Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Technical Delivery Manager was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 18 November 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.

Technical Delivery Manager
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 832 806 849
Rank change year-on-year -26 +43 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Delivery Manager 57 80 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.056% 0.076% 0.048%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.059% 0.080% 0.050%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 52 35
UK median daily rate £475 £511 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.09% +7.63% +11.76%
10th Percentile £316 £297 £363
90th Percentile £688 £675 £676
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £513 £588
% change year-on-year -17.07% -12.77% +80.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
UK median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £22.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 96790 100139 109026
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.81% 94.77% 94.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 63814 65329 69364
UK median daily rate £448 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.29% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £260 £250 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £392 £375
% change year-on-year +1.98% +4.60% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2894 3317 4130
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.25 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.74 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +1.37% - +8.29%

Technical Delivery Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Delivery Manager in the UK

Technical Delivery Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Delivery Manager in the UK

Technical Delivery Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Delivery Manager over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Technical Delivery Manager in the UK

Technical Delivery Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Technical Delivery Manager in the UK

Technical Delivery Manager
Top 14 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Delivery Manager within the UK over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
England +16 54 £475 -7.09% 6
UK excluding London +27 31 £425 -17.07% 3
London -26 23 £519 +1.72% 4
North of England +54 13 £360 -43.53% 2
South East +17 11 £475 +10.79%
North West +19 6 £300 -53.85% 2
Midlands +28 4 £488 -7.14%
Yorkshire +21 4 £473 -
North East +65 3 £360 -26.15%
West Midlands +38 3 £550 -
South West +12 1 - -
East Midlands +6 1 £425 -19.05%
East of England -21 1 £800 +64.10%
Scotland - 1 - - 1

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, Technical 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 featuring Technical Delivery Manager in the job title.

1 31 (54.39%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (31.58%) Project Management
3 16 (28.07%) Scrum
4 14 (24.56%) Finance
5 10 (17.54%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (17.54%) Kanban
6 9 (15.79%) JIRA
7 8 (14.04%) Service Delivery
7 8 (14.04%) SQL
7 8 (14.04%) E-Commerce
7 8 (14.04%) Microsoft
7 8 (14.04%) Software Delivery
8 7 (12.28%) Confluence
8 7 (12.28%) Oracle
9 6 (10.53%) PRINCE2
9 6 (10.53%) Degree
9 6 (10.53%) Security Cleared
9 6 (10.53%) Banking
10 5 (8.77%) Waterfall
10 5 (8.77%) SAP
10 5 (8.77%) ITIL
10 5 (8.77%) MS Exchange
10 5 (8.77%) SharePoint
10 5 (8.77%) Migration
10 5 (8.77%) Risk Management
10 5 (8.77%) Data Centre
11 4 (7.02%) Virtual Team Management
11 4 (7.02%) Virtual Team
11 4 (7.02%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (7.02%) LAN

Technical Delivery 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 7 (12.28%) Confluence
2 5 (8.77%) MS Exchange
2 5 (8.77%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.26%) CMS
3 3 (5.26%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (5.26%) SAP Hybris
3 2 (3.51%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (1.75%) CA PPM
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.26%) Office 365
2 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.51%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.02%) LAN
1 4 (7.02%) WAN
2 1 (1.75%) Bluetooth
2 1 (1.75%) Broadband
2 1 (1.75%) DOCSIS
2 1 (1.75%) IPv6
2 1 (1.75%) SAN
2 1 (1.75%) VoIP
2 1 (1.75%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.02%) Data Mining
2 3 (5.26%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.51%) Big Data
4 1 (1.75%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.75%) DB2
4 1 (1.75%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.75%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (15.79%) JIRA
General
1 14 (24.56%) Finance
2 6 (10.53%) Banking
3 2 (3.51%) Investment Banking
3 2 (3.51%) Marketing
3 2 (3.51%) Retail
3 2 (3.51%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.75%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (1.75%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.77%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.02%) Virtual Team
3 2 (3.51%) Credit Risk
3 2 (3.51%) Derivative
3 2 (3.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (3.51%) Market Risk
3 2 (3.51%) User Experience
4 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.02%) Windows
2 2 (3.51%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.75%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (54.39%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (31.58%) Project Management
3 16 (28.07%) Scrum
4 10 (17.54%) Kanban
4 10 (17.54%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (14.04%) E-Commerce
5 8 (14.04%) Service Delivery
5 8 (14.04%) Software Delivery
6 6 (10.53%) PRINCE2
7 5 (8.77%) ITIL
7 5 (8.77%) Migration
7 5 (8.77%) Risk Management
7 5 (8.77%) Waterfall
8 4 (7.02%) Business Development
8 4 (7.02%) CRM
8 4 (7.02%) Data Extraction
8 4 (7.02%) Virtual Team Management
9 3 (5.26%) DevOps
9 3 (5.26%) ERP
9 3 (5.26%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.04%) SQL
2 1 (1.75%) Apple Swift
2 1 (1.75%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (10.53%) Degree
1 6 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.02%) CCNA
2 4 (7.02%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (7.02%) DV Cleared
3 2 (3.51%) PMP
3 2 (3.51%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.02%) QA
2 2 (3.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.75%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.75%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (3.51%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.51%) Firmware
Vendors
1 8 (14.04%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.28%) Oracle
3 5 (8.77%) SAP
4 3 (5.26%) ATG
4 3 (5.26%) hybris
4 3 (5.26%) Sitecore
5 2 (3.51%) HP
5 2 (3.51%) Sun
5 2 (3.51%) Teradata
6 1 (1.75%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.75%) CA
6 1 (1.75%) Cisco