Period
to 20 January 2019

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 20 January 2019.

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
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 213 228 243
Rank change year-on-year +15 +15 -13
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Delivery Manager 30 21 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.41% 0.27% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.28% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 14 8
Midlands median daily rate £525 £528 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.47% +2.93% -2.38%
10th Percentile £408 £421 £428
90th Percentile £600 £600 £590
England median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +3.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

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 7,030 7,408 8,463
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.13% 94.99% 95.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,436 4,628 5,145
Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £250 £213 £215
90th Percentile £568 £550 £550
England median daily rate £465 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 304 366 364
Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £15.78 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.74% +5.17% -1.64%
10th Percentile £10.25 £9.83 £10.00
90th Percentile £37.50 £45.00 £39.63
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year +1.08% - -

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 20 January 2019.

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 20 January 2019. 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 -6 27 £525 -2.78% 5
East Midlands +9 2 £419 -9.46%
Agile Delivery Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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 30 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (60.00%) Scrum
2 18 (60.00%) Kanban
3 16 (53.33%) User Stories
4 12 (40.00%) Agile Coaching
5 10 (33.33%) Coaching
6 6 (20.00%) User Experience
7 4 (13.33%) Service Design
7 4 (13.33%) Agile Project Management
7 4 (13.33%) Confluence
7 4 (13.33%) Finance
7 4 (13.33%) JIRA
7 4 (13.33%) Project Management
8 3 (10.00%) Web Services
8 3 (10.00%) ITIL
8 3 (10.00%) PaaS
8 3 (10.00%) IaaS
8 3 (10.00%) Marketing
9 2 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
9 2 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (6.67%) Release Management
9 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
9 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
9 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
9 2 (6.67%) SaaS
9 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
9 2 (6.67%) NuoDB
9 2 (6.67%) MongoDB
9 2 (6.67%) RabbitMQ
9 2 (6.67%) PostgreSQL

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 4 (13.33%) Confluence
2 2 (6.67%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) IaaS
1 3 (10.00%) PaaS
2 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.67%) OpenShift
2 2 (6.67%) SaaS
3 1 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.33%) Slack
3 1 (3.33%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) MongoDB
1 2 (6.67%) NuoDB
1 2 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (6.67%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) JIRA
2 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.67%) Selenium
3 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Marketing
3 2 (6.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) Web Services
2 2 (6.67%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (3.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) User Experience
2 1 (3.33%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (60.00%) Kanban
2 18 (60.00%) Scrum
3 16 (53.33%) User Stories
4 12 (40.00%) Agile Coaching
5 10 (33.33%) Coaching
6 4 (13.33%) Agile Project Management
6 4 (13.33%) Project Management
6 4 (13.33%) Service Design
7 3 (10.00%) ITIL
8 2 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (6.67%) CRM
8 2 (6.67%) Dashboard Development
8 2 (6.67%) ITSM
8 2 (6.67%) Load Balancing
8 2 (6.67%) Process Improvement
8 2 (6.67%) Release Management
8 2 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) APMG
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (6.67%) IBM
1 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
1 2 (6.67%) ServiceNow
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft