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 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Delivery Manager
Rank 120 118 100
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Delivery Manager 27 22 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.87% 0.76% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 0.82% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 20 8
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£463 £422 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.66% +16.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £303 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £505 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £422 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.77% +5.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £35.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £25.00 £85.00
% change year-on-year
- -70.58%
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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
2901 2680 1922
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 93.88% 92.89% 94.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1852 1762 1150
Average daily rate £374 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £200
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 195 165 127
Average hourly rate £19.50 £20.00 £16.86
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +18.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £9.00 £10.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.83 £41.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

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 6 July 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 6 July 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 -1 7 £525 +23.74% 1
Bristol -4 5 £425 +29.57% 1
Gloucestershire -5 2 - -
Devon -5 2 £475 +9.44%
Dorset - 2 £500 - 1
Delivery Manager
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Delivery Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 28 (58.33%) Service Delivery
2 18 (37.50%) ITIL
3 14 (29.17%) PRINCE2
4 12 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (25.00%) Change Management
5 11 (22.92%) Security Cleared
6 9 (18.75%) Service Management
6 9 (18.75%) Finance
7 8 (16.67%) Project Management
8 7 (14.58%) SLA
8 7 (14.58%) CRM
8 7 (14.58%) Incident Management
9 6 (12.50%) SC Cleared
9 6 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (12.50%) Banking
9 6 (12.50%) Retail
10 4 (8.33%) Telecoms
10 4 (8.33%) SharePoint
10 4 (8.33%) PMI Certification
10 4 (8.33%) DV Cleared
10 4 (8.33%) ITIL V3
11 3 (6.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 3 (6.25%) Software Delivery
11 3 (6.25%) Capacity Management
11 3 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
11 3 (6.25%) PRINCE
11 3 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (6.25%) Configuration Management
11 3 (6.25%) ITSM

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

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 1 (2.08%) CICS
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Project
1 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
1 1 (2.08%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) WAN
1 1 (2.08%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (2.08%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.08%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.08%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) ERwin
1 1 (2.08%) JIRA
General
1 9 (18.75%) Finance
2 6 (12.50%) Banking
2 6 (12.50%) Retail
3 4 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 3 (6.25%) Billing
5 2 (4.17%) Retail Banking
6 1 (2.08%) Marketing
6 1 (2.08%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.08%) Electronics
6 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.08%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.17%) PMI
1 2 (4.17%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.08%) DTV
2 1 (2.08%) Statistics
2 1 (2.08%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.08%) Performance Metrics
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (58.33%) Service Delivery
2 18 (37.50%) ITIL
3 14 (29.17%) PRINCE2
4 12 (25.00%) Change Management
4 12 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (18.75%) Service Management
6 8 (16.67%) Project Management
7 7 (14.58%) Incident Management
7 7 (14.58%) CRM
8 6 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (8.33%) ITIL V3
10 3 (6.25%) Programme Management
10 3 (6.25%) PRINCE
10 3 (6.25%) Configuration Management
10 3 (6.25%) ITSM
10 3 (6.25%) Capacity Management
10 3 (6.25%) Software Delivery
11 2 (4.17%) Service Continuity Management
11 2 (4.17%) Business Transformation
11 2 (4.17%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.17%) C
2 1 (2.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (22.92%) Security Cleared
2 6 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 4 (8.33%) DV Cleared
3 4 (8.33%) PMI Certification
4 3 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (6.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (4.17%) PMP
5 2 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.58%) SLA
2 1 (2.08%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft
1 2 (4.17%) Adobe
1 2 (4.17%) Citrix
1 2 (4.17%) SAP
1 2 (4.17%) Sitecore
2 1 (2.08%) IBM
2 1 (2.08%) VMware
2 1 (2.08%) Capita