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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 14 21 18
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 18 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 7.59% 4.61% 6.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.42% 6.54% 7.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 2 5
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£320 £443 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.68% +10.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £357 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £529 £557
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.63% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-11.25% +5.82%
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
191 153 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 80.59% 70.51% 76.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 77 64
Average daily rate £400 £415 £409
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.61% +1.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 6
Average hourly rate £32.00 £35.00 £47.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -26.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.00 £37.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £37.50 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -11.29%

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 5 March 2015.

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 5 March 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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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 +9 13 £320 -27.68% 21
Poole -10 1 £250 - 10
Dorchester - - - -
Ferndown - - - - 1
Agile Software Development
South West

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 (42.31%) .NET
2 9 (34.62%) jQuery
2 9 (34.62%) C#
2 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
3 8 (30.77%) HTML
3 8 (30.77%) Visual Studio
3 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET
3 8 (30.77%) CSS
3 8 (30.77%) .NET Framework
3 8 (30.77%) HTML5
3 8 (30.77%) CSS3
4 7 (26.92%) SharePoint
4 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
5 6 (23.08%) Finance
5 6 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (23.08%) Waterfall
6 5 (19.23%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (19.23%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (19.23%) MCP
7 4 (15.38%) Ericsson
7 4 (15.38%) SLA
7 4 (15.38%) ATM
7 4 (15.38%) GSM
7 4 (15.38%) SDH
7 4 (15.38%) UMTS
7 4 (15.38%) Ethernet
7 4 (15.38%) WFM
7 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
7 4 (15.38%) RNC
7 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 7 (26.92%) SharePoint
2 5 (19.23%) SharePoint 2010
2 5 (19.23%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) ATM
1 4 (15.38%) GSM
1 4 (15.38%) SDH
1 4 (15.38%) UMTS
1 4 (15.38%) Ethernet
1 4 (15.38%) RNC
1 4 (15.38%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (30.77%) Visual Studio
2 6 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.85%) Maven
General
1 6 (23.08%) Finance
2 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.85%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.85%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Developer
2 7 (26.92%) Analyst
2 7 (26.92%) Business Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) SharePoint Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Field Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Web Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Sitecore Developer
6 1 (3.85%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.85%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.85%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Systems Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Test Leader
6 1 (3.85%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (42.31%) .NET
2 9 (34.62%) jQuery
3 8 (30.77%) HTML
3 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET
3 8 (30.77%) CSS
3 8 (30.77%) .NET Framework
3 8 (30.77%) HTML5
3 8 (30.77%) CSS3
4 2 (7.69%) Ajax
5 1 (3.85%) .NET Compact Framework
5 1 (3.85%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (3.85%) Java Concurrency
5 1 (3.85%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.85%) Kendo UI
5 1 (3.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (3.85%) J2EE
5 1 (3.85%) JDBC
5 1 (3.85%) Web Services
5 1 (3.85%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) User Experience
2 1 (3.85%) Wiki
2 1 (3.85%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) Waterfall
2 4 (15.38%) WFM
2 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (15.38%) Scrum
2 4 (15.38%) Line Management
2 4 (15.38%) Business Analysis
3 3 (11.54%) TDD
3 3 (11.54%) MVC
4 2 (7.69%) Change Management
4 2 (7.69%) Web Design
4 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
4 2 (7.69%) OO
4 2 (7.69%) Change Control
4 2 (7.69%) BDD
5 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.85%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 1 (3.85%) RAD
5 1 (3.85%) UML
5 1 (3.85%) Code Coverage
5 1 (3.85%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) C#
1 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.85%) Java
2 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
2 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) MCP
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.69%) MCSD
3 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
2 4 (15.38%) Ericsson
2 4 (15.38%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) Sitecore
Poole, Dorset
Venturi
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Dorset
Oliver James Associates
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago