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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 2 8 9
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 171 69 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 24.29% 10.47% 10.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 29.90% 13.64% 14.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 45 43
Median daily rate £425 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £290 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £574 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £43.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +20.83%
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
572 506 464
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 81.25% 76.78% 71.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 355 322 307
Median daily rate £425 £383 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 21 11
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.73 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.18 £49.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing Agile Software Development as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 7 December 2016.

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 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 94 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 90 (27.36%) HTML
3 78 (23.71%) JavaScript
4 75 (22.80%) .NET
4 75 (22.80%) CSS
5 73 (22.19%) Scrum
6 68 (20.67%) CRM
7 66 (20.06%) Finance
8 62 (18.84%) C#
9 60 (18.24%) Java
10 58 (17.63%) Dynamics CRM
11 52 (15.81%) .NET Framework
12 46 (13.98%) Visual Studio
13 44 (13.37%) Continuous Integration
14 42 (12.77%) SQL
15 41 (12.46%) MVC
15 41 (12.46%) Waterfall
16 40 (12.16%) Web Services
17 38 (11.55%) WCF
18 35 (10.64%) DevOps
19 34 (10.33%) Configuration Management
20 33 (10.03%) OO
21 32 (9.73%) Microsoft Azure
21 32 (9.73%) Open Source
22 31 (9.42%) Dynamics AX
22 31 (9.42%) Subversion
23 30 (9.12%) AngularJS
24 29 (8.81%) Git (software)
25 28 (8.51%) jQuery
26 27 (8.21%) Manufacturing

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 18 (5.47%) SharePoint
2 17 (5.17%) JBoss
3 15 (4.56%) Apache ServiceMix
3 15 (4.56%) BizTalk Server
4 12 (3.65%) Confluence
4 12 (3.65%) Mule
5 10 (3.04%) Apache
6 6 (1.82%) CMS
7 5 (1.52%) Tomcat
7 5 (1.52%) WebLogic
8 4 (1.22%) Documentum
8 4 (1.22%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (0.91%) Mule ESB
9 3 (0.91%) nginx
10 2 (0.61%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.30%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.30%) Kentico
11 1 (0.30%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.30%) Skype for Business
11 1 (0.30%) WordPress
Applications
1 22 (6.69%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.22%) MS Visio
2 4 (1.22%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.91%) Fireworks
4 2 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.61%) MS Project
5 1 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.30%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 58 (17.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 31 (9.42%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (1.22%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 3 (0.91%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.61%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.61%) Primavera
6 1 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 32 (9.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (5.47%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (1.22%) GitHub
4 3 (0.91%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (0.91%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 3 (0.91%) Amazon ELB
4 3 (0.91%) Amazon S3
4 3 (0.91%) Amazon SQS
4 3 (0.91%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (0.91%) Office 365
4 3 (0.91%) Route 53
4 3 (0.91%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (0.61%) SaaS
6 1 (0.30%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.30%) Google Play
6 1 (0.30%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.86%) HTTP
2 10 (3.04%) SSL
2 10 (3.04%) TCP/IP
3 6 (1.82%) Internet
4 3 (0.91%) Network Security
5 1 (0.30%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (0.30%) Firewall
5 1 (0.30%) LAN
5 1 (0.30%) LDAP
5 1 (0.30%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (0.30%) Skype
5 1 (0.30%) WAN
5 1 (0.30%) Wireless
5 1 (0.30%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.30%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (6.69%) SQL Server
2 13 (3.95%) MySQL
3 12 (3.65%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (3.65%) Power BI
3 12 (3.65%) Relational Database
4 9 (2.74%) MongoDB
5 7 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (1.22%) Hazelcast
8 3 (0.91%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 3 (0.91%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (0.91%) Oracle BI EE
8 3 (0.91%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.91%) RDBMS
8 3 (0.91%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (0.91%) SQL Server 2016
9 2 (0.61%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 46 (13.98%) Visual Studio
2 31 (9.42%) Subversion
3 29 (8.81%) Git (software)
4 26 (7.90%) Jenkins
5 23 (6.99%) Team Foundation Server
5 23 (6.99%) Visual Studio Team System
6 21 (6.38%) JIRA
7 18 (5.47%) Moq
7 18 (5.47%) NUnit
8 16 (4.86%) Selenium
9 8 (2.43%) Cucumber
10 7 (2.13%) CruiseControl
11 6 (1.82%) Protractor
12 5 (1.52%) Jasmine
12 5 (1.52%) Karma Test Runner
12 5 (1.52%) WebDriver
13 4 (1.22%) JUnit
14 3 (0.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 3 (0.91%) Hudson
14 3 (0.91%) PhantomJS
General
1 66 (20.06%) Finance
2 27 (8.21%) Manufacturing
3 19 (5.78%) Marketing
4 12 (3.65%) Retail
5 11 (3.34%) Banking
6 5 (1.52%) Retail Banking
7 3 (0.91%) Advertising
7 3 (0.91%) Automotive
7 3 (0.91%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.61%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.30%) Billing
9 1 (0.30%) Electronics
9 1 (0.30%) Law
9 1 (0.30%) Local Government
9 1 (0.30%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 139 (42.25%) Developer
2 51 (15.50%) Architect
3 38 (11.55%) Analyst
4 32 (9.73%) Business Analyst
5 28 (8.51%) .NET Developer
6 27 (8.21%) Microsoft Developer
7 24 (7.29%) CRM Developer
8 23 (6.99%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 23 (6.99%) Java Developer
9 17 (5.17%) Project Manager
10 16 (4.86%) C# Developer
10 16 (4.86%) Team Leader
11 14 (4.26%) Designer
12 13 (3.95%) CRM Architect
12 13 (3.95%) Dynamics AX Architect
12 13 (3.95%) Dynamics AX Developer
13 12 (3.65%) Dynamics CRM Architect
14 11 (3.34%) C# .NET Developer
14 11 (3.34%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 11 (3.34%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (27.36%) HTML
2 75 (22.80%) .NET
2 75 (22.80%) CSS
3 52 (15.81%) .NET Framework
4 40 (12.16%) Web Services
5 38 (11.55%) WCF
6 30 (9.12%) AngularJS
7 28 (8.51%) jQuery
8 24 (7.29%) HTML5
9 23 (6.99%) RESTful
10 22 (6.69%) XML
11 21 (6.38%) ASP.NET Web API
11 21 (6.38%) Spring
12 20 (6.08%) Entity Framework
12 20 (6.08%) JSON
13 17 (5.17%) CSS3
14 16 (4.86%) ASP.NET
15 12 (3.65%) J2EE
15 12 (3.65%) REST
16 11 (3.34%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 27 (8.21%) User Experience
2 15 (4.56%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (4.26%) Public Cloud
4 12 (3.65%) Computer Science
5 6 (1.82%) Visualisation
6 5 (1.52%) Data Centre
6 5 (1.52%) iPad
6 5 (1.52%) Mobile App
7 3 (0.91%) Digital Media
7 3 (0.91%) Fat Client
7 3 (0.91%) Management Information System
7 3 (0.91%) Thin Client
8 2 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.61%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.30%) CESG
9 1 (0.30%) CESG CLAS
9 1 (0.30%) CMDB
9 1 (0.30%) Data Extraction
9 1 (0.30%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.30%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 22 (6.69%) Linux
2 8 (2.43%) Windows
3 6 (1.82%) Unix
4 3 (0.91%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.61%) Android
5 2 (0.61%) VMS
6 1 (0.30%) AIX
6 1 (0.30%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.30%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (22.19%) Scrum
2 68 (20.67%) CRM
3 44 (13.37%) Continuous Integration
4 41 (12.46%) MVC
4 41 (12.46%) Waterfall
5 35 (10.64%) DevOps
6 34 (10.33%) Configuration Management
7 33 (10.03%) OO
8 32 (9.73%) Open Source
9 26 (7.90%) Business Intelligence
10 25 (7.60%) Web Development
11 22 (6.69%) TDD
11 22 (6.69%) User Stories
12 21 (6.38%) Front End Development
12 21 (6.38%) SOLID
12 21 (6.38%) UML
13 19 (5.78%) OOD
14 18 (5.47%) Project Management
15 15 (4.56%) Business Analysis
15 15 (4.56%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 78 (23.71%) JavaScript
2 62 (18.84%) C#
3 60 (18.24%) Java
4 42 (12.77%) SQL
5 17 (5.17%) PHP
5 17 (5.17%) Python
6 16 (4.86%) Ruby
7 11 (3.34%) X++
8 4 (1.22%) T-SQL
9 3 (0.91%) Bash Shell
9 3 (0.91%) C
10 2 (0.61%) Go
10 2 (0.61%) Objective-C
10 2 (0.61%) XQuery
11 1 (0.30%) Groovy
11 1 (0.30%) PHP 5
11 1 (0.30%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.30%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.30%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.30%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 23 (6.99%) Security Cleared
2 19 (5.78%) SC Cleared
3 17 (5.17%) Degree
4 15 (4.56%) ISEB
5 6 (1.82%) BPSS Clearance
5 6 (1.82%) DV Cleared
6 5 (1.52%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.30%) APMP
8 1 (0.30%) CISSP
8 1 (0.30%) CLAS
8 1 (0.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.30%) MCTS
8 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.56%) QA
2 6 (1.82%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.30%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.30%) PMBOK
3 1 (0.30%) WAI
System Software
1 8 (2.43%) Docker
2 2 (0.61%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.30%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 18 (5.47%) Ansible
2 16 (4.86%) Puppet
3 15 (4.56%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (3.04%) Salt
5 5 (1.52%) Terraform
6 4 (1.22%) Kubernetes
7 3 (0.91%) collectd
7 3 (0.91%) Kibana
7 3 (0.91%) logstash
7 3 (0.91%) StatsD
8 2 (0.61%) Graphite
8 2 (0.61%) Marathon
8 2 (0.61%) Mesos
9 1 (0.30%) Nagios
9 1 (0.30%) Rancher
9 1 (0.30%) WSUS
9 1 (0.30%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 94 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 16 (4.86%) MuleSoft
3 11 (3.34%) Oracle
4 10 (3.04%) Rackspace
5 6 (1.82%) IBM
5 6 (1.82%) Pega
5 6 (1.82%) VMware
5 6 (1.82%) WSO2
6 4 (1.22%) EMC
6 4 (1.22%) hybris
7 3 (0.91%) BMC
7 3 (0.91%) Remedy
7 3 (0.91%) SaltStack
8 2 (0.61%) Blue Prism
8 2 (0.61%) ILOG
8 2 (0.61%) Informatica
8 2 (0.61%) SAP
8 2 (0.61%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.30%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.30%) Splunk
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