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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 2 4 16
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +12
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 35 15 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 38.89% 24.59% 2.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 42.17% 29.41% 3.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 10 2
Median daily rate £425 £375 £455
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -17.58%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £36.13 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.72% +3.21%
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
83 51 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 92.22% 83.61% 73.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 36 30
Median daily rate £425 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.03%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%

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
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 May 2016.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Knutsford

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 40 (56.34%) Finance
2 34 (47.89%) Continuous Integration
3 32 (45.07%) TDD
3 32 (45.07%) Java
4 31 (43.66%) Banking
5 29 (40.85%) Test Automation
6 26 (36.62%) DevOps
7 25 (35.21%) Team Foundation Server
8 23 (32.39%) Software Engineering
8 23 (32.39%) .NET
8 23 (32.39%) MS Excel
8 23 (32.39%) Microsoft
8 23 (32.39%) Code Coverage
9 21 (29.58%) Windows
10 20 (28.17%) Degree
10 20 (28.17%) SpecFlow
11 19 (26.76%) TestComplete
11 19 (26.76%) Scrum
12 12 (16.90%) SDLC
12 12 (16.90%) Git (software)
12 12 (16.90%) Project Management
12 12 (16.90%) SQL
13 11 (15.49%) JBoss
13 11 (15.49%) Oracle
14 10 (14.08%) Kanban
14 10 (14.08%) Jenkins
15 9 (12.68%) JavaScript
16 8 (11.27%) Hibernate
16 8 (11.27%) Migration
16 8 (11.27%) J2EE

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 11 (15.49%) JBoss
2 6 (8.45%) CICS
2 6 (8.45%) WebLogic
2 6 (8.45%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.82%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (2.82%) OpenStack
Applications
1 23 (32.39%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.23%) GitHub
2 2 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.82%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.82%) Engine Yard
2 2 (2.82%) Heroku
2 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.41%) Office 365
3 1 (1.41%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.04%) Internet
2 1 (1.41%) Firewall
2 1 (1.41%) NetScreen
2 1 (1.41%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.45%) DB2
2 2 (2.82%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.41%) OLTP
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 25 (35.21%) Team Foundation Server
2 20 (28.17%) SpecFlow
3 19 (26.76%) TestComplete
4 12 (16.90%) Git (software)
5 10 (14.08%) Jenkins
6 7 (9.86%) ClearCase
6 7 (9.86%) Gradle
6 7 (9.86%) Subversion
7 6 (8.45%) TeamCity
8 5 (7.04%) JIRA
9 4 (5.63%) Vagrant
10 3 (4.23%) Sonatype Nexus
11 2 (2.82%) Ant
11 2 (2.82%) Cucumber
11 2 (2.82%) JUnit
11 2 (2.82%) Mockito
12 1 (1.41%) Artifactory
12 1 (1.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 1 (1.41%) Selenium
12 1 (1.41%) SoapUI
General
1 40 (56.34%) Finance
2 31 (43.66%) Banking
3 1 (1.41%) Retail
3 1 (1.41%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (23.94%) Developer
2 14 (19.72%) Consultant
3 13 (18.31%) DevOps Consultant
4 12 (16.90%) Java Developer
5 9 (12.68%) Architect
5 9 (12.68%) Integration Consultant
6 7 (9.86%) Scrum Master
7 6 (8.45%) DevOps Engineer
8 5 (7.04%) Agile Developer
8 5 (7.04%) Agile Java Developer
8 5 (7.04%) Analyst
8 5 (7.04%) Business Analyst
9 4 (5.63%) .NET Developer
9 4 (5.63%) .NET Software Developer
9 4 (5.63%) Agile .NET Developer
9 4 (5.63%) Agile Business Analyst
9 4 (5.63%) Agile Coach
9 4 (5.63%) Designer
9 4 (5.63%) Java Software Developer
9 4 (5.63%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (32.39%) .NET
2 8 (11.27%) Hibernate
2 8 (11.27%) J2EE
2 8 (11.27%) Web Services
2 8 (11.27%) XML
3 6 (8.45%) EJB
3 6 (8.45%) JMS
3 6 (8.45%) JSP
3 6 (8.45%) Servlets
3 6 (8.45%) Struts
3 6 (8.45%) WSDL
3 6 (8.45%) XSD
4 3 (4.23%) HTML
5 2 (2.82%) JPA
5 2 (2.82%) JSON
5 2 (2.82%) MCollective
5 2 (2.82%) Spring
5 2 (2.82%) Spring MVC
5 2 (2.82%) XMPP
6 1 (1.41%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.27%) User Experience
2 6 (8.45%) Mainframe
2 6 (8.45%) PMI
3 5 (7.04%) IBM Mainframe
4 3 (4.23%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.23%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.82%) Clustering
5 2 (2.82%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.41%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.41%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 21 (29.58%) Windows
2 4 (5.63%) Linux
3 3 (4.23%) Android
3 3 (4.23%) Unix
4 2 (2.82%) CentOS
4 2 (2.82%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.41%) AIX
5 1 (1.41%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (47.89%) Continuous Integration
2 32 (45.07%) TDD
3 29 (40.85%) Test Automation
4 26 (36.62%) DevOps
5 23 (32.39%) Code Coverage
5 23 (32.39%) Software Engineering
6 19 (26.76%) Scrum
7 12 (16.90%) Project Management
7 12 (16.90%) SDLC
8 10 (14.08%) Kanban
9 8 (11.27%) BDD
9 8 (11.27%) Migration
10 7 (9.86%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (8.45%) Agile Project Management
11 6 (8.45%) CMMI
11 6 (8.45%) PRINCE
11 6 (8.45%) PRINCE2
11 6 (8.45%) RUP
11 6 (8.45%) Service Management
11 6 (8.45%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 32 (45.07%) Java
2 12 (16.90%) SQL
3 9 (12.68%) JavaScript
4 6 (8.45%) Assembly Language
4 6 (8.45%) COBOL
5 5 (7.04%) Python
5 5 (7.04%) Ruby
6 2 (2.82%) Apple Swift
6 2 (2.82%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.82%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.41%) Go
7 1 (1.41%) Jython
7 1 (1.41%) Korn
7 1 (1.41%) Perl
7 1 (1.41%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.41%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 20 (28.17%) Degree
2 7 (9.86%) CCEA
2 7 (9.86%) Citrix Certification
3 6 (8.45%) PMI Certification
4 3 (4.23%) Sun Certification
5 2 (2.82%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) QA
2 1 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (4.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.82%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (9.86%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (9.86%) Puppet
2 2 (2.82%) Ansible
2 2 (2.82%) BMC PATROL
2 2 (2.82%) Cobbler
2 2 (2.82%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (2.82%) Nagios
3 1 (1.41%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 23 (32.39%) Microsoft
2 11 (15.49%) Oracle
3 7 (9.86%) Citrix
4 6 (8.45%) Chordiant
5 5 (7.04%) IBM
6 3 (4.23%) Red Hat
6 3 (4.23%) Sun
6 3 (4.23%) VMware
7 2 (2.82%) BMC
8 1 (1.41%) F5
8 1 (1.41%) Google
8 1 (1.41%) Juniper
8 1 (1.41%) Rally
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