The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 6 4 7
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 4 21 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 9.52% 20.59% 11.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.33% 26.92% 14.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 13 5
Median daily rate £380 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.58% +30.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.80 £40.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+7.00% +10.34%
Agile Software Development
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Knutsford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
30 78 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 71.43% 76.47% 84.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 62 28
Median daily rate £425 £423 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% -0.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £332 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £525 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Knutsford 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 Knutsford

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 Knutsford region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 19 (61.29%) TDD
2 17 (54.84%) Finance
2 17 (54.84%) Degree
2 17 (54.84%) Continuous Integration
2 17 (54.84%) Test Automation
3 16 (51.61%) DevOps
4 15 (48.39%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (48.39%) Software Engineering
4 15 (48.39%) .NET
4 15 (48.39%) MS Excel
4 15 (48.39%) Microsoft
4 15 (48.39%) Code Coverage
5 14 (45.16%) Windows
5 14 (45.16%) Java
5 14 (45.16%) TestComplete
5 14 (45.16%) SpecFlow
6 13 (41.94%) Continuous Deployment
7 12 (38.71%) Banking
8 10 (32.26%) Jenkins
8 10 (32.26%) Git (software)
9 7 (22.58%) Scrum
10 6 (19.35%) Gradle
11 5 (16.13%) Vagrant
11 5 (16.13%) Puppet
11 5 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (12.90%) Unit Testing
13 3 (9.68%) TeamCity
13 3 (9.68%) Bitbucket
13 3 (9.68%) BDD
13 3 (9.68%) SDLC

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford 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 2 (6.45%) Cloud Foundry
1 2 (6.45%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (48.39%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.45%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (6.45%) Engine Yard
1 2 (6.45%) GitHub
1 2 (6.45%) Heroku
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.23%) OLTP
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 15 (48.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (45.16%) SpecFlow
2 14 (45.16%) TestComplete
3 10 (32.26%) Git (software)
3 10 (32.26%) Jenkins
4 6 (19.35%) Gradle
5 5 (16.13%) Vagrant
6 3 (9.68%) Bitbucket
6 3 (9.68%) TeamCity
7 2 (6.45%) JIRA
7 2 (6.45%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (6.45%) Xcode
8 1 (3.23%) Android Studio
8 1 (3.23%) JUnit
General
1 17 (54.84%) Finance
2 12 (38.71%) Banking
3 3 (9.68%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Consultant
2 8 (25.81%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
2 8 (25.81%) DevOps Consultant
2 8 (25.81%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (22.58%) Developer
3 7 (22.58%) Integration Consultant
4 4 (12.90%) Java Developer
5 3 (9.68%) .NET Developer
5 3 (9.68%) .NET Software Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Agile .NET Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Agile Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Agile Java Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Business Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Integration Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Java Software Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Scrum Master
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Software Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Agile Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (48.39%) .NET
2 2 (6.45%) MCollective
2 2 (6.45%) Web Services
3 1 (3.23%) Android NDK
3 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.23%) Hibernate
3 1 (3.23%) Java EE
3 1 (3.23%) JPA
3 1 (3.23%) REST
3 1 (3.23%) SOAP
3 1 (3.23%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Clustering
1 2 (6.45%) Device Driver
2 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (45.16%) Windows
2 2 (6.45%) Apple iOS
2 2 (6.45%) CentOS
2 2 (6.45%) Linux
2 2 (6.45%) Ubuntu
2 2 (6.45%) Unix
3 1 (3.23%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (61.29%) TDD
2 17 (54.84%) Continuous Integration
2 17 (54.84%) Test Automation
3 16 (51.61%) DevOps
4 15 (48.39%) Code Coverage
4 15 (48.39%) Software Engineering
5 13 (41.94%) Continuous Deployment
6 7 (22.58%) Scrum
7 5 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (12.90%) Unit Testing
9 3 (9.68%) BDD
9 3 (9.68%) Migration
9 3 (9.68%) SDLC
10 2 (6.45%) Configuration Management
10 2 (6.45%) iOS Development
10 2 (6.45%) Workflow
11 1 (3.23%) Android Development
11 1 (3.23%) Business Analysis
11 1 (3.23%) Data Protection
11 1 (3.23%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 14 (45.16%) Java
2 3 (9.68%) SQL
3 2 (6.45%) Apple Swift
3 2 (6.45%) Bash Shell
3 2 (6.45%) Objective-C
3 2 (6.45%) Python
3 2 (6.45%) Ruby
4 1 (3.23%) C
4 1 (3.23%) C++
4 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (54.84%) Degree
2 3 (9.68%) CCEA
2 3 (9.68%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (6.45%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Hyper-V
1 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) Puppet
2 2 (6.45%) Ansible
2 2 (6.45%) BMC PATROL
2 2 (6.45%) Cobbler
2 2 (6.45%) Nagios
2 2 (6.45%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (48.39%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.68%) Citrix
3 2 (6.45%) BMC
3 2 (6.45%) Red Hat
3 2 (6.45%) VMware
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle
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