Period
to 19 November 2018

The median contractor rate for an Agile Delivery Manager was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies in the Midlands during the 6 months to 19 November 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
England > Midlands
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 219 223 256
Rank change year-on-year +4 +33 -25
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Delivery Manager 38 19 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.48% 0.24% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.25% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 11 8
Midlands median daily rate £525 £492 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.82% +0.82% -7.14%
10th Percentile £424 £419 £412
90th Percentile £600 £600 £564
England median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England 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 the Midlands. 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
Midlands
Contract vacancies in the Midlands with a recognized job title 7,541 7,670 9,290
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.08% 94.93% 95.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,716 4,790 5,643
Midlands median daily rate £415 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £240 £216 £231
90th Percentile £563 £550 £550
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 376 366 369
Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +3.33% -0.40%
10th Percentile £10.54 £10.20 £10.00
90th Percentile £36.25 £45.00 £39.50
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.56 £18.50
% change year-on-year -0.34% +0.34% +2.78%

Agile Delivery Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Agile Delivery Manager in the Midlands

Agile Delivery Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Delivery Manager in the Midlands

Agile Delivery Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Delivery Manager in the Midlands over the 6 months to 19 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Delivery Manager in the Midlands

Agile Delivery Manager
Contract Job Locations in the Midlands

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 Midlands region over the 6 months to 19 November 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
West Midlands -1 33 £575 +8.49% 8
East Midlands +7 5 £425 -10.53%
Agile Delivery Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Midlands region featuring Agile Delivery Manager in the job title.

1 38 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (52.63%) Scrum
3 19 (50.00%) User Stories
4 17 (44.74%) Kanban
5 9 (23.68%) Coaching
6 8 (21.05%) Service Design
6 8 (21.05%) Agile Coaching
7 6 (15.79%) Project Management
8 5 (13.16%) Retail
8 5 (13.16%) Agile Project Management
8 5 (13.16%) User Experience
9 4 (10.53%) Target Operating Model
9 4 (10.53%) Swim Lanes
9 4 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (7.89%) GAP Analysis
10 3 (7.89%) ITSM
10 3 (7.89%) Finance
10 3 (7.89%) ITIL
10 3 (7.89%) Data Analysis
10 3 (7.89%) Marketing
10 3 (7.89%) JIRA
10 3 (7.89%) Confluence
10 3 (7.89%) Dashboard Development
10 3 (7.89%) ServiceNow
11 2 (5.26%) OpenShift
11 2 (5.26%) DevOps
11 2 (5.26%) Line Management
11 2 (5.26%) Mentoring
11 2 (5.26%) Microservices
11 2 (5.26%) Continuous Delivery

Agile Delivery Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 3 (7.89%) Confluence
2 2 (5.26%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.26%) IaaS
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.26%) OpenShift
1 2 (5.26%) PaaS
2 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) MongoDB
1 2 (5.26%) NuoDB
1 2 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (5.26%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) JIRA
2 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.26%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.26%) Selenium
General
1 5 (13.16%) Retail
2 3 (7.89%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (5.26%) Web Services
2 1 (2.63%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) User Experience
2 2 (5.26%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (52.63%) Scrum
3 19 (50.00%) User Stories
4 17 (44.74%) Kanban
5 9 (23.68%) Coaching
6 8 (21.05%) Agile Coaching
6 8 (21.05%) Service Design
7 6 (15.79%) Project Management
8 5 (13.16%) Agile Project Management
9 4 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (10.53%) Swim Lanes
9 4 (10.53%) Target Operating Model
10 3 (7.89%) Dashboard Development
10 3 (7.89%) Data Analysis
10 3 (7.89%) GAP Analysis
10 3 (7.89%) ITIL
10 3 (7.89%) ITSM
11 2 (5.26%) Load Balancing
11 2 (5.26%) TDD
11 2 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (7.89%) ServiceNow
2 2 (5.26%) IBM
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.26%) Red Hat