The table below looks at the statistics for the Agile Project Manager role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Project Manager
Rank 418 404 440
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +36
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Project Manager 175 166 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.33% 0.33% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.35% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 108 72
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£425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £350 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £49.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
48597 46888 42182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.43% 92.39% 92.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 29825 27690 24082
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1851 1997 2274
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -2.85%

Agile Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Agile Project Manager in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Agile Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Agile Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Agile Project Manager within the UK.

Agile Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Agile Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Project Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

Agile Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Agile Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Agile Project Manager within the UK.

Agile Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Agile Project Manager
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Project Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 3 March 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +14 168 £425 - 48
London +7 89 £436 +2.64% 21
South East -5 33 £433 +1.76% 7
East of England +12 12 £413 +3.12% 2
North West -12 12 £408 -4.11% 7
Berkshire +7 9 £420 +3.70% 1
South West -8 8 £439 +9.75% 2
City of London -14 8 £314 -26.91% 5
Surrey 0 7 £413 -2.94% 4
Manchester -9 7 £413 -2.94% 6
Hertfordshire +11 5 £450 +12.50%
Reading +7 5 £425 +4.93% 1
Scotland -14 5 £425 +21.42% 3
West Midlands +1 4 £400 -11.11%
Cambridgeshire +1 4 £413 -13.15% 2
Yorkshire -17 4 £480 +20.00% 5
Cambridge +4 3 £413 -13.15% 1
East Sussex -2 3 £501 +17.94% 1
East Midlands -5 3 £400 +1.65% 3
Oxford -15 3 £500 +29.03%
Edinburgh -16 3 - - 2
Oxfordshire -17 3 £500 +29.03%
West Sussex -19 3 £440 +1.73%
Leeds -19 3 £500 +25.00% 1
West Yorkshire -22 3 £500 +25.00% 4
Cheshire - 3 £413 - 1
Essex +15 2 £303 -43.98%
Glasgow -2 2 £425 - 1
Nottingham -6 2 £400 +1.65%
Nottinghamshire -10 2 £400 +1.65%

Agile Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Agile Project Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Agile Project Manager in their job title.

1 297 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 163 (54.88%) Project Management
3 130 (43.77%) Scrum
4 91 (30.64%) Finance
5 87 (29.29%) PRINCE2
6 67 (22.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 56 (18.86%) E-Commerce
8 49 (16.50%) Waterfall
9 29 (9.76%) Banking
10 26 (8.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 26 (8.75%) MS Project
11 25 (8.42%) Kanban
12 23 (7.74%) JIRA
13 22 (7.41%) Project Planning
14 21 (7.07%) Agile Project Management
15 20 (6.73%) QA
15 20 (6.73%) PMI Certification
16 18 (6.06%) Microsoft
16 18 (6.06%) .NET
16 18 (6.06%) Retail
17 17 (5.72%) Analytical Skills
18 15 (5.05%) PMP
18 15 (5.05%) Security Cleared
18 15 (5.05%) User Experience
19 14 (4.71%) Risk Management
20 13 (4.38%) Java
20 13 (4.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
21 12 (4.04%) MS Excel
21 12 (4.04%) Migration
22 11 (3.70%) TDD

