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 6 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 6 11 8
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 20 9 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 18.87% 9.18% 18.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 23.53% 13.24% 22.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 20
Median daily rate £488 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £362 £444
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £468 £480
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 £43.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +20.83%
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
85 68 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 80.19% 69.39% 81.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 38 68
Median daily rate £413 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 5
Median hourly rate £43.50 £42.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.35% +54.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £41.25 £25.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £43.00 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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 6 December 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 6 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 27 (64.29%) Security Cleared
2 26 (61.90%) DV Cleared
3 22 (52.38%) Java
4 16 (38.10%) Linux
4 16 (38.10%) JIRA
5 15 (35.71%) Python
5 15 (35.71%) Scrum
5 15 (35.71%) Software Engineering
6 13 (30.95%) Selenium
6 13 (30.95%) Ant
7 12 (28.57%) Maven
8 11 (26.19%) Test Scripting
9 10 (23.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 10 (23.81%) Hadoop
9 10 (23.81%) MongoDB
9 10 (23.81%) Jenkins
9 10 (23.81%) Oracle
9 10 (23.81%) JavaScript
10 9 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (19.05%) Git (software)
11 8 (19.05%) NoSQL
11 8 (19.05%) Bash Shell
11 8 (19.05%) HP Quality Center
11 8 (19.05%) TDD
11 8 (19.05%) JUnit
11 8 (19.05%) Unix
11 8 (19.05%) Eclipse
11 8 (19.05%) HP
12 7 (16.67%) LoadRunner
12 7 (16.67%) OO

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 7 (16.67%) Confluence
2 4 (9.52%) Apache
2 4 (9.52%) Apache Solr
3 2 (4.76%) Apache Spark
3 2 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.38%) Apache Pig
4 1 (2.38%) GlassFish
4 1 (2.38%) Mule
4 1 (2.38%) Mule ESB
4 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.38%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) HipChat
2 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) Firewall
1 1 (2.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.81%) Hadoop
1 10 (23.81%) MongoDB
2 8 (19.05%) NoSQL
3 6 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 5 (11.90%) Big Data
4 5 (11.90%) OrientDB
5 4 (9.52%) Relational Database
6 2 (4.76%) Apache Accumulo
6 2 (4.76%) MySQL
6 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (38.10%) JIRA
2 13 (30.95%) Ant
2 13 (30.95%) Selenium
3 12 (28.57%) Maven
4 10 (23.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 10 (23.81%) Jenkins
5 8 (19.05%) Eclipse
5 8 (19.05%) Git (software)
5 8 (19.05%) JUnit
6 7 (16.67%) LoadRunner
7 6 (14.29%) JMeter
8 5 (11.90%) ClearCase
8 5 (11.90%) Selenium IDE
8 5 (11.90%) WebDriver
9 4 (9.52%) Bitbucket
9 4 (9.52%) SoapUI
10 3 (7.14%) Hudson
11 2 (4.76%) Gradle
11 2 (4.76%) Subversion
11 2 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (11.90%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Electronics
2 3 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 3 (7.14%) Marketing
2 3 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (38.10%) Developer
2 9 (21.43%) Test Engineer
3 7 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 7 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) Architect
4 6 (14.29%) Integration Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) Test and Integration Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) DV Cleared Java Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Business Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Business Change Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Business Change Business Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) C# Architect
7 2 (4.76%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Hadoop Developer
7 2 (4.76%) HTML Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Java Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Lead Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.67%) .NET
1 7 (16.67%) HTML
1 7 (16.67%) JSON
1 7 (16.67%) REST
2 6 (14.29%) Java EE
2 6 (14.29%) XML
3 5 (11.90%) jQuery
3 5 (11.90%) Web Services
4 4 (9.52%) CSS
4 4 (9.52%) EJB
4 4 (9.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (7.14%) HTML5
5 3 (7.14%) JMS
5 3 (7.14%) XSLT
6 2 (4.76%) Entity Framework
6 2 (4.76%) J2EE
6 2 (4.76%) Kendo UI
6 2 (4.76%) SOAP
6 2 (4.76%) WCF
6 2 (4.76%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.76%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (4.76%) Wiki
3 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.38%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.38%) User Experience
3 1 (2.38%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (38.10%) Linux
2 8 (19.05%) Unix
3 5 (11.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (11.90%) Windows
4 2 (4.76%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (35.71%) Scrum
1 15 (35.71%) Software Engineering
2 11 (26.19%) Test Scripting
3 9 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (19.05%) TDD
5 7 (16.67%) DevOps
5 7 (16.67%) OO
5 7 (16.67%) Software Testing
6 6 (14.29%) BDD
6 6 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (14.29%) Release Management
7 5 (11.90%) Issue Tracking
7 5 (11.90%) Software Delivery
8 4 (9.52%) Automated Testing
8 4 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (9.52%) MVC
8 4 (9.52%) Open Source
8 4 (9.52%) SDLC
8 4 (9.52%) Test Planning
8 4 (9.52%) UML
Programming Languages
1 22 (52.38%) Java
2 15 (35.71%) Python
3 10 (23.81%) JavaScript
4 8 (19.05%) Bash Shell
5 7 (16.67%) C#
6 6 (14.29%) C++
6 6 (14.29%) SQL
7 5 (11.90%) Perl
7 5 (11.90%) Shell Script
8 3 (7.14%) PHP
8 3 (7.14%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.38%) Groovy
9 1 (2.38%) Lua
9 1 (2.38%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.38%) Ruby
9 1 (2.38%) XPath
Qualifications
1 27 (64.29%) Security Cleared
2 26 (61.90%) DV Cleared
3 5 (11.90%) ISEB
3 5 (11.90%) ISTQB
3 5 (11.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.38%) Degree
4 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (19.05%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (4.76%) CloudHub
3 1 (2.38%) Kibana
Vendors
1 10 (23.81%) Oracle
2 8 (19.05%) HP
3 7 (16.67%) Atlassian
4 5 (11.90%) Cloudera
4 5 (11.90%) Red Hat
5 3 (7.14%) SAP
6 1 (2.38%) IBM
6 1 (2.38%) MuleSoft
6 1 (2.38%) Zend
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