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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Delivery Manager
UK
Rank 333 304 268
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -36
Contract jobs requiring a Delivery Manager 279 372 426
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.62% 0.73% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.77% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 235 256
Median daily rate £465 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £363 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £625 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £410
% change year-on-year
- +9.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Median hourly rate £32.56 £182.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-82.16% +630.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.56 £182.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-82.16% +630.00%

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
42939 48598 48934
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.70% 94.99% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 28014 31275 30245
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1573 1632 1895
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £40.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

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 21 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Delivery Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 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 -25 263 £473 +3.56% 57
London -4 99 £496 +7.29% 28
South East +11 59 £473 +13.85% 8
West Midlands +13 30 £465 -3.12% 1
Berkshire +16 26 £500 +29.03% 3
East of England +11 20 £450 +11.80% 3
North West -25 20 £400 -8.04% 3
Birmingham +15 17 £458 -16.81%
Yorkshire -5 17 £450 -28.00% 7
South West +2 14 £450 -5.26% 3
Manchester -8 13 £400 -15.78% 2
City of London -1 11 £500 +5.26% 9
Hampshire +20 10 £450 - 1
Bristol +5 10 £450 -
Hertfordshire +3 10 £550 +50.68% 2
Surrey +15 9 £541 +0.69% 1
Reading +12 9 £473 +42.64%
Buckinghamshire +7 9 £411 -0.96%
West Yorkshire -2 9 £413 -35.29% 3
Coventry -5 9 £525 +10.52%
Watford +8 7 - - 1
Milton Keynes +7 6 £411 -0.96%
Scotland -3 6 £450 - 1
Cheshire +24 5 £350 -
Leatherhead +22 4 £608 +8.00% 1
Bedfordshire +9 4 £350 -22.22%
Sheffield +5 4 £700 +45.83% 3
South Yorkshire +2 4 £700 +45.83% 4
Leeds -17 4 £385 -40.76% 3
Bracknell - 4 £500 -

Delivery Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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.

1 303 (43.10%) Agile Software Development
2 251 (35.70%) Service Delivery
3 218 (31.01%) Project Management
4 155 (22.05%) Finance
5 140 (19.91%) ITIL
6 129 (18.35%) Stakeholder Management
7 103 (14.65%) PRINCE2
8 99 (14.08%) Scrum
9 93 (13.23%) Service Management
10 86 (12.23%) Security Cleared
11 64 (9.10%) Waterfall
12 62 (8.82%) SC Cleared
13 55 (7.82%) Telecoms
13 55 (7.82%) Agile Project Management
14 52 (7.40%) SLA
15 50 (7.11%) Microsoft
16 46 (6.54%) Continuous Improvement
17 45 (6.40%) Banking
18 42 (5.97%) Change Management
18 42 (5.97%) User Stories
19 41 (5.83%) Coaching
20 40 (5.69%) Risk Management
20 40 (5.69%) Programme Management
21 39 (5.55%) ITIL V3
22 38 (5.41%) Mentoring
23 37 (5.26%) Line Management
23 37 (5.26%) E-Commerce
23 37 (5.26%) Windows
24 35 (4.98%) MS Excel
24 35 (4.98%) Retail

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 16 (2.28%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.00%) Skype for Business
3 6 (0.85%) Confluence
4 4 (0.57%) CMS
5 2 (0.28%) JBoss
5 2 (0.28%) Mule
5 2 (0.28%) Mule ESB
5 2 (0.28%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.14%) Apache ServiceMix
6 1 (0.14%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.14%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.14%) Liferay
6 1 (0.14%) OpenStack
Applications
1 35 (4.98%) MS Excel
2 30 (4.27%) MS Office
3 19 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (2.13%) MS Project
4 15 (2.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.43%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (0.43%) SAP CO
3 3 (0.43%) SAP FI
3 3 (0.43%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (0.28%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.28%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 2 (0.28%) SAP Hybris
4 2 (0.28%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.14%) Eloqua
5 1 (0.14%) HFM
5 1 (0.14%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.14%) Magento
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.14%) Orchard Housing
5 1 (0.14%) SAP Business ByDesign
5 1 (0.14%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.14%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.85%) Office 365
2 8 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.71%) IaaS
5 4 (0.57%) SaaS
6 3 (0.43%) PaaS
6 3 (0.43%) Veeva
7 1 (0.14%) Force.com
7 1 (0.14%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.42%) Radio Access Network
2 9 (1.28%) Firewall
3 6 (0.85%) DNS
3 6 (0.85%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (0.71%) DHCP
4 5 (0.71%) HTTP
4 5 (0.71%) LAN
4 5 (0.71%) WAN
5 4 (0.57%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.43%) Internet
6 3 (0.43%) SAN
6 3 (0.43%) Skype
7 2 (0.28%) Ethernet
7 2 (0.28%) IPsec
7 2 (0.28%) Kerberos
7 2 (0.28%) OSPF
7 2 (0.28%) SSL
7 2 (0.28%) Structured Cabling
7 2 (0.28%) VoIP
8 1 (0.14%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (1.85%) Relational Database
2 5 (0.71%) SAP BW
2 5 (0.71%) SAP HANA
3 4 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (0.57%) MySQL
3 4 (0.57%) SQL Server
4 3 (0.43%) Big Data
5 2 (0.28%) Data Lake
6 1 (0.14%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.14%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.14%) MS Access
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.14%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.14%) Qlik Sense
6 1 (0.14%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 22 (3.13%) JIRA
2 4 (0.57%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (0.14%) CA Gen
3 1 (0.14%) JIRA Agile
3 1 (0.14%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (0.14%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.14%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.14%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (0.14%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 155 (22.05%) Finance
2 55 (7.82%) Telecoms
3 45 (6.40%) Banking
4 35 (4.98%) Retail
5 19 (2.70%) Marketing
6 15 (2.13%) Law
7 13 (1.85%) Billing
8 11 (1.56%) Legal
9 9 (1.28%) Retail Banking
10 6 (0.85%) Games
10 6 (0.85%) Manufacturing
10 6 (0.85%) Publishing
11 5 (0.71%) Electronics
11 5 (0.71%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.57%) Automotive
12 4 (0.57%) French Language
12 4 (0.57%) Investment Banking
13 3 (0.43%) Advertising
13 3 (0.43%) Online Betting
14 2 (0.28%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (1.71%) Web Services
2 10 (1.42%) Velocity
3 7 (1.00%) .NET
4 4 (0.57%) Middleware
5 3 (0.43%) JSON
5 3 (0.43%) RESTful
5 3 (0.43%) Spring
5 3 (0.43%) XML
6 2 (0.28%) .NET Framework
6 2 (0.28%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.28%) ASP.NET Core
6 2 (0.28%) COM
6 2 (0.28%) Entity Framework
6 2 (0.28%) J2EE
6 2 (0.28%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (0.28%) SAML
7 1 (0.14%) EDI
7 1 (0.14%) HTML
7 1 (0.14%) IBM Integration Bus
7 1 (0.14%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (3.70%) Data Centre
2 23 (3.27%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (1.85%) Virtual Team
4 10 (1.42%) User Experience
4 10 (1.42%) Wiki
5 7 (1.00%) PMI
6 6 (0.85%) Management Information System
6 6 (0.85%) NHS
7 4 (0.57%) CMDB
7 4 (0.57%) Mobile App
8 3 (0.43%) Computer Science
8 3 (0.43%) Driving Licence
8 3 (0.43%) Online Games
8 3 (0.43%) Smart Meter
9 2 (0.28%) Contactless
9 2 (0.28%) IVR
9 2 (0.28%) Life Science
9 2 (0.28%) Reinsurance
9 2 (0.28%) Social Media
9 2 (0.28%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 37 (5.26%) Windows
2 20 (2.84%) Linux
3 12 (1.71%) Unix
4 3 (0.43%) Android
4 3 (0.43%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.28%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.28%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.14%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.14%) MVS
6 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 303 (43.10%) Agile Software Development
2 251 (35.70%) Service Delivery
3 218 (31.01%) Project Management
4 140 (19.91%) ITIL
5 129 (18.35%) Stakeholder Management
6 103 (14.65%) PRINCE2
7 99 (14.08%) Scrum
8 93 (13.23%) Service Management
9 64 (9.10%) Waterfall
10 55 (7.82%) Agile Project Management
11 46 (6.54%) Continuous Improvement
12 42 (5.97%) Change Management
12 42 (5.97%) User Stories
13 41 (5.83%) Coaching
14 40 (5.69%) Programme Management
14 40 (5.69%) Risk Management
15 39 (5.55%) ITIL V3
16 38 (5.41%) Mentoring
17 37 (5.26%) E-Commerce
17 37 (5.26%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (3.41%) Java
2 7 (1.00%) C
3 6 (0.85%) SQL
4 4 (0.57%) C#
4 4 (0.57%) C++
4 4 (0.57%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.28%) PHP
6 1 (0.14%) Apex Code
6 1 (0.14%) Ruby
6 1 (0.14%) Scala
Qualifications
1 86 (12.23%) Security Cleared
2 62 (8.82%) SC Cleared
3 25 (3.56%) ITIL Certification
4 24 (3.41%) Degree
5 21 (2.99%) APMP
5 21 (2.99%) BPSS Clearance
5 21 (2.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 18 (2.56%) PMP
7 17 (2.42%) PMI Certification
8 15 (2.13%) ISEB
9 7 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 6 (0.85%) DV Cleared
11 4 (0.57%) CIPD
12 3 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (0.43%) CTC Cleared
13 2 (0.28%) BC Cleared
13 2 (0.28%) CCNA
13 2 (0.28%) CCNP
13 2 (0.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 1 (0.14%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (7.40%) SLA
2 17 (2.42%) QA
3 14 (1.99%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.28%) GAAP
4 2 (0.28%) GAMP
4 2 (0.28%) GxP
4 2 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.28%) ISO22301
4 2 (0.28%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.14%) Basel III
5 1 (0.14%) COBIT
5 1 (0.14%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.14%) MiFID
5 1 (0.14%) PMBOK
System Software
1 12 (1.71%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.00%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.14%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.14%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (0.28%) AirWatch
1 2 (0.28%) Ansible
1 2 (0.28%) Microsoft Intune
1 2 (0.28%) Puppet
1 2 (0.28%) SCCM
2 1 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.14%) vRealize
Vendors
1 50 (7.11%) Microsoft
2 28 (3.98%) SAP
3 23 (3.27%) Oracle
4 14 (1.99%) Cisco
5 11 (1.56%) Citrix
6 10 (1.42%) Huawei
7 8 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (1.00%) Remedy
8 7 (1.00%) ServiceNow
9 6 (0.85%) Ericsson
9 6 (0.85%) hybris
10 5 (0.71%) BT
10 5 (0.71%) CyberArk
10 5 (0.71%) VMware
11 4 (0.57%) CheckPoint
11 4 (0.57%) Pega
12 3 (0.43%) Apple
13 2 (0.28%) Adobe
13 2 (0.28%) HP
13 2 (0.28%) Hyperion
North London
Plan-net
Rate: Competitive rate
Posted: 13 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
AdRoc Group
Rate: £575 - £650 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £475 - £510 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Plymouth, Devon
Oscar
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 14 hours ago
City of London
British Red Cross
Rate: £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Rate: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Montash
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago