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 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 11 19 11
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -8
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 71 42 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 9.14% 7.32% 9.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.70% 11.80% 13.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 24 26
Average daily rate
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£366 £388 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.48% +17.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £283 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.16% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £11.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £37.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.70% +13.84%
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
559 356 370
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 71.94% 62.02% 68.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 361 213 200
Average daily rate £380 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £246 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 11 23
Average hourly rate £14.50 £11.50 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.08% -24.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.06 £9.00 £10.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.95 £30.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+9.81% -14.06%

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 1 April 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 1 April 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 43 (32.82%) .NET
2 40 (30.53%) Scrum
3 31 (23.66%) C#
4 30 (22.90%) Stakeholder Management
5 23 (17.56%) JavaScript
6 22 (16.79%) HTML
7 21 (16.03%) ASP.NET
8 20 (15.27%) CSS
8 20 (15.27%) Web Services
9 18 (13.74%) SQL Server
9 18 (13.74%) Finance
10 17 (12.98%) Security Cleared
11 16 (12.21%) Open Source
12 15 (11.45%) TDD
12 15 (11.45%) Business Analysis
12 15 (11.45%) MVC
13 14 (10.69%) Team Foundation Server
13 14 (10.69%) Kanban
13 14 (10.69%) User Stories
14 13 (9.92%) jQuery
14 13 (9.92%) SQL
15 12 (9.16%) Java
15 12 (9.16%) PRINCE2
15 12 (9.16%) Windows
15 12 (9.16%) Project Management
15 12 (9.16%) SC Cleared
16 11 (8.40%) .NET Framework
16 11 (8.40%) Linux
16 11 (8.40%) UNIX
16 11 (8.40%) Microsoft

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 9 (6.87%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.05%) WebSphere
3 3 (2.29%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (2.29%) Node.js
4 2 (1.53%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.76%) Alfresco
5 1 (0.76%) Documentum
5 1 (0.76%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.76%) JBoss
5 1 (0.76%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.76%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (0.76%) Apache
5 1 (0.76%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.76%) IIS
5 1 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.76%) CMS
5 1 (0.76%) Magnolia
5 1 (0.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 6 (4.58%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.53%) MS Project
3 1 (0.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (2.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.76%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.76%) Heroku
2 1 (0.76%) PaaS
2 1 (0.76%) Google App Engine
2 1 (0.76%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (0.76%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.53%) Radio Access Network
1 2 (1.53%) ATM
1 2 (1.53%) GSM
1 2 (1.53%) SDH
1 2 (1.53%) UMTS
1 2 (1.53%) Ethernet
1 2 (1.53%) RNC
2 1 (0.76%) HTTP
2 1 (0.76%) VoIP
2 1 (0.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (13.74%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.82%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (3.82%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (3.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (2.29%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.29%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.29%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.76%) QlikView
5 1 (0.76%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.76%) CouchDB
5 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.76%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.76%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.76%) OLAP
5 1 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.76%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (10.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (7.63%) Git (software)
3 7 (5.34%) Visual Studio
4 5 (3.82%) Subversion
5 4 (3.05%) JIRA
6 3 (2.29%) Selenium
7 2 (1.53%) Ant
8 1 (0.76%) NUnit
8 1 (0.76%) Hudson
8 1 (0.76%) Axure RP
8 1 (0.76%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.76%) XMLUnit
8 1 (0.76%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (0.76%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.76%) JUnit
8 1 (0.76%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.76%) ERwin
8 1 (0.76%) JMeter
8 1 (0.76%) Grunt
8 1 (0.76%) Jenkins
General
1 18 (13.74%) Finance
2 9 (6.87%) Retail
3 5 (3.82%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.53%) Games
4 2 (1.53%) Banking
5 1 (0.76%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (0.76%) Marketing
5 1 (0.76%) Advertising
5 1 (0.76%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 45 (34.35%) Analyst
2 41 (31.30%) Business Analyst
2 41 (31.30%) Developer
3 20 (15.27%) Agile Business Analyst
4 15 (11.45%) .NET Developer
5 10 (7.63%) Architect
5 10 (7.63%) Project Manager
5 10 (7.63%) C# Developer
6 7 (5.34%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (4.58%) Web Developer
7 6 (4.58%) Senior Business Analyst
8 4 (3.05%) Front-End Developer
8 4 (3.05%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (2.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (2.29%) NHS Business Analyst
9 3 (2.29%) Java Developer
9 3 (2.29%) ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (1.53%) Agile Coach
10 2 (1.53%) AWS Architect
10 2 (1.53%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (32.82%) .NET
2 22 (16.79%) HTML
3 21 (16.03%) ASP.NET
4 20 (15.27%) CSS
4 20 (15.27%) Web Services
5 13 (9.92%) jQuery
6 11 (8.40%) .NET Framework
7 9 (6.87%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (6.11%) HTML5
9 6 (4.58%) AngularJS
9 6 (4.58%) XML
10 5 (3.82%) JSON
10 5 (3.82%) CSS3
10 5 (3.82%) Entity Framework
11 4 (3.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (3.05%) WCF
12 3 (2.29%) ASP.NET Web API
13 2 (1.53%) KnockoutJS
13 2 (1.53%) Backbone.js
13 2 (1.53%) ServiceStack
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.21%) Open Source
2 9 (6.87%) NHS
3 7 (5.34%) User Experience
4 5 (3.82%) FMCG
5 3 (2.29%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.29%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.53%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.53%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.76%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.76%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.16%) Windows
2 11 (8.40%) Linux
2 11 (8.40%) UNIX
3 4 (3.05%) Mac OS X
4 2 (1.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.76%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (30.53%) Scrum
2 30 (22.90%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (11.45%) TDD
3 15 (11.45%) Business Analysis
3 15 (11.45%) MVC
4 14 (10.69%) Kanban
4 14 (10.69%) User Stories
5 12 (9.16%) PRINCE2
5 12 (9.16%) Project Management
6 10 (7.63%) Unit Testing
6 10 (7.63%) Coaching
7 9 (6.87%) Use Case
7 9 (6.87%) Web Development
8 8 (6.11%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (5.34%) Waterfall
9 7 (5.34%) Logistics
10 6 (4.58%) Business Transformation
10 6 (4.58%) DSDM
10 6 (4.58%) CRM
10 6 (4.58%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 31 (23.66%) C#
2 23 (17.56%) JavaScript
3 13 (9.92%) SQL
4 12 (9.16%) Java
5 5 (3.82%) C
6 4 (3.05%) Python
6 4 (3.05%) Ruby
7 2 (1.53%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.53%) Scala
8 1 (0.76%) XPath
8 1 (0.76%) Perl
8 1 (0.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (12.98%) Security Cleared
2 12 (9.16%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.82%) Degree
3 5 (3.82%) ISEB
4 2 (1.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (1.53%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.76%) MCTS
5 1 (0.76%) MCITP
5 1 (0.76%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.76%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.76%) PMP
5 1 (0.76%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.82%) QA
2 2 (1.53%) SLA
3 1 (0.76%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (0.76%) Puppet
1 1 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (8.40%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.82%) RedPrairie
2 5 (3.82%) webMethods
3 3 (2.29%) Oracle
4 2 (1.53%) Ericsson
4 2 (1.53%) Business Objects
4 2 (1.53%) SAP
4 2 (1.53%) IBM
4 2 (1.53%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 1 (0.76%) Google
5 1 (0.76%) DataFlux
5 1 (0.76%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.76%) Adobe
5 1 (0.76%) HP
5 1 (0.76%) EMC
5 1 (0.76%) Informatica
5 1 (0.76%) Lotus
5 1 (0.76%) JD Edwards
5 1 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.76%) OpenText
Birmingham
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £600.00 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 22 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago