The table below looks at the statistics for the Delivery Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the South West 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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Delivery Manager
Rank 120 127 96
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -31
Contract jobs requiring a Delivery Manager 30 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.90% 0.41% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 0.44% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 8
Average daily rate
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£450 £425 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £394 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £520 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £411 £400
% change year-on-year
+9.42% +2.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £35.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £25.00 -
% change year-on-year
+24.00% -
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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 South West 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 West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3140 2951 2056
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 93.87% 93.33% 92.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 2002 1896 1261
Average daily rate £375 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 167 164
Average hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +29.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.93 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

Delivery Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Delivery Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Delivery Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Delivery Manager Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Delivery Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Delivery Manager across the South West region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Delivery Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Delivery Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Delivery Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Delivery Manager
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
Wiltshire +8 11 £425 -4.22% 3
Bristol -5 5 £436 +2.64% 2
Dorset - 2 £545 -
Gloucestershire - 2 - -
Devon -1 1 £450 +5.88%
Delivery Manager
England

Delivery Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 26 (54.17%) Service Delivery
2 16 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 15 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (29.17%) ITIL
5 13 (27.08%) Change Management
6 10 (20.83%) Finance
7 9 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (18.75%) Project Management
8 8 (16.67%) CRM
9 7 (14.58%) SLA
9 7 (14.58%) Service Management
10 6 (12.50%) Banking
10 6 (12.50%) Retail
10 6 (12.50%) Incident Management
11 5 (10.42%) Security Cleared
11 5 (10.42%) ITIL V3
11 5 (10.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 4 (8.33%) Degree
12 4 (8.33%) Billing
12 4 (8.33%) SharePoint
12 4 (8.33%) PRINCE
12 4 (8.33%) PMI Certification
12 4 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 3 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (6.25%) Configuration Management
13 3 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
13 3 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (6.25%) SQL
13 3 (6.25%) Programme Management
13 3 (6.25%) Telecoms

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 4 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.17%) CICS
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Project
1 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.08%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) WAN
1 1 (2.08%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.17%) IBM InfoSphere
2 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.17%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (4.17%) ERwin
2 1 (2.08%) JIRA
General
1 10 (20.83%) Finance
2 6 (12.50%) Banking
2 6 (12.50%) Retail
3 4 (8.33%) Billing
4 3 (6.25%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.17%) Manufacturing
5 2 (4.17%) Retail Banking
6 1 (2.08%) Marketing
6 1 (2.08%) Military
6 1 (2.08%) Electronics
6 1 (2.08%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.08%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.17%) PMI
1 2 (4.17%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.08%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (2.08%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.08%) EPoS
2 1 (2.08%) DTV
2 1 (2.08%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (54.17%) Service Delivery
2 16 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 15 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (29.17%) ITIL
5 13 (27.08%) Change Management
6 9 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (18.75%) Project Management
7 8 (16.67%) CRM
8 7 (14.58%) Service Management
9 6 (12.50%) Incident Management
10 5 (10.42%) ITIL V3
11 4 (8.33%) PRINCE
12 3 (6.25%) Configuration Management
12 3 (6.25%) Scrum
12 3 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (6.25%) Programme Management
12 3 (6.25%) Software Delivery
13 2 (4.17%) Coaching
13 2 (4.17%) Service Continuity Management
13 2 (4.17%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.25%) SQL
2 1 (2.08%) C
2 1 (2.08%) Java
2 1 (2.08%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (10.42%) Security Cleared
1 5 (10.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 4 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (8.33%) PMI Certification
2 4 (8.33%) Degree
3 3 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (4.17%) PMP
4 2 (4.17%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.08%) APMP
5 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.58%) SLA
2 1 (2.08%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (4.17%) SAP
1 2 (4.17%) IBM
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft
1 2 (4.17%) Adobe
1 2 (4.17%) Citrix
1 2 (4.17%) Sitecore
2 1 (2.08%) VMware
2 1 (2.08%) Capita