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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Delivery Manager
Rank 293 298 333
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +35
Contract jobs requiring a Delivery Manager 443 436 334
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.82% 0.76% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 0.81% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 293 284 196
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Median hourly rate £101.25 - £25.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.25 - £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £170.25 - £104.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £187.50 - £25.00

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
51008 54089 51827
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.76% 94.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 33192 34291 31378
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1546 2003 2097
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.46 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 30 July 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
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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 +13 424 £450 - 69
London +24 207 £475 - 28
South East +1 55 £416 -2.23% 7
North West -5 40 £450 +7.78% 5
West Midlands -2 37 £425 +13.33% 8
South West +5 26 £563 +32.35% 9
East of England +34 22 £475 +8.26% 3
City of London +28 21 £415 -12.63% 7
East Midlands +5 18 £430 +2.25% 1
Yorkshire -33 18 £450 +5.88% 6
Berkshire -13 16 £420 +15.86% 1
Scotland +1 14 £450 +12.50% 1
Milton Keynes +22 13 £406 +0.88%
Buckinghamshire +16 13 £406 +0.88% 1
Birmingham -8 12 £425 +13.33% 3
Nottinghamshire +6 11 £403 -3.24% 1
Edinburgh -1 11 £450 +20.00%
Blackpool -10 11 £500 +19.76%
Lancashire -19 11 £500 +19.76%
Cheshire +11 10 £450 -13.04% 2
Nottingham 0 10 £403 -3.24%
Surrey -13 10 £516 +18.00%
Manchester -16 10 £450 +47.54% 2
West Yorkshire -34 8 £450 +5.88% 5
Hampshire -2 7 £470 +7.42% 2
Leeds -31 7 £450 +5.88% 4
North Yorkshire - 7 £396 - 1
Essex +4 6 £510 +7.36%
Bristol -2 6 £585 +41.81% 4
Wiltshire -8 6 £450 -14.28% 3

Delivery Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 418 (42.78%) Agile Software Development
2 323 (33.06%) Project Management
3 316 (32.34%) Service Delivery
4 215 (22.01%) ITIL
5 208 (21.29%) Finance
6 164 (16.79%) Security Cleared
7 156 (15.97%) Service Management
8 143 (14.64%) Stakeholder Management
9 115 (11.77%) PRINCE2
10 113 (11.57%) User Stories
11 109 (11.16%) Scrum
12 106 (10.85%) Agile Project Management
13 103 (10.54%) SC Cleared
14 82 (8.39%) Waterfall
15 63 (6.45%) Mentoring
16 61 (6.24%) Change Management
17 60 (6.14%) Telecoms
17 60 (6.14%) Supplier Management
18 59 (6.04%) Banking
19 58 (5.94%) Risk Management
19 58 (5.94%) SLA
20 54 (5.53%) Kanban
21 51 (5.22%) Software Delivery
22 50 (5.12%) Microsoft
23 47 (4.81%) Continuous Improvement
24 44 (4.50%) Migration
24 44 (4.50%) Programme Management
25 42 (4.30%) ITIL Certification
25 42 (4.30%) CRM
25 42 (4.30%) Coaching

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 28 (2.87%) SharePoint
2 14 (1.43%) Skype for Business
3 13 (1.33%) Confluence
4 12 (1.23%) CMS
5 5 (0.51%) Apache
5 5 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (0.51%) Drupal
5 5 (0.51%) MS Exchange
6 4 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (0.41%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (0.31%) IBM Notes
7 3 (0.31%) Tuxedo
8 2 (0.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (0.20%) IIS
8 2 (0.20%) SAS
8 2 (0.20%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.20%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.10%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.10%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 27 (2.76%) MS Excel
2 19 (1.94%) MS Office
3 17 (1.74%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (0.72%) MS Project
5 6 (0.61%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.10%) Open Workbench
6 1 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.31%) SAP CO
3 3 (0.31%) SAP FI
3 3 (0.31%) SAP FI/CO
3 3 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.10%) CA PPM
5 1 (0.10%) Infor LN
5 1 (0.10%) Magento
5 1 (0.10%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.10%) Orchard Housing
5 1 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.10%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.10%) SAP GRC
5 1 (0.10%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 20 (2.05%) Office 365
2 5 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.31%) SaaS
4 2 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.10%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.10%) HP Helion
5 1 (0.10%) PaaS
5 1 (0.10%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.10%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 16 (1.64%) Wi-Fi
2 14 (1.43%) Intranet
3 12 (1.23%) Radio Access Network
4 10 (1.02%) 3G
5 9 (0.92%) 4G
6 8 (0.82%) 2G
7 7 (0.72%) Internet
8 6 (0.61%) Firewall
8 6 (0.61%) Wireless
9 5 (0.51%) LTE
9 5 (0.51%) Network Security
10 4 (0.41%) SDH
10 4 (0.41%) Skype
10 4 (0.41%) Unified Communications
11 3 (0.31%) DHCP
11 3 (0.31%) DNS
11 3 (0.31%) Ethernet
11 3 (0.31%) MPLS
11 3 (0.31%) SAN
11 3 (0.31%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (1.33%) SQL Server
2 9 (0.92%) Big Data
3 4 (0.41%) Data Mining
3 4 (0.41%) GIS
3 4 (0.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (0.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (0.31%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (0.31%) QlikView
5 2 (0.20%) Adabas
5 2 (0.20%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.20%) RDBMS
5 2 (0.20%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.20%) SAP BI
6 1 (0.10%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.10%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.10%) Electronic Patient Records
6 1 (0.10%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.10%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.10%) NonStop SQL
6 1 (0.10%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 41 (4.20%) JIRA
2 7 (0.72%) Jenkins
3 3 (0.31%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.20%) Bitbucket
4 2 (0.20%) Gradle
4 2 (0.20%) Maven
5 1 (0.10%) JIRA Agile
General
1 208 (21.29%) Finance
2 60 (6.14%) Telecoms
3 59 (6.04%) Banking
4 37 (3.79%) Retail
5 16 (1.64%) Law
5 16 (1.64%) Legal
6 10 (1.02%) Financial Institution
7 9 (0.92%) Billing
7 9 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
8 8 (0.82%) Investment Banking
8 8 (0.82%) Marketing
9 7 (0.72%) Advertising
10 6 (0.61%) French Language
10 6 (0.61%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.51%) Games
11 5 (0.51%) Retail Banking
12 4 (0.41%) Local Government
13 3 (0.31%) Electronics
13 3 (0.31%) Publishing
13 3 (0.31%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (2.66%) .NET
2 12 (1.23%) Middleware
3 6 (0.61%) Web Services
4 5 (0.51%) HTML
4 5 (0.51%) Velocity
4 5 (0.51%) XML
5 3 (0.31%) .NET Framework
5 3 (0.31%) AngularJS
5 3 (0.31%) CSS
5 3 (0.31%) Node.js
6 2 (0.20%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.20%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (0.20%) FpML
6 2 (0.20%) J2EE
6 2 (0.20%) JSP
7 1 (0.10%) jQuery
7 1 (0.10%) Mason
7 1 (0.10%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (0.10%) RESTful
7 1 (0.10%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 33 (3.38%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (2.66%) Data Centre
3 20 (2.05%) Management Information System
4 18 (1.84%) User Experience
