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 27 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Delivery Manager
England / West Midlands
Rank 105 125 105
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -20
Contract jobs requiring a Services Delivery Manager 15 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.62% 0.16% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.16% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 3 9
Median daily rate £323 £480 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.81% +28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £436 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £616 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £411 £400 £379
% change year-on-year
+2.75% +5.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £29.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 - £25.00

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
2269 2425 2127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 93.84% 95.17% 93.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1409 1365 1190
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 72 167
Median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £15.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -7.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.78 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.85 £25.00 £30.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.48 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-5.27% +9.64%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Services Delivery Manager across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Services Delivery Manager Daily Rate Histogram 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 27 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
Birmingham - 10 £280 -
Coventry -2 4 £331 -30.98%
Warwickshire - 1 £365 -
Services Delivery Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 24 (96.00%) Service Delivery
2 12 (48.00%) ITIL
3 8 (32.00%) PRINCE2
3 8 (32.00%) ITIL V3
4 7 (28.00%) Cisco
5 6 (24.00%) Billing
5 6 (24.00%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (24.00%) Matrix Management
6 4 (16.00%) Smart Meter
6 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (12.00%) Service Management
7 3 (12.00%) Line Management
7 3 (12.00%) People Management
7 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
8 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
8 2 (8.00%) APMP
8 2 (8.00%) Operations Management
8 2 (8.00%) DV Cleared
8 2 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
8 2 (8.00%) Change Management
9 1 (4.00%) Marketing
9 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (4.00%) ITSM
9 1 (4.00%) Scrum
9 1 (4.00%) Finance
9 1 (4.00%) Automotive
9 1 (4.00%) Advertising
9 1 (4.00%) Migration
9 1 (4.00%) Project Management

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:

Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 6 (24.00%) Cloud Computing
General
1 6 (24.00%) Billing
2 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.00%) Advertising
3 1 (4.00%) Automotive
3 1 (4.00%) Finance
3 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Smart Meter
2 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (96.00%) Service Delivery
2 12 (48.00%) ITIL
3 8 (32.00%) ITIL V3
3 8 (32.00%) PRINCE2
4 6 (24.00%) Matrix Management
5 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (12.00%) Line Management
6 3 (12.00%) People Management
6 3 (12.00%) Service Management
7 2 (8.00%) Change Management
7 2 (8.00%) Operations Management
8 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (4.00%) Demand Management
8 1 (4.00%) ITSM
8 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
8 1 (4.00%) Migration
8 1 (4.00%) Process Improvement
8 1 (4.00%) Project Management
8 1 (4.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) APMP
2 2 (8.00%) DV Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.00%) ISEB
3 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Cisco
2 1 (4.00%) Citrix