The median contractor rate for a Services Delivery Manager was £371 per day in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 3 months to 27 June 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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 59 86
Rank change year-on-year -26 +27  
Contract jobs requiring a Services Delivery Manager 4 15 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.39% 1.57% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 1.63% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 13 3
Median daily rate £371 £406 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.64% +1.38%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £416 £406 £425
% change year-on-year +2.57% -4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £41.50

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 988 920 1168
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 96.58% 96.34% 96.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 433 479 592
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 31 38
Median hourly rate £18.00 £12.00 £16.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -28.65%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £9.20 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £19.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Services Delivery Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire that featured Services Delivery Manager in the job title.

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 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Services Delivery Manager in Buckinghamshire

Services Delivery Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend 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 3 months to 27 June 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
Milton Keynes -26 4 £371 -8.64%
Services Delivery Manager
South East

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 13 (100.00%) ITIL
1 13 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 11 (84.62%) Service Management
3 8 (61.54%) Security Cleared
4 7 (53.85%) SC Cleared
4 7 (53.85%) Finance
5 5 (38.46%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (30.77%) Service Design
6 4 (30.77%) DV Cleared
7 3 (23.08%) ServiceNow
7 3 (23.08%) Validation
7 3 (23.08%) Supplier Management
7 3 (23.08%) DNA
7 3 (23.08%) GAMP
7 3 (23.08%) GxP
7 3 (23.08%) Regulatory Compliance
7 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery Management
8 2 (15.38%) Contract Management
8 2 (15.38%) Change Management
8 2 (15.38%) ITSM
8 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
8 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
8 2 (15.38%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (15.38%) Risk Assessment
8 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 2 (15.38%) Data Protection
8 2 (15.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (15.38%) Coaching
8 2 (15.38%) ITIL V3

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:

General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) ITIL
1 13 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 11 (84.62%) Service Management
3 4 (30.77%) Service Design
4 3 (23.08%) DNA
4 3 (23.08%) Regulatory Compliance
4 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery Management
4 3 (23.08%) Supplier Management
4 3 (23.08%) Validation
5 2 (15.38%) Change Management
5 2 (15.38%) Coaching
5 2 (15.38%) Contract Management
5 2 (15.38%) Data Protection
5 2 (15.38%) Information Assurance
5 2 (15.38%) ITIL V3
5 2 (15.38%) ITSM
5 2 (15.38%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
6 1 (7.69%) CRM
6 1 (7.69%) SFIA
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) Security Cleared
2 7 (53.85%) SC Cleared
3 5 (38.46%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (30.77%) DV Cleared
5 2 (15.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) GAMP
1 3 (23.08%) GxP
2 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (7.69%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) ServiceNow