The median contractor rate for a Delivery Project Manager was £420 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Delivery Project Manager
England / South East
Rank 237 238 231
Rank change year-on-year +1 -7  
Contract jobs requiring a Delivery Project Manager 16 27 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.21% 0.29% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.31% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 25 26
Median daily rate £420 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £368 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £540 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -2.77% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 - -

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 7328 8762 9391
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 94.03% 95.01% 94.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 4152 5355 5022
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 379 377 459
Median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £18.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +7.81%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.45 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Delivery Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East that featured Delivery Project Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Delivery Project Manager in the South East

Delivery Project 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 Project Manager in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Delivery Project Manager in the South East

Delivery Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Delivery Project Manager in the South East over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Delivery Project Manager in the South East

Delivery Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Delivery Project Manager in the South East

Delivery Project 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 Project Manager within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 March 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 +13 8 £324 -24.98% 1
Buckinghamshire -8 5 £444 +6.28%
Kent +12 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 £500 -
Delivery Project Manager
England

Delivery Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, Delivery Project 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 Project Manager in the job title.

1 15 (46.88%) Project Management
2 10 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (31.25%) PRINCE2
3 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (21.88%) SC Cleared
3 7 (21.88%) Security Cleared
4 6 (18.75%) Telecoms
4 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
5 5 (15.63%) E-Commerce
5 5 (15.63%) MS Office
5 5 (15.63%) Change Management
5 5 (15.63%) Scrum
5 5 (15.63%) Economics
5 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (15.63%) Software Delivery
6 4 (12.50%) Migration
6 4 (12.50%) Service Delivery
7 3 (9.38%) Resource Allocation
7 3 (9.38%) PMO
7 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
7 3 (9.38%) Firewall
7 3 (9.38%) PMI Certification
7 3 (9.38%) ITIL
7 3 (9.38%) Data Analysis
7 3 (9.38%) Risk Management
7 3 (9.38%) Confluence
7 3 (9.38%) JIRA
7 3 (9.38%) Data Centre
7 3 (9.38%) APMP
7 3 (9.38%) Waterfall

Delivery Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related 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 3 (9.38%) Confluence
2 1 (3.13%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) MS Office
2 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.25%) MS Project
3 1 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) Firewall
2 2 (6.25%) VPN
3 1 (3.13%) IGMP
3 1 (3.13%) NAS
3 1 (3.13%) SAN
3 1 (3.13%) VLAN
3 1 (3.13%) VXLAN
3 1 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) JIRA
General
1 6 (18.75%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.25%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Retail
3 1 (3.13%) Advertising
3 1 (3.13%) Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.13%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.38%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.25%) PMI
4 1 (3.13%) Digital Media
4 1 (3.13%) e-Learning
4 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.13%) Private Cloud
4 1 (3.13%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) Project Management
2 10 (31.25%) PRINCE2
2 10 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (15.63%) Change Management
4 5 (15.63%) E-Commerce
4 5 (15.63%) Economics
4 5 (15.63%) Scrum
4 5 (15.63%) Software Delivery
5 4 (12.50%) Migration
5 4 (12.50%) Service Delivery
6 3 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (9.38%) Data Analysis
6 3 (9.38%) ITIL
6 3 (9.38%) Resource Allocation
6 3 (9.38%) Risk Management
6 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 3 (9.38%) Waterfall
7 2 (6.25%) Matrix Organization
7 2 (6.25%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (21.88%) SC Cleared
1 7 (21.88%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.38%) APMP
2 3 (9.38%) PMI Certification
3 2 (6.25%) PMP
4 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.13%) Adobe
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle
2 1 (3.13%) SAP
2 1 (3.13%) VMware