The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Macclesfield 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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 4 7 7
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 9 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Macclesfield 21.95% 9.68% 11.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 27.27% 14.29% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 5
Average daily rate £355 - £340
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 - £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £765 - £367
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £398 £364
% change year-on-year
+0.51% +9.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.50 £36.40 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+22.25% -0.27%
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 Macclesfield region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Macclesfield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
33 21 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Macclesfield 80.49% 67.74% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 6 23
Average daily rate £355 £450 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.11% +24.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £400 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £513 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Macclesfield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Macclesfield

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Macclesfield

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Macclesfield

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Macclesfield region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Macclesfield

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Macclesfield 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 12 (75.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (37.50%) Project Management
2 6 (37.50%) Change Management
2 6 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (37.50%) Waterfall
3 4 (25.00%) Life Science
3 4 (25.00%) Master Data Management
3 4 (25.00%) User Stories
3 4 (25.00%) Data Management
3 4 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (25.00%) Finance
3 4 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 4 (25.00%) ETL
3 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (25.00%) SAP
3 4 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (18.75%) Marketing
5 2 (12.50%) Degree
5 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 2 (12.50%) Visualisation
5 2 (12.50%) QlikView
5 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (12.50%) Project Governance
5 2 (12.50%) Agile Project Management
5 2 (12.50%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (12.50%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 2 (12.50%) Linux
5 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
5 2 (12.50%) Validation
5 2 (12.50%) MBA

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Macclesfield 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 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS Project
2 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (12.50%) AWS CloudFormation
1 2 (12.50%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon S3
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (6.25%) AWS CloudTrail
2 1 (6.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (12.50%) QlikView
3 1 (6.25%) Amazon RDS
General
1 12 (75.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (18.75%) Marketing
4 2 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Analyst
1 6 (37.50%) Business Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Data Business Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Developer
2 2 (12.50%) Process Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
2 2 (12.50%) QlikView Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Data Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) IT Director
3 1 (6.25%) Marketing Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Marketing Business Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Master Data Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Programme Director
3 1 (6.25%) Programme Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Programme Test Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Test Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Test Programme Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Transformation Director
3 1 (6.25%) UAT Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Life Science
2 2 (12.50%) Visualisation
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Change Management
1 6 (37.50%) Project Management
1 6 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
1 6 (37.50%) Waterfall
2 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (25.00%) Data Management
2 4 (25.00%) ETL
2 4 (25.00%) Master Data Management
2 4 (25.00%) User Stories
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Project Management
3 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
3 2 (12.50%) Migration
3 2 (12.50%) Programme Management
3 2 (12.50%) Project Governance
3 2 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) SAP Implementation
3 2 (12.50%) Scrum
3 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 2 (12.50%) Validation
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
1 2 (12.50%) MBA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft