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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 12 10 16
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 11 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 9.48% 6.35% 4.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.70% 10.39% 6.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 4
Average daily rate
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£363 £400 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% -13.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £303 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £358
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £26.09 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
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
94 77 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 81.03% 61.11% 60.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 51 24
Average daily rate £375 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £182 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £552 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 18
Average hourly rate £47.00 £62.50 £33.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.80% +87.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.42 £29.80 £12.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £70.00 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Portsmouth region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 September 2015.

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 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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 8 (40.00%) Scrum
2 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (35.00%) HTML
2 7 (35.00%) MS Project
2 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (30.00%) SDLC
3 6 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (30.00%) PRINCE2
4 5 (25.00%) CSS
4 5 (25.00%) MS Office
5 4 (20.00%) C++
5 4 (20.00%) ITIL
5 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 4 (20.00%) Adobe
5 4 (20.00%) Baan
5 4 (20.00%) User Experience
6 3 (15.00%) Sass
6 3 (15.00%) Waterfall
6 3 (15.00%) Project Management
6 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (15.00%) Rational Rose
6 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (15.00%) Visual Studio
6 3 (15.00%) C#
6 3 (15.00%) SQL
7 2 (10.00%) VBScript
7 2 (10.00%) C
7 2 (10.00%) Java
7 2 (10.00%) Retail

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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 (5.00%) CMS
1 1 (5.00%) Drupal
1 1 (5.00%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 7 (35.00%) MS Project
2 5 (25.00%) MS Office
3 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (10.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) MySQL
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.00%) MS Access
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (15.00%) Rational Rose
2 2 (10.00%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (5.00%) LabVIEW
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
1 2 (10.00%) Retail
2 1 (5.00%) Marketing
2 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Software Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Designer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Designer
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Project Planner
5 1 (5.00%) Junior
5 1 (5.00%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Website Designer
5 1 (5.00%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (5.00%) Programmer
5 1 (5.00%) Project Coordinator
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Developer
5 1 (5.00%) UI Designer
5 1 (5.00%) Drupal Developer
5 1 (5.00%) UX Designer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) HTML
2 5 (25.00%) CSS
3 3 (15.00%) Sass
4 1 (5.00%) OOCSS
4 1 (5.00%) Apache Camel
4 1 (5.00%) .NET
4 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.00%) Web Services
4 1 (5.00%) Spring
4 1 (5.00%) Silverlight
4 1 (5.00%) jQuery
4 1 (5.00%) JPA
4 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (5.00%) HTML5
4 1 (5.00%) CSS3
4 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Scrum
2 6 (30.00%) PRINCE2
2 6 (30.00%) SDLC
3 4 (20.00%) ITIL
3 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (15.00%) Project Management
4 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (15.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (10.00%) Requirements Management
5 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (10.00%) UML
6 1 (5.00%) Data Modelling
6 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.00%) B2B
6 1 (5.00%) B2C
6 1 (5.00%) BPR
6 1 (5.00%) Web Design
6 1 (5.00%) Programme Management
6 1 (5.00%) TDD
6 1 (5.00%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) C++
2 3 (15.00%) C#
2 3 (15.00%) SQL
2 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.00%) VBScript
3 2 (10.00%) C
3 2 (10.00%) Java
4 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (5.00%) VBA
4 1 (5.00%) PHP
4 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) Degree
3 1 (5.00%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (20.00%) Adobe
2 4 (20.00%) Baan
3 2 (10.00%) hybris
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle