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 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Delivery Consultant
Rank 649 647 595
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -52
Contract jobs requiring a Services Delivery Consultant 7 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.004% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.004% 0.006%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 3
Median daily rate £370 £163 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+127.69% -41.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £163 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £163 £496
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £163 £273
% change year-on-year
+127.69% -40.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £28.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 - -

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
51670 52282 49893
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.76% 94.71% 94.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 33730 32289 30871
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1487 2076 2100
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.33 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.95 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.04% -2.06%

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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Services Delivery Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

Services Delivery Consultant Daily Rate Histogram 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 9 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 28 May 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
England -8 7 £370 - 1
North East - 4 £370 -
Tyne and Wear - 4 £370 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 4 £370 -
Cheshire - 2 £425 -
Chester - 2 £425 -
North West - 2 £425 -
Wiltshire - 1 £235 -
South West - 1 £235 -

Services Delivery Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, 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 12 (85.71%) Service Delivery
2 8 (57.14%) ITIL
3 6 (42.86%) Project Management
4 5 (35.71%) SAP
4 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
4 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
5 4 (28.57%) Business Continuity
6 2 (14.29%) Service Management
6 2 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
6 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
6 2 (14.29%) Business Transformation
7 1 (7.14%) SAP Afaria
7 1 (7.14%) XenMobile
7 1 (7.14%) GPFS
7 1 (7.14%) AirWatch
7 1 (7.14%) Operations Management
7 1 (7.14%) Degree
7 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
7 1 (7.14%) Lean Six Sigma
7 1 (7.14%) Use Case
7 1 (7.14%) Workflow
7 1 (7.14%) Finance
7 1 (7.14%) ITIL V3
7 1 (7.14%) High Availability
7 1 (7.14%) Open Source
7 1 (7.14%) Quality Management
7 1 (7.14%) Banking

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
1 1 (7.14%) LAN
1 1 (7.14%) VPN
1 1 (7.14%) WAN
General
1 1 (7.14%) Banking
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) AIX
1 1 (7.14%) Solaris
1 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Service Delivery
2 8 (57.14%) ITIL
3 6 (42.86%) Project Management
4 4 (28.57%) Business Continuity
5 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Business Transformation
5 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
5 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 2 (14.29%) Service Management
5 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (7.14%) Change Management
6 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
6 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (7.14%) ITSM
6 1 (7.14%) Lean Six Sigma
6 1 (7.14%) Operations Management
6 1 (7.14%) Quality Management
6 1 (7.14%) RAD
6 1 (7.14%) Six Sigma
6 1 (7.14%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
1 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) IBM AIX Certification
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) AirWatch
1 1 (7.14%) SAP Afaria
1 1 (7.14%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) SAP
2 1 (7.14%) Citrix
2 1 (7.14%) IBM
2 1 (7.14%) Red Hat