Agile Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Agile Project Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Agile Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (2.36%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.02%) CMS
3 3 (1.01%) Drupal
3 3 (1.01%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (0.67%) Alfresco
5 1 (0.34%) Confluence
5 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.34%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (0.34%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.34%) Apache
Applications
1 26 (8.75%) MS Project
2 12 (4.04%) MS Excel
3 6 (2.02%) MS Office
4 4 (1.35%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.01%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.34%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.34%) Agresso
1 1 (0.34%) Endur
1 1 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.02%) SaaS
2 1 (0.34%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.67%) Intranet
1 2 (0.67%) Internet
2 1 (0.34%) IP Telephony
2 1 (0.34%) NFC
2 1 (0.34%) Broadband
2 1 (0.34%) LAN
2 1 (0.34%) WAN
2 1 (0.34%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (0.67%) Big Data
4 1 (0.34%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.34%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.34%) QlikView
4 1 (0.34%) WhereScape RED
4 1 (0.34%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.34%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 23 (7.74%) JIRA
2 4 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.34%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (0.34%) CruiseControl
General
1 91 (30.64%) Finance
2 29 (9.76%) Banking
3 18 (6.06%) Retail
4 10 (3.37%) Games
5 9 (3.03%) Marketing
5 9 (3.03%) Telecoms
5 9 (3.03%) Publishing
6 6 (2.02%) Legal
7 5 (1.68%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (1.68%) Investment Banking
7 5 (1.68%) Retail Banking
8 4 (1.35%) Front Office
8 4 (1.35%) Back Office
9 3 (1.01%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.01%) Law
9 3 (1.01%) Billing
10 2 (0.67%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.34%) Electronics
11 1 (0.34%) Advertising
11 1 (0.34%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (6.06%) .NET
2 4 (1.35%) XML
2 4 (1.35%) HTML
3 3 (1.01%) HTML5
4 2 (0.67%) Apache Flex
4 2 (0.67%) Silverlight
4 2 (0.67%) J2EE
4 2 (0.67%) Ajax
5 1 (0.34%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (0.34%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.34%) JSON
5 1 (0.34%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.34%) CSS
5 1 (0.34%) Struts
5 1 (0.34%) Web Services
5 1 (0.34%) XHTML
5 1 (0.34%) Hibernate
5 1 (0.34%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (0.34%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 17 (5.72%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (5.05%) User Experience
3 10 (3.37%) PMI
4 7 (2.36%) Mobile App
5 6 (2.02%) Online Games
6 3 (1.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (1.01%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.01%) Open Source
6 3 (1.01%) Social Media
7 2 (0.67%) Digital Media
7 2 (0.67%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (0.67%) Mainframe
7 2 (0.67%) Visualisation
7 2 (0.67%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.67%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.67%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.34%) Market Risk
8 1 (0.34%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.34%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.01%) Android
1 3 (1.01%) Apple iOS
2 2 (0.67%) VME
3 1 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.34%) Windows
3 1 (0.34%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 297 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 163 (54.88%) Project Management
3 130 (43.77%) Scrum
4 87 (29.29%) PRINCE2
5 67 (22.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 56 (18.86%) E-Commerce
7 49 (16.50%) Waterfall
8 25 (8.42%) Kanban
9 22 (7.41%) Project Planning
10 21 (7.07%) Agile Project Management
11 14 (4.71%) Risk Management
12 12 (4.04%) Migration
13 11 (3.70%) Web Development
13 11 (3.70%) TDD
14 10 (3.37%) CRM
14 10 (3.37%) Change Management
14 10 (3.37%) PRINCE
14 10 (3.37%) Mentoring
15 9 (3.03%) Change Control
16 8 (2.69%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 13 (4.38%) Java
2 10 (3.37%) C#
3 8 (2.69%) SQL
4 3 (1.01%) Ruby
4 3 (1.01%) C
5 2 (0.67%) PHP
6 1 (0.34%) VBA
6 1 (0.34%) XAML
Qualifications
1 26 (8.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 20 (6.73%) PMI Certification
3 15 (5.05%) Security Cleared
3 15 (5.05%) PMP
4 13 (4.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 11 (3.70%) Degree
6 8 (2.69%) SC Cleared
7 6 (2.02%) VCP4
8 3 (1.01%) ISEB
9 2 (0.67%) ISEB Practitioner
10 1 (0.34%) APMG
10 1 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.34%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.34%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.73%) QA
2 3 (1.01%) P3O
3 1 (0.34%) PMBOK
3 1 (0.34%) FATCA
3 1 (0.34%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (0.67%) vSphere
2 1 (0.34%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.34%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 18 (6.06%) Microsoft
2 7 (2.36%) Oracle
3 5 (1.68%) SAP
4 4 (1.35%) CheckPoint
4 4 (1.35%) ServiceNow
5 3 (1.01%) ATG
6 2 (0.67%) VMware
6 2 (0.67%) ICL
6 2 (0.67%) Fujitsu
6 2 (0.67%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.34%) Greenplum
7 1 (0.34%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.34%) Tableau
7 1 (0.34%) Cisco
7 1 (0.34%) IBM
7 1 (0.34%) Adobe
7 1 (0.34%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.34%) Sage
7 1 (0.34%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.34%) TIBCO
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