Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Agile Project Manager was £501 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 18 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
England > South East
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 309 326 346
Rank change year-on-year +17 +20 +9
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Project Manager 62 59 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.37% 0.35% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.37% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 47 34
South East median daily rate £501 £500 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.25% +18.34% +5.63%
10th Percentile £383 £413 £317
90th Percentile £575 £575 £488
England median daily rate £485 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
South East median hourly rate £37.00 - -
England median hourly rate £45.00 £30.75 -
% change year-on-year +46.34% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Contract vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 15783 15735 18560
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.53% 94.00% 94.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 9360 9373 10883
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +7.64%
10th Percentile £238 £225 £230
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 642 780 923
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% +12.50%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.25 £10.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.75 £47.45
England median hourly rate £18.66 £18.50 £17.89
% change year-on-year +0.84% +3.41% +8.42%

Agile Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Agile Project Manager in the South East

Agile Project Manager
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 Manager in the South East.

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

Agile Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Project Manager in the South East over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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

Agile Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Project Manager in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Agile Project Manager in the South East

Agile Project Manager
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 Manager within the South East region over the 6 months to 18 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
Thames Valley +9 35 £478 -4.50% 2
Surrey -23 16 £513 -2.38% 2
Oxfordshire +4 14 £525 +5.00%
Buckinghamshire -21 13 £408 -6.86% 1
Hampshire +17 8 £490 +24.44%
Berkshire +16 8 £325 -34.38% 1
West Sussex -7 1 £390 -25.71%
M4 Corridor - 1 - -
East Sussex - 1 - -
Agile Project Manager
England

Agile Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 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 South East region featuring Agile Project Manager in the job title.

1 62 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (45.16%) Scrum
2 28 (45.16%) Project Management
3 26 (41.94%) Finance
4 16 (25.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (24.19%) Waterfall
6 14 (22.58%) Retail
7 13 (20.97%) JIRA
8 12 (19.35%) Software Delivery
9 11 (17.74%) PRINCE2
10 10 (16.13%) Change Management
11 9 (14.52%) Confluence
12 8 (12.90%) PMP
12 8 (12.90%) PMI Certification
12 8 (12.90%) Coaching
12 8 (12.90%) PMO
12 8 (12.90%) Matrix Organization
13 7 (11.29%) Analytics
13 7 (11.29%) Programme Management
13 7 (11.29%) Kanban
14 6 (9.68%) Banking
14 6 (9.68%) DV Cleared
14 6 (9.68%) Security Cleared
14 6 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
14 6 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
15 5 (8.06%) Computer Science
15 5 (8.06%) Degree
15 5 (8.06%) Microsoft
15 5 (8.06%) Microsoft Project
15 5 (8.06%) ITIL

Agile Project Manager Skill Set
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 9 (14.52%) Confluence
2 4 (6.45%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.45%) WebSphere
3 3 (4.84%) OpenStack
4 2 (3.23%) CMS
5 1 (1.61%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 5 (8.06%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (6.45%) MS Visio
3 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (1.61%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.45%) IaaS
2 4 (6.45%) PaaS
3 2 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.61%) Big Data
1 1 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (1.61%) Power BI
1 1 (1.61%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 13 (20.97%) JIRA
2 3 (4.84%) GitLab
2 3 (4.84%) Jenkins
General
1 26 (41.94%) Finance
2 14 (22.58%) Retail
3 6 (9.68%) Banking
4 4 (6.45%) Manufacturing
4 4 (6.45%) Publishing
4 4 (6.45%) Telecoms
5 3 (4.84%) Marketing
6 2 (3.23%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.61%) Automotive
7 1 (1.61%) Electronics
7 1 (1.61%) Games
7 1 (1.61%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.23%) Velocity
2 1 (1.61%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.06%) Computer Science
1 5 (8.06%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.45%) PMI
3 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.23%) Public Cloud
3 2 (3.23%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.61%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.61%) FMCG
4 1 (1.61%) Internet of Things
4 1 (1.61%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.61%) Social Media
4 1 (1.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.84%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (45.16%) Project Management
2 28 (45.16%) Scrum
3 16 (25.81%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (24.19%) Waterfall
5 12 (19.35%) Software Delivery
6 11 (17.74%) PRINCE2
7 10 (16.13%) Change Management
8 8 (12.90%) Coaching
8 8 (12.90%) Matrix Organization
9 7 (11.29%) Analytics
9 7 (11.29%) Kanban
9 7 (11.29%) Programme Management
10 6 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (8.06%) ITIL
11 5 (8.06%) SDLC
12 4 (6.45%) Collaborative Working
12 4 (6.45%) Project Governance
12 4 (6.45%) Resource Allocation
12 4 (6.45%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.23%) Java
2 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.61%) PHP
2 1 (1.61%) Python
2 1 (1.61%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (12.90%) PMI Certification
1 8 (12.90%) PMP
2 6 (9.68%) DV Cleared
2 6 (9.68%) Security Cleared
3 5 (8.06%) Degree
4 2 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.61%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.61%) Master's Degree
5 1 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.90%) PMO
2 2 (3.23%) QA
3 1 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (6.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (8.06%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.23%) Oracle
3 1 (1.61%) SAP
3 1 (1.61%) Siebel
3 1 (1.61%) Tableau