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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Delivery Manager
Rank 65 77 84
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Delivery Manager 37 22 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.37% 1.64% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.47% 1.74% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 16 3
Average daily rate £613 £425 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.11% +14.86%
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £32.50 £33.07
% change year-on-year
-36.92% -1.72%
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
1495 1268 1121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 95.89% 94.63% 95.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1066 845 741
Average daily rate £405 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.71% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 39 36
Average hourly rate £11.00 £12.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -31.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.04 £9.00 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £32.20 £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

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 29 April 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 29 April 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 49 (80.33%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (49.18%) Project Management
3 25 (40.98%) Waterfall
4 22 (36.07%) User Stories
5 16 (26.23%) Service Delivery
5 16 (26.23%) Finance
6 15 (24.59%) Agile Project Management
7 11 (18.03%) Mentoring
7 11 (18.03%) Supplier Management
8 10 (16.39%) Risk Management
8 10 (16.39%) PRINCE2
9 9 (14.75%) Disclosure Scotland
10 8 (13.11%) JIRA
10 8 (13.11%) QA
11 7 (11.48%) ITIL
12 6 (9.84%) Wiki
12 6 (9.84%) Service Management
12 6 (9.84%) ServiceNow
13 5 (8.20%) Office 365
13 5 (8.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 5 (8.20%) IBM
13 5 (8.20%) Resource Management
13 5 (8.20%) Stakeholder Management
14 4 (6.56%) Operations Management
14 4 (6.56%) Mainframe
14 4 (6.56%) Software Delivery
14 4 (6.56%) Analytics
15 3 (4.92%) Operational Acceptance Testing
15 3 (4.92%) SDLC
15 3 (4.92%) BPSS Clearance

Delivery Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 (4.92%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.64%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Oracle Retail
1 1 (1.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.20%) Office 365
2 1 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.28%) Skype
2 1 (1.64%) BGP
2 1 (1.64%) Internet
2 1 (1.64%) IPv6
2 1 (1.64%) MPLS
2 1 (1.64%) OSPF
2 1 (1.64%) SAN
2 1 (1.64%) VPN
2 1 (1.64%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.28%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (13.11%) JIRA
General
1 16 (26.23%) Finance
2 2 (3.28%) Banking
2 2 (3.28%) Marketing
3 1 (1.64%) Electronics
3 1 (1.64%) Games
3 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.64%) Retail
3 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.64%) Middleware
1 1 (1.64%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (1.64%) Velocity
1 1 (1.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.84%) Wiki
2 4 (6.56%) Mainframe
3 2 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.28%) Informatics
4 1 (1.64%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (1.64%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.64%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.64%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.92%) MVS
2 2 (3.28%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (80.33%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (49.18%) Project Management
3 25 (40.98%) Waterfall
4 22 (36.07%) User Stories
5 16 (26.23%) Service Delivery
6 15 (24.59%) Agile Project Management
7 11 (18.03%) Mentoring
7 11 (18.03%) Supplier Management
8 10 (16.39%) PRINCE2
8 10 (16.39%) Risk Management
9 7 (11.48%) ITIL
10 6 (9.84%) Service Management
11 5 (8.20%) Resource Management
11 5 (8.20%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (6.56%) Analytics
12 4 (6.56%) Operations Management
12 4 (6.56%) Software Delivery
13 3 (4.92%) DevOps
13 3 (4.92%) Operational Acceptance Testing
13 3 (4.92%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.64%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (8.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (4.92%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (3.28%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.28%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.64%) BC Cleared
4 1 (1.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.75%) Disclosure Scotland
2 8 (13.11%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (9.84%) ServiceNow
2 5 (8.20%) IBM
3 2 (3.28%) Fujitsu
4 1 (1.64%) Cisco
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle
4 1 (1.64%) SAP