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 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 3 8 4
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 80 24 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 22.86% 14.04% 17.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 29.96% 19.05% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 15 21
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £234 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £458 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £354 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +1.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £41.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-12.12% +10.00%
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
267 126 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 76.29% 73.68% 77.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 82 59
Average daily rate £400 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £187 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £584 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £367 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +1.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 27
Average hourly rate £19.50 £17.23 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% +1.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.30 £11.00 £10.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £42.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

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 23 September 2014.

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 23 September 2014. 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
Exeter +5 52 £360 -20.00% 9
Plymouth 0 18 £540 +48.45% 3
Tavistock - - - - 1
Barnstaple - - - - 1
Exmouth - - - -
Kingsbridge - - - -
Okehampton - - - -
Agile Software Development
South West

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 46 (38.66%) Security Cleared
2 42 (35.29%) SC Cleared
3 30 (25.21%) .NET
3 30 (25.21%) PRINCE2
4 26 (21.85%) CSS
4 26 (21.85%) HTML
5 25 (21.01%) Scrum
5 25 (21.01%) Waterfall
6 24 (20.17%) Project Management
7 22 (18.49%) C#
8 20 (16.81%) Finance
8 20 (16.81%) CSS3
9 19 (15.97%) HTML5
10 18 (15.13%) Java
11 17 (14.29%) JavaScript
12 16 (13.45%) Degree
13 15 (12.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 15 (12.61%) ASP.NET
14 14 (11.76%) SQL
14 14 (11.76%) SQL Server
14 14 (11.76%) ISTQB
15 13 (10.92%) Software Testing
15 13 (10.92%) Oracle
15 13 (10.92%) MS Project
15 13 (10.92%) QuickTest Pro
15 13 (10.92%) ISEB
16 12 (10.08%) Automated Testing
16 12 (10.08%) OO
17 11 (9.24%) Risk Management
18 10 (8.40%) Adobe Illustrator

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 (2.52%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (1.68%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.84%) Confluence
3 1 (0.84%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.84%) K2 blackpearl
3 1 (0.84%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.84%) Apache
3 1 (0.84%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.84%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (10.92%) MS Project
2 10 (8.40%) Adobe Illustrator
2 10 (8.40%) Photoshop
2 10 (8.40%) Fireworks
3 8 (6.72%) MS Excel
4 4 (3.36%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (7.56%) Summit
2 3 (2.52%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.84%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.20%) SaaS
2 4 (3.36%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.20%) Internet
2 1 (0.84%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.52%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (2.52%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.52%) DB2
4 2 (1.68%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.84%) Big Data
5 1 (0.84%) EDRMS
5 1 (0.84%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (10.92%) QuickTest Pro
2 10 (8.40%) JIRA
3 9 (7.56%) SoapUI
3 9 (7.56%) Selenium
4 6 (5.04%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.68%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.68%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.84%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.84%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.84%) Oracle Forms
General
1 20 (16.81%) Finance
2 4 (3.36%) Back Office
3 2 (1.68%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.68%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (26.89%) Developer
2 22 (18.49%) Project Manager
3 19 (15.97%) Analyst
4 13 (10.92%) Business Analyst
4 13 (10.92%) .NET Developer
5 12 (10.08%) Tester
6 9 (7.56%) Web Developer
7 7 (5.88%) Designer
7 7 (5.88%) Automation Tester
7 7 (5.88%) Programme Manager
7 7 (5.88%) Web Designer
7 7 (5.88%) Architect
8 5 (4.20%) Test Analyst
9 4 (3.36%) ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (3.36%) C# Developer
9 4 (3.36%) Automated Tester
9 4 (3.36%) C# .NET Developer
9 4 (3.36%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (3.36%) Front-End Developer
10 3 (2.52%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (25.21%) .NET
2 26 (21.85%) CSS
2 26 (21.85%) HTML
3 20 (16.81%) CSS3
4 19 (15.97%) HTML5
5 15 (12.61%) ASP.NET
6 10 (8.40%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (7.56%) SOAP
8 6 (5.04%) jQuery
9 5 (4.20%) JSON
9 5 (4.20%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 5 (4.20%) Razor View Engine
9 5 (4.20%) ASP.NET Web API
9 5 (4.20%) Ajax
10 4 (3.36%) Web Services
10 4 (3.36%) AngularJS
10 4 (3.36%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 4 (3.36%) Dojo
10 4 (3.36%) RESTful
11 2 (1.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.40%) User Experience
2 5 (4.20%) Management Information System
2 5 (4.20%) GIS
3 4 (3.36%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.36%) Mobile App
3 4 (3.36%) Open Source
3 4 (3.36%) RIA
4 3 (2.52%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.52%) IBM Mainframe
4 3 (2.52%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.68%) Reference Data
5 2 (1.68%) Robotics
6 1 (0.84%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.36%) zOS
1 4 (3.36%) Windows
1 4 (3.36%) Apple iOS
1 4 (3.36%) Android
2 3 (2.52%) UNIX
3 2 (1.68%) Linux
4 1 (0.84%) CentOS
4 1 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.84%) SELinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (25.21%) PRINCE2
2 25 (21.01%) Scrum
2 25 (21.01%) Waterfall
3 24 (20.17%) Project Management
4 13 (10.92%) Software Testing
5 12 (10.08%) Automated Testing
5 12 (10.08%) OO
6 11 (9.24%) Risk Management
7 10 (8.40%) Web Development
8 9 (7.56%) User Stories
8 9 (7.56%) UML
9 7 (5.88%) Information Architecture
9 7 (5.88%) Usability Testing
9 7 (5.88%) Web Design
9 7 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (5.04%) MVC
10 6 (5.04%) Business Analysis
10 6 (5.04%) ITIL
10 6 (5.04%) Kanban
11 5 (4.20%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 22 (18.49%) C#
2 18 (15.13%) Java
3 17 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 14 (11.76%) SQL
5 6 (5.04%) T-SQL
6 3 (2.52%) Delphi
7 2 (1.68%) C
7 2 (1.68%) COBOL
8 1 (0.84%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.84%) Python
8 1 (0.84%) Perl
8 1 (0.84%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 46 (38.66%) Security Cleared
2 42 (35.29%) SC Cleared
3 16 (13.45%) Degree
4 15 (12.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 14 (11.76%) ISTQB
6 13 (10.92%) ISEB
7 4 (3.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (3.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.84%) IIBA
8 1 (0.84%) APMG
8 1 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.84%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.56%) ISO 9001
1 9 (7.56%) ISO 14001
2 6 (5.04%) QA
3 3 (2.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.84%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (0.84%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (6.72%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.68%) OpenAM
3 1 (0.84%) ZABBIX
3 1 (0.84%) YUM
3 1 (0.84%) Ansible
3 1 (0.84%) logstash
3 1 (0.84%) Salt
3 1 (0.84%) Puppet
3 1 (0.84%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (0.84%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 13 (10.92%) Oracle
2 8 (6.72%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.72%) HP
3 4 (3.36%) SAP
4 3 (2.52%) IBM
4 3 (2.52%) Sun
5 2 (1.68%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.84%) Twitter
6 1 (0.84%) JBoss
6 1 (0.84%) Siebel
6 1 (0.84%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.84%) BT
6 1 (0.84%) VMware
Devon
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Exeter
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £325 - 350 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Devon
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 17 hours ago
Devon
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: £250 - 350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Plymouth
DP Connect
Rate: £550 - £580 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Exeter
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Devon
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Plymouth
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
Devon
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £600 per day
Posted: 27 days ago
Exeter
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 27 days ago