Period
to 16 October 2018

The median contractor rate for a Delivery Manager was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

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
England > East of England
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 173 175 144
Rank change year-on-year +2 -31 +42
Contract jobs requiring a Delivery Manager 37 38 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.73% 0.75% 0.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 0.80% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 30 41
East of England median daily rate £450 £430 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.65% -4.44% -7.69%
10th Percentile £313 £393 £253
90th Percentile £522 £591 £625
England median daily rate £525 £488 £475
% change year-on-year +7.69% +2.63% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
East of England median hourly rate - £52.50 -
England median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £101.25
% change year-on-year +14.29% -65.43% +237.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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
East of England
Contract vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 4,791 4,743 4,661
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.03% 94.20% 95.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,818 2,734 2,657
East of England median daily rate £425 £415 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.38% +7.13% +3.33%
10th Percentile £193 £213 £200
90th Percentile £578 £575 £538
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 316 371 380
East of England median hourly rate £17.36 £18.00 £20.32
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.56% -11.42% -4.94%
10th Percentile £11.75 £11.13 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.50 £47.25 £46.00
England median hourly rate £18.35 £18.70 £18.50
% change year-on-year -1.87% +1.08% +4.11%

Delivery Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Delivery Manager in the East of England

Delivery Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Delivery Manager in the East of England

Delivery Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Delivery Manager in the East of England over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Delivery Manager in the East of England

Delivery Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Delivery Manager in the East of England

Delivery Manager
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 6 months to 16 October 2018. 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
Hertfordshire +3 13 £425 +6.25% 2
Essex -10 11 £463 -11.90% 3
Cambridgeshire -2 4 £475 +18.75% 1
Bedfordshire +3 3 £500 - 1
Suffolk -11 3 £400 -5.88% 2
Norfolk - 3 £325 -
Delivery Manager
England

Delivery Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, Delivery Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East of England region featuring Delivery Manager in the job title.

1 18 (48.65%) Service Delivery
2 11 (29.73%) ITIL
3 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (24.32%) Service Management
5 7 (18.92%) Finance
6 6 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (16.22%) Scrum
6 6 (16.22%) Incident Management
6 6 (16.22%) Security Cleared
7 5 (13.51%) Waterfall
7 5 (13.51%) Project Management
7 5 (13.51%) PRINCE2
8 4 (10.81%) Unix
8 4 (10.81%) Oracle
8 4 (10.81%) Change Management
8 4 (10.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 4 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (10.81%) Coaching
8 4 (10.81%) Contract Management
9 3 (8.11%) Mentoring
9 3 (8.11%) Matrix Organization
9 3 (8.11%) Data Centre
9 3 (8.11%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 3 (8.11%) Volume Testing
9 3 (8.11%) Matrix Management
9 3 (8.11%) Informatica
9 3 (8.11%) SQL
9 3 (8.11%) SLA
9 3 (8.11%) Risk Management
9 3 (8.11%) Telecoms

Delivery Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) SaaS
2 1 (2.70%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Internet
1 1 (2.70%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) CA Gen
1 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.70%) JIRA
1 1 (2.70%) Subversion
General
1 7 (18.92%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.41%) Retail
4 1 (2.70%) Back Office
4 1 (2.70%) Law
4 1 (2.70%) Legal
4 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) J2EE
2 1 (2.70%) EJB
2 1 (2.70%) JDBC
2 1 (2.70%) JMS
2 1 (2.70%) Servlets
2 1 (2.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.41%) User Experience
3 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.70%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.81%) Unix
2 1 (2.70%) Linux
2 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (48.65%) Service Delivery
2 11 (29.73%) ITIL
3 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (24.32%) Service Management
5 6 (16.22%) Incident Management
5 6 (16.22%) Scrum
5 6 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (13.51%) PRINCE2
6 5 (13.51%) Project Management
6 5 (13.51%) Waterfall
7 4 (10.81%) Change Management
7 4 (10.81%) Coaching
7 4 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (10.81%) Contract Management
8 3 (8.11%) Matrix Management
8 3 (8.11%) Matrix Organization
8 3 (8.11%) Mentoring
8 3 (8.11%) Risk Management
8 3 (8.11%) Volume Testing
9 2 (5.41%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.11%) SQL
2 1 (2.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (5.41%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 3 (8.11%) SLA
2 1 (2.70%) GDPR
2 1 (2.70%) PMO
2 1 (2.70%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (10.81%) Oracle
2 3 (8.11%) Informatica
3 2 (5.41%) hybris
3 2 (5.41%) SAP
4 1 (2.70%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (2.70%) Perforce