The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Bristol region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 6 23 29
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +6
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 99 24 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 12.52% 4.49% 4.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.45% 6.17% 6.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 19 27
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £290 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £513 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +6.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £40.00 £37.25
% change year-on-year
-4.37% +7.38%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
602 389 613
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 76.11% 72.71% 72.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 448 261 383
Average daily rate £375 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 12 34
Average hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.20 £13.90 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £45.00 £47.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Agile Software Development
South West

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 24 July 2014.

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 24 July 2014, 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 97 (47.32%) PHP
2 60 (29.27%) Zend
3 56 (27.32%) HTML
4 52 (25.37%) jQuery
5 46 (22.44%) Zend Framework
5 46 (22.44%) Continuous Integration
5 46 (22.44%) Linux
6 45 (21.95%) Scrum
7 43 (20.98%) MySQL
7 43 (20.98%) CSS
8 42 (20.49%) JavaScript
8 42 (20.49%) Software Engineering
9 40 (19.51%) Java
10 38 (18.54%) PHP5
11 36 (17.56%) CentOS
12 32 (15.61%) Automated Testing
13 31 (15.12%) Selenium
14 27 (13.17%) TDD
15 25 (12.20%) HTML5
16 23 (11.22%) Spring
16 23 (11.22%) E-Commerce
17 22 (10.73%) JIRA
18 21 (10.24%) User Acceptance Testing
18 21 (10.24%) Unit Testing
19 20 (9.76%) Test Scripting
19 20 (9.76%) Finance
19 20 (9.76%) MVC
19 20 (9.76%) Apache
19 20 (9.76%) PHPUnit
19 20 (9.76%) Puppet

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 20 (9.76%) Apache
2 11 (5.37%) Tomcat
3 6 (2.93%) Confluence
4 5 (2.44%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.95%) Drupal
6 3 (1.46%) Umbraco
6 3 (1.46%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.98%) Kentico
7 2 (0.98%) CMS
8 1 (0.49%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (1.46%) MS Office
2 2 (0.98%) MS Project
2 2 (0.98%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (3.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (1.95%) Magento
3 3 (1.46%) Shopify
4 2 (0.98%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.49%) Cordys
5 1 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (2.44%) SaaS
1 5 (2.44%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.46%) Office 365
3 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.39%) VPN
1 9 (4.39%) Firewall
2 3 (1.46%) Internet
2 3 (1.46%) VoIP
3 2 (0.98%) PPP
3 2 (0.98%) GPRS
3 2 (0.98%) GSM
3 2 (0.98%) DVB
3 2 (0.98%) LTE
4 1 (0.49%) ZigBee
4 1 (0.49%) Wireless
4 1 (0.49%) ISUP
4 1 (0.49%) Intranet
4 1 (0.49%) UMTS
4 1 (0.49%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.49%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (20.98%) MySQL
2 11 (5.37%) SQL Server
3 6 (2.93%) Relational Database
4 4 (1.95%) RDBMS
5 3 (1.46%) Hazelcast
6 2 (0.98%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.98%) OLAP
6 2 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.98%) OLTP
6 2 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.49%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (0.49%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.49%) EDRMS
7 1 (0.49%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 31 (15.12%) Selenium
2 22 (10.73%) JIRA
3 20 (9.76%) PHPUnit
4 16 (7.80%) WebDriver
5 14 (6.83%) Maven
5 14 (6.83%) JUnit
6 13 (6.34%) TestNG
7 10 (4.88%) Cucumber
8 8 (3.90%) Subversion
8 8 (3.90%) FitNesse
9 6 (2.93%) Git (software)
9 6 (2.93%) JBehave
10 5 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (1.95%) Jenkins
11 4 (1.95%) LoadRunner
11 4 (1.95%) JMeter
12 3 (1.46%) Visual Studio
13 2 (0.98%) PhpStorm
13 2 (0.98%) WATIR
14 1 (0.49%) jMock
General
1 20 (9.76%) Finance
2 9 (4.39%) Electronics
2 9 (4.39%) Telecoms
3 8 (3.90%) Manufacturing
3 8 (3.90%) Marketing
4 3 (1.46%) Publishing
5 1 (0.49%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.49%) Front Office
5 1 (0.49%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 102 (49.76%) Developer
2 55 (26.83%) PHP Developer
3 23 (11.22%) Software Engineer
4 19 (9.27%) Tester
5 16 (7.80%) Analyst
5 16 (7.80%) DevOps Engineer
6 13 (6.34%) Designer
6 13 (6.34%) Web Developer
7 12 (5.85%) Java Developer
7 12 (5.85%) Senior Developer
8 11 (5.37%) Architect
9 10 (4.88%) Linux Engineer
10 9 (4.39%) UAT Tester
10 9 (4.39%) Senior PHP Developer
11 8 (3.90%) Test Leader
11 8 (3.90%) Project Manager
11 8 (3.90%) Senior Software Engineer
12 7 (3.41%) Test Engineer
12 7 (3.41%) PHP Web Developer
12 7 (3.41%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (27.32%) HTML
2 52 (25.37%) jQuery
3 46 (22.44%) Zend Framework
4 43 (20.98%) CSS
5 25 (12.20%) HTML5
6 23 (11.22%) Spring
7 17 (8.29%) Web Services
8 15 (7.32%) Ajax
9 14 (6.83%) LAMP
10 10 (4.88%) .NET
10 10 (4.88%) XML
11 9 (4.39%) CSS3
12 7 (3.41%) Symfony
12 7 (3.41%) JSON
12 7 (3.41%) ASP.NET
12 7 (3.41%) RESTful
13 6 (2.93%) REST
13 6 (2.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 6 (2.93%) J2EE
13 6 (2.93%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.78%) Open Source
2 10 (4.88%) DTV
3 4 (1.95%) Computer Science
4 3 (1.46%) E-Learning
4 3 (1.46%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.46%) Streaming Video
4 3 (1.46%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.46%) Digital Media
5 2 (0.98%) MPEG
5 2 (0.98%) IPTV
6 1 (0.49%) Web 2.0
6 1 (0.49%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 46 (22.44%) Linux
2 36 (17.56%) CentOS
3 12 (5.85%) Ubuntu
4 11 (5.37%) UNIX
5 9 (4.39%) Fedora
5 9 (4.39%) Debian
6 4 (1.95%) Windows
7 3 (1.46%) Android
8 2 (0.98%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (22.44%) Continuous Integration
2 45 (21.95%) Scrum
3 42 (20.49%) Software Engineering
4 32 (15.61%) Automated Testing
5 27 (13.17%) TDD
6 23 (11.22%) E-Commerce
7 21 (10.24%) User Acceptance Testing
7 21 (10.24%) Unit Testing
8 20 (9.76%) Test Scripting
8 20 (9.76%) MVC
9 17 (8.29%) DevOps
10 15 (7.32%) Time Management
10 15 (7.32%) Refactoring
11 14 (6.83%) BDD
12 13 (6.34%) Project Management
12 13 (6.34%) Security Testing
13 11 (5.37%) Test Automation
14 10 (4.88%) Build Automation
14 10 (4.88%) Stakeholder Management
14 10 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 97 (47.32%) PHP
2 42 (20.49%) JavaScript
3 40 (19.51%) Java
4 38 (18.54%) PHP5
5 19 (9.27%) Ruby
6 17 (8.29%) SQL
7 15 (7.32%) Perl
8 14 (6.83%) Python
9 12 (5.85%) C#
10 9 (4.39%) Bash Shell
11 6 (2.93%) Scala
12 3 (1.46%) C
12 3 (1.46%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.49%) Pascal
13 1 (0.49%) Prolog
13 1 (0.49%) Embedded C
13 1 (0.49%) Fortran
13 1 (0.49%) VBA
13 1 (0.49%) C++
Qualifications
1 14 (6.83%) ISEB
2 13 (6.34%) Degree
3 5 (2.44%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.46%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.98%) HND
5 2 (0.98%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.49%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.49%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.83%) QA
2 1 (0.49%) Solvency II
System Software
1 10 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (4.39%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 20 (9.76%) Puppet
2 16 (7.80%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (4.39%) Salt
4 6 (2.93%) Nagios
5 3 (1.46%) Vagrant
5 3 (1.46%) Cobbler
6 1 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.49%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 60 (29.27%) Zend
2 18 (8.78%) Red Hat
3 10 (4.88%) VMware
4 9 (4.39%) Microsoft
5 8 (3.90%) hybris
5 8 (3.90%) SAP
6 7 (3.41%) Oracle
7 1 (0.49%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.49%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.49%) Casewise
7 1 (0.49%) Huawei
7 1 (0.49%) Telerik
7 1 (0.49%) Sage
7 1 (0.49%) HP
7 1 (0.49%) JBoss
7 1 (0.49%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.49%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
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