The table below looks at the statistics for the Delivery Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London 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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Delivery Manager
Rank 145 157 178
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +21
Contract jobs requiring a Delivery Manager 8 31 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.25% 0.60% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.63% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 20 17
Average daily rate £475 £500 £448
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £334 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £660 £577
UK excluding London average daily rate £463 £404 £406
% change year-on-year
+14.55% -0.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £182.50 £25.00 £77.50
% change year-on-year
+630.00% -67.74%
Delivery Manager
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3005 4884 5656
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.52% 95.00% 94.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 2360 3750 4065
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 81 91
Average hourly rate £19.99 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.06% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £27.37 £30.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Delivery Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Delivery Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Delivery Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Delivery Manager Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Delivery Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Delivery Manager across the City of London region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Delivery Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Delivery Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 12 (46.15%) Service Delivery
2 11 (42.31%) Project Management
3 9 (34.62%) ITIL
4 7 (26.92%) Finance
4 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (19.23%) Banking
5 5 (19.23%) Service Management
5 5 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (19.23%) PRINCE2
6 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
6 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (15.38%) Agile Project Management
7 3 (11.54%) User Stories
7 3 (11.54%) SDLC
7 3 (11.54%) ITIL V3
7 3 (11.54%) Marketing
7 3 (11.54%) Degree
8 2 (7.69%) Oracle
8 2 (7.69%) Remedy
8 2 (7.69%) Change Management
8 2 (7.69%) ITSM
8 2 (7.69%) Programme Management
8 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
8 2 (7.69%) Java
8 2 (7.69%) SQL
8 2 (7.69%) CRM
8 2 (7.69%) SMS
8 2 (7.69%) NetSuite
8 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
8 2 (7.69%) Matrix Management

Delivery Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (3.85%) JBoss
1 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Eloqua
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) SMS
2 1 (3.85%) DHCP
2 1 (3.85%) DNS
2 1 (3.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) Big Data
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle OWB
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
General
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
2 5 (19.23%) Banking
3 3 (11.54%) Marketing
4 1 (3.85%) Automotive
4 1 (3.85%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.85%) Games
4 1 (3.85%) General Ledger
4 1 (3.85%) Legal
4 1 (3.85%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
1 1 (3.85%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) Data Extraction
3 1 (3.85%) BYOD
3 1 (3.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
1 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
1 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Service Delivery
2 11 (42.31%) Project Management
3 9 (34.62%) ITIL
4 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (19.23%) PRINCE2
5 5 (19.23%) Service Management
5 5 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (15.38%) Agile Project Management
7 3 (11.54%) ITIL V3
7 3 (11.54%) SDLC
7 3 (11.54%) User Stories
8 2 (7.69%) Campaign Management
8 2 (7.69%) Coaching
8 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (7.69%) Marketing Automation
8 2 (7.69%) Matrix Management
8 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
8 2 (7.69%) Performance Management
8 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
8 2 (7.69%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) Java
1 2 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.54%) Degree
3 2 (7.69%) DV Cleared
3 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (3.85%) APMG
4 1 (3.85%) APMP
4 1 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (3.85%) ISEB
4 1 (3.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (3.85%) PMI Certification
4 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.85%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) NetSuite
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle
1 2 (7.69%) Remedy
2 1 (3.85%) arcserve
2 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
2 1 (3.85%) Citrix
2 1 (3.85%) IBM
2 1 (3.85%) Informatica
2 1 (3.85%) Progress
2 1 (3.85%) Wyse