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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 1 6 4
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 120 50 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 27.40% 13.12% 14.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 34.48% 18.05% 22.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 40 26
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£375 £365 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +2.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £170.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +277.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -1.35%
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
348 277 181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 79.45% 72.70% 66.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 209 123
Average daily rate £385 £325 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.46% -15.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £206 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £555
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 14
Average hourly rate £12.50 £40.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.75% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £10.50 £23.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £170.00 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -6.25%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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.

1 113 (46.12%) Scrum
2 99 (40.41%) Java
3 90 (36.73%) Jenkins
4 86 (35.10%) TDD
5 76 (31.02%) Linux
6 74 (30.20%) Continuous Integration
7 71 (28.98%) Web Services
8 61 (24.90%) Cucumber
8 61 (24.90%) BDD
9 56 (22.86%) Puppet
10 53 (21.63%) RESTful
11 51 (20.82%) Subversion
12 47 (19.18%) Git (software)
13 45 (18.37%) Selenium
14 42 (17.14%) JavaScript
15 41 (16.73%) JUnit
15 41 (16.73%) Amazon AWS
16 39 (15.92%) Ruby
17 38 (15.51%) Maven
18 37 (15.10%) Configuration Management
19 34 (13.88%) PostgreSQL
19 34 (13.88%) CSS
20 33 (13.47%) Apache
20 33 (13.47%) Spring
21 32 (13.06%) JSON
21 32 (13.06%) Windows
21 32 (13.06%) SOAP
22 30 (12.24%) SQL
22 30 (12.24%) SOA
23 29 (11.84%) Python

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 33 (13.47%) Apache
2 14 (5.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 12 (4.90%) Tomcat
4 10 (4.08%) WebLogic
5 9 (3.67%) CMS
6 7 (2.86%) Node.js
7 6 (2.45%) JBoss
7 6 (2.45%) SharePoint
8 5 (2.04%) Confluence
9 4 (1.63%) TeamSite
9 4 (1.63%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (1.22%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.82%) Oracle Service Bus
11 2 (0.82%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.82%) IIS
11 2 (0.82%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.41%) Sitefinity
12 1 (0.41%) Oracle Spatial
12 1 (0.41%) DNN
12 1 (0.41%) Kentico
Applications
1 17 (6.94%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.86%) MS Office
3 4 (1.63%) InfoPath
4 3 (1.22%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.41%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (3.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.04%) Magento
2 5 (2.04%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 41 (16.73%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (9.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (7.76%) Amazon EC2
4 12 (4.90%) Heroku
5 8 (3.27%) AWS CloudFormation
5 8 (3.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 3 (1.22%) Amazon S3
6 3 (1.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 23 (9.39%) Internet
2 5 (2.04%) HTTP
3 3 (1.22%) Firewall
4 2 (0.82%) RNC
4 2 (0.82%) NGN
4 2 (0.82%) Network Security
4 2 (0.82%) Radio Access Network
4 2 (0.82%) Ethernet
4 2 (0.82%) Intranet
4 2 (0.82%) Extranet
4 2 (0.82%) ATM
4 2 (0.82%) GSM
4 2 (0.82%) SDH
4 2 (0.82%) UMTS
5 1 (0.41%) WAN
5 1 (0.41%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (13.88%) PostgreSQL
2 15 (6.12%) SQL Server
3 11 (4.49%) MySQL
3 11 (4.49%) Relational Database
4 10 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (2.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (2.45%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (2.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (2.45%) Oracle Database
6 5 (2.04%) OLAP
6 5 (2.04%) OLAP Cube
7 3 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.82%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.41%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.41%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.41%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.41%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.41%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.41%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.41%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 90 (36.73%) Jenkins
2 61 (24.90%) Cucumber
3 51 (20.82%) Subversion
4 47 (19.18%) Git (software)
5 45 (18.37%) Selenium
6 41 (16.73%) JUnit
7 38 (15.51%) Maven
8 29 (11.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 27 (11.02%) Mockito
10 23 (9.39%) JIRA
11 13 (5.31%) Eclipse
12 10 (4.08%) Ant
12 10 (4.08%) SoapUI
13 9 (3.67%) RSpec
14 8 (3.27%) WebDriver
15 7 (2.86%) SpecFlow
16 6 (2.45%) QUnit
16 6 (2.45%) Grunt
16 6 (2.45%) Appium
16 6 (2.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (4.49%) Finance
2 4 (1.63%) Publishing
3 3 (1.22%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.22%) Marketing
4 1 (0.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 112 (45.71%) Developer
2 39 (15.92%) Java Developer
3 36 (14.69%) Analyst
4 23 (9.39%) Architect
5 19 (7.76%) Solutions Architect
6 18 (7.35%) Test Analyst
7 12 (4.90%) Lead Architect
7 12 (4.90%) Agile Java Developer
8 11 (4.49%) Business Analyst
8 11 (4.49%) Software Engineer
9 9 (3.67%) Development Manager
9 9 (3.67%) Project Manager
9 9 (3.67%) JavaScript Developer
10 8 (3.27%) .NET Developer
10 8 (3.27%) Lead Solutions Architect
11 7 (2.86%) iOS Developer
11 7 (2.86%) PHP Developer
11 7 (2.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 7 (2.86%) Tester
11 7 (2.86%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (28.98%) Web Services
2 53 (21.63%) RESTful
3 34 (13.88%) CSS
4 33 (13.47%) Spring
5 32 (13.06%) SOAP
5 32 (13.06%) JSON
6 29 (11.84%) HTML
7 26 (10.61%) Hibernate
8 22 (8.98%) jQuery
9 20 (8.16%) Java EE
10 18 (7.35%) .NET
10 18 (7.35%) XML
10 18 (7.35%) REST
11 17 (6.94%) Spring MVC
12 16 (6.53%) Ajax
13 15 (6.12%) Ruby on Rails
13 15 (6.12%) HTML5
14 13 (5.31%) JPA
14 13 (5.31%) J2EE
15 12 (4.90%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 22 (8.98%) Open Source
2 11 (4.49%) User Experience
3 7 (2.86%) Mobile App
4 6 (2.45%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.04%) iPhone
5 5 (2.04%) iPad
6 4 (1.63%) GIS
6 4 (1.63%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.22%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.82%) Wiki
8 2 (0.82%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.82%) W3C
8 2 (0.82%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.41%) Web 2.0
9 1 (0.41%) Streaming Music
9 1 (0.41%) Robotics
9 1 (0.41%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 76 (31.02%) Linux
2 32 (13.06%) Windows
3 27 (11.02%) UNIX
4 21 (8.57%) Mac OS X
5 17 (6.94%) Android
6 13 (5.31%) Apple iOS
7 8 (3.27%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.41%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (46.12%) Scrum
2 86 (35.10%) TDD
3 74 (30.20%) Continuous Integration
4 61 (24.90%) BDD
5 37 (15.10%) Configuration Management
6 30 (12.24%) SOA
7 26 (10.61%) Continuous Delivery
8 25 (10.20%) MVC
9 24 (9.80%) OO
9 24 (9.80%) Kanban
10 22 (8.98%) Test Automation
11 21 (8.57%) User Stories
12 19 (7.76%) Web Development
13 18 (7.35%) Unit Testing
13 18 (7.35%) Change Control
14 17 (6.94%) UML
15 16 (6.53%) Software Engineering
16 14 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
17 13 (5.31%) Waterfall
18 10 (4.08%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 99 (40.41%) Java
2 42 (17.14%) JavaScript
3 39 (15.92%) Ruby
4 30 (12.24%) SQL
5 29 (11.84%) Python
6 28 (11.43%) PowerShell
7 21 (8.57%) Shell Script
8 14 (5.71%) C#
9 13 (5.31%) PHP
10 7 (2.86%) Objective-C
10 7 (2.86%) PHP5
10 7 (2.86%) Golang
11 5 (2.04%) C
12 4 (1.63%) Embedded C
13 1 (0.41%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (4.08%) SC Cleared
1 10 (4.08%) Security Cleared
2 6 (2.45%) MCTS
2 6 (2.45%) MCSA
3 4 (1.63%) Degree
4 3 (1.22%) ISEB
5 1 (0.41%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.82%) SLA
1 2 (0.82%) WCAG
1 2 (0.82%) QA
System Software
1 8 (3.27%) VirtualBox
2 7 (2.86%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (1.22%) Docker
4 2 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.82%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 56 (22.86%) Puppet
2 26 (10.61%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 27 (11.02%) Oracle
2 19 (7.76%) Microsoft
3 9 (3.67%) Google
4 7 (2.86%) Apple
5 5 (2.04%) Apigee
6 4 (1.63%) HP
6 4 (1.63%) Telerik
7 2 (0.82%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 2 (0.82%) EPiServer
7 2 (0.82%) Ericsson
7 2 (0.82%) ESRI
7 2 (0.82%) VMware
7 2 (0.82%) Nintex
8 1 (0.41%) Sun
8 1 (0.41%) Pegasus
8 1 (0.41%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.41%) Infor
8 1 (0.41%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.41%) Ektron
8 1 (0.41%) WSO2
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