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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 4 34 14
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -20
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 54 17 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 16.51% 3.66% 7.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 19.57% 4.76% 9.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 16 19
Median daily rate £345 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.96% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £300 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.19 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+5.74% +10.86%
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
276 357 343
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 84.40% 76.77% 78.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 263 264
Median daily rate £425 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £538 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 8
Median hourly rate £21.00 £38.75 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.80% +70.78%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +32.03%

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 30 September 2016.

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 30 September 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 38 (39.58%) Java
2 32 (33.33%) Scrum
3 30 (31.25%) JavaScript
4 28 (29.17%) Finance
5 26 (27.08%) HTML
6 23 (23.96%) CSS
6 23 (23.96%) MVC
7 20 (20.83%) SOAP
7 20 (20.83%) BDD
8 19 (19.79%) Selenium
8 19 (19.79%) jQuery
9 18 (18.75%) SQL
10 16 (16.67%) Spring
10 16 (16.67%) REST
11 15 (15.63%) WebDriver
11 15 (15.63%) Kanban
12 14 (14.58%) Hibernate
12 14 (14.58%) C#
12 14 (14.58%) .NET
12 14 (14.58%) Cucumber
13 13 (13.54%) Automation Testing
14 12 (12.50%) Web Services
14 12 (12.50%) ASP.NET
15 11 (11.46%) TDD
15 11 (11.46%) User Experience
16 10 (10.42%) Stakeholder Management
16 10 (10.42%) Oracle
16 10 (10.42%) ASP.NET MVC
16 10 (10.42%) Business Analysis
17 9 (9.38%) Test Scripting

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 4 (4.17%) Tomcat
2 3 (3.13%) Apache
2 3 (3.13%) Confluence
2 3 (3.13%) IIS
3 2 (2.08%) CMS
4 1 (1.04%) JBoss
4 1 (1.04%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (4.17%) MS Visio
2 3 (3.13%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.04%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.13%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (3.13%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (3.13%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.08%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.04%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 1 (1.04%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.04%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (1.04%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.04%) Route 53
2 1 (1.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.25%) LDAP
2 1 (1.04%) HTTP
2 1 (1.04%) Internet
2 1 (1.04%) SSL
2 1 (1.04%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.04%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.13%) DB2
2 3 (3.13%) GIS
2 3 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.08%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (1.04%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.04%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.04%) Big Data
4 1 (1.04%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.04%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.04%) MySQL
4 1 (1.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (19.79%) Selenium
2 15 (15.63%) WebDriver
3 14 (14.58%) Cucumber
4 6 (6.25%) Bitbucket
4 6 (6.25%) Jenkins
4 6 (6.25%) Mockito
4 6 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (5.21%) Git (software)
6 4 (4.17%) JUnit
6 4 (4.17%) Maven
6 4 (4.17%) Subversion
7 3 (3.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (3.13%) JIRA
7 3 (3.13%) Visual Studio
7 3 (3.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (2.08%) Ant
8 2 (2.08%) HP UFT
8 2 (2.08%) JBehave
8 2 (2.08%) ReSharper
8 2 (2.08%) SoapUI
General
1 28 (29.17%) Finance
2 4 (4.17%) Banking
2 4 (4.17%) Games
3 3 (3.13%) Retail
4 2 (2.08%) Marketing
4 2 (2.08%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.04%) Back Office
5 1 (1.04%) Electronics
5 1 (1.04%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 34 (35.42%) Developer
2 20 (20.83%) Analyst
3 15 (15.63%) Java Developer
4 11 (11.46%) Test Analyst
4 11 (11.46%) Tester
5 9 (9.38%) Automation Test Analyst
6 8 (8.33%) Architect
7 7 (7.29%) Automation Tester
8 6 (6.25%) HTML CSS Developer
8 6 (6.25%) HTML Developer
8 6 (6.25%) Java Automation Tester
8 6 (6.25%) Project Manager
8 6 (6.25%) Selenium Tester
8 6 (6.25%) Technical Architect
9 5 (5.21%) .NET Developer
9 5 (5.21%) Business Analyst
9 5 (5.21%) C# Developer
9 5 (5.21%) Java Software Developer
9 5 (5.21%) Selenium Automation Tester
9 5 (5.21%) Web Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (27.08%) HTML
2 23 (23.96%) CSS
3 20 (20.83%) SOAP
4 19 (19.79%) jQuery
5 16 (16.67%) REST
5 16 (16.67%) Spring
6 14 (14.58%) .NET
6 14 (14.58%) Hibernate
7 12 (12.50%) ASP.NET
7 12 (12.50%) Web Services
8 10 (10.42%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (9.38%) Sass
9 9 (9.38%) Spring MVC
10 6 (6.25%) .NET Framework
10 6 (6.25%) AngularJS
10 6 (6.25%) Entity Framework
11 5 (5.21%) Ajax
11 5 (5.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (5.21%) XML
12 4 (4.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.46%) User Experience
2 7 (7.29%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.13%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (2.08%) Data Integration
5 2 (2.08%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.04%) CESG
6 1 (1.04%) CMDB
6 1 (1.04%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.04%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.17%) Linux
2 3 (3.13%) Windows
2 3 (3.13%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.04%) CentOS
3 1 (1.04%) CoreOS
3 1 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (33.33%) Scrum
2 23 (23.96%) MVC
3 20 (20.83%) BDD
4 15 (15.63%) Kanban
5 13 (13.54%) Automation Testing
6 11 (11.46%) TDD
7 10 (10.42%) Business Analysis
7 10 (10.42%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (9.38%) Project Management
8 9 (9.38%) Test Scripting
9 8 (8.33%) SDLC
10 7 (7.29%) Programme Management
10 7 (7.29%) Software Testing
10 7 (7.29%) Waterfall
11 6 (6.25%) Agile Project Management
11 6 (6.25%) Exploratory Testing
12 5 (5.21%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (5.21%) Front End Development
12 5 (5.21%) Open Source
12 5 (5.21%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 38 (39.58%) Java
2 30 (31.25%) JavaScript
3 18 (18.75%) SQL
4 14 (14.58%) C#
5 3 (3.13%) PL/SQL
5 3 (3.13%) T-SQL
5 3 (3.13%) VB
5 3 (3.13%) VB6
6 1 (1.04%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.04%) ECMAScript
6 1 (1.04%) ES6
6 1 (1.04%) Python
6 1 (1.04%) Ruby
6 1 (1.04%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (4.17%) Degree
1 4 (4.17%) ISEB
1 4 (4.17%) ISTQB
2 3 (3.13%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.04%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.04%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (1.04%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.04%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.25%) QA
2 3 (3.13%) WCAG
3 2 (2.08%) SDET
4 1 (1.04%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.04%) GAAP
4 1 (1.04%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (2.08%) Docker
2 1 (1.04%) LXC
2 1 (1.04%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (1.04%) Ansible
1 1 (1.04%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.04%) Nagios
1 1 (1.04%) OSSEC
1 1 (1.04%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (10.42%) Oracle
2 4 (4.17%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.13%) ESRI
3 3 (3.13%) SAP
3 3 (3.13%) Siebel
4 1 (1.04%) HP
4 1 (1.04%) New Relic
4 1 (1.04%) webMethods