Period
to 16 December 2018

The median contractor rate for an Agile Delivery Manager was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

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 Delivery Manager
UK > England
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 648 688 744
Rank change year-on-year +40 +56 +47
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Delivery Manager 219 173 125
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.23% 0.18% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.19% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 116 94
England median daily rate £525 £516 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.69% +3.25% -
10th Percentile £413 £419 £416
90th Percentile £630 £665 £638
UK median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
England median hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK median hourly rate - £43.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 90,278 89,592 90,420
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.72% 94.88% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 60,552 59,979 59,531
England median daily rate £460 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £256
90th Percentile £638 £638 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,723 2,605 2,989
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.70 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.07% +3.89% +0.11%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.83 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.00 £46.79
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £18.70 £18.00
% change year-on-year -1.07% +3.89% -

Agile Delivery Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Agile Delivery Manager in England

Agile Delivery Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Delivery Manager in England

Agile Delivery Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Delivery Manager in England over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Delivery Manager in England

Agile Delivery Manager
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Delivery Manager within the England region over the 6 months to 16 December 2018. 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
London +27 98 £538 +2.38% 15
Midlands -2 39 £525 - 3
South East -7 36 £475 -1.04% 5
West Midlands +1 33 £525 -0.47% 3
North of England -20 26 £575 +9.52%
South West -11 19 £494 +21.17% 1
Yorkshire -13 11 £500 +5.26%
North East -4 9 £575 -13.53%
North West -20 6 £600 +14.29%
East Midlands +7 5 £425 -10.53%
East of England - 1 - - 1
Agile Delivery Manager
UK

Agile Delivery Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, Agile Delivery 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 England region featuring Agile Delivery Manager in the job title.

1 219 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (49.32%) Scrum
3 52 (23.74%) Coaching
4 51 (23.29%) User Stories
5 50 (22.83%) Kanban
6 49 (22.37%) Project Management
7 41 (18.72%) Stakeholder Management
8 36 (16.44%) Agile Coaching
9 34 (15.53%) Agile Project Management
10 30 (13.70%) SDLC
11 29 (13.24%) Finance
12 20 (9.13%) Security Cleared
12 20 (9.13%) DevOps
13 18 (8.22%) Software Delivery
13 18 (8.22%) Continuous Improvement
13 18 (8.22%) Waterfall
14 17 (7.76%) JIRA
15 16 (7.31%) PRINCE2
16 15 (6.85%) Retail
17 13 (5.94%) SC Cleared
17 13 (5.94%) Service Delivery
17 13 (5.94%) User Experience
17 13 (5.94%) Workshop Facilitation
18 12 (5.48%) Microservices
18 12 (5.48%) BDD
18 12 (5.48%) RAD
19 10 (4.57%) ITIL
19 10 (4.57%) TDD
19 10 (4.57%) Continuous Delivery
19 10 (4.57%) Scaled Agile Framework

Agile Delivery Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 4 (1.83%) CMS
1 4 (1.83%) Confluence
2 2 (0.91%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.46%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (0.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.46%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.83%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.37%) SaaS
4 2 (0.91%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (0.91%) IaaS
4 2 (0.91%) OpenShift
4 2 (0.91%) PaaS
4 2 (0.91%) Trello
5 1 (0.46%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.91%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.83%) Big Data
2 2 (0.91%) BigQuery
2 2 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (0.91%) Hadoop
2 2 (0.91%) MongoDB
2 2 (0.91%) NuoDB
2 2 (0.91%) Parquet
2 2 (0.91%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (0.91%) Presto
2 2 (0.91%) Redis
3 1 (0.46%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 17 (7.76%) JIRA
2 3 (1.37%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.91%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.91%) Selenium
4 1 (0.46%) VersionOne
General
1 29 (13.24%) Finance
2 15 (6.85%) Retail
3 7 (3.20%) Publishing
4 4 (1.83%) Marketing
5 3 (1.37%) Advertising
5 3 (1.37%) Banking
6 2 (0.91%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.46%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.46%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.46%) Law
7 1 (0.46%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.83%) .NET
1 4 (1.83%) React
1 4 (1.83%) Velocity
2 3 (1.37%) Web Services
3 2 (0.91%) AngularJS
3 2 (0.91%) Middleware
3 2 (0.91%) Node.js
3 2 (0.91%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.94%) User Experience
2 3 (1.37%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (0.91%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (0.91%) iPhone
3 2 (0.91%) NHS
4 1 (0.46%) Fintech
4 1 (0.46%) FMCG
4 1 (0.46%) Over-the-Top Content
4 1 (0.46%) PMI
4 1 (0.46%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.91%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 219 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (49.32%) Scrum
3 52 (23.74%) Coaching
4 51 (23.29%) User Stories
5 50 (22.83%) Kanban
6 49 (22.37%) Project Management
7 41 (18.72%) Stakeholder Management
8 36 (16.44%) Agile Coaching
9 34 (15.53%) Agile Project Management
10 30 (13.70%) SDLC
11 20 (9.13%) DevOps
12 18 (8.22%) Continuous Improvement
12 18 (8.22%) Software Delivery
12 18 (8.22%) Waterfall
13 16 (7.31%) PRINCE2
14 13 (5.94%) Service Delivery
14 13 (5.94%) Workshop Facilitation
15 12 (5.48%) BDD
15 12 (5.48%) Microservices
15 12 (5.48%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 7 (3.20%) C
1 7 (3.20%) Java
2 3 (1.37%) JavaScript
3 2 (0.91%) C#
Qualifications
1 20 (9.13%) Security Cleared
2 13 (5.94%) SC Cleared
3 6 (2.74%) Degree
4 3 (1.37%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (1.37%) CTC Cleared
5 2 (0.91%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.46%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.46%) MBA
6 1 (0.46%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.83%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.91%) HDFS
Vendors
1 8 (3.65%) SAP
2 2 (0.91%) Google
2 2 (0.91%) hybris
2 2 (0.91%) IBM
2 2 (0.91%) Informatica
2 2 (0.91%) Microsoft
2 2 (0.91%) Red Hat
2 2 (0.91%) ServiceNow
2 2 (0.91%) Talend
3 1 (0.46%) Adobe
3 1 (0.46%) CA Agile Central
3 1 (0.46%) MuleSoft
3 1 (0.46%) Oracle