The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Devon 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 18 December 2014 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 3 4 15
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +11
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 61 37 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 21.25% 18.59% 11.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 30.50% 28.24% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 28 20
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£350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £265 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £572 £438 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.40 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+1.11% -4.00%
Agile Software Development
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
200 131 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 69.69% 65.83% 65.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 93 74
Average daily rate £375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £675 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 7 18
Average hourly rate £27.25 £27.50 £12.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.90% +126.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £16.60 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £35.25 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Devon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Devon

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Devon region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

Agile Software Development
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the Devon region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter -1 32 £338 - 5
Plymouth +1 19 £510 +31.61% 3
Tavistock - - - -
Exmouth - - - -
Barnstaple - - - - 1
Agile Software Development
South West

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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 64 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 60 (46.88%) SC Cleared
3 31 (24.22%) Java
4 29 (22.66%) Project Management
5 27 (21.09%) PRINCE2
6 22 (17.19%) User Stories
7 21 (16.41%) JIRA
7 21 (16.41%) HTML
7 21 (16.41%) ISEB
8 20 (15.63%) CSS
8 20 (15.63%) .NET
8 20 (15.63%) Scrum
9 19 (14.84%) Waterfall
10 18 (14.06%) Automated Testing
10 18 (14.06%) C#
11 17 (13.28%) QuickTest Pro
11 17 (13.28%) ISO 9001
11 17 (13.28%) ISO 14001
11 17 (13.28%) Summit
12 16 (12.50%) HP
12 16 (12.50%) JavaScript
12 16 (12.50%) Degree
12 16 (12.50%) Software Testing
12 16 (12.50%) ISTQB
12 16 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 16 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
13 15 (11.72%) Selenium
13 15 (11.72%) SQL
13 15 (11.72%) MS Project
13 15 (11.72%) OO

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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 (2.34%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (2.34%) WebSphere
1 3 (2.34%) JBoss
1 3 (2.34%) Apache
1 3 (2.34%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.78%) Confluence
2 1 (0.78%) K2 blackpearl
2 1 (0.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (11.72%) MS Project
2 10 (7.81%) Adobe Illustrator
2 10 (7.81%) Photoshop
2 10 (7.81%) Fireworks
3 9 (7.03%) MS Excel
4 5 (3.91%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 17 (13.28%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.91%) SaaS
2 3 (2.34%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.47%) Internet
2 2 (1.56%) ATM
2 2 (1.56%) GSM
2 2 (1.56%) SDH
2 2 (1.56%) UMTS
2 2 (1.56%) Ethernet
2 2 (1.56%) RNC
2 2 (1.56%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (0.78%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.38%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.13%) DB2
4 3 (2.34%) MongoDB
4 3 (2.34%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.78%) Big Data
5 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 21 (16.41%) JIRA
2 17 (13.28%) QuickTest Pro
3 15 (11.72%) Selenium
4 4 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (3.13%) Cucumber
5 3 (2.34%) Jenkins
5 3 (2.34%) Spock
5 3 (2.34%) Git (software)
5 3 (2.34%) Maven
5 3 (2.34%) IntelliJ
6 1 (0.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (9.38%) Finance
2 3 (2.34%) Back Office
3 2 (1.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (19.53%) Developer
2 23 (17.97%) Analyst
3 19 (14.84%) Project Manager
4 17 (13.28%) Business Analyst
5 15 (11.72%) Tester
6 14 (10.94%) Automation Tester
7 12 (9.38%) .NET Developer
8 10 (7.81%) Architect
9 7 (5.47%) Designer
9 7 (5.47%) Web Designer
10 6 (4.69%) Administrator
11 5 (3.91%) C# .NET Developer
11 5 (3.91%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 5 (3.91%) Technical Leader
11 5 (3.91%) Technical Business Analyst
11 5 (3.91%) Technical Architect
11 5 (3.91%) Web Developer
11 5 (3.91%) ASP.NET Developer
11 5 (3.91%) C# Developer
12 4 (3.13%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (16.41%) HTML
2 20 (15.63%) CSS
2 20 (15.63%) .NET
3 14 (10.94%) HTML5
3 14 (10.94%) CSS3
4 13 (10.16%) ASP.NET
5 8 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (4.69%) RESTful
7 4 (3.13%) Web Services
7 4 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 3 (2.34%) Visualforce
8 3 (2.34%) AngularJS
8 3 (2.34%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (2.34%) Razor View Engine
8 3 (2.34%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 3 (2.34%) Apache Camel
8 3 (2.34%) jQuery
8 3 (2.34%) Spring
8 3 (2.34%) Ajax
8 3 (2.34%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.59%) User Experience
2 8 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.69%) Management Information System
3 6 (4.69%) RIA
4 5 (3.91%) Open Source
5 4 (3.13%) CESG
5 4 (3.13%) CESG CLAS
5 4 (3.13%) Mainframe
5 4 (3.13%) IBM Mainframe
5 4 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.34%) Linked Data
6 3 (2.34%) GIS
7 2 (1.56%) Robotics
7 2 (1.56%) RMADS
8 1 (0.78%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.78%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.78%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.91%) Windows
1 5 (3.91%) zOS
2 4 (3.13%) Linux
2 4 (3.13%) UNIX
3 3 (2.34%) CentOS
3 3 (2.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (22.66%) Project Management
2 27 (21.09%) PRINCE2
3 22 (17.19%) User Stories
4 20 (15.63%) Scrum
5 19 (14.84%) Waterfall
6 18 (14.06%) Automated Testing
7 16 (12.50%) Software Testing
8 15 (11.72%) OO
9 11 (8.59%) Risk Management
10 10 (7.81%) Web Development
11 9 (7.03%) ITIL
12 8 (6.25%) UML
12 8 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (6.25%) Line Management
13 7 (5.47%) Information Architecture
13 7 (5.47%) BDD
13 7 (5.47%) Usability Testing
13 7 (5.47%) Business Analysis
13 7 (5.47%) Web Design
14 6 (4.69%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 31 (24.22%) Java
2 18 (14.06%) C#
3 16 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 15 (11.72%) SQL
5 4 (3.13%) T-SQL
5 4 (3.13%) Delphi
6 3 (2.34%) Apex Code
6 3 (2.34%) Bash Shell
6 3 (2.34%) Groovy
6 3 (2.34%) Ruby
6 3 (2.34%) C
6 3 (2.34%) Perl
6 3 (2.34%) PL/SQL
6 3 (2.34%) Python
7 1 (0.78%) C++
7 1 (0.78%) COBOL
7 1 (0.78%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 64 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 60 (46.88%) SC Cleared
3 21 (16.41%) ISEB
4 16 (12.50%) Degree
4 16 (12.50%) ISTQB
4 16 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (2.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.78%) IIBA
6 1 (0.78%) APMG
6 1 (0.78%) SSCP
6 1 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (13.28%) ISO 9001
1 17 (13.28%) ISO 14001
2 3 (2.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.56%) SLA
4 1 (0.78%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (0.78%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.78%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 16 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.34%) yum
2 3 (2.34%) Puppet
2 3 (2.34%) Ansible
2 3 (2.34%) SELinux
2 3 (2.34%) logstash
2 3 (2.34%) Salt
2 3 (2.34%) Red Hat Satellite
2 3 (2.34%) ZABBIX
3 1 (0.78%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 16 (12.50%) HP
2 10 (7.81%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.69%) Oracle
4 5 (3.91%) IBM
5 4 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (3.13%) Sun
5 4 (3.13%) SAP
6 3 (2.34%) VMware
7 2 (1.56%) Ericsson
7 2 (1.56%) Business Objects
7 2 (1.56%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 1 (0.78%) BT
Plymouth
Mason Frank
Rate: £250 - £310 per day
Posted: 27 days ago