The median contractor rate for a Delivery Project Manager was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Delivery Project Manager
UK
Rank 544 519 495
Rank change year-on-year -25 -24  
Contract jobs requiring a Delivery Project Manager 65 122 128
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.23% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.24% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 84 87
Median daily rate £450 £473 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £368 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £591 £600
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 - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. 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
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 42399 50658 50465
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.80% 95.19% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 27502 32772 30486
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1497 1585 2011
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +8.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £11.44 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £48.00 £42.50
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

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

Job vacancy trend for Delivery Project Manager in the UK

Delivery Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Delivery Project Manager in the UK

Delivery Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Delivery Project Manager over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Delivery Project Manager in the UK

Delivery Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Delivery Project Manager in the UK

Delivery Project Manager
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 26 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
England -6 64 £450 -5.26% 17
London +9 22 £513 +2.50% 4
South East +14 16 £420 -6.66% 2
South West +5 9 £480 +12.28% 3
Hampshire +10 8 £324 -24.98% 1
North West +26 5 £495 +23.75% 3
Milton Keynes 0 5 £444 +6.28%
East of England -2 5 £425 -8.10% 1
Buckinghamshire -10 5 £444 +6.28%
Yorkshire +16 4 £425 -5.55% 2
West Yorkshire +15 3 £425 -12.82% 2
Bristol +5 3 £500 +16.95% 1
Wiltshire - 3 £500 - 1
West Midlands +13 2 £294 -33.98% 2
City of London +2 2 £475 +14.45% 1
Exeter - 2 £445 -
Cambridge - 2 £425 -
Hook - 2 £313 -
Leeds - 2 - - 1
Bradford - 2 - - 1
Swindon - 2 £500 - 1
Walsall - 2 £294 -
Devon - 2 £445 -
Cheshire - 2 £488 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £498 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £425 -
Scotland +15 1 £375 -6.25%
Manchester +13 1 £545 +36.25% 1
Kent +9 1 - -
Nottingham +5 1 £500 -

Delivery Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 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 featuring Delivery Project Manager in the job title.

1 72 (50.35%) Project Management
2 52 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (34.27%) PRINCE2
4 46 (32.17%) Finance
5 34 (23.78%) Stakeholder Management
6 17 (11.89%) Microsoft
7 15 (10.49%) Service Delivery
7 15 (10.49%) Security Cleared
7 15 (10.49%) Software Delivery
8 14 (9.79%) Waterfall
9 12 (8.39%) Programme Management
9 12 (8.39%) SC Cleared
9 12 (8.39%) Data Centre
10 11 (7.69%) Migration
10 11 (7.69%) Banking
10 11 (7.69%) Windows
11 10 (6.99%) ITIL
11 10 (6.99%) E-Commerce
11 10 (6.99%) MS Office
11 10 (6.99%) Retail
11 10 (6.99%) Scrum
12 9 (6.29%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (6.29%) Law
12 9 (6.29%) Change Management
12 9 (6.29%) MS Project
13 8 (5.59%) SAP
13 8 (5.59%) Risk Management
13 8 (5.59%) Telecoms
13 8 (5.59%) Continuous Improvement
14 7 (4.90%) SDLC

Delivery Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 5 (3.50%) Confluence
2 1 (0.70%) OpenStack
2 1 (0.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (6.99%) MS Office
2 9 (6.29%) MS Project
3 4 (2.80%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.40%) SAP CO
1 2 (1.40%) SAP FI
1 2 (1.40%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.70%) Magento
2 1 (0.70%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.70%) SAP MM
2 1 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.70%) SAP SD
2 1 (0.70%) TrackWise
2 1 (0.70%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (0.70%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.80%) Office 365
2 1 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.70%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.10%) Firewall
2 2 (1.40%) SAN
2 2 (1.40%) VPN
3 1 (0.70%) IGMP
3 1 (0.70%) Intranet
3 1 (0.70%) NAS
3 1 (0.70%) VLAN
3 1 (0.70%) VXLAN
3 1 (0.70%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.80%) SAP BW
1 4 (2.80%) SAP HANA
2 1 (0.70%) Big Data
2 1 (0.70%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 6 (4.20%) JIRA
General
1 46 (32.17%) Finance
2 11 (7.69%) Banking
3 10 (6.99%) Retail
4 9 (6.29%) Law
5 8 (5.59%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.80%) Legal
7 2 (1.40%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.40%) Marketing
7 2 (1.40%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.70%) Advertising
8 1 (0.70%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.70%) Electronics
8 1 (0.70%) Front Office
8 1 (0.70%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.70%) Publishing
8 1 (0.70%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.80%) Middleware
2 1 (0.70%) .NET
2 1 (0.70%) HTML
2 1 (0.70%) J2EE
2 1 (0.70%) JSP
2 1 (0.70%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (0.70%) Web Services
2 1 (0.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.39%) Data Centre
2 9 (6.29%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.80%) PMI
4 3 (2.10%) EPoS
5 2 (1.40%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.40%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.70%) Apple TV
6 1 (0.70%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.70%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.70%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.70%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.70%) Fintech
6 1 (0.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.70%) IPTV
6 1 (0.70%) NHS
6 1 (0.70%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.70%) SWIFT
6 1 (0.70%) Video on Demand
6 1 (0.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (7.69%) Windows
2 7 (4.90%) Linux
3 6 (4.20%) Unix
4 1 (0.70%) Android
4 1 (0.70%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.70%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (50.35%) Project Management
2 52 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (34.27%) PRINCE2
4 34 (23.78%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (10.49%) Service Delivery
5 15 (10.49%) Software Delivery
6 14 (9.79%) Waterfall
7 12 (8.39%) Programme Management
8 11 (7.69%) Migration
9 10 (6.99%) E-Commerce
9 10 (6.99%) ITIL
9 10 (6.99%) Scrum
10 9 (6.29%) Change Management
11 8 (5.59%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (5.59%) Risk Management
12 7 (4.90%) Project Governance
12 7 (4.90%) SDLC
12 7 (4.90%) Service Management
13 6 (4.20%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (4.20%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.50%) Java
2 3 (2.10%) SQL
3 1 (0.70%) C
3 1 (0.70%) C++
3 1 (0.70%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.70%) PHP
3 1 (0.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (10.49%) Security Cleared
2 12 (8.39%) SC Cleared
3 6 (4.20%) APMP
3 6 (4.20%) PMI Certification
3 6 (4.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (3.50%) Degree
5 4 (2.80%) PMP
5 4 (2.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (1.40%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.40%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.70%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.80%) PMO
2 3 (2.10%) SLA
3 1 (0.70%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.70%) QA
3 1 (0.70%) SEPA
System Software
1 2 (1.40%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 1 (0.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.70%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.40%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 17 (11.89%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.59%) SAP
3 5 (3.50%) CyberArk
4 3 (2.10%) Oracle
5 2 (1.40%) CheckPoint
5 2 (1.40%) hybris
6 1 (0.70%) Adobe
6 1 (0.70%) Apple
6 1 (0.70%) ATG
6 1 (0.70%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.70%) Demandware
6 1 (0.70%) FNZ
6 1 (0.70%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.70%) TOWER Software
6 1 (0.70%) VMware
6 1 (0.70%) Workday
6 1 (0.70%) Yardi
London
Movement8
Rate: From £325 to £325 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Barrow-In-Furness
aap3
Rate: £40.00 - £50.00 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago