Period
to 15 July 2018

The median contractor rate for a Delivery Manager was £490 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 15 July 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
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 163 177 165
Rank change year-on-year +14 -12 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Delivery Manager 33 30 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.70% 0.64% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 0.68% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 16 22
East of England median daily rate £490 £443 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.73% +10.63% -3.61%
10th Percentile £313 £393 £328
90th Percentile £536 £613 £549
England median daily rate £513 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +7.89% - +7.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
East of England median hourly rate - £52.50 -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £101.25
% change year-on-year - -65.43% +211.54%

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 4,450 4,415 4,999
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.50% 94.36% 96.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,526 2,623 2,913
East of England median daily rate £425 £407 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.42% +1.75% +5.26%
10th Percentile £199 £201 £210
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
England median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 328 342 358
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £20.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.71% -13.19% +0.80%
10th Percentile £11.34 £10.50 £11.58
90th Percentile £46.08 £47.50 £47.50
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +1.08% -2.63% +8.57%

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 15 July 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 15 July 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 -12 10 £438 +9.38% 6
Bedfordshire +2 8 £510 +20.71%
Essex +16 6 £490 +4.81%
Suffolk - 5 £481 - 2
Norfolk - 3 £325 - 2
Cambridgeshire -1 1 - - 6
Delivery Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 15 July 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 13 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (27.27%) Service Delivery
3 8 (24.24%) Scrum
4 7 (21.21%) Finance
5 6 (18.18%) Waterfall
5 6 (18.18%) Analytics
6 5 (15.15%) Marketing
6 5 (15.15%) PRINCE2
6 5 (15.15%) Project Management
6 5 (15.15%) SDLC
7 4 (12.12%) E-Commerce
7 4 (12.12%) Change Management
7 4 (12.12%) ITIL
7 4 (12.12%) Service Management
7 4 (12.12%) Portfolio Management
7 4 (12.12%) hybris
8 3 (9.09%) QA
8 3 (9.09%) Matrix Management
8 3 (9.09%) Machine Learning
8 3 (9.09%) Big Data
8 3 (9.09%) Coaching
8 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (9.09%) J2EE
8 3 (9.09%) Decision-Making
8 3 (9.09%) PMO
8 3 (9.09%) Data Centre
8 3 (9.09%) Matrix Organization
9 2 (6.06%) Trend Analysis
9 2 (6.06%) Software Delivery
9 2 (6.06%) Personalization

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.03%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (6.06%) SaaS
2 1 (3.03%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (3.03%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) Big Data
2 1 (3.03%) Apache Hive
2 1 (3.03%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.06%) JIRA
1 2 (6.06%) Subversion
2 1 (3.03%) CA Gen
2 1 (3.03%) Eclipse
General
1 7 (21.21%) Finance
2 5 (15.15%) Marketing
3 2 (6.06%) Back Office
3 2 (6.06%) Legal
3 2 (6.06%) Retail
4 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) J2EE
2 1 (3.03%) EJB
2 1 (3.03%) JDBC
2 1 (3.03%) JMS
2 1 (3.03%) Servlets
2 1 (3.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.06%) User Experience
3 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.03%) NHS
3 1 (3.03%) PMI
3 1 (3.03%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (27.27%) Service Delivery
3 8 (24.24%) Scrum
4 6 (18.18%) Analytics
4 6 (18.18%) Waterfall
5 5 (15.15%) PRINCE2
5 5 (15.15%) Project Management
5 5 (15.15%) SDLC
6 4 (12.12%) Change Management
6 4 (12.12%) E-Commerce
6 4 (12.12%) ITIL
6 4 (12.12%) Portfolio Management
6 4 (12.12%) Service Management
7 3 (9.09%) Coaching
7 3 (9.09%) Decision-Making
7 3 (9.09%) Machine Learning
7 3 (9.09%) Matrix Management
7 3 (9.09%) Matrix Organization
7 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (6.06%) Personalization
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.06%) Java
1 2 (6.06%) SQL
2 1 (3.03%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (3.03%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) PMO
1 3 (9.09%) QA
2 1 (3.03%) GDPR
2 1 (3.03%) WCAG
Vendors
1 4 (12.12%) hybris
2 2 (6.06%) CA Agile Central
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle
2 2 (6.06%) Perforce
2 2 (6.06%) SAP
3 1 (3.03%) Alteryx
3 1 (3.03%) Cisco
3 1 (3.03%) IBM
3 1 (3.03%) Informatica
3 1 (3.03%) Nokia
3 1 (3.03%) Tableau