The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Agile Project Management
London / City of London
Rank 151 145 185
Rank change year-on-year -6 +40  
Contract jobs citing Agile Project Management 4 14 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.13% 0.42% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.48% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 8
Median daily rate £500 £434 £434
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.27% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £327 £397
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £508 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £475 £445
% change year-on-year -10.52% +6.86%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Agile Project Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2590 2921 4181
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 85.48% 87.82% 82.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2034 2334 3226
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 27 36
Median hourly rate £16.00 £20.89 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.40% +2.17%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.20 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.35 £47.50 £92.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Agile Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Agile Project Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Agile Project Management in the City of London

Agile Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Project Management in the City of London

Agile Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 City of London region with a requirement for Agile Project Management.

1 14 (100.00%) Project Management
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (78.57%) Finance
3 6 (42.86%) PRINCE2
4 4 (28.57%) Programme Management
4 4 (28.57%) Scrum
4 4 (28.57%) Risk Management
4 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 4 (28.57%) User Stories
5 3 (21.43%) Windows 10
5 3 (21.43%) Office 365
5 3 (21.43%) Information Assurance
5 3 (21.43%) Data Protection
5 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
5 3 (21.43%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
5 3 (21.43%) CheckPoint
5 3 (21.43%) Windows
5 3 (21.43%) ITIL
5 3 (21.43%) Analytics
5 3 (21.43%) PMO
6 2 (14.29%) Skype
6 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
6 2 (14.29%) Cisco
6 2 (14.29%) Unix
6 2 (14.29%) MS Project
6 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
6 2 (14.29%) Project Planning
6 2 (14.29%) DMVPN

Agile Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Project
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Office 365
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) DMVPN
1 2 (14.29%) Skype
2 1 (7.14%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 11 (78.57%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Financial Institution
2 1 (7.14%) Local Government
2 1 (7.14%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Project Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Delivery Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Programme Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Programme Delivery Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Public Sector Delivery Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Scrum Master
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Delivery Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Deployment Manager
4 1 (7.14%) IT Manager
4 1 (7.14%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Migration Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Product Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Project Planner
4 1 (7.14%) Public Sector Programme Manager
4 1 (7.14%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
1 3 (21.43%) Windows 10
2 2 (14.29%) Unix
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (100.00%) Project Management
2 6 (42.86%) PRINCE2
3 4 (28.57%) Programme Management
3 4 (28.57%) Risk Management
3 4 (28.57%) Scrum
3 4 (28.57%) User Stories
4 3 (21.43%) Analytics
4 3 (21.43%) Data Protection
4 3 (21.43%) Information Assurance
4 3 (21.43%) ITIL
4 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (14.29%) Coaching
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (14.29%) Network Architecture
5 2 (14.29%) Project Planning
5 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
6 1 (7.14%) API Development
6 1 (7.14%) People Management
6 1 (7.14%) Web Operations
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) APMP
3 1 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (7.14%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) PMO
2 1 (7.14%) GAAP
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) CheckPoint
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (7.14%) TOWER Software