Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Delivery Manager was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 24 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 > North West
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 138 147 141
Rank change year-on-year +9 -6 +15
Contract jobs requiring a Delivery Manager 65 86 111
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.14% 1.26% 1.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.20% 1.34% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 53 106
North West median daily rate £475 £475 £484
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -1.81% -0.26%
10th Percentile £316 £365 £340
90th Percentile £663 £625 £663
England median daily rate £490 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +3.16% +5.56% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
North West median hourly rate £45.00 £187.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -76.00% - -
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 the North West. 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
North West
Contract vacancies in the North West with a recognized job title 5406 6426 8139
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.01% 94.39% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 3416 4138 4863
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £250 £250 £233
90th Percentile £588 £550 £569
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 260 234 407
North West median hourly rate £17.74 £16.11 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.14% -21.43% +28.13%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £44.93 £50.03
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%

Delivery Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Delivery Manager in the North West

Delivery Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Delivery Manager in the North West

Delivery Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Delivery Manager in the North West over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Delivery Manager in the North West

Delivery Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Delivery Manager in the North West

Delivery Manager
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 6 months to 24 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
Cheshire +6 29 £525 +5.00% 5
Manchester +17 26 £450 - 2
Merseyside +7 4 £425 -15.00% 1
Cumbria -1 3 - -
Lancashire +3 2 £375 -25.00% 1
Delivery Manager
England

Delivery Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 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 North West region featuring Delivery Manager in the job title.

1 30 (46.15%) Project Management
2 26 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (26.15%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (23.08%) Service Delivery
5 14 (21.54%) ITIL
5 14 (21.54%) PRINCE2
6 12 (18.46%) Finance
7 11 (16.92%) Service Management
8 10 (15.38%) Scrum
9 9 (13.85%) Service Design
9 9 (13.85%) Coaching
9 9 (13.85%) Oracle
9 9 (13.85%) PeopleSoft
10 8 (12.31%) Risk Management
10 8 (12.31%) Waterfall
11 7 (10.77%) Agile Project Management
11 7 (10.77%) Enterprise Architecture
11 7 (10.77%) Programme Management
12 6 (9.23%) Migration
12 6 (9.23%) Kanban
12 6 (9.23%) Software Engineering
12 6 (9.23%) Business Analysis
12 6 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (9.23%) SDLC
13 5 (7.69%) Change Control
13 5 (7.69%) Problem Management
13 5 (7.69%) Requirements Management
13 5 (7.69%) Middleware
13 5 (7.69%) PeopleTools
13 5 (7.69%) BEA

Delivery Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 5 (7.69%) Tuxedo
1 5 (7.69%) WebLogic
2 2 (3.08%) CMS
2 2 (3.08%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.54%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.15%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.62%) PaaS
3 2 (3.08%) SaaS
4 1 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.54%) IaaS
4 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.54%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (7.69%) PeopleTools
2 1 (1.54%) JIRA
General
1 12 (18.46%) Finance
2 3 (4.62%) Banking
2 3 (4.62%) Retail
2 3 (4.62%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.08%) Legal
3 2 (3.08%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.54%) Law
4 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.54%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.69%) Middleware
2 1 (1.54%) AngularJS
2 1 (1.54%) React
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.15%) User Experience
3 3 (4.62%) Virtual Team
4 2 (3.08%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.54%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.54%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.54%) Life Science
5 1 (1.54%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.54%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (46.15%) Project Management
2 26 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (26.15%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (23.08%) Service Delivery
5 14 (21.54%) ITIL
5 14 (21.54%) PRINCE2
6 11 (16.92%) Service Management
7 10 (15.38%) Scrum
8 9 (13.85%) Coaching
8 9 (13.85%) Service Design
9 8 (12.31%) Risk Management
9 8 (12.31%) Waterfall
10 7 (10.77%) Agile Project Management
10 7 (10.77%) Enterprise Architecture
10 7 (10.77%) Programme Management
11 6 (9.23%) Business Analysis
11 6 (9.23%) Kanban
11 6 (9.23%) Migration
11 6 (9.23%) SDLC
11 6 (9.23%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.62%) C
2 2 (3.08%) SQL
3 1 (1.54%) Java
3 1 (1.54%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (4.62%) Degree
2 2 (3.08%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.08%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.54%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) PMO
2 1 (1.54%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.54%) QA
2 1 (1.54%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (13.85%) Oracle
1 9 (13.85%) PeopleSoft
2 5 (7.69%) BEA
3 2 (3.08%) ATG
3 2 (3.08%) HP
3 2 (3.08%) hybris
3 2 (3.08%) SAP
3 2 (3.08%) ServiceNow
3 2 (3.08%) Siebel
3 2 (3.08%) Sitecore
3 2 (3.08%) Sun
3 2 (3.08%) Teradata
4 1 (1.54%) Cadence
4 1 (1.54%) Ericsson
4 1 (1.54%) Microsoft