Introduction to Research:

The aim of this survey is to understand the how success is measured at the end of an iteration or sprint in agile projects or a phase for non-agile projects. Projects are a form of temporary organization that produces something unique and delivers a defined output that can be used.

Guidance on survey completion:
  • The survey is targeted at anyone who has participated in a project in the last 10 years.
  • Answer the questions from the perspective of your most recently completed project.
  • The survey should take no more than 7 minutes.
  • Your participation is voluntary.
  • Your individual responses will be kept confidential.
  • Mandatory questions are noted with an asterisk (*).
  • There is no payment for participation in the study.
You are entitled to download the results from a 2019 survey on Project Management & Agile Projects. The download link will be provided after you select the done button to complete the survey.
 
Thank you in advance for your participation.  If you have any difficulty, please contact us at gjg@pm-ds-study.com. You can find out further information on the study at the following site: https://www.pm-ds-study.com/project-measurement-research/.
 
Best regards, Gloria J. Miller & Robert Trender

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* 1. What was your major role in the project? (Select one)

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* 2. What methodology or framework most closely describes the one used in the project? (Select one)

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* 3. Who was the main customer for the project outcome? (Select one)

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* 4. What was the main business goal for the project? (Slide marker towards closes answer)

To maintain business operations, improve or extend existing products, increase productivity or performance To create or sustain a strategic position in the market or business
i We adjusted the number you entered based on the slider’s scale.

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* 5. How successful was the project overall?  (Select one)

  failure not fully successful mixed successful very successful
Overall

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* 6. What metric or measure was used to evaluate the outcome (success, failure, progress) at the end of each project iteration, sprint, or phase? (List at least one metric/measure)

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* 9. Team Size. How many individual people (headcount) were in the core project team? (Enter a number)

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* 10. Project Start Year. What year did the project start? (Enter year as YYYY)

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* 11. Duration (Months). What was the duration of the project in months? (Enter a number)

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* 12. Time. How successful was the project in meeting project time goals?  (Select one)

  > 60% over time 45%–59% over time 30%–44% over time 15%–29% over time 1%–14% over time on time ahead of schedule Don't Know
Time goal

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* 13. Budget. How successful was the project in meeting project budget goals? (Select one)

  > 60% over budget 45%–59% over budget 30%–44% over budget 15%–29% over budget 1%–14% over budget on budget under budget Don't Know
Budget goal

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* 14. Scope. How successful was the project in meeting scope and requirements goals?  (Select one)

  > 60% requirements missed 45%–59% requirements missed 30%–44% requirements missed 15%–29% requirements missed 1%–14% requirements missed requirements met requirements exceeded Don't Know
Scope goal

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* 15. Study results. If you wish to receive a summary of the analysis, please provide your email address. It will only be used to provide you a copy of the report.

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* 16. Do you have any comments or further input? You can include your contact details if you wish to be interviewed for the study.

Thank you for your participation.  Upon selecting done, you will receive a link to download the results from a 2019 survey on Project Management & Agile Projects.

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