The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Delivery Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Delivery Manager
UK
Rank 309 287 256
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -31
Contract jobs requiring a Delivery Manager 293 397 438
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.65% 0.79% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 0.84% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 237 255
Median daily rate £486 £450 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.05% +6.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £330 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £626 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £459 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.88% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Median hourly rate £36.11 £182.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-80.21% +630.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.11 £182.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-80.21% +630.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
42508 47354 48039
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.77% 94.75% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 27665 30191 30170
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £587 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1501 1736 1893
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.75 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.87 £47.50 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Delivery Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Delivery Manager in the job title.

Delivery Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Delivery Manager
Daily Rate Trend

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

Delivery Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Delivery Manager
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Delivery Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Delivery Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Delivery Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Delivery Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Delivery Manager
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Delivery Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -23 277 £488 +8.33% 71
London +25 126 £500 +5.26% 42
South East -14 51 £500 +22.45% 7
North West +4 24 £425 -1.16% 7
West Midlands -15 20 £450 -16.27% 5
East of England +13 18 £475 -4.95% 1
Yorkshire -3 18 £450 -27.71%
Berkshire +2 17 £506 +35.00% 2
Hampshire +20 14 £450 -
Manchester +10 14 £400 +14.12% 5
City of London +2 14 £500 +2.56% 14
South West -1 13 £575 +17.94% 4
Coventry -10 12 £506 +5.46% 1
West Yorkshire -1 9 £388 -38.00%
Cheshire +31 8 £500 -
Surrey +20 7 £608 +13.02% 1
Hertfordshire -1 7 £550 -
Scotland -5 7 £525 +5.00% 2
Bristol +6 6 £575 +155.55% 3
Edinburgh +7 5 £525 +5.00%
Wiltshire 0 5 £650 +30.00%
Sheffield -2 5 £700 +42.85%
South Yorkshire -6 5 £700 +42.85%
Leatherhead +20 4 £608 +8.00%
South Wales +13 4 £375 +22.95%
Bedfordshire +11 4 £350 -9.09%
Wales +9 4 £375 +22.95% 1
Reading +7 4 £350 -
Bracknell +6 4 £513 -
Birmingham -4 4 £250 -54.54% 3

Delivery Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, Delivery Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Delivery Manager in the job title.

1 309 (43.34%) Agile Software Development
2 253 (35.48%) Service Delivery
3 221 (31.00%) Project Management
4 171 (23.98%) Finance
5 135 (18.93%) ITIL
6 119 (16.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 103 (14.45%) Scrum
8 98 (13.74%) PRINCE2
9 90 (12.62%) Security Cleared
10 87 (12.20%) Service Management
11 75 (10.52%) Waterfall
12 60 (8.42%) SC Cleared
13 50 (7.01%) Agile Project Management
14 49 (6.87%) Continuous Improvement
14 49 (6.87%) Banking
14 49 (6.87%) SLA
15 47 (6.59%) Telecoms
15 47 (6.59%) Change Management
16 46 (6.45%) Microsoft
17 43 (6.03%) Mentoring
18 40 (5.61%) E-Commerce
19 39 (5.47%) Retail
19 39 (5.47%) User Stories
20 38 (5.33%) Coaching
21 37 (5.19%) Risk Management
21 37 (5.19%) Programme Management
22 36 (5.05%) Migration
22 36 (5.05%) Windows
22 36 (5.05%) Degree
23 34 (4.77%) ITIL V3

Delivery Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (1.96%) SharePoint
2 7 (0.98%) Confluence
3 6 (0.84%) Skype for Business
4 3 (0.42%) CMS
5 2 (0.28%) JBoss
5 2 (0.28%) Mule
5 2 (0.28%) Mule ESB
5 2 (0.28%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.14%) Apache ServiceMix
6 1 (0.14%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.14%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.14%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.14%) Liferay
6 1 (0.14%) OpenStack
Applications
1 29 (4.07%) MS Excel
2 27 (3.79%) MS Office
3 18 (2.52%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (1.96%) MS Visio
5 13 (1.82%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (0.84%) SAP CO
1 6 (0.84%) SAP FI
1 6 (0.84%) SAP FI/CO
1 6 (0.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.70%) SAP MM
3 3 (0.42%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (0.42%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 2 (0.28%) SAP hybris
5 1 (0.14%) Eloqua
5 1 (0.14%) HFM
5 1 (0.14%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.14%) Magento
5 1 (0.14%) Orchard Housing
5 1 (0.14%) SAP Business ByDesign
5 1 (0.14%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.14%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.14%) SAP SRM
5 1 (0.14%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.68%) Office 365
2 11 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (0.84%) IaaS
5 5 (0.70%) SaaS
6 4 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (0.56%) PaaS
6 4 (0.56%) Trello
7 3 (0.42%) Veeva
8 2 (0.28%) Force.com
9 1 (0.14%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.68%) Radio Access Network
2 10 (1.40%) Firewall
3 6 (0.84%) HTTP
4 5 (0.70%) DNS
4 5 (0.70%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (0.56%) DHCP
5 4 (0.56%) LAN
5 4 (0.56%) WAN
6 3 (0.42%) Internet
6 3 (0.42%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.28%) Ethernet
7 2 (0.28%) IPsec
7 2 (0.28%) Kerberos
7 2 (0.28%) OSPF
7 2 (0.28%) SAN
7 2 (0.28%) Skype
7 2 (0.28%) SSL
7 2 (0.28%) Structured Cabling
7 2 (0.28%) VoIP
8 1 (0.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (1.82%) Relational Database
2 7 (0.98%) Big Data
3 6 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (0.70%) MySQL
4 5 (0.70%) SAP BW
4 5 (0.70%) SAP HANA
4 5 (0.70%) SQL Server
5 2 (0.28%) Adabas
5 2 (0.28%) Data Lake
5 2 (0.28%) Qlik Sense
6 1 (0.14%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.14%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.14%) GIS
6 1 (0.14%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.14%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.14%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 29 (4.07%) JIRA
2 4 (0.56%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (0.28%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.14%) CA Gen
4 1 (0.14%) JIRA Agile
4 1 (0.14%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.14%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.14%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.14%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 171 (23.98%) Finance
2 49 (6.87%) Banking
3 47 (6.59%) Telecoms
4 39 (5.47%) Retail
5 18 (2.52%) Marketing
6 14 (1.96%) Law
7 11 (1.54%) Billing
7 11 (1.54%) Legal
7 11 (1.54%) Retail Banking
8 7 (0.98%) Financial Institution
8 7 (0.98%) Publishing
9 6 (0.84%) French Language
9 6 (0.84%) Games
9 6 (0.84%) Manufacturing
10 5 (0.70%) Electronics
10 5 (0.70%) Investment Banking
11 4 (0.56%) Automotive
12 3 (0.42%) Advertising
12 3 (0.42%) Online Betting
13 2 (0.28%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (2.38%) Web Services
2 12 (1.68%) Velocity
3 8 (1.12%) .NET
4 4 (0.56%) Middleware
4 4 (0.56%) XML
5 3 (0.42%) COM
5 3 (0.42%) J2EE
5 3 (0.42%) JSON
5 3 (0.42%) RESTful
5 3 (0.42%) Spring
6 2 (0.28%) .NET Framework
6 2 (0.28%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.28%) Entity Framework
6 2 (0.28%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (0.28%) SAML
6 2 (0.28%) Visualforce
7 1 (0.14%) HTML
7 1 (0.14%) Java EE
7 1 (0.14%) JSP
7 1 (0.14%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 28 (3.93%) Data Centre
2 22 (3.09%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (1.82%) User Experience
4 11 (1.54%) Virtual Team
5 10 (1.40%) Wiki
6 8 (1.12%) Computer Science
7 7 (0.98%) Economics
7 7 (0.98%) Mobile App
7 7 (0.98%) PMI
8 6 (0.84%) Management Information System
8 6 (0.84%) Mathematics
9 4 (0.56%) Driving Licence
9 4 (0.56%) NHS
10 3 (0.42%) Contactless
10 3 (0.42%) Life Science
10 3 (0.42%) Mainframe
10 3 (0.42%) Online Games
10 3 (0.42%) Reinsurance
10 3 (0.42%) Statistics
11 2 (0.28%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 36 (5.05%) Windows
2 20 (2.81%) Linux
3 13 (1.82%) Unix
4 3 (0.42%) Android
5 2 (0.28%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.28%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.14%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.14%) MVS
6 1 (0.14%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 309 (43.34%) Agile Software Development
2 253 (35.48%) Service Delivery
3 221 (31.00%) Project Management
4 135 (18.93%) ITIL
5 119 (16.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 103 (14.45%) Scrum
7 98 (13.74%) PRINCE2
8 87 (12.20%) Service Management
9 75 (10.52%) Waterfall
10 50 (7.01%) Agile Project Management
11 49 (6.87%) Continuous Improvement
12 47 (6.59%) Change Management
13 43 (6.03%) Mentoring
14 40 (5.61%) E-Commerce
15 39 (5.47%) User Stories
16 38 (5.33%) Coaching
17 37 (5.19%) Programme Management
17 37 (5.19%) Risk Management
18 36 (5.05%) Migration
19 34 (4.77%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 25 (3.51%) Java
2 9 (1.26%) C
3 7 (0.98%) SQL
4 5 (0.70%) C++
4 5 (0.70%) JavaScript
5 4 (0.56%) C#
6 2 (0.28%) Apex Code
6 2 (0.28%) NATURAL
7 1 (0.14%) PHP
7 1 (0.14%) Ruby
7 1 (0.14%) Scala
Qualifications
1 90 (12.62%) Security Cleared
2 60 (8.42%) SC Cleared
3 36 (5.05%) Degree
4 21 (2.95%) ITIL Certification
5 18 (2.52%) PMI Certification
6 16 (2.24%) APMP
6 16 (2.24%) BPSS Clearance
6 16 (2.24%) PMP
7 14 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 10 (1.40%) ISEB
9 8 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 5 (0.70%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.42%) CIPD
11 3 (0.42%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (0.42%) CTC Cleared
11 3 (0.42%) MAPM
12 2 (0.28%) BC Cleared
12 2 (0.28%) CCNA
12 2 (0.28%) CCNP
12 2 (0.28%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (6.87%) SLA
2 22 (3.09%) QA
3 10 (1.40%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.28%) GAAP
4 2 (0.28%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.14%) COBIT
5 1 (0.14%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.14%) ISO22301
5 1 (0.14%) MiFID
5 1 (0.14%) PMBOK
System Software
1 11 (1.54%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.12%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.14%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.14%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.14%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.14%) vSphere
4 1 (0.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (0.28%) AirWatch
1 2 (0.28%) Ansible
1 2 (0.28%) Microsoft Intune
1 2 (0.28%) Puppet
2 1 (0.14%) Legato
2 1 (0.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 46 (6.45%) Microsoft
2 33 (4.63%) SAP
3 22 (3.09%) Oracle
4 15 (2.10%) Cisco
5 11 (1.54%) Citrix
6 10 (1.40%) Salesforce.com
7 7 (0.98%) Huawei
7 7 (0.98%) hybris
7 7 (0.98%) ServiceNow
8 6 (0.84%) Ericsson
9 5 (0.70%) Cyber-Ark
9 5 (0.70%) Progress
9 5 (0.70%) Remedy
10 4 (0.56%) BT
10 4 (0.56%) CheckPoint
10 4 (0.56%) Pega
10 4 (0.56%) VMware
11 3 (0.42%) Apple
11 3 (0.42%) NetSuite
11 3 (0.42%) Siebel
Wales
IntaPeople
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Clydebank, Dunbartonshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 6 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
IntaPeople
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
London
IntaPeople
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £475 - £510 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £65 - £70 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago