Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Agile Project Manager was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 6 months to 23 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 > Scotland
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 174 174 182
Rank change year-on-year 0 +8 -6
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Project Manager 13 12 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.26% 0.28% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.29% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 7
Scotland median daily rate £450 £480 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.15% +27.87% +3.45%
10th Percentile £370 £361 £269
90th Percentile £508 £526 £473
UK median daily rate £485 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate £42.00 - -
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 Scotland. 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
Scotland
Contract vacancies in Scotland with a recognized job title 4811 4105 5837
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.40% 94.72% 94.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2742 2412 3018
Scotland median daily rate £388 £356 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.85% -2.47% -2.67%
10th Percentile £225 £225 £229
90th Percentile £531 £494 £500
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 142 118 123
Scotland median hourly rate £20.21 £16.16 £23.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.08% -30.80% +33.43%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £45.00 £43.00 £49.40
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 Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Agile Project Manager in Scotland

Agile Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Project Manager in Scotland

Agile Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Project Manager in Scotland over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Project Manager in Scotland

Agile Project Manager
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 6 months to 23 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
Edinburgh -7 8 £450 +1.29% 1
Glasgow -11 4 £475 -5.00% 1
Highlands - 1 - -
Agile Project Manager
UK

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 Scotland region featuring Agile Project Manager in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 5 (38.46%) Scrum
3 4 (30.77%) Project Management
4 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
4 3 (23.08%) Java
4 3 (23.08%) Degree
5 2 (15.38%) C#
5 2 (15.38%) Banking
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (15.38%) Kanban
5 2 (15.38%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
5 2 (15.38%) .NET
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
5 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (15.38%) Python
5 2 (15.38%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (15.38%) Migration
5 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (15.38%) Coaching
5 2 (15.38%) Project Planning
6 1 (7.69%) User Experience
6 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (7.69%) Matrix Organization
6 1 (7.69%) Collaborative Working
6 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
6 1 (7.69%) Validation
6 1 (7.69%) VMware
6 1 (7.69%) Windows

Agile Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 (7.69%) IIS
1 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
1 1 (7.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Banking
2 2 (15.38%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (7.69%) Financial Institution
3 1 (7.69%) Investment Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (7.69%) PMI
1 1 (7.69%) SCADA
1 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Scrum
3 4 (30.77%) Project Management
4 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
5 2 (15.38%) Coaching
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (15.38%) Kanban
5 2 (15.38%) Migration
5 2 (15.38%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (15.38%) Project Planning
5 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (7.69%) Dependency Management
6 1 (7.69%) Issue Tracking
6 1 (7.69%) Matrix Organization
6 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
6 1 (7.69%) System Integration Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) User Stories
6 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) Java
2 2 (15.38%) C#
2 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
2 2 (15.38%) Python
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
3 1 (7.69%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 1 (7.69%) GAMP
1 1 (7.69%) GMP
1 1 (7.69%) GxP
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.69%) VMware
1 1 (7.69%) Wonderware