The median contractor rate for a Delivery Manager was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in Scotland 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
UK / Scotland
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 106 142 132
Rank change year-on-year +36 -10  
Contract jobs requiring a Delivery Manager 10 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.46% 0.44% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.48% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 4
Median daily rate £475 £450 £426
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.63%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £358 £366
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £570 £653
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 Scotland. 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
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2073 2723 2921
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 95.62% 92.71% 95.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1157 1524 1509
Median daily rate £375 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.35% +5.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 60 87
Median hourly rate £25.00 £14.93 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +67.50% -20.40%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.55 £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 Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Delivery Manager in Scotland

Delivery Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Delivery Manager in Scotland

Delivery Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Delivery Manager in Scotland

Delivery Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Delivery Manager in Scotland

Delivery Manager
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +15 10 £475 +5.55% 1
Delivery Manager
UK

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

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 Scotland region featuring Delivery Manager in the job title.

1 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) Finance
3 6 (37.50%) ITIL
4 5 (31.25%) Service Delivery
4 5 (31.25%) DevOps
5 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (25.00%) Banking
5 4 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (18.75%) Scrum
6 3 (18.75%) CCA
6 3 (18.75%) Windows
6 3 (18.75%) Linux
6 3 (18.75%) ITIL V3
6 3 (18.75%) Disclosure Scotland
6 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
7 2 (12.50%) vRealize
7 2 (12.50%) VxBlock/Vblock
7 2 (12.50%) ISO 22301
7 2 (12.50%) Software-Defined Networking
7 2 (12.50%) User Experience
7 2 (12.50%) Skype
7 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
7 2 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (12.50%) Contract Management
7 2 (12.50%) DNS
7 2 (12.50%) SAN
7 2 (12.50%) Project Management
7 2 (12.50%) Cisco
7 2 (12.50%) Microsoft

Delivery Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 2 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) DNS
1 2 (12.50%) SAN
1 2 (12.50%) Skype
1 2 (12.50%) Software-Defined Networking
2 1 (6.25%) DHCP
2 1 (6.25%) LDAP
2 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.25%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
General
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Law
4 1 (6.25%) Retail
4 1 (6.25%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 2 (12.50%) User Experience
1 2 (12.50%) VxBlock/Vblock
2 1 (6.25%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
1 3 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
1 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) ITIL
3 5 (31.25%) DevOps
3 5 (31.25%) Service Delivery
4 4 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (18.75%) ITIL V3
5 3 (18.75%) Scrum
6 2 (12.50%) Business Transformation
6 2 (12.50%) Contract Management
6 2 (12.50%) Data Migration
6 2 (12.50%) Migration
6 2 (12.50%) Project Management
6 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
7 1 (6.25%) Behavioural Change
7 1 (6.25%) Coaching
7 1 (6.25%) Email Migration
7 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery Management
7 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
7 1 (6.25%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) CCA
2 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (12.50%) ISO 22301
2 2 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) SCCM
1 2 (12.50%) vRealize
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco
1 2 (12.50%) Citrix
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 2 (12.50%) ServiceNow
1 2 (12.50%) VMware
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