The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Midlands 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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Delivery Manager
Rank 125 115 111
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Services Delivery Manager 7 9 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.26% 0.35% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.37% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 8
Median daily rate £425 £450 £379
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +18.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £401 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £585 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £406 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.80% +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £25.00
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 West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2584 2428 2237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.48% 94.33% 93.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1567 1344 1241
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £200 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £515 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.76% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 120 187
Median hourly rate £16.00 £14.00 £15.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -10.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.33 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £33.55 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.71
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +8.21%

Services Delivery Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Services Delivery Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Services Delivery Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Services Delivery Manager Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Services Delivery Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Services Delivery Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Services Delivery Manager
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 December 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
Coventry - 4 £438 -
Herefordshire +12 1 £400 -11.11%
Shropshire -3 1 - -
Services Delivery Manager
England

Services Delivery Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 West Midlands region featuring Services Delivery Manager in the job title.

1 38 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 21 (55.26%) ITIL
3 16 (42.11%) Service Management
4 12 (31.58%) Security Cleared
5 10 (26.32%) ITIL V3
5 10 (26.32%) PRINCE2
6 9 (23.68%) Cisco
6 9 (23.68%) Finance
6 9 (23.68%) Data Centre
7 8 (21.05%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (21.05%) Billing
7 8 (21.05%) Matrix Management
8 6 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (13.16%) Virtual Team
10 4 (10.53%) Capacity Management
10 4 (10.53%) Data Migration
10 4 (10.53%) Migration
10 4 (10.53%) Change Management
11 3 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (7.89%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (7.89%) SLA
11 3 (7.89%) Project Management
11 3 (7.89%) Process Improvement
11 3 (7.89%) Change Control
11 3 (7.89%) SC Cleared
11 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (7.89%) People Management
11 3 (7.89%) Line Management
12 2 (5.26%) DevOps
12 2 (5.26%) DV Cleared

Services Delivery Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (2.63%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Project
2 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (21.05%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) Firewall
1 1 (2.63%) Skype
1 1 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) CA Gen
General
1 9 (23.68%) Finance
2 8 (21.05%) Billing
3 1 (2.63%) Advertising
3 1 (2.63%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.68%) Data Centre
2 5 (13.16%) Virtual Team
3 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) Unix
1 1 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 21 (55.26%) ITIL
3 16 (42.11%) Service Management
4 10 (26.32%) ITIL V3
4 10 (26.32%) PRINCE2
5 8 (21.05%) Matrix Management
6 6 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (10.53%) Capacity Management
7 4 (10.53%) Change Management
7 4 (10.53%) Data Migration
7 4 (10.53%) Migration
8 3 (7.89%) Change Control
8 3 (7.89%) Line Management
8 3 (7.89%) People Management
8 3 (7.89%) Process Improvement
8 3 (7.89%) Project Management
8 3 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (5.26%) Demand Management
9 2 (5.26%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.63%) C
1 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (31.58%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.89%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (7.89%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.26%) APMP
3 2 (5.26%) DV Cleared
3 2 (5.26%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) SLA
2 1 (2.63%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (23.68%) Cisco
2 1 (2.63%) Citrix
2 1 (2.63%) Fujitsu
2 1 (2.63%) Informatica
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle