Period
to 15 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 15 February 2019 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 West
6 months to
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 220 181 202
Rank change year-on-year -39 +21 +2
Contract jobs citing Agile Project Management 10 19 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.16% 0.36% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.44% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 16 6
South West median daily rate £500 £408 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.70% -4.12% -
10th Percentile £410 £306 £284
90th Percentile £587 £503 £625
England median daily rate £475 £500 £450
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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 West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,476 4,281 4,554
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 85.59% 82.20% 83.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,496 2,665 3,030
South West median daily rate £434 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.44% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £288 £256 £234
90th Percentile £600 £575 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £435
% change year-on-year +5.56% +3.45% +2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 240 175 285
South West median hourly rate £40.25 £30.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.97% -18.67% -3.85%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.77 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.75 £47.50
England median hourly rate £24.08 £24.09 £24.44
% change year-on-year -0.04% -1.43% +6.26%

Agile Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Agile Project Management in the South West

Agile Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

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

Agile Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Project Management in the South West over the 6 months to 15 February 2019.

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

Agile Project Management
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 15 February 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
Bristol -19 8 £500 +60.00% 2
Wiltshire -49 2 £438 +4.17%
Agile Project Management
England

For the 6 months to 15 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Agile Project Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Agile Project Management.

1 10 (100.00%) Project Management
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (40.00%) User Stories
2 4 (40.00%) SDLC
2 4 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (10.00%) Machine Learning
3 1 (10.00%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (10.00%) Acceptance Criteria
3 1 (10.00%) Data Science
3 1 (10.00%) Decision-Making
3 1 (10.00%) Apache NiFi
3 1 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Validation
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (10.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (10.00%) Apache
3 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (10.00%) Middleware

Agile Project Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (10.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Data Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Data Scientist
4 1 (10.00%) Digital Delivery Manager
4 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
4 1 (10.00%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Middleware Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Programme Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Data Scientist
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Software Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Apache NiFi
1 1 (10.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) Project Management
2 4 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (40.00%) SDLC
2 4 (40.00%) User Stories
3 1 (10.00%) Acceptance Criteria
3 1 (10.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Data Science
3 1 (10.00%) Decision-Making
3 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (10.00%) Machine Learning
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Virtual Servers