The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Taunton 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 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank - 1 10
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 0 30 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton - 34.48% 18.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 38.46% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 26 35
Median daily rate - £330 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.53%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+14.18% +2.77%
Agile Software Development
Somerset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Taunton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Taunton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
31 78 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 77.50% 89.66% 86.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 64 160
Median daily rate £500 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £900 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £21.83 - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Taunton 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 Taunton

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Taunton region.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Taunton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Taunton region.

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in Taunton

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Taunton region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 6 (50.00%) Scrum
2 4 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (25.00%) GIS
3 3 (25.00%) QA
3 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (16.67%) Android
4 2 (16.67%) TOGAF
4 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) PostGIS
4 2 (16.67%) Service Management
4 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 2 (16.67%) UML
4 2 (16.67%) BDD
4 2 (16.67%) Open Source
4 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 2 (16.67%) ArchiMate
4 2 (16.67%) SDLC
4 2 (16.67%) QGIS
4 2 (16.67%) BPMN
5 1 (8.33%) GeoServer
5 1 (8.33%) Conflict Management
5 1 (8.33%) Spatial Data
5 1 (8.33%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (8.33%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
5 1 (8.33%) PaaS
5 1 (8.33%) Apache Hive
5 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
5 1 (8.33%) NoSQL

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton 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 1 (8.33%) Apache Pig
1 1 (8.33%) GeoServer
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) GIS
2 2 (16.67%) QGIS
3 1 (8.33%) Apache Hive
3 1 (8.33%) Big Data
3 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
3 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (8.33%) Spatial Data
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
1 1 (8.33%) eggPlant
1 1 (8.33%) GitLab
1 1 (8.33%) Gradle
1 1 (8.33%) JBehave
1 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
1 1 (8.33%) Maven
1 1 (8.33%) Selenium
1 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (16.67%) QA Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Cloud Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Digital Delivery Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Documentation Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) GIS Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Solutions Architect
4 1 (8.33%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) PostGIS
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (8.33%) Apache Camel
2 1 (8.33%) Backbone.js
2 1 (8.33%) REST
2 1 (8.33%) Spring
2 1 (8.33%) Spring Boot
2 1 (8.33%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Android
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (16.67%) ArchiMate
2 2 (16.67%) BDD
2 2 (16.67%) BPMN
2 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) Open Source
2 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (16.67%) SDLC
2 2 (16.67%) Service Management
2 2 (16.67%) TOGAF
2 2 (16.67%) UML
2 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (8.33%) Conflict Management
3 1 (8.33%) Event-Driven Architecture
3 1 (8.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Microservices
3 1 (8.33%) Mobile Development
3 1 (8.33%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (8.33%) TDD
3 1 (8.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (8.33%) Python
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (8.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (8.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Capita
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft