Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 21 November 2017 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 139 157 159
Rank change year-on-year +18 +2 -32
Contract jobs citing Agile Project Management 15 16 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.49% 0.45% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 0.52% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 17
West Yorkshire median daily rate £465 £360 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.17% -31.43% +9.38%
10th Percentile £399 £305 £368
90th Percentile £575 £475 £680
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £413 £525
% change year-on-year +9.09% -21.43% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2591 3084 3750
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 84.81% 86.29% 85.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1787 2026 2579
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £269 £263
90th Percentile £545 £550 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 62 109
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.90% -3.33% +3.45%
10th Percentile £9.25 £10.20 £9.25
90th Percentile £40.00 £30.63 £40.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.81 £14.50
% change year-on-year +8.05% +2.12% -

Agile Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Agile Project Management in West Yorkshire

Agile Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Project Management in West Yorkshire

Agile Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Project Management in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Project Management in West Yorkshire

Agile Project Management
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 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
Leeds +9 11 £465 +29.17% 2
Bradford +19 1 - -
Agile Project Management
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Agile Project Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Agile Project Management.

1 15 (100.00%) Project Management
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (53.33%) Scrum
3 7 (46.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 6 (40.00%) JIRA
4 6 (40.00%) Confluence
5 5 (33.33%) Trello
5 5 (33.33%) Kanban
5 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 5 (33.33%) User Stories
5 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 5 (33.33%) Slack
6 4 (26.67%) NHS
6 4 (26.67%) Finance
7 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
7 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
7 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
7 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (13.33%) APMP
8 2 (13.33%) Coaching
8 2 (13.33%) Open Source
8 2 (13.33%) Resource Management
8 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
8 2 (13.33%) Contract Management
9 1 (6.67%) Service Design
9 1 (6.67%) Virtual Team
9 1 (6.67%) Actionable Insight
9 1 (6.67%) Programme Delivery

Agile Project Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 6 (40.00%) Confluence
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Slack
1 5 (33.33%) Trello
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) JIRA
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Analyst
1 5 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Project Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Business Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Scrum Master
4 2 (13.33%) IT Manager
4 2 (13.33%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Product Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Product Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Scrum Master
5 1 (6.67%) Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Digital Agile Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Digital Delivery Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Java Technical Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Migration Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Product Manager
5 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Telecoms Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) NHS
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (100.00%) Project Management
2 8 (53.33%) Scrum
3 7 (46.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (33.33%) Kanban
4 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 5 (33.33%) User Stories
5 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (13.33%) Coaching
6 2 (13.33%) Contract Management
6 2 (13.33%) Open Source
6 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
6 2 (13.33%) Resource Management
7 1 (6.67%) Acceptance Criteria
7 1 (6.67%) Actionable Insight
7 1 (6.67%) Programme Delivery
7 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) APMP
3 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (6.67%) Degree
4 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Capita
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.67%) Progress