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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 3 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 36 84 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 16.51% 23.01% 25.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 22.36% 27.18% 32.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 69 65
Median daily rate £410 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £467 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.73 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+12.65% +4.79%
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
161 309 271
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 73.85% 84.66% 80.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 230 201
Median daily rate £390 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 13 5
Median hourly rate £15.00 £20.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -52.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 June 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 June 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 21 (26.58%) SQL
2 19 (24.05%) HTML
3 18 (22.78%) Scrum
4 15 (18.99%) Java
4 15 (18.99%) Windows
5 14 (17.72%) Linux
5 14 (17.72%) CSS
5 14 (17.72%) JavaScript
5 14 (17.72%) TDD
5 14 (17.72%) Git (software)
6 13 (16.46%) Software Engineering
7 12 (15.19%) Oracle
7 12 (15.19%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (13.92%) Security Cleared
8 11 (13.92%) Jenkins
8 11 (13.92%) DevOps
9 10 (12.66%) SC Cleared
9 10 (12.66%) HTML5
9 10 (12.66%) Python
10 9 (11.39%) SOA
10 9 (11.39%) SharePoint
10 9 (11.39%) Microsoft
10 9 (11.39%) SQL Server
10 9 (11.39%) JUnit
10 9 (11.39%) Cucumber
10 9 (11.39%) Puppet
10 9 (11.39%) PowerShell
10 9 (11.39%) Ruby
11 8 (10.13%) Spring
11 8 (10.13%) Web Services

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 (11.39%) SharePoint
2 7 (8.86%) CMS
3 5 (6.33%) WebLogic
4 4 (5.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.27%) Apache
5 1 (1.27%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.27%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (5.06%) MS Office
2 1 (1.27%) MS Project
2 1 (1.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (5.06%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.86%) Office 365
2 6 (7.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (5.06%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (3.80%) IaaS
4 3 (3.80%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.59%) HTTP
2 5 (6.33%) DVB
3 1 (1.27%) ATM
3 1 (1.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.39%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.33%) Azure SQL Database
2 5 (6.33%) MySQL
2 5 (6.33%) NoSQL
2 5 (6.33%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (5.06%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.53%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.27%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.27%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 14 (17.72%) Git (software)
2 11 (13.92%) Jenkins
3 9 (11.39%) Cucumber
3 9 (11.39%) JUnit
4 7 (8.86%) Maven
5 6 (7.59%) Gradle
5 6 (7.59%) Mockito
6 5 (6.33%) Vagrant
6 5 (6.33%) Visual Studio
7 4 (5.06%) Selenium
8 2 (2.53%) JIRA
8 2 (2.53%) RubyMine
8 2 (2.53%) Subversion
8 2 (2.53%) WebDriver
9 1 (1.27%) Ant
9 1 (1.27%) ClearCase
9 1 (1.27%) GitLab
9 1 (1.27%) Grunt
9 1 (1.27%) gulp
9 1 (1.27%) JMeter
General
1 4 (5.06%) Publishing
2 3 (3.80%) Retail
3 2 (2.53%) Finance
4 1 (1.27%) Local Government
4 1 (1.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (37.97%) Developer
2 15 (18.99%) Project Manager
3 9 (11.39%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (11.39%) Java Developer
4 7 (8.86%) Analyst
4 7 (8.86%) SharePoint Developer
5 6 (7.59%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 5 (6.33%) Agile Developer
6 5 (6.33%) Business Analyst
6 5 (6.33%) SC Cleared Java Developer
6 5 (6.33%) Software Engineer
7 4 (5.06%) Azure DevOps
7 4 (5.06%) Azure Engineer
7 4 (5.06%) Embedded C Engineer
7 4 (5.06%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
7 4 (5.06%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 4 (5.06%) Embedded Engineer
7 4 (5.06%) Operations Engineer
7 4 (5.06%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
7 4 (5.06%) Real Time Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (24.05%) HTML
2 14 (17.72%) CSS
3 10 (12.66%) HTML5
4 8 (10.13%) Spring
4 8 (10.13%) Web Services
5 7 (8.86%) RabbitMQ
5 7 (8.86%) REST
5 7 (8.86%) Spring Boot
5 7 (8.86%) Spring Integration
6 6 (7.59%) JPA
6 6 (7.59%) Node.js
6 6 (7.59%) Ruby on Rails
7 5 (6.33%) jQuery
8 4 (5.06%) AngularJS
8 4 (5.06%) CSS3
8 4 (5.06%) EJB
8 4 (5.06%) J2EE
8 4 (5.06%) SOAP
8 4 (5.06%) XML
9 3 (3.80%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.86%) STB
2 5 (6.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.33%) Digital TV
2 5 (6.33%) MPEG
3 3 (3.80%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.80%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.80%) User Experience
4 2 (2.53%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.53%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.53%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.53%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (2.53%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.27%) Blog
5 1 (1.27%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.27%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 15 (18.99%) Windows
2 14 (17.72%) Linux
3 5 (6.33%) Mac OS X
3 5 (6.33%) Unix
3 5 (6.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (5.06%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (22.78%) Scrum
2 14 (17.72%) TDD
3 13 (16.46%) Software Engineering
4 12 (15.19%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (13.92%) DevOps
6 9 (11.39%) SOA
7 7 (8.86%) Front End Development
7 7 (8.86%) Microservices
8 6 (7.59%) BDD
8 6 (7.59%) Configuration Management
8 6 (7.59%) Content Management
8 6 (7.59%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (7.59%) User Stories
9 5 (6.33%) Software Architecture
9 5 (6.33%) UML
9 5 (6.33%) Wireframes
10 4 (5.06%) OO
10 4 (5.06%) Process Management
10 4 (5.06%) Project Management
10 4 (5.06%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 21 (26.58%) SQL
2 15 (18.99%) Java
3 14 (17.72%) JavaScript
4 10 (12.66%) Python
5 9 (11.39%) PowerShell
5 9 (11.39%) Ruby
6 7 (8.86%) C
6 7 (8.86%) C++
7 6 (7.59%) C#
8 5 (6.33%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.53%) ActionScript
9 2 (2.53%) ActionScript 2.0
9 2 (2.53%) ActionScript 3.0
10 1 (1.27%) Perl
10 1 (1.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (13.92%) Security Cleared
2 10 (12.66%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.27%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.53%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.27%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (5.06%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (11.39%) Puppet
2 4 (5.06%) SCCM
2 4 (5.06%) SCOM
3 2 (2.53%) TeamSite
4 1 (1.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (15.19%) Oracle
2 9 (11.39%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.53%) Adobe
4 1 (1.27%) HP
4 1 (1.27%) Sun
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