The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 8 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 52 75 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 12.50% 17.05% 15.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.46% 20.49% 19.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 65 49
Median daily rate £450 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £252 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £701 £578 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.84% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £41.72 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +1.42%
Agile Software Development
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Lancashire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
316 366 410
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 75.96% 83.18% 79.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 236 259
Median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £565 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 38 32
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% +48.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £13.00 £20.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.33 £42.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Lancashire 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 Lancashire

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Lancashire region.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Lancashire region.

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

Agile Software Development
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Blackpool -1 37 £475 +35.71% 4
Preston +12 12 £365 -29.63% 6
Blackburn - 1 £300 -
Agile Software Development
North West

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 61 (41.22%) Project Management
2 50 (33.78%) Linux
3 48 (32.43%) Waterfall
4 46 (31.08%) Finance
5 45 (30.41%) Java
6 43 (29.05%) Oracle
7 36 (24.32%) Agile Project Management
8 29 (19.59%) Risk Management
9 27 (18.24%) Security Cleared
10 26 (17.57%) Migration
11 25 (16.89%) Supplier Management
12 24 (16.22%) Open Source
12 24 (16.22%) Tuxedo
13 23 (15.54%) COBOL
14 21 (14.19%) UML
15 20 (13.51%) Service Design
16 19 (12.84%) User Stories
16 19 (12.84%) Red Hat
16 19 (12.84%) JavaScript
16 19 (12.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 18 (12.16%) Use Case
17 18 (12.16%) VME
17 18 (12.16%) OO
18 17 (11.49%) Apache
18 17 (11.49%) Unix
18 17 (11.49%) Configuration Management
18 17 (11.49%) Business Analysis
19 16 (10.81%) Mainframe
19 16 (10.81%) Windows
19 16 (10.81%) Web Services

