The table below looks at the statistics for the Delivery Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland 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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Delivery Manager
Rank 115 94 107
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Delivery Manager 12 20 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.43% 0.81% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.87% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 3
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£375 £385 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.47% -3.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £318 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £538 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £396 £400
% change year-on-year
+7.32% -1.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.10 - £33.28
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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 Scotland 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
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2587 2305 2467
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 93.06% 93.28% 93.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1373 1106 1163
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 89 119
Average hourly rate £18.50 £14.00 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.14% -18.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.33 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £32.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Delivery Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Delivery Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Delivery Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Delivery Manager Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Delivery Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Delivery Manager across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Delivery Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Delivery Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Delivery Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Delivery Manager
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Delivery Manager within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -8 8 £400 -20.00% 1
Glasgow -11 4 £325 +1.08% 1
Aberdeen - - - -
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Delivery Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 13 (35.14%) Finance
2 12 (32.43%) Service Delivery
3 11 (29.73%) ITIL
4 9 (24.32%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (18.92%) Asset Management
5 7 (18.92%) Service Management
6 6 (16.22%) Project Management
6 6 (16.22%) Oracle
6 6 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (16.22%) Derivative
6 6 (16.22%) Front Office
6 6 (16.22%) Fixed Income
7 5 (13.51%) Banking
7 5 (13.51%) Java
7 5 (13.51%) PRINCE2
7 5 (13.51%) SLA
7 5 (13.51%) Charles River
7 5 (13.51%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (10.81%) JBoss
8 4 (10.81%) MS Project
8 4 (10.81%) JIRA
8 4 (10.81%) Change Management
8 4 (10.81%) Programme Management
8 4 (10.81%) Use Case
8 4 (10.81%) Investment Management
8 4 (10.81%) BPMN
9 3 (8.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 3 (8.11%) SAP
10 2 (5.41%) VMware
10 2 (5.41%) Management Information System

Delivery Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 4 (10.81%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) SAP EHS
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) SAN
1 1 (2.70%) DHCP
1 1 (2.70%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) JIRA
General
1 13 (35.14%) Finance
2 6 (16.22%) Front Office
3 5 (13.51%) Banking
4 2 (5.41%) Retail Banking
4 2 (5.41%) Retail
5 1 (2.70%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Derivative
1 6 (16.22%) Fixed Income
2 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.70%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.70%) PMI
3 1 (2.70%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (32.43%) Service Delivery
2 11 (29.73%) ITIL
3 9 (24.32%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (18.92%) Asset Management
4 7 (18.92%) Service Management
5 6 (16.22%) Project Management
5 6 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (13.51%) PRINCE2
7 4 (10.81%) Change Management
7 4 (10.81%) Programme Management
7 4 (10.81%) Use Case
7 4 (10.81%) Investment Management
7 4 (10.81%) BPMN
8 3 (8.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 2 (5.41%) Supplier Management
9 2 (5.41%) Performance Management
10 1 (2.70%) Release Management
10 1 (2.70%) Performance Testing
10 1 (2.70%) ITIL V3
10 1 (2.70%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.51%) Java
2 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) SLA
2 1 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.70%) VMware ESX
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (16.22%) Oracle
2 5 (13.51%) Charles River
3 4 (10.81%) JBoss
4 3 (8.11%) SAP
5 2 (5.41%) VMware
6 1 (2.70%) AppSense
6 1 (2.70%) Cognos
6 1 (2.70%) IBM
6 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.70%) HP
6 1 (2.70%) Citrix