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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Agile Software Development
Manchester / Stockport
Rank 4 1 5
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 5 31 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 18.52% 70.45% 7.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 25.00% 77.50% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 30 0
Median daily rate £315 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.88% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £45.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-7.77% +25.00%

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
20 40 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 74.07% 90.91% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 34 5
Median daily rate £438 £400 £259
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +54.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £356 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £530 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

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
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 23 February 2017, 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 20 (68.97%) JavaScript
2 12 (41.38%) Java
3 11 (37.93%) TDD
3 11 (37.93%) Node.js
4 9 (31.03%) CSS
5 8 (27.59%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (27.59%) HTML
5 8 (27.59%) MySQL
5 8 (27.59%) Software Engineering
5 8 (27.59%) Scrum
5 8 (27.59%) BDD
5 8 (27.59%) MongoDB
5 8 (27.59%) AngularJS
6 7 (24.14%) Web Development
6 7 (24.14%) Kanban
6 7 (24.14%) C#
6 7 (24.14%) Linux
6 7 (24.14%) MVC
7 6 (20.69%) .NET
7 6 (20.69%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (20.69%) NoSQL
7 6 (20.69%) Open Source
7 6 (20.69%) SDLC
8 5 (17.24%) Prototyping
8 5 (17.24%) SQL
8 5 (17.24%) Red Hat
8 5 (17.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (17.24%) Git (software)
8 5 (17.24%) JIRA
9 4 (13.79%) Spring

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 3 (10.34%) Confluence
2 2 (6.90%) Jetty
2 2 (6.90%) nginx
2 2 (6.90%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.90%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Slack
2 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.45%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (3.45%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (27.59%) MongoDB
1 8 (27.59%) MySQL
1 8 (27.59%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (20.69%) Apache Cassandra
2 6 (20.69%) NoSQL
3 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
4 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Git (software)
1 5 (17.24%) JIRA
2 4 (13.79%) Jasmine
2 4 (13.79%) Jenkins
2 4 (13.79%) JUnit
3 3 (10.34%) Cucumber
4 2 (6.90%) Gradle
5 1 (3.45%) gulp
5 1 (3.45%) Selenium
5 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Marketing
3 1 (3.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 22 (75.86%) Developer
2 9 (31.03%) JavaScript Developer
3 8 (27.59%) Java Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Digital Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Agile Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Agile Java Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Angular Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Business Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Node.js Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 2 (6.90%) .NET Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Digital Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Digital Business Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) HTML CSS Developer
6 2 (6.90%) HTML Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (6.90%) UX Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (37.93%) Node.js
2 9 (31.03%) CSS
3 8 (27.59%) AngularJS
3 8 (27.59%) HTML
4 6 (20.69%) .NET
5 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET
5 4 (13.79%) jQuery
5 4 (13.79%) REST
5 4 (13.79%) Spring
6 3 (10.34%) Web Services
7 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (6.90%) CSS3
7 2 (6.90%) Hibernate
7 2 (6.90%) JAX-RS
7 2 (6.90%) JMS
7 2 (6.90%) JSON
7 2 (6.90%) NHibernate
7 2 (6.90%) Spring Security
7 2 (6.90%) SVG
7 2 (6.90%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.34%) User Experience
3 2 (6.90%) Clustering
4 1 (3.45%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (24.14%) Linux
2 5 (17.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.45%) Android
3 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) TDD
2 8 (27.59%) BDD
2 8 (27.59%) Scrum
2 8 (27.59%) Software Engineering
3 7 (24.14%) Kanban
3 7 (24.14%) MVC
3 7 (24.14%) Web Development
4 6 (20.69%) Open Source
4 6 (20.69%) SDLC
5 5 (17.24%) Prototyping
6 3 (10.34%) Business Analysis
6 3 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (10.34%) OO
6 3 (10.34%) Product Management
7 2 (6.90%) Analytics
7 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce
7 2 (6.90%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (6.90%) Use Case
7 2 (6.90%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 20 (68.97%) JavaScript
2 12 (41.38%) Java
3 7 (24.14%) C#
4 5 (17.24%) SQL
5 2 (6.90%) C++
5 2 (6.90%) Groovy
5 2 (6.90%) Ruby
6 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) Red Hat