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 11 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 1 2 8
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 75 121 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 31.78% 31.76% 18.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 42.37% 37.81% 24.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 89 52
Median daily rate £349 £370 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.74% +12.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £325 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £453 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 8 7
Median hourly rate £41.00 £43.75 £38.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.28% +14.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.90 £42.64 £35.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £45.05 £48.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £43.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +21.52%
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
177 320 265
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 75.00% 83.99% 75.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 199 187
Median daily rate £350 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £313 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £387
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 21 19
Median hourly rate £40.00 £43.00 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.97% +18.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £25.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £44.00 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +32.00%

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 11 December 2016.

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 11 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 0 25 £325 -16.39% 4
Yeovil +1 24 £425 +45.92% 1
Bath +8 18 £336 -3.92% 19
Bridgwater 0 1 £403 +11.03%
Street 0 1 - -
Agile Software Development
South West

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 11 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 65 (57.52%) C#
2 64 (56.64%) Scrum
3 54 (47.79%) .NET
4 41 (36.28%) SQL Server
4 41 (36.28%) Security Cleared
5 37 (32.74%) Software Engineering
6 33 (29.20%) SC Cleared
7 32 (28.32%) Team Foundation Server
8 29 (25.66%) SQL
8 29 (25.66%) Java
9 24 (21.24%) Automated Testing
10 23 (20.35%) Microsoft
11 20 (17.70%) Unit Testing
12 19 (16.81%) QA
12 19 (16.81%) HTML
13 18 (15.93%) MVC
13 18 (15.93%) Kanban
13 18 (15.93%) BDD
13 18 (15.93%) SQL Server 2012
14 16 (14.16%) ASP.NET
14 16 (14.16%) TDD
14 16 (14.16%) Continuous Delivery
15 15 (13.27%) Git (software)
16 14 (12.39%) Finance
16 14 (12.39%) CSS
16 14 (12.39%) C++
16 14 (12.39%) Pair Programming
16 14 (12.39%) Web Development
16 14 (12.39%) .NET Framework
17 13 (11.50%) Time Management

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 7 (6.19%) NServiceBus
2 5 (4.42%) K2 blackpearl
2 5 (4.42%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.54%) Apache Spark
3 4 (3.54%) IIS
4 3 (2.65%) Apache
4 3 (2.65%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (2.65%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.77%) Apache Pig
5 2 (1.77%) CMS
5 2 (1.77%) JBoss
5 2 (1.77%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.88%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.88%) ATG Dynamo
6 1 (0.88%) Drupal
6 1 (0.88%) Liferay
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.88%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.88%) WildFly
Applications
1 7 (6.19%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.88%) Fredhopper
1 1 (0.88%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
1 1 (0.88%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.19%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (6.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.77%) IaaS
3 1 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.77%) Internet
2 1 (0.88%) Firewall
2 1 (0.88%) LDAP
2 1 (0.88%) Network Security
2 1 (0.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (36.28%) SQL Server
2 18 (15.93%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (7.96%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (6.19%) Hadoop
4 7 (6.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (4.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (4.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (3.54%) Big Data
6 4 (3.54%) MongoDB
7 3 (2.65%) Apache Hive
7 3 (2.65%) HBase
7 3 (2.65%) Oracle Database
7 3 (2.65%) PerformancePoint
7 3 (2.65%) PowerPivot
7 3 (2.65%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.77%) Apache Accumulo
8 2 (1.77%) Neo4j
8 2 (1.77%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.77%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.77%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 32 (28.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (13.27%) Git (software)
3 12 (10.62%) Visual Studio
4 9 (7.96%) Selenium
4 9 (7.96%) SpecFlow
5 7 (6.19%) Cucumber
6 4 (3.54%) Rational DOORS
7 3 (2.65%) Eclipse
7 3 (2.65%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.77%) JIRA
8 2 (1.77%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.88%) Bower
9 1 (0.88%) Grunt
9 1 (0.88%) JUnit
9 1 (0.88%) NUnit
9 1 (0.88%) SonarQube
9 1 (0.88%) Subversion
9 1 (0.88%) Talend Open Studio
9 1 (0.88%) TestNG
9 1 (0.88%) tSQLt
General
1 14 (12.39%) Finance
2 4 (3.54%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.77%) Aerospace
3 2 (1.77%) Military
4 1 (0.88%) Back Office
4 1 (0.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 52 (46.02%) Developer
2 21 (18.58%) .NET Developer
3 18 (15.93%) Software Engineer
4 17 (15.04%) Analyst
5 15 (13.27%) C# Developer
5 15 (13.27%) Java Engineer
6 14 (12.39%) Java Software Engineer
7 9 (7.96%) C# .NET Developer
7 9 (7.96%) Test Analyst
8 8 (7.08%) Business Analyst
8 8 (7.08%) Software Developer
9 7 (6.19%) HTML Developer
9 7 (6.19%) Java Developer
9 7 (6.19%) SQL Developer
9 7 (6.19%) Tester
10 6 (5.31%) ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (5.31%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 6 (5.31%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 5 (4.42%) Test Engineer
12 4 (3.54%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (47.79%) .NET
2 19 (16.81%) HTML
3 16 (14.16%) ASP.NET
4 14 (12.39%) .NET Framework
4 14 (12.39%) CSS
5 10 (8.85%) HTML5
6 9 (7.96%) ASP.NET Web API
7 8 (7.08%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (7.08%) WPF
8 7 (6.19%) Gherkin
8 7 (6.19%) Spring
8 7 (6.19%) Web Services
9 6 (5.31%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 6 (5.31%) LINQ
10 5 (4.42%) AngularJS
10 5 (4.42%) CSS3
10 5 (4.42%) jQuery
10 5 (4.42%) WF
11 4 (3.54%) JSON-LD
11 4 (3.54%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.08%) User Experience
2 4 (3.54%) Semantic Web
3 2 (1.77%) RIA
4 1 (0.88%) Data Integration
4 1 (0.88%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.31%) Windows
2 5 (4.42%) Linux
3 1 (0.88%) CentOS
3 1 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (56.64%) Scrum
2 37 (32.74%) Software Engineering
3 24 (21.24%) Automated Testing
4 20 (17.70%) Unit Testing
5 18 (15.93%) BDD
5 18 (15.93%) Kanban
5 18 (15.93%) MVC
6 16 (14.16%) Continuous Delivery
6 16 (14.16%) TDD
7 14 (12.39%) Pair Programming
7 14 (12.39%) Web Development
8 13 (11.50%) Time Management
8 13 (11.50%) UML
9 12 (10.62%) OO
10 10 (8.85%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (8.85%) Line Management
11 9 (7.96%) Manual Testing
12 8 (7.08%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (7.08%) Project Management
12 8 (7.08%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 65 (57.52%) C#
2 29 (25.66%) Java
2 29 (25.66%) SQL
3 14 (12.39%) C++
4 11 (9.73%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.65%) VB.NET
6 2 (1.77%) Ada
6 2 (1.77%) Perl
7 1 (0.88%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.88%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.88%) Python
7 1 (0.88%) Ruby
7 1 (0.88%) Scala
7 1 (0.88%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 41 (36.28%) Security Cleared
2 33 (29.20%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.65%) ISEB
4 1 (0.88%) MCP
4 1 (0.88%) MCSA
4 1 (0.88%) MCSE
4 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (16.81%) QA
2 1 (0.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (3.54%) Shibboleth
2 3 (2.65%) Docker
3 2 (1.77%) HDFS
4 1 (0.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (3.54%) Ansible
1 4 (3.54%) OpenAM
1 4 (3.54%) OpenSSO
1 4 (3.54%) Sun Identity Manager
2 2 (1.77%) Oozie
3 1 (0.88%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (20.35%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.31%) Oracle
3 4 (3.54%) ForgeRock
3 4 (3.54%) Sun
4 2 (1.77%) ATG
4 2 (1.77%) Cadence
5 1 (0.88%) BEA
5 1 (0.88%) Cloudera
5 1 (0.88%) Google
5 1 (0.88%) Informatica
5 1 (0.88%) Luciad
5 1 (0.88%) SAP
5 1 (0.88%) Sybase
5 1 (0.88%) Talend
5 1 (0.88%) Teradata
5 1 (0.88%) VeriFone
5 1 (0.88%) WorldPay
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Rate: £350 - £380 per day
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Rate: £350 per day
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