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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 3 2 5
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 42 111 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 18.75% 35.02% 21.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 27.27% 42.53% 24.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 65 57
Median daily rate £350 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £325 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 22 2
Median hourly rate £40.00 £42.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.43% +22.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.65 £40.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+6.62% +10.34%
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
154 261 286
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 68.75% 82.33% 86.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 142 223
Median daily rate £350 £369 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.02% -1.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £462 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 35 11
Median hourly rate £40.00 £42.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.43% +22.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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 28 September 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
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 28 September 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 18 £340 -5.35% 9
Bath +3 12 £353 -3.42% 22
Yeovil -3 6 - - 2
Bridgwater - 1 £410 -
Weston-super-Mare - 1 £325 -
Agile Software Development
South West

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 40 (51.28%) Scrum
2 37 (47.44%) C#
3 33 (42.31%) .NET
4 30 (38.46%) Software Engineering
5 25 (32.05%) SQL Server
6 24 (30.77%) Java
7 20 (25.64%) Security Cleared
8 19 (24.36%) Team Foundation Server
9 17 (21.79%) TDD
10 16 (20.51%) Pair Programming
10 16 (20.51%) SQL
10 16 (20.51%) SC Cleared
11 15 (19.23%) JavaScript
12 14 (17.95%) OO
13 13 (16.67%) CSS
13 13 (16.67%) HTML
13 13 (16.67%) Unit Testing
13 13 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
14 12 (15.38%) MVC
15 11 (14.10%) C++
15 11 (14.10%) ASP.NET
15 11 (14.10%) Time Management
15 11 (14.10%) QA
15 11 (14.10%) Automated Testing
16 10 (12.82%) Spring
16 10 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
16 10 (12.82%) SQL Server 2012
16 10 (12.82%) UML
16 10 (12.82%) Microsoft
16 10 (12.82%) Web Development

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 6 (7.69%) NServiceBus
2 4 (5.13%) K2 blackpearl
3 3 (3.85%) Apache
3 3 (3.85%) IIS
4 2 (2.56%) Apache Pig
4 2 (2.56%) Apache Spark
4 2 (2.56%) CMS
4 2 (2.56%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.28%) Drupal
5 1 (1.28%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.28%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.28%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (2.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (6.41%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.28%) IaaS
3 1 (1.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (32.05%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.82%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (8.97%) MongoDB
4 5 (6.41%) Hadoop
4 5 (6.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (6.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (5.13%) Big Data
5 4 (5.13%) Neo4j
5 4 (5.13%) NoSQL
6 3 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (2.56%) Apache Accumulo
7 2 (2.56%) Apache Hive
7 2 (2.56%) Biml
7 2 (2.56%) HBase
7 2 (2.56%) Power BI
7 2 (2.56%) SSDT
8 1 (1.28%) PerformancePoint
8 1 (1.28%) PowerPivot
8 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 19 (24.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (11.54%) Git (software)
3 5 (6.41%) Visual Studio
4 4 (5.13%) Selenium
5 2 (2.56%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.56%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.56%) JIRA
5 2 (2.56%) Mercurial
5 2 (2.56%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (2.56%) Subversion
5 2 (2.56%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.28%) Artifactory
6 1 (1.28%) Gradle
6 1 (1.28%) SonarQube
6 1 (1.28%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (1.28%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.28%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.28%) tSQLt
General
1 7 (8.97%) Finance
2 3 (3.85%) Aerospace
2 3 (3.85%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.56%) Military
4 1 (1.28%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (48.72%) Developer
2 15 (19.23%) Software Engineer
3 13 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 12 (15.38%) Java Engineer
4 12 (15.38%) Java Software Engineer
5 8 (10.26%) C# Developer
5 8 (10.26%) Software Developer
6 7 (8.97%) SQL Developer
7 6 (7.69%) Analyst
7 6 (7.69%) Java Developer
7 6 (7.69%) Project Manager
8 5 (6.41%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (6.41%) Integration Engineer
8 5 (6.41%) Software Integration Engineer
9 4 (5.13%) Test Analyst
10 3 (3.85%) Digital Project Manager
10 3 (3.85%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 3 (3.85%) HTML Developer
10 3 (3.85%) J2EE Software Engineer
10 3 (3.85%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (42.31%) .NET
2 13 (16.67%) CSS
2 13 (16.67%) HTML
3 11 (14.10%) ASP.NET
4 10 (12.82%) .NET Framework
4 10 (12.82%) JSON
4 10 (12.82%) Spring
5 9 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (11.54%) Web Services
6 7 (8.97%) CSS3
6 7 (8.97%) HTML5
6 7 (8.97%) JSON-LD
6 7 (8.97%) OAuth2
6 7 (8.97%) RESTful
7 6 (7.69%) AngularJS
7 6 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (6.41%) jQuery
8 5 (6.41%) KnockoutJS
8 5 (6.41%) SAML
8 5 (6.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.26%) User Experience
2 7 (8.97%) Semantic Web
3 2 (2.56%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.28%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.97%) Linux
1 7 (8.97%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (51.28%) Scrum
2 30 (38.46%) Software Engineering
3 17 (21.79%) TDD
4 16 (20.51%) Pair Programming
5 14 (17.95%) OO
6 13 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
6 13 (16.67%) Unit Testing
7 12 (15.38%) MVC
8 11 (14.10%) Automated Testing
8 11 (14.10%) Time Management
9 10 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (12.82%) UML
9 10 (12.82%) Web Development
10 9 (11.54%) Kanban
11 8 (10.26%) BDD
11 8 (10.26%) E-Commerce
11 8 (10.26%) Open Source
12 7 (8.97%) DevOps
12 7 (8.97%) Project Management
12 7 (8.97%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 37 (47.44%) C#
2 24 (30.77%) Java
3 16 (20.51%) SQL
4 15 (19.23%) JavaScript
5 11 (14.10%) C++
6 4 (5.13%) VB.NET
7 3 (3.85%) ECMAScript
7 3 (3.85%) ES6
8 2 (2.56%) Ada
8 2 (2.56%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.28%) Groovy
9 1 (1.28%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.28%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (25.64%) Security Cleared
2 16 (20.51%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.28%) ISEB
3 1 (1.28%) MCP
3 1 (1.28%) MCSA
3 1 (1.28%) MCSE
3 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (14.10%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.13%) Shibboleth
2 3 (3.85%) Docker
3 1 (1.28%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (6.41%) OpenAM
2 4 (5.13%) OpenSSO
2 4 (5.13%) Sun Identity Manager
3 3 (3.85%) Ansible
4 2 (2.56%) Oozie
5 1 (1.28%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.28%) Mesos
5 1 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.28%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (12.82%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.41%) ForgeRock
3 4 (5.13%) Sun
4 2 (2.56%) Cadence
5 1 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.28%) SAP
5 1 (1.28%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.28%) VMware
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