The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 6 7 19
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +12
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 19 17 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 16.96% 18.09% 3.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 25.33% 22.97% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 15 2
Median daily rate £450 £438 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +25.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.80 £40.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+7.00% +10.34%
Agile Software Development
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
75 74 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 66.96% 78.72% 61.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 66 44
Median daily rate £400 £438 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +15.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £11.50 £15.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.98% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucester 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 Gloucester

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Gloucester region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucester

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucester

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 Gloucester region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 26 (66.67%) Java
2 24 (61.54%) Security Cleared
3 23 (58.97%) DV Cleared
4 14 (35.90%) C++
4 14 (35.90%) Oracle
4 14 (35.90%) Linux
4 14 (35.90%) Python
5 13 (33.33%) Bash Shell
6 12 (30.77%) JavaScript
6 12 (30.77%) Unix
7 9 (23.08%) J2EE
7 9 (23.08%) Jenkins
7 9 (23.08%) DevOps
8 8 (20.51%) SQL
8 8 (20.51%) Perl
8 8 (20.51%) HTML
8 8 (20.51%) Red Hat
8 8 (20.51%) Git (software)
8 8 (20.51%) Hadoop
8 8 (20.51%) JIRA
9 7 (17.95%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (17.95%) JSON
9 7 (17.95%) TDD
9 7 (17.95%) Spring
9 7 (17.95%) PL/SQL
9 7 (17.95%) JBoss
10 6 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
10 6 (15.38%) Node.js
10 6 (15.38%) C#
10 6 (15.38%) Hibernate

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester 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 7 (17.95%) JBoss
2 6 (15.38%) Tomcat
3 3 (7.69%) WebSphere
4 2 (5.13%) Confluence
4 2 (5.13%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.56%) GlassFish
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (2.56%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.51%) Hadoop
2 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.56%) Big Data
3 1 (2.56%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.56%) OLAP
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.56%) Star Schema
3 1 (2.56%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 9 (23.08%) Jenkins
2 8 (20.51%) Git (software)
2 8 (20.51%) JIRA
3 6 (15.38%) Hudson
4 3 (7.69%) JMeter
4 3 (7.69%) LoadRunner
5 2 (5.13%) Ant
5 2 (5.13%) Maven
5 2 (5.13%) Rational Functional Tester
5 2 (5.13%) Zephyr
6 1 (2.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (2.56%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.56%) Eclipse RCP
6 1 (2.56%) HP UFT
6 1 (2.56%) Selenium
6 1 (2.56%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (56.41%) Developer
2 15 (38.46%) Java Developer
3 7 (17.95%) DV Cleared Java Developer
4 4 (10.26%) Architect
4 4 (10.26%) Technical Architect
5 3 (7.69%) Java Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Test Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Test Scripter
5 3 (7.69%) UI Developer
5 3 (7.69%) UI/UX Developer
5 3 (7.69%) UX Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Agile Development Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Agile Project Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Automation Tester
6 2 (5.13%) Development Project Manager
6 2 (5.13%) LoadRunner Tester
6 2 (5.13%) Software Development Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Software Project Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Technical Tester
6 2 (5.13%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (23.08%) J2EE
2 8 (20.51%) HTML
3 7 (17.95%) JSON
3 7 (17.95%) Spring
4 6 (15.38%) Hibernate
4 6 (15.38%) jQuery
4 6 (15.38%) Node.js
5 5 (12.82%) XML
6 2 (5.13%) Web Services
6 2 (5.13%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (2.56%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.56%) CSS
7 1 (2.56%) EJB
7 1 (2.56%) HTML5
7 1 (2.56%) SOAP
7 1 (2.56%) Swing
7 1 (2.56%) SWT
7 1 (2.56%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.90%) Linux
2 12 (30.77%) Unix
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle Linux
3 2 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.08%) DevOps
2 7 (17.95%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (17.95%) TDD
3 6 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (7.69%) Test Scripting
5 2 (5.13%) Configuration Management
5 2 (5.13%) Functional Testing
5 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2
5 2 (5.13%) Software Testing
5 2 (5.13%) Web Development
6 1 (2.56%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.56%) Data Analysis
6 1 (2.56%) ETL
6 1 (2.56%) Front End Development
6 1 (2.56%) MapReduce
6 1 (2.56%) Open Source Development
6 1 (2.56%) Pair Programming
6 1 (2.56%) RAD
6 1 (2.56%) Scrum
6 1 (2.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (66.67%) Java
2 14 (35.90%) C++
2 14 (35.90%) Python
3 13 (33.33%) Bash Shell
4 12 (30.77%) JavaScript
5 8 (20.51%) Perl
5 8 (20.51%) SQL
6 7 (17.95%) PL/SQL
7 6 (15.38%) C#
8 2 (5.13%) C-shell
8 2 (5.13%) Ruby
9 1 (2.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 24 (61.54%) Security Cleared
2 23 (58.97%) DV Cleared
3 2 (5.13%) ISEB
3 2 (5.13%) ISTQB
3 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.56%) Degree
4 1 (2.56%) HNC
4 1 (2.56%) HND
4 1 (2.56%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (2.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.56%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) NFS
1 2 (5.13%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (5.13%) vSphere
2 1 (2.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (15.38%) Puppet
2 2 (5.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (35.90%) Oracle
2 8 (20.51%) Red Hat
3 4 (10.26%) IBM
4 2 (5.13%) HP
4 2 (5.13%) NetApp
4 2 (5.13%) VMware
5 1 (2.56%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (2.56%) Sun
5 1 (2.56%) Sybase
5 1 (2.56%) Teradata
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Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
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Rate: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago