Period
to 20 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 6 months to 20 January 2018 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 > London
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 452 426 480
Rank change year-on-year -26 +54 -22
Contract jobs citing Agile Project Management 169 171 126
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.37% 0.41% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.48% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 128 97
London median daily rate £523 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +11.76% -5.56%
10th Percentile £364 £366 £312
90th Percentile £600 £650 £595
England median daily rate £493 £450 £470
% change year-on-year +9.44% -4.26% +0.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 39,938 35,984 37,455
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 86.61% 86.02% 84.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 29,177 25,888 26,698
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £313 £310 £298
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
England median daily rate £450 £433 £425
% change year-on-year +4.05% +1.76% +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 405 425 458
London median hourly rate £22.00 £24.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.33% +20.00% +9.59%
10th Percentile £13.39 £12.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £52.50 £50.30
England median hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -4.00% +8.70% +15.00%

Agile Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Agile Project Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Agile Project Management in London

Agile Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Project Management in London

Agile Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Project Management in London over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Project Management in London

Agile Project Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Agile Project Management in London

Agile Project Management
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 20 January 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
Central London -11 32 £500 +5.26% 8
South London -32 8 £500 +18.34%
West London -23 6 £539 +2.47% 1
North London - 2 £203 - 1
East London -14 1 - - 1
Agile Project Management
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 London region with a requirement for Agile Project Management.

1 169 (100.00%) Project Management
1 169 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (37.87%) Stakeholder Management
3 48 (28.40%) Finance
4 47 (27.81%) Security Cleared
4 47 (27.81%) Analytical Skills
5 41 (24.26%) User Stories
6 38 (22.49%) Scrum
7 37 (21.89%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 36 (21.30%) PRINCE2
9 28 (16.57%) JIRA
9 28 (16.57%) Mentoring
10 27 (15.98%) SC Cleared
11 26 (15.38%) Coaching
12 24 (14.20%) Project Governance
13 23 (13.61%) Continuous Integration
14 21 (12.43%) Microsoft Project
14 21 (12.43%) CRM
15 19 (11.24%) Microsoft
15 19 (11.24%) Process Improvement
16 18 (10.65%) Degree
16 18 (10.65%) Matrix Management
17 17 (10.06%) Office 365
17 17 (10.06%) Migration
17 17 (10.06%) Service Delivery
18 16 (9.47%) Business Intelligence
18 16 (9.47%) Salesforce.com
18 16 (9.47%) Analytics
19 15 (8.88%) Financial Institution
19 15 (8.88%) Continuous Improvement

