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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 3 16 23
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +7
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 15 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 25.42% 2.60% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 31.91% 3.57% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 1
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£375 £455 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.58% +22.97%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.13 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+3.21% +7.69%
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
47 56 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 79.66% 72.73% 80.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 29 48
Average daily rate £375 £413 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +11.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £470 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -22.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 29 May 2015.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Knutsford

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 21 (70.00%) Finance
2 16 (53.33%) Banking
2 16 (53.33%) Waterfall
2 16 (53.33%) SDLC
3 14 (46.67%) Java
4 11 (36.67%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (36.67%) Software Engineering
4 11 (36.67%) Degree
5 9 (30.00%) TDD
5 9 (30.00%) Git (software)
5 9 (30.00%) Linux
5 9 (30.00%) OOP
6 8 (26.67%) XML
6 8 (26.67%) Oracle
6 8 (26.67%) Subversion
7 7 (23.33%) JSON
7 7 (23.33%) jQuery
7 7 (23.33%) HTML5
7 7 (23.33%) Project Management
7 7 (23.33%) IBM
7 7 (23.33%) J2EE
7 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
7 7 (23.33%) HTML
7 7 (23.33%) OO
7 7 (23.33%) JBoss
8 6 (20.00%) Windows XP
8 6 (20.00%) Web Services
8 6 (20.00%) Windows
8 6 (20.00%) AIX
8 6 (20.00%) .NET

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 7 (23.33%) JBoss
2 5 (16.67%) CICS
3 3 (10.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.33%) AquaLogic
4 1 (3.33%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) DB2
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (30.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (26.67%) Subversion
3 4 (13.33%) Jenkins
3 4 (13.33%) Maven
4 3 (10.00%) PhpStorm
5 1 (3.33%) Lombardi
5 1 (3.33%) PHPUnit
General
1 21 (70.00%) Finance
2 16 (53.33%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Retail Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Retail
3 1 (3.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Developer
2 8 (26.67%) Java Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Designer
3 4 (13.33%) PHP Developer
4 3 (10.00%) WebSphere Administrator
4 3 (10.00%) Integration Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Architect
4 3 (10.00%) Administrator
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Team Leader
5 2 (6.67%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Agile Java Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Agile Coach
5 2 (6.67%) Development Team Leader
5 2 (6.67%) ScrumMaster
6 1 (3.33%) ATM Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Manager
6 1 (3.33%) PHP Web Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Agile Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (26.67%) XML
2 7 (23.33%) JSON
2 7 (23.33%) jQuery
2 7 (23.33%) HTML5
2 7 (23.33%) J2EE
2 7 (23.33%) HTML
3 6 (20.00%) Web Services
3 6 (20.00%) .NET
3 6 (20.00%) JSP
3 6 (20.00%) WSDL
3 6 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 6 (20.00%) Java EE
4 5 (16.67%) Spring
4 5 (16.67%) JNDI
4 5 (16.67%) JDBC
4 5 (16.67%) JMS
5 4 (13.33%) Apache CXF
5 4 (13.33%) Apache Camel
5 4 (13.33%) JAX-RS
6 1 (3.33%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) IBM Mainframe
1 5 (16.67%) Mainframe
2 1 (3.33%) Online Banking
2 1 (3.33%) Mobile Payment
2 1 (3.33%) User Experience
2 1 (3.33%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 9 (30.00%) Linux
2 6 (20.00%) Windows XP
2 6 (20.00%) Windows
2 6 (20.00%) AIX
2 6 (20.00%) Mac OS
2 6 (20.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) Waterfall
1 16 (53.33%) SDLC
2 11 (36.67%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (36.67%) Software Engineering
3 9 (30.00%) TDD
3 9 (30.00%) OOP
4 7 (23.33%) Project Management
4 7 (23.33%) OO
5 6 (20.00%) Scrum
5 6 (20.00%) Agile Project Management
5 6 (20.00%) BDD
6 4 (13.33%) Unit Testing
7 3 (10.00%) Test Scripting
7 3 (10.00%) Kanban
7 3 (10.00%) Migration
7 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (6.67%) Service Management
8 2 (6.67%) MVC
8 2 (6.67%) UML
8 2 (6.67%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (46.67%) Java
2 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
3 6 (20.00%) C
3 6 (20.00%) C++
3 6 (20.00%) Objective-C
4 4 (13.33%) PHP
5 3 (10.00%) Perl
5 3 (10.00%) Python
6 2 (6.67%) Shell Script
6 2 (6.67%) PHP5
7 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (36.67%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.33%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Oracle
2 7 (23.33%) IBM
3 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (10.00%) VMware
5 1 (3.33%) Pega
5 1 (3.33%) HP
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