The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Project Management over the 3 months to 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Agile Project Management
UK
Rank 429 477 456
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -21
Contract jobs citing Agile Project Management 168 141 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.38% 0.28% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.35% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 100 109
Median daily rate £450 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £326 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £665 £638 £705
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £500 £490
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £25.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
36798 40775 39191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.20% 81.72% 78.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 24365 26369 25350
Median daily rate £450 £425 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +0.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £293 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 942 1196 1044
Median hourly rate £33.00 £37.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +52.94%

Agile Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs 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 UK

Agile Project Management
Daily Rate Trend

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

Agile Project Management Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Agile Project Management
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Project Management within the UK over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Agile Project Management Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Agile Project Management
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Agile Project Management within the UK.

Agile Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Agile Project Management
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 17 January 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
England +46 156 £450 -5.26% 18
London +25 77 £488 +16.41% 13
Tyne and Wear -2 29 £400 -27.27% 1
North East -7 29 £400 -25.92% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne -11 29 £400 -27.27% 1
South East +34 20 £450 -10.00%
Yorkshire +10 8 £700 +11.11%
Buckinghamshire - 8 £425 -
Scotland +29 7 £438 -12.50% 1
City of London -6 7 £475 +22.58% 2
Hampshire +20 6 £450 +5.88%
North West +4 6 £525 +6.81% 1
West Midlands -6 6 £425 +30.76%
South West +11 5 £445 -6.31% 1
South Yorkshire - 5 £700 -
Sheffield - 5 £700 -
Milton Keynes - 5 £425 -
Manchester +16 4 £563 -10.00% 1
Glasgow +12 4 £420 +12.00%
Bristol +6 4 £450 -5.26%
Edinburgh +20 3 £438 -12.50% 1
West Yorkshire +8 3 £475 -25.78%
Croydon -8 3 £423 -
Salford - 3 £575 -
East of England - 3 £500 - 2
Cheshire +24 2 £425 -10.52%
Leeds -7 2 £475 -25.78%
Warrington - 2 £425 -
Basildon - 2 - -
Havant - 2 - -

Agile Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 with a requirement for Agile Project Management.

1 353 (100.00%) Project Management
1 353 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (31.73%) PRINCE2
3 109 (30.88%) Scrum
4 84 (23.80%) Finance
5 81 (22.95%) User Stories
6 68 (19.26%) Stakeholder Management
7 60 (17.00%) Coaching
8 58 (16.43%) Service Delivery
9 56 (15.86%) Mentoring
10 53 (15.01%) Security Cleared
10 53 (15.01%) Analytical Skills
11 50 (14.16%) Open Source
12 39 (11.05%) ITIL
12 39 (11.05%) Waterfall
13 37 (10.48%) SC Cleared
14 34 (9.63%) Service Design
15 33 (9.35%) MS Excel
16 31 (8.78%) JIRA
17 30 (8.50%) Business Analysis
18 29 (8.22%) MS Visio
19 28 (7.93%) Programme Management
20 27 (7.65%) Microsoft
21 26 (7.37%) MS Project
22 25 (7.08%) Change Management
23 24 (6.80%) Risk Management
24 23 (6.52%) Kanban
25 22 (6.23%) BDD
25 22 (6.23%) Management Information System
26 20 (5.67%) TDD

