The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 3 12 12
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 14 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 19.18% 3.13% 8.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 22.22% 3.85% 12.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 3
Median daily rate £425 £340 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £340 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £340 £386
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £399 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.51% +6.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +11.11%
Agile Software Development
Staffordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
63 26 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 86.30% 81.25% 73.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 17 19
Median daily rate £338 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £420 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £17.25 £13.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +28.39%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 Stoke-on-Trent

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Stoke-on-Trent region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 10 (40.00%) Scrum
2 7 (28.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (28.00%) Waterfall
3 6 (24.00%) Test Scripting
3 6 (24.00%) Project Management
4 4 (16.00%) Software Delivery
4 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (16.00%) C#
4 4 (16.00%) .NET
5 3 (12.00%) ActionScript
5 3 (12.00%) HTML
5 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (12.00%) Photoshop
5 3 (12.00%) CSS
5 3 (12.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (12.00%) Flash
5 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (12.00%) ERP
5 3 (12.00%) N-Tier
5 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (12.00%) SOA
5 3 (12.00%) HTTP
5 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (12.00%) Test Planning
5 3 (12.00%) High Availability
5 3 (12.00%) Business Transformation
5 3 (12.00%) ActionScript 3.0
5 3 (12.00%) Performance Testing
5 3 (12.00%) Test Automation
5 3 (12.00%) Apache Flex

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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 1 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (28.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (12.00%) Photoshop
3 2 (8.00%) MS Project
4 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Selenium
2 2 (8.00%) Appium
2 2 (8.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (8.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.00%) JIRA
2 2 (8.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (4.00%) SpecFlow
3 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (8.00%) Back Office
1 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Project Manager
2 5 (20.00%) Agile Project Manager
2 5 (20.00%) Developer
2 5 (20.00%) Tester
3 3 (12.00%) Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
3 3 (12.00%) ERP Manager
3 3 (12.00%) ERP Project Manager
3 3 (12.00%) Flash Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Transformation Manager
3 3 (12.00%) Transformation Project Manager
4 2 (8.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (8.00%) ActionScript Developer
4 2 (8.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (8.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Software Tester
4 2 (8.00%) Test Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Test Manager
4 2 (8.00%) UAT Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) .NET
2 3 (12.00%) Apache Flex
2 3 (12.00%) CSS
2 3 (12.00%) Flash
2 3 (12.00%) HTML
3 2 (8.00%) Android SDK
3 2 (8.00%) iOS SDK
3 2 (8.00%) jQuery
3 2 (8.00%) Web Services
4 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) N-Tier
2 2 (8.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (8.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Android
1 2 (8.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Scrum
2 7 (28.00%) Waterfall
3 6 (24.00%) Project Management
3 6 (24.00%) Test Scripting
4 4 (16.00%) Software Delivery
4 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (12.00%) Business Transformation
5 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (12.00%) ERP
5 3 (12.00%) High Availability
5 3 (12.00%) Performance Testing
5 3 (12.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (12.00%) SOA
5 3 (12.00%) Test Automation
5 3 (12.00%) Test Planning
6 2 (8.00%) Data Analysis
6 2 (8.00%) Data Modelling
6 2 (8.00%) MVC
6 2 (8.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) C#
2 3 (12.00%) ActionScript
2 3 (12.00%) ActionScript 3.0
2 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.00%) SQL
3 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) APMP
1 1 (4.00%) ISEB
1 1 (4.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (4.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
1 1 (4.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (4.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) Adobe
3 1 (4.00%) ATG
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle
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