Period
to 15 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for Agile Project Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Agile Project Management over the 6 months to 15 December 2017 with a comparison to the 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 Management
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 132 89 131
Rank change year-on-year -43 +42 -7
Contract jobs citing Agile Project Management 6 14 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.25% 0.83% 0.039%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.98% 0.048%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 0
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £488 £384 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.95% - -
South East median daily rate £448 £425 £390
% change year-on-year +5.29% +8.97% +1.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

Agile Project Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1957 1422 2078
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 82.82% 84.24% 80.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 910 789 1083
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £254 £225 £246
90th Percentile £532 £550 £524
South East median daily rate £425 £410 £398
% change year-on-year +3.66% +3.14% +6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 63 68
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £16.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -7.38% +24.58%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.36 £9.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £45.55 £44.65
South East median hourly rate £24.02 £25.00 £26.60
% change year-on-year -3.92% -6.02% +52.00%

Agile Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing Agile Project Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Agile Project Management in Buckinghamshire

Agile Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Project Management in Buckinghamshire

Agile Project Management
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 15 December 2017. 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
Milton Keynes -30 5 £488 +26.95%
Agile Project Management
South East

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Agile Project Management.

1 6 (100.00%) Project Management
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (50.00%) Skype for Business
3 3 (50.00%) Data Visualisation
3 3 (50.00%) Big Data
3 3 (50.00%) Hortonworks
3 3 (50.00%) Cloudera
3 3 (50.00%) Use Case
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) Hadoop
3 3 (50.00%) Visualisation
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) MCSE
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Citrix
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (50.00%) Data Enrichment
3 3 (50.00%) Elastic Stack
3 3 (50.00%) Kibana
3 3 (50.00%) Data Ingestion
3 3 (50.00%) Analytical Thinking
4 2 (33.33%) Data Lake
4 2 (33.33%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server

Agile Project Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 3 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (16.67%) Apache Spark
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Big Data
1 3 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (33.33%) Data Lake
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (16.67%) Apache Hive
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Big Data Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Storage Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Unix
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) Analytical Thinking
2 3 (50.00%) Data Enrichment
2 3 (50.00%) Data Ingestion
2 3 (50.00%) Data Visualisation
2 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (50.00%) Use Case
2 3 (50.00%) Visualisation
3 2 (33.33%) High Availability
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
4 1 (16.67%) Case Management
4 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Data Transformation
4 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 1 (16.67%) MapReduce
4 1 (16.67%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
4 1 (16.67%) Service Management
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (16.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) MCSE
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (33.33%) GSAE
3 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (16.67%) MCP
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Virtual Desktop
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (33.33%) XenApp
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Kibana
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Citrix
1 3 (50.00%) Cloudera
1 3 (50.00%) Hortonworks
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) NetApp