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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 24 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 4 2 9
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 21 31 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 19.09% 25.41% 14.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 23.08% 34.83% 15.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 13 8
Median daily rate £330 £398 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.98% -7.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £302 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £565 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.84% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Agile Software Development
Devon

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
91 89 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 82.73% 72.95% 92.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 40 50
Median daily rate £350 £355 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% +9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £625 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 5
Median hourly rate £23.50 £19.46 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.79% +49.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £19.46 £10.79
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £31.09 £13.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Exeter 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 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 24 May 2016.

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 24 May 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 Exeter region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 31 (53.45%) Security Cleared
2 30 (51.72%) Java
3 28 (48.28%) SC Cleared
4 25 (43.10%) Scrum
5 23 (39.66%) BDD
6 18 (31.03%) Git (software)
6 18 (31.03%) JIRA
7 15 (25.86%) ISO 14001
7 15 (25.86%) ISO 9001
8 14 (24.14%) Cucumber
9 13 (22.41%) Web Services
9 13 (22.41%) SQL
9 13 (22.41%) RESTful
10 12 (20.69%) Jenkins
11 10 (17.24%) TDD
11 10 (17.24%) Software Engineering
11 10 (17.24%) HTML
12 9 (15.52%) JavaScript
12 9 (15.52%) IntelliJ
12 9 (15.52%) Maven
12 9 (15.52%) Groovy
12 9 (15.52%) Test Automation
13 8 (13.79%) Waterfall
13 8 (13.79%) Automation Testing
13 8 (13.79%) Performance Tuning
13 8 (13.79%) Performance Monitoring
13 8 (13.79%) Degree
13 8 (13.79%) PostgreSQL
13 8 (13.79%) Replication
13 8 (13.79%) C#

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter 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 2 (3.45%) Apache
1 2 (3.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.72%) IIS
2 1 (1.72%) SAS
2 1 (1.72%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (3.45%) Fireworks
1 2 (3.45%) MS Office
1 2 (3.45%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.45%) HTTP
2 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.79%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (5.17%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (5.17%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.45%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.45%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 18 (31.03%) Git (software)
1 18 (31.03%) JIRA
2 14 (24.14%) Cucumber
3 12 (20.69%) Jenkins
4 9 (15.52%) IntelliJ
4 9 (15.52%) Maven
5 7 (12.07%) Spock
6 5 (8.62%) NUnit
7 3 (5.17%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (1.72%) ClearCase
8 1 (1.72%) Subversion
8 1 (1.72%) Toad
8 1 (1.72%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (5.17%) Finance
2 2 (3.45%) Back Office
3 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (62.07%) Developer
2 17 (29.31%) Java Developer
3 7 (12.07%) Analyst
3 7 (12.07%) PostgreSQL Developer
4 6 (10.34%) Database Developer
4 6 (10.34%) DBA
4 6 (10.34%) SC Cleared Java Developer
5 5 (8.62%) .NET Developer
5 5 (8.62%) Administrator
5 5 (8.62%) Business Analyst
5 5 (8.62%) C# Developer
5 5 (8.62%) PostgreSQL DBA
5 5 (8.62%) Tester
6 4 (6.90%) Software Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) Software Tester
7 3 (5.17%) Software Developer
7 3 (5.17%) SQL Developer
8 2 (3.45%) Author
8 2 (3.45%) Project Manager
8 2 (3.45%) Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (22.41%) RESTful
1 13 (22.41%) Web Services
2 10 (17.24%) HTML
3 7 (12.07%) .NET
3 7 (12.07%) Spring
3 7 (12.07%) XML
4 5 (8.62%) CSS
5 3 (5.17%) .NET Framework
5 3 (5.17%) WinForms
6 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (3.45%) CSS3
6 2 (3.45%) HTML5
6 2 (3.45%) jQuery
6 2 (3.45%) JSON
6 2 (3.45%) NHibernate
6 2 (3.45%) REST
6 2 (3.45%) WPF
7 1 (1.72%) XSL
7 1 (1.72%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.79%) Replication
2 6 (10.34%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.45%) iPad
3 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.72%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.45%) Linux
1 2 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.72%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (43.10%) Scrum
2 23 (39.66%) BDD
3 10 (17.24%) Software Engineering
3 10 (17.24%) TDD
4 9 (15.52%) Test Automation
5 8 (13.79%) Automation Testing
5 8 (13.79%) Performance Monitoring
5 8 (13.79%) Performance Tuning
5 8 (13.79%) Waterfall
6 5 (8.62%) Functional Testing
7 3 (5.17%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (5.17%) CRM
7 3 (5.17%) SDLC
7 3 (5.17%) SOA
7 3 (5.17%) UML
8 2 (3.45%) Data Migration
8 2 (3.45%) Regression Testing
8 2 (3.45%) Resource Management
8 2 (3.45%) Service Management
8 2 (3.45%) SSADM
Programming Languages
1 30 (51.72%) Java
2 13 (22.41%) SQL
3 9 (15.52%) Groovy
3 9 (15.52%) JavaScript
4 8 (13.79%) C#
5 4 (6.90%) PL/SQL
5 4 (6.90%) Python
6 3 (5.17%) C++
7 2 (3.45%) Ruby
8 1 (1.72%) C
8 1 (1.72%) Delphi
8 1 (1.72%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.72%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.72%) Perl
8 1 (1.72%) PL/1
8 1 (1.72%) R
Qualifications
1 31 (53.45%) Security Cleared
2 28 (48.28%) SC Cleared
3 8 (13.79%) Degree
4 1 (1.72%) BC Cleared
4 1 (1.72%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (25.86%) ISO 14001
1 15 (25.86%) ISO 9001
2 3 (5.17%) QA
3 2 (3.45%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (8.62%) Oracle
2 1 (1.72%) VMware