Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 19 November 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 128 154 154
Rank change year-on-year +26 0 -45
Contract jobs citing Agile Project Management 10 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.34% 0.23% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.27% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 2
Manchester median daily rate £375 £438 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.29% -23.91% +43.75%
10th Percentile £363 £363 £523
90th Percentile £451 £681 £628
North West median daily rate £413 £475 £430
% change year-on-year -13.16% +10.47% +7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West 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 Manchester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2367 2961 3045
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 81.17% 83.86% 80.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1507 1885 1806
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +9.33%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £240
90th Percentile £575 £538 £530
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 56 78
Manchester median hourly rate £17.50 £15.25 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.75% -21.79% +30.00%
10th Percentile £11.75 £11.54 £11.00
90th Percentile £45.30 £40.00 £42.15
North West median hourly rate £27.00 £22.42 £30.52
% change year-on-year +20.41% -26.53% +67.60%

Agile Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Agile Project Management in Manchester

Agile Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Project Management in Manchester

Agile Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Project Management in Manchester over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Project Management in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Agile Project Management.

1 10 (100.00%) Project Management
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (80.00%) Test Automation
3 7 (70.00%) .NET Core
3 7 (70.00%) Unit Testing
3 7 (70.00%) Git (software)
3 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (70.00%) Progressive Enhancement
3 7 (70.00%) SMACSS
3 7 (70.00%) gulp
3 7 (70.00%) Web Development
3 7 (70.00%) Refactoring
3 7 (70.00%) QA
3 7 (70.00%) jQuery
3 7 (70.00%) Sass
3 7 (70.00%) TDD
3 7 (70.00%) MVC
3 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (70.00%) CSS
3 7 (70.00%) C#
3 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (70.00%) .NET
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (10.00%) Confluence
5 1 (10.00%) Information Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) Puppet
5 1 (10.00%) Terraform

Agile Project Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (10.00%) Confluence
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Git (software)
1 7 (70.00%) gulp
2 1 (10.00%) Bitbucket
2 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) JIRA
2 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) .NET Developer
1 7 (70.00%) .NET Web Developer
1 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
1 7 (70.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 7 (70.00%) C# Developer
1 7 (70.00%) C# Web Developer
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
1 7 (70.00%) Web Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Data Architect
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps Architect
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum Master
3 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) .NET
1 7 (70.00%) .NET Core
1 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 7 (70.00%) CSS
1 7 (70.00%) jQuery
1 7 (70.00%) Sass
2 1 (10.00%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (10.00%) Middleware
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (10.00%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) Project Management
2 8 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (80.00%) Test Automation
3 7 (70.00%) MVC
3 7 (70.00%) Progressive Enhancement
3 7 (70.00%) Refactoring
3 7 (70.00%) SMACSS
3 7 (70.00%) TDD
3 7 (70.00%) Unit Testing
3 7 (70.00%) Web Development
4 2 (20.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (10.00%) Data Management
5 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL
5 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (10.00%) SOA
5 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) C#
1 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (70.00%) QA
2 1 (10.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (10.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Docker
1 1 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Ansible
1 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
1 1 (10.00%) Salt
1 1 (10.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (10.00%) IBM
2 1 (10.00%) MuleSoft
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) TIBCO
2 1 (10.00%) WSO2