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 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Project Management
Rank 417 521 516
Rank change year-on-year
+104 -5
Contract jobs citing Agile Project Management 234 117 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.44% 0.22% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 0.27% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 84 58
Median daily rate £500 £450 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £318 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £610 £571
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £430 £463
% change year-on-year
+16.27% -7.02%
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
43989 42942 40972
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.91% 79.23% 77.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 29145 27166 25895
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 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1025 1234 1230
Median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +4.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.35 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.71 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.65% +1.66%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 +84 221 £500 +11.11% 23
London +50 107 £500 +5.26% 14
North West +9 32 £488 +25.00% 2
South East +17 28 £515 +16.38% 2
Lancashire +27 25 £475 +21.79%
Blackpool - 25 £475 -
Worthing - 22 £600 -
West Sussex - 22 £600 -
Yorkshire +8 20 £575 +35.29% 1
West Yorkshire +3 19 £588 +38.23% 1
Leeds -1 17 £588 +46.87%
Scotland -2 13 £500 - 2
North East -49 13 £465 +16.25%
Tyne and Wear -55 11 £450 +12.50%
City of London +45 10 £450 -7.69% 4
Edinburgh +2 10 £513 - 1
West Midlands -2 10 £435 -17.19% 2
Newcastle upon Tyne -56 10 £465 +16.25%
Croydon -6 7 £550 +10.00%
South West -4 6 £410 +5.12% 1
East Midlands +10 5 £390 -40.00%
Birmingham +3 4 £430 +72.00%
Berkshire -1 3 £450 +3.44%
Nottinghamshire -2 3 £430 -33.84%
Nottingham -4 3 £430 -33.84%
Manchester -7 3 £500 - 1
Coventry - 3 £470 -
Wiltshire - 3 £325 -
Swindon - 3 £325 -
Canary Wharf - 3 £500 -

Agile Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 May 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.

1 424 (100.00%) Project Management
1 424 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (27.59%) Scrum
3 114 (26.89%) Finance
4 109 (25.71%) User Stories
5 90 (21.23%) PRINCE2
6 79 (18.63%) Open Source
7 77 (18.16%) Waterfall
8 74 (17.45%) Mentoring
9 66 (15.57%) Service Design
10 64 (15.09%) Stakeholder Management
10 64 (15.09%) Service Delivery
11 62 (14.62%) Security Cleared
12 50 (11.79%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 47 (11.08%) Data Protection
14 45 (10.61%) Business Analysis
14 45 (10.61%) Java
15 43 (10.14%) TDD
16 41 (9.67%) JavaScript
17 40 (9.43%) Coaching
18 39 (9.20%) Python
18 39 (9.20%) SC Cleared
19 36 (8.49%) JIRA
20 34 (8.02%) Oracle
20 34 (8.02%) Web Services
21 32 (7.55%) ITIL
22 30 (7.08%) BDD
22 30 (7.08%) SDLC
23 28 (6.60%) HTML
23 28 (6.60%) Management Information System

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 (3.54%) Apache
2 14 (3.30%) CMS
3 13 (3.07%) SharePoint
4 8 (1.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 8 (1.89%) CICS
4 8 (1.89%) Confluence
4 8 (1.89%) JBoss
4 8 (1.89%) WebLogic
4 8 (1.89%) WebSphere
5 4 (0.94%) Drupal
5 4 (0.94%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.47%) Node.js
6 2 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.47%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.47%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.24%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.24%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 14 (3.30%) MS Excel
1 14 (3.30%) MS Project
2 8 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
2 8 (1.89%) MS Visio
3 6 (1.42%) MS Office
4 2 (0.47%) Open Workbench
