The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Services Delivery Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Delivery Consultant
UK
Rank 607 621 604
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Services Delivery Consultant 1 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.013% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.002% 0.014% 0.014%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 7
Median daily rate £605 £459 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.77% +31.07%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £313 £350
% change year-on-year
- -10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
43026 49406 49767
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.99% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 28072 31841 30661
Median daily rate £425 £414 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.65% +3.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1547 1650 1932
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.23 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

Services Delivery Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Services Delivery Consultant in the job title.

Services Delivery Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Services Delivery Consultant
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Services Delivery Consultant within the UK.

Services Delivery Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Services Delivery Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Services Delivery Consultant within the UK.

Services Delivery Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Services Delivery Consultant
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Services Delivery Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 24 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
England +27 1 £605 +31.77%
London +20 1 £605 -21.36%

Services Delivery Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, Services Delivery Consultant 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 featuring Services Delivery Consultant in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 8 (61.54%) Service Management
3 6 (46.15%) Business Transformation
4 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
5 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
5 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
5 3 (23.08%) Change Control
5 3 (23.08%) Server Building
5 3 (23.08%) Target Operating Model
6 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
6 2 (15.38%) Data Quality
6 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
6 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
6 2 (15.38%) Intranet
6 2 (15.38%) Internet
6 2 (15.38%) Project Management
6 2 (15.38%) ITIL
6 2 (15.38%) Windows
6 2 (15.38%) DHCP
6 2 (15.38%) Finance
6 2 (15.38%) DNS
7 1 (7.69%) SLA
7 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (7.69%) Firewall
7 1 (7.69%) Scrum
7 1 (7.69%) Clustering
7 1 (7.69%) NetBackup
7 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (7.69%) Spring

Services Delivery Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 (7.69%) Confluence
1 1 (7.69%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) DHCP
1 2 (15.38%) DNS
1 2 (15.38%) Internet
1 2 (15.38%) Intranet
2 1 (7.69%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Spring
1 1 (7.69%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
2 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.69%) Clustering
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 8 (61.54%) Service Management
3 6 (46.15%) Business Transformation
4 3 (23.08%) Change Control
4 3 (23.08%) Server Building
4 3 (23.08%) Target Operating Model
5 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) ITIL
5 2 (15.38%) Project Management
6 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.69%) DevOps
6 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (7.69%) Identity Access Management
6 1 (7.69%) Microservices
6 1 (7.69%) Scrum
6 1 (7.69%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
1 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) MCSE
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) Data Quality
2 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Docker
2 1 (7.69%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Kubernetes
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (7.69%) NetBackup
1 1 (7.69%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Citrix
2 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
2 1 (7.69%) Veritas