The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 7 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 24 28 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 13.56% 16.28% 14.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.78% 20.74% 18.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 6 6
Median daily rate £475 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £320 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £475 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.73 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+12.65% +4.79%
Agile Software Development
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
135 135 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 76.27% 78.49% 78.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 54 49
Median daily rate £500 £550 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £318 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £650 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Midlands 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 Midlands

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 19 (35.19%) Waterfall
2 15 (27.78%) SQL
3 14 (25.93%) Microsoft
3 14 (25.93%) Retail
3 14 (25.93%) SDLC
4 13 (24.07%) Enterprise Architecture
4 13 (24.07%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (24.07%) Oracle
4 13 (24.07%) CRM
4 13 (24.07%) SharePoint
5 12 (22.22%) Business Analysis
5 12 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (20.37%) Dynamics CRM
6 11 (20.37%) Windows
6 11 (20.37%) SQL Server
7 10 (18.52%) .NET
7 10 (18.52%) C#
7 10 (18.52%) MS Excel
7 10 (18.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (18.52%) Data Management
7 10 (18.52%) Zachman Framework
7 10 (18.52%) TOGAF
7 10 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure
7 10 (18.52%) Office 365
8 9 (16.67%) Yammer
8 9 (16.67%) Case Management
8 9 (16.67%) Infor
8 9 (16.67%) Skype for Business
8 9 (16.67%) Integration Testing
8 9 (16.67%) Document Management

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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 13 (24.07%) SharePoint
2 9 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
2 9 (16.67%) Skype for Business
3 3 (5.56%) CMS
4 2 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (3.70%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.85%) Confluence
5 1 (1.85%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.85%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (18.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (20.37%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (18.52%) Office 365
2 9 (16.67%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.56%) DNS
1 3 (5.56%) Firewall
2 1 (1.85%) HTTP
2 1 (1.85%) SSL
2 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.37%) SQL Server
2 10 (18.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (9.26%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (7.41%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (3.70%) BusinessObjects XI
6 2 (3.70%) NoSQL
6 2 (3.70%) OLAP
6 2 (3.70%) OLAP Cube
6 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.85%) Looker
7 1 (1.85%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.85%) Power BI
7 1 (1.85%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Selenium
2 2 (3.70%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.85%) Ant
3 1 (1.85%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.85%) IntelliJ
3 1 (1.85%) JIRA
3 1 (1.85%) SpecFlow
3 1 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (25.93%) Retail
2 7 (12.96%) Finance
3 3 (5.56%) Banking
3 3 (5.56%) Retail Banking
4 2 (3.70%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.70%) Marketing
5 1 (1.85%) Local Government
5 1 (1.85%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (24.07%) Architect
2 11 (20.37%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (14.81%) Analyst
4 6 (11.11%) Developer
5 5 (9.26%) Consultant
5 5 (9.26%) CRM Architect
5 5 (9.26%) CRM Solutions Architect
5 5 (9.26%) Dynamics CRM Architect
5 5 (9.26%) Project Manager
6 4 (7.41%) CRM Consultant
6 4 (7.41%) CRM Technical Consultant
6 4 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
6 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Consultant
6 4 (7.41%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
6 4 (7.41%) Technical Consultant
7 3 (5.56%) Business Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) Migration Consultant
7 3 (5.56%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
7 3 (5.56%) Software Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Transformation Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (18.52%) .NET
2 6 (11.11%) Web Services
3 4 (7.41%) COM
4 2 (3.70%) JSON
5 1 (1.85%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.85%) CSS
5 1 (1.85%) Gherkin
5 1 (1.85%) J2EE
5 1 (1.85%) Node.js
5 1 (1.85%) Play Framework
5 1 (1.85%) REST
5 1 (1.85%) SOAP
5 1 (1.85%) Spring
5 1 (1.85%) Struts
5 1 (1.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.41%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.56%) NHS
4 1 (1.85%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.85%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.85%) EPoS
4 1 (1.85%) Fintech
4 1 (1.85%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.37%) Windows
2 6 (11.11%) Linux
3 2 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (35.19%) Waterfall
2 14 (25.93%) SDLC
3 13 (24.07%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (24.07%) CRM
3 13 (24.07%) Enterprise Architecture
4 12 (22.22%) Business Analysis
5 10 (18.52%) Data Management
5 10 (18.52%) TOGAF
5 10 (18.52%) Zachman Framework
6 9 (16.67%) Case Management
6 9 (16.67%) Document Management
6 9 (16.67%) Integration Testing
7 8 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (14.81%) Project Management
7 8 (14.81%) Scrum
7 8 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (9.26%) Presales
9 4 (7.41%) BDD
9 4 (7.41%) Data Analysis
10 3 (5.56%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 15 (27.78%) SQL
2 10 (18.52%) C#
3 5 (9.26%) T-SQL
4 4 (7.41%) Java
5 3 (5.56%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.70%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.70%) Perl
6 2 (3.70%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.85%) Groovy
7 1 (1.85%) Python
7 1 (1.85%) Ruby
7 1 (1.85%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (7.41%) ISTQB
2 3 (5.56%) Degree
2 3 (5.56%) ISEB
3 1 (1.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 9 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (25.93%) Microsoft
2 13 (24.07%) Oracle
3 9 (16.67%) Infor
3 9 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
3 9 (16.67%) SAP
4 2 (3.70%) EMC
4 2 (3.70%) HP
4 2 (3.70%) Kronos
4 2 (3.70%) Sitecore
4 2 (3.70%) VMware
4 2 (3.70%) webMethods
5 1 (1.85%) BEA
5 1 (1.85%) Informatica
5 1 (1.85%) Pega
5 1 (1.85%) Wind River
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