The median contractor rate for a Delivery Project Manager was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 24 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 Project Manager
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 516 566 520
Rank change year-on-year +50 -46  
Contract jobs requiring a Delivery Project Manager 85 78 126
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.15% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.15% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 62 92
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £351 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £568 £595
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £45.00 - £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 - £41.50

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 43829 51011 53185
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.75% 94.87% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 28353 33254 33375
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1353 1511 2053
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

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 24 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 24 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
England +60 84 £475 +1.33% 10
London +37 42 £475 +2.15% 4
South East +30 20 £475 -
Hampshire +22 10 £375 -15.49%
City of London +4 7 £475 -26.92%
Basingstoke -1 6 £375 -37.50%
Yorkshire +24 5 - -
West Midlands +22 5 £400 -21.95%
Surrey +3 5 £525 +5.00%
East of England -1 5 £475 +35.71% 2
West Yorkshire +26 4 - -
Leeds - 4 - -
West Sussex +18 3 £500 +8.10%
North West +11 3 - - 2
Brentford +2 3 £425 -
Ipswich - 3 £475 -
Bradford - 3 - -
Suffolk - 3 £475 -
Middlesex +13 2 £469 +29.31%
Birmingham +12 2 £388 -24.39%
Hook +10 2 £350 +21.73%
Warwickshire +9 2 £450 -5.26%
South West +3 2 £373 -17.22%
East Midlands -6 2 £475 +2.70% 2
Cheshire +22 1 - - 1
Nottingham +3 1 £475 -9.52%
Cambridgeshire +1 1 £550 - 1
Hertfordshire 0 1 - - 1
Uxbridge -4 1 £450 +5.88%
Nottinghamshire -4 1 £475 -9.52% 1

Delivery Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 78 (51.66%) Project Management
2 65 (43.05%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (33.11%) PRINCE2
4 47 (31.13%) Finance
5 36 (23.84%) Stakeholder Management
6 23 (15.23%) Software Delivery
7 19 (12.58%) Banking
8 18 (11.92%) Telecoms
9 17 (11.26%) Security Cleared
10 16 (10.60%) Scrum
11 15 (9.93%) Service Delivery
11 15 (9.93%) Waterfall
11 15 (9.93%) Matrix Management
11 15 (9.93%) SC Cleared
12 14 (9.27%) SDLC
13 12 (7.95%) Agile Project Management
13 12 (7.95%) Microsoft Project
13 12 (7.95%) Microsoft
14 11 (7.28%) Programme Management
14 11 (7.28%) Risk Management
14 11 (7.28%) Migration
14 11 (7.28%) Retail
15 10 (6.62%) Change Control
15 10 (6.62%) Project Governance
15 10 (6.62%) Change Management
16 9 (5.96%) PMP
16 9 (5.96%) PMI Certification
16 9 (5.96%) Project Planning
16 9 (5.96%) Degree
16 9 (5.96%) Analytical Skills

Delivery Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 3 (1.99%) CMS
1 3 (1.99%) SharePoint
1 3 (1.99%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (0.66%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (7.95%) Microsoft Project
2 6 (3.97%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (2.65%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.32%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.99%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (1.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.66%) Eagle PACE
3 1 (0.66%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.66%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.66%) SAP Retail
3 1 (0.66%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.30%) Office 365
2 3 (1.99%) G Suite
3 1 (0.66%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.66%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.99%) Internet
1 3 (1.99%) WAN
2 2 (1.32%) Firewall
2 2 (1.32%) LAN
2 2 (1.32%) LTE
2 2 (1.32%) VPN
2 2 (1.32%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.66%) 4G
3 1 (0.66%) Intranet
3 1 (0.66%) SAN
3 1 (0.66%) Skype
3 1 (0.66%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.32%) Big Data
1 2 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (1.32%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.66%) MS Access
2 1 (0.66%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 3 (1.99%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.32%) JIRA
General
1 47 (31.13%) Finance
2 19 (12.58%) Banking
3 18 (11.92%) Telecoms
4 11 (7.28%) Retail
5 7 (4.64%) Investment Banking
6 4 (2.65%) Advertising
7 3 (1.99%) Law
7 3 (1.99%) Marketing
8 2 (1.32%) Electronics
8 2 (1.32%) Games
8 2 (1.32%) Legal
8 2 (1.32%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.32%) Publishing
9 1 (0.66%) Automotive
9 1 (0.66%) Billing
9 1 (0.66%) German Language
9 1 (0.66%) Japanese Language
9 1 (0.66%) Local Government
9 1 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.66%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.65%) .NET
2 2 (1.32%) Middleware
3 1 (0.66%) XML
3 1 (0.66%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.96%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.64%) PMI
3 5 (3.31%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (3.31%) EPoS
4 4 (2.65%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.65%) Virtual Team
5 3 (1.99%) Data Centre
5 3 (1.99%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.32%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.32%) SWIFT
6 2 (1.32%) User Experience
7 1 (0.66%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.66%) Derivative
7 1 (0.66%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.66%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.66%) Equities
7 1 (0.66%) IPTV
7 1 (0.66%) Learning Management System
7 1 (0.66%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.65%) Windows
2 2 (1.32%) Android
2 2 (1.32%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.66%) Linux
3 1 (0.66%) Windows 10
3 1 (0.66%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (51.66%) Project Management
2 65 (43.05%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (33.11%) PRINCE2
4 36 (23.84%) Stakeholder Management
5 23 (15.23%) Software Delivery
6 16 (10.60%) Scrum
7 15 (9.93%) Matrix Management
7 15 (9.93%) Service Delivery
7 15 (9.93%) Waterfall
8 14 (9.27%) SDLC
9 12 (7.95%) Agile Project Management
10 11 (7.28%) Migration
10 11 (7.28%) Programme Management
10 11 (7.28%) Risk Management
11 10 (6.62%) Change Control
11 10 (6.62%) Change Management
11 10 (6.62%) Project Governance
12 9 (5.96%) Project Planning
13 8 (5.30%) Business Intelligence
13 8 (5.30%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 6 (3.97%) Java
2 2 (1.32%) SQL
3 1 (0.66%) C
3 1 (0.66%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (11.26%) Security Cleared
2 15 (9.93%) SC Cleared
3 9 (5.96%) Degree
3 9 (5.96%) PMI Certification
3 9 (5.96%) PMP
4 6 (3.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 5 (3.31%) APMP
6 4 (2.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (1.32%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.32%) MAPM
8 1 (0.66%) CISSP
8 1 (0.66%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.31%) PMO
1 5 (3.31%) QA
2 2 (1.32%) MiFID
3 1 (0.66%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.66%) ISO 20022
3 1 (0.66%) SEPA
System Software
1 3 (1.99%) Virtual Desktop
2 2 (1.32%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (0.66%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (1.32%) AirWatch
1 2 (1.32%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (0.66%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (7.95%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.65%) SAP
3 3 (1.99%) Cisco
3 3 (1.99%) Sitecore
4 1 (0.66%) Apple
4 1 (0.66%) FNZ
4 1 (0.66%) Google
4 1 (0.66%) hybris
4 1 (0.66%) Oracle
4 1 (0.66%) Planview
4 1 (0.66%) TOWER Software
4 1 (0.66%) Workday
4 1 (0.66%) Wyse
Worksop, Nottinghamshire
Rullion
Rate: £425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Norton Blake
Rate: From £475 to £490 per day
Posted: 3 days ago