The median contractor rate for a Delivery Manager was £488 per day in advertised job vacancies in Wales during the 3 months to 29 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 Manager
UK > Wales
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 57 73
Rank change year-on-year +7 +16  
Contract jobs requiring a Delivery Manager 12 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.94% 0.36% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.02% 0.37% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 3
Wales median daily rate £488 £383 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.45% -33.47%  
10th Percentile £375 £332 £473
90th Percentile £525 £415 £618
UK median daily rate £475 £470 £450
% change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £52.50 - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Wales. 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
Wales
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 594 539 823
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 96.27% 96.94% 96.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1268 1205 1749
Wales median daily rate £363 £378 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.97% +4.71%  
10th Percentile £175 £200 £200
90th Percentile £538 £550 £488
UK median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 187 112 143
Wales median hourly rate £16.28 £13.00 £13.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.23% -5.10%  
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.00 £8.50
90th Percentile £54.00 £44.03 £18.50
UK median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  

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 3 months to 29 June 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 3 months to 29 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
South Wales - 10 £500 -
Delivery Manager
UK

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) Project Management
3 6 (37.50%) Scrum
3 6 (37.50%) Finance
4 5 (31.25%) Agile Project Management
5 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 4 (25.00%) ITIL
6 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
6 3 (18.75%) Service Management
6 3 (18.75%) Disclosure Scotland
6 3 (18.75%) Presales
6 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (18.75%) Coaching
6 3 (18.75%) Matrix Management
6 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
7 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (12.50%) Business Development
7 2 (12.50%) Process Architecture
7 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (12.50%) Information Management
7 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
7 2 (12.50%) People Management
7 2 (12.50%) Programme Management
7 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
7 2 (12.50%) NHS
7 2 (12.50%) SLA
7 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
7 2 (12.50%) Minimum Viable Product
7 2 (12.50%) Contract Management
7 2 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance

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 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
1 1 (6.25%) SAN
1 1 (6.25%) VPN
1 1 (6.25%) Wireless
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Minimum Viable Product
1 2 (12.50%) NHS
2 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.25%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) Project Management
3 6 (37.50%) Scrum
4 5 (31.25%) Agile Project Management
5 4 (25.00%) ITIL
5 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
6 3 (18.75%) Coaching
6 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (18.75%) Matrix Management
6 3 (18.75%) Presales
6 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
6 3 (18.75%) Service Management
7 2 (12.50%) Business Development
7 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (12.50%) Contract Management
7 2 (12.50%) Information Management
7 2 (12.50%) People Management
7 2 (12.50%) Process Architecture
7 2 (12.50%) Programme Management
7 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (6.25%) CCAB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Citrix
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) SAP
2 1 (6.25%) VMware