The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 3 19 13
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -6
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 23 10 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 14.94% 5.32% 7.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 19.49% 6.90% 10.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 7
Median daily rate £398 £333 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.54% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £313 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £408 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.84% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Agile Software Development
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
118 145 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 76.62% 77.13% 66.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 96 64
Median daily rate £350 £358 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.09% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £453 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 10
Median hourly rate £10.96 £16.00 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.53% +1.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.99 £10.00 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £25.00 £17.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Agile Software Development
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent +4 11 £575 +76.92% 7
Burton-upon-Trent - 2 £349 - 4
Lichfield - 1 - -
Stafford - 1 £385 - 2
Agile Software Development
West Midlands

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 16 (41.03%) HTML
2 15 (38.46%) JavaScript
2 15 (38.46%) SOA
3 14 (35.90%) CSS
3 14 (35.90%) Waterfall
4 13 (33.33%) N-Tier
5 12 (30.77%) High Availability
6 11 (28.21%) ActionScript
6 11 (28.21%) Scrum
7 9 (23.08%) Apache Flex
7 9 (23.08%) Performance Testing
7 9 (23.08%) .NET
7 9 (23.08%) Photoshop
7 9 (23.08%) Java
7 9 (23.08%) C#
7 9 (23.08%) Flash
7 9 (23.08%) E-Commerce
7 9 (23.08%) HTTP
7 9 (23.08%) ActionScript 3.0
7 9 (23.08%) SDLC
8 7 (17.95%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (17.95%) Windows
9 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
9 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
9 6 (15.38%) Test Scripting
9 6 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (12.82%) PowerShell
10 5 (12.82%) TeamCity
10 5 (12.82%) Release Management

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 9 (23.08%) Photoshop
2 5 (12.82%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.56%) Payment Gateway
Communications & Networking
1 9 (23.08%) HTTP
2 1 (2.56%) LAN
2 1 (2.56%) WAN
2 1 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.56%) MySQL
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (12.82%) Octopus Deploy
2 5 (12.82%) TeamCity
3 3 (7.69%) Selenium
4 2 (5.13%) Appium
4 2 (5.13%) Cucumber
4 2 (5.13%) Jenkins
4 2 (5.13%) JIRA
4 2 (5.13%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.56%) NSubstitute
5 1 (2.56%) NUnit
5 1 (2.56%) ReSharper
5 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (12.82%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Games
2 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (35.90%) Developer
2 9 (23.08%) Flash Developer
3 6 (15.38%) Analyst
4 5 (12.82%) Project Manager
5 4 (10.26%) Flash ActionScript Developer
6 3 (7.69%) ActionScript Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Agile Project Manager
6 3 (7.69%) Business Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) ERP Manager
6 3 (7.69%) ERP Project Manager
6 3 (7.69%) Test Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Tester
6 3 (7.69%) Transformation Manager
6 3 (7.69%) Transformation Project Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Environment Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (5.13%) HTML Developer
7 2 (5.13%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Test Manager
7 2 (5.13%) UAT Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (41.03%) HTML
2 14 (35.90%) CSS
3 9 (23.08%) .NET
3 9 (23.08%) Apache Flex
3 9 (23.08%) Flash
4 5 (12.82%) HTML5
5 4 (10.26%) CSS3
6 3 (7.69%) Web Services
7 2 (5.13%) .NET Framework
7 2 (5.13%) Android SDK
7 2 (5.13%) iOS SDK
7 2 (5.13%) XML
8 1 (2.56%) AngularJS
8 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (2.56%) Entity Framework
8 1 (2.56%) Java EE
8 1 (2.56%) Ninject
8 1 (2.56%) REST
8 1 (2.56%) Spring MVC
8 1 (2.56%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (33.33%) N-Tier
2 5 (12.82%) Client/Server
3 3 (7.69%) Mobile App
4 2 (5.13%) FMCG
4 2 (5.13%) Mainframe
4 2 (5.13%) Streaming Video
4 2 (5.13%) User Experience
5 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.56%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.56%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (2.56%) Life Science
5 1 (2.56%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.95%) Windows
2 5 (12.82%) Windows Server
3 3 (7.69%) Android
3 3 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (38.46%) SOA
2 14 (35.90%) Waterfall
3 12 (30.77%) High Availability
4 11 (28.21%) Scrum
5 9 (23.08%) E-Commerce
5 9 (23.08%) Performance Testing
5 9 (23.08%) SDLC
6 7 (17.95%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (15.38%) Test Scripting
8 5 (12.82%) Configuration Management
8 5 (12.82%) OO
8 5 (12.82%) Release Management
8 5 (12.82%) Software Delivery
8 5 (12.82%) TDD
9 3 (7.69%) Business Transformation
9 3 (7.69%) ERP
9 3 (7.69%) Migration
9 3 (7.69%) Project Management
9 3 (7.69%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 15 (38.46%) JavaScript
2 11 (28.21%) ActionScript
3 9 (23.08%) ActionScript 3.0
3 9 (23.08%) C#
3 9 (23.08%) Java
4 5 (12.82%) PowerShell
4 5 (12.82%) SQL
5 4 (10.26%) TypeScript
6 3 (7.69%) T-SQL
7 2 (5.13%) C
7 2 (5.13%) C++
7 2 (5.13%) VB
8 1 (2.56%) Apple Swift
8 1 (2.56%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.56%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) ISEB
1 1 (2.56%) ISTQB
1 1 (2.56%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.69%) Adobe
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle
4 1 (2.56%) ATG
4 1 (2.56%) Cisco
4 1 (2.56%) DevExpress
4 1 (2.56%) Xamarin
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