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 26 February 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Agile Project Management
UK
Rank 420 440 476
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +36
Contract jobs citing Agile Project Management 182 191 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.41% 0.37% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 0.44% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 128 94
Median daily rate £450 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £650 £743
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £475 £490
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -3.06%
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 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
37065 42986 41665
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.79% 82.74% 79.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 24644 28105 26278
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £297 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 929 1180 1114
Median hourly rate £35.75 £38.75 £27.32
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.74% +41.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.35%

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 26 February 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 26 February 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 +21 172 £450 -5.26% 23
London 0 74 £500 +5.82% 9
North East +13 36 £400 -15.78%
Newcastle upon Tyne +11 36 £400 -4.19%
Tyne and Wear +8 36 £400 -4.19%
West Midlands +11 14 £474 +45.84%
Yorkshire +21 13 £500 -20.00% 2
North West -3 13 £388 -21.15% 2
South East +20 12 £471 +12.14% 3
Birmingham - 10 £492 -
West Yorkshire +13 9 £438 -30.00% 1
Leeds -3 8 £438 -30.00% 1
Lancashire +10 7 £368 -28.64%
Blackpool +12 6 £368 -28.64%
City of London -8 5 £500 +11.11% 3
Manchester +10 4 £563 +4.16% 1
Buckinghamshire -5 4 £425 +3.03% 1
Sheffield - 4 £700 - 1
South Yorkshire - 4 £700 - 1
East of England - 4 - - 4
Scotland +19 3 £525 +16.66% 1
Bristol +6 3 £500 -
South West +3 3 £500 +17.64%
Glasgow +1 3 £525 +40.00%
Milton Keynes -1 3 £425 +3.03%
Salford - 3 £575 -
Telford +25 2 £450 -
Cheshire +22 2 £388 -11.42% 1
Shropshire +21 2 £450 +93.54%
Berkshire +14 2 £500 -

Agile Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 February 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.

1 372 (100.00%) Project Management
1 372 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (31.45%) Scrum
3 109 (29.30%) PRINCE2
4 88 (23.66%) Finance
5 86 (23.12%) User Stories
6 64 (17.20%) Stakeholder Management
7 62 (16.67%) Coaching
8 61 (16.40%) Service Delivery
9 56 (15.05%) Security Cleared
9 56 (15.05%) Mentoring
10 53 (14.25%) Open Source
11 51 (13.71%) Analytical Skills
12 47 (12.63%) ITIL
13 39 (10.48%) SC Cleared
14 35 (9.41%) Waterfall
14 35 (9.41%) Service Design
15 34 (9.14%) JIRA
16 29 (7.80%) Business Analysis
17 28 (7.53%) Programme Management
17 28 (7.53%) MS Excel
17 28 (7.53%) MS Visio
18 26 (6.99%) Kanban
19 23 (6.18%) Data Protection
20 22 (5.91%) PMO
20 22 (5.91%) Risk Management
20 22 (5.91%) Continuous Improvement
21 21 (5.65%) Use Case
21 21 (5.65%) Change Management
21 21 (5.65%) Microsoft

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 7 (1.88%) Apache
1 7 (1.88%) CMS
1 7 (1.88%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.34%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 5 (1.34%) Confluence
3 4 (1.08%) Skype for Business
4 3 (0.81%) JBoss
5 2 (0.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (0.54%) IIS
5 2 (0.54%) SAS
5 2 (0.54%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (0.54%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.54%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.27%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.27%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.27%) Content Management Server
6 1 (0.27%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.27%) Liferay
6 1 (0.27%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.27%) WildFly
Applications
1 28 (7.53%) MS Excel
1 28 (7.53%) MS Visio
2 17 (4.57%) MS Project
3 12 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (2.69%) MS Office
5 6 (1.61%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (1.34%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 7 (1.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.81%) CA PPM
3 2 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.54%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.76%) Office 365
2 5 (1.34%) IaaS
3 4 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.27%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.27%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.27%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.27%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.42%) Firewall
2 6 (1.61%) Internet
3 5 (1.34%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (1.08%) WAN
5 2 (0.54%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (0.54%) DMVPN
5 2 (0.54%) DSL
5 2 (0.54%) Ethernet
5 2 (0.54%) Frame Relay
5 2 (0.54%) MPLS
5 2 (0.54%) Skype
5 2 (0.54%) SSL
5 2 (0.54%) Wireless
6 1 (0.27%) DNS
6 1 (0.27%) HTTP
6 1 (0.27%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.27%) Intranet
6 1 (0.27%) IPsec
6 1 (0.27%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.27%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (4.84%) Hadoop
2 14 (3.76%) Big Data
3 11 (2.96%) Relational Database
4 9 (2.42%) Apache Hive
4 9 (2.42%) HBase
4 9 (2.42%) MongoDB
4 9 (2.42%) Neo4j
5 6 (1.61%) SQL Server
6 5 (1.34%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.54%) DB2
8 1 (0.27%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (0.27%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.27%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.27%) Spatial Data
8 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 34 (9.14%) JIRA
2 13 (3.49%) Jenkins
3 7 (1.88%) Git (software)
4 6 (1.61%) Hudson
4 6 (1.61%) Oracle Forms
4 6 (1.61%) Selenium
4 6 (1.61%) TestNG
5 5 (1.34%) WebDriver
6 4 (1.08%) Appium
6 4 (1.08%) TestDirector
7 2 (0.54%) ClearCase
7 2 (0.54%) Gradle
7 2 (0.54%) Subversion
7 2 (0.54%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.54%) VersionOne
8 1 (0.27%) JIRA Agile
8 1 (0.27%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.27%) SonarQube
8 1 (0.27%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (0.27%) TeamCity
General
1 88 (23.66%) Finance
2 13 (3.49%) Law
3 12 (3.23%) Banking
4 11 (2.96%) Legal
5 5 (1.34%) Marketing
5 5 (1.34%) Retail
6 4 (1.08%) Games
7 3 (0.81%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.81%) Publishing
7 3 (0.81%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.54%) Automotive
8 2 (0.54%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.54%) German Language
9 1 (0.27%) Advertising
9 1 (0.27%) Back Office
9 1 (0.27%) Electronics
9 1 (0.27%) Front Office
9 1 (0.27%) Local Government
9 1 (0.27%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.27%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 92 (24.73%) Project Manager
2 62 (16.67%) Analyst
3 61 (16.40%) Scrum Master
4 56 (15.05%) Delivery Manager
5 54 (14.52%) Business Analyst
6 30 (8.06%) Product Manager
7 23 (6.18%) Agile Scrum Master
7 23 (6.18%) Digital Delivery Manager
7 23 (6.18%) Senior Manager
8 22 (5.91%) Programme Manager
9 20 (5.38%) Agile Project Manager
10 18 (4.84%) Senior Analyst
11 15 (4.03%) Architect
12 14 (3.76%) Agile Delivery Manager
12 14 (3.76%) Senior Business Analyst
13 11 (2.96%) IT Manager
14 10 (2.69%) Technical Manager
15 9 (2.42%) Data Architect
15 9 (2.42%) IT Project Manager
15 9 (2.42%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (4.03%) Web Services
2 10 (2.69%) HTML
3 8 (2.15%) XML
4 6 (1.61%) .NET
4 6 (1.61%) ASP.NET
4 6 (1.61%) J2EE
5 5 (1.34%) Flash
5 5 (1.34%) Velocity
6 4 (1.08%) .NET Framework
6 4 (1.08%) AngularJS
6 4 (1.08%) CSS
7 3 (0.81%) Apache Cordova
7 3 (0.81%) jQuery
7 3 (0.81%) JSON
7 3 (0.81%) React Native
8 2 (0.54%) OAuth
8 2 (0.54%) OAuth2
8 2 (0.54%) RESTful
8 2 (0.54%) Spring Boot
8 2 (0.54%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 51 (13.71%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (5.38%) Management Information System
3 16 (4.30%) Data Protection Act
4 14 (3.76%) User Experience
5 10 (2.69%) Data Structures
6 9 (2.42%) Reference Data
7 6 (1.61%) Data Centre
8 5 (1.34%) Mobile App
8 5 (1.34%) PMI
8 5 (1.34%) Smartphone
9 2 (0.54%) 3D Graphics
9 2 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.54%) Graphic Design
9 2 (0.54%) IPTV
9 2 (0.54%) Mobile Games
9 2 (0.54%) New Media
9 2 (0.54%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.27%) Online Banking
10 1 (0.27%) Taxonomies
10 1 (0.27%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 19 (5.11%) Windows
2 10 (2.69%) Linux
2 10 (2.69%) Unix
3 6 (1.61%) Android
3 6 (1.61%) Windows 10
4 2 (0.54%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.27%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.27%) pSOS
5 1 (0.27%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 372 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 372 (100.00%) Project Management
2 117 (31.45%) Scrum
3 109 (29.30%) PRINCE2
4 86 (23.12%) User Stories
5 64 (17.20%) Stakeholder Management
6 62 (16.67%) Coaching
7 61 (16.40%) Service Delivery
8 56 (15.05%) Mentoring
9 53 (14.25%) Open Source
10 47 (12.63%) ITIL
11 35 (9.41%) Service Design
11 35 (9.41%) Waterfall
12 29 (7.80%) Business Analysis
13 28 (7.53%) Programme Management
14 26 (6.99%) Kanban
15 23 (6.18%) Data Protection
16 22 (5.91%) Continuous Improvement
16 22 (5.91%) Risk Management
17 21 (5.65%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (5.11%) Java
2 15 (4.03%) JavaScript
3 10 (2.69%) SQL
4 5 (1.34%) Bash Shell
4 5 (1.34%) C#
4 5 (1.34%) Python
5 2 (0.54%) ES6
5 2 (0.54%) Groovy
6 1 (0.27%) C
6 1 (0.27%) C++
6 1 (0.27%) PHP
6 1 (0.27%) R
6 1 (0.27%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.27%) VB
6 1 (0.27%) VB6
Qualifications
1 56 (15.05%) Security Cleared
2 39 (10.48%) SC Cleared
3 18 (4.84%) BPSS Clearance
4 10 (2.69%) ITIL Certification
5 9 (2.42%) APMP
5 9 (2.42%) PMP
5 9 (2.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 8 (2.15%) PMI Certification
7 7 (1.88%) Degree
8 6 (1.61%) DV Cleared
8 6 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (1.08%) CTC Cleared
10 2 (0.54%) CCNP
10 2 (0.54%) CEH
10 2 (0.54%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.54%) CISSP
10 2 (0.54%) CREST Certified
10 2 (0.54%) ISEB
10 2 (0.54%) OSCP
11 1 (0.27%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (5.91%) PMO
2 13 (3.49%) Data Quality
2 13 (3.49%) Disclosure Scotland
3 10 (2.69%) QA
4 3 (0.81%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.54%) GAAP
5 2 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.27%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.08%) Docker
2 1 (0.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (1.34%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (1.34%) Puppet
2 4 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.08%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.27%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 21 (5.65%) Microsoft
2 17 (4.57%) Oracle
3 9 (2.42%) Cloudera
3 9 (2.42%) MapR
3 9 (2.42%) Nuix
3 9 (2.42%) Splunk
4 5 (1.34%) CheckPoint
4 5 (1.34%) Cisco
4 5 (1.34%) SaltStack
5 4 (1.08%) MicroStrategy
5 4 (1.08%) SAP
5 4 (1.08%) TOWER Software
6 3 (0.81%) Mercator
7 2 (0.54%) CA Agile Central
7 2 (0.54%) Chordiant
7 2 (0.54%) Citrix
7 2 (0.54%) HP
7 2 (0.54%) ServiceNow
7 2 (0.54%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.54%) Snow
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