The median contractor rate for a Delivery Manager was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 24 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
London / City of London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 151 143 166
Rank change year-on-year -8 +23  
Contract jobs requiring a Delivery Manager 15 22 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.46% 0.65% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.68% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 17 31
Median daily rate £550 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £413 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £627 £654 £600
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 the City of London. 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
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3118 3240 5517
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.47% 95.77% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2387 2631 4253
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 38 98
Median hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.60% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.54 £12.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £31.50 £37.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

Delivery Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Delivery Manager in the City of London

Delivery Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Delivery Manager in the City of London

Delivery Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Delivery Manager in the City of London over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Delivery Manager in the City of London

Delivery Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 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 City of London region featuring Delivery Manager in the job title.

1 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (37.50%) Service Delivery
2 12 (37.50%) Finance
3 8 (25.00%) Project Management
3 8 (25.00%) ITIL
3 8 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 7 (21.88%) SC Cleared
5 6 (18.75%) SLA
5 6 (18.75%) Scrum
5 6 (18.75%) Programme Management
6 5 (15.63%) Marketing
6 5 (15.63%) SAP
6 5 (15.63%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (15.63%) Telecoms
6 5 (15.63%) Agile Project Management
7 4 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (12.50%) Electronics
7 4 (12.50%) Manufacturing
7 4 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (12.50%) Banking
8 3 (9.38%) PRINCE2
8 3 (9.38%) Programme Delivery
9 2 (6.25%) IBM Sterling
9 2 (6.25%) Office 365
9 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (6.25%) Reinsurance
9 2 (6.25%) Kanban
9 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
9 2 (6.25%) Analytics

Delivery Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (6.25%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 4 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.25%) Office 365
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) WAN
1 1 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) Big Data
1 1 (3.13%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.13%) Hadoop
1 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) JIRA
General
1 12 (37.50%) Finance
2 5 (15.63%) Marketing
2 5 (15.63%) Telecoms
3 4 (12.50%) Banking
3 4 (12.50%) Electronics
3 4 (12.50%) Manufacturing
4 2 (6.25%) Front Office
4 2 (6.25%) Retail
5 1 (3.13%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.13%) Local Government
5 1 (3.13%) Wholesale Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (6.25%) Reinsurance
2 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) Linux
2 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (37.50%) Service Delivery
3 8 (25.00%) ITIL
3 8 (25.00%) Project Management
4 6 (18.75%) Programme Management
4 6 (18.75%) Scrum
5 5 (15.63%) Agile Project Management
5 5 (15.63%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (9.38%) PRINCE2
7 3 (9.38%) Programme Delivery
8 2 (6.25%) Analytics
8 2 (6.25%) ITIL V3
8 2 (6.25%) ITSM
8 2 (6.25%) Kanban
8 2 (6.25%) Portfolio Management
8 2 (6.25%) Project Governance
8 2 (6.25%) Service Management
8 2 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (21.88%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.13%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) ISEB
3 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.13%) MAPM
3 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.75%) SLA
2 1 (3.13%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) SAP
2 2 (6.25%) IBM
2 2 (6.25%) IBM Sterling
3 1 (3.13%) ServiceNow