The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East 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 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Delivery Manager
England / South East
Rank 220 238 217
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -21
Contract jobs requiring a Services Delivery Manager 23 24 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.30% 0.28% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.29% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 13 28
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £262 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £490 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £411 £400 £379
% change year-on-year
+2.75% +5.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 - £25.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7220 8201 9181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.68% 94.58% 94.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 4216 5014 4892
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 370 382 436
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £53.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.48 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-5.27% +9.64%

Services Delivery Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Services Delivery Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Services Delivery Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Services Delivery Manager Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Services Delivery Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Services Delivery Manager across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Services Delivery Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Services Delivery Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Services Delivery Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Services Delivery Manager
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 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
Buckinghamshire -2 8 £411 -1.55%
Hampshire +13 6 £324 -28.11%
Berkshire +7 6 £563 +45.16% 2
Surrey +9 2 £456 +106.04% 1
Middlesex +2 1 £460 +15.00%
Services Delivery Manager
England

Services Delivery Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 South East region featuring Services Delivery Manager in the job title.

1 42 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 24 (57.14%) ITIL
3 16 (38.10%) Service Management
4 13 (30.95%) SLA
5 9 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (21.43%) Security Cleared
5 9 (21.43%) SC Cleared
6 7 (16.67%) Finance
6 7 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (14.29%) Service Design
8 5 (11.90%) Active Directory
8 5 (11.90%) Change Management
9 4 (9.52%) Citrix
9 4 (9.52%) DHCP
9 4 (9.52%) DNS
9 4 (9.52%) SAP
9 4 (9.52%) SharePoint
9 4 (9.52%) French Language
9 4 (9.52%) Validation
9 4 (9.52%) Identity Management
9 4 (9.52%) Retail
9 4 (9.52%) Budgeting and Forecasting
9 4 (9.52%) Skype for Business
9 4 (9.52%) ITIL V3
9 4 (9.52%) Office 365
10 3 (7.14%) ServiceNow
10 3 (7.14%) Mentoring
10 3 (7.14%) Contract Management
10 3 (7.14%) Regulatory Compliance
10 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills

Services Delivery Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 4 (9.52%) SharePoint
1 4 (9.52%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) DHCP
1 4 (9.52%) DNS
2 1 (2.38%) PBX
General
1 7 (16.67%) Finance
2 4 (9.52%) French Language
2 4 (9.52%) Retail
3 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.38%) Banking
4 1 (2.38%) General Ledger
4 1 (2.38%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.76%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.38%) IVR
3 1 (2.38%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.38%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.38%) MVS
1 1 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 24 (57.14%) ITIL
3 16 (38.10%) Service Management
4 9 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (14.29%) Service Design
6 5 (11.90%) Change Management
7 4 (9.52%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 4 (9.52%) Identity Management
7 4 (9.52%) ITIL V3
7 4 (9.52%) Validation
8 3 (7.14%) Contract Management
8 3 (7.14%) DNA
8 3 (7.14%) Mentoring
8 3 (7.14%) Migration
8 3 (7.14%) Regulatory Compliance
9 2 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (4.76%) Data Migration
9 2 (4.76%) E-Commerce
9 2 (4.76%) ERP
9 2 (4.76%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 9 (21.43%) SC Cleared
1 9 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 7 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (4.76%) DV Cleared
3 2 (4.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.38%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.38%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (30.95%) SLA
2 3 (7.14%) GAMP
2 3 (7.14%) GxP
3 1 (2.38%) COBIT
3 1 (2.38%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 5 (11.90%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (9.52%) Citrix
1 4 (9.52%) SAP
2 3 (7.14%) ServiceNow
3 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.38%) Concur