Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Delivery Manager was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 6 months to 19 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
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 64 90
Rank change year-on-year +4 +26 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Delivery Manager 29 35 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.19% 2.39% 1.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.29% 2.55% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 30 34
Cheshire median daily rate £525 £500 £518
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -3.38% +5.88%
10th Percentile £400 £411 £425
90th Percentile £690 £675 £650
North West median daily rate £475 £475 £475
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £45.00 £187.50 -
% change year-on-year -76.00% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. 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
Cheshire
Contract vacancies in Cheshire with a recognized job title 1265 1374 1999
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.47% 93.85% 95.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 887 994 1331
Cheshire median daily rate £410 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% -3.03% +10.00%
10th Percentile £263 £235 £268
90th Percentile £619 £600 £588
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 49 86
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £14.86 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.52% -12.59% +5.20%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £10.13
90th Percentile £33.00 £26.75 £35.00
North West median hourly rate £18.75 £16.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year +17.19% -21.95% +27.81%

Delivery Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Delivery Manager in Cheshire

Delivery Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Delivery Manager in Cheshire

Delivery Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Delivery Manager in Cheshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Delivery Manager in Cheshire

Delivery Manager
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 6 months to 19 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
Warrington +5 15 £525 +5.00%
Crewe - 6 £513 -
Knutsford -12 3 - -
Chester - 2 £300 - 1
Delivery Manager
North West

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

For the 6 months to 19 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 Cheshire region featuring Delivery Manager in the job title.

1 20 (68.97%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (55.17%) Project Management
3 12 (41.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (24.14%) PRINCE2
4 7 (24.14%) Agile Project Management
5 6 (20.69%) Scrum
5 6 (20.69%) Migration
6 5 (17.24%) ITIL
6 5 (17.24%) Waterfall
7 4 (13.79%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (13.79%) Kanban
7 4 (13.79%) Coaching
7 4 (13.79%) SDLC
7 4 (13.79%) PRINCE
7 4 (13.79%) Oracle
7 4 (13.79%) Programme Management
8 3 (10.34%) Finance
8 3 (10.34%) C
8 3 (10.34%) Service Delivery
8 3 (10.34%) Programme Delivery
9 2 (6.90%) Customer-Centricity
9 2 (6.90%) hybris
9 2 (6.90%) Work Breakdown Structure
9 2 (6.90%) Service Design
9 2 (6.90%) Virtual Team Management
9 2 (6.90%) Virtual Team
9 2 (6.90%) Risk Management
9 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
9 2 (6.90%) Service Management
9 2 (6.90%) SQL

Delivery Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (6.90%) CMS
1 2 (6.90%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (3.45%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.90%) PaaS
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) JIRA
General
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Legal
2 2 (6.90%) Retail
2 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Virtual Team
2 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (68.97%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (55.17%) Project Management
3 12 (41.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (24.14%) Agile Project Management
4 7 (24.14%) PRINCE2
5 6 (20.69%) Migration
5 6 (20.69%) Scrum
6 5 (17.24%) ITIL
6 5 (17.24%) Waterfall
7 4 (13.79%) Coaching
7 4 (13.79%) Kanban
7 4 (13.79%) PRINCE
7 4 (13.79%) Programme Management
7 4 (13.79%) SDLC
8 3 (10.34%) Programme Delivery
8 3 (10.34%) Service Delivery
9 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce
9 2 (6.90%) Risk Management
9 2 (6.90%) Service Management
9 2 (6.90%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) C
2 2 (6.90%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) Oracle
2 2 (6.90%) ATG
2 2 (6.90%) HP
2 2 (6.90%) hybris
2 2 (6.90%) SAP
2 2 (6.90%) Sitecore
2 2 (6.90%) Sun
2 2 (6.90%) Teradata
3 1 (3.45%) Cadence
3 1 (3.45%) Ericsson