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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 4 10 19
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +9
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 45 14 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 33.58% 11.02% 5.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 38.79% 14.74% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 10 2
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£328 £363 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.51% -15.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £334
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £552 £526
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.20% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-1.36% +4.28%
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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
116 95 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 86.57% 74.80% 56.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 84 18
Average daily rate £540 £388 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.35% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £745 £450 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.31 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Taunton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Taunton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Taunton region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram 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 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton 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 61 (88.41%) .NET
2 56 (81.16%) C#
3 38 (55.07%) Unit Testing
4 37 (53.62%) Security Cleared
4 37 (53.62%) SQL
5 35 (50.72%) Scrum
6 33 (47.83%) ASP.NET
7 32 (46.38%) SC Cleared
8 26 (37.68%) .NET Framework
9 21 (30.43%) Automated Testing
10 20 (28.99%) Microsoft
10 20 (28.99%) ISEB
11 19 (27.54%) ASP.NET MVC
12 17 (24.64%) Web Services
13 16 (23.19%) Workflow
13 16 (23.19%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 15 (21.74%) SOA
15 14 (20.29%) UML
15 14 (20.29%) CRM
15 14 (20.29%) T-SQL
15 14 (20.29%) Manufacturing
15 14 (20.29%) GIS
15 14 (20.29%) Management Information System
15 14 (20.29%) SAP
15 14 (20.29%) Retail
15 14 (20.29%) Content Management
15 14 (20.29%) CMS
15 14 (20.29%) Change Control
15 14 (20.29%) BDD
15 14 (20.29%) Team Foundation Server

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton 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 14 (20.29%) CMS
2 9 (13.04%) K2 blackpearl
3 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.45%) MS Office
1 1 (1.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Summit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.90%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.45%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 14 (20.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (8.70%) SpecFlow
3 5 (7.25%) Visual Studio
4 3 (4.35%) Selenium
4 3 (4.35%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.90%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.45%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.45%) Hudson
6 1 (1.45%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (20.29%) Manufacturing
1 14 (20.29%) Retail
2 9 (13.04%) Back Office
3 2 (2.90%) Finance
Job Titles
1 46 (66.67%) Developer
2 44 (63.77%) .NET Developer
3 22 (31.88%) SQL Developer
4 14 (20.29%) Architect
4 14 (20.29%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (10.14%) Analyst
6 6 (8.70%) Test Analyst
7 4 (5.80%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (5.80%) Senior Test Analyst
8 3 (4.35%) Software Developer
8 3 (4.35%) C# Developer
8 3 (4.35%) Agile .NET Developer
8 3 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
9 1 (1.45%) WPF Developer
9 1 (1.45%) .NET Software Developer
9 1 (1.45%) Test Engineer
9 1 (1.45%) Senior Test Engineer
9 1 (1.45%) IT Programme Manager
9 1 (1.45%) Senior Security Analyst
9 1 (1.45%) .NET Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (88.41%) .NET
2 33 (47.83%) ASP.NET
3 26 (37.68%) .NET Framework
4 19 (27.54%) ASP.NET MVC
5 17 (24.64%) Web Services
6 16 (23.19%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 11 (15.94%) WPF
8 9 (13.04%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 7 (10.14%) WF
10 4 (5.80%) Gherkin
11 2 (2.90%) HTML
11 2 (2.90%) CSS
11 2 (2.90%) JSP
11 2 (2.90%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.29%) GIS
1 14 (20.29%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.35%) Replication
2 3 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (55.07%) Unit Testing
2 35 (50.72%) Scrum
3 21 (30.43%) Automated Testing
4 16 (23.19%) Workflow
5 15 (21.74%) SOA
6 14 (20.29%) CRM
6 14 (20.29%) UML
6 14 (20.29%) Content Management
6 14 (20.29%) BDD
6 14 (20.29%) Change Control
7 13 (18.84%) ITIL
7 13 (18.84%) PRINCE2
7 13 (18.84%) Information Security
8 11 (15.94%) MVC
8 11 (15.94%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (14.49%) Code Coverage
10 7 (10.14%) TDD
11 6 (8.70%) Integration Testing
11 6 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
12 5 (7.25%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 56 (81.16%) C#
2 37 (53.62%) SQL
3 14 (20.29%) T-SQL
4 13 (18.84%) VB
5 9 (13.04%) VB.NET
6 4 (5.80%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.45%) Java
7 1 (1.45%) Scala
Qualifications
1 37 (53.62%) Security Cleared
2 32 (46.38%) SC Cleared
3 20 (28.99%) ISEB
4 6 (8.70%) DV Cleared
5 3 (4.35%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (18.84%) ISO 9000
1 13 (18.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.90%) QA
3 1 (1.45%) JSP 440
3 1 (1.45%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.45%) ISO 14001
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) Puppet
1 1 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 20 (28.99%) Microsoft
2 14 (20.29%) SAP
3 5 (7.25%) Oracle
4 1 (1.45%) Veeam
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