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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 3 14 16
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +2
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 61 44 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 21.71% 14.86% 10.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 27.11% 18.33% 13.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 26 22
Median daily rate £350 £355 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% -5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £325 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £500 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £39.25 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+10.82% +9.02%
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
225 240 209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 80.07% 81.08% 79.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 141 132
Median daily rate £400 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 4
Median hourly rate £20.83 £9.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+131.44% -48.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 0 12 - - 1
Chatham -1 4 £350 -12.50% 1
West Malling - 4 £313 - 1
Tonbridge +2 3 £355 -5.33%
Maidstone - 3 £328 - 3
Faversham - 1 £500 -
Agile Software Development
South East

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 49 (35.25%) Finance
2 44 (31.65%) .NET
3 42 (30.22%) JavaScript
4 40 (28.78%) HTML
5 39 (28.06%) SQL
6 38 (27.34%) CSS
7 37 (26.62%) C#
7 37 (26.62%) Scrum
8 35 (25.18%) MVC
9 29 (20.86%) Web Development
9 29 (20.86%) Degree
10 28 (20.14%) TDD
11 27 (19.42%) XML
12 26 (18.71%) ASP.NET
12 26 (18.71%) Java
12 26 (18.71%) Microsoft
12 26 (18.71%) Waterfall
13 24 (17.27%) Project Management
14 23 (16.55%) Software Engineering
14 23 (16.55%) Team Foundation Server
15 21 (15.11%) ASP.NET MVC
16 20 (14.39%) MS Excel
16 20 (14.39%) Web Services
17 19 (13.67%) PRINCE2
17 19 (13.67%) SQL Server
17 19 (13.67%) REST
18 18 (12.95%) .NET Framework
18 18 (12.95%) jQuery
19 17 (12.23%) Computer Science
19 17 (12.23%) Entity Framework

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 9 (6.47%) Cloud Foundry
2 7 (5.04%) OpenStack
2 7 (5.04%) Umbraco
3 2 (1.44%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.44%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.72%) CMS
4 1 (0.72%) Mule
4 1 (0.72%) Mule ESB
4 1 (0.72%) SAS
4 1 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.72%) Tomcat
Applications
1 20 (14.39%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.32%) MS Office
3 3 (2.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.44%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.91%) Microsoft Azure
1 11 (7.91%) PaaS
2 8 (5.76%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.76%) Heroku
3 3 (2.16%) Office 365
4 2 (1.44%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (0.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.04%) HTTP
2 2 (1.44%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (13.67%) SQL Server
2 14 (10.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (5.76%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (4.32%) Redis
4 6 (4.32%) Relational Database
4 6 (4.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (3.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (2.88%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.16%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (2.16%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (1.44%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.44%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.44%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.44%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.72%) Neo4j
9 1 (0.72%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 23 (16.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (9.35%) Git (software)
3 12 (8.63%) Subversion
4 10 (7.19%) Xcode
5 6 (4.32%) Eclipse
6 5 (3.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 4 (2.88%) MSTest
8 3 (2.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (2.16%) Jenkins
8 3 (2.16%) JIRA
8 3 (2.16%) Moq
8 3 (2.16%) NUnit
8 3 (2.16%) Rhino Mocks
8 3 (2.16%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.72%) JUnit
9 1 (0.72%) SilkTest
9 1 (0.72%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.72%) WatiN
General
1 49 (35.25%) Finance
2 8 (5.76%) Banking
3 6 (4.32%) Publishing
4 3 (2.16%) Retail
5 2 (1.44%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.44%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.44%) Legal
6 1 (0.72%) Games
6 1 (0.72%) Local Government
6 1 (0.72%) Marketing
6 1 (0.72%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 67 (48.20%) Developer
2 24 (17.27%) C# Developer
3 22 (15.83%) .NET Developer
4 21 (15.11%) Web Developer
5 19 (13.67%) C# .NET Developer
6 18 (12.95%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 18 (12.95%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 17 (12.23%) Analyst
7 17 (12.23%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 17 (12.23%) HTML CSS Developer
7 17 (12.23%) HTML Developer
8 16 (11.51%) C# Web Developer
8 16 (11.51%) Project Manager
9 13 (9.35%) .NET Web Developer
10 12 (8.63%) JavaScript Developer
11 10 (7.19%) iOS Developer
12 9 (6.47%) Agile Developer
12 9 (6.47%) Designer
13 8 (5.76%) DevOps Engineer
13 8 (5.76%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (31.65%) .NET
2 40 (28.78%) HTML
3 38 (27.34%) CSS
4 27 (19.42%) XML
5 26 (18.71%) ASP.NET
6 21 (15.11%) ASP.NET MVC
7 20 (14.39%) Web Services
8 19 (13.67%) REST
9 18 (12.95%) .NET Framework
9 18 (12.95%) jQuery
10 17 (12.23%) Entity Framework
11 16 (11.51%) CSS3
11 16 (11.51%) HTML5
11 16 (11.51%) JSON
11 16 (11.51%) OpenGL
12 14 (10.07%) ASP.NET Web API
13 13 (9.35%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 10 (7.19%) Cocoa
14 10 (7.19%) Cocoa Touch
15 9 (6.47%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.23%) Computer Science
2 16 (11.51%) Mobile App
3 13 (9.35%) User Experience
4 10 (7.19%) iPad
4 10 (7.19%) iPhone
5 9 (6.47%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (4.32%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.44%) Hedge funds
7 2 (1.44%) NHS
7 2 (1.44%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.72%) AS400
8 1 (0.72%) Cloud Native
8 1 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.72%) Informatics
8 1 (0.72%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.72%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.72%) Physics
8 1 (0.72%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 10 (7.19%) Apple iOS
2 8 (5.76%) Windows
3 7 (5.04%) Linux
3 7 (5.04%) Unix
4 6 (4.32%) Android
4 6 (4.32%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (26.62%) Scrum
2 35 (25.18%) MVC
3 29 (20.86%) Web Development
4 28 (20.14%) TDD
5 26 (18.71%) Waterfall
6 24 (17.27%) Project Management
7 23 (16.55%) Software Engineering
8 19 (13.67%) PRINCE2
9 16 (11.51%) E-Commerce
9 16 (11.51%) Memory Management
9 16 (11.51%) Mobile Development
10 14 (10.07%) DevOps
11 10 (7.19%) iOS Development
11 10 (7.19%) ITIL
12 9 (6.47%) Asset Management
12 9 (6.47%) Front End Development
12 9 (6.47%) Mentoring
12 9 (6.47%) Responsive Web Design
12 9 (6.47%) SDLC
13 8 (5.76%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (30.22%) JavaScript
2 39 (28.06%) SQL
3 37 (26.62%) C#
4 26 (18.71%) Java
5 11 (7.91%) T-SQL
6 10 (7.19%) Objective-C
6 10 (7.19%) Ruby
7 8 (5.76%) Go
8 6 (4.32%) Bash Shell
9 5 (3.60%) VB
10 4 (2.88%) VBScript
11 2 (1.44%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.72%) RPG
12 1 (0.72%) VBA
12 1 (0.72%) XAML
Qualifications
1 29 (20.86%) Degree
2 8 (5.76%) ISEB
3 5 (3.60%) PMI Certification
4 4 (2.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 4 (2.88%) PMP
5 3 (2.16%) ISTQB
5 3 (2.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.72%) OCPJP
6 1 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.32%) WCAG
2 4 (2.88%) FATCA
2 4 (2.88%) MiFID
3 1 (0.72%) QA
3 1 (0.72%) UCITS
System Software
1 5 (3.60%) vSphere
2 4 (2.88%) Docker
3 1 (0.72%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (2.88%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (18.71%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.04%) ServiceNow
3 4 (2.88%) Oracle
4 3 (2.16%) Infragistics
5 1 (0.72%) Foundry
5 1 (0.72%) Guidewire
5 1 (0.72%) Teradata