The table below looks at the statistics for the Delivery Manager role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. 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 304 307 308
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Delivery Manager 359 322 273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.65% 0.61% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 0.66% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 187 142
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£443 £425 £431
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.11% -1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £302 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £573
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £422 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.77% +5.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Average hourly rate - £25.00 £85.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -70.58%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £25.00 £85.00
% change year-on-year
- -70.58%

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
50702 48981 45586
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.40% 92.56% 92.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 32009 29925 26397
Average daily rate £400 £395 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1910 1955 2127
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -10.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.29 £38.00 £40.00
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

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

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 6 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Delivery Manager within the UK 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
England +15 338 £445 +5.07% 91
London +40 133 £475 +11.76% 28
South East -15 68 £425 -5.55% 16
Yorkshire +6 43 £425 +16.43% 9
City of London +7 39 £475 +15.15% 8
West Yorkshire +6 39 £421 +13.85% 8
Leeds +1 30 £418 +14.38% 6
Berkshire -5 28 £408 -9.44% 2
South West -2 27 £463 +9.66% 3
North West -16 24 £385 -16.75% 11
West Midlands +10 16 £413 +65.00% 5
Buckinghamshire +2 12 £400 -15.78% 3
Manchester -2 12 £288 - 8
Birmingham +11 11 £413 +37.50%
East of England -25 11 £463 +2.77% 12
Surrey +5 10 £438 -12.50% 3
Hampshire +3 9 £450 +20.40% 3
East Midlands -5 9 £416 -2.11% 4
Blackpool +7 8 £411 -21.66%
Lancashire +5 8 £411 -21.66%
Northamptonshire +4 8 - - 2
Reading -9 8 £400 -11.11% 2
Scotland -18 8 £426 +0.82% 3
Northampton - 8 - -
Wiltshire -1 7 £525 +23.74% 1
Milton Keynes -2 7 £400 -13.51% 3
Edinburgh -10 6 £427 +0.47% 1
Bristol -4 5 £425 +29.57% 1
Wales -8 5 £575 +9.52% 3
Hertfordshire -9 5 £550 +29.41% 6

Delivery Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 304 (37.58%) Service Delivery
2 261 (32.26%) Project Management
3 251 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
4 214 (26.45%) Finance
5 210 (25.96%) ITIL
6 135 (16.69%) Service Management
7 112 (13.84%) PRINCE2
8 108 (13.35%) Telecoms
9 105 (12.98%) Scrum
10 97 (11.99%) Stakeholder Management
11 82 (10.14%) SLA
12 73 (9.02%) Security Cleared
13 66 (8.16%) Banking
14 63 (7.79%) Change Management
15 59 (7.29%) Software Delivery
16 56 (6.92%) Coaching
17 52 (6.43%) SC Cleared
18 51 (6.30%) Agile Project Management
19 49 (6.06%) User Stories
19 49 (6.06%) Mentoring
19 49 (6.06%) ITSM
19 49 (6.06%) ITIL Certification
20 46 (5.69%) Waterfall
21 43 (5.32%) Retail
22 42 (5.19%) Microsoft
23 41 (5.07%) SAP
24 39 (4.82%) Analytical Skills
25 38 (4.70%) CRM
26 34 (4.20%) Continuous Improvement
26 34 (4.20%) Release Management

Delivery Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 11 (1.36%) CMS
2 10 (1.24%) SharePoint
3 7 (0.87%) WebSphere
4 5 (0.62%) Umbraco
4 5 (0.62%) Confluence
4 5 (0.62%) Apache
5 4 (0.49%) Node.js
6 3 (0.37%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.37%) SAS
7 2 (0.25%) MQSeries
7 2 (0.25%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.25%) IIS
7 2 (0.25%) Lync
7 2 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.12%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.12%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.12%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.12%) CICS
Applications
1 24 (2.97%) MS Office
2 23 (2.84%) MS Excel
3 19 (2.35%) MS Project
4 9 (1.11%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.99%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (0.74%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.12%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.12%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.12%) S-PLUS
7 1 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 9 (1.11%) SAP BPC
2 7 (0.87%) SAP FSCM
3 4 (0.49%) SAP FI
3 4 (0.49%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (0.49%) SAP CO
3 4 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.25%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.25%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.12%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (0.12%) Misys Midas
6 1 (0.12%) SAP EHS
Cloud Services
1 8 (0.99%) SaaS
2 7 (0.87%) Office 365
3 5 (0.62%) Adobe Analytics
3 5 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.25%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.12%) IaaS
5 1 (0.12%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 25 (3.09%) 4G
2 24 (2.97%) 3G
3 22 (2.72%) 2G
4 20 (2.47%) LTE
5 18 (2.22%) Wireless
6 13 (1.61%) WAN
6 13 (1.61%) Radio Access Network
7 11 (1.36%) LAN
8 8 (0.99%) Internet
9 7 (0.87%) Unified Communications
10 6 (0.74%) Skype
10 6 (0.74%) SDH
11 5 (0.62%) TCP/IP
11 5 (0.62%) VPN
11 5 (0.62%) Cisco ICM
12 4 (0.49%) NAS
12 4 (0.49%) Firewall
12 4 (0.49%) UMTS
12 4 (0.49%) GSM
13 3 (0.37%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (1.61%) SQL Server
2 12 (1.48%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (0.99%) SAP BW
4 5 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (0.49%) Oracle BI EE
5 4 (0.49%) Relational Database
5 4 (0.49%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 3 (0.37%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (0.37%) DB2
6 3 (0.37%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.25%) Big Data
7 2 (0.25%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.12%) IBM InfoSphere
8 1 (0.12%) Pentaho
8 1 (0.12%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.12%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.12%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.12%) DataStage
8 1 (0.12%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 10 (1.24%) JIRA
2 3 (0.37%) Lombardi
2 3 (0.37%) Eclipse
2 3 (0.37%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.25%) SpecFlow
3 2 (0.25%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.25%) Subversion
3 2 (0.25%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.12%) Maven
4 1 (0.12%) ERwin
4 1 (0.12%) Cucumber
General
1 214 (26.45%) Finance
2 108 (13.35%) Telecoms
3 66 (8.16%) Banking
4 43 (5.32%) Retail
5 23 (2.84%) Legal
6 15 (1.85%) Billing
7 14 (1.73%) Retail Banking
8 13 (1.61%) Investment Banking
8 13 (1.61%) Law
9 11 (1.36%) Marketing
10 6 (0.74%) Front Office
10 6 (0.74%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.62%) Games
11 5 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (0.49%) Publishing
13 3 (0.37%) Spanish Language
13 3 (0.37%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.37%) Back Office
14 2 (0.25%) Advertising
14 2 (0.25%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (2.22%) .NET
2 9 (1.11%) Web Services
2 9 (1.11%) Middleware
3 7 (0.87%) HTML
4 5 (0.62%) Flash
4 5 (0.62%) CSS
4 5 (0.62%) Velocity
5 4 (0.49%) J2EE
5 4 (0.49%) WebSphere MQ
6 3 (0.37%) Ruby on Rails
6 3 (0.37%) .NET Framework
6 3 (0.37%) XML
