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 5 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 10 11 22
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +11
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 44 38 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 10.78% 10.50% 4.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.75% 13.57% 5.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 34 12
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£375 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £310 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £480 £399
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.63% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-11.25% +5.82%
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
320 280 222
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 78.43% 77.35% 76.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 215 187
Average daily rate £475 £400 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £240 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £538 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 3
Average hourly rate £17.00 £24.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.16% +11.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.40 £15.50 £21.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.95 £40.00 £36.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -11.29%

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 5 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 5 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 19 (30.16%) ITIL
2 18 (28.57%) Finance
3 17 (26.98%) PRINCE
4 16 (25.40%) Microsoft
5 15 (23.81%) .NET
6 14 (22.22%) C#
7 13 (20.63%) Windows
7 13 (20.63%) VMware
7 13 (20.63%) Security Cleared
8 12 (19.05%) Retail
9 11 (17.46%) Scrum
9 11 (17.46%) E-Commerce
10 10 (15.87%) Active Directory
10 10 (15.87%) Java
10 10 (15.87%) JavaScript
10 10 (15.87%) MVC
11 9 (14.29%) SQL
11 9 (14.29%) Oracle
11 9 (14.29%) MS Exchange
11 9 (14.29%) TDD
11 9 (14.29%) SC Cleared
11 9 (14.29%) Office 365
11 9 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
12 8 (12.70%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (12.70%) Waterfall
12 8 (12.70%) BDD
12 8 (12.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 8 (12.70%) jQuery
12 8 (12.70%) VMware Infrastructure
12 8 (12.70%) .NET Framework

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 9 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (3.17%) CMS
2 2 (3.17%) Mule
3 1 (1.59%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.59%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Findur
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.29%) Office 365
2 7 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.17%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.17%) Big Data
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.17%) TeamCity
1 2 (3.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.59%) StyleCop
2 1 (1.59%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.59%) ReSharper
2 1 (1.59%) Subversion
2 1 (1.59%) Log4Net
2 1 (1.59%) JUnit
General
1 18 (28.57%) Finance
2 12 (19.05%) Retail
3 8 (12.70%) Banking
4 4 (6.35%) Retail Banking
5 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.59%) Law
6 1 (1.59%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 17 (26.98%) Developer
2 9 (14.29%) Analyst
2 9 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 7 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
4 5 (7.94%) Test Manager
4 5 (7.94%) Business Analyst
4 5 (7.94%) Network Engineer
5 4 (6.35%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (6.35%) Test Analyst
5 4 (6.35%) Architect
5 4 (6.35%) Project Manager
6 3 (4.76%) Agile Project Manager
6 3 (4.76%) Network Support
7 2 (3.17%) Applications Developer
7 2 (3.17%) Programme Manager
7 2 (3.17%) Web Developer
7 2 (3.17%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (3.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.17%) Java Developer
7 2 (3.17%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (23.81%) .NET
2 8 (12.70%) ASP.NET MVC
2 8 (12.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 8 (12.70%) jQuery
2 8 (12.70%) .NET Framework
2 8 (12.70%) WCF
2 8 (12.70%) ASP.NET
3 7 (11.11%) SOAP
3 7 (11.11%) MSMQ
3 7 (11.11%) LINQ
3 7 (11.11%) LINQ to SQL
3 7 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 5 (7.94%) REST
5 4 (6.35%) HTML
5 4 (6.35%) PhoneGap
5 4 (6.35%) RESTful
5 4 (6.35%) HTML5
5 4 (6.35%) Sencha Touch
5 4 (6.35%) Apache Cordova
6 3 (4.76%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.35%) Thin Client
1 4 (6.35%) Fat Client
1 4 (6.35%) Digital Media
1 4 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.17%) Mobile Banking
2 2 (3.17%) User Experience
3 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.59%) Derivative
3 1 (1.59%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.63%) Windows
2 4 (6.35%) Android
2 4 (6.35%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.17%) Linux
4 1 (1.59%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (30.16%) ITIL
2 17 (26.98%) PRINCE
3 11 (17.46%) Scrum
3 11 (17.46%) E-Commerce
4 10 (15.87%) MVC
5 9 (14.29%) TDD
6 8 (12.70%) Waterfall
6 8 (12.70%) BDD
6 8 (12.70%) OOD
7 7 (11.11%) OO
7 7 (11.11%) Project Management
8 5 (7.94%) UML
8 5 (7.94%) PRINCE2
9 4 (6.35%) SOA
9 4 (6.35%) Test Management
9 4 (6.35%) Android Development
9 4 (6.35%) iOS Development
9 4 (6.35%) Kalman Filter
10 3 (4.76%) DevOps
10 3 (4.76%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 14 (22.22%) C#
2 10 (15.87%) Java
2 10 (15.87%) JavaScript
3 9 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (20.63%) Security Cleared
2 9 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.35%) VCP4
4 3 (4.76%) Degree
5 2 (3.17%) ISEB
5 2 (3.17%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.59%) APMP
6 1 (1.59%) BC Cleared
6 1 (1.59%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (15.87%) Active Directory
2 8 (12.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.59%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (25.40%) Microsoft
2 13 (20.63%) VMware
3 9 (14.29%) Oracle
4 7 (11.11%) Cisco
4 7 (11.11%) CheckPoint
4 7 (11.11%) Juniper
4 7 (11.11%) Nokia
5 6 (9.52%) Sencha
6 1 (1.59%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.59%) Murex
6 1 (1.59%) PeopleSoft
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Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £380 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Posted: 7 days ago
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Rate: £400 - £487 per day
Posted: 27 days ago