Period
to 19 February 2019

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 19 February 2019 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
19 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 5 12 4
Rank change year-on-year +7 -8 0
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 20 7 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Andover 31.75% 12.28% 49.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 40.82% 13.21% 52.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 7 20
Andover median daily rate £400 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -11.76% +13.33%
10th Percentile £315 £338 £359
90th Percentile £490 £435 £558
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £416 £430
% change year-on-year +8.30% -3.37% +14.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Andover median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -5.26%

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 49 53 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Andover 77.78% 92.98% 93.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 34 35
Andover median daily rate £419 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.69% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £315 £300 £318
90th Percentile £519 £546 £545
Hampshire median daily rate £439 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +9.75% -3.03% +8.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Andover median hourly rate £50.00 - £25.00
10th Percentile £47.50 - £19.50
90th Percentile £52.50 - £28.50
Hampshire median hourly rate £32.48 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +8.25% +9.09% -21.43%

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 19 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Software Development in Andover

For the 6 months to 19 February 2019, 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 20 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (95.00%) SQL
2 19 (95.00%) Test Scripting
3 17 (85.00%) Security Cleared
4 16 (80.00%) SC Cleared
4 16 (80.00%) PL/SQL
4 16 (80.00%) Oracle
5 15 (75.00%) ISEB
5 15 (75.00%) Web Services
5 15 (75.00%) Oracle Reports
5 15 (75.00%) ISTQB
5 15 (75.00%) Test Automation
5 15 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (75.00%) Manual Testing
5 15 (75.00%) Oracle APEX
5 15 (75.00%) RESTful
5 15 (75.00%) Agile Testing
5 15 (75.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 15 (75.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 15 (75.00%) System Integration Testing
6 14 (70.00%) User Stories
6 14 (70.00%) Requirements Analysis
7 4 (20.00%) Firewall
7 4 (20.00%) JMeter
7 4 (20.00%) LoadRunner
7 4 (20.00%) eggPlant
7 4 (20.00%) NeoLoad
7 4 (20.00%) Scenario Testing
7 4 (20.00%) BlazeMeter
7 4 (20.00%) Test Strategy

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 (5.00%) Confluence
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) BlazeMeter
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (75.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (75.00%) Oracle APEX
2 4 (20.00%) eggPlant
2 4 (20.00%) JMeter
2 4 (20.00%) LoadRunner
2 4 (20.00%) NeoLoad
3 1 (5.00%) JIRA
3 1 (5.00%) Selenium
3 1 (5.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Test Automation Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Tester
4 4 (20.00%) Performance Tester
5 3 (15.00%) Test Automation Specialist
5 3 (15.00%) Test Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (75.00%) RESTful
2 15 (75.00%) Web Services
3 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (5.00%) CSS
3 1 (5.00%) Entity Framework
3 1 (5.00%) HTML
3 1 (5.00%) jQuery
3 1 (5.00%) React
3 1 (5.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (95.00%) Test Scripting
2 15 (75.00%) Agile Testing
2 15 (75.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 15 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 15 (75.00%) Manual Testing
2 15 (75.00%) System Integration Testing
2 15 (75.00%) Test Automation
3 14 (70.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 14 (70.00%) User Stories
4 4 (20.00%) Load Balancing
4 4 (20.00%) Load Testing
4 4 (20.00%) Performance Testing
4 4 (20.00%) Scenario Testing
4 4 (20.00%) Test Strategy
5 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.00%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (5.00%) Release Management
5 1 (5.00%) Time Management
5 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (95.00%) SQL
2 16 (80.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.00%) C#
3 1 (5.00%) Java
3 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 17 (85.00%) Security Cleared
2 16 (80.00%) SC Cleared
3 15 (75.00%) ISEB
3 15 (75.00%) ISTQB
3 15 (75.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 16 (80.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft