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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 2 6 3
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 21 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 30.00% 16.22% 22.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 32.31% 24.00% 27.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 4 1
Median daily rate £419 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.64% -6.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £43.50 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +22.53%
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
65 25 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 92.86% 67.57% 81.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 11 7
Median daily rate £425 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £210 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £373 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 5
Median hourly rate £17.50 £37.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.33% +150.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.02% +36.00%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 33 (56.90%) JavaScript
2 25 (43.10%) Java
3 17 (29.31%) Scrum
4 14 (24.14%) TDD
4 14 (24.14%) Node.js
5 13 (22.41%) HTML
5 13 (22.41%) CSS
6 12 (20.69%) Software Engineering
6 12 (20.69%) AngularJS
7 11 (18.97%) Kanban
7 11 (18.97%) BDD
7 11 (18.97%) MVC
8 10 (17.24%) PostgreSQL
8 10 (17.24%) Linux
8 10 (17.24%) C#
8 10 (17.24%) MySQL
8 10 (17.24%) MongoDB
8 10 (17.24%) Apache Cassandra
9 9 (15.52%) jQuery
9 9 (15.52%) JSON
9 9 (15.52%) .NET
9 9 (15.52%) OO
9 9 (15.52%) Jenkins
9 9 (15.52%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (13.79%) SDLC
10 8 (13.79%) Prototyping
11 7 (12.07%) User Experience
11 7 (12.07%) JUnit
11 7 (12.07%) ASP.NET
11 7 (12.07%) C++

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 4 (6.90%) Apache
1 4 (6.90%) Tomcat
2 3 (5.17%) Confluence
2 3 (5.17%) JBoss
2 3 (5.17%) Jetty
2 3 (5.17%) nginx
3 2 (3.45%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.72%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.17%) Slack
2 2 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.34%) HTTP
2 3 (5.17%) AMQP
2 3 (5.17%) HTTPS
2 3 (5.17%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.24%) Apache Cassandra
1 10 (17.24%) MongoDB
1 10 (17.24%) MySQL
1 10 (17.24%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (12.07%) NoSQL
3 6 (10.34%) SQL Server
4 3 (5.17%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.72%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 9 (15.52%) Jenkins
2 7 (12.07%) JUnit
3 6 (10.34%) Git (software)
4 4 (6.90%) Jasmine
4 4 (6.90%) Selenium
5 3 (5.17%) Cucumber
5 3 (5.17%) JIRA
5 3 (5.17%) JMeter
5 3 (5.17%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (3.45%) Gradle
7 1 (1.72%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (10.34%) Finance
2 3 (5.17%) Marketing
3 2 (3.45%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.72%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 39 (67.24%) Developer
2 15 (25.86%) Java Developer
3 13 (22.41%) JavaScript Developer
4 6 (10.34%) Designer
4 6 (10.34%) Digital Developer
4 6 (10.34%) Senior Developer
4 6 (10.34%) UX Designer
5 4 (6.90%) Agile Developer
5 4 (6.90%) Digital Designer
5 4 (6.90%) Digital UX Designer
6 3 (5.17%) .NET Developer
6 3 (5.17%) Agile Java Developer
6 3 (5.17%) Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) Automation Tester
6 3 (5.17%) Business Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) C# Developer
6 3 (5.17%) Java Automation Tester
6 3 (5.17%) Selenium Automation Tester
6 3 (5.17%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 3 (5.17%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (24.14%) Node.js
2 13 (22.41%) CSS
2 13 (22.41%) HTML
3 12 (20.69%) AngularJS
4 9 (15.52%) .NET
4 9 (15.52%) jQuery
4 9 (15.52%) JSON
5 7 (12.07%) ASP.NET
5 7 (12.07%) REST
5 7 (12.07%) Spring
6 6 (10.34%) XML
7 5 (8.62%) Web Services
8 4 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (5.17%) Hibernate
9 3 (5.17%) JAX-RS
9 3 (5.17%) JMS
9 3 (5.17%) NHibernate
9 3 (5.17%) SAML
9 3 (5.17%) Spring Security
9 3 (5.17%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.52%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (12.07%) User Experience
3 2 (3.45%) Clustering
4 1 (1.72%) Copywriting
4 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.72%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.24%) Linux
2 7 (12.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (3.45%) Android
3 2 (3.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (29.31%) Scrum
2 14 (24.14%) TDD
3 12 (20.69%) Software Engineering
4 11 (18.97%) BDD
4 11 (18.97%) Kanban
4 11 (18.97%) MVC
5 9 (15.52%) OO
6 8 (13.79%) Prototyping
6 8 (13.79%) SDLC
7 7 (12.07%) Open Source
7 7 (12.07%) Web Development
8 6 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (8.62%) Front End Development
9 5 (8.62%) Microservices
10 4 (6.90%) DevOps
10 4 (6.90%) OOD
11 3 (5.17%) Performance Testing
11 3 (5.17%) Product Management
11 3 (5.17%) Security Testing
11 3 (5.17%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 33 (56.90%) JavaScript
2 25 (43.10%) Java
3 10 (17.24%) C#
4 7 (12.07%) C++
4 7 (12.07%) SQL
5 4 (6.90%) Ruby
5 4 (6.90%) VB.NET
6 3 (5.17%) Lua
6 3 (5.17%) VB
7 2 (3.45%) Groovy
7 2 (3.45%) Python
7 2 (3.45%) Scala
8 1 (1.72%) Apple Swift
8 1 (1.72%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (10.34%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.17%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (3.45%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.72%) Degree
4 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (5.17%) Tivoli
2 2 (3.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (12.07%) Red Hat
2 2 (3.45%) Atlassian
2 2 (3.45%) Twitter
2 2 (3.45%) VMware
3 1 (1.72%) IBM
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle