Period
to 16 January 2019

The median contractor rate for an Agile Project Manager was £488 per day in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Agile Project Manager
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 162 165 160
Rank change year-on-year +3 -5 +9
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Project Manager 14 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.34% 0.19% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.21% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 2
Berkshire median daily rate £488 £325 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -24.86% +12.34%
10th Percentile £462 £291 £375
90th Percentile £541 £868 £484
South East median daily rate £525 £506 £500
% change year-on-year +3.70% +1.25% +17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - £37.00 -
South East median hourly rate - £37.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Berkshire
Contract vacancies in Berkshire with a recognized job title 3,827 3,774 3,704
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.53% 91.80% 92.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,883 2,020 1,989
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £215 £256 £238
90th Percentile £575 £588 £575
South East median daily rate £433 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +1.97% +6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 102 170
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £15.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.33% +3.45% -23.68%
10th Percentile £11.23 £10.60 £9.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £42.48 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +13.89% +2.86% -7.89%

Agile Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings that featured Agile Project Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Agile Project Manager in Berkshire

Agile Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Agile Project Manager in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Project Manager in Berkshire

Agile Project Manager
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Project Manager within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 16 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newbury +1 5 £468 +43.85%
Reading -4 5 £513 -20.54%
Slough - 1 £550 - 1
Wokingham - 1 £525 -
Bracknell - 1 £475 -
Agile Project Manager
South East

Agile Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, Agile Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region featuring Agile Project Manager in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (71.43%) Project Management
3 8 (57.14%) Finance
4 7 (50.00%) Scrum
5 6 (42.86%) SDLC
6 4 (28.57%) Kanban
6 4 (28.57%) Waterfall
7 3 (21.43%) JIRA
7 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
7 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
7 3 (21.43%) PMI
7 3 (21.43%) PMP
7 3 (21.43%) PMI Certification
7 3 (21.43%) Java
7 3 (21.43%) Agile Project Management
7 3 (21.43%) User Stories
7 3 (21.43%) Trello
8 2 (14.29%) Yammer
8 2 (14.29%) Kubernetes
8 2 (14.29%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
8 2 (14.29%) KVM
8 2 (14.29%) Docker
8 2 (14.29%) DevOps
8 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (14.29%) GitLab
8 2 (14.29%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 2 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (14.29%) Network Virtualisation
8 2 (14.29%) Slack

Agile Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (14.29%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Trello
2 2 (14.29%) Slack
2 2 (14.29%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) QlikView
2 1 (7.14%) CouchDB
2 1 (7.14%) InfluxDB
2 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
2 1 (7.14%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) JIRA
2 2 (14.29%) GitLab
2 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (7.14%) Robot Framework
General
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
3 2 (14.29%) Games
3 2 (14.29%) Marketing
4 1 (7.14%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Jinja
1 1 (7.14%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) PMI
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.14%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (71.43%) Project Management
3 7 (50.00%) Scrum
4 6 (42.86%) SDLC
5 4 (28.57%) Kanban
5 4 (28.57%) Waterfall
6 3 (21.43%) Agile Project Management
6 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (21.43%) User Stories
7 2 (14.29%) ATDD
7 2 (14.29%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
7 2 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
7 2 (14.29%) DevOps
7 2 (14.29%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 2 (14.29%) DRM
7 2 (14.29%) Network Virtualisation
7 2 (14.29%) Process Improvement
7 2 (14.29%) Project Governance
7 2 (14.29%) Scaled Agile Framework
7 2 (14.29%) Value Proposition
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) PMI Certification
1 3 (21.43%) PMP
2 2 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Docker
1 2 (14.29%) KVM
1 2 (14.29%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Kubernetes
2 1 (7.14%) Ansible
2 1 (7.14%) Grafana
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Mirantis
2 2 (14.29%) Pega
2 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 2 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (14.29%) Tableau
3 1 (7.14%) CA Agile Central