The median contractor rate for a Delivery Manager was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Delivery Manager
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 65 54
Rank change year-on-year +15 -11  
Contract jobs requiring a Delivery Manager 6 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.99% 0.86% 1.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.04% 0.91% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 8
Median daily rate £450 £430 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.65% +4.24%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £384 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £545 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.50 - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 576 770 716
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 95.36% 94.48% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 375 544 479
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 16 35
Median hourly rate £15.64 £14.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.86% +3.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.12 £10.95 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Delivery Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham that featured Delivery Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Delivery Manager in Birmingham

Delivery Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Delivery Manager in Birmingham

Delivery Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Delivery Manager in Birmingham over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Delivery Manager in Birmingham

Delivery Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, 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 across the Birmingham region featuring Delivery Manager in the job title.

1 13 (54.17%) Service Delivery
2 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (37.50%) ITIL
3 9 (37.50%) Project Management
4 8 (33.33%) PRINCE2
5 7 (29.17%) Agile Project Management
6 6 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (20.83%) Matrix Management
7 5 (20.83%) Cisco
7 5 (20.83%) Billing
7 5 (20.83%) ITIL V3
7 5 (20.83%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (16.67%) Smart Meter
9 3 (12.50%) User Stories
9 3 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (12.50%) Service Management
10 2 (8.33%) Change Management
10 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
10 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
10 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (8.33%) Service Design
10 2 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (8.33%) Disclosure Scotland
11 1 (4.17%) Programme Governance
11 1 (4.17%) Software Delivery
11 1 (4.17%) Defect Management
11 1 (4.17%) Defect Tracking
11 1 (4.17%) Coaching
11 1 (4.17%) Master Data Management
11 1 (4.17%) Product Management

Delivery Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) Cloud Computing
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) JIRA
General
1 5 (20.83%) Billing
2 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.17%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Smart Meter
2 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) Service Delivery
2 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (37.50%) ITIL
3 9 (37.50%) Project Management
4 8 (33.33%) PRINCE2
5 7 (29.17%) Agile Project Management
6 6 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (20.83%) ITIL V3
7 5 (20.83%) Matrix Management
8 3 (12.50%) Service Management
8 3 (12.50%) User Stories
9 2 (8.33%) Change Management
9 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
9 2 (8.33%) Service Design
10 1 (4.17%) Coaching
10 1 (4.17%) Data Migration
10 1 (4.17%) Defect Management
10 1 (4.17%) Defect Tracking
10 1 (4.17%) Programme Governance
10 1 (4.17%) Software Delivery
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Cisco
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Reed Technology
Rate: £400 - £534 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Real Staffing
Rate: £500 - £534 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Digital Gurus
Rate: £490 - £534 per day
Posted: 6 days ago