The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 2 4 7
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 28 19 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 26.17% 14.96% 13.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 32.18% 16.96% 15.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 17 9
Median daily rate £408 £425 £376
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.11% +13.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £390 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £495 £425
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 £43.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +21.52%
Agile Software Development
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
87 112 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 81.31% 88.19% 83.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 88 45
Median daily rate £403 £475 £376
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.26% +26.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £356 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £387
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 17
Median hourly rate - £22.50 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -19.64%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +32.00%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Chester 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 Chester

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Chester region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 11 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 Chester region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 36 (39.56%) SQL
2 30 (32.97%) Java
3 28 (30.77%) ETL
4 22 (24.18%) Scrum
5 21 (23.08%) SQL Server
6 16 (17.58%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (17.58%) MongoDB
7 15 (16.48%) Linux
8 14 (15.38%) E-Commerce
8 14 (15.38%) Finance
8 14 (15.38%) TDD
9 13 (14.29%) Data Analysis
9 13 (14.29%) JSON
9 13 (14.29%) Web Services
9 13 (14.29%) XML
9 13 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
10 12 (13.19%) RESTful
10 12 (13.19%) QA
10 12 (13.19%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (13.19%) Kanban
10 12 (13.19%) J2EE
10 12 (13.19%) JavaScript
11 11 (12.09%) Spring
11 11 (12.09%) OO
11 11 (12.09%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (12.09%) Talend Open Studio
11 11 (12.09%) Tableau
11 11 (12.09%) Talend
11 11 (12.09%) User Stories
12 10 (10.99%) Time Management

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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 (5.49%) JBoss
2 3 (3.30%) Confluence
2 3 (3.30%) Tomcat
2 3 (3.30%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.20%) GlassFish
3 2 (2.20%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.10%) Apache
4 1 (1.10%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.10%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.10%) GitHub
2 1 (1.10%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.20%) Internet
1 2 (2.20%) Network Security
2 1 (1.10%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 16 (17.58%) MongoDB
3 10 (10.99%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (6.59%) Data Mining
5 5 (5.49%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 4 (4.40%) MySQL
6 4 (4.40%) NoSQL
6 4 (4.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.20%) Big Data
8 1 (1.10%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (1.10%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.10%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.10%) Redis
8 1 (1.10%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (12.09%) Talend Open Studio
2 7 (7.69%) Cucumber
3 6 (6.59%) Git (software)
4 5 (5.49%) JIRA
4 5 (5.49%) Selenium
5 3 (3.30%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.20%) Subversion
7 1 (1.10%) Ant
7 1 (1.10%) Gatling
7 1 (1.10%) Gradle
7 1 (1.10%) Grunt
7 1 (1.10%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.10%) JUnit
7 1 (1.10%) Maven
7 1 (1.10%) PHPUnit
7 1 (1.10%) QUnit
7 1 (1.10%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (15.38%) Finance
2 4 (4.40%) Banking
3 3 (3.30%) Retail
4 2 (2.20%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.10%) Back Office
5 1 (1.10%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 38 (41.76%) Developer
2 18 (19.78%) DBA
3 17 (18.68%) Analyst
4 14 (15.38%) Business Analyst
4 14 (15.38%) Java Developer
4 14 (15.38%) SQL DBA
5 12 (13.19%) SQL Server DBA
6 11 (12.09%) SQL Developer
7 8 (8.79%) SQL Server Developer
8 6 (6.59%) Agile Business Analyst
9 5 (5.49%) Data Engineer
9 5 (5.49%) Digital Analyst
9 5 (5.49%) Digital Business Analyst
9 5 (5.49%) Tester
10 4 (4.40%) Agile Developer
10 4 (4.40%) Business Systems Analyst
10 4 (4.40%) ETL Developer
10 4 (4.40%) ETL Tester
10 4 (4.40%) Senior Developer
10 4 (4.40%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (14.29%) JSON
1 13 (14.29%) Web Services
1 13 (14.29%) XML
2 12 (13.19%) J2EE
2 12 (13.19%) RESTful
3 11 (12.09%) Spring
4 8 (8.79%) HTML
5 7 (7.69%) CSS
6 6 (6.59%) AngularJS
6 6 (6.59%) SOAP
7 5 (5.49%) jQuery
8 4 (4.40%) Dropwizard
8 4 (4.40%) JAXB
8 4 (4.40%) JAX-WS
8 4 (4.40%) JDBC
8 4 (4.40%) WSDL
9 3 (3.30%) .NET
9 3 (3.30%) HTML5
9 3 (3.30%) Node.js
9 3 (3.30%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.89%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.40%) Data Integration
2 4 (4.40%) Data Structures
2 4 (4.40%) User Experience
2 4 (4.40%) Visualisation
3 3 (3.30%) Mathematics
3 3 (3.30%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.20%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.20%) Digital Media
4 2 (2.20%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (1.10%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (16.48%) Linux
2 3 (3.30%) Android
3 1 (1.10%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (30.77%) ETL
2 22 (24.18%) Scrum
3 16 (17.58%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (15.38%) E-Commerce
4 14 (15.38%) TDD
5 13 (14.29%) Data Analysis
5 13 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
6 12 (13.19%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (13.19%) Kanban
7 11 (12.09%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (12.09%) OO
7 11 (12.09%) User Stories
8 10 (10.99%) Time Management
9 9 (9.89%) Web Development
10 8 (8.79%) DevOps
10 8 (8.79%) UML
10 8 (8.79%) Waterfall
11 7 (7.69%) Software Engineering
12 6 (6.59%) BDD
13 5 (5.49%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (39.56%) SQL
2 30 (32.97%) Java
3 12 (13.19%) JavaScript
4 6 (6.59%) C#
4 6 (6.59%) R
5 4 (4.40%) T-SQL
6 3 (3.30%) PHP
7 2 (2.20%) Groovy
8 1 (1.10%) C++
8 1 (1.10%) Perl
8 1 (1.10%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (1.10%) ISEB
2 1 (1.10%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.10%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.19%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (12.09%) Tableau
1 11 (12.09%) Talend
2 9 (9.89%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.59%) Vertica
4 5 (5.49%) Atlassian
5 4 (4.40%) hybris
6 2 (2.20%) Ab Initio
6 2 (2.20%) Informatica
6 2 (2.20%) Oracle
7 1 (1.10%) IBM
7 1 (1.10%) Perforce
7 1 (1.10%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.10%) SAP
7 1 (1.10%) Workday
7 1 (1.10%) Xamarin
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
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