Period
to 22 October 2018

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 22 October 2018 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
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 211 177 191
Rank change year-on-year -34 +14 +22
Contract jobs citing Agile Project Management 7 20 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.11% 0.36% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.44% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 13
South West median daily rate £475 £420 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.10% -6.67% +29.50%
10th Percentile £393 £325 £325
90th Percentile £618 £530 £552
England median daily rate £475 £500 £450
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £65.00 - -

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 5,222 4,574 4,733
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 85.48% 83.10% 81.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,229 2,890 3,141
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £275 £255 £238
90th Percentile £575 £538 £550
England median daily rate £473 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 230 190 262
South West median hourly rate £41.53 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.66% - -6.67%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.79 £12.63
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.88 £47.50
England median hourly rate £21.00 £24.82 £22.50
% change year-on-year -15.39% +10.31% +3.97%

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 22 October 2018.

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 22 October 2018. 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 -11 5 £563 -25.00% 1
Wiltshire -24 1 £375 -10.71%
Somerset - 1 - - 1
Agile Project Management
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, 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 7 (100.00%) Project Management
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) ITSM
2 2 (28.57%) Workflow
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Change Control
2 2 (28.57%) ServiceNow
3 1 (14.29%) Anaplan
3 1 (14.29%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (14.29%) Prototyping
3 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (14.29%) User Stories
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) Data Entry
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (14.29%) Fiserv
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
3 1 (14.29%) Validation
3 1 (14.29%) Quality Management
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Billing
3 1 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (14.29%) Requirements Management
3 1 (14.29%) JIRA
3 1 (14.29%) Resource Management
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner

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:

Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) ServiceNow Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
3 1 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Change Control
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) ITSM
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Workflow
3 1 (14.29%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (14.29%) Data Entry
3 1 (14.29%) Data Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
3 1 (14.29%) Prototyping
3 1 (14.29%) Requirements Management
3 1 (14.29%) Resource Management
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (14.29%) User Stories
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) ServiceNow
2 1 (14.29%) Anaplan
2 1 (14.29%) Fiserv