The first table below looks at the demand for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Basingstoke region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 20 13 18
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 9 37 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 4.74% 14.68% 6.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.83% 17.21% 9.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 29 10
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£350 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £279 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £403 £526
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £348
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +4.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £37.25
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.38%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
115 215 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 60.53% 85.32% 72.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 124 80
Average daily rate £368 £350 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £290 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 9 13
Average hourly rate £31.00 £23.13 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.05% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.48 £18.00 £11.62
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £29.50 £41.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -1.58%
Agile Software Development
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Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Basingstoke region.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Agile Software Development.

1 10 (45.45%) Scrum
2 9 (40.91%) Web Development
3 8 (36.36%) HTML
4 7 (31.82%) C#
4 7 (31.82%) .NET
4 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET
4 7 (31.82%) MVC
4 7 (31.82%) TDD
4 7 (31.82%) Pair Programming
4 7 (31.82%) Kanban
4 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (31.82%) BDD
5 6 (27.27%) Ektron
5 6 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (27.27%) CMS
5 6 (27.27%) CSS
5 6 (27.27%) SQL
5 6 (27.27%) MySQL
5 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
6 5 (22.73%) HP
6 5 (22.73%) Linux
6 5 (22.73%) DSDM
6 5 (22.73%) SharePoint
6 5 (22.73%) E-Commerce
6 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
6 5 (22.73%) Web Services
6 5 (22.73%) Finance
6 5 (22.73%) Test-First Development
6 5 (22.73%) jQuery
6 5 (22.73%) Blog

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Agile Software Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (27.27%) CMS
2 5 (22.73%) SharePoint
2 5 (22.73%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (9.09%) WebSphere
3 2 (9.09%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (22.73%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) HTTP
2 1 (4.55%) Bluetooth
2 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) MySQL
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (9.09%) Hadoop
3 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 2 (9.09%) Big Data
3 2 (9.09%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (9.09%) SoapUI
3 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.55%) JIRA
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Retail
3 2 (9.09%) Games
4 1 (4.55%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Developer
2 7 (31.82%) Analyst
3 6 (27.27%) Test Analyst
4 5 (22.73%) C# Developer
4 5 (22.73%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (22.73%) Agile C# Developer
4 5 (22.73%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Web Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Web Test Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) ScrumMaster
6 2 (9.09%) Lead Architect
6 2 (9.09%) Agile Test Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Architect
6 2 (9.09%) Project Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Software Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Software Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Web Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Programmer
7 1 (4.55%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (36.36%) HTML
2 7 (31.82%) .NET
2 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET
2 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (27.27%) CSS
4 5 (22.73%) Web Services
4 5 (22.73%) jQuery
4 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 5 (22.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (18.18%) XML
6 2 (9.09%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (4.55%) SOAP
7 1 (4.55%) Spring
7 1 (4.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (4.55%) WCF
7 1 (4.55%) LINQ
7 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Blog
1 5 (22.73%) Inversion of Control
1 5 (22.73%) Xbox
2 2 (9.09%) Open Source
2 2 (9.09%) iSeries
3 1 (4.55%) Device Driver
3 1 (4.55%) Kindle
3 1 (4.55%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Linux
2 2 (9.09%) Windows
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.55%) UNIX
3 1 (4.55%) SUSE
3 1 (4.55%) Debian
3 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
3 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Scrum
2 9 (40.91%) Web Development
3 7 (31.82%) MVC
3 7 (31.82%) TDD
3 7 (31.82%) Pair Programming
3 7 (31.82%) Kanban
3 7 (31.82%) BDD
4 5 (22.73%) DSDM
4 5 (22.73%) E-Commerce
4 5 (22.73%) Test-First Development
5 4 (18.18%) Software Testing
5 4 (18.18%) Automated Testing
6 3 (13.64%) ITIL
6 3 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (13.64%) System Testing
7 2 (9.09%) Scalability Testing
7 2 (9.09%) Release Management
7 2 (9.09%) DevOps
7 2 (9.09%) Analytics
7 2 (9.09%) Scrum-ban
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) C#
2 6 (27.27%) SQL
3 4 (18.18%) Java
3 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.55%) C
4 1 (4.55%) C++
4 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 4 (18.18%) ISTQB
1 4 (18.18%) ISEB
2 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Ektron
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 5 (22.73%) HP
2 5 (22.73%) Twitter
3 2 (9.09%) Endeca
3 2 (9.09%) Google
3 2 (9.09%) Coremetrics
3 2 (9.09%) IBM
4 1 (4.55%) webMethods
4 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day plus Flexible working hours
Posted: 5 days ago