Period
to 23 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Delivery Project Manager was £479 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 23 July 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 Project Manager
London > City of London
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 224 234 290
Rank change year-on-year +10 +56 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Delivery Project Manager 10 8 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.15% 0.12% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.12% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 14
City of London median daily rate £479 £463 £481
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.51% -3.90% -6.10%
10th Percentile £343 £378 £254
90th Percentile £553 £756 £580
London median daily rate £483 £478 £475
% change year-on-year +1.05% +0.53% -1.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate - £15.00 -

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 6214 6572 10815
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.75% 95.25% 95.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 4783 5312 8273
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £311 £300 £263
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
London median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 80 167
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £19.25 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.87% +1.30% +2.15%
10th Percentile £12.52 £11.48 £10.40
90th Percentile £30.06 £35.86 £37.02
London median hourly rate £21.25 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year +11.84% -2.56% +11.43%

Delivery Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Delivery Project Manager in the City of London

Delivery Project 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 Project Manager in the City of London.

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

Delivery Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Delivery Project Manager in the City of London over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

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

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, Delivery Project 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 Project Manager in the job title.

1 6 (60.00%) Project Management
1 6 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) Change Management
3 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (30.00%) SDLC
3 3 (30.00%) Virtual Team
4 2 (20.00%) IT Strategy
4 2 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (20.00%) Project Governance
4 2 (20.00%) Business Analytics
4 2 (20.00%) Analytics
4 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (20.00%) Software Delivery
4 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (20.00%) Project Planning
4 2 (20.00%) Degree
4 2 (20.00%) MiFID
4 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (20.00%) QA
4 2 (20.00%) Advertising
4 2 (20.00%) Games
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) Matrix Management
5 1 (10.00%) Electronic Trading
5 1 (10.00%) Kanban
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (10.00%) Telecoms

Delivery Project 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 (20.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Intranet
1 1 (10.00%) WAN
1 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (20.00%) Advertising
1 2 (20.00%) Games
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Front Office
2 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Legal
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Virtual Team
2 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (10.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Project Management
1 6 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) Change Management
3 3 (30.00%) SDLC
3 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (20.00%) Analytics
4 2 (20.00%) Business Analytics
4 2 (20.00%) IT Strategy
4 2 (20.00%) Project Governance
4 2 (20.00%) Project Planning
4 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (20.00%) Software Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 1 (10.00%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team Management
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) MiFID
1 2 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Virtual Machines