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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 2 4 6
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 47 39 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 27.01% 24.07% 17.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 41.23% 31.20% 24.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 33 9
Average daily rate
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£325 £390 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -8.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £450 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +1.42%
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
114 125 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 65.52% 77.16% 71.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 83 32
Average daily rate £338 £375 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +6.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 6
Average hourly rate £35.50 £19.50 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.05% +77.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 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 36 (47.37%) Security Cleared
2 29 (38.16%) HTML
3 24 (31.58%) Java
4 23 (30.26%) CSS
4 23 (30.26%) SC Cleared
5 22 (28.95%) Scrum
6 21 (27.63%) Project Management
6 21 (27.63%) HTML5
7 19 (25.00%) CSS3
8 17 (22.37%) PRINCE2
9 16 (21.05%) JavaScript
10 13 (17.11%) Web Design
10 13 (17.11%) Web Development
10 13 (17.11%) AngularJS
11 12 (15.79%) Usability Testing
11 12 (15.79%) Information Architecture
11 12 (15.79%) Adobe Illustrator
11 12 (15.79%) Fireworks
11 12 (15.79%) Photoshop
12 11 (14.47%) Spring
13 10 (13.16%) Maven
13 10 (13.16%) Business Analysis
13 10 (13.16%) UML
13 10 (13.16%) ISEB
13 10 (13.16%) Continuous Delivery
14 9 (11.84%) User Experience
14 9 (11.84%) ISO 9001
14 9 (11.84%) Summit
14 9 (11.84%) ISO 14001
14 9 (11.84%) Selenium

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 1 (1.32%) Tomcat
1 1 (1.32%) CMS
Applications
1 12 (15.79%) Photoshop
1 12 (15.79%) Fireworks
1 12 (15.79%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 9 (11.84%) Summit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.95%) RDBMS
1 3 (3.95%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (3.95%) MongoDB
1 3 (3.95%) NoSQL
1 3 (3.95%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.63%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.32%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (13.16%) Maven
2 9 (11.84%) Selenium
2 9 (11.84%) SpecFlow
3 8 (10.53%) JIRA
4 7 (9.21%) JUnit
4 7 (9.21%) Git (software)
5 5 (6.58%) Cucumber
6 4 (5.26%) Spock
7 3 (3.95%) WebDriver
8 2 (2.63%) IntelliJ
8 2 (2.63%) Jenkins
9 1 (1.32%) JMeter
9 1 (1.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 4 (5.26%) Finance
1 4 (5.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (38.16%) Developer
2 26 (34.21%) Analyst
3 16 (21.05%) Business Analyst
4 12 (15.79%) Designer
5 11 (14.47%) Web Designer
6 9 (11.84%) Java Developer
7 7 (9.21%) Software Developer
7 7 (9.21%) QA Analyst
8 5 (6.58%) ScrumMaster
8 5 (6.58%) Agile Business Analyst
9 4 (5.26%) JavaScript Developer
9 4 (5.26%) GUI Developer
10 3 (3.95%) Database Developer
10 3 (3.95%) Tester
10 3 (3.95%) Test Analyst
10 3 (3.95%) .NET Developer
11 2 (2.63%) Technical Analyst
11 2 (2.63%) PHP Developer
11 2 (2.63%) Agile Test Analyst
11 2 (2.63%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (38.16%) HTML
2 23 (30.26%) CSS
3 21 (27.63%) HTML5
4 19 (25.00%) CSS3
5 13 (17.11%) AngularJS
6 11 (14.47%) Spring
7 7 (9.21%) Dojo
7 7 (9.21%) XML
8 6 (7.89%) Web Services
9 5 (6.58%) RESTful
10 4 (5.26%) ActiveMQ
10 4 (5.26%) .NET
10 4 (5.26%) Apache Camel
10 4 (5.26%) Spring Boot
11 3 (3.95%) ASP.NET
11 3 (3.95%) JSON
12 2 (2.63%) jQuery
13 1 (1.32%) ASP.NET MVC
13 1 (1.32%) REST
13 1 (1.32%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.84%) User Experience
2 6 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.58%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.26%) Linked Data
5 3 (3.95%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.63%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.32%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (28.95%) Scrum
2 21 (27.63%) Project Management
3 17 (22.37%) PRINCE2
4 13 (17.11%) Web Design
4 13 (17.11%) Web Development
5 12 (15.79%) Usability Testing
5 12 (15.79%) Information Architecture
6 10 (13.16%) Business Analysis
6 10 (13.16%) UML
6 10 (13.16%) Continuous Delivery
7 6 (7.89%) User Stories
8 5 (6.58%) Agile Project Management
8 5 (6.58%) BDD
8 5 (6.58%) DevOps
9 4 (5.26%) Automated Testing
9 4 (5.26%) Software Delivery
9 4 (5.26%) SDLC
9 4 (5.26%) Automation Testing
9 4 (5.26%) Unit Testing
9 4 (5.26%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 24 (31.58%) Java
2 16 (21.05%) JavaScript
3 6 (7.89%) C#
4 5 (6.58%) SQL
5 4 (5.26%) Groovy
6 3 (3.95%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.63%) PHP
7 2 (2.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (47.37%) Security Cleared
2 23 (30.26%) SC Cleared
3 10 (13.16%) ISEB
4 8 (10.53%) Degree
5 7 (9.21%) ISTQB
6 4 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (3.95%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.84%) ISO 9001
1 9 (11.84%) ISO 14001
2 8 (10.53%) QA
3 2 (2.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.32%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (3.95%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 6 (7.89%) Atlassian
2 3 (3.95%) Oracle
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