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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 3 5 15
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +10
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 32 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 32.99% 19.72% 5.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 45.07% 30.43% 6.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 7 4
Average daily rate £431 £400 £406
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.81% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £386 £352
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £488 £446
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.75 £36.40 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+22.93% +0.41%
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
71 46 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 73.20% 64.79% 76.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 26 34
Average daily rate £425 £400 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £463 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.77
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 8 February 2016.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Knutsford

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 35 (72.92%) Finance
2 34 (70.83%) Banking
3 20 (41.67%) Scrum
4 19 (39.58%) TDD
5 17 (35.42%) Java
6 16 (33.33%) BDD
7 13 (27.08%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (27.08%) Git (software)
8 11 (22.92%) Software Engineering
8 11 (22.92%) SDLC
9 10 (20.83%) Java EE
9 10 (20.83%) Degree
9 10 (20.83%) XML
9 10 (20.83%) Windows
9 10 (20.83%) OO
10 9 (18.75%) Web Services
10 9 (18.75%) JSON
11 8 (16.67%) Subversion
11 8 (16.67%) Waterfall
11 8 (16.67%) JavaScript
11 8 (16.67%) WSDL
11 8 (16.67%) AIX
11 8 (16.67%) Linux
11 8 (16.67%) Objective-C
12 7 (14.58%) OOP
12 7 (14.58%) Windows XP
12 7 (14.58%) C
12 7 (14.58%) C++
12 7 (14.58%) HTML
12 7 (14.58%) Mac OS

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 6 (12.50%) JBoss
2 1 (2.08%) CICS
2 1 (2.08%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) GitHub
1 1 (2.08%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.42%) Internet
2 2 (4.17%) Firewall
2 2 (4.17%) NetScreen
3 1 (2.08%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.08%) DB2
Development Applications
1 13 (27.08%) Git (software)
2 8 (16.67%) Subversion
3 6 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (8.33%) Jenkins
5 3 (6.25%) Gradle
5 3 (6.25%) JIRA
5 3 (6.25%) SpecFlow
5 3 (6.25%) TestComplete
6 2 (4.17%) Cucumber
6 2 (4.17%) JUnit
6 2 (4.17%) Mockito
6 2 (4.17%) TeamCity
7 1 (2.08%) Ant
7 1 (2.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (2.08%) ClearCase
7 1 (2.08%) JIRA Agile
7 1 (2.08%) Selenium
7 1 (2.08%) SoapUI
7 1 (2.08%) VersionOne
General
1 35 (72.92%) Finance
2 34 (70.83%) Banking
3 3 (6.25%) Retail
3 3 (6.25%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.08%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (39.58%) Developer
2 16 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 10 (20.83%) Scrum Master
4 8 (16.67%) Analyst
4 8 (16.67%) Business Analyst
5 7 (14.58%) Banking Analyst
6 6 (12.50%) Banking Business Analyst
7 5 (10.42%) Agile Business Analyst
7 5 (10.42%) Architect
8 4 (8.33%) Agile Scrum Master
9 3 (6.25%) Banking Project Manager
9 3 (6.25%) Project Manager
10 2 (4.17%) Agile Coach
10 2 (4.17%) Agile Developer
10 2 (4.17%) Android Developer
10 2 (4.17%) Digital Delivery Manager
10 2 (4.17%) Integration Architect
10 2 (4.17%) Senior Digital Project Manager
10 2 (4.17%) Senior Project Manager
10 2 (4.17%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.83%) Java EE
1 10 (20.83%) XML
2 9 (18.75%) JSON
2 9 (18.75%) Web Services
3 8 (16.67%) WSDL
4 7 (14.58%) AngularJS
4 7 (14.58%) HTML
4 7 (14.58%) HTML5
4 7 (14.58%) jQuery
5 5 (10.42%) J2EE
6 4 (8.33%) .NET
6 4 (8.33%) Spring
7 3 (6.25%) Hibernate
7 3 (6.25%) Velocity
8 2 (4.17%) JPA
8 2 (4.17%) Spring MVC
9 1 (2.08%) Gherkin
9 1 (2.08%) JMS
9 1 (2.08%) RESTful
9 1 (2.08%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.33%) User Experience
2 3 (6.25%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.08%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (2.08%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.08%) Online Banking
3 1 (2.08%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.83%) Windows
2 8 (16.67%) AIX
2 8 (16.67%) Linux
3 7 (14.58%) Mac OS
3 7 (14.58%) Windows Vista
3 7 (14.58%) Windows XP
4 2 (4.17%) Android
5 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (41.67%) Scrum
2 19 (39.58%) TDD
3 16 (33.33%) BDD
4 13 (27.08%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (22.92%) SDLC
5 11 (22.92%) Software Engineering
6 10 (20.83%) OO
7 8 (16.67%) Waterfall
8 7 (14.58%) Data Protection
8 7 (14.58%) Kanban
8 7 (14.58%) OOP
9 6 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
9 6 (12.50%) Project Management
10 5 (10.42%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (10.42%) Test Automation
11 4 (8.33%) Coaching
11 4 (8.33%) Code Coverage
11 4 (8.33%) Migration
12 3 (6.25%) Mentoring
13 2 (4.17%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (35.42%) Java
2 8 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 8 (16.67%) Objective-C
3 7 (14.58%) C
3 7 (14.58%) C++
4 3 (6.25%) SQL
5 1 (2.08%) Apple Swift
5 1 (2.08%) Assembly Language
5 1 (2.08%) COBOL
5 1 (2.08%) Jython
5 1 (2.08%) Korn
5 1 (2.08%) Perl
5 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (20.83%) Degree
2 3 (6.25%) CCEA
2 3 (6.25%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (2.08%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.25%) Citrix
2 3 (6.25%) Oracle
3 2 (4.17%) F5
3 2 (4.17%) Juniper
3 2 (4.17%) VMware
4 1 (2.08%) Chordiant
4 1 (2.08%) IBM
4 1 (2.08%) Rally
4 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.08%) ServiceNow
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Experis Ltd
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