The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 8 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 11 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 14.29% 4.72% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.74% 6.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 0
Median daily rate £288 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.53% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +11.11%
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 Worcestershire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Worcestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
62 75 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 80.52% 70.75% 81.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 60 40
Median daily rate £338 £350 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -8.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £210 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £477 £477
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 12
Median hourly rate £13.50 £16.18 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.53% +70.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.98 £12.35 £7.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.70 £32.50 £18.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Worcestershire region citing Agile Software Development as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Worcestershire

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Worcestershire

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Worcestershire region.

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

Agile Software Development
Contract Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worcester +3 6 £303 -6.92% 1
Redditch - 3 £275 - 1
Malvern - 1 £400 -
Agile Software Development
West Midlands

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Worcestershire region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 5 (33.33%) Scrum
1 5 (33.33%) Java
2 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (26.67%) PHP
2 4 (26.67%) HTML
2 4 (26.67%) CSS
2 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
2 4 (26.67%) Finance
3 3 (20.00%) Atlassian
3 3 (20.00%) jQuery
3 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (20.00%) System Testing
3 3 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (20.00%) Fedora
3 3 (20.00%) Linux
3 3 (20.00%) MySQL
3 3 (20.00%) Scala
3 3 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (13.33%) Business Transformation
4 2 (13.33%) GitHub
4 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
4 2 (13.33%) Minimum Viable Product
4 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
4 2 (13.33%) Yii
4 2 (13.33%) Node.js
4 2 (13.33%) Test Strategy
4 2 (13.33%) SQL

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Intranet
1 1 (6.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.67%) JIRA
1 1 (6.67%) Subversion
1 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Aerospace
2 2 (13.33%) Retail
3 1 (6.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) PHP Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Business Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Software Tester
4 2 (13.33%) Tester
5 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Java Software Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Service Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Test Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) CSS
1 4 (26.67%) HTML
2 3 (20.00%) jQuery
2 3 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
3 2 (13.33%) Node.js
3 2 (13.33%) RESTful
3 2 (13.33%) Yii
4 1 (6.67%) .NET
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (6.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (13.33%) Minimum Viable Product
2 1 (6.67%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Fedora
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
1 3 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Scrum
2 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
3 3 (20.00%) System Testing
4 2 (13.33%) BPR
4 2 (13.33%) Business Transformation
4 2 (13.33%) Change Management
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (13.33%) CRM
4 2 (13.33%) Data Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
4 2 (13.33%) TDD
4 2 (13.33%) Test Strategy
4 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
4 2 (13.33%) Web Development
5 1 (6.67%) Coaching
5 1 (6.67%) ERP
5 1 (6.67%) Kanban
5 1 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (6.67%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) Java
2 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (26.67%) PHP
3 3 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (20.00%) Scala
4 2 (13.33%) SQL
5 1 (6.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) Degree
3 1 (6.67%) ISEB
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Atlassian
1 3 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft