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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 7 8 17
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 97 98 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 12.28% 12.19% 8.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.18% 15.96% 11.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 73 35
Median daily rate £350 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £473 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.84% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 £25.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +1.42%
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
639 614 476
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 80.89% 76.37% 72.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 426 417 288
Median daily rate £375 £373 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.67% -0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 15 10
Median hourly rate £21.75 £26.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.34% +4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £14.60 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £63.00 £31.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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 27 May 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 May 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 48 (28.74%) Scrum
2 45 (26.95%) JavaScript
3 39 (23.35%) Java
4 36 (21.56%) HTML
5 34 (20.36%) .NET
5 34 (20.36%) TDD
6 32 (19.16%) Microsoft
7 30 (17.96%) C#
7 30 (17.96%) Finance
8 27 (16.17%) CSS
9 24 (14.37%) MVC
9 24 (14.37%) Web Services
9 24 (14.37%) Web Development
10 23 (13.77%) SQL
11 21 (12.57%) Oracle
11 21 (12.57%) SQL Server
11 21 (12.57%) Git (software)
12 19 (11.38%) jQuery
12 19 (11.38%) ASP.NET
12 19 (11.38%) UML
13 18 (10.78%) Spring
13 18 (10.78%) HTML5
14 16 (9.58%) Waterfall
14 16 (9.58%) Security Cleared
15 15 (8.98%) Continuous Integration
15 15 (8.98%) ITIL
16 14 (8.38%) Linux
16 14 (8.38%) Data Warehouse
16 14 (8.38%) Business Intelligence
16 14 (8.38%) Project Management

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 11 (6.59%) CMS
2 5 (2.99%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (2.99%) Node.js
2 5 (2.99%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (1.80%) IIS
4 2 (1.20%) Kentico
4 2 (1.20%) Liferay
4 2 (1.20%) Mule
4 2 (1.20%) SAS
4 2 (1.20%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.20%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.20%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.60%) Apache
5 1 (0.60%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.60%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.60%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (0.60%) Confluence
5 1 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.60%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (4.79%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.80%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.20%) MS Office
3 2 (1.20%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.20%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.60%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.60%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.80%) BigMachines
1 3 (1.80%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.80%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.60%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.99%) SaaS
2 7 (4.19%) IaaS
2 7 (4.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (4.19%) PaaS
3 6 (3.59%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.40%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.80%) Google Play
6 2 (1.20%) Force.com
6 2 (1.20%) Heroku
7 1 (0.60%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.60%) GitHub
7 1 (0.60%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.60%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (12.57%) SQL Server
2 14 (8.38%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (5.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (4.79%) Oracle Database
4 8 (4.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (4.19%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (4.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (3.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 6 (3.59%) MongoDB
7 4 (2.40%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (2.40%) Hadoop
7 4 (2.40%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.80%) Big Data
8 3 (1.80%) MySQL
8 3 (1.80%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.80%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.80%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (1.20%) DB2
9 2 (1.20%) OLTP
9 2 (1.20%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 21 (12.57%) Git (software)
2 14 (8.38%) Subversion
3 13 (7.78%) Jenkins
4 11 (6.59%) JIRA
5 10 (5.99%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (5.99%) Visual Studio
6 7 (4.19%) Selenium
7 5 (2.99%) ClearQuest
7 5 (2.99%) Oracle Forms
7 5 (2.99%) PVCS
8 4 (2.40%) SpecFlow
9 3 (1.80%) Cucumber
9 3 (1.80%) NUnit
9 3 (1.80%) Oracle APEX
10 2 (1.20%) Ant
10 2 (1.20%) Grunt
10 2 (1.20%) Hudson
10 2 (1.20%) Mercurial
10 2 (1.20%) Moq
10 2 (1.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 30 (17.96%) Finance
2 5 (2.99%) Automotive
3 4 (2.40%) Retail
4 3 (1.80%) Banking
5 2 (1.20%) Corporate Banking
5 2 (1.20%) Marketing
6 1 (0.60%) Advertising
6 1 (0.60%) Games
6 1 (0.60%) Legal
6 1 (0.60%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 89 (53.29%) Developer
2 26 (15.57%) Analyst
3 22 (13.17%) Java Developer
4 17 (10.18%) Business Analyst
5 16 (9.58%) .NET Developer
6 13 (7.78%) Architect
6 13 (7.78%) SQL Developer
7 12 (7.19%) ASP.NET Developer
7 12 (7.19%) Project Manager
8 11 (6.59%) C# Developer
9 8 (4.79%) C# .NET Developer
9 8 (4.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 8 (4.79%) Digital Analyst
9 8 (4.79%) Digital Business Analyst
9 8 (4.79%) SQL Server Developer
9 8 (4.79%) Test Analyst
10 7 (4.19%) Senior Developer
11 6 (3.59%) Lead Developer
11 6 (3.59%) PHP Developer
11 6 (3.59%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (21.56%) HTML
2 34 (20.36%) .NET
3 27 (16.17%) CSS
4 24 (14.37%) Web Services
5 19 (11.38%) ASP.NET
5 19 (11.38%) jQuery
6 18 (10.78%) HTML5
6 18 (10.78%) Spring
7 13 (7.78%) CSS3
8 12 (7.19%) J2EE
9 11 (6.59%) REST
10 9 (5.39%) AngularJS
10 9 (5.39%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (5.39%) ASP.NET Web API
10 9 (5.39%) Hibernate
11 8 (4.79%) JSON
11 8 (4.79%) SOAP
12 7 (4.19%) RESTful
12 7 (4.19%) Spring MVC
12 7 (4.19%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.78%) Analytical Skills
1 13 (7.78%) User Experience
2 6 (3.59%) Mobile App
2 6 (3.59%) Social Media
3 5 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.40%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.80%) Data Centre
5 3 (1.80%) Mathematics
5 3 (1.80%) Streaming Video
6 2 (1.20%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.20%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.20%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (1.20%) NHS
6 2 (1.20%) Smartcard
7 1 (0.60%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.60%) CESG
7 1 (0.60%) Clustering
7 1 (0.60%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.60%) VCE vBlock
7 1 (0.60%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 14 (8.38%) Linux
2 8 (4.79%) Windows
3 4 (2.40%) Android
3 4 (2.40%) Unix
4 2 (1.20%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.60%) AIX
5 1 (0.60%) Solaris
5 1 (0.60%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.60%) VMS
5 1 (0.60%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.60%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (28.74%) Scrum
2 34 (20.36%) TDD
3 24 (14.37%) MVC
3 24 (14.37%) Web Development
4 19 (11.38%) UML
5 16 (9.58%) Waterfall
6 15 (8.98%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (8.98%) ITIL
7 14 (8.38%) BDD
7 14 (8.38%) Business Intelligence
7 14 (8.38%) Project Management
7 14 (8.38%) User Stories
8 13 (7.78%) Business Analysis
8 13 (7.78%) SOA
9 12 (7.19%) ETL
9 12 (7.19%) OO
9 12 (7.19%) PRINCE2
9 12 (7.19%) Test Automation
9 12 (7.19%) User Acceptance Testing
10 10 (5.99%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 45 (26.95%) JavaScript
2 39 (23.35%) Java
3 30 (17.96%) C#
4 23 (13.77%) SQL
5 9 (5.39%) PHP
6 8 (4.79%) C
6 8 (4.79%) T-SQL
7 5 (2.99%) Apex Code
8 4 (2.40%) R
9 3 (1.80%) PL/SQL
9 3 (1.80%) Ruby
9 3 (1.80%) Scala
10 2 (1.20%) Perl
10 2 (1.20%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.20%) Python
10 2 (1.20%) TypeScript
10 2 (1.20%) XPath
11 1 (0.60%) ActionScript 2.0
11 1 (0.60%) C++
11 1 (0.60%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 16 (9.58%) Security Cleared
2 13 (7.78%) SC Cleared
3 11 (6.59%) ISEB
4 5 (2.99%) Degree
4 5 (2.99%) ISTQB
5 4 (2.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (2.40%) Sun Certification
6 2 (1.20%) CISA
6 2 (1.20%) CISM
6 2 (1.20%) CISSP
6 2 (1.20%) CTC Cleared
6 2 (1.20%) IISP
6 2 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.20%) PMP
6 2 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.60%) EMC Certification
7 1 (0.60%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.60%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.59%) QA
2 5 (2.99%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.20%) ISAE 3402
4 2 (1.20%) ISO27005
4 2 (1.20%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.20%) TickIT
5 1 (0.60%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.60%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.60%) vCloud
1 1 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.60%) Capistrano
1 1 (0.60%) SCOM
1 1 (0.60%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 32 (19.16%) Microsoft
2 21 (12.57%) Oracle
3 7 (4.19%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (3.59%) Google
5 5 (2.99%) IBM
5 5 (2.99%) SAP
6 3 (1.80%) Siebel
6 3 (1.80%) VMware
7 2 (1.20%) Apigee
7 2 (1.20%) ArcSight
7 2 (1.20%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.20%) Barracuda Networks
7 2 (1.20%) Cisco
7 2 (1.20%) hybris
7 2 (1.20%) Intel Security
7 2 (1.20%) Qualys
7 2 (1.20%) Sun
7 2 (1.20%) Tripwire
8 1 (0.60%) Splunk
8 1 (0.60%) Tableau
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