The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the South 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 139 137 127
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -10
Contract jobs citing Agile Project Management 5 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.17% 0.16% 0.076%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.21% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 2
Average daily rate £425 £1,100 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-61.36% +166.66%
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 South West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2365 2409 1978
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 81.05% 75.97% 74.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1639 1586 1239
Average daily rate £385 £410 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.09% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 104 98
Average hourly rate £42.00 £36.00 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.63 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.50 £37.50
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 South West

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

Agile Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Agile Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Agile Project Management Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Agile Project Management
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South 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
Bristol -1 2 - -
Gloucestershire - 2 - - 2
Agile Project Management
England

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 8 (100.00%) Project Management
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) Scrum
3 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (50.00%) Kanban
4 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Integration Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Software Delivery
5 2 (25.00%) Rally
5 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (25.00%) DevOps
5 2 (25.00%) Coaching
5 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (25.00%) Reverse Engineering
5 2 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (25.00%) BDD
5 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (25.00%) TDD
5 2 (25.00%) Workflow
5 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) SOLID
6 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
6 1 (12.50%) CSS
6 1 (12.50%) XML
6 1 (12.50%) XSD
6 1 (12.50%) XSL
6 1 (12.50%) ITIL
6 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Back Office
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Front Office
1 1 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Agile Delivery Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Contracts Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Delivery Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Development Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Technical Delivery Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Technical Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Applications Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Head of CRM
2 1 (12.50%) Head of Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) Head of Digital
2 1 (12.50%) HTML CSS Developer
2 1 (12.50%) HTML Developer
2 1 (12.50%) PHP Developer
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Developer
2 1 (12.50%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) CSS
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) HTML5
1 1 (12.50%) jQuery
1 1 (12.50%) XForms
1 1 (12.50%) XML
1 1 (12.50%) XSD
1 1 (12.50%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Project Management
2 7 (87.50%) Scrum
3 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (50.00%) Kanban
4 3 (37.50%) Integration Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Software Delivery
4 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (25.00%) BDD
5 2 (25.00%) Coaching
5 2 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (25.00%) DevOps
5 2 (25.00%) Reverse Engineering
5 2 (25.00%) SOLID
5 2 (25.00%) TDD
5 2 (25.00%) Workflow
6 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
6 1 (12.50%) Migration
6 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
6 1 (12.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) PHP
2 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
2 1 (12.50%) XPath
2 1 (12.50%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
1 1 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Rally
2 1 (12.50%) EMC
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft