The first table below looks at the demand for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Warrington region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 15 21 14
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 12 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 7.45% 2.61% 2.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.82% 3.54% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 0
Average daily rate £425 £310 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.20% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +1.35%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
136 113 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 84.47% 73.86% 68.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 39 15
Average daily rate £478 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.63% +2.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £263 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 2
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +20.75%
Agile Software Development
Cheshire

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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 8 (47.06%) Java
1 8 (47.06%) .NET
2 6 (35.29%) Finance
3 5 (29.41%) Ruby
3 5 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (29.41%) Matrix Management
3 5 (29.41%) Open Source
4 4 (23.53%) Resource Management
4 4 (23.53%) Web Development
4 4 (23.53%) Cash Management
4 4 (23.53%) UML
4 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management
4 4 (23.53%) SQL
4 4 (23.53%) TDD
4 4 (23.53%) Scrum
5 3 (17.65%) HTML
5 3 (17.65%) CSS
5 3 (17.65%) Mercator
5 3 (17.65%) Scala
5 3 (17.65%) User Stories
5 3 (17.65%) JSON
5 3 (17.65%) Manual Testing
5 3 (17.65%) Kanban
5 3 (17.65%) Software Architecture
5 3 (17.65%) NoSQL
6 2 (11.76%) REST
6 2 (11.76%) CSS3
6 2 (11.76%) BDD
6 2 (11.76%) Puppet
6 2 (11.76%) MongoDB

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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 (5.88%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SAP PP
1 1 (5.88%) SAP IS-U
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) HTTP
1 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.88%) SSL
1 1 (5.88%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) NoSQL
2 2 (11.76%) MySQL
2 2 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (11.76%) MongoDB
2 2 (11.76%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (5.88%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) LSMW
1 1 (5.88%) NWDS
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Retail
3 1 (5.88%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Project Manager
1 4 (23.53%) Analyst
1 4 (23.53%) Senior Project Manager
1 4 (23.53%) Senior Manager
2 3 (17.65%) Test Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Architect
2 3 (17.65%) Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Web Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Web Test Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Technical Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (5.88%) SAP Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Lead Developer
4 1 (5.88%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) ABAP Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) ABAP Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) .NET
2 3 (17.65%) CSS
2 3 (17.65%) JSON
2 3 (17.65%) HTML
3 2 (11.76%) HTML5
3 2 (11.76%) REST
3 2 (11.76%) CSS3
3 2 (11.76%) Play Framework
3 2 (11.76%) Django
3 2 (11.76%) Ajax
3 2 (11.76%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (11.76%) Web Services
4 1 (5.88%) XML
4 1 (5.88%) XSLT
4 1 (5.88%) SAP BSP
4 1 (5.88%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Open Source
2 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) UNIX
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) Matrix Management
2 4 (23.53%) Web Development
2 4 (23.53%) Resource Management
2 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management
2 4 (23.53%) UML
2 4 (23.53%) Scrum
2 4 (23.53%) TDD
2 4 (23.53%) Cash Management
3 3 (17.65%) Software Architecture
3 3 (17.65%) Manual Testing
3 3 (17.65%) Kanban
3 3 (17.65%) User Stories
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (11.76%) V-Model
4 2 (11.76%) Product Management
4 2 (11.76%) BDD
4 2 (11.76%) Project Management
4 2 (11.76%) Software Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) Java
2 5 (29.41%) Ruby
3 4 (23.53%) SQL
4 3 (17.65%) Scala
5 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
5 2 (11.76%) PHP
5 2 (11.76%) C#
5 2 (11.76%) C++
5 2 (11.76%) Python
6 1 (5.88%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) ISEB
1 2 (11.76%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.88%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Puppet
1 2 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Mercator
2 1 (5.88%) Primavera
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) Business Objects
2 1 (5.88%) SAP
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Adobe
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