The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cheshire region that had Delivery Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Delivery Manager
North West / Cheshire
Rank 42 77 63
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Delivery Manager 5 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.00% 0.42% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.05% 0.46% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 5
Median daily rate £350 - £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £36.11 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.56 - £25.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
475 874 734
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.00% 92.58% 94.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 314 544 422
Median daily rate £380 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £263 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 45 59
Median hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.48 £35.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.52%

Delivery Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Cheshire region that featured Delivery Manager in the job title.

Delivery Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Delivery Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Delivery Manager across the Cheshire region.

Delivery Manager Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Delivery Manager
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Delivery Manager within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford +10 1 - -
Chester - 1 - -
Delivery Manager
North West

Delivery Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 Cheshire region featuring Delivery Manager in the job title.

1 25 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (66.67%) Project Management
3 14 (46.67%) Microsoft
4 12 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 12 (40.00%) MS Office
4 12 (40.00%) Waterfall
5 11 (36.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (36.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (36.67%) MS Visio
6 10 (33.33%) Windows
7 9 (30.00%) Configuration Management
7 9 (30.00%) Service Delivery
7 9 (30.00%) Programme Management
7 9 (30.00%) JIRA
7 9 (30.00%) Wiki
7 9 (30.00%) Change Control
8 8 (26.67%) Supplier Management
9 7 (23.33%) Budgeting and Forecasting
10 6 (20.00%) Finance
11 4 (13.33%) Risk Management
11 4 (13.33%) Citrix
11 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared
12 3 (10.00%) Migration
12 3 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
12 3 (10.00%) User Experience
13 2 (6.67%) AirWatch
13 2 (6.67%) User Stories
13 2 (6.67%) Windows Phone
13 2 (6.67%) Mobile Device Management
13 2 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland

Delivery Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 12 (40.00%) MS Office
2 11 (36.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 11 (36.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) Firewall
1 2 (6.67%) IPsec
1 2 (6.67%) Kerberos
1 2 (6.67%) SSL
1 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 9 (30.00%) JIRA
General
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) SAML
2 1 (3.33%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Wiki
2 3 (10.00%) User Experience
3 2 (6.67%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) Android
2 2 (6.67%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (66.67%) Project Management
3 12 (40.00%) Waterfall
4 11 (36.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (30.00%) Change Control
5 9 (30.00%) Configuration Management
5 9 (30.00%) Programme Management
5 9 (30.00%) Service Delivery
6 8 (26.67%) Supplier Management
7 7 (23.33%) Budgeting and Forecasting
8 4 (13.33%) Risk Management
9 3 (10.00%) Migration
10 2 (6.67%) Agile Project Management
10 2 (6.67%) Mobile Device Management
10 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 2 (6.67%) User Stories
11 1 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
11 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
11 1 (3.33%) Target Operating Model
11 1 (3.33%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) Java
1 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) AirWatch
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 14 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.33%) Citrix
3 2 (6.67%) Apple