The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham 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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 6 18 21
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +3
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 100 53 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 12.22% 8.08% 5.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.56% 11.37% 7.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 35 10
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£375 £388 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +27.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £286 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £490 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £25.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.13 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+3.21% +7.69%
Agile Software Development
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
604 466 333
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 73.84% 71.04% 73.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 410 281 172
Average daily rate £375 £375 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £263 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 10 10
Average hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £10.50 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £31.00 £119.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 55 (34.16%) .NET
2 53 (32.92%) Scrum
3 45 (27.95%) SQL Server
4 41 (25.47%) MVC
5 40 (24.84%) TDD
6 33 (20.50%) C#
7 29 (18.01%) Stakeholder Management
7 29 (18.01%) BDD
8 28 (17.39%) Team Foundation Server
8 28 (17.39%) Python
8 28 (17.39%) Git (software)
9 27 (16.77%) HTML
9 27 (16.77%) Mentoring
10 26 (16.15%) JavaScript
11 25 (15.53%) CSS
11 25 (15.53%) Microsoft
12 24 (14.91%) Linux
12 24 (14.91%) Finance
13 22 (13.66%) Continuous Integration
14 21 (13.04%) Django
14 21 (13.04%) Subversion
14 21 (13.04%) PostgreSQL
14 21 (13.04%) Flask
15 20 (12.42%) TOGAF
15 20 (12.42%) Selenium
15 20 (12.42%) Security Cleared
15 20 (12.42%) ASP.NET
16 18 (11.18%) SQL
16 18 (11.18%) SOA
16 18 (11.18%) Debian

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 10 (6.21%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.48%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (1.86%) Node.js
4 2 (1.24%) CMS
4 2 (1.24%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.62%) Alfresco
5 1 (0.62%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.62%) Documentum
5 1 (0.62%) JBoss
5 1 (0.62%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.62%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (0.62%) Apache
5 1 (0.62%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.62%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.62%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (5.59%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.48%) MS Project
3 2 (1.24%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.62%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (2.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.62%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.24%) Google App Engine
2 2 (1.24%) Heroku
2 2 (1.24%) PaaS
2 2 (1.24%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (1.24%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 2 (1.24%) Office 365
3 1 (0.62%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.24%) ATM
1 2 (1.24%) GSM
1 2 (1.24%) SDH
1 2 (1.24%) UMTS
1 2 (1.24%) Ethernet
1 2 (1.24%) RNC
1 2 (1.24%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (0.62%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (27.95%) SQL Server
2 21 (13.04%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (4.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (3.73%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (3.11%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (2.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.86%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.24%) MySQL
8 2 (1.24%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.62%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.62%) OLAP Cube
9 1 (0.62%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.62%) QlikView
9 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.62%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.62%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 28 (17.39%) Team Foundation Server
1 28 (17.39%) Git (software)
2 21 (13.04%) Subversion
3 20 (12.42%) Selenium
4 12 (7.45%) Visual Studio
5 5 (3.11%) JIRA
6 4 (2.48%) MorphX
7 3 (1.86%) Grunt
8 2 (1.24%) SpecFlow
8 2 (1.24%) Axure RP
9 1 (0.62%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.62%) XMLUnit
9 1 (0.62%) Rhino Mocks
9 1 (0.62%) Moq
9 1 (0.62%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.62%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.62%) Hudson
9 1 (0.62%) Talend Open Studio
9 1 (0.62%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.62%) NUnit
General
1 24 (14.91%) Finance
2 7 (4.35%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.11%) Banking
3 5 (3.11%) Retail
3 5 (3.11%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.48%) Publishing
5 3 (1.86%) Legal
6 2 (1.24%) Games
7 1 (0.62%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.62%) Marketing
7 1 (0.62%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 73 (45.34%) Developer
2 27 (16.77%) Analyst
3 26 (16.15%) Python Developer
4 23 (14.29%) Business Analyst
5 18 (11.18%) .NET Developer
6 14 (8.70%) Project Manager
7 11 (6.83%) Architect
8 10 (6.21%) Senior Developer
9 9 (5.59%) Web Developer
9 9 (5.59%) C# Developer
10 7 (4.35%) Designer
10 7 (4.35%) Senior Python Developer
11 6 (3.73%) Front-End Developer
12 5 (3.11%) C# .NET Developer
12 5 (3.11%) Front-End Web Developer
13 3 (1.86%) AWS Architect
13 3 (1.86%) Digital Content Designer
13 3 (1.86%) Agile Business Analyst
13 3 (1.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 3 (1.86%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (34.16%) .NET
2 27 (16.77%) HTML
3 25 (15.53%) CSS
4 21 (13.04%) Django
4 21 (13.04%) Flask
5 20 (12.42%) ASP.NET
6 17 (10.56%) RESTful
7 16 (9.94%) jQuery
8 11 (6.83%) .NET Framework
8 11 (6.83%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (6.83%) HTML5
9 10 (6.21%) AngularJS
10 9 (5.59%) Web Services
11 8 (4.97%) WCF
12 7 (4.35%) CSS3
13 6 (3.73%) XML
14 5 (3.11%) Entity Framework
14 5 (3.11%) JSON
15 4 (2.48%) Backbone.js
15 4 (2.48%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.83%) User Experience
2 6 (3.73%) NHS
3 5 (3.11%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.48%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.48%) Social Media
5 2 (1.24%) W3C
5 2 (1.24%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.24%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.62%) iPad
6 1 (0.62%) iPhone
6 1 (0.62%) FMCG
6 1 (0.62%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.62%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.62%) Life Science
6 1 (0.62%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 24 (14.91%) Linux
2 18 (11.18%) Debian
2 18 (11.18%) Ubuntu
3 3 (1.86%) Windows
4 2 (1.24%) UNIX
4 2 (1.24%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.62%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.62%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (32.92%) Scrum
2 41 (25.47%) MVC
3 40 (24.84%) TDD
4 29 (18.01%) Stakeholder Management
4 29 (18.01%) BDD
5 27 (16.77%) Mentoring
6 22 (13.66%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (12.42%) TOGAF
8 18 (11.18%) SOA
8 18 (11.18%) Test Automation
9 16 (9.94%) Project Management
9 16 (9.94%) PRINCE2
10 13 (8.07%) Business Analysis
10 13 (8.07%) Microservices
10 13 (8.07%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
11 10 (6.21%) Unit Testing
12 9 (5.59%) CRM
13 8 (4.97%) Content Management
13 8 (4.97%) Use Case
13 8 (4.97%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 33 (20.50%) C#
2 28 (17.39%) Python
3 26 (16.15%) JavaScript
4 18 (11.18%) SQL
5 6 (3.73%) Java
6 4 (2.48%) PHP
6 4 (2.48%) X++
7 2 (1.24%) Ruby
8 1 (0.62%) Scala
8 1 (0.62%) XPath
8 1 (0.62%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.62%) C
8 1 (0.62%) Perl
8 1 (0.62%) C++
8 1 (0.62%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 20 (12.42%) Security Cleared
2 11 (6.83%) SC Cleared
3 7 (4.35%) ISEB
4 5 (3.11%) Degree
5 3 (1.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (1.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.24%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.24%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.62%) CBAP
7 1 (0.62%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.62%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.62%) MCITP
7 1 (0.62%) MCTS
7 1 (0.62%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.62%) PMP
7 1 (0.62%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.48%) QA
2 2 (1.24%) SLA
2 2 (1.24%) WCAG
3 1 (0.62%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 13 (8.07%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.62%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.62%) Puppet
Vendors
1 25 (15.53%) Microsoft
2 3 (1.86%) Oracle
3 2 (1.24%) Ericsson
3 2 (1.24%) HP
3 2 (1.24%) IBM
3 2 (1.24%) Adobe
3 2 (1.24%) Telerik
3 2 (1.24%) Google
3 2 (1.24%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 2 (1.24%) Nintex
4 1 (0.62%) Talend
4 1 (0.62%) Tableau
4 1 (0.62%) RedPrairie
4 1 (0.62%) Sitecore
4 1 (0.62%) DataFlux
4 1 (0.62%) Sun
4 1 (0.62%) SAP
4 1 (0.62%) OpenText
4 1 (0.62%) Ab Initio
4 1 (0.62%) Salesforce.com
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