Agile Project Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 14 (8.28%) CMS
2 11 (6.51%) SharePoint
3 9 (5.33%) Confluence
4 2 (1.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (1.18%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.18%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 21 (12.43%) Microsoft Project
2 7 (4.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (4.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 7 (4.14%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.37%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (1.18%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 2 (1.18%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.59%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (10.06%) Office 365
2 4 (2.37%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.73%) Internet
2 2 (1.18%) Intranet
3 1 (0.59%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.14%) Relational Database
2 4 (2.37%) Big Data
3 2 (1.18%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.18%) Text Mining
4 1 (0.59%) Blockchain
4 1 (0.59%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.59%) Clusterpoint
4 1 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 28 (16.57%) JIRA
2 8 (4.73%) Jenkins
3 6 (3.55%) Appium
3 6 (3.55%) Selenium
3 6 (3.55%) TestDirector
3 6 (3.55%) WebDriver
4 4 (2.37%) VersionOne
5 3 (1.78%) JIRA Agile
5 3 (1.78%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.18%) Checkstyle
6 2 (1.18%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.18%) FxCop
6 2 (1.18%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.18%) Hudson
6 2 (1.18%) Maven
6 2 (1.18%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (1.18%) SpecFlow
6 2 (1.18%) TestNG
General
1 48 (28.40%) Finance
2 15 (8.88%) Financial Institution
3 11 (6.51%) Banking
4 6 (3.55%) Investment Banking
4 6 (3.55%) Marketing
5 5 (2.96%) Japanese Language
5 5 (2.96%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.37%) Retail
7 2 (1.18%) Advertising
7 2 (1.18%) Electronics
7 2 (1.18%) Front Office
7 2 (1.18%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.59%) Back Office
8 1 (0.59%) Billing
8 1 (0.59%) Law
8 1 (0.59%) Legal
8 1 (0.59%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 79 (46.75%) Delivery Manager
2 53 (31.36%) Project Manager
3 21 (12.43%) Agile Delivery Manager
4 20 (11.83%) Senior Manager
5 19 (11.24%) Digital Delivery Manager
6 18 (10.65%) Agile Project Manager
7 12 (7.10%) Digital Project Manager
7 12 (7.10%) Senior Delivery Manager
8 11 (6.51%) Analyst
9 10 (5.92%) CRM Manager
10 8 (4.73%) Senior Project Manager
11 7 (4.14%) Scrum Master
12 6 (3.55%) Development Manager
12 6 (3.55%) Risk Manager
13 5 (2.96%) Agile Scrum Master
13 5 (2.96%) Implementation Manager
13 5 (2.96%) Office 365 Manager
13 5 (2.96%) Programme Manager
14 4 (2.37%) Digital Agile Project Manager
14 4 (2.37%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (7.69%) HTML
2 9 (5.33%) Web Services
3 7 (4.14%) CSS
3 7 (4.14%) XML
4 6 (3.55%) Flash
4 6 (3.55%) J2EE
5 4 (2.37%) Velocity
6 3 (1.78%) .NET
7 2 (1.18%) Natural Language Processing
8 1 (0.59%) CSS3
8 1 (0.59%) HTML5
8 1 (0.59%) jQuery
8 1 (0.59%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 47 (27.81%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (6.51%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.55%) Credit Risk
3 6 (3.55%) PlayStation
4 5 (2.96%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.96%) Data Protection Act
4 5 (2.96%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (2.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (2.96%) Market Risk
5 4 (2.37%) PMI
5 4 (2.37%) Virtual Team
6 3 (1.78%) Fintech
6 3 (1.78%) User Experience
7 1 (0.59%) Blog
7 1 (0.59%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.59%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.59%) Replication
7 1 (0.59%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.14%) Windows
2 4 (2.37%) Windows 7
3 3 (1.78%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.59%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 169 (100.00%) Project Management
2 64 (37.87%) Stakeholder Management
3 41 (24.26%) User Stories
4 38 (22.49%) Scrum
5 37 (21.89%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 36 (21.30%) PRINCE2
7 28 (16.57%) Mentoring
8 26 (15.38%) Coaching
9 24 (14.20%) Project Governance
10 23 (13.61%) Continuous Integration
11 21 (12.43%) CRM
12 19 (11.24%) Process Improvement
13 18 (10.65%) Matrix Management
14 17 (10.06%) Migration
14 17 (10.06%) Service Delivery
15 16 (9.47%) Analytics
15 16 (9.47%) Business Intelligence
16 15 (8.88%) Continuous Improvement
17 13 (7.69%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (4.73%) Java
2 7 (4.14%) JavaScript
3 5 (2.96%) C
4 2 (1.18%) C#
4 2 (1.18%) Python
4 2 (1.18%) R
4 2 (1.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 47 (27.81%) Security Cleared
2 27 (15.98%) SC Cleared
3 18 (10.65%) Degree
4 10 (5.92%) CTC Cleared
5 8 (4.73%) BPSS Clearance
6 6 (3.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 5 (2.96%) PMI Certification
8 3 (1.78%) CEH
8 3 (1.78%) CISA
8 3 (1.78%) CISM
8 3 (1.78%) CISSP
8 3 (1.78%) PMP
9 2 (1.18%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.55%) PMO
1 6 (3.55%) QA
2 3 (1.78%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (0.59%) SLA
Systems Management
1 6 (3.55%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (2.37%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (11.24%) Microsoft
2 16 (9.47%) Salesforce.com
3 10 (5.92%) Progress
4 3 (1.78%) CA Agile Central
4 3 (1.78%) PeopleSoft
4 3 (1.78%) Workday
5 2 (1.18%) SAP
5 2 (1.18%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.59%) Demandware
6 1 (0.59%) Thunderhead