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 11 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 6 30 28
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -2
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 106 18 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 14.42% 3.73% 4.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.83% 5.31% 6.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 15 26
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 £314 £335 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £436 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £348
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +4.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +9.59%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
563 339 607
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 76.60% 70.33% 72.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 408 211 386
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 £263 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £461 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 8 30
Average hourly rate £23.50 £17.50 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.28% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £16.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £42.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.90% +3.33%
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 11 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 11 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 94 (45.19%) PHP
2 61 (29.33%) Zend
3 54 (25.96%) HTML
4 51 (24.52%) Scrum
5 48 (23.08%) jQuery
6 47 (22.60%) Zend Framework
7 46 (22.12%) Linux
8 44 (21.15%) CSS
8 44 (21.15%) Continuous Integration
9 42 (20.19%) Software Engineering
9 42 (20.19%) Java
9 42 (20.19%) JavaScript
10 40 (19.23%) MySQL
11 38 (18.27%) PHP5
12 36 (17.31%) CentOS
13 34 (16.35%) Selenium
14 33 (15.87%) Automated Testing
15 26 (12.50%) TDD
16 25 (12.02%) Spring
16 25 (12.02%) HTML5
17 23 (11.06%) Finance
18 22 (10.58%) E-Commerce
18 22 (10.58%) JIRA
19 21 (10.10%) Test Scripting
19 21 (10.10%) Apache
19 21 (10.10%) MVC
19 21 (10.10%) Open Source
20 20 (9.62%) PHPUnit
20 20 (9.62%) Puppet
20 20 (9.62%) Unit Testing

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 11 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 21 (10.10%) Apache
2 11 (5.29%) Tomcat
3 6 (2.88%) Confluence
4 5 (2.40%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.92%) Drupal
6 3 (1.44%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (1.44%) Node.js
7 2 (0.96%) Kentico
7 2 (0.96%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.96%) CMS
8 1 (0.48%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 5 (2.40%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.44%) MS Office
3 2 (0.96%) MS Project
4 1 (0.48%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (1.92%) Magento
3 3 (1.44%) Shopify
4 2 (0.96%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.48%) Cordys
5 1 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.48%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.40%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (2.40%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (2.40%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (2.40%) SaaS
2 3 (1.44%) Office 365
3 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.85%) VPN
1 8 (3.85%) Firewall
2 3 (1.44%) Internet
2 3 (1.44%) VoIP
3 2 (0.96%) DVB
3 2 (0.96%) PPP
4 1 (0.48%) LTE
4 1 (0.48%) ISUP
4 1 (0.48%) Intranet
4 1 (0.48%) WCDMA
4 1 (0.48%) GPRS
4 1 (0.48%) GSM
4 1 (0.48%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (19.23%) MySQL
2 16 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 8 (3.85%) Relational Database
4 7 (3.37%) RDBMS
5 3 (1.44%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.44%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.44%) Hazelcast
6 2 (0.96%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.96%) OLAP
6 2 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.96%) OLTP
6 2 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.48%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (0.48%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.48%) Big Data
7 1 (0.48%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 34 (16.35%) Selenium
2 22 (10.58%) JIRA
3 20 (9.62%) PHPUnit
4 17 (8.17%) JUnit
5 16 (7.69%) WebDriver
6 14 (6.73%) Maven
7 13 (6.25%) TestNG
7 13 (6.25%) Cucumber
8 9 (4.33%) JBehave
8 9 (4.33%) FitNesse
9 8 (3.85%) Subversion
