The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Exeter 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 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 4 6 3
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 45 14 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 23.08% 16.09% 21.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 30.41% 23.33% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 10 17
Average daily rate
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£350 £450 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £265 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £467 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £41.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-15.15% +10.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Exeter region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Exeter
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
148 60 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 75.90% 68.97% 77.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 46 50
Average daily rate £350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £550 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 14
Average hourly rate - £11.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +5.45%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

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

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Exeter

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Exeter region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Exeter

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Exeter 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 37 (50.68%) Security Cleared
2 35 (47.95%) SC Cleared
3 18 (24.66%) Waterfall
3 18 (24.66%) .NET
4 16 (21.92%) HTML
4 16 (21.92%) CSS
4 16 (21.92%) PRINCE2
5 15 (20.55%) Project Management
5 15 (20.55%) HTML5
5 15 (20.55%) CSS3
6 14 (19.18%) ISEB
7 13 (17.81%) Finance
7 13 (17.81%) Scrum
7 13 (17.81%) Degree
8 11 (15.07%) JIRA
8 11 (15.07%) Automated Testing
8 11 (15.07%) Selenium
8 11 (15.07%) User Stories
8 11 (15.07%) QuickTest Pro
8 11 (15.07%) Java
9 10 (13.70%) Photoshop
9 10 (13.70%) C#
9 10 (13.70%) Fireworks
9 10 (13.70%) HP
9 10 (13.70%) Risk Management
9 10 (13.70%) Adobe Illustrator
9 10 (13.70%) HP Quality Center
9 10 (13.70%) Software Testing
9 10 (13.70%) ISTQB
9 10 (13.70%) Web Development

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Exeter 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 2 (2.74%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.37%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.37%) Confluence
2 1 (1.37%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (1.37%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 10 (13.70%) Photoshop
1 10 (13.70%) Fireworks
1 10 (13.70%) Adobe Illustrator
2 8 (10.96%) MS Project
3 3 (4.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (8.22%) Summit
2 3 (4.11%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.85%) SaaS
2 3 (4.11%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.85%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.11%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (4.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (15.07%) QuickTest Pro
1 11 (15.07%) JIRA
1 11 (15.07%) Selenium
2 4 (5.48%) SoapUI
3 2 (2.74%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.37%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (17.81%) Finance
2 3 (4.11%) Back Office
3 2 (2.74%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.37%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (24.66%) Developer
2 17 (23.29%) Analyst
3 15 (20.55%) Project Manager
4 11 (15.07%) Business Analyst
5 10 (13.70%) Tester
6 9 (12.33%) Automation Tester
7 7 (9.59%) Designer
7 7 (9.59%) Web Designer
8 6 (8.22%) Test Analyst
8 6 (8.22%) .NET Developer
9 4 (5.48%) Web Developer
10 3 (4.11%) Front-End Developer
11 2 (2.74%) Data Manager
11 2 (2.74%) Technical Business Analyst
11 2 (2.74%) Consultant
11 2 (2.74%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 2 (2.74%) Infrastructure Manager
11 2 (2.74%) Oracle Consultant
11 2 (2.74%) Oracle Developer
12 1 (1.37%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (24.66%) .NET
2 16 (21.92%) CSS
2 16 (21.92%) HTML
3 15 (20.55%) HTML5
3 15 (20.55%) CSS3
4 6 (8.22%) ASP.NET
5 5 (6.85%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (5.48%) RESTful
6 4 (5.48%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (5.48%) SOAP
6 4 (5.48%) Web Services
7 3 (4.11%) AngularJS
7 3 (4.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 2 (2.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (2.74%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (2.74%) REST
9 1 (1.37%) .NET Framework
9 1 (1.37%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.33%) User Experience
2 4 (5.48%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.11%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.74%) Robotics
4 2 (2.74%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.48%) Android
1 4 (5.48%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (24.66%) Waterfall
2 16 (21.92%) PRINCE2
3 15 (20.55%) Project Management
4 13 (17.81%) Scrum
5 11 (15.07%) User Stories
5 11 (15.07%) Automated Testing
6 10 (13.70%) Software Testing
6 10 (13.70%) Web Development
6 10 (13.70%) Risk Management
7 8 (10.96%) Test Automation
8 7 (9.59%) Information Architecture
8 7 (9.59%) Usability Testing
8 7 (9.59%) Web Design
9 6 (8.22%) OO
9 6 (8.22%) Business Analysis
10 5 (6.85%) BDD
10 5 (6.85%) Coaching
11 4 (5.48%) Unit Testing
12 3 (4.11%) Test Scripting
12 3 (4.11%) UML
Programming Languages
1 11 (15.07%) Java
2 10 (13.70%) C#
3 5 (6.85%) JavaScript
4 4 (5.48%) SQL
5 3 (4.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (50.68%) Security Cleared
2 35 (47.95%) SC Cleared
3 14 (19.18%) ISEB
4 13 (17.81%) Degree
5 10 (13.70%) ISTQB
6 9 (12.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.37%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.22%) ISO 9001
1 6 (8.22%) ISO 14001
2 5 (6.85%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (13.70%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.74%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 10 (13.70%) HP
2 5 (6.85%) Oracle
3 1 (1.37%) Business Objects
3 1 (1.37%) BT
3 1 (1.37%) Twitter