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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Delivery Manager
Rank 285 258 257
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Delivery Manager 362 337 406
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.64% 0.71% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.76% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 188 246
Average daily rate £400 £449 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.86% -0.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £275 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £590
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £423
% change year-on-year
- -5.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Average hourly rate £33.07 £71.25 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.58% +547.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.07 £85.00 £11.00
% change year-on-year
-61.09% +672.72%
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51949 44129 56219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.27% 92.47% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 31578 25274 30920
Average daily rate £390 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2083 2186 2628
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.87 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.04% -8.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%

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 18 April 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
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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -50 339 £405 -5.26% 70
London -28 134 £413 -10.81% 30
South East -12 85 £390 -13.33% 12
Berkshire -1 42 £375 -6.25% 3
City of London -15 40 £425 -16.04% 8
North West -10 25 £468 +60.51% 9
East of England -10 23 £428 +44.30% 7
Reading +9 22 £425 -0.52% 2
South West -14 21 £413 +0.85% 4
Surrey -1 19 £455 -11.21% 3
West Midlands -16 14 £320 +3.22% 2
Cheshire -8 13 £468 +60.51% 5
Essex -13 13 £427 +29.31% 1
East Midlands -14 13 £275 -31.25% 3
North East -21 12 £495 +10.00%
Yorkshire -14 11 £370 - 3
Tyne and Wear -23 11 £495 -
Newcastle upon Tyne -24 11 £495 -
Hampshire +6 8 £360 +6.66% 2
Scotland -5 8 £340 -17.57% 2
Buckinghamshire -14 8 £425 - 3
West Yorkshire -16 8 £370 - 2
Hertfordshire -6 7 £525 +100.00% 2
Wiltshire -15 7 £416 +1.77% 1
Warrington - 7 £468 - 1
Somerset -7 6 £413 +1.53%
Swindon -8 6 £416 +1.77%
Manchester -14 6 £318 +2.00% 3
Lancashire -17 6 £484 +38.21%
Watford - 6 - - 2

Delivery Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 322 (46.87%) Service Delivery
2 211 (30.71%) ITIL
3 204 (29.69%) Project Management
4 178 (25.91%) Finance
5 136 (19.80%) Service Management
6 129 (18.78%) PRINCE2
7 92 (13.39%) Telecoms
8 87 (12.66%) Stakeholder Management
9 72 (10.48%) SLA
10 59 (8.59%) Change Management
11 52 (7.57%) Agile Software Development
11 52 (7.57%) ITIL Certification
12 51 (7.42%) Microsoft
12 51 (7.42%) Scrum
13 50 (7.28%) Windows
14 46 (6.70%) Security Cleared
14 46 (6.70%) Banking
15 43 (6.26%) Degree
16 38 (5.53%) SAP
17 37 (5.39%) Retail
17 37 (5.39%) Risk Management
18 33 (4.80%) Supplier Management
18 33 (4.80%) Waterfall
19 32 (4.66%) Continuous Improvement
20 31 (4.51%) Oracle
21 30 (4.37%) Management Information System
21 30 (4.37%) Problem Management
22 29 (4.22%) Incident Management
23 27 (3.93%) Agile Project Management
23 27 (3.93%) UNIX