6 3 (0.37%) XSD
6 3 (0.37%) XSLT
7 2 (0.25%) Java EE
7 2 (0.25%) EDI
7 2 (0.25%) WebCenter
8 1 (0.12%) Entity Framework
8 1 (0.12%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (0.12%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 39 (4.82%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (3.21%) PMI
3 25 (3.09%) Management Information System
4 19 (2.35%) NHS
5 17 (2.10%) Data Centre
6 8 (0.99%) Statistics
6 8 (0.99%) Mobile App
7 7 (0.87%) Mainframe
8 6 (0.74%) Data Integration
9 5 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (0.49%) Kindle
10 4 (0.49%) Derivative
10 4 (0.49%) Fat Client
10 4 (0.49%) Thin Client
10 4 (0.49%) Equities
10 4 (0.49%) Fixed Income
10 4 (0.49%) User Experience
10 4 (0.49%) Performance Metrics
11 3 (0.37%) Computer Science
12 2 (0.25%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 25 (3.09%) Windows
2 10 (1.24%) Windows 7
3 9 (1.11%) UNIX
4 7 (0.87%) VME
4 7 (0.87%) Linux
5 4 (0.49%) Windows XP
6 3 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (0.37%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.37%) Windows 8
6 3 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.25%) Android
8 1 (0.12%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.12%) CentOS
8 1 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 304 (37.58%) Service Delivery
2 261 (32.26%) Project Management
3 251 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
4 210 (25.96%) ITIL
5 135 (16.69%) Service Management
6 112 (13.84%) PRINCE2
7 105 (12.98%) Scrum
8 97 (11.99%) Stakeholder Management
9 63 (7.79%) Change Management
10 59 (7.29%) Software Delivery
11 56 (6.92%) Coaching
12 51 (6.30%) Agile Project Management
13 49 (6.06%) User Stories
13 49 (6.06%) ITSM
13 49 (6.06%) Mentoring
14 46 (5.69%) Waterfall
15 38 (4.70%) CRM
16 34 (4.20%) Continuous Improvement
16 34 (4.20%) Release Management
17 33 (4.08%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (2.84%) Java
2 17 (2.10%) C
3 11 (1.36%) C#
3 11 (1.36%) SQL
4 9 (1.11%) COBOL
5 8 (0.99%) JavaScript
6 7 (0.87%) Ruby
7 4 (0.49%) Python
8 2 (0.25%) PHP
9 1 (0.12%) VB
9 1 (0.12%) Perl
9 1 (0.12%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 73 (9.02%) Security Cleared
2 52 (6.43%) SC Cleared
3 49 (6.06%) ITIL Certification
4 32 (3.96%) PMI Certification
5 27 (3.34%) Degree
6 24 (2.97%) DV Cleared
7 14 (1.73%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 11 (1.36%) CCNA
8 11 (1.36%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 8 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (0.99%) MCSE
11 7 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 6 (0.74%) PMP
13 4 (0.49%) HNC
13 4 (0.49%) APMP
14 3 (0.37%) CISSP
14 3 (0.37%) CISM
14 3 (0.37%) CTC Cleared
15 2 (0.25%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (10.14%) SLA
2 25 (3.09%) QA
3 5 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (0.62%) ISO 9001
3 5 (0.62%) MiFID
4 4 (0.49%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.49%) EMIR
5 2 (0.25%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.12%) COBIT
6 1 (0.12%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.12%) GAMP
6 1 (0.12%) GMP
System Software
1 15 (1.85%) NFS
2 6 (0.74%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.25%) Tivoli Directory Server
5 1 (0.12%) XenApp
5 1 (0.12%) Firmware
5 1 (0.12%) Xen
5 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 5 (0.62%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.49%) SCCM
3 3 (0.37%) OVSD
4 2 (0.25%) Oracle Identity Management
4 2 (0.25%) Cisco UCCE
4 2 (0.25%) TeamSite
5 1 (0.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.12%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 42 (5.19%) Microsoft
2 41 (5.07%) SAP
3 27 (3.34%) Amdocs
4 20 (2.47%) Oracle
5 19 (2.35%) Cisco
6 10 (1.24%) VMware
7 9 (1.11%) Adobe
7 9 (1.11%) Citrix
7 9 (1.11%) Ericsson
8 7 (0.87%) HP
8 7 (0.87%) Micro Focus
9 6 (0.74%) IBM
10 5 (0.62%) EPiServer
10 5 (0.62%) Google
10 5 (0.62%) Huawei
11 4 (0.49%) Atlassian
11 4 (0.49%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
11 4 (0.49%) hybris
11 4 (0.49%) Avaya
11 4 (0.49%) Informatica
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