Period
to 16 October 2017

The median contractor rate for a Senior Services Delivery Manager was £625 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 16 October 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.

Senior Service Delivery Manager
UK
6 months to
16 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 845 882 874
Rank change year-on-year +37 -8 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Services Delivery Manager 19 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.019% 0.007% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.007% 0.010%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 3 3
UK median daily rate £625 £498 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.63% -0.50% -
10th Percentile £537 £486 £480
90th Percentile £700 £732 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £605 £498 £500
% change year-on-year +21.61% -0.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 94016 100353 108146
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.78% 94.79% 94.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 61695 65415 68695
UK median daily rate £440 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £263 £253 £245
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2819 3254 4154
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.08% +2.78% +7.66%
10th Percentile £10.88 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.00 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year - +2.86% +6.06%

Senior Services Delivery Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Services Delivery Manager in the UK

Senior Services Delivery Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Services Delivery Manager in the UK

Senior Services Delivery Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Services Delivery Manager over the 6 months to 16 October 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior Services Delivery Manager in the UK

Senior Services Delivery Manager
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Services Delivery Manager within the UK over the 6 months to 16 October 2017. 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
England +19 19 £625 +25.63% 1
London +13 11 £625 - 1
UK excluding London +62 8 £605 +21.61%
South East +11 4 £700 -
Midlands +34 2 £570 +14.57%
East Midlands 0 2 £570 +14.57%
North of England - 2 £519 -
North West - 2 £519 -

Senior Services Delivery Manager Skill Set
Top 26 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 October 2017, Senior 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 featuring Senior Services Delivery Manager in the job title.

1 19 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 14 (73.68%) Service Management
2 14 (73.68%) ITIL
3 13 (68.42%) Finance
4 5 (26.32%) Change Management
5 4 (21.05%) Matrix Management
6 3 (15.79%) Incident Management
7 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
7 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
7 2 (10.53%) ITIL V3
7 2 (10.53%) Process Improvement
7 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
7 2 (10.53%) Coaching
7 2 (10.53%) ITSM
7 2 (10.53%) Project Management
7 2 (10.53%) Advertising
7 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (10.53%) Matrix Organization
8 1 (5.26%) Scorecard
8 1 (5.26%) Service Design
8 1 (5.26%) Escalation Management
8 1 (5.26%) Balanced Scorecard
8 1 (5.26%) Target Operating Model
8 1 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (5.26%) Performance Management

Senior Services Delivery Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 13 (68.42%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Advertising
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 14 (73.68%) ITIL
2 14 (73.68%) Service Management
3 5 (26.32%) Change Management
4 4 (21.05%) Matrix Management
5 3 (15.79%) Incident Management
6 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.53%) Coaching
6 2 (10.53%) ITIL V3
6 2 (10.53%) ITSM
6 2 (10.53%) Matrix Organization
6 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
6 2 (10.53%) Process Improvement
6 2 (10.53%) Project Management
6 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.26%) Balanced Scorecard
7 1 (5.26%) Escalation Management
7 1 (5.26%) Scorecard
7 1 (5.26%) Service Design
7 1 (5.26%) Target Operating Model
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
1 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland