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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 5 8 10
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 65 83 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 17.76% 18.24% 14.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 24.16% 21.67% 24.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 63 19
Average daily rate
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£328 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.92% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £438 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £386 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 0
Average hourly rate £32.54 £36.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.61% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
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
269 383 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 73.50% 84.18% 57.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 290 49
Average daily rate £400 £338 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% +0.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £425 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 10 6
Average hourly rate £38.25 £33.84 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.03% +93.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £12.31 £9.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £36.40 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 22 May 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
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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 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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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 41 £327 -0.30% 3
Yeovil -2 5 £338 +5.46% 2
Bath -10 4 £388 +10.71% 10
Templecombe - 4 - -
Street -3 1 £325 -
Agile Software Development
South West

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 71 (66.98%) .NET
2 51 (48.11%) C#
3 47 (44.34%) Scrum
3 47 (44.34%) Security Cleared
4 41 (38.68%) SC Cleared
5 35 (33.02%) Unit Testing
6 34 (32.08%) SQL
7 31 (29.25%) ASP.NET
8 27 (25.47%) .NET Framework
9 23 (21.70%) UML
10 22 (20.75%) Web Services
10 22 (20.75%) Microsoft
11 20 (18.87%) HTML
11 20 (18.87%) MVC
12 19 (17.92%) Management Information System
12 19 (17.92%) CSS
13 18 (16.98%) Workflow
13 18 (16.98%) WPF
14 17 (16.04%) JavaScript
15 16 (15.09%) Java
15 16 (15.09%) VB.NET
16 15 (14.15%) SAP
16 15 (14.15%) CRM
16 15 (14.15%) ISEB
16 15 (14.15%) CMS
16 15 (14.15%) Manufacturing
16 15 (14.15%) Retail
17 14 (13.21%) Content Management
17 14 (13.21%) GIS
17 14 (13.21%) SOA

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (14.15%) CMS
2 9 (8.49%) K2 blackpearl
3 7 (6.60%) Apache
4 6 (5.66%) Tomcat
5 4 (3.77%) Node.js
6 2 (1.89%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.94%) Apache ServiceMix
7 1 (0.94%) Confluence
7 1 (0.94%) ExpressionEngine
7 1 (0.94%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.94%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.94%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (0.94%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.94%) Fireworks
1 1 (0.94%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.94%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.83%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.32%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.83%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.89%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.89%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.89%) Big Data
3 2 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.94%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.94%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.94%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.94%) DTS
4 1 (0.94%) MySQL
4 1 (0.94%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.94%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 8 (7.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (6.60%) Visual Studio
3 6 (5.66%) Rational DOORS
3 6 (5.66%) Rational Rhapsody
3 6 (5.66%) Eclipse
4 5 (4.72%) ClearQuest
4 5 (4.72%) ClearCase
5 3 (2.83%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.89%) JIRA
6 2 (1.89%) Bitbucket
6 2 (1.89%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.94%) Subversion
7 1 (0.94%) Maven
7 1 (0.94%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.94%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.94%) Selenium
General
1 15 (14.15%) Manufacturing
1 15 (14.15%) Retail
2 9 (8.49%) Back Office
3 3 (2.83%) Military
4 2 (1.89%) Finance
5 1 (0.94%) Banking
5 1 (0.94%) Marketing
5 1 (0.94%) Electronics
5 1 (0.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 64 (60.38%) Developer
2 47 (44.34%) .NET Developer
3 15 (14.15%) SQL Developer
4 14 (13.21%) Solutions Architect
4 14 (13.21%) Architect
5 11 (10.38%) Software Engineer
6 6 (5.66%) Software Developer
6 6 (5.66%) Analyst
7 5 (4.72%) Java Developer
8 4 (3.77%) Agile Business Analyst
8 4 (3.77%) Business Analyst
8 4 (3.77%) Java Software Engineer
8 4 (3.77%) JavaScript Developer
9 3 (2.83%) Team Leader
9 3 (2.83%) .NET Team Leader
9 3 (2.83%) C# Developer
9 3 (2.83%) Development Team Leader
9 3 (2.83%) Agile .NET Developer
9 3 (2.83%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (2.83%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (66.98%) .NET
2 31 (29.25%) ASP.NET
3 27 (25.47%) .NET Framework
4 22 (20.75%) Web Services
5 20 (18.87%) HTML
6 19 (17.92%) CSS
7 18 (16.98%) WPF
8 13 (12.26%) JSP
9 12 (11.32%) Entity Framework
10 11 (10.38%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (7.55%) WF
11 8 (7.55%) Spring
12 7 (6.60%) GWT
12 7 (6.60%) WCF
13 6 (5.66%) HTML5
13 6 (5.66%) AngularJS
14 5 (4.72%) Hibernate
14 5 (4.72%) CSS3
15 4 (3.77%) RESTful
15 4 (3.77%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 19 (17.92%) Management Information System
2 14 (13.21%) GIS
3 8 (7.55%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.89%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.94%) Replication
5 1 (0.94%) DTV
5 1 (0.94%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.94%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.94%) User Experience
5 1 (0.94%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.77%) Linux
2 3 (2.83%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (44.34%) Scrum
2 35 (33.02%) Unit Testing
3 23 (21.70%) UML
4 20 (18.87%) MVC
5 18 (16.98%) Workflow
6 15 (14.15%) CRM
7 14 (13.21%) Content Management
7 14 (13.21%) SOA
7 14 (13.21%) Change Control
8 13 (12.26%) ITIL
8 13 (12.26%) PRINCE2
8 13 (12.26%) Information Security
9 12 (11.32%) Software Engineering
10 11 (10.38%) BDD
11 9 (8.49%) OO
12 8 (7.55%) Web Development
13 6 (5.66%) Requirements Engineering
13 6 (5.66%) Requirements Analysis
13 6 (5.66%) Automated Testing
13 6 (5.66%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 51 (48.11%) C#
2 34 (32.08%) SQL
3 17 (16.04%) JavaScript
4 16 (15.09%) Java
4 16 (15.09%) VB.NET
5 14 (13.21%) VB
6 8 (7.55%) C++
7 4 (3.77%) T-SQL
7 4 (3.77%) PHP
8 3 (2.83%) Perl
9 1 (0.94%) XAML
9 1 (0.94%) Ada
9 1 (0.94%) Scala
9 1 (0.94%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 47 (44.34%) Security Cleared
2 41 (38.68%) SC Cleared
3 15 (14.15%) ISEB
4 7 (6.60%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (12.26%) ISO 9000
1 13 (12.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.94%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.94%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.94%) JSP 440
Systems Management
1 1 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.94%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (20.75%) Microsoft
2 15 (14.15%) SAP
3 9 (8.49%) Oracle
4 7 (6.60%) Google
5 1 (0.94%) Telerik
5 1 (0.94%) Luciad
5 1 (0.94%) ATG
5 1 (0.94%) Zerto
5 1 (0.94%) hybris
5 1 (0.94%) Veeam
5 1 (0.94%) Sitecore
Bath, Avon
People Source Consulting
Rate: £340 - £380 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Connectus
Rate: £30 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Somerset
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £350.00 - £387.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago