Period
to 17 July 2018

The median contractor rate for an Agile Delivery Manager was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 17 July 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
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 661 728 754
Rank change year-on-year +67 +26 +18
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Delivery Manager 192 96 131
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.20% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.12% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 71 106
England median daily rate £550 £500 £528
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -5.21% +11.05%
10th Percentile £425 £420 £391
90th Percentile £676 £625 £694
UK median daily rate £550 £500 £525
% change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
England median hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK median hourly rate - £35.00 -

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 89,662 83,065 96,769
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.83% 94.94% 95.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 59,304 54,178 63,734
England median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £258
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,891 2,681 2,889
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.08% -2.63% +8.57%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.75 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.75 £47.00
UK median hourly rate £18.09 £18.70 £19.50
% change year-on-year -3.29% -4.10% +11.43%

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 17 July 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 17 July 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 -5 101 £550 +5.77% 19
Midlands +18 35 £550 +18.28% 2
West Midlands +7 30 £575 +23.66% 2
North of England +4 29 £533 +6.50% 2
South East -18 22 £550 +15.79% 4
North West -6 11 £600 -11.76% 1
Yorkshire -9 10 £494 +7.63% 1
North East -2 8 £575 +14.71%
South West -1 5 £475 -5.00% 1
East Midlands +1 4 £500 +29.03%
Agile Delivery Manager
UK

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

For the 6 months to 17 July 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.

1 192 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (48.44%) Scrum
3 58 (30.21%) Stakeholder Management
4 54 (28.13%) Project Management
5 49 (25.52%) Finance
6 44 (22.92%) Kanban
7 42 (21.88%) User Stories
8 33 (17.19%) DevOps
9 29 (15.10%) Software Delivery
10 28 (14.58%) Coaching
11 27 (14.06%) Waterfall
11 27 (14.06%) Agile Project Management
12 26 (13.54%) Banking
13 23 (11.98%) User Experience
14 22 (11.46%) SDLC
14 22 (11.46%) Mentoring
15 21 (10.94%) Service Design
16 19 (9.90%) Continuous Improvement
16 19 (9.90%) Problem-Solving
17 18 (9.38%) BDD
17 18 (9.38%) Data Analysis
17 18 (9.38%) Business Analysis
18 17 (8.85%) Software Engineering
19 16 (8.33%) Degree
19 16 (8.33%) Programme Management
20 15 (7.81%) TDD
20 15 (7.81%) Continuous Integration
21 14 (7.29%) JIRA
21 14 (7.29%) Service Delivery
21 14 (7.29%) ITIL

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 7 (3.65%) CMS
2 6 (3.13%) Confluence
3 1 (0.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.52%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (1.04%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.04%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (1.04%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.60%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.08%) SaaS
4 3 (1.56%) Office 365
5 1 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.52%) IaaS
5 1 (0.52%) PaaS
5 1 (0.52%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.52%) DMZ
1 1 (0.52%) SMS
1 1 (0.52%) SSL
1 1 (0.52%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.52%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (0.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (7.29%) JIRA
2 4 (2.08%) VersionOne
3 3 (1.56%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.04%) Maven
5 1 (0.52%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.52%) Gerrit
5 1 (0.52%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.52%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.52%) TeamCity
General
1 49 (25.52%) Finance
2 26 (13.54%) Banking
3 12 (6.25%) Retail
4 8 (4.17%) Games
4 8 (4.17%) Investment Banking
5 6 (3.13%) Marketing
6 3 (1.56%) Publishing
6 3 (1.56%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.04%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.04%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.04%) Wholesale Banking
8 1 (0.52%) Automotive
8 1 (0.52%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.52%) Electronics
8 1 (0.52%) Law
8 1 (0.52%) Legal
8 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.52%) Online Betting
8 1 (0.52%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.08%) .NET
2 3 (1.56%) AngularJS
2 3 (1.56%) React
3 2 (1.04%) Node.js
4 1 (0.52%) JSON
4 1 (0.52%) Spring
4 1 (0.52%) Velocity
4 1 (0.52%) Web Services
4 1 (0.52%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (11.98%) User Experience
2 6 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.08%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (1.04%) Fintech
4 2 (1.04%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.52%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.52%) FMCG
5 1 (0.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.52%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.52%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.52%) Online Games
5 1 (0.52%) PMI
5 1 (0.52%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.52%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.04%) Linux
2 1 (0.52%) CentOS
2 1 (0.52%) VMS
2 1 (0.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (48.44%) Scrum
3 58 (30.21%) Stakeholder Management
4 54 (28.13%) Project Management
5 44 (22.92%) Kanban
6 42 (21.88%) User Stories
7 33 (17.19%) DevOps
8 29 (15.10%) Software Delivery
9 28 (14.58%) Coaching
10 27 (14.06%) Agile Project Management
10 27 (14.06%) Waterfall
11 22 (11.46%) Mentoring
11 22 (11.46%) SDLC
12 21 (10.94%) Service Design
13 19 (9.90%) Continuous Improvement
13 19 (9.90%) Problem-Solving
14 18 (9.38%) BDD
14 18 (9.38%) Business Analysis
14 18 (9.38%) Data Analysis
15 17 (8.85%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (6.25%) Java
2 4 (2.08%) C
3 3 (1.56%) C#
4 2 (1.04%) SQL
5 1 (0.52%) C++
5 1 (0.52%) Perl
5 1 (0.52%) Python
5 1 (0.52%) Scala
Qualifications
1 16 (8.33%) Degree
2 9 (4.69%) Security Cleared
3 8 (4.17%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.04%) PMP
5 1 (0.52%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.52%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.52%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.52%) MBA
5 1 (0.52%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.25%) QA
2 5 (2.60%) PMO
3 2 (1.04%) GDPR
4 1 (0.52%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.52%) Kubernetes
1 1 (0.52%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 6 (3.13%) SAP
2 5 (2.60%) Cadence
2 5 (2.60%) Microsoft
3 4 (2.08%) CA Agile Central
4 2 (1.04%) Atlassian
4 2 (1.04%) Oracle
4 2 (1.04%) Progress
5 1 (0.52%) HP
5 1 (0.52%) MuleSoft
5 1 (0.52%) ServiceNow