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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 5 17 15
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -2
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 39 20 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 16.05% 8.77% 8.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 22.54% 12.42% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 14 17
Average daily rate
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£338 £363 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.89% +6.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £283 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £425 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £386 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
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
173 161 195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 71.19% 70.61% 65.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 99 98
Average daily rate £350 £375 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +23.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 14
Average hourly rate £11.50 £17.25 £19.39
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -11.03%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the Kent region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Tunbridge Wells - 13 £340 - 12
Dover - 3 £500 - 1
Faversham +1 2 £563 +60.71%
Tonbridge - 2 £430 - 1
Maidstone -3 1 - - 4
Agile Software Development
South East

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 30 (38.96%) .NET
2 27 (35.06%) C#
3 26 (33.77%) Finance
4 24 (31.17%) Scrum
5 22 (28.57%) SQL
6 21 (27.27%) AngularJS
7 20 (25.97%) Microsoft
8 18 (23.38%) JavaScript
8 18 (23.38%) ASP.NET
9 16 (20.78%) HTML
10 15 (19.48%) Windows
10 15 (19.48%) TDD
10 15 (19.48%) ASP.NET MVC
11 14 (18.18%) MVC
11 14 (18.18%) SQL Server
12 13 (16.88%) Web Services
12 13 (16.88%) ISEB
12 13 (16.88%) Migration
13 12 (15.58%) CSS
13 12 (15.58%) Mobile App
14 11 (14.29%) OOP
15 10 (12.99%) VMware
15 10 (12.99%) Waterfall
16 9 (11.69%) KnockoutJS
16 9 (11.69%) OO
16 9 (11.69%) XML
17 8 (10.39%) Oracle
17 8 (10.39%) CSS3
17 8 (10.39%) HTML5
17 8 (10.39%) VMware Infrastructure

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 (5.19%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.30%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (7.79%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.19%) MS Visio
2 4 (5.19%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.90%) Visualfiles
1 3 (3.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.30%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.49%) Firewall
2 3 (3.90%) LDAP
3 1 (1.30%) Intranet
3 1 (1.30%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (5.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (3.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.90%) Oracle Database
3 3 (3.90%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.90%) MySQL
4 2 (2.60%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.60%) MS Access
5 1 (1.30%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (10.39%) Git (software)
2 6 (7.79%) Octopus Deploy
2 6 (7.79%) TeamCity
3 5 (6.49%) JIRA
3 5 (6.49%) Subversion
4 4 (5.19%) ReSharper
4 4 (5.19%) Xcode
4 4 (5.19%) Visual Studio
5 3 (3.90%) Eclipse
5 3 (3.90%) Oracle APEX
5 3 (3.90%) Selenium
6 2 (2.60%) PowerBuilder
6 2 (2.60%) WebDriver
6 2 (2.60%) SpecFlow
6 2 (2.60%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.30%) Behat
7 1 (1.30%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.30%) JMeter
General
1 26 (33.77%) Finance
2 4 (5.19%) Retail
3 3 (3.90%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.90%) Electronics
3 3 (3.90%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.90%) Marketing
4 1 (1.30%) Publishing
4 1 (1.30%) Legal
4 1 (1.30%) Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (54.55%) Developer
2 20 (25.97%) .NET Developer
2 20 (25.97%) C# Developer
3 19 (24.68%) C# .NET Developer
4 16 (20.78%) Analyst
5 9 (11.69%) Project Manager
6 8 (10.39%) Test Analyst
7 7 (9.09%) Business Analyst
8 6 (7.79%) Senior Developer
9 5 (6.49%) DevOps Engineer
9 5 (6.49%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 4 (5.19%) IT Business Analyst
10 4 (5.19%) Business IT Analyst
10 4 (5.19%) Software Developer
10 4 (5.19%) iOS Developer
11 3 (3.90%) Oracle Developer
11 3 (3.90%) Android Developer
11 3 (3.90%) Technical Project Manager
11 3 (3.90%) PHP Developer
11 3 (3.90%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (38.96%) .NET
2 21 (27.27%) AngularJS
3 18 (23.38%) ASP.NET
4 16 (20.78%) HTML
5 15 (19.48%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (16.88%) Web Services
7 12 (15.58%) CSS
8 9 (11.69%) KnockoutJS
8 9 (11.69%) XML
9 8 (10.39%) CSS3
9 8 (10.39%) HTML5
10 7 (9.09%) jQuery
10 7 (9.09%) REST
10 7 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 7 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
10 7 (9.09%) Classic ASP
10 7 (9.09%) OpenGL
10 7 (9.09%) JSON
11 6 (7.79%) WCF
11 6 (7.79%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.58%) Mobile App
2 7 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.19%) iPad
3 4 (5.19%) iPhone
4 3 (3.90%) Open Source
4 3 (3.90%) DTV
5 2 (2.60%) Thin Client
5 2 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.60%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.30%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.30%) User Experience
6 1 (1.30%) NHS
6 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (19.48%) Windows
2 5 (6.49%) Android
3 4 (5.19%) Linux
3 4 (5.19%) Apple iOS
4 3 (3.90%) UNIX
5 2 (2.60%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (31.17%) Scrum
2 15 (19.48%) TDD
3 14 (18.18%) MVC
4 13 (16.88%) Migration
5 11 (14.29%) OOP
6 10 (12.99%) Waterfall
7 9 (11.69%) OO
8 7 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (9.09%) Memory Management
8 7 (9.09%) Mobile Development
8 7 (9.09%) Project Management
8 7 (9.09%) Business Analysis
9 6 (7.79%) Regression Testing
9 6 (7.79%) Configuration Management
9 6 (7.79%) E-Commerce
9 6 (7.79%) DevOps
10 5 (6.49%) Data Migration
10 5 (6.49%) Build Automation
10 5 (6.49%) BDD
10 5 (6.49%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (35.06%) C#
2 22 (28.57%) SQL
3 18 (23.38%) JavaScript
4 5 (6.49%) PowerShell
4 5 (6.49%) Java
5 4 (5.19%) Objective-C
5 4 (5.19%) PHP
5 4 (5.19%) T-SQL
6 3 (3.90%) VB
6 3 (3.90%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (16.88%) ISEB
2 7 (9.09%) Degree
3 5 (6.49%) ISTQB
4 3 (3.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (3.90%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.30%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.49%) QA
System Software
1 8 (10.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (7.79%) Hyper-V
3 4 (5.19%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (7.79%) Puppet
2 3 (3.90%) Data Guard
2 3 (3.90%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (3.90%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 20 (25.97%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.99%) VMware
3 8 (10.39%) Oracle
4 3 (3.90%) Zend
4 3 (3.90%) SAP
5 1 (1.30%) Informatica
5 1 (1.30%) webMethods
5 1 (1.30%) Teradata
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