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 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 1 1 18
Rank change year-on-year
0 +17
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 85 88 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 23.94% 26.43% 6.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 28.62% 33.72% 10.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 66 9
Average daily rate
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£375 £388 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +9.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £311 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £475 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £353
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £37.50 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
297 261 193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 83.66% 78.38% 62.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 190 116
Average daily rate £375 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £495 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 16
Average hourly rate £20.00 £42.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.94% +54.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £32.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -9.83%

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 6 July 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 6 July 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.

1 101 (45.91%) Scrum
2 79 (35.91%) TDD
3 75 (34.09%) Java
4 67 (30.45%) BDD
5 64 (29.09%) Jenkins
6 56 (25.45%) Continuous Integration
7 55 (25.00%) Linux
8 54 (24.55%) Web Services
9 53 (24.09%) Cucumber
10 45 (20.45%) Git (software)
11 44 (20.00%) Subversion
11 44 (20.00%) Selenium
12 41 (18.64%) RESTful
13 39 (17.73%) SOAP
14 37 (16.82%) PostgreSQL
15 31 (14.09%) Windows
15 31 (14.09%) JUnit
15 31 (14.09%) Ruby
16 29 (13.18%) SQL
16 29 (13.18%) Apache
17 27 (12.27%) Puppet
17 27 (12.27%) User Stories
18 26 (11.82%) SOA
18 26 (11.82%) Amazon AWS
19 25 (11.36%) JavaScript
19 25 (11.36%) Configuration Management
20 24 (10.91%) JIRA
21 23 (10.45%) PowerShell
21 23 (10.45%) PHP
21 23 (10.45%) OO

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 29 (13.18%) Apache
2 8 (3.64%) Confluence
2 8 (3.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 7 (3.18%) JBoss
3 7 (3.18%) Tomcat
4 5 (2.27%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.82%) CMS
5 4 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (1.36%) Drupal
6 3 (1.36%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.91%) IIS
7 2 (0.91%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.45%) Kentico
8 1 (0.45%) Node.js
8 1 (0.45%) Sitefinity
8 1 (0.45%) Apache ServiceMix
8 1 (0.45%) Immediacy CMS
8 1 (0.45%) WordPress
8 1 (0.45%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.45%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 17 (7.73%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.18%) MS Office
3 6 (2.73%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.82%) InfoPath
5 3 (1.36%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (4.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (2.73%) Oracle BPM
3 5 (2.27%) Magento
4 3 (1.36%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 26 (11.82%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (7.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (4.09%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (3.18%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 7 (3.18%) Heroku
5 6 (2.73%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (0.91%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (0.91%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 19 (8.64%) Internet
2 6 (2.73%) HTTP
3 2 (0.91%) Intranet
3 2 (0.91%) Ethernet
3 2 (0.91%) Extranet
3 2 (0.91%) Firewall
3 2 (0.91%) RNC
3 2 (0.91%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (0.91%) ATM
3 2 (0.91%) GSM
3 2 (0.91%) SDH
3 2 (0.91%) UMTS
4 1 (0.45%) WAN
4 1 (0.45%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (16.82%) PostgreSQL
2 16 (7.27%) MySQL
2 16 (7.27%) SQL Server
3 11 (5.00%) Relational Database
4 10 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (3.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (2.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (2.73%) Amazon RDS
6 6 (2.73%) Oracle Database
6 6 (2.73%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (2.27%) OLAP
7 5 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (2.27%) OLAP Cube
8 4 (1.82%) Hadoop
8 4 (1.82%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (1.36%) SAP BW
9 3 (1.36%) SAP BI
10 1 (0.45%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.45%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.45%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 64 (29.09%) Jenkins
2 53 (24.09%) Cucumber
3 45 (20.45%) Git (software)
4 44 (20.00%) Selenium
4 44 (20.00%) Subversion
5 31 (14.09%) JUnit
6 24 (10.91%) JIRA
7 20 (9.09%) Mockito
8 19 (8.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 15 (6.82%) Maven
10 13 (5.91%) WebDriver
11 10 (4.55%) PHPUnit
12 8 (3.64%) JMeter
13 6 (2.73%) HP UFT
13 6 (2.73%) Team Foundation Server
13 6 (2.73%) RSpec
13 6 (2.73%) SoapUI
14 5 (2.27%) Appium
14 5 (2.27%) Eclipse
15 4 (1.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (9.09%) Finance
2 4 (1.82%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.36%) Publishing
4 1 (0.45%) Banking
4 1 (0.45%) Marketing
4 1 (0.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 93 (42.27%) Developer
2 50 (22.73%) Analyst
3 30 (13.64%) Java Developer
4 24 (10.91%) Architect
5 21 (9.55%) Test Analyst
6 20 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
7 18 (8.18%) Business Analyst
8 14 (6.36%) PHP Developer
9 12 (5.45%) Lead Architect
10 9 (4.09%) Requirements Analyst
10 9 (4.09%) iOS Developer
11 8 (3.64%) Lead Solutions Architect
11 8 (3.64%) Agile Business Analyst
12 7 (3.18%) Project Manager
12 7 (3.18%) Test Leader
13 6 (2.73%) Java Architect
13 6 (2.73%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 6 (2.73%) Software Manager
13 6 (2.73%) SQL Developer
14 5 (2.27%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (24.55%) Web Services
2 41 (18.64%) RESTful
3 39 (17.73%) SOAP
4 22 (10.00%) Spring
5 21 (9.55%) CSS
5 21 (9.55%) HTML
6 19 (8.64%) Java EE
7 16 (7.27%) Hibernate
8 13 (5.91%) SAML
8 13 (5.91%) J2EE
8 13 (5.91%) OpenID
9 12 (5.45%) .NET
9 12 (5.45%) OAuth2
10 11 (5.00%) REST
10 11 (5.00%) EJB
10 11 (5.00%) JSON
10 11 (5.00%) Ruby on Rails
11 10 (4.55%) jQuery
11 10 (4.55%) XML
12 9 (4.09%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.00%) Mobile App
2 7 (3.18%) GIS
3 6 (2.73%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.27%) User Experience
4 5 (2.27%) iPhone
4 5 (2.27%) iPad
5 4 (1.82%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.45%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.45%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.45%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.45%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.45%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.45%) Streaming Music
6 1 (0.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 55 (25.00%) Linux
2 31 (14.09%) Windows
3 22 (10.00%) UNIX
4 15 (6.82%) Mac OS X
5 14 (6.36%) Apple iOS
6 12 (5.45%) Android
7 1 (0.45%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (45.91%) Scrum
2 79 (35.91%) TDD
3 67 (30.45%) BDD
4 56 (25.45%) Continuous Integration
5 27 (12.27%) User Stories
6 26 (11.82%) SOA
7 25 (11.36%) Configuration Management
8 23 (10.45%) OO
9 22 (10.00%) Open Source
10 21 (9.55%) Change Control
11 18 (8.18%) Continuous Delivery
11 18 (8.18%) Web Development
12 16 (7.27%) UML
12 16 (7.27%) Automated Testing
13 15 (6.82%) Test Automation
14 14 (6.36%) Waterfall
15 13 (5.91%) Unit Testing
15 13 (5.91%) iOS Development
16 12 (5.45%) Stakeholder Management
16 12 (5.45%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 75 (34.09%) Java
2 31 (14.09%) Ruby
3 29 (13.18%) SQL
4 25 (11.36%) JavaScript
5 23 (10.45%) PHP
5 23 (10.45%) PowerShell
6 21 (9.55%) Python
7 15 (6.82%) Shell Script
8 13 (5.91%) C#
9 9 (4.09%) Objective-C
10 4 (1.82%) PHP5
11 3 (1.36%) Go
11 3 (1.36%) Perl
Qualifications
1 14 (6.36%) SC Cleared
1 14 (6.36%) Security Cleared
2 11 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (2.73%) MCSA
3 6 (2.73%) MCTS
4 4 (1.82%) ISEB
5 3 (1.36%) Degree
6 1 (0.45%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.27%) QA
2 2 (0.91%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (3.18%) Docker
2 2 (0.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.91%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 27 (12.27%) Puppet
2 7 (3.18%) Vagrant
3 3 (1.36%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (9.55%) Oracle
2 20 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 9 (4.09%) Apple
4 5 (2.27%) Apigee
5 4 (1.82%) WSO2
5 4 (1.82%) Telerik
6 3 (1.36%) SAP
7 2 (0.91%) ESRI
7 2 (0.91%) HP
7 2 (0.91%) Ericsson
7 2 (0.91%) VMware
7 2 (0.91%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 2 (0.91%) EPiServer
7 2 (0.91%) Nintex
8 1 (0.45%) Infor
8 1 (0.45%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.45%) Ektron
8 1 (0.45%) Alterian
8 1 (0.45%) Zend
8 1 (0.45%) Pegasus
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