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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 25 31 33
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 23 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 5.09% 2.17% 3.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.25% 2.85% 4.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 12
Average daily rate
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£390 £315 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.73% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £290 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £376 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £37.25
% change year-on-year
- -3.35%
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
368 246 289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 81.42% 76.16% 76.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 188 246
Average daily rate £450 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £520 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 8
Average hourly rate £22.69 £22.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.84% +55.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £22.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 24 December 2014.

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 December 2014, 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 23 (41.07%) Finance
2 21 (37.50%) Scrum
3 19 (33.93%) JavaScript
4 16 (28.57%) HTML
4 16 (28.57%) CSS
4 16 (28.57%) Linux
5 15 (26.79%) HTML5
6 13 (23.21%) Project Management
6 13 (23.21%) TDD
7 12 (21.43%) GitHub
8 10 (17.86%) SQL
9 9 (16.07%) Java
9 9 (16.07%) .NET
9 9 (16.07%) C#
9 9 (16.07%) MVC
9 9 (16.07%) jQuery
10 8 (14.29%) Ruby
10 8 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
10 8 (14.29%) Retail
10 8 (14.29%) SSH
10 8 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
10 8 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (14.29%) Photoshop
10 8 (14.29%) AngularJS
10 8 (14.29%) Digital Media
10 8 (14.29%) Backbone.js
10 8 (14.29%) Karma Test Runner
10 8 (14.29%) Sublime Text
10 8 (14.29%) Heroku
10 8 (14.29%) RSpec

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 4 (7.14%) ColdFusion
1 4 (7.14%) Railo
2 3 (5.36%) CMS
3 1 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.79%) JBoss
3 1 (1.79%) Apache
3 1 (1.79%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (14.29%) Photoshop
1 8 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Findur
Cloud Services
1 12 (21.43%) GitHub
2 8 (14.29%) Amazon S3
2 8 (14.29%) Heroku
3 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.79%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.29%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
1 8 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 4 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.57%) Big Data
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.79%) MySQL
4 1 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.79%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 8 (14.29%) RSpec
1 8 (14.29%) Cucumber
1 8 (14.29%) Karma Test Runner
1 8 (14.29%) Sublime Text
2 4 (7.14%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.57%) RequisitePro
3 2 (3.57%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.79%) Selenium IDE
4 1 (1.79%) Subversion
4 1 (1.79%) Maven
4 1 (1.79%) Selenium
4 1 (1.79%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.79%) JUnit
4 1 (1.79%) Eclipse
General
1 23 (41.07%) Finance
2 8 (14.29%) Retail
3 6 (10.71%) Banking
4 4 (7.14%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.79%) Back Office
5 1 (1.79%) Law
5 1 (1.79%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (33.93%) Developer
2 13 (23.21%) Project Manager
3 7 (12.50%) Analyst
4 6 (10.71%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 6 (10.71%) Infrastructure Manager
5 5 (8.93%) Test Manager
6 4 (7.14%) Business Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) .NET Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Agile Project Manager
6 4 (7.14%) Software Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Ruby Developer
7 3 (5.36%) Test Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Web Developer
8 2 (3.57%) Applications Developer
8 2 (3.57%) Programme Manager
9 1 (1.79%) Front-End Developer
9 1 (1.79%) Test Engineer
9 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (1.79%) Test Specialist
9 1 (1.79%) Salesforce.com Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (28.57%) CSS
1 16 (28.57%) HTML
2 15 (26.79%) HTML5
3 9 (16.07%) jQuery
3 9 (16.07%) .NET
4 8 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
4 8 (14.29%) Backbone.js
4 8 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 6 (10.71%) CSS3
6 5 (8.93%) REST
7 4 (7.14%) Sencha Touch
7 4 (7.14%) PhoneGap
7 4 (7.14%) ColdBox
7 4 (7.14%) RESTful
7 4 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (7.14%) ASP.NET
7 4 (7.14%) Apache Cordova
8 3 (5.36%) Ajax
8 3 (5.36%) Web Services
8 3 (5.36%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.29%) Digital Media
2 3 (5.36%) User Experience
3 2 (3.57%) Mobile Banking
3 2 (3.57%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.79%) Equities
4 1 (1.79%) Derivative
4 1 (1.79%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.79%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.79%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 16 (28.57%) Linux
2 8 (14.29%) Mac OS
3 7 (12.50%) UNIX
3 7 (12.50%) Windows
4 4 (7.14%) Android
4 4 (7.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (37.50%) Scrum
2 13 (23.21%) TDD
2 13 (23.21%) Project Management
3 9 (16.07%) MVC
4 6 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (7.14%) PRINCE2
5 4 (7.14%) E-Commerce
5 4 (7.14%) OOD
5 4 (7.14%) Programme Management
5 4 (7.14%) Software Engineering
5 4 (7.14%) Test Management
5 4 (7.14%) Waterfall
5 4 (7.14%) BDD
5 4 (7.14%) Android Development
5 4 (7.14%) iOS Development
6 3 (5.36%) Business Transformation
6 3 (5.36%) Release Management
6 3 (5.36%) Business Analysis
6 3 (5.36%) Content Management
6 3 (5.36%) OO
Programming Languages
1 19 (33.93%) JavaScript
2 10 (17.86%) SQL
3 9 (16.07%) C#
3 9 (16.07%) Java
4 8 (14.29%) Ruby
5 4 (7.14%) T-SQL
5 4 (7.14%) CFML
Qualifications
1 4 (7.14%) Degree
2 2 (3.57%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.57%) ISEB
3 1 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.79%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) SLA
2 1 (1.79%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) Puppet
1 1 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (10.71%) Oracle
2 5 (8.93%) Sencha
3 4 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.79%) Murex
4 1 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.79%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (1.79%) SAP
4 1 (1.79%) Eloqua
4 1 (1.79%) Jaspersoft
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