The median contractor rate for a Delivery Manager was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 29 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
England > South East
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 175 195 198
Rank change year-on-year +20 +3  
Contract jobs requiring a Delivery Manager 73 69 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.95% 0.77% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.00% 0.82% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 43 34
South East median daily rate £450 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
10th Percentile £275 £311 £316
90th Percentile £541 £598 £527
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England 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 the South East. 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
South East
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 7306 8460 8969
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 94.61% 94.96% 95.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 15203 18917 19243
South East median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.66%  
10th Percentile £250 £250 £220
90th Percentile £550 £550 £513
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1130 1314 1775
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.61 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.21% +21.49%  
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.50 £10.80
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.50 £40.00
England median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  

Delivery Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Delivery Manager in the South East

Delivery Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Delivery Manager in the South East

Delivery Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Delivery Manager in the South East over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Delivery Manager in the South East

Delivery Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Delivery Manager in the South East

Delivery Manager
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 29 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
Hampshire +16 21 £375 -20.63% 1
Surrey +14 17 £475 -5.00% 6
Berkshire +8 16 £450 +12.50% 4
Oxfordshire -1 10 £450 -15.29%
Buckinghamshire -22 6 £450 +10.95% 1
West Sussex +19 5 £500 +8.10%
Middlesex +12 2 £475 -
Delivery Manager
England

Delivery Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 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 South East region featuring Delivery Manager in the job title.

1 54 (40.91%) Service Delivery
2 41 (31.06%) Project Management
3 39 (29.55%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (26.52%) ITIL
5 29 (21.97%) Telecoms
6 24 (18.18%) Finance
6 24 (18.18%) Service Management
7 22 (16.67%) Change Management
8 19 (14.39%) Scrum
8 19 (14.39%) Security Cleared
9 14 (10.61%) PRINCE2
9 14 (10.61%) SLA
10 11 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
11 10 (7.58%) Software Delivery
11 10 (7.58%) SharePoint
11 10 (7.58%) Supplier Management
11 10 (7.58%) ITSM
12 9 (6.82%) PMO
12 9 (6.82%) Huawei
12 9 (6.82%) Data Centre
12 9 (6.82%) SDLC
12 9 (6.82%) Coaching
12 9 (6.82%) SC Cleared
12 9 (6.82%) Project Planning
13 8 (6.06%) Process Improvement
13 8 (6.06%) Waterfall
13 8 (6.06%) DevOps
13 8 (6.06%) ITIL V3
13 8 (6.06%) BPSS Clearance
13 8 (6.06%) PMP

Delivery Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 10 (7.58%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.03%) OpenStack
3 3 (2.27%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.27%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.76%) CloudStack
Applications
1 4 (3.03%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.27%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.52%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.27%) SAP GRC
2 1 (0.76%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.30%) Office 365
2 4 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.27%) G Suite
3 3 (2.27%) IaaS
3 3 (2.27%) OpenShift
3 3 (2.27%) PaaS
4 2 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.27%) LAN
1 3 (2.27%) WAN
2 2 (1.52%) Firewall
2 2 (1.52%) VPN
3 1 (0.76%) 4G
3 1 (0.76%) CTI
3 1 (0.76%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.76%) LTE
3 1 (0.76%) PBX
3 1 (0.76%) VoIP
3 1 (0.76%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.27%) SAP HANA
2 2 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.76%) Big Data
3 1 (0.76%) MS Access
3 1 (0.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.52%) JIRA
2 1 (0.76%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 29 (21.97%) Telecoms
2 24 (18.18%) Finance
3 5 (3.79%) Billing
4 4 (3.03%) Legal
5 2 (1.52%) Advertising
6 1 (0.76%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.76%) Banking
6 1 (0.76%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.76%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.79%) Middleware
2 3 (2.27%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.82%) Data Centre
2 7 (5.30%) Management Information System
3 6 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.03%) PMI
5 2 (1.52%) IVR
5 2 (1.52%) Video on Demand
6 1 (0.76%) BBC
6 1 (0.76%) CMDB
6 1 (0.76%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (0.76%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.76%) Digital TV
6 1 (0.76%) EPoS
6 1 (0.76%) Life Science
6 1 (0.76%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.79%) Windows
2 2 (1.52%) Unix
2 2 (1.52%) Windows 10
3 1 (0.76%) Linux
3 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (40.91%) Service Delivery
2 41 (31.06%) Project Management
3 39 (29.55%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (26.52%) ITIL
5 24 (18.18%) Service Management
6 22 (16.67%) Change Management
7 19 (14.39%) Scrum
8 14 (10.61%) PRINCE2
9 11 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (7.58%) ITSM
10 10 (7.58%) Software Delivery
10 10 (7.58%) Supplier Management
11 9 (6.82%) Coaching
11 9 (6.82%) Project Planning
11 9 (6.82%) SDLC
12 8 (6.06%) DevOps
12 8 (6.06%) ITIL V3
12 8 (6.06%) Process Improvement
12 8 (6.06%) Waterfall
13 7 (5.30%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (14.39%) Security Cleared
2 9 (6.82%) SC Cleared
3 8 (6.06%) BPSS Clearance
3 8 (6.06%) PMP
4 7 (5.30%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (4.55%) PMI Certification
6 4 (3.03%) CCNA
6 4 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (2.27%) DV Cleared
7 3 (2.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (1.52%) APMP
8 2 (1.52%) CIPD
9 1 (0.76%) CCENT
9 1 (0.76%) Degree
9 1 (0.76%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.76%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.61%) SLA
2 9 (6.82%) PMO
3 4 (3.03%) GAMP
3 4 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (2.27%) GxP
4 3 (2.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.76%) COBIT
6 1 (0.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (2.27%) Virtual Desktop
2 2 (1.52%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (0.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.52%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.76%) AirWatch
2 1 (0.76%) Ansible
2 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 9 (6.82%) Huawei
2 8 (6.06%) Motorola
3 7 (5.30%) Remedy
4 6 (4.55%) ServiceNow
5 4 (3.03%) SAP
6 3 (2.27%) Apple
6 3 (2.27%) IBM
7 2 (1.52%) Adobe
7 2 (1.52%) Cisco
7 2 (1.52%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.76%) Amdocs
8 1 (0.76%) Arqiva
8 1 (0.76%) Google
8 1 (0.76%) HP
8 1 (0.76%) Infor
8 1 (0.76%) Oracle
8 1 (0.76%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.76%) Virgin Media
8 1 (0.76%) VMware
8 1 (0.76%) Wyse
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