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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Project Management
Rank 71 65 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing Agile Project Management 1 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.13% 0.73% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.87% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 0
Median daily rate £625 £371 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+68.35% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £405 £438
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -7.42%
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
654 804 598
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 84.06% 83.58% 76.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 457 490 317
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 29 26
Median hourly rate £62.50 £30.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+106.61% -13.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 13 (100.00%) Project Management
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (76.92%) PRINCE2
2 10 (76.92%) Waterfall
3 9 (69.23%) Finance
4 8 (61.54%) Hibernate
4 8 (61.54%) Service Management
4 8 (61.54%) CMMI
4 8 (61.54%) Subversion
4 8 (61.54%) WebSphere
4 8 (61.54%) JBoss
4 8 (61.54%) RUP
4 8 (61.54%) ClearCase
4 8 (61.54%) JMS
4 8 (61.54%) Chordiant
4 8 (61.54%) WSDL
4 8 (61.54%) COBOL
4 8 (61.54%) Java
4 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
4 8 (61.54%) SQL
4 8 (61.54%) J2EE
4 8 (61.54%) Oracle
4 8 (61.54%) DB2
4 8 (61.54%) WebLogic
4 8 (61.54%) Mainframe
4 8 (61.54%) EJB
4 8 (61.54%) JSP
4 8 (61.54%) Servlets
4 8 (61.54%) Struts
4 8 (61.54%) 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 (61.54%) CICS
1 8 (61.54%) JBoss
1 8 (61.54%) WebLogic
1 8 (61.54%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) DB2
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) ClearCase
1 8 (61.54%) Subversion
2 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (69.23%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.69%) Marketing
3 1 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Designer
2 3 (23.08%) Digital Delivery Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Solutions Designer
3 2 (15.38%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Programme Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Development Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Business Development Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Development Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Development Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Programme Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Transformation
4 1 (7.69%) Programme Delivery Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Test Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Transformation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) EJB
1 8 (61.54%) Hibernate
1 8 (61.54%) J2EE
1 8 (61.54%) JMS
1 8 (61.54%) JSP
1 8 (61.54%) Servlets
1 8 (61.54%) Struts
1 8 (61.54%) Web Services
1 8 (61.54%) WSDL
1 8 (61.54%) XML
1 8 (61.54%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Mainframe
1 8 (61.54%) PMI
2 7 (53.85%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (100.00%) Project Management
2 10 (76.92%) PRINCE2
2 10 (76.92%) Waterfall
3 8 (61.54%) CMMI
3 8 (61.54%) PRINCE
3 8 (61.54%) RUP
3 8 (61.54%) SDLC
3 8 (61.54%) Service Management
4 5 (38.46%) Automated Testing
4 5 (38.46%) BDD
4 5 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (38.46%) TDD
5 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
5 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
5 2 (15.38%) User Stories
6 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (7.69%) Information Security
6 1 (7.69%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) Assembly Language
1 8 (61.54%) COBOL
1 8 (61.54%) Java
1 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
1 8 (61.54%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) PMI Certification
2 5 (38.46%) Sun Certification
3 1 (7.69%) CISMP
3 1 (7.69%) Degree
3 1 (7.69%) MBA
3 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Chordiant
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle
2 7 (53.85%) IBM
3 5 (38.46%) Sun
4 1 (7.69%) SAP