Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Delivery Manager was £532 per day in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 23 November 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
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 88 79
Rank change year-on-year +11 -9 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Delivery Manager 19 14 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.19% 0.92% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.26% 0.96% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 15 1
Birmingham median daily rate £532 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.18% -5.56% +80.00%
10th Percentile £404 £210 £425
90th Percentile £563 £492 £475
West Midlands median daily rate £492 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +9.22% - +25.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £35.00 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Birmingham
Contract vacancies in Birmingham with a recognized job title 1512 1464 1309
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.80% 96.25% 95.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1075 937 820
Birmingham median daily rate £388 £398 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.52% +6.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £216 £225 £212
90th Percentile £525 £550 £513
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 52 65
Birmingham median hourly rate £14.22 £14.75 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.63% -1.67% +7.64%
10th Percentile £8.39 £10.29 £10.73
90th Percentile £39.50 £27.42 £42.25
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.25 £15.43 £17.00
% change year-on-year +11.83% -9.26% +5.07%

Delivery Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings that featured Delivery Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

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 6 months to 23 November 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 23 November 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 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (52.63%) Project Management
3 9 (47.37%) Agile Project Management
4 8 (42.11%) User Stories
5 7 (36.84%) Finance
6 6 (31.58%) Service Delivery
6 6 (31.58%) Migration
7 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (26.32%) Change Management
7 5 (26.32%) Management Information System
7 5 (26.32%) Data Migration
8 4 (21.05%) Data Protection
8 4 (21.05%) Supplier Management
8 4 (21.05%) Document Management
8 4 (21.05%) Freedom of Information
8 4 (21.05%) ITIL
8 4 (21.05%) GDPR
9 3 (15.79%) Legal
9 3 (15.79%) Problem Management
9 3 (15.79%) Data Extraction
10 2 (10.53%) Skype for Business
10 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (10.53%) Data Governance
10 2 (10.53%) Capacity Management
10 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
10 2 (10.53%) Service Management
10 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
10 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
10 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
10 2 (10.53%) BPSS Clearance

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
1 2 (10.53%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) SMS
General
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Legal
3 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Management Information System
2 4 (21.05%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (52.63%) Project Management
3 9 (47.37%) Agile Project Management
4 8 (42.11%) User Stories
5 6 (31.58%) Migration
5 6 (31.58%) Service Delivery
6 5 (26.32%) Change Management
6 5 (26.32%) Data Migration
6 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (21.05%) Data Protection
7 4 (21.05%) Document Management
7 4 (21.05%) ITIL
7 4 (21.05%) Supplier Management
8 3 (15.79%) Data Extraction
8 3 (15.79%) Problem Management
9 2 (10.53%) Capacity Management
9 2 (10.53%) Data Governance
9 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
9 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
9 2 (10.53%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) XenApp
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Capita
2 1 (5.26%) Citrix
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) SAP
2 1 (5.26%) ServiceNow
2 1 (5.26%) Sitecore