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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 2 1 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 53 80 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 24.65% 26.94% 19.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 35.33% 40.00% 24.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 49 42
Median daily rate £350 £350 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+8.75% +11.11%
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
150 200 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 69.77% 67.34% 77.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 118 142
Median daily rate £365 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 4 9
Median hourly rate £42.50 £35.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.71% +82.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £16.67 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £38.50 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +15.09%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -4 23 £320 -1.53% 5
Plymouth +2 18 £500 +19.04% 1
Agile Software Development
South West

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 34 (35.79%) Java
2 33 (34.74%) Scrum
3 32 (33.68%) HTML
4 28 (29.47%) CSS
5 25 (26.32%) SQL
6 21 (22.11%) Web Services
6 21 (22.11%) RESTful
7 19 (20.00%) SC Cleared
7 19 (20.00%) Security Cleared
8 18 (18.95%) QA
8 18 (18.95%) BDD
9 17 (17.89%) Waterfall
10 16 (16.84%) C#
10 16 (16.84%) JavaScript
11 15 (15.79%) Mentoring
12 14 (14.74%) TDD
12 14 (14.74%) Software Engineering
13 13 (13.68%) Python
13 13 (13.68%) Mobile App
14 12 (12.63%) User Experience
14 12 (12.63%) Line Management
14 12 (12.63%) Exploratory Testing
15 11 (11.58%) Prototyping
15 11 (11.58%) Degree
15 11 (11.58%) Business Analysis
15 11 (11.58%) C++
15 11 (11.58%) PRINCE2
15 11 (11.58%) OO
16 10 (10.53%) Web Development
16 10 (10.53%) Coaching

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 7 (7.37%) SAS
2 3 (3.16%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.11%) Apache
3 2 (2.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.05%) CMS
4 1 (1.05%) IIS
4 1 (1.05%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.05%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (3.16%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (3.16%) Fireworks
1 3 (3.16%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.05%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 2 (2.11%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.11%) Office 365
1 2 (2.11%) SaaS
2 1 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.05%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.05%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (1.05%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.11%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (2.11%) Wireless
2 1 (1.05%) 802.15
2 1 (1.05%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.05%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.32%) RDBMS
1 6 (6.32%) Relational Database
2 5 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (4.21%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.16%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.11%) NonStop SQL
5 2 (2.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.05%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.05%) MySQL
6 1 (1.05%) QlikView
6 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 9 (9.47%) Cucumber
1 9 (9.47%) JIRA
2 5 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.26%) NUnit
2 5 (5.26%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (5.26%) Subversion
3 2 (2.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.05%) Axure RP
4 1 (1.05%) ClearCase
4 1 (1.05%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.05%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.05%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.05%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (5.26%) Finance
2 4 (4.21%) Retail
3 3 (3.16%) Back Office
4 1 (1.05%) Advertising
4 1 (1.05%) Electronics
4 1 (1.05%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (40.00%) Developer
2 20 (21.05%) Analyst
3 15 (15.79%) Business Analyst
4 13 (13.68%) Java Developer
5 11 (11.58%) Designer
5 11 (11.58%) Software Developer
6 10 (10.53%) Tester
7 9 (9.47%) Project Manager
8 8 (8.42%) Software Tester
8 8 (8.42%) Test Engineer
8 8 (8.42%) UX Designer
9 7 (7.37%) Scrum Master
9 7 (7.37%) Senior Developer
9 7 (7.37%) Senior Software Developer
10 6 (6.32%) Java Web Developer
10 6 (6.32%) Python Developer
10 6 (6.32%) Senior DevOps
10 6 (6.32%) Web Developer
11 5 (5.26%) QA Engineer
11 5 (5.26%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (33.68%) HTML
2 28 (29.47%) CSS
3 21 (22.11%) RESTful
3 21 (22.11%) Web Services
4 7 (7.37%) .NET
4 7 (7.37%) Spring
5 5 (5.26%) HTML5
6 4 (4.21%) Velocity
6 4 (4.21%) XML
7 3 (3.16%) .NET Framework
7 3 (3.16%) CSS3
8 2 (2.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (2.11%) jQuery
8 2 (2.11%) Sass
9 1 (1.05%) 802.1X
9 1 (1.05%) Ajax
9 1 (1.05%) REST
9 1 (1.05%) SOAP
9 1 (1.05%) XHTML
9 1 (1.05%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.68%) Mobile App
2 12 (12.63%) User Experience
3 6 (6.32%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.11%) CESG
4 2 (2.11%) CESG CLAS
4 2 (2.11%) iPad
4 2 (2.11%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.05%) Blog
5 1 (1.05%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.05%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.05%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.05%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.05%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.05%) Linux
1 1 (1.05%) Unix
1 1 (1.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (34.74%) Scrum
2 18 (18.95%) BDD
3 17 (17.89%) Waterfall
4 15 (15.79%) Mentoring
5 14 (14.74%) Software Engineering
5 14 (14.74%) TDD
6 12 (12.63%) Exploratory Testing
6 12 (12.63%) Line Management
7 11 (11.58%) Business Analysis
7 11 (11.58%) OO
7 11 (11.58%) PRINCE2
7 11 (11.58%) Prototyping
8 10 (10.53%) Coaching
8 10 (10.53%) Web Development
9 9 (9.47%) CRM
9 9 (9.47%) Project Management
9 9 (9.47%) Test Automation
10 8 (8.42%) DevOps
10 8 (8.42%) Rapid Prototyping
10 8 (8.42%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (35.79%) Java
2 25 (26.32%) SQL
3 16 (16.84%) C#
3 16 (16.84%) JavaScript
4 13 (13.68%) Python
5 11 (11.58%) C++
6 8 (8.42%) C
6 8 (8.42%) Ruby
7 7 (7.37%) MATLAB
7 7 (7.37%) Objective-C
7 7 (7.37%) R
8 6 (6.32%) Groovy
9 5 (5.26%) PL/SQL
10 3 (3.16%) PHP
11 1 (1.05%) Delphi
11 1 (1.05%) Embedded C
11 1 (1.05%) Embedded C++
11 1 (1.05%) Perl
11 1 (1.05%) PHP 5
11 1 (1.05%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 19 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 19 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (11.58%) Degree
3 2 (2.11%) CISSP
3 2 (2.11%) CLAS
3 2 (2.11%) ISEB
3 2 (2.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.05%) BC Cleared
4 1 (1.05%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (18.95%) QA
2 7 (7.37%) ISO 14001
2 7 (7.37%) ISO 9001
3 2 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.05%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (8.42%) Oracle
2 6 (6.32%) Apple
3 2 (2.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.05%) IFS
4 1 (1.05%) VMware
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