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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 43 60 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 23.24% 28.17% 21.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 27.92% 38.22% 26.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 28 26
Median daily rate £375 £375 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £299 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £429 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £387 £365
% change year-on-year
+9.96% +5.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £43.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £35.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.01% +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
154 157 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 83.24% 73.71% 83.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 76 95
Median daily rate £388 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £218 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 9 8
Median hourly rate £40.00 £14.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+175.86% -58.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £12.50 £12.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £35.00 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.63%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Devon region citing Agile Software Development as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the Devon region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter -2 15 £381 -1.29% 7
Plymouth -3 7 £369 -7.81% 1
Torquay - 2 £338 -
Agile Software Development
South West

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Devon region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 67 (41.61%) Java
2 60 (37.27%) Security Cleared
3 53 (32.92%) HTML
3 53 (32.92%) Scrum
4 51 (31.68%) Cucumber
5 49 (30.43%) SC Cleared
6 45 (27.95%) SQL
7 38 (23.60%) Ruby
8 37 (22.98%) Git (software)
9 35 (21.74%) BDD
10 34 (21.12%) Web Services
11 33 (20.50%) QA
12 32 (19.88%) RESTful
13 31 (19.25%) JIRA
14 30 (18.63%) TDD
14 30 (18.63%) Python
15 28 (17.39%) JavaScript
16 27 (16.77%) Gherkin
16 27 (16.77%) Capybara
17 25 (15.53%) Subversion
17 25 (15.53%) Test Automation
18 24 (14.91%) Jenkins
18 24 (14.91%) OO
19 23 (14.29%) CSS
20 22 (13.66%) Software Testing
21 21 (13.04%) Functional Testing
22 20 (12.42%) Relational Database
22 20 (12.42%) Microsoft
23 19 (11.80%) ISO 9001
23 19 (11.80%) ISO 14001

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (8.70%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (5.59%) SAS
2 9 (5.59%) WebSphere
2 9 (5.59%) WebSphere Portal
3 2 (1.24%) Apache
3 2 (1.24%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.62%) Drupal
4 1 (0.62%) IIS
4 1 (0.62%) Node.js
4 1 (0.62%) Tomcat
Applications
1 18 (11.18%) MS Office
2 2 (1.24%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.24%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.62%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 18 (11.18%) Office 365
2 1 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.62%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.83%) HTTP
2 1 (0.62%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.62%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.62%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (12.42%) Relational Database
2 16 (9.94%) NoSQL
3 11 (6.83%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (6.83%) RDBMS
4 9 (5.59%) DB2
4 9 (5.59%) MongoDB
4 9 (5.59%) Neo4j
5 5 (3.11%) SQL Server
6 3 (1.86%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.86%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.62%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.62%) QlikView
8 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 51 (31.68%) Cucumber
2 37 (22.98%) Git (software)
3 31 (19.25%) JIRA
4 27 (16.77%) Capybara
5 25 (15.53%) Subversion
6 24 (14.91%) Jenkins
7 11 (6.83%) Travis CI
8 10 (6.21%) IntelliJ
8 10 (6.21%) Maven
9 9 (5.59%) HP UFT
10 8 (4.97%) Spock
11 4 (2.48%) NUnit
12 2 (1.24%) Selenium
12 2 (1.24%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (1.24%) Toad
13 1 (0.62%) ClearCase
13 1 (0.62%) Oracle Forms
13 1 (0.62%) Vagrant
13 1 (0.62%) WATIR
General
1 7 (4.35%) Finance
2 3 (1.86%) Back Office
3 1 (0.62%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 88 (54.66%) Developer
2 35 (21.74%) Java Developer
3 26 (16.15%) Tester
4 25 (15.53%) Analyst
5 16 (9.94%) Test Analyst
6 14 (8.70%) Python Developer
7 13 (8.07%) Software Developer
8 11 (6.83%) Project Manager
8 11 (6.83%) Test Engineer
9 10 (6.21%) Senior Developer
9 10 (6.21%) Senior Software Developer
10 9 (5.59%) Java Web Developer
10 9 (5.59%) PostgreSQL Developer
10 9 (5.59%) Web Developer
11 8 (4.97%) Lead Test Analyst
11 8 (4.97%) Software Tester
12 7 (4.35%) Database Developer
12 7 (4.35%) DBA
12 7 (4.35%) SC Cleared Java Developer
13 6 (3.73%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (32.92%) HTML
2 34 (21.12%) Web Services
3 32 (19.88%) RESTful
4 27 (16.77%) Gherkin
5 23 (14.29%) CSS
6 12 (7.45%) REST
7 10 (6.21%) SOAP
8 9 (5.59%) EJB
8 9 (5.59%) Hibernate
8 9 (5.59%) JAX-RS
8 9 (5.59%) Struts
8 9 (5.59%) XML
9 8 (4.97%) .NET
10 5 (3.11%) Spring
11 4 (2.48%) ASP.NET Web API
12 3 (1.86%) HTML5
12 3 (1.86%) WinForms
12 3 (1.86%) WPF
13 2 (1.24%) jQuery
13 2 (1.24%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.59%) N-Tier
2 9 (5.59%) Replication
3 8 (4.97%) Computer Science
3 8 (4.97%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.24%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.24%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.62%) Blog
5 1 (0.62%) BYOD
5 1 (0.62%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (6.83%) Linux
1 11 (6.83%) Unix
2 10 (6.21%) Mac OS X
3 2 (1.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.62%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (32.92%) Scrum
2 35 (21.74%) BDD
3 30 (18.63%) TDD
4 25 (15.53%) Test Automation
5 24 (14.91%) OO
6 22 (13.66%) Software Testing
7 21 (13.04%) Functional Testing
8 18 (11.18%) Mentoring
9 17 (10.56%) ITIL
9 17 (10.56%) Software Engineering
9 17 (10.56%) Time Management
9 17 (10.56%) Web Development
10 15 (9.32%) OOA/OOD
10 15 (9.32%) OOD
11 13 (8.07%) Automation Testing
11 13 (8.07%) Requirements Analysis
11 13 (8.07%) Risk Analysis
12 12 (7.45%) Waterfall
13 11 (6.83%) Coaching
13 11 (6.83%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 67 (41.61%) Java
2 45 (27.95%) SQL
3 38 (23.60%) Ruby
4 30 (18.63%) Python
5 28 (17.39%) JavaScript
6 17 (10.56%) C#
7 14 (8.70%) C
7 14 (8.70%) Groovy
8 9 (5.59%) C++
8 9 (5.59%) MATLAB
8 9 (5.59%) Objective-C
8 9 (5.59%) R
9 3 (1.86%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.24%) PHP
11 1 (0.62%) Delphi
11 1 (0.62%) Perl
11 1 (0.62%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 60 (37.27%) Security Cleared
2 49 (30.43%) SC Cleared
3 17 (10.56%) Degree
4 11 (6.83%) ISTQB
5 10 (6.21%) ISEB
6 9 (5.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (3.11%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (1.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.62%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.62%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.62%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (20.50%) QA
2 19 (11.80%) ISO 14001
2 19 (11.80%) ISO 9001
3 16 (9.94%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 14 (8.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 20 (12.42%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.59%) IBM
3 8 (4.97%) Apple
4 6 (3.73%) Oracle
5 1 (0.62%) IFS
5 1 (0.62%) VMware
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