The median contractor rate for a Delivery Manager was £325 per day in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 3 months to 23 June 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
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 50 73
Rank change year-on-year -19 +23  
Contract jobs requiring a Delivery Manager 6 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.81% 1.81% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 1.87% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 3
Median daily rate £325 £406 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.86% +1.38%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.50 - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes. 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
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 716 642 814
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 96.63% 96.69% 96.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 336 342 447
Median daily rate £395 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £266 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 26 23
Median hourly rate £18.00 £12.00 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -25.65%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £9.40 £10.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.70 £15.25 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

Delivery Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Delivery Manager in Milton Keynes

Delivery Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Delivery Manager in Milton Keynes

Delivery Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Delivery Manager in Milton Keynes over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Delivery Manager in Milton Keynes

Delivery Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Delivery Manager in Milton Keynes

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Milton Keynes region featuring Delivery Manager in the job title.

1 9 (64.29%) ITIL
1 9 (64.29%) Service Delivery
2 8 (57.14%) Finance
3 7 (50.00%) Service Management
3 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 6 (42.86%) SC Cleared
5 4 (28.57%) Service Design
6 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery Management
6 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (21.43%) DV Cleared
6 3 (21.43%) DevOps
7 2 (14.29%) Supplier Management
7 2 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (14.29%) Release Management
7 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (14.29%) Migration
7 2 (14.29%) Scrum
7 2 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
7 2 (14.29%) Firewall
7 2 (14.29%) Change Management
7 2 (14.29%) VPN
7 2 (14.29%) B2B
7 2 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (14.29%) Tivoli
7 2 (14.29%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 2 (14.29%) Middleware
7 2 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (14.29%) Coaching
7 2 (14.29%) Process Improvement

Delivery Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Firewall
1 2 (14.29%) VPN
General
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.14%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) ITIL
1 9 (64.29%) Service Delivery
2 7 (50.00%) Service Management
3 4 (28.57%) Service Design
4 3 (21.43%) DevOps
4 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery Management
5 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (14.29%) B2B
5 2 (14.29%) Change Control
5 2 (14.29%) Change Management
5 2 (14.29%) Coaching
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (14.29%) Migration
5 2 (14.29%) Process Improvement
5 2 (14.29%) Release Management
5 2 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 2 (14.29%) Scrum
5 2 (14.29%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 3 (21.43%) DV Cleared
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Tivoli