Period
to 22 June 2018

The median contractor rate for a Delivery Manager was £488 per day in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 22 June 2018.

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
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 168 162 95
Rank change year-on-year -6 -67 +101
Contract jobs requiring a Delivery Manager 48 36 158
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.82% 0.66% 2.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 0.69% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 15 126
North West median daily rate £488 £400 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.88% -20.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £247 £313 £363
90th Percentile £638 £575 £672
England median daily rate £513 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +7.89% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £45.00 £40.75 -
% change year-on-year +10.43% - -

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 5,588 5,186 7,274
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.13% 94.43% 94.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,469 3,139 4,406
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £250 £225 £243
90th Percentile £575 £550 £541
England median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 308 288 310
North West median hourly rate £17.50 £19.75 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.39% -2.47% +9.70%
10th Percentile £11.27 £11.00 £11.32
90th Percentile £50.38 £50.45 £47.39
England median hourly rate £18.52 £18.70 £19.85
% change year-on-year -0.95% -5.78% +13.40%

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 22 June 2018.

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 22 June 2018. 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 -3 18 £408 -10.44% 1
Lancashire - 14 £513 - 5
Manchester -29 8 £400 +13.48% 7
Merseyside +24 4 £519 -
Delivery Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 2018, Delivery Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the North West region featuring Delivery Manager in the job title.

1 27 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (39.58%) ITIL
2 19 (39.58%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (33.33%) Project Management
4 14 (29.17%) Finance
4 14 (29.17%) SDLC
5 13 (27.08%) Waterfall
6 12 (25.00%) Service Management
7 10 (20.83%) Service Delivery
7 10 (20.83%) Scrum
8 9 (18.75%) Change Management
8 9 (18.75%) Project Planning
9 8 (16.67%) Degree
9 8 (16.67%) Kanban
9 8 (16.67%) Programme Management
9 8 (16.67%) Oracle
10 7 (14.58%) Unix
10 7 (14.58%) Windows
10 7 (14.58%) Linux
10 7 (14.58%) Software Engineering
10 7 (14.58%) Service Design
11 6 (12.50%) Customer-Centricity
11 6 (12.50%) Secure Coding
11 6 (12.50%) User Experience
11 6 (12.50%) Data Analysis
11 6 (12.50%) Business Analysis
11 6 (12.50%) Resource Management
11 6 (12.50%) UX Design
11 6 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
11 6 (12.50%) RUP

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 3 (6.25%) Confluence
2 1 (2.08%) NetWeaver
2 1 (2.08%) TPMS
Applications
1 6 (12.50%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.08%) HFM
2 1 (2.08%) SAP CO
2 1 (2.08%) SAP CRM
2 1 (2.08%) SAP FI
2 1 (2.08%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (2.08%) SAP MM
2 1 (2.08%) SAP SD
2 1 (2.08%) SAP SM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.08%) Big Data
1 1 (2.08%) IDMS
1 1 (2.08%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 3 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 14 (29.17%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Banking
3 1 (2.08%) Retail
3 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.08%) SAP Basis
1 1 (2.08%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) User Experience
2 5 (10.42%) Computer Science
2 5 (10.42%) PMI
3 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.08%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.08%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.08%) Smartcard
3 1 (2.08%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.08%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.58%) Linux
1 7 (14.58%) Unix
1 7 (14.58%) Windows
2 1 (2.08%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (39.58%) ITIL
2 19 (39.58%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (33.33%) Project Management
4 14 (29.17%) SDLC
5 13 (27.08%) Waterfall
6 12 (25.00%) Service Management
7 10 (20.83%) Scrum
7 10 (20.83%) Service Delivery
8 9 (18.75%) Change Management
8 9 (18.75%) Project Planning
9 8 (16.67%) Kanban
9 8 (16.67%) Programme Management
10 7 (14.58%) Service Design
10 7 (14.58%) Software Engineering
11 6 (12.50%) Business Analysis
11 6 (12.50%) Customer-Centricity
11 6 (12.50%) Data Analysis
11 6 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
11 6 (12.50%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.08%) Apex Code
1 1 (2.08%) COBOL
1 1 (2.08%) Perl
1 1 (2.08%) Python
1 1 (2.08%) Ruby
1 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (16.67%) Degree
2 5 (10.42%) PMI Certification
2 5 (10.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (4.17%) PMP
4 1 (2.08%) CCENT
4 1 (2.08%) CCNA
4 1 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.50%) SLA
2 2 (4.17%) PMO
3 1 (2.08%) GDPR
3 1 (2.08%) P3O
3 1 (2.08%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (16.67%) Oracle
2 3 (6.25%) SAP
3 2 (4.17%) Cadence
3 2 (4.17%) Hyperion
3 2 (4.17%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.08%) Adobe
4 1 (2.08%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.08%) Conga
4 1 (2.08%) Fujitsu
4 1 (2.08%) Micro Focus
4 1 (2.08%) Pardot
4 1 (2.08%) Progress
4 1 (2.08%) Salesforce.com