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 25 June 2016 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Project Management
Rank 126 119 113
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -6
Contract jobs citing Agile Project Management 14 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.47% 0.084% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.11% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 4
Median daily rate £440 £256 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.51% -46.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £251 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £261 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £415 £455
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -8.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
2440 1813 1807
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 81.82% 76.40% 76.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1463 1131 976
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 74 128
Median hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.40 £40.50 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.69%

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 25 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Coventry 0 7 £501 +90.66%
Birmingham -5 4 £430 +72.00%
Agile Project Management
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, 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 19 (100.00%) Project Management
1 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) Scrum
2 7 (36.84%) Coaching
3 6 (31.58%) User Stories
4 5 (26.32%) Mentoring
4 5 (26.32%) PRINCE2
4 5 (26.32%) JIRA
5 4 (21.05%) Programme Management
5 4 (21.05%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (15.79%) Process Improvement
6 3 (15.79%) Rally
6 3 (15.79%) VersionOne
6 3 (15.79%) JIRA Agile
6 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
6 3 (15.79%) MVC
6 3 (15.79%) MS Project
6 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
6 3 (15.79%) CSS
6 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
6 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
6 3 (15.79%) MS Visio
6 3 (15.79%) C#
6 3 (15.79%) HTML
6 3 (15.79%) .NET
6 3 (15.79%) jQuery
6 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
6 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
6 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC

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 (5.26%) CMS
1 1 (5.26%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (5.26%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
1 3 (15.79%) MS Project
1 3 (15.79%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) MySQL
1 2 (10.53%) Redis
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) JIRA
2 3 (15.79%) JIRA Agile
2 3 (15.79%) VersionOne
3 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
3 2 (10.53%) Grunt
3 2 (10.53%) Jasmine
General
1 2 (10.53%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Delivery Manager
2 4 (21.05%) Digital Delivery Manager
2 4 (21.05%) Project Manager
2 4 (21.05%) Project Officer
2 4 (21.05%) Project Support Officer
2 4 (21.05%) Support Officer
3 3 (15.79%) Scrum Master
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Delivery Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Scrum Master
4 2 (10.53%) Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Intranet Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Intranet Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Delivery Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Development Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Umbraco Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) .NET
1 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
1 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (15.79%) CSS
1 3 (15.79%) CSS3
1 3 (15.79%) HTML
1 3 (15.79%) HTML5
1 3 (15.79%) jQuery
2 2 (10.53%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (10.53%) RESTful
3 1 (5.26%) Ajax
3 1 (5.26%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Blog
3 1 (5.26%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (5.26%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (100.00%) Project Management
2 7 (36.84%) Coaching
2 7 (36.84%) Scrum
3 6 (31.58%) User Stories
4 5 (26.32%) Mentoring
4 5 (26.32%) PRINCE2
5 4 (21.05%) Programme Management
6 3 (15.79%) MVC
6 3 (15.79%) Process Improvement
6 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
7 2 (10.53%) Change Control
7 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (10.53%) DevOps
7 2 (10.53%) Document Management
7 2 (10.53%) Line Management
7 2 (10.53%) SDLC
7 2 (10.53%) SOA
7 2 (10.53%) SOLID
7 2 (10.53%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) C#
2 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
1 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) PMI Certification
2 2 (10.53%) PMP
3 1 (5.26%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
1 3 (15.79%) Rally
2 1 (5.26%) Sitecore