Period
to 19 August 2018

The median contractor rate for a Services Delivery Manager was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 19 August 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 96 88 89
Rank change year-on-year -8 +1 +16
Contract jobs requiring a Services Delivery Manager 7 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.44% 0.61% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.66% 0.072%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £450 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +23.29% -32.87%
10th Percentile £318 £425 £358
90th Percentile £488 £475 £373
East of England median daily rate £415 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -7.78% +12.50% -3.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. 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
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies in Hertfordshire with a recognized job title 1,504 1,213 1,391
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.35% 92.95% 96.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 846 636 734
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £170 £200 £205
90th Percentile £556 £575 £538
East of England median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 123 76
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.25 £16.81 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.65% +6.70% -7.35%
10th Percentile £11.51 £10.60 £9.13
90th Percentile £46.25 £40.00 £52.50
East of England median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year -2.86% -12.50% -2.44%

Services Delivery Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Services Delivery Manager in Hertfordshire

Services Delivery Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Services Delivery Manager in Hertfordshire

Services Delivery Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Services Delivery Manager in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Services Delivery Manager in Hertfordshire

Services Delivery Manager
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 19 August 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
Watford +3 3 £425 - 1
Hemel Hempstead - 3 £475 -
Services Delivery Manager
East of England

Services Delivery Manager Skill Set
Top 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Services Delivery Manager in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 5 (71.43%) Service Management
2 5 (71.43%) ITIL
3 4 (57.14%) Contract Management
4 3 (42.86%) SLA
4 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
5 2 (28.57%) SaaS
5 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
5 2 (28.57%) Finance
5 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (28.57%) Acceptance Criteria
5 2 (28.57%) Performance Management
5 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 2 (28.57%) Trend Analysis
5 2 (28.57%) Portfolio Management
5 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (28.57%) People Management
5 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
6 1 (14.29%) Matrix Organization
6 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
6 1 (14.29%) Decision-Making
6 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
6 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
6 1 (14.29%) Change Management
6 1 (14.29%) ITSM

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

Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) SaaS
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 5 (71.43%) Service Management
3 4 (57.14%) Contract Management
4 2 (28.57%) Acceptance Criteria
4 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (28.57%) People Management
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Management
4 2 (28.57%) Portfolio Management
4 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
4 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (28.57%) Trend Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
5 1 (14.29%) Change Management
5 1 (14.29%) Decision-Making
5 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
5 1 (14.29%) ITSM
5 1 (14.29%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) SLA
2 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 20000