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 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Delivery Manager
Rank 233 206 230
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +24
Contract jobs requiring a Services Delivery Manager 19 63 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.23% 0.65% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.68% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 41 14
Median daily rate £450 £398 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.06% +8.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £363 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £525 £481
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £415
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £28.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £187.50 £32.50 £88.42
% change year-on-year
+476.92% -63.24%
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 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
7888 9239 8617
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.79% 94.72% 94.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 4784 5565 4753
Median daily rate £400 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 382 433 456
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.25 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +13.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 September 2016.

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 September 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
Hampshire +13 6 £455 +23.38% 2
Berkshire +12 4 £550 - 1
West Sussex 0 3 £315 -43.75%
Oxfordshire -16 2 £463 +27.58%
Buckinghamshire +2 1 £298 -26.72%
Middlesex -3 1 - -
Services Delivery Manager
England

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

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

1 56 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 38 (67.86%) ITIL
3 24 (42.86%) Service Management
4 16 (28.57%) Security Cleared
5 15 (26.79%) ITIL Certification
6 14 (25.00%) SLA
6 14 (25.00%) Finance
7 13 (23.21%) SC Cleared
8 10 (17.86%) Service Design
9 9 (16.07%) DV Cleared
10 8 (14.29%) Change Management
11 7 (12.50%) Project Management
12 6 (10.71%) Incident Management
12 6 (10.71%) Problem Management
13 5 (8.93%) Supplier Management
13 5 (8.93%) PRINCE2
13 5 (8.93%) CRM
14 4 (7.14%) Telecoms
14 4 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
14 4 (7.14%) ITIL V3
15 3 (5.36%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 3 (5.36%) Coaching
15 3 (5.36%) Continuous Improvement
15 3 (5.36%) Risk Assessment
15 3 (5.36%) Risk Management
15 3 (5.36%) ITSM
15 3 (5.36%) E-Commerce
16 2 (3.57%) SharePoint
16 2 (3.57%) MS Excel
16 2 (3.57%) Microsoft

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 2 (3.57%) SharePoint
1 2 (3.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.79%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.79%) IaaS
1 1 (1.79%) Office 365
1 1 (1.79%) PaaS
1 1 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) DHCP
1 1 (1.79%) DNS
1 1 (1.79%) Internet
1 1 (1.79%) Unified Communications
Development Applications
1 1 (1.79%) JIRA
1 1 (1.79%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.57%) Retail
4 1 (1.79%) Back Office
4 1 (1.79%) Billing
4 1 (1.79%) French Language
4 1 (1.79%) Spanish Language
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.57%) Virtual Team
2 1 (1.79%) NHS
2 1 (1.79%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 38 (67.86%) ITIL
3 24 (42.86%) Service Management
4 10 (17.86%) Service Design
5 8 (14.29%) Change Management
6 7 (12.50%) Project Management
7 6 (10.71%) Incident Management
7 6 (10.71%) Problem Management
8 5 (8.93%) CRM
8 5 (8.93%) PRINCE2
8 5 (8.93%) Supplier Management
9 4 (7.14%) ITIL V3
9 4 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (5.36%) Coaching
10 3 (5.36%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (5.36%) E-Commerce
10 3 (5.36%) ITSM
10 3 (5.36%) Risk Assessment
10 3 (5.36%) Risk Management
11 2 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
Qualifications
1 16 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 15 (26.79%) ITIL Certification
3 13 (23.21%) SC Cleared
4 9 (16.07%) DV Cleared
5 3 (5.36%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (3.57%) Microsoft
1 2 (3.57%) Remedy
1 2 (3.57%) ServiceNow
2 1 (1.79%) Citrix
2 1 (1.79%) Fujitsu
2 1 (1.79%) hybris
2 1 (1.79%) Rally