4 2 (0.47%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.24%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.24%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.24%) Oracle FAH
2 1 (0.24%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.24%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.54%) IaaS
2 10 (2.36%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.42%) Office 365
4 3 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.47%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (0.47%) AWS OpsWorks
5 2 (0.47%) GitHub
5 2 (0.47%) SaaS
6 1 (0.24%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.42%) WAN
2 5 (1.18%) LAN
3 4 (0.94%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.71%) Internet
4 3 (0.71%) Skype
5 2 (0.47%) BGP
5 2 (0.47%) Firewall
5 2 (0.47%) HTTP
5 2 (0.47%) SSL
5 2 (0.47%) WebEx
6 1 (0.24%) CTI
6 1 (0.24%) Intranet
6 1 (0.24%) MPLS
6 1 (0.24%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (2.83%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.89%) DB2
3 6 (1.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (1.42%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (1.18%) MySQL
5 4 (0.94%) Oracle Database
6 3 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (0.71%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.47%) Big Data
7 2 (0.47%) EDRMS
7 2 (0.47%) GIS
7 2 (0.47%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.47%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (0.47%) QlikView
7 2 (0.47%) Redis
8 1 (0.24%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.24%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.24%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.24%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.24%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 36 (8.49%) JIRA
2 10 (2.36%) Subversion
3 8 (1.89%) ClearCase
3 8 (1.89%) Jenkins
4 6 (1.42%) Grunt
4 6 (1.42%) Hudson
5 4 (0.94%) Bower
5 4 (0.94%) Git (software)
5 4 (0.94%) gulp
5 4 (0.94%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (0.71%) JIRA Agile
6 3 (0.71%) Maven
6 3 (0.71%) ProC
6 3 (0.71%) VersionOne
7 2 (0.47%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.47%) IntelliJ
7 2 (0.47%) JMeter
7 2 (0.47%) LoadRunner
7 2 (0.47%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (0.47%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 114 (26.89%) Finance
2 25 (5.90%) Law
3 15 (3.54%) Banking
4 12 (2.83%) Marketing
5 10 (2.36%) Legal
6 9 (2.12%) Financial Institution
7 7 (1.65%) Retail
8 6 (1.42%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.42%) Pharmaceutical
8 6 (1.42%) Publishing
9 4 (0.94%) Games
9 4 (0.94%) Hungarian Language
10 3 (0.71%) Automotive
11 2 (0.47%) Back Office
11 2 (0.47%) Front Office
12 1 (0.24%) Advertising
12 1 (0.24%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.24%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 138 (32.55%) Project Manager
2 93 (21.93%) Delivery Manager
3 55 (12.97%) Analyst
4 49 (11.56%) Business Analyst
5 45 (10.61%) Senior Manager
6 42 (9.91%) Digital Delivery Manager
7 38 (8.96%) Agile Project Manager
8 36 (8.49%) Agile Delivery Manager
9 35 (8.25%) Scrum Master
10 27 (6.37%) Technical Analyst
11 24 (5.66%) Developer
11 24 (5.66%) Digital Project Manager
12 23 (5.42%) Senior Project Manager
12 23 (5.42%) Technical Business Analyst
13 19 (4.48%) Product Manager
14 18 (4.25%) Architect
14 18 (4.25%) Senior Analyst
15 17 (4.01%) Digital Analyst
15 17 (4.01%) IT Manager
15 17 (4.01%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (8.02%) Web Services
2 28 (6.60%) HTML
3 27 (6.37%) .NET
4 24 (5.66%) CSS
5 18 (4.25%) HTML5
6 15 (3.54%) XML
7 12 (2.83%) CSS3
8 11 (2.59%) ASP.NET
8 11 (2.59%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (2.36%) Hibernate
9 10 (2.36%) J2EE
9 10 (2.36%) RESTful
9 10 (2.36%) Struts
9 10 (2.36%) XSD
10 9 (2.12%) AngularJS
10 9 (2.12%) JMS
11 8 (1.89%) EJB
11 8 (1.89%) JSP
11 8 (1.89%) Servlets
11 8 (1.89%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 28 (6.60%) Management Information System
2 24 (5.66%) Data Protection Act
3 21 (4.95%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (4.95%) User Experience
4 17 (4.01%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (2.59%) Video Conferencing
6 10 (2.36%) Data Integration
6 10 (2.36%) PMI
7 9 (2.12%) Mainframe
8 8 (1.89%) Mobile App
9 7 (1.65%) IBM Mainframe
10 4 (0.94%) Digital Media
10 4 (0.94%) PKI
10 4 (0.94%) Wiki
11 3 (0.71%) Social Media
12 2 (0.47%) Algorithms
12 2 (0.47%) Computer Science
12 2 (0.47%) Data Structures
12 2 (0.47%) Hedge funds
12 2 (0.47%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 23 (5.42%) Linux
2 21 (4.95%) Windows
3 15 (3.54%) Unix
4 5 (1.18%) Android
4 5 (1.18%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.47%) Mac OS X
5 2 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.24%) VME
6 1 (0.24%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 424 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 424 (100.00%) Project Management
2 117 (27.59%) Scrum
3 109 (25.71%) User Stories
4 90 (21.23%) PRINCE2
5 79 (18.63%) Open Source
6 77 (18.16%) Waterfall
7 74 (17.45%) Mentoring
8 66 (15.57%) Service Design
9 64 (15.09%) Service Delivery
9 64 (15.09%) Stakeholder Management
10 50 (11.79%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 47 (11.08%) Data Protection
12 45 (10.61%) Business Analysis
13 43 (10.14%) TDD
14 40 (9.43%) Coaching
15 32 (7.55%) ITIL
16 30 (7.08%) BDD
16 30 (7.08%) SDLC
17 26 (6.13%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 45 (10.61%) Java
2 41 (9.67%) JavaScript
3 39 (9.20%) Python
4 24 (5.66%) C#
5 17 (4.01%) Bash Shell
5 17 (4.01%) C++
5 17 (4.01%) SQL
6 11 (2.59%) Ruby
7 9 (2.12%) COBOL
8 8 (1.89%) Assembly Language
8 8 (1.89%) PHP
9 3 (0.71%) PowerShell
9 3 (0.71%) Scala
9 3 (0.71%) XPath
10 2 (0.47%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.47%) XQuery
11 1 (0.24%) C
11 1 (0.24%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 62 (14.62%) Security Cleared
2 39 (9.20%) SC Cleared
3 26 (6.13%) BPSS Clearance
4 20 (4.72%) Degree
5 15 (3.54%) PMI Certification
5 15 (3.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 13 (3.07%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 8 (1.89%) DV Cleared
8 7 (1.65%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (1.42%) PMP
10 5 (1.18%) BC Cleared
10 5 (1.18%) CISMP
10 5 (1.18%) CISSP
10 5 (1.18%) Sun Certification
11 3 (0.71%) PgMP
12 2 (0.47%) ISEB
12 2 (0.47%) MBA
12 2 (0.47%) Six Sigma Black Belt
13 1 (0.24%) HNC
13 1 (0.24%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (5.90%) Disclosure Scotland
2 9 (2.12%) QA
3 6 (1.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.71%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.47%) SLA
6 1 (0.24%) ISO 9000
Systems Management
1 19 (4.48%) Opscode Chef
1 19 (4.48%) Puppet
2 4 (0.94%) TeamSite
3 2 (0.47%) Ansible
3 2 (0.47%) Salt
4 1 (0.24%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 34 (8.02%) Oracle
2 24 (5.66%) Microsoft
3 17 (4.01%) SaltStack
4 8 (1.89%) Chordiant
4 8 (1.89%) IBM
5 7 (1.65%) Google
6 6 (1.42%) Progress
6 6 (1.42%) Rally
6 6 (1.42%) Telerik
6 6 (1.42%) TOWER Software
7 5 (1.18%) Adobe
7 5 (1.18%) Sun
8 4 (0.94%) SAP
8 4 (0.94%) Sitecore
9 3 (0.71%) Atlassian
9 3 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (0.71%) ServiceNow
9 3 (0.71%) Tableau
10 2 (0.47%) MicroStrategy
11 1 (0.24%) Red Hat
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Mccabe & Barton
Rate: £800 per day £800-900 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £700 - £850 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Connectus
Rate: £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
Real Staffing
Rate: £500 - £550 per day + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
UK
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: £0 - £500+ per day
Posted: 22 days ago
West Midlands
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 23 days ago