Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 17 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
England > South East
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 343 344 382
Rank change year-on-year +1 +38 -23
Contract jobs citing Agile Project Management 34 38 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.20% 0.23% 0.066%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.27% 0.082%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 15 14
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +4.29% +3.82%
10th Percentile £400 £360 £310
90th Percentile £615 £563 £526
England median daily rate £500 £450 £435
% change year-on-year +11.11% +3.45% -8.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East 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 the South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 13966 13858 15814
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 82.90% 82.60% 80.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 8365 8369 9417
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.56%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £255
90th Percentile £575 £563 £533
England median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 459 551 606
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £26.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.54% - +48.57%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £50.00 £48.49
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.03 £22.50
% change year-on-year -0.12% +6.80% +18.42%

Agile Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Agile Project Management in the South East

Agile Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Project Management in the South East

Agile Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Project Management in the South East over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Project Management in the South East

Agile Project Management
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 17 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
West Sussex +6 14 £450 -3.23% 1
Thames Valley -11 9 £475 +22.74% 2
East Sussex +3 5 £413 -28.26%
Buckinghamshire -30 5 £488 +26.95% 2
Surrey -16 3 £700 -
Berkshire - 3 £425 -
Hampshire +3 2 £325 -25.71%
Oxfordshire +1 1 - -
Kent -19 1 - -
Agile Project Management
England

For the 6 months to 17 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 South East region with a requirement for Agile Project Management.

1 34 (100.00%) Project Management
1 34 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (58.82%) Scrum
3 16 (47.06%) User Stories
4 13 (38.24%) Service Delivery
5 11 (32.35%) Coaching
6 10 (29.41%) Mentoring
7 8 (23.53%) Finance
8 7 (20.59%) PRINCE2
9 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
9 3 (8.82%) VMware
9 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
9 3 (8.82%) Citrix
9 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (8.82%) Windows
9 3 (8.82%) MCSE
9 3 (8.82%) SQL
9 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (8.82%) Skype for Business
9 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (8.82%) Open Source
9 3 (8.82%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 3 (8.82%) Service Design
9 3 (8.82%) Actionable Insight
10 2 (5.88%) Virtual Desktop
10 2 (5.88%) Data Ingestion
10 2 (5.88%) Elastic Stack
10 2 (5.88%) Windows Server
10 2 (5.88%) Workday

Agile Project Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (8.82%) Skype for Business
2 2 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.94%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle Assets
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) DOCSIS
1 1 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) Big Data
1 2 (5.88%) Hadoop
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (2.94%) Apache Hive
2 1 (2.94%) Clusterpoint
2 1 (2.94%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) JIRA
2 1 (2.94%) VersionOne
General
1 8 (23.53%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Retail
2 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (47.06%) Scrum Master
2 5 (14.71%) Product Manager
2 5 (14.71%) Project Manager
3 3 (8.82%) Architect
4 2 (5.88%) ERP Manager
4 2 (5.88%) Programme Manager
5 1 (2.94%) Administrator
5 1 (2.94%) Developer
5 1 (2.94%) Development Manager
5 1 (2.94%) Development Project Manager
5 1 (2.94%) Implementation Manager
5 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (2.94%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (2.94%) IT Manager
5 1 (2.94%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (2.94%) Software Development Manager
5 1 (2.94%) Storage Architect
5 1 (2.94%) Technical Architect
5 1 (2.94%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) Elastic Stack
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.88%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.88%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Windows
1 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (5.88%) Linux
2 2 (5.88%) Windows Server
2 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.94%) Unix
3 1 (2.94%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 34 (100.00%) Project Management
2 20 (58.82%) Scrum
3 16 (47.06%) User Stories
4 13 (38.24%) Service Delivery
5 11 (32.35%) Coaching
6 10 (29.41%) Mentoring
7 7 (20.59%) PRINCE2
8 3 (8.82%) Actionable Insight
8 3 (8.82%) Open Source
8 3 (8.82%) Service Design
8 3 (8.82%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 2 (5.88%) Analytical Thinking
9 2 (5.88%) Data Ingestion
9 2 (5.88%) Data Protection
9 2 (5.88%) Data Visualisation
9 2 (5.88%) Information Assurance
9 2 (5.88%) Product Management
9 2 (5.88%) Programme Delivery
9 2 (5.88%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.82%) SQL
2 1 (2.94%) C
2 1 (2.94%) Java
2 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.94%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) MCSE
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.88%) GSAE
3 1 (2.94%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.94%) Degree
3 1 (2.94%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.94%) MCP
3 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) GAAP
1 2 (5.88%) SLA
2 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Virtual Desktop
1 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (5.88%) XenApp
2 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.94%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) Kibana
Vendors
1 3 (8.82%) Citrix
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
1 3 (8.82%) VMware
2 2 (5.88%) Cisco
2 2 (5.88%) Cloudera
2 2 (5.88%) Hortonworks
2 2 (5.88%) NetApp
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle
2 2 (5.88%) Workday
3 1 (2.94%) CA Agile Central