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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 8 4 18
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +14
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 16 39 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 12.31% 28.26% 4.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.49% 33.91% 8.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 35 4
Median daily rate £455 £478 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.81% +9.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £399 £387
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £557 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £38.77 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+9.62% +7.69%
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
97 115 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 74.62% 83.33% 54.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 89 24
Median daily rate £400 £448 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.61% +23.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £349 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 17
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +23.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.75 £42.00 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.85 £42.50 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 20 (64.52%) Security Cleared
2 18 (58.06%) DV Cleared
3 17 (54.84%) Java
4 11 (35.48%) Scrum
5 7 (22.58%) JIRA
5 7 (22.58%) Linux
6 6 (19.35%) Python
6 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
6 6 (19.35%) C++
7 5 (16.13%) HTML
7 5 (16.13%) Web Services
7 5 (16.13%) XML
7 5 (16.13%) OO
7 5 (16.13%) Confluence
7 5 (16.13%) Integration Testing
7 5 (16.13%) DevOps
8 4 (12.90%) MuleSoft
8 4 (12.90%) SDLC
8 4 (12.90%) Git (software)
8 4 (12.90%) CSS
8 4 (12.90%) MySQL
8 4 (12.90%) Oracle
8 4 (12.90%) Selenium
8 4 (12.90%) Programme Management
8 4 (12.90%) Finance
8 4 (12.90%) Subversion
8 4 (12.90%) Software Engineering
8 4 (12.90%) Ruby
9 3 (9.68%) Spring
9 3 (9.68%) Maven

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 5 (16.13%) Confluence
2 1 (3.23%) Apache
2 1 (3.23%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.23%) GlassFish
2 1 (3.23%) IIS
2 1 (3.23%) JBoss
2 1 (3.23%) Mule
2 1 (3.23%) Mule ESB
2 1 (3.23%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.23%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (3.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) MySQL
2 2 (6.45%) Big Data
2 2 (6.45%) Hadoop
2 2 (6.45%) MongoDB
2 2 (6.45%) Neo4j
2 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.23%) Apache Accumulo
3 1 (3.23%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (3.23%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.23%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 7 (22.58%) JIRA
2 4 (12.90%) Git (software)
2 4 (12.90%) Selenium
2 4 (12.90%) Subversion
3 3 (9.68%) Maven
4 2 (6.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (6.45%) Cucumber
4 2 (6.45%) Jenkins
4 2 (6.45%) LoadRunner
4 2 (6.45%) Mercurial
5 1 (3.23%) Ant
5 1 (3.23%) Apache Ivy
5 1 (3.23%) ClearCase
5 1 (3.23%) EasyMock
5 1 (3.23%) JMeter
5 1 (3.23%) JUnit
5 1 (3.23%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (3.23%) Rational Functional Tester
5 1 (3.23%) SoapUI
5 1 (3.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (12.90%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Marketing
3 2 (6.45%) Electronics
3 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (48.39%) Developer
2 7 (22.58%) Java Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Test Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) DV Cleared Java Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Test Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Applications Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Architect
5 2 (6.45%) C++ Developer
5 2 (6.45%) DV Cleared Test Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Integration Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) PHP Developer
5 2 (6.45%) PHP Zend Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Test and Integration Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) DevOps Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Integration Developer
6 1 (3.23%) MuleSoft Architect
6 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared Java Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) HTML
1 5 (16.13%) Web Services
1 5 (16.13%) XML
2 4 (12.90%) CSS
3 3 (9.68%) .NET
3 3 (9.68%) jQuery
3 3 (9.68%) Spring
4 2 (6.45%) EJB
4 2 (6.45%) Hibernate
4 2 (6.45%) JSON
4 2 (6.45%) Kendo UI
4 2 (6.45%) SOAP
4 2 (6.45%) XSD
4 2 (6.45%) Zend Framework
5 1 (3.23%) Apache Camel
5 1 (3.23%) Java RMI
5 1 (3.23%) JDBC
5 1 (3.23%) XForms
5 1 (3.23%) XSL
5 1 (3.23%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.23%) Algorithms
2 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.23%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.23%) Ergonomics
2 1 (3.23%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.23%) VHDL
2 1 (3.23%) Visualisation
2 1 (3.23%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (22.58%) Linux
2 3 (9.68%) Unix
3 2 (6.45%) Windows
4 1 (3.23%) CentOS
4 1 (3.23%) Mac OS X
4 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) Scrum
2 5 (16.13%) DevOps
2 5 (16.13%) Integration Testing
2 5 (16.13%) OO
3 4 (12.90%) Programme Management
3 4 (12.90%) SDLC
3 4 (12.90%) Software Engineering
4 3 (9.68%) Kanban
4 3 (9.68%) MVC
4 3 (9.68%) System Integration Testing
4 3 (9.68%) System Testing
4 3 (9.68%) Validation
4 3 (9.68%) Waterfall
5 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
5 2 (6.45%) OO PHP
5 2 (6.45%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (6.45%) Secure Coding
5 2 (6.45%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (54.84%) Java
2 6 (19.35%) C++
2 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
2 6 (19.35%) Python
3 4 (12.90%) Ruby
4 3 (9.68%) Bash Shell
4 3 (9.68%) Perl
4 3 (9.68%) PHP
4 3 (9.68%) SQL
5 2 (6.45%) PL/SQL
5 2 (6.45%) Scala
6 1 (3.23%) C
6 1 (3.23%) C#
6 1 (3.23%) Lua
6 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.23%) XPath
6 1 (3.23%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 20 (64.52%) Security Cleared
2 18 (58.06%) DV Cleared
3 3 (9.68%) ISEB
4 2 (6.45%) ISTQB
4 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) CloudHub
2 2 (6.45%) Puppet
3 1 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) MuleSoft
1 4 (12.90%) Oracle
2 3 (9.68%) Atlassian
3 2 (6.45%) HP
3 2 (6.45%) IBM
3 2 (6.45%) Red Hat
3 2 (6.45%) SAP
3 2 (6.45%) Zend
4 1 (3.23%) Rally
4 1 (3.23%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
4 1 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.23%) Splunk
4 1 (3.23%) VMware
4 1 (3.23%) webMethods
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