The table below looks at the statistics for the Services Delivery Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Delivery Manager
Rank 211 198 178
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -20
Contract jobs requiring a Services Delivery Manager 43 33 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.47% 0.39% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.43% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 21 20
Average daily rate
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£351 £444 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.01% +22.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £350 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £588 £503
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £403 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.83% +7.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Average hourly rate £25.00 - £69.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 - £69.25
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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 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
8442 7709 6942
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.42% 91.49% 91.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 4567 4029 3349
Average daily rate £375 £356 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% -1.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 406 459 601
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -8.33%

Services Delivery Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

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 23 January 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Services Delivery Manager within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 January 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
Berkshire +8 19 £399 -10.89% 3
Oxfordshire -8 9 £350 -1.40% 1
Buckinghamshire -12 8 £351 -12.26% 4
Surrey +2 4 £450 - 1
Hampshire -22 3 - - 7
Kent - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
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Services Delivery Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 70 (98.59%) Service Delivery
2 61 (85.92%) ITIL
3 32 (45.07%) Service Management
4 23 (32.39%) Security Cleared
5 20 (28.17%) SC Cleared
6 18 (25.35%) Finance
7 17 (23.94%) SLA
8 14 (19.72%) ITIL Certification
9 13 (18.31%) Telecoms
10 10 (14.08%) PRINCE2
10 10 (14.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 10 (14.08%) People Management
11 9 (12.68%) 3G
12 8 (11.27%) Crystal Reports
12 8 (11.27%) MS Project
12 8 (11.27%) Microsoft
13 7 (9.86%) MS Visio
13 7 (9.86%) OVSD
13 7 (9.86%) Continuous Improvement
14 6 (8.45%) Radio Access Network
14 6 (8.45%) 4G
14 6 (8.45%) DV Cleared
14 6 (8.45%) Problem Management
14 6 (8.45%) Matrix Management
14 6 (8.45%) Project Management
15 5 (7.04%) Business Development
15 5 (7.04%) Analytical Skills
16 4 (5.63%) Stakeholder Management
16 4 (5.63%) SAP
17 3 (4.23%) MS Excel

Services Delivery Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 3 (4.23%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.82%) OpenStack
Applications
1 8 (11.27%) MS Project
2 7 (9.86%) MS Visio
3 3 (4.23%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.23%) MS Office
3 3 (4.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) SaaS
1 1 (1.41%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.68%) 3G
2 6 (8.45%) Radio Access Network
2 6 (8.45%) 4G
3 1 (1.41%) 2G
3 1 (1.41%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.27%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.41%) Big Data
General
1 18 (25.35%) Finance
2 13 (18.31%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.23%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.82%) Publishing
5 1 (1.41%) Billing
5 1 (1.41%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.04%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.41%) NHS
2 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (98.59%) Service Delivery
2 61 (85.92%) ITIL
3 32 (45.07%) Service Management
4 10 (14.08%) PRINCE2
4 10 (14.08%) People Management
5 7 (9.86%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (8.45%) Problem Management
6 6 (8.45%) Matrix Management
6 6 (8.45%) Project Management
7 5 (7.04%) Business Development
8 4 (5.63%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (4.23%) Supplier Management
9 3 (4.23%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (4.23%) Time Management
9 3 (4.23%) Coaching
10 2 (2.82%) Change Management
10 2 (2.82%) Migration
10 2 (2.82%) CRM
10 2 (2.82%) Benchmarking
10 2 (2.82%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.41%) C#
1 1 (1.41%) C++
1 1 (1.41%) Java
1 1 (1.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (32.39%) Security Cleared
2 20 (28.17%) SC Cleared
3 14 (19.72%) ITIL Certification
4 10 (14.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 6 (8.45%) DV Cleared
6 2 (2.82%) Degree
7 1 (1.41%) PMP
7 1 (1.41%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.41%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (23.94%) SLA
2 2 (2.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.82%) COBIT
3 1 (1.41%) BS15000
System Software
1 1 (1.41%) Firmware
1 1 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (9.86%) OVSD
Vendors
1 8 (11.27%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.63%) SAP
3 2 (2.82%) HP
4 1 (1.41%) BMC
4 1 (1.41%) EMC
4 1 (1.41%) VMware
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