The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 6 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 35 77 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 15.35% 23.33% 26.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 21.88% 27.50% 32.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 61 75
Median daily rate £410 £370 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.81% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+8.75% +11.11%
Agile Software Development
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
160 280 287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 70.18% 84.85% 82.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 208 213
Median daily rate £375 £350 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 14 5
Median hourly rate £14.50 £20.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% -52.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £45.00 £44.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +15.09%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Southampton 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 Southampton

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Southampton region.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Southampton region.

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 30 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 18 (23.38%) SQL
2 16 (20.78%) HTML
2 16 (20.78%) Scrum
3 14 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 14 (18.18%) CSS
3 14 (18.18%) Software Engineering
4 12 (15.58%) Java
4 12 (15.58%) TDD
5 11 (14.29%) Windows
5 11 (14.29%) Git (software)
5 11 (14.29%) Jenkins
5 11 (14.29%) DevOps
6 10 (12.99%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (12.99%) Linux
6 10 (12.99%) Python
7 9 (11.69%) SQL Server
7 9 (11.69%) JUnit
7 9 (11.69%) SharePoint
7 9 (11.69%) Microsoft
7 9 (11.69%) Ruby
7 9 (11.69%) PowerShell
7 9 (11.69%) Cucumber
7 9 (11.69%) Puppet
8 8 (10.39%) Security Cleared
8 8 (10.39%) Oracle
8 8 (10.39%) Spring
8 8 (10.39%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (9.09%) CMS
9 7 (9.09%) Maven
9 7 (9.09%) SC Cleared

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 9 (11.69%) SharePoint
2 7 (9.09%) CMS
3 5 (6.49%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.30%) Apache
4 1 (1.30%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.30%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.30%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.30%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (5.19%) MS Office
2 1 (1.30%) MS Project
2 1 (1.30%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.09%) Office 365
2 6 (7.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (5.19%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (3.90%) IaaS
4 3 (3.90%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.19%) HTTP
2 2 (2.60%) DVB
3 1 (1.30%) ATM
3 1 (1.30%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.69%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.49%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (2.60%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.60%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.30%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.30%) EDRMS
4 1 (1.30%) MySQL
4 1 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 11 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 9 (11.69%) Cucumber
2 9 (11.69%) JUnit
3 7 (9.09%) Maven
3 7 (9.09%) Mockito
4 6 (7.79%) Gradle
5 5 (6.49%) Vagrant
5 5 (6.49%) Visual Studio
6 4 (5.19%) Selenium
7 2 (2.60%) JIRA
7 2 (2.60%) RubyMine
7 2 (2.60%) Subversion
7 2 (2.60%) WebDriver
8 1 (1.30%) Ant
8 1 (1.30%) ClearCase
8 1 (1.30%) GitLab
8 1 (1.30%) Grunt
8 1 (1.30%) JMeter
8 1 (1.30%) SpecFlow
General
1 5 (6.49%) Publishing
2 3 (3.90%) Retail
3 2 (2.60%) Finance
4 1 (1.30%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.30%) Law
4 1 (1.30%) Local Government
4 1 (1.30%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (36.36%) Developer
2 16 (20.78%) Project Manager
3 9 (11.69%) DevOps Engineer
4 8 (10.39%) Analyst
5 7 (9.09%) SharePoint Developer
6 6 (7.79%) Business Analyst
6 6 (7.79%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 5 (6.49%) Agile Developer
7 5 (6.49%) Java Developer
7 5 (6.49%) Software Engineer
8 4 (5.19%) Azure DevOps
8 4 (5.19%) Azure Engineer
8 4 (5.19%) Operations Engineer
9 3 (3.90%) Agile Project Manager
9 3 (3.90%) Contracts Manager
9 3 (3.90%) Delivery Project Manager
9 3 (3.90%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
9 3 (3.90%) HTML Developer
9 3 (3.90%) Java Engineer
9 3 (3.90%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (20.78%) HTML
2 14 (18.18%) CSS
3 8 (10.39%) Spring
4 7 (9.09%) HTML5
4 7 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
4 7 (9.09%) Spring Boot
4 7 (9.09%) Spring Integration
5 6 (7.79%) JPA
5 6 (7.79%) Ruby on Rails
6 5 (6.49%) jQuery
6 5 (6.49%) REST
6 5 (6.49%) Web Services
7 4 (5.19%) AngularJS
7 4 (5.19%) CSS3
7 4 (5.19%) XML
8 3 (3.90%) .NET
8 3 (3.90%) JSON
8 3 (3.90%) Node.js
8 3 (3.90%) RESTful
9 2 (2.60%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.79%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.90%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (3.90%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.90%) STB
2 3 (3.90%) User Experience
3 2 (2.60%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.60%) Digital TV
3 2 (2.60%) MPEG
3 2 (2.60%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.30%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.30%) Blog
4 1 (1.30%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.30%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.30%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.30%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.29%) Windows
2 10 (12.99%) Linux
3 5 (6.49%) Mac OS X
3 5 (6.49%) Unix
3 5 (6.49%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (5.19%) VMS
5 1 (1.30%) Android
5 1 (1.30%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (20.78%) Scrum
2 14 (18.18%) Software Engineering
3 12 (15.58%) TDD
4 11 (14.29%) DevOps
5 10 (12.99%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (10.39%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (9.09%) Front End Development
7 7 (9.09%) Microservices
8 6 (7.79%) BDD
8 6 (7.79%) Configuration Management
8 6 (7.79%) Content Management
9 5 (6.49%) SDLC
9 5 (6.49%) Wireframes
10 4 (5.19%) Information Management
10 4 (5.19%) Project Management
10 4 (5.19%) Service Management
10 4 (5.19%) User Stories
11 3 (3.90%) Continuous Delivery
11 3 (3.90%) Line Management
11 3 (3.90%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 18 (23.38%) SQL
2 14 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 12 (15.58%) Java
4 10 (12.99%) Python
5 9 (11.69%) PowerShell
5 9 (11.69%) Ruby
6 6 (7.79%) C#
7 5 (6.49%) Shell Script
8 4 (5.19%) C
8 4 (5.19%) C++
9 1 (1.30%) ActionScript
9 1 (1.30%) ActionScript 2.0
9 1 (1.30%) ActionScript 3.0
9 1 (1.30%) Apple Swift
9 1 (1.30%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.30%) Perl
9 1 (1.30%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (10.39%) Security Cleared
2 7 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.60%) Degree
4 1 (1.30%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.30%) IRCA
4 1 (1.30%) ISEB
4 1 (1.30%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.60%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (2.60%) QA
2 1 (1.30%) EFQM
2 1 (1.30%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (5.19%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (11.69%) Puppet
2 4 (5.19%) SCCM
2 4 (5.19%) SCOM
3 2 (2.60%) TeamSite
4 1 (1.30%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (11.69%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.39%) Oracle
3 1 (1.30%) Adobe
3 1 (1.30%) Apple
3 1 (1.30%) HP
3 1 (1.30%) Sun