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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 5 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 21 36 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 29.17% 64.29% 36.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 31.82% 70.59% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 30 11
Median daily rate £450 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £43.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +20.83%
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
66 51 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 91.67% 91.07% 72.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 39 20
Median daily rate £440 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £255 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £425 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £18.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

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 8 December 2016.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Salford

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 27 (58.70%) BDD
2 23 (50.00%) User Experience
3 22 (47.83%) Git (software)
4 21 (45.65%) Scrum
4 21 (45.65%) TDD
5 17 (36.96%) Software Engineering
5 17 (36.96%) OOP
5 17 (36.96%) Project Management
5 17 (36.96%) Android
6 16 (34.78%) Apple iOS
6 16 (34.78%) Web Services
7 15 (32.61%) Subversion
8 14 (30.43%) JSON
9 13 (28.26%) REST
10 12 (26.09%) JavaScript
11 11 (23.91%) HTML
11 11 (23.91%) Java
12 10 (21.74%) Software Testing
12 10 (21.74%) Jenkins
12 10 (21.74%) Android Development
13 9 (19.57%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (19.57%) Amazon AWS
13 9 (19.57%) JUnit
13 9 (19.57%) HTTP
13 9 (19.57%) Games
14 8 (17.39%) XML
14 8 (17.39%) PRINCE2
14 8 (17.39%) Unit Testing
15 7 (15.22%) JIRA
15 7 (15.22%) RESTful

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.17%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 9 (19.57%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.52%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (19.57%) HTTP
2 5 (10.87%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.04%) NoSQL
2 3 (6.52%) MySQL
3 2 (4.35%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 22 (47.83%) Git (software)
2 15 (32.61%) Subversion
3 10 (21.74%) Jenkins
4 9 (19.57%) JUnit
5 7 (15.22%) Cucumber
5 7 (15.22%) JIRA
6 3 (6.52%) Calabash
6 3 (6.52%) Hudson
6 3 (6.52%) PhantomJS
6 3 (6.52%) Robotium
6 3 (6.52%) Selenium
6 3 (6.52%) TeamCity
7 2 (4.35%) Mercurial
8 1 (2.17%) Babel
8 1 (2.17%) webpack
General
1 9 (19.57%) Games
2 3 (6.52%) Automotive
3 1 (2.17%) Finance
3 1 (2.17%) Multimedia
3 1 (2.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (36.96%) Developer
2 12 (26.09%) Software Engineer
3 9 (19.57%) Android Developer
4 7 (15.22%) Product Manager
5 6 (13.04%) iOS Developer
6 4 (8.70%) Project Manager
7 3 (6.52%) Android Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Android Software Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) iOS Android Developer
7 3 (6.52%) PHP Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Scala Software Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Senior Android Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Senior Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Agile Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Applications Manager
8 2 (4.35%) Applications Project Manager
8 2 (4.35%) Business Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) iOS Software Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Senior iOS Android Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Senior iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (34.78%) Web Services
2 14 (30.43%) JSON
3 13 (28.26%) REST
4 11 (23.91%) HTML
5 8 (17.39%) XML
6 7 (15.22%) Node.js
6 7 (15.22%) RESTful
7 6 (13.04%) HTML5
8 5 (10.87%) CSS
9 4 (8.70%) Sass
9 4 (8.70%) Velocity
10 3 (6.52%) React
10 3 (6.52%) XSLT
11 2 (4.35%) ActiveMQ
11 2 (4.35%) AngularJS
11 2 (4.35%) Apache Cordova
11 2 (4.35%) JMS
11 2 (4.35%) React Native
12 1 (2.17%) Ember.js
12 1 (2.17%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 23 (50.00%) User Experience
2 6 (13.04%) Ergonomics
3 4 (8.70%) Mobile App
4 3 (6.52%) Data Structures
4 3 (6.52%) Streaming Media
5 2 (4.35%) Interactive TV
5 2 (4.35%) IPTV
5 2 (4.35%) MHEG
5 2 (4.35%) New Media
6 1 (2.17%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (2.17%) Mobile Games
6 1 (2.17%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 17 (36.96%) Android
2 16 (34.78%) Apple iOS
3 6 (13.04%) Linux
4 3 (6.52%) Windows
4 3 (6.52%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (58.70%) BDD
2 21 (45.65%) Scrum
2 21 (45.65%) TDD
3 17 (36.96%) OOP
3 17 (36.96%) Project Management
3 17 (36.96%) Software Engineering
4 10 (21.74%) Android Development
4 10 (21.74%) Software Testing
5 9 (19.57%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (17.39%) PRINCE2
6 8 (17.39%) Unit Testing
7 7 (15.22%) ITIL
8 6 (13.04%) High Availability
8 6 (13.04%) iOS Development
9 5 (10.87%) Agile Project Management
9 5 (10.87%) Continuous Delivery
9 5 (10.87%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (10.87%) Web Development
10 4 (8.70%) Coaching
10 4 (8.70%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (26.09%) JavaScript
2 11 (23.91%) Java
3 6 (13.04%) Objective-C
3 6 (13.04%) PHP
3 6 (13.04%) Ruby
3 6 (13.04%) SQL
4 4 (8.70%) C#
4 4 (8.70%) C++
5 3 (6.52%) Scala
6 2 (4.35%) ActionScript
6 2 (4.35%) ES6
7 1 (2.17%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.17%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.17%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (13.04%) ServiceNow
2 3 (6.52%) Twitter
3 2 (4.35%) HP
3 2 (4.35%) OpenTV
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle