The table below looks at the statistics for the Delivery Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 181 138 152
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +14
Contract jobs requiring a Delivery Manager 72 118 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.84% 1.27% 1.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 1.35% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 50 41
Average daily rate £414 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.08% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £286 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £546 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £413 £412
% change year-on-year
+15.15% +0.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £182.50 £25.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+630.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £182.50 £25.00 £77.50
% change year-on-year
+630.00% -67.74%
Delivery Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8034 8717 7813
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.91% 93.76% 93.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4854 4667 4070
Average daily rate £385 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £518 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 411 421 454
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.28 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Delivery Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Delivery Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Delivery Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Delivery Manager Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Delivery Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

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

Delivery Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Delivery Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Delivery Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Delivery Manager
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Berkshire -26 33 £388 +3.33% 4
Buckinghamshire +10 9 £410 +17.21% 1
West Sussex - 9 £420 - 1
Surrey -9 7 £550 +14.28% 3
Hampshire -5 4 £450 -5.26% 1
Oxfordshire -10 3 £475 +12.42% 1
Middlesex - 2 £388 -
Sussex - 2 - -
M4 Corridor -5 1 - -
East Sussex - 1 - -
Kent - 1 £393 -
Delivery Manager
England

Delivery Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 92 (48.17%) Service Delivery
2 78 (40.84%) ITIL
3 59 (30.89%) Project Management
4 56 (29.32%) Finance
5 47 (24.61%) Service Management
6 43 (22.51%) Security Cleared
7 36 (18.85%) Telecoms
8 35 (18.32%) Agile Software Development
9 28 (14.66%) ITIL Certification
9 28 (14.66%) SC Cleared
10 22 (11.52%) Change Management
10 22 (11.52%) Risk Management
10 22 (11.52%) Oracle
11 21 (10.99%) SLA
11 21 (10.99%) Software Delivery
12 20 (10.47%) PRINCE2
12 20 (10.47%) Stakeholder Management
13 19 (9.95%) Waterfall
14 17 (8.90%) Resource Management
14 17 (8.90%) Scrum
15 16 (8.38%) Supplier Management
15 16 (8.38%) People Management
16 15 (7.85%) Infrastructure Management
17 14 (7.33%) CRM
17 14 (7.33%) SDLC
18 13 (6.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 13 (6.81%) Continuous Improvement
19 12 (6.28%) SAP
19 12 (6.28%) Analytical Skills
20 11 (5.76%) Line Management

Delivery Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 6 (3.14%) CMS
1 6 (3.14%) Documentum
2 5 (2.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (2.09%) WebLogic
4 3 (1.57%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.05%) Alfresco
5 2 (1.05%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.52%) MTS
Applications
1 7 (3.66%) MS Office
2 6 (3.14%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.14%) Open Workbench
3 3 (1.57%) MS Project
4 1 (0.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.62%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.52%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.52%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (0.52%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.52%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.52%) SaaS
1 1 (0.52%) SuccessFactors
1 1 (0.52%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.19%) 2G
1 8 (4.19%) 4G
2 7 (3.66%) 3G
3 4 (2.09%) GSM
4 3 (1.57%) ATM
4 3 (1.57%) MPLS
4 3 (1.57%) VoIP
5 2 (1.05%) Wireless
6 1 (0.52%) DAB
6 1 (0.52%) Firewall
6 1 (0.52%) LAN
6 1 (0.52%) LTE
6 1 (0.52%) Network Security
6 1 (0.52%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.52%) VLAN
6 1 (0.52%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.62%) Oracle Database
1 5 (2.62%) Oracle Database 10g
1 5 (2.62%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (1.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.52%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (0.52%) CA Gen
General
1 56 (29.32%) Finance
2 36 (18.85%) Telecoms
3 8 (4.19%) Billing
3 8 (4.19%) Retail
4 5 (2.62%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.57%) Banking
6 2 (1.05%) Marketing
6 2 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.05%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.52%) Electronics
7 1 (0.52%) German Language
7 1 (0.52%) Local Government
7 1 (0.52%) Publishing
7 1 (0.52%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.66%) Middleware
1 7 (3.66%) Oracle Fusion
2 5 (2.62%) .NET
2 5 (2.62%) ASP.NET
2 5 (2.62%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (2.09%) Java EE
3 4 (2.09%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.28%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (2.62%) NHS
3 4 (2.09%) User Experience
4 3 (1.57%) PMI
5 2 (1.05%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.05%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.05%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.05%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.52%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.52%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.52%) FMCG
6 1 (0.52%) iSeries
6 1 (0.52%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.14%) Unix
1 6 (3.14%) Windows
2 1 (0.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (48.17%) Service Delivery
2 78 (40.84%) ITIL
3 59 (30.89%) Project Management
4 47 (24.61%) Service Management
5 35 (18.32%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (11.52%) Change Management
6 22 (11.52%) Risk Management
7 21 (10.99%) Software Delivery
8 20 (10.47%) PRINCE2
8 20 (10.47%) Stakeholder Management
9 19 (9.95%) Waterfall
10 17 (8.90%) Resource Management
10 17 (8.90%) Scrum
11 16 (8.38%) People Management
11 16 (8.38%) Supplier Management
12 15 (7.85%) Infrastructure Management
13 14 (7.33%) CRM
13 14 (7.33%) SDLC
14 13 (6.81%) Continuous Improvement
15 11 (5.76%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (4.19%) SQL
2 7 (3.66%) PL/SQL
3 5 (2.62%) C#
3 5 (2.62%) Java
4 2 (1.05%) C
4 2 (1.05%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 43 (22.51%) Security Cleared
2 28 (14.66%) ITIL Certification
2 28 (14.66%) SC Cleared
3 13 (6.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 10 (5.24%) Degree
5 8 (4.19%) DV Cleared
6 7 (3.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 6 (3.14%) PMI Certification
8 4 (2.09%) PMP
9 2 (1.05%) Chartered Engineer
9 2 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.52%) APMP
10 1 (0.52%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.52%) MBA
10 1 (0.52%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (10.99%) SLA
2 9 (4.71%) QA
3 6 (3.14%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (1.05%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (11.52%) Oracle
2 12 (6.28%) SAP
3 5 (2.62%) Ericsson
3 5 (2.62%) Huawei
4 3 (1.57%) Nokia
4 3 (1.57%) SunGard
5 2 (1.05%) HP
5 2 (1.05%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.52%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 1 (0.52%) Amdocs
6 1 (0.52%) BMC
6 1 (0.52%) BT
6 1 (0.52%) Citrix
6 1 (0.52%) Cognos
6 1 (0.52%) IBM
6 1 (0.52%) Informatica
6 1 (0.52%) Remedy
6 1 (0.52%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.52%) Siemens
6 1 (0.52%) VMware