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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Agile Software Development
West Midlands / Worcestershire
Rank 3 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 9 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 18.75% 4.08% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 31.03% 5.41% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 0
Median daily rate £400 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £45.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-8.88% +21.62%

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
29 37 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 60.42% 75.51% 59.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 32 30
Median daily rate £363 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £325 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 9
Median hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +50.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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 - 9 £400 - 4
Agile Software Development
West Midlands

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 10 (45.45%) Scrum
2 7 (31.82%) JIRA
2 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
3 6 (27.27%) E-Commerce
3 6 (27.27%) Finance
4 5 (22.73%) Business Transformation
4 5 (22.73%) Waterfall
4 5 (22.73%) Retail
5 4 (18.18%) CSS
5 4 (18.18%) ISEB
5 4 (18.18%) BDD
6 3 (13.64%) Minimum Viable Product
6 3 (13.64%) Functional Testing
6 3 (13.64%) Kanban
6 3 (13.64%) CRM
6 3 (13.64%) BPR
6 3 (13.64%) Project Management
6 3 (13.64%) Change Management
6 3 (13.64%) DOM
6 3 (13.64%) HTML
6 3 (13.64%) Java
6 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
6 3 (13.64%) TDD
6 3 (13.64%) Data Analysis
6 3 (13.64%) Web Development
7 2 (9.09%) Logistics
7 2 (9.09%) Ruby
7 2 (9.09%) Ajax
7 2 (9.09%) Web Design
7 2 (9.09%) Programme Management

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 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Google Cloud Platform
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) JIRA
2 2 (9.09%) LoadRunner
2 2 (9.09%) Selenium
3 1 (4.55%) HP UFT
3 1 (4.55%) JMeter
3 1 (4.55%) NUnit
3 1 (4.55%) Rational Functional Tester
3 1 (4.55%) SpecFlow
3 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.55%) WebDriver
3 1 (4.55%) Zephyr
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 5 (22.73%) Retail
3 1 (4.55%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Electronics
3 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.55%) Marketing
3 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Scrum Master
2 7 (31.82%) Analyst
3 6 (27.27%) Agile Scrum Master
3 6 (27.27%) Business Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Agile Coach
5 3 (13.64%) Agile Business Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Senior Business Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Angular Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Credit Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) CRM Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Designer
7 1 (4.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (4.55%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Technical Tester
7 1 (4.55%) Test Automation Specialist
7 1 (4.55%) Test Specialist
7 1 (4.55%) Test Strategy Manager
7 1 (4.55%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) CSS
2 3 (13.64%) DOM
2 3 (13.64%) HTML
3 2 (9.09%) .NET
3 2 (9.09%) Ajax
3 2 (9.09%) AngularJS
3 2 (9.09%) CSS3
3 2 (9.09%) HTML5
3 2 (9.09%) jQuery
3 2 (9.09%) JSON
3 2 (9.09%) Node.js
3 2 (9.09%) RESTful
3 2 (9.09%) Sass
3 2 (9.09%) Velocity
4 1 (4.55%) Gherkin
4 1 (4.55%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (4.55%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Minimum Viable Product
2 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Scrum
2 6 (27.27%) E-Commerce
3 5 (22.73%) Business Transformation
3 5 (22.73%) Waterfall
4 4 (18.18%) BDD
5 3 (13.64%) BPR
5 3 (13.64%) Change Management
5 3 (13.64%) CRM
5 3 (13.64%) Data Analysis
5 3 (13.64%) Functional Testing
5 3 (13.64%) Kanban
5 3 (13.64%) Project Management
5 3 (13.64%) TDD
5 3 (13.64%) Web Development
6 2 (9.09%) Logistics
6 2 (9.09%) Migration
6 2 (9.09%) Programme Management
6 2 (9.09%) Regression Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Test Management
6 2 (9.09%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) Java
1 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
2 2 (9.09%) Python
2 2 (9.09%) Ruby
3 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.55%) C#
3 1 (4.55%) C++
3 1 (4.55%) Go
3 1 (4.55%) Perl
3 1 (4.55%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) ISEB
2 2 (9.09%) Degree
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
1 1 (4.55%) SEPA
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Adobe
2 2 (9.09%) Ensighten
2 2 (9.09%) HP
3 1 (4.55%) Google
3 1 (4.55%) Guidewire
3 1 (4.55%) SAP