.26%) MCTS
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (5.26%) RHCE
2 1 (5.26%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) SmoothWall
2 1 (5.26%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) CheckPoint
2 2 (10.53%) Apple
2 2 (10.53%) Citrix
2 2 (10.53%) Dynatrace
2 2 (10.53%) HP
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) ServiceNow
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco
3 1 (5.26%) EMC
3 1 (5.26%) IBM
3 1 (5.26%) LANDesk
3 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.26%) Samsung
3 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds
3 1 (5.26%) Verint
3 1 (5.26%) Wyse