The median contractor rate for a Services Delivery Manager was £297 per day in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 3 months to 24 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
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 47 67
Rank change year-on-year -22 +20  
Contract jobs requiring a Services Delivery Manager 4 15 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.54% 2.27% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 2.34% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 13 3
Median daily rate £297 £406 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.89% +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 Milton Keynes. 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
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 711 640 812
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 96.60% 96.68% 96.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 334 345 450
Median daily rate £390 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 26 22
Median hourly rate £18.00 £12.00 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -25.65%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £9.40 £10.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.70 £15.25 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

Services Delivery Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Services Delivery Manager in Milton Keynes

Services Delivery Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Services Delivery Manager in Milton Keynes

Services Delivery Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Services Delivery Manager in Milton Keynes over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Services Delivery Manager in Milton Keynes

Services Delivery Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Services Delivery Manager in Milton Keynes

Services Delivery Manager Skill Set
Top 29 Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 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 Milton Keynes region featuring Services Delivery Manager in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) ITIL
1 9 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 7 (77.78%) Service Management
2 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
3 6 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 6 (66.67%) Finance
4 4 (44.44%) Service Design
5 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery Management
5 3 (33.33%) DV Cleared
6 2 (22.22%) Supplier Management
6 2 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (22.22%) Change Management
6 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
6 2 (22.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (22.22%) Coaching
7 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (11.11%) Information Assurance
7 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
7 1 (11.11%) SFIA
7 1 (11.11%) Contract Management
7 1 (11.11%) ITSM
7 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
7 1 (11.11%) CRM
7 1 (11.11%) SLA
7 1 (11.11%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (11.11%) Matrix Management
7 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (11.11%) Data Protection

Services Delivery Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 6 (66.67%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) ITIL
1 9 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 7 (77.78%) Service Management
3 4 (44.44%) Service Design
4 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery Management
5 2 (22.22%) Change Management
5 2 (22.22%) Coaching
5 2 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
5 2 (22.22%) Supplier Management
6 1 (11.11%) Contract Management
6 1 (11.11%) CRM
6 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
6 1 (11.11%) Information Assurance
6 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
6 1 (11.11%) ITSM
6 1 (11.11%) Matrix Management
6 1 (11.11%) SFIA
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
2 6 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 3 (33.33%) DV Cleared
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 1 (11.11%) SLA