Agile Project Management
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 11 (3.12%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.98%) Apache
3 5 (1.42%) CMS
4 4 (1.13%) Skype for Business
5 2 (0.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (0.57%) Confluence
5 2 (0.57%) IIS
5 2 (0.57%) SAS
5 2 (0.57%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.28%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.28%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.28%) Content Management Server
6 1 (0.28%) Drupal
6 1 (0.28%) JBoss
6 1 (0.28%) Liferay
6 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.28%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.28%) WildFly
Applications
1 33 (9.35%) MS Excel
2 29 (8.22%) MS Visio
3 26 (7.37%) MS Project
4 12 (3.40%) MS Office
4 12 (3.40%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.13%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.57%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 7 (1.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.85%) CA PPM
3 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.12%) Office 365
2 5 (1.42%) IaaS
3 4 (1.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.28%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.28%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.28%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.28%) GitHub
4 1 (0.28%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.42%) Internet
2 4 (1.13%) WAN
2 4 (1.13%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (0.85%) Firewall
4 2 (0.57%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (0.57%) DMVPN
4 2 (0.57%) DSL
4 2 (0.57%) Ethernet
4 2 (0.57%) Frame Relay
4 2 (0.57%) MPLS
4 2 (0.57%) Skype
4 2 (0.57%) SSL
4 2 (0.57%) Wireless
5 1 (0.28%) DNS
5 1 (0.28%) HTTP
5 1 (0.28%) Intranet
5 1 (0.28%) IPsec
5 1 (0.28%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.28%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (0.28%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (3.40%) Big Data
1 12 (3.40%) Hadoop
2 10 (2.83%) MongoDB
3 9 (2.55%) Relational Database
4 7 (1.98%) Apache Hive
4 7 (1.98%) HBase
4 7 (1.98%) Neo4j
5 5 (1.42%) SQL Server
6 2 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.57%) GIS
6 2 (0.57%) Spatial Data
7 1 (0.28%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (0.28%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.28%) EDRMS
7 1 (0.28%) MySQL
7 1 (0.28%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 31 (8.78%) JIRA
2 15 (4.25%) Jenkins
3 8 (2.27%) Hudson
4 5 (1.42%) Git (software)
5 4 (1.13%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (1.13%) VersionOne
6 3 (0.85%) GitLab
6 3 (0.85%) JIRA Agile
6 3 (0.85%) Selenium
6 3 (0.85%) TestNG
7 2 (0.57%) Appium
7 2 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.57%) TestDirector
7 2 (0.57%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.28%) JUnit
8 1 (0.28%) Maven
8 1 (0.28%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (0.28%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.28%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 84 (23.80%) Finance
2 13 (3.68%) Law
3 9 (2.55%) Legal
4 8 (2.27%) Banking
5 6 (1.70%) Marketing
6 4 (1.13%) Games
6 4 (1.13%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.85%) Retail
7 3 (0.85%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.57%) Automotive
8 2 (0.57%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.57%) German Language
8 2 (0.57%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.57%) Publishing
9 1 (0.28%) Advertising
9 1 (0.28%) Back Office
9 1 (0.28%) Electronics
9 1 (0.28%) Front Office
9 1 (0.28%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 97 (27.48%) Project Manager
2 54 (15.30%) Scrum Master
3 52 (14.73%) Analyst
4 50 (14.16%) Delivery Manager
5 48 (13.60%) Business Analyst
6 27 (7.65%) Product Manager
7 19 (5.38%) Agile Project Manager
8 18 (5.10%) Agile Scrum Master
8 18 (5.10%) Architect
9 16 (4.53%) Programme Manager
10 15 (4.25%) IT Manager
10 15 (4.25%) Senior Manager
11 14 (3.97%) Digital Delivery Manager
11 14 (3.97%) Senior Analyst
