The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 3 6 13
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +7
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 23 19 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 19.49% 14.07% 7.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 23.96% 20.21% 9.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 18 8
Median daily rate £413 £438 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +5.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £363 £395
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £515 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
Agile Software Development
Gloucestershire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
96 94 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 81.36% 69.63% 71.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 69 47
Median daily rate £390 £425 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.23% +11.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £315 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £485 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 3 11
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheltenham 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 Cheltenham

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 23 (60.53%) Security Cleared
2 22 (57.89%) DV Cleared
3 19 (50.00%) Java
4 11 (28.95%) Linux
4 11 (28.95%) JIRA
5 10 (26.32%) Scrum
6 9 (23.68%) JavaScript
7 8 (21.05%) C++
7 8 (21.05%) Oracle
7 8 (21.05%) Git (software)
8 7 (18.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 7 (18.42%) SQL
8 7 (18.42%) Selenium
8 7 (18.42%) Maven
8 7 (18.42%) Software Engineering
9 6 (15.79%) JUnit
9 6 (15.79%) Python
9 6 (15.79%) JMeter
9 6 (15.79%) Test Scripting
9 6 (15.79%) JSON
9 6 (15.79%) Confluence
9 6 (15.79%) MongoDB
10 5 (13.16%) REST
10 5 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (13.16%) Jenkins
10 5 (13.16%) OrientDB
10 5 (13.16%) Shell Script
10 5 (13.16%) ClearCase
10 5 (13.16%) .NET
10 5 (13.16%) HTML

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 6 (15.79%) Confluence
2 4 (10.53%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.63%) Apache
3 1 (2.63%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.63%) GlassFish
3 1 (2.63%) IIS
3 1 (2.63%) Mule
3 1 (2.63%) Mule ESB
3 1 (2.63%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.79%) MongoDB
2 5 (13.16%) OrientDB
3 4 (10.53%) NoSQL
4 2 (5.26%) Big Data
4 2 (5.26%) Hadoop
4 2 (5.26%) MySQL
4 2 (5.26%) Neo4j
5 1 (2.63%) Apache Accumulo
5 1 (2.63%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.63%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (28.95%) JIRA
2 8 (21.05%) Git (software)
3 7 (18.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 7 (18.42%) Maven
3 7 (18.42%) Selenium
4 6 (15.79%) JMeter
4 6 (15.79%) JUnit
5 5 (13.16%) Ant
5 5 (13.16%) ClearCase
5 5 (13.16%) Jenkins
6 4 (10.53%) Eclipse
7 3 (7.89%) LoadRunner
7 3 (7.89%) SoapUI
7 3 (7.89%) Subversion
8 2 (5.26%) Bitbucket
9 1 (2.63%) Apache Ivy
9 1 (2.63%) EasyMock
9 1 (2.63%) Rational Functional Tester
9 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (2.63%) Zephyr
General
1 3 (7.89%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Electronics
2 2 (5.26%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.26%) Marketing
2 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (42.11%) Developer
2 9 (23.68%) Java Developer
3 7 (18.42%) Test Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) Architect
4 4 (10.53%) DV Cleared Java Developer
4 4 (10.53%) Integration Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Test and Integration Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) .NET Architect
5 2 (5.26%) Business Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Business Change Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Business Change Manager
5 2 (5.26%) C# Architect
5 2 (5.26%) C++ Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Change Manager
5 2 (5.26%) HTML Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Senior Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Software Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Test Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.79%) JSON
2 5 (13.16%) .NET
2 5 (13.16%) HTML
2 5 (13.16%) REST
3 4 (10.53%) jQuery
3 4 (10.53%) Web Services
4 3 (7.89%) CSS
4 3 (7.89%) Java EE
4 3 (7.89%) Spring
4 3 (7.89%) XML
5 2 (5.26%) EJB
5 2 (5.26%) Hibernate
5 2 (5.26%) HTML5
5 2 (5.26%) J2EE
5 2 (5.26%) Kendo UI
5 2 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (2.63%) Backbone.js
6 1 (2.63%) Entity Framework
6 1 (2.63%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (2.63%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.26%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.63%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.63%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (2.63%) Ergonomics
3 1 (2.63%) VHDL
3 1 (2.63%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.63%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.95%) Linux
2 4 (10.53%) Unix
3 2 (5.26%) Windows
4 1 (2.63%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (26.32%) Scrum
2 7 (18.42%) Software Engineering
3 6 (15.79%) Test Scripting
4 5 (13.16%) Automated Testing
4 5 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (10.53%) DevOps
5 4 (10.53%) Issue Tracking
5 4 (10.53%) MVC
5 4 (10.53%) OO
5 4 (10.53%) TDD
6 3 (7.89%) SDLC
6 3 (7.89%) User Stories
7 2 (5.26%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (5.26%) Functional Testing
7 2 (5.26%) Mentoring
7 2 (5.26%) People Management
7 2 (5.26%) Release Management
7 2 (5.26%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 19 (50.00%) Java
2 9 (23.68%) JavaScript
3 8 (21.05%) C++
4 7 (18.42%) SQL
5 6 (15.79%) Python
6 5 (13.16%) Shell Script
7 4 (10.53%) C#
7 4 (10.53%) Ruby
8 3 (7.89%) Bash Shell
8 3 (7.89%) Perl
9 2 (5.26%) PHP
9 2 (5.26%) PL/SQL
9 2 (5.26%) Scala
10 1 (2.63%) C
10 1 (2.63%) Lua
10 1 (2.63%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 23 (60.53%) Security Cleared
2 22 (57.89%) DV Cleared
3 3 (7.89%) ISEB
4 2 (5.26%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.63%) Degree
5 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (5.26%) CloudHub
3 1 (2.63%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (21.05%) Oracle
2 4 (10.53%) Atlassian
3 3 (7.89%) HP
4 2 (5.26%) IBM
4 2 (5.26%) MuleSoft
4 2 (5.26%) SAP
5 1 (2.63%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.63%) Splunk
5 1 (2.63%) Zend
Cheltenham
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Rate: £375 - £450 per day
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