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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 24 (16.22%) Tuxedo
2 17 (11.49%) Apache
3 6 (4.05%) JBoss
4 3 (2.03%) Node.js
5 2 (1.35%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.35%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.68%) CMS
6 1 (0.68%) IIS
6 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (2.70%) MS Office
2 1 (0.68%) Doxygen
2 1 (0.68%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (9.46%) Cloud Computing
2 12 (8.11%) IaaS
3 8 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.68%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (9.46%) HTTP
2 7 (4.73%) Internet
3 5 (3.38%) HTTPS
3 5 (3.38%) LDAP
4 1 (0.68%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.11%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (6.76%) Oracle Reports
3 8 (5.41%) MongoDB
4 6 (4.05%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (4.05%) Relational Database
5 5 (3.38%) Neo4j
6 4 (2.70%) SQL Server
7 3 (2.03%) MySQL
7 3 (2.03%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.35%) Big Data
9 1 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.68%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.68%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.68%) Qlik Sense
9 1 (0.68%) QlikView
9 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.68%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 11 (7.43%) JIRA
2 9 (6.08%) Visual Studio
3 6 (4.05%) ClearCase
3 6 (4.05%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.03%) JUnit
4 3 (2.03%) NUnit
4 3 (2.03%) Rational Robot
5 2 (1.35%) Ant
5 2 (1.35%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.35%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.35%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.68%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (0.68%) Bower
6 1 (0.68%) gulp
6 1 (0.68%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.68%) NuGet
6 1 (0.68%) PHPUnit
6 1 (0.68%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.68%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.68%) Travis CI
General
1 46 (31.08%) Finance
2 4 (2.70%) Law
3 3 (2.03%) Avionics
3 3 (2.03%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.03%) Military
4 2 (1.35%) Banking
4 2 (1.35%) Legal
4 2 (1.35%) Retail
5 1 (0.68%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 41 (27.70%) Developer
2 37 (25.00%) Delivery Manager
3 31 (20.95%) Analyst
4 25 (16.89%) Business Analyst
5 19 (12.84%) Architect
5 19 (12.84%) Digital Delivery Manager
6 18 (12.16%) Java Developer
7 14 (9.46%) Technical Analyst
8 12 (8.11%) Technical Business Analyst
9 10 (6.76%) Digital Analyst
9 10 (6.76%) Digital Business Analyst
9 10 (6.76%) Security Architect
10 9 (6.08%) Senior Analyst
10 9 (6.08%) Software Developer
11 8 (5.41%) Agile Delivery Manager
11 8 (5.41%) Senior Business Analyst
11 8 (5.41%) Senior Developer
11 8 (5.41%) Technical Delivery Manager
11 8 (5.41%) Technical Manager
12 7 (4.73%) Digital Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (10.81%) Web Services
2 14 (9.46%) HTML
3 12 (8.11%) .NET
4 11 (7.43%) REST
5 10 (6.76%) Middleware
5 10 (6.76%) XML
6 9 (6.08%) JSON
7 8 (5.41%) .NET Framework
8 7 (4.73%) CSS
8 7 (4.73%) SOAP
9 5 (3.38%) Dropwizard
9 5 (3.38%) Entity Framework
9 5 (3.38%) Hibernate
9 5 (3.38%) SAML
9 5 (3.38%) WinForms
9 5 (3.38%) WPF
9 5 (3.38%) XSD
9 5 (3.38%) XSLT
10 4 (2.70%) HTML5
10 4 (2.70%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.81%) Mainframe
2 13 (8.78%) Private Cloud
3 7 (4.73%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.38%) User Experience
5 4 (2.70%) PKI
6 2 (1.35%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.35%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.35%) iPad
6 2 (1.35%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.35%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.68%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.68%) NHS
7 1 (0.68%) Social Media
7 1 (0.68%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 50 (33.78%) Linux
2 19 (12.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 18 (12.16%) VME
4 17 (11.49%) Unix
5 16 (10.81%) Windows
6 6 (4.05%) Mac OS X
7 3 (2.03%) Windows Server
8 2 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.68%) Android
9 1 (0.68%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.68%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (41.22%) Project Management
2 48 (32.43%) Waterfall
3 36 (24.32%) Agile Project Management
4 29 (19.59%) Risk Management
5 26 (17.57%) Migration
6 25 (16.89%) Supplier Management
7 24 (16.22%) Open Source
8 21 (14.19%) UML
9 20 (13.51%) Service Design
10 19 (12.84%) User Stories
11 18 (12.16%) OO
11 18 (12.16%) Use Case
12 17 (11.49%) Business Analysis
12 17 (11.49%) Configuration Management
13 16 (10.81%) OOA/OOD
14 15 (10.14%) Continuous Integration
15 14 (9.46%) Security Architecture
15 14 (9.46%) TDD
16 13 (8.78%) Scrum
17 12 (8.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 45 (30.41%) Java
2 23 (15.54%) COBOL
3 19 (12.84%) JavaScript
4 16 (10.81%) Python
5 12 (8.11%) C++
6 11 (7.43%) Bash Shell
6 11 (7.43%) C#
7 7 (4.73%) VB
8 6 (4.05%) SQL
9 5 (3.38%) Lua
10 4 (2.70%) C
11 3 (2.03%) Ada
12 2 (1.35%) Apex Code
12 2 (1.35%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.68%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.68%) R
13 1 (0.68%) Scala
13 1 (0.68%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.68%) VB6
Qualifications
1 27 (18.24%) Security Cleared
2 15 (10.14%) SC Cleared
3 12 (8.11%) BPSS Clearance
4 11 (7.43%) CISSP
5 5 (3.38%) CISM
6 4 (2.70%) CESG Certified Professional
6 4 (2.70%) CISMP
7 3 (2.03%) Degree
8 2 (1.35%) CLAS
9 1 (0.68%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.14%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.35%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.35%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.68%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.68%) BitLocker
2 1 (0.68%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (8.11%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (7.43%) Puppet
3 5 (3.38%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.68%) StatsD
Vendors
1 43 (29.05%) Oracle
2 19 (12.84%) Red Hat
3 15 (10.14%) Micro Focus
4 11 (7.43%) SaltStack
5 9 (6.08%) VMware
6 4 (2.70%) Microsoft
6 4 (2.70%) ServiceNow
7 2 (1.35%) HP
7 2 (1.35%) IBM
7 2 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.35%) Siebel
8 1 (0.68%) Apigee
8 1 (0.68%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.68%) Axway
8 1 (0.68%) Citrix
8 1 (0.68%) DevExpress
8 1 (0.68%) Mashery
8 1 (0.68%) Tableau
8 1 (0.68%) Teradata
Leyland, Lancashire
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