The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire 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 January 2017 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Agile Software Development
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 2 4 7
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 100 95 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 27.47% 21.06% 14.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 34.13% 26.39% 20.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 64 60
Median daily rate £413 £408 £434
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.22% -6.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £49.52 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £45.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-8.88% +21.62%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
293 360 348
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 80.49% 79.82% 72.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 202 203
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £320 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 28 18
Median hourly rate £27.50 £42.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.52% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £27.50 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £50.00 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Agile Software Development
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester +1 24 £440 +4.76% 17
Cheltenham -3 4 £388 -3.12% 20
Tewkesbury - 1 £375 - 1
Agile Software Development
South West

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 112 (54.63%) Security Cleared
2 101 (49.27%) Scrum
3 99 (48.29%) DV Cleared
4 93 (45.37%) Java
5 54 (26.34%) Python
6 49 (23.90%) C
6 49 (23.90%) Software Engineering
7 43 (20.98%) Linux
8 42 (20.49%) Web Services
9 40 (19.51%) Oracle
10 38 (18.54%) JavaScript
10 38 (18.54%) DevOps
11 36 (17.56%) Finance
12 33 (16.10%) J2EE
13 32 (15.61%) C++
14 29 (14.15%) JIRA
15 28 (13.66%) Windows
16 27 (13.17%) Continuous Integration
17 25 (12.20%) ISEB
18 24 (11.71%) Software Testing
18 24 (11.71%) Selenium
18 24 (11.71%) Hadoop
19 22 (10.73%) SDLC
19 22 (10.73%) Perl
19 22 (10.73%) XML
20 21 (10.24%) SQL Server
20 21 (10.24%) SQL
20 21 (10.24%) .NET
20 21 (10.24%) Big Data
21 20 (9.76%) AngularJS

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 15 (7.32%) WebLogic
2 13 (6.34%) Confluence
3 9 (4.39%) Apache
4 6 (2.93%) IIS
4 6 (2.93%) JBoss
4 6 (2.93%) SAS
5 4 (1.95%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.46%) Apache Pig
6 3 (1.46%) Apache Spark
6 3 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (1.46%) Mule
6 3 (1.46%) Mule ESB
6 3 (1.46%) Oracle Application Server
6 3 (1.46%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.98%) Apache Solr
7 2 (0.98%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.98%) GlassFish
7 2 (0.98%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.49%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.49%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 15 (7.32%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.46%) CPLEX
2 3 (1.46%) MS Project
3 2 (0.98%) HipChat
3 2 (0.98%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.98%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.49%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.49%) InDesign
4 1 (0.49%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (5.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.46%) Primavera
3 2 (0.98%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 16 (7.80%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (5.37%) Amazon S3
3 10 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.46%) SaaS
5 1 (0.49%) GitHub
5 1 (0.49%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.46%) ATM
1 3 (1.46%) SSH
2 1 (0.49%) Firewall
2 1 (0.49%) Internet
2 1 (0.49%) Skype
2 1 (0.49%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.49%) VoIP
2 1 (0.49%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (11.71%) Hadoop
2 21 (10.24%) Big Data
2 21 (10.24%) SQL Server
3 12 (5.85%) Relational Database
4 9 (4.39%) MongoDB
4 9 (4.39%) MySQL
5 7 (3.41%) NoSQL
5 7 (3.41%) OrientDB
6 6 (2.93%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (2.93%) Oracle Database
7 4 (1.95%) Neo4j
7 4 (1.95%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (1.95%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.46%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
8 3 (1.46%) Oracle OLAP
8 3 (1.46%) Redis
8 3 (1.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (1.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.46%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 29 (14.15%) JIRA
2 24 (11.71%) Selenium
3 19 (9.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 17 (8.29%) Jenkins
5 14 (6.83%) Cucumber
5 14 (6.83%) JUnit
6 13 (6.34%) Ant
6 13 (6.34%) Maven
7 12 (5.85%) LoadRunner
8 11 (5.37%) Bitbucket
9 10 (4.88%) JMeter
10 9 (4.39%) Git (software)
10 9 (4.39%) Team Foundation Server
11 8 (3.90%) Zephyr
12 7 (3.41%) Eclipse
12 7 (3.41%) Rational DOORS
13 6 (2.93%) Octopus Deploy
14 5 (2.44%) Selenium IDE
14 5 (2.44%) WebDriver
15 4 (1.95%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 36 (17.56%) Finance
2 13 (6.34%) Manufacturing
3 12 (5.85%) Electronics
3 12 (5.85%) Marketing
3 12 (5.85%) Telecoms
4 11 (5.37%) Banking
4 11 (5.37%) Retail
4 11 (5.37%) Retail Banking
5 4 (1.95%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.46%) Games
7 1 (0.49%) Law
7 1 (0.49%) Legal
Job Titles
1 71 (34.63%) Developer
2 44 (21.46%) Java Developer
3 22 (10.73%) Analyst
4 20 (9.76%) Test Engineer
5 17 (8.29%) Business Analyst
6 16 (7.80%) Software Engineer
7 14 (6.83%) DV Cleared Java Developer
7 14 (6.83%) Integration Engineer
8 13 (6.34%) Architect
8 13 (6.34%) Test and Integration Engineer
9 12 (5.85%) Insurance Business Analyst
10 11 (5.37%) Systems Engineer
11 9 (4.39%) Java Engineer
11 9 (4.39%) Test Manager
12 8 (3.90%) Applications Developer
13 7 (3.41%) .NET Developer
14 6 (2.93%) ASP.NET Developer
14 6 (2.93%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
14 6 (2.93%) Tester
15 5 (2.44%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (20.49%) Web Services
2 33 (16.10%) J2EE
3 22 (10.73%) XML
4 21 (10.24%) .NET
5 20 (9.76%) AngularJS
6 19 (9.27%) HTML
7 17 (8.29%) Spring
8 16 (7.80%) CSS
9 15 (7.32%) EJB
9 15 (7.32%) REST
10 14 (6.83%) Java EE
11 13 (6.34%) Hibernate
12 11 (5.37%) SOAP
13 10 (4.88%) HTML5
13 10 (4.88%) JSF
13 10 (4.88%) JSON
13 10 (4.88%) RESTful
13 10 (4.88%) XSLT
14 9 (4.39%) ASP.NET
15 8 (3.90%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.85%) User Experience
2 11 (5.37%) Mathematics
3 9 (4.39%) Physics
4 7 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.41%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.93%) Cyberthreat
5 6 (2.93%) Wiki
6 2 (0.98%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.49%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.49%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.49%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.49%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.49%) Mobile Games
7 1 (0.49%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 43 (20.98%) Linux
2 28 (13.66%) Windows
3 12 (5.85%) Unix
4 10 (4.88%) Android
4 10 (4.88%) Apple iOS
5 6 (2.93%) Windows Server
6 5 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.46%) CentOS
8 2 (0.98%) AIX
9 1 (0.49%) webOS
9 1 (0.49%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.49%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (49.27%) Scrum
2 49 (23.90%) Software Engineering
3 38 (18.54%) DevOps
4 27 (13.17%) Continuous Integration
5 24 (11.71%) Software Testing
6 22 (10.73%) SDLC
7 20 (9.76%) PRINCE2
8 18 (8.78%) OO
8 18 (8.78%) UML
9 17 (8.29%) ITIL
9 17 (8.29%) Waterfall
10 16 (7.80%) Business Intelligence
10 16 (7.80%) Test Scripting
11 15 (7.32%) Business Analysis
11 15 (7.32%) Integration Testing
11 15 (7.32%) MVC
11 15 (7.32%) Programme Management
12 13 (6.34%) Manual Testing
12 13 (6.34%) Stakeholder Management
12 13 (6.34%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 93 (45.37%) Java
2 54 (26.34%) Python
3 49 (23.90%) C
4 38 (18.54%) JavaScript
5 32 (15.61%) C++
6 22 (10.73%) Perl
7 21 (10.24%) SQL
8 17 (8.29%) Bash Shell
8 17 (8.29%) C#
9 14 (6.83%) Ruby
10 9 (4.39%) PL/SQL
11 7 (3.41%) Scala
12 6 (2.93%) PowerShell
13 5 (2.44%) Shell Script
14 4 (1.95%) Embedded C
14 4 (1.95%) PHP
14 4 (1.95%) TypeScript
15 3 (1.46%) Embedded C++
15 3 (1.46%) VB.NET
16 2 (0.98%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 112 (54.63%) Security Cleared
2 99 (48.29%) DV Cleared
3 25 (12.20%) ISEB
4 16 (7.80%) Degree
4 16 (7.80%) SC Cleared
5 12 (5.85%) APMG
6 9 (4.39%) ISTQB
7 5 (2.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (1.95%) BPSS Clearance
9 3 (1.46%) HNC
9 3 (1.46%) HND
10 1 (0.49%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.88%) QA
2 1 (0.49%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.49%) MISRA
2 1 (0.49%) MISRA C
System Software
1 8 (3.90%) Docker
2 3 (1.46%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.46%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (4.39%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.46%) CloudHub
3 1 (0.49%) Kibana
Vendors
1 40 (19.51%) Oracle
2 15 (7.32%) HP
3 12 (5.85%) Microsoft
3 12 (5.85%) SAP
4 11 (5.37%) IBM
5 8 (3.90%) Atlassian
6 6 (2.93%) Cloudera
7 5 (2.44%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.46%) ILOG
8 3 (1.46%) MicroStrategy
8 3 (1.46%) Teradata
9 1 (0.49%) Adobe
9 1 (0.49%) Apple
9 1 (0.49%) Apprenda
9 1 (0.49%) MuleSoft
9 1 (0.49%) Zend
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