Period
to 26 July 2017

The median contractor rate for an Agile Development Manager was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 26 July 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 Development Manager
UK
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 810 848 841
Rank change year-on-year +38 -7 -38
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Development Manager 34 54 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.036% 0.049% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.052% 0.055%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 39 40
UK median daily rate £525 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.53% - -
10th Percentile £433 £385 £355
90th Percentile £627 £625 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £475 £439
% change year-on-year +5.26% +8.26% -6.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 90298 104385 106998
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.82% 95.01% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 58587 67947 66244
UK median daily rate £430 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% +1.01%
10th Percentile £263 £255 £233
90th Percentile £620 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2889 3090 4140
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.63% +8.57% +2.94%
10th Percentile £10.91 £10.40 £10.50
90th Percentile £49.60 £47.33 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.77 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -6.47% +11.76% +1.49%

Agile Development Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Agile Development Manager in the UK

Agile Development Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Development Manager in the UK

Agile Development Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Development Manager over the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Development Manager in the UK

Agile Development Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Agile Development Manager in the UK

Agile Development Manager
Top 12 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Development Manager within the UK over the 6 months to 26 July 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
England +31 33 £538 +13.16% 9
UK excluding London +49 18 £500 +5.26% 4
London +18 16 £550 +15.79% 5
South East +47 10 £500 +3.90% 2
Midlands +32 4 - -
East Midlands -7 4 - -
North of England +56 2 £525 +7.69% 1
Scotland +40 1 £488 +21.88%
North West +35 1 £550 +4.76% 1
Yorkshire +32 1 £500 +6.67%
West Midlands +30 1 - -
South West +2 1 £488 +2.63%

Agile Development Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 July 2017, Agile Development 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 featuring Agile Development Manager in the job title.

1 34 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (41.18%) Project Management
3 11 (32.35%) Scrum
4 10 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (26.47%) Finance
6 8 (23.53%) Change Management
7 6 (17.65%) JavaScript
7 6 (17.65%) JIRA
7 6 (17.65%) Kanban
7 6 (17.65%) Coaching
7 6 (17.65%) Software Delivery
8 5 (14.71%) Analytics
8 5 (14.71%) Confluence
8 5 (14.71%) TDD
8 5 (14.71%) Java
8 5 (14.71%) C#
9 4 (11.76%) .NET
9 4 (11.76%) Data Analysis
9 4 (11.76%) Project Governance
9 4 (11.76%) Waterfall
9 4 (11.76%) Computer Science
9 4 (11.76%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
10 3 (8.82%) Microservices
10 3 (8.82%) Apache Spark
10 3 (8.82%) SDLC
10 3 (8.82%) QA
10 3 (8.82%) Web Analytics
10 3 (8.82%) Hadoop
10 3 (8.82%) BDD
10 3 (8.82%) Product Management

Agile Development Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 5 (14.71%) Confluence
2 3 (8.82%) Apache Spark
3 2 (5.88%) Apache Solr
3 2 (5.88%) CMS
4 1 (2.94%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (2.94%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.94%) GitHub
1 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) Big Data
1 3 (8.82%) Hadoop
2 2 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.94%) MySQL
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (17.65%) JIRA
2 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (26.47%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Publishing
3 2 (5.88%) Retail
3 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.94%) Advertising
4 1 (2.94%) Banking
4 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) .NET
2 2 (5.88%) AngularJS
2 2 (5.88%) HTML
2 2 (5.88%) Lucene
2 2 (5.88%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (2.94%) Akka
3 1 (2.94%) Angular 2
3 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.94%) CSS
3 1 (2.94%) HTML5
3 1 (2.94%) Kafka
3 1 (2.94%) Play Framework
3 1 (2.94%) Sass
3 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.88%) Tandem
3 1 (2.94%) Fintech
3 1 (2.94%) FMCG
3 1 (2.94%) User Experience
3 1 (2.94%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Android
1 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (41.18%) Project Management
3 11 (32.35%) Scrum
4 10 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (23.53%) Change Management
6 6 (17.65%) Coaching
6 6 (17.65%) Kanban
6 6 (17.65%) Software Delivery
7 5 (14.71%) Analytics
7 5 (14.71%) TDD
8 4 (11.76%) Data Analysis
8 4 (11.76%) Project Governance
8 4 (11.76%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
8 4 (11.76%) Waterfall
9 3 (8.82%) BDD
9 3 (8.82%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (8.82%) DevOps
9 3 (8.82%) Machine Learning
9 3 (8.82%) Microservices
9 3 (8.82%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.65%) JavaScript
2 5 (14.71%) C#
2 5 (14.71%) Java
3 2 (5.88%) Scala
3 2 (5.88%) SPARQL
4 1 (2.94%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.94%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.94%) Adobe