The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 26 June 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
England / East Midlands
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 86 91
Rank change year-on-year -13 +5  
Contract jobs citing Agile Project Management 3 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.19% 0.53% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.64% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 5
Median daily rate £475 £400 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% -38.46%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £494 £450 £415
% change year-on-year +9.72% +8.43%  
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 East Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1310 1243 1235
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 85.12% 81.94% 77.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 825 773 754
Median daily rate £410 £420 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.38% +6.32%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £290 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £580 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 32 30
Median hourly rate £35.00 £14.75 £19.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +137.28% -22.69%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £33.15 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Agile Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 East Midlands

Agile Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Project Management in the East Midlands

Agile Project Management
Contract Job Locations in the East 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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. 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 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
Nottinghamshire -8 1 - -
Agile Project Management
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Agile Project Management.

1 11 (100.00%) Project Management
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) User Stories
3 3 (27.27%) CCAB
4 2 (18.18%) Finance
4 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (9.09%) DevOps
5 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 1 (9.09%) Coaching
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (9.09%) SDLC
5 1 (9.09%) Virtual Team
5 1 (9.09%) Work Breakdown Structure
5 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 1 (9.09%) Banking
5 1 (9.09%) Subversion
5 1 (9.09%) Ajax
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (9.09%) JIRA
5 1 (9.09%) Velocity
5 1 (9.09%) WCF
5 1 (9.09%) jQuery
5 1 (9.09%) Time Management
5 1 (9.09%) MAPM
5 1 (9.09%) Groovy
5 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
5 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared

Agile Project Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East 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 (9.09%) IIS
1 1 (9.09%) JBoss
1 1 (9.09%) WebLogic
1 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) DB2
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) ClearCase
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (9.09%) Gradle
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Delivery Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Project Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Delivery Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Project Delivery Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Accountant
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Coach
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Scrum Master
4 1 (9.09%) Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Digital Delivery Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Digital Performance Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Digital Product Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Improvement Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Product Delivery Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Project Accountant
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) Ajax
1 1 (9.09%) EJB
1 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
1 1 (9.09%) J2EE
1 1 (9.09%) JMS
1 1 (9.09%) jQuery
1 1 (9.09%) JSP
1 1 (9.09%) Servlets
1 1 (9.09%) Struts
1 1 (9.09%) Struts2
1 1 (9.09%) Velocity
1 1 (9.09%) WCF
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
1 1 (9.09%) WSDL
1 1 (9.09%) XML
1 1 (9.09%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) PMI
1 1 (9.09%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Android
1 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (100.00%) Project Management
2 7 (63.64%) User Stories
3 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
4 1 (9.09%) BDD
4 1 (9.09%) CMMI
4 1 (9.09%) Coaching
4 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE
4 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
4 1 (9.09%) RUP
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) Time Management
4 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Groovy
1 1 (9.09%) Java
1 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) CCAB
2 1 (9.09%) MAPM
2 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Chordiant
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle