Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Delivery Manager was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Leeds 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
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 112 133 86
Rank change year-on-year +21 -47 +14
Contract jobs requiring a Delivery Manager 22 10 74
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.99% 0.38% 2.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.03% 0.40% 2.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 4 82
Leeds median daily rate £425 £419 £518
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.49% -19.08% +4.55%
10th Percentile £344 £319 £369
90th Percentile £513 £500 £683
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £518
% change year-on-year +6.25% -22.71% +5.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds. 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
Leeds
Contract vacancies in Leeds with a recognized job title 2143 2506 3095
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.49% 95.80% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1517 1672 2144
Leeds median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £269 £263
90th Percentile £545 £561 £540
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 43 98
Leeds median hourly rate £20.00 £13.50 £13.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.15% -2.16% +2.20%
10th Percentile £10.60 £10.20 £8.86
90th Percentile £40.00 £31.35 £35.61
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £13.00 £13.60
% change year-on-year +9.23% -4.38% +8.76%

Delivery Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Delivery Manager in Leeds

Delivery Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Delivery Manager in Leeds

Delivery Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Delivery Manager in Leeds

Delivery Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Delivery Manager in Leeds

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

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 Leeds region featuring Delivery Manager in the job title.

1 8 (36.36%) Project Management
2 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (27.27%) PRINCE2
4 5 (22.73%) ITIL
4 5 (22.73%) Service Delivery
4 5 (22.73%) Scrum
5 4 (18.18%) Contract Management
5 4 (18.18%) Kanban
5 4 (18.18%) Service Management
5 4 (18.18%) Finance
5 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 4 (18.18%) NHS
5 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (18.18%) Degree
5 4 (18.18%) Resource Management
6 3 (13.64%) Asset Management
6 3 (13.64%) Incident Management
6 3 (13.64%) WAN
6 3 (13.64%) LAN
6 3 (13.64%) Change Management
6 3 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (13.64%) Software Delivery
7 2 (9.09%) ITIL V3
7 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (9.09%) User Stories
7 2 (9.09%) Change Control
7 2 (9.09%) ServiceNow
7 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
7 2 (9.09%) Migration
7 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange

Delivery Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.55%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) LAN
1 3 (13.64%) WAN
2 2 (9.09%) SAN
3 1 (4.55%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (4.55%) Big Data
1 1 (4.55%) DB2
1 1 (4.55%) Hadoop
1 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) JIRA
1 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Marketing
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
3 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) NHS
2 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
1 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Project Management
2 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (27.27%) PRINCE2
4 5 (22.73%) ITIL
4 5 (22.73%) Scrum
4 5 (22.73%) Service Delivery
5 4 (18.18%) Contract Management
5 4 (18.18%) Kanban
5 4 (18.18%) Resource Management
5 4 (18.18%) Service Management
5 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (13.64%) Asset Management
6 3 (13.64%) Change Management
6 3 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (13.64%) Incident Management
6 3 (13.64%) Software Delivery
7 2 (9.09%) Change Control
7 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
7 2 (9.09%) ITIL V3
7 2 (9.09%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) PMP
3 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.55%) Master's Degree
3 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) ServiceNow
3 1 (4.55%) Capita
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco
3 1 (4.55%) Sitecore