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 29 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 6 4 10
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 23 31 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 18.70% 21.53% 8.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 24.21% 28.44% 12.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 29 9
Median daily rate £413 £463 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.81% +8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £393 £398
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £525 £502
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £39.25 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+10.82% +9.02%
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
95 109 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 77.24% 75.69% 68.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 86 40
Median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 12
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 £42.50 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.65 £42.50 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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 29 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 29 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 25 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 23 (65.71%) DV Cleared
3 18 (51.43%) Java
4 13 (37.14%) Linux
5 12 (34.29%) Scrum
6 8 (22.86%) Software Engineering
6 8 (22.86%) Selenium
6 8 (22.86%) C++
6 8 (22.86%) JIRA
7 7 (20.00%) JavaScript
7 7 (20.00%) SQL
7 7 (20.00%) Oracle
7 7 (20.00%) Python
8 6 (17.14%) Maven
8 6 (17.14%) Git (software)
9 5 (14.29%) MongoDB
9 5 (14.29%) Test Scripting
9 5 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (14.29%) Jenkins
9 5 (14.29%) DevOps
9 5 (14.29%) SDLC
9 5 (14.29%) JSON
9 5 (14.29%) JMeter
9 5 (14.29%) JUnit
10 4 (11.43%) HTML
10 4 (11.43%) Ant
10 4 (11.43%) XML
10 4 (11.43%) Unix
10 4 (11.43%) ClearCase
10 4 (11.43%) 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 4 (11.43%) Confluence
2 3 (8.57%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.86%) Apache
3 1 (2.86%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.86%) GlassFish
3 1 (2.86%) IIS
3 1 (2.86%) JBoss
3 1 (2.86%) Mule
3 1 (2.86%) Mule ESB
3 1 (2.86%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.86%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.86%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 4 (11.43%) OrientDB
3 3 (8.57%) NoSQL
4 2 (5.71%) Big Data
4 2 (5.71%) Hadoop
4 2 (5.71%) MySQL
4 2 (5.71%) Neo4j
5 1 (2.86%) Apache Accumulo
5 1 (2.86%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.86%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (22.86%) JIRA
1 8 (22.86%) Selenium
2 6 (17.14%) Git (software)
2 6 (17.14%) Maven
3 5 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 5 (14.29%) JMeter
3 5 (14.29%) JUnit
4 4 (11.43%) Ant
4 4 (11.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (11.43%) ClearCase
5 3 (8.57%) Eclipse
5 3 (8.57%) LoadRunner
5 3 (8.57%) SoapUI
5 3 (8.57%) Subversion
6 2 (5.71%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.86%) Apache Ivy
7 1 (2.86%) Mercurial
7 1 (2.86%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (2.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (2.86%) Zephyr
General
1 3 (8.57%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Electronics
2 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.71%) Marketing
2 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (40.00%) Developer
2 8 (22.86%) Java Developer
2 8 (22.86%) Test Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Integration Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Test and Integration Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) DV Cleared Java Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Architect
6 2 (5.71%) C++ Developer
6 2 (5.71%) DV Cleared Test Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Software Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Test Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Test Specialist
7 1 (2.86%) Contracts Manager
7 1 (2.86%) HTML Developer
7 1 (2.86%) PHP Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Security Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Security Specialist
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) JSON
2 4 (11.43%) HTML
2 4 (11.43%) REST
2 4 (11.43%) XML
3 3 (8.57%) CSS
3 3 (8.57%) jQuery
3 3 (8.57%) Spring
3 3 (8.57%) Web Services
4 2 (5.71%) .NET
4 2 (5.71%) EJB
4 2 (5.71%) Hibernate
4 2 (5.71%) J2EE
4 2 (5.71%) Java EE
4 2 (5.71%) SOAP
4 2 (5.71%) XSD
5 1 (2.86%) Backbone.js
5 1 (2.86%) Kafka
5 1 (2.86%) Spring Integration
5 1 (2.86%) Spring MVC
5 1 (2.86%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.71%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.86%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.86%) Ergonomics
3 1 (2.86%) VHDL
3 1 (2.86%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.86%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 13 (37.14%) Linux
2 4 (11.43%) Unix
3 2 (5.71%) Windows
4 1 (2.86%) CentOS
4 1 (2.86%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) Scrum
2 8 (22.86%) Software Engineering
3 5 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (14.29%) DevOps
3 5 (14.29%) SDLC
3 5 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 4 (11.43%) Automated Testing
4 4 (11.43%) Integration Testing
4 4 (11.43%) OO
4 4 (11.43%) TDD
5 3 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (8.57%) Issue Tracking
5 3 (8.57%) MVC
5 3 (8.57%) Programme Management
5 3 (8.57%) Validation
5 3 (8.57%) Waterfall
6 2 (5.71%) Functional Testing
6 2 (5.71%) System Integration Testing
6 2 (5.71%) Test Planning
6 2 (5.71%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 18 (51.43%) Java
2 8 (22.86%) C++
3 7 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (20.00%) Python
3 7 (20.00%) SQL
4 4 (11.43%) Bash Shell
4 4 (11.43%) Ruby
4 4 (11.43%) Shell Script
5 3 (8.57%) Perl
6 2 (5.71%) PHP
6 2 (5.71%) PL/SQL
6 2 (5.71%) Scala
7 1 (2.86%) C
7 1 (2.86%) C#
7 1 (2.86%) Lua
7 1 (2.86%) XPath
7 1 (2.86%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 25 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 23 (65.71%) DV Cleared
3 3 (8.57%) ISEB
4 2 (5.71%) ISTQB
4 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (5.71%) CloudHub
2 2 (5.71%) Puppet
3 1 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (20.00%) Oracle
2 4 (11.43%) HP
3 3 (8.57%) Atlassian
4 2 (5.71%) IBM
4 2 (5.71%) MuleSoft
4 2 (5.71%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.71%) SAP
5 1 (2.86%) Rally
5 1 (2.86%) Splunk
5 1 (2.86%) VMware
5 1 (2.86%) Zend
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