The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Walsall 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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 2 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 4 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Walsall 20.00% 10.00% 15.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 30.77% 11.76% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Average daily rate £378 £310 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.77% +24.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £36.40 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+23.62% +0.41%
Agile Software Development
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Walsall
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
13 17 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Walsall 65.00% 85.00% 70.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 5
Average daily rate £320 £310 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +24.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £75 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £310 £302
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Average hourly rate - £16.75 £9.28
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +80.59%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Walsall region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Walsall

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Walsall

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Walsall 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 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) PeopleSoft
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) PeopleSoft Financials
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
1 2 (50.00%) Middleware
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) PLM
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (50.00%) Cash Management
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Receivables
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Cash Management
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Assets
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle E-Business Tax
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle FAH
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (25.00%) Mercurial
2 1 (25.00%) CSS3
2 1 (25.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (25.00%) Sitecore
2 1 (25.00%) HTML

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Walsall 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 1 (25.00%) CMS
1 1 (25.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (25.00%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Assets
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Cash Management
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle E-Business Tax
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle FAH
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle iProcurement
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Receivables
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
1 2 (50.00%) PeopleSoft Financials
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Mercurial
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Financials Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) Middleware
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) CSS3
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) WCF
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Cash Management
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
1 2 (50.00%) PLM
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) XPath
2 1 (25.00%) XQuery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (25.00%) EPiServer
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Sitecore