Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Delivery Manager was £520 per day in advertised job vacancies in London 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
England > London
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 302 259 294
Rank change year-on-year -43 +35 +79
Contract jobs requiring a Delivery Manager 375 417 346
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.81% 0.93% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 0.98% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 272 305 256
London median daily rate £520 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £375 £363 £341
90th Percentile £686 £650 £675
England median daily rate £488 £475 £462
% change year-on-year +2.63% +2.81% +8.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
London median hourly rate £35.00 £15.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +133.33% - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £101.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year -65.43% +237.50% +20.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Contract vacancies in London with a recognized job title 43845 42658 44659
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.85% 95.00% 94.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 31743 30364 31460
London median daily rate £493 £460 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.07% +2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £288 £268
90th Percentile £663 £638 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 544 553 695
London median hourly rate £20.00 £19.62 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.96% +3.24% +8.57%
10th Percentile £12.15 £11.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £47.83
England median hourly rate £18.63 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +0.68% +2.78% +9.09%

Delivery Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

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 6 months to 19 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Central London -4 49 £475 -5.00% 5
South London -26 17 £550 +22.22% 2
West London -16 10 £425 -15.00% 2
North London - 5 £415 -
East London -8 4 £400 -15.79% 1
Delivery Manager
England

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

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 London region featuring Delivery Manager in the job title.

1 224 (59.73%) Agile Software Development
2 138 (36.80%) Project Management
3 98 (26.13%) Stakeholder Management
4 95 (25.33%) Finance
5 93 (24.80%) Scrum
6 86 (22.93%) Service Delivery
7 70 (18.67%) Agile Project Management
8 59 (15.73%) ITIL
9 56 (14.93%) Security Cleared
10 48 (12.80%) Banking
11 45 (12.00%) Coaching
12 43 (11.47%) JIRA
13 42 (11.20%) Digital Transformation Programme
14 41 (10.93%) Kanban
15 36 (9.60%) Service Management
16 34 (9.07%) Analytical Skills
17 33 (8.80%) Analytics
18 32 (8.53%) SAP
19 31 (8.27%) SC Cleared
19 31 (8.27%) Software Delivery
20 28 (7.47%) Matrix Management
21 27 (7.20%) Salesforce.com
21 27 (7.20%) Mentoring
22 26 (6.93%) SDLC
23 25 (6.67%) User Stories
23 25 (6.67%) CRM
24 24 (6.40%) PRINCE2
24 24 (6.40%) Financial Institution
24 24 (6.40%) Project Governance
25 22 (5.87%) Investment Banking

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 13 (3.47%) Confluence
2 9 (2.40%) SharePoint
3 7 (1.87%) CMS
4 5 (1.33%) Sitecore CMS
5 4 (1.07%) Mule
6 2 (0.53%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.27%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.27%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.27%) SAS
7 1 (0.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 15 (4.00%) Microsoft Project
2 13 (3.47%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (2.13%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (2.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (1.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (1.87%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 5 (1.33%) SAP CO
2 5 (1.33%) SAP FI
2 5 (1.33%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (1.07%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.80%) SAP Hybris
4 3 (0.80%) SAP PM
5 2 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.53%) Workday HCM
6 1 (0.27%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.27%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.27%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.67%) Office 365
2 7 (1.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (1.87%) SaaS
3 5 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.07%) Force.com
4 4 (1.07%) PaaS
5 3 (0.80%) IaaS
5 3 (0.80%) Trello
6 1 (0.27%) Basecamp
6 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.27%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.27%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.87%) SMS
2 6 (1.60%) Firewall
3 3 (0.80%) Ethernet
4 2 (0.53%) Internet
5 1 (0.27%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.27%) Broadband
5 1 (0.27%) DOCSIS
5 1 (0.27%) Intranet
5 1 (0.27%) IPv6
5 1 (0.27%) VoIP
5 1 (0.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (5.60%) Big Data
2 16 (4.27%) Hadoop
3 15 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
3 15 (4.00%) MongoDB
4 4 (1.07%) GIS
5 2 (0.53%) Data Mining
5 2 (0.53%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.27%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 43 (11.47%) JIRA
2 2 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.27%) Maven
3 1 (0.27%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.27%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 95 (25.33%) Finance
2 48 (12.80%) Banking
3 24 (6.40%) Financial Institution
4 22 (5.87%) Investment Banking
5 15 (4.00%) Retail
6 14 (3.73%) Marketing
7 13 (3.47%) Telecoms
8 8 (2.13%) Law
8 8 (2.13%) Legal
9 6 (1.60%) Manufacturing
10 5 (1.33%) Electronics
11 3 (0.80%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.53%) Games
12 2 (0.53%) Prime Brokerage
13 1 (0.27%) Advertising
13 1 (0.27%) Billing
13 1 (0.27%) Dutch Language
13 1 (0.27%) German Language
13 1 (0.27%) Local Government
13 1 (0.27%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (4.27%) JSON
2 14 (3.73%) D3.js
3 5 (1.33%) AngularJS
4 4 (1.07%) GWT
4 4 (1.07%) HTML
4 4 (1.07%) HTML5
4 4 (1.07%) Middleware
4 4 (1.07%) Visualforce
5 3 (0.80%) RESTful
6 2 (0.53%) .NET
7 1 (0.27%) CGI
7 1 (0.27%) CSS
7 1 (0.27%) J2EE
7 1 (0.27%) jQuery
7 1 (0.27%) Lucene
7 1 (0.27%) SOAP
7 1 (0.27%) Spring
7 1 (0.27%) Spring MVC
7 1 (0.27%) Velocity
7 1 (0.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 34 (9.07%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (4.80%) User Experience
3 12 (3.20%) Derivative
3 12 (3.20%) Fintech
4 11 (2.93%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (2.67%) Credit Risk
5 10 (2.67%) FMCG
5 10 (2.67%) Management Information System
5 10 (2.67%) Market Risk
5 10 (2.67%) Mobile App
6 9 (2.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 8 (2.13%) Virtual Team
8 5 (1.33%) OTC Derivatives
8 5 (1.33%) Robotics
9 4 (1.07%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (1.07%) NHS
10 3 (0.80%) Computer Science
10 3 (0.80%) Fixed Income
10 3 (0.80%) PMI
10 3 (0.80%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 7 (1.87%) Windows
2 4 (1.07%) Windows Server
3 2 (0.53%) Apple iOS
3 2 (0.53%) Linux
3 2 (0.53%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.27%) Android
4 1 (0.27%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 224 (59.73%) Agile Software Development
2 138 (36.80%) Project Management
3 98 (26.13%) Stakeholder Management
4 93 (24.80%) Scrum
5 86 (22.93%) Service Delivery
6 70 (18.67%) Agile Project Management
7 59 (15.73%) ITIL
8 45 (12.00%) Coaching
9 42 (11.20%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 41 (10.93%) Kanban
11 36 (9.60%) Service Management
12 33 (8.80%) Analytics
13 31 (8.27%) Software Delivery
14 28 (7.47%) Matrix Management
15 27 (7.20%) Mentoring
16 26 (6.93%) SDLC
17 25 (6.67%) CRM
17 25 (6.67%) User Stories
18 24 (6.40%) PRINCE2
18 24 (6.40%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 16 (4.27%) JavaScript
2 15 (4.00%) Java
3 6 (1.60%) SQL
4 4 (1.07%) Apex Code
4 4 (1.07%) C
5 1 (0.27%) Apple Swift
5 1 (0.27%) C++
5 1 (0.27%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.27%) R
5 1 (0.27%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 56 (14.93%) Security Cleared
2 31 (8.27%) SC Cleared
3 16 (4.27%) Degree
4 15 (4.00%) CTC Cleared
5 10 (2.67%) BPSS Clearance
6 9 (2.40%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (2.13%) DV Cleared
8 5 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (1.07%) PMI Certification
9 4 (1.07%) PMP
10 3 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.27%) Computer Science Degree
11 1 (0.27%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.27%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.80%) QA
2 10 (2.67%) PMO
3 7 (1.87%) SLA
4 5 (1.33%) GDPR
4 5 (1.33%) MiFID
5 3 (0.80%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 3 (0.80%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.80%) Disclosure Scotland
5 3 (0.80%) Dodd-Frank
5 3 (0.80%) EMIR
5 3 (0.80%) GAMP
6 2 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 2 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (1.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.80%) ISA Server
3 2 (0.53%) Firmware
4 1 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (1.07%) MOM
2 2 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.27%) AppManager
3 1 (0.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 32 (8.53%) SAP
2 27 (7.20%) Salesforce.com
3 17 (4.53%) Microsoft
4 8 (2.13%) Oracle
5 5 (1.33%) Blue Prism
5 5 (1.33%) Kofax
5 5 (1.33%) Progress
5 5 (1.33%) Sitecore
6 4 (1.07%) Informatica
6 4 (1.07%) TIBCO
7 3 (0.80%) ATG
7 3 (0.80%) hybris
8 2 (0.53%) Murex
8 2 (0.53%) NCR
8 2 (0.53%) Remedy
8 2 (0.53%) ServiceNow
8 2 (0.53%) Workday
9 1 (0.27%) Cisco
9 1 (0.27%) Dell
9 1 (0.27%) Reuters