The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Project Management over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Agile Project Management
England / West Midlands
Rank 107 116 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Contract jobs citing Agile Project Management 14 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.58% 0.30% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 0.37% -
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 0
Median daily rate £474 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.84% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £475 £503
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -5.47%
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 in the West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1901 2167 1594
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 79.31% 82.08% 72.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1212 1226 922
Median daily rate £425 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 51 102
Median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £37.50 £37.89
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%

Agile Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region 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 West Midlands

Agile Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Agile Project Management across the West Midlands region.

Agile Project Management Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Agile Project Management
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 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
Birmingham - 10 £492 -
Shropshire +22 2 £450 +93.54%
Walsall - 1 £425 -
Agile Project Management
England

Agile Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Agile Project Management.

1 24 (100.00%) Project Management
1 24 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (37.50%) User Stories
3 8 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (29.17%) SQL
4 7 (29.17%) PRINCE2
4 7 (29.17%) Mentoring
5 6 (25.00%) Finance
5 6 (25.00%) Migration
5 6 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
5 6 (25.00%) Oracle
5 6 (25.00%) Scrum
5 6 (25.00%) Business Process Analysis
5 6 (25.00%) Case Management
6 5 (20.83%) Service Delivery
6 5 (20.83%) MS Visio
7 4 (16.67%) Degree
7 4 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (12.50%) JIRA
8 3 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (12.50%) Data Quality
9 2 (8.33%) Confluence
9 2 (8.33%) Coaching
9 2 (8.33%) Performance Management
9 2 (8.33%) Data Migration
9 2 (8.33%) Data Protection
9 2 (8.33%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (8.33%) Disclosure Scotland
10 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2016

Agile Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 2 (8.33%) Confluence
2 1 (4.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MS Visio
2 3 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 6 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Delivery Manager
2 10 (41.67%) Digital Delivery Manager
3 9 (37.50%) Analyst
3 9 (37.50%) Business Analyst
3 9 (37.50%) Senior Manager
4 5 (20.83%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (20.83%) Senior Business Analyst
5 4 (16.67%) Finance Business Analyst
5 4 (16.67%) Financial Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) Scrum Master
6 3 (12.50%) Senior Financial Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Agile Business Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Applications Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Digital Product Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Product Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Programme Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Programme Test Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Public Sector Delivery Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Test Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Test Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) Middleware
1 1 (4.17%) Web Services
1 1 (4.17%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Android
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
1 1 (4.17%) Windows 10
1 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
1 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 24 (100.00%) Project Management
2 9 (37.50%) User Stories
3 8 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (29.17%) Mentoring
4 7 (29.17%) PRINCE2
5 6 (25.00%) Business Process Analysis
5 6 (25.00%) Case Management
5 6 (25.00%) Migration
5 6 (25.00%) Scrum
6 5 (20.83%) Service Delivery
7 3 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (8.33%) Coaching
8 2 (8.33%) Data Migration
8 2 (8.33%) Data Protection
8 2 (8.33%) Performance Management
9 1 (4.17%) Domain-Driven Design
9 1 (4.17%) Open Source
9 1 (4.17%) SDLC
9 1 (4.17%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
1 4 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) Data Quality
2 2 (8.33%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (4.17%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Oracle