The table below looks at the statistics for the Delivery Project 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 Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Delivery Project Manager
Rank 591 557 554
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Delivery Project Manager 22 20 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.038% 0.038% 0.062%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.041% 0.067%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 11 14
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£436 £400 £473
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.06% -15.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £270 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £395 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.12% +21.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
52969 48660 50794
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 90.75% 92.77% 93.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 33173 29376 28609
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £229 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2125 2122 2499
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.24% -7.42%

Delivery Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Delivery Project Manager in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Delivery Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Delivery Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Delivery Project Manager within the UK.

Delivery Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Delivery Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Delivery Project Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Delivery Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Delivery Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Delivery Project Manager within the UK.

Delivery Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Delivery Project 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 Project Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. 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 -24 20 £436 +9.06% 13
South East -14 6 £350 +55.55% 2
London -14 4 £575 +27.77% 2
Berkshire +12 2 £350 +55.55% 1
Reading +10 2 £350 +55.55%
East of England - 2 £463 - 2
City of London +13 1 - - 2
Yorkshire -2 1 - - 2
West Yorkshire -9 1 - - 2
West Midlands -17 1 - -
Leeds - 1 - - 1
Cheshire - 1 - -
North West - 1 - - 2
Buckinghamshire - 1 £300 -
Crewe - 1 - -
Essex - 1 £463 -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - -
Derby - - - -
High Wycombe - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
Derbyshire - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
Sheffield - - - -
Slough - - - -
Swansea - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Welwyn Garden City - - - -

Delivery Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Delivery Project 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 Project Manager in their job title.

1 20 (42.55%) PRINCE2
1 20 (42.55%) Project Management
2 16 (34.04%) Finance
3 13 (27.66%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (21.28%) Service Delivery
5 9 (19.15%) ITIL
6 8 (17.02%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (14.89%) MS Project
8 6 (12.77%) SAP
8 6 (12.77%) E-Commerce
9 5 (10.64%) SLA
9 5 (10.64%) Change Management
9 5 (10.64%) Telecoms
9 5 (10.64%) Banking
10 4 (8.51%) Waterfall
10 4 (8.51%) PRINCE
10 4 (8.51%) MS Excel
10 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (6.38%) DevOps
11 3 (6.38%) Incident Management
11 3 (6.38%) Web Services
11 3 (6.38%) Microsoft
11 3 (6.38%) Programme Management
11 3 (6.38%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
11 3 (6.38%) Retail
12 2 (4.26%) TDD
12 2 (4.26%) MS PowerPoint
12 2 (4.26%) Retail Banking
12 2 (4.26%) Project Planning

Delivery Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Delivery Project 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 Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.13%) Documentum
2 1 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.13%) CMS
2 1 (2.13%) JBoss
Applications
1 7 (14.89%) MS Project
2 4 (8.51%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (4.26%) MS Office
4 1 (2.13%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Maximo
1 1 (2.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) Internet
1 1 (2.13%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) JIRA
1 1 (2.13%) Hudson
General
1 16 (34.04%) Finance
2 5 (10.64%) Banking
2 5 (10.64%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.38%) Retail
4 2 (4.26%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.13%) Marketing
5 1 (2.13%) Local Government
5 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.13%) Publishing
5 1 (2.13%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.13%) Back Office
5 1 (2.13%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.38%) Web Services
2 1 (2.13%) .NET
2 1 (2.13%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (2.13%) DTV
2 1 (2.13%) Economics
2 1 (2.13%) Online Banking
2 1 (2.13%) Wiki
2 1 (2.13%) Open Source
2 1 (2.13%) iPad
2 1 (2.13%) Hedge funds
2 1 (2.13%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.13%) Windows
1 1 (2.13%) Windows XP
1 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (2.13%) Android
1 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (42.55%) PRINCE2
1 20 (42.55%) Project Management
2 13 (27.66%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (21.28%) Service Delivery
4 9 (19.15%) ITIL
5 8 (17.02%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (12.77%) E-Commerce
7 5 (10.64%) Change Management
8 4 (8.51%) PRINCE
8 4 (8.51%) Waterfall
9 3 (6.38%) DevOps
9 3 (6.38%) Programme Management
9 3 (6.38%) Incident Management
9 3 (6.38%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (4.26%) Project Planning
10 2 (4.26%) Workflow
10 2 (4.26%) ERP
10 2 (4.26%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (4.26%) TDD
10 2 (4.26%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.26%) C
1 2 (4.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (2.13%) PMP
1 1 (2.13%) PMI Certification
1 1 (2.13%) Degree
1 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.64%) SLA
2 1 (2.13%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.13%) Basel III
2 1 (2.13%) COREP
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) Netcool
1 1 (2.13%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 6 (12.77%) SAP
2 3 (6.38%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.26%) Oracle
4 1 (2.13%) Cisco
4 1 (2.13%) Adobe
4 1 (2.13%) EMC
4 1 (2.13%) Primavera
4 1 (2.13%) Kronos
4 1 (2.13%) Infor
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Suffolk
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £485 - £525 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Salisbury
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £380 - 400 per day
Posted: 26 days ago