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 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 17 13 16
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 4 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 3.31% 3.88% 3.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.33% 6.45% 5.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 1
Average daily rate
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£400 £500 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +53.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £41.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-14.63% +9.33%
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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
75 62 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 61.98% 60.19% 61.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 14 41
Average daily rate £400 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £285 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £500 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 18 7
Average hourly rate £62.50 £31.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+98.41% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.80 £12.88 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £70.00 £46.00 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

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 18 September 2014.

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 18 September 2014, 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 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
1 7 (53.85%) TDD
2 6 (46.15%) HTML
2 6 (46.15%) BDD
3 5 (38.46%) Event-Driven Architecture
3 5 (38.46%) C#
3 5 (38.46%) SQL
3 5 (38.46%) .NET
3 5 (38.46%) CSS
3 5 (38.46%) Web Development
3 5 (38.46%) Wiki
3 5 (38.46%) HTML5
4 4 (30.77%) Open Source
4 4 (30.77%) RabbitMQ
4 4 (30.77%) Node.js
4 4 (30.77%) CSS3
4 4 (30.77%) Automated Testing
4 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
4 4 (30.77%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (30.77%) Web Application Development
4 4 (30.77%) Redis
4 4 (30.77%) KnockoutJS
4 4 (30.77%) Ember.js
4 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
4 4 (30.77%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
6 2 (15.38%) Windows
6 2 (15.38%) Web Services
6 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
6 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 4 (30.77%) Node.js
1 4 (30.77%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Remedy ITSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
1 4 (30.77%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (30.77%) Redis
2 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
3 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Selenium
1 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.69%) JIRA
2 1 (7.69%) JUnit
2 1 (7.69%) WebDriver
2 1 (7.69%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (15.38%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Electronics
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Programmer
2 4 (30.77%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (15.38%) .NET Developer
3 2 (15.38%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.69%) GIS Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Test Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) HTML
2 5 (38.46%) .NET
2 5 (38.46%) CSS
2 5 (38.46%) HTML5
3 4 (30.77%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (30.77%) CSS3
3 4 (30.77%) KnockoutJS
3 4 (30.77%) Ember.js
3 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
4 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
4 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (15.38%) Web Services
4 2 (15.38%) Ajax
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
5 1 (7.69%) WPF
5 1 (7.69%) jQuery
5 1 (7.69%) D3.js
5 1 (7.69%) PostGIS
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (7.69%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Wiki
2 4 (30.77%) Open Source
3 1 (7.69%) User Experience
3 1 (7.69%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) TDD
2 6 (46.15%) BDD
3 5 (38.46%) Event-Driven Architecture
3 5 (38.46%) Web Development
4 4 (30.77%) Automated Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Web Application Development
5 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
6 2 (15.38%) MVC
6 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Manual Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
7 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
7 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
7 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (7.69%) Scrum
7 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
7 1 (7.69%) Refactoring
7 1 (7.69%) Code Coverage
7 1 (7.69%) Project Management
7 1 (7.69%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
2 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) ISEB
2 1 (7.69%) PMP
2 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) BMC
2 1 (7.69%) Remedy
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