The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Agile Product Owner featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Product Owner
Rank 646 650 610
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -40
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Product Owner 15 12 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.021% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.029% 0.022% 0.027%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 9
Median daily rate £475 £525 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £375 £414
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £625 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £475 £500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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 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
51653 55417 52511
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.81% 94.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 33657 35244 31733
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1646 2081 2055
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.33 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.90% +3.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.02 £38.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Agile Product Owner
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Agile Product Owner in the job title.

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 24 August 2016.

Agile Product Owner Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Agile Product Owner
Top 16 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Product Owner within the UK over the 3 months to 24 August 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
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statistics and trends)
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
England +2 12 £475 -9.52% 14
South East +18 4 - -
Berkshire +9 4 - -
London 0 4 £450 -14.28% 12
West Midlands - 3 £413 - 1
South Wales - 2 £525 -
Maidenhead - 2 - -
Wales - 2 £525 -
City of London +31 1 £425 -32.00% 1
Coventry - 1 £550 -
Yorkshire - 1 £500 -
Leeds - 1 £500 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £500 -
Newport - 1 £525 -
Edinburgh - 1 £450 -
Scotland - 1 £450 -

Agile Product Owner Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, Agile Product Owner contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Agile Product Owner in the job title.

1 40 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (65.00%) Scrum
3 13 (32.50%) User Experience
4 10 (25.00%) User Stories
5 9 (22.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (20.00%) Marketing
7 6 (15.00%) Finance
8 5 (12.50%) Retail
8 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (10.00%) DevOps
9 4 (10.00%) Mobile App
9 4 (10.00%) Analytics
9 4 (10.00%) Product Management
9 4 (10.00%) Publishing
9 4 (10.00%) Java
10 3 (7.50%) E-Commerce
10 3 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (7.50%) CMS
10 3 (7.50%) Change Management
10 3 (7.50%) Banking
10 3 (7.50%) JIRA
10 3 (7.50%) Time Management
10 3 (7.50%) Kanban
10 3 (7.50%) Coaching
10 3 (7.50%) Translating Business Requirements
10 3 (7.50%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (7.50%) Customer Insight
11 2 (5.00%) REST
11 2 (5.00%) IaaS
11 2 (5.00%) Digital Media

Agile Product Owner Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 3 (7.50%) CMS
2 1 (2.50%) Confluence
2 1 (2.50%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Gliffy
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) IaaS
2 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.50%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) Big Data
1 1 (2.50%) Data Mining
1 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) JIRA
2 1 (2.50%) VersionOne
General
1 8 (20.00%) Marketing
2 6 (15.00%) Finance
3 5 (12.50%) Retail
4 4 (10.00%) Publishing
5 3 (7.50%) Banking
6 2 (5.00%) Games
6 2 (5.00%) Legal
7 1 (2.50%) Front Office
7 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) REST
1 2 (5.00%) RESTful
2 1 (2.50%) Web Services
2 1 (2.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (32.50%) User Experience
2 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (5.00%) Digital Media
4 2 (5.00%) FMCG
4 2 (5.00%) Minimum Viable Product
4 2 (5.00%) Streaming Video
5 1 (2.50%) Derivative
5 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.50%) Online Banking
5 1 (2.50%) Over-the-Top Content
5 1 (2.50%) PMI
5 1 (2.50%) Smart Energy
5 1 (2.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.50%) Android
1 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (65.00%) Scrum
3 10 (25.00%) User Stories
4 9 (22.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (10.00%) Analytics
5 4 (10.00%) DevOps
5 4 (10.00%) Product Management
6 3 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (7.50%) Change Management
6 3 (7.50%) Coaching
6 3 (7.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (7.50%) Customer Insight
6 3 (7.50%) E-Commerce
6 3 (7.50%) Kanban
6 3 (7.50%) Time Management
6 3 (7.50%) Translating Business Requirements
7 2 (5.00%) Project Governance
7 2 (5.00%) Project Management
7 2 (5.00%) Test Scripting
7 2 (5.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (2.50%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (2.50%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (2.50%) Google
1 1 (2.50%) Pega
1 1 (2.50%) Sitecore
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