The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 3 5 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 7 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bolton 22.58% 15.00% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 35.00% 20.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Median daily rate £325 £550 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.90% -
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 £43.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +21.52%
Agile Software Development
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bolton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bolton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
20 15 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bolton 64.52% 75.00% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 4
Median daily rate £365 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.68% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £325 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bolton 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 Bolton

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Bolton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Bolton region.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Bolton

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Bolton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Bolton region.

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in Bolton

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 10 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 Bolton region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 7 (50.00%) Web Services
2 6 (42.86%) SQL
3 5 (35.71%) .NET
4 4 (28.57%) C#
4 4 (28.57%) HTML
4 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 4 (28.57%) XML
4 4 (28.57%) CSS
4 4 (28.57%) MVC
4 4 (28.57%) Workflow
4 4 (28.57%) Waterfall
5 3 (21.43%) jQuery
5 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (21.43%) Office 365
5 3 (21.43%) User Stories
5 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
5 3 (21.43%) SOAP
5 3 (21.43%) Windows
5 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
5 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
6 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
6 2 (14.29%) Java
6 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 2 (14.29%) JMS
6 2 (14.29%) N-Tier
6 2 (14.29%) OO
6 2 (14.29%) DSDM
6 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
6 2 (14.29%) XSLT

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton 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 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
2 2 (14.29%) Skype for Business
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Camtasia
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 2 (14.29%) Snagit
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (7.14%) QlikView
2 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Ant
1 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
1 1 (7.14%) Subversion
1 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (7.14%) Toad
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Case Management Developer
4 2 (14.29%) UI Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C# WCF Developer
5 1 (7.14%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (7.14%) IT Trainer
5 1 (7.14%) Office 365 Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Office 365 Trainer
5 1 (7.14%) WCF Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Web UI Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Workflow Developer
5 1 (7.14%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) Web Services
2 5 (35.71%) .NET
3 4 (28.57%) CSS
3 4 (28.57%) HTML
3 4 (28.57%) XML
4 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
4 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (21.43%) jQuery
4 3 (21.43%) SOAP
5 2 (14.29%) JMS
5 2 (14.29%) REST
5 2 (14.29%) WCF
5 2 (14.29%) XSLT
6 1 (7.14%) Hibernate
6 1 (7.14%) Java EE
6 1 (7.14%) Java SE
6 1 (7.14%) JSF
6 1 (7.14%) Spring
6 1 (7.14%) XSD
6 1 (7.14%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) N-Tier
3 1 (7.14%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Windows NT
3 1 (7.14%) Unix
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) MVC
1 4 (28.57%) Waterfall
1 4 (28.57%) Workflow
2 3 (21.43%) User Stories
3 2 (14.29%) BPMN
3 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Business Process Mapping
3 2 (14.29%) Case Management
3 2 (14.29%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
3 2 (14.29%) DSDM
3 2 (14.29%) OO
3 2 (14.29%) Process Management
3 2 (14.29%) Single Responsibility Principle
3 2 (14.29%) Six Sigma
3 2 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (7.14%) CRM
4 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) RAD
4 1 (7.14%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) C#
2 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
4 2 (14.29%) Java
4 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
5 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
5 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
5 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Guidewire
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle