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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Delivery Manager
Rank 265 315 333
Rank change year-on-year
+50 +18
Contract jobs requiring a Delivery Manager 498 363 310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.91% 0.67% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 0.70% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 330 238 187
Median daily rate £475 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £341 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £20.50 - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 - £12.50

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
51683 51537 49827
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.72% 94.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 33740 31811 30809
Median daily rate £425 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1490 2054 2097
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.50 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 +52 468 £475 +5.55% 98
London +27 180 £500 +5.26% 46
North West +56 81 £550 +74.60% 11
South East -16 80 £425 +2.40% 14
Yorkshire +18 43 £450 +5.88% 5
West Yorkshire +8 37 £475 +11.76% 5
Berkshire -16 36 £410 - 3
Leeds +13 31 £500 +17.64% 5
Cheshire +17 29 £575 - 1
South West 0 27 £563 +20.83% 11
Warrington +10 24 £600 - 1
West Midlands -1 24 £430 +0.29% 6
Reading +11 23 £420 +2.43% 2
Lancashire +21 21 £550 -
Blackpool - 20 £550 -
East Midlands +21 18 £381 -6.55% 3
Manchester -5 18 £425 +23.18% 10
City of London +22 17 £475 -5.00% 9
Nottinghamshire +11 15 £381 -4.68%
Scotland -9 15 £505 +18.82% 10
North East -33 14 £525 +10.52%
Edinburgh +5 13 £550 +33.01% 6
Tyne and Wear -36 13 £600 +14.28%
Buckinghamshire +14 12 £403 +0.75% 2
Milton Keynes +13 12 £403 +0.75% 1
Nottingham +8 12 £381 -4.68%
Newcastle upon Tyne -35 12 £525 -
Surrey -6 11 £488 +18.18% 4
Bristol +4 10 £575 +35.29% 4
Hampshire -6 9 £575 +35.29% 1

Delivery Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 346 (39.41%) Agile Software Development
2 321 (36.56%) Project Management
3 264 (30.07%) Service Delivery
4 205 (23.35%) Finance
5 166 (18.91%) ITIL
6 138 (15.72%) Security Cleared
7 116 (13.21%) User Stories
7 116 (13.21%) Stakeholder Management
8 113 (12.87%) PRINCE2
9 103 (11.73%) Service Management
10 98 (11.16%) Scrum
11 93 (10.59%) Agile Project Management
12 92 (10.48%) Waterfall
13 84 (9.57%) SC Cleared
14 82 (9.34%) Risk Management
15 74 (8.43%) Banking
16 72 (8.20%) Telecoms
17 68 (7.74%) Supplier Management
18 58 (6.61%) Mentoring
19 49 (5.58%) Change Management
19 49 (5.58%) Continuous Improvement
19 49 (5.58%) Software Delivery
20 48 (5.47%) Migration
21 43 (4.90%) Retail
22 42 (4.78%) Oracle
23 41 (4.67%) ITIL Certification
24 39 (4.44%) Programme Management
24 39 (4.44%) Kanban
25 38 (4.33%) SLA
26 37 (4.21%) JIRA

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 21 (2.39%) SharePoint
2 12 (1.37%) Confluence
3 10 (1.14%) CMS
3 10 (1.14%) Tuxedo
4 9 (1.03%) Apache
5 6 (0.68%) WebLogic
5 6 (0.68%) WebSphere
6 5 (0.57%) IBM Notes
6 5 (0.57%) JBoss
7 4 (0.46%) IBM HTTP Server
7 4 (0.46%) iPlanet
7 4 (0.46%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 4 (0.46%) Tomcat
7 4 (0.46%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (0.34%) MS Exchange
8 3 (0.34%) Node.js
8 3 (0.34%) SAS
8 3 (0.34%) Skype for Business
9 2 (0.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 20 (2.28%) MS Excel
2 18 (2.05%) MS Office
3 12 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (0.80%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.68%) MS Project
6 3 (0.34%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.57%) SAP CO
1 5 (0.57%) SAP FI
1 5 (0.57%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.11%) CA PPM
4 1 (0.11%) Infor LN
4 1 (0.11%) Magento
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.11%) Orchard Housing
4 1 (0.11%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.11%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 20 (2.28%) Office 365
2 3 (0.34%) SaaS
3 1 (0.11%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.11%) HP Helion
3 1 (0.11%) PaaS
3 1 (0.11%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.11%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.59%) Radio Access Network
2 11 (1.25%) 3G
2 11 (1.25%) Intranet
3 10 (1.14%) 2G
3 10 (1.14%) Internet
4 9 (1.03%) 4G
5 7 (0.80%) Firewall
6 6 (0.68%) LAN
6 6 (0.68%) Wireless
7 5 (0.57%) GSM
7 5 (0.57%) MPLS
7 5 (0.57%) WAN
8 4 (0.46%) DHCP
8 4 (0.46%) DNS
8 4 (0.46%) Extranet
8 4 (0.46%) HTTP
8 4 (0.46%) SDH
8 4 (0.46%) SSL
8 4 (0.46%) VoIP
9 3 (0.34%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (1.25%) SQL Server
2 10 (1.14%) Big Data
3 6 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (0.46%) GIS
5 3 (0.34%) Data Mining
5 3 (0.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.23%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.23%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.23%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.23%) SAP BI
7 1 (0.11%) Apache Hive
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 (4.21%) JIRA
2 7 (0.80%) Jenkins
3 4 (0.46%) Introscope
4 2 (0.23%) Bitbucket
4 2 (0.23%) Gradle
4 2 (0.23%) Maven
5 1 (0.11%) JIRA Agile
5 1 (0.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 205 (23.35%) Finance
2 74 (8.43%) Banking
3 72 (8.20%) Telecoms
4 43 (4.90%) Retail
5 15 (1.71%) Investment Banking
6 11 (1.25%) Billing
6 11 (1.25%) Legal
6 11 (1.25%) Retail Banking
7 9 (1.03%) Marketing
8 8 (0.91%) Law
8 8 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
9 7 (0.80%) Games
10 5 (0.57%) Back Office
11 4 (0.46%) Advertising
11 4 (0.46%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.46%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.34%) Electronics
12 3 (0.34%) French Language
12 3 (0.34%) Front Office
12 3 (0.34%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (3.08%) .NET
2 8 (0.91%) Middleware
3 6 (0.68%) Web Services
4 5 (0.57%) XML
5 3 (0.34%) EDI
5 3 (0.34%) HTML
5 3 (0.34%) Velocity
6 2 (0.23%) AngularJS
6 2 (0.23%) FpML
6 2 (0.23%) J2EE
6 2 (0.23%) JSP
7 1 (0.11%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.11%) CSS
7 1 (0.11%) Express
7 1 (0.11%) MEAN Stack
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (0.11%) RESTful
7 1 (0.11%) Spring
7 1 (0.11%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 25 (2.85%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (2.39%) Data Centre
3 20 (2.28%) Management Information System
4 15 (1.71%) Mainframe
5 14 (1.59%) User Experience
5 14 (1.59%) Wiki
6 13 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
7 11 (1.25%) NHS
7 11 (1.25%) PKI
8 10 (1.14%) Visualisation
9 7 (0.80%) PMI
9 7 (0.80%) Video Conferencing
10 6 (0.68%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 5 (0.57%) Cryptography
11 5 (0.57%) Video on Demand
12 4 (0.46%) FMCG
13 3 (0.34%) Data Protection Act
13 3 (0.34%) Derivative
13 3 (0.34%) Hedge funds
13 3 (0.34%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 30 (3.42%) Linux
2 22 (2.51%) Windows
3 21 (2.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 17 (1.94%) Unix
5 9 (1.03%) VME
5 9 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (0.68%) AIX
7 5 (0.57%) CentOS
7 5 (0.57%) Solaris
8 4 (0.46%) Windows Server
9 3 (0.34%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.23%) HPUX
10 2 (0.23%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.11%) Android
11 1 (0.11%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.11%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.11%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 346 (39.41%) Agile Software Development
2 321 (36.56%) Project Management
3 264 (30.07%) Service Delivery
4 166 (18.91%) ITIL
5 116 (13.21%) Stakeholder Management
5 116 (13.21%) User Stories
6 113 (12.87%) PRINCE2
7 103 (11.73%) Service Management
8 98 (11.16%) Scrum
9 93 (10.59%) Agile Project Management
10 92 (10.48%) Waterfall
11 82 (9.34%) Risk Management
12 68 (7.74%) Supplier Management
13 58 (6.61%) Mentoring
14 49 (5.58%) Change Management
14 49 (5.58%) Continuous Improvement
14 49 (5.58%) Software Delivery
15 48 (5.47%) Migration
16 39 (4.44%) Kanban
16 39 (4.44%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (3.08%) Java
2 16 (1.82%) C
2 16 (1.82%) SQL
3 11 (1.25%) COBOL
4 8 (0.91%) C#
5 7 (0.80%) JavaScript
5 7 (0.80%) Perl
6 4 (0.46%) Jython
6 4 (0.46%) Korn
6 4 (0.46%) Shell Script
7 3 (0.34%) C++
7 3 (0.34%) Ruby
8 2 (0.23%) VBA
9 1 (0.11%) PHP
9 1 (0.11%) Scala
9 1 (0.11%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 138 (15.72%) Security Cleared
2 84 (9.57%) SC Cleared
3 41 (4.67%) ITIL Certification
4 29 (3.30%) DV Cleared
5 27 (3.08%) BPSS Clearance
6 22 (2.51%) Degree
7 15 (1.71%) PMI Certification
8 13 (1.48%) CISMP
8 13 (1.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 10 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 8 (0.91%) CISSP
10 8 (0.91%) PMP
11 7 (0.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 6 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
13 5 (0.57%) CCNA
13 5 (0.57%) CTC Cleared
14 4 (0.46%) APMP
14 4 (0.46%) BC Cleared
15 3 (0.34%) MBA
16 2 (0.23%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (4.33%) SLA
2 33 (3.76%) Disclosure Scotland
3 19 (2.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (1.48%) QA
5 4 (0.46%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.23%) COBIT
6 2 (0.23%) FATCA
7 1 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.11%) EMIR
7 1 (0.11%) ISO 9002
7 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.11%) RMADS
System Software
1 5 (0.57%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.34%) XenApp
3 1 (0.11%) HDFS
3 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (0.11%) NFS
3 1 (0.11%) Terminal Server
3 1 (0.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (0.91%) Puppet
2 5 (0.57%) ZABBIX
3 4 (0.46%) CA Wily
4 3 (0.34%) Ansible
4 3 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.23%) SmoothWall
6 1 (0.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 42 (4.78%) Oracle
2 35 (3.99%) Microsoft
3 32 (3.64%) SAP
4 26 (2.96%) ServiceNow
5 22 (2.51%) Red Hat
6 15 (1.71%) Remedy
7 11 (1.25%) HP
8 10 (1.14%) Huawei
8 10 (1.14%) IBM
9 9 (1.03%) Dynatrace
9 9 (1.03%) Micro Focus
10 8 (0.91%) Cisco
10 8 (0.91%) Citrix
11 7 (0.80%) Atlassian
11 7 (0.80%) Progress
12 6 (0.68%) BT
13 5 (0.57%) CA
13 5 (0.57%) Lotus
13 5 (0.57%) Sun
13 5 (0.57%) TIBCO
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Westbourne Partners
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 13 hours ago
Brentford, Middlesex
PMC retail
Rate: Excellent Day Rate - 6 month Service Delivery Manager Retail Contract
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Volt
Rate: £700.00 - £800.00 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Red10
Rate: £500 - £550 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Premier IT
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Michael Page Technology
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Real Staffing
Rate: £500 - £550 per day + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
IQ Telecom
Rate: £290 - £300 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Falkirk
Cathcart Associates
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
EE
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago