The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire 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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 7 19 10
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -9
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 314 156 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 14.48% 8.26% 11.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.68% 11.69% 14.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 115 106
Average daily rate
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£375 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £265 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £440 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £386 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.61% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 3 5
Average hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £36.50 £29.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.20 £144.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.04% +5.00%
Agile Software Development
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1681 1335 1168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 77.54% 70.71% 75.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 977 777 693
Average daily rate £385 £370 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.05% +3.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £490 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 70 83
Average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Hampshire region.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Hampshire region.

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Agile Software Development
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
Southampton +7 126 £384 +18.07% 21
Basingstoke +7 45 £365 -5.80% 15
Winchester -3 11 £386 -9.11% 10
Portsmouth -1 8 £310 +106.66% 6
Farnborough -7 7 £350 -12.50% 6
Hook -4 6 £400 -2.43%
Havant - 6 £425 -
Eastleigh 0 3 - - 1
Fareham -7 3 £369 +47.50% 7
Aldershot +7 2 £325 -21.21% 2
Andover - - - - 1
Petersfield - - - -
Fordingbridge - - - -
Gosport - - - - 1
Romsey - - - - 2
Agile Software Development
South East

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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.

1 223 (39.68%) Scrum
2 175 (31.14%) Java
3 170 (30.25%) Linux
4 158 (28.11%) TDD
5 157 (27.94%) Jenkins
6 139 (24.73%) Web Services
7 134 (23.84%) Continuous Integration
8 116 (20.64%) JavaScript
9 112 (19.93%) HTML
9 112 (19.93%) Git (software)
10 101 (17.97%) CSS
11 100 (17.79%) SQL
12 93 (16.55%) Subversion
12 93 (16.55%) Cucumber
13 90 (16.01%) .NET
14 89 (15.84%) BDD
15 88 (15.66%) RESTful
16 86 (15.30%) Puppet
17 80 (14.23%) Selenium
18 73 (12.99%) C#
18 73 (12.99%) OO
19 72 (12.81%) Software Engineering
20 68 (12.10%) Maven
20 68 (12.10%) Configuration Management
21 66 (11.74%) Microsoft
22 64 (11.39%) JUnit
23 63 (11.21%) jQuery
24 62 (11.03%) UNIX
25 60 (10.68%) Finance
26 59 (10.50%) MVC

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 56 (9.96%) Apache
2 29 (5.16%) WebLogic
3 26 (4.63%) Node.js
4 24 (4.27%) CMS
5 19 (3.38%) Tomcat
6 17 (3.02%) SharePoint
7 16 (2.85%) IIS
7 16 (2.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 13 (2.31%) SharePoint 2010
9 10 (1.78%) Confluence
10 8 (1.42%) TeamSite
11 6 (1.07%) SharePoint 2013
12 5 (0.89%) JBoss
13 4 (0.71%) Umbraco
13 4 (0.71%) Oracle Service Bus
14 3 (0.53%) Apache Solr
14 3 (0.53%) Oracle Application Server
15 2 (0.36%) Sitecore CMS
16 1 (0.18%) LiveCycle
16 1 (0.18%) Immediacy CMS
Applications
1 31 (5.52%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.14%) MS Office
3 9 (1.60%) MS Project
4 5 (0.89%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.89%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.36%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.18%) Simulink
6 1 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 11 (1.96%) Magento
2 9 (1.60%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 42 (7.47%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (5.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (3.91%) Amazon EC2
4 17 (3.02%) Heroku
5 12 (2.14%) AWS CloudFormation
5 12 (2.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 7 (1.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 7 (1.25%) Amazon S3
7 6 (1.07%) SaaS
8 1 (0.18%) Office 365
8 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 45 (8.01%) Internet
2 19 (3.38%) SAN
2 19 (3.38%) HTTP
3 11 (1.96%) iSCSI
4 10 (1.78%) FCoE
4 10 (1.78%) Fibre Channel
5 9 (1.60%) TCP/IP
6 5 (0.89%) Network Security
7 4 (0.71%) Firewall
7 4 (0.71%) FTP
8 3 (0.53%) SMTP
8 3 (0.53%) Ethernet
8 3 (0.53%) S/MIME
8 3 (0.53%) ATM
8 3 (0.53%) NGN
8 3 (0.53%) Intranet
8 3 (0.53%) Extranet
9 2 (0.36%) RNC
9 2 (0.36%) Radio Access Network
9 2 (0.36%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (8.72%) SQL Server
2 43 (7.65%) PostgreSQL
3 24 (4.27%) SQL Server 2008
4 19 (3.38%) Oracle Database
5 17 (3.02%) MySQL
6 14 (2.49%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (2.49%) Relational Database
7 9 (1.60%) MongoDB
7 9 (1.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (1.60%) Oracle Database 11g
7 9 (1.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (1.42%) Oracle Database 10g
9 7 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (1.07%) NoSQL
11 5 (0.89%) Hazelcast
11 5 (0.89%) OLAP Cube
11 5 (0.89%) OLAP
12 4 (0.71%) Oracle OWB
12 4 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 4 (0.71%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 157 (27.94%) Jenkins
2 112 (19.93%) Git (software)
3 93 (16.55%) Subversion
3 93 (16.55%) Cucumber
4 80 (14.23%) Selenium
5 68 (12.10%) Maven
6 64 (11.39%) JUnit
7 51 (9.07%) JIRA
8 42 (7.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 36 (6.41%) Mockito
10 34 (6.05%) Team Foundation Server
11 29 (5.16%) Eclipse
12 22 (3.91%) Visual Studio
12 22 (3.91%) Ant
13 17 (3.02%) RSpec
13 17 (3.02%) SoapUI
14 14 (2.49%) Appium
15 13 (2.31%) SpecFlow
16 12 (2.14%) ClearCase
16 12 (2.14%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 60 (10.68%) Finance
2 14 (2.49%) Marketing
3 13 (2.31%) Retail
3 13 (2.31%) Telecoms
4 8 (1.42%) Publishing
5 7 (1.25%) Military
6 6 (1.07%) Aerospace
7 4 (0.71%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.53%) Automotive
8 3 (0.53%) Billing
9 2 (0.36%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.18%) Legal
Job Titles
1 245 (43.59%) Developer
2 85 (15.12%) Analyst
3 50 (8.90%) Java Developer
4 44 (7.83%) Test Analyst
5 39 (6.94%) Architect
6 33 (5.87%) Tester
6 33 (5.87%) Solutions Architect
7 27 (4.80%) Project Manager
7 27 (4.80%) Business Analyst
7 27 (4.80%) Software Engineer
8 26 (4.63%) .NET Developer
9 24 (4.27%) JavaScript Developer
10 23 (4.09%) iOS Developer
11 18 (3.20%) Lead Architect
12 17 (3.02%) C# Developer
13 16 (2.85%) Automation Test Analyst
13 16 (2.85%) PHP Developer
13 16 (2.85%) Automation Analyst
14 15 (2.67%) Automation Tester
15 14 (2.49%) Lead Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (24.73%) Web Services
2 112 (19.93%) HTML
3 101 (17.97%) CSS
4 90 (16.01%) .NET
5 88 (15.66%) RESTful
6 63 (11.21%) jQuery
7 59 (10.50%) JSON
8 55 (9.79%) HTML5
9 51 (9.07%) XML
10 50 (8.90%) Spring
11 44 (7.83%) SOAP
12 40 (7.12%) Ajax
13 39 (6.94%) ASP.NET
14 37 (6.58%) Hibernate
15 34 (6.05%) CSS3
16 33 (5.87%) REST
17 29 (5.16%) Java EE
18 25 (4.45%) ASP.NET MVC
18 25 (4.45%) AngularJS
19 24 (4.27%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 49 (8.72%) Open Source
2 27 (4.80%) Mobile App
3 25 (4.45%) User Experience
4 24 (4.27%) Analytical Skills
5 21 (3.74%) iPhone
6 13 (2.31%) Computer Science
7 10 (1.78%) iPad
7 10 (1.78%) Management Information System
8 8 (1.42%) Client/Server
8 8 (1.42%) Algorithms
9 6 (1.07%) W3C
9 6 (1.07%) Device Driver
10 5 (0.89%) GIS
10 5 (0.89%) Robotics
10 5 (0.89%) Data Structures
11 4 (0.71%) Wiki
12 3 (0.53%) Kindle
12 3 (0.53%) Inversion of Control
13 1 (0.18%) Digital Media
13 1 (0.18%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 170 (30.25%) Linux
2 62 (11.03%) UNIX
3 57 (10.14%) Windows
4 44 (7.83%) Apple iOS
5 37 (6.58%) Android
6 25 (4.45%) Mac OS X
7 21 (3.74%) Oracle Linux
8 10 (1.78%) CentOS
8 10 (1.78%) AIX
9 6 (1.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.18%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 223 (39.68%) Scrum
2 158 (28.11%) TDD
3 134 (23.84%) Continuous Integration
4 89 (15.84%) BDD
5 73 (12.99%) OO
6 72 (12.81%) Software Engineering
7 68 (12.10%) Configuration Management
8 59 (10.50%) MVC
9 57 (10.14%) Test Automation
10 56 (9.96%) SOA
11 49 (8.72%) Waterfall
12 47 (8.36%) Unit Testing
13 39 (6.94%) Web Development
14 37 (6.58%) Continuous Delivery
15 36 (6.41%) User Stories
15 36 (6.41%) Kanban
16 35 (6.23%) Automated Testing
17 33 (5.87%) Project Management
17 33 (5.87%) Change Control
18 29 (5.16%) UML
Programming Languages
1 175 (31.14%) Java
2 116 (20.64%) JavaScript
3 100 (17.79%) SQL
4 73 (12.99%) C#
5 53 (9.43%) Ruby
6 52 (9.25%) Python
7 40 (7.12%) PHP
7 40 (7.12%) C
8 37 (6.58%) Shell Script
9 33 (5.87%) PowerShell
10 30 (5.34%) Objective-C
11 26 (4.63%) C++
12 16 (2.85%) Perl
12 16 (2.85%) Golang
13 13 (2.31%) PL/SQL
14 8 (1.42%) Embedded C
14 8 (1.42%) PHP5
15 5 (0.89%) Bash Shell
15 5 (0.89%) VB
16 4 (0.71%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 49 (8.72%) Security Cleared
2 37 (6.58%) SC Cleared
3 23 (4.09%) ISEB
4 19 (3.38%) Degree
5 12 (2.14%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (1.60%) ISTQB
6 9 (1.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 6 (1.07%) DV Cleared
7 6 (1.07%) MCTS
7 6 (1.07%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 6 (1.07%) MCSA
8 4 (0.71%) ISEB Practitioner
9 3 (0.53%) IIBA
10 2 (0.36%) BC Cleared
10 2 (0.36%) PMP
10 2 (0.36%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.18%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.20%) QA
2 6 (1.07%) WCAG
3 5 (0.89%) SLA
4 3 (0.53%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.36%) HL7
6 1 (0.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (3.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (2.49%) Oracle RAC
3 12 (2.14%) VirtualBox
4 9 (1.60%) Docker
5 4 (0.71%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (0.71%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.71%) Active Directory
6 3 (0.53%) VMware ESX
6 3 (0.53%) vSphere
7 1 (0.18%) Varnish
7 1 (0.18%) NFS
7 1 (0.18%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 86 (15.30%) Puppet
2 47 (8.36%) Vagrant
3 7 (1.25%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.36%) Ansible
6 1 (0.18%) Linux-HA
6 1 (0.18%) OpenAM
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 66 (11.74%) Microsoft
2 57 (10.14%) Oracle
3 35 (6.23%) VMware
4 21 (3.74%) HP
5 15 (2.67%) Google
5 15 (2.67%) Ektron
6 13 (2.31%) IBM
6 13 (2.31%) Apple
7 10 (1.78%) Veritas
8 8 (1.42%) Red Hat
9 5 (0.89%) ESRI
9 5 (0.89%) WSO2
9 5 (0.89%) Telerik
10 4 (0.71%) Appcelerator
11 3 (0.53%) webMethods
11 3 (0.53%) Nintex
11 3 (0.53%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (0.36%) TIBCO
12 2 (0.36%) Software AG
12 2 (0.36%) Ericsson
Hampshire
Novate IT Ltd
Rate: £320 - £340 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Hampshire
Stott & May
Rate: From £360 to £390 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
LA International
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Novate IT Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £370.37 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton
Novate IT Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Market
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 10 days ago
Southampton
The People Network
Rate: £400 - £550 per day + Bonus, Pension, Medical, etc
Posted: 24 days ago
Hampshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £450 - £451 per day
Posted: 27 days ago