The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Delivery Manager
Rank 306 301 299
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Delivery Manager 359 317 281
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.67% 0.61% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 0.66% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 192 152
Average daily rate
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£450 £420 £449
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £529 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £407
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £12.50 £71.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -82.45%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £12.50 £85.00
% change year-on-year
- -85.29%

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
49496 48382 42407
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.36% 92.51% 92.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 30854 29920 24330
Average daily rate £400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £228 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1937 1986 2076
Average hourly rate £16.60 £17.00 £18.26
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.35% -6.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £40.00 £41.77
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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 2 June 2015.

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 2 June 2015. 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 +15 343 £450 +9.09% 87
London +40 140 £475 +11.76% 37
South East -6 79 £415 -7.77% 21
Berkshire +3 42 £410 +2.50% 5
Yorkshire +1 38 £425 +14.86% 5
West Yorkshire +2 33 £425 +16.43% 3
City of London +12 32 £475 +11.76% 17
Leeds -3 22 £420 +15.06% 2
East of England +4 21 £450 - 3
South West -5 17 £445 +7.93% 5
West Midlands -3 14 £429 +31.92% 3
Hampshire +6 11 £438 +3.55% 5
Birmingham +1 10 £413 +17.85% 3
East Midlands -7 10 £408 +48.36% 4
North West -24 10 £303 -36.31% 8
Surrey -1 9 £413 -17.50% 7
Reading -11 9 £405 - 2
Buckinghamshire 0 8 £400 -15.78% 1
Hertfordshire -2 8 £519 +82.01% 2
Northampton +3 7 £425 - 1
Northamptonshire +2 7 £425 - 2
Manchester -7 7 £290 -8.66% 7
Scotland -18 7 £426 +13.60% 1
Edinburgh 0 6 £427 +0.47% 1
Bristol -6 6 £425 +30.46%
Wiltshire -1 5 £448 +6.54% 3
Oxfordshire - 5 £450 - 2
Oxford - 5 £450 - 2
Cambridgeshire +4 4 £338 -
Sheffield -3 4 £450 +12.50%

Delivery Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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.

1 302 (37.89%) Service Delivery
2 266 (33.38%) Project Management
3 227 (28.48%) Agile Software Development
4 210 (26.35%) ITIL
5 203 (25.47%) Finance
6 129 (16.19%) Service Management
7 112 (14.05%) Stakeholder Management
7 112 (14.05%) PRINCE2
8 108 (13.55%) Telecoms
9 101 (12.67%) Scrum
10 76 (9.54%) SLA
11 65 (8.16%) Security Cleared
12 62 (7.78%) Banking
13 52 (6.52%) Software Delivery
14 51 (6.40%) Retail
14 51 (6.40%) ITIL Certification
15 50 (6.27%) Change Management
15 50 (6.27%) Coaching
16 48 (6.02%) Mentoring
17 46 (5.77%) Agile Project Management
18 45 (5.65%) User Stories
18 45 (5.65%) ITSM
19 44 (5.52%) SC Cleared
20 42 (5.27%) SAP
21 40 (5.02%) Microsoft
21 40 (5.02%) Waterfall
22 34 (4.27%) Release Management
23 33 (4.14%) E-Commerce
23 33 (4.14%) Line Management
23 33 (4.14%) Analytical Skills

Delivery Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 11 (1.38%) SharePoint
2 8 (1.00%) CMS
3 6 (0.75%) SAS
4 5 (0.63%) WebSphere
4 5 (0.63%) Umbraco
5 4 (0.50%) Node.js
5 4 (0.50%) IIS
5 4 (0.50%) Apache
6 3 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (0.38%) Confluence
7 2 (0.25%) Lync
7 2 (0.25%) MQSeries
7 2 (0.25%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.13%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.13%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.13%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.13%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 24 (3.01%) MS Office
2 22 (2.76%) MS Excel
3 15 (1.88%) MS Project
4 9 (1.13%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (1.00%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.63%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.13%) S-PLUS
8 1 (0.13%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 9 (1.13%) SAP BPC
2 7 (0.88%) SAP FSCM
3 5 (0.63%) SAP ERP
4 4 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.50%) SAP FI
4 4 (0.50%) SAP FI/CO
4 4 (0.50%) SAP CO
4 4 (0.50%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.25%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (0.13%) SAP PM
6 1 (0.13%) Maximo
6 1 (0.13%) Endur
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.13%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.13%) Misys Midas
6 1 (0.13%) SAP EHS
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.75%) SaaS
2 5 (0.63%) Office 365
2 5 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (0.63%) Adobe Analytics
3 3 (0.38%) GitHub
4 2 (0.25%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (3.26%) 3G
2 25 (3.14%) 4G
3 23 (2.89%) 2G
4 20 (2.51%) LTE
5 19 (2.38%) Wireless
6 13 (1.63%) Radio Access Network
7 12 (1.51%) WAN
8 11 (1.38%) LAN
8 11 (1.38%) SDH
9 7 (0.88%) Internet
9 7 (0.88%) Unified Communications
10 6 (0.75%) Skype
11 5 (0.63%) VPN
11 5 (0.63%) Cisco ICM
12 4 (0.50%) UMTS
12 4 (0.50%) TCP/IP
12 4 (0.50%) GSM
12 4 (0.50%) Intranet
12 4 (0.50%) SAN
13 3 (0.38%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (1.76%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (1.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 7 (0.88%) Relational Database
3 7 (0.88%) SQL Server
3 7 (0.88%) SAP BW
4 6 (0.75%) RDBMS
5 5 (0.63%) Big Data
6 4 (0.50%) Hadoop
6 4 (0.50%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (0.38%) Redis
7 3 (0.38%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (0.38%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (0.38%) Base SAS
8 2 (0.25%) Apache Hive
8 2 (0.25%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (0.25%) Impala
9 1 (0.13%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.13%) DB2
9 1 (0.13%) OLAP
9 1 (0.13%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 7 (0.88%) JIRA
2 6 (0.75%) Git (software)
3 4 (0.50%) Cucumber
4 3 (0.38%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.13%) Maven
5 1 (0.13%) Lombardi
5 1 (0.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 203 (25.47%) Finance
2 108 (13.55%) Telecoms
3 62 (7.78%) Banking
4 51 (6.40%) Retail
5 16 (2.01%) Legal
6 13 (1.63%) Retail Banking
7 12 (1.51%) Law
8 10 (1.25%) Billing
8 10 (1.25%) Investment Banking
9 9 (1.13%) Marketing
10 7 (0.88%) Manufacturing
11 6 (0.75%) Front Office
11 6 (0.75%) Back Office
11 6 (0.75%) Advertising
11 6 (0.75%) Games
12 4 (0.50%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.50%) Publishing
13 3 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.38%) French Language
13 3 (0.38%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (1.13%) .NET
2 8 (1.00%) CSS
2 8 (1.00%) HTML
3 5 (0.63%) Flash
3 5 (0.63%) J2EE
4 4 (0.50%) RESTful
4 4 (0.50%) Middleware
5 3 (0.38%) Flask
5 3 (0.38%) Leaflet
5 3 (0.38%) Web Services
5 3 (0.38%) XML
5 3 (0.38%) XSD
5 3 (0.38%) XSLT
5 3 (0.38%) Ruby on Rails
5 3 (0.38%) JSON
6 2 (0.25%) Velocity
6 2 (0.25%) EDI
6 2 (0.25%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (0.13%) Hibernate
7 1 (0.13%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 33 (4.14%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (3.76%) Management Information System
3 23 (2.89%) PMI
4 21 (2.63%) NHS
5 16 (2.01%) Data Centre
6 7 (0.88%) Data Structures
6 7 (0.88%) Mobile App
7 6 (0.75%) Statistics
7 6 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (0.63%) Equities
8 5 (0.63%) Data Integration
9 4 (0.50%) Kindle
9 4 (0.50%) Market Risk
9 4 (0.50%) Credit Risk
9 4 (0.50%) Fat Client
9 4 (0.50%) Computer Science
9 4 (0.50%) Derivative
9 4 (0.50%) Thin Client
9 4 (0.50%) Fixed Income
10 3 (0.38%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 27 (3.39%) Windows
2 12 (1.51%) Linux
3 10 (1.25%) Windows 7
4 7 (0.88%) UNIX
5 4 (0.50%) Windows XP
6 3 (0.38%) Windows 8
6 3 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.25%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.25%) Android
7 2 (0.25%) Solaris
7 2 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.13%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.13%) CentOS
8 1 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 302 (37.89%) Service Delivery
2 266 (33.38%) Project Management
3 227 (28.48%) Agile Software Development
4 210 (26.35%) ITIL
5 129 (16.19%) Service Management
6 112 (14.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 112 (14.05%) PRINCE2
7 101 (12.67%) Scrum
8 52 (6.52%) Software Delivery
9 50 (6.27%) Change Management
9 50 (6.27%) Coaching
10 48 (6.02%) Mentoring
11 46 (5.77%) Agile Project Management
12 45 (5.65%) User Stories
12 45 (5.65%) ITSM
13 40 (5.02%) Waterfall
14 34 (4.27%) Release Management
15 33 (4.14%) E-Commerce
15 33 (4.14%) Line Management
16 32 (4.02%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 25 (3.14%) Java
2 18 (2.26%) SQL
3 16 (2.01%) C
4 10 (1.25%) Ruby
4 10 (1.25%) C#
5 9 (1.13%) JavaScript
6 7 (0.88%) Python
7 3 (0.38%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.25%) Scala
8 2 (0.25%) PHP
9 1 (0.13%) VB
9 1 (0.13%) Perl
9 1 (0.13%) COBOL
9 1 (0.13%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 65 (8.16%) Security Cleared
2 51 (6.40%) ITIL Certification
3 44 (5.52%) SC Cleared
4 31 (3.89%) PMI Certification
4 31 (3.89%) Degree
5 22 (2.76%) DV Cleared
6 12 (1.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 11 (1.38%) CCNA
7 11 (1.38%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (1.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 9 (1.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 8 (1.00%) PMP
9 8 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (1.00%) MCSE
10 4 (0.50%) APMP
10 4 (0.50%) HNC
11 3 (0.38%) CISM
11 3 (0.38%) CISSP
12 2 (0.25%) CTC Cleared
12 2 (0.25%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (9.54%) SLA
2 21 (2.63%) QA
3 5 (0.63%) ISO 9001
3 5 (0.63%) MiFID
3 5 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.50%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.50%) EMIR
5 2 (0.25%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.13%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.13%) GAMP
6 1 (0.13%) GMP
6 1 (0.13%) COBIT
System Software
1 12 (1.51%) NFS
2 6 (0.75%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.25%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 2 (0.25%) Firmware
4 2 (0.25%) Apache Flume
4 2 (0.25%) HDFS
5 1 (0.13%) Xen
5 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 10 (1.25%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.38%) Ansible
2 3 (0.38%) OVSD
2 3 (0.38%) SCCM
3 2 (0.25%) Cisco UCCE
3 2 (0.25%) Oozie
4 1 (0.13%) Cisco IPCC
4 1 (0.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 42 (5.27%) SAP
2 40 (5.02%) Microsoft
3 27 (3.39%) Amdocs
4 21 (2.63%) Cisco
5 18 (2.26%) Oracle
6 12 (1.51%) VMware
7 8 (1.00%) Ericsson
7 8 (1.00%) Citrix
8 7 (0.88%) PeopleSoft
8 7 (0.88%) Adobe
9 6 (0.75%) HP
9 6 (0.75%) Tableau
10 5 (0.63%) IBM
10 5 (0.63%) Google
10 5 (0.63%) Huawei
10 5 (0.63%) EPiServer
11 4 (0.50%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
11 4 (0.50%) Avaya
12 3 (0.38%) Ab Initio
12 3 (0.38%) Salesforce.com
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