Period
to 21 September 2018

The median contractor rate for a Services Delivery Manager was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Service Delivery Manager
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 157 152 165
Rank change year-on-year -5 +13 0
Contract jobs requiring a Services Delivery Manager 12 12 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.31% 0.30% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.32% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 10
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +1.19% +2.44%
10th Percentile £375 £319 £301
90th Percentile £425 £585 £552
South East median daily rate £425 £418 £411
% change year-on-year +1.67% +1.83% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Berkshire
Contract vacancies in Berkshire with a recognized job title 3,615 3,700 4,268
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.36% 92.11% 92.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,867 1,910 2,297
Berkshire median daily rate £415 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.75% +3.23%
10th Percentile £213 £250 £250
90th Percentile £575 £582 £563
South East median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 142 186
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £15.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.03% +10.71% -35.03%
10th Percentile £11.12 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £45.30 £42.03 £38.13
South East median hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +5.56% -10.00% +14.29%

Services Delivery Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings that featured Services Delivery Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Services Delivery Manager in Berkshire

Services Delivery Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Services Delivery Manager in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Services Delivery Manager in Berkshire

Services Delivery Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Services Delivery Manager in Berkshire

Services Delivery Manager
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 6 months to 21 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -15 1 £400 -11.11%
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Services Delivery Manager
South East

Services Delivery Manager Skill Set
Top 20 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, Services Delivery Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region featuring Services Delivery Manager in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 11 (91.67%) Service Management
3 9 (75.00%) ITIL
4 8 (66.67%) Service Delivery Management
5 6 (50.00%) People Management
6 5 (41.67%) User Experience
6 5 (41.67%) Decision-Making
7 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
8 3 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (25.00%) MVNO
9 1 (8.33%) Customer-Centricity
9 1 (8.33%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
9 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
9 1 (8.33%) Time Management
9 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (8.33%) SLA
9 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development

Services Delivery Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 3 (25.00%) MVNO
General
1 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) User Experience
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 11 (91.67%) Service Management
3 9 (75.00%) ITIL
4 8 (66.67%) Service Delivery Management
5 6 (50.00%) People Management
6 5 (41.67%) Decision-Making
7 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (8.33%) Customer-Centricity
7 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
7 1 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (8.33%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA