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 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 4 2 18
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +16
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 64 54 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 21.92% 21.43% 6.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 29.09% 27.00% 11.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 30 5
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£400 £356 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.28% +29.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £284 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £425 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.63% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £37.60
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +6.38%
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
220 200 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 75.34% 79.37% 61.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 109 77
Average daily rate £398 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £201 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £665 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 6
Average hourly rate £38.75 £32.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.09% +93.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £10.20 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.75 £175.00 £26.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -11.29%

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 March 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 March 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 +9 36 £400 +14.28% 3
Plymouth -4 21 £400 +16.36% 11
Tavistock - - - -
Exmouth - - - -
Barnstaple - - - - 8
Agile Software Development
South West

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 65 (49.62%) Security Cleared
2 59 (45.04%) SC Cleared
3 45 (34.35%) Java
4 31 (23.66%) JIRA
5 25 (19.08%) User Stories
6 24 (18.32%) Automated Testing
7 23 (17.56%) JavaScript
8 22 (16.79%) HTML
9 21 (16.03%) ISO 14001
9 21 (16.03%) Summit
9 21 (16.03%) ISO 9001
9 21 (16.03%) ISEB
10 20 (15.27%) Project Management
11 18 (13.74%) HP
11 18 (13.74%) QuickTest Pro
11 18 (13.74%) Software Testing
12 17 (12.98%) PRINCE2
13 16 (12.21%) CSS
13 16 (12.21%) Web Services
13 16 (12.21%) ISTQB
13 16 (12.21%) HP Quality Center
14 15 (11.45%) Git (software)
14 15 (11.45%) Business Analysis
14 15 (11.45%) Selenium
15 13 (9.92%) Degree
16 12 (9.16%) Computer Science
16 12 (9.16%) Cucumber
16 12 (9.16%) HTML5
16 12 (9.16%) Scrum
16 12 (9.16%) SQL

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 (1.53%) JBoss
1 2 (1.53%) Apache
1 2 (1.53%) Tomcat
1 2 (1.53%) WebSphere
1 2 (1.53%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.76%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.76%) Drupal
2 1 (0.76%) ExpressionEngine
2 1 (0.76%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 6 (4.58%) MS Project
2 5 (3.82%) MS Office
2 5 (3.82%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.05%) Fireworks
3 4 (3.05%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (3.05%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 21 (16.03%) Summit
2 1 (0.76%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.76%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.34%) Internet
2 4 (3.05%) RNC
2 4 (3.05%) Radio Access Network
2 4 (3.05%) ATM
2 4 (3.05%) GSM
2 4 (3.05%) SDH
2 4 (3.05%) UMTS
2 4 (3.05%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.63%) MongoDB
1 10 (7.63%) NoSQL
2 9 (6.87%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (3.05%) Big Data
4 3 (2.29%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.53%) MySQL
5 2 (1.53%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.76%) DB2
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 31 (23.66%) JIRA
2 18 (13.74%) QuickTest Pro
3 15 (11.45%) Selenium
3 15 (11.45%) Git (software)
4 12 (9.16%) Cucumber
5 10 (7.63%) Spock
6 8 (6.11%) Maven
6 8 (6.11%) Jenkins
7 7 (5.34%) IntelliJ
8 2 (1.53%) Subversion
9 1 (0.76%) JUnit
9 1 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (6.87%) Finance
2 4 (3.05%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (28.24%) Developer
2 28 (21.37%) Analyst
3 22 (16.79%) Business Analyst
4 16 (12.21%) Tester
5 14 (10.69%) Automation Tester
6 10 (7.63%) Project Manager
7 8 (6.11%) Database Developer
8 7 (5.34%) Java Developer
9 6 (4.58%) Administrator
9 6 (4.58%) Architect
10 5 (3.82%) Technical Leader
10 5 (3.82%) Agile Business Analyst
11 4 (3.05%) Salesforce.com Administrator
11 4 (3.05%) Designer
11 4 (3.05%) Front-End Developer
11 4 (3.05%) GUI Developer
11 4 (3.05%) Software Developer
11 4 (3.05%) Test Analyst
11 4 (3.05%) Field Engineer
11 4 (3.05%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (16.79%) HTML
2 16 (12.21%) CSS
2 16 (12.21%) Web Services
3 12 (9.16%) HTML5
4 11 (8.40%) CSS3
4 11 (8.40%) Spring
5 10 (7.63%) AngularJS
6 9 (6.87%) RESTful
6 9 (6.87%) Apache Camel
6 9 (6.87%) ActiveMQ
7 8 (6.11%) JSON
8 7 (5.34%) XML
9 4 (3.05%) .NET
9 4 (3.05%) Dojo
10 3 (2.29%) ASP.NET
10 3 (2.29%) Visualforce
11 2 (1.53%) WinForms
12 1 (0.76%) .NET Framework
12 1 (0.76%) Silverlight
12 1 (0.76%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.16%) Computer Science
2 10 (7.63%) Linked Data
3 6 (4.58%) Open Source
3 6 (4.58%) RIA
4 5 (3.82%) User Experience
5 4 (3.05%) CESG
5 4 (3.05%) CESG CLAS
6 3 (2.29%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.53%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.53%) RMADS
7 2 (1.53%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.76%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.76%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.76%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.76%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.76%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (0.76%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.82%) Linux
2 3 (2.29%) Windows
3 2 (1.53%) UNIX
3 2 (1.53%) CentOS
3 2 (1.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.76%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.76%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.76%) zOS
4 1 (0.76%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (0.76%) VME
4 1 (0.76%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (19.08%) User Stories
2 24 (18.32%) Automated Testing
3 20 (15.27%) Project Management
4 18 (13.74%) Software Testing
5 17 (12.98%) PRINCE2
6 15 (11.45%) Business Analysis
7 12 (9.16%) Scrum
7 12 (9.16%) OO
8 11 (8.40%) Line Management
8 11 (8.40%) Automation Testing
9 9 (6.87%) BDD
10 8 (6.11%) Waterfall
10 8 (6.11%) ITIL
10 8 (6.11%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (5.34%) TDD
11 7 (5.34%) Test Scripting
11 7 (5.34%) Unit Testing
12 6 (4.58%) Web Development
12 6 (4.58%) Strategic Planning
12 6 (4.58%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (34.35%) Java
2 23 (17.56%) JavaScript
3 12 (9.16%) SQL
4 11 (8.40%) PL/SQL
5 9 (6.87%) Groovy
6 7 (5.34%) C#
7 6 (4.58%) Python
8 5 (3.82%) Ruby
9 3 (2.29%) Apex Code
10 2 (1.53%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.53%) C
10 2 (1.53%) Perl
11 1 (0.76%) PHP
11 1 (0.76%) C++
11 1 (0.76%) Delphi
11 1 (0.76%) Embedded C++
11 1 (0.76%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.76%) XAML
11 1 (0.76%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.76%) Scala
Qualifications
1 65 (49.62%) Security Cleared
2 59 (45.04%) SC Cleared
3 21 (16.03%) ISEB
4 16 (12.21%) ISTQB
5 13 (9.92%) Degree
6 6 (4.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (3.05%) VCP4
8 2 (1.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.76%) APMG
9 1 (0.76%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (16.03%) ISO 14001
1 21 (16.03%) ISO 9001
2 4 (3.05%) SLA
3 2 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.76%) QA
4 1 (0.76%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (0.76%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 16 (12.21%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (4.58%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (2.29%) Puppet
3 3 (2.29%) Salt
4 2 (1.53%) Red Hat Satellite
4 2 (1.53%) Ansible
4 2 (1.53%) SELinux
4 2 (1.53%) logstash
4 2 (1.53%) ZABBIX
4 2 (1.53%) yum
5 1 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 18 (13.74%) HP
2 10 (7.63%) Oracle
3 7 (5.34%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.05%) Ericsson
4 4 (3.05%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (3.05%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 2 (1.53%) IBM
5 2 (1.53%) VMware
6 1 (0.76%) ICL
6 1 (0.76%) Fujitsu
6 1 (0.76%) Sun
6 1 (0.76%) SAP
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Computer Futures
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 16 days ago