The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the M4 Corridor region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Agile Software Development
South East / M4 Corridor
Rank - 4 4
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor - 15.38% 10.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 22.22% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £45.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-8.88% +21.62%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the M4 Corridor region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
M4 Corridor
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 50.00% 69.23% 60.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 5
Median daily rate £500 £288 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+73.91% -26.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-10.89% +52.94%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in the M4 Corridor

The demand trend of contract jobs across the M4 Corridor 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 the M4 Corridor

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Agile Software Development across the M4 Corridor region.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in the M4 Corridor

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the M4 Corridor

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 M4 Corridor region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (60.00%) Atlassian
1 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (40.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (40.00%) Business Transformation
2 2 (40.00%) Product Management
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Data Mart
3 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) Adabas
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) Software AG
3 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (20.00%) Talend
3 1 (20.00%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in the M4 Corridor 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Adabas
1 1 (20.00%) Data Mart
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Talend Open Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Product Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Report Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Report Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum Master
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) Business Transformation
2 2 (40.00%) Product Management
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (20.00%) Software AG
2 1 (20.00%) Talend