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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 6 14 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 11 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 14.67% 5.36% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 20.00% 7.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 0
Median daily rate £375 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £43.50 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +22.53%
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
55 40 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 73.33% 71.43% 65.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 33 43
Median daily rate £363 £425 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.70% +15.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £550 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 7
Median hourly rate £14.20 £12.35 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.97% -48.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.02% +36.00%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +10 11 £375 +76.47% 4
Agile Software Development
West Midlands

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 8 (38.10%) Scrum
2 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (33.33%) JIRA
3 6 (28.57%) Business Transformation
3 6 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 6 (28.57%) Finance
3 6 (28.57%) Retail
4 5 (23.81%) CSS
5 4 (19.05%) HTML
5 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
5 4 (19.05%) Change Management
5 4 (19.05%) BPR
5 4 (19.05%) CRM
5 4 (19.05%) Data Analysis
5 4 (19.05%) Minimum Viable Product
5 4 (19.05%) Waterfall
5 4 (19.05%) BDD
6 3 (14.29%) jQuery
6 3 (14.29%) HTML5
6 3 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (14.29%) Functional Testing
6 3 (14.29%) Web Design
6 3 (14.29%) TDD
6 3 (14.29%) Web Development
6 3 (14.29%) Degree
6 3 (14.29%) Project Management
6 3 (14.29%) ISEB
6 3 (14.29%) Java
6 3 (14.29%) DOM
7 2 (9.52%) Python

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:

Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) JIRA
2 2 (9.52%) LoadRunner
2 2 (9.52%) Selenium
3 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.76%) HP UFT
3 1 (4.76%) JMeter
3 1 (4.76%) NUnit
3 1 (4.76%) Rational Functional Tester
3 1 (4.76%) SpecFlow
3 1 (4.76%) Subversion
3 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.76%) WebDriver
3 1 (4.76%) Zephyr
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
1 6 (28.57%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Electronics
2 1 (4.76%) Local Government
2 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.76%) Marketing
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Scrum Master
2 6 (28.57%) Agile Scrum Master
2 6 (28.57%) Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Business Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Agile Coach
3 4 (19.05%) Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Agile Business Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Business Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Angular Developer
6 1 (4.76%) CRM Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Designer
6 1 (4.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (4.76%) Retail Business Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Test Automation Specialist
6 1 (4.76%) Test Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Test Specialist
6 1 (4.76%) Test Strategy Manager
6 1 (4.76%) UX Designer
6 1 (4.76%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) CSS
2 4 (19.05%) HTML
3 3 (14.29%) DOM
3 3 (14.29%) HTML5
3 3 (14.29%) jQuery
4 2 (9.52%) Ajax
4 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
4 2 (9.52%) CSS3
4 2 (9.52%) JSON
4 2 (9.52%) Node.js
4 2 (9.52%) RESTful
4 2 (9.52%) Sass
4 2 (9.52%) Velocity
5 1 (4.76%) .NET
5 1 (4.76%) Gherkin
5 1 (4.76%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (4.76%) Spring
5 1 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Minimum Viable Product
2 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Scrum
2 6 (28.57%) Business Transformation
2 6 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 4 (19.05%) BDD
3 4 (19.05%) BPR
3 4 (19.05%) Change Management
3 4 (19.05%) CRM
3 4 (19.05%) Data Analysis
3 4 (19.05%) Waterfall
4 3 (14.29%) Functional Testing
4 3 (14.29%) Project Management
4 3 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (14.29%) TDD
4 3 (14.29%) Web Design
4 3 (14.29%) Web Development
5 2 (9.52%) Logistics
5 2 (9.52%) Migration
5 2 (9.52%) Programme Management
5 2 (9.52%) Regression Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
2 3 (14.29%) Java
3 2 (9.52%) Python
3 2 (9.52%) Ruby
4 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.76%) C#
4 1 (4.76%) C++
4 1 (4.76%) Go
4 1 (4.76%) Perl
4 1 (4.76%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
1 3 (14.29%) ISEB
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Adobe
2 2 (9.52%) Ensighten
2 2 (9.52%) HP
3 1 (4.76%) Guidewire
3 1 (4.76%) SAP