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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 3 19 12
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -7
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 50 23 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 21.37% 9.75% 12.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 27.62% 12.04% 16.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 14 24
Median daily rate £375 £325 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £278 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £468 £446
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £43.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +21.52%
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
181 191 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 77.35% 80.93% 76.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 134 91
Median daily rate £375 £345 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% +1.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £488 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 17 15
Median hourly rate £9.61 £17.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.47% -57.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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
West Malling - 10 £375 - 2
Tunbridge Wells +1 9 £375 +15.38% 5
Maidstone +9 3 £350 +22.80% 4
Chatham - 3 £500 - 1
Faversham - 2 £525 -
Canterbury +2 1 £375 -
Agile Software Development
South East

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 38 (38.00%) JavaScript
2 35 (35.00%) Finance
3 33 (33.00%) .NET
4 31 (31.00%) HTML
5 27 (27.00%) CSS
6 24 (24.00%) Java
7 22 (22.00%) MVC
7 22 (22.00%) Scrum
8 21 (21.00%) Git (software)
9 19 (19.00%) XML
9 19 (19.00%) Microsoft
9 19 (19.00%) Web Development
10 18 (18.00%) SQL
10 18 (18.00%) C#
11 17 (17.00%) REST
12 16 (16.00%) SQL Server
13 15 (15.00%) Mobile App
14 14 (14.00%) ASP.NET
14 14 (14.00%) Project Management
15 12 (12.00%) PRINCE2
15 12 (12.00%) OO
15 12 (12.00%) Oracle
15 12 (12.00%) OpenGL
15 12 (12.00%) Memory Management
15 12 (12.00%) TDD
15 12 (12.00%) Subversion
15 12 (12.00%) User Experience
16 11 (11.00%) Relational Database
16 11 (11.00%) JSON
16 11 (11.00%) Degree

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 8 (8.00%) Umbraco
2 4 (4.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.00%) CMS
3 2 (2.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.00%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.00%) Confluence
4 1 (1.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (7.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (5.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (2.00%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.00%) InDesign
4 1 (1.00%) MS Office
4 1 (1.00%) MS Project
4 1 (1.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.00%) HTTP
2 1 (1.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.00%) Relational Database
3 5 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (4.00%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.00%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (3.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (3.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (3.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.00%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.00%) Big Data
7 1 (1.00%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.00%) HBase
7 1 (1.00%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.00%) MySQL
7 1 (1.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 21 (21.00%) Git (software)
2 12 (12.00%) Subversion
3 11 (11.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (10.00%) JIRA
5 8 (8.00%) Eclipse
6 6 (6.00%) JUnit
7 3 (3.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (2.00%) Axure RP
8 2 (2.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 2 (2.00%) jMock
8 2 (2.00%) Maven
8 2 (2.00%) Mockito
8 2 (2.00%) Moq
8 2 (2.00%) MSTest
8 2 (2.00%) NUnit
8 2 (2.00%) Rhino Mocks
8 2 (2.00%) Visual Studio
8 2 (2.00%) Xcode
9 1 (1.00%) SoapUI
9 1 (1.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 35 (35.00%) Finance
2 6 (6.00%) Banking
2 6 (6.00%) Publishing
3 5 (5.00%) Advertising
4 3 (3.00%) Retail
5 2 (2.00%) Legal
5 2 (2.00%) Marketing
6 1 (1.00%) Games
6 1 (1.00%) Local Government
6 1 (1.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 62 (62.00%) Developer
2 20 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 15 (15.00%) Java Developer
4 14 (14.00%) Analyst
5 11 (11.00%) C# Developer
6 10 (10.00%) Android Developer
6 10 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 10 (10.00%) Designer
7 9 (9.00%) Senior Developer
8 8 (8.00%) Senior .NET Developer
9 7 (7.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 7 (7.00%) Java Android Developer
9 7 (7.00%) Test Analyst
9 7 (7.00%) Umbraco Developer
10 6 (6.00%) Content Designer
10 6 (6.00%) ServiceNow Developer
11 5 (5.00%) Agile Developer
11 5 (5.00%) Financial Analyst
11 5 (5.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 5 (5.00%) HTML CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (33.00%) .NET
2 31 (31.00%) HTML
3 27 (27.00%) CSS
4 19 (19.00%) XML
5 17 (17.00%) REST
6 14 (14.00%) ASP.NET
7 12 (12.00%) OpenGL
8 11 (11.00%) JSON
8 11 (11.00%) Web Services
9 10 (10.00%) .NET Framework
9 10 (10.00%) Android SDK
9 10 (10.00%) AngularJS
10 9 (9.00%) Entity Framework
11 8 (8.00%) HTML5
12 7 (7.00%) Spring
13 6 (6.00%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (6.00%) CSS3
13 6 (6.00%) Hibernate
13 6 (6.00%) Middleware
13 6 (6.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.00%) Mobile App
2 12 (12.00%) User Experience
3 9 (9.00%) Computer Science
4 6 (6.00%) Visualisation
5 5 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (4.00%) PMI
7 2 (2.00%) AS400
7 2 (2.00%) Digital Media
7 2 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.00%) iPad
7 2 (2.00%) iPhone
7 2 (2.00%) NHS
7 2 (2.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.00%) Android
2 7 (7.00%) Unix
3 6 (6.00%) Linux
3 6 (6.00%) Mac OS X
3 6 (6.00%) Windows
4 3 (3.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (22.00%) MVC
1 22 (22.00%) Scrum
2 19 (19.00%) Web Development
3 14 (14.00%) Project Management
4 12 (12.00%) Memory Management
4 12 (12.00%) OO
4 12 (12.00%) PRINCE2
4 12 (12.00%) TDD
5 10 (10.00%) Android Development
5 10 (10.00%) Mobile Development
6 9 (9.00%) Front End Development
6 9 (9.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 9 (9.00%) UML
7 8 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (8.00%) Waterfall
7 8 (8.00%) Web Design
8 7 (7.00%) Agile Project Management
8 7 (7.00%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (7.00%) Manual Testing
8 7 (7.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 38 (38.00%) JavaScript
2 24 (24.00%) Java
3 18 (18.00%) C#
3 18 (18.00%) SQL
4 8 (8.00%) T-SQL
5 4 (4.00%) C
5 4 (4.00%) C++
5 4 (4.00%) COBOL
5 4 (4.00%) Perl
5 4 (4.00%) VB.NET
6 3 (3.00%) VB
6 3 (3.00%) VBScript
7 2 (2.00%) Objective-C
7 2 (2.00%) PHP
7 2 (2.00%) RPG
8 1 (1.00%) PHP 5
8 1 (1.00%) Scala
8 1 (1.00%) SPARQL
8 1 (1.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 11 (11.00%) Degree
2 4 (4.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 4 (4.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.00%) ISEB
3 1 (1.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.00%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.00%) WCAG
2 5 (5.00%) QA
3 1 (1.00%) WAI
System Software
1 2 (2.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (19.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (12.00%) Oracle
3 7 (7.00%) ServiceNow
4 3 (3.00%) Infragistics
5 2 (2.00%) Adobe
6 1 (1.00%) Apple
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago