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 6 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 6 22 18
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -4
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 42 12 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 17.21% 5.88% 7.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 24.56% 8.51% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 8 16
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£325 £425 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £268 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £440 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.05% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £36.11
% change year-on-year
- -3.07%
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
171 141 225
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 70.08% 69.12% 66.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 89 104
Average daily rate £338 £391 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.73% +20.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £575 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 8
Average hourly rate £18.75 £17.00 £19.39
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% -12.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £17.00 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £23.40 £74.25
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 6 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 6 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 £318 - 9
Dartford - 3 £388 - 1
Faversham +1 2 £563 +60.71%
Maidstone - 2 - - 7
Tonbridge - 2 £430 - 2
Folkestone 0 1 - -
Dover - 1 - -
Canterbury - 1 £310 - 2
Agile Software Development
South East

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 6 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 31 (43.06%) .NET
2 26 (36.11%) C#
3 23 (31.94%) Finance
3 23 (31.94%) Scrum
4 20 (27.78%) AngularJS
5 19 (26.39%) SQL
5 19 (26.39%) ASP.NET
5 19 (26.39%) Microsoft
6 15 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC
6 15 (20.83%) Windows
6 15 (20.83%) JavaScript
6 15 (20.83%) SQL Server
7 14 (19.44%) HTML
7 14 (19.44%) MVC
8 13 (18.06%) Web Services
9 12 (16.67%) TDD
9 12 (16.67%) Mobile App
10 11 (15.28%) CSS
11 10 (13.89%) ISEB
11 10 (13.89%) VMware
11 10 (13.89%) Migration
11 10 (13.89%) KnockoutJS
12 9 (12.50%) Waterfall
12 9 (12.50%) XML
12 9 (12.50%) OOP
13 8 (11.11%) OO
13 8 (11.11%) Oracle
13 8 (11.11%) .NET Framework
13 8 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
13 8 (11.11%) Git (software)

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (6.94%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.56%) MS Office
3 3 (4.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Visualfiles
1 3 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.94%) Firewall
2 3 (4.17%) LDAP
3 2 (2.78%) Internet
4 1 (1.39%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (4.17%) Oracle Database
4 3 (4.17%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.78%) MS Access
5 2 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.39%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.39%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 6 (8.33%) TeamCity
2 6 (8.33%) Octopus Deploy
3 5 (6.94%) Visual Studio
3 5 (6.94%) Subversion
3 5 (6.94%) JIRA
4 4 (5.56%) ReSharper
4 4 (5.56%) Xcode
5 3 (4.17%) Oracle APEX
5 3 (4.17%) Selenium
5 3 (4.17%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.78%) PowerBuilder
6 2 (2.78%) WebDriver
6 2 (2.78%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.39%) Behat
7 1 (1.39%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.39%) JMeter
General
1 23 (31.94%) Finance
2 4 (5.56%) Retail
3 3 (4.17%) Marketing
3 3 (4.17%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.17%) Electronics
3 3 (4.17%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.39%) Legal
4 1 (1.39%) Publishing
4 1 (1.39%) Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (56.94%) Developer
2 21 (29.17%) .NET Developer
3 19 (26.39%) C# Developer
4 18 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (18.06%) Analyst
6 9 (12.50%) Project Manager
7 7 (9.72%) Test Analyst
8 6 (8.33%) Business Analyst
8 6 (8.33%) Senior Developer
9 5 (6.94%) DevOps Engineer
9 5 (6.94%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 4 (5.56%) iOS Developer
10 4 (5.56%) Software Developer
11 3 (4.17%) Oracle Developer
11 3 (4.17%) Technical Manager
11 3 (4.17%) Business IT Analyst
11 3 (4.17%) Technical Project Manager
11 3 (4.17%) Android Developer
11 3 (4.17%) IT Business Analyst
11 3 (4.17%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (43.06%) .NET
2 20 (27.78%) AngularJS
3 19 (26.39%) ASP.NET
4 15 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC
5 14 (19.44%) HTML
6 13 (18.06%) Web Services
7 11 (15.28%) CSS
8 10 (13.89%) KnockoutJS
9 9 (12.50%) XML
10 8 (11.11%) .NET Framework
10 8 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
11 7 (9.72%) HTML5
11 7 (9.72%) REST
11 7 (9.72%) CSS3
11 7 (9.72%) JSON
11 7 (9.72%) WCF
11 7 (9.72%) OpenGL
12 6 (8.33%) Classic ASP
12 6 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 5 (6.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 7 (9.72%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.56%) iPhone
3 4 (5.56%) iPad
4 3 (4.17%) DTV
5 2 (2.78%) Thin Client
5 2 (2.78%) Fat Client
5 2 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.39%) User Experience
6 1 (1.39%) Open Source
6 1 (1.39%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.39%) NHS
6 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (20.83%) Windows
2 5 (6.94%) Android
3 4 (5.56%) Apple iOS
3 4 (5.56%) Linux
4 3 (4.17%) UNIX
5 2 (2.78%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (31.94%) Scrum
2 14 (19.44%) MVC
3 12 (16.67%) TDD
4 10 (13.89%) Migration
5 9 (12.50%) OOP
5 9 (12.50%) Waterfall
6 8 (11.11%) OO
7 7 (9.72%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (9.72%) Memory Management
7 7 (9.72%) Mobile Development
8 6 (8.33%) DevOps
8 6 (8.33%) BDD
8 6 (8.33%) Business Analysis
8 6 (8.33%) E-Commerce
8 6 (8.33%) Configuration Management
8 6 (8.33%) Project Management
8 6 (8.33%) Regression Testing
9 5 (6.94%) UML
9 5 (6.94%) Build Automation
9 5 (6.94%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (36.11%) C#
2 19 (26.39%) SQL
3 15 (20.83%) JavaScript
4 5 (6.94%) Java
4 5 (6.94%) PowerShell
5 4 (5.56%) T-SQL
5 4 (5.56%) Objective-C
6 3 (4.17%) PL/SQL
6 3 (4.17%) VB
7 2 (2.78%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (13.89%) ISEB
2 7 (9.72%) Degree
3 5 (6.94%) ISTQB
4 3 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.39%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 8 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (8.33%) Hyper-V
3 4 (5.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (8.33%) Puppet
2 3 (4.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (4.17%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (4.17%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 19 (26.39%) Microsoft
2 10 (13.89%) VMware
3 8 (11.11%) Oracle
4 3 (4.17%) SAP
5 1 (1.39%) webMethods
5 1 (1.39%) Zend
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