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 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 13 11 19
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +8
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 47 23 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 9.89% 9.06% 5.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.77% 14.94% 8.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 15 5
Average daily rate
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£450 £361 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.82% -9.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £377 £235 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £380 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £354 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +1.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £41.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-12.12% +10.00%
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
298 154 284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 62.74% 60.63% 71.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 80 127
Average daily rate £400 £361 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.95% -3.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £213 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £367 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +1.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 23 31
Average hourly rate £40.00 £15.25 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+162.29% -47.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £12.75 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £35.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

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 23 September 2014.

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 23 September 2014. 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 -8 14 £450 +26.31% 18
Gloucester - 4 £350 - 11
Cirencester -1 1 £475 - 2
Berkeley - 1 £650 -
Tetbury - - - -
Agile Software Development
South West

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 43 (58.11%) Security Cleared
2 40 (54.05%) Java
3 36 (48.65%) DV Cleared
4 32 (43.24%) OO
5 23 (31.08%) Scrum
6 22 (29.73%) JavaScript
6 22 (29.73%) C++
6 22 (29.73%) Subversion
7 21 (28.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 21 (28.38%) Python
7 21 (28.38%) ClearCase
8 20 (27.03%) Oracle
9 19 (25.68%) SQL
9 19 (25.68%) Release Management
9 19 (25.68%) Continuous Integration
10 18 (24.32%) Maven
10 18 (24.32%) C
11 17 (22.97%) Perl
12 15 (20.27%) Linux
12 15 (20.27%) Software Engineering
13 14 (18.92%) UML
13 14 (18.92%) Web Services
13 14 (18.92%) Hibernate
14 13 (17.57%) XML
14 13 (17.57%) Ant
14 13 (17.57%) J2EE
14 13 (17.57%) Apache Ivy
15 12 (16.22%) PHP
15 12 (16.22%) UNIX
15 12 (16.22%) JBoss

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 4 (5.41%) Tomcat
2 3 (4.05%) WebSphere
2 3 (4.05%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (2.70%) Drupal
3 2 (2.70%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.35%) WebSphere Process Server
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (1.35%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.35%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.35%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.35%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.35%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (4.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.05%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.05%) AMQP
2 2 (2.70%) HTTP
2 2 (2.70%) SSL
2 2 (2.70%) Internet
3 1 (1.35%) 3G
3 1 (1.35%) LTE
3 1 (1.35%) LDAP
3 1 (1.35%) GSM
3 1 (1.35%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.86%) Relational Database
2 8 (10.81%) Oracle Database
3 7 (9.46%) SQL Server
4 6 (8.11%) RDBMS
5 5 (6.76%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (5.41%) Hadoop
6 4 (5.41%) Big Data
7 3 (4.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (4.05%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (2.70%) NoSQL
8 2 (2.70%) Neo4j
8 2 (2.70%) OrientDB
9 1 (1.35%) TKPROF
9 1 (1.35%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.35%) MySQL
9 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (1.35%) ProClarity
Development Applications
1 22 (29.73%) Subversion
2 21 (28.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 21 (28.38%) ClearCase
3 18 (24.32%) Maven
4 13 (17.57%) Ant
4 13 (17.57%) Apache Ivy
5 10 (13.51%) Git (software)
6 7 (9.46%) SoapUI
7 6 (8.11%) JUnit
8 4 (5.41%) Visual Studio
8 4 (5.41%) Gerrit
9 3 (4.05%) Selenium
10 2 (2.70%) Metasploit
10 2 (2.70%) JIRA
10 2 (2.70%) Eclipse
10 2 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (1.35%) Mercurial
11 1 (1.35%) Rational DOORS
11 1 (1.35%) Jenkins
11 1 (1.35%) Selenium IDE
General
1 11 (14.86%) Finance
2 5 (6.76%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.05%) Electronics
3 3 (4.05%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.05%) Marketing
4 1 (1.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 46 (62.16%) Developer
2 27 (36.49%) Java Developer
3 15 (20.27%) C++ Developer
4 9 (12.16%) Analyst
5 6 (8.11%) Software Engineer
5 6 (8.11%) Business Analyst
5 6 (8.11%) C++/Java Developer
6 4 (5.41%) Senior Developer
6 4 (5.41%) Project Manager
6 4 (5.41%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (4.05%) Test Engineer
7 3 (4.05%) Test Analyst
8 2 (2.70%) Business Systems Analyst
8 2 (2.70%) Systems Analyst
8 2 (2.70%) Test Manager
8 2 (2.70%) Tester
8 2 (2.70%) Software Developer
8 2 (2.70%) Architect
8 2 (2.70%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (2.70%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (18.92%) Web Services
1 14 (18.92%) Hibernate
2 13 (17.57%) XML
2 13 (17.57%) J2EE
3 11 (14.86%) jQuery
3 11 (14.86%) JPA
4 10 (13.51%) EJB 3.0
4 10 (13.51%) .NET
4 10 (13.51%) EJB
5 8 (10.81%) Spring
6 7 (9.46%) SOAP
7 6 (8.11%) JSF
7 6 (8.11%) JMS
7 6 (8.11%) JAXB
7 6 (8.11%) JAX-RS
7 6 (8.11%) PrimeFaces
8 5 (6.76%) Struts
8 5 (6.76%) HTML
9 4 (5.41%) CSS
9 4 (5.41%) HornetQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.76%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (5.41%) User Experience
2 4 (5.41%) Clustering
3 3 (4.05%) DTV
4 2 (2.70%) Open Source
5 1 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.35%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.35%) Replication
5 1 (1.35%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.35%) W3C
5 1 (1.35%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.35%) Wiki
5 1 (1.35%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 15 (20.27%) Linux
2 12 (16.22%) UNIX
3 4 (5.41%) Windows
4 1 (1.35%) Solaris
4 1 (1.35%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (43.24%) OO
2 23 (31.08%) Scrum
3 19 (25.68%) Release Management
3 19 (25.68%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (20.27%) Software Engineering
5 14 (18.92%) UML
6 7 (9.46%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (9.46%) Software Testing
6 7 (9.46%) Unit Testing
7 6 (8.11%) Requirements Analysis
7 6 (8.11%) Workflow
8 5 (6.76%) Test Scripting
9 4 (5.41%) Business Analysis
9 4 (5.41%) Data Analysis
9 4 (5.41%) OOA/OOD
9 4 (5.41%) ITIL
9 4 (5.41%) Kanban
9 4 (5.41%) Test Automation
9 4 (5.41%) BDD
10 3 (4.05%) Inmon Methodology
Programming Languages
1 40 (54.05%) Java
2 22 (29.73%) JavaScript
2 22 (29.73%) C++
3 21 (28.38%) Python
4 19 (25.68%) SQL
5 18 (24.32%) C
6 17 (22.97%) Perl
7 12 (16.22%) PHP
8 10 (13.51%) C#
8 10 (13.51%) Lua
9 8 (10.81%) Ruby
10 7 (9.46%) Bash Shell
11 5 (6.76%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.35%) Delphi
12 1 (1.35%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.35%) XPath
12 1 (1.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 43 (58.11%) Security Cleared
2 36 (48.65%) DV Cleared
3 6 (8.11%) Sun Certification
4 5 (6.76%) SC Cleared
5 4 (5.41%) Degree
6 3 (4.05%) BC Cleared
7 2 (2.70%) ISTQB
7 2 (2.70%) ISEB
8 1 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (1.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.41%) QA
2 1 (1.35%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (2.70%) Shibboleth
2 1 (1.35%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.35%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.35%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (1.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (1.35%) Data Guard
1 1 (1.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (27.03%) Oracle
2 12 (16.22%) JBoss
3 6 (8.11%) Sun
4 4 (5.41%) SAP
5 3 (4.05%) IBM
5 3 (4.05%) Business Objects
6 2 (2.70%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.35%) Software AG
7 1 (1.35%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.35%) Zend
7 1 (1.35%) Rackspace
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