12 13 (3.68%) Agile Delivery Manager
12 13 (3.68%) IT Project Manager
13 12 (3.40%) Senior Business Analyst
14 10 (2.83%) Developer
14 10 (2.83%) Digital Analyst
14 10 (2.83%) Digital Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (3.40%) Web Services
2 7 (1.98%) .NET
2 7 (1.98%) AngularJS
2 7 (1.98%) HTML
3 6 (1.70%) ASP.NET
4 5 (1.42%) Velocity
5 4 (1.13%) .NET Framework
5 4 (1.13%) CSS
5 4 (1.13%) J2EE
6 3 (0.85%) Apache Cordova
6 3 (0.85%) Express
6 3 (0.85%) JSON
6 3 (0.85%) MEAN Stack
6 3 (0.85%) Node.js
6 3 (0.85%) React Native
6 3 (0.85%) RESTful
6 3 (0.85%) XML
7 2 (0.57%) OAuth2
7 2 (0.57%) Pixi.js
7 2 (0.57%) React
Miscellaneous
1 53 (15.01%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (6.23%) Management Information System
3 12 (3.40%) Data Integration
3 12 (3.40%) Data Protection Act
3 12 (3.40%) Data Structures
4 11 (3.12%) User Experience
5 8 (2.27%) Data Centre
6 7 (1.98%) Reference Data
7 5 (1.42%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.42%) Smartphone
8 4 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.85%) Ergonomics
9 3 (0.85%) PMI
10 2 (0.57%) IPTV
10 2 (0.57%) New Media
10 2 (0.57%) Social Media
10 2 (0.57%) Streaming Media
10 2 (0.57%) Taxonomies
10 2 (0.57%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (0.57%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 16 (4.53%) Windows
2 10 (2.83%) Unix
3 8 (2.27%) Linux
4 4 (1.13%) Android
5 3 (0.85%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.28%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.28%) pSOS
6 1 (0.28%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.28%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 353 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 353 (100.00%) Project Management
2 112 (31.73%) PRINCE2
3 109 (30.88%) Scrum
4 81 (22.95%) User Stories
5 68 (19.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 60 (17.00%) Coaching
7 58 (16.43%) Service Delivery
8 56 (15.86%) Mentoring
9 50 (14.16%) Open Source
10 39 (11.05%) ITIL
10 39 (11.05%) Waterfall
11 34 (9.63%) Service Design
12 30 (8.50%) Business Analysis
13 28 (7.93%) Programme Management
14 25 (7.08%) Change Management
15 24 (6.80%) Risk Management
16 23 (6.52%) Kanban
17 22 (6.23%) BDD
18 20 (5.67%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 19 (5.38%) Java
2 14 (3.97%) JavaScript
3 5 (1.42%) Bash Shell
3 5 (1.42%) C#
3 5 (1.42%) Python
4 4 (1.13%) SQL
5 2 (0.57%) ES6
5 2 (0.57%) PHP
6 1 (0.28%) C
6 1 (0.28%) C++
6 1 (0.28%) R
6 1 (0.28%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.28%) VB
6 1 (0.28%) VB6
Qualifications
1 53 (15.01%) Security Cleared
2 37 (10.48%) SC Cleared
3 12 (3.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 11 (3.12%) PMP
5 10 (2.83%) APMP
5 10 (2.83%) BPSS Clearance
6 8 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (1.98%) PMI Certification
7 7 (1.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 6 (1.70%) Degree
8 6 (1.70%) DV Cleared
9 4 (1.13%) CTC Cleared
10 2 (0.57%) BC Cleared
10 2 (0.57%) CCNP
10 2 (0.57%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.28%) APMG
11 1 (0.28%) IISP
11 1 (0.28%) ISEB
11 1 (0.28%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.55%) Data Quality
1 9 (2.55%) QA
2 8 (2.27%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.57%) GAAP
4 1 (0.28%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.28%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (1.42%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (1.42%) Puppet
2 2 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.57%) SCCM
3 1 (0.28%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 27 (7.65%) Microsoft
2 11 (3.12%) Oracle
3 7 (1.98%) Cloudera
3 7 (1.98%) MapR
3 7 (1.98%) Nuix
3 7 (1.98%) Splunk
4 5 (1.42%) CheckPoint
4 5 (1.42%) Cisco
4 5 (1.42%) SaltStack
5 4 (1.13%) CA Agile Central
5 4 (1.13%) MicroStrategy
5 4 (1.13%) SAP
5 4 (1.13%) TOWER Software
6 3 (0.85%) Mercator
6 3 (0.85%) Progress
6 3 (0.85%) Twitter
7 2 (0.57%) Citrix
7 2 (0.57%) HP
7 2 (0.57%) ServiceNow
7 2 (0.57%) Sitecore
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