The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 2 10 18
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +8
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 42 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 22.46% 10.66% 3.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 28.57% 12.87% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 9 3
Median daily rate £388 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -12.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £418 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Median hourly rate £44.00 £26.09 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.64% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.80 £40.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+7.00% +10.34%
Agile Software Development
Hampshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
147 101 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 78.61% 82.79% 70.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 66 50
Median daily rate £288 £405 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.01% +3.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 11 8
Median hourly rate £43.00 £50.00 £62.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.00% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.37 £26.09 £26.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.78 £57.50 £70.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Portsmouth 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 Portsmouth

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 28 (44.44%) Scrum
2 26 (41.27%) MySQL
3 25 (39.68%) SQL
4 21 (33.33%) PHP
4 21 (33.33%) CakePHP
4 21 (33.33%) OO PHP
4 21 (33.33%) SDLC
5 20 (31.75%) Linux
6 18 (28.57%) JavaScript
7 17 (26.98%) Java
7 17 (26.98%) XML
8 15 (23.81%) Unix
8 15 (23.81%) MVC
8 15 (23.81%) Finance
9 14 (22.22%) Subversion
9 14 (22.22%) jQuery
10 13 (20.63%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (19.05%) Waterfall
12 11 (17.46%) AngularJS
12 11 (17.46%) Unit Testing
12 11 (17.46%) QA
12 11 (17.46%) CentOS
12 11 (17.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 11 (17.46%) PHPUnit
12 11 (17.46%) LAMP
12 11 (17.46%) Apache
12 11 (17.46%) Microsoft
12 11 (17.46%) CCNP
12 11 (17.46%) Cisco Certification
13 10 (15.87%) SOAP

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 11 (17.46%) Apache
2 4 (6.35%) GlassFish
2 4 (6.35%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.76%) JBoss
4 2 (3.17%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (3.17%) MS Project Server
5 1 (1.59%) CMS
5 1 (1.59%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.76%) MS Project
3 2 (3.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Maximo
1 2 (3.17%) Oracle Assets
1 2 (3.17%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (3.17%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (1.59%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.35%) Office 365
2 3 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.35%) SNMP
2 3 (4.76%) LDAP
3 2 (3.17%) DVB
3 2 (3.17%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (41.27%) MySQL
2 10 (15.87%) MongoDB
2 10 (15.87%) NoSQL
3 4 (6.35%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (22.22%) Subversion
2 11 (17.46%) PHPUnit
3 9 (14.29%) Eclipse
4 7 (11.11%) JUnit
5 6 (9.52%) NetBeans
6 5 (7.94%) Toad
7 4 (6.35%) Git (software)
7 4 (6.35%) Robot Framework
7 4 (6.35%) Selenium
7 4 (6.35%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (4.76%) IntelliJ
8 3 (4.76%) Jenkins
8 3 (4.76%) JIRA
8 3 (4.76%) TestNG
8 3 (4.76%) Visual Studio
8 3 (4.76%) WebDriver
9 2 (3.17%) LoadRunner
10 1 (1.59%) ClearCase
10 1 (1.59%) ClearQuest
10 1 (1.59%) EasyMock
General
1 15 (23.81%) Finance
2 1 (1.59%) Banking
2 1 (1.59%) Marketing
2 1 (1.59%) Retail
2 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (58.73%) Developer
2 21 (33.33%) PHP Developer
3 9 (14.29%) Analyst
4 7 (11.11%) Java Developer
5 6 (9.52%) Software Developer
5 6 (9.52%) Test Analyst
6 5 (7.94%) Architect
7 4 (6.35%) Java Software Developer
7 4 (6.35%) Software Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Agile Test Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) Business Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) Lead Developer
8 3 (4.76%) Node.js Developer
8 3 (4.76%) Project Manager
8 3 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.17%) Agile Business Analyst
9 2 (3.17%) C++/Java Developer
9 2 (3.17%) Software Analyst
9 2 (3.17%) Software Test Analyst
9 2 (3.17%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (33.33%) CakePHP
2 17 (26.98%) XML
3 14 (22.22%) jQuery
4 11 (17.46%) AngularJS
4 11 (17.46%) LAMP
5 10 (15.87%) JSON
5 10 (15.87%) REST
5 10 (15.87%) SOAP
6 8 (12.70%) HTML
7 7 (11.11%) .NET
8 6 (9.52%) Web Services
9 5 (7.94%) CSS
9 5 (7.94%) JSF
9 5 (7.94%) Spring
10 4 (6.35%) Ajax
10 4 (6.35%) Hibernate
10 4 (6.35%) JPA
10 4 (6.35%) PrimeFaces
11 3 (4.76%) JavaFX
11 3 (4.76%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.63%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.35%) Social Media
2 4 (6.35%) Streaming Video
3 3 (4.76%) Client/Server
3 3 (4.76%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.76%) Replication
4 2 (3.17%) Learning Management System
5 1 (1.59%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.59%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.59%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.59%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.59%) Telematics
5 1 (1.59%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.59%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 20 (31.75%) Linux
2 15 (23.81%) Unix
3 11 (17.46%) CentOS
3 11 (17.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (12.70%) Windows
5 4 (6.35%) Android
5 4 (6.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (44.44%) Scrum
2 21 (33.33%) OO PHP
2 21 (33.33%) SDLC
3 15 (23.81%) MVC
4 12 (19.05%) Waterfall
5 11 (17.46%) Unit Testing
6 9 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (12.70%) Test Automation
7 8 (12.70%) V-Model
8 6 (9.52%) Kanban
9 5 (7.94%) Asset Management
9 5 (7.94%) Network Management
9 5 (7.94%) Software Testing
9 5 (7.94%) Time Management
9 5 (7.94%) UML
9 5 (7.94%) Workflow
10 4 (6.35%) Extreme Programming
10 4 (6.35%) OO
10 4 (6.35%) RAD
10 4 (6.35%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 25 (39.68%) SQL
2 21 (33.33%) PHP
3 18 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 17 (26.98%) Java
5 7 (11.11%) C++
6 5 (7.94%) C#
6 5 (7.94%) Python
6 5 (7.94%) Scala
7 4 (6.35%) Tcl
8 1 (1.59%) Jython
Qualifications
1 11 (17.46%) CCNP
1 11 (17.46%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (12.70%) Security Cleared
3 7 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 6 (9.52%) Degree
5 2 (3.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.59%) DBS Check
6 1 (1.59%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (17.46%) QA
2 4 (6.35%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 12207
Vendors
1 11 (17.46%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.35%) Cognos
2 4 (6.35%) T-Plan
3 3 (4.76%) IBM
3 3 (4.76%) Telerik
4 2 (3.17%) Google
4 2 (3.17%) Oracle
5 1 (1.59%) Adobe
5 1 (1.59%) Xamarin