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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 2 5 7
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 165 100 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 21.80% 13.51% 11.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 27.82% 18.38% 15.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 71 38
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £6.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
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
593 544 546
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 78.34% 73.51% 73.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 392 344 318
Median daily rate £400 £398 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 19
Median hourly rate £23.00 £21.53 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.85% -21.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.61 £12.35 £8.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £42.50 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 64 (24.43%) HTML
2 63 (24.05%) Scrum
3 62 (23.66%) Microsoft
4 60 (22.90%) Java
5 52 (19.85%) CSS
6 51 (19.47%) JavaScript
7 47 (17.94%) .NET
8 40 (15.27%) UML
8 40 (15.27%) Finance
9 38 (14.50%) Waterfall
10 37 (14.12%) CRM
10 37 (14.12%) C#
11 35 (13.36%) Visual Studio
12 34 (12.98%) SQL
13 31 (11.83%) Web Development
14 27 (10.31%) Dynamics CRM
14 27 (10.31%) Continuous Integration
15 26 (9.92%) .NET Framework
15 26 (9.92%) User Stories
15 26 (9.92%) TDD
16 25 (9.54%) OO
17 24 (9.16%) Web Services
17 24 (9.16%) User Experience
18 23 (8.78%) DevOps
18 23 (8.78%) Git (software)
18 23 (8.78%) MS Excel
19 22 (8.40%) RESTful
19 22 (8.40%) JSON
20 21 (8.02%) Test Automation
20 21 (8.02%) Open Source

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 16 (6.11%) JBoss
2 15 (5.73%) Apache ServiceMix
2 15 (5.73%) CMS
3 13 (4.96%) Mule
4 7 (2.67%) Confluence
5 6 (2.29%) Apache
5 6 (2.29%) WebLogic
6 5 (1.91%) Oracle Workflow
7 4 (1.53%) Documentum
8 3 (1.15%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (1.15%) IIS
8 3 (1.15%) Kentico
8 3 (1.15%) Mule ESB
8 3 (1.15%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.76%) Liferay
9 2 (0.76%) SAS
9 2 (0.76%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.38%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.38%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 23 (8.78%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.15%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.76%) MS Project
4 1 (0.38%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.38%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 27 (10.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.53%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.76%) Primavera
4 1 (0.38%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 1 (0.38%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.38%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.38%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.38%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.38%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.38%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.91%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.15%) GitHub
3 3 (1.15%) Google Play
4 2 (0.76%) Heroku
4 2 (0.76%) IaaS
4 2 (0.76%) Office 365
4 2 (0.76%) PaaS
4 2 (0.76%) SaaS
5 1 (0.38%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.91%) HTTP
1 5 (1.91%) Internet
2 1 (0.38%) Firewall
2 1 (0.38%) LDAP
2 1 (0.38%) Network Security
2 1 (0.38%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (7.63%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.20%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (3.82%) Oracle Database
4 8 (3.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (2.67%) Relational Database
6 6 (2.29%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (2.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (1.91%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (1.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (1.15%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.15%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (0.76%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.76%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.76%) OLTP
9 2 (0.76%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.76%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 2 (0.76%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 2 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.76%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 35 (13.36%) Visual Studio
2 23 (8.78%) Git (software)
3 19 (7.25%) JIRA
4 15 (5.73%) Subversion
5 13 (4.96%) Visual Studio Team System
6 12 (4.58%) Selenium
6 12 (4.58%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (3.44%) Jenkins
8 5 (1.91%) ClearQuest
8 5 (1.91%) Oracle Forms
8 5 (1.91%) PVCS
9 4 (1.53%) Cucumber
9 4 (1.53%) Grunt
9 4 (1.53%) JUnit
9 4 (1.53%) Maven
9 4 (1.53%) SpecFlow
10 3 (1.15%) gulp
10 3 (1.15%) Mockito
10 3 (1.15%) NUnit
11 2 (0.76%) Xcode
General
1 40 (15.27%) Finance
2 19 (7.25%) Marketing
3 11 (4.20%) Banking
4 9 (3.44%) Automotive
4 9 (3.44%) Retail
5 2 (0.76%) Corporate Banking
5 2 (0.76%) Legal
5 2 (0.76%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.38%) Advertising
6 1 (0.38%) Billing
6 1 (0.38%) Games
6 1 (0.38%) Law
6 1 (0.38%) Local Government
6 1 (0.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 110 (41.98%) Developer
2 42 (16.03%) Analyst
3 34 (12.98%) Architect
4 32 (12.21%) Business Analyst
5 29 (11.07%) Java Developer
6 22 (8.40%) Project Manager
7 18 (6.87%) Team Leader
8 16 (6.11%) .NET Developer
9 13 (4.96%) CRM Developer
9 13 (4.96%) Digital Analyst
9 13 (4.96%) Digital Business Analyst
10 12 (4.58%) C# Developer
11 11 (4.20%) .NET Team Leader
11 11 (4.20%) Dynamics CRM Developer
11 11 (4.20%) Software Team Leader
12 10 (3.82%) Business IT Analyst
12 10 (3.82%) Designer
12 10 (3.82%) IT Analyst
12 10 (3.82%) IT Business Analyst
13 9 (3.44%) CRM Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (24.43%) HTML
2 52 (19.85%) CSS
3 47 (17.94%) .NET
4 26 (9.92%) .NET Framework
5 24 (9.16%) Web Services
6 22 (8.40%) JSON
6 22 (8.40%) RESTful
7 20 (7.63%) jQuery
7 20 (7.63%) Spring
8 19 (7.25%) ASP.NET Web API
9 16 (6.11%) ASP.NET
9 16 (6.11%) HTML5
9 16 (6.11%) J2EE
10 12 (4.58%) WCF
11 10 (3.82%) REST
11 10 (3.82%) Spring MVC
12 8 (3.05%) CSS3
13 7 (2.67%) SOAP
14 6 (2.29%) Hibernate
14 6 (2.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.16%) User Experience
2 15 (5.73%) Computer Science
3 14 (5.34%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (1.53%) Data Centre
4 4 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (1.53%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.15%) Mathematics
5 3 (1.15%) Streaming Video
6 2 (0.76%) Driving Licence
6 2 (0.76%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (0.76%) iPad
6 2 (0.76%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.76%) NHS
6 2 (0.76%) Smartcard
6 2 (0.76%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.38%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.38%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.38%) VCE vBlock
7 1 (0.38%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.38%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 11 (4.20%) Linux
2 10 (3.82%) Windows
3 4 (1.53%) Android
3 4 (1.53%) Unix
4 3 (1.15%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.76%) VMS
6 1 (0.38%) AIX
6 1 (0.38%) Solaris
6 1 (0.38%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (24.05%) Scrum
2 40 (15.27%) UML
3 38 (14.50%) Waterfall
4 37 (14.12%) CRM
5 31 (11.83%) Web Development
6 27 (10.31%) Continuous Integration
7 26 (9.92%) TDD
7 26 (9.92%) User Stories
8 25 (9.54%) OO
9 23 (8.78%) DevOps
10 21 (8.02%) MVC
10 21 (8.02%) Open Source
10 21 (8.02%) Test Automation
11 19 (7.25%) Configuration Management
11 19 (7.25%) Project Management
12 17 (6.49%) Kanban
12 17 (6.49%) V-Model
13 15 (5.73%) API Development
13 15 (5.73%) Business Analysis
14 14 (5.34%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 60 (22.90%) Java
2 51 (19.47%) JavaScript
3 37 (14.12%) C#
4 34 (12.98%) SQL
5 8 (3.05%) C
6 7 (2.67%) T-SQL
7 6 (2.29%) Python
8 4 (1.53%) PL/SQL
8 4 (1.53%) R
9 3 (1.15%) PHP
9 3 (1.15%) Ruby
9 3 (1.15%) TypeScript
10 2 (0.76%) Objective-C
10 2 (0.76%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.38%) Apple Swift
11 1 (0.38%) Groovy
11 1 (0.38%) Scala
11 1 (0.38%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.38%) XPath
11 1 (0.38%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 18 (6.87%) ISEB
2 17 (6.49%) Degree
3 13 (4.96%) Security Cleared
4 12 (4.58%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.53%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.53%) Sun Certification
6 3 (1.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.76%) CISA
7 2 (0.76%) CISM
7 2 (0.76%) CISSP
7 2 (0.76%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (0.76%) IISP
7 2 (0.76%) PMP
8 1 (0.38%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.38%) MCTS
8 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.38%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.87%) QA
2 5 (1.91%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.76%) ISAE 3402
4 2 (0.76%) ISO27005
4 2 (0.76%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.76%) TickIT
5 1 (0.38%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.38%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.38%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.38%) SLA
5 1 (0.38%) WAI
System Software
1 2 (0.76%) Docker
1 2 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.38%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (1.15%) Ansible
2 1 (0.38%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.38%) Puppet
2 1 (0.38%) Rancher
Vendors
1 62 (23.66%) Microsoft
2 21 (8.02%) Oracle
3 16 (6.11%) MuleSoft
4 7 (2.67%) VMware
5 6 (2.29%) WSO2
6 5 (1.91%) EMC
6 5 (1.91%) Pega
7 4 (1.53%) Google
7 4 (1.53%) IBM
8 3 (1.15%) hybris
9 2 (0.76%) ArcSight
9 2 (0.76%) Barracuda Networks
9 2 (0.76%) Cisco
9 2 (0.76%) Intel Security
9 2 (0.76%) Qualys
9 2 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.76%) Sun
9 2 (0.76%) Tripwire
10 1 (0.38%) HP
10 1 (0.38%) Juniper
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