Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Services Delivery Manager was £416 per day in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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 > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 113 98 102
Rank change year-on-year -15 +4 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Services Delivery Manager 15 8 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.63% 0.46% 1.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.49% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 29
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £416 £400 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% -1.36% -0.49%
10th Percentile £352 £299 £333
90th Percentile £500 £411 £488
South East median daily rate £450 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% -3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - £28.50
South East median hourly rate £23.75 - £28.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. 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
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies in Buckinghamshire with a recognized job title 2250 1619 2547
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.94% 93.10% 95.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1001 842 1281
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £228 £213 £225
90th Percentile £525 £543 £513
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 79 108
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% - +12.00%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.00 £9.16
90th Percentile £42.56 £39.00 £31.10
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -7.69% +5.41% +15.63%

Services Delivery Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Services Delivery Manager in Buckinghamshire

Services Delivery Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Services Delivery Manager in Buckinghamshire

Services Delivery Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Services Delivery Manager in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Services Delivery Manager in Buckinghamshire

Services Delivery Manager
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Milton Keynes -14 15 £416 +4.00% 1
Services Delivery Manager
South East

Services Delivery Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Buckinghamshire region featuring Services Delivery Manager in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 11 (73.33%) Finance
2 11 (73.33%) ITIL
3 10 (66.67%) Security Cleared
4 9 (60.00%) SC Cleared
5 7 (46.67%) DV Cleared
6 6 (40.00%) Service Management
7 5 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 4 (26.67%) People Management
8 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
8 4 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (26.67%) CRM
9 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (20.00%) Matrix Management
9 3 (20.00%) Release Management
9 3 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 3 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (20.00%) Scrum
9 3 (20.00%) Process Improvement
9 3 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (20.00%) DevOps
10 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (13.33%) Contract Management
10 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
10 2 (13.33%) Information Assurance
10 2 (13.33%) ITIL V3
10 2 (13.33%) OpenStack

Services Delivery Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 2 (13.33%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
General
1 11 (73.33%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Banking
2 2 (13.33%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (13.33%) Data Protection Act
1 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 11 (73.33%) ITIL
3 6 (40.00%) Service Management
4 4 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (26.67%) CRM
4 4 (26.67%) People Management
4 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (20.00%) DevOps
5 3 (20.00%) Matrix Management
5 3 (20.00%) Process Improvement
5 3 (20.00%) Release Management
5 3 (20.00%) Scrum
5 3 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
6 2 (13.33%) Six Sigma
6 2 (13.33%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 9 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 7 (46.67%) DV Cleared
4 5 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (13.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (6.67%) ISO 9001
2 1 (6.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle