Period
to 17 December 2018

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 17 December 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
Somerset > Bath
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 2 4
Rank change year-on-year -1 +2 +9
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 72 43 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bath 29.27% 19.91% 17.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 34.95% 23.37% 24.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 32 25
Bath median daily rate £400 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +21.43% -4.11%
10th Percentile £339 £338 £275
90th Percentile £584 £500 £414
Somerset median daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -5.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bath median hourly rate - - -
Somerset median hourly rate £43.00 £43.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +4.88% -4.09%

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 206 184 132
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bath 83.74% 85.19% 74.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 134 74
Bath median daily rate £388 £385 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.65% +18.46% -10.96%
10th Percentile £213 £226 £194
90th Percentile £538 £509 £463
Somerset median daily rate £413 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +10.00% +7.14% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 7
Bath median hourly rate £39.00 £33.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.18% -22.35% +123.68%
10th Percentile £16.64 £14.53 £29.50
90th Percentile £42.90 £44.63 £47.50
Somerset median hourly rate £41.91 £23.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year +78.35% -38.16% -9.52%

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 17 December 2018.

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 17 December 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 Bath region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 29 (40.28%) .NET
1 29 (40.28%) Scrum
2 26 (36.11%) SQL
3 16 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 15 (20.83%) C#
4 15 (20.83%) ASP.NET
4 15 (20.83%) Java
5 14 (19.44%) HTML
5 14 (19.44%) MVC
6 13 (18.06%) CSS
6 13 (18.06%) SQL Server
6 13 (18.06%) Microsoft Azure
7 12 (16.67%) Visual Studio Team System
7 12 (16.67%) Software Engineering
8 11 (15.28%) Degree
8 11 (15.28%) Computer Science
8 11 (15.28%) Linux
8 11 (15.28%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (15.28%) .NET Core
8 11 (15.28%) Computer Science Degree
9 10 (13.89%) Docker
9 10 (13.89%) Go
9 10 (13.89%) Python
9 10 (13.89%) C++
10 9 (12.50%) C
10 9 (12.50%) Test Automation
10 9 (12.50%) DevOps
10 9 (12.50%) SDLC
11 8 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
11 8 (11.11%) Security Management

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 (4.17%) JBoss
2 1 (1.39%) IIS
2 1 (1.39%) NServiceBus
2 1 (1.39%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (18.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.78%) Amazon S3
2 2 (2.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (1.39%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.39%) BrowserStack
3 1 (1.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.11%) Bluetooth
1 8 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.39%) HTTP
2 1 (1.39%) SSL
2 1 (1.39%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.06%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.72%) NoSQL
3 6 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (4.17%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.78%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.39%) GIS
6 1 (1.39%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.39%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.39%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 12 (16.67%) Visual Studio Team System
2 8 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (8.33%) Visual Studio
4 5 (6.94%) MSTest
4 5 (6.94%) NUnit
5 3 (4.17%) Git (software)
5 3 (4.17%) Selenium
6 1 (1.39%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.39%) Subversion
6 1 (1.39%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.39%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (11.11%) Finance
2 7 (9.72%) Billing
3 5 (6.94%) Electronics
3 5 (6.94%) Manufacturing
3 5 (6.94%) Marketing
3 5 (6.94%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.39%) Games
Job Titles
1 33 (45.83%) Developer
2 14 (19.44%) .NET Developer
3 11 (15.28%) Java Developer
4 7 (9.72%) Embedded Engineer
4 7 (9.72%) Embedded Linux Engineer
4 7 (9.72%) Linux Engineer
5 6 (8.33%) Software Engineer
6 5 (6.94%) Analyst
6 5 (6.94%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 5 (6.94%) Full Stack Developer
6 5 (6.94%) Scrum Master
7 4 (5.56%) Business Analyst
7 4 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (5.56%) Project Manager
7 4 (5.56%) Python Engineer
7 4 (5.56%) Release Engineer
8 3 (4.17%) C# Software Engineer
8 3 (4.17%) C++ Software Engineer
8 3 (4.17%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
8 3 (4.17%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (40.28%) .NET
2 15 (20.83%) ASP.NET
3 14 (19.44%) HTML
4 13 (18.06%) CSS
5 11 (15.28%) .NET Core
5 11 (15.28%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (9.72%) .NET Framework
6 7 (9.72%) ASP.NET Web API
6 7 (9.72%) HTML5
7 6 (8.33%) AngularJS
8 5 (6.94%) Spring
9 4 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 4 (5.56%) J2EE
9 4 (5.56%) REST
9 4 (5.56%) Spring Boot
10 3 (4.17%) jQuery
10 3 (4.17%) JSON
11 2 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 2 (2.78%) Entity Framework
11 2 (2.78%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.72%) Device Driver
2 4 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.39%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.39%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.39%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.28%) Linux
2 6 (8.33%) Windows
2 6 (8.33%) Windows Server
3 5 (6.94%) Embedded Linux
4 3 (4.17%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (40.28%) Scrum
2 14 (19.44%) MVC
3 12 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 11 (15.28%) Computer Science
5 9 (12.50%) DevOps
5 9 (12.50%) SDLC
5 9 (12.50%) Test Automation
6 8 (11.11%) Security Management
7 7 (9.72%) TDD
8 6 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (8.33%) CRM
8 6 (8.33%) OO
8 6 (8.33%) Release Management
9 5 (6.94%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (6.94%) Configuration Management
9 5 (6.94%) Digital Marketing
9 5 (6.94%) Load Balancing
9 5 (6.94%) Programme Management
9 5 (6.94%) Test Management
9 5 (6.94%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (36.11%) SQL
2 16 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 15 (20.83%) C#
3 15 (20.83%) Java
4 10 (13.89%) C++
4 10 (13.89%) Go
4 10 (13.89%) Python
5 9 (12.50%) C
6 7 (9.72%) Embedded C++
7 6 (8.33%) PowerShell
7 6 (8.33%) T-SQL
8 4 (5.56%) PL/SQL
8 4 (5.56%) Scala
9 2 (2.78%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.78%) Java 8
9 2 (2.78%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 11 (15.28%) Computer Science Degree
1 11 (15.28%) Degree
2 6 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.17%) QA
2 1 (1.39%) PMO
System Software
1 10 (13.89%) Docker
2 1 (1.39%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (5.56%) Amdocs OSS
2 2 (2.78%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (6.94%) SAP
2 4 (5.56%) Amdocs
2 4 (5.56%) Cramer
2 4 (5.56%) Oracle
3 3 (4.17%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.78%) Civica