Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Services Delivery Manager was £488 per day in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 6 months to 22 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
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 88 95
Rank change year-on-year -1 +7 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Services Delivery Manager 1 10 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.075% 0.68% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.078% 0.73% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 23
Cheshire median daily rate £488 £488 £518
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.80% +5.08%
10th Percentile £481 £413 £502
90th Percentile £494 £564 £538
North West median daily rate £335 £474 £515
% change year-on-year -29.29% -8.01% +7.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £45.00 £187.50 -
% change year-on-year -76.00% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. 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
Cheshire
Contract vacancies in Cheshire with a recognized job title 1275 1376 1963
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.51% 93.92% 95.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 897 996 1304
Cheshire median daily rate £410 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% -3.03% +10.00%
10th Percentile £256 £234 £266
90th Percentile £621 £600 £588
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 48 85
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £14.86 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.52% -11.76% +4.21%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £10.10
90th Percentile £34.00 £27.63 £34.80
North West median hourly rate £19.00 £16.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +18.75% -20.00% +25.00%

Services Delivery Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Services Delivery Manager in Cheshire

Services Delivery Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Services Delivery Manager in Cheshire

Services Delivery Manager Skill Set
Top 2 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 Cheshire region featuring Services Delivery Manager in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Management

Services Delivery Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery