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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Delivery Project Manager
Rank 529 540 496
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -44
Contract jobs requiring a Delivery Project Manager 42 19 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.084% 0.039% 0.077%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.091% 0.042% 0.083%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 10 22
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£400 £436 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.30% -12.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £350 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £508 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £425 £475
% change year-on-year
-13.82% -10.52%
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
46318 45203 42184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.45% 92.55% 92.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 29063 26904 23919
Average daily rate £400 £400 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1785 1961 2473
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.48 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.57% -5.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.21 £16.50 £17.56
% change year-on-year
-1.78% -6.03%

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 29 January 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 29 January 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 +7 41 £400 -9.09% 5
London +26 18 £400 -11.11% 1
South East -8 11 £450 +12.50%
South West -15 4 £413 -8.33% 2
City of London +15 3 - - 1
Surrey +1 3 £488 +14.70%
Hampshire -18 3 £416 +4.06%
West Yorkshire - 2 £350 -
Yorkshire - 2 £350 -
Berkshire - 2 £300 -
East of England -1 1 £338 -14.55% 1
Bristol -7 1 £388 -13.88% 1
Newbury - 1 £300 -
Bracknell - 1 £300 -
West Midlands - 1 - -
North West - 1 - -
South Wales - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Wales - - - -
Scotland - - - -
Basingstoke - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Stockport - - - -
Wilmslow - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - - 1
Cheshire - - - -
Cambridge - - - -
Cardiff - - - -
Chester - - - -
Coventry - - - -

Delivery Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 33 (50.77%) Project Management
2 24 (36.92%) Finance
3 17 (26.15%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (23.08%) PRINCE2
5 12 (18.46%) Telecoms
6 11 (16.92%) Service Delivery
7 10 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (10.77%) SAP
8 7 (10.77%) MS Project
9 6 (9.23%) ITIL
9 6 (9.23%) MS Excel
9 6 (9.23%) Waterfall
10 5 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (7.69%) Programme Management
10 5 (7.69%) Migration
10 5 (7.69%) Banking
10 5 (7.69%) PRINCE
10 5 (7.69%) C
11 4 (6.15%) Windows
11 4 (6.15%) E-Commerce
11 4 (6.15%) Microsoft
11 4 (6.15%) PMI Certification
11 4 (6.15%) 3G
11 4 (6.15%) 2G
11 4 (6.15%) French Language
11 4 (6.15%) Security Cleared
12 3 (4.62%) LTE
12 3 (4.62%) User Acceptance Testing
12 3 (4.62%) MS PowerPoint
12 3 (4.62%) Publishing

Delivery Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 2 (3.08%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.54%) CMS
2 1 (1.54%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.54%) JBoss
2 1 (1.54%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (10.77%) MS Project
2 6 (9.23%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.62%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (4.62%) MS Office
4 1 (1.54%) Open Workbench
4 1 (1.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) SAP ERP
1 1 (1.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.15%) 3G
1 4 (6.15%) 2G
2 3 (4.62%) LTE
2 3 (4.62%) Wireless
2 3 (4.62%) 4G
3 2 (3.08%) Internet
4 1 (1.54%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.54%) SAN
4 1 (1.54%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (1.54%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.54%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.54%) JIRA
1 1 (1.54%) ClearQuest
1 1 (1.54%) ClearCase
1 1 (1.54%) Hudson
General
1 24 (36.92%) Finance
2 12 (18.46%) Telecoms
3 5 (7.69%) Banking
4 4 (6.15%) French Language
5 3 (4.62%) Publishing
6 2 (3.08%) Financial Institution
6 2 (3.08%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.54%) Marketing
7 1 (1.54%) Retail
7 1 (1.54%) Automotive
7 1 (1.54%) Back Office
7 1 (1.54%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.08%) .NET
2 1 (1.54%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.08%) Hedge funds
2 2 (3.08%) Mobile Banking
2 2 (3.08%) Online Banking
3 1 (1.54%) Open Source
3 1 (1.54%) iPad
3 1 (1.54%) Wiki
3 1 (1.54%) Economics
3 1 (1.54%) DTV
3 1 (1.54%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.15%) Windows
2 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (3.08%) Solaris
2 2 (3.08%) Linux
2 2 (3.08%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.54%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (50.77%) Project Management
2 17 (26.15%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (23.08%) PRINCE2
4 11 (16.92%) Service Delivery
5 10 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (9.23%) ITIL
6 6 (9.23%) Waterfall
7 5 (7.69%) Programme Management
7 5 (7.69%) Migration
7 5 (7.69%) PRINCE
8 4 (6.15%) E-Commerce
9 3 (4.62%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (4.62%) Change Management
9 3 (4.62%) CRM
10 2 (3.08%) BDD
10 2 (3.08%) Change Control
10 2 (3.08%) Mentoring
10 2 (3.08%) People Management
10 2 (3.08%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (3.08%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.69%) C
2 2 (3.08%) Java
3 1 (1.54%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (6.15%) PMI Certification
1 4 (6.15%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.62%) PMP
3 2 (3.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (3.08%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.08%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.54%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.54%) QA
1 1 (1.54%) SLA
1 1 (1.54%) COREP
1 1 (1.54%) Basel III
System Software
1 1 (1.54%) vSphere
1 1 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.08%) SCCM
2 1 (1.54%) Netcool
2 1 (1.54%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 7 (10.77%) SAP
2 4 (6.15%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.08%) Oracle
3 2 (3.08%) Citrix
3 2 (3.08%) Cisco
3 2 (3.08%) VMware
4 1 (1.54%) Huawei
4 1 (1.54%) Remedy
4 1 (1.54%) EMC