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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 2 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 18 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 47.37% 34.78% 40.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 52.94% 42.11% 48.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 9
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £264 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £412 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +11.11%
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
34 19 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 89.47% 82.61% 84.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 15 20
Median daily rate £400 £388 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +14.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £200 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £430 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £19.25 £18.31 £19.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.16% -6.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

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 28 July 2016.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Salford

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 28 (54.90%) TDD
1 28 (54.90%) BDD
2 25 (49.02%) User Experience
3 22 (43.14%) JavaScript
4 19 (37.25%) OOP
5 18 (35.29%) Android
6 17 (33.33%) CSS
7 14 (27.45%) Android Development
8 13 (25.49%) Java
9 12 (23.53%) OO
9 12 (23.53%) Apple iOS
10 11 (21.57%) Node.js
10 11 (21.57%) Mobile Development
11 10 (19.61%) Mobile App
11 10 (19.61%) Git (software)
11 10 (19.61%) HTML
12 9 (17.65%) PHP
12 9 (17.65%) Subversion
12 9 (17.65%) Software Engineering
13 8 (15.69%) React
13 8 (15.69%) Scrum
14 7 (13.73%) Web Services
15 6 (11.76%) Objective-C
15 6 (11.76%) Software Testing
15 6 (11.76%) Unit Testing
15 6 (11.76%) iOS Development
16 5 (9.80%) SDLC
16 5 (9.80%) REST
16 5 (9.80%) Automated Testing
16 5 (9.80%) Visualforce

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 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.96%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.80%) HTTP
2 3 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.92%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.96%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (19.61%) Git (software)
2 9 (17.65%) Subversion
3 5 (9.80%) Ant
4 4 (7.84%) Jenkins
4 4 (7.84%) JUnit
5 3 (5.88%) Calabash
5 3 (5.88%) Hudson
5 3 (5.88%) Jasmine
5 3 (5.88%) Robotium
5 3 (5.88%) Selenium
5 3 (5.88%) TeamCity
6 2 (3.92%) QUnit
7 1 (1.96%) Appium
7 1 (1.96%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.96%) Grunt
7 1 (1.96%) JIRA
7 1 (1.96%) JsTestDriver
7 1 (1.96%) Maven
General
1 1 (1.96%) Games
1 1 (1.96%) Legal
Job Titles
1 41 (80.39%) Developer
2 16 (31.37%) JavaScript Developer
3 12 (23.53%) Android Developer
4 9 (17.65%) Mobile Developer
5 8 (15.69%) Node.js Developer
6 5 (9.80%) iOS Developer
6 5 (9.80%) Salesforce.com Developer
6 5 (9.80%) Software Engineer
7 4 (7.84%) Consultant
7 4 (7.84%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 4 (7.84%) Java Developer
7 4 (7.84%) Salesforce.com Consultant
7 4 (7.84%) UX Developer
8 3 (5.88%) Agile Developer
8 3 (5.88%) Android Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) HTML CSS Developer
8 3 (5.88%) HTML Developer
8 3 (5.88%) iOS Android Developer
9 2 (3.92%) iOS Software Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (33.33%) CSS
2 11 (21.57%) Node.js
3 10 (19.61%) HTML
4 8 (15.69%) React
5 7 (13.73%) Web Services
6 5 (9.80%) JSON
6 5 (9.80%) REST
6 5 (9.80%) Visualforce
6 5 (9.80%) XML
7 4 (7.84%) HTML5
7 4 (7.84%) Spring
8 3 (5.88%) RESTful
9 2 (3.92%) .NET
9 2 (3.92%) Hibernate
10 1 (1.96%) .NET Framework
10 1 (1.96%) AngularJS
10 1 (1.96%) CSS3
10 1 (1.96%) Underscore.js
10 1 (1.96%) XHTML
10 1 (1.96%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 25 (49.02%) User Experience
2 10 (19.61%) Mobile App
3 3 (5.88%) Streaming Media
4 2 (3.92%) MHEG
5 1 (1.96%) Animation
5 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.96%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 18 (35.29%) Android
2 12 (23.53%) Apple iOS
3 3 (5.88%) Windows
3 3 (5.88%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (3.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (54.90%) BDD
1 28 (54.90%) TDD
2 19 (37.25%) OOP
3 14 (27.45%) Android Development
4 12 (23.53%) OO
5 11 (21.57%) Mobile Development
6 9 (17.65%) Software Engineering
7 8 (15.69%) Scrum
8 6 (11.76%) iOS Development
8 6 (11.76%) Software Testing
8 6 (11.76%) Unit Testing
9 5 (9.80%) Automated Testing
9 5 (9.80%) Front End Development
9 5 (9.80%) Project Management
9 5 (9.80%) SDLC
10 4 (7.84%) Automation Testing
10 4 (7.84%) Coaching
11 3 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (5.88%) DRM
11 3 (5.88%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 22 (43.14%) JavaScript
2 13 (25.49%) Java
3 9 (17.65%) PHP
4 6 (11.76%) Objective-C
5 5 (9.80%) Apex Code
6 3 (5.88%) Scala
7 2 (3.92%) Ruby
7 2 (3.92%) SQL
8 1 (1.96%) Apple Swift
8 1 (1.96%) C#
8 1 (1.96%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (1.96%) Degree
1 1 (1.96%) HND
1 1 (1.96%) PMI Certification
1 1 (1.96%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (9.80%) Salesforce.com