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 31 August 2016 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Project Management
Rank 438 505 506
Rank change year-on-year
+67 +1
Contract jobs citing Agile Project Management 212 158 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.39% 0.27% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.34% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 116 80
Median daily rate £431 £435 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.86% -8.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £320 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £438
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 - -

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
44748 47093 43723
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.83% 80.36% 78.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 29511 30650 27059
Median daily rate £438 £425 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1130 1273 1184
Median hourly rate £29.50 £31.44 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.17% +31.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £52.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +26.21%

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 31 August 2016.

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 31 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
(Click see detailed
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 +59 201 £430 -4.44% 15
London +20 111 £430 -7.92% 9
South East +28 25 £408 +27.34% 4
Yorkshire +7 16 £430 -11.79% 1
West Yorkshire +3 14 £360 -24.21%
West Midlands -16 14 £450 +29.96%
North West +19 13 £475 +2.15%
South West +21 9 £460 +33.33%
City of London +16 8 £450 -4.76% 1
Leeds -2 8 £360 -26.15%
Buckinghamshire +21 7 £384 -
North East -28 7 £410 -0.60%
Kent - 7 £425 -
Milton Keynes - 7 £384 -
Scotland +15 6 £493 +79.09%
West Sussex +3 6 £465 -
Worthing -5 6 £465 -
Newcastle upon Tyne -32 6 £410 -15.46%
Tyne and Wear -35 6 £410 -15.46%
East Midlands - 6 £430 -
Edinburgh +6 5 £500 +150.00%
Coventry -11 5 £459 +74.76%
Croydon -12 5 £550 +10.00%
Cheshire +7 4 £261 -47.88%
Birmingham -10 4 £430 -
Wiltshire - 4 £468 -
Nottinghamshire - 4 £445 -
Nottingham - 4 £445 -
Blackpool +20 3 £500 +26.18%
Warrington +14 3 £258 -48.62%

Agile Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, 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.

1 456 (100.00%) Project Management
1 456 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 131 (28.73%) User Stories
3 107 (23.46%) Scrum
4 91 (19.96%) PRINCE2
5 89 (19.52%) Finance
6 87 (19.08%) Stakeholder Management
7 73 (16.01%) Service Delivery
8 72 (15.79%) Mentoring
8 72 (15.79%) Open Source
9 64 (14.04%) Security Cleared
10 62 (13.60%) Service Design
11 57 (12.50%) Coaching
12 56 (12.28%) Continuous Delivery
13 50 (10.96%) Analytical Skills
14 48 (10.53%) Business Analysis
14 48 (10.53%) Waterfall
15 47 (10.31%) JIRA
16 46 (10.09%) Microsoft
17 43 (9.43%) SC Cleared
17 43 (9.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
18 41 (8.99%) Java
19 37 (8.11%) ITIL
20 33 (7.24%) Linux
20 33 (7.24%) MS Excel
21 31 (6.80%) Windows
21 31 (6.80%) Programme Management
22 30 (6.58%) UML
22 30 (6.58%) JavaScript
22 30 (6.58%) Oracle

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 16 (3.51%) SharePoint
2 15 (3.29%) Apache
3 9 (1.97%) CMS
3 9 (1.97%) Umbraco
4 8 (1.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 7 (1.54%) Confluence
5 7 (1.54%) Drupal
6 2 (0.44%) ColdFusion
6 2 (0.44%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (0.44%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.22%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 33 (7.24%) MS Excel
2 24 (5.26%) MS Project
3 22 (4.82%) MS Visio
4 12 (2.63%) MS Office
5 4 (0.88%) Mingle
5 4 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.22%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 7 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.32%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (1.10%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle FAH
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.22%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.29%) IaaS
2 10 (2.19%) Office 365
3 8 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.66%) Google Apps
5 2 (0.44%) Adobe Analytics
5 2 (0.44%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.22%) GitHub
6 1 (0.22%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.75%) HTTP
2 6 (1.32%) Internet
2 6 (1.32%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (0.66%) Intranet
4 2 (0.44%) Network Security
4 2 (0.44%) WAN
5 1 (0.22%) CTI
5 1 (0.22%) Firewall
5 1 (0.22%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (2.41%) Relational Database
2 7 (1.54%) SQL Server
3 4 (0.88%) MongoDB
3 4 (0.88%) Spatial Data
4 3 (0.66%) EDRMS
4 3 (0.66%) GIS
4 3 (0.66%) MySQL
5 2 (0.44%) Data Mining
5 2 (0.44%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.44%) Redis
6 1 (0.22%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.22%) Big Data
6 1 (0.22%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.22%) NonStop SQL
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 47 (10.31%) JIRA
2 11 (2.41%) Git (software)
3 9 (1.97%) Jenkins
4 8 (1.75%) Subversion
5 6 (1.32%) JIRA Agile
5 6 (1.32%) VersionOne
6 5 (1.10%) Hudson
7 4 (0.88%) Selenium
8 3 (0.66%) GitLab
9 2 (0.44%) Grunt
9 2 (0.44%) Jasmine
9 2 (0.44%) TestDirector
9 2 (0.44%) Toad
9 2 (0.44%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.22%) Maven
10 1 (0.22%) ProC
10 1 (0.22%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 89 (19.52%) Finance
2 11 (2.41%) Law
3 9 (1.97%) Financial Institution
4 8 (1.75%) Marketing
5 7 (1.54%) Retail
6 6 (1.32%) Banking
7 4 (0.88%) Legal
8 3 (0.66%) Automotive
8 3 (0.66%) Back Office
9 2 (0.44%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.44%) Local Government
9 2 (0.44%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.44%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.22%) Games
10 1 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 123 (26.97%) Project Manager
2 97 (21.27%) Delivery Manager
3 60 (13.16%) Analyst
4 50 (10.96%) Business Analyst
5 45 (9.87%) Scrum Master
6 37 (8.11%) Senior Manager
7 35 (7.68%) Digital Delivery Manager
8 32 (7.02%) Agile Delivery Manager
9 31 (6.80%) Product Manager
10 28 (6.14%) Agile Project Manager
11 23 (5.04%) Developer
12 22 (4.82%) Digital Project Manager
13 20 (4.39%) Architect
13 20 (4.39%) Senior Project Manager
14 17 (3.73%) IT Manager
15 16 (3.51%) IT Project Manager
15 16 (3.51%) Senior Analyst
15 16 (3.51%) Senior Business Analyst
15 16 (3.51%) Technical Analyst
15 16 (3.51%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (6.14%) HTML
2 21 (4.61%) CSS
3 15 (3.29%) Web Services
4 11 (2.41%) .NET
5 6 (1.32%) AngularJS
5 6 (1.32%) J2EE
6 5 (1.10%) HTML5
6 5 (1.10%) Middleware
6 5 (1.10%) Oracle Fusion
7 4 (0.88%) ASP.NET
7 4 (0.88%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (0.88%) RESTful
7 4 (0.88%) XML
8 3 (0.66%) Apache Flex
8 3 (0.66%) CSS3
8 3 (0.66%) Express
8 3 (0.66%) jQuery
8 3 (0.66%) LAMP
8 3 (0.66%) MEAN Stack
8 3 (0.66%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 50 (10.96%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (6.14%) Management Information System
3 20 (4.39%) User Experience
4 12 (2.63%) Data Protection Act
5 11 (2.41%) Data Centre
5 11 (2.41%) Data Integration
5 11 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (1.54%) Video Conferencing
6 7 (1.54%) Visualisation
7 5 (1.10%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.10%) Hybrid Cloud
7 5 (1.10%) Mobile App
8 4 (0.88%) PKI
8 4 (0.88%) PMI
8 4 (0.88%) Virtual Team
8 4 (0.88%) Wiki
9 3 (0.66%) Blog
9 3 (0.66%) CMDB
9 3 (0.66%) Device Driver
9 3 (0.66%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 33 (7.24%) Linux
2 31 (6.80%) Windows
3 27 (5.92%) Unix
4 10 (2.19%) Mac OS X
4 10 (2.19%) Windows 10
5 7 (1.54%) Apple iOS
6 5 (1.10%) Android
6 5 (1.10%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.66%) Ubuntu
7 3 (0.66%) Windows 8
7 3 (0.66%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 456 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 456 (100.00%) Project Management
2 131 (28.73%) User Stories
3 107 (23.46%) Scrum
4 91 (19.96%) PRINCE2
5 87 (19.08%) Stakeholder Management
6 73 (16.01%) Service Delivery
7 72 (15.79%) Mentoring
7 72 (15.79%) Open Source
8 62 (13.60%) Service Design
9 57 (12.50%) Coaching
10 56 (12.28%) Continuous Delivery
11 48 (10.53%) Business Analysis
11 48 (10.53%) Waterfall
12 43 (9.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 37 (8.11%) ITIL
14 31 (6.80%) Programme Management
15 30 (6.58%) UML
15 30 (6.58%) Use Case
16 29 (6.36%) OO
Programming Languages
1 41 (8.99%) Java
2 30 (6.58%) JavaScript
3 25 (5.48%) Python
4 20 (4.39%) Bash Shell
5 9 (1.97%) C#
5 9 (1.97%) PHP
6 6 (1.32%) SQL
7 5 (1.10%) C++
7 5 (1.10%) Ruby
8 3 (0.66%) PowerShell
8 3 (0.66%) Scala
9 1 (0.22%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 64 (14.04%) Security Cleared
2 43 (9.43%) SC Cleared
3 18 (3.95%) BPSS Clearance
4 16 (3.51%) PMP
5 15 (3.29%) Degree
6 14 (3.07%) PMI Certification
7 13 (2.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 11 (2.41%) ITIL Certification
9 9 (1.97%) DV Cleared
10 8 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 5 (1.10%) BC Cleared
11 5 (1.10%) CISMP
11 5 (1.10%) CISSP
11 5 (1.10%) MCSE
11 5 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (0.66%) ACMT
12 3 (0.66%) CCA
12 3 (0.66%) Citrix Certification
12 3 (0.66%) MCTS
12 3 (0.66%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.07%) Disclosure Scotland
2 7 (1.54%) QA
3 6 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.66%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.44%) SLA
6 1 (0.22%) BS25999
6 1 (0.22%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 5 (1.10%) XenApp
2 4 (0.88%) Virtual Desktop
3 3 (0.66%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.66%) BitLocker
3 3 (0.66%) Xen
3 3 (0.66%) XenDesktop
4 2 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (3.73%) Opscode Chef
1 17 (3.73%) Puppet
2 6 (1.32%) SCCM
3 4 (0.88%) TeamSite
4 3 (0.66%) Casper Suite
4 3 (0.66%) Thomson Reuters DACS
4 3 (0.66%) WSUS
5 2 (0.44%) AirWatch
5 2 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.22%) Nagios
6 1 (0.22%) OpenView
6 1 (0.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 46 (10.09%) Microsoft
2 30 (6.58%) Oracle
3 17 (3.73%) SaltStack
4 10 (2.19%) Citrix
4 10 (2.19%) Google
5 7 (1.54%) HP
6 6 (1.32%) Progress
6 6 (1.32%) Rally
6 6 (1.32%) ServiceNow
7 5 (1.10%) Apple
7 5 (1.10%) Siebel
7 5 (1.10%) TOWER Software
8 4 (0.88%) LANDesk
8 4 (0.88%) Sony
9 3 (0.66%) Dell
9 3 (0.66%) IBM
9 3 (0.66%) Sitecore
9 3 (0.66%) Symantec
9 3 (0.66%) Twitter
10 2 (0.44%) Adobe
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