Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Delivery Manager was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 21 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
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 106 91
Rank change year-on-year +10 -15 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Delivery Manager 42 9 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.77% 0.52% 1.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.86% 0.55% 1.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 7 32
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £450 £400 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -2.44% -1.20%
10th Percentile £385 £299 £363
90th Percentile £500 £411 £500
South East median daily rate £475 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +11.76% - +8.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - £28.50
South East median hourly rate £23.75 - £28.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. 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
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies in Buckinghamshire with a recognized job title 2253 1624 2527
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.90% 93.17% 95.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 998 843 1270
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £225 £213 £230
90th Percentile £525 £538 £513
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 77 107
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% - +7.69%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.00 £9.14
90th Percentile £42.56 £39.25 £31.30
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.61 £18.50
% change year-on-year -8.21% +6.00% +15.63%

Delivery Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Delivery Manager in Buckinghamshire

Delivery Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Delivery Manager in Buckinghamshire

Delivery Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Delivery Manager in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Delivery Manager in Buckinghamshire

Delivery Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Delivery Manager in Buckinghamshire

Delivery Manager
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Delivery Manager within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -1 34 £427 +6.69% 2
Delivery Manager
South East

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

For the 6 months to 21 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 Buckinghamshire region featuring Delivery Manager in the job title.

1 31 (73.81%) Agile Software Development
1 31 (73.81%) DevOps
2 26 (61.90%) Continuous Delivery
3 25 (59.52%) Scrum
4 23 (54.76%) Technical Architecture
4 23 (54.76%) Release Management
5 22 (52.38%) Finance
6 21 (50.00%) Process Improvement
7 20 (47.62%) Cloud Computing
8 19 (45.24%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (38.10%) Service Delivery
10 13 (30.95%) OpenStack
11 12 (28.57%) Red Hat
11 12 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
12 11 (26.19%) Banking
13 10 (23.81%) Financial Institution
14 9 (21.43%) ITIL
14 9 (21.43%) OpenShift
15 8 (19.05%) IaaS
15 8 (19.05%) PaaS
15 8 (19.05%) Security Cleared
16 7 (16.67%) SC Cleared
17 6 (14.29%) Confluence
17 6 (14.29%) Git (software)
17 6 (14.29%) JIRA
17 6 (14.29%) Linux
17 6 (14.29%) Jenkins
18 5 (11.90%) NuoDB
18 5 (11.90%) Redis
18 5 (11.90%) IBM

Delivery Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 13 (30.95%) OpenStack
2 6 (14.29%) Confluence
3 2 (4.76%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.76%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 20 (47.62%) Cloud Computing
2 12 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (21.43%) OpenShift
4 8 (19.05%) IaaS
4 8 (19.05%) PaaS
5 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.90%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.90%) MongoDB
1 5 (11.90%) NuoDB
1 5 (11.90%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (11.90%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 6 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 6 (14.29%) JIRA
2 5 (11.90%) Selenium
General
1 22 (52.38%) Finance
2 11 (26.19%) Banking
3 10 (23.81%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.90%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (4.76%) Middleware
2 2 (4.76%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.38%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.29%) Linux
2 2 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (73.81%) Agile Software Development
1 31 (73.81%) DevOps
2 26 (61.90%) Continuous Delivery
3 25 (59.52%) Scrum
4 23 (54.76%) Release Management
4 23 (54.76%) Technical Architecture
5 21 (50.00%) Process Improvement
6 19 (45.24%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (38.10%) Service Delivery
8 9 (21.43%) ITIL
9 5 (11.90%) Load Balancing
9 5 (11.90%) Service Management
10 4 (9.52%) CRM
10 4 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (7.14%) Matrix Management
11 3 (7.14%) People Management
11 3 (7.14%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
12 2 (4.76%) Migration
12 2 (4.76%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 8 (19.05%) Security Cleared
2 7 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 5 (11.90%) DV Cleared
4 4 (9.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.38%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (2.38%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.38%) SLA
Vendors
1 12 (28.57%) Red Hat
2 5 (11.90%) IBM
3 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle