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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 3 4 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 25 42 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 26.60% 27.45% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 37.88% 33.60% -
Number of daily rates quoted 16 39 0
Average daily rate £400 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.36%
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
66 125 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 70.21% 81.70% 70.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 84 19
Average daily rate £418 £450 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.22% +30.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £350 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £525 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 6
Average hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 9 February 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 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 21 (67.74%) Security Cleared
2 18 (58.06%) DV Cleared
3 12 (38.71%) Scrum
4 9 (29.03%) Java
5 8 (25.81%) Python
5 8 (25.81%) Bash Shell
6 7 (22.58%) Integration Testing
6 7 (22.58%) Linux
6 7 (22.58%) Software Engineering
7 6 (19.35%) OO
7 6 (19.35%) ITIL
7 6 (19.35%) Unix
7 6 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (19.35%) Git (software)
7 6 (19.35%) DevOps
8 5 (16.13%) Jenkins
8 5 (16.13%) JavaScript
8 5 (16.13%) SQL
8 5 (16.13%) .NET
8 5 (16.13%) HP
9 4 (12.90%) ISEB
9 4 (12.90%) LoadRunner
9 4 (12.90%) Project Management
9 4 (12.90%) C#
9 4 (12.90%) C++
9 4 (12.90%) Perl
9 4 (12.90%) Windows
9 4 (12.90%) XML
9 4 (12.90%) Ruby
9 4 (12.90%) TDD

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 3 (9.68%) JBoss
1 3 (9.68%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.45%) Confluence
2 2 (6.45%) OpenStack
3 1 (3.23%) Apache
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (3.23%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) HTTP
2 2 (6.45%) Internet
3 1 (3.23%) AMQP
3 1 (3.23%) DHCP
3 1 (3.23%) DNS
3 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) MySQL
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.23%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.23%) Neo4j
3 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.23%) OLTP
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.23%) OrientDB
3 1 (3.23%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Git (software)
2 5 (16.13%) Jenkins
3 4 (12.90%) JIRA
3 4 (12.90%) LoadRunner
3 4 (12.90%) Selenium
3 4 (12.90%) Subversion
4 3 (9.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (9.68%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (6.45%) ClearCase
5 2 (6.45%) Cucumber
5 2 (6.45%) HP UFT
5 2 (6.45%) Mercurial
5 2 (6.45%) Rational Functional Tester
5 2 (6.45%) RSpec
6 1 (3.23%) Ant
6 1 (3.23%) Apache Ivy
6 1 (3.23%) Bitbucket
6 1 (3.23%) EasyMock
6 1 (3.23%) JUnit
6 1 (3.23%) Maven
General
1 2 (6.45%) Finance
1 2 (6.45%) Marketing
2 1 (3.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Developer
2 4 (12.90%) Analyst
3 3 (9.68%) Project Manager
3 3 (9.68%) Test Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Administrator
4 2 (6.45%) Applications Developer
4 2 (6.45%) C# Developer
4 2 (6.45%) C++ Developer
4 2 (6.45%) Designer
4 2 (6.45%) DV Cleared Project Manager
4 2 (6.45%) DV Cleared Test Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Integration Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Software Developer
4 2 (6.45%) Software Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (6.45%) Test and Integration Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Test Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Tester
4 2 (6.45%) UX Designer
5 1 (3.23%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) .NET
2 4 (12.90%) XML
3 2 (6.45%) CSS
3 2 (6.45%) SOAP
3 2 (6.45%) Web Services
3 2 (6.45%) XSD
4 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.23%) EJB
4 1 (3.23%) HTML
4 1 (3.23%) Java EE
4 1 (3.23%) JMS
4 1 (3.23%) JSF
4 1 (3.23%) Middleware
4 1 (3.23%) Spring
4 1 (3.23%) WCF
4 1 (3.23%) XForms
4 1 (3.23%) XML Schema
4 1 (3.23%) XSL
4 1 (3.23%) XSLT
4 1 (3.23%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) User Experience
2 2 (6.45%) Animation
2 2 (6.45%) Fat Client
2 2 (6.45%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.45%) Thin Client
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (3.23%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.23%) Replication
3 1 (3.23%) W3C
3 1 (3.23%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (22.58%) Linux
2 6 (19.35%) Unix
3 4 (12.90%) Windows
4 2 (6.45%) CentOS
5 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) Scrum
2 7 (22.58%) Integration Testing
2 7 (22.58%) Software Engineering
3 6 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (19.35%) DevOps
3 6 (19.35%) ITIL
3 6 (19.35%) OO
4 4 (12.90%) ITIL V3
4 4 (12.90%) Kanban
4 4 (12.90%) Project Management
4 4 (12.90%) TDD
4 4 (12.90%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (9.68%) Change Management
5 3 (9.68%) Service Management
5 3 (9.68%) Software Testing
5 3 (9.68%) System Integration Testing
5 3 (9.68%) System Testing
5 3 (9.68%) Test Automation
5 3 (9.68%) Unit Testing
5 3 (9.68%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (29.03%) Java
2 8 (25.81%) Bash Shell
2 8 (25.81%) Python
3 5 (16.13%) JavaScript
3 5 (16.13%) SQL
4 4 (12.90%) C#
4 4 (12.90%) C++
4 4 (12.90%) Perl
4 4 (12.90%) Ruby
5 3 (9.68%) PL/SQL
6 2 (6.45%) PHP
6 2 (6.45%) Shell Script
6 2 (6.45%) VB
6 2 (6.45%) XPath
7 1 (3.23%) Ada
7 1 (3.23%) Lua
7 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.23%) Scala
7 1 (3.23%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.23%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 21 (67.74%) Security Cleared
2 18 (58.06%) DV Cleared
3 4 (12.90%) ISEB
4 2 (6.45%) ISTQB
4 2 (6.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.23%) MCPD
5 1 (3.23%) MCSE
5 1 (3.23%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) QA
2 1 (3.23%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (3.23%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (6.45%) Puppet
2 1 (3.23%) CloudHub
2 1 (3.23%) Data Guard
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Flashback
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) HP
2 3 (9.68%) Atlassian
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle
2 3 (9.68%) VMware
3 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.45%) MuleSoft
3 2 (6.45%) Rally
3 2 (6.45%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.23%) Citrix
4 1 (3.23%) EMC
4 1 (3.23%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
4 1 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.23%) Sun
4 1 (3.23%) webMethods
4 1 (3.23%) Zend
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
UCAS
Rate: £35,000 per annum Pro Rota
Posted: 19 days ago