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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Project Management over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Project Management
Rank 133 134 121
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -13
Contract jobs citing Agile Project Management 21 11 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.56% 0.34% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 0.44% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 8 7
Average daily rate £486 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.78% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £293 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £450 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £492 £515 £369
% change year-on-year
-4.56% +39.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
3034 2490 2082
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 80.91% 76.47% 74.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1855 1473 1055
Average daily rate £400 £390 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +7.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 101 115
Average hourly rate £39.00 £32.54 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.85% -1.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £14.00 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £49.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

Agile Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Agile Project Management across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 13 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Project Management within the North West region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lancashire +5 10 £523 +49.28%
Cheshire - 9 £475 -
Manchester -19 2 £480 +37.14% 1
Agile Project Management
England

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 34 (100.00%) Project Management
1 34 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (41.18%) Waterfall
2 14 (41.18%) Web Services
3 13 (38.24%) PRINCE2
4 12 (35.29%) Finance
5 11 (32.35%) Open Source
6 8 (23.53%) Data Protection
6 8 (23.53%) Law
6 8 (23.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
6 8 (23.53%) User Stories
7 7 (20.59%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 6 (17.65%) TDD
9 5 (14.71%) Data Analysis
9 5 (14.71%) Oracle
9 5 (14.71%) Python
9 5 (14.71%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (14.71%) Service Management
9 5 (14.71%) Service Delivery
10 4 (11.76%) Manufacturing
10 4 (11.76%) Mainframe
10 4 (11.76%) C++
10 4 (11.76%) COBOL
10 4 (11.76%) Java
10 4 (11.76%) Business Analysis
10 4 (11.76%) Scrum
10 4 (11.76%) BPSS Clearance
10 4 (11.76%) Mentoring
11 3 (8.82%) SDLC

Agile Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 3 (8.82%) CICS
1 3 (8.82%) JBoss
1 3 (8.82%) WebLogic
1 3 (8.82%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.94%) Node.js
2 1 (2.94%) Tuxedo
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.94%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) DB2
2 1 (2.94%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.94%) Big Data
2 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.94%) GIS
2 1 (2.94%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) ClearCase
1 3 (8.82%) Subversion
2 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (35.29%) Finance
2 8 (23.53%) Law
3 5 (14.71%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (11.76%) Manufacturing
5 2 (5.88%) Marketing
6 1 (2.94%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) Analyst
2 10 (29.41%) Business Analyst
3 9 (26.47%) Delivery Manager
3 9 (26.47%) Project Manager
4 7 (20.59%) Digital Delivery Manager
5 6 (17.65%) Digital Analyst
5 6 (17.65%) Digital Business Analyst
5 6 (17.65%) Technical Analyst
6 5 (14.71%) Technical Business Analyst
7 4 (11.76%) Senior Manager
8 2 (5.88%) Applications Development Manager
8 2 (5.88%) Applications Manager
8 2 (5.88%) Applications Project Manager
8 2 (5.88%) Architect
8 2 (5.88%) Business Development Manager
8 2 (5.88%) Development Manager
8 2 (5.88%) Development Project Manager
8 2 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) Technical Architect
8 2 (5.88%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (41.18%) Web Services
2 3 (8.82%) EJB
2 3 (8.82%) Hibernate
2 3 (8.82%) J2EE
2 3 (8.82%) JMS
2 3 (8.82%) JSP
2 3 (8.82%) Servlets
2 3 (8.82%) Struts
2 3 (8.82%) WSDL
2 3 (8.82%) XML
2 3 (8.82%) XSD
3 1 (2.94%) .NET
3 1 (2.94%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.94%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Mainframe
2 3 (8.82%) PMI
3 2 (5.88%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.94%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) Linux
2 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.94%) Unix
2 1 (2.94%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 34 (100.00%) Project Management
2 14 (41.18%) Waterfall
3 13 (38.24%) PRINCE2
4 11 (32.35%) Open Source
5 8 (23.53%) Data Protection
5 8 (23.53%) User Stories
6 7 (20.59%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 6 (17.65%) TDD
8 5 (14.71%) Data Analysis
8 5 (14.71%) Service Delivery
8 5 (14.71%) Service Management
9 4 (11.76%) Business Analysis
9 4 (11.76%) Mentoring
9 4 (11.76%) Scrum
10 3 (8.82%) CMMI
10 3 (8.82%) PRINCE
10 3 (8.82%) RUP
10 3 (8.82%) SDLC
11 2 (5.88%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
2 5 (14.71%) Python
3 4 (11.76%) C++
3 4 (11.76%) COBOL
3 4 (11.76%) Java
4 3 (8.82%) Assembly Language
4 3 (8.82%) SQL
5 1 (2.94%) C
5 1 (2.94%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (11.76%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (8.82%) PMI Certification
3 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
4 2 (5.88%) Degree
4 2 (5.88%) MBA
5 1 (2.94%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (5.88%) P3O
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.94%) StatsD
Vendors
1 5 (14.71%) Oracle
2 3 (8.82%) Chordiant
3 2 (5.88%) IBM
3 2 (5.88%) SAP
4 1 (2.94%) Apigee
4 1 (2.94%) Citrix
4 1 (2.94%) Mashery
4 1 (2.94%) Micro Focus
4 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.94%) Sun
4 1 (2.94%) Tableau
4 1 (2.94%) Teradata
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