The median contractor rate for a Delivery Manager was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 3 months to 28 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
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 54 61
Rank change year-on-year +2 +7  
Contract jobs requiring a Delivery Manager 4 15 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.69% 1.71% 1.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 1.82% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 5
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £435 £425
% change year-on-year +3.44% +2.35%  
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 Reading. 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
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 527 822 776
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 91.33% 93.73% 93.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 265 482 382
Median daily rate £400 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £505 £516
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 36 49
Median hourly rate £16.00 £21.33 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.98% -1.02%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.75 £32.50 £30.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Delivery Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Delivery Manager in Reading

Delivery Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Delivery Manager in Reading

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

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

1 9 (52.94%) SharePoint
1 9 (52.94%) SLA
1 9 (52.94%) Huawei
2 6 (35.29%) Remedy
3 5 (29.41%) Service Delivery
3 5 (29.41%) Telecoms
4 4 (23.53%) Service Management
5 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
5 3 (17.65%) CRM
5 3 (17.65%) Process Improvement
5 3 (17.65%) Matrix Organization
5 3 (17.65%) SDLC
6 2 (11.76%) Billing
6 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
6 2 (11.76%) ITIL V3
6 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (11.76%) ITIL
6 2 (11.76%) Legal
7 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (5.88%) CCENT
7 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
7 1 (5.88%) IT Governance
7 1 (5.88%) Operations Management
7 1 (5.88%) COBIT
7 1 (5.88%) Scrum
7 1 (5.88%) Amdocs
7 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (5.88%) TDD
7 1 (5.88%) Project Management

Delivery Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 9 (52.94%) SharePoint
General
1 5 (29.41%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.76%) Billing
2 2 (11.76%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Service Delivery
2 4 (23.53%) Service Management
3 3 (17.65%) CRM
3 3 (17.65%) Matrix Organization
3 3 (17.65%) Process Improvement
3 3 (17.65%) SDLC
4 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (11.76%) ITIL
4 2 (11.76%) ITIL V3
5 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.88%) IT Governance
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL V2
5 1 (5.88%) ITSM
5 1 (5.88%) MSF
5 1 (5.88%) Operations Management
5 1 (5.88%) Scrum
5 1 (5.88%) TDD
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) CCENT
1 1 (5.88%) CCNA
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.88%) PMI Certification
1 1 (5.88%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (52.94%) SLA
2 1 (5.88%) COBIT
2 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 20000
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Huawei
2 6 (35.29%) Remedy
3 1 (5.88%) Amdocs
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco
3 1 (5.88%) Virgin Media
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