The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West 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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Project Management
Rank 132 156 135
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -21
Contract jobs citing Agile Project Management 22 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.62% 0.32% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 0.39% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 12 7
Median daily rate £475 £465 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.15% -2.10%
UK excluding London median daily rate £465 £413 £406
% change year-on-year
+12.72% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 - -
Agile Project Management
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2941 3626 2400
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 83.01% 82.00% 75.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1877 2271 1379
Median daily rate £400 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 140 112
Median hourly rate £24.00 £37.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.13% +23.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £14.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.92 £56.97 £78.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Agile Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West 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 the North West

Agile Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Agile Project Management Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Agile Project Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

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

Agile Project Management Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Agile Project Management
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 27 September 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
Cheshire +15 12 £401 -19.95%
Lancashire +16 4 £480 +21.13%
Manchester 0 4 £475 -9.52% 4
Agile Project Management
England

Agile Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 North West region with a requirement for Agile Project Management.

1 59 (100.00%) Project Management
1 59 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (52.54%) Open Source
2 31 (52.54%) Waterfall
3 29 (49.15%) UML
3 29 (49.15%) Business Analysis
4 28 (47.46%) Use Case
4 28 (47.46%) OOA/OOD
4 28 (47.46%) OO
5 27 (45.76%) Service Design
6 20 (33.90%) JIRA
7 19 (32.20%) Java
8 18 (30.51%) Oracle
8 18 (30.51%) Finance
9 17 (28.81%) Python
9 17 (28.81%) Unix
9 17 (28.81%) Windows
9 17 (28.81%) Linux
9 17 (28.81%) Puppet
9 17 (28.81%) Bash Shell
9 17 (28.81%) Opscode Chef
9 17 (28.81%) SaltStack
10 16 (27.12%) User Stories
10 16 (27.12%) IaaS
10 16 (27.12%) Apache
11 11 (18.64%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 10 (16.95%) Security Cleared
12 10 (16.95%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (16.95%) Mentoring
13 9 (15.25%) MS PowerPoint

Agile Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 16 (27.12%) Apache
2 2 (3.39%) ColdFusion
2 2 (3.39%) Drupal
2 2 (3.39%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.69%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 9 (15.25%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (5.08%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.39%) Mingle
4 1 (1.69%) MS Office
4 1 (1.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 16 (27.12%) IaaS
2 7 (11.86%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.39%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (3.39%) Relational Database
1 2 (3.39%) Spatial Data
2 1 (1.69%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (1.69%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.69%) EDRMS
2 1 (1.69%) GIS
Development Applications
1 20 (33.90%) JIRA
2 2 (3.39%) Selenium
3 1 (1.69%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 18 (30.51%) Finance
2 1 (1.69%) Banking
2 1 (1.69%) Games
2 1 (1.69%) Law
2 1 (1.69%) Legal
2 1 (1.69%) Marketing
2 1 (1.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (52.54%) Analyst
2 28 (47.46%) Business Analyst
3 16 (27.12%) Senior Analyst
3 16 (27.12%) Senior Business Analyst
4 15 (25.42%) Delivery Manager
5 13 (22.03%) Digital Analyst
5 13 (22.03%) Digital Business Analyst
6 11 (18.64%) Technical Analyst
7 10 (16.95%) Technical Business Analyst
8 8 (13.56%) Digital Delivery Manager
9 6 (10.17%) Project Manager
10 5 (8.47%) Senior Technical Analyst
10 5 (8.47%) Senior Technical Business Analyst
11 4 (6.78%) Agile Delivery Manager
11 4 (6.78%) Senior Manager
12 3 (5.08%) Digital Project Manager
12 3 (5.08%) Digital Transformation
12 3 (5.08%) Systems Analyst
13 2 (3.39%) Digital Transformation Manager
13 2 (3.39%) Transformation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.86%) Web Services
2 3 (5.08%) J2EE
3 2 (3.39%) HTML
3 2 (3.39%) XML
4 1 (1.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.78%) PKI
2 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.39%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (3.39%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.39%) Smartphone
2 2 (3.39%) Wiki
3 1 (1.69%) Clustering
3 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.69%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.69%) Taxonomies
3 1 (1.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (28.81%) Linux
1 17 (28.81%) Unix
1 17 (28.81%) Windows
2 2 (3.39%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 59 (100.00%) Project Management
2 31 (52.54%) Open Source
2 31 (52.54%) Waterfall
3 29 (49.15%) Business Analysis
3 29 (49.15%) UML
4 28 (47.46%) OO
4 28 (47.46%) OOA/OOD
4 28 (47.46%) Use Case
5 27 (45.76%) Service Design
6 16 (27.12%) User Stories
7 11 (18.64%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 10 (16.95%) Mentoring
8 10 (16.95%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (13.56%) Data Analysis
9 8 (13.56%) ITIL
9 8 (13.56%) PRINCE2
10 7 (11.86%) SEO
10 7 (11.86%) Service Management
11 6 (10.17%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (32.20%) Java
2 17 (28.81%) Bash Shell
2 17 (28.81%) Python
3 2 (3.39%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.39%) SQL
4 1 (1.69%) VB
4 1 (1.69%) VB6
Qualifications
1 10 (16.95%) Security Cleared
2 6 (10.17%) SC Cleared
3 5 (8.47%) BPSS Clearance
3 5 (8.47%) CISMP
4 4 (6.78%) CISSP
5 2 (3.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.47%) Disclosure Scotland
1 5 (8.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 17 (28.81%) Opscode Chef
1 17 (28.81%) Puppet
2 2 (3.39%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 18 (30.51%) Oracle
2 17 (28.81%) SaltStack
3 3 (5.08%) HP
3 3 (5.08%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.39%) Apple
4 2 (3.39%) Citrix
4 2 (3.39%) Samsung
4 2 (3.39%) Sony
4 2 (3.39%) Verint
5 1 (1.69%) Tableau
5 1 (1.69%) Talend
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