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 22 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 15 10 10
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 11 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 8.03% 6.90% 5.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.64% 11.43% 7.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 2
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £227 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £500 £372
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £354
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -1.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-1.38% -4.00%
Agile Software Development
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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
87 70 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 63.50% 60.34% 67.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 39 24
Average daily rate £350 £345 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% +2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £201 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £675 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 3 8
Average hourly rate £30.00 £155.00 £43.28
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-80.64% +258.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.37 £31.70 £25.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.38 £155.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 22 December 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 22 December 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 10 (66.67%) C#
2 9 (60.00%) .NET
3 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
4 6 (40.00%) Scrum
4 6 (40.00%) TDD
5 5 (33.33%) Visual Studio
5 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
6 4 (26.67%) Project Management
6 4 (26.67%) Degree
6 4 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (20.00%) HTML
7 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
7 3 (20.00%) SQL
7 3 (20.00%) Oracle
7 3 (20.00%) MS Project
7 3 (20.00%) CSS
7 3 (20.00%) Windows
7 3 (20.00%) PMP
7 3 (20.00%) PMI Certification
7 3 (20.00%) MVC
7 3 (20.00%) Electronics
7 3 (20.00%) Manufacturing
7 3 (20.00%) Programme Management
7 3 (20.00%) Load Balancing
7 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
7 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
7 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (13.33%) VB.NET

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 1 (6.67%) IIS
1 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
1 1 (6.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Project
2 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) ATM
1 1 (6.67%) SMS
1 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (6.67%) RavenDB
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
4 1 (6.67%) DataStax
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 4 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (13.33%) Selenium
4 2 (13.33%) TeamCity
4 2 (13.33%) SpecFlow
5 1 (6.67%) Bitbucket
5 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
5 1 (6.67%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (6.67%) WebDriver
5 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
5 1 (6.67%) Hudson
5 1 (6.67%) JIRA
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (6.67%) WATIR
General
1 3 (20.00%) Electronics
1 3 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (13.33%) Retail
3 1 (6.67%) Marketing
3 1 (6.67%) Military
3 1 (6.67%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Project Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Software Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Tester
3 2 (13.33%) C# Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Programmer
3 2 (13.33%) Software Tester
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Test Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) GIS Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Programmer
4 1 (6.67%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Operations Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Management Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) .NET
2 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 3 (20.00%) CSS
3 3 (20.00%) HTML
3 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (13.33%) Silverlight
4 2 (13.33%) jQuery
5 1 (6.67%) Web Services
5 1 (6.67%) MSMQ
5 1 (6.67%) Ajax
5 1 (6.67%) HTML5
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 1 (6.67%) PostGIS
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (6.67%) SignalR
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Open Source
2 1 (6.67%) GIS
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Human Factors
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Scrum
1 6 (40.00%) TDD
2 4 (26.67%) Project Management
3 3 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 3 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 3 (20.00%) MVC
4 2 (13.33%) V-Model
4 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.67%) ERP
5 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL
5 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (6.67%) CRM
5 1 (6.67%) Process Management
5 1 (6.67%) Manual Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Kanban
5 1 (6.67%) Test Management
5 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) C#
2 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (13.33%) VB.NET
4 1 (6.67%) FoxPro (VFP)
4 1 (6.67%) Ruby
4 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
4 1 (6.67%) Java
4 1 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
2 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (20.00%) PMP
2 3 (20.00%) PMI Certification
3 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (6.67%) BC Cleared
4 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
4 1 (6.67%) ISEB
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) Endeca
3 1 (6.67%) RedPrairie
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