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 30 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 14 11 12
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 2.63% 3.23% 2.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.35% 9.09% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£344 £510 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.59% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £41.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-9.75% +9.33%
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
46 11 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 60.53% 35.48% 41.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 7 8
Average daily rate £360 £325 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% +1.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £175 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £518 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+4.13% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Average hourly rate £15.00 £11.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.43% -8.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 4 (66.67%) Puppet
1 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 4 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (66.67%) DevOps
2 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (50.00%) Ansible
2 3 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (50.00%) Open Source
2 3 (50.00%) PHP
2 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Workflow
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Salt
4 1 (16.67%) Apache Ivy
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
4 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 1 (16.67%) Mercurial
4 1 (16.67%) Hudson
4 1 (16.67%) CFEngine
4 1 (16.67%) Cobbler
4 1 (16.67%) Build Automation
4 1 (16.67%) Software Deployment
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) Gradle

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 1 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (16.67%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (16.67%) Mercurial
2 1 (16.67%) Hudson
2 1 (16.67%) Gradle
2 1 (16.67%) Subversion
2 1 (16.67%) Maven
2 1 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (16.67%) Ant
General
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
1 1 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Programme Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Developer
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 3 (50.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 4 (66.67%) DevOps
2 3 (50.00%) Workflow
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (16.67%) Build Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Software Deployment
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) Release Management
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Data Validation
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (16.67%) Ruby
2 1 (16.67%) Groovy
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Puppet
1 4 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (50.00%) Ansible
3 2 (33.33%) Salt
4 1 (16.67%) CFEngine
4 1 (16.67%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Sitecore
2 1 (16.67%) Perforce
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft