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 August 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 5 15 16
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +1
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 95 36 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 19.47% 7.76% 6.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 26.99% 12.46% 10.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 19 13
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£425 £405 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +11.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £315 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £502 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 0
Average hourly rate £53.27 £42.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.32% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +1.42%
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
352 289 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 72.13% 62.28% 61.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 147 90
Average daily rate £400 £393 £371
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.97% +5.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £288 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £510 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 27 13
Average hourly rate £27.50 £34.50 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.28% +58.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £25.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+22.00% -19.35%

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 August 2015.

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 August 2015. 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
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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 +11 30 £444 +4.41% 5
Gloucester +9 13 £438 +32.07% 7
Berkeley - 1 £445 -
Cirencester - 1 - - 3
Agile Software Development
South West

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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 (58.45%) Security Cleared
2 113 (54.59%) DV Cleared
3 107 (51.69%) Java
4 64 (30.92%) Python
5 62 (29.95%) Scrum
6 56 (27.05%) JavaScript
7 47 (22.71%) J2EE
8 46 (22.22%) Web Services
9 39 (18.84%) SQL
10 37 (17.87%) Perl
11 36 (17.39%) HTML
12 34 (16.43%) C#
13 33 (15.94%) OO
14 32 (15.46%) C++
15 29 (14.01%) .NET
15 29 (14.01%) Oracle
15 29 (14.01%) Continuous Integration
16 28 (13.53%) Subversion
16 28 (13.53%) C
17 27 (13.04%) UNIX
17 27 (13.04%) ClearCase
17 27 (13.04%) TDD
17 27 (13.04%) Ruby
18 26 (12.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
18 26 (12.56%) MVC
18 26 (12.56%) Bash Shell
19 23 (11.11%) Finance
20 22 (10.63%) ASP.NET
20 22 (10.63%) CSS
20 22 (10.63%) XML

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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 15 (7.25%) JBoss
2 3 (1.45%) Tomcat
2 3 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.48%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.48%) IIS
3 1 (0.48%) MQSeries
3 1 (0.48%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.48%) CMS
3 1 (0.48%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (0.48%) Liferay
3 1 (0.48%) Node.js
3 1 (0.48%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 7 (3.38%) MS Project
2 6 (2.90%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.97%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (4.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.80%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.97%) GitHub
3 1 (0.48%) Sage Pay
3 1 (0.48%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.31%) SDH
1 11 (5.31%) TCP/IP
1 11 (5.31%) Wireshark
2 10 (4.83%) 3G
2 10 (4.83%) 2G
2 10 (4.83%) 2.5G
3 9 (4.35%) 4G
4 1 (0.48%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.48%) WAN
4 1 (0.48%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (10.63%) SQL Server
2 14 (6.76%) MySQL
3 13 (6.28%) MongoDB
4 10 (4.83%) Oracle Database
5 9 (4.35%) Couchbase
5 9 (4.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 4 (1.93%) Hadoop
7 3 (1.45%) Big Data
8 2 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.97%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.97%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.97%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.48%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.48%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 28 (13.53%) Subversion
2 27 (13.04%) ClearCase
3 26 (12.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 20 (9.66%) Git (software)
5 18 (8.70%) Selenium
5 18 (8.70%) Maven
5 18 (8.70%) Ant
5 18 (8.70%) Apache Ivy
6 15 (7.25%) MSTest
6 15 (7.25%) NUnit
7 13 (6.28%) JIRA
8 11 (5.31%) LoadRunner
8 11 (5.31%) SoapUI
8 11 (5.31%) Jenkins
9 8 (3.86%) SpecFlow
9 8 (3.86%) JMeter
9 8 (3.86%) JBehave
10 7 (3.38%) Cucumber
11 6 (2.90%) Oracle APEX
12 5 (2.42%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 23 (11.11%) Finance
2 13 (6.28%) Telecoms
3 10 (4.83%) Electronics
3 10 (4.83%) Manufacturing
3 10 (4.83%) Marketing
4 9 (4.35%) Retail
5 8 (3.86%) Games
6 1 (0.48%) Military
6 1 (0.48%) Banking
6 1 (0.48%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 121 (58.45%) Developer
2 66 (31.88%) Java Developer
3 21 (10.14%) .NET Developer
3 21 (10.14%) Architect
4 16 (7.73%) Tester
5 15 (7.25%) Analyst
6 14 (6.76%) C++ Developer
7 13 (6.28%) Project Manager
8 12 (5.80%) Senior Developer
8 12 (5.80%) Senior Java Developer
9 9 (4.35%) Python Developer
9 9 (4.35%) Test Analyst
10 8 (3.86%) Data Architect
10 8 (3.86%) Functional Tester
11 7 (3.38%) Test Manager
11 7 (3.38%) C# Developer
12 6 (2.90%) ScrumMaster
12 6 (2.90%) Service Architect
13 5 (2.42%) C# .NET Developer
14 4 (1.93%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (22.71%) J2EE
2 46 (22.22%) Web Services
3 36 (17.39%) HTML
4 29 (14.01%) .NET
5 22 (10.63%) ASP.NET
5 22 (10.63%) XML
5 22 (10.63%) CSS
6 17 (8.21%) Hibernate
7 16 (7.73%) .NET Framework
7 16 (7.73%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (5.80%) Castle Windsor
8 12 (5.80%) REST
8 12 (5.80%) JSF
9 11 (5.31%) jQuery
9 11 (5.31%) JPA
9 11 (5.31%) EJB 3.0
9 11 (5.31%) STL
9 11 (5.31%) JAXB
9 11 (5.31%) EJB
10 10 (4.83%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.31%) Mobile App
2 10 (4.83%) Client/Server
2 10 (4.83%) DTV
3 9 (4.35%) Mathematics
4 6 (2.90%) User Experience
5 4 (1.93%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (0.97%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.48%) Ergonomics
8 1 (0.48%) VHDL
8 1 (0.48%) PKI
8 1 (0.48%) NHS
8 1 (0.48%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 27 (13.04%) UNIX
2 18 (8.70%) Linux
3 2 (0.97%) Windows
4 1 (0.48%) Android
4 1 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.48%) webOS
4 1 (0.48%) Windows Phone 7
4 1 (0.48%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.48%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (29.95%) Scrum
2 33 (15.94%) OO
3 29 (14.01%) Continuous Integration
4 27 (13.04%) TDD
5 26 (12.56%) MVC
6 21 (10.14%) Release Management
7 18 (8.70%) Project Management
8 17 (8.21%) Stakeholder Management
9 16 (7.73%) DevOps
10 14 (6.76%) OOD
10 14 (6.76%) Functional Testing
11 13 (6.28%) BDD
11 13 (6.28%) Business Intelligence
11 13 (6.28%) E-Commerce
11 13 (6.28%) Programme Management
11 13 (6.28%) Software Engineering
12 12 (5.80%) SOA
12 12 (5.80%) Test Automation
13 10 (4.83%) Digital Marketing
13 10 (4.83%) Progressive Enhancement
Programming Languages
1 107 (51.69%) Java
2 64 (30.92%) Python
3 56 (27.05%) JavaScript
4 39 (18.84%) SQL
5 37 (17.87%) Perl
6 34 (16.43%) C#
7 32 (15.46%) C++
8 28 (13.53%) C
9 27 (13.04%) Ruby
10 26 (12.56%) Bash Shell
11 17 (8.21%) Lua
11 17 (8.21%) PHP
12 5 (2.42%) PL/SQL
13 4 (1.93%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.97%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.97%) TypeScript
14 2 (0.97%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.48%) Scala
Qualifications
1 121 (58.45%) Security Cleared
2 113 (54.59%) DV Cleared
3 15 (7.25%) Sun Certification
4 12 (5.80%) ISEB
5 10 (4.83%) Degree
5 10 (4.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 8 (3.86%) OCPJP
7 7 (3.38%) SC Cleared
8 5 (2.42%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.97%) PMP
9 2 (0.97%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.48%) WCAG
1 1 (0.48%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.48%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 19 (9.18%) Puppet
2 3 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.97%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 29 (14.01%) Oracle
2 15 (7.25%) Sun
3 10 (4.83%) SAP
4 3 (1.45%) Microsoft
4 3 (1.45%) Red Hat
5 2 (0.97%) IBM
6 1 (0.48%) Citrix
6 1 (0.48%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.48%) VMware
6 1 (0.48%) Google
6 1 (0.48%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.48%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.48%) Nintex
6 1 (0.48%) PayPal
Gloucestershire
LA International
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £300 - £550 per day
Posted: 13 days ago