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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 3 11 17
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +6
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 31 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 37.80% 5.63% 3.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 46.27% 7.84% 3.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 3 2
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£400 £439 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.88% +15.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £439 £376
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £452 £384
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +1.42%
Agile Software Development
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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
67 51 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 81.71% 71.83% 85.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 29 43
Average daily rate £400 £425 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +10.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £350 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £572 £470 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.77 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Knutsford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Knutsford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Knutsford region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Knutsford

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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 24 (57.14%) Finance
2 20 (47.62%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (40.48%) Banking
4 15 (35.71%) Degree
5 14 (33.33%) Waterfall
5 14 (33.33%) TDD
6 13 (30.95%) Software Engineering
7 12 (28.57%) SDLC
8 11 (26.19%) Git (software)
9 10 (23.81%) Java
9 10 (23.81%) Windows
9 10 (23.81%) Linux
10 8 (19.05%) OOP
10 8 (19.05%) Scrum
10 8 (19.05%) Jenkins
11 7 (16.67%) HTML5
11 7 (16.67%) BDD
11 7 (16.67%) Subversion
11 7 (16.67%) JSON
11 7 (16.67%) XML
11 7 (16.67%) Python
11 7 (16.67%) JavaScript
11 7 (16.67%) Perl
11 7 (16.67%) HTML
12 6 (14.29%) Web Services
12 6 (14.29%) WSDL
12 6 (14.29%) OO
12 6 (14.29%) Computer Science
12 6 (14.29%) jQuery
12 6 (14.29%) Retail

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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 (9.52%) JBoss
1 4 (9.52%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.38%) Confluence
2 1 (2.38%) Node.js
2 1 (2.38%) AquaLogic
Applications
1 5 (11.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.52%) Oracle Database
2 3 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (26.19%) Git (software)
2 8 (19.05%) Jenkins
3 7 (16.67%) Subversion
4 5 (11.90%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (9.52%) TestComplete
5 4 (9.52%) TeamCity
5 4 (9.52%) SpecFlow
6 3 (7.14%) Hudson
6 3 (7.14%) PhpStorm
6 3 (7.14%) Maven
7 1 (2.38%) Lombardi
7 1 (2.38%) JIRA
7 1 (2.38%) PHPUnit
General
1 24 (57.14%) Finance
2 17 (40.48%) Banking
3 6 (14.29%) Retail
4 5 (11.90%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.38%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (23.81%) Developer
2 6 (14.29%) Architect
3 5 (11.90%) Business Analyst
3 5 (11.90%) Analyst
3 5 (11.90%) Java Developer
4 4 (9.52%) WebSphere Administrator
4 4 (9.52%) PHP Developer
4 4 (9.52%) Administrator
4 4 (9.52%) Project Manager
4 4 (9.52%) ScrumMaster
4 4 (9.52%) Agile Coach
5 3 (7.14%) Designer
5 3 (7.14%) Integration Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Integration Architect
6 2 (4.76%) Programme Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Banking Business Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) Agile Project Manager
7 1 (2.38%) Tivoli Specialist
7 1 (2.38%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Payments Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.67%) HTML
1 7 (16.67%) XML
1 7 (16.67%) JSON
1 7 (16.67%) HTML5
2 6 (14.29%) Web Services
2 6 (14.29%) WSDL
2 6 (14.29%) jQuery
3 5 (11.90%) AngularJS
3 5 (11.90%) .NET
3 5 (11.90%) Java EE
4 3 (7.14%) Velocity
4 3 (7.14%) J2EE
5 2 (4.76%) EJB
5 2 (4.76%) CSS
5 2 (4.76%) Hibernate
5 2 (4.76%) Spring
5 2 (4.76%) JSP
5 2 (4.76%) Servlets
6 1 (2.38%) Struts
6 1 (2.38%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 5 (11.90%) Online Banking
3 3 (7.14%) Mobile Banking
4 2 (4.76%) User Experience
5 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.38%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (2.38%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 10 (23.81%) Linux
1 10 (23.81%) Windows
2 5 (11.90%) AIX
2 5 (11.90%) Windows XP
2 5 (11.90%) Windows Vista
2 5 (11.90%) Mac OS
3 1 (2.38%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (47.62%) Continuous Integration
2 14 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 14 (33.33%) TDD
3 13 (30.95%) Software Engineering
4 12 (28.57%) SDLC
5 8 (19.05%) Scrum
5 8 (19.05%) OOP
6 7 (16.67%) BDD
7 6 (14.29%) Test Automation
7 6 (14.29%) OO
8 4 (9.52%) Code Coverage
8 4 (9.52%) Project Management
8 4 (9.52%) Migration
8 4 (9.52%) Test Scripting
8 4 (9.52%) Kanban
9 3 (7.14%) Data Protection
9 3 (7.14%) UML
9 3 (7.14%) Business Analysis
10 2 (4.76%) MVC
10 2 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (23.81%) Java
2 7 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 7 (16.67%) Perl
2 7 (16.67%) Python
3 5 (11.90%) C
3 5 (11.90%) C++
3 5 (11.90%) Objective-C
4 4 (9.52%) PHP
5 3 (7.14%) Groovy
6 2 (4.76%) PHP5
6 2 (4.76%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (35.71%) Degree
2 2 (4.76%) PMP
3 1 (2.38%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 4 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.38%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 5 (11.90%) Oracle
1 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.52%) VMware
3 1 (2.38%) Pega
3 1 (2.38%) HP
3 1 (2.38%) IBM
Knutsford, Cheshire
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