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 2 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Delivery Project Manager
Rank 559 557 545
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Delivery Project Manager 44 29 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.080% 0.054% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.086% 0.058% 0.068%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 17 11
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£425 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £485 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £408 £419 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.68% +4.68%
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
50919 49737 45816
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.44% 92.58% 92.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 32112 30451 26557
Average daily rate £400 £395 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £238
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 1925 1987 2121
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -10.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.24 £38.86 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

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 2 July 2015.

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 2 July 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 +3 44 £425 +1.49% 4
London +12 14 £488 +12.71% 1
Yorkshire -9 11 £408 +1.87% 1
West Yorkshire - 10 £408 - 1
South East -21 9 £425 -
Berkshire +8 4 £325 -
South West +1 3 £350 -15.15% 1
City of London -4 3 £425 -15.00%
North West -16 3 - - 1
Leeds - 3 £404 - 1
Halifax - 3 - -
East of England -9 2 £450 +5.88%
Oxfordshire -27 2 £450 +20.00%
West Midlands - 2 - -
Oxford - 2 £450 -
Manchester - 2 - - 1
Buckinghamshire +3 1 £400 -15.78%
Milton Keynes +1 1 £400 -15.78%
Hampshire -1 1 £375 +11.94%
Devon -7 1 £350 -19.35%
Sheffield -7 1 - -
South Yorkshire -8 1 - -
Hertfordshire -13 1 £450 +5.88%
Solihull - 1 - -
Winchester - 1 £375 -
Hertford - 1 £450 -
Bournemouth - 1 - -
Chelmsford - 1 - -
Dorset - 1 - -
East Sussex - 1 £600 -

Delivery Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 61 (59.80%) Project Management
2 31 (30.39%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (30.39%) Stakeholder Management
3 26 (25.49%) Finance
4 21 (20.59%) Banking
5 17 (16.67%) PRINCE2
6 16 (15.69%) Software Delivery
7 14 (13.73%) Service Delivery
8 13 (12.75%) 4G
8 13 (12.75%) Agile Project Management
8 13 (12.75%) Telecoms
9 12 (11.76%) 2G
9 12 (11.76%) Wireless
9 12 (11.76%) 3G
9 12 (11.76%) Retail
9 12 (11.76%) LTE
10 11 (10.78%) Waterfall
11 10 (9.80%) PMI Certification
11 10 (9.80%) MS Project
12 9 (8.82%) ITIL
13 8 (7.84%) Retail Banking
14 7 (6.86%) PMI
14 7 (6.86%) Mentoring
15 6 (5.88%) DV Cleared
15 6 (5.88%) Security Cleared
15 6 (5.88%) MS Office
15 6 (5.88%) Scrum
16 5 (4.90%) Data Warehouse
16 5 (4.90%) MS Excel
16 5 (4.90%) Microsoft

Delivery Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 4 (3.92%) Confluence
2 1 (0.98%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.98%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (9.80%) MS Project
2 6 (5.88%) MS Office
3 5 (4.90%) MS Excel
4 4 (3.92%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.96%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.98%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.96%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.98%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.98%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 13 (12.75%) 4G
2 12 (11.76%) 3G
2 12 (11.76%) Wireless
2 12 (11.76%) 2G
2 12 (11.76%) LTE
3 2 (1.96%) Firewall
4 1 (0.98%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (0.98%) Telepresence
4 1 (0.98%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.90%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (2.94%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.96%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (0.98%) Pentaho
4 1 (0.98%) Big Data
4 1 (0.98%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.98%) DB2
4 1 (0.98%) OLAP
4 1 (0.98%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 3 (2.94%) JIRA
General
1 26 (25.49%) Finance
2 21 (20.59%) Banking
3 13 (12.75%) Telecoms
4 12 (11.76%) Retail
5 8 (7.84%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.96%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.96%) Publishing
6 2 (1.96%) Front Office
7 1 (0.98%) Back Office
7 1 (0.98%) Law
7 1 (0.98%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.92%) .NET
2 3 (2.94%) Web Services
2 3 (2.94%) Middleware
2 3 (2.94%) Velocity
3 1 (0.98%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.86%) PMI
2 5 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.92%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (3.92%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.92%) Data Integration
4 1 (0.98%) FMCG
4 1 (0.98%) Hedge funds
4 1 (0.98%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.98%) NHS
4 1 (0.98%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.98%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.98%) User Experience
4 1 (0.98%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.94%) Windows
2 2 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (1.96%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.98%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.98%) Linux
3 1 (0.98%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (59.80%) Project Management
2 31 (30.39%) Stakeholder Management
2 31 (30.39%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 16 (15.69%) Software Delivery
5 14 (13.73%) Service Delivery
6 13 (12.75%) Agile Project Management
7 11 (10.78%) Waterfall
8 9 (8.82%) ITIL
9 7 (6.86%) Mentoring
10 6 (5.88%) Scrum
11 5 (4.90%) Service Management
11 5 (4.90%) SDLC
12 4 (3.92%) Business Transformation
13 3 (2.94%) Change Control
13 3 (2.94%) Continuous Improvement
13 3 (2.94%) Supplier Management
13 3 (2.94%) Performance Management
13 3 (2.94%) User Stories
13 3 (2.94%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.94%) C
2 2 (1.96%) Java
3 1 (0.98%) SQL
3 1 (0.98%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 10 (9.80%) PMI Certification
2 6 (5.88%) DV Cleared
2 6 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.92%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (2.94%) PMP
5 2 (1.96%) APMP
5 2 (1.96%) Degree
5 2 (1.96%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.98%) HNC
6 1 (0.98%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.96%) SLA
1 2 (1.96%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.98%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.98%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (1.96%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (4.90%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.92%) SAP
3 3 (2.94%) Oracle
3 3 (2.94%) Atlassian
4 1 (0.98%) hybris
4 1 (0.98%) Tableau
4 1 (0.98%) Hyperion
4 1 (0.98%) Informatica
4 1 (0.98%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (0.98%) Sage
4 1 (0.98%) Teradata
4 1 (0.98%) Planview