The table below looks at the statistics for the Delivery Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds 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 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Delivery Manager
Rank 65 61 72
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Delivery Manager 33 21 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.24% 1.88% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.36% 2.00% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 13 1
Average daily rate £650 £425 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.94% +30.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £413 £412
% change year-on-year
+15.15% +0.18%
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
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1400 1048 927
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 94.85% 93.82% 96.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 955 752 567
Average daily rate £380 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £566 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 27 23
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.00 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £18.00 £20.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Delivery Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Delivery Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Delivery Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Delivery Manager Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Delivery Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Delivery Manager across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Delivery Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Delivery Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Delivery Manager across the Leeds region.

Delivery Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Delivery Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 45 (76.27%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (52.54%) Project Management
3 28 (47.46%) Waterfall
4 25 (42.37%) Service Delivery
5 24 (40.68%) User Stories
6 15 (25.42%) Finance
7 12 (20.34%) Mentoring
8 10 (16.95%) Agile Project Management
8 10 (16.95%) Supplier Management
9 9 (15.25%) Risk Management
10 7 (11.86%) PRINCE2
10 7 (11.86%) Disclosure Scotland
11 6 (10.17%) ITIL
12 5 (8.47%) Unix
12 5 (8.47%) Linux
12 5 (8.47%) IBM
12 5 (8.47%) Service Management
12 5 (8.47%) QA
12 5 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
13 4 (6.78%) Analytics
13 4 (6.78%) Incident Management
13 4 (6.78%) Operations Management
13 4 (6.78%) Java
13 4 (6.78%) JavaScript
13 4 (6.78%) Python
13 4 (6.78%) Internet
13 4 (6.78%) Change Management
13 4 (6.78%) Mainframe
14 3 (5.08%) MVS
14 3 (5.08%) PRINCE2 Certification

Delivery Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 3 (5.08%) Lync
2 1 (1.69%) Confluence
2 1 (1.69%) Drupal
2 1 (1.69%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.08%) Office 365
2 2 (3.39%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.39%) IaaS
3 1 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.78%) Internet
2 2 (3.39%) Skype
3 1 (1.69%) DNS
3 1 (1.69%) Firewall
3 1 (1.69%) Intranet
3 1 (1.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.39%) Big Data
2 1 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.69%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.69%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (1.69%) JIRA
General
1 15 (25.42%) Finance
2 2 (3.39%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.08%) .NET
2 1 (1.69%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.69%) AngularJS
2 1 (1.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (1.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.78%) Mainframe
3 2 (3.39%) Informatics
4 1 (1.69%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (1.69%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.69%) User Experience
4 1 (1.69%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.47%) Linux
1 5 (8.47%) Unix
2 3 (5.08%) MVS
3 2 (3.39%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (76.27%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (52.54%) Project Management
3 28 (47.46%) Waterfall
4 25 (42.37%) Service Delivery
5 24 (40.68%) User Stories
6 12 (20.34%) Mentoring
7 10 (16.95%) Agile Project Management
7 10 (16.95%) Supplier Management
8 9 (15.25%) Risk Management
9 7 (11.86%) PRINCE2
10 6 (10.17%) ITIL
11 5 (8.47%) Service Management
12 4 (6.78%) Analytics
12 4 (6.78%) Change Management
12 4 (6.78%) Incident Management
12 4 (6.78%) Operations Management
13 3 (5.08%) Problem Management
13 3 (5.08%) SDLC
13 3 (5.08%) Software Delivery
13 3 (5.08%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.78%) Java
1 4 (6.78%) JavaScript
1 4 (6.78%) Python
2 1 (1.69%) C++
2 1 (1.69%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (5.08%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (5.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 3 (5.08%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.69%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.69%) CCNP
2 1 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.86%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (8.47%) QA
3 1 (1.69%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.69%) StatsD
Vendors
1 5 (8.47%) IBM
2 3 (5.08%) Oracle
3 2 (3.39%) Fujitsu
4 1 (1.69%) Apigee
4 1 (1.69%) Citrix
4 1 (1.69%) Mashery
4 1 (1.69%) Tableau
4 1 (1.69%) Teradata
4 1 (1.69%) VMware