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 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 2 - 12
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 13 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 18.57% - 5.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 20.31% - 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 2
Median daily rate £370 - £338
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 - £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 - £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
64 32 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 91.43% 86.49% 70.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 20 17
Median daily rate £350 £420 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +31.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £420 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £12.35 -
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 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 24 August 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 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 10 (41.67%) Scrum
2 9 (37.50%) MS Excel
3 8 (33.33%) Project Management
3 8 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 5 (20.83%) Test Scripting
4 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (20.83%) PRINCE2
5 4 (16.67%) MS Project
5 4 (16.67%) C#
5 4 (16.67%) .NET
5 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 4 (16.67%) Software Delivery
6 3 (12.50%) Functional Testing
6 3 (12.50%) Business Transformation
6 3 (12.50%) Test Planning
6 3 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (12.50%) QA
6 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 3 (12.50%) ERP
7 2 (8.33%) Data Modelling
7 2 (8.33%) Web Services
7 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (8.33%) B2B
7 2 (8.33%) B2C
7 2 (8.33%) PMP
7 2 (8.33%) PMI Certification
7 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
7 2 (8.33%) MS Office
7 2 (8.33%) Data Analysis

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 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 4 (16.67%) MS Project
3 2 (8.33%) MS Office
4 1 (4.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Selenium
1 1 (4.17%) SpecFlow
1 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (8.33%) Back Office
1 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Project Manager
2 5 (20.83%) Agile Project Manager
3 4 (16.67%) Tester
4 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Developer
4 3 (12.50%) ERP Manager
4 3 (12.50%) ERP Project Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Test Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Transformation Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Transformation Project Manager
4 3 (12.50%) UAT Manager
4 3 (12.50%) UAT Test Manager
5 2 (8.33%) .NET Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Agile Tester
5 2 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (8.33%) C# Developer
5 2 (8.33%) IT Manager
5 2 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) .NET
2 2 (8.33%) jQuery
2 2 (8.33%) Web Services
3 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.17%) Apache Flex
3 1 (4.17%) CSS
3 1 (4.17%) Flash
3 1 (4.17%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Visualisation
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) N-Tier
2 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Scrum
2 8 (33.33%) Project Management
2 8 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 5 (20.83%) PRINCE2
3 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (20.83%) Test Scripting
4 4 (16.67%) Software Delivery
5 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (12.50%) Business Transformation
5 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 3 (12.50%) ERP
5 3 (12.50%) Functional Testing
5 3 (12.50%) Test Planning
5 3 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (8.33%) B2B
6 2 (8.33%) B2C
6 2 (8.33%) Data Analysis
6 2 (8.33%) Migration
6 2 (8.33%) MVC
6 2 (8.33%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (4.17%) ActionScript
2 1 (4.17%) ActionScript 3.0
2 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.17%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) APMP
1 2 (8.33%) PMI Certification
1 2 (8.33%) PMP
2 1 (4.17%) ISEB
2 1 (4.17%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.17%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) Adobe
2 1 (4.17%) ATG
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle