The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wolverhampton 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 28 April 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 2 7 17
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +10
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 9 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 25.71% 8.33% 1.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 36.00% 11.76% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 1
Average daily rate £350 £235 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.93% -37.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.55% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+20.71% -
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 Wolverhampton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wolverhampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
25 34 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 71.43% 70.83% 91.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 14 32
Average daily rate £375 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £220 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £155.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -85.48%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+22.95% -3.17%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Wolverhampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Wolverhampton region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Wolverhampton

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 6 (35.29%) Project Management
1 6 (35.29%) Local Government
1 6 (35.29%) Waterfall
2 5 (29.41%) Data Migration
2 5 (29.41%) jQuery
2 5 (29.41%) HTML5
2 5 (29.41%) MVC
2 5 (29.41%) Migration
2 5 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (29.41%) CRM
2 5 (29.41%) HTML
2 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
2 5 (29.41%) CSS
2 5 (29.41%) PRINCE2
3 4 (23.53%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (23.53%) QlikView
3 4 (23.53%) Data Management
3 4 (23.53%) Master Data Management
4 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
4 3 (17.65%) C#
4 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
4 3 (17.65%) .NET
4 3 (17.65%) Advertising
4 3 (17.65%) Validation
5 2 (11.76%) Scrum
5 2 (11.76%) Data Mining
5 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
5 2 (11.76%) MS Project
5 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 (11.76%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.76%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) LAN
1 1 (5.88%) WAN
1 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) QlikView
2 2 (11.76%) Data Mining
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Grunt
General
1 6 (35.29%) Local Government
2 3 (17.65%) Advertising
3 2 (11.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Project Manager
2 5 (29.41%) Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Software Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Software Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Project Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Angular Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
4 2 (11.76%) HTML CSS Developer
4 2 (11.76%) HTML Developer
4 2 (11.76%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Applications Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Business Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Change Manager
5 1 (5.88%) CRM Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Programme Planner
5 1 (5.88%) Release Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) CSS
1 5 (29.41%) HTML
1 5 (29.41%) HTML5
1 5 (29.41%) jQuery
2 3 (17.65%) .NET
2 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
2 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
3 2 (11.76%) Sass
3 2 (11.76%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Project Management
1 6 (35.29%) Waterfall
2 5 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (29.41%) CRM
2 5 (29.41%) Data Migration
2 5 (29.41%) Migration
2 5 (29.41%) MVC
2 5 (29.41%) PRINCE2
3 4 (23.53%) Data Management
3 4 (23.53%) Master Data Management
4 3 (17.65%) Validation
5 2 (11.76%) Automated Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Change Control
5 2 (11.76%) Functional Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Integration Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Scrum
5 2 (11.76%) TDD
5 2 (11.76%) Test Management
5 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
2 3 (17.65%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft