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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Project Management
Rank 435 520 517
Rank change year-on-year
+85 -3
Contract jobs citing Agile Project Management 206 144 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.39% 0.25% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.31% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 103 84
Median daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £320 £354
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £652 £660
UK excluding London median daily rate £470 £413 £406
% change year-on-year
+13.93% +1.53%
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
43784 46844 44845
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 83.15% 81.14% 77.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 29028 30621 28126
Median daily rate £438 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.05% +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £585 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1146 1304 1230
Median hourly rate £30.50 £32.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.68% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £52.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +30.76%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +85 194 £450 -3.43% 14
London +50 102 £450 -3.64% 8
North West +17 22 £475 -4.28% 2
Yorkshire +21 16 £413 -21.42% 3
West Midlands -6 15 £490 +13.95%
South East +18 14 £483 +50.78% 1
Cheshire +19 12 £401 -25.00%
West Yorkshire +11 11 £413 -21.42% 1
North East -36 11 £390 -19.58%
Warrington +15 10 £395 -26.16%
Tyne and Wear -33 9 £390 -20.81%
Newcastle upon Tyne -37 9 £390 -20.81%
South West +21 8 £468 +52.65%
City of London +20 8 £500 +1.01% 1
Scotland +3 8 £493 +54.50%
Edinburgh +22 7 £500 +150.00%
Leeds +9 7 £413 -21.42% 1
West Sussex +4 6 £465 -
Worthing -11 6 £465 -
Croydon -8 5 £550 +15.78%
Sheffield - 5 - - 2
South Yorkshire - 5 - - 2
East Midlands - 5 £445 -
Blackpool +22 4 £480 +23.87%
Lancashire +21 4 £480 +23.87%
Manchester -5 4 £475 -9.52% 2
Birmingham -6 4 £430 -
Wiltshire - 4 £468 -
Cambridgeshire +23 3 £475 +18.75%
East of England +10 3 £475 +22.58%

Agile Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 454 (100.00%) Project Management
1 454 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (26.87%) User Stories
3 101 (22.25%) Scrum
4 98 (21.59%) PRINCE2
5 86 (18.94%) Stakeholder Management
6 85 (18.72%) Finance
7 84 (18.50%) Open Source
8 73 (16.08%) Service Delivery
9 72 (15.86%) Security Cleared
9 72 (15.86%) Service Design
10 62 (13.66%) Mentoring
11 61 (13.44%) Coaching
12 57 (12.56%) Business Analysis
13 56 (12.33%) Waterfall
14 53 (11.67%) Continuous Delivery
15 52 (11.45%) JIRA
16 49 (10.79%) SC Cleared
16 49 (10.79%) Analytical Skills
17 42 (9.25%) Use Case
17 42 (9.25%) UML
17 42 (9.25%) Microsoft
18 41 (9.03%) OO
18 41 (9.03%) Java
19 40 (8.81%) OOA/OOD
20 39 (8.59%) Windows
20 39 (8.59%) MS Excel
20 39 (8.59%) Stakeholder Engagement
21 38 (8.37%) Linux
22 36 (7.93%) ITIL

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 21 (4.63%) Apache
2 11 (2.42%) SharePoint
3 9 (1.98%) Umbraco
4 7 (1.54%) Confluence
4 7 (1.54%) Drupal
5 6 (1.32%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 5 (1.10%) CMS
7 3 (0.66%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.44%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.22%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.22%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 39 (8.59%) MS Excel
2 29 (6.39%) MS Project
3 25 (5.51%) MS Visio
4 14 (3.08%) MS Office
4 14 (3.08%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.88%) Mingle
6 1 (0.22%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 6 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (1.32%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (1.10%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle FAH
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.22%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 20 (4.41%) IaaS
2 13 (2.86%) Office 365
3 8 (1.76%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.66%) G Suite
4 3 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.44%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.22%) GitHub
6 1 (0.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.98%) Wi-Fi
2 8 (1.76%) HTTP
3 6 (1.32%) Internet
4 4 (0.88%) WAN
5 2 (0.44%) Intranet
5 2 (0.44%) Network Security
6 1 (0.22%) CTI
6 1 (0.22%) Firewall
6 1 (0.22%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (3.52%) Relational Database
2 5 (1.10%) Spatial Data
2 5 (1.10%) SQL Server
3 3 (0.66%) Data Mining
3 3 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (0.66%) GIS
3 3 (0.66%) MongoDB
4 2 (0.44%) MySQL
5 1 (0.22%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (0.22%) EDRMS
5 1 (0.22%) NonStop SQL
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.22%) Redis
Development Applications
1 52 (11.45%) JIRA
2 10 (2.20%) Git (software)
3 8 (1.76%) Jenkins
3 8 (1.76%) Subversion
3 8 (1.76%) VersionOne
4 7 (1.54%) JIRA Agile
5 4 (0.88%) Hudson
5 4 (0.88%) Selenium
6 3 (0.66%) GitLab
6 3 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.44%) TestDirector
7 2 (0.44%) Toad
7 2 (0.44%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.22%) Grunt
8 1 (0.22%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.22%) Maven
8 1 (0.22%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (0.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 85 (18.72%) Finance
2 13 (2.86%) Law
3 9 (1.98%) Financial Institution
4 8 (1.76%) Banking
4 8 (1.76%) Retail
5 7 (1.54%) Marketing
6 4 (0.88%) Back Office
6 4 (0.88%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.66%) Investment Banking
7 3 (0.66%) Legal
8 2 (0.44%) Automotive
8 2 (0.44%) Local Government
8 2 (0.44%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.22%) Advertising
9 1 (0.22%) Games
9 1 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.22%) Publishing
9 1 (0.22%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 115 (25.33%) Project Manager
2 88 (19.38%) Delivery Manager
3 75 (16.52%) Analyst
4 66 (14.54%) Business Analyst
5 48 (10.57%) Scrum Master
6 29 (6.39%) Agile Delivery Manager
7 28 (6.17%) Product Manager
8 27 (5.95%) Agile Project Manager
8 27 (5.95%) Senior Manager
9 24 (5.29%) Digital Delivery Manager
10 22 (4.85%) Developer
10 22 (4.85%) Digital Analyst
10 22 (4.85%) Digital Business Analyst
11 21 (4.63%) Senior Analyst
11 21 (4.63%) Senior Business Analyst
12 20 (4.41%) Architect
13 19 (4.19%) Technical Analyst
14 18 (3.96%) Digital Project Manager
15 17 (3.74%) IT Manager
15 17 (3.74%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (5.73%) HTML
2 19 (4.19%) CSS
3 14 (3.08%) Web Services
4 6 (1.32%) AngularJS
4 6 (1.32%) J2EE
5 5 (1.10%) .NET
5 5 (1.10%) Middleware
5 5 (1.10%) Oracle Fusion
6 4 (0.88%) HTML5
6 4 (0.88%) XML
7 3 (0.66%) Express
7 3 (0.66%) LAMP
7 3 (0.66%) MEAN Stack
7 3 (0.66%) Node.js
7 3 (0.66%) RESTful
8 2 (0.44%) Ajax
8 2 (0.44%) Apache Flex
8 2 (0.44%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.44%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (0.44%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 49 (10.79%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (5.07%) Management Information System
3 17 (3.74%) User Experience
4 12 (2.64%) Data Protection Act
5 11 (2.42%) Data Centre
5 11 (2.42%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (2.20%) Data Integration
7 7 (1.54%) Visualisation
8 5 (1.10%) Computer Science
8 5 (1.10%) Hybrid Cloud
8 5 (1.10%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (0.88%) PKI
9 4 (0.88%) PMI
10 3 (0.66%) Blog
10 3 (0.66%) CMDB
10 3 (0.66%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.66%) Device Driver
10 3 (0.66%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.66%) Smartphone
10 3 (0.66%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 39 (8.59%) Windows
2 38 (8.37%) Linux
3 32 (7.05%) Unix
4 11 (2.42%) Mac OS X
5 9 (1.98%) Windows 10
6 6 (1.32%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.10%) Windows Server
8 4 (0.88%) Android
9 3 (0.66%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.66%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.66%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 454 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 454 (100.00%) Project Management
2 122 (26.87%) User Stories
3 101 (22.25%) Scrum
4 98 (21.59%) PRINCE2
5 86 (18.94%) Stakeholder Management
6 84 (18.50%) Open Source
7 73 (16.08%) Service Delivery
8 72 (15.86%) Service Design
9 62 (13.66%) Mentoring
10 61 (13.44%) Coaching
11 57 (12.56%) Business Analysis
12 56 (12.33%) Waterfall
13 53 (11.67%) Continuous Delivery
14 42 (9.25%) UML
14 42 (9.25%) Use Case
15 41 (9.03%) OO
16 40 (8.81%) OOA/OOD
17 39 (8.59%) Stakeholder Engagement
18 36 (7.93%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 41 (9.03%) Java
2 29 (6.39%) JavaScript
3 26 (5.73%) Python
4 25 (5.51%) Bash Shell
5 9 (1.98%) PHP
6 6 (1.32%) SQL
7 4 (0.88%) C#
8 3 (0.66%) C++
8 3 (0.66%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.44%) Ruby
9 2 (0.44%) Scala
10 1 (0.22%) C
10 1 (0.22%) VB
10 1 (0.22%) VB6
Qualifications
1 72 (15.86%) Security Cleared
2 49 (10.79%) SC Cleared
3 18 (3.96%) BPSS Clearance
4 17 (3.74%) PMP
5 14 (3.08%) Degree
5 14 (3.08%) PMI Certification
5 14 (3.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 11 (2.42%) ITIL Certification
7 10 (2.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 8 (1.76%) DV Cleared
9 6 (1.32%) APMP
10 5 (1.10%) BC Cleared
10 5 (1.10%) CISMP
10 5 (1.10%) CISSP
10 5 (1.10%) MCSE
10 5 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (0.66%) ACMT
11 3 (0.66%) CCA
11 3 (0.66%) Citrix Certification
11 3 (0.66%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.08%) Disclosure Scotland
2 8 (1.76%) QA
3 6 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.44%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.44%) SLA
5 1 (0.22%) BS25999
5 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 22 (4.85%) Opscode Chef
1 22 (4.85%) Puppet
2 6 (1.32%) SCCM
3 3 (0.66%) Casper Suite
3 3 (0.66%) TeamSite
3 3 (0.66%) WSUS
4 2 (0.44%) AirWatch
4 2 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (0.44%) Thomson Reuters DACS
5 1 (0.22%) Nagios
5 1 (0.22%) OpenView
5 1 (0.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 42 (9.25%) Microsoft
2 34 (7.49%) Oracle
3 22 (4.85%) SaltStack
4 10 (2.20%) Citrix
5 9 (1.98%) HP
6 8 (1.76%) Rally
7 7 (1.54%) Google
8 6 (1.32%) Progress
9 5 (1.10%) Apple
9 5 (1.10%) Siebel
10 4 (0.88%) LANDesk
10 4 (0.88%) Sony
10 4 (0.88%) TOWER Software
11 3 (0.66%) Dell
11 3 (0.66%) Mercator
11 3 (0.66%) SAP
11 3 (0.66%) ServiceNow
11 3 (0.66%) Symantec
11 3 (0.66%) Twitter
12 2 (0.44%) Verint
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: From £450 to £500 per annum Daily Rate Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ABW Recruitment
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
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