Period
to 18 September 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 18 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
Somerset > Bath
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 3 6
Rank change year-on-year 0 +3 +10
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 41 41 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bath 20.60% 21.69% 17.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 25.63% 27.15% 23.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 24 31
Bath median daily rate £413 £425 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +20.57% -3.42%
10th Percentile £360 £334 £263
90th Percentile £503 £500 £438
Somerset median daily rate £425 £400 £368
% change year-on-year +6.25% +8.84% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Bath median hourly rate - - £190.00
Somerset median hourly rate £43.00 £52.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -18.10% +31.25% +1.91%

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 160 151 148
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bath 80.40% 79.89% 72.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 105 88
Bath median daily rate £388 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £263 £300 £194
90th Percentile £538 £575 £466
Somerset median daily rate £400 £388 £351
% change year-on-year +3.23% +10.56% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 9
Bath median hourly rate £40.00 - £21.50
10th Percentile £24.84 - £10.15
90th Percentile £41.88 - £73.00
Somerset median hourly rate £42.50 £50.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year -15.00% +31.58% -3.18%

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 September 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 18 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 Bath region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 19 (46.34%) Scrum
2 17 (41.46%) SQL
3 14 (34.15%) .NET
4 11 (26.83%) Java
5 10 (24.39%) SDLC
6 9 (21.95%) JavaScript
7 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
8 7 (17.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (17.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (17.07%) Visual Studio Team System
8 7 (17.07%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (17.07%) Test Automation
8 7 (17.07%) T-SQL
8 7 (17.07%) DevOps
9 6 (14.63%) HTML
9 6 (14.63%) CSS
9 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (14.63%) PowerShell
9 6 (14.63%) Release Management
10 5 (12.20%) Test Management
10 5 (12.20%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (12.20%) .NET Framework
10 5 (12.20%) Load Balancing
10 5 (12.20%) Mathematics
10 5 (12.20%) NUnit
10 5 (12.20%) Visual Studio
10 5 (12.20%) C#
10 5 (12.20%) Windows
10 5 (12.20%) OO
10 5 (12.20%) Configuration 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 (7.32%) JBoss
2 1 (2.44%) CMS
2 1 (2.44%) EPiServer
2 1 (2.44%) Kentico
2 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.44%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (2.44%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (2.44%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.44%) BrowserStack
2 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) Bluetooth
1 2 (4.88%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (2.44%) HTTP
2 1 (2.44%) SSL
2 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (17.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.88%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (4.88%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.44%) Power BI
4 1 (2.44%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.44%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 7 (17.07%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (17.07%) Visual Studio Team System
2 5 (12.20%) MSTest
2 5 (12.20%) NUnit
2 5 (12.20%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.44%) Selenium
4 1 (2.44%) Subversion
4 1 (2.44%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (7.32%) Billing
1 3 (7.32%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Electronics
2 2 (4.88%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.88%) Marketing
2 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.44%) Games
3 1 (2.44%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 20 (48.78%) Developer
2 8 (19.51%) Java Developer
3 4 (9.76%) .NET Developer
3 4 (9.76%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (9.76%) Release Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Analyst
4 3 (7.32%) Java Scala Developer
4 3 (7.32%) Project Manager
4 3 (7.32%) Scala Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Business Analyst
5 2 (4.88%) SQL Developer
6 1 (2.44%) Contracts Manager
6 1 (2.44%) Embedded Linux Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (2.44%) Information Security Consultant
6 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (2.44%) IT Architect
6 1 (2.44%) IT Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (2.44%) QA Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (34.15%) .NET
2 6 (14.63%) CSS
2 6 (14.63%) HTML
3 5 (12.20%) .NET Framework
4 4 (9.76%) J2EE
5 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET
5 3 (7.32%) Spring
5 3 (7.32%) Spring Boot
6 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (4.88%) HTML5
6 2 (4.88%) REST
7 1 (2.44%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.44%) Apache Cordova
7 1 (2.44%) CSS3
7 1 (2.44%) HTML5 Canvas
7 1 (2.44%) JSON
7 1 (2.44%) PhoneGap
7 1 (2.44%) React
7 1 (2.44%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 1 (2.44%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.88%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.44%) Device Driver
3 1 (2.44%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.44%) Renewable Energy
3 1 (2.44%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.44%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.20%) Windows
1 5 (12.20%) Windows Server
2 3 (7.32%) Android
3 2 (4.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (46.34%) Scrum
2 10 (24.39%) SDLC
3 7 (17.07%) DevOps
3 7 (17.07%) Test Automation
4 6 (14.63%) Release Management
5 5 (12.20%) Configuration Management
5 5 (12.20%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (12.20%) Load Balancing
5 5 (12.20%) Mathematics
5 5 (12.20%) OO
5 5 (12.20%) Test Management
6 4 (9.76%) Unit Testing
7 3 (7.32%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (7.32%) CRM
7 3 (7.32%) MVC
7 3 (7.32%) Project Management
7 3 (7.32%) Software Engineering
7 3 (7.32%) TDD
8 2 (4.88%) Programme Management
8 2 (4.88%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (41.46%) SQL
2 11 (26.83%) Java
3 9 (21.95%) JavaScript
4 7 (17.07%) T-SQL
5 6 (14.63%) PowerShell
6 5 (12.20%) C#
7 4 (9.76%) PL/SQL
7 4 (9.76%) Scala
8 3 (7.32%) C++
9 2 (4.88%) Bash Shell
9 2 (4.88%) C
9 2 (4.88%) Go
9 2 (4.88%) Python
10 1 (2.44%) Embedded C++
10 1 (2.44%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (7.32%) Degree
1 3 (7.32%) SC Cleared
1 3 (7.32%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.44%) CISA
2 1 (2.44%) CISM
2 1 (2.44%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) QA
2 1 (2.44%) GDPR
2 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (2.44%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.44%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) Amdocs OSS
Vendors
1 4 (9.76%) Amdocs
1 4 (9.76%) Cramer
1 4 (9.76%) Oracle
2 3 (7.32%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.88%) SAP
4 1 (2.44%) Sitecore