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 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 7 7 17
Rank change year-on-year
0 +10
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 55 51 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 16.22% 17.41% 13.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 21.83% 23.29% 21.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 37 17
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£328 £350 £309
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.28% +13.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £530 £404
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.20% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £47.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-1.36% +4.28%
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
252 219 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 74.34% 74.74% 63.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 160 72
Average daily rate £420 £375 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +20.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £450 £426
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 4 2
Average hourly rate £38.25 £12.31 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+210.72% -30.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £9.95 £17.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £15.83 £17.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

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 27 March 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +6 45 £328 -9.51% 13
Bath -7 4 £475 +35.71% 19
Bridgwater - - - -
Clevedon - - - -
Street - - - - 1
Wells - - - -
Yeovil - - - - 3
Agile Software Development
South West

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 70 (64.81%) .NET
2 68 (62.96%) C#
3 59 (54.63%) Scrum
4 55 (50.93%) Security Cleared
5 49 (45.37%) SC Cleared
6 47 (43.52%) SQL
7 43 (39.81%) Unit Testing
8 41 (37.96%) ASP.NET
9 28 (25.93%) Web Services
10 27 (25.00%) .NET Framework
11 25 (23.15%) Microsoft
12 24 (22.22%) UML
12 24 (22.22%) Automated Testing
12 24 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
13 22 (20.37%) Management Information System
14 21 (19.44%) ISEB
15 19 (17.59%) Retail
15 19 (17.59%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 18 (16.67%) T-SQL
17 17 (15.74%) Java
17 17 (15.74%) SOA
17 17 (15.74%) Team Foundation Server
18 16 (14.81%) Workflow
19 15 (13.89%) Manufacturing
19 15 (13.89%) CMS
19 15 (13.89%) MVC
19 15 (13.89%) SAP
19 15 (13.89%) CRM
19 15 (13.89%) BDD
20 14 (12.96%) Change Control

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 15 (13.89%) CMS
2 10 (9.26%) K2 blackpearl
3 3 (2.78%) Apache
4 2 (1.85%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.85%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.85%) Oracle Service Bus
4 2 (1.85%) Apache ServiceMix
5 1 (0.93%) Node.js
5 1 (0.93%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.93%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.93%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 1 (0.93%) MS Office
1 1 (0.93%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Summit
1 1 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (12.96%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.70%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.78%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.93%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.93%) DTS
4 1 (0.93%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.93%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.93%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (15.74%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (9.26%) Rational DOORS
2 10 (9.26%) Rational Rhapsody
3 9 (8.33%) Visual Studio
4 8 (7.41%) ClearCase
4 8 (7.41%) ClearQuest
5 6 (5.56%) SpecFlow
6 4 (3.70%) Selenium
7 3 (2.78%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.85%) Git (software)
8 2 (1.85%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.85%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.93%) Maven
9 1 (0.93%) JIRA
9 1 (0.93%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.93%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.93%) Hudson
9 1 (0.93%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.93%) Jenkins
General
1 19 (17.59%) Retail
2 15 (13.89%) Manufacturing
3 11 (10.19%) Back Office
4 3 (2.78%) Military
4 3 (2.78%) Banking
4 3 (2.78%) Finance
5 1 (0.93%) Marketing
5 1 (0.93%) Electronics
5 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 62 (57.41%) Developer
2 50 (46.30%) .NET Developer
3 26 (24.07%) SQL Developer
4 17 (15.74%) Architect
5 14 (12.96%) Solutions Architect
6 11 (10.19%) Analyst
7 10 (9.26%) Software Engineer
8 6 (5.56%) Test Analyst
8 6 (5.56%) C# Developer
9 5 (4.63%) Business Analyst
9 5 (4.63%) C# .NET Developer
10 4 (3.70%) Agile .NET Developer
10 4 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
10 4 (3.70%) Senior Test Analyst
11 3 (2.78%) Java Developer
11 3 (2.78%) Software Developer
11 3 (2.78%) Agile Business Analyst
12 2 (1.85%) AWS Developer
12 2 (1.85%) Tester
12 2 (1.85%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (64.81%) .NET
2 41 (37.96%) ASP.NET
3 28 (25.93%) Web Services
4 27 (25.00%) .NET Framework
5 24 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
6 19 (17.59%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 12 (11.11%) WPF
8 11 (10.19%) JSP
9 10 (9.26%) GWT
9 10 (9.26%) Spring
9 10 (9.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 8 (7.41%) HTML
11 7 (6.48%) Hibernate
11 7 (6.48%) WF
11 7 (6.48%) CSS
12 4 (3.70%) Gherkin
13 3 (2.78%) HTML5
14 2 (1.85%) JPA
14 2 (1.85%) Sass
14 2 (1.85%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 22 (20.37%) Management Information System
2 14 (12.96%) GIS
3 6 (5.56%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.78%) Replication
5 1 (0.93%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.93%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.93%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.93%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.78%) Windows
2 1 (0.93%) Android
2 1 (0.93%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (54.63%) Scrum
2 43 (39.81%) Unit Testing
3 24 (22.22%) Automated Testing
3 24 (22.22%) UML
4 17 (15.74%) SOA
5 16 (14.81%) Workflow
6 15 (13.89%) MVC
6 15 (13.89%) CRM
6 15 (13.89%) BDD
7 14 (12.96%) Change Control
7 14 (12.96%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (12.96%) Content Management
8 13 (12.04%) Information Security
8 13 (12.04%) ITIL
8 13 (12.04%) PRINCE2
9 11 (10.19%) Code Coverage
10 10 (9.26%) TDD
10 10 (9.26%) Software Engineering
10 10 (9.26%) Requirements Engineering
11 9 (8.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 68 (62.96%) C#
2 47 (43.52%) SQL
3 18 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 17 (15.74%) Java
5 13 (12.04%) VB
6 12 (11.11%) C++
7 9 (8.33%) JavaScript
7 9 (8.33%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.93%) XAML
8 1 (0.93%) PHP5
8 1 (0.93%) Scala
8 1 (0.93%) PHP
Qualifications
1 55 (50.93%) Security Cleared
2 49 (45.37%) SC Cleared
3 21 (19.44%) ISEB
4 6 (5.56%) DV Cleared
5 3 (2.78%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (12.04%) ISO 9000
1 13 (12.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.85%) QA
3 1 (0.93%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.93%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.93%) ISO 14001
Systems Management
1 1 (0.93%) Puppet
1 1 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (23.15%) Microsoft
2 15 (13.89%) SAP
3 12 (11.11%) Oracle
4 10 (9.26%) Google
5 4 (3.70%) ATG
6 1 (0.93%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.93%) Veeam
6 1 (0.93%) hybris
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