The median contractor rate for a Delivery Manager was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 23 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
England / West Midlands
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 104 110 107
Rank change year-on-year +6 -3  
Contract jobs requiring a Delivery Manager 17 26 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.84% 0.86% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 0.91% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 18 8
Median daily rate £450 £428 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.63%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £293 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £549 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London 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 the West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1922 2853 2299
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 94.63% 94.75% 95.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1152 1690 1407
Median daily rate £388 £399 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.88% +10.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £234 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 89 138
Median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -5.88%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.91 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £39.00 £32.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

Delivery Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Delivery Manager in the West Midlands

Delivery Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Delivery Manager in the West Midlands

Delivery Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Delivery Manager in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Delivery Manager in the West Midlands

Delivery Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Delivery Manager in the West Midlands

Delivery Manager
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 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
Birmingham +14 6 £450 +4.65% 3
Solihull - 3 £550 -
Coventry +17 2 £520 -0.95% 2
Shropshire +15 1 £450 -16.27% 1
Warwickshire +6 1 £450 +33.33% 1
Delivery Manager
England

Delivery Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 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 West Midlands region featuring Delivery Manager in the job title.

1 21 (48.84%) Service Delivery
2 18 (41.86%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (37.21%) Project Management
4 12 (27.91%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (25.58%) ITIL
6 10 (23.26%) PRINCE2
7 9 (20.93%) Agile Project Management
8 7 (16.28%) Cisco
9 6 (13.95%) Matrix Management
10 5 (11.63%) Cloud Computing
10 5 (11.63%) Billing
10 5 (11.63%) Programme Management
10 5 (11.63%) Service Management
10 5 (11.63%) ITIL V3
11 4 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (9.30%) Disclosure Scotland
11 4 (9.30%) Service Design
11 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
11 4 (9.30%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (9.30%) Smart Meter
12 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Project
12 3 (6.98%) Telecoms
12 3 (6.98%) BPSS Clearance
12 3 (6.98%) Line Management
12 3 (6.98%) Mentoring
12 3 (6.98%) User Stories
12 3 (6.98%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 2 (4.65%) People Management
13 2 (4.65%) Coaching
13 2 (4.65%) Finance

Delivery Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (2.33%) Confluence
1 1 (2.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.63%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) LAN
1 1 (2.33%) Skype
1 1 (2.33%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) JIRA
General
1 5 (11.63%) Billing
2 3 (6.98%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.65%) Automotive
3 2 (4.65%) Finance
4 1 (2.33%) Advertising
4 1 (2.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) Middleware
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (9.30%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (48.84%) Service Delivery
2 18 (41.86%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (37.21%) Project Management
4 12 (27.91%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (25.58%) ITIL
6 10 (23.26%) PRINCE2
7 9 (20.93%) Agile Project Management
8 6 (13.95%) Matrix Management
9 5 (11.63%) ITIL V3
9 5 (11.63%) Programme Management
9 5 (11.63%) Service Management
10 4 (9.30%) Service Design
11 3 (6.98%) Line Management
11 3 (6.98%) Mentoring
11 3 (6.98%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 3 (6.98%) User Stories
12 2 (4.65%) Coaching
12 2 (4.65%) Migration
12 2 (4.65%) People Management
12 2 (4.65%) Scrum
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (6.98%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.33%) PMP
3 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 7 (16.28%) Cisco
2 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Reed Technology
Rate: £400 - £534 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Real Staffing
Rate: £500 - £534 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Digital Gurus
Rate: £490 - £534 per day
Posted: 4 days ago