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 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Project Management
Rank 408 523 516
Rank change year-on-year
+115 -7
Contract jobs citing Agile Project Management 249 112 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.46% 0.20% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 0.26% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 81 62
Median daily rate £475 £425 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -7.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £352
10% offered a daily rate of more than £606 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £415 £450
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -7.77%
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
44382 43894 42128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.21% 79.60% 78.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 29500 28277 26434
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 £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £572
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1050 1174 1216
Median hourly rate £28.00 £29.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.36 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 27 June 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 27 June 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 +111 238 £470 +10.58% 24
London +57 118 £493 +9.44% 17
North West +21 37 £500 +90.47%
South East +26 29 £450 - 2
Lancashire +22 27 £475 +21.79%
Blackpool - 27 £475 -
West Midlands -8 15 £435 +69.65% 1
Worthing - 15 £600 -
West Sussex - 15 £600 -
Yorkshire +3 13 £500 +11.11% 3
West Yorkshire +3 12 £475 +7.34% 2
North East -56 10 £450 +12.50%
City of London +34 9 £450 +20.00% 7
Scotland -9 9 £500 - 2
South West +3 8 £375 +8.69% 1
Coventry +1 8 £470 +79.04%
East Midlands -3 8 £400 -38.46%
Leeds -4 8 £475 +7.34% 2
Croydon -13 8 £550 +10.00%
Tyne and Wear -65 8 £435 +8.75%
Newcastle upon Tyne -64 7 £450 +12.50%
Buckinghamshire - 7 £384 -
Milton Keynes - 7 £384 -
Edinburgh -10 6 £500 -
Birmingham -2 4 £430 +72.00%
Nottingham -3 4 £430 -33.84%
Nottinghamshire -5 4 £430 -33.84%
Manchester -14 4 £638 -
Kent - 4 - -
Northamptonshire - 3 £375 -

Agile Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 452 (100.00%) Project Management
1 452 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (25.22%) User Stories
3 110 (24.34%) Scrum
4 106 (23.45%) Finance
5 95 (21.02%) PRINCE2
6 80 (17.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 76 (16.81%) Mentoring
8 72 (15.93%) Waterfall
9 65 (14.38%) Open Source
9 65 (14.38%) Security Cleared
10 62 (13.72%) Service Delivery
11 59 (13.05%) Service Design
12 48 (10.62%) Continuous Delivery
13 47 (10.40%) Java
14 46 (10.18%) Business Analysis
15 45 (9.96%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 45 (9.96%) JavaScript
16 42 (9.29%) ITIL
16 42 (9.29%) SC Cleared
16 42 (9.29%) JIRA
17 41 (9.07%) Data Protection
18 39 (8.63%) TDD
19 38 (8.41%) Microsoft
19 38 (8.41%) Coaching
20 36 (7.96%) HTML
21 34 (7.52%) Oracle
21 34 (7.52%) Python
22 31 (6.86%) CSS
23 30 (6.64%) BDD

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 15 (3.32%) Apache
2 14 (3.10%) CMS
2 14 (3.10%) SharePoint
3 9 (1.99%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 8 (1.77%) CICS
4 8 (1.77%) JBoss
4 8 (1.77%) Umbraco
4 8 (1.77%) WebLogic
4 8 (1.77%) WebSphere
5 7 (1.55%) Confluence
6 6 (1.33%) Drupal
7 4 (0.88%) Sitecore CMS
7 4 (0.88%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.44%) ColdFusion
8 2 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.22%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.22%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 19 (4.20%) MS Excel
2 17 (3.76%) MS Project
3 10 (2.21%) MS Visio
4 8 (1.77%) MS Office
5 5 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.44%) Mingle
7 1 (0.22%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.22%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (1.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.22%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.22%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.22%) Oracle FAH
