The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol 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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 3 2 10
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +8
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 198 196 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 22.00% 24.53% 9.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 28.17% 31.46% 12.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 162 39
Average daily rate
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£394 £396 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.56% +21.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £515 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +1.42%
Agile Software Development
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
703 623 403
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 78.11% 77.97% 74.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 562 463 272
Average daily rate £388 £375 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £507 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 25 11
Average hourly rate £41.00 £21.50 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.69% -44.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £15.60 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £135.00 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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.

1 121 (34.28%) Scrum
2 97 (27.48%) JavaScript
3 94 (26.63%) TDD
4 82 (23.23%) HTML
5 69 (19.55%) .NET
6 66 (18.70%) CSS
7 60 (17.00%) E-Commerce
7 60 (17.00%) Software Engineering
8 58 (16.43%) Java
9 57 (16.15%) Web Services
10 55 (15.58%) Continuous Integration
11 53 (15.01%) Git (software)
12 49 (13.88%) Finance
13 48 (13.60%) Apple iOS
14 46 (13.03%) Linux
15 44 (12.46%) C#
15 44 (12.46%) SQL
16 43 (12.18%) PHP
17 42 (11.90%) HTML5
18 40 (11.33%) MVC
19 39 (11.05%) Objective-C
20 37 (10.48%) Project Management
21 36 (10.20%) Security Cleared
21 36 (10.20%) iOS Development
22 34 (9.63%) Android
22 34 (9.63%) BDD
22 34 (9.63%) AngularJS
23 33 (9.35%) Open Source
23 33 (9.35%) SQL Server
24 31 (8.78%) MySQL

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 30 (8.50%) Node.js
2 19 (5.38%) Apache
3 8 (2.27%) IBM Notes
4 6 (1.70%) IIS
5 5 (1.42%) Tomcat
5 5 (1.42%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.13%) Lotus Domino
7 3 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (0.85%) Confluence
8 2 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.57%) Mule
8 2 (0.57%) Drupal
8 2 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.57%) Mule ESB
8 2 (0.57%) Liferay
9 1 (0.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.28%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.28%) CMS
9 1 (0.28%) LiveCycle
9 1 (0.28%) WebLogic
Applications
1 16 (4.53%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.27%) MS Project
3 4 (1.13%) MS Office
4 2 (0.57%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (2.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.28%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 27 (7.65%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (3.12%) SaaS
3 5 (1.42%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.57%) PaaS
5 1 (0.28%) Route 53
5 1 (0.28%) IaaS
5 1 (0.28%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.28%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.12%) Internet
2 3 (0.85%) HTTP
2 3 (0.85%) WAN
3 2 (0.57%) Ethernet
3 2 (0.57%) SDH
3 2 (0.57%) UMTS
3 2 (0.57%) ATM
3 2 (0.57%) Broadband
3 2 (0.57%) GSM
3 2 (0.57%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.57%) DVB
3 2 (0.57%) RNC
3 2 (0.57%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (0.28%) LDAP
4 1 (0.28%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.28%) Telnet
4 1 (0.28%) SSH
4 1 (0.28%) SAN
4 1 (0.28%) Intranet
4 1 (0.28%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (9.35%) SQL Server
2 31 (8.78%) MySQL
3 19 (5.38%) MongoDB
4 13 (3.68%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (3.40%) SQLite
6 10 (2.83%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (2.83%) Relational Database
7 8 (2.27%) Apache Cassandra
7 8 (2.27%) NoSQL
8 7 (1.98%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (1.70%) Oracle ODI
9 6 (1.70%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (1.70%) MS Access
10 5 (1.42%) Oracle Database
11 4 (1.13%) MarkLogic
12 3 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
13 2 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 2 (0.57%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 53 (15.01%) Git (software)
2 26 (7.37%) Jenkins
3 18 (5.10%) Selenium
4 16 (4.53%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (3.40%) Visual Studio
5 12 (3.40%) Cucumber
6 11 (3.12%) JIRA
7 10 (2.83%) PHPUnit
8 8 (2.27%) Jasmine
9 6 (1.70%) Grunt
9 6 (1.70%) WebDriver
10 4 (1.13%) Karma Test Runner
10 4 (1.13%) Mechanoid
10 4 (1.13%) Robolectric
10 4 (1.13%) Mocha
10 4 (1.13%) Behat
10 4 (1.13%) Robotium
10 4 (1.13%) gulp
11 3 (0.85%) SpecFlow
11 3 (0.85%) GitLab
General
1 49 (13.88%) Finance
2 15 (4.25%) Marketing
3 13 (3.68%) Telecoms
4 12 (3.40%) Retail
5 8 (2.27%) Manufacturing
5 8 (2.27%) Electronics
6 6 (1.70%) Banking
7 5 (1.42%) Legal
8 2 (0.57%) Publishing
8 2 (0.57%) Military
8 2 (0.57%) Local Government
9 1 (0.28%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.28%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.28%) Games
9 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.28%) Automotive
9 1 (0.28%) Law
Job Titles
1 142 (40.23%) Developer
2 36 (10.20%) Analyst
2 36 (10.20%) Software Engineer
3 31 (8.78%) Project Manager
4 21 (5.95%) iOS Developer
5 19 (5.38%) Business Analyst
5 19 (5.38%) PHP Developer
6 18 (5.10%) .NET Developer
6 18 (5.10%) Architect
6 18 (5.10%) JavaScript Developer
7 17 (4.82%) Senior Developer
8 13 (3.68%) Tester
8 13 (3.68%) DevOps Engineer
9 12 (3.40%) Test Analyst
9 12 (3.40%) Solutions Architect
9 12 (3.40%) Android Developer
9 12 (3.40%) Agile Business Analyst
10 10 (2.83%) Android Software Engineer
10 10 (2.83%) Senior Software Engineer
10 10 (2.83%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (23.23%) HTML
2 69 (19.55%) .NET
3 66 (18.70%) CSS
4 57 (16.15%) Web Services
5 42 (11.90%) HTML5
6 34 (9.63%) AngularJS
7 31 (8.78%) jQuery
8 30 (8.50%) REST
9 29 (8.22%) ASP.NET
10 23 (6.52%) ASP.NET MVC
11 19 (5.38%) .NET Framework
11 19 (5.38%) Doctrine
12 17 (4.82%) JSON
13 15 (4.25%) CSS3
14 14 (3.97%) XML
15 12 (3.40%) Cocoa
15 12 (3.40%) Spring
15 12 (3.40%) Android SDK
15 12 (3.40%) Cocoa Touch
16 11 (3.12%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 31 (8.78%) User Experience
2 29 (8.22%) Mobile App
3 15 (4.25%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (3.68%) Mobile Payment
5 10 (2.83%) DTV
6 9 (2.55%) Management Information System
7 7 (1.98%) Computer Science
7 7 (1.98%) iPad
8 6 (1.70%) Digital Media
8 6 (1.70%) Data Centre
9 5 (1.42%) Data Structures
9 5 (1.42%) Algorithms
9 5 (1.42%) iPhone
10 4 (1.13%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.85%) Data Integration
11 3 (0.85%) FMCG
11 3 (0.85%) Visualisation
12 2 (0.57%) Inversion of Control
12 2 (0.57%) Video on Demand
12 2 (0.57%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 48 (13.60%) Apple iOS
2 46 (13.03%) Linux
3 34 (9.63%) Android
4 22 (6.23%) Windows
5 21 (5.95%) CentOS
6 15 (4.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (2.55%) Windows Phone
8 7 (1.98%) Windows Phone 7
9 6 (1.70%) Fedora
10 5 (1.42%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (1.13%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.57%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.28%) Debian
13 1 (0.28%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (34.28%) Scrum
2 94 (26.63%) TDD
3 60 (17.00%) Software Engineering
3 60 (17.00%) E-Commerce
4 55 (15.58%) Continuous Integration
5 40 (11.33%) MVC
6 37 (10.48%) Project Management
7 36 (10.20%) iOS Development
8 34 (9.63%) BDD
9 33 (9.35%) Open Source
10 26 (7.37%) DevOps
10 26 (7.37%) Android Development
11 24 (6.80%) PRINCE2
12 23 (6.52%) OO
12 23 (6.52%) Configuration Management
12 23 (6.52%) Mentoring
13 22 (6.23%) API Integration
13 22 (6.23%) Unit Testing
14 21 (5.95%) Kanban
14 21 (5.95%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 97 (27.48%) JavaScript
2 58 (16.43%) Java
3 44 (12.46%) C#
3 44 (12.46%) SQL
4 43 (12.18%) PHP
5 39 (11.05%) Objective-C
6 24 (6.80%) Apple Swift
7 22 (6.23%) Ruby
8 15 (4.25%) Python
9 10 (2.83%) C
10 8 (2.27%) PL/SQL
11 7 (1.98%) Perl
11 7 (1.98%) VB.NET
12 6 (1.70%) VBA
12 6 (1.70%) PHP5
12 6 (1.70%) PowerShell
12 6 (1.70%) Bash Shell
13 5 (1.42%) C++
14 4 (1.13%) TypeScript
15 3 (0.85%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 36 (10.20%) Security Cleared
2 14 (3.97%) ISEB
3 11 (3.12%) SC Cleared
4 7 (1.98%) Degree
5 5 (1.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (1.13%) ISTQB
6 4 (1.13%) Oracle Certification
6 4 (1.13%) BC Cleared
6 4 (1.13%) DV Cleared
6 4 (1.13%) APMP
6 4 (1.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.57%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 2 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.57%) PMP
7 2 (0.57%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.28%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.68%) QA
2 3 (0.85%) SLA
3 2 (0.57%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.28%) TickIT
4 1 (0.28%) Solvency II
System Software
1 5 (1.42%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.28%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 21 (5.95%) Opscode Chef
2 19 (5.38%) Puppet
3 16 (4.53%) Ansible
4 8 (2.27%) Vagrant
5 2 (0.57%) Zenoss
5 2 (0.57%) yum
6 1 (0.28%) Nagios
6 1 (0.28%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.28%) CA Spectrum
6 1 (0.28%) logstash
Vendors
1 28 (7.93%) Microsoft
2 25 (7.08%) Zend
3 24 (6.80%) Oracle
4 21 (5.95%) Red Hat
5 18 (5.10%) VMware
6 9 (2.55%) SAP
7 8 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
7 8 (2.27%) Lotus
8 6 (1.70%) OpenText
9 5 (1.42%) Google
9 5 (1.42%) NetApp
10 4 (1.13%) Atlassian
11 3 (0.85%) Xamarin
11 3 (0.85%) IBM
11 3 (0.85%) Citrix
12 2 (0.57%) Ericsson
12 2 (0.57%) Adobe
12 2 (0.57%) Rackspace
12 2 (0.57%) Tableau
12 2 (0.57%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
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