10 6 (2.88%) Git (software)
11 5 (2.40%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (2.40%) LoadRunner
12 4 (1.92%) JMeter
12 4 (1.92%) jMock
12 4 (1.92%) Jenkins
13 3 (1.44%) Visual Studio
14 2 (0.96%) WATIR
14 2 (0.96%) PhpStorm
General
1 23 (11.06%) Finance
2 9 (4.33%) Electronics
2 9 (4.33%) Telecoms
3 8 (3.85%) Manufacturing
3 8 (3.85%) Marketing
4 3 (1.44%) Publishing
5 1 (0.48%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.48%) Front Office
5 1 (0.48%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 105 (50.48%) Developer
2 54 (25.96%) PHP Developer
3 23 (11.06%) Software Engineer
4 20 (9.62%) Tester
5 16 (7.69%) Analyst
6 15 (7.21%) Web Developer
6 15 (7.21%) Java Developer
6 15 (7.21%) DevOps Engineer
7 13 (6.25%) Designer
8 11 (5.29%) Architect
9 10 (4.81%) Senior Developer
10 9 (4.33%) Senior Software Engineer
10 9 (4.33%) Project Manager
10 9 (4.33%) Senior PHP Developer
10 9 (4.33%) Linux Engineer
10 9 (4.33%) UAT Tester
11 8 (3.85%) Test Leader
12 7 (3.37%) PHP Web Developer
12 7 (3.37%) Business Analyst
12 7 (3.37%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (25.96%) HTML
2 48 (23.08%) jQuery
3 47 (22.60%) Zend Framework
4 44 (21.15%) CSS
5 25 (12.02%) Spring
5 25 (12.02%) HTML5
6 17 (8.17%) Web Services
7 14 (6.73%) Ajax
8 13 (6.25%) LAMP
9 12 (5.77%) .NET
10 11 (5.29%) XML
11 9 (4.33%) ASP.NET
11 9 (4.33%) CSS3
12 7 (3.37%) RESTful
13 6 (2.88%) Symfony
13 6 (2.88%) CodeIgniter
13 6 (2.88%) Spring MVC
13 6 (2.88%) XSD
13 6 (2.88%) JSP
13 6 (2.88%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.10%) Open Source
2 11 (5.29%) DTV
3 7 (3.37%) Computer Science
4 4 (1.92%) Streaming Video
5 3 (1.44%) Digital Media
6 2 (0.96%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.96%) MPEG
6 2 (0.96%) IPTV
7 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.48%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.48%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 46 (22.12%) Linux
2 36 (17.31%) CentOS
3 11 (5.29%) Ubuntu
3 11 (5.29%) UNIX
4 9 (4.33%) Fedora
5 8 (3.85%) Debian
6 4 (1.92%) Windows
7 2 (0.96%) Android
8 1 (0.48%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (24.52%) Scrum
2 44 (21.15%) Continuous Integration
3 42 (20.19%) Software Engineering
4 33 (15.87%) Automated Testing
5 26 (12.50%) TDD
6 22 (10.58%) E-Commerce
7 21 (10.10%) MVC
7 21 (10.10%) Test Scripting
8 20 (9.62%) Unit Testing
9 19 (9.13%) User Acceptance Testing
10 16 (7.69%) Refactoring
10 16 (7.69%) Time Management
10 16 (7.69%) DevOps
11 14 (6.73%) BDD
11 14 (6.73%) Project Management
12 13 (6.25%) Kanban
12 13 (6.25%) Test Automation
12 13 (6.25%) Security Testing
13 11 (5.29%) Web Development
14 10 (4.81%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 94 (45.19%) PHP
2 42 (20.19%) Java
2 42 (20.19%) JavaScript
3 38 (18.27%) PHP5
4 17 (8.17%) SQL
5 16 (7.69%) Ruby
6 14 (6.73%) Python
6 14 (6.73%) Perl
7 11 (5.29%) C#
8 8 (3.85%) Bash Shell
9 6 (2.88%) Scala
10 3 (1.44%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.96%) C
12 1 (0.48%) Fortran
12 1 (0.48%) Pascal
12 1 (0.48%) Prolog
12 1 (0.48%) VBA
12 1 (0.48%) C++
Qualifications
1 14 (6.73%) ISEB
2 13 (6.25%) Degree
3 5 (2.40%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.44%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.96%) HND
5 2 (0.96%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.48%) APMP
6 1 (0.48%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.69%) QA
2 1 (0.48%) Solvency II
System Software
1 9 (4.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (3.85%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 20 (9.62%) Puppet
2 15 (7.21%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (3.85%) Salt
4 6 (2.88%) Nagios
5 4 (1.92%) Cobbler
5 4 (1.92%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.48%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 61 (29.33%) Zend
2 17 (8.17%) Red Hat
3 11 (5.29%) Microsoft
4 10 (4.81%) Oracle
5 9 (4.33%) VMware
6 8 (3.85%) SAP
6 8 (3.85%) hybris
7 1 (0.48%) JBoss
7 1 (0.48%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.48%) HP
7 1 (0.48%) Sage
7 1 (0.48%) Telerik
7 1 (0.48%) Casewise
7 1 (0.48%) Huawei
7 1 (0.48%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.48%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.48%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
Bristol, Avon
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Posted: 6 days ago
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Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 17 days ago