The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 25 7 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 53.19% 30.43% 46.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 60.98% 36.84% 52.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 6 13
Median daily rate £400 £445 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.11% +27.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £258 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £600 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £41.25
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%
Agile Software Development
Manchester

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Salford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
41 19 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 87.23% 82.61% 88.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 15 28
Median daily rate £413 £490 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.81% +45.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £225 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £645 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £19.25 £16.40 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.36% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +26.36%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Salford 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 Salford

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Salford

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Salford

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Salford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Salford region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Salford

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 Salford region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 30 (61.22%) BDD
2 27 (55.10%) User Experience
3 22 (44.90%) Android
3 22 (44.90%) OOP
3 22 (44.90%) TDD
4 17 (34.69%) CSS
4 17 (34.69%) Apple iOS
4 17 (34.69%) Android Development
5 16 (32.65%) JavaScript
6 15 (30.61%) Git (software)
7 13 (26.53%) Subversion
8 12 (24.49%) HTML
8 12 (24.49%) OO
8 12 (24.49%) Mobile Development
9 11 (22.45%) Scrum
9 11 (22.45%) Unit Testing
9 11 (22.45%) Mobile App
10 10 (20.41%) Project Management
11 9 (18.37%) PHP
11 9 (18.37%) Software Testing
11 9 (18.37%) Node.js
12 8 (16.33%) iOS Development
13 7 (14.29%) Jenkins
13 7 (14.29%) Software Engineering
13 7 (14.29%) Objective-C
13 7 (14.29%) Java
14 6 (12.24%) Cucumber
14 6 (12.24%) JSON
14 6 (12.24%) Continuous Integration
14 6 (12.24%) React

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Salford 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (6.12%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.08%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.04%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.12%) HTTP
1 3 (6.12%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (30.61%) Git (software)
2 13 (26.53%) Subversion
3 7 (14.29%) Jenkins
4 6 (12.24%) Cucumber
5 4 (8.16%) Selenium
6 3 (6.12%) Calabash
6 3 (6.12%) Hudson
6 3 (6.12%) Jasmine
6 3 (6.12%) JIRA
6 3 (6.12%) JUnit
6 3 (6.12%) Robotium
6 3 (6.12%) TeamCity
7 2 (4.08%) PhantomJS
7 2 (4.08%) QUnit
8 1 (2.04%) Appium
8 1 (2.04%) Grunt
8 1 (2.04%) JsTestDriver
8 1 (2.04%) Maven
General
1 2 (4.08%) Games
2 1 (2.04%) Finance
2 1 (2.04%) Legal
2 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (71.43%) Developer
2 15 (30.61%) Android Developer
3 11 (22.45%) JavaScript Developer
4 9 (18.37%) Mobile Developer
5 7 (14.29%) iOS Developer
6 5 (10.20%) Node.js Developer
7 4 (8.16%) Software Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Analyst
8 3 (6.12%) Android Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (6.12%) HTML CSS Developer
8 3 (6.12%) HTML Developer
8 3 (6.12%) iOS Android Developer
8 3 (6.12%) UX Developer
9 2 (4.08%) Agile Developer
9 2 (4.08%) Android Software Engineer
9 2 (4.08%) Business Analyst
9 2 (4.08%) iOS Software Engineer
9 2 (4.08%) Project Manager
9 2 (4.08%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (34.69%) CSS
2 12 (24.49%) HTML
3 9 (18.37%) Node.js
4 6 (12.24%) JSON
4 6 (12.24%) React
5 4 (8.16%) HTML5
5 4 (8.16%) Sass
5 4 (8.16%) Web Services
6 3 (6.12%) REST
6 3 (6.12%) XML
7 2 (4.08%) .NET
8 1 (2.04%) .NET Framework
8 1 (2.04%) Ajax
8 1 (2.04%) AngularJS
8 1 (2.04%) CSS3
8 1 (2.04%) lodash
8 1 (2.04%) RequireJS
8 1 (2.04%) RESTful
8 1 (2.04%) Underscore.js
8 1 (2.04%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (55.10%) User Experience
2 11 (22.45%) Mobile App
3 3 (6.12%) Streaming Media
4 1 (2.04%) Animation
4 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.04%) New Media
4 1 (2.04%) Semantic Web
4 1 (2.04%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 22 (44.90%) Android
2 17 (34.69%) Apple iOS
3 3 (6.12%) Windows
3 3 (6.12%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (61.22%) BDD
2 22 (44.90%) OOP
2 22 (44.90%) TDD
3 17 (34.69%) Android Development
4 12 (24.49%) Mobile Development
4 12 (24.49%) OO
5 11 (22.45%) Scrum
5 11 (22.45%) Unit Testing
6 10 (20.41%) Project Management
7 9 (18.37%) Software Testing
8 8 (16.33%) iOS Development
9 7 (14.29%) Software Engineering
10 6 (12.24%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (10.20%) Automated Testing
11 5 (10.20%) Automation Testing
11 5 (10.20%) Continuous Delivery
11 5 (10.20%) Web Development
12 4 (8.16%) Coaching
12 4 (8.16%) Front End Development
13 3 (6.12%) Cross-Browser Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (32.65%) JavaScript
2 9 (18.37%) PHP
3 7 (14.29%) Java
3 7 (14.29%) Objective-C
4 3 (6.12%) Ruby
5 1 (2.04%) Apple Swift
5 1 (2.04%) C#
5 1 (2.04%) C++
5 1 (2.04%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (2.04%) Degree
1 1 (2.04%) HND
1 1 (2.04%) PMI Certification
1 1 (2.04%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (4.08%) HP