The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Agile Software Development
South West / Somerset
Rank 1 2 10
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +8
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 83 70 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 35.78% 24.91% 13.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 44.86% 31.11% 17.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 48 33
Median daily rate £350 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £310 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £525 £693
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 8 6
Median hourly rate £41.50 £44.00 £46.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.68% -5.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £43.58 £36.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £48.61 £49.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £44.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-5.02% +24.30%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
185 225 246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 79.74% 80.07% 78.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 116 154
Median daily rate £350 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £500 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 36 16
Median hourly rate £41.50 £43.75 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.14% +15.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £37.50 £29.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £57.00 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Somerset 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 Somerset

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Somerset region.

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Agile Software Development
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Taunton +1 24 £285 -28.75% 4
Bath +5 21 £350 -7.89% 12
Yeovil +1 21 £350 -33.33% 2
Street 0 3 £558 +82.04% 1
Agile Software Development
South West

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 92 (60.13%) C#
2 89 (58.17%) Scrum
3 70 (45.75%) .NET
4 57 (37.25%) Security Cleared
5 52 (33.99%) Java
6 51 (33.33%) Software Engineering
7 46 (30.07%) SQL Server
8 45 (29.41%) SC Cleared
9 41 (26.80%) SQL
10 39 (25.49%) Team Foundation Server
11 33 (21.57%) BDD
12 30 (19.61%) ASP.NET
13 29 (18.95%) UML
13 29 (18.95%) MVC
14 27 (17.65%) C++
14 27 (17.65%) HTML
15 26 (16.99%) Automated Testing
16 25 (16.34%) Git (software)
16 25 (16.34%) Time Management
17 24 (15.69%) Web Development
17 24 (15.69%) OO
17 24 (15.69%) Microsoft
18 23 (15.03%) Finance
19 22 (14.38%) TDD
19 22 (14.38%) Unit Testing
20 21 (13.73%) QA
21 19 (12.42%) .NET Framework
21 19 (12.42%) CSS
22 18 (11.76%) Kanban
23 17 (11.11%) Test Automation

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 8 (5.23%) Tomcat
2 7 (4.58%) Apache Spark
2 7 (4.58%) NServiceBus
3 6 (3.92%) Apache
4 5 (3.27%) JBoss
4 5 (3.27%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.96%) CMS
5 3 (1.96%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (1.96%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.65%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.65%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.65%) ATG Dynamo
6 1 (0.65%) Drupal
6 1 (0.65%) IIS
6 1 (0.65%) K2 blackpearl
6 1 (0.65%) Liferay
6 1 (0.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.65%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.65%) WildFly
Applications
1 8 (5.23%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.96%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.31%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.65%) Fredhopper
2 1 (0.65%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (0.65%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.96%) IaaS
4 1 (0.65%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (0.65%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.65%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.65%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.65%) Slack
4 1 (0.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.96%) Firewall
1 3 (1.96%) Internet
1 3 (1.96%) LDAP
1 3 (1.96%) Network Security
2 2 (1.31%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.65%) Skype
3 1 (0.65%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (30.07%) SQL Server
2 16 (10.46%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (7.19%) Hadoop
4 8 (5.23%) Big Data
4 8 (5.23%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (4.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (3.92%) Apache Hive
6 6 (3.92%) NoSQL
6 6 (3.92%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (3.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (2.61%) HBase
8 4 (2.61%) MongoDB
8 4 (2.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (1.96%) Oracle Database
9 3 (1.96%) PerformancePoint
9 3 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.96%) PowerPivot
10 2 (1.31%) QGIS
11 1 (0.65%) Amazon Redshift
11 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 39 (25.49%) Team Foundation Server
2 25 (16.34%) Git (software)
3 17 (11.11%) Visual Studio
4 16 (10.46%) Selenium
5 15 (9.80%) SpecFlow
6 13 (8.50%) Eclipse
7 11 (7.19%) Cucumber
8 10 (6.54%) Jenkins
8 10 (6.54%) Rational DOORS
9 8 (5.23%) JIRA
10 4 (2.61%) JUnit
10 4 (2.61%) Maven
10 4 (2.61%) Subversion
10 4 (2.61%) WATIR
11 3 (1.96%) Ant
11 3 (1.96%) HP UFT
11 3 (1.96%) jMock
11 3 (1.96%) Mercurial
11 3 (1.96%) Sahi
11 3 (1.96%) TeamCity
General
1 23 (15.03%) Finance
2 8 (5.23%) Manufacturing
3 6 (3.92%) Aerospace
4 4 (2.61%) Military
5 3 (1.96%) Games
6 2 (1.31%) Banking
6 2 (1.31%) Electronics
6 2 (1.31%) Marketing
6 2 (1.31%) Retail
6 2 (1.31%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.65%) Back Office
7 1 (0.65%) Billing
Job Titles
1 68 (44.44%) Developer
2 24 (15.69%) C# Developer
2 24 (15.69%) Software Engineer
3 23 (15.03%) Analyst
4 22 (14.38%) .NET Developer
5 21 (13.73%) Java Engineer
6 18 (11.76%) Java Software Engineer
7 14 (9.15%) Test Analyst
8 13 (8.50%) Software Developer
9 12 (7.84%) Java Developer
10 10 (6.54%) Tester
11 8 (5.23%) Business Analyst
11 8 (5.23%) C# .NET Developer
12 7 (4.58%) ASP.NET Developer
12 7 (4.58%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 6 (3.92%) Automation Tester
13 6 (3.92%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 6 (3.92%) Developer in Test
13 6 (3.92%) HTML Developer
14 5 (3.27%) Manual Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (45.75%) .NET
2 30 (19.61%) ASP.NET
3 27 (17.65%) HTML
4 19 (12.42%) .NET Framework
4 19 (12.42%) CSS
5 17 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
5 17 (11.11%) WPF
6 16 (10.46%) HTML5
7 13 (8.50%) Gherkin
8 11 (7.19%) JSP
8 11 (7.19%) Web Services
9 10 (6.54%) XML
10 8 (5.23%) Spring
11 6 (3.92%) AngularJS
11 6 (3.92%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 6 (3.92%) LINQ
11 6 (3.92%) RESTful
12 5 (3.27%) jQuery
13 4 (2.61%) Ajax
13 4 (2.61%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.80%) User Experience
2 7 (4.58%) RIA
3 3 (1.96%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.31%) Virtual Team
4 2 (1.31%) Web 2.0
5 1 (0.65%) Animation
5 1 (0.65%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.65%) HTC Vive
5 1 (0.65%) Oculus Rift
5 1 (0.65%) Semantic Web
5 1 (0.65%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 11 (7.19%) Linux
2 5 (3.27%) Windows
3 2 (1.31%) Unix
4 1 (0.65%) CentOS
4 1 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (58.17%) Scrum
2 51 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 33 (21.57%) BDD
4 29 (18.95%) MVC
4 29 (18.95%) UML
5 26 (16.99%) Automated Testing
6 25 (16.34%) Time Management
7 24 (15.69%) OO
7 24 (15.69%) Web Development
8 22 (14.38%) TDD
8 22 (14.38%) Unit Testing
9 18 (11.76%) Kanban
10 17 (11.11%) Test Automation
11 16 (10.46%) Continuous Delivery
12 15 (9.80%) Continuous Integration
12 15 (9.80%) Pair Programming
13 12 (7.84%) DevOps
14 10 (6.54%) Line Management
14 10 (6.54%) Test Planning
14 10 (6.54%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 92 (60.13%) C#
2 52 (33.99%) Java
3 41 (26.80%) SQL
4 27 (17.65%) C++
5 15 (9.80%) JavaScript
6 8 (5.23%) Python
6 8 (5.23%) Ruby
7 6 (3.92%) Ada
8 5 (3.27%) Bash Shell
9 4 (2.61%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.96%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.31%) Perl
11 2 (1.31%) Scala
12 1 (0.65%) C
12 1 (0.65%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.65%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 57 (37.25%) Security Cleared
2 45 (29.41%) SC Cleared
3 7 (4.58%) ISEB
4 2 (1.31%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.31%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.65%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (13.73%) QA
2 1 (0.65%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.65%) PMO
System Software
1 8 (5.23%) Docker
2 5 (3.27%) HDFS
3 3 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.65%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.65%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 8 (5.23%) Ansible
2 3 (1.96%) Oozie
3 2 (1.31%) Puppet
4 1 (0.65%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (0.65%) OpenAM
4 1 (0.65%) OpenSSO
4 1 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.65%) Sun Identity Manager
4 1 (0.65%) Terraform
Vendors
1 24 (15.69%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.88%) Oracle
3 5 (3.27%) ATG
3 5 (3.27%) Cloudera
4 4 (2.61%) Sybase
4 4 (2.61%) VMware
5 2 (1.31%) BEA
5 2 (1.31%) Cadence
5 2 (1.31%) Google
5 2 (1.31%) SAP
6 1 (0.65%) ForgeRock
6 1 (0.65%) Hortonworks
6 1 (0.65%) Informatica
6 1 (0.65%) Luciad
6 1 (0.65%) Sun
6 1 (0.65%) Talend
6 1 (0.65%) Teradata
6 1 (0.65%) VeriFone
6 1 (0.65%) WorldPay
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