The first table below looks at the demand for Agile Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 18 April 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 South East 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Project Management
Rank 245 230 243
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +13
Contract jobs citing Agile Project Management 5 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.052% 0.084% 0.047%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.073% 0.12% 0.072%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 3
Average daily rate £400 £325 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -31.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £353
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6857 5921 6979
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 70.79% 70.75% 65.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 3812 3079 3326
Average daily rate £375 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 278 256 361
Average hourly rate £27.00 £29.75 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.24% +8.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £51.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Agile Project Management
England

Agile Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Agile Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Agile Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Agile Project Management Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Agile Project Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Project Management across the South East region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Agile Project Management Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Agile Project Management
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +4 4 £425 +41.66%
Berkshire -9 1 £325 -18.23%
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
Sussex - - - -
West Sussex - - - - 2
Agile Project Management
England

Agile Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 8 (100.00%) Project Management
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) C
4 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (12.50%) Open Source
5 1 (12.50%) Adobe CQ
5 1 (12.50%) MS Project
5 1 (12.50%) Web Services
5 1 (12.50%) Military
5 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
5 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) Adobe
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
5 1 (12.50%) Change Management
5 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
5 1 (12.50%) SEO
5 1 (12.50%) Finance
5 1 (12.50%) Law
5 1 (12.50%) Legal
5 1 (12.50%) Migration
5 1 (12.50%) CMS
5 1 (12.50%) Copywriting
5 1 (12.50%) Velocity
5 1 (12.50%) Drupal

Agile Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 (12.50%) Adobe CQ
1 1 (12.50%) CMS
1 1 (12.50%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Project
General
1 1 (12.50%) Military
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Law
1 1 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Delivery Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Software Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Drupal Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Copywriter
3 1 (12.50%) ScrumMaster
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
1 1 (12.50%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Open Source
1 1 (12.50%) Copywriting
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Project Management
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
4 1 (12.50%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 1 (12.50%) SEO
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe