Period
to 23 July 2018

The median contractor rate for a Delivery Manager was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 23 July 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 > South West
6 months to
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 155 170 163
Rank change year-on-year +15 -7 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Delivery Manager 45 30 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.85% 0.55% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.89% 0.57% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 24 22
South West median daily rate £450 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.86% -4.42%
10th Percentile £331 £383 £240
90th Percentile £550 £556 £640
England median daily rate £513 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +7.89% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £40.50 £35.00 £101.25
% change year-on-year +15.71% -65.43% +211.54%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South 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
South West
Contract vacancies in the South West with a recognized job title 5,069 5,255 5,769
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.21% 95.68% 95.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,037 3,300 3,728
South West median daily rate £400 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% -
10th Percentile £250 £219 £230
90th Percentile £550 £532 £550
England median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 311 275 322
South West median hourly rate £33.50 £37.50 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.67% +10.29% +60.00%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.40 £11.28
90th Percentile £48.75 £50.00 £48.60
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.10 £19.00
% change year-on-year +3.31% -4.74% +8.57%

Delivery Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Delivery Manager in the South West

Delivery Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Delivery Manager in the South West

Delivery Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Delivery Manager in the South West over the 6 months to 23 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Delivery Manager in the South West

Delivery Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Delivery Manager in the South West

Delivery Manager
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 6 months to 23 July 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
Wiltshire +10 13 £420 -6.67% 6
Bristol -3 11 £363 -19.44% 3
Devon +11 3 £500 +14.29% 2
Gloucestershire - 2 £500 - 1
Somerset +5 1 £450 -7.69% 3
Delivery Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 South West region featuring Delivery Manager in the job title.

1 20 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 17 (37.78%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (33.33%) Project Management
4 13 (28.89%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (24.44%) Service Delivery
5 11 (24.44%) Infrastructure Management
6 10 (22.22%) Finance
7 9 (20.00%) Military
7 9 (20.00%) SC Cleared
8 8 (17.78%) Scrum
9 7 (15.56%) APMP
10 6 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (13.33%) Process Improvement
10 6 (13.33%) Software Distribution
10 6 (13.33%) Programme Delivery
10 6 (13.33%) Single Sign-On
10 6 (13.33%) Legal
10 6 (13.33%) Management Information System
10 6 (13.33%) ITIL
11 5 (11.11%) PRINCE
11 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
11 5 (11.11%) Migration
11 5 (11.11%) Retail
11 5 (11.11%) Remediation Plan
11 5 (11.11%) Gantt Chart
12 4 (8.89%) Office 365
12 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (8.89%) Programme Management
12 4 (8.89%) Risk Management
12 4 (8.89%) Telecoms

Delivery Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 (6.67%) SharePoint
1 3 (6.67%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.22%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) Skype
2 2 (4.44%) Internet
3 1 (2.22%) Broadband
3 1 (2.22%) NGN
3 1 (2.22%) SMS
3 1 (2.22%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) Big Data
1 1 (2.22%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) JIRA
General
1 10 (22.22%) Finance
2 9 (20.00%) Military
3 6 (13.33%) Legal
4 5 (11.11%) Retail
5 4 (8.89%) Telecoms
6 2 (4.44%) Banking
6 2 (4.44%) Manufacturing
6 2 (4.44%) Marketing
7 1 (2.22%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.67%) EPoS
4 2 (4.44%) NHS
5 1 (2.22%) CCTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (37.78%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (33.33%) Project Management
3 13 (28.89%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (24.44%) Infrastructure Management
4 11 (24.44%) Service Delivery
5 8 (17.78%) Scrum
6 6 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (13.33%) ITIL
6 6 (13.33%) Process Improvement
6 6 (13.33%) Programme Delivery
6 6 (13.33%) Software Distribution
7 5 (11.11%) Gantt Chart
7 5 (11.11%) Migration
7 5 (11.11%) PRINCE
7 5 (11.11%) Remediation Plan
8 4 (8.89%) PRINCE2
8 4 (8.89%) Programme Management
8 4 (8.89%) Risk Management
9 3 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (6.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.44%) SQL
2 1 (2.22%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 9 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 7 (15.56%) APMP
4 2 (4.44%) DV Cleared
4 2 (4.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (2.22%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) PMO
1 1 (2.22%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (13.33%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (4.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.44%) Progress
3 1 (2.22%) Atlassian
3 1 (2.22%) SAP