The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Exeter region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 13 9 9
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 12 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 8.22% 12.99% 9.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.01% 18.52% 11.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 4
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£398 £388 £196
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.58% +97.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £515 £243
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +6.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £40.00 £37.25
% change year-on-year
-4.37% +7.38%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Exeter
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
109 54 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 74.66% 70.13% 82.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 33 31
Average daily rate £375 £353 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.38% -11.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £214 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 0
Average hourly rate £19.50 £11.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.27% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
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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 23 July 2014.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Exeter

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 10 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 9 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 8 (44.44%) Degree
3 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 7 (38.89%) ISO 9001
4 7 (38.89%) ISO 14001
4 7 (38.89%) Summit
5 6 (33.33%) CSS
5 6 (33.33%) HTML
5 6 (33.33%) CSS3
5 6 (33.33%) Waterfall
6 5 (27.78%) HTML5
6 5 (27.78%) QA
6 5 (27.78%) Oracle
6 5 (27.78%) Finance
7 4 (22.22%) Java
7 4 (22.22%) Internet
7 4 (22.22%) Dojo
7 4 (22.22%) RIA
8 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
8 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (16.67%) Oracle BPM
8 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
8 3 (16.67%) Scrum
9 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
9 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
9 2 (11.11%) WebLogic
9 2 (11.11%) OpenAM
9 2 (11.11%) Reference Data
9 2 (11.11%) Git (software)

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (11.11%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.56%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Summit
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) JIRA
1 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
2 1 (5.56%) SpecFlow
2 1 (5.56%) Selenium
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Web Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Development Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Change Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Data Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Leader
5 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) HTML
1 6 (33.33%) CSS
1 6 (33.33%) CSS3
2 5 (27.78%) HTML5
3 4 (22.22%) Dojo
4 2 (11.11%) REST
5 1 (5.56%) jQuery
5 1 (5.56%) RESTful
5 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
5 1 (5.56%) .NET
5 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
5 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
5 1 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) RIA
2 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (11.11%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 3 (16.67%) Scrum
3 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.56%) Data Modelling
4 1 (5.56%) Project Management
4 1 (5.56%) Risk Management
4 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Supplier Management
4 1 (5.56%) BPMN
4 1 (5.56%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 4 (22.22%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 9 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 8 (44.44%) Degree
4 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (5.56%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (38.89%) ISO 9001
1 7 (38.89%) ISO 14001
2 5 (27.78%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Business Objects
2 1 (5.56%) Twitter