The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Project Management over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Project Management
Rank 88 72 68
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -4
Contract jobs citing Agile Project Management 2 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.20% 0.71% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.85% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 1
Median daily rate £525 £263 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -47.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £463
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Agile Project Management
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
876 820 640
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.46% 83.33% 79.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 615 521 316
Median daily rate £435 £401 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.61% +3.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 32 32
Median hourly rate £22.54 £20.97 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.48% -40.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.50 £15.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £39.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

Agile Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing Agile Project Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Agile Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Agile Project Management across the Cheshire region.

Agile Project Management Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Agile Project Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Project Management across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Agile Project Management Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Agile Project Management
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Project Management within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Warrington - 2 £525 -
Agile Project Management
North West

Agile Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Agile Project Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Agile Project Management.

1 16 (100.00%) Project Management
1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (81.25%) PRINCE2
3 11 (68.75%) Waterfall
4 10 (62.50%) Finance
5 8 (50.00%) Service Management
5 8 (50.00%) CMMI
5 8 (50.00%) Hibernate
5 8 (50.00%) Subversion
5 8 (50.00%) WebSphere
5 8 (50.00%) JBoss
5 8 (50.00%) RUP
5 8 (50.00%) ClearCase
5 8 (50.00%) JMS
5 8 (50.00%) Chordiant
5 8 (50.00%) WSDL
5 8 (50.00%) COBOL
5 8 (50.00%) Java
5 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 8 (50.00%) SQL
5 8 (50.00%) J2EE
5 8 (50.00%) Oracle
5 8 (50.00%) DB2
5 8 (50.00%) WebLogic
5 8 (50.00%) Mainframe
5 8 (50.00%) EJB
5 8 (50.00%) JSP
5 8 (50.00%) Servlets
5 8 (50.00%) Struts
5 8 (50.00%) Web Services

Agile Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 8 (50.00%) CICS
1 8 (50.00%) JBoss
1 8 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 8 (50.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) ClearCase
1 8 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (62.50%) Finance
2 5 (31.25%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (25.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (12.50%) Banking
4 2 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Architect
2 4 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Designer
3 3 (18.75%) Solutions Designer
4 2 (12.50%) Application Development Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Application Development Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Applications Development Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Applications Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Applications Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Business Development Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Development Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Development Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Digital Delivery Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Programme Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Test Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Test Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) EJB
1 8 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 8 (50.00%) J2EE
1 8 (50.00%) JMS
1 8 (50.00%) JSP
1 8 (50.00%) Servlets
1 8 (50.00%) Struts
1 8 (50.00%) Web Services
1 8 (50.00%) WSDL
1 8 (50.00%) XML
1 8 (50.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Mainframe
1 8 (50.00%) PMI
2 7 (43.75%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (100.00%) Project Management
2 13 (81.25%) PRINCE2
3 11 (68.75%) Waterfall
4 8 (50.00%) CMMI
4 8 (50.00%) PRINCE
4 8 (50.00%) RUP
4 8 (50.00%) SDLC
4 8 (50.00%) Service Management
5 5 (31.25%) Automated Testing
5 5 (31.25%) BDD
5 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (31.25%) TDD
6 4 (25.00%) Business Analysis
7 3 (18.75%) Programme Management
8 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
8 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
8 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (12.50%) User Stories
9 1 (6.25%) SABSA
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) Assembly Language
1 8 (50.00%) COBOL
1 8 (50.00%) Java
1 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) PMI Certification
2 5 (31.25%) Sun Certification
3 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (12.50%) Degree
4 2 (12.50%) MBA
5 1 (6.25%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Chordiant
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle
2 7 (43.75%) IBM
3 5 (31.25%) Sun
4 2 (12.50%) SAP