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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 1 1 8
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 25 52 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 39.68% 53.06% 24.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 62.50% 59.09% 34.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 48 26
Median daily rate £325 £389 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.39% +19.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £325 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £427 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £43.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +21.52%
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
40 88 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 63.49% 89.80% 70.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 81 67
Median daily rate £325 £385 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.58% +18.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £323 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £445 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 2
Median hourly rate £12.75 £14.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.92% -8.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £14.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £14.00 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%

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
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 10 December 2016.

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 10 December 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 35 (83.33%) C#
2 34 (80.95%) .NET
3 32 (76.19%) Scrum
4 27 (64.29%) Team Foundation Server
5 23 (54.76%) SQL Server
6 20 (47.62%) Automated Testing
6 20 (47.62%) Security Cleared
7 17 (40.48%) Kanban
8 16 (38.10%) Unit Testing
9 15 (35.71%) SC Cleared
10 14 (33.33%) BDD
11 13 (30.95%) QA
12 12 (28.57%) .NET Framework
12 12 (28.57%) Software Engineering
13 11 (26.19%) TDD
13 11 (26.19%) Pair Programming
13 11 (26.19%) Microsoft
13 11 (26.19%) SQL Server 2012
13 11 (26.19%) Continuous Delivery
14 10 (23.81%) Line Management
15 9 (21.43%) SpecFlow
15 9 (21.43%) Visual Studio
16 7 (16.67%) SQL
16 7 (16.67%) NServiceBus
16 7 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
16 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
16 7 (16.67%) Manual Testing
17 6 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
17 6 (14.29%) Git (software)
17 6 (14.29%) Cucumber

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 7 (16.67%) NServiceBus
2 5 (11.90%) K2 blackpearl
3 4 (9.52%) IIS
4 1 (2.38%) Apache Pig
4 1 (2.38%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.38%) JBoss
4 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.38%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.38%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (54.76%) SQL Server
2 11 (26.19%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.76%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.38%) Apache Accumulo
4 1 (2.38%) Apache Hive
4 1 (2.38%) Big Data
4 1 (2.38%) HBase
4 1 (2.38%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 27 (64.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (21.43%) SpecFlow
2 9 (21.43%) Visual Studio
3 6 (14.29%) Cucumber
3 6 (14.29%) Git (software)
4 3 (7.14%) Selenium
5 1 (2.38%) NUnit
5 1 (2.38%) SonarQube
5 1 (2.38%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 22 (52.38%) Developer
2 9 (21.43%) C# Developer
3 8 (19.05%) Analyst
3 8 (19.05%) Test Analyst
4 7 (16.67%) .NET Developer
5 6 (14.29%) Software Developer
6 5 (11.90%) SQL Developer
6 5 (11.90%) Test Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (7.14%) C# Software Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Tester
7 3 (7.14%) Web Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) Web Applications Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) Web Test Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) Automation Test Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) Manual Test Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) Scrum Master
8 2 (4.76%) WPF Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Java Engineer
9 1 (2.38%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (80.95%) .NET
2 12 (28.57%) .NET Framework
3 7 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 6 (14.29%) Gherkin
4 6 (14.29%) WPF
5 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET
5 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (11.90%) WF
6 3 (7.14%) CSS
6 3 (7.14%) HTML
7 1 (2.38%) Middleware
7 1 (2.38%) Velocity
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.90%) Windows
2 2 (4.76%) Linux
3 1 (2.38%) CentOS
3 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (76.19%) Scrum
2 20 (47.62%) Automated Testing
3 17 (40.48%) Kanban
4 16 (38.10%) Unit Testing
5 14 (33.33%) BDD
6 12 (28.57%) Software Engineering
7 11 (26.19%) Continuous Delivery
7 11 (26.19%) Pair Programming
7 11 (26.19%) TDD
8 10 (23.81%) Line Management
9 7 (16.67%) Manual Testing
10 5 (11.90%) MVC
10 5 (11.90%) Software Testing
10 5 (11.90%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (11.90%) Workflow
11 4 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (9.52%) Integration Testing
11 4 (9.52%) Test Automation
11 4 (9.52%) Web Development
12 3 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 35 (83.33%) C#
2 7 (16.67%) SQL
3 2 (4.76%) Java
4 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.38%) Perl
4 1 (2.38%) Python
4 1 (2.38%) Ruby
4 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 20 (47.62%) Security Cleared
2 15 (35.71%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.76%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (30.95%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) Ansible
2 1 (2.38%) Oozie
2 1 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (26.19%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.38%) SAP
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