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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Project Management
Rank 445 530 498
Rank change year-on-year
+85 -32
Contract jobs citing Agile Project Management 183 116 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.37% 0.21% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.26% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 84 112
Median daily rate £470 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.58% -10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £341 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £647 £748
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £500 £485
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +3.09%
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
40825 44928 44271
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.52% 81.15% 76.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 27182 29127 28771
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 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1081 1342 1219
Median hourly rate £30.00 £31.44 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.58% +25.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 +75 166 £470 +2.17% 21
London +32 85 £485 +21.25% 9
North West +17 23 £478 +23.22% 2
South East +33 16 £438 -7.89% 1
Scotland +22 15 £456 -8.75%
North East -32 14 £400 -27.27%
Tyne and Wear -40 13 £400 -27.27%
Newcastle upon Tyne -44 13 £400 -27.27%
City of London +3 11 £475 +7.04% 4
Edinburgh +25 10 £488 -2.50%
West Midlands - 10 £475 - 1
Manchester +8 9 £475 -24.00% 2
Cheshire - 9 £500 -
Yorkshire +18 8 £413 -30.67% 3
Warrington - 8 £500 -
Buckinghamshire - 7 £383 -
Hampshire +29 6 £450 -5.26%
Sheffield - 6 £425 - 2
South Yorkshire - 6 £425 - 2
South West +13 5 £425 +15.25% 3
Birmingham - 5 £470 - 1
Glasgow +14 4 £388 -8.82%
Lancashire -3 4 £480 +44.90%
Blackpool -8 4 £480 +44.90%
Milton Keynes - 4 £383 -
Telford - 4 £500 -
Cambridgeshire - 4 £488 - 1
Salford - 4 £563 -
Shropshire - 4 £500 -
East of England - 4 £488 - 2

Agile Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 December 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.

1 390 (100.00%) Project Management
1 390 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (28.21%) PRINCE2
3 100 (25.64%) Scrum
4 95 (24.36%) User Stories
5 71 (18.21%) Stakeholder Management
6 69 (17.69%) Finance
7 54 (13.85%) Coaching
8 52 (13.33%) Mentoring
8 52 (13.33%) Service Delivery
9 50 (12.82%) Security Cleared
10 48 (12.31%) Open Source
10 48 (12.31%) Analytical Skills
11 45 (11.54%) MS Excel
12 44 (11.28%) Microsoft
13 41 (10.51%) JIRA
14 40 (10.26%) Service Design
15 38 (9.74%) Continuous Delivery
15 38 (9.74%) Waterfall
16 34 (8.72%) MS Visio
16 34 (8.72%) Programme Management
17 33 (8.46%) Business Analysis
18 32 (8.21%) Change Management
19 31 (7.95%) MS Project
20 29 (7.44%) SC Cleared
21 28 (7.18%) JavaScript
21 28 (7.18%) Windows
21 28 (7.18%) Risk Management
22 25 (6.41%) ITIL
22 25 (6.41%) Java

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 12 (3.08%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.31%) Umbraco
3 7 (1.79%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 7 (1.79%) Apache
4 6 (1.54%) CMS
4 6 (1.54%) Skype for Business
5 5 (1.28%) Confluence
6 3 (0.77%) Drupal
7 2 (0.51%) ColdFusion
7 2 (0.51%) IIS
8 1 (0.26%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.26%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.26%) JBoss
8 1 (0.26%) Liferay
8 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.26%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.26%) WildFly
Applications
1 45 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 34 (8.72%) MS Visio
3 31 (7.95%) MS Project
4 15 (3.85%) MS Office
5 13 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (1.28%) Mingle
