The first table below looks at the demand for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire 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 18 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 Warwickshire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 24 30 18
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -12
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 11 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 3.47% 1.33% 4.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.61% 1.96% 7.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 3
Average daily rate £325 £275 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -35.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £215 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £315 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £34.95 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+23.03% -5.54%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
196 153 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 61.83% 67.70% 63.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 86 59
Average daily rate £325 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £271 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £550 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 7
Average hourly rate £32.50 £29.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.06% +65.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Agile Software Development
West Midlands

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Agile Software Development
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Warwick - 5 £325 - 4
Leamington Spa - 1 - - 2
Nuneaton - - - -
Rugby - - - -
Stratford-upon-Avon - - - -
Agile Software Development
West Midlands

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 10 (43.48%) Web Services
1 10 (43.48%) Ruby
1 10 (43.48%) Ruby on Rails
2 9 (39.13%) C#
3 8 (34.78%) LDAP
3 8 (34.78%) Telecoms
3 8 (34.78%) OAuth
3 8 (34.78%) OAuth2
4 7 (30.43%) WPF
4 7 (30.43%) BDD
4 7 (30.43%) MySQL
5 6 (26.09%) C++
5 6 (26.09%) Java
6 5 (21.74%) Linux
6 5 (21.74%) TDD
6 5 (21.74%) Open Source
6 5 (21.74%) Silverlight
6 5 (21.74%) Selenium
6 5 (21.74%) User Stories
7 4 (17.39%) Digital Media
7 4 (17.39%) SpecFlow
7 4 (17.39%) Agile Testing
7 4 (17.39%) FitNesse
7 4 (17.39%) ISTQB
7 4 (17.39%) Test Scripting
7 4 (17.39%) Test Automation
7 4 (17.39%) System Testing
7 4 (17.39%) Software Testing
7 4 (17.39%) Document Management
7 4 (17.39%) Workflow

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 (4.35%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (34.78%) LDAP
2 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) MySQL
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.35%) JasperReports
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.35%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Selenium
2 4 (17.39%) SpecFlow
2 4 (17.39%) FitNesse
3 1 (4.35%) Maven
3 1 (4.35%) Subversion
3 1 (4.35%) Ant
3 1 (4.35%) JUnit
3 1 (4.35%) TestNG
3 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (34.78%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.35%) Billing
3 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (69.57%) Developer
2 8 (34.78%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 5 (21.74%) C# Developer
4 2 (8.70%) C++ Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Agile C# Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 2 (8.70%) C++/C# Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Tester
4 2 (8.70%) Software Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Test Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Software Test Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Software Tester
4 2 (8.70%) Java Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Business Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (4.35%) .NET Developer
5 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (43.48%) Web Services
1 10 (43.48%) Ruby on Rails
2 8 (34.78%) OAuth
2 8 (34.78%) OAuth2
3 7 (30.43%) WPF
4 5 (21.74%) Silverlight
5 3 (13.04%) OpenID
6 2 (8.70%) .NET
6 2 (8.70%) J2EE
6 2 (8.70%) Spring
7 1 (4.35%) NHibernate
7 1 (4.35%) Hibernate
7 1 (4.35%) XHTML
7 1 (4.35%) HTML
7 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
7 1 (4.35%) CSS
7 1 (4.35%) Struts
7 1 (4.35%) Spring.NET
7 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
7 1 (4.35%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Open Source
2 4 (17.39%) Digital Media
3 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) BDD
2 5 (21.74%) TDD
2 5 (21.74%) User Stories
3 4 (17.39%) Agile Testing
3 4 (17.39%) Test Scripting
3 4 (17.39%) Test Automation
3 4 (17.39%) System Testing
3 4 (17.39%) Software Testing
3 4 (17.39%) Document Management
3 4 (17.39%) Workflow
3 4 (17.39%) Scrum
3 4 (17.39%) Extreme Programming
3 4 (17.39%) OO
4 2 (8.70%) ERP
4 2 (8.70%) SOA
4 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (8.70%) MVC
4 2 (8.70%) Pair Programming
5 1 (4.35%) Logistics
5 1 (4.35%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) Ruby
2 9 (39.13%) C#
3 6 (26.09%) C++
3 6 (26.09%) Java
4 4 (17.39%) SQL
5 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) ISTQB
1 4 (17.39%) ISEB
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle