The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Delivery Manager
Rank 298 312 294
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Delivery Manager 330 281 348
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.60% 0.55% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.59% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 133 209
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£424 £438 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.20% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £312 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £415
% change year-on-year
- -3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Average hourly rate £25.00 - £33.28
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 - £33.28
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50456 47310 53463
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.34% 92.54% 92.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 30591 27725 29826
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1991 2124 2715
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £40.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

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 30 July 2014.

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 30 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Delivery Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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 -11 283 £421 -3.88% 71
London -4 103 £450 -4.25% 28
South East +11 88 £386 -13.20% 15
Berkshire +5 35 £350 -22.22% 4
East of England +4 35 £430 +18.62%
Scotland -3 28 £420 +29.23% 3
City of London 0 25 £463 -2.63% 10
Reading +26 22 £350 -33.33%
Edinburgh +3 21 £423 - 1
Cambridgeshire +5 18 £405 +58.82%
Buckinghamshire +4 18 £463 +54.16% 4
Surrey +10 17 £350 -30.00% 2
South West -12 17 £413 +13.79% 8
Yorkshire +13 16 £370 +20.32% 7
West Yorkshire +14 15 £375 - 6
Leeds +7 14 £370 - 5
North West +3 14 £401 -19.90% 2
Milton Keynes +9 11 £450 +63.63% 3
Cambridge +2 11 £225 -
Staines +4 9 £338 - 1
Hampshire -4 9 £350 -12.50% 2
Bristol -10 9 £367 - 2
Hertfordshire +2 7 £430 +37.60%
Essex +1 6 £325 -
Wales -16 6 £463 -27.45% 1
West Midlands -25 6 £250 -23.07% 1
Lancashire - 6 £525 - 1
West Sussex 0 5 - -
Glasgow 0 5 £350 -6.16% 1
Newbury - 5 £500 -

Delivery Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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.

1 318 (46.83%) Service Delivery
2 217 (31.96%) ITIL
3 191 (28.13%) Project Management
4 167 (24.59%) Finance
5 128 (18.85%) Service Management
6 114 (16.79%) PRINCE2
7 78 (11.49%) SLA
8 77 (11.34%) Stakeholder Management
9 70 (10.31%) Telecoms
10 68 (10.01%) Agile Software Development
11 61 (8.98%) Change Management
12 56 (8.25%) Security Cleared
13 49 (7.22%) SAP
14 48 (7.07%) Scrum
15 40 (5.89%) Windows
15 40 (5.89%) Oracle
16 39 (5.74%) ITIL Certification
16 39 (5.74%) Agile Project Management
16 39 (5.74%) Banking
17 38 (5.60%) Retail
17 38 (5.60%) Microsoft
18 37 (5.45%) User Stories
19 34 (5.01%) CRM
20 33 (4.86%) Programme Management
20 33 (4.86%) Supplier Management
21 32 (4.71%) Incident Management
21 32 (4.71%) SC Cleared
22 31 (4.57%) Risk Management
23 29 (4.27%) E-Commerce
24 26 (3.83%) Waterfall

