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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 7 10 8
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 26 28 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 11.87% 11.48% 10.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.85% 15.64% 12.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 21 20
Median daily rate £375 £366 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.59% +11.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £188 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £440 £414
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.80 £40.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+7.00% +10.34%
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
164 179 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 74.89% 73.36% 81.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 94 120
Median daily rate £375 £413 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +13.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £188 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 34 24
Median hourly rate £24.69 £37.50 £16.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.16% +125.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £25.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £42.50 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +26.94%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Dorset 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 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 24 September 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 24 September 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
Bournemouth -1 16 £375 +7.14% 24
Poole +1 2 - - 10
Agile Software Development
South West

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 24 (34.78%) Finance
2 23 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 20 (28.99%) HTML
3 20 (28.99%) JavaScript
4 17 (24.64%) CSS
5 16 (23.19%) HTML5
6 13 (18.84%) CSS3
6 13 (18.84%) jQuery
6 13 (18.84%) Front End Development
6 13 (18.84%) Java
7 12 (17.39%) Test Strategy
7 12 (17.39%) iPad
7 12 (17.39%) AngularJS
8 11 (15.94%) Git (software)
8 11 (15.94%) E-Commerce
8 11 (15.94%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (14.49%) Spring
9 10 (14.49%) RequireJS
10 8 (11.59%) JIRA
10 8 (11.59%) Programme Management
10 8 (11.59%) Project Management
10 8 (11.59%) SQL
10 8 (11.59%) Oracle
11 7 (10.14%) C#
11 7 (10.14%) Scrum
11 7 (10.14%) TDD
11 7 (10.14%) Banking
11 7 (10.14%) HP Quality Center
11 7 (10.14%) Performance Testing
11 7 (10.14%) Apache Spark

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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 (10.14%) Apache Spark
2 2 (2.90%) Apache
2 2 (2.90%) GemFire
3 1 (1.45%) CMS
3 1 (1.45%) Confluence
3 1 (1.45%) IIS
3 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.45%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.45%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.45%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.45%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.45%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.45%) MS Office
1 1 (1.45%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.45%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (5.80%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (5.80%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (2.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.90%) SAP BPC
3 1 (1.45%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.45%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (1.45%) AWS OpsWorks
2 1 (1.45%) GitHub
2 1 (1.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.45%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.70%) Big Data
2 4 (5.80%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.90%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (2.90%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.90%) MySQL
3 2 (2.90%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.45%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.45%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 11 (15.94%) Git (software)
2 8 (11.59%) JIRA
3 4 (5.80%) JUnit
3 4 (5.80%) Subversion
4 3 (4.35%) Bower
5 2 (2.90%) Gradle
5 2 (2.90%) Grunt
5 2 (2.90%) gulp
5 2 (2.90%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.90%) JIRA Agile
5 2 (2.90%) JMeter
5 2 (2.90%) LoadRunner
5 2 (2.90%) Selenium
6 1 (1.45%) Ant
6 1 (1.45%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.45%) IntelliJ
6 1 (1.45%) Maven
6 1 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (34.78%) Finance
2 7 (10.14%) Banking
3 4 (5.80%) Financial Institution
3 4 (5.80%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.90%) Back Office
4 2 (2.90%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (40.58%) Developer
2 13 (18.84%) Project Manager
3 11 (15.94%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 10 (14.49%) Java Developer
5 8 (11.59%) Test Leader
6 7 (10.14%) Programme Manager
7 6 (8.70%) Analyst
8 5 (7.25%) HTML CSS Developer
8 5 (7.25%) HTML Developer
8 5 (7.25%) JavaScript Developer
9 4 (5.80%) Business Analyst
9 4 (5.80%) Delivery Manager
9 4 (5.80%) Investment Banking Java Developer
9 4 (5.80%) Life and Pensions Project Manager
9 4 (5.80%) Migration Manager
9 4 (5.80%) Migration Project Manager
9 4 (5.80%) Programme Delivery Manager
9 4 (5.80%) Senior Developer
9 4 (5.80%) Tester
10 3 (4.35%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (28.99%) HTML
2 17 (24.64%) CSS
3 16 (23.19%) HTML5
4 13 (18.84%) CSS3
4 13 (18.84%) jQuery
5 12 (17.39%) AngularJS
6 10 (14.49%) RequireJS
6 10 (14.49%) Spring
7 6 (8.70%) Sass
8 5 (7.25%) Hibernate
8 5 (7.25%) J2EE
8 5 (7.25%) Kafka
9 4 (5.80%) .NET
9 4 (5.80%) JSON
9 4 (5.80%) Symfony
10 3 (4.35%) SOAP
10 3 (4.35%) Web Services
11 2 (2.90%) POSIX
11 2 (2.90%) XML
11 2 (2.90%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.39%) iPad
2 4 (5.80%) Blockchain
2 4 (5.80%) Cryptocurrency
3 3 (4.35%) Public Cloud
3 3 (4.35%) User Experience
4 1 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.45%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.45%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.45%) PMI
4 1 (1.45%) Psychology
4 1 (1.45%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.35%) Linux
2 2 (2.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (2.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 13 (18.84%) Front End Development
3 12 (17.39%) Test Strategy
4 11 (15.94%) E-Commerce
4 11 (15.94%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (11.59%) Programme Management
5 8 (11.59%) Project Management
6 7 (10.14%) Performance Testing
6 7 (10.14%) Scrum
6 7 (10.14%) TDD
7 6 (8.70%) Unit Testing
7 6 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (7.25%) B2C
8 5 (7.25%) Functional Testing
8 5 (7.25%) Non-Functional Testing
8 5 (7.25%) Web Development
9 4 (5.80%) ERP
9 4 (5.80%) Migration
9 4 (5.80%) PRINCE2
9 4 (5.80%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 20 (28.99%) JavaScript
2 13 (18.84%) Java
3 8 (11.59%) SQL
4 7 (10.14%) C#
5 5 (7.25%) Python
6 4 (5.80%) PHP
6 4 (5.80%) Ruby
7 3 (4.35%) Bash Shell
7 3 (4.35%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.90%) C++
9 1 (1.45%) C
9 1 (1.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (2.90%) ISEB
3 1 (1.45%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.45%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.45%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.70%) QA
2 2 (2.90%) Solvency II
3 1 (1.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.45%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 7 (10.14%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.90%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.90%) Puppet
3 1 (1.45%) Ansible
3 1 (1.45%) CFEngine
3 1 (1.45%) Salt
Vendors
1 8 (11.59%) Oracle
2 3 (4.35%) SAP
3 2 (2.90%) Anaplan
3 2 (2.90%) Guidewire
3 2 (2.90%) Hyperion
3 2 (2.90%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.45%) Facebook
4 1 (1.45%) HP
4 1 (1.45%) IBM
4 1 (1.45%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.45%) Unisys