Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Agile Project Manager was £485 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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 Project Manager
UK > England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 593 565 549
Rank change year-on-year -28 -16 +40
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Project Manager 265 317 336
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.28% 0.33% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.35% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 242 246
England median daily rate £485 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% +1.12%
10th Percentile £363 £363 £355
90th Percentile £588 £575 £554
UK median daily rate £478 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +0.53% +5.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
England median hourly rate £45.00 £30.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.34% - -
UK median hourly rate £43.50 £30.75 -
% change year-on-year +41.46% - -

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 89119 91561 99256
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.76% 94.77% 94.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 59385 60311 64207
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2639 2960 3840
England median hourly rate £18.69 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.00% +2.78% +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £46.96 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%

Agile Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Agile Project Manager in England

Agile Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Project Manager in England

Agile Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Project Manager in England over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Project Manager in England

Agile Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Project Manager in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Agile Project Manager in England

Agile Project 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 Project Manager within the England region over the 6 months to 20 November 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
London -52 122 £500 +5.26% 17
South East +10 63 £501 +0.25% 9
North of England +62 32 £425 +1.19% 4
Midlands +4 23 £450 - 2
Yorkshire +21 17 £425 +6.25% 1
West Midlands +18 17 £450 - 1
East of England -21 16 £483 +1.58% 2
North West +18 12 £450 +5.88% 3
South West +9 8 £475 +26.67% 1
East Midlands -5 6 £475 +8.57% 1
North East +62 3 £550 +57.14%
Agile Project Manager
UK

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, Agile Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring Agile Project Manager in the job title.

1 265 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 120 (45.28%) Project Management
3 104 (39.25%) Scrum
4 80 (30.19%) Finance
4 80 (30.19%) Stakeholder Management
5 54 (20.38%) PRINCE2
6 37 (13.96%) Banking
6 37 (13.96%) JIRA
6 37 (13.96%) Waterfall
7 31 (11.70%) Retail
8 29 (10.94%) E-Commerce
9 27 (10.19%) Software Delivery
10 26 (9.81%) SDLC
11 25 (9.43%) Microsoft
12 24 (9.06%) Kanban
13 22 (8.30%) CRM
13 22 (8.30%) Confluence
14 21 (7.92%) Migration
15 19 (7.17%) PMO
15 19 (7.17%) Agile Project Management
16 18 (6.79%) Microsoft Project
16 18 (6.79%) Security Cleared
17 17 (6.42%) PMP
18 16 (6.04%) PMI Certification
18 16 (6.04%) Programme Management
18 16 (6.04%) Change Management
19 15 (5.66%) Business Intelligence
19 15 (5.66%) Investment Banking
19 15 (5.66%) Marketing
19 15 (5.66%) Continuous Improvement

Agile Project 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 22 (8.30%) Confluence
2 7 (2.64%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.51%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.13%) CMS
4 3 (1.13%) OpenStack
5 2 (0.75%) Documentum
6 1 (0.38%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.38%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.38%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 18 (6.79%) Microsoft Project
2 9 (3.40%) MS Visio
3 6 (2.26%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.75%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.38%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.53%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (3.40%) PaaS
3 7 (2.64%) SaaS
4 5 (1.89%) IaaS
5 4 (1.51%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.75%) Office 365
7 1 (0.38%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.38%) GitHub
7 1 (0.38%) Heroku
7 1 (0.38%) Slack
7 1 (0.38%) Trello
7 1 (0.38%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.13%) SMS
2 2 (0.75%) Internet
2 2 (0.75%) LAN
2 2 (0.75%) NAS
2 2 (0.75%) SAN
2 2 (0.75%) WAN
3 1 (0.38%) Intranet
3 1 (0.38%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.75%) Big Data
1 2 (0.75%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.38%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (0.38%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.38%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (0.38%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (0.38%) Power BI
2 1 (0.38%) QlikView
2 1 (0.38%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 37 (13.96%) JIRA
2 4 (1.51%) VersionOne
3 3 (1.13%) GitLab
3 3 (1.13%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.13%) JIRA Agile
4 1 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.38%) Vagrant
General
1 80 (30.19%) Finance
2 37 (13.96%) Banking
3 31 (11.70%) Retail
4 15 (5.66%) Investment Banking
4 15 (5.66%) Marketing
5 11 (4.15%) Retail Banking
6 10 (3.77%) Private Banking
7 8 (3.02%) Telecoms
8 7 (2.64%) Manufacturing
9 6 (2.26%) Publishing
10 4 (1.51%) Legal
11 3 (1.13%) Automotive
11 3 (1.13%) Electronics
11 3 (1.13%) Financial Institution
11 3 (1.13%) Front Office
12 2 (0.75%) Advertising
13 1 (0.38%) Games
13 1 (0.38%) Law
13 1 (0.38%) Local Government
13 1 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.51%) .NET
2 3 (1.13%) Velocity
2 3 (1.13%) Web Services
3 2 (0.75%) HTML
4 1 (0.38%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.38%) CSS
4 1 (0.38%) Flask
4 1 (0.38%) Kafka
4 1 (0.38%) Middleware
4 1 (0.38%) SAML
4 1 (0.38%) Spring
4 1 (0.38%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 14 (5.28%) Data Centre
2 10 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (3.77%) PMI
2 10 (3.77%) Virtual Team
3 8 (3.02%) Computer Science
4 7 (2.64%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.26%) Mobile App
5 6 (2.26%) User Experience
6 4 (1.51%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.51%) Fintech
7 3 (1.13%) FMCG
7 3 (1.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (0.75%) Credit Risk
8 2 (0.75%) Derivative
8 2 (0.75%) Equities
8 2 (0.75%) Internet of Things
8 2 (0.75%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.75%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.38%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.38%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.51%) Android
1 4 (1.51%) Windows
2 1 (0.38%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.38%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 265 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 120 (45.28%) Project Management
3 104 (39.25%) Scrum
4 80 (30.19%) Stakeholder Management
5 54 (20.38%) PRINCE2
6 37 (13.96%) Waterfall
7 29 (10.94%) E-Commerce
8 27 (10.19%) Software Delivery
9 26 (9.81%) SDLC
10 24 (9.06%) Kanban
11 22 (8.30%) CRM
12 21 (7.92%) Migration
13 19 (7.17%) Agile Project Management
14 16 (6.04%) Change Management
14 16 (6.04%) Programme Management
15 15 (5.66%) Business Intelligence
15 15 (5.66%) Continuous Improvement
16 14 (5.28%) Analytics
17 13 (4.91%) Project Planning
18 12 (4.53%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (3.40%) C
2 6 (2.26%) Java
3 5 (1.89%) SQL
4 4 (1.51%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.13%) PHP
5 3 (1.13%) Python
6 2 (0.75%) Ruby
7 1 (0.38%) C#
Qualifications
1 18 (6.79%) Security Cleared
2 17 (6.42%) PMP
3 16 (6.04%) PMI Certification
4 12 (4.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 10 (3.77%) Degree
5 10 (3.77%) SC Cleared
6 6 (2.26%) DV Cleared
7 4 (1.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (1.13%) APMP
9 2 (0.75%) CTC Cleared
9 2 (0.75%) Master's Degree
10 1 (0.38%) CCA
10 1 (0.38%) Computer Science Degree
10 1 (0.38%) IIBA
10 1 (0.38%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.17%) PMO
2 10 (3.77%) GDPR
3 9 (3.40%) QA
4 1 (0.38%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.38%) IFRS
4 1 (0.38%) IFRS 9
4 1 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.38%) MiFID
4 1 (0.38%) PSD2
System Software
1 4 (1.51%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.13%) Docker
3 1 (0.38%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (0.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (9.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (1.89%) SAP
3 4 (1.51%) Oracle
4 3 (1.13%) Adobe
4 3 (1.13%) CA Agile Central
5 2 (0.75%) EMC
5 2 (0.75%) Google
5 2 (0.75%) Pega
5 2 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.38%) GoldenSource
6 1 (0.38%) hybris
6 1 (0.38%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.38%) Siebel
6 1 (0.38%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.38%) Tableau
6 1 (0.38%) Twitter
6 1 (0.38%) WSO2