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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Project Management
Rank 116 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Agile Project Management 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.24% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£500 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £355 £375
% change year-on-year
+23.23% -5.33%
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
1775 1440 1548
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 71.20% 67.13% 67.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 950 755 787
Average daily rate £375 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 59 67
Average hourly rate £27.50 £37.80 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.24% +21.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £37.80 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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
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 20 August 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
Staffordshire - - - -
Agile Project Management
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 9 (100.00%) Project Management
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Social Media
2 5 (55.56%) Intranet
2 5 (55.56%) Web Services
3 4 (44.44%) SharePoint
3 4 (44.44%) Scrum
3 4 (44.44%) Degree
4 3 (33.33%) User Stories
4 3 (33.33%) Finance
4 3 (33.33%) CMS
5 2 (22.22%) WordPress
6 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
6 1 (11.11%) Data Architecture
6 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) Supplier Management
6 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
6 1 (11.11%) Matrix Management
6 1 (11.11%) RIA
6 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (11.11%) Open Source
6 1 (11.11%) hybris
6 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (11.11%) Publishing
6 1 (11.11%) ATG
6 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
6 1 (11.11%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 4 (44.44%) SharePoint
2 3 (33.33%) CMS
3 2 (22.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) Intranet
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Project Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Social Media
2 1 (11.11%) RIA
2 1 (11.11%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Project Management
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Scrum
3 3 (33.33%) User Stories
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Supplier Management
4 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
4 1 (11.11%) Matrix Management
4 1 (11.11%) Data Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C#
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) ATG
1 1 (11.11%) hybris