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 23 January 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
23 Jan 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 90 80 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 35.86% 26.06% 15.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 45.69% 32.13% 21.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 59 37
Median daily rate £350 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £325 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £505 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 9 8
Median hourly rate £41.50 £44.00 £38.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.68% +15.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £43.63 £35.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £47.70 £48.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £45.00 £37.25
% change year-on-year
-8.88% +20.80%

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
197 249 226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 78.49% 81.11% 74.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 156 146
Median daily rate £355 £400 £326
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.37% +22.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £308 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 27 20
Median hourly rate £41.00 £43.75 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.28% +20.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.10 £33.55 £24.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £57.00 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +4 30 £290 -27.50% 6
Yeovil 0 24 £350 -33.33% 1
Bath +9 20 £350 -7.89% 23
Street +2 3 £550 +66.03%
Bridgwater 0 1 £403 +11.03%
Agile Software Development
South West

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 86 (60.56%) C#
2 84 (59.15%) Scrum
3 66 (46.48%) .NET
4 50 (35.21%) Security Cleared
5 46 (32.39%) Software Engineering
5 46 (32.39%) SQL Server
6 41 (28.87%) Java
7 40 (28.17%) SC Cleared
8 38 (26.76%) Team Foundation Server
9 35 (24.65%) SQL
10 31 (21.83%) Automated Testing
11 28 (19.72%) BDD
11 28 (19.72%) Unit Testing
12 26 (18.31%) MVC
13 25 (17.61%) HTML
14 24 (16.90%) ASP.NET
14 24 (16.90%) Microsoft
14 24 (16.90%) Git (software)
14 24 (16.90%) TDD
14 24 (16.90%) QA
15 23 (16.20%) Kanban
16 22 (15.49%) UML
17 21 (14.79%) .NET Framework
18 20 (14.08%) Web Development
18 20 (14.08%) C++
18 20 (14.08%) SQL Server 2012
18 20 (14.08%) Continuous Delivery
19 19 (13.38%) Time Management
20 18 (12.68%) Pair Programming
20 18 (12.68%) OO

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 11 (7.75%) NServiceBus
2 7 (4.93%) Apache Spark
3 6 (4.23%) Tomcat
4 5 (3.52%) Apache
4 5 (3.52%) K2 blackpearl
4 5 (3.52%) SharePoint
5 4 (2.82%) IIS
5 4 (2.82%) JBoss
6 3 (2.11%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (2.11%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.41%) CMS
8 1 (0.70%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.70%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.70%) ATG Dynamo
8 1 (0.70%) Drupal
8 1 (0.70%) Liferay
8 1 (0.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.70%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.70%) WildFly
Applications
1 9 (6.34%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.11%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.41%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.70%) Fredhopper
2 1 (0.70%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (0.70%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.63%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (4.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.11%) IaaS
4 1 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.70%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.82%) Internet
2 3 (2.11%) Firewall
2 3 (2.11%) LDAP
2 3 (2.11%) Network Security
3 2 (1.41%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.70%) Skype
4 1 (0.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (32.39%) SQL Server
2 20 (14.08%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (7.75%) Hadoop
4 8 (5.63%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (4.93%) Big Data
6 6 (4.23%) Apache Hive
6 6 (4.23%) NoSQL
6 6 (4.23%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (4.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (2.82%) HBase
7 4 (2.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (2.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (2.11%) Oracle Database
8 3 (2.11%) PerformancePoint
8 3 (2.11%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (2.11%) PowerPivot
9 2 (1.41%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.41%) QGIS
10 1 (0.70%) Apache Accumulo
10 1 (0.70%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 38 (26.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 24 (16.90%) Git (software)
3 14 (9.86%) Visual Studio
4 13 (9.15%) Selenium
5 12 (8.45%) SpecFlow
6 10 (7.04%) Eclipse
7 8 (5.63%) Cucumber
8 7 (4.93%) Rational DOORS
9 6 (4.23%) Jenkins
9 6 (4.23%) JIRA
10 4 (2.82%) JUnit
10 4 (2.82%) Maven
10 4 (2.82%) Subversion
11 3 (2.11%) Ant
11 3 (2.11%) Apache Buildr
11 3 (2.11%) Grunt
11 3 (2.11%) jMock
11 3 (2.11%) Mercurial
12 2 (1.41%) Gradle
12 2 (1.41%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 17 (11.97%) Finance
2 7 (4.93%) Manufacturing
3 4 (2.82%) Aerospace
4 3 (2.11%) Military
5 2 (1.41%) Electronics
5 2 (1.41%) Games
5 2 (1.41%) Marketing
5 2 (1.41%) Retail
5 2 (1.41%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.70%) Back Office
6 1 (0.70%) Banking
6 1 (0.70%) Billing
Job Titles
1 64 (45.07%) Developer
2 25 (17.61%) .NET Developer
3 23 (16.20%) Analyst
3 23 (16.20%) C# Developer
4 21 (14.79%) Software Engineer
5 18 (12.68%) Java Engineer
6 16 (11.27%) Java Software Engineer
7 14 (9.86%) Test Analyst
8 11 (7.75%) C# .NET Developer
8 11 (7.75%) Software Developer
9 10 (7.04%) Tester
10 8 (5.63%) Business Analyst
10 8 (5.63%) Java Developer
11 7 (4.93%) ASP.NET Developer
11 7 (4.93%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 6 (4.23%) Automation Tester
12 6 (4.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 6 (4.23%) HTML Developer
12 6 (4.23%) SQL Developer
13 5 (3.52%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (46.48%) .NET
2 25 (17.61%) HTML
3 24 (16.90%) ASP.NET
4 21 (14.79%) .NET Framework
5 17 (11.97%) CSS
6 15 (10.56%) ASP.NET MVC
6 15 (10.56%) HTML5
6 15 (10.56%) WPF
7 10 (7.04%) ASP.NET Web API
7 10 (7.04%) Gherkin
8 9 (6.34%) JSP
8 9 (6.34%) Web Services
9 8 (5.63%) Spring
10 7 (4.93%) AngularJS
10 7 (4.93%) RESTful
10 7 (4.93%) XML
11 6 (4.23%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 6 (4.23%) LINQ
12 5 (3.52%) jQuery
12 5 (3.52%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.75%) User Experience
2 6 (4.23%) RIA
3 2 (1.41%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.41%) Semantic Web
3 2 (1.41%) Web 2.0
4 1 (0.70%) Data Integration
4 1 (0.70%) Virtual Team
4 1 (0.70%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.63%) Linux
2 6 (4.23%) Windows
3 2 (1.41%) Unix
4 1 (0.70%) CentOS
4 1 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (59.15%) Scrum
2 46 (32.39%) Software Engineering
3 31 (21.83%) Automated Testing
4 28 (19.72%) BDD
4 28 (19.72%) Unit Testing
5 26 (18.31%) MVC
6 24 (16.90%) TDD
7 23 (16.20%) Kanban
8 22 (15.49%) UML
9 20 (14.08%) Continuous Delivery
9 20 (14.08%) Web Development
10 19 (13.38%) Time Management
11 18 (12.68%) OO
11 18 (12.68%) Pair Programming
12 14 (9.86%) Test Automation
13 13 (9.15%) Continuous Integration
14 12 (8.45%) Line Management
15 10 (7.04%) Business Intelligence
15 10 (7.04%) User Acceptance Testing
16 9 (6.34%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 86 (60.56%) C#
2 41 (28.87%) Java
3 35 (24.65%) SQL
4 20 (14.08%) C++
5 15 (10.56%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.11%) Ada
6 3 (2.11%) Python
6 3 (2.11%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.41%) Perl
7 2 (1.41%) Scala
8 1 (0.70%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.70%) Ruby
8 1 (0.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 50 (35.21%) Security Cleared
2 40 (28.17%) SC Cleared
3 7 (4.93%) ISEB
4 2 (1.41%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (16.90%) QA
2 1 (0.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (3.52%) Docker
2 4 (2.82%) HDFS
3 2 (1.41%) Shibboleth
4 1 (0.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (4.93%) Ansible
2 3 (2.11%) Oozie
3 2 (1.41%) OpenAM
3 2 (1.41%) OpenSSO
3 2 (1.41%) Sun Identity Manager
4 1 (0.70%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (16.90%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.34%) Oracle
3 5 (3.52%) ATG
3 5 (3.52%) Cloudera
4 3 (2.11%) SAP
5 2 (1.41%) BEA
5 2 (1.41%) Cadence
5 2 (1.41%) ForgeRock
5 2 (1.41%) Sun
6 1 (0.70%) Google
6 1 (0.70%) Informatica
6 1 (0.70%) Luciad
6 1 (0.70%) Sybase
6 1 (0.70%) Talend
6 1 (0.70%) Teradata
6 1 (0.70%) VeriFone
6 1 (0.70%) WorldPay
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