The median contractor rate for a Agile Product Owner was £418 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 30 April 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 Product Owner
UK
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 579 631 631
Rank change year-on-year +52 0  
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Product Owner 21 27 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.045% 0.048% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.048% 0.051% 0.013%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 23 3
Median daily rate £418 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.10% +11.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £390 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £700 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £446 £500 £425
% change year-on-year -10.75% +17.64%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
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 43831 53159 52965
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.58% 95.10% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 28449 34627 32119
Median daily rate £433 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.76% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £263 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year +1.13% +5.46%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1436 1538 2125
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £44.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.83
% change year-on-year - +4.01%  

Agile Product Owner
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Agile Product Owner in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Agile Product Owner in the UK

Agile Product Owner
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Product Owner in the UK

Agile Product Owner
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Product Owner over the 3 months to 30 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Product Owner in the UK

Agile Product Owner
Top 22 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Product Owner within the UK over the 3 months to 30 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +44 16 £396 -16.57% 10
London +19 8 £325 -31.21% 6
Scotland - 4 £550 -
City of London -8 3 £285 - 1
Glasgow - 3 £625 -
Midlands - 3 - -
South East - 2 £396 - 2
West Yorkshire +23 1 £500 -16.66% 2
Yorkshire +19 1 £500 -16.66% 2
Leeds +16 1 £500 -16.66% 1
East Midlands -2 1 £475 -
South West - 1 £303 -
Fife - 1 £400 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £475 -
East Sussex - 1 £375 -
Berkshire - 1 £418 -
Somerset - 1 £303 -
Slough - 1 £418 -
Brighton - 1 £375 -
Kirkcaldy - 1 £400 -
Nottingham - 1 £475 -
Taunton - 1 £303 -

Agile Product Owner Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 2017, Agile Product Owner 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 Product Owner in the job title.

1 39 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (64.10%) Scrum
3 19 (48.72%) User Stories
4 9 (23.08%) JIRA
5 8 (20.51%) Kanban
5 8 (20.51%) Microsoft Excel
6 7 (17.95%) SharePoint
6 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Project
6 7 (17.95%) MS Visio
6 7 (17.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 7 (17.95%) User Experience
7 6 (15.38%) TDD
7 6 (15.38%) Finance
8 5 (12.82%) Translating Business Requirements
8 5 (12.82%) Confluence
9 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (10.26%) Coaching
9 4 (10.26%) Wireframes
9 4 (10.26%) E-Commerce
9 4 (10.26%) Marketing
10 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (7.69%) BDD
11 2 (5.13%) Digital Media
11 2 (5.13%) Advertising
11 2 (5.13%) Product Management
11 2 (5.13%) Continuous Delivery
11 2 (5.13%) Software Delivery
11 2 (5.13%) Trello
11 2 (5.13%) Looker
11 2 (5.13%) Greenfield Project

Agile Product Owner 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 7 (17.95%) SharePoint
2 5 (12.82%) Confluence
3 1 (2.56%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (20.51%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (17.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Project
2 7 (17.95%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Trello
2 1 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) Looker
2 1 (2.56%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 9 (23.08%) JIRA
2 1 (2.56%) Cucumber
General
1 6 (15.38%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Marketing
3 2 (5.13%) Advertising
3 2 (5.13%) Banking
3 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.56%) Billing
4 1 (2.56%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Electronics
4 1 (2.56%) Games
4 1 (2.56%) Legal
4 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) Gherkin
1 1 (2.56%) JSON
1 1 (2.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) User Experience
2 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.13%) Digital Media
3 2 (5.13%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.56%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Online Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (64.10%) Scrum
3 19 (48.72%) User Stories
4 8 (20.51%) Kanban
5 6 (15.38%) TDD
6 5 (12.82%) Translating Business Requirements
7 4 (10.26%) Coaching
7 4 (10.26%) E-Commerce
7 4 (10.26%) Wireframes
8 3 (7.69%) BDD
8 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (5.13%) Business Analysis
9 2 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (5.13%) Continuous Delivery
9 2 (5.13%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 2 (5.13%) Product Management
9 2 (5.13%) Service Design
9 2 (5.13%) Software Delivery
9 2 (5.13%) Web Design
10 1 (2.56%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.56%) C
1 1 (2.56%) C++
1 1 (2.56%) PHP
1 1 (2.56%) Python
1 1 (2.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) Degree
1 2 (5.13%) ISEB
2 1 (2.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 1 (2.56%) Adobe
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.56%) MicroStrategy
1 1 (2.56%) SAP
1 1 (2.56%) WorldPay
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