2 1 (0.22%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.22%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.32%) IaaS
2 10 (2.21%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (1.77%) Office 365
4 3 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.44%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (0.44%) AWS OpsWorks
5 2 (0.44%) GitHub
5 2 (0.44%) SaaS
6 1 (0.22%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.22%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.33%) HTTP
1 6 (1.33%) WAN
2 5 (1.11%) LAN
2 5 (1.11%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (0.88%) Internet
4 3 (0.66%) Firewall
4 3 (0.66%) Intranet
4 3 (0.66%) Skype
5 2 (0.44%) BGP
5 2 (0.44%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.44%) WebEx
6 1 (0.22%) CTI
6 1 (0.22%) MPLS
6 1 (0.22%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (2.88%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.77%) DB2
2 8 (1.77%) Relational Database
3 6 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (0.88%) Spatial Data
5 3 (0.66%) MySQL
6 2 (0.44%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.44%) EDRMS
6 2 (0.44%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.44%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (0.44%) Redis
7 1 (0.22%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.22%) Big Data
7 1 (0.22%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.22%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.22%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.22%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.22%) NonStop SQL
7 1 (0.22%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 42 (9.29%) JIRA
2 13 (2.88%) Subversion
3 8 (1.77%) ClearCase
4 7 (1.55%) Git (software)
5 6 (1.33%) Grunt
5 6 (1.33%) Jenkins
6 5 (1.11%) JIRA Agile
6 5 (1.11%) VersionOne
7 4 (0.88%) Bower
7 4 (0.88%) gulp
7 4 (0.88%) Hudson
7 4 (0.88%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (0.66%) ProC
9 2 (0.44%) Jasmine
9 2 (0.44%) JMeter
9 2 (0.44%) LoadRunner
9 2 (0.44%) Selenium
9 2 (0.44%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.22%) Axure RP
10 1 (0.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 106 (23.45%) Finance
2 18 (3.98%) Law
3 14 (3.10%) Banking
4 10 (2.21%) Marketing
5 8 (1.77%) Financial Institution
5 8 (1.77%) Legal
5 8 (1.77%) Retail
6 6 (1.33%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (1.11%) Automotive
8 4 (0.88%) Back Office
8 4 (0.88%) Hungarian Language
8 4 (0.88%) Publishing
9 3 (0.66%) Games
10 2 (0.44%) Front Office
10 2 (0.44%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 138 (30.53%) Project Manager
2 100 (22.12%) Delivery Manager
3 48 (10.62%) Analyst
4 44 (9.73%) Senior Manager
5 43 (9.51%) Digital Delivery Manager
6 40 (8.85%) Business Analyst
7 37 (8.19%) Agile Delivery Manager
7 37 (8.19%) Scrum Master
8 36 (7.96%) Agile Project Manager
9 29 (6.42%) Developer
10 22 (4.87%) Digital Project Manager
10 22 (4.87%) Senior Project Manager
11 20 (4.42%) Architect
12 19 (4.20%) Product Manager
12 19 (4.20%) Technical Analyst
13 18 (3.98%) IT Manager
14 16 (3.54%) IT Project Manager
14 16 (3.54%) Senior Analyst
14 16 (3.54%) Senior Business Analyst
14 16 (3.54%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (7.96%) HTML
2 31 (6.86%) CSS
3 28 (6.19%) .NET
4 25 (5.53%) Web Services
5 15 (3.32%) HTML5
6 13 (2.88%) XML
7 12 (2.65%) ASP.NET
7 12 (2.65%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (2.65%) CSS3
8 10 (2.21%) AngularJS
8 10 (2.21%) J2EE
9 9 (1.99%) RESTful
9 9 (1.99%) XSD
10 8 (1.77%) EJB
10 8 (1.77%) Hibernate
10 8 (1.77%) JMS
10 8 (1.77%) JSP
10 8 (1.77%) Servlets
10 8 (1.77%) Struts
10 8 (1.77%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 27 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (5.53%) Management Information System
3 24 (5.31%) Data Protection Act
4 20 (4.42%) User Experience
5 15 (3.32%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (2.43%) Data Integration
6 11 (2.43%) PMI
6 11 (2.43%) Video Conferencing
7 9 (1.99%) Mainframe
8 7 (1.55%) IBM Mainframe
9 6 (1.33%) Mobile App
10 5 (1.11%) Visualisation
11 4 (0.88%) PKI
11 4 (0.88%) Virtual Team
11 4 (0.88%) Wiki
12 3 (0.66%) Blog
12 3 (0.66%) Computer Science
12 3 (0.66%) Data Centre
12 3 (0.66%) Smartphone
12 3 (0.66%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 26 (5.75%) Linux
1 26 (5.75%) Windows
2 22 (4.87%) Unix
3 6 (1.33%) Apple iOS
3 6 (1.33%) Mac OS X
3 6 (1.33%) Windows 10
4 4 (0.88%) Android
5 2 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.22%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.22%) VME
6 1 (0.22%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 452 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 452 (100.00%) Project Management
2 114 (25.22%) User Stories
3 110 (24.34%) Scrum
4 95 (21.02%) PRINCE2
5 80 (17.70%) Stakeholder Management
6 76 (16.81%) Mentoring
7 72 (15.93%) Waterfall
8 65 (14.38%) Open Source
9 62 (13.72%) Service Delivery
10 59 (13.05%) Service Design
11 48 (10.62%) Continuous Delivery
12 46 (10.18%) Business Analysis
13 45 (9.96%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 42 (9.29%) ITIL
15 41 (9.07%) Data Protection
16 39 (8.63%) TDD
17 38 (8.41%) Coaching
18 30 (6.64%) BDD
18 30 (6.64%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 47 (10.40%) Java
2 45 (9.96%) JavaScript
3 34 (7.52%) Python
4 25 (5.53%) C#
5 18 (3.98%) Bash Shell
6 16 (3.54%) SQL
7 14 (3.10%) C++
8 10 (2.21%) Ruby
9 9 (1.99%) COBOL
10 8 (1.77%) Assembly Language
11 7 (1.55%) PHP
12 4 (0.88%) PowerShell
13 3 (0.66%) Scala
14 1 (0.22%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.22%) XPath
14 1 (0.22%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 65 (14.38%) Security Cleared
2 42 (9.29%) SC Cleared
3 28 (6.19%) BPSS Clearance
4 21 (4.65%) Degree
5 19 (4.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 18 (3.98%) PMI Certification
7 14 (3.10%) ITIL Certification
8 13 (2.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 11 (2.43%) DV Cleared
10 9 (1.99%) PMP
11 5 (1.11%) BC Cleared
11 5 (1.11%) CISMP
11 5 (1.11%) CISSP
11 5 (1.11%) Sun Certification
12 3 (0.66%) MCSE
12 3 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (0.66%) PgMP
13 2 (0.44%) MBA
14 1 (0.22%) GSAE
14 1 (0.22%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (5.53%) Disclosure Scotland
2 9 (1.99%) QA
3 6 (1.33%) 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 4 (0.88%) Virtual Desktop
2 3 (0.66%) XenApp
3 2 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.22%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.22%) BitLocker
4 1 (0.22%) Xen
4 1 (0.22%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 19 (4.20%) Opscode Chef
1 19 (4.20%) Puppet
2 7 (1.55%) TeamSite
3 2 (0.44%) AirWatch
3 2 (0.44%) Ansible
3 2 (0.44%) Salt
3 2 (0.44%) Thomson Reuters DACS
4 1 (0.22%) Casper Suite
4 1 (0.22%) Nagios
4 1 (0.22%) OpenView
4 1 (0.22%) SCCM
4 1 (0.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 38 (8.41%) Microsoft
2 34 (7.52%) Oracle
3 17 (3.76%) SaltStack
4 9 (1.99%) IBM
5 8 (1.77%) Chordiant
5 8 (1.77%) Citrix
5 8 (1.77%) Google
6 6 (1.33%) Progress
6 6 (1.33%) Rally
6 6 (1.33%) Telerik
6 6 (1.33%) TOWER Software
7 5 (1.11%) HP
7 5 (1.11%) SAP
7 5 (1.11%) Sitecore
7 5 (1.11%) Sun
8 4 (0.88%) LANDesk
8 4 (0.88%) ServiceNow
9 3 (0.66%) Adobe
9 3 (0.66%) Apple
9 3 (0.66%) Atlassian
London
Connectus
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Yorkshire
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
LA International
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £360.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Energon Global
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £370 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 27 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 27 days ago
London
TRG
Rate: 380-400 Per Day
Posted: 26 days ago