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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Project Manager
Rank 467 429 472
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +43
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Project Manager 125 142 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.28% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.30% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 93 67
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£425 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £331 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £550 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £416 £400 £408
% change year-on-year
+4.06% -1.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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
49935 47333 45284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.07% 92.46% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 31866 28484 25556
Average daily rate £400 £400 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2011 2083 2584
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.77 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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 -35 118 £440 +3.52% 33
London -11 52 £450 +5.26% 17
South East -25 21 £400 -1.23% 1
East of England -1 14 £428 +15.54% 2
North West -10 8 £358 -14.62% 4
South West -21 8 £500 +61.29% 3
Berkshire 0 6 £500 +100.00%
West Midlands -1 6 £438 -8.37%
Yorkshire -17 6 £480 +23.87% 6
Bedfordshire -7 5 £365 +15.87%
Milton Keynes -8 5 £400 -20.00%
Cambridgeshire -10 5 £388 - 2
Buckinghamshire -12 5 £400 -20.00%
Scotland -15 5 £363 +6.61% 3
Leeds -17 5 £480 +25.90% 5
West Yorkshire -20 5 £480 +25.90% 5
Wiltshire - 5 £500 -
Hertfordshire +10 3 £440 +3.52%
Cheshire +9 3 £383 -12.57% 2
East Sussex -1 3 £475 -5.00%
Surrey -5 3 £338 -15.62%
Manchester -14 3 £350 -16.41% 2
City of London -21 3 £475 +5.55% 6
Reading +18 2 £445 +9.87%
Crawley +3 2 £429 -9.73%
Glasgow -5 2 £363 - 1
West Sussex -5 2 £429 -9.73%
Bradford -7 2 - -
Bristol -14 2 £500 +61.29%
Edinburgh -20 2 £500 +47.05% 2

Agile Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 283 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 157 (55.48%) Project Management
3 133 (47.00%) Scrum
4 84 (29.68%) Finance
5 78 (27.56%) PRINCE2
6 62 (21.91%) Stakeholder Management
7 51 (18.02%) E-Commerce
8 40 (14.13%) Waterfall
9 29 (10.25%) Kanban
10 25 (8.83%) MS Project
11 24 (8.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 23 (8.13%) Banking
13 21 (7.42%) JIRA
14 19 (6.71%) Agile Project Management
15 16 (5.65%) TDD
16 15 (5.30%) Retail
16 15 (5.30%) QA
16 15 (5.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 15 (5.30%) CMS
16 15 (5.30%) Microsoft
16 15 (5.30%) Mentoring
17 14 (4.95%) PMI Certification
17 14 (4.95%) .NET
17 14 (4.95%) Oracle
17 14 (4.95%) Java
18 13 (4.59%) Security Cleared
18 13 (4.59%) Analytical Skills
19 12 (4.24%) Project Planning
19 12 (4.24%) DSDM
20 11 (3.89%) MS Excel

Agile Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 15 (5.30%) CMS
2 7 (2.47%) SharePoint
3 6 (2.12%) Drupal
4 4 (1.41%) Alfresco
5 3 (1.06%) Apache
6 1 (0.35%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.35%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 25 (8.83%) MS Project
2 11 (3.89%) MS Excel
3 8 (2.83%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (2.47%) MS Visio
5 6 (2.12%) MS Office
6 1 (0.35%) Niku Workbench
6 1 (0.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.35%) Endur
1 1 (0.35%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.35%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.35%) SaaS
1 1 (0.35%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.06%) Intranet
1 3 (1.06%) Internet
2 1 (0.35%) Extranet
2 1 (0.35%) NFC
2 1 (0.35%) LAN
2 1 (0.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.12%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.35%) Data Mining
2 1 (0.35%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (0.35%) QlikView
2 1 (0.35%) MongoDB
2 1 (0.35%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (0.35%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 21 (7.42%) JIRA
