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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 2 6 11
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 164 88 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 21.41% 12.36% 10.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 27.94% 16.18% 13.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 64 29
Median daily rate £425 £394 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.93% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £300 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £538 £432
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.80 £40.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+7.00% +10.34%
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
587 544 562
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 76.63% 76.40% 72.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 375 348 320
Median daily rate £401 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £590 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 18 17
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.73 £10.59 £17.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £42.50 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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 September 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 September 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 79 (26.78%) Scrum
2 76 (25.76%) HTML
3 72 (24.41%) Java
3 72 (24.41%) Microsoft
4 62 (21.02%) JavaScript
5 59 (20.00%) CSS
6 56 (18.98%) .NET
7 50 (16.95%) Finance
8 48 (16.27%) C#
9 46 (15.59%) CRM
10 42 (14.24%) Waterfall
11 38 (12.88%) UML
12 36 (12.20%) Visual Studio
13 35 (11.86%) Web Services
13 35 (11.86%) Dynamics CRM
14 34 (11.53%) SQL
15 31 (10.51%) MVC
16 30 (10.17%) OO
16 30 (10.17%) .NET Framework
16 30 (10.17%) User Stories
17 29 (9.83%) Web Development
17 29 (9.83%) Continuous Integration
18 26 (8.81%) Git (software)
18 26 (8.81%) MS Excel
19 25 (8.47%) TDD
19 25 (8.47%) jQuery
19 25 (8.47%) JIRA
19 25 (8.47%) RESTful
19 25 (8.47%) DevOps
20 24 (8.14%) User Experience

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 17 (5.76%) JBoss
2 15 (5.08%) Apache ServiceMix
2 15 (5.08%) CMS
3 12 (4.07%) Mule
4 11 (3.73%) Confluence
5 9 (3.05%) Apache
6 8 (2.71%) SharePoint
7 6 (2.03%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (2.03%) WebLogic
8 5 (1.69%) Oracle Workflow
9 4 (1.36%) Documentum
9 4 (1.36%) Tomcat
10 3 (1.02%) IIS
10 3 (1.02%) Kentico
10 3 (1.02%) Mule ESB
11 2 (0.68%) SAS
12 1 (0.34%) MS Exchange
12 1 (0.34%) Oracle Service Bus
12 1 (0.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.34%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 26 (8.81%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.68%) MS Project
2 2 (0.68%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.68%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.34%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 35 (11.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (5.08%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (1.02%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 2 (0.68%) Primavera
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 19 (6.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.03%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.36%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (1.36%) Office 365
4 3 (1.02%) GitHub
4 3 (1.02%) Google Play
5 1 (0.34%) IaaS
5 1 (0.34%) iTunes
5 1 (0.34%) PaaS
5 1 (0.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.03%) HTTP
2 5 (1.69%) Internet
3 3 (1.02%) Network Security
4 1 (0.34%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (0.34%) Firewall
4 1 (0.34%) LAN
4 1 (0.34%) LDAP
4 1 (0.34%) Skype
4 1 (0.34%) WAN
4 1 (0.34%) Wireless
4 1 (0.34%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (6.78%) SQL Server
2 11 (3.73%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (3.73%) Oracle Database
3 9 (3.05%) Relational Database
4 6 (2.03%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (2.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (1.69%) MySQL
5 5 (1.69%) Power BI
6 4 (1.36%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (1.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (1.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.02%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.68%) InfluxDB
8 2 (0.68%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.68%) OLAP
8 2 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.68%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.68%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 2 (0.68%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 36 (12.20%) Visual Studio
2 26 (8.81%) Git (software)
3 25 (8.47%) JIRA
4 20 (6.78%) Subversion
5 17 (5.76%) Selenium
6 16 (5.42%) Team Foundation Server
7 15 (5.08%) Jenkins
8 13 (4.41%) Visual Studio Team System
9 9 (3.05%) NUnit
10 8 (2.71%) Cucumber
11 7 (2.37%) JUnit
11 7 (2.37%) Moq
12 5 (1.69%) ClearQuest
12 5 (1.69%) Oracle Forms
12 5 (1.69%) Protractor
12 5 (1.69%) PVCS
13 4 (1.36%) Karma Test Runner
13 4 (1.36%) Maven
13 4 (1.36%) Mockito
13 4 (1.36%) WebDriver
General
1 50 (16.95%) Finance
2 19 (6.44%) Marketing
3 12 (4.07%) Banking
4 11 (3.73%) Retail
5 10 (3.39%) Manufacturing
6 9 (3.05%) Automotive
7 3 (1.02%) Advertising
