Period
to 18 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bath 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 18 December 2017 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
Somerset > Bath
6 months to
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 4 12
Rank change year-on-year +2 +8 -3
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 43 32 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bath 19.91% 17.98% 12.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 24.02% 24.81% 16.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 25 19
Bath median daily rate £425 £350 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.43% -4.11% +12.31%
10th Percentile £338 £275 £273
90th Percentile £500 £414 £550
Somerset median daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +11.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bath median hourly rate - - -
Somerset median hourly rate £43.00 £41.00 £42.75
% change year-on-year +4.88% -4.09% +17.45%

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 Bath with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bath
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 179 129 146
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bath 82.87% 72.47% 75.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 73 80
Bath median daily rate £388 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.23% -7.14% +16.67%
10th Percentile £225 £194 £261
90th Percentile £510 £463 £488
Somerset median daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 5
Bath median hourly rate £33.00 £42.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.35% +123.68% -20.83%
10th Percentile £14.53 £29.50 £10.55
90th Percentile £44.63 £47.50 £32.50
Somerset median hourly rate £23.50 £38.50 £42.00
% change year-on-year -38.96% -8.33% +20.00%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Bath

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

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Bath

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bath

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Software Development in Bath

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bath

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Bath over the 6 months to 18 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Software Development in Bath

Agile Software Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bath

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Agile Software Development in Bath

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 Bath region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 17 (39.53%) Python
1 17 (39.53%) Groovy
1 17 (39.53%) Jenkins
2 16 (37.21%) JavaScript
2 16 (37.21%) SQL
3 15 (34.88%) Java
3 15 (34.88%) Test Automation
4 13 (30.23%) Scrum
5 12 (27.91%) C#
5 12 (27.91%) Git (software)
6 11 (25.58%) .NET
6 11 (25.58%) SQL Server
6 11 (25.58%) JIRA
6 11 (25.58%) jQuery
7 10 (23.26%) Maven
7 10 (23.26%) Waterfall
7 10 (23.26%) AngularJS
7 10 (23.26%) React
8 9 (20.93%) Marketing
8 9 (20.93%) Finance
8 9 (20.93%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
9 8 (18.60%) Manufacturing
9 8 (18.60%) Electronics
9 8 (18.60%) Telecoms
9 8 (18.60%) SAP
9 8 (18.60%) Digital Marketing
9 8 (18.60%) TDD
9 8 (18.60%) Programme Management
9 8 (18.60%) DevOps

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bath 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 3 (6.98%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.33%) Apache
2 1 (2.33%) Jupyter
Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Algolia
1 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.33%) npm
1 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.63%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.58%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.63%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.65%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (4.65%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.33%) Neo4j
4 1 (2.33%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.33%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 17 (39.53%) Jenkins
2 12 (27.91%) Git (software)
3 11 (25.58%) JIRA
4 10 (23.26%) Maven
5 6 (13.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (13.95%) Bitbucket
5 6 (13.95%) Gradle
5 6 (13.95%) Subversion
5 6 (13.95%) Visual Studio
6 5 (11.63%) Ant
6 5 (11.63%) Cucumber
6 5 (11.63%) Eclipse
6 5 (11.63%) HP UFT
6 5 (11.63%) JUnit
6 5 (11.63%) ScriptRunner
6 5 (11.63%) Selenium
6 5 (11.63%) SoapUI
6 5 (11.63%) TeamCity
7 2 (4.65%) NUnit
7 2 (4.65%) ReSharper
General
1 9 (20.93%) Finance
1 9 (20.93%) Marketing
2 8 (18.60%) Electronics
2 8 (18.60%) Manufacturing
2 8 (18.60%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.33%) Advertising
3 1 (2.33%) French Language
Job Titles
1 19 (44.19%) Developer
2 9 (20.93%) Consultant
3 7 (16.28%) Full Stack Developer
3 7 (16.28%) Java Developer
4 6 (13.95%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (13.95%) Java Engineer
4 6 (13.95%) Java Software Engineer
4 6 (13.95%) Security Consultant
4 6 (13.95%) Software Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Java Software Developer
5 5 (11.63%) Software Developer
5 5 (11.63%) Test Automation Manager
5 5 (11.63%) Test Manager
6 4 (9.30%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (9.30%) JIRA Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) .NET Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) C# Developer
7 3 (6.98%) JIRA Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (25.58%) .NET
1 11 (25.58%) jQuery
2 10 (23.26%) AngularJS
2 10 (23.26%) React
3 7 (16.28%) CSS
3 7 (16.28%) HTML
3 7 (16.28%) JSON
3 7 (16.28%) REST
3 7 (16.28%) RESTful
3 7 (16.28%) Spring
4 6 (13.95%) ASP.NET
4 6 (13.95%) Web Services
5 5 (11.63%) D3.js
5 5 (11.63%) Gherkin
5 5 (11.63%) J2EE
5 5 (11.63%) KnockoutJS
5 5 (11.63%) Node.js
5 5 (11.63%) SOAP
5 5 (11.63%) Spring Boot
5 5 (11.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Cloud Native
2 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.98%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.33%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.95%) Linux
2 2 (4.65%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.88%) Test Automation
2 13 (30.23%) Scrum
3 10 (23.26%) Waterfall
4 9 (20.93%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (18.60%) DevOps
5 8 (18.60%) Digital Marketing
5 8 (18.60%) Programme Management
5 8 (18.60%) TDD
6 7 (16.28%) Microservices
6 7 (16.28%) Software Engineering
7 6 (13.95%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (13.95%) Information Management
7 6 (13.95%) Information Security
7 6 (13.95%) MVC
8 5 (11.63%) BDD
8 5 (11.63%) Build Automation
8 5 (11.63%) Kanban
8 5 (11.63%) Software Testing
9 4 (9.30%) Change Control
9 4 (9.30%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 17 (39.53%) Groovy
1 17 (39.53%) Python
2 16 (37.21%) JavaScript
2 16 (37.21%) SQL
3 15 (34.88%) Java
4 12 (27.91%) C#
5 5 (11.63%) C++
5 5 (11.63%) Jython
5 5 (11.63%) Ruby
5 5 (11.63%) VBScript
6 4 (9.30%) Bash Shell
6 4 (9.30%) Kotlin
7 2 (4.65%) TypeScript
8 1 (2.33%) ES6
8 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (16.28%) Security Cleared
2 6 (13.95%) CISM
2 6 (13.95%) CISSP
2 6 (13.95%) CLAS
2 6 (13.95%) DV Cleared
2 6 (13.95%) HND
2 6 (13.95%) IISP
3 2 (4.65%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (13.95%) JSP 440
2 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 7 (16.28%) Docker
2 6 (13.95%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.33%) vCloud
4 1 (2.33%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (13.95%) Kubernetes
2 5 (11.63%) Ansible
2 5 (11.63%) CA Service Virtualization
2 5 (11.63%) Rancher
3 2 (4.65%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (2.33%) Mesos
4 1 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
2 8 (18.60%) SAP
3 7 (16.28%) VMware
4 6 (13.95%) Atlassian
5 5 (11.63%) CA
5 5 (11.63%) Citrix
5 5 (11.63%) HP