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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Agile Project Management
England / North West
Rank 122 122 134
Rank change year-on-year
0 +12
Contract jobs citing Agile Project Management 12 27 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.46% 0.73% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 0.88% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 24 8
Median daily rate £375 £478 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.46% +36.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £388 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £593 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £475 £503
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -5.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
2155 3066 2591
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 82.10% 82.38% 78.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1363 1856 1498
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £530 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 135 111
Median hourly rate £42.48 £38.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.77% +2.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.70 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.71 £53.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.88 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.31% +45.45%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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
Lancashire +5 7 £368 -28.64%
Manchester +12 4 £563 +4.16% 1
Cheshire +13 1 £350 -22.22% 1
Agile Project Management
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 35 (100.00%) Project Management
1 35 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (57.14%) Open Source
3 19 (54.29%) Business Analysis
3 19 (54.29%) UML
3 19 (54.29%) Service Design
4 18 (51.43%) OOA/OOD
4 18 (51.43%) OO
4 18 (51.43%) Use Case
5 14 (40.00%) Waterfall
6 11 (31.43%) JIRA
7 9 (25.71%) MS PowerPoint
8 8 (22.86%) Windows
8 8 (22.86%) Java
9 6 (17.14%) Finance
9 6 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (17.14%) Oracle
9 6 (17.14%) Apache
10 5 (14.29%) Python
10 5 (14.29%) Linux
10 5 (14.29%) Unix
10 5 (14.29%) Data Analysis
10 5 (14.29%) Bash Shell
10 5 (14.29%) IaaS
10 5 (14.29%) Puppet
10 5 (14.29%) User Stories
10 5 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
10 5 (14.29%) SaltStack
10 5 (14.29%) User Experience
11 4 (11.43%) Coaching

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 6 (17.14%) Apache
2 1 (2.86%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.86%) CMS
2 1 (2.86%) Content Management Server
2 1 (2.86%) EPiServer
2 1 (2.86%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (2.86%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (25.71%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Office
2 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) Firewall
1 1 (2.86%) Internet
1 1 (2.86%) IPsec
1 1 (2.86%) Kerberos
1 1 (2.86%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.86%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (2.86%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.86%) EDRMS
2 1 (2.86%) GIS
Development Applications
1 11 (31.43%) JIRA
2 3 (8.57%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.86%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 6 (17.14%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Games
3 2 (5.71%) Automotive
4 1 (2.86%) Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Legal
4 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (54.29%) Analyst
1 19 (54.29%) Business Analyst
2 8 (22.86%) Senior Analyst
2 8 (22.86%) Senior Business Analyst
3 5 (14.29%) Digital Analyst
3 5 (14.29%) Digital Business Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Project Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Delivery Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Product Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Technical Business Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Android Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Business IT Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) IT Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) IT Business Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Agile Delivery Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Android Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Digital Product Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) Apache Cordova
1 3 (8.57%) React Native
1 3 (8.57%) Web Services
2 2 (5.71%) .NET
2 2 (5.71%) AngularJS
2 2 (5.71%) JSON
2 2 (5.71%) Pixi.js
2 2 (5.71%) React
2 2 (5.71%) REST
2 2 (5.71%) Velocity
2 2 (5.71%) WebGL
3 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.86%) CSS
3 1 (2.86%) CSS3
3 1 (2.86%) HTML
3 1 (2.86%) HTML5
3 1 (2.86%) J2EE
3 1 (2.86%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) User Experience
2 2 (5.71%) 3D Graphics
2 2 (5.71%) Data Structures
2 2 (5.71%) Mobile Games
3 1 (2.86%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.86%) Clustering
3 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.86%) New Media
3 1 (2.86%) Taxonomies
3 1 (2.86%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.86%) Windows
2 5 (14.29%) Linux
2 5 (14.29%) Unix
3 4 (11.43%) Android
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 35 (100.00%) Project Management
2 20 (57.14%) Open Source
3 19 (54.29%) Business Analysis
3 19 (54.29%) Service Design
3 19 (54.29%) UML
4 18 (51.43%) OO
4 18 (51.43%) OOA/OOD
4 18 (51.43%) Use Case
5 14 (40.00%) Waterfall
6 6 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (14.29%) Data Analysis
7 5 (14.29%) User Stories
8 4 (11.43%) Coaching
8 4 (11.43%) PRINCE2
9 3 (8.57%) BDD
9 3 (8.57%) CRM
9 3 (8.57%) Ergonomics
9 3 (8.57%) ITIL
9 3 (8.57%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.86%) Java
2 5 (14.29%) Bash Shell
2 5 (14.29%) Python
3 4 (11.43%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.71%) ES6
5 1 (2.86%) VB
5 1 (2.86%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.71%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.86%) Degree
3 1 (2.86%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.86%) PMP
3 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) QA
2 1 (2.86%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (14.29%) Puppet
2 1 (2.86%) AirWatch
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) Oracle
2 5 (14.29%) SaltStack
3 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.71%) ServiceNow
4 2 (5.71%) Snow
5 1 (2.86%) Apple
5 1 (2.86%) Sitecore
5 1 (2.86%) Tableau
5 1 (2.86%) Talend