The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Devon region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 21 14 16
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 15 15 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 6.41% 9.26% 5.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.93% 14.15% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 7
Average daily rate
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£394 £375 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +53.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £350 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £341
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +6.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 £40.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+31.25% +8.12%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
168 106 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 71.79% 65.43% 67.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 61 57
Average daily rate £375 £350 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 12
Average hourly rate £19.50 £17.23 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% +7.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 £11.00 £14.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £42.50 £17.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -
Agile Software Development
South West

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 22 July 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 22 July 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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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 -4 12 £398 +2.58% 2
Exmouth - - - - 1
Kingsbridge - - - -
Barnstaple - - - -
Agile Software Development
South West

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 30 (58.82%) Scrum
2 19 (37.25%) Time Management
3 18 (35.29%) Kanban
3 18 (35.29%) Security Cleared
4 11 (21.57%) SC Cleared
5 10 (19.61%) Waterfall
5 10 (19.61%) QA
6 9 (17.65%) Degree
6 9 (17.65%) Finance
6 9 (17.65%) Oracle
7 8 (15.69%) Java
7 8 (15.69%) JavaScript
7 8 (15.69%) SQL
7 8 (15.69%) QuickTest Pro
7 8 (15.69%) Software Testing
7 8 (15.69%) ISTQB
7 8 (15.69%) Performance Testing
7 8 (15.69%) Alfresco
8 7 (13.73%) ISO 9001
8 7 (13.73%) SOAP
8 7 (13.73%) ISO 14001
8 7 (13.73%) Summit
8 7 (13.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 6 (11.76%) CSS3
9 6 (11.76%) Office 365
9 6 (11.76%) Windows
9 6 (11.76%) HTML
9 6 (11.76%) CSS
9 6 (11.76%) Microsoft
9 6 (11.76%) MS Exchange

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 8 (15.69%) Alfresco
2 6 (11.76%) MS Exchange
2 6 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (5.88%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.92%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.96%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.96%) Confluence
5 1 (1.96%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.96%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.96%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (5.88%) MS Office
2 1 (1.96%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (13.73%) Summit
2 3 (5.88%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.84%) Internet
2 3 (5.88%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.88%) Oracle Database
1 3 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (5.88%) DB2
1 3 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (3.92%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (15.69%) QuickTest Pro
2 5 (9.80%) SoapUI
3 2 (3.92%) JIRA
3 2 (3.92%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.96%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.96%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.96%) Selenium
General
1 9 (17.65%) Finance
2 2 (3.92%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (39.22%) Developer
2 6 (11.76%) Project Manager
3 5 (9.80%) Tester
3 5 (9.80%) Support Engineer
4 4 (7.84%) Web Developer
4 4 (7.84%) Architect
4 4 (7.84%) Automated Tester
5 3 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Java Developer
5 3 (5.88%) Test Manager
5 3 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (3.92%) Applications Developer
6 2 (3.92%) Consultant
6 2 (3.92%) Analyst
6 2 (3.92%) Business Analyst
6 2 (3.92%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Oracle Consultant
6 2 (3.92%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.73%) SOAP
2 6 (11.76%) CSS3
2 6 (11.76%) HTML
2 6 (11.76%) CSS
3 5 (9.80%) REST
3 5 (9.80%) HTML5
4 4 (7.84%) Dojo
5 2 (3.92%) Web Services
6 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (1.96%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (1.96%) RESTful
6 1 (1.96%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.96%) jQuery
6 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.96%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.84%) RIA
2 3 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.92%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.76%) Windows
1 6 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (5.88%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.96%) SELinux
3 1 (1.96%) CentOS
3 1 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.96%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (58.82%) Scrum
2 19 (37.25%) Time Management
3 18 (35.29%) Kanban
4 10 (19.61%) Waterfall
5 8 (15.69%) Software Testing
5 8 (15.69%) Performance Testing
6 5 (9.80%) Data Modelling
7 4 (7.84%) PRINCE2
7 4 (7.84%) Migration
7 4 (7.84%) TDD
7 4 (7.84%) Software Architecture
7 4 (7.84%) BPMN
8 3 (5.88%) Test Strategy
8 3 (5.88%) Test Automation
8 3 (5.88%) Automated Testing
8 3 (5.88%) Data Management
8 3 (5.88%) Project Management
9 2 (3.92%) Unified Process
9 2 (3.92%) Risk Management
9 2 (3.92%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.69%) Java
1 8 (15.69%) JavaScript
1 8 (15.69%) SQL
2 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.96%) Ruby
2 1 (1.96%) Python
2 1 (1.96%) Perl
Qualifications
1 18 (35.29%) Security Cleared
2 11 (21.57%) SC Cleared
3 9 (17.65%) Degree
4 8 (15.69%) ISTQB
5 7 (13.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (3.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (3.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.96%) APMG
7 1 (1.96%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (19.61%) QA
2 7 (13.73%) ISO 9001
2 7 (13.73%) ISO 14001
Systems Management
1 3 (5.88%) SCCM
1 3 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.92%) OpenAM
3 1 (1.96%) Ansible
3 1 (1.96%) logstash
3 1 (1.96%) Salt
3 1 (1.96%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (1.96%) ZABBIX
3 1 (1.96%) YUM
3 1 (1.96%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (17.65%) Oracle
2 6 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.84%) Intalio
4 3 (5.88%) MicroStrategy
4 3 (5.88%) HP
4 3 (5.88%) JBoss
5 2 (3.92%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.96%) Twitter
6 1 (1.96%) VMware