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 20 October 2014 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Delivery Manager
Rank 183 185 186
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Delivery Manager 21 43 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.35% 0.59% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.64% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 26 30
Average daily rate
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£425 £450 £508
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -11.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £358 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £542 £625 £636
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £396 £400
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -1.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.36 - -
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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
5510 6756 6932
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.75% 92.51% 92.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 4114 4911 5043
Average daily rate £445 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 138 164
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.82% +2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.82 £38.00 £43.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.85% -7.42%

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 20 October 2014.

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 20 October 2014, 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 21 (45.65%) Service Delivery
2 17 (36.96%) Project Management
3 16 (34.78%) Finance
4 15 (32.61%) ITIL
5 14 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (15.22%) Change Management
7 6 (13.04%) Service Management
8 5 (10.87%) Scrum
8 5 (10.87%) Banking
8 5 (10.87%) Security Cleared
8 5 (10.87%) Waterfall
8 5 (10.87%) Agile Project Management
9 4 (8.70%) User Stories
9 4 (8.70%) Matrix Management
9 4 (8.70%) Performance Management
9 4 (8.70%) Legal
9 4 (8.70%) PRINCE2
9 4 (8.70%) SLA
10 3 (6.52%) NFS
10 3 (6.52%) PMI Certification
10 3 (6.52%) Python
10 3 (6.52%) MS Project
10 3 (6.52%) MS Office
10 3 (6.52%) SAP
10 3 (6.52%) CRM
10 3 (6.52%) Law
10 3 (6.52%) Amdocs
10 3 (6.52%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (6.52%) Supplier Management
10 3 (6.52%) Investment Banking

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 (2.17%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.17%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) MS Project
1 3 (6.52%) MS Office
1 3 (6.52%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) SAP HR
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) LTE
2 2 (4.35%) LAN
2 2 (4.35%) WAN
3 1 (2.17%) Network Security
3 1 (2.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.17%) SAP BI
General
1 16 (34.78%) Finance
2 5 (10.87%) Banking
3 4 (8.70%) Legal
4 3 (6.52%) Law
4 3 (6.52%) Investment Banking
5 2 (4.35%) General Ledger
5 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.17%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.17%) Publishing
6 1 (2.17%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.17%) PMI
2 1 (2.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (2.17%) NHS
2 1 (2.17%) FMCG
2 1 (2.17%) Social Media
2 1 (2.17%) Hedge funds
2 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (2.17%) Kindle
2 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (45.65%) Service Delivery
2 17 (36.96%) Project Management
3 15 (32.61%) ITIL
4 14 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (15.22%) Change Management
6 6 (13.04%) Service Management
7 5 (10.87%) Scrum
7 5 (10.87%) Waterfall
7 5 (10.87%) Agile Project Management
8 4 (8.70%) User Stories
8 4 (8.70%) Matrix Management
8 4 (8.70%) PRINCE2
8 4 (8.70%) Performance Management
9 3 (6.52%) CRM
9 3 (6.52%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (6.52%) Supplier Management
10 2 (4.35%) Resource Management
10 2 (4.35%) Time Management
10 2 (4.35%) ERP
10 2 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.52%) Python
2 2 (4.35%) Java
3 1 (2.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (10.87%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.52%) PMI Certification
3 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (4.35%) PMP
3 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.17%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.17%) APMG
4 1 (2.17%) CIPD
4 1 (2.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) SLA
2 2 (4.35%) FINREP
3 1 (2.17%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.52%) NFS
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 3 (6.52%) SAP
1 3 (6.52%) Amdocs
2 2 (4.35%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.17%) Adobe
3 1 (2.17%) HP
3 1 (2.17%) Cisco
3 1 (2.17%) Sitecore