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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Project Management
Rank 398 516 487
Rank change year-on-year
+118 -29
Contract jobs citing Agile Project Management 261 130 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.48% 0.23% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 0.29% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 96 68
Median daily rate £450 £421 £468
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.82% -9.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £374
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £600 £584
UK excluding London median daily rate £455 £405 £438
% change year-on-year
+12.34% -7.42%
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
44747 45474 41772
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.69% 79.85% 78.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 29561 29429 25946
Median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £282 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1036 1183 1168
Median hourly rate £28.50 £28.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +14.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £52.17 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.63 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-6.14% +13.06%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +103 255 £450 +9.42% 20
London +62 123 £450 +5.88% 9
North West +10 33 £500 +25.78%
South East +22 32 £462 -7.61%
Blackpool +11 23 £500 +26.18%
Lancashire +7 23 £500 +28.20%
West Midlands -7 20 £430 +67.80% 2
Yorkshire +14 18 £475 +18.75% 2
West Yorkshire +11 16 £405 +2.20% 1
Worthing - 15 £588 -
West Sussex - 15 £588 -
South West +5 14 £455 +30.00% 4
Leeds +6 12 £405 +1.25%
Croydon -6 11 £550 +4.76%
East Midlands +4 9 £430 -33.84% 1
City of London +36 7 £450 -5.26% 2
Buckinghamshire +18 7 £384 -
Birmingham -5 7 £430 +72.00%
Coventry -10 7 £406 +54.76%
Kent - 7 £425 -
Milton Keynes - 7 £384 -
Nottinghamshire -3 6 £430 -33.84%
Nottingham -4 6 £430 -33.84%
North East -47 6 £400 - 2
Tyne and Wear -50 6 £400 - 2
Newcastle upon Tyne -55 5 £425 +6.25% 2
Wiltshire - 5 £460 -
Scotland +5 4 £493 -
Bristol 0 4 £550 +57.14% 1
Manchester -10 4 £638 +21.42%

Agile Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 495 (100.00%) Project Management
1 495 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 134 (27.07%) User Stories
3 112 (22.63%) Scrum
4 109 (22.02%) Finance
5 106 (21.41%) PRINCE2
6 88 (17.78%) Stakeholder Management
7 78 (15.76%) Mentoring
8 76 (15.35%) Security Cleared
9 74 (14.95%) Service Delivery
10 73 (14.75%) Open Source
11 70 (14.14%) Waterfall
12 65 (13.13%) Service Design
13 57 (11.52%) Continuous Delivery
14 49 (9.90%) SC Cleared
15 48 (9.70%) Business Analysis
15 48 (9.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 48 (9.70%) Coaching
16 47 (9.49%) Java
17 46 (9.29%) JIRA
18 44 (8.89%) ITIL
19 43 (8.69%) JavaScript
20 42 (8.48%) Microsoft
21 41 (8.28%) Analytical Skills
22 39 (7.88%) Oracle
23 38 (7.68%) Data Protection
24 37 (7.47%) TDD
25 36 (7.27%) Windows
26 34 (6.87%) Linux
26 34 (6.87%) HTML

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 (3.23%) CMS
1 16 (3.23%) SharePoint
2 15 (3.03%) Apache
3 11 (2.22%) Umbraco
4 10 (2.02%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 10 (2.02%) Confluence
5 8 (1.62%) CICS
5 8 (1.62%) JBoss
5 8 (1.62%) WebLogic
5 8 (1.62%) WebSphere
6 6 (1.21%) Drupal
7 4 (0.81%) Sitecore CMS
7 4 (0.81%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.40%) ColdFusion
8 2 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.20%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 23 (4.65%) MS Excel
2 19 (3.84%) MS Project
3 13 (2.63%) MS Visio
4 8 (1.62%) MS Office
5 4 (0.81%) Mingle
6 3 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.20%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 8 (1.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.21%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (1.01%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle FAH
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.20%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.03%) IaaS
2 12 (2.42%) Office 365
3 10 (2.02%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.61%) Google Apps
6 2 (0.40%) Adobe Analytics
6 2 (0.40%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (0.40%) AWS OpsWorks
6 2 (0.40%) GitHub
6 2 (0.40%) SaaS
7 1 (0.20%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.62%) HTTP
2 6 (1.21%) WAN
3 5 (1.01%) Internet
3 5 (1.01%) LAN
3 5 (1.01%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (0.61%) Firewall
4 3 (0.61%) Intranet
4 3 (0.61%) Skype
5 2 (0.40%) BGP
5 2 (0.40%) Network Security
5 2 (0.40%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.40%) WebEx
6 1 (0.20%) CTI
6 1 (0.20%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (2.42%) Relational Database
2 8 (1.62%) DB2
2 8 (1.62%) SQL Server
3 3 (0.61%) MySQL
3 3 (0.61%) Spatial Data
4 2 (0.40%) Data Mining
4 2 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.40%) EDRMS
4 2 (0.40%) Redis
5 1 (0.20%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.20%) Big Data
5 1 (0.20%) GIS
5 1 (0.20%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.20%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.20%) NonStop SQL
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.20%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 46 (9.29%) JIRA
2 16 (3.23%) Subversion
3 10 (2.02%) Git (software)
4 8 (1.62%) ClearCase
5 7 (1.41%) Jenkins
6 5 (1.01%) Hudson
6 5 (1.01%) JIRA Agile
6 5 (1.01%) VersionOne
7 4 (0.81%) Selenium
8 3 (0.61%) Grunt
8 3 (0.61%) ProC
9 2 (0.40%) Jasmine
9 2 (0.40%) JMeter
9 2 (0.40%) LoadRunner
9 2 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.40%) TestDirector
9 2 (0.40%) Toad
9 2 (0.40%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.20%) Axure RP
10 1 (0.20%) Visual Studio
General
1 109 (22.02%) Finance
2 14 (2.83%) Law
3 12 (2.42%) Banking
4 9 (1.82%) Financial Institution
4 9 (1.82%) Legal
5 7 (1.41%) Marketing
6 6 (1.21%) Retail
7 5 (1.01%) Automotive
8 4 (0.81%) Back Office
8 4 (0.81%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.61%) Publishing
10 2 (0.40%) Front Office
10 2 (0.40%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.40%) Local Government
11 1 (0.20%) Hungarian Language
Job Titles
1 136 (27.47%) Project Manager
2 109 (22.02%) Delivery Manager
3 58 (11.72%) Analyst
4 47 (9.49%) Business Analyst
4 47 (9.49%) Digital Delivery Manager
4 47 (9.49%) Senior Manager
5 41 (8.28%) Scrum Master
6 37 (7.47%) Agile Delivery Manager
7 33 (6.67%) Agile Project Manager
8 32 (6.46%) Product Manager
9 28 (5.66%) Developer
10 25 (5.05%) Senior Project Manager
11 24 (4.85%) Architect
12 20 (4.04%) Digital Project Manager
13 19 (3.84%) Technical Analyst
14 18 (3.64%) IT Manager
15 17 (3.43%) Digital Analyst
15 17 (3.43%) Technical Architect
15 17 (3.43%) Technical Manager
16 16 (3.23%) Digital Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (6.87%) HTML
2 28 (5.66%) Web Services
3 27 (5.45%) CSS
4 17 (3.43%) .NET
5 15 (3.03%) XML
6 12 (2.42%) J2EE
7 9 (1.82%) HTML5
7 9 (1.82%) XSD
8 8 (1.62%) EJB
8 8 (1.62%) Hibernate
8 8 (1.62%) JMS
8 8 (1.62%) JSP
8 8 (1.62%) Servlets
8 8 (1.62%) Struts
8 8 (1.62%) WSDL
9 7 (1.41%) ASP.NET
9 7 (1.41%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (1.41%) CSS3
10 6 (1.21%) jQuery
10 6 (1.21%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 41 (8.28%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (6.06%) Management Information System
3 26 (5.25%) Data Protection Act
4 22 (4.44%) User Experience
5 13 (2.63%) PMI
6 12 (2.42%) Enterprise Software
7 11 (2.22%) Data Integration
7 11 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
8 8 (1.62%) Mainframe
9 7 (1.41%) Data Centre
9 7 (1.41%) IBM Mainframe
9 7 (1.41%) Visualisation
10 5 (1.01%) Computer Science
10 5 (1.01%) Hybrid Cloud
10 5 (1.01%) Mobile App
11 4 (0.81%) PKI
11 4 (0.81%) Virtual Team
11 4 (0.81%) Wiki
12 3 (0.61%) Blog
12 3 (0.61%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 36 (7.27%) Windows
2 34 (6.87%) Linux
3 27 (5.45%) Unix
4 10 (2.02%) Mac OS X
4 10 (2.02%) Windows 10
5 7 (1.41%) Apple iOS
6 5 (1.01%) Android
6 5 (1.01%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.61%) Ubuntu
7 3 (0.61%) Windows 8
7 3 (0.61%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 495 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 495 (100.00%) Project Management
2 134 (27.07%) User Stories
3 112 (22.63%) Scrum
4 106 (21.41%) PRINCE2
5 88 (17.78%) Stakeholder Management
6 78 (15.76%) Mentoring
7 74 (14.95%) Service Delivery
8 73 (14.75%) Open Source
9 70 (14.14%) Waterfall
10 65 (13.13%) Service Design
11 57 (11.52%) Continuous Delivery
12 48 (9.70%) Business Analysis
12 48 (9.70%) Coaching
12 48 (9.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 44 (8.89%) ITIL
14 38 (7.68%) Data Protection
15 37 (7.47%) TDD
16 33 (6.67%) SDLC
17 31 (6.26%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (9.49%) Java
2 43 (8.69%) JavaScript
3 31 (6.26%) Python
4 20 (4.04%) Bash Shell
5 17 (3.43%) SQL
6 14 (2.83%) C#
7 9 (1.82%) C++
8 8 (1.62%) Assembly Language
8 8 (1.62%) COBOL
8 8 (1.62%) PHP
9 6 (1.21%) PowerShell
10 5 (1.01%) Ruby
11 3 (0.61%) Scala
12 1 (0.20%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.20%) XPath
12 1 (0.20%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 76 (15.35%) Security Cleared
2 49 (9.90%) SC Cleared
3 29 (5.86%) BPSS Clearance
4 21 (4.24%) PMI Certification
5 19 (3.84%) Degree
6 16 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 13 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
8 12 (2.42%) DV Cleared
8 12 (2.42%) PMP
8 12 (2.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 7 (1.41%) BC Cleared
10 5 (1.01%) CISMP
10 5 (1.01%) CISSP
10 5 (1.01%) MCSE
10 5 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (1.01%) Sun Certification
11 3 (0.61%) ACMT
11 3 (0.61%) CCA
11 3 (0.61%) Citrix Certification
11 3 (0.61%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.65%) Disclosure Scotland
2 8 (1.62%) QA
3 6 (1.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.61%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.40%) SLA
6 1 (0.20%) BS25999
6 1 (0.20%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 5 (1.01%) XenApp
2 4 (0.81%) Virtual Desktop
3 3 (0.61%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.61%) BitLocker
3 3 (0.61%) Xen
3 3 (0.61%) XenDesktop
4 2 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (3.84%) Opscode Chef
1 19 (3.84%) Puppet
2 7 (1.41%) TeamSite
3 5 (1.01%) SCCM
4 3 (0.61%) Casper Suite
4 3 (0.61%) Thomson Reuters DACS
4 3 (0.61%) WSUS
5 2 (0.40%) AirWatch
5 2 (0.40%) Ansible
5 2 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.40%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (0.40%) Salt
6 1 (0.20%) Nagios
6 1 (0.20%) OpenView
6 1 (0.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 42 (8.48%) Microsoft
2 39 (7.88%) Oracle
3 17 (3.43%) SaltStack
4 10 (2.02%) Citrix
4 10 (2.02%) Google
4 10 (2.02%) IBM
5 8 (1.62%) Chordiant
6 7 (1.41%) HP
7 6 (1.21%) Progress
7 6 (1.21%) Rally
7 6 (1.21%) ServiceNow
7 6 (1.21%) Siebel
7 6 (1.21%) TOWER Software
8 5 (1.01%) Apple
8 5 (1.01%) Sitecore
8 5 (1.01%) Sun
9 4 (0.81%) LANDesk
9 4 (0.81%) SAP
9 4 (0.81%) Sony
10 3 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
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