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 28 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 3 3 7
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 49 35 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 21.88% 18.04% 15.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 31.41% 21.74% 21.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 19 15
Average daily rate
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£386 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.43% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £279 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £436
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.13 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+3.21% +7.69%
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
156 161 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 69.64% 82.99% 73.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 89 82
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £494 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 2
Average hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £19.39
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -32.95%
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 28 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 28 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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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 35 £400 -9.85% 13
Plymouth 0 10 £375 -6.25% 2
Agile Software Development
South West

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 28 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 (40.87%) Security Cleared
2 38 (33.04%) SC Cleared
3 34 (29.57%) Java
4 29 (25.22%) HTML
5 23 (20.00%) CSS
6 21 (18.26%) Web Services
7 20 (17.39%) Business Analysis
7 20 (17.39%) HTML5
8 19 (16.52%) CSS3
9 18 (15.65%) Git (software)
9 18 (15.65%) JavaScript
10 16 (13.91%) Project Management
10 16 (13.91%) Scrum
10 16 (13.91%) JIRA
11 15 (13.04%) Web Development
12 14 (12.17%) Spring
13 13 (11.30%) AngularJS
13 13 (11.30%) Web Design
13 13 (11.30%) SQL
14 12 (10.43%) PL/SQL
14 12 (10.43%) Photoshop
14 12 (10.43%) Fireworks
14 12 (10.43%) Adobe Illustrator
14 12 (10.43%) Cucumber
14 12 (10.43%) Information Architecture
14 12 (10.43%) Maven
14 12 (10.43%) Usability Testing
15 11 (9.57%) Degree
15 11 (9.57%) MongoDB
15 11 (9.57%) Summit

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 3 (2.61%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.74%) Apache
2 2 (1.74%) JBoss
2 2 (1.74%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (1.74%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.87%) Drupal
3 1 (0.87%) ExpressionEngine
3 1 (0.87%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (0.87%) CMS
3 1 (0.87%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (10.43%) Photoshop
1 12 (10.43%) Fireworks
1 12 (10.43%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.87%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (9.57%) Summit
2 2 (1.74%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.87%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.74%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.74%) Ethernet
1 2 (1.74%) ATM
1 2 (1.74%) GSM
1 2 (1.74%) SDH
1 2 (1.74%) UMTS
1 2 (1.74%) Internet
1 2 (1.74%) Radio Access Network
1 2 (1.74%) RNC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.57%) MongoDB
2 10 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (8.70%) NoSQL
3 4 (3.48%) Oracle Database
3 4 (3.48%) Big Data
4 3 (2.61%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.61%) MySQL
4 3 (2.61%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.74%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.87%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 18 (15.65%) Git (software)
2 16 (13.91%) JIRA
3 12 (10.43%) Cucumber
3 12 (10.43%) Maven
4 10 (8.70%) Spock
5 8 (6.96%) Jenkins
6 7 (6.09%) IntelliJ
7 6 (5.22%) SpecFlow
7 6 (5.22%) Selenium
8 4 (3.48%) JUnit
9 3 (2.61%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (2.61%) Subversion
10 2 (1.74%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.87%) Oracle Forms
11 1 (0.87%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 7 (6.09%) Finance
2 2 (1.74%) Telecoms
2 2 (1.74%) Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (37.39%) Developer
2 30 (26.09%) Analyst
3 22 (19.13%) Business Analyst
4 12 (10.43%) Java Developer
4 12 (10.43%) Designer
5 11 (9.57%) Web Designer
6 10 (8.70%) Project Manager
7 8 (6.96%) Database Developer
8 7 (6.09%) Agile Business Analyst
8 7 (6.09%) Software Developer
9 6 (5.22%) ScrumMaster
10 4 (3.48%) QA Analyst
10 4 (3.48%) GUI Developer
10 4 (3.48%) JavaScript Developer
11 3 (2.61%) Agile Project Manager
11 3 (2.61%) Agile Coach
11 3 (2.61%) Oracle Developer
11 3 (2.61%) .NET Developer
11 3 (2.61%) Senior Analyst
11 3 (2.61%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (25.22%) HTML
2 23 (20.00%) CSS
3 21 (18.26%) Web Services
4 20 (17.39%) HTML5
5 19 (16.52%) CSS3
6 14 (12.17%) Spring
7 13 (11.30%) AngularJS
8 11 (9.57%) XML
9 10 (8.70%) RESTful
9 10 (8.70%) Spring Boot
10 9 (7.83%) Apache Camel
10 9 (7.83%) ActiveMQ
11 8 (6.96%) JSON
12 7 (6.09%) Dojo
13 6 (5.22%) .NET
14 3 (2.61%) ASP.NET
15 2 (1.74%) SOAP
15 2 (1.74%) J2EE
15 2 (1.74%) WinForms
15 2 (1.74%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.70%) Linked Data
2 9 (7.83%) User Experience
3 7 (6.09%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.61%) Private Cloud
5 2 (1.74%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.74%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.87%) Animation
6 1 (0.87%) RIA
6 1 (0.87%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.87%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.87%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.87%) GIS
6 1 (0.87%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.22%) Linux
2 2 (1.74%) Windows
2 2 (1.74%) CentOS
2 2 (1.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.87%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (0.87%) VME
3 1 (0.87%) Android
3 1 (0.87%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.87%) UNIX
3 1 (0.87%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (17.39%) Business Analysis
2 16 (13.91%) Project Management
2 16 (13.91%) Scrum
3 15 (13.04%) Web Development
4 13 (11.30%) Web Design
5 12 (10.43%) Information Architecture
5 12 (10.43%) Usability Testing
6 10 (8.70%) PRINCE2
7 9 (7.83%) Automation Testing
7 9 (7.83%) BDD
7 9 (7.83%) TDD
8 8 (6.96%) Open Source
8 8 (6.96%) Unit Testing
9 7 (6.09%) Automated Testing
9 7 (6.09%) DevOps
9 7 (6.09%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (5.22%) Change Management
10 6 (5.22%) Waterfall
10 6 (5.22%) Continuous Delivery
11 5 (4.35%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 34 (29.57%) Java
2 18 (15.65%) JavaScript
3 13 (11.30%) SQL
4 12 (10.43%) PL/SQL
5 9 (7.83%) Groovy
5 9 (7.83%) C#
6 8 (6.96%) Python
7 6 (5.22%) Ruby
8 2 (1.74%) Perl
8 2 (1.74%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.87%) Scala
9 1 (0.87%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.87%) XAML
9 1 (0.87%) PHP
9 1 (0.87%) C++
9 1 (0.87%) C
9 1 (0.87%) VB
9 1 (0.87%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.87%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 47 (40.87%) Security Cleared
2 38 (33.04%) SC Cleared
3 11 (9.57%) Degree
4 4 (3.48%) ISTQB
5 3 (2.61%) ISEB
6 2 (1.74%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (0.87%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.57%) ISO 14001
1 11 (9.57%) ISO 9001
2 6 (5.22%) QA
3 3 (2.61%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.74%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (5.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (3.48%) Salt
2 4 (3.48%) Puppet
3 2 (1.74%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.74%) Ansible
3 2 (1.74%) SELinux
3 2 (1.74%) logstash
3 2 (1.74%) Red Hat Satellite
3 2 (1.74%) yum
3 2 (1.74%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 11 (9.57%) Oracle
2 5 (4.35%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.61%) Atlassian
4 2 (1.74%) Ericsson
4 2 (1.74%) HP
4 2 (1.74%) VMware
4 2 (1.74%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 1 (0.87%) ICL
5 1 (0.87%) Fujitsu
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