Delivery Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 18 (2.65%) SharePoint
2 10 (1.47%) WebSphere
3 8 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (0.88%) IBM HTTP Server
4 6 (0.88%) CMS
4 6 (0.88%) IIS
4 6 (0.88%) WebSphere Application Server
4 6 (0.88%) MQSeries
4 6 (0.88%) Tomcat
5 4 (0.59%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (0.44%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.29%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (0.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.15%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.15%) Apache
8 1 (0.15%) WebLogic
Applications
1 21 (3.09%) MS Project
2 18 (2.65%) MS Excel
3 14 (2.06%) MS Office
4 12 (1.77%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (1.18%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (0.74%) SAP CRM
2 3 (0.44%) SAP R/3
3 1 (0.15%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.15%) Maximo
3 1 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.15%) SAP EHS
3 1 (0.15%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.59%) SaaS
3 3 (0.44%) Office 365
4 1 (0.15%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.06%) SDH
2 9 (1.33%) SAN
2 9 (1.33%) 2G
2 9 (1.33%) 4G
2 9 (1.33%) LTE
3 8 (1.18%) 3G
4 7 (1.03%) Firewall
5 6 (0.88%) DWDM
5 6 (0.88%) HTTP
6 4 (0.59%) Radio Access Network
6 4 (0.59%) Intranet
7 3 (0.44%) ATM
7 3 (0.44%) LAN
7 3 (0.44%) WAN
7 3 (0.44%) Reverse Proxy
8 2 (0.29%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (0.29%) H.323
8 2 (0.29%) UMTS
8 2 (0.29%) Ethernet
8 2 (0.29%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (2.36%) Oracle Database
2 15 (2.21%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (1.47%) DataStage
4 7 (1.03%) Spotfire
5 6 (0.88%) SQL Server
5 6 (0.88%) DB2
6 4 (0.59%) SAP BI
7 3 (0.44%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (0.44%) MySQL
7 3 (0.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.29%) QlikView
8 2 (0.29%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (0.29%) MarkLogic
8 2 (0.29%) Data Mining
8 2 (0.29%) SAP BW
8 2 (0.29%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (0.29%) Cognos Query Studio
8 2 (0.29%) Cognos Report Studio
8 2 (0.29%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 1 (0.15%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (0.74%) JIRA
2 2 (0.29%) MSI
3 1 (0.15%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.15%) Subversion
General
1 167 (24.59%) Finance
2 70 (10.31%) Telecoms
3 39 (5.74%) Banking
4 38 (5.60%) Retail
5 18 (2.65%) Pharmaceutical
6 16 (2.36%) Legal
7 15 (2.21%) Billing
8 14 (2.06%) Front Office
9 11 (1.62%) Marketing
10 8 (1.18%) Retail Banking
10 8 (1.18%) Manufacturing
11 7 (1.03%) Local Government
12 6 (0.88%) Investment Banking
12 6 (0.88%) Back Office
13 4 (0.59%) Japanese Language
13 4 (0.59%) Law
14 3 (0.44%) Advertising
15 1 (0.15%) Automotive
15 1 (0.15%) Publishing
15 1 (0.15%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (2.36%) Middleware
2 10 (1.47%) .NET
3 7 (1.03%) SAP Basis
4 5 (0.74%) COM
4 5 (0.74%) Web Services
5 3 (0.44%) ADO
6 1 (0.15%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.15%) J2EE
6 1 (0.15%) JMS
6 1 (0.15%) JMX
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (0.15%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.15%) Spring
6 1 (0.15%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (0.15%) AOM
Miscellaneous
1 24 (3.53%) Management Information System
2 14 (2.06%) NHS
3 7 (1.03%) Open Source
4 6 (0.88%) Economics
4 6 (0.88%) Derivative
4 6 (0.88%) Statistics
4 6 (0.88%) CMDB
4 6 (0.88%) Fixed Income
5 4 (0.59%) Freedom of Information
5 4 (0.59%) PMI
6 3 (0.44%) Blackberry
6 3 (0.44%) Kindle
6 3 (0.44%) Data Integration
7 2 (0.29%) Smartphone
7 2 (0.29%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (0.29%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.29%) Fat Client
7 2 (0.29%) Credit Risk
7 2 (0.29%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (0.29%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 40 (5.89%) Windows
2 22 (3.24%) UNIX
3 20 (2.95%) Linux
4 11 (1.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (1.03%) AIX
7 6 (0.88%) Windows 7
7 6 (0.88%) SUSE
8 3 (0.44%) Solaris
8 3 (0.44%) Windows XP
8 3 (0.44%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.44%) Android
9 2 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.15%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 318 (46.83%) Service Delivery
2 217 (31.96%) ITIL
3 191 (28.13%) Project Management
4 128 (18.85%) Service Management
5 114 (16.79%) PRINCE2
6 77 (11.34%) Stakeholder Management
7 68 (10.01%) Agile Software Development
8 61 (8.98%) Change Management
9 48 (7.07%) Scrum
10 39 (5.74%) Agile Project Management
11 37 (5.45%) User Stories
12 34 (5.01%) CRM
13 33 (4.86%) Programme Management
13 33 (4.86%) Supplier Management
14 32 (4.71%) Incident Management
15 31 (4.57%) Risk Management
16 29 (4.27%) E-Commerce
17 26 (3.83%) Waterfall
18 25 (3.68%) Problem Management
19 22 (3.24%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 14 (2.06%) Java
2 13 (1.91%) SQL
3 8 (1.18%) Python
4 5 (0.74%) C
5 3 (0.44%) C#
6 1 (0.15%) C++
6 1 (0.15%) PHP
6 1 (0.15%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.15%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.15%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 56 (8.25%) Security Cleared
2 39 (5.74%) ITIL Certification
3 32 (4.71%) SC Cleared
4 25 (3.68%) Degree
5 17 (2.50%) PMI Certification
6 14 (2.06%) DV Cleared
6 14 (2.06%) PMP
7 12 (1.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 9 (1.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 8 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (0.59%) ISEB
11 3 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (0.44%) MCP
11 3 (0.44%) MAPM
12 1 (0.15%) Postgraduate
12 1 (0.15%) HNC
12 1 (0.15%) MBA
12 1 (0.15%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 1 (0.15%) APMP
12 1 (0.15%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (11.49%) SLA
2 13 (1.91%) QA
3 4 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.59%) Solvency II
4 3 (0.44%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.44%) BS25999
5 2 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.15%) BS7799
6 1 (0.15%) GxP
6 1 (0.15%) BS15000
6 1 (0.15%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.15%) Basel II
6 1 (0.15%) FATCA
6 1 (0.15%) COBIT
System Software
1 14 (2.06%) Active Directory
2 13 (1.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.59%) vSphere
4 3 (0.44%) NFS
4 3 (0.44%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (0.29%) XenApp
6 1 (0.15%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.15%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.15%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 3 (0.44%) Netcool
1 3 (0.44%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (0.29%) OVSD
2 2 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.29%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.15%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (0.15%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (0.15%) WSUS
Vendors
1 49 (7.22%) SAP
2 40 (5.89%) Oracle
3 38 (5.60%) Microsoft
4 21 (3.09%) IBM
5 18 (2.65%) VMware
6 16 (2.36%) HP
7 10 (1.47%) Red Hat
8 8 (1.18%) Dell
9 7 (1.03%) Axway
10 6 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
10 6 (0.88%) TIBCO
10 6 (0.88%) Sun
11 5 (0.74%) Cisco
11 5 (0.74%) EMC
11 5 (0.74%) Charles River
11 5 (0.74%) Cognos
11 5 (0.74%) BT
12 4 (0.59%) Huawei
12 4 (0.59%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
12 4 (0.59%) Amdocs
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Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Certes Computing Ltd
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England
Interquest - IQ ERP
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Taunton
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South West England
DP Connect
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Leeds
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City of London
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East Midlands
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DP Connect
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City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per annum
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Southampton
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