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 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 10 5 8
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 2 38 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 4.88% 30.65% 19.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.06% 33.63% 22.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 36 33
Median daily rate £510 £328 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.48% +0.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £588 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +1.42%
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
33 113 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 80.49% 91.13% 86.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 102 156
Median daily rate £500 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £313 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £840 £675 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £21.83 - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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 28 May 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 8 (53.33%) Scrum
2 4 (26.67%) Java
2 4 (26.67%) .NET
2 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
3 3 (20.00%) QA
3 3 (20.00%) GIS
3 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (20.00%) BDD
4 2 (13.33%) BPMN
4 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (13.33%) Open Source
4 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
4 2 (13.33%) PostGIS
4 2 (13.33%) ArchiMate
4 2 (13.33%) SDLC
4 2 (13.33%) QGIS
4 2 (13.33%) Service Management
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
4 2 (13.33%) SQL
4 2 (13.33%) Web Services
4 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (13.33%) UML
4 2 (13.33%) TOGAF
4 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Selenium
4 2 (13.33%) Android
4 2 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (6.67%) Test Automation

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 (6.67%) Apache Pig
1 1 (6.67%) GeoServer
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) GIS
2 2 (13.33%) QGIS
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.67%) Apache Hive
3 1 (6.67%) Big Data
3 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
3 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
3 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (6.67%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Selenium
1 2 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
2 1 (6.67%) eggPlant
2 1 (6.67%) GitLab
2 1 (6.67%) Gradle
2 1 (6.67%) JBehave
2 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.67%) JIRA
2 1 (6.67%) Maven
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (13.33%) QA Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Delivery Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Cloud Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Digital Delivery Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Documentation Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Lead Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Lead Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Migration Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) .NET
2 2 (13.33%) PostGIS
2 2 (13.33%) Web Services
3 1 (6.67%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (6.67%) Apache Camel
3 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (6.67%) Backbone.js
3 1 (6.67%) REST
3 1 (6.67%) Spring
3 1 (6.67%) Spring Boot
3 1 (6.67%) WPF
3 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Android
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Scrum
2 3 (20.00%) BDD
3 2 (13.33%) ArchiMate
3 2 (13.33%) BPMN
3 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) Open Source
3 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (13.33%) SDLC
3 2 (13.33%) Service Management
3 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (13.33%) TOGAF
3 2 (13.33%) UML
3 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
4 1 (6.67%) ETL
4 1 (6.67%) Matrix Management
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) Requirements Management
4 1 (6.67%) SOA
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
3 1 (6.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Capita