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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 27 21 29
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +8
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 22 23 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 5.23% 5.58% 3.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.90% 6.97% 4.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 19 4
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£375 £338 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £300 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £413 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £10.00 - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +1.42%
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
319 330 293
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 75.77% 80.10% 73.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 256 208
Average daily rate £415 £425 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.35% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £501 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 9
Average hourly rate £13.75 £22.69 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.40% +41.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £20.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £125.00 £31.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 21 (37.50%) Scrum
2 17 (30.36%) .NET
3 15 (26.79%) C#
4 14 (25.00%) Finance
5 10 (17.86%) JavaScript
5 10 (17.86%) ASP.NET
6 9 (16.07%) MVC
6 9 (16.07%) TDD
7 8 (14.29%) Banking
7 8 (14.29%) SQL Server
7 8 (14.29%) E-Commerce
8 7 (12.50%) HTML
8 7 (12.50%) Retail
8 7 (12.50%) Business Analysis
8 7 (12.50%) CMS
9 6 (10.71%) Java
9 6 (10.71%) CSS
9 6 (10.71%) ITIL
9 6 (10.71%) Windows
9 6 (10.71%) Microsoft
10 5 (8.93%) PRINCE2
10 5 (8.93%) SOAP
10 5 (8.93%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (8.93%) Content Management
10 5 (8.93%) jQuery
10 5 (8.93%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (8.93%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (7.14%) Test Scripting
11 4 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 7 (12.50%) CMS
2 4 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (3.57%) Mule ESB
3 2 (3.57%) Mule
3 2 (3.57%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (3.57%) IIS
4 1 (1.79%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (3.57%) MS Project
1 2 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.79%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.14%) Office 365
2 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.79%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (8.93%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (7.14%) JIRA
3 2 (3.57%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.79%) Log4Net
4 1 (1.79%) Xcode
4 1 (1.79%) Subversion
4 1 (1.79%) ReSharper
4 1 (1.79%) Selenium
4 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (1.79%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.79%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.79%) StyleCop
4 1 (1.79%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.79%) JUnit
General
1 14 (25.00%) Finance
2 8 (14.29%) Banking
3 7 (12.50%) Retail
4 4 (7.14%) Telecoms
5 3 (5.36%) Billing
6 1 (1.79%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.79%) Back Office
6 1 (1.79%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (28.57%) Developer
1 16 (28.57%) Analyst
2 12 (21.43%) Business Analyst
3 9 (16.07%) Agile Business Analyst
4 7 (12.50%) .NET Developer
5 5 (8.93%) Project Manager
6 4 (7.14%) Test Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Architect
7 3 (5.36%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.36%) Java Developer
7 3 (5.36%) Windows Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Agile Project Manager
8 2 (3.57%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (3.57%) Web Developer
8 2 (3.57%) Performance Analyst
8 2 (3.57%) Performance Test Analyst
8 2 (3.57%) C# Developer
8 2 (3.57%) Tester
9 1 (1.79%) Technical Architect
9 1 (1.79%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (30.36%) .NET
2 10 (17.86%) ASP.NET
3 7 (12.50%) HTML
4 6 (10.71%) CSS
5 5 (8.93%) SOAP
5 5 (8.93%) jQuery
5 5 (8.93%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (7.14%) HTML5
6 4 (7.14%) WCF
6 4 (7.14%) XML
6 4 (7.14%) .NET Framework
7 3 (5.36%) Spring
7 3 (5.36%) Web Services
7 3 (5.36%) RESTful
7 3 (5.36%) Entity Framework
7 3 (5.36%) REST
7 3 (5.36%) CSS3
7 3 (5.36%) AngularJS
7 3 (5.36%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (3.57%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.36%) PMI
3 2 (3.57%) W3C
3 2 (3.57%) Thin Client
3 2 (3.57%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.57%) Fat Client
3 2 (3.57%) User Experience
3 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.79%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.71%) Windows
2 1 (1.79%) Linux
2 1 (1.79%) Android
2 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.79%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (37.50%) Scrum
2 9 (16.07%) MVC
2 9 (16.07%) TDD
3 8 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 7 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 6 (10.71%) ITIL
6 5 (8.93%) PRINCE2
6 5 (8.93%) Content Management
6 5 (8.93%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (7.14%) Web Development
7 4 (7.14%) PRINCE
7 4 (7.14%) Project Management
7 4 (7.14%) Test Scripting
7 4 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (7.14%) User Stories
7 4 (7.14%) SDLC
8 3 (5.36%) Analytics
8 3 (5.36%) DevOps
8 3 (5.36%) CRM
8 3 (5.36%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 15 (26.79%) C#
2 10 (17.86%) JavaScript
3 6 (10.71%) Java
4 4 (7.14%) SQL
5 2 (3.57%) ActionScript
6 1 (1.79%) Clojure
6 1 (1.79%) TypeScript
6 1 (1.79%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (7.14%) PMI Certification
2 2 (3.57%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.79%) PMP
3 1 (1.79%) Degree
3 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 4 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 6 (10.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.14%) VMware
3 3 (5.36%) Sitecore
3 3 (5.36%) Oracle
4 2 (3.57%) Sencha
4 2 (3.57%) Apple
5 1 (1.79%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.79%) Adobe
5 1 (1.79%) Google
5 1 (1.79%) Atlassian
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