Delivery Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 17 (2.47%) SharePoint
2 12 (1.75%) CMS
3 10 (1.46%) WebSphere
4 9 (1.31%) IIS
5 7 (1.02%) Tomcat
6 6 (0.87%) IBM HTTP Server
6 6 (0.87%) WebSphere Application Server
6 6 (0.87%) MQSeries
7 5 (0.73%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.29%) Oracle Service Bus
9 2 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.29%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.15%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.15%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.15%) Apache
10 1 (0.15%) FileNet
Applications
1 25 (3.64%) MS Excel
2 22 (3.20%) MS Project
3 17 (2.47%) MS Office
4 14 (2.04%) Spreadsheet
5 7 (1.02%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.73%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.15%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 4 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.44%) SAP R/3
3 1 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.15%) SAP SRM
3 1 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.15%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.15%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.58%) Office 365
2 3 (0.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (3.64%) SDH
2 17 (2.47%) DWDM
3 12 (1.75%) SAN
4 10 (1.46%) Firewall
5 9 (1.31%) LAN
5 9 (1.31%) WAN
6 8 (1.16%) LTE
6 8 (1.16%) PBX
7 7 (1.02%) 3G
7 7 (1.02%) Intranet
7 7 (1.02%) S/MIME
7 7 (1.02%) SSL
7 7 (1.02%) HTTP
7 7 (1.02%) Unified Communications
8 6 (0.87%) ISUP
8 6 (0.87%) INAP
8 6 (0.87%) VoIP
9 5 (0.73%) Ethernet
9 5 (0.73%) DNS
9 5 (0.73%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (2.04%) Oracle Database
1 14 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (1.02%) DataStage
3 6 (0.87%) DB2
4 4 (0.58%) QlikView
4 4 (0.58%) Spotfire
5 3 (0.44%) SQL Server
6 2 (0.29%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (0.29%) SAP BI
6 2 (0.29%) SAP BW
6 2 (0.29%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (0.29%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.15%) MySQL
7 1 (0.15%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.15%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.15%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.15%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (0.29%) MSI
2 1 (0.15%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.15%) LoadRunner
2 1 (0.15%) JIRA
2 1 (0.15%) Git (software)
General
1 178 (25.91%) Finance
2 92 (13.39%) Telecoms
3 46 (6.70%) Banking
4 37 (5.39%) Retail
5 17 (2.47%) Legal
6 11 (1.60%) Pharmaceutical
7 10 (1.46%) Marketing
7 10 (1.46%) Investment Banking
7 10 (1.46%) Manufacturing
8 8 (1.16%) Retail Banking
8 8 (1.16%) Financial Institution
8 8 (1.16%) Advertising
9 7 (1.02%) Front Office
10 6 (0.87%) Billing
11 5 (0.73%) Law
11 5 (0.73%) Back Office
12 3 (0.44%) Automotive
12 3 (0.44%) Local Government
12 3 (0.44%) General Ledger
13 2 (0.29%) Dutch Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (1.75%) .NET
2 7 (1.02%) Middleware
3 3 (0.44%) COM
3 3 (0.44%) Web Services
3 3 (0.44%) Hibernate
3 3 (0.44%) Spring
4 2 (0.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (0.29%) ADO
4 2 (0.29%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.15%) AOM
5 1 (0.15%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.15%) Apache Flex
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 30 (4.37%) Management Information System
2 16 (2.33%) NHS
3 11 (1.60%) Open Source
4 9 (1.31%) Smartcard
4 9 (1.31%) CMDB
5 8 (1.16%) PKI
6 7 (1.02%) Equities
7 6 (0.87%) Statistics
7 6 (0.87%) Mainframe
7 6 (0.87%) PMI
8 4 (0.58%) Mobile Payment
8 4 (0.58%) Fixed Income
9 3 (0.44%) Blackberry
9 3 (0.44%) EPoS
9 3 (0.44%) IVR
9 3 (0.44%) Tandem
9 3 (0.44%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (0.29%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.29%) FMCG
10 2 (0.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 50 (7.28%) Windows
2 27 (3.93%) UNIX
3 25 (3.64%) Linux
4 14 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (1.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (0.87%) Windows 7
6 6 (0.87%) SUSE
6 6 (0.87%) AIX
7 2 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.29%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.29%) Android
7 2 (0.29%) Solaris
8 1 (0.15%) HPUX
8 1 (0.15%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 322 (46.87%) Service Delivery
2 211 (30.71%) ITIL
3 204 (29.69%) Project Management
4 136 (19.80%) Service Management
5 129 (18.78%) PRINCE2
6 87 (12.66%) Stakeholder Management
7 59 (8.59%) Change Management
8 52 (7.57%) Agile Software Development
9 51 (7.42%) Scrum
10 37 (5.39%) Risk Management
11 33 (4.80%) Supplier Management
11 33 (4.80%) Waterfall
12 32 (4.66%) Continuous Improvement
13 30 (4.37%) Problem Management
14 29 (4.22%) Incident Management
15 27 (3.93%) Agile Project Management
16 25 (3.64%) E-Commerce
17 23 (3.35%) CRM
18 21 (3.06%) Performance Management
19 20 (2.91%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 16 (2.33%) Java
2 7 (1.02%) C
3 6 (0.87%) SQL
4 3 (0.44%) C#
5 2 (0.29%) VBScript
5 2 (0.29%) VB
6 1 (0.15%) PHP
6 1 (0.15%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.15%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 52 (7.57%) ITIL Certification
2 46 (6.70%) Security Cleared
3 43 (6.26%) Degree
4 26 (3.78%) SC Cleared
5 24 (3.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 21 (3.06%) PMI Certification
7 19 (2.77%) PMP
8 12 (1.75%) APMP
9 11 (1.60%) Microsoft Certification
9 11 (1.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 9 (1.31%) DV Cleared
11 6 (0.87%) CISSP
12 3 (0.44%) MCP
13 2 (0.29%) BC Cleared
13 2 (0.29%) Security+ Certification
13 2 (0.29%) ISEB
14 1 (0.15%) HNC
14 1 (0.15%) Postgraduate
14 1 (0.15%) MCSE
14 1 (0.15%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (10.48%) SLA
2 15 (2.18%) QA
3 4 (0.58%) Solvency II
4 3 (0.44%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.15%) GxP
5 1 (0.15%) Basel II
5 1 (0.15%) COBIT
5 1 (0.15%) FATCA
System Software
1 24 (3.49%) Active Directory
2 17 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.44%) NFS
3 3 (0.44%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (0.29%) KVM
5 1 (0.15%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.15%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.15%) Postfix
5 1 (0.15%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (0.87%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (0.29%) OVSD
3 1 (0.15%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.15%) WSUS
3 1 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.15%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 51 (7.42%) Microsoft
2 38 (5.53%) SAP
3 31 (4.51%) Oracle
4 20 (2.91%) VMware
5 18 (2.62%) IBM
6 16 (2.33%) HP
6 16 (2.33%) Cisco
7 11 (1.60%) Red Hat
8 10 (1.46%) Dell
9 9 (1.31%) Informatica
10 7 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
10 7 (1.02%) Sun
11 6 (0.87%) Huawei
11 6 (0.87%) Amdocs
12 5 (0.73%) NetApp
12 5 (0.73%) Lotus
12 5 (0.73%) CA
12 5 (0.73%) EMC
12 5 (0.73%) CheckPoint
12 5 (0.73%) BT
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