The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 13 9 19
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +10
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 40 49 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 10.55% 12.47% 6.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.16% 16.12% 8.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 45 17
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£375 £378 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.66% +9.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £310 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £480 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.20% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-1.36% +4.28%
Agile Software Development
Wiltshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
304 304 225
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 80.21% 77.35% 77.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 233 185
Average daily rate £444 £400 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.87% -5.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £255 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 2
Average hourly rate £17.00 £23.00 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.08% -24.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.50 £22.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.48 £34.00 £38.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon region citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Agile Software Development.

1 20 (32.26%) Finance
2 19 (30.65%) ITIL
3 18 (29.03%) .NET
4 17 (27.42%) Microsoft
4 17 (27.42%) PRINCE
5 16 (25.81%) C#
6 15 (24.19%) Windows
7 13 (20.97%) VMware
7 13 (20.97%) Retail
7 13 (20.97%) Security Cleared
8 11 (17.74%) Scrum
8 11 (17.74%) E-Commerce
8 11 (17.74%) ASP.NET
9 10 (16.13%) Java
9 10 (16.13%) JavaScript
9 10 (16.13%) Active Directory
9 10 (16.13%) MVC
9 10 (16.13%) jQuery
10 9 (14.52%) SC Cleared
10 9 (14.52%) Office 365
10 9 (14.52%) Exchange Server 2013
10 9 (14.52%) TDD
10 9 (14.52%) SQL
10 9 (14.52%) Oracle
10 9 (14.52%) SQL Server
10 9 (14.52%) MS Exchange
11 8 (12.90%) OOD
11 8 (12.90%) Banking
11 8 (12.90%) .NET Framework
11 8 (12.90%) WCF

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon region citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Agile Software Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (14.52%) MS Exchange
1 9 (14.52%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (6.45%) CMS
3 2 (3.23%) IIS
3 2 (3.23%) Mule
3 2 (3.23%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.61%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.61%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Findur
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.52%) Office 365
2 7 (11.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.23%) Big Data
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.23%) TeamCity
2 2 (3.23%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.61%) Log4Net
3 1 (1.61%) Subversion
3 1 (1.61%) ReSharper
3 1 (1.61%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.61%) StyleCop
3 1 (1.61%) JUnit
General
1 20 (32.26%) Finance
2 13 (20.97%) Retail
3 8 (12.90%) Banking
4 4 (6.45%) Retail Banking
5 2 (3.23%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.61%) Back Office
6 1 (1.61%) Law
6 1 (1.61%) Publishing
6 1 (1.61%) Billing
Job Titles
1 17 (27.42%) Developer
2 9 (14.52%) .NET Developer
3 7 (11.29%) Analyst
3 7 (11.29%) Windows Engineer
4 5 (8.06%) Test Manager
4 5 (8.06%) Network Engineer
5 4 (6.45%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (6.45%) Test Analyst
5 4 (6.45%) Architect
6 3 (4.84%) Project Manager
6 3 (4.84%) Business Analyst
6 3 (4.84%) Network Support
7 2 (3.23%) Programme Manager
7 2 (3.23%) Web Developer
7 2 (3.23%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (3.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.23%) Applications Developer
7 2 (3.23%) Agile Project Manager
7 2 (3.23%) Java Developer
8 1 (1.61%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (29.03%) .NET
2 11 (17.74%) ASP.NET
3 10 (16.13%) jQuery
4 8 (12.90%) WCF
4 8 (12.90%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (12.90%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 8 (12.90%) .NET Framework
5 7 (11.29%) MSMQ
5 7 (11.29%) SOAP
5 7 (11.29%) LINQ to SQL
5 7 (11.29%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 7 (11.29%) LINQ
6 5 (8.06%) REST
7 4 (6.45%) PhoneGap
7 4 (6.45%) Sencha Touch
7 4 (6.45%) RESTful
7 4 (6.45%) XML
7 4 (6.45%) HTML
7 4 (6.45%) Apache Cordova
8 3 (4.84%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.45%) Thin Client
1 4 (6.45%) Fat Client
1 4 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.23%) Mobile Banking
2 2 (3.23%) User Experience
2 2 (3.23%) W3C
2 2 (3.23%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.61%) Equities
3 1 (1.61%) Derivative
3 1 (1.61%) PMI
3 1 (1.61%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 15 (24.19%) Windows
2 4 (6.45%) Android
2 4 (6.45%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.23%) Linux
4 1 (1.61%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (30.65%) ITIL
2 17 (27.42%) PRINCE
3 11 (17.74%) E-Commerce
3 11 (17.74%) Scrum
4 10 (16.13%) MVC
5 9 (14.52%) TDD
6 8 (12.90%) OOD
6 8 (12.90%) Waterfall
6 8 (12.90%) BDD
7 7 (11.29%) OO
8 6 (9.68%) PRINCE2
8 6 (9.68%) Project Management
9 4 (6.45%) UML
9 4 (6.45%) SOA
9 4 (6.45%) Content Management
9 4 (6.45%) Test Management
9 4 (6.45%) Android Development
9 4 (6.45%) iOS Development
9 4 (6.45%) Kalman Filter
10 3 (4.84%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 16 (25.81%) C#
2 10 (16.13%) Java
2 10 (16.13%) JavaScript
3 9 (14.52%) SQL
4 2 (3.23%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 13 (20.97%) Security Cleared
2 9 (14.52%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.84%) Degree
4 2 (3.23%) ISTQB
4 2 (3.23%) ISEB
5 1 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.61%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.61%) BC Cleared
5 1 (1.61%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.61%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (16.13%) Active Directory
2 8 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) Puppet
1 1 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (27.42%) Microsoft
2 13 (20.97%) VMware
3 9 (14.52%) Oracle
4 7 (11.29%) Juniper
4 7 (11.29%) Nokia
4 7 (11.29%) CheckPoint
4 7 (11.29%) Cisco
5 6 (9.68%) Sencha
6 3 (4.84%) Sitecore
7 2 (3.23%) Apple
8 1 (1.61%) TIBCO
8 1 (1.61%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (1.61%) Adobe
8 1 (1.61%) Murex
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