Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Services Delivery Manager was £383 per day in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 20 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 100 105
Rank change year-on-year +24 +5 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Services Delivery Manager 10 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.79% 0.069% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 0.076% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 3
Reading median daily rate £383 £220 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +73.86% -42.86% -
10th Percentile £217 £220 £369
90th Percentile £601 £220 £413
Berkshire median daily rate £376 £450 £380
% change year-on-year -16.44% +18.42% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Reading median hourly rate £23.75 - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £23.75 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading. 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
Reading
Contract vacancies in Reading with a recognized job title 1178 1319 1811
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.20% 90.47% 94.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 699 706 1082
Reading median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £250 £228 £219
90th Percentile £575 £572 £538
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 77 124
Reading median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.67% -30.39% +23.14%
10th Percentile £9.25 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £40.75 £43.28 £47.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £21.55
% change year-on-year - -32.71% +23.14%

Services Delivery Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Services Delivery Manager in Reading

Services Delivery Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Services Delivery Manager in Reading

Services Delivery Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Services Delivery Manager in Reading over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Services Delivery Manager in Reading

Services Delivery Manager Skill Set
Top 28 Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 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 Reading region featuring Services Delivery Manager in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (40.00%) ITIL
3 3 (30.00%) NHS
3 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (20.00%) Virtual Team
4 2 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
4 2 (20.00%) CCENT
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL V3
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Service Management
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco
4 2 (20.00%) CCNA
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (10.00%) SLA
5 1 (10.00%) Banking
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (10.00%) Quality Management
5 1 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (10.00%) Huawei
5 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (10.00%) Service Design
5 1 (10.00%) Programme Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) Finance
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management

Services Delivery Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) NHS
2 2 (20.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
3 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Service Management
4 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (10.00%) Programme Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Quality Management
4 1 (10.00%) Service Design
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) CCENT
1 2 (20.00%) CCNA
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) Huawei