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 24 August 2016 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Delivery Manager
Rank 287 281 328
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +47
Contract jobs requiring a Delivery Manager 461 478 330
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.85% 0.82% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.89% 0.86% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 306 317 187
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £350 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £576
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £408
% change year-on-year
- +10.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 7
Median hourly rate £101.25 £35.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+189.28% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.25 £25.00 £13.36
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £170.25 £37.80 £81.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £187.50 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+435.71% +40.00%

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
51653 55417 52511
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.81% 94.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 33657 35244 31733
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1646 2081 2055
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.33 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.90% +3.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.02 £38.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 24 August 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Delivery Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

Delivery Manager Hourly Rate Histogram 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 24 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +1 443 £475 +5.55% 63
London +40 224 £500 +7.06% 22
South East -26 45 £409 -9.16% 10
West Midlands -1 42 £430 - 7
North West 0 33 £450 +7.78% 5
South West +15 32 £450 - 3
East of England +27 29 £488 - 5
City of London +12 20 £500 +5.26% 9
Yorkshire -39 18 £438 -9.79% 6
Bristol +11 17 £475 +8.88% 1
Telford -8 16 £610 -
Shropshire -12 16 £610 -
Scotland +12 12 £425 +9.67%
Lancashire -1 12 £500 +19.76% 3
East Midlands -5 12 £460 +10.84% 3
Blackpool +7 11 £500 +19.76%
Edinburgh +4 11 £425 +13.33%
Berkshire +1 11 £458 +36.56% 4
Hampshire -1 10 £451 +0.11% 1
Birmingham -4 10 £250 -44.44% 4
Surrey -13 9 £425 -11.45% 2
Manchester -19 9 £450 +57.89% 1
North East -28 9 £488 -3.94%
Buckinghamshire +17 8 £403 +0.19% 1
Milton Keynes +17 8 £403 +0.19% 1
Hertfordshire +9 8 £550 -15.38% 3
Newcastle upon Tyne -27 8 £488 -5.56%
Tyne and Wear -30 8 £488 -5.33%
North Yorkshire - 8 £350 - 2
Essex +8 7 £525 +7.69%

Delivery Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, 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.

1 403 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
2 324 (34.11%) Service Delivery
3 300 (31.58%) Project Management
4 219 (23.05%) ITIL
5 209 (22.00%) Finance
6 162 (17.05%) Service Management
7 158 (16.63%) Security Cleared
8 145 (15.26%) Stakeholder Management
9 126 (13.26%) PRINCE2
10 109 (11.47%) Scrum
11 100 (10.53%) SC Cleared
12 98 (10.32%) Agile Project Management
13 89 (9.37%) User Stories
14 70 (7.37%) Waterfall
15 61 (6.42%) Change Management
16 59 (6.21%) Banking
17 57 (6.00%) SLA
18 55 (5.79%) Supplier Management
19 54 (5.68%) Telecoms
20 53 (5.58%) Risk Management
21 51 (5.37%) Mentoring
22 50 (5.26%) Software Delivery
23 49 (5.16%) Continuous Improvement
24 48 (5.05%) Microsoft
24 48 (5.05%) Kanban
25 43 (4.53%) Programme Management
26 40 (4.21%) Coaching
26 40 (4.21%) JIRA
26 40 (4.21%) Matrix Management
26 40 (4.21%) ITSM

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 27 (2.84%) SharePoint
2 15 (1.58%) Skype for Business
3 12 (1.26%) Confluence
4 11 (1.16%) CMS
5 5 (0.53%) Apache
5 5 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (0.53%) Drupal
5 5 (0.53%) MS Exchange
6 4 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (0.42%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.21%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (0.21%) IIS
7 2 (0.21%) SAS
7 2 (0.21%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.21%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.11%) Documentum
8 1 (0.11%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.11%) IBM Domino
8 1 (0.11%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 19 (2.00%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.26%) MS Office
2 12 (1.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (0.63%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.53%) MS Project
5 1 (0.11%) Open Workbench
5 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.53%) SAP CO
3 5 (0.53%) SAP FI
3 5 (0.53%) SAP FI/CO
3 5 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.32%) SAP MM
5 2 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.11%) CA PPM
6 1 (0.11%) Infor LN
6 1 (0.11%) Magento
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (0.11%) Orchard Housing
6 1 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.11%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.11%) SAP GRC
6 1 (0.11%) SAP hybris
6 1 (0.11%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (1.89%) Office 365
2 7 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.53%) Trello
4 3 (0.32%) SaaS
5 1 (0.11%) Force.com
5 1 (0.11%) HP Helion
5 1 (0.11%) IaaS
5 1 (0.11%) PaaS
5 1 (0.11%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 20 (2.11%) Wi-Fi
2 12 (1.26%) Intranet
2 12 (1.26%) Radio Access Network
3 8 (0.84%) Firewall
4 7 (0.74%) 3G
4 7 (0.74%) 4G
5 6 (0.63%) Wireless
6 5 (0.53%) 2G
6 5 (0.53%) Network Security
6 5 (0.53%) Skype
7 4 (0.42%) Internet
7 4 (0.42%) LTE
7 4 (0.42%) SDH
7 4 (0.42%) Unified Communications
8 3 (0.32%) DHCP
8 3 (0.32%) DNS
8 3 (0.32%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (0.32%) LAN
8 3 (0.32%) SAN
8 3 (0.32%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (1.47%) SQL Server
2 13 (1.37%) Big Data
3 4 (0.42%) Data Mining
3 4 (0.42%) GIS
3 4 (0.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (0.42%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (0.32%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (0.32%) QlikView
5 2 (0.21%) Adabas
5 2 (0.21%) SAP BI
6 1 (0.11%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.11%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.11%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.11%) MySQL
6 1 (0.11%) NonStop SQL
6 1 (0.11%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.11%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 40 (4.21%) JIRA
2 7 (0.74%) Jenkins
3 3 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.21%) Bitbucket
4 2 (0.21%) Gradle
4 2 (0.21%) Maven
5 1 (0.11%) CA Gen
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle APEX
General
1 209 (22.00%) Finance
2 59 (6.21%) Banking
3 54 (5.68%) Telecoms
4 39 (4.11%) Retail
5 16 (1.68%) Law
6 15 (1.58%) Legal
7 13 (1.37%) Billing
8 12 (1.26%) Financial Institution
9 10 (1.05%) Marketing
10 8 (0.84%) Investment Banking
10 8 (0.84%) Manufacturing
10 8 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
11 7 (0.74%) Advertising
11 7 (0.74%) Retail Banking
12 6 (0.63%) French Language
13 5 (0.53%) Electronics
14 4 (0.42%) Back Office
14 4 (0.42%) Games
14 4 (0.42%) Local Government
14 4 (0.42%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (1.89%) .NET
2 10 (1.05%) Middleware
2 10 (1.05%) Web Services
3 7 (0.74%) Velocity
4 6 (0.63%) XML
5 5 (0.53%) HTML
6 3 (0.32%) CSS
6 3 (0.32%) J2EE
7 2 (0.21%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.21%) AngularJS
7 2 (0.21%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.21%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (0.21%) FpML
7 2 (0.21%) JSP
8 1 (0.11%) COM
8 1 (0.11%) EDI
8 1 (0.11%) jQuery
8 1 (0.11%) Mason
8 1 (0.11%) Node.js
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 35 (3.68%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (3.16%) Data Centre
3 18 (1.89%) Virtual Team
4 17 (1.79%) Management Information System
5 16 (1.68%) User Experience
6 14 (1.47%) Wiki
7 11 (1.16%) Computer Science
7 11 (1.16%) PKI
8 10 (1.05%) NHS
8 10 (1.05%) Visualisation
9 9 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (0.95%) Mainframe
9 9 (0.95%) Performance Metrics
10 8 (0.84%) Hedge funds
10 8 (0.84%) Social Network
11 7 (0.74%) Mathematics
11 7 (0.74%) PMI
12 6 (0.63%) Mobile App
12 6 (0.63%) Smartphone
12 6 (0.63%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 27 (2.84%) Windows
2 15 (1.58%) Unix
3 13 (1.37%) Linux
4 8 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (0.63%) Windows Server
7 5 (0.53%) Apple iOS
7 5 (0.53%) CentOS
7 5 (0.53%) Solaris
8 2 (0.21%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.11%) Android
9 1 (0.11%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 403 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
2 324 (34.11%) Service Delivery
3 300 (31.58%) Project Management
4 219 (23.05%) ITIL
5 162 (17.05%) Service Management
6 145 (15.26%) Stakeholder Management
7 126 (13.26%) PRINCE2
8 109 (11.47%) Scrum
9 98 (10.32%) Agile Project Management
10 89 (9.37%) User Stories
11 70 (7.37%) Waterfall
12 61 (6.42%) Change Management
13 55 (5.79%) Supplier Management
14 53 (5.58%) Risk Management
15 51 (5.37%) Mentoring
16 50 (5.26%) Software Delivery
17 49 (5.16%) Continuous Improvement
18 48 (5.05%) Kanban
19 43 (4.53%) Programme Management
20 40 (4.21%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 23 (2.42%) Java
2 17 (1.79%) SQL
3 13 (1.37%) C
4 7 (0.74%) C#
5 6 (0.63%) JavaScript
6 3 (0.32%) C++
6 3 (0.32%) Perl
6 3 (0.32%) Ruby
7 2 (0.21%) NATURAL
8 1 (0.11%) Apex Code
8 1 (0.11%) PHP
8 1 (0.11%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 158 (16.63%) Security Cleared
2 100 (10.53%) SC Cleared
3 38 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
4 35 (3.68%) Degree
5 29 (3.05%) DV Cleared
6 27 (2.84%) BPSS Clearance
7 17 (1.79%) PMI Certification
8 13 (1.37%) CISMP
8 13 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 12 (1.26%) CISSP
9 12 (1.26%) PMP
10 9 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 8 (0.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 7 (0.74%) ISEB
13 6 (0.63%) BC Cleared
14 5 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
15 4 (0.42%) CCNA
15 4 (0.42%) CTC Cleared
16 3 (0.32%) APMP
16 3 (0.32%) MAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (6.00%) SLA
2 22 (2.32%) Disclosure Scotland
3 20 (2.11%) QA
4 15 (1.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.11%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (0.74%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.42%) Hyper-V
2 4 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.21%) XenApp
4 1 (0.11%) HDFS
4 1 (0.11%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.11%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 9 (0.95%) AirWatch
2 8 (0.84%) Puppet
3 5 (0.53%) ZABBIX
4 3 (0.32%) Ansible
4 3 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.21%) SmoothWall
6 1 (0.11%) Legato
6 1 (0.11%) OpenView
6 1 (0.11%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 48 (5.05%) Microsoft
2 31 (3.26%) ServiceNow
3 29 (3.05%) SAP
4 21 (2.21%) Oracle
5 18 (1.89%) Cisco
5 18 (1.89%) Remedy
6 12 (1.26%) Citrix
7 9 (0.95%) Dynatrace
7 9 (0.95%) HP
7 9 (0.95%) IBM
7 9 (0.95%) Red Hat
8 8 (0.84%) Huawei
9 7 (0.74%) Apple
9 7 (0.74%) Atlassian
9 7 (0.74%) VMware
10 6 (0.63%) hybris
10 6 (0.63%) Progress
11 5 (0.53%) Sitecore
11 5 (0.53%) TIBCO
11 5 (0.53%) Verint
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Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Rate: £450 - £500 per annum
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London
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Rate: £0.00 per annum
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Dartford, Kent
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Rate: Up to £70,000 per annum
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