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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Project Management over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Project Management
Rank 117 - 98
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Agile Project Management 8 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.32% - 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% - 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 2
Average daily rate £325 - £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £490 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +30.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Agile Project Management
England

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
2043 1505 1542
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.69% 69.84% 73.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1154 869 842
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 97 78
Average hourly rate £20.00 £26.00 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -28.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.06 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.50 £155.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Agile Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Agile Project Management across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Project Management across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Agile Project Management Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Project Management within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Shropshire - 7 £233 -
Coventry - 1 £325 -
Agile Project Management
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Agile Project Management also 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 that cited Agile Project Management.

1 12 (100.00%) Project Management
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 5 (41.67%) Scrum
4 4 (33.33%) Programme Management
4 4 (33.33%) Marketing
4 4 (33.33%) PaaS
4 4 (33.33%) Mobile Development
5 3 (25.00%) Big Data
5 3 (25.00%) Internet of Things
5 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (25.00%) Internet
5 3 (25.00%) Data Management
6 2 (16.67%) Supplier Management
6 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (16.67%) MS Project
6 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 2 (16.67%) ITIL
6 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (16.67%) Degree
7 1 (8.33%) Open Workbench
7 1 (8.33%) Resource Management
7 1 (8.33%) LINQ
7 1 (8.33%) jQuery
7 1 (8.33%) Umbraco
7 1 (8.33%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (8.33%) Sitecore
7 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (8.33%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (8.33%) HTML5

Agile Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Agile Project Management also 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 that cited Agile Project Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) CMS
1 1 (8.33%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (8.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (16.67%) MS Project
3 1 (8.33%) MS Office
3 1 (8.33%) Open Workbench
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Big Data
General
1 4 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 4 (33.33%) Project Officer
1 4 (33.33%) Project Support Officer
2 3 (25.00%) Digital Product Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Product Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Development Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Digital Development Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Delivery Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Development Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Mobile Product Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Product Development Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Umbraco Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Web Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Web Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) Ajax
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (8.33%) CSS
1 1 (8.33%) CSS3
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
1 1 (8.33%) HTML5
1 1 (8.33%) jQuery
1 1 (8.33%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Internet of Things
2 1 (8.33%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (100.00%) Project Management
2 6 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 5 (41.67%) Scrum
4 4 (33.33%) Mobile Development
4 4 (33.33%) Programme Management
5 3 (25.00%) Data Management
6 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (16.67%) ITIL
6 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 2 (16.67%) Supplier Management
7 1 (8.33%) Change Management
7 1 (8.33%) MVC
7 1 (8.33%) Presales
7 1 (8.33%) Resource Management
7 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
7 1 (8.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Sitecore