5 16 (1.64%) Virtual Team
6 14 (1.43%) Wiki
7 12 (1.23%) Mainframe
8 11 (1.13%) PKI
9 10 (1.02%) NHS
9 10 (1.02%) Visualisation
10 9 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
10 9 (0.92%) Performance Metrics
11 8 (0.82%) Hedge funds
11 8 (0.82%) Social Network
12 7 (0.72%) Video Conferencing
13 6 (0.61%) Computer Science
13 6 (0.61%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 6 (0.61%) PMI
13 6 (0.61%) Smartphone
14 5 (0.51%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 26 (2.66%) Windows
2 17 (1.74%) Linux
3 14 (1.43%) Unix
4 11 (1.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (0.61%) Windows Server
7 5 (0.51%) Apple iOS
7 5 (0.51%) CentOS
7 5 (0.51%) Solaris
8 2 (0.20%) VME
8 2 (0.20%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.10%) Android
9 1 (0.10%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.10%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.10%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 418 (42.78%) Agile Software Development
2 323 (33.06%) Project Management
3 316 (32.34%) Service Delivery
4 215 (22.01%) ITIL
5 156 (15.97%) Service Management
6 143 (14.64%) Stakeholder Management
7 115 (11.77%) PRINCE2
8 113 (11.57%) User Stories
9 109 (11.16%) Scrum
10 106 (10.85%) Agile Project Management
11 82 (8.39%) Waterfall
12 63 (6.45%) Mentoring
13 61 (6.24%) Change Management
14 60 (6.14%) Supplier Management
15 58 (5.94%) Risk Management
16 54 (5.53%) Kanban
17 51 (5.22%) Software Delivery
18 47 (4.81%) Continuous Improvement
19 44 (4.50%) Migration
19 44 (4.50%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (2.46%) Java
2 18 (1.84%) SQL
3 14 (1.43%) C
4 8 (0.82%) C#
4 8 (0.82%) JavaScript
5 3 (0.31%) COBOL
5 3 (0.31%) Perl
5 3 (0.31%) Ruby
6 2 (0.20%) C++
6 2 (0.20%) NATURAL
7 1 (0.10%) PHP
7 1 (0.10%) Scala
7 1 (0.10%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.10%) VB
Qualifications
1 164 (16.79%) Security Cleared
2 103 (10.54%) SC Cleared
3 42 (4.30%) ITIL Certification
4 32 (3.28%) BPSS Clearance
5 31 (3.17%) DV Cleared
6 26 (2.66%) Degree
7 14 (1.43%) PMI Certification
7 14 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 13 (1.33%) CISMP
9 11 (1.13%) CISSP
9 11 (1.13%) PMP
10 9 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 8 (0.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 6 (0.61%) BC Cleared
12 6 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
13 5 (0.51%) CCNA
13 5 (0.51%) CTC Cleared
13 5 (0.51%) ISEB
14 4 (0.41%) APMP
15 3 (0.31%) MAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (5.94%) SLA
2 32 (3.28%) Disclosure Scotland
3 19 (1.94%) QA
4 18 (1.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.20%) COBIT
6 1 (0.10%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.10%) FATCA
System Software
1 8 (0.82%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.41%) Hyper-V
2 4 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.20%) XenApp
4 1 (0.10%) HDFS
4 1 (0.10%) NFS
4 1 (0.10%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.10%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.10%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 9 (0.92%) AirWatch
2 8 (0.82%) Puppet
3 5 (0.51%) ZABBIX
4 3 (0.31%) Ansible
4 3 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.20%) SmoothWall
6 1 (0.10%) Legato
6 1 (0.10%) OpenView
6 1 (0.10%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 50 (5.12%) Microsoft
2 29 (2.97%) ServiceNow
3 27 (2.76%) SAP
4 23 (2.35%) Oracle
5 20 (2.05%) Remedy
6 15 (1.54%) Cisco
7 13 (1.33%) HP
8 12 (1.23%) Citrix
8 12 (1.23%) Red Hat
9 9 (0.92%) Dynatrace
9 9 (0.92%) IBM
10 8 (0.82%) Huawei
11 7 (0.72%) Apple
11 7 (0.72%) Atlassian
11 7 (0.72%) VMware
12 6 (0.61%) TIBCO
13 5 (0.51%) BT
13 5 (0.51%) Samsung
13 5 (0.51%) Sitecore
13 5 (0.51%) Verint
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