Period
to 25 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Andover with a requirement for Agile Software Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Agile Software Development over the 6 months to 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Agile Software Development
Hampshire > Andover
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 6 7
Rank change year-on-year +2 +1 -4
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 22 11 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Andover 32.84% 15.71% 35.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 37.93% 16.18% 39.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 15
Andover median daily rate £353 £406 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.23% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £313 £346 £298
90th Percentile £393 £476 £492
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £430 £400
% change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% +7.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Andover median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £43.50 £45.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -3.33% - +12.50%

Agile Software Development is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Andover with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Andover
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 58 68 87
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Andover 86.57% 97.14% 90.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 55 39
Andover median daily rate £375 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +13.33% -3.54%
10th Percentile £317 £332 £260
90th Percentile £475 £571 £476
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Andover median hourly rate £50.00 - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year -6.67% -3.23% +55.00%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Andover

Job postings citing Agile Software Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Andover.

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Andover

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Andover

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Software Development in Andover

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Andover

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Andover over the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Software Development in Andover

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Andover region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 19 (86.36%) Test Automation
2 12 (54.55%) Security Cleared
3 11 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 11 (50.00%) .NET
3 11 (50.00%) Oracle
4 10 (45.45%) C#
4 10 (45.45%) Oracle APEX
4 10 (45.45%) System Integration Testing
5 9 (40.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 9 (40.91%) Web Services
5 9 (40.91%) ISEB
6 8 (36.36%) Mainframe
6 8 (36.36%) Finance
6 8 (36.36%) Banking
6 8 (36.36%) Automation Anywhere
6 8 (36.36%) UiPath
6 8 (36.36%) Blue Prism
7 6 (27.27%) Continuous Delivery
7 6 (27.27%) Test Strategy
7 6 (27.27%) Scrum
7 6 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (27.27%) PL/SQL
7 6 (27.27%) SQL
8 5 (22.73%) HTML
8 5 (22.73%) Java
8 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
8 5 (22.73%) OO
8 5 (22.73%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (22.73%) SOAP
8 5 (22.73%) HP UFT

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Andover 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 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) PuTTY
1 4 (18.18%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) Oracle Reports
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 4 (18.18%) Oracle Database
2 4 (18.18%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 10 (45.45%) Oracle APEX
2 5 (22.73%) HP UFT
2 5 (22.73%) LoadRunner
2 5 (22.73%) Selenium
2 5 (22.73%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (18.18%) Ant
3 4 (18.18%) Eclipse
3 4 (18.18%) SoapUI
3 4 (18.18%) SpecFlow
3 4 (18.18%) TestNG
4 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 8 (36.36%) Banking
1 8 (36.36%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Developer
2 8 (36.36%) Digital Developer
3 6 (27.27%) Test Engineer
4 5 (22.73%) Senior Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Junior
5 3 (13.64%) Junior Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Technical Specialist
5 3 (13.64%) Test Automation Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Test Specialist
6 2 (9.09%) .NET Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Tester
7 1 (4.55%) Agile Manual Tester
7 1 (4.55%) Agile Tester
7 1 (4.55%) Manual Tester
7 1 (4.55%) React Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (50.00%) .NET
2 9 (40.91%) Web Services
3 5 (22.73%) HTML
3 5 (22.73%) REST
3 5 (22.73%) RESTful
3 5 (22.73%) SOAP
4 3 (13.64%) ActiveX
5 2 (9.09%) .NET Framework
5 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (9.09%) CSS
5 2 (9.09%) React
6 1 (4.55%) Entity Framework
6 1 (4.55%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Mainframe
2 1 (4.55%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Windows
2 4 (18.18%) Linux
2 4 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (18.18%) Windows Server
2 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (86.36%) Test Automation
2 10 (45.45%) System Integration Testing
3 6 (27.27%) Continuous Delivery
3 6 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (27.27%) Scrum
3 6 (27.27%) Test Strategy
4 5 (22.73%) Acceptance Criteria
4 5 (22.73%) Agile Testing
4 5 (22.73%) Collaborative Working
4 5 (22.73%) DevOps
4 5 (22.73%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 5 (22.73%) Kanban
4 5 (22.73%) Manual Testing
4 5 (22.73%) OO
4 5 (22.73%) Requirements Analysis
4 5 (22.73%) Software Engineering
4 5 (22.73%) Test Scripting
4 5 (22.73%) User Stories
5 4 (18.18%) API Testing
5 4 (18.18%) Defect Tracking
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) C#
2 6 (27.27%) PL/SQL
2 6 (27.27%) SQL
3 5 (22.73%) F#
3 5 (22.73%) Java
4 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.55%) TypeScript
5 1 (4.55%) VB
5 1 (4.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 11 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 9 (40.91%) ISEB
3 9 (40.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (22.73%) ISTQB
5 4 (18.18%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Oracle
2 8 (36.36%) Automation Anywhere
2 8 (36.36%) Blue Prism
2 8 (36.36%) UiPath
3 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
4 4 (18.18%) HP
4 4 (18.18%) Red Hat
4 4 (18.18%) Software AG
4 4 (18.18%) VMware
4 4 (18.18%) webMethods