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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Agile Software Development
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 2 5 9
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 84 63 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 23.80% 16.76% 10.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 28.38% 20.52% 12.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 56 31
Median daily rate £418 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £45.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-7.77% +25.00%

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
296 307 364
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 83.85% 81.65% 82.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 232 266
Median daily rate £413 £375 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -20.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £275 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 8
Median hourly rate £33.75 £10.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+221.42% -38.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.75 £10.50 £11.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.75 £80.50 £22.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Swindon 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 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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017, 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 62 (40.26%) Java
2 53 (34.42%) Scrum
3 42 (27.27%) Selenium
4 41 (26.62%) Finance
5 40 (25.97%) BDD
6 35 (22.73%) JavaScript
7 34 (22.08%) HTML
8 31 (20.13%) CSS
8 31 (20.13%) Cucumber
9 25 (16.23%) Web Services
9 25 (16.23%) C#
9 25 (16.23%) jQuery
10 23 (14.94%) Spring
10 23 (14.94%) MVC
11 22 (14.29%) SQL
11 22 (14.29%) REST
12 21 (13.64%) SOAP
13 20 (12.99%) TDD
13 20 (12.99%) WebDriver
13 20 (12.99%) Jenkins
14 18 (11.69%) Kanban
15 17 (11.04%) Continuous Integration
16 16 (10.39%) Performance Testing
16 16 (10.39%) .NET
16 16 (10.39%) Oracle
16 16 (10.39%) Docker
17 15 (9.74%) Linux
17 15 (9.74%) Banking
17 15 (9.74%) Web Development
18 14 (9.09%) JIRA

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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 13 (8.44%) Confluence
1 13 (8.44%) Tomcat
2 9 (5.84%) Apache
3 8 (5.19%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (3.25%) JBoss
5 4 (2.60%) Cloud Foundry
5 4 (2.60%) WebLogic
6 3 (1.95%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.30%) IIS
7 2 (1.30%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.65%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (1.95%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.30%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (3.25%) SAP PM
2 4 (2.60%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.60%) Heroku
3 4 (2.60%) OpenShift
3 4 (2.60%) PaaS
4 2 (1.30%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.30%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 2 (1.30%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.30%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 2 (1.30%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (1.30%) Office 365
4 2 (1.30%) Route 53
4 2 (1.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.65%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.60%) LDAP
2 3 (1.95%) HTTP
3 2 (1.30%) DMZ
3 2 (1.30%) SSL
3 2 (1.30%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.30%) VPN
4 1 (0.65%) DNS
4 1 (0.65%) LAN
4 1 (0.65%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.65%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.19%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (4.55%) Relational Database
3 6 (3.90%) NoSQL
3 6 (3.90%) SQL Server
4 5 (3.25%) MySQL
5 3 (1.95%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (1.95%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.95%) PerformancePoint
5 3 (1.95%) PowerPivot
5 3 (1.95%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (1.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (1.30%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (1.30%) DB2
Development Applications
1 42 (27.27%) Selenium
2 31 (20.13%) Cucumber
3 20 (12.99%) Jenkins
3 20 (12.99%) WebDriver
4 14 (9.09%) Git (software)
4 14 (9.09%) JIRA
5 13 (8.44%) SpecFlow
6 11 (7.14%) Maven
7 10 (6.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 10 (6.49%) Visual Studio
8 8 (5.19%) Ant
8 8 (5.19%) Jasmine
8 8 (5.19%) Subversion
9 7 (4.55%) Bitbucket
10 6 (3.90%) JBehave
10 6 (3.90%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (3.25%) JUnit
11 5 (3.25%) Mockito
12 4 (2.60%) Eclipse
12 4 (2.60%) IntelliJ
General
1 41 (26.62%) Finance
2 15 (9.74%) Banking
