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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 4 20 18
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -2
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 97 28 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 22.00% 6.98% 5.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 30.12% 11.62% 8.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 15 13
Average daily rate
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£450 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £275 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £440 £387
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.01 £35.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+9.88% -5.33%
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
322 241 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 73.02% 60.10% 66.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 135 100
Average daily rate £410 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.80% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 37 18
Average hourly rate £27.50 £37.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% +29.31%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.99 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+3.48% -4.95%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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
Cheltenham +14 39 £478 +9.25% 12
Gloucester +10 9 £425 +15.25% 6
Berkeley - 1 £445 -
Agile Software Development
South West

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

1 101 (50.50%) Security Cleared
2 94 (47.00%) DV Cleared
3 93 (46.50%) Java
4 68 (34.00%) Scrum
5 57 (28.50%) Python
6 54 (27.00%) J2EE
7 51 (25.50%) JavaScript
8 49 (24.50%) Web Services
9 37 (18.50%) OO
10 36 (18.00%) SQL
11 33 (16.50%) HTML
12 32 (16.00%) Perl
13 30 (15.00%) Subversion
13 30 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
14 29 (14.50%) Oracle
15 28 (14.00%) .NET
15 28 (14.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 28 (14.00%) ClearCase
16 27 (13.50%) C#
17 26 (13.00%) Ruby
18 25 (12.50%) Bash Shell
19 24 (12.00%) C
19 24 (12.00%) ASP.NET
19 24 (12.00%) CSS
19 24 (12.00%) MVC
20 23 (11.50%) UNIX
21 22 (11.00%) C++
21 22 (11.00%) PHP
21 22 (11.00%) Stakeholder Management
21 22 (11.00%) Release Management

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 16 (8.00%) JBoss
2 4 (2.00%) Drupal
3 3 (1.50%) Apache Solr
3 3 (1.50%) Apache
4 2 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.50%) Liferay
5 1 (0.50%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.50%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.50%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (4.00%) MS Project
2 7 (3.50%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (4.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.00%) GitHub
3 1 (0.50%) Sage Pay
3 1 (0.50%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.00%) TCP/IP
2 11 (5.50%) SDH
2 11 (5.50%) Wireshark
3 10 (5.00%) 3G
3 10 (5.00%) 2G
3 10 (5.00%) 2.5G
4 9 (4.50%) 4G
5 1 (0.50%) Modbus
5 1 (0.50%) ZigBee
5 1 (0.50%) Wireless
5 1 (0.50%) WAN
5 1 (0.50%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (10.50%) MySQL
2 20 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 13 (6.50%) MongoDB
4 11 (5.50%) Couchbase
4 11 (5.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 10 (5.00%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.50%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.50%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.50%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 30 (15.00%) Subversion
2 28 (14.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 28 (14.00%) ClearCase
3 18 (9.00%) Ant
3 18 (9.00%) Maven
3 18 (9.00%) Apache Ivy
4 17 (8.50%) NUnit
4 17 (8.50%) MSTest
4 17 (8.50%) Git (software)
5 15 (7.50%) SoapUI
6 13 (6.50%) Selenium
6 13 (6.50%) JIRA
7 7 (3.50%) SpecFlow
8 6 (3.00%) Oracle APEX
8 6 (3.00%) JUnit
9 4 (2.00%) LoadRunner
10 3 (1.50%) JMeter
10 3 (1.50%) Rational Functional Tester
11 2 (1.00%) JBehave
11 2 (1.00%) Eclipse
General
1 21 (10.50%) Finance
2 12 (6.00%) Telecoms
3 11 (5.50%) Retail
4 10 (5.00%) Manufacturing
5 9 (4.50%) Games
5 9 (4.50%) Electronics
5 9 (4.50%) Marketing
6 1 (0.50%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 122 (61.00%) Developer
2 61 (30.50%) Java Developer
3 21 (10.50%) Architect
4 20 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 16 (8.00%) Project Manager
6 15 (7.50%) C++ Developer
7 12 (6.00%) Tester
8 11 (5.50%) Senior Developer
8 11 (5.50%) Senior Java Developer
9 10 (5.00%) Analyst
10 8 (4.00%) Data Architect
10 8 (4.00%) Python Developer
10 8 (4.00%) Functional Tester
11 7 (3.50%) C# Developer
12 6 (3.00%) Test Analyst
12 6 (3.00%) Agile .NET Developer
12 6 (3.00%) Service Architect
13 5 (2.50%) C# .NET Developer
13 5 (2.50%) Front-End Developer
13 5 (2.50%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (27.00%) J2EE
2 49 (24.50%) Web Services
3 33 (16.50%) HTML
4 28 (14.00%) .NET
5 24 (12.00%) ASP.NET
5 24 (12.00%) CSS
6 21 (10.50%) Hibernate
7 20 (10.00%) XML
8 18 (9.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 17 (8.50%) JSF
9 17 (8.50%) JPA
10 15 (7.50%) EJB 3.0
10 15 (7.50%) EJB
10 15 (7.50%) JAXB
11 14 (7.00%) .NET Framework
11 14 (7.00%) Castle Windsor
12 13 (6.50%) REST
13 12 (6.00%) ASP.NET Web API
14 11 (5.50%) HTML5
14 11 (5.50%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.00%) Client/Server
1 10 (5.00%) Mobile App
2 9 (4.50%) DTV
3 8 (4.00%) User Experience
4 2 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.00%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.00%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.50%) NHS
5 1 (0.50%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.50%) Device Driver
5 1 (0.50%) VHDL
5 1 (0.50%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.50%) Ergonomics
5 1 (0.50%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.50%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 23 (11.50%) UNIX
2 17 (8.50%) Linux
3 6 (3.00%) Windows
4 2 (1.00%) Android
4 2 (1.00%) Windows Phone 7
4 2 (1.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.00%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (34.00%) Scrum
2 37 (18.50%) OO
3 30 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
4 24 (12.00%) MVC
5 22 (11.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 22 (11.00%) Release Management
6 20 (10.00%) TDD
7 18 (9.00%) E-Commerce
8 16 (8.00%) Project Management
9 15 (7.50%) OOD
10 14 (7.00%) SOA
10 14 (7.00%) BDD
11 13 (6.50%) Functional Testing
11 13 (6.50%) DevOps
12 12 (6.00%) Responsive Web Design
12 12 (6.00%) Programme Management
13 11 (5.50%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (5.50%) CQRS
13 11 (5.50%) Progressive Enhancement
13 11 (5.50%) Mobile First
Programming Languages
1 93 (46.50%) Java
2 57 (28.50%) Python
3 51 (25.50%) JavaScript
4 36 (18.00%) SQL
5 32 (16.00%) Perl
6 27 (13.50%) C#
7 26 (13.00%) Ruby
8 25 (12.50%) Bash Shell
9 24 (12.00%) C
10 22 (11.00%) C++
10 22 (11.00%) PHP
11 17 (8.50%) Lua
12 3 (1.50%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.50%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.00%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.00%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.50%) Scala
14 1 (0.50%) Embedded C
14 1 (0.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 101 (50.50%) Security Cleared
2 94 (47.00%) DV Cleared
3 14 (7.00%) Sun Certification
4 10 (5.00%) OCPJP
5 7 (3.50%) ISEB
6 6 (3.00%) SC Cleared
7 4 (2.00%) ISTQB
8 3 (1.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (1.00%) Degree
9 2 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (1.00%) PMP
9 2 (1.00%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.50%) HL7
System Software
1 3 (1.50%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 18 (9.00%) Puppet
2 2 (1.00%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 29 (14.50%) Oracle
2 14 (7.00%) Sun
3 9 (4.50%) SAP
4 3 (1.50%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.00%) IBM
6 1 (0.50%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.50%) Citrix
6 1 (0.50%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.50%) Google
6 1 (0.50%) Nintex
6 1 (0.50%) PayPal
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