The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stockport 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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 1 4 5
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 45 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 46.39% 26.67% 32.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 56.25% 44.44% 41.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 4 7
Median daily rate £420 £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.23% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £325 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Agile Software Development
Manchester

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Stockport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
80 18 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 82.47% 60.00% 77.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 11 14
Median daily rate £420 £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.23% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £195 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £350 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 1
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +233.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-6.15% +26.21%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Stockport 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 Stockport

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Stockport

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Stockport

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Stockport

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

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in Stockport

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Stockport region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 31 (41.33%) JavaScript
2 29 (38.67%) Java
3 16 (21.33%) TDD
3 16 (21.33%) JSON
4 15 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 14 (18.67%) REST
5 14 (18.67%) Open Source
5 14 (18.67%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (18.67%) HTTP
6 13 (17.33%) HTML
6 13 (17.33%) CSS
6 13 (17.33%) Linux
6 13 (17.33%) Apache
6 13 (17.33%) Scrum
7 12 (16.00%) Finance
7 12 (16.00%) XML
7 12 (16.00%) JBoss
7 12 (16.00%) Microservices
7 12 (16.00%) User Experience
7 12 (16.00%) Front End Development
8 11 (14.67%) .NET
8 11 (14.67%) Spring
9 10 (13.33%) jQuery
9 10 (13.33%) MySQL
9 10 (13.33%) C#
9 10 (13.33%) Tomcat
9 10 (13.33%) High Availability
9 10 (13.33%) BDD
10 9 (12.00%) Apache Camel
10 9 (12.00%) ASP.NET

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport 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 13 (17.33%) Apache
2 12 (16.00%) JBoss
3 10 (13.33%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.67%) CMS
4 2 (2.67%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.33%) Drupal
5 1 (1.33%) Jetty
5 1 (1.33%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (1.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (18.67%) HTTP
2 3 (4.00%) HTTPS
2 3 (4.00%) LDAP
3 2 (2.67%) Network Security
4 1 (1.33%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.33%) MySQL
2 9 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (12.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (10.67%) Hadoop
4 4 (5.33%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.67%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.33%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (8.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (5.33%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.33%) Selenium
2 4 (5.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.00%) JMeter
3 3 (4.00%) JUnit
4 1 (1.33%) Maven
4 1 (1.33%) Subversion
4 1 (1.33%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (16.00%) Finance
2 4 (5.33%) Marketing
3 3 (4.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.67%) Advertising
4 2 (2.67%) Local Government
5 1 (1.33%) Banking
5 1 (1.33%) Electronics
5 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (52.00%) Developer
2 18 (24.00%) Java Developer
3 10 (13.33%) Designer
4 8 (10.67%) Analyst
4 8 (10.67%) Business Analyst
5 7 (9.33%) Digital Designer
6 6 (8.00%) C# Developer
6 6 (8.00%) Senior Developer
6 6 (8.00%) UX Designer
7 5 (6.67%) Digital Analyst
7 5 (6.67%) Digital Business Analyst
7 5 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (5.33%) .NET Developer
8 4 (5.33%) Content Designer
8 4 (5.33%) Digital UX Designer
8 4 (5.33%) Product Owner
8 4 (5.33%) Tester
9 3 (4.00%) Digital Content Designer
9 3 (4.00%) Operations Manager
9 3 (4.00%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (21.33%) JSON
2 15 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 14 (18.67%) REST
4 13 (17.33%) CSS
4 13 (17.33%) HTML
5 12 (16.00%) XML
6 11 (14.67%) .NET
6 11 (14.67%) Spring
7 10 (13.33%) jQuery
8 9 (12.00%) ActiveMQ
8 9 (12.00%) Apache Camel
8 9 (12.00%) ASP.NET
8 9 (12.00%) JDBC
8 9 (12.00%) Middleware
9 8 (10.67%) SOAP
9 8 (10.67%) Web Services
10 6 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (6.67%) CSS3
11 5 (6.67%) HTML5
11 5 (6.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.67%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (16.00%) User Experience
3 2 (2.67%) Digital Media
3 2 (2.67%) NHS
4 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.33%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.33%) Social Media
4 1 (1.33%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 13 (17.33%) Linux
2 2 (2.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.33%) Android
3 1 (1.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (21.33%) TDD
2 14 (18.67%) Open Source
3 13 (17.33%) Scrum
4 12 (16.00%) Front End Development
4 12 (16.00%) Microservices
5 10 (13.33%) BDD
5 10 (13.33%) High Availability
6 9 (12.00%) MVC
6 9 (12.00%) SOA
7 7 (9.33%) Analytics
7 7 (9.33%) Business Analysis
7 7 (9.33%) Prototyping
7 7 (9.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (8.00%) OO
8 6 (8.00%) Web Development
9 5 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (6.67%) Matrix Organization
9 5 (6.67%) OOD
9 5 (6.67%) Product Management
9 5 (6.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 31 (41.33%) JavaScript
2 29 (38.67%) Java
3 10 (13.33%) C#
4 6 (8.00%) C++
5 5 (6.67%) VB.NET
6 3 (4.00%) Lua
6 3 (4.00%) PHP
6 3 (4.00%) VB
7 2 (2.67%) C
7 2 (2.67%) Python
7 2 (2.67%) Ruby
7 2 (2.67%) Scala
7 2 (2.67%) SQL
8 1 (1.33%) Apple Swift
8 1 (1.33%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.33%) PHP 5
8 1 (1.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (9.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.67%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (2.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.33%) Degree
3 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.33%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.00%) Puppet
1 3 (4.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (12.00%) IBM
1 9 (12.00%) Oracle
2 3 (4.00%) Atlassian
3 2 (2.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.67%) Red Hat
3 2 (2.67%) Twitter
3 2 (2.67%) VMware
4 1 (1.33%) HP
4 1 (1.33%) SAP