Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Delivery Manager was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Wales during the 6 months to 22 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.

Delivery Manager
UK > Wales
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 88 109
Rank change year-on-year +23 +21 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Delivery Manager 22 18 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.84% 1.26% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.90% 1.29% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 15 6
Wales median daily rate £425 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% -0.06% +2.91%
10th Percentile £372 £325 £326
90th Percentile £500 £523 £606
UK median daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Wales median hourly rate £44.00 - -
UK median hourly rate £41.78 £101.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year -58.74% +237.50% +20.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wales. 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
Wales
Contract vacancies in Wales with a recognized job title 1160 1390 1578
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.91% 97.61% 96.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 774 935 1123
Wales median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £167 £200 £210
90th Percentile £550 £556 £479
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 91 80
Wales median hourly rate £15.24 £13.50 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.89% -1.82% -1.79%
10th Percentile £10.28 £10.31 £9.23
90th Percentile £46.83 £62.50 £30.48
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.88% - +9.09%

Delivery Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Delivery Manager in Wales

Delivery Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Delivery Manager in Wales

Delivery Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Delivery Manager in Wales over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Delivery Manager in Wales

Delivery Manager
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 6 months to 22 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
South Wales +12 17 £431 -4.17%
West Wales - 3 £375 -
Delivery Manager
UK

Delivery Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, 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 across the Wales region featuring Delivery Manager in the job title.

1 19 (86.36%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (40.91%) User Stories
3 8 (36.36%) Security Cleared
4 7 (31.82%) Scrum
5 6 (27.27%) Service Delivery
5 6 (27.27%) SC Cleared
6 5 (22.73%) Kanban
7 4 (18.18%) Release Management
7 4 (18.18%) Finance
7 4 (18.18%) Coaching
7 4 (18.18%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (13.64%) Disclosure Scotland
8 3 (13.64%) Agile Project Management
8 3 (13.64%) Product Management
8 3 (13.64%) Project Management
9 2 (9.09%) ITIL
9 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
9 2 (9.09%) DevOps
9 2 (9.09%) Acceptance Criteria
10 1 (4.55%) Web Operations
10 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
10 1 (4.55%) Power Management
10 1 (4.55%) Kalman Filter
10 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
10 1 (4.55%) Mobile Device Management
10 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
10 1 (4.55%) User Experience
10 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (4.55%) Continuous Delivery
10 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio Team System

Delivery Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Firewall
1 1 (4.55%) SAN
1 1 (4.55%) VPN
1 1 (4.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.55%) Digital Media
1 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
1 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (86.36%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (40.91%) User Stories
3 7 (31.82%) Scrum
4 6 (27.27%) Service Delivery
5 5 (22.73%) Kanban
6 4 (18.18%) Coaching
6 4 (18.18%) Release Management
7 3 (13.64%) Agile Project Management
7 3 (13.64%) Product Management
7 3 (13.64%) Project Management
8 2 (9.09%) Acceptance Criteria
8 2 (9.09%) DevOps
8 2 (9.09%) ITIL
9 1 (4.55%) Continuous Delivery
9 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (4.55%) Kalman Filter
9 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
9 1 (4.55%) Mobile Device Management
9 1 (4.55%) Power Management
9 1 (4.55%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 6 (27.27%) SC Cleared
3 4 (18.18%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Citrix
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.55%) VMware