The median contractor rate for a Agile Project Manager was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 29 March 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
UK
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 478 445 445
Rank change year-on-year -33 0  
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Project Manager 127 207 181
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.28% 0.38% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.40% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 163 124
Median daily rate £475 £469 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.33% +5.45%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £529
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £425 £445
% change year-on-year +1.17% -4.38%  
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 42875 51263 50687
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.79% 95.24% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 27839 33245 30600
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1489 1590 2025
Median hourly rate £18.00 £18.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +7.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £11.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.25% +14.70%  

Agile Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Agile Project Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Agile Project Manager in the UK

Agile Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Project Manager in the UK

Agile Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Project Manager over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Project Manager in the UK

Agile Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Agile Project Manager in the UK

Agile Project Manager
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 29 March 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 -23 124 £475 - 33
London -7 80 £500 - 17
South East +1 19 £475 +3.26% 6
City of London -9 13 £531 +3.65% 1
Surrey -8 6 £575 +21.05% 1
Yorkshire +14 5 £411 +8.22% 6
West Midlands +13 5 £495 -4.80%
West Yorkshire +14 4 £410 +12.32% 3
Leeds +4 4 £410 +12.32% 2
South West -7 4 £388 +3.33% 1
Warwickshire - 4 £495 -
North West +28 3 £465 +16.25%
Milton Keynes -1 3 £431 +2.67%
Canary Wharf -1 3 £550 +25.71%
East of England -5 3 £388 -5.48% 2
Buckinghamshire -6 3 £431 +2.67% 2
Berkshire - 3 - - 2
Midlands - 3 £390 -
Scotland +24 2 £456 +7.35% 1
Edinburgh +19 2 £456 - 1
Kent +11 2 £475 -17.39%
Hampshire +7 2 £450 +0.27% 1
Liverpool +6 2 £465 +32.85%
Merseyside +3 2 £465 +32.85%
Coventry +1 2 £498 -4.32%
East Midlands -7 2 £600 +43.71% 1
Oxfordshire -7 2 £425 +41.66%
Devon - 2 £350 -
Leamington Spa - 2 £503 -
Exeter - 2 £350 -

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 featuring Agile Project Manager in the job title.

1 249 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 132 (53.01%) Project Management
3 95 (38.15%) Scrum
4 92 (36.95%) Stakeholder Management
5 85 (34.14%) Finance
6 64 (25.70%) PRINCE2
7 47 (18.88%) Waterfall
8 36 (14.46%) SDLC
9 33 (13.25%) JIRA
10 28 (11.24%) E-Commerce
11 24 (9.64%) Banking
12 19 (7.63%) Kanban
12 19 (7.63%) Agile Project Management
13 18 (7.23%) Project Governance
14 17 (6.83%) PMP
14 17 (6.83%) Analytics
14 17 (6.83%) Coaching
15 16 (6.43%) PMI Certification
16 15 (6.02%) Confluence
16 15 (6.02%) Software Delivery
17 14 (5.62%) Security Cleared
18 13 (5.22%) Programme Management
18 13 (5.22%) Microsoft
18 13 (5.22%) PMI
18 13 (5.22%) Analytical Skills
19 12 (4.82%) Continuous Improvement
19 12 (4.82%) Matrix Organization
19 12 (4.82%) Business Intelligence
19 12 (4.82%) CRM
19 12 (4.82%) Migration

Agile Project 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 15 (6.02%) Confluence
2 9 (3.61%) CMS
3 6 (2.41%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.80%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.40%) JBoss
6 1 (0.40%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.40%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.40%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (4.42%) MS Excel
1 11 (4.42%) MS Project
2 5 (2.01%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (2.01%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.61%) MS Office
4 1 (0.40%) Mingle
4 1 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.40%) Magento
2 1 (0.40%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.40%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (1.20%) Office 365
1 3 (1.20%) SaaS
2 1 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.40%) PaaS
2 1 (0.40%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.61%) Internet
2 2 (0.80%) Firewall
3 1 (0.40%) LAN
3 1 (0.40%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.40%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.01%) Big Data
2 2 (0.80%) Data Lake
2 2 (0.80%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (0.80%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.40%) GIS
3 1 (0.40%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 33 (13.25%) JIRA
2 1 (0.40%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.40%) JIRA Agile
2 1 (0.40%) VersionOne
2 1 (0.40%) Visual Studio
General
1 85 (34.14%) Finance
2 24 (9.64%) Banking
3 12 (4.82%) Marketing
4 11 (4.42%) Publishing
4 11 (4.42%) Retail
5 8 (3.21%) Law
6 6 (2.41%) Automotive
7 5 (2.01%) Manufacturing
7 5 (2.01%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.20%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.80%) Legal
10 1 (0.40%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.40%) Front Office
10 1 (0.40%) Games
10 1 (0.40%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.40%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.21%) Velocity
2 5 (2.01%) .NET
3 2 (0.80%) HTML
3 2 (0.80%) J2EE
3 2 (0.80%) JSP
3 2 (0.80%) Web Services
4 1 (0.40%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.40%) CSS
4 1 (0.40%) SOAP
4 1 (0.40%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.22%) Analytical Skills
1 13 (5.22%) PMI
2 5 (2.01%) User Experience
3 4 (1.61%) Data Centre
3 4 (1.61%) e-Learning
3 4 (1.61%) Internet of Things
3 4 (1.61%) Mobile App
3 4 (1.61%) Virtual Team
4 3 (1.20%) Equities
4 3 (1.20%) Fixed Income
4 3 (1.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (1.20%) Learning Management System
4 3 (1.20%) Management Information System
5 2 (0.80%) Credit Risk
5 2 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (0.80%) Fintech
6 1 (0.40%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.40%) EPoS
6 1 (0.40%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.40%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.61%) Windows
2 2 (0.80%) Android
2 2 (0.80%) Apple iOS
2 2 (0.80%) Unix
3 1 (0.40%) Linux
3 1 (0.40%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 249 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 132 (53.01%) Project Management
3 95 (38.15%) Scrum
4 92 (36.95%) Stakeholder Management
5 64 (25.70%) PRINCE2
6 47 (18.88%) Waterfall
7 36 (14.46%) SDLC
8 28 (11.24%) E-Commerce
9 19 (7.63%) Agile Project Management
9 19 (7.63%) Kanban
10 18 (7.23%) Project Governance
11 17 (6.83%) Analytics
11 17 (6.83%) Coaching
12 15 (6.02%) Software Delivery
13 13 (5.22%) Programme Management
14 12 (4.82%) Business Intelligence
14 12 (4.82%) Continuous Improvement
14 12 (4.82%) CRM
14 12 (4.82%) Migration
14 12 (4.82%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (4.02%) Java
2 6 (2.41%) C
3 3 (1.20%) C#
3 3 (1.20%) JavaScript
4 2 (0.80%) C++
4 2 (0.80%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (6.83%) PMP
2 16 (6.43%) PMI Certification
3 14 (5.62%) Security Cleared
4 10 (4.02%) SC Cleared
5 9 (3.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (2.01%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (1.20%) Degree
8 2 (0.80%) APMP
8 2 (0.80%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.40%) APMG
9 1 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.40%) MCSE
9 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.61%) PMO
2 8 (3.21%) QA
3 3 (1.20%) COBIT
4 2 (0.80%) IFRS
4 2 (0.80%) IFRS 9
5 1 (0.40%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.40%) FATCA
5 1 (0.40%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.40%) MiFID
5 1 (0.40%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.40%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (0.40%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.40%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (0.80%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 13 (5.22%) Microsoft
2 3 (1.20%) Adobe
2 3 (1.20%) CheckPoint
2 3 (1.20%) hybris
3 2 (0.80%) Atlassian
3 2 (0.80%) CA Agile Central
3 2 (0.80%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (0.40%) ATG
4 1 (0.40%) Citrix
4 1 (0.40%) Demandware
4 1 (0.40%) IBM
4 1 (0.40%) Informatica
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle
4 1 (0.40%) Planview
4 1 (0.40%) Saba
4 1 (0.40%) TIBCO
Southampton, Hampshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 20 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Executive Resource Group
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Intec Select
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £550 - £600 per day +
Posted: 6 days ago
London
TRG
Rate: 350-450 Per Day
Posted: 19 days ago