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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Agile Project Management
England / West Midlands
Rank 118 110 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Contract jobs citing Agile Project Management 6 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.25% 0.21% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 0
Median daily rate £425 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £500 £490
% change year-on-year
-17.50% +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £25.00

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
1892 1948 1529
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 79.06% 81.10% 71.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1187 1064 909
Median daily rate £415 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.21% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 63 95
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 £15.09 £11.42 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.40 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 23 January 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 - 2 £450 -
Walsall - 2 £425 -
Shropshire +10 1 £488 +50.00%
Agile Project Management
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 17 (100.00%) Project Management
1 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (47.06%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (41.18%) Scrum
3 7 (41.18%) PRINCE2
3 7 (41.18%) Mentoring
4 5 (29.41%) User Stories
4 5 (29.41%) MS Visio
5 4 (23.53%) JIRA
5 4 (23.53%) Service Delivery
5 4 (23.53%) Finance
5 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
5 4 (23.53%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (23.53%) SQL
5 4 (23.53%) Oracle
5 4 (23.53%) MS Project
5 4 (23.53%) Coaching
5 4 (23.53%) Case Management
6 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
6 3 (17.65%) Migration
7 2 (11.76%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (11.76%) MS Office
7 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (11.76%) Performance Management
7 2 (11.76%) Data Migration
7 2 (11.76%) Data Protection
7 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (11.76%) Mobile App
7 2 (11.76%) Degree
7 2 (11.76%) BPSS Clearance

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 1 (5.88%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS Visio
2 4 (23.53%) MS Project
3 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
4 2 (11.76%) MS Office
5 1 (5.88%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) JIRA
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (11.76%) JIRA Agile
2 2 (11.76%) VersionOne
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Analyst
1 7 (41.18%) Business Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Delivery Manager
3 4 (23.53%) Project Manager
4 3 (17.65%) Digital Delivery Manager
4 3 (17.65%) Scrum Master
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Business Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Finance Business Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Financial Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) IT Manager
5 2 (11.76%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Agile Business Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Agile Project Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Agile Scrum Master
6 1 (5.88%) Delivery Project Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Project Delivery Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Middleware
1 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (11.76%) Data Protection Act
1 2 (11.76%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (100.00%) Project Management
2 8 (47.06%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (41.18%) Mentoring
3 7 (41.18%) PRINCE2
3 7 (41.18%) Scrum
4 5 (29.41%) User Stories
5 4 (23.53%) Case Management
5 4 (23.53%) Coaching
5 4 (23.53%) Service Delivery
6 3 (17.65%) Migration
7 2 (11.76%) Contingency Planning
7 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (11.76%) Data Migration
7 2 (11.76%) Data Protection
7 2 (11.76%) Line Management
7 2 (11.76%) Performance Management
8 1 (5.88%) Domain-Driven Design
8 1 (5.88%) Matrix Management
8 1 (5.88%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) CA Agile Central