The first table below looks at the demand for the Delivery Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Middlesex region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Delivery Manager
Rank 25 18 21
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Delivery Manager 3 9 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.20% 4.37% 3.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.27% 4.84% 4.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 5
Average daily rate £550 £450 £455
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -1.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.07 £85.00 £11.00
% change year-on-year
-61.09% +672.72%
Job Titles Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
237 186 298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 94.80% 90.29% 85.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 105 146
Average daily rate £390 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £502 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 13 18
Average hourly rate £42.50 £32.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% +22.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
Delivery Manager
South East

Delivery Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Delivery Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Delivery Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Delivery Manager Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Delivery Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 (62.50%) Service Delivery
2 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
3 3 (37.50%) Information Management
3 3 (37.50%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (25.00%) PKI
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Management
4 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) APMP
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) SSL
4 2 (25.00%) SLA
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) S/MIME
4 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (25.00%) PMP
4 2 (25.00%) PMI Certification
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (25.00%) Smartcard
4 2 (25.00%) SAP
4 2 (25.00%) Service Management
5 1 (12.50%) CA
5 1 (12.50%) CISSP

Delivery Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) SSL
1 2 (25.00%) S/MIME
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 2 (25.00%) PKI
2 2 (25.00%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Service Delivery
2 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) Information Management
4 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Management
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (25.00%) Service Management
5 1 (12.50%) Capacity Management
5 1 (12.50%) Operations Management
5 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (25.00%) APMP
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (25.00%) PMP
2 2 (25.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (12.50%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) CA