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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 5 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 28 28 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 14.97% 14.00% 12.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 19.18% 17.61% 16.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 7 4
Median daily rate £475 £450 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £320 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £460 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.59% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.92 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.30% +6.66%
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
146 159 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 78.07% 79.50% 75.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 58 46
Median daily rate £500 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £320 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £620 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.09%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 20 (37.74%) Waterfall
2 16 (30.19%) SDLC
2 16 (30.19%) CRM
3 15 (28.30%) SharePoint
3 15 (28.30%) Microsoft
3 15 (28.30%) Enterprise Architecture
4 14 (26.42%) Retail
4 14 (26.42%) SQL
4 14 (26.42%) Oracle
4 14 (26.42%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (24.53%) Windows
5 13 (24.53%) Business Analysis
5 13 (24.53%) Dynamics CRM
6 12 (22.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (22.64%) Zachman Framework
6 12 (22.64%) TOGAF
6 12 (22.64%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (22.64%) SQL Server
6 12 (22.64%) .NET
6 12 (22.64%) C#
6 12 (22.64%) Office 365
6 12 (22.64%) Microsoft Azure
7 11 (20.75%) Integration Testing
7 11 (20.75%) Infor
7 11 (20.75%) Skype for Business
7 11 (20.75%) Yammer
7 11 (20.75%) Case Management
7 11 (20.75%) SAP
7 11 (20.75%) Oracle Reports
7 11 (20.75%) MS Excel

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 15 (28.30%) SharePoint
2 11 (20.75%) BizTalk Server
2 11 (20.75%) Skype for Business
3 3 (5.66%) CMS
4 2 (3.77%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (3.77%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.89%) Confluence
5 1 (1.89%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.89%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (20.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (24.53%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (22.64%) Microsoft Azure
1 12 (22.64%) Office 365
2 11 (20.75%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.66%) DNS
1 3 (5.66%) Firewall
2 1 (1.89%) HTTP
2 1 (1.89%) Internet
2 1 (1.89%) SSL
2 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (22.64%) SQL Server
1 12 (22.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 11 (20.75%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (5.66%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (3.77%) BusinessObjects XI
4 2 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.77%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.89%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.89%) OLAP
5 1 (1.89%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.89%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Selenium
2 2 (3.77%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.89%) Ant
3 1 (1.89%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.89%) IntelliJ
3 1 (1.89%) JIRA
3 1 (1.89%) SpecFlow
General
1 14 (26.42%) Retail
2 5 (9.43%) Finance
3 2 (3.77%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.77%) Marketing
4 1 (1.89%) Banking
4 1 (1.89%) Local Government
4 1 (1.89%) Publishing
4 1 (1.89%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (24.53%) Architect
2 11 (20.75%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (15.09%) Developer
4 7 (13.21%) Analyst
5 6 (11.32%) Consultant
5 6 (11.32%) CRM Consultant
5 6 (11.32%) CRM Technical Consultant
5 6 (11.32%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
5 6 (11.32%) Microsoft Consultant
5 6 (11.32%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
5 6 (11.32%) Technical Consultant
6 5 (9.43%) CRM Architect
6 5 (9.43%) CRM Solutions Architect
6 5 (9.43%) Dynamics CRM Architect
6 5 (9.43%) Project Manager
7 4 (7.55%) Agile Project Manager
8 3 (5.66%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Technical Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (22.64%) .NET
2 6 (11.32%) COM
2 6 (11.32%) Web Services
3 2 (3.77%) JSON
4 1 (1.89%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.89%) CSS
4 1 (1.89%) Django
4 1 (1.89%) Gherkin
4 1 (1.89%) HTML
4 1 (1.89%) J2EE
4 1 (1.89%) Node.js
4 1 (1.89%) Play Framework
4 1 (1.89%) REST
4 1 (1.89%) SOAP
4 1 (1.89%) Spring
4 1 (1.89%) Struts
4 1 (1.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (26.42%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.55%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.89%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 13 (24.53%) Windows
2 6 (11.32%) Linux
3 1 (1.89%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (37.74%) Waterfall
2 16 (30.19%) CRM
2 16 (30.19%) SDLC
3 15 (28.30%) Enterprise Architecture
4 13 (24.53%) Business Analysis
5 12 (22.64%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (22.64%) TOGAF
5 12 (22.64%) Zachman Framework
6 11 (20.75%) Case Management
6 11 (20.75%) Data Management
6 11 (20.75%) Document Management
6 11 (20.75%) Integration Testing
7 8 (15.09%) Project Management
8 7 (13.21%) Scrum
9 6 (11.32%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (11.32%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (9.43%) Presales
11 4 (7.55%) BDD
11 4 (7.55%) Data Analysis
12 3 (5.66%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (26.42%) SQL
2 12 (22.64%) C#
3 5 (9.43%) T-SQL
4 4 (7.55%) Java
5 2 (3.77%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.77%) Python
6 1 (1.89%) Groovy
6 1 (1.89%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.89%) Perl
6 1 (1.89%) Ruby
6 1 (1.89%) Scala
6 1 (1.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (7.55%) ISTQB
2 3 (5.66%) Degree
2 3 (5.66%) ISEB
3 1 (1.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) QA
2 1 (1.89%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (20.75%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.89%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (28.30%) Microsoft
2 14 (26.42%) Oracle
3 11 (20.75%) Infor
3 11 (20.75%) Salesforce.com
3 11 (20.75%) SAP
4 2 (3.77%) EMC
4 2 (3.77%) HP
4 2 (3.77%) Kronos
4 2 (3.77%) Sitecore
4 2 (3.77%) VMware
5 1 (1.89%) webMethods
5 1 (1.89%) Wind River
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