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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 1 3 7
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 79 51 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 26.69% 18.75% 13.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 39.90% 25.89% 21.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 42 14
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£350 £394 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +1.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £545 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +1.42%
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
198 197 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 66.89% 72.43% 64.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 131 58
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 12
Average hourly rate £19.46 £19.50 £17.23
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.23% +13.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.45 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £21.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +2 47 £325 -16.66% 9
Plymouth +2 19 £420 -23.63% 6
Agile Software Development
South West

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 41 (29.71%) Security Cleared
2 37 (26.81%) Java
3 34 (24.64%) Scrum
4 31 (22.46%) HTML
5 30 (21.74%) Project Management
6 28 (20.29%) Business Analysis
7 26 (18.84%) SC Cleared
8 24 (17.39%) CSS
8 24 (17.39%) PRINCE2
9 22 (15.94%) HTML5
10 20 (14.49%) CSS3
11 19 (13.77%) DevOps
12 17 (12.32%) Open Source
12 17 (12.32%) Git (software)
12 17 (12.32%) JavaScript
12 17 (12.32%) Continuous Delivery
13 15 (10.87%) Web Services
13 15 (10.87%) Linux
13 15 (10.87%) TDD
14 14 (10.14%) Web Development
15 13 (9.42%) Ruby
15 13 (9.42%) AngularJS
15 13 (9.42%) Jenkins
15 13 (9.42%) Web Design
16 12 (8.70%) Adobe Illustrator
16 12 (8.70%) JBoss
16 12 (8.70%) Photoshop
16 12 (8.70%) Red Hat
16 12 (8.70%) Fireworks
16 12 (8.70%) Information Architecture

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 12 (8.70%) JBoss
2 7 (5.07%) Apache
3 5 (3.62%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.45%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.45%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.72%) CMS
5 1 (0.72%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.72%) Drupal
5 1 (0.72%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 12 (8.70%) Photoshop
1 12 (8.70%) Fireworks
1 12 (8.70%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (2.17%) MS Office
3 2 (1.45%) MS Project
4 1 (0.72%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (6.52%) Summit
2 2 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.45%) Office 365
1 2 (1.45%) GitHub
1 2 (1.45%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.45%) ATM
1 2 (1.45%) GSM
1 2 (1.45%) SDH
1 2 (1.45%) UMTS
1 2 (1.45%) Ethernet
1 2 (1.45%) RNC
1 2 (1.45%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (0.72%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.80%) RDBMS
1 8 (5.80%) Relational Database
2 5 (3.62%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (3.62%) DB2
2 5 (3.62%) MongoDB
3 3 (2.17%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.45%) MySQL
4 2 (1.45%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.72%) Big Data
5 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 17 (12.32%) Git (software)
2 13 (9.42%) Jenkins
3 11 (7.97%) Selenium
4 10 (7.25%) Subversion
4 10 (7.25%) Maven
5 9 (6.52%) Cucumber
5 9 (6.52%) SpecFlow
6 8 (5.80%) JIRA
7 7 (5.07%) JUnit
8 4 (2.90%) Spock
9 3 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (2.17%) WebDriver
10 2 (1.45%) Capybara
10 2 (1.45%) IntelliJ
11 1 (0.72%) HP UFT
11 1 (0.72%) JMeter
11 1 (0.72%) Oracle Forms
11 1 (0.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.72%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 8 (5.80%) Finance
2 4 (2.90%) Banking
3 3 (2.17%) Local Government
4 2 (1.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 49 (35.51%) Analyst
2 40 (28.99%) Developer
3 34 (24.64%) Business Analyst
4 16 (11.59%) Designer
5 12 (8.70%) Agile Business Analyst
6 11 (7.97%) Web Designer
7 10 (7.25%) Java Developer
8 8 (5.80%) Project Manager
8 8 (5.80%) ScrumMaster
9 7 (5.07%) QA Analyst
9 7 (5.07%) DevOps Engineer
9 7 (5.07%) Software Developer
9 7 (5.07%) Test Analyst
10 4 (2.90%) Solutions Designer
10 4 (2.90%) JavaScript Developer
10 4 (2.90%) GUI Developer
11 3 (2.17%) Salesforce.com Developer
11 3 (2.17%) Contracts Manager
11 3 (2.17%) Senior Designer
11 3 (2.17%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (22.46%) HTML
2 24 (17.39%) CSS
3 22 (15.94%) HTML5
4 20 (14.49%) CSS3
5 15 (10.87%) Web Services
6 13 (9.42%) AngularJS
7 12 (8.70%) Java EE
8 11 (7.97%) Spring
9 10 (7.25%) RESTful
10 8 (5.80%) .NET
11 7 (5.07%) XML
11 7 (5.07%) Dojo
12 5 (3.62%) JSR 168
12 5 (3.62%) Middleware
12 5 (3.62%) Struts
12 5 (3.62%) RabbitMQ
13 4 (2.90%) Apache Camel
13 4 (2.90%) Spring Boot
13 4 (2.90%) ActiveMQ
14 3 (2.17%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.52%) User Experience
2 6 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.90%) Computer Science
3 4 (2.90%) Linked Data
4 2 (1.45%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (1.45%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.72%) GIS
5 1 (0.72%) Internet of Things
5 1 (0.72%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 15 (10.87%) Linux
2 3 (2.17%) Windows
3 2 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.72%) UNIX
4 1 (0.72%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (24.64%) Scrum
2 30 (21.74%) Project Management
3 28 (20.29%) Business Analysis
4 24 (17.39%) PRINCE2
5 19 (13.77%) DevOps
6 17 (12.32%) Continuous Delivery
6 17 (12.32%) Open Source
7 15 (10.87%) TDD
8 14 (10.14%) Web Development
9 13 (9.42%) Web Design
10 12 (8.70%) Information Architecture
10 12 (8.70%) Usability Testing
11 10 (7.25%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (7.25%) UML
11 10 (7.25%) Migration
12 9 (6.52%) Configuration Management
13 8 (5.80%) BDD
14 7 (5.07%) Kanban
14 7 (5.07%) SDLC
14 7 (5.07%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 37 (26.81%) Java
2 17 (12.32%) JavaScript
3 13 (9.42%) Ruby
4 8 (5.80%) SQL
4 8 (5.80%) C#
5 7 (5.07%) Bash Shell
6 4 (2.90%) Python
6 4 (2.90%) PL/SQL
6 4 (2.90%) Groovy
7 3 (2.17%) Apex Code
8 2 (1.45%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 41 (29.71%) Security Cleared
2 26 (18.84%) SC Cleared
3 10 (7.25%) ISEB
4 9 (6.52%) ISTQB
4 9 (6.52%) Degree
5 4 (2.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (2.17%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 2 (1.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.72%) PMP
8 1 (0.72%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.72%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.52%) ISO 9001
1 9 (6.52%) ISO 14001
1 9 (6.52%) QA
2 3 (2.17%) SLA
3 2 (1.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (5.07%) VirtualBox
1 7 (5.07%) Docker
2 2 (1.45%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.72%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (6.52%) Puppet
1 9 (6.52%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (5.07%) Vagrant
2 7 (5.07%) Ansible
3 3 (2.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (1.45%) Salt
5 1 (0.72%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 12 (8.70%) Red Hat
2 10 (7.25%) IBM
3 8 (5.80%) Microsoft
4 6 (4.35%) Atlassian
5 5 (3.62%) Oracle
6 3 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.45%) Symantec
7 2 (1.45%) Ericsson
7 2 (1.45%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 1 (0.72%) Talend
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