The table below looks at the statistics for the Agile Product Owner role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Product Owner in their job title over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Product Owner
Rank 590 608 572
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -36
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Product Owner 38 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.074% 0.002% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.078% 0.002% 0.022%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 1 4
Average daily rate £400 £500 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £500 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £503
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 - £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
48598 48731 45782
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.48% 94.46% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 31271 30416 27107
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1757 1902 2013
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.72 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -4.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Agile Product Owner
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Agile Product Owner in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Agile Product Owner Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Agile Product Owner
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Agile Product Owner within the UK.

Agile Product Owner Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Agile Product Owner
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Product Owner within the UK over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Agile Product Owner Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Agile Product Owner
Top 14 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Product Owner within the UK over the 3 months to 8 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
England +26 38 £400 -20.00% 9
London +40 31 £400 -20.00% 4
Bromley - 6 £375 -
Berkshire - 5 - -
South East - 5 - -
Maidenhead - 2 - -
Leeds - 1 £550 - 1
West Yorkshire - 1 £550 - 1
Bristol - 1 £325 - 1
Yorkshire - 1 £550 - 2
South West - 1 £325 - 2
Reading - 1 - -
City of London - 1 £425 -
Hammersmith - 1 £400 -

Agile Product Owner
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Agile Product Owner in their job title 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 with Agile Product Owner in their job title.

1 48 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (52.08%) Scrum
3 20 (41.67%) User Stories
4 10 (20.83%) Banking
4 10 (20.83%) Marketing
4 10 (20.83%) JIRA
5 9 (18.75%) E-Commerce
5 9 (18.75%) User Experience
6 7 (14.58%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (14.58%) Software Delivery
6 7 (14.58%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (14.58%) Time Management
6 7 (14.58%) Confluence
7 6 (12.50%) Analytics
7 6 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
7 6 (12.50%) Product Management
8 5 (10.42%) Degree
8 5 (10.42%) Finance
8 5 (10.42%) Project Management
9 4 (8.33%) SEO
10 3 (6.25%) Content Management
10 3 (6.25%) Business Analysis
10 3 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (6.25%) CMS
10 3 (6.25%) Corporate Banking
10 3 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
11 2 (4.17%) BDD
11 2 (4.17%) Games
11 2 (4.17%) Business Intelligence

Agile Product Owner
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Agile Product Owner in their job title 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 with Agile Product Owner in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (14.58%) Confluence
2 3 (6.25%) CMS
3 1 (2.08%) SAS
3 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.08%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.17%) Google Analytics
3 1 (2.08%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.08%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.08%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 10 (20.83%) JIRA
2 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (20.83%) Banking
1 10 (20.83%) Marketing
2 5 (10.42%) Finance
3 3 (6.25%) Corporate Banking
4 2 (4.17%) Games
4 2 (4.17%) Publishing
4 2 (4.17%) Retail
5 1 (2.08%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.08%) Front Office
5 1 (2.08%) Legal
5 1 (2.08%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.75%) User Experience
2 7 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.08%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.08%) Equities
4 1 (2.08%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.08%) NHS
4 1 (2.08%) Social Media
4 1 (2.08%) Streaming Video
4 1 (2.08%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (52.08%) Scrum
3 20 (41.67%) User Stories
4 9 (18.75%) E-Commerce
5 7 (14.58%) Software Delivery
5 7 (14.58%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (14.58%) Time Management
5 7 (14.58%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (12.50%) Analytics
6 6 (12.50%) Product Management
6 6 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
7 5 (10.42%) Project Management
8 4 (8.33%) SEO
9 3 (6.25%) Business Analysis
9 3 (6.25%) Content Management
10 2 (4.17%) Asset Management
10 2 (4.17%) BDD
10 2 (4.17%) CRM
10 2 (4.17%) ETL
10 2 (4.17%) TDD
Qualifications
1 5 (10.42%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (4.17%) Google
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.08%) Atlassian
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