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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 1 3 8
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 108 72 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 33.64% 21.69% 12.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 48.00% 29.39% 17.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 59 14
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£375 £380 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% -1.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £358
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
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
225 245 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 70.09% 73.80% 71.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 178 79
Average daily rate £375 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £300 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 11
Average hourly rate £35.50 £19.50 £17.23
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.05% +13.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £15.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.85 £21.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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
Plymouth +5 57 £428 -24.16% 8
Exeter +2 36 £331 -11.66% 13
Torquay 0 1 £350 -
Agile Software Development
South West

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 (29.19%) Scrum
2 42 (26.09%) Java
3 38 (23.60%) Security Cleared
4 33 (20.50%) Project Management
4 33 (20.50%) HTML
5 29 (18.01%) PRINCE2
6 24 (14.91%) Linux
7 23 (14.29%) CSS
7 23 (14.29%) SC Cleared
8 21 (13.04%) Ruby
8 21 (13.04%) Business Analysis
8 21 (13.04%) ISEB
9 20 (12.42%) SQL
9 20 (12.42%) Jenkins
10 19 (11.80%) Relational Database
11 18 (11.18%) DevOps
12 17 (10.56%) Continuous Delivery
12 17 (10.56%) IBM
12 17 (10.56%) Web Development
13 16 (9.94%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (9.94%) HTML5
13 16 (9.94%) ISTQB
13 16 (9.94%) Subversion
14 15 (9.32%) TDD
14 15 (9.32%) QA
14 15 (9.32%) Web Design
15 14 (8.70%) Finance
15 14 (8.70%) Configuration Management
15 14 (8.70%) UML
15 14 (8.70%) CSS3

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 (7.45%) JBoss
1 12 (7.45%) WebSphere
2 8 (4.97%) WebSphere Portal
3 7 (4.35%) Apache
4 3 (1.86%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (1.86%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.24%) ArcGIS
5 2 (1.24%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.62%) CMS
6 1 (0.62%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.62%) Drupal
Applications
1 8 (4.97%) Photoshop
1 8 (4.97%) Fireworks
1 8 (4.97%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (2.48%) MS Office
3 3 (1.86%) MS Project
4 1 (0.62%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.62%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (5.59%) Summit
2 2 (1.24%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.86%) Office 365
1 3 (1.86%) Symantec.cloud
2 1 (0.62%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.73%) HTTP
2 1 (0.62%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (11.80%) Relational Database
2 11 (6.83%) DB2
3 8 (4.97%) RDBMS
4 7 (4.35%) MongoDB
5 6 (3.73%) Neo4j
6 5 (3.11%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.86%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.86%) SQL Server
8 2 (1.24%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.62%) MySQL
9 1 (0.62%) Big Data
9 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 20 (12.42%) Jenkins
2 16 (9.94%) Subversion
3 13 (8.07%) Git (software)
4 12 (7.45%) Cucumber
5 11 (6.83%) Talend Open Studio
5 11 (6.83%) Selenium
6 9 (5.59%) SpecFlow
7 8 (4.97%) JIRA
8 7 (4.35%) Capybara
8 7 (4.35%) Maven
9 6 (3.73%) JUnit
10 3 (1.86%) WebDriver
11 2 (1.24%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (1.24%) Oracle Forms
12 1 (0.62%) HP UFT
12 1 (0.62%) JMeter
12 1 (0.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 1 (0.62%) Axure RP
General
1 14 (8.70%) Finance
2 4 (2.48%) Banking
3 3 (1.86%) Local Government
4 1 (0.62%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 54 (33.54%) Analyst
2 42 (26.09%) Developer
3 35 (21.74%) Business Analyst
4 17 (10.56%) Java Developer
4 17 (10.56%) Designer
5 11 (6.83%) Test Analyst
6 10 (6.21%) Tester
6 10 (6.21%) Agile Business Analyst
7 9 (5.59%) Project Manager
8 8 (4.97%) Architect
9 7 (4.35%) Web Designer
9 7 (4.35%) ScrumMaster
9 7 (4.35%) UX Designer
9 7 (4.35%) Enterprise Architect
9 7 (4.35%) QA Analyst
9 7 (4.35%) DevOps Engineer
10 5 (3.11%) Senior Enterprise Architect
10 5 (3.11%) ETL Developer
10 5 (3.11%) Senior Architect
10 5 (3.11%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (20.50%) HTML
2 23 (14.29%) CSS
3 16 (9.94%) HTML5
4 14 (8.70%) CSS3
5 12 (7.45%) Java EE
5 12 (7.45%) Struts
6 10 (6.21%) Gherkin
7 9 (5.59%) Web Services
7 9 (5.59%) SOAP
8 8 (4.97%) .NET
9 7 (4.35%) EJB
9 7 (4.35%) JAX-RS
9 7 (4.35%) REST
9 7 (4.35%) RESTful
10 6 (3.73%) AngularJS
10 6 (3.73%) XML
10 6 (3.73%) Hibernate
10 6 (3.73%) Spring
11 5 (3.11%) Middleware
11 5 (3.11%) JSR 168
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.45%) User Experience
2 10 (6.21%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.73%) Mobile App
5 5 (3.11%) Linked Data
6 2 (1.24%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.24%) Statistics
6 2 (1.24%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.62%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.62%) GIS
7 1 (0.62%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.62%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 24 (14.91%) Linux
2 11 (6.83%) UNIX
3 6 (3.73%) Mac OS X
4 3 (1.86%) Windows
4 3 (1.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (1.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.62%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.62%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (29.19%) Scrum
2 33 (20.50%) Project Management
3 29 (18.01%) PRINCE2
4 21 (13.04%) Business Analysis
5 18 (11.18%) DevOps
6 17 (10.56%) Continuous Delivery
6 17 (10.56%) Web Development
7 16 (9.94%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (9.32%) Web Design
8 15 (9.32%) TDD
9 14 (8.70%) Configuration Management
9 14 (8.70%) UML
9 14 (8.70%) Open Source
10 13 (8.07%) Time Management
10 13 (8.07%) SDLC
11 12 (7.45%) Software Testing
12 11 (6.83%) CRM
12 11 (6.83%) Migration
13 10 (6.21%) Enterprise Architecture
13 10 (6.21%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 42 (26.09%) Java
2 21 (13.04%) Ruby
3 20 (12.42%) SQL
4 12 (7.45%) JavaScript
5 7 (4.35%) C#
5 7 (4.35%) Bash Shell
6 4 (2.48%) PL/SQL
7 3 (1.86%) PHP
7 3 (1.86%) Apex Code
8 2 (1.24%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.24%) Python
9 1 (0.62%) C++
Qualifications
1 38 (23.60%) Security Cleared
2 23 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 21 (13.04%) ISEB
4 16 (9.94%) ISTQB
5 11 (6.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (3.11%) Degree
7 4 (2.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (1.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (1.86%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 2 (1.24%) ISEB Practitioner
9 2 (1.24%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.62%) PMP
10 1 (0.62%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.62%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.32%) QA
2 9 (5.59%) ISO 9001
2 9 (5.59%) ISO 14001
3 2 (1.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.62%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (4.35%) VirtualBox
1 7 (4.35%) Docker
2 3 (1.86%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.62%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (4.97%) Puppet
1 8 (4.97%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (4.35%) Vagrant
2 7 (4.35%) Ansible
3 2 (1.24%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (1.24%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (0.62%) Salt
Vendors
1 17 (10.56%) IBM
2 12 (7.45%) Red Hat
3 11 (6.83%) Oracle
3 11 (6.83%) Talend
4 9 (5.59%) Microsoft
5 6 (3.73%) Atlassian
6 3 (1.86%) Symantec
6 3 (1.86%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.62%) webMethods
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Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Plymouth, Devon
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Rate: £200.00 - £300.00 per day
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Plymouth, Devon
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Rate: £450 - £533 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Reed Technology
Rate: £300 - £330 per day + +
Posted: 5 days ago