The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 6 6 16
Rank change year-on-year
0 +10
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 72 40 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 17.73% 16.33% 8.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 24.49% 22.10% 12.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 21 14
Median daily rate £440 £338 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.37% -6.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £300 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £680 £565 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.84% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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 Kent region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
294 181 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 72.41% 73.88% 71.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 94 102
Median daily rate £390 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.55% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £525 £546
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 4
Median hourly rate £170.00 £11.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1378.26% -34.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent region citing Agile Software Development as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Kent region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Agile Software Development
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the Kent region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells -2 14 £255 -25.00% 3
West Malling - 11 £375 - 2
Tonbridge -3 6 £575 +33.72%
Canterbury - 3 £440 - 2
Folkestone - 3 £318 -
Faversham 0 1 £500 -11.11% 1
Maidstone -1 1 £375 - 1
Agile Software Development
South East

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 48 (38.71%) .NET
2 46 (37.10%) Finance
3 45 (36.29%) SQL
4 42 (33.87%) C#
5 39 (31.45%) HTML
6 38 (30.65%) MVC
7 37 (29.84%) Scrum
8 34 (27.42%) CSS
9 33 (26.61%) JavaScript
9 33 (26.61%) TDD
10 32 (25.81%) ASP.NET
11 31 (25.00%) Software Engineering
11 31 (25.00%) Waterfall
12 29 (23.39%) ASP.NET MVC
13 28 (22.58%) Java
13 28 (22.58%) Microsoft
14 26 (20.97%) Web Development
15 24 (19.35%) Degree
15 24 (19.35%) Team Foundation Server
16 23 (18.55%) XML
17 21 (16.94%) HTML5
17 21 (16.94%) .NET Framework
17 21 (16.94%) jQuery
18 20 (16.13%) CSS3
18 20 (16.13%) E-Commerce
19 19 (15.32%) Entity Framework
19 19 (15.32%) ASP.NET Web API
20 18 (14.52%) ASP.NET MVC 4
20 18 (14.52%) Project Management
21 17 (13.71%) SQL Server

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (8.87%) Cloud Foundry
2 8 (6.45%) OpenStack
3 4 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.81%) Apache
4 1 (0.81%) SAS
4 1 (0.81%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.81%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (11.29%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.65%) MS Office
3 2 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.81%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.68%) PaaS
2 10 (8.06%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (8.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (7.26%) Heroku
4 3 (2.42%) Office 365
5 2 (1.61%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (0.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.61%) AMQP
2 1 (0.81%) Firewall
2 1 (0.81%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (13.71%) SQL Server
2 16 (12.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (8.06%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (4.84%) Redis
4 6 (4.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (4.03%) Hadoop
5 5 (4.03%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (4.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.42%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (2.42%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (2.42%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.61%) Neo4j
8 2 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.81%) Big Data
9 1 (0.81%) Data Mart
9 1 (0.81%) MySQL
9 1 (0.81%) OLTP
9 1 (0.81%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 24 (19.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (4.84%) Eclipse
2 6 (4.84%) Git (software)
2 6 (4.84%) Subversion
2 6 (4.84%) Xcode
3 5 (4.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 4 (3.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (3.23%) Jenkins
4 4 (3.23%) SpecFlow
5 3 (2.42%) HP UFT
5 3 (2.42%) Selenium
5 3 (2.42%) SoapUI
6 2 (1.61%) JIRA
6 2 (1.61%) MSTest
7 1 (0.81%) JUnit
7 1 (0.81%) Moq
7 1 (0.81%) ReSharper
7 1 (0.81%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (0.81%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.81%) WatiN
General
1 46 (37.10%) Finance
2 5 (4.03%) Banking
3 3 (2.42%) Retail
4 2 (1.61%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.61%) Games
4 2 (1.61%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.81%) Back Office
5 1 (0.81%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 55 (44.35%) Developer
2 28 (22.58%) C# Developer
3 27 (21.77%) .NET Developer
4 25 (20.16%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 24 (19.35%) C# .NET Developer
6 17 (13.71%) C# Web Developer
6 17 (13.71%) Project Manager
6 17 (13.71%) Web Developer
7 14 (11.29%) .NET Web Developer
7 14 (11.29%) Analyst
7 14 (11.29%) JavaScript Developer
8 13 (10.48%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 13 (10.48%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 13 (10.48%) HTML CSS Developer
8 13 (10.48%) HTML Developer
9 10 (8.06%) DevOps Engineer
9 10 (8.06%) Software Engineer
10 9 (7.26%) Java Engineer
10 9 (7.26%) SQL Developer
11 8 (6.45%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (38.71%) .NET
2 39 (31.45%) HTML
3 34 (27.42%) CSS
4 32 (25.81%) ASP.NET
5 29 (23.39%) ASP.NET MVC
6 23 (18.55%) XML
7 21 (16.94%) .NET Framework
7 21 (16.94%) HTML5
7 21 (16.94%) jQuery
8 20 (16.13%) CSS3
9 19 (15.32%) ASP.NET Web API
9 19 (15.32%) Entity Framework
10 18 (14.52%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 15 (12.10%) Web Services
12 12 (9.68%) REST
13 11 (8.87%) JSON
13 11 (8.87%) OpenGL
14 8 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 8 (6.45%) RabbitMQ
15 6 (4.84%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.87%) Computer Science
1 11 (8.87%) Mobile App
2 10 (8.06%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.03%) iPad
3 5 (4.03%) iPhone
4 3 (2.42%) User Experience
5 2 (1.61%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.81%) Cloud Native
6 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.81%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.81%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.81%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.65%) Android
2 6 (4.84%) Apple iOS
3 4 (3.23%) Windows
4 1 (0.81%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (30.65%) MVC
2 37 (29.84%) Scrum
3 33 (26.61%) TDD
4 31 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 31 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 26 (20.97%) Web Development
6 20 (16.13%) E-Commerce
7 18 (14.52%) Project Management
8 17 (13.71%) DevOps
9 11 (8.87%) Memory Management
9 11 (8.87%) Mobile Development
9 11 (8.87%) PRINCE2
10 10 (8.06%) Asset Management
11 9 (7.26%) Continuous Delivery
11 9 (7.26%) SDLC
12 8 (6.45%) Mentoring
13 7 (5.65%) Investment Management
13 7 (5.65%) Stakeholder Management
14 6 (4.84%) Android Development
14 6 (4.84%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 45 (36.29%) SQL
2 42 (33.87%) C#
3 33 (26.61%) JavaScript
4 28 (22.58%) Java
5 11 (8.87%) Ruby
6 10 (8.06%) T-SQL
7 8 (6.45%) Go
8 7 (5.65%) Bash Shell
9 5 (4.03%) Objective-C
9 5 (4.03%) VB
10 4 (3.23%) VBScript
11 1 (0.81%) Python
11 1 (0.81%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.81%) XAML
Qualifications
1 24 (19.35%) Degree
2 7 (5.65%) ISEB
3 4 (3.23%) PMI Certification
3 4 (3.23%) PMP
4 3 (2.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (1.61%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.81%) OCPJP
6 1 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.81%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.65%) QA
2 4 (3.23%) FATCA
2 4 (3.23%) MiFID
3 1 (0.81%) UCITS
System Software
1 6 (4.84%) Docker
2 5 (4.03%) vSphere
3 2 (1.61%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (4.84%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.81%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (0.81%) OpenView
Vendors
1 28 (22.58%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.42%) Oracle
3 2 (1.61%) HP
4 1 (0.81%) Foundry
4 1 (0.81%) Infragistics
4 1 (0.81%) New Relic
4 1 (0.81%) Splunk
4 1 (0.81%) VMware
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