3 11 (7.14%) Retail
4 4 (2.60%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.95%) Games
6 2 (1.30%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.30%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.65%) Electronics
7 1 (0.65%) Marketing
7 1 (0.65%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 57 (37.01%) Developer
2 38 (24.68%) Analyst
3 22 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 21 (13.64%) Business Analyst
5 16 (10.39%) Tester
6 14 (9.09%) Test Analyst
7 13 (8.44%) Automation Tester
8 12 (7.79%) Automation Test Analyst
9 10 (6.49%) DevOps Engineer
9 10 (6.49%) Java Engineer
10 9 (5.84%) Architect
11 8 (5.19%) Agile Developer
11 8 (5.19%) Consultant
11 8 (5.19%) Web Developer
12 7 (4.55%) Developer in Test
12 7 (4.55%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 7 (4.55%) Linux Engineer
12 7 (4.55%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 7 (4.55%) WebOps Engineer
13 6 (3.90%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (22.08%) HTML
2 31 (20.13%) CSS
3 25 (16.23%) jQuery
3 25 (16.23%) Web Services
4 23 (14.94%) Spring
5 22 (14.29%) REST
6 21 (13.64%) SOAP
7 16 (10.39%) .NET
8 14 (9.09%) Gherkin
9 13 (8.44%) Hibernate
9 13 (8.44%) HTML5
10 12 (7.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 12 (7.79%) XML
11 11 (7.14%) AngularJS
11 11 (7.14%) Sass
12 10 (6.49%) .NET Framework
13 9 (5.84%) Elastic Stack
13 9 (5.84%) Ext JS
13 9 (5.84%) RESTful
14 8 (5.19%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.44%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.55%) User Experience
3 5 (3.25%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.25%) RIA
4 4 (2.60%) Robotics
4 4 (2.60%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.30%) CESG
6 1 (0.65%) CCTV
6 1 (0.65%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.65%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.65%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.65%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 15 (9.74%) Linux
2 10 (6.49%) Windows
3 7 (4.55%) Amazon Linux
3 7 (4.55%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.30%) CentOS
5 2 (1.30%) CoreOS
6 1 (0.65%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (34.42%) Scrum
2 40 (25.97%) BDD
3 23 (14.94%) MVC
4 20 (12.99%) TDD
5 18 (11.69%) Kanban
6 17 (11.04%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (10.39%) Performance Testing
8 15 (9.74%) Web Development
9 14 (9.09%) PRINCE2
9 14 (9.09%) Test Scripting
9 14 (9.09%) Waterfall
10 13 (8.44%) DevOps
10 13 (8.44%) Microservices
11 12 (7.79%) Project Management
11 12 (7.79%) Stakeholder Management
11 12 (7.79%) Test Automation
12 11 (7.14%) Process Improvement
12 11 (7.14%) Workflow
13 10 (6.49%) User Stories
14 9 (5.84%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 62 (40.26%) Java
2 35 (22.73%) JavaScript
3 25 (16.23%) C#
4 22 (14.29%) SQL
5 8 (5.19%) PL/SQL
6 7 (4.55%) Scala
7 3 (1.95%) Bash Shell
7 3 (1.95%) PowerShell
7 3 (1.95%) Python
7 3 (1.95%) Ruby
7 3 (1.95%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.30%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.30%) VB
8 2 (1.30%) VB6
9 1 (0.65%) C
9 1 (0.65%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (7.14%) ISEB
2 8 (5.19%) CISSP
3 7 (4.55%) Degree
4 6 (3.90%) ISTQB
5 5 (3.25%) Security Cleared
6 4 (2.60%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (2.60%) CISA
6 4 (2.60%) IIBA
6 4 (2.60%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.95%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.30%) CESG Certified Professional
9 1 (0.65%) AAT
9 1 (0.65%) CCNP
9 1 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.65%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.25%) QA
2 4 (2.60%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (2.60%) PCI DSS
2 4 (2.60%) WCAG
3 3 (1.95%) SDET
System Software
1 16 (10.39%) Docker
2 7 (4.55%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.30%) LXC
3 2 (1.30%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.65%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 12 (7.79%) Ansible
2 7 (4.55%) Icinga
2 7 (4.55%) Kibana
2 7 (4.55%) logstash
3 3 (1.95%) Terraform
4 2 (1.30%) Nagios
4 2 (1.30%) OSSEC
4 2 (1.30%) Puppet
5 1 (0.65%) ArcSight ESM
5 1 (0.65%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 16 (10.39%) Oracle
2 9 (5.84%) Sencha
3 8 (5.19%) Red Hat
3 8 (5.19%) SAP
4 7 (4.55%) Atlassian
5 5 (3.25%) Microsoft
6 4 (2.60%) Pega
7 2 (1.30%) IBM
7 2 (1.30%) New Relic
7 2 (1.30%) webMethods
8 1 (0.65%) ArcSight
8 1 (0.65%) Avaya
8 1 (0.65%) Bluefish Communications
8 1 (0.65%) Genesys
8 1 (0.65%) Google
8 1 (0.65%) HP
8 1 (0.65%) SaltStack
8 1 (0.65%) Sun
8 1 (0.65%) Talend
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