The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Southampton region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 12 26 36
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +10
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 33 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 9.54% 3.24% 1.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.27% 5.29% 2.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 5 3
Average daily rate
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£365 £330 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.60% +10.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +6.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £40.00 £37.25
% change year-on-year
-4.37% +7.38%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
269 189 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 77.75% 61.17% 67.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 115 84
Average daily rate £375 £355 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £489 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 16 39
Average hourly rate £42.50 £20.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+112.50% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £11.80 £10.07
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.25 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Agile Software Development
Hampshire

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014, 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 25 (40.32%) Scrum
2 20 (32.26%) TDD
3 19 (30.65%) Software Engineering
4 16 (25.81%) Jenkins
5 15 (24.19%) User Stories
5 15 (24.19%) CSS
5 15 (24.19%) Web Services
6 14 (22.58%) JavaScript
6 14 (22.58%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (20.97%) Mobile App
7 13 (20.97%) Finance
7 13 (20.97%) HTML
7 13 (20.97%) Java
8 12 (19.35%) jQuery
9 11 (17.74%) RESTful
9 11 (17.74%) MVC
9 11 (17.74%) Subversion
10 10 (16.13%) SOAP
10 10 (16.13%) Git (software)
10 10 (16.13%) Apple iOS
11 9 (14.52%) BDD
11 9 (14.52%) Puppet
11 9 (14.52%) Test Automation
11 9 (14.52%) Linux
11 9 (14.52%) SQL
12 8 (12.90%) OO
12 8 (12.90%) Cocoa
12 8 (12.90%) Objective-C
12 8 (12.90%) Web Development
12 8 (12.90%) Waterfall

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 7 (11.29%) Apache
2 6 (9.68%) Tomcat
3 4 (6.45%) Confluence
3 4 (6.45%) WebLogic
4 3 (4.84%) Node.js
4 3 (4.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (3.23%) Oracle Spatial
6 1 (1.61%) Oracle BPEL
6 1 (1.61%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.61%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.61%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (3.23%) MS Visio
1 2 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (3.23%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (1.61%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.61%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.06%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.84%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (4.84%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.45%) HTTP
2 3 (4.84%) Internet
3 1 (1.61%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.61%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.06%) MySQL
1 5 (8.06%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (4.84%) MongoDB
2 3 (4.84%) NoSQL
2 3 (4.84%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.23%) SAP BW
3 2 (3.23%) SAP BI
3 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Navigator
4 1 (1.61%) Big Data
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 16 (25.81%) Jenkins
2 11 (17.74%) Subversion
3 10 (16.13%) Git (software)
4 7 (11.29%) Cucumber
5 6 (9.68%) Maven
5 6 (9.68%) Selenium
6 5 (8.06%) PHPUnit
7 4 (6.45%) JIRA
8 3 (4.84%) JUnit
8 3 (4.84%) Visual Studio
8 3 (4.84%) Eclipse
8 3 (4.84%) Mockito
8 3 (4.84%) RSpec
8 3 (4.84%) Grunt
9 2 (3.23%) SoapUI
9 2 (3.23%) WebDriver
9 2 (3.23%) Axure RP
9 2 (3.23%) FitNesse
10 1 (1.61%) Toad
10 1 (1.61%) NUnit
General
1 13 (20.97%) Finance
2 4 (6.45%) Retail
3 1 (1.61%) Advertising
3 1 (1.61%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (41.94%) Developer
2 14 (22.58%) Analyst
3 10 (16.13%) Business Analyst
4 8 (12.90%) Lead Business Analyst
5 6 (9.68%) Software Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) Java Developer
6 5 (8.06%) UI Developer
6 5 (8.06%) iOS Developer
7 4 (6.45%) UI Programmer
7 4 (6.45%) PHP Web Developer
7 4 (6.45%) PHP Developer
7 4 (6.45%) Web Developer
8 3 (4.84%) Test Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (4.84%) ScrumMaster
9 2 (3.23%) Mobile Developer
9 2 (3.23%) Configuration Manager
9 2 (3.23%) Senior Software Engineer
9 2 (3.23%) Requirements Analyst
9 2 (3.23%) Software Configuration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (24.19%) CSS
1 15 (24.19%) Web Services
2 13 (20.97%) HTML
3 12 (19.35%) jQuery
4 11 (17.74%) RESTful
5 10 (16.13%) SOAP
6 8 (12.90%) Cocoa
6 8 (12.90%) Cocoa Touch
7 6 (9.68%) Spring
7 6 (9.68%) .NET
8 5 (8.06%) JSP
9 4 (6.45%) Hibernate
9 4 (6.45%) Ajax
9 4 (6.45%) JPA
9 4 (6.45%) Zend Framework
9 4 (6.45%) HTML5
9 4 (6.45%) CSS3
9 4 (6.45%) PostGIS
10 3 (4.84%) JSON
10 3 (4.84%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.97%) Mobile App
2 7 (11.29%) iPhone
2 7 (11.29%) iPad
3 4 (6.45%) Open Source
3 4 (6.45%) Client/Server
4 3 (4.84%) Linked Data
5 2 (3.23%) GIS
5 2 (3.23%) Kindle
6 1 (1.61%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.61%) Taxonomies
6 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.13%) Apple iOS
2 9 (14.52%) Linux
3 6 (9.68%) CentOS
4 4 (6.45%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (3.23%) Android
6 1 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.61%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (40.32%) Scrum
2 20 (32.26%) TDD
3 19 (30.65%) Software Engineering
4 15 (24.19%) User Stories
5 14 (22.58%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (17.74%) MVC
7 9 (14.52%) Test Automation
7 9 (14.52%) BDD
8 8 (12.90%) Waterfall
8 8 (12.90%) iOS Development
8 8 (12.90%) DevOps
8 8 (12.90%) OO
8 8 (12.90%) Web Development
9 7 (11.29%) SOA
9 7 (11.29%) Kanban
10 6 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (8.06%) Configuration Management
11 5 (8.06%) OOP
11 5 (8.06%) Requirements Analysis
12 4 (6.45%) BPEL
Programming Languages
1 14 (22.58%) JavaScript
2 13 (20.97%) Java
3 9 (14.52%) SQL
4 8 (12.90%) Objective-C
5 7 (11.29%) PHP
6 6 (9.68%) C#
7 4 (6.45%) PHP5
8 3 (4.84%) Python
9 2 (3.23%) Bash Shell
9 2 (3.23%) C
10 1 (1.61%) C++
10 1 (1.61%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.61%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.61%) ECMAScript
10 1 (1.61%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.61%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (6.45%) ISEB
2 3 (4.84%) Degree
3 2 (3.23%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.61%) BC Cleared
4 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.84%) ISO 9001
1 3 (4.84%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.84%) VirtualBox
2 3 (4.84%) vCloud
2 3 (4.84%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.61%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (14.52%) Puppet
2 8 (12.90%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 7 (11.29%) Oracle
2 6 (9.68%) VMware
3 5 (8.06%) EMC
4 4 (6.45%) Apple
4 4 (6.45%) ATG
4 4 (6.45%) Zend
5 3 (4.84%) Red Hat
5 3 (4.84%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.23%) SAP
6 2 (3.23%) Tripwire
7 1 (1.61%) Twitter
7 1 (1.61%) Nintex
7 1 (1.61%) Adobe
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