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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 23 15 11
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -4
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 19 16 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 6.19% 9.09% 11.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.80% 12.40% 16.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 11 14
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£375 £375 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £350 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £500 £459
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £353 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.38% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+48.64% +2.77%
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
216 129 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 70.36% 73.30% 72.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 79 62
Average daily rate £378 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £187 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 13
Average hourly rate £19.50 £17.23 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% +1.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £11.00 £15.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £42.50 £18.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -8 15 £375 -14.28% 3
Exmouth - - - - 1
Kingsbridge - - - - 2
Barnstaple - - - - 1
Agile Software Development
South West

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 19 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 16 (42.11%) SC Cleared
3 12 (31.58%) Scrum
4 10 (26.32%) Waterfall
5 9 (23.68%) Kanban
6 8 (21.05%) Performance Testing
6 8 (21.05%) ISTQB
6 8 (21.05%) Software Testing
6 8 (21.05%) Degree
6 8 (21.05%) QuickTest Pro
6 8 (21.05%) JavaScript
7 7 (18.42%) HTML
7 7 (18.42%) CSS
7 7 (18.42%) PRINCE2
7 7 (18.42%) ISO 9001
7 7 (18.42%) ISO 14001
7 7 (18.42%) Finance
7 7 (18.42%) Summit
7 7 (18.42%) CSS3
7 7 (18.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 6 (15.79%) HTML5
8 6 (15.79%) Project Management
8 6 (15.79%) Oracle
9 5 (13.16%) Java
9 5 (13.16%) SOAP
9 5 (13.16%) SoapUI
9 5 (13.16%) QA
9 5 (13.16%) Time Management
10 4 (10.53%) RIA
10 4 (10.53%) Dojo

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 2 (5.26%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.63%) Apache
2 1 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.63%) Confluence
2 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Fireworks
1 1 (2.63%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (2.63%) MS Project
1 1 (2.63%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (18.42%) Summit
2 3 (7.89%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) Internet
2 1 (2.63%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) Oracle Database
1 3 (7.89%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (21.05%) QuickTest Pro
2 5 (13.16%) SoapUI
3 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.26%) JIRA
4 1 (2.63%) SpecFlow
4 1 (2.63%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.63%) Selenium
General
1 7 (18.42%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (31.58%) Developer
2 6 (15.79%) Analyst
2 6 (15.79%) Project Manager
2 6 (15.79%) Business Analyst
3 5 (13.16%) Tester
3 5 (13.16%) Web Developer
4 4 (10.53%) Automated Tester
5 3 (7.89%) Test Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Agile Project Manager
6 2 (5.26%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Oracle Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Consultant
7 1 (2.63%) Development Specialist
7 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 1 (2.63%) Senior Manager
7 1 (2.63%) Change Manager
7 1 (2.63%) Senior Project Manager
7 1 (2.63%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.42%) HTML
1 7 (18.42%) CSS
1 7 (18.42%) CSS3
2 6 (15.79%) HTML5
3 5 (13.16%) SOAP
4 4 (10.53%) Dojo
5 2 (5.26%) REST
6 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.63%) .NET
6 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (2.63%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (2.63%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.63%) jQuery
6 1 (2.63%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) RIA
2 3 (7.89%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.26%) Reference Data
4 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.26%) Linux
2 1 (2.63%) zOS
2 1 (2.63%) Windows
2 1 (2.63%) SELinux
2 1 (2.63%) CentOS
2 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (31.58%) Scrum
2 10 (26.32%) Waterfall
3 9 (23.68%) Kanban
4 8 (21.05%) Performance Testing
4 8 (21.05%) Software Testing
5 7 (18.42%) PRINCE2
6 6 (15.79%) Project Management
7 5 (13.16%) Time Management
8 4 (10.53%) Business Analysis
9 3 (7.89%) Automated Testing
9 3 (7.89%) UML
9 3 (7.89%) Test Strategy
9 3 (7.89%) Test Automation
10 2 (5.26%) BPMN
10 2 (5.26%) Data Modelling
10 2 (5.26%) RUP
10 2 (5.26%) Software Engineering
10 2 (5.26%) Unified Process
10 2 (5.26%) Risk Management
10 2 (5.26%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.05%) JavaScript
2 5 (13.16%) Java
3 1 (2.63%) Perl
3 1 (2.63%) SQL
3 1 (2.63%) Python
3 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.63%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 16 (42.11%) SC Cleared
3 8 (21.05%) ISTQB
3 8 (21.05%) Degree
4 7 (18.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (7.89%) ISEB
6 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (2.63%) APMG
7 1 (2.63%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.42%) ISO 9001
1 7 (18.42%) ISO 14001
2 5 (13.16%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (5.26%) OpenAM
3 1 (2.63%) Ansible
3 1 (2.63%) logstash
3 1 (2.63%) Salt
3 1 (2.63%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (2.63%) YUM
3 1 (2.63%) Puppet
3 1 (2.63%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 6 (15.79%) Oracle
2 3 (7.89%) HP
3 2 (5.26%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.63%) VMware
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.63%) JBoss
4 1 (2.63%) Twitter
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