The table below looks at the statistics for the Delivery Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Delivery Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Delivery Manager
Rank 75 61 55
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Delivery Manager 2 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.20% 1.11% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 1.22% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 2
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£400 £456 £291
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.32% +56.65%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £33.07 £85.00
% change year-on-year
-1.72% -61.09%
Delivery Manager
North West

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
944 735 706
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 94.78% 90.63% 91.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 572 369 324
Average daily rate £416 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.80% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £215 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £503 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 54 45
Average hourly rate £16.50 £32.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.23% +62.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.25 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

Delivery Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Delivery Manager in the job title across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Delivery Manager within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -19 1 - -
Delivery Manager
North West

Delivery Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Delivery Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Delivery Manager in their job title.

1 5 (71.43%) Project Management
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
4 2 (28.57%) Banking
4 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco ICM Scripting
5 1 (14.29%) User Experience
5 1 (14.29%) People Management
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) IVR
5 1 (14.29%) Speech Recognition
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco ICM
5 1 (14.29%) Resource Management
5 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
5 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (14.29%) SCCM
5 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (14.29%) XenApp
5 1 (14.29%) Amazon S3
5 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (14.29%) CMMI
5 1 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL
5 1 (14.29%) Change Management
5 1 (14.29%) VMware
5 1 (14.29%) RUP

Delivery Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Delivery Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Delivery Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco ICM
1 1 (14.29%) Broadband
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) User Experience
1 1 (14.29%) IVR
1 1 (14.29%) PMI
1 1 (14.29%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Project Management
2 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco ICM Scripting
4 1 (14.29%) People Management
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Speech Recognition
4 1 (14.29%) Resource Management
4 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
4 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 1 (14.29%) CMMI
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) RUP
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) XenApp
1 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
1 1 (14.29%) MOM
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) VMware
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco
1 1 (14.29%) Citrix