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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Delivery Manager
Rank 277 326 319
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Delivery Manager 462 359 342
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.87% 0.64% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 0.68% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 238 198
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £624 £600 £526
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £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
50276 53000 51116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.79% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 32796 33319 31430
Median daily rate £425 £400 £397
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1494 2025 2060
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £39.43
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

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 26 June 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
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 26 June 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
(Click see detailed
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 +45 441 £475 +5.55% 80
London +68 210 £500 +5.26% 36
North West +40 72 £500 +72.41% 10
South East +5 67 £416 -2.05% 11
Lancashire - 28 £500 - 1
Blackpool - 27 £500 -
West Midlands -10 26 £428 +3.63% 5
Berkshire -16 26 £400 -1.23% 1
City of London +22 22 £500 +5.26% 10
South West -1 22 £569 +22.97% 1
Cheshire +13 20 £600 - 1
Yorkshire -28 19 £400 -5.88% 7
Reading +1 15 £420 +5.00%
West Yorkshire -17 15 £375 -10.17% 5
East Midlands +8 14 £375 -9.85% 5
Leeds -21 14 £388 -7.18% 3
Warrington - 14 £600 - 1
Milton Keynes +27 13 £406 +1.38% 1
Buckinghamshire +22 13 £406 +1.38% 1
Scotland -4 13 £450 +5.63% 3
East of England +13 11 £525 +13.51% 3
Nottinghamshire +10 11 £375 -8.08% 2
Edinburgh -7 11 £450 +5.38% 2
Manchester -14 11 £450 +56.52% 6
Nottingham +8 10 £375 -8.08% 1
Hampshire +2 9 £473 +5.00% 2
Surrey -2 9 £500 +14.28% 4
Bristol +11 7 £585 +37.64% 1
Birmingham -9 7 £430 +4.24% 4
South Yorkshire 0 5 £463 -11.90%

Delivery Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 370 (40.22%) Agile Software Development
2 319 (34.67%) Project Management
3 299 (32.50%) Service Delivery
4 213 (23.15%) Finance
5 204 (22.17%) ITIL
6 145 (15.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 143 (15.54%) Service Management
8 142 (15.43%) Security Cleared
9 114 (12.39%) PRINCE2
10 108 (11.74%) User Stories
11 98 (10.65%) Agile Project Management
12 93 (10.11%) Scrum
13 87 (9.46%) SC Cleared
14 81 (8.80%) Waterfall
15 70 (7.61%) Risk Management
16 68 (7.39%) Telecoms
16 68 (7.39%) Banking
17 64 (6.96%) Supplier Management
18 62 (6.74%) Mentoring
19 53 (5.76%) Migration
20 52 (5.65%) Change Management
21 50 (5.43%) Software Delivery
22 47 (5.11%) Continuous Improvement
23 46 (5.00%) SLA
24 45 (4.89%) Microsoft
24 45 (4.89%) ITIL Certification
25 39 (4.24%) Programme Management
26 38 (4.13%) Retail
27 37 (4.02%) JIRA
28 36 (3.91%) Kanban

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 23 (2.50%) SharePoint
2 11 (1.20%) Confluence
3 10 (1.09%) CMS
3 10 (1.09%) Tuxedo
4 8 (0.87%) Skype for Business
5 7 (0.76%) Apache
6 6 (0.65%) WebSphere
7 5 (0.54%) Drupal
7 5 (0.54%) IBM Notes
8 4 (0.43%) WebLogic
9 3 (0.33%) MS Exchange
9 3 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (0.22%) CICS
10 2 (0.22%) IBM HTTP Server
10 2 (0.22%) iPlanet
10 2 (0.22%) JBoss
10 2 (0.22%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 2 (0.22%) SAS
10 2 (0.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 27 (2.93%) MS Excel
2 19 (2.07%) MS Office
3 16 (1.74%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (0.87%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.65%) MS Project
6 2 (0.22%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.54%) SAP CO
1 5 (0.54%) SAP FI
1 5 (0.54%) SAP FI/CO
2 4 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.11%) CA PPM
5 1 (0.11%) Infor LN
5 1 (0.11%) Magento
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.11%) Orchard Housing
5 1 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.11%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.11%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 20 (2.17%) Office 365
2 3 (0.33%) SaaS
3 1 (0.11%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.11%) PaaS
3 1 (0.11%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.11%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.52%) Radio Access Network
2 12 (1.30%) Intranet
3 10 (1.09%) 3G
4 9 (0.98%) 2G
4 9 (0.98%) 4G
4 9 (0.98%) Internet
4 9 (0.98%) Wi-Fi
5 8 (0.87%) Firewall
6 6 (0.65%) Wireless
7 5 (0.54%) LAN
7 5 (0.54%) MPLS
8 4 (0.43%) DHCP
8 4 (0.43%) DNS
8 4 (0.43%) Extranet
8 4 (0.43%) LTE
8 4 (0.43%) SDH
8 4 (0.43%) VoIP
8 4 (0.43%) WAN
9 3 (0.33%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (0.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (1.30%) SQL Server
2 9 (0.98%) Big Data
3 5 (0.54%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (0.43%) GIS
5 3 (0.33%) Data Mining
5 3 (0.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (0.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.22%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.22%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.22%) SAP BI
7 1 (0.11%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.11%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.11%) Electronic Patient Records
7 1 (0.11%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.11%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.11%) NonStop SQL
7 1 (0.11%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.11%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 37 (4.02%) JIRA
2 7 (0.76%) Jenkins
3 3 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.22%) Bitbucket
4 2 (0.22%) Gradle
4 2 (0.22%) Introscope
4 2 (0.22%) Maven
5 1 (0.11%) JIRA Agile
General
1 213 (23.15%) Finance
2 68 (7.39%) Banking
2 68 (7.39%) Telecoms
3 38 (4.13%) Retail
4 13 (1.41%) Investment Banking
4 13 (1.41%) Legal
5 10 (1.09%) Law
6 9 (0.98%) Billing
6 9 (0.98%) Marketing
7 7 (0.76%) Financial Institution
7 7 (0.76%) Games
7 7 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
7 7 (0.76%) Retail Banking
8 5 (0.54%) Advertising
8 5 (0.54%) Back Office
9 4 (0.43%) French Language
9 4 (0.43%) Front Office
9 4 (0.43%) Local Government
9 4 (0.43%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.33%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (2.83%) .NET
2 13 (1.41%) Middleware
3 6 (0.65%) Web Services
4 5 (0.54%) XML
5 4 (0.43%) HTML
6 3 (0.33%) EDI
6 3 (0.33%) Node.js
6 3 (0.33%) Velocity
7 2 (0.22%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.22%) AngularJS
7 2 (0.22%) CSS
7 2 (0.22%) FpML
7 2 (0.22%) J2EE
7 2 (0.22%) JSP
8 1 (0.11%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.11%) Express
8 1 (0.11%) MEAN Stack
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (0.11%) Spring
8 1 (0.11%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 31 (3.37%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (2.17%) Data Centre
3 19 (2.07%) Management Information System
4 18 (1.96%) Mainframe
5 14 (1.52%) Wiki
6 13 (1.41%) User Experience
7 12 (1.30%) NHS
8 11 (1.20%) PKI
8 11 (1.20%) Virtual Team
9 10 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
9 10 (1.09%) Visualisation
10 7 (0.76%) PMI
10 7 (0.76%) Video Conferencing
11 6 (0.65%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 6 (0.65%) Performance Metrics
11 6 (0.65%) Smartphone
12 5 (0.54%) Cryptography
12 5 (0.54%) Hedge funds
12 5 (0.54%) Video on Demand
13 4 (0.43%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 29 (3.15%) Linux
2 27 (2.93%) Windows
3 19 (2.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 17 (1.85%) Unix
5 9 (0.98%) VME
5 9 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (0.54%) Apple iOS
6 5 (0.54%) CentOS
6 5 (0.54%) Solaris
7 4 (0.43%) AIX
7 4 (0.43%) Windows Server
8 3 (0.33%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.33%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.22%) HPUX
9 2 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.11%) Android
10 1 (0.11%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 370 (40.22%) Agile Software Development
2 319 (34.67%) Project Management
3 299 (32.50%) Service Delivery
4 204 (22.17%) ITIL
5 145 (15.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 143 (15.54%) Service Management
7 114 (12.39%) PRINCE2
8 108 (11.74%) User Stories
9 98 (10.65%) Agile Project Management
10 93 (10.11%) Scrum
11 81 (8.80%) Waterfall
12 70 (7.61%) Risk Management
13 64 (6.96%) Supplier Management
14 62 (6.74%) Mentoring
15 53 (5.76%) Migration
16 52 (5.65%) Change Management
17 50 (5.43%) Software Delivery
18 47 (5.11%) Continuous Improvement
19 39 (4.24%) Programme Management
20 36 (3.91%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 26 (2.83%) Java
2 16 (1.74%) SQL
3 14 (1.52%) C
4 11 (1.20%) COBOL
5 9 (0.98%) C#
6 8 (0.87%) JavaScript
7 5 (0.54%) Perl
8 3 (0.33%) Ruby
9 2 (0.22%) C++
9 2 (0.22%) Jython
9 2 (0.22%) Korn
9 2 (0.22%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.22%) VBA
10 1 (0.11%) PHP
10 1 (0.11%) Scala
10 1 (0.11%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 142 (15.43%) Security Cleared
2 87 (9.46%) SC Cleared
3 45 (4.89%) ITIL Certification
4 30 (3.26%) BPSS Clearance
5 27 (2.93%) DV Cleared
6 26 (2.83%) Degree
7 16 (1.74%) PMI Certification
8 13 (1.41%) CISMP
9 11 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 9 (0.98%) CISSP
10 9 (0.98%) PMP
10 9 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 7 (0.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 6 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
13 5 (0.54%) BC Cleared
13 5 (0.54%) CCNA
13 5 (0.54%) CTC Cleared
14 4 (0.43%) APMP
14 4 (0.43%) ISEB
15 3 (0.33%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (5.00%) SLA
2 32 (3.48%) Disclosure Scotland
3 18 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (1.63%) QA
5 4 (0.43%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.22%) COBIT
6 2 (0.22%) FATCA
7 1 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.11%) EMIR
7 1 (0.11%) ISO 9002
7 1 (0.11%) RMADS
System Software
1 5 (0.54%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.33%) XenApp
3 2 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.11%) HDFS
4 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.11%) NFS
4 1 (0.11%) Terminal Server
4 1 (0.11%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.11%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 8 (0.87%) Puppet
2 5 (0.54%) AirWatch
2 5 (0.54%) ZABBIX
3 3 (0.33%) Ansible
3 3 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.22%) CA Wily
4 2 (0.22%) SmoothWall
5 1 (0.11%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.11%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 45 (4.89%) Microsoft
2 36 (3.91%) Oracle
3 32 (3.48%) SAP
4 28 (3.04%) ServiceNow
5 20 (2.17%) Red Hat
6 19 (2.07%) Remedy
7 15 (1.63%) HP
8 14 (1.52%) Citrix
9 9 (0.98%) Cisco
9 9 (0.98%) Dynatrace
9 9 (0.98%) Micro Focus
10 8 (0.87%) Huawei
10 8 (0.87%) IBM
11 7 (0.76%) Atlassian
11 7 (0.76%) Progress
12 6 (0.65%) Apple
12 6 (0.65%) TIBCO
13 5 (0.54%) BT
13 5 (0.54%) Lotus
13 5 (0.54%) Verint
South East England
Vivid Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Interquest - IQ Tech
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Gleeson Recruitment Group
Rate: £400 - 450 per day + .
Posted: 3 days ago
Cobham, Surrey
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 3 days ago
London
LA International
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £550 - £620 per day + likelihood of extension
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + Contract
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £550 - £620 per day + a likelihood of extension
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £650 - £750 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
North West
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: Competitive Rate
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £550 - £620 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Rate: From £350 to £425 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TRG
Rate: 400-450 Per Day Senior Delivery Manager
Posted: 25 days ago
Brentford, Middlesex
Randstad Strategic Accounts
Rate: £650 - £725 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Thebes IT
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £300 - £330 per day
Posted: 3 days ago