The median contractor rate for a Delivery Manager was £496 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 28 March 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
England / London
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 281 286 255
Rank change year-on-year +5 -31  
Contract jobs requiring a Delivery Manager 121 141 162
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.62% 0.63% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.67% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 92 108
Median daily rate £496 £463 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.29% -2.63%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £341 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £598 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £480 £413
% change year-on-year -6.25% +16.36%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £20.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +41.46% -36.92%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in 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
London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 18483 21200 20424
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.80% 95.05% 94.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 13146 15201 14093
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £643 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 235 281 378
Median hourly rate £22.00 £17.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.41% -10.52%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.57 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.63 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.82% +15.44%  

Delivery Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Delivery Manager in London

Delivery Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Delivery Manager in London

Delivery Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Delivery Manager in London over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Delivery Manager in London

Delivery Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Delivery Manager in London

Delivery Manager
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -5 14 £531 +26.11% 9
Croydon +2 2 £325 -33.33%
Hammersmith - 2 £450 -
Westminster +6 1 - -
Delivery Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 London region featuring Delivery Manager in the job title.

1 142 (49.82%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (31.23%) Service Delivery
3 83 (29.12%) Project Management
4 74 (25.96%) Finance
5 61 (21.40%) ITIL
6 59 (20.70%) Scrum
7 58 (20.35%) Stakeholder Management
8 48 (16.84%) PRINCE2
9 43 (15.09%) Service Management
10 38 (13.33%) Security Cleared
11 30 (10.53%) SC Cleared
12 26 (9.12%) Agile Project Management
13 25 (8.77%) Waterfall
13 25 (8.77%) Line Management
13 25 (8.77%) Banking
14 24 (8.42%) E-Commerce
15 22 (7.72%) Mentoring
15 22 (7.72%) User Stories
16 21 (7.37%) Programme Management
17 20 (7.02%) SLA
17 20 (7.02%) Retail
17 20 (7.02%) Coaching
18 19 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
18 19 (6.67%) Degree
19 18 (6.32%) Microsoft
20 17 (5.96%) Windows
21 16 (5.61%) Change Management
21 16 (5.61%) TDD
22 15 (5.26%) Risk Management
22 15 (5.26%) ITIL V3

Delivery Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 4 (1.40%) Confluence
2 3 (1.05%) CMS
3 2 (0.70%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.70%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.35%) Apache ServiceMix
4 1 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.35%) JBoss
4 1 (0.35%) Mule
4 1 (0.35%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 14 (4.91%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.46%) MS Office
3 5 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (1.75%) MS Project
4 2 (0.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.70%) NetSuite
2 2 (0.70%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 2 (0.70%) SAP CO
2 2 (0.70%) SAP FI
2 2 (0.70%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.35%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.35%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.35%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.35%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.35%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.81%) Office 365
2 3 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.05%) SaaS
3 2 (0.70%) IaaS
3 2 (0.70%) PaaS
3 2 (0.70%) Veeva
4 1 (0.35%) Force.com
4 1 (0.35%) G Suite
4 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.75%) HTTP
2 2 (0.70%) MPLS
3 1 (0.35%) Broadband
3 1 (0.35%) DWDM
3 1 (0.35%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.35%) Firewall
3 1 (0.35%) Internet
3 1 (0.35%) Network Security
3 1 (0.35%) SMS
3 1 (0.35%) SSL
3 1 (0.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (1.75%) SAP BW
1 5 (1.75%) SAP HANA
2 2 (0.70%) Big Data
2 2 (0.70%) Data Lake
2 2 (0.70%) Oracle Database
2 2 (0.70%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.35%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.35%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.35%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (0.35%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.35%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (2.11%) JIRA
2 2 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.35%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (0.35%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.35%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.35%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (0.35%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 74 (25.96%) Finance
2 25 (8.77%) Banking
3 20 (7.02%) Retail
4 13 (4.56%) Marketing
5 12 (4.21%) Telecoms
6 11 (3.86%) Legal
7 9 (3.16%) Law
8 7 (2.46%) Publishing
9 5 (1.75%) Games
9 5 (1.75%) Retail Banking
10 4 (1.40%) Manufacturing
11 3 (1.05%) Electronics
11 3 (1.05%) Online Betting
12 2 (0.70%) Front Office
12 2 (0.70%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.35%) Advertising
13 1 (0.35%) Billing
13 1 (0.35%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.35%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.35%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.46%) Web Services
2 6 (2.11%) .NET
2 6 (2.11%) Velocity
3 4 (1.40%) XML
4 3 (1.05%) JSON
4 3 (1.05%) RESTful
4 3 (1.05%) Spring
5 2 (0.70%) .NET Framework
5 2 (0.70%) ASP.NET
5 2 (0.70%) ASP.NET Core
5 2 (0.70%) COM
5 2 (0.70%) Entity Framework
6 1 (0.35%) EDI
6 1 (0.35%) HTML
6 1 (0.35%) IBM Integration Bus
6 1 (0.35%) J2EE
6 1 (0.35%) Java EE
6 1 (0.35%) JSP
6 1 (0.35%) Middleware
6 1 (0.35%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 12 (4.21%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (3.16%) Data Centre
3 5 (1.75%) Mobile App
3 5 (1.75%) User Experience
3 5 (1.75%) Virtual Team
4 4 (1.40%) Management Information System
4 4 (1.40%) PMI
5 3 (1.05%) CMDB
5 3 (1.05%) Online Games
6 2 (0.70%) Life Science
6 2 (0.70%) Reinsurance
6 2 (0.70%) Social Media
7 1 (0.35%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.35%) Contactless
7 1 (0.35%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.35%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.35%) IVR
7 1 (0.35%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 17 (5.96%) Windows
2 9 (3.16%) Linux
2 9 (3.16%) Unix
3 3 (1.05%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.70%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.35%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (49.82%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (31.23%) Service Delivery
3 83 (29.12%) Project Management
4 61 (21.40%) ITIL
5 59 (20.70%) Scrum
6 58 (20.35%) Stakeholder Management
7 48 (16.84%) PRINCE2
8 43 (15.09%) Service Management
9 26 (9.12%) Agile Project Management
10 25 (8.77%) Line Management
10 25 (8.77%) Waterfall
11 24 (8.42%) E-Commerce
12 22 (7.72%) Mentoring
12 22 (7.72%) User Stories
13 21 (7.37%) Programme Management
14 20 (7.02%) Coaching
15 19 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
16 16 (5.61%) Change Management
16 16 (5.61%) TDD
17 15 (5.26%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (4.21%) Java
2 4 (1.40%) C
2 4 (1.40%) C++
3 3 (1.05%) JavaScript
4 2 (0.70%) PHP
5 1 (0.35%) Apex Code
5 1 (0.35%) Go
5 1 (0.35%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.35%) Python
5 1 (0.35%) Ruby
5 1 (0.35%) Scala
5 1 (0.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 30 (10.53%) SC Cleared
3 19 (6.67%) Degree
4 11 (3.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 10 (3.51%) APMP
6 9 (3.16%) BPSS Clearance
6 9 (3.16%) PMI Certification
7 8 (2.81%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (2.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 7 (2.46%) ISEB
8 7 (2.46%) PMP
9 3 (1.05%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.35%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (0.35%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (7.02%) SLA
2 12 (4.21%) PMO
3 7 (2.46%) QA
4 3 (1.05%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.70%) GAAP
6 1 (0.35%) Basel III
6 1 (0.35%) ISO20022
6 1 (0.35%) MiFID
6 1 (0.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (1.40%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (1.05%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.35%) XenApp
3 1 (0.35%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (0.70%) SCCM
2 1 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (6.32%) Microsoft
2 12 (4.21%) SAP
3 9 (3.16%) Oracle
4 5 (1.75%) CyberArk
5 4 (1.40%) Ericsson
5 4 (1.40%) Pega
5 4 (1.40%) ServiceNow
6 3 (1.05%) IBM
6 3 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.70%) BT
7 2 (0.70%) hybris
7 2 (0.70%) Siebel
8 1 (0.35%) Adobe
8 1 (0.35%) Amdocs
8 1 (0.35%) Infoblox
8 1 (0.35%) Mercator
8 1 (0.35%) Talend
8 1 (0.35%) Teradata
8 1 (0.35%) TOWER Software
8 1 (0.35%) WSO2
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Central London / West End
Trust In Soda
Rate: From £500 to £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
North London
Plan-Net
Rate: Competitive rate
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Movement8
Rate: From £325 to £325 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £475 - £510 per day
Posted: 6 days ago