2 7 (2.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.35%) Sahi
3 1 (0.35%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.35%) WATIR
3 1 (0.35%) Selenium
3 1 (0.35%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (0.35%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (0.35%) CruiseControl
General
1 84 (29.68%) Finance
2 23 (8.13%) Banking
3 15 (5.30%) Retail
4 10 (3.53%) Games
5 9 (3.18%) Publishing
6 8 (2.83%) Marketing
7 7 (2.47%) Telecoms
8 6 (2.12%) Investment Banking
8 6 (2.12%) Legal
9 5 (1.77%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (1.77%) Front Office
10 4 (1.41%) Law
11 3 (1.06%) Advertising
12 2 (0.71%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.71%) Billing
12 2 (0.71%) Back Office
13 1 (0.35%) Electronics
13 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (4.95%) .NET
2 2 (0.71%) XML
2 2 (0.71%) .NET Framework
2 2 (0.71%) Velocity
2 2 (0.71%) HTML
3 1 (0.35%) Apache Flex
3 1 (0.35%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (0.35%) Apache Camel
3 1 (0.35%) JSON
3 1 (0.35%) XHTML
3 1 (0.35%) Hibernate
3 1 (0.35%) J2EE
3 1 (0.35%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.35%) CSS
3 1 (0.35%) Struts
3 1 (0.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (4.59%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (3.89%) Digital Media
3 10 (3.53%) User Experience
4 9 (3.18%) Mobile App
5 8 (2.83%) Open Source
6 6 (2.12%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.41%) PMI
7 4 (1.41%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.41%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (1.06%) Online Games
8 3 (1.06%) Video on Demand
8 3 (1.06%) New Media
8 3 (1.06%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.71%) Mobile Payment
9 2 (0.71%) Xbox
9 2 (0.71%) Social Media
9 2 (0.71%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.71%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.71%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.35%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 6 (2.12%) Apple iOS
2 5 (1.77%) Android
3 1 (0.35%) Windows
3 1 (0.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 283 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 157 (55.48%) Project Management
3 133 (47.00%) Scrum
4 78 (27.56%) PRINCE2
5 62 (21.91%) Stakeholder Management
6 51 (18.02%) E-Commerce
7 40 (14.13%) Waterfall
8 29 (10.25%) Kanban
9 19 (6.71%) Agile Project Management
10 16 (5.65%) TDD
11 15 (5.30%) Mentoring
12 12 (4.24%) Project Planning
12 12 (4.24%) DSDM
13 11 (3.89%) Risk Management
13 11 (3.89%) PRINCE
13 11 (3.89%) Software Engineering
14 10 (3.53%) CRM
15 9 (3.18%) Coaching
16 8 (2.83%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 8 (2.83%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 14 (4.95%) Java
2 10 (3.53%) C#
3 6 (2.12%) SQL
4 5 (1.77%) PHP
5 2 (0.71%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.35%) C
6 1 (0.35%) VBA
6 1 (0.35%) Python
6 1 (0.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 24 (8.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 15 (5.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 14 (4.95%) PMI Certification
4 13 (4.59%) Security Cleared
5 10 (3.53%) PMP
6 8 (2.83%) Degree
7 4 (1.41%) SC Cleared
8 3 (1.06%) ISEB
9 2 (0.71%) ISEB Practitioner
10 1 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.35%) APMG
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.30%) QA
2 3 (1.06%) P3O
3 1 (0.35%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.35%) FATCA
System Software
1 1 (0.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 15 (5.30%) Microsoft
2 14 (4.95%) Oracle
3 5 (1.77%) SAP
4 4 (1.41%) CheckPoint
5 2 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (0.71%) ATG
5 2 (0.71%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.35%) TOWER Software
6 1 (0.35%) Adobe
6 1 (0.35%) Informatica
6 1 (0.35%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.35%) Niku
6 1 (0.35%) Cisco
6 1 (0.35%) IBM
London
Tiro Partners
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £450 per day for 3 months (rolling)
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Explore Group
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 11 days ago