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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Project Manager
Rank 482 452 487
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +35
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Project Manager 133 117 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.22% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.24% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 88 79
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£475 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £332
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £533 £477
UK excluding London average daily rate £418 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.76% +6.25%
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
52098 48552 51706
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 90.71% 92.77% 93.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 32589 29303 29138
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £229 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2082 2105 2549
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £38.78 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.30 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+0.30% -7.14%

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 -9 128 £475 +11.76% 45
London +16 65 £488 +14.70% 16
City of London +16 18 £485 +17.57% 7
South East -12 15 £400 +14.28% 6
Yorkshire +1 11 £400 +6.66% 10
South West -27 10 £500 +14.94% 1
West Midlands -11 8 £350 -30.69% 1
North West -13 8 £378 -14.20% 6
East of England -18 8 £413 -10.81% 3
West Yorkshire -3 7 £400 +6.66% 4
Surrey +1 5 £385 +10.00%
Leeds 0 5 £463 +23.33% 3
Bristol -22 5 £575 +32.18%
Bedfordshire - 5 £350 - 1
Bradford -3 4 £390 - 1
Scotland -10 4 £363 -5.84%
Sheffield - 4 - - 4
Cheshire - 4 £365 - 2
South Yorkshire - 4 - - 5
Berkshire +12 3 £500 +24.22%
Cambridgeshire -4 3 - - 2
Swindon -5 3 - -
Glasgow -6 3 £363 -5.84%
Wiltshire -11 3 - -
North East - 3 £530 - 1
Tyne and Wear - 3 £530 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 3 £400 -
Chester - 3 - - 1
Milton Keynes - 3 £400 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 3 £530 - 1

Agile Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 281 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 143 (50.89%) Project Management
3 125 (44.48%) Scrum
4 83 (29.54%) Finance
5 73 (25.98%) PRINCE2
6 48 (17.08%) Stakeholder Management
7 41 (14.59%) E-Commerce
8 30 (10.68%) Waterfall
9 28 (9.96%) Kanban
10 23 (8.19%) Banking
11 20 (7.12%) MS Project
12 19 (6.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 19 (6.76%) Retail
13 18 (6.41%) TDD
14 17 (6.05%) Security Cleared
15 16 (5.69%) Java
15 16 (5.69%) Digital Media
16 15 (5.34%) QA
17 14 (4.98%) CMS
17 14 (4.98%) Microsoft
17 14 (4.98%) Agile Project Management
17 14 (4.98%) Mentoring
18 13 (4.63%) .NET
18 13 (4.63%) Oracle
18 13 (4.63%) DSDM
18 13 (4.63%) Publishing
18 13 (4.63%) JIRA
19 12 (4.27%) Continuous Integration
19 12 (4.27%) Stakeholder Engagement
19 12 (4.27%) PMI Certification

Agile Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 14 (4.98%) CMS
2 8 (2.85%) Drupal
3 6 (2.14%) Alfresco
4 5 (1.78%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.07%) Apache
6 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.36%) Confluence
6 1 (0.36%) JBoss
6 1 (0.36%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.36%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.36%) SAS
Applications
1 20 (7.12%) MS Project
2 10 (3.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (3.20%) MS Excel
4 6 (2.14%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.78%) MS Office
6 1 (0.36%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.36%) Niku Workbench
Business Applications
1 3 (1.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.36%) TRIRIGA
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.42%) Internet
2 3 (1.07%) Intranet
3 1 (0.36%) NFC
3 1 (0.36%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.36%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.36%) Extranet
3 1 (0.36%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.14%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (0.36%) MongoDB
2 1 (0.36%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (0.36%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (0.36%) MySQL
2 1 (0.36%) Data Mining
2 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (4.63%) JIRA
2 5 (1.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.36%) CruiseControl
3 1 (0.36%) WATIR
3 1 (0.36%) Selenium
3 1 (0.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.36%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.36%) Sahi
3 1 (0.36%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (0.36%) Dreamweaver
General
1 83 (29.54%) Finance
2 23 (8.19%) Banking
3 19 (6.76%) Retail
4 13 (4.63%) Publishing
5 8 (2.85%) Games
5 8 (2.85%) Marketing
6 6 (2.14%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.14%) Legal
7 5 (1.78%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.42%) Front Office
8 4 (1.42%) Back Office
9 3 (1.07%) Advertising
10 2 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.71%) Law
10 2 (0.71%) Private Banking
10 2 (0.71%) Local Government
11 1 (0.36%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.36%) French Language
11 1 (0.36%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (4.63%) .NET
2 6 (2.14%) Velocity
3 4 (1.42%) Web Services
4 3 (1.07%) HTML
5 2 (0.71%) .NET Framework
5 2 (0.71%) Apache Flex
6 1 (0.36%) JSON
6 1 (0.36%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (0.36%) Hibernate
6 1 (0.36%) LAMP
6 1 (0.36%) XHTML
6 1 (0.36%) J2EE
6 1 (0.36%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.36%) CSS
6 1 (0.36%) Struts
6 1 (0.36%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 16 (5.69%) Digital Media
2 12 (4.27%) User Experience
3 10 (3.56%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (3.20%) Open Source
5 6 (2.14%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (1.78%) Social Media
6 5 (1.78%) PMI
6 5 (1.78%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.42%) GIS
7 4 (1.42%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.07%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (1.07%) Market Risk
8 3 (1.07%) Video on Demand
8 3 (1.07%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.07%) EPoS
8 3 (1.07%) New Media
9 2 (0.71%) Mobile Payment
9 2 (0.71%) Xbox
9 2 (0.71%) E-Learning
9 2 (0.71%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 8 (2.85%) Apple iOS
2 4 (1.42%) Android
3 1 (0.36%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 281 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 143 (50.89%) Project Management
3 125 (44.48%) Scrum
4 73 (25.98%) PRINCE2
5 48 (17.08%) Stakeholder Management
6 41 (14.59%) E-Commerce
7 30 (10.68%) Waterfall
8 28 (9.96%) Kanban
9 18 (6.41%) TDD
10 14 (4.98%) Agile Project Management
10 14 (4.98%) Mentoring
11 13 (4.63%) DSDM
12 12 (4.27%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (4.27%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 10 (3.56%) Migration
13 10 (3.56%) Software Engineering
14 9 (3.20%) Project Planning
14 9 (3.20%) Change Management
14 9 (3.20%) Coaching
15 8 (2.85%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 16 (5.69%) Java
2 7 (2.49%) PHP
2 7 (2.49%) C#
3 5 (1.78%) SQL
4 3 (1.07%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.36%) Ruby
5 1 (0.36%) Python
5 1 (0.36%) VBA
5 1 (0.36%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (6.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 17 (6.05%) Security Cleared
3 12 (4.27%) PMI Certification
4 10 (3.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 9 (3.20%) Degree
5 9 (3.20%) SC Cleared
6 7 (2.49%) PMP
7 3 (1.07%) APMP
7 3 (1.07%) ISEB
8 2 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.71%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.36%) PgMP
9 1 (0.36%) APMG
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.34%) QA
2 3 (1.07%) P3O
3 1 (0.36%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 1 (0.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 14 (4.98%) Microsoft
2 13 (4.63%) Oracle
3 4 (1.42%) SAP
4 3 (1.07%) CheckPoint
5 2 (0.71%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.36%) hybris
6 1 (0.36%) TOWER Software
6 1 (0.36%) ATG
6 1 (0.36%) Niku
6 1 (0.36%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.36%) Mercator
6 1 (0.36%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.36%) Informatica
6 1 (0.36%) Adobe
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Rate: £30000 to £35000 per annum - Pro Rata 3 months
Posted: 14 hours ago
North West
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Rate: Market rate
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Rate: £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Docklands
CPS Group
Rate: £399 - £400 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Rate: £180 - £260 per day
Posted: 23 days ago