The table below looks at the statistics 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 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 18 9 14
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +5
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 21 23 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 8.64% 13.69% 7.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.10% 19.17% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 8
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£345 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £300 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £357 £379
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £41.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-15.15% +10.00%
Agile Software Development
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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 Warrington region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
208 120 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 85.60% 71.43% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 50 37
Average daily rate £430 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.30% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £280 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £618 £615 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 1
Average hourly rate £15.00 £11.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -18.51%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +5.45%

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 21 October 2014.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 27 (62.79%) SQL
2 25 (58.14%) C#
3 22 (51.16%) BDD
4 21 (48.84%) TDD
5 20 (46.51%) Java
6 19 (44.19%) JavaScript
6 19 (44.19%) Linux
6 19 (44.19%) NoSQL
7 18 (41.86%) Open Source
8 17 (39.53%) PHP
8 17 (39.53%) C++
8 17 (39.53%) Ruby
9 16 (37.21%) Unit Testing
9 16 (37.21%) Python
10 14 (32.56%) Web Services
10 14 (32.56%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (32.56%) Scala
11 13 (30.23%) JSON
12 12 (27.91%) RESTful
12 12 (27.91%) Mentoring
13 9 (20.93%) HTML
13 9 (20.93%) CSS
14 8 (18.60%) XML
14 8 (18.60%) Ajax
15 7 (16.28%) XHTML
15 7 (16.28%) .NET
15 7 (16.28%) SQL Server
16 5 (11.63%) ISEB
16 5 (11.63%) Software Testing
16 5 (11.63%) MVC

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.33%) Confluence
2 1 (2.33%) Node.js
2 1 (2.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (2.33%) IIS
2 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) SaaS
1 1 (2.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) HTTP
1 2 (4.65%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (44.19%) NoSQL
2 7 (16.28%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (4.65%) MySQL
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.33%) Couchbase
5 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.33%) CouchDB
5 1 (2.33%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.33%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.33%) MS Access
5 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.33%) Data Mining
5 1 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (9.30%) MSTest
3 3 (6.98%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (4.65%) NUnit
5 1 (2.33%) JIRA
5 1 (2.33%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.33%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (2.33%) SpecFlow
5 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.33%) Mercurial
5 1 (2.33%) Ant
General
1 3 (6.98%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Law
2 1 (2.33%) Retail
2 1 (2.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 26 (60.47%) Developer
2 9 (20.93%) Analyst
3 6 (13.95%) Test Analyst
3 6 (13.95%) Senior Developer
4 5 (11.63%) C# Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Java Developer
6 3 (6.98%) DBA
6 3 (6.98%) Project Manager
6 3 (6.98%) SQL Developer
7 2 (4.65%) SQL DBA
7 2 (4.65%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Security Architect
7 2 (4.65%) Business Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Software Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Architect
7 2 (4.65%) Information Architect
7 2 (4.65%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) C++/Java Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Agile Test Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (32.56%) Web Services
2 13 (30.23%) JSON
3 12 (27.91%) RESTful
4 9 (20.93%) HTML
4 9 (20.93%) CSS
5 8 (18.60%) XML
5 8 (18.60%) Ajax
6 7 (16.28%) XHTML
6 7 (16.28%) .NET
7 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET
7 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (4.65%) Castle Windsor
8 2 (4.65%) REST
8 2 (4.65%) WPF
8 2 (4.65%) .NET Framework
8 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (2.33%) MonoRail
9 1 (2.33%) jQuery
9 1 (2.33%) CSS3
9 1 (2.33%) Reactive Extensions
Miscellaneous
1 18 (41.86%) Open Source
2 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.65%) IVR
4 1 (2.33%) CESG
4 1 (2.33%) Tandem
4 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.33%) Life Science
4 1 (2.33%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 19 (44.19%) Linux
2 4 (9.30%) Windows
3 1 (2.33%) UNIX
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (51.16%) BDD
2 21 (48.84%) TDD
3 16 (37.21%) Unit Testing
4 14 (32.56%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (27.91%) Mentoring
6 5 (11.63%) Software Testing
6 5 (11.63%) MVC
7 4 (9.30%) Project Management
7 4 (9.30%) E-Commerce
7 4 (9.30%) Information Security
7 4 (9.30%) Release Management
7 4 (9.30%) Performance Testing
8 3 (6.98%) Automated Testing
8 3 (6.98%) TOGAF
8 3 (6.98%) Risk Management
8 3 (6.98%) User Stories
8 3 (6.98%) Test Scripting
9 2 (4.65%) Zachman Framework
9 2 (4.65%) Security Architecture
9 2 (4.65%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 27 (62.79%) SQL
2 25 (58.14%) C#
3 20 (46.51%) Java
4 19 (44.19%) JavaScript
5 17 (39.53%) PHP
5 17 (39.53%) C++
5 17 (39.53%) Ruby
6 16 (37.21%) Python
7 14 (32.56%) Scala
8 3 (6.98%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.33%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.33%) R
9 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (11.63%) ISEB
2 3 (6.98%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.65%) ISTQB
3 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.33%) CISSP
4 1 (2.33%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) QA
2 1 (2.33%) BS7799
2 1 (2.33%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.33%) Puppet
2 1 (2.33%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.33%) Atlassian
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle
2 1 (2.33%) Sybase
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