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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 4 11 13
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +2
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 22 12 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 22.00% 11.32% 9.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 32.35% 15.38% 12.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 5
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -1.35%
Agile Software Development
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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
68 78 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 68.00% 73.58% 77.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 34 60
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £434 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 3
Average hourly rate £34.00 £31.50 £19.39
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.93% +62.45%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -6.25%

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
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 17 April 2015, 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 43 (74.14%) Security Cleared
2 40 (68.97%) SC Cleared
3 38 (65.52%) Java
4 19 (32.76%) JIRA
5 18 (31.03%) ISO 14001
5 18 (31.03%) Summit
5 18 (31.03%) ISO 9001
6 15 (25.86%) JavaScript
7 14 (24.14%) Spring
7 14 (24.14%) User Stories
8 13 (22.41%) Degree
8 13 (22.41%) HTML
9 12 (20.69%) Web Services
9 12 (20.69%) Computer Science
9 12 (20.69%) Git (software)
10 11 (18.97%) Cucumber
10 11 (18.97%) Maven
11 10 (17.24%) Automated Testing
11 10 (17.24%) PL/SQL
11 10 (17.24%) SQL
11 10 (17.24%) Linked Data
11 10 (17.24%) Spock
11 10 (17.24%) Spring Boot
12 9 (15.52%) Apache Camel
12 9 (15.52%) Automation Testing
12 9 (15.52%) NoSQL
12 9 (15.52%) XML
12 9 (15.52%) ActiveMQ
12 9 (15.52%) BDD
12 9 (15.52%) HTML5

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 (3.45%) JBoss
1 2 (3.45%) Apache
1 2 (3.45%) Tomcat
1 2 (3.45%) WebSphere
1 2 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.72%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.72%) Drupal
2 1 (1.72%) ExpressionEngine
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (1.72%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Photoshop
1 4 (6.90%) Fireworks
1 4 (6.90%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 18 (31.03%) Summit
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.34%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.52%) NoSQL
2 8 (13.79%) MongoDB
3 7 (12.07%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (5.17%) RDBMS
4 3 (5.17%) Oracle Database
4 3 (5.17%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.72%) MySQL
5 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 19 (32.76%) JIRA
2 12 (20.69%) Git (software)
3 11 (18.97%) Cucumber
3 11 (18.97%) Maven
4 10 (17.24%) Spock
5 8 (13.79%) Jenkins
6 7 (12.07%) IntelliJ
7 6 (10.34%) QuickTest Pro
8 4 (6.90%) JUnit
8 4 (6.90%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 28 (48.28%) Developer
2 10 (17.24%) Analyst
2 10 (17.24%) Java Developer
3 7 (12.07%) Database Developer
3 7 (12.07%) Business Analyst
3 7 (12.07%) Tester
4 6 (10.34%) Automation Tester
5 5 (8.62%) Technical Leader
6 4 (6.90%) Designer
6 4 (6.90%) GUI Developer
6 4 (6.90%) Software Developer
6 4 (6.90%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (6.90%) Web Designer
7 3 (5.17%) Technical Business Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) Administrator
8 2 (3.45%) Oracle Developer
8 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database Developer
8 2 (3.45%) Linux Administrator
9 1 (1.72%) PHP Developer
9 1 (1.72%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (24.14%) Spring
2 13 (22.41%) HTML
3 12 (20.69%) Web Services
4 10 (17.24%) Spring Boot
5 9 (15.52%) ActiveMQ
5 9 (15.52%) RESTful
5 9 (15.52%) HTML5
5 9 (15.52%) Apache Camel
5 9 (15.52%) XML
6 8 (13.79%) CSS
6 8 (13.79%) CSS3
6 8 (13.79%) AngularJS
7 6 (10.34%) JSON
8 4 (6.90%) Dojo
9 2 (3.45%) .NET
10 1 (1.72%) J2EE
10 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET
10 1 (1.72%) XHTML
10 1 (1.72%) Middleware
10 1 (1.72%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.69%) Computer Science
2 10 (17.24%) Linked Data
3 6 (10.34%) RIA
4 5 (8.62%) User Experience
5 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.72%) Animation
6 1 (1.72%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.72%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.45%) Linux
1 2 (3.45%) CentOS
1 2 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.72%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.72%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (1.72%) Android
2 1 (1.72%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (24.14%) User Stories
2 10 (17.24%) Automated Testing
3 9 (15.52%) BDD
3 9 (15.52%) Automation Testing
4 7 (12.07%) Software Testing
5 6 (10.34%) OO
5 6 (10.34%) Line Management
5 6 (10.34%) Unit Testing
6 5 (8.62%) Scrum
7 4 (6.90%) Web Design
7 4 (6.90%) Web Development
7 4 (6.90%) Test Scripting
8 3 (5.17%) Information Architecture
8 3 (5.17%) Business Analysis
8 3 (5.17%) Usability Testing
8 3 (5.17%) Project Management
8 3 (5.17%) PRINCE2
8 3 (5.17%) UML
9 2 (3.45%) TDD
9 2 (3.45%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 38 (65.52%) Java
2 15 (25.86%) JavaScript
3 10 (17.24%) PL/SQL
3 10 (17.24%) SQL
4 9 (15.52%) Groovy
5 2 (3.45%) Bash Shell
5 2 (3.45%) C#
5 2 (3.45%) Ruby
5 2 (3.45%) Python
5 2 (3.45%) Perl
6 1 (1.72%) PHP
6 1 (1.72%) XAML
6 1 (1.72%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.72%) VB
Qualifications
1 43 (74.14%) Security Cleared
2 40 (68.97%) SC Cleared
3 13 (22.41%) Degree
4 8 (13.79%) ISEB
5 5 (8.62%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (31.03%) ISO 9001
1 18 (31.03%) ISO 14001
2 1 (1.72%) QA
2 1 (1.72%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (8.62%) HP Quality Center
1 5 (8.62%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (3.45%) ZABBIX
2 2 (3.45%) yum
2 2 (3.45%) Puppet
2 2 (3.45%) Red Hat Satellite
2 2 (3.45%) Ansible
2 2 (3.45%) SELinux
2 2 (3.45%) logstash
2 2 (3.45%) Salt
Vendors
1 8 (13.79%) Oracle
2 7 (12.07%) HP
3 2 (3.45%) VMware
4 1 (1.72%) Microsoft
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