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 26 January 2015 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 23 17 24
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +7
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 7 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 3.43% 5.08% 1.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.55% 6.87% 2.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 2
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£381 £463 £409
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.56% +13.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £450 £402
10% offered a daily rate of more than £402 £528 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +2.85%
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
154 131 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 75.49% 74.01% 79.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 62 55
Average daily rate £400 £350 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £135 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £475 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 18 12
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £20.60 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.80 £37.50 £42.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-6.48% -14.28%

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
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 26 January 2015. 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
Bournemouth +1 4 £363 -21.62% 24
Ferndown - - - - 3
Poole - - - - 7
Agile Software Development
South West

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 11 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 10 (45.45%) Finance
3 5 (22.73%) SQL
4 4 (18.18%) Java
4 4 (18.18%) Business Analysis
5 3 (13.64%) Spring
5 3 (13.64%) TDD
5 3 (13.64%) .NET
5 3 (13.64%) PL/SQL
5 3 (13.64%) Oracle
5 3 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (13.64%) Change Management
5 3 (13.64%) Scrum
6 2 (9.09%) Ericsson
6 2 (9.09%) SLA
6 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
6 2 (9.09%) ATM
6 2 (9.09%) GSM
6 2 (9.09%) SDH
6 2 (9.09%) UMTS
6 2 (9.09%) Ethernet
6 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
6 2 (9.09%) J2EE
6 2 (9.09%) C#
6 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
6 2 (9.09%) Banking
6 2 (9.09%) .NET Framework
6 2 (9.09%) WFM
6 2 (9.09%) jQuery

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
1 1 (4.55%) MQSeries
1 1 (4.55%) CMS
1 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) ATM
1 2 (9.09%) GSM
1 2 (9.09%) SDH
1 2 (9.09%) UMTS
1 2 (9.09%) Ethernet
1 2 (9.09%) RNC
1 2 (9.09%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle OWB
2 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
1 1 (4.55%) ERwin
1 1 (4.55%) NUnit
1 1 (4.55%) Maven
1 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (4.55%) SpecFlow
General
1 10 (45.45%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Banking
2 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.55%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
3 1 (4.55%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Analyst
2 9 (40.91%) Business Analyst
3 7 (31.82%) Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Insurance Business Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Field Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.55%) .NET Developer
5 1 (4.55%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Web Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Applications Support
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Leader
5 1 (4.55%) AS400 Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) .NET
1 3 (13.64%) Spring
2 2 (9.09%) .NET Framework
2 2 (9.09%) J2EE
2 2 (9.09%) jQuery
3 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (4.55%) HTML5
3 1 (4.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (4.55%) REST
3 1 (4.55%) CSS3
3 1 (4.55%) Java Concurrency
3 1 (4.55%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.55%) CSS
3 1 (4.55%) JDBC
3 1 (4.55%) Struts
3 1 (4.55%) Web Services
3 1 (4.55%) J2SE
3 1 (4.55%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Mainframe
2 1 (4.55%) AS400
2 1 (4.55%) Fixed Income
2 1 (4.55%) Equities
2 1 (4.55%) Derivative
2 1 (4.55%) Wiki
2 1 (4.55%) Data Integration
2 1 (4.55%) iSeries
2 1 (4.55%) SWIFT
2 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) UNIX
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 4 (18.18%) Business Analysis
3 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (13.64%) Scrum
3 3 (13.64%) Change Management
3 3 (13.64%) TDD
4 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
4 2 (9.09%) Line Management
4 2 (9.09%) BDD
4 2 (9.09%) Change Control
4 2 (9.09%) WFM
5 1 (4.55%) Refactoring
5 1 (4.55%) Lean Six Sigma
5 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.55%) Use Case
5 1 (4.55%) Integration Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (4.55%) Multithreading
5 1 (4.55%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) SQL
2 4 (18.18%) Java
3 3 (13.64%) PL/SQL
4 2 (9.09%) C#
5 1 (4.55%) C
5 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.55%) RPG
5 1 (4.55%) RPG/400
5 1 (4.55%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle
2 2 (9.09%) Ericsson
2 2 (9.09%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 1 (4.55%) EPiServer
3 1 (4.55%) Sitecore
3 1 (4.55%) IBM
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