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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 8 22 18
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -4
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 60 14 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 17.91% 6.73% 8.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 24.49% 10.22% 13.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 10 10
Average daily rate
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£325 £273 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.26% -14.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £248 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £328 £472
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 0
Average hourly rate £38.25 £31.90 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.90% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £37.25
% change year-on-year
- -3.35%
Agile Software Development
South West

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
245 137 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 73.13% 65.87% 64.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 96 60
Average daily rate £325 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £400 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 13 7
Average hourly rate £36.40 £31.90 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.10% -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £19.30 £19.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £31.92 £41.75
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 Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 December 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Histogram in Somerset

Agile Software Development
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Taunton - 26 £325 - 2
Bath -1 6 £300 +9.09% 13
Yeovil +3 4 - -
Bridgwater - 1 £380 -
Clevedon - - - - 1
Street - - - -
Wells - - - -
Weston-super-Mare - - - -
Agile Software Development
South West

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 93 (71.54%) Scrum
2 76 (58.46%) C#
3 69 (53.08%) SQL
4 67 (51.54%) .NET
5 64 (49.23%) Security Cleared
6 59 (45.38%) ASP.NET
7 56 (43.08%) SC Cleared
8 53 (40.77%) ASP.NET MVC
9 51 (39.23%) Unit Testing
10 45 (34.62%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 41 (31.54%) T-SQL
12 37 (28.46%) Automated Testing
13 32 (24.62%) Team Foundation Server
14 30 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
15 28 (21.54%) Code Coverage
16 24 (18.46%) SQL Server
17 22 (16.92%) Java
18 21 (16.15%) HTML
18 21 (16.15%) CSS
18 21 (16.15%) TDD
19 20 (15.38%) MVC
20 18 (13.85%) SOA
21 15 (11.54%) Back Office
22 13 (10.00%) Microsoft
22 13 (10.00%) JSP
22 13 (10.00%) Web Services
22 13 (10.00%) jQuery
23 12 (9.23%) JavaScript
23 12 (9.23%) Oracle
24 11 (8.46%) BDD

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 8 (6.15%) Apache
1 8 (6.15%) Tomcat
2 7 (5.38%) K2 blackpearl
3 3 (2.31%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.54%) Drupal
4 2 (1.54%) ExpressionEngine
4 2 (1.54%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (0.77%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.77%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.77%) CMS
5 1 (0.77%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.77%) Node.js
5 1 (0.77%) Apache ServiceMix
5 1 (0.77%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (0.77%) MS Office
1 1 (0.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.38%) IaaS
2 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.77%) SaaS
2 1 (0.77%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (18.46%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.62%) Oracle Database
3 5 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (3.08%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.31%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.54%) MySQL
6 2 (1.54%) QlikView
6 2 (1.54%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (1.54%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.77%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 32 (24.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (6.15%) Visual Studio
2 8 (6.15%) SpecFlow
3 7 (5.38%) Eclipse
4 6 (4.62%) Rational DOORS
4 6 (4.62%) Rational Rhapsody
5 5 (3.85%) ClearQuest
5 5 (3.85%) ClearCase
6 4 (3.08%) JUnit
6 4 (3.08%) Selenium
6 4 (3.08%) Git (software)
7 3 (2.31%) Cucumber
7 3 (2.31%) Ant
8 2 (1.54%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.77%) Hudson
9 1 (0.77%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.77%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.77%) JIRA
9 1 (0.77%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.77%) Jenkins
General
1 15 (11.54%) Back Office
2 9 (6.92%) Manufacturing
3 6 (4.62%) Retail
3 6 (4.62%) Finance
4 3 (2.31%) Aerospace
4 3 (2.31%) Banking
5 2 (1.54%) Electronics
5 2 (1.54%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.54%) Marketing
5 2 (1.54%) Publishing
5 2 (1.54%) Military
Job Titles
1 82 (63.08%) Developer
2 57 (43.85%) .NET Developer
3 27 (20.77%) SQL Developer
4 12 (9.23%) Analyst
5 11 (8.46%) C# Developer
6 10 (7.69%) Software Engineer
7 9 (6.92%) C# .NET Developer
8 8 (6.15%) Architect
9 7 (5.38%) Test Analyst
10 6 (4.62%) Java Developer
10 6 (4.62%) Agile .NET Developer
11 5 (3.85%) Business Analyst
11 5 (3.85%) Senior Analyst
11 5 (3.85%) Senior Test Analyst
12 4 (3.08%) Java Software Engineer
12 4 (3.08%) Security Architect
13 3 (2.31%) Senior Java Developer
13 3 (2.31%) ASP.NET Developer
13 3 (2.31%) Information Architect
13 3 (2.31%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (51.54%) .NET
2 59 (45.38%) ASP.NET
3 53 (40.77%) ASP.NET MVC
4 45 (34.62%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 21 (16.15%) CSS
5 21 (16.15%) HTML
6 13 (10.00%) JSP
6 13 (10.00%) Web Services
6 13 (10.00%) jQuery
7 9 (6.92%) Spring
8 7 (5.38%) HTML5
8 7 (5.38%) Hibernate
9 6 (4.62%) GWT
9 6 (4.62%) Gherkin
9 6 (4.62%) CSS3
10 4 (3.08%) Sass
10 4 (3.08%) LESS
10 4 (3.08%) AngularJS
10 4 (3.08%) .NET Framework
10 4 (3.08%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.15%) Management Information System
2 7 (5.38%) RMADS
2 7 (5.38%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.31%) User Experience
3 3 (2.31%) Cryptography
4 2 (1.54%) Digital Media
4 2 (1.54%) DTV
4 2 (1.54%) Replication
4 2 (1.54%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.77%) AS400
5 1 (0.77%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.31%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.77%) Linux
2 1 (0.77%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (71.54%) Scrum
2 51 (39.23%) Unit Testing
3 37 (28.46%) Automated Testing
4 30 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
5 28 (21.54%) Code Coverage
6 21 (16.15%) TDD
7 20 (15.38%) MVC
8 18 (13.85%) SOA
9 11 (8.46%) BDD
10 10 (7.69%) User Stories
10 10 (7.69%) Software Engineering
11 8 (6.15%) UML
11 8 (6.15%) OO
11 8 (6.15%) E-Commerce
11 8 (6.15%) User Acceptance Testing
12 7 (5.38%) Test Automation
12 7 (5.38%) ITIL
12 7 (5.38%) Risk Management
12 7 (5.38%) Web Development
13 6 (4.62%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 76 (58.46%) C#
2 69 (53.08%) SQL
3 41 (31.54%) T-SQL
4 22 (16.92%) Java
5 12 (9.23%) JavaScript
6 8 (6.15%) C++
7 2 (1.54%) PHP
7 2 (1.54%) VB
7 2 (1.54%) PHP5
8 1 (0.77%) Scala
8 1 (0.77%) C
8 1 (0.77%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 64 (49.23%) Security Cleared
2 56 (43.08%) SC Cleared
3 10 (7.69%) DV Cleared
4 9 (6.92%) ISEB
5 6 (4.62%) CISSP
5 6 (4.62%) CEH
6 5 (3.85%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.38%) ISO 9000
2 6 (4.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.31%) QA
4 1 (0.77%) JSP 440
System Software
1 2 (1.54%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (0.77%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (9.23%) Oracle
3 6 (4.62%) Google
4 4 (3.08%) ATG
5 2 (1.54%) SAP
5 2 (1.54%) Twitter
6 1 (0.77%) Apple
6 1 (0.77%) VMware
6 1 (0.77%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.77%) hybris
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Rate: 23-38 Per Hour
Posted: 21 days ago