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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 4 6 27
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +21
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 93 83 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 20.26% 16.05% 4.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 25.83% 22.55% 6.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 66 5
Average daily rate £415 £405 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.46% -19.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £386
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £498 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £42.50 - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £36.40 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+23.62% +0.41%
Agile Software Development
South West

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
360 368 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 78.43% 71.18% 67.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 224 97
Average daily rate £415 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £306 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 23 17
Average hourly rate £39.27 £40.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.82% +196.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £27.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.20 £44.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 2016.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +1 25 £400 -11.11% 24
Gloucester +12 16 £420 +5.00% 12
Cirencester +3 5 £375 +7.14% 1
Agile Software Development
South West

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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.

1 121 (66.85%) Security Cleared
2 114 (62.98%) DV Cleared
3 100 (55.25%) Java
4 64 (35.36%) Scrum
5 60 (33.15%) JavaScript
6 41 (22.65%) Web Services
7 40 (22.10%) SQL
8 33 (18.23%) Finance
9 32 (17.68%) C
10 30 (16.57%) J2EE
11 28 (15.47%) TDD
12 27 (14.92%) Selenium
12 27 (14.92%) HTML
12 27 (14.92%) Unix
12 27 (14.92%) Linux
13 26 (14.36%) C++
13 26 (14.36%) XML
13 26 (14.36%) Jenkins
14 25 (13.81%) UML
14 25 (13.81%) Python
14 25 (13.81%) Hibernate
15 24 (13.26%) .NET
16 23 (12.71%) JBoss
16 23 (12.71%) JSF
17 22 (12.15%) Software Engineering
17 22 (12.15%) OO
17 22 (12.15%) C#
17 22 (12.15%) Perl
18 21 (11.60%) Maven
18 21 (11.60%) Java EE

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 23 (12.71%) JBoss
2 15 (8.29%) Elasticsearch
3 12 (6.63%) Apache
3 12 (6.63%) Tomcat
4 9 (4.97%) WebSphere
4 9 (4.97%) WebSphere Application Server
5 8 (4.42%) Confluence
6 2 (1.10%) Apache Pig
6 2 (1.10%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.55%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.55%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.55%) CMS
7 1 (0.55%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (0.55%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (2.21%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.66%) MS Project
3 2 (1.10%) CATIA
3 2 (1.10%) MS Office
3 2 (1.10%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.55%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.97%) LDAP
2 3 (1.66%) HTTP
3 2 (1.10%) Internet
4 1 (0.55%) AMQP
4 1 (0.55%) DHCP
4 1 (0.55%) DNS
4 1 (0.55%) SAN
4 1 (0.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (9.39%) Big Data
2 14 (7.73%) Relational Database
3 12 (6.63%) MySQL
4 11 (6.08%) Oracle Database
5 10 (5.52%) Oracle Database 11g
5 10 (5.52%) OrientDB
6 9 (4.97%) NoSQL
6 9 (4.97%) RDBMS
7 8 (4.42%) Apache Accumulo
8 6 (3.31%) SQL Server
9 4 (2.21%) Hadoop
10 2 (1.10%) MongoDB
10 2 (1.10%) Neo4j
11 1 (0.55%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.55%) HBase
11 1 (0.55%) OLTP
11 1 (0.55%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.55%) Sqoop
11 1 (0.55%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 27 (14.92%) Selenium
2 26 (14.36%) Jenkins
3 21 (11.60%) Maven
4 16 (8.84%) JUnit
5 15 (8.29%) Ant
5 15 (8.29%) Eclipse
5 15 (8.29%) Git (software)
6 12 (6.63%) Cucumber
7 11 (6.08%) JIRA
7 11 (6.08%) LoadRunner
8 10 (5.52%) ClearCase
8 10 (5.52%) Subversion
9 9 (4.97%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 8 (4.42%) Apache Ivy
11 6 (3.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 6 (3.31%) HP UFT
11 6 (3.31%) IntelliJ
11 6 (3.31%) Protractor
12 5 (2.76%) RSpec
13 4 (2.21%) Bitbucket
General
1 33 (18.23%) Finance
2 9 (4.97%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.87%) Manufacturing
3 7 (3.87%) Marketing
4 5 (2.76%) Retail
5 4 (2.21%) Electronics
6 1 (0.55%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 94 (51.93%) Developer
2 64 (35.36%) Java Developer
3 30 (16.57%) DV Cleared Java Developer
4 20 (11.05%) Analyst
5 16 (8.84%) Tester
6 13 (7.18%) Business Analyst
6 13 (7.18%) Project Manager
7 11 (6.08%) Scrum Master
7 11 (6.08%) Software Developer
8 9 (4.97%) Test Manager
9 8 (4.42%) C++ Developer
9 8 (4.42%) JavaScript Developer
10 7 (3.87%) Java Software Developer
10 7 (3.87%) Test Analyst
11 6 (3.31%) .NET Developer
11 6 (3.31%) C# Developer
11 6 (3.31%) Insurance Business Analyst
11 6 (3.31%) J2EE Developer
11 6 (3.31%) Technical Leader
11 6 (3.31%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (22.65%) Web Services
2 30 (16.57%) J2EE
3 27 (14.92%) HTML
4 26 (14.36%) XML
5 25 (13.81%) Hibernate
6 24 (13.26%) .NET
7 23 (12.71%) JSF
8 21 (11.60%) Java EE
9 19 (10.50%) CSS
10 17 (9.39%) Spring
11 13 (7.18%) jQuery
12 12 (6.63%) SOAP
13 10 (5.52%) JMS
13 10 (5.52%) XSLT
14 9 (4.97%) Ajax
14 9 (4.97%) Apache Camel
14 9 (4.97%) JSP
14 9 (4.97%) RichFaces
14 9 (4.97%) Struts
15 8 (4.42%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.97%) Client/Server
2 8 (4.42%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.21%) VHDL
3 4 (2.21%) Wiki
4 3 (1.66%) User Experience
5 2 (1.10%) Animation
5 2 (1.10%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (1.10%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.10%) Fat Client
5 2 (1.10%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.10%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.10%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.55%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.55%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.55%) Replication
6 1 (0.55%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 27 (14.92%) Linux
1 27 (14.92%) Unix
2 8 (4.42%) Windows
3 3 (1.66%) CentOS
4 1 (0.55%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (35.36%) Scrum
2 28 (15.47%) TDD
3 25 (13.81%) UML
4 22 (12.15%) OO
4 22 (12.15%) Software Engineering
5 19 (10.50%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (9.94%) Open Source
6 18 (9.94%) Test Automation
7 17 (9.39%) DevOps
8 16 (8.84%) BDD
8 16 (8.84%) System Testing
9 14 (7.73%) Unit Testing
10 13 (7.18%) ITIL
10 13 (7.18%) Project Management
11 11 (6.08%) SDLC
12 10 (5.52%) Business Analysis
12 10 (5.52%) PRINCE2
12 10 (5.52%) SOA
13 9 (4.97%) Integration Testing
13 9 (4.97%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 100 (55.25%) Java
2 60 (33.15%) JavaScript
3 40 (22.10%) SQL
4 32 (17.68%) C
5 26 (14.36%) C++
6 25 (13.81%) Python
7 22 (12.15%) C#
7 22 (12.15%) Perl
8 18 (9.94%) Ruby
9 14 (7.73%) PL/SQL
10 12 (6.63%) Bash Shell
11 11 (6.08%) Scala
12 10 (5.52%) PHP
13 9 (4.97%) Lua
14 5 (2.76%) Shell Script
14 5 (2.76%) VB
15 2 (1.10%) T-SQL
15 2 (1.10%) VB.NET
15 2 (1.10%) XPath
16 1 (0.55%) Ada
Qualifications
1 121 (66.85%) Security Cleared
2 114 (62.98%) DV Cleared
3 16 (8.84%) ISEB
4 7 (3.87%) SC Cleared
4 7 (3.87%) Sun Certification
5 5 (2.76%) Degree
6 4 (2.21%) ISTQB
6 4 (2.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (1.10%) APMG
7 2 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.55%) CBAP
8 1 (0.55%) MCPD
8 1 (0.55%) MCSE
8 1 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.21%) QA
2 1 (0.55%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (1.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.55%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.55%) HDFS
2 1 (0.55%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.55%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (2.76%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (2.76%) Puppet
2 1 (0.55%) CloudHub
2 1 (0.55%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.55%) Kibana
2 1 (0.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.55%) Oracle Flashback
2 1 (0.55%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 20 (11.05%) Oracle
2 16 (8.84%) IBM
3 8 (4.42%) HP
3 8 (4.42%) Microsoft
4 7 (3.87%) Sun
5 4 (2.21%) SAP
6 3 (1.66%) Atlassian
6 3 (1.66%) Red Hat
6 3 (1.66%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (1.66%) VMware
7 2 (1.10%) Casewise
7 2 (1.10%) MuleSoft
7 2 (1.10%) Rally
7 2 (1.10%) Telerik
8 1 (0.55%) Citrix
8 1 (0.55%) EMC
8 1 (0.55%) ExactTarget
8 1 (0.55%) Google
8 1 (0.55%) webMethods
8 1 (0.55%) Zend
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