The first table below looks at the demand for Agile Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Project Management over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Manchester region.

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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Project Management
Rank 81 - 93
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Agile Project Management 5 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.41% - 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% - 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Average daily rate
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£400 - £353
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 - £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 - £379
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
856 837 917
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 69.59% 73.55% 65.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 477 442 465
Average daily rate £350 £333 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 36 44
Average hourly rate £23.50 £17.50 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.28% -26.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.25 £34.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -1.58%
Agile Project Management
North West

Agile Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Agile Project Management across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Agile Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Agile Project Management Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Agile Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Agile Project Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Agile Project Management.

1 9 (100.00%) Project Management
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) E-Commerce
3 5 (55.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (44.44%) Web Development
5 3 (33.33%) Endeca
6 2 (22.22%) Customer Insight
6 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (22.22%) Scrum
7 1 (11.11%) SOA
7 1 (11.11%) WSDL
7 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
7 1 (11.11%) Adobe
7 1 (11.11%) NHS
7 1 (11.11%) C#
7 1 (11.11%) HTML
7 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
7 1 (11.11%) .NET
7 1 (11.11%) CSS
7 1 (11.11%) SOAP
7 1 (11.11%) Web Services
7 1 (11.11%) XML
7 1 (11.11%) XSLT
7 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
7 1 (11.11%) XHTML
7 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
7 1 (11.11%) Web Design
7 1 (11.11%) ATG
7 1 (11.11%) FatWire
7 1 (11.11%) Management Information System

Agile Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Agile Project Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Agile Project Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (11.11%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Axure RP
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Business Analyst
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) ScrumMaster
4 1 (11.11%) UI Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) WSDL
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) CSS
1 1 (11.11%) SOAP
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
1 1 (11.11%) XML
1 1 (11.11%) XSLT
1 1 (11.11%) XHTML
1 1 (11.11%) jQuery
1 1 (11.11%) Ajax
1 1 (11.11%) Sass
1 1 (11.11%) HTML5
1 1 (11.11%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) NHS
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 1 (11.11%) Web 2.0
1 1 (11.11%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Project Management
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) E-Commerce
3 5 (55.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (44.44%) Web Development
5 2 (22.22%) Customer Insight
5 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Scrum
6 1 (11.11%) SOA
6 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
6 1 (11.11%) Web Design
6 1 (11.11%) MVC
6 1 (11.11%) Matrix Management
6 1 (11.11%) Use Case
6 1 (11.11%) Web Usability
6 1 (11.11%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C#
1 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
1 1 (11.11%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Endeca
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Adobe
2 1 (11.11%) ATG
2 1 (11.11%) FatWire
2 1 (11.11%) Sitecore
2 1 (11.11%) hybris
Manchester
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Salford, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago