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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Delivery Manager
Rank 283 260 343
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +83
Contract jobs requiring a Delivery Manager 445 523 324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.83% 0.90% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 0.95% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 302 362 202
Median daily rate £475 £463 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £350 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £622 £637 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £469 £425
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 4
Median hourly rate £101.25 £30.00 £20.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+237.50% +49.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.25 £24.30 £13.36
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £170.25 £37.10 £113.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £187.50 £30.00 £20.10
% change year-on-year
+525.00% +49.29%

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
50559 55175 53302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.96% 93.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 33062 35242 32521
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1693 2081 2120
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.37 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 28 September 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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Delivery Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Delivery Manager Hourly Rate Histogram 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 28 September 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 -5 426 £475 +1.06% 49
London +10 197 £500 +8.45% 20
South East -40 51 £425 -5.55% 8
West Midlands +16 46 £419 -2.61% 1
North West -18 39 £500 +11.11% 5
East of England +18 32 £475 -6.17% 3
Cheshire +10 24 £500 -4.76% 1
Warrington +22 22 £500 -6.10% 1
South West +13 22 £450 +3.15% 4
Yorkshire -20 20 £413 -23.61% 3
Telford -10 19 £610 +65.98%
Shropshire -13 19 £610 +65.98%
City of London +11 16 £425 -7.60% 5
Hampshire +17 15 £413 -8.33% 1
Hertfordshire +13 15 £450 -25.00% 1
Berkshire +10 14 £365 +14.06% 5
Bristol +8 13 £450 +3.15% 1
Scotland -5 12 £350 -11.39% 2
East Midlands -9 11 £485 +16.86% 4
North Yorkshire +13 10 £450 +36.36%
Birmingham 0 10 £250 -44.44%
Manchester -22 10 £416 -4.31% 2
North East -27 10 £504 -12.20% 1
Tyne and Wear -37 9 £504 -12.20%
Newcastle upon Tyne -39 9 £504 -12.20%
Surrey -11 8 £433 -16.62% 1
Suffolk +8 7 £250 -51.21%
Ipswich +3 7 £250 -51.21%
Reading +20 6 £228 -20.86% 2
South Yorkshire +2 6 £425 -17.67%

Delivery Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 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.

1 395 (43.26%) Agile Software Development
2 326 (35.71%) Service Delivery
3 291 (31.87%) Project Management
4 212 (23.22%) ITIL
5 210 (23.00%) Finance
6 151 (16.54%) Security Cleared
7 147 (16.10%) Service Management
8 145 (15.88%) Stakeholder Management
9 108 (11.83%) Scrum
10 107 (11.72%) PRINCE2
11 92 (10.08%) SC Cleared
12 89 (9.75%) Agile Project Management
13 69 (7.56%) User Stories
14 65 (7.12%) Change Management
15 64 (7.01%) SLA
16 62 (6.79%) Waterfall
17 55 (6.02%) Programme Management
18 54 (5.91%) Banking
19 53 (5.81%) Microsoft
20 48 (5.26%) Kanban
20 48 (5.26%) Telecoms
20 48 (5.26%) Mentoring
21 47 (5.15%) Continuous Improvement
22 45 (4.93%) Change Control
23 44 (4.82%) Supplier Management
23 44 (4.82%) Matrix Management
23 44 (4.82%) Risk Management
24 43 (4.71%) ITIL V3
25 42 (4.60%) Migration
25 42 (4.60%) 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 28 (3.07%) SharePoint
2 16 (1.75%) Skype for Business
3 10 (1.10%) Confluence
4 9 (0.99%) CMS
5 5 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (0.55%) Drupal
5 5 (0.55%) MS Exchange
6 4 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (0.22%) IIS
7 2 (0.22%) SAS
7 2 (0.22%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.22%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.22%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.11%) Documentum
8 1 (0.11%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.11%) JBoss
8 1 (0.11%) Liferay
8 1 (0.11%) Mule
Applications
1 36 (3.94%) MS Excel
2 28 (3.07%) MS Office
3 24 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
4 19 (2.08%) MS Visio
5 12 (1.31%) MS Project
6 1 (0.11%) Open Workbench
6 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.77%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.44%) SAP CO
4 4 (0.44%) SAP FI
4 4 (0.44%) SAP FI/CO
4 4 (0.44%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.11%) CA PPM
5 1 (0.11%) Eloqua
5 1 (0.11%) Infor LN
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.11%) Orchard Housing
5 1 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.11%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.11%) SAP hybris
5 1 (0.11%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (1.64%) Office 365
2 10 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
3 9 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.44%) IaaS
4 4 (0.44%) PaaS
4 4 (0.44%) Trello
5 3 (0.33%) SaaS
6 1 (0.11%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.11%) Force.com
6 1 (0.11%) HP Helion
6 1 (0.11%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 20 (2.19%) Wi-Fi
2 12 (1.31%) Radio Access Network
3 7 (0.77%) Firewall
3 7 (0.77%) Intranet
4 5 (0.55%) 3G
4 5 (0.55%) 4G
4 5 (0.55%) Skype
5 4 (0.44%) Unified Communications
5 4 (0.44%) Wireless
6 3 (0.33%) 2G
6 3 (0.33%) Internet
6 3 (0.33%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (0.33%) LTE
6 3 (0.33%) Network Security
6 3 (0.33%) WAN
7 2 (0.22%) Broadband
7 2 (0.22%) FTP
7 2 (0.22%) HTTP
7 2 (0.22%) LAN
7 2 (0.22%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (0.99%) SQL Server
2 8 (0.88%) Big Data
3 4 (0.44%) Data Mining
3 4 (0.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (0.44%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (0.33%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (0.33%) GIS
4 3 (0.33%) QlikView
5 2 (0.22%) Adabas
5 2 (0.22%) SAP BI
6 1 (0.11%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.11%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.11%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.11%) MySQL
6 1 (0.11%) NonStop SQL
6 1 (0.11%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.11%) Qlik Sense
6 1 (0.11%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 38 (4.16%) JIRA
2 3 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.22%) Bitbucket
3 2 (0.22%) Gradle
3 2 (0.22%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.22%) Maven
4 1 (0.11%) CA Gen
4 1 (0.11%) JIRA Agile
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle APEX
General
1 210 (23.00%) Finance
2 54 (5.91%) Banking
3 48 (5.26%) Telecoms
4 42 (4.60%) Retail
5 16 (1.75%) Legal
6 15 (1.64%) Financial Institution
6 15 (1.64%) Law
7 14 (1.53%) Billing
8 10 (1.10%) Investment Banking
9 9 (0.99%) Marketing
10 7 (0.77%) French Language
10 7 (0.77%) Pharmaceutical
11 6 (0.66%) Manufacturing
11 6 (0.66%) Retail Banking
12 5 (0.55%) Advertising
13 4 (0.44%) Electronics
13 4 (0.44%) Games
13 4 (0.44%) Local Government
13 4 (0.44%) Publishing
13 4 (0.44%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (1.20%) Web Services
2 10 (1.10%) .NET
3 9 (0.99%) Middleware
3 9 (0.99%) Velocity
4 4 (0.44%) XML
5 3 (0.33%) CSS
5 3 (0.33%) HTML
6 2 (0.22%) .NET Framework
6 2 (0.22%) AngularJS
6 2 (0.22%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.22%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (0.22%) FpML
7 1 (0.11%) COM
7 1 (0.11%) EDI
7 1 (0.11%) J2EE
7 1 (0.11%) jQuery
7 1 (0.11%) Mason
7 1 (0.11%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 40 (4.38%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (3.29%) Data Centre
3 21 (2.30%) Virtual Team
4 17 (1.86%) Wiki
5 15 (1.64%) User Experience
6 14 (1.53%) Management Information System
7 10 (1.10%) Computer Science
7 10 (1.10%) PKI
8 9 (0.99%) Hedge funds
8 9 (0.99%) Mainframe
9 8 (0.88%) Mathematics
9 8 (0.88%) Social Network
10 7 (0.77%) Mobile App
10 7 (0.77%) Performance Metrics
10 7 (0.77%) Video Conferencing
10 7 (0.77%) Visualisation
11 6 (0.66%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 6 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (0.55%) Smartphone
12 5 (0.55%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 33 (3.61%) Windows
2 11 (1.20%) Unix
3 8 (0.88%) Linux
4 6 (0.66%) Windows Server
5 5 (0.55%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.22%) Solaris
6 2 (0.22%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.11%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 395 (43.26%) Agile Software Development
2 326 (35.71%) Service Delivery
3 291 (31.87%) Project Management
4 212 (23.22%) ITIL
5 147 (16.10%) Service Management
6 145 (15.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 108 (11.83%) Scrum
8 107 (11.72%) PRINCE2
9 89 (9.75%) Agile Project Management
10 69 (7.56%) User Stories
11 65 (7.12%) Change Management
12 62 (6.79%) Waterfall
13 55 (6.02%) Programme Management
14 48 (5.26%) Kanban
14 48 (5.26%) Mentoring
15 47 (5.15%) Continuous Improvement
16 45 (4.93%) Change Control
17 44 (4.82%) Matrix Management
17 44 (4.82%) Risk Management
17 44 (4.82%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (2.30%) Java
2 14 (1.53%) SQL
3 9 (0.99%) C
4 5 (0.55%) C#
5 4 (0.44%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.22%) NATURAL
7 1 (0.11%) Apex Code
7 1 (0.11%) C++
7 1 (0.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 151 (16.54%) Security Cleared
2 92 (10.08%) SC Cleared
3 34 (3.72%) ITIL Certification
4 28 (3.07%) Degree
5 26 (2.85%) DV Cleared
6 23 (2.52%) BPSS Clearance
7 13 (1.42%) CISMP
7 13 (1.42%) CISSP
7 13 (1.42%) PMI Certification
8 10 (1.10%) PMP
9 9 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 8 (0.88%) ISEB
11 7 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 6 (0.66%) APMP
12 6 (0.66%) Cisco Certification
12 6 (0.66%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 5 (0.55%) BC Cleared
13 5 (0.55%) CCNA
14 4 (0.44%) CTC Cleared
15 3 (0.33%) MAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (7.01%) SLA
2 21 (2.30%) Disclosure Scotland
3 20 (2.19%) QA
4 14 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.11%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (1.20%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.44%) Hyper-V
2 4 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.22%) XenApp
4 1 (0.11%) HDFS
4 1 (0.11%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.11%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 9 (0.99%) AirWatch
2 1 (0.11%) Legato
2 1 (0.11%) OpenView
2 1 (0.11%) SCCM
2 1 (0.11%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 53 (5.81%) Microsoft
2 26 (2.85%) SAP
3 21 (2.30%) Cisco
4 19 (2.08%) ServiceNow
5 18 (1.97%) Remedy
6 17 (1.86%) Citrix
7 14 (1.53%) Oracle
8 9 (0.99%) HP
9 8 (0.88%) Huawei
9 8 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
10 7 (0.77%) Atlassian
10 7 (0.77%) Dynatrace
10 7 (0.77%) hybris
10 7 (0.77%) IBM
10 7 (0.77%) Progress
10 7 (0.77%) VMware
11 6 (0.66%) Apple
12 5 (0.55%) BT
12 5 (0.55%) Ericsson
12 5 (0.55%) Verint
London
ABW Recruitment
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
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Rate: £600.00 - £700.00 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
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Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Henderson Scott
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £330.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: NEG
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Durham, County Durham
IntaPeople
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago