The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset 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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 11 16 18
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 16 14 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 8.25% 6.28% 5.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.46% 7.82% 7.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 11 4
Average daily rate £463 £320 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.53% -30.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £220 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £528
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £398 £364
% change year-on-year
+0.51% +9.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.50 £36.40 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+22.25% -0.27%
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 Dorset region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
153 179 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 78.87% 80.27% 74.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 105 61
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 18 15
Average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.63 £12.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £53.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Dorset region.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Dorset region.

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

Agile Software Development
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

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 Dorset region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Bournemouth +1 9 £475 +48.43% 18
Ferndown - 1 £275 -
Agile Software Development
South West

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 19 (52.78%) .NET
2 18 (50.00%) C#
3 14 (38.89%) Scrum
4 11 (30.56%) Windows
5 10 (27.78%) Waterfall
6 9 (25.00%) .NET Framework
6 9 (25.00%) ISEB
7 8 (22.22%) CSS
7 8 (22.22%) MVC
8 7 (19.44%) .NET Compact Framework
8 7 (19.44%) HTML
8 7 (19.44%) Windows CE
8 7 (19.44%) RAD
8 7 (19.44%) jQuery
8 7 (19.44%) Unit Testing
8 7 (19.44%) BDD
8 7 (19.44%) SpecFlow
9 6 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (16.67%) Manual Testing
9 6 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (16.67%) JavaScript
9 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
9 6 (16.67%) Visual Studio
9 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET
10 5 (13.89%) OO
10 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
10 5 (13.89%) QA
11 4 (11.11%) Mentoring
11 4 (11.11%) WCF
11 4 (11.11%) Test Automation

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 4 (11.11%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) MS Project
2 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 7 (19.44%) SpecFlow
2 6 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (16.67%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.56%) Selenium
3 2 (5.56%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.78%) JIRA
4 1 (2.78%) TestComplete
General
1 4 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Banking
2 2 (5.56%) Investment Banking
2 2 (5.56%) Law
2 2 (5.56%) Marketing
3 1 (2.78%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 15 (41.67%) Developer
2 14 (38.89%) Analyst
3 12 (33.33%) Business Analyst
4 10 (27.78%) .NET Developer
4 10 (27.78%) C# Developer
5 9 (25.00%) Insurance Business Analyst
6 8 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (13.89%) Business Change Analyst
7 5 (13.89%) Business Change Business Analyst
7 5 (13.89%) Lead Business Analyst
7 5 (13.89%) Transformation Analyst
8 3 (8.33%) Developer in Test
8 3 (8.33%) QA Leader
8 3 (8.33%) Software Developer
8 3 (8.33%) Test Leader
9 2 (5.56%) Automation Analyst
9 2 (5.56%) Digital Architect
9 2 (5.56%) Digital Solutions Architect
9 2 (5.56%) Mobile Solutions Architect
9 2 (5.56%) Senior Test Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (52.78%) .NET
2 9 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 8 (22.22%) CSS
4 7 (19.44%) .NET Compact Framework
4 7 (19.44%) HTML
4 7 (19.44%) jQuery
5 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET
6 4 (11.11%) WCF
7 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (8.33%) JSON
7 3 (8.33%) RESTful
7 3 (8.33%) Web Services
7 3 (8.33%) XML
8 2 (5.56%) AngularJS
8 2 (5.56%) Entity Framework
8 2 (5.56%) Gherkin
8 2 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (2.78%) LESS
9 1 (2.78%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.56%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (30.56%) Windows
2 7 (19.44%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (38.89%) Scrum
2 10 (27.78%) Waterfall
3 8 (22.22%) MVC
4 7 (19.44%) BDD
4 7 (19.44%) RAD
4 7 (19.44%) Unit Testing
5 6 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (16.67%) Manual Testing
6 5 (13.89%) OO
7 4 (11.11%) Information Management
7 4 (11.11%) Mentoring
7 4 (11.11%) OOD
7 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (11.11%) TDD
7 4 (11.11%) Test Automation
8 2 (5.56%) Business Analysis
8 2 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (5.56%) Programme Management
8 2 (5.56%) Project Planning
8 2 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (50.00%) C#
2 6 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (25.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) SDET
2 1 (2.78%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.11%) EPiServer
3 1 (2.78%) SAP
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