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 6 May 2015 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 1 2 10
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +8
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 59 49 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 28.23% 22.48% 13.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 39.07% 27.68% 17.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 26 11
Average daily rate
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£375 £369 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.69% +13.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £278 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.05% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £36.11
% change year-on-year
- -3.07%
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
151 177 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 72.25% 81.19% 76.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 90 88
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £475 £382
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 2
Average hourly rate £14.50 £16.25 £19.39
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.76% -16.19%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 6 May 2015.

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 6 May 2015. 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 30 £386 -3.43% 9
Plymouth -1 23 £400 +10.72% 2
Agile Software Development
South West

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 47 (41.59%) Security Cleared
2 41 (36.28%) SC Cleared
3 35 (30.97%) Java
4 23 (20.35%) HTML
5 21 (18.58%) Business Analysis
6 20 (17.70%) Web Services
7 18 (15.93%) JavaScript
7 18 (15.93%) Project Management
8 17 (15.04%) CSS
8 17 (15.04%) JIRA
9 16 (14.16%) Git (software)
10 15 (13.27%) HTML5
10 15 (13.27%) Scrum
11 14 (12.39%) Summit
11 14 (12.39%) ISO 14001
11 14 (12.39%) ISO 9001
11 14 (12.39%) CSS3
11 14 (12.39%) Spring
12 13 (11.50%) Degree
12 13 (11.50%) SQL
13 12 (10.62%) PL/SQL
14 11 (9.73%) Oracle
14 11 (9.73%) PRINCE2
14 11 (9.73%) Web Development
14 11 (9.73%) Maven
14 11 (9.73%) MongoDB
14 11 (9.73%) Cucumber
15 10 (8.85%) NoSQL
15 10 (8.85%) Linked Data
15 10 (8.85%) AngularJS

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 (1.77%) JBoss
1 2 (1.77%) Apache
1 2 (1.77%) Tomcat
1 2 (1.77%) WebSphere
1 2 (1.77%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.88%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.88%) Drupal
2 1 (0.88%) ExpressionEngine
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (0.88%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (7.96%) Photoshop
1 9 (7.96%) Fireworks
1 9 (7.96%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (1.77%) MS Project
3 1 (0.88%) MS Office
3 1 (0.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (12.39%) Summit
2 1 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.77%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.42%) Internet
2 4 (3.54%) RNC
2 4 (3.54%) Radio Access Network
2 4 (3.54%) ATM
2 4 (3.54%) GSM
2 4 (3.54%) SDH
2 4 (3.54%) UMTS
2 4 (3.54%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.73%) MongoDB
2 10 (8.85%) NoSQL
2 10 (8.85%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (3.54%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.65%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.65%) Big Data
4 3 (2.65%) MySQL
4 3 (2.65%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.77%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 17 (15.04%) JIRA
2 16 (14.16%) Git (software)
3 11 (9.73%) Cucumber
3 11 (9.73%) Maven
4 10 (8.85%) Spock
5 8 (7.08%) Jenkins
6 7 (6.19%) IntelliJ
7 4 (3.54%) JUnit
8 3 (2.65%) QuickTest Pro
8 3 (2.65%) Subversion
8 3 (2.65%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (1.77%) Selenium
9 2 (1.77%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.88%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.88%) Oracle Forms
General
1 7 (6.19%) Finance
2 4 (3.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (34.51%) Developer
2 27 (23.89%) Analyst
3 23 (20.35%) Business Analyst
4 10 (8.85%) Java Developer
4 10 (8.85%) Project Manager
5 9 (7.96%) Designer
6 8 (7.08%) Web Designer
6 8 (7.08%) Database Developer
7 7 (6.19%) Agile Business Analyst
8 6 (5.31%) Administrator
9 5 (4.42%) Software Developer
10 4 (3.54%) Field Engineer
10 4 (3.54%) Tester
10 4 (3.54%) Salesforce.com Administrator
10 4 (3.54%) GUI Developer
10 4 (3.54%) ScrumMaster
11 3 (2.65%) Technical Leader
11 3 (2.65%) Agile Project Manager
11 3 (2.65%) Agile Coach
11 3 (2.65%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (20.35%) HTML
2 20 (17.70%) Web Services
3 17 (15.04%) CSS
4 15 (13.27%) HTML5
5 14 (12.39%) CSS3
5 14 (12.39%) Spring
6 10 (8.85%) XML
6 10 (8.85%) AngularJS
6 10 (8.85%) Spring Boot
7 9 (7.96%) Apache Camel
7 9 (7.96%) RESTful
7 9 (7.96%) ActiveMQ
8 8 (7.08%) JSON
9 5 (4.42%) Dojo
9 5 (4.42%) .NET
10 3 (2.65%) ASP.NET
10 3 (2.65%) Visualforce
11 2 (1.77%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (1.77%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 2 (1.77%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.85%) Computer Science
1 10 (8.85%) Linked Data
2 8 (7.08%) Open Source
3 7 (6.19%) User Experience
4 4 (3.54%) RIA
5 3 (2.65%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.77%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.88%) Animation
7 1 (0.88%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.88%) GIS
7 1 (0.88%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.88%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.88%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.31%) Linux
2 2 (1.77%) Windows
2 2 (1.77%) CentOS
2 2 (1.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.88%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.88%) UNIX
3 1 (0.88%) Mac OS X
3 1 (0.88%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (0.88%) VME
3 1 (0.88%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (18.58%) Business Analysis
2 18 (15.93%) Project Management
3 15 (13.27%) Scrum
4 11 (9.73%) Web Development
4 11 (9.73%) PRINCE2
5 10 (8.85%) Web Design
6 9 (7.96%) Usability Testing
6 9 (7.96%) Information Architecture
6 9 (7.96%) BDD
6 9 (7.96%) Automation Testing
6 9 (7.96%) Line Management
7 8 (7.08%) Unit Testing
7 8 (7.08%) TDD
7 8 (7.08%) Automated Testing
8 7 (6.19%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (6.19%) Waterfall
9 6 (5.31%) User Stories
9 6 (5.31%) Change Management
10 5 (4.42%) OO
10 5 (4.42%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 35 (30.97%) Java
2 18 (15.93%) JavaScript
3 13 (11.50%) SQL
4 12 (10.62%) PL/SQL
5 9 (7.96%) Groovy
6 8 (7.08%) Python
6 8 (7.08%) C#
7 6 (5.31%) Ruby
8 3 (2.65%) Apex Code
9 2 (1.77%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.77%) Perl
10 1 (0.88%) PHP
10 1 (0.88%) C++
10 1 (0.88%) C
10 1 (0.88%) Embedded C++
10 1 (0.88%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.88%) XAML
10 1 (0.88%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.88%) Scala
10 1 (0.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 47 (41.59%) Security Cleared
2 41 (36.28%) SC Cleared
3 13 (11.50%) Degree
4 5 (4.42%) ISEB
5 3 (2.65%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.88%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.88%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (12.39%) ISO 9001
1 14 (12.39%) ISO 14001
2 5 (4.42%) SLA
3 3 (2.65%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.77%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (5.31%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (3.54%) Puppet
2 4 (3.54%) Salt
3 2 (1.77%) Red Hat Satellite
3 2 (1.77%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.77%) Ansible
3 2 (1.77%) SELinux
3 2 (1.77%) logstash
3 2 (1.77%) ZABBIX
3 2 (1.77%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.77%) yum
Vendors
1 11 (9.73%) Oracle
2 5 (4.42%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.54%) HP
3 4 (3.54%) Ericsson
3 4 (3.54%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (3.54%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 2 (1.77%) VMware
5 1 (0.88%) ICL
5 1 (0.88%) Fujitsu
5 1 (0.88%) Atlassian
Devon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £299 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Devon
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago