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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 7 11 9
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 81 47 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 16.30% 9.92% 9.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 22.19% 15.99% 15.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 21 14
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£431 £405 £362
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.48% +12.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £330 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £510 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
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 £38.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
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
365 294 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 73.44% 62.03% 63.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 145 73
Average daily rate £400 £400 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £510 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 20 21
Average hourly rate £27.50 £40.00 £16.19
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.25% +147.10%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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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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
Gloucester +8 16 £438 +25.00% 4
Cheltenham +4 15 £400 -6.00% 14
Cirencester +8 1 - - 5
Agile Software Development
South West

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 122 (63.21%) Security Cleared
2 113 (58.55%) DV Cleared
3 99 (51.30%) Java
4 59 (30.57%) Python
5 47 (24.35%) JavaScript
6 45 (23.32%) Scrum
7 36 (18.65%) Perl
8 32 (16.58%) J2EE
8 32 (16.58%) Web Services
9 31 (16.06%) C++
10 29 (15.03%) SQL
11 28 (14.51%) C
11 28 (14.51%) C#
11 28 (14.51%) UNIX
11 28 (14.51%) OO
11 28 (14.51%) Continuous Integration
12 27 (13.99%) Subversion
13 26 (13.47%) ClearCase
13 26 (13.47%) HTML
14 25 (12.95%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 25 (12.95%) Finance
15 23 (11.92%) Oracle
16 22 (11.40%) Bash Shell
17 21 (10.88%) Release Management
17 21 (10.88%) TDD
17 21 (10.88%) Ruby
18 20 (10.36%) .NET
19 19 (9.84%) Ant
19 19 (9.84%) Maven
19 19 (9.84%) Selenium

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 10 (5.18%) JBoss
2 3 (1.55%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.52%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.52%) CMS
3 1 (0.52%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (0.52%) Node.js
3 1 (0.52%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.52%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.52%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.52%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (3.63%) MS Project
2 6 (3.11%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.04%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (5.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.18%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.52%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.52%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.66%) TCP/IP
2 8 (4.15%) SDH
2 8 (4.15%) Wireshark
3 7 (3.63%) 3G
3 7 (3.63%) 2G
3 7 (3.63%) 2.5G
4 6 (3.11%) 4G
5 1 (0.52%) WAN
5 1 (0.52%) HTTP
5 1 (0.52%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.70%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.18%) Oracle Database
2 10 (5.18%) MySQL
3 4 (2.07%) Hadoop
3 4 (2.07%) MongoDB
3 4 (2.07%) Big Data
4 2 (1.04%) Couchbase
4 2 (1.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.52%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.52%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.52%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 27 (13.99%) Subversion
2 26 (13.47%) ClearCase
3 25 (12.95%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 19 (9.84%) Apache Ivy
4 19 (9.84%) Ant
4 19 (9.84%) Maven
4 19 (9.84%) Selenium
5 16 (8.29%) Git (software)
6 13 (6.74%) LoadRunner
6 13 (6.74%) Jenkins
7 10 (5.18%) JMeter
7 10 (5.18%) JBehave
8 8 (4.15%) JIRA
8 8 (4.15%) SpecFlow
8 8 (4.15%) Cucumber
9 6 (3.11%) SoapUI
9 6 (3.11%) Oracle APEX
9 6 (3.11%) MSTest
9 6 (3.11%) NUnit
10 5 (2.59%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 25 (12.95%) Finance
2 12 (6.22%) Telecoms
3 10 (5.18%) Electronics
3 10 (5.18%) Manufacturing
3 10 (5.18%) Marketing
4 9 (4.66%) Retail
5 6 (3.11%) Games
6 1 (0.52%) Military
6 1 (0.52%) Legal
Job Titles
1 107 (55.44%) Developer
2 61 (31.61%) Java Developer
3 20 (10.36%) Architect
4 18 (9.33%) Tester
5 15 (7.77%) Analyst
6 13 (6.74%) Project Manager
6 13 (6.74%) .NET Developer
6 13 (6.74%) C++ Developer
7 10 (5.18%) Test Manager
7 10 (5.18%) Senior Developer
7 10 (5.18%) Senior Java Developer
7 10 (5.18%) Python Developer
8 9 (4.66%) Test Analyst
9 8 (4.15%) Data Architect
10 6 (3.11%) Functional Tester
10 6 (3.11%) Software Manager
10 6 (3.11%) Service Architect
11 5 (2.59%) Software Tester
11 5 (2.59%) C# Developer
11 5 (2.59%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (16.58%) J2EE
1 32 (16.58%) Web Services
2 26 (13.47%) HTML
3 20 (10.36%) .NET
4 17 (8.81%) XML
5 13 (6.74%) ASP.NET
6 12 (6.22%) Hibernate
7 11 (5.70%) CSS
8 9 (4.66%) .NET Framework
8 9 (4.66%) jQuery
9 8 (4.15%) STL
9 8 (4.15%) Middleware
9 8 (4.15%) Django
10 7 (3.63%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (3.63%) HTML5
10 7 (3.63%) JSF
11 6 (3.11%) JPA
11 6 (3.11%) EJB 3.0
11 6 (3.11%) JAXB
11 6 (3.11%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.70%) Mathematics
2 10 (5.18%) DTV
2 10 (5.18%) Mobile App
3 7 (3.63%) User Experience
3 7 (3.63%) Client/Server
4 4 (2.07%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.04%) Animation
6 2 (1.04%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.52%) Ergonomics
7 1 (0.52%) NHS
7 1 (0.52%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.52%) VHDL
7 1 (0.52%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 28 (14.51%) UNIX
2 17 (8.81%) Linux
3 2 (1.04%) Windows
4 1 (0.52%) Android
4 1 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.52%) webOS
4 1 (0.52%) Windows Phone 7
4 1 (0.52%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.52%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (23.32%) Scrum
2 28 (14.51%) OO
2 28 (14.51%) Continuous Integration
3 21 (10.88%) Release Management
3 21 (10.88%) TDD
4 19 (9.84%) DevOps
5 18 (9.33%) Project Management
5 18 (9.33%) MVC
6 14 (7.25%) Test Automation
7 13 (6.74%) Business Intelligence
7 13 (6.74%) Programme Management
8 12 (6.22%) Software Engineering
8 12 (6.22%) E-Commerce
8 12 (6.22%) Functional Testing
8 12 (6.22%) Test Planning
9 11 (5.70%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (5.18%) OOD
10 10 (5.18%) Digital Marketing
11 9 (4.66%) Unit Testing
12 8 (4.15%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 99 (51.30%) Java
2 59 (30.57%) Python
3 47 (24.35%) JavaScript
4 36 (18.65%) Perl
5 31 (16.06%) C++
6 29 (15.03%) SQL
7 28 (14.51%) C
7 28 (14.51%) C#
8 22 (11.40%) Bash Shell
9 21 (10.88%) Ruby
10 18 (9.33%) Lua
10 18 (9.33%) PHP
11 5 (2.59%) PL/SQL
12 4 (2.07%) VB.NET
13 2 (1.04%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.52%) Scala
Qualifications
1 122 (63.21%) Security Cleared
2 113 (58.55%) DV Cleared
3 15 (7.77%) ISEB
3 15 (7.77%) Sun Certification
4 12 (6.22%) Degree
4 12 (6.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 7 (3.63%) SC Cleared
6 6 (3.11%) OCPJP
7 5 (2.59%) ISTQB
8 2 (1.04%) PMP
8 2 (1.04%) PMI Certification
8 2 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.52%) WCAG
1 1 (0.52%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.52%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (5.18%) Puppet
2 3 (1.55%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 23 (11.92%) Oracle
2 15 (7.77%) Sun
3 10 (5.18%) SAP
4 3 (1.55%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.04%) IBM
5 2 (1.04%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.52%) VMware
6 1 (0.52%) Google
6 1 (0.52%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.52%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.52%) Nintex
6 1 (0.52%) PayPal
6 1 (0.52%) Citrix
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