7 3 (0.77%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (2.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.28%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (1.28%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (0.77%) CA PPM
4 1 (0.26%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
4 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.33%) Office 365
2 5 (1.28%) IaaS
2 5 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.77%) G Suite
4 2 (0.51%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.26%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.26%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.26%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.26%) GitHub
5 1 (0.26%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.31%) HTTP
1 9 (2.31%) Wi-Fi
2 8 (2.05%) Internet
3 4 (1.03%) WAN
4 2 (0.51%) DMVPN
4 2 (0.51%) Firewall
4 2 (0.51%) Skype
4 2 (0.51%) SSL
5 1 (0.26%) DNS
5 1 (0.26%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.26%) Intranet
5 1 (0.26%) IPsec
5 1 (0.26%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.26%) Network Security
5 1 (0.26%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (0.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (4.87%) Relational Database
2 7 (1.79%) SQL Server
3 5 (1.28%) Big Data
4 4 (1.03%) Hadoop
5 3 (0.77%) GIS
5 3 (0.77%) MongoDB
5 3 (0.77%) Spatial Data
6 2 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.26%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (0.26%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.26%) EDRMS
7 1 (0.26%) MySQL
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.26%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 41 (10.51%) JIRA
2 14 (3.59%) Jenkins
3 13 (3.33%) Git (software)
4 8 (2.05%) Hudson
4 8 (2.05%) Subversion
5 6 (1.54%) Selenium
6 5 (1.28%) VersionOne
7 4 (1.03%) JIRA Agile
8 3 (0.77%) GitLab
8 3 (0.77%) TestDirector
8 3 (0.77%) WebDriver
9 2 (0.51%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.51%) TestNG
9 2 (0.51%) Toad
10 1 (0.26%) Bower
10 1 (0.26%) Grunt
10 1 (0.26%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (0.26%) Talend Open Studio
10 1 (0.26%) TeamCity
General
1 69 (17.69%) Finance
2 11 (2.82%) Law
3 9 (2.31%) Banking
4 7 (1.79%) Marketing
5 4 (1.03%) Games
5 4 (1.03%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.77%) Investment Banking
6 3 (0.77%) Legal
6 3 (0.77%) Retail
7 2 (0.51%) Automotive
7 2 (0.51%) Back Office
7 2 (0.51%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.51%) Local Government
7 2 (0.51%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.26%) Advertising
8 1 (0.26%) Electronics
8 1 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.26%) Publishing
8 1 (0.26%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 91 (23.33%) Project Manager
2 72 (18.46%) Delivery Manager
3 60 (15.38%) Analyst
4 51 (13.08%) Business Analyst
5 47 (12.05%) Scrum Master
6 28 (7.18%) Product Manager
7 23 (5.90%) Agile Project Manager
8 22 (5.64%) Digital Delivery Manager
9 20 (5.13%) Senior Manager
10 19 (4.87%) Developer
11 18 (4.62%) Agile Delivery Manager
12 17 (4.36%) Architect
13 14 (3.59%) IT Manager
14 13 (3.33%) IT Project Manager
14 13 (3.33%) Technical Manager
15 12 (3.08%) Agile Scrum Master
15 12 (3.08%) Senior Analyst
16 11 (2.82%) Digital Analyst
16 11 (2.82%) Digital Business Analyst
16 11 (2.82%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (5.64%) HTML
2 15 (3.85%) CSS
3 14 (3.59%) Web Services
4 9 (2.31%) AngularJS
5 7 (1.79%) J2EE
6 6 (1.54%) .NET
6 6 (1.54%) Middleware
6 6 (1.54%) XML
7 5 (1.28%) ASP.NET
7 5 (1.28%) Oracle Fusion
8 4 (1.03%) Velocity
9 3 (0.77%) .NET Framework
9 3 (0.77%) Apache Cordova
9 3 (0.77%) Express
9 3 (0.77%) Flash
9 3 (0.77%) JSON
9 3 (0.77%) LAMP
9 3 (0.77%) Node.js
9 3 (0.77%) React Native
9 3 (0.77%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 48 (12.31%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (5.38%) Management Information System
3 14 (3.59%) Data Centre
3 14 (3.59%) User Experience
4 10 (2.56%) Data Protection Act
5 7 (1.79%) Visualisation
6 5 (1.28%) Data Integration
6 5 (1.28%) Data Structures
6 5 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (1.28%) Hybrid Cloud
6 5 (1.28%) Smartphone
7 3 (0.77%) CMDB
7 3 (0.77%) Computer Science
7 3 (0.77%) Ergonomics
7 3 (0.77%) Mobile App
7 3 (0.77%) PMI
8 2 (0.51%) 3D Graphics
8 2 (0.51%) Graphic Design
8 2 (0.51%) Mobile Games
8 2 (0.51%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 28 (7.18%) Windows
2 23 (5.90%) Linux
3 21 (5.38%) Unix
4 11 (2.82%) Mac OS X
4 11 (2.82%) Windows 10
5 7 (1.79%) Android
6 6 (1.54%) Windows Server
7 5 (1.28%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.77%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.77%) Windows 8
8 3 (0.77%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.26%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 390 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 390 (100.00%) Project Management
2 110 (28.21%) PRINCE2
3 100 (25.64%) Scrum
4 95 (24.36%) User Stories
5 71 (18.21%) Stakeholder Management
6 54 (13.85%) Coaching
7 52 (13.33%) Mentoring
7 52 (13.33%) Service Delivery
8 48 (12.31%) Open Source
9 40 (10.26%) Service Design
10 38 (9.74%) Continuous Delivery
10 38 (9.74%) Waterfall
11 34 (8.72%) Programme Management
12 33 (8.46%) Business Analysis
13 32 (8.21%) Change Management
14 28 (7.18%) Risk Management
15 25 (6.41%) ITIL
16 24 (6.15%) Migration
17 23 (5.90%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 28 (7.18%) JavaScript
2 25 (6.41%) Java
3 8 (2.05%) Bash Shell
3 8 (2.05%) Python
4 7 (1.79%) SQL
5 5 (1.28%) C#
6 3 (0.77%) PHP
6 3 (0.77%) PowerShell
7 2 (0.51%) ES6
8 1 (0.26%) C
8 1 (0.26%) C++
8 1 (0.26%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.26%) VB
8 1 (0.26%) VB6
Qualifications
1 50 (12.82%) Security Cleared
2 29 (7.44%) SC Cleared
3 15 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
3 15 (3.85%) PMP
4 12 (3.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 10 (2.56%) APMP
5 10 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 9 (2.31%) Degree
7 8 (2.05%) DV Cleared
7 8 (2.05%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (2.05%) PMI Certification
8 5 (1.28%) MCSE
8 5 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (1.03%) CTC Cleared
10 3 (0.77%) ACMT
10 3 (0.77%) CCA
10 3 (0.77%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (0.77%) MCTS
11 2 (0.51%) BC Cleared
12 1 (0.26%) APMG
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.31%) QA
2 7 (1.79%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.51%) GAAP
4 1 (0.26%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (1.28%) XenApp
2 4 (1.03%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.03%) Virtual Desktop
3 3 (0.77%) BitLocker
3 3 (0.77%) Xen
3 3 (0.77%) XenDesktop
4 2 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (1.54%) SCCM
2 5 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (1.28%) Puppet
3 3 (0.77%) AirWatch
3 3 (0.77%) Casper Suite
3 3 (0.77%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.77%) TeamSite
3 3 (0.77%) WSUS
4 2 (0.51%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (0.51%) Thomson Reuters DACS
5 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.26%) Nagios
5 1 (0.26%) OpenView
5 1 (0.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 44 (11.28%) Microsoft
2 20 (5.13%) Oracle
3 10 (2.56%) Citrix
4 8 (2.05%) HP
5 6 (1.54%) Apple
6 5 (1.28%) CA Agile Central
6 5 (1.28%) SaltStack
6 5 (1.28%) SAP
6 5 (1.28%) ServiceNow
6 5 (1.28%) Siebel
7 4 (1.03%) Google
7 4 (1.03%) LANDesk
7 4 (1.03%) MicroStrategy
7 4 (1.03%) Sony
8 3 (0.77%) Cisco
8 3 (0.77%) Dell
8 3 (0.77%) IBM
8 3 (0.77%) Mercator
8 3 (0.77%) Symantec
8 3 (0.77%) TOWER Software
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