7 3 (1.02%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.68%) Corporate Banking
8 2 (0.68%) Legal
8 2 (0.68%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.34%) Billing
9 1 (0.34%) Law
9 1 (0.34%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 123 (41.69%) Developer
2 51 (17.29%) Analyst
3 42 (14.24%) Business Analyst
4 38 (12.88%) Architect
5 31 (10.51%) Java Developer
6 25 (8.47%) Project Manager
7 22 (7.46%) .NET Developer
8 18 (6.10%) Team Leader
9 15 (5.08%) Digital Analyst
9 15 (5.08%) Digital Business Analyst
10 14 (4.75%) CRM Developer
11 13 (4.41%) Microsoft Developer
12 12 (4.07%) C# Developer
13 11 (3.73%) .NET Team Leader
13 11 (3.73%) Designer
13 11 (3.73%) Dynamics CRM Developer
13 11 (3.73%) Software Team Leader
14 10 (3.39%) Agile Business Analyst
14 10 (3.39%) Business IT Analyst
14 10 (3.39%) IT Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (25.76%) HTML
2 59 (20.00%) CSS
3 56 (18.98%) .NET
4 35 (11.86%) Web Services
5 30 (10.17%) .NET Framework
6 25 (8.47%) jQuery
6 25 (8.47%) RESTful
7 24 (8.14%) Spring
8 23 (7.80%) HTML5
9 22 (7.46%) JSON
10 17 (5.76%) J2EE
10 17 (5.76%) WCF
11 15 (5.08%) ASP.NET Web API
11 15 (5.08%) Spring MVC
11 15 (5.08%) XML
12 14 (4.75%) AngularJS
12 14 (4.75%) ASP.NET
13 11 (3.73%) REST
14 10 (3.39%) CSS3
15 9 (3.05%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 24 (8.14%) User Experience
2 15 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (4.75%) Computer Science
4 5 (1.69%) Public Cloud
5 4 (1.36%) Data Centre
5 4 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.02%) Digital Media
6 3 (1.02%) iPad
6 3 (1.02%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.02%) Visualisation
7 2 (0.68%) Driving Licence
7 2 (0.68%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (0.68%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.68%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.68%) NHS
7 2 (0.68%) Smartcard
7 2 (0.68%) Streaming Video
8 1 (0.34%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.34%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.34%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (4.75%) Linux
2 12 (4.07%) Windows
3 5 (1.69%) Unix
4 4 (1.36%) Android
5 3 (1.02%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.02%) VMS
6 1 (0.34%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.34%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (26.78%) Scrum
2 46 (15.59%) CRM
3 42 (14.24%) Waterfall
4 38 (12.88%) UML
5 31 (10.51%) MVC
6 30 (10.17%) OO
6 30 (10.17%) User Stories
7 29 (9.83%) Continuous Integration
7 29 (9.83%) Web Development
8 25 (8.47%) DevOps
8 25 (8.47%) TDD
9 22 (7.46%) Configuration Management
9 22 (7.46%) Open Source
9 22 (7.46%) Test Automation
10 21 (7.12%) Business Analysis
11 19 (6.44%) Project Management
12 16 (5.42%) Front End Development
12 16 (5.42%) Kanban
12 16 (5.42%) V-Model
13 15 (5.08%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 72 (24.41%) Java
2 62 (21.02%) JavaScript
3 48 (16.27%) C#
4 34 (11.53%) SQL
5 8 (2.71%) C
6 7 (2.37%) Python
7 5 (1.69%) PHP
8 4 (1.36%) PL/SQL
8 4 (1.36%) R
8 4 (1.36%) Ruby
8 4 (1.36%) T-SQL
8 4 (1.36%) X++
9 2 (0.68%) Go
9 2 (0.68%) Objective-C
9 2 (0.68%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.68%) TypeScript
9 2 (0.68%) XQuery
10 1 (0.34%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.34%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.34%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (6.10%) Degree
2 17 (5.76%) ISEB
2 17 (5.76%) Security Cleared
3 15 (5.08%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.36%) Sun Certification
5 3 (1.02%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.68%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.68%) CISA
6 2 (0.68%) CISM
6 2 (0.68%) CISSP
6 2 (0.68%) CTC Cleared
6 2 (0.68%) IISP
6 2 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.68%) PMP
7 1 (0.34%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.34%) MCTS
7 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.34%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.08%) QA
2 4 (1.36%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.02%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.68%) ISAE 3402
4 2 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.68%) ISO27005
4 2 (0.68%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.68%) TickIT
5 1 (0.34%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.34%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.34%) SLA
5 1 (0.34%) WAI
System Software
1 6 (2.03%) Docker
2 3 (1.02%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.34%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 6 (2.03%) Ansible
2 4 (1.36%) Kubernetes
2 4 (1.36%) Puppet
3 3 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.68%) Graphite
4 2 (0.68%) Marathon
4 2 (0.68%) Mesos
4 2 (0.68%) Terraform
5 1 (0.34%) Rancher
5 1 (0.34%) WSUS
Vendors
1 72 (24.41%) Microsoft
2 24 (8.14%) Oracle
3 16 (5.42%) MuleSoft
4 6 (2.03%) IBM
4 6 (2.03%) VMware
4 6 (2.03%) WSO2
5 5 (1.69%) Pega
6 4 (1.36%) EMC
6 4 (1.36%) Google
6 4 (1.36%) hybris
7 3 (1.02%) Cisco
8 2 (0.68%) ArcSight
8 2 (0.68%) Barracuda Networks
8 2 (0.68%) ILOG
8 2 (0.68%) Intel Security
8 2 (0.68%) Qualys
8 2 (0.68%) Sun
8 2 (0.68%) Tripwire
8 2 (0.68%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.34%) EPiServer
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