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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 6 4 7
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 36 75 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 15.19% 22.26% 25.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 21.95% 27.88% 29.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 41 75
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £398 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.91% +6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 20 2
Median hourly rate £42.25 £38.64 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.35% +8.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.45 £30.00 £35.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £160.45 £42.75 £35.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+8.12% +11.11%
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
164 269 307
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 69.20% 79.82% 86.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 142 224
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 41 12
Median hourly rate £35.00 £42.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £30.00 £33.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.38 £55.00 £36.12
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 26 July 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
Bath +10 25 £350 -6.35% 13
Yeovil -2 4 - -
Taunton -8 2 £396 +13.21% 7
Bridgwater -1 1 £400 +14.28%
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 26 July 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 38 (41.76%) Scrum
2 32 (35.16%) Java
3 28 (30.77%) Software Engineering
4 25 (27.47%) C#
5 21 (23.08%) E-Commerce
6 18 (19.78%) OO
6 18 (19.78%) User Experience
7 17 (18.68%) UML
7 17 (18.68%) .NET
7 17 (18.68%) Project Management
8 15 (16.48%) C++
8 15 (16.48%) JavaScript
8 15 (16.48%) Finance
8 15 (16.48%) Time Management
9 13 (14.29%) SQL Server
9 13 (14.29%) Programme Management
9 13 (14.29%) TDD
10 12 (13.19%) Retail
10 12 (13.19%) CSS
10 12 (13.19%) HTML
10 12 (13.19%) SQL
10 12 (13.19%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (12.09%) Security Cleared
11 11 (12.09%) Web Development
11 11 (12.09%) Waterfall
12 10 (10.99%) Web Services
13 9 (9.89%) Pair Programming
13 9 (9.89%) Spring
13 9 (9.89%) Manufacturing
13 9 (9.89%) QA

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 3 (3.30%) Apache Pig
2 2 (2.20%) Apache
2 2 (2.20%) Apache Spark
2 2 (2.20%) CMS
2 2 (2.20%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (2.20%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.10%) GeoServer
3 1 (1.10%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.10%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.10%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.20%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (5.49%) Magento
3 3 (3.30%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.20%) Office 365
2 1 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.10%) IaaS
2 1 (1.10%) PaaS
2 1 (1.10%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.20%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.59%) MongoDB
2 6 (6.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (6.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (4.40%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (4.40%) Hadoop
3 4 (4.40%) Neo4j
3 4 (4.40%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (3.30%) Apache Hive
4 3 (3.30%) Big Data
4 3 (3.30%) GIS
4 3 (3.30%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.20%) Apache Accumulo
5 2 (2.20%) Biml
5 2 (2.20%) HBase
5 2 (2.20%) Power BI
5 2 (2.20%) QGIS
5 2 (2.20%) SSDT
6 1 (1.10%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 8 (8.79%) Selenium
2 6 (6.59%) Git (software)
2 6 (6.59%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.30%) WebDriver
4 2 (2.20%) Gradle
4 2 (2.20%) JIRA
4 2 (2.20%) Mercurial
4 2 (2.20%) Subversion
4 2 (2.20%) Vagrant
4 2 (2.20%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.10%) Artifactory
5 1 (1.10%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.10%) eggPlant
5 1 (1.10%) GitLab
5 1 (1.10%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.10%) Maven
5 1 (1.10%) SonarQube
5 1 (1.10%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (1.10%) tSQLt
5 1 (1.10%) WATIR
General
1 15 (16.48%) Finance
2 12 (13.19%) Retail
3 9 (9.89%) Manufacturing
4 8 (8.79%) Aerospace
4 8 (8.79%) Telecoms
5 7 (7.69%) Electronics
5 7 (7.69%) Marketing
6 3 (3.30%) Banking
7 2 (2.20%) Military
8 1 (1.10%) Billing
8 1 (1.10%) Law
Job Titles
1 34 (37.36%) Developer
2 14 (15.38%) Analyst
2 14 (15.38%) Java Developer
2 14 (15.38%) Project Manager
2 14 (15.38%) Software Engineer
3 9 (9.89%) Business Analyst
4 8 (8.79%) Java Engineer
4 8 (8.79%) Java Software Engineer
5 7 (7.69%) .NET Developer
5 7 (7.69%) E-Commerce Manager
5 7 (7.69%) E-Commerce Project Manager
6 6 (6.59%) C# Developer
6 6 (6.59%) Software Developer
7 5 (5.49%) Digital Project Manager
7 5 (5.49%) Integration Engineer
7 5 (5.49%) Software Integration Engineer
8 4 (4.40%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 4 (4.40%) HTML Developer
8 4 (4.40%) Java Software Developer
8 4 (4.40%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (18.68%) .NET
2 12 (13.19%) CSS
2 12 (13.19%) HTML
3 10 (10.99%) Web Services
4 9 (9.89%) Spring
5 8 (8.79%) CSS3
5 8 (8.79%) HTML5
5 8 (8.79%) JSON
6 6 (6.59%) AngularJS
6 6 (6.59%) ASP.NET
7 5 (5.49%) jQuery
7 5 (5.49%) JSON-LD
7 5 (5.49%) KnockoutJS
7 5 (5.49%) OAuth2
7 5 (5.49%) RESTful
7 5 (5.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (4.40%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (4.40%) XML
9 3 (3.30%) J2EE
9 3 (3.30%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (19.78%) User Experience
2 5 (5.49%) Semantic Web
3 3 (3.30%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.20%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.20%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.10%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.59%) Linux
2 3 (3.30%) Android
2 3 (3.30%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (41.76%) Scrum
2 28 (30.77%) Software Engineering
3 21 (23.08%) E-Commerce
4 18 (19.78%) OO
5 17 (18.68%) Project Management
5 17 (18.68%) UML
6 15 (16.48%) Time Management
7 13 (14.29%) Programme Management
7 13 (14.29%) TDD
8 12 (13.19%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (12.09%) Waterfall
9 11 (12.09%) Web Development
10 9 (9.89%) Pair Programming
11 8 (8.79%) BDD
11 8 (8.79%) Open Source
12 7 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
12 7 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
12 7 (7.69%) MVC
13 6 (6.59%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 32 (35.16%) Java
2 25 (27.47%) C#
3 15 (16.48%) C++
3 15 (16.48%) JavaScript
4 12 (13.19%) SQL
5 4 (4.40%) VB.NET
6 3 (3.30%) ECMAScript
6 3 (3.30%) ES6
7 2 (2.20%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.20%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.10%) Ada
8 1 (1.10%) Groovy
8 1 (1.10%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.10%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (12.09%) Security Cleared
2 9 (9.89%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.10%) ISEB
3 1 (1.10%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.10%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (1.10%) MCP
3 1 (1.10%) MCSA
3 1 (1.10%) MCSE
3 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.10%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.10%) PMP
3 1 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.89%) QA
2 1 (1.10%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.10%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.10%) TickIT
System Software
1 4 (4.40%) Docker
2 2 (2.20%) Shibboleth
3 1 (1.10%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (3.30%) Ansible
1 3 (3.30%) OpenAM
2 2 (2.20%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.20%) Oozie
2 2 (2.20%) OpenSSO
2 2 (2.20%) Sun Identity Manager
3 1 (1.10%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.10%) Mesos
3 1 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.10%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (8.79%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.69%) ATG
2 7 (7.69%) SAP
3 3 (3.30%) ForgeRock
4 2 (2.20%) Sitecore
4 2 (2.20%) Sun
5 1 (1.10%) Capita
5 1 (1.10%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.10%) VMware
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