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 2 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 3 15 21
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +6
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 28 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 32.94% 3.70% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 40.58% 5.08% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 3 1
Average daily rate
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£375 £439 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.57% +14.02%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.44%
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
69 59 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 81.18% 72.84% 84.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 33 47
Average daily rate £400 £401 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.24% +4.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £250 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £572 £470 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £15.77 - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

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 2 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 2 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 23 (54.76%) Finance
2 20 (47.62%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (42.86%) Banking
4 15 (35.71%) TDD
4 15 (35.71%) Degree
4 15 (35.71%) Waterfall
4 15 (35.71%) Java
5 13 (30.95%) Software Engineering
5 13 (30.95%) SDLC
6 12 (28.57%) Git (software)
7 11 (26.19%) Windows
8 10 (23.81%) Linux
9 9 (21.43%) OOP
10 8 (19.05%) XML
10 8 (19.05%) JavaScript
10 8 (19.05%) HTML
10 8 (19.05%) BDD
10 8 (19.05%) HTML5
10 8 (19.05%) Subversion
10 8 (19.05%) JSON
11 7 (16.67%) Jenkins
11 7 (16.67%) jQuery
11 7 (16.67%) Web Services
11 7 (16.67%) Oracle
11 7 (16.67%) .NET
11 7 (16.67%) OO
11 7 (16.67%) WSDL
11 7 (16.67%) Scrum
12 6 (14.29%) Objective-C
12 6 (14.29%) Microsoft

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 6 (14.29%) JBoss
2 3 (7.14%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.38%) Node.js
3 1 (2.38%) CICS
3 1 (2.38%) AquaLogic
Applications
1 5 (11.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) MySQL
1 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.38%) DB2
Development Applications
1 12 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 8 (19.05%) Subversion
3 7 (16.67%) Jenkins
4 6 (14.29%) Maven
5 5 (11.90%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (9.52%) SpecFlow
6 4 (9.52%) TestComplete
6 4 (9.52%) TeamCity
7 3 (7.14%) Hudson
7 3 (7.14%) PhpStorm
8 1 (2.38%) PHPUnit
8 1 (2.38%) Lombardi
General
1 23 (54.76%) Finance
2 18 (42.86%) Banking
3 4 (9.52%) Retail
4 3 (7.14%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.38%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (30.95%) Developer
2 8 (19.05%) Java Developer
3 7 (16.67%) Architect
4 4 (9.52%) Project Manager
4 4 (9.52%) PHP Developer
4 4 (9.52%) Designer
5 3 (7.14%) Agile Coach
5 3 (7.14%) ScrumMaster
5 3 (7.14%) Integration Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Business Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Integration Architect
5 3 (7.14%) Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) WebSphere Administrator
5 3 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Administrator
6 2 (4.76%) Programme Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Agile Java Developer
7 1 (2.38%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Change Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.05%) HTML
1 8 (19.05%) XML
1 8 (19.05%) JSON
1 8 (19.05%) HTML5
2 7 (16.67%) jQuery
2 7 (16.67%) Web Services
2 7 (16.67%) WSDL
2 7 (16.67%) .NET
3 6 (14.29%) Java EE
3 6 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 5 (11.90%) Spring
5 4 (9.52%) J2EE
6 3 (7.14%) JSP
6 3 (7.14%) Apache Camel
6 3 (7.14%) JAX-RS
6 3 (7.14%) Apache CXF
7 2 (4.76%) Servlets
7 2 (4.76%) EJB
7 2 (4.76%) CSS
7 2 (4.76%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.14%) Online Banking
3 2 (4.76%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (2.38%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (2.38%) User Experience
4 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.38%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (2.38%) PMI
4 1 (2.38%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.19%) Windows
2 10 (23.81%) Linux
3 6 (14.29%) Windows XP
3 6 (14.29%) Windows Vista
3 6 (14.29%) Mac OS
3 6 (14.29%) AIX
4 1 (2.38%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (47.62%) Continuous Integration
2 15 (35.71%) Waterfall
2 15 (35.71%) TDD
3 13 (30.95%) Software Engineering
3 13 (30.95%) SDLC
4 9 (21.43%) OOP
5 8 (19.05%) BDD
6 7 (16.67%) Scrum
6 7 (16.67%) OO
7 6 (14.29%) Test Automation
8 5 (11.90%) Project Management
8 5 (11.90%) Migration
9 4 (9.52%) Code Coverage
10 3 (7.14%) UML
10 3 (7.14%) Business Analysis
10 3 (7.14%) MVC
10 3 (7.14%) Test Scripting
11 2 (4.76%) Unit Testing
11 2 (4.76%) Kanban
11 2 (4.76%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 15 (35.71%) Java
2 8 (19.05%) JavaScript
3 6 (14.29%) Perl
3 6 (14.29%) C
3 6 (14.29%) C++
3 6 (14.29%) Python
3 6 (14.29%) 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 3 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (16.67%) Oracle
2 6 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.14%) IBM
3 3 (7.14%) VMware
4 1 (2.38%) Pega
4 1 (2.38%) HP