The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Knutsford region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 15 21 11
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -10
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 1.30% 0.79% 1.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.92% 0.93% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate
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£455 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.33% +15.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £40.00 £37.25
% change year-on-year
-4.37% +7.38%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
52 108 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 67.53% 85.04% 51.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 42 26
Average daily rate £425 £386 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.03% +10.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £239 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
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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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 2 (50.00%) Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Cryptography
2 1 (25.00%) Document Management
2 1 (25.00%) Maven
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (25.00%) XPath
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) OAuth
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (25.00%) OpenID
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Kerberos
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (25.00%) Maven
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) XML
1 1 (25.00%) DOM
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (25.00%) JSON
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
1 1 (25.00%) OAuth
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (25.00%) OpenID
1 1 (25.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Document Management
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) XPath
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory