Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Services Delivery Manager was £416 per day in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 6 months to 19 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 105 86 83
Rank change year-on-year -19 -3 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Services Delivery Manager 14 8 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.81% 0.63% 1.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 0.67% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 28
Milton Keynes median daily rate £416 £400 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.88% -1.30% -0.55%
10th Percentile £347 £299 £318
90th Percentile £500 £411 £444
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £416 £400 £406
% change year-on-year +3.88% -1.36% -0.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - £28.50
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - £28.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes. 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
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies in Milton Keynes with a recognized job title 1652 1188 1857
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.22% 93.10% 96.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 817 658 955
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £255 £216 £225
90th Percentile £525 £550 £500
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 54 81
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £17.09 £13.61 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.57% +4.69% -
10th Percentile £9.36 £8.50 £9.00
90th Percentile £21.00 £34.85 £20.00
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% - +7.69%

Services Delivery Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

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 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Services Delivery Manager in Milton Keynes

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

For the 6 months to 19 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 Milton Keynes region featuring Services Delivery Manager in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 10 (71.43%) Finance
2 10 (71.43%) ITIL
3 9 (64.29%) Security Cleared
4 8 (57.14%) SC Cleared
5 6 (42.86%) DV Cleared
5 6 (42.86%) Service Management
6 4 (28.57%) CRM
6 4 (28.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
7 3 (21.43%) People Management
7 3 (21.43%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (21.43%) DevOps
7 3 (21.43%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (21.43%) Process Improvement
7 3 (21.43%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (21.43%) Scrum
7 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (21.43%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (21.43%) Matrix Management
7 3 (21.43%) Release Management
7 3 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 2 (14.29%) Data Protection
8 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (14.29%) Supplier Management
8 2 (14.29%) Banking
8 2 (14.29%) Microsoft

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
General
1 10 (71.43%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Banking
2 2 (14.29%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
1 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 10 (71.43%) ITIL
3 6 (42.86%) Service Management
4 4 (28.57%) CRM
5 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (21.43%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (21.43%) DevOps
5 3 (21.43%) Matrix Management
5 3 (21.43%) People Management
5 3 (21.43%) Process Improvement
5 3 (21.43%) Release Management
5 3 (21.43%) Scrum
5 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (21.43%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (14.29%) Contract Management
6 2 (14.29%) Data Protection
6 2 (14.29%) Information Assurance
6 2 (14.29%) ITIL V3
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) Security Cleared
2 8 (57.14%) SC Cleared
3 6 (42.86%) DV Cleared
4 4 (28.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (21.43%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (7.14%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (7.14%) ISO 9001
2 1 (7.14%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle