The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 3 months to 29 June 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
South West / Bristol
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 5 3
Rank change year-on-year +2 -2  
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 148 120 212
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 17.45% 14.02% 22.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 21.42% 17.00% 27.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 93 178
Median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £306 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £524 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £388
% change year-on-year - +9.67%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £39.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.25 £37.45
% change year-on-year +0.59% +12.81%  

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

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 691 706 763
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 81.49% 82.48% 82.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1541 1830 2139
Median daily rate £388 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% -3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £263 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 47 46
Median hourly rate £40.00 £39.50 £37.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.26% +6.64%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.13 £12.00 £17.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.25 £44.00 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.64% -6.66%  

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Bristol

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Software Development in Bristol

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Bristol over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Software Development in Bristol

Agile Software Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Agile Software Development in Bristol

Agile Software Development
Contract Job Locations in Bristol

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the Bristol region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Avonmouth - 1 £400 -
Agile Software Development
South West

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 107 (32.52%) JavaScript
2 100 (30.40%) Scrum
3 95 (28.88%) .NET
4 88 (26.75%) HTML
5 78 (23.71%) Finance
6 77 (23.40%) C#
6 77 (23.40%) CSS
7 53 (16.11%) MVC
8 52 (15.81%) Microsoft
9 49 (14.89%) Java
10 48 (14.59%) SQL
11 46 (13.98%) AngularJS
12 45 (13.68%) Test Automation
13 43 (13.07%) SQL Server
14 41 (12.46%) TDD
14 41 (12.46%) Git (software)
14 41 (12.46%) ASP.NET Web API
15 40 (12.16%) Banking
16 37 (11.25%) ASP.NET
16 37 (11.25%) Security Cleared
17 36 (10.94%) BDD
18 34 (10.33%) jQuery
18 34 (10.33%) DevOps
19 33 (10.03%) Selenium
20 32 (9.73%) SC Cleared
21 31 (9.42%) Marketing
21 31 (9.42%) Telecoms
22 30 (9.12%) QA
23 29 (8.81%) HTML5
23 29 (8.81%) Business Intelligence

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 11 (3.34%) Confluence
2 10 (3.04%) SharePoint
3 8 (2.43%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (2.13%) Apache
5 6 (1.82%) IIS
6 5 (1.52%) CMS
6 5 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (1.52%) Skype for Business
6 5 (1.52%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.91%) Drupal
7 3 (0.91%) PowerExchange
7 3 (0.91%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.61%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.61%) Jupyter
8 2 (0.61%) OpenStack
8 2 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.61%) WordPress
9 1 (0.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 6 (1.82%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.91%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (0.91%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (0.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 22 (6.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 18 (5.47%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.30%) HFM
3 1 (0.30%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (0.30%) iTrent
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 26 (7.90%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (3.95%) GitHub
4 8 (2.43%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (1.22%) Amazon ELB
5 4 (1.22%) Amazon S3
5 4 (1.22%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (1.22%) Route 53
5 4 (1.22%) SaaS
6 3 (0.91%) IaaS
7 2 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.61%) PaaS
8 1 (0.30%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.30%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.04%) HTTP
2 8 (2.43%) DNS
2 8 (2.43%) Internet
3 5 (1.52%) Skype
4 4 (1.22%) LDAP
4 4 (1.22%) Remote Desktop
5 3 (0.91%) DHCP
5 3 (0.91%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (0.91%) SAN
5 3 (0.91%) VPN
6 2 (0.61%) Intranet
6 2 (0.61%) Modbus
6 2 (0.61%) NAS
6 2 (0.61%) PuTTY
6 2 (0.61%) SSL
6 2 (0.61%) WinSCP
7 1 (0.30%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (0.30%) LAN
7 1 (0.30%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.30%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (13.07%) SQL Server
2 15 (4.56%) Hadoop
3 14 (4.26%) Oracle Database
4 10 (3.04%) MongoDB
5 9 (2.74%) Big Data
6 8 (2.43%) MySQL
6 8 (2.43%) NoSQL
6 8 (2.43%) Relational Database
7 7 (2.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 6 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (1.52%) Apache Hive
9 5 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (1.52%) HBase
9 5 (1.52%) Neo4j
9 5 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (1.22%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (0.91%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (0.91%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (0.91%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 41 (12.46%) Git (software)
2 33 (10.03%) Selenium
3 26 (7.90%) JIRA
4 25 (7.60%) Cucumber
5 24 (7.29%) Visual Studio
6 23 (6.99%) TeamCity
7 18 (5.47%) Jenkins
8 17 (5.17%) WebDriver
9 16 (4.86%) Visual Studio Team System
10 13 (3.95%) Ant
11 11 (3.34%) SoapUI
12 10 (3.04%) Maven
13 8 (2.43%) Team Foundation Server
14 7 (2.13%) JMeter
15 6 (1.82%) Gradle
15 6 (1.82%) Octopus Deploy
16 5 (1.52%) Bitbucket
16 5 (1.52%) Vagrant
17 4 (1.22%) Artifactory
17 4 (1.22%) Selenium IDE
General
1 78 (23.71%) Finance
2 40 (12.16%) Banking
3 31 (9.42%) Marketing
3 31 (9.42%) Telecoms
4 24 (7.29%) Electronics
5 23 (6.99%) Manufacturing
6 16 (4.86%) Retail
7 11 (3.34%) Retail Banking
8 5 (1.52%) Legal
9 4 (1.22%) Publishing
10 3 (0.91%) Local Government
11 2 (0.61%) Advertising
11 2 (0.61%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.61%) Automotive
11 2 (0.61%) Games
11 2 (0.61%) Military
12 1 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 143 (43.47%) Developer
2 39 (11.85%) Analyst
3 38 (11.55%) .NET Developer
4 34 (10.33%) C# Developer
5 22 (6.69%) Business Analyst
5 22 (6.69%) Project Manager
6 21 (6.38%) Architect
7 20 (6.08%) C# .NET Developer
8 18 (5.47%) Java Developer
8 18 (5.47%) Tester
9 16 (4.86%) CRM Developer
9 16 (4.86%) Dynamics CRM Developer
10 14 (4.26%) ASP.NET Developer
11 13 (3.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 13 (3.95%) Senior Developer
12 12 (3.65%) Microsoft Developer
13 11 (3.34%) Test Analyst
13 11 (3.34%) UI Developer
14 10 (3.04%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 10 (3.04%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (28.88%) .NET
2 88 (26.75%) HTML
3 77 (23.40%) CSS
4 46 (13.98%) AngularJS
5 41 (12.46%) ASP.NET Web API
6 37 (11.25%) ASP.NET
7 34 (10.33%) jQuery
8 29 (8.81%) HTML5
9 28 (8.51%) XML
10 27 (8.21%) ASP.NET MVC
10 27 (8.21%) REST
11 24 (7.29%) .NET Framework
11 24 (7.29%) SOAP
12 22 (6.69%) Web Services
13 21 (6.38%) React
14 20 (6.08%) WCF
15 18 (5.47%) RESTful
16 17 (5.17%) JSON
17 16 (4.86%) Ajax
17 16 (4.86%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 29 (8.81%) Greenfield Project
2 26 (7.90%) User Experience
3 22 (6.69%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (2.43%) Public Cloud
5 7 (2.13%) Reference Data
6 6 (1.82%) Blog
6 6 (1.82%) Client/Server
6 6 (1.82%) Data Structures
6 6 (1.82%) Management Information System
6 6 (1.82%) Mobile App
6 6 (1.82%) Virtual Team
7 5 (1.52%) Computer Science
8 3 (0.91%) Algorithms
8 3 (0.91%) iPad
8 3 (0.91%) Linked Data
8 3 (0.91%) PMI
8 3 (0.91%) Social Media
9 2 (0.61%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.61%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (0.61%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 20 (6.08%) Linux
1 20 (6.08%) Windows
2 12 (3.65%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (3.34%) Windows Server
4 10 (3.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (2.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (2.13%) Windows 10
7 5 (1.52%) Apple iOS
8 4 (1.22%) CentOS
8 4 (1.22%) Ubuntu
8 4 (1.22%) Unix
9 3 (0.91%) Android
10 2 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.30%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (30.40%) Scrum
2 53 (16.11%) MVC
3 45 (13.68%) Test Automation
4 41 (12.46%) TDD
5 36 (10.94%) BDD
6 34 (10.33%) DevOps
7 29 (8.81%) Business Intelligence
8 28 (8.51%) Project Management
9 27 (8.21%) Waterfall
10 26 (7.90%) PRINCE2
10 26 (7.90%) User Stories
11 25 (7.60%) Programme Management
12 24 (7.29%) Digital Marketing
12 24 (7.29%) Web Development
13 23 (6.99%) SDLC
14 22 (6.69%) Test Scripting
15 20 (6.08%) Continuous Integration
15 20 (6.08%) Microservices
16 19 (5.78%) CRM
16 19 (5.78%) OO
Programming Languages
1 107 (32.52%) JavaScript
2 77 (23.40%) C#
3 49 (14.89%) Java
4 48 (14.59%) SQL
5 16 (4.86%) Python
6 14 (4.26%) PHP
6 14 (4.26%) Ruby
7 9 (2.74%) C++
8 8 (2.43%) Bash Shell
8 8 (2.43%) PowerShell
8 8 (2.43%) Scala
9 7 (2.13%) PL/SQL
9 7 (2.13%) T-SQL
9 7 (2.13%) VB
10 5 (1.52%) VB6
11 4 (1.22%) C
11 4 (1.22%) Perl
12 2 (0.61%) F#
12 2 (0.61%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.61%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 37 (11.25%) Security Cleared
2 32 (9.73%) SC Cleared
3 8 (2.43%) Degree
3 8 (2.43%) DV Cleared
3 8 (2.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 6 (1.82%) ISEB
5 5 (1.52%) APMP
6 4 (1.22%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.91%) AWS Certification
7 3 (0.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (0.91%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.61%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (0.61%) IIBA
8 2 (0.61%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.30%) ACCA
9 1 (0.30%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.30%) CIMA
9 1 (0.30%) CITP
9 1 (0.30%) PMP
9 1 (0.30%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (9.12%) QA
2 5 (1.52%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.91%) COBIT
3 3 (0.91%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.61%) PMO
5 1 (0.30%) FINREP
5 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.30%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (3.34%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.22%) DFS Replication
3 4 (1.22%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (0.91%) Docker
5 2 (0.61%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.61%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.61%) vSphere
5 2 (0.61%) Xen
6 1 (0.30%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 11 (3.34%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (3.34%) Puppet
2 4 (1.22%) Terraform
3 3 (0.91%) Ansible
4 2 (0.61%) NetBackup
4 2 (0.61%) SCCM
4 2 (0.61%) vRealize
4 2 (0.61%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.30%) Kibana
5 1 (0.30%) logstash
Vendors
1 52 (15.81%) Microsoft
2 24 (7.29%) Oracle
3 22 (6.69%) SAP
4 11 (3.34%) VMware
5 10 (3.04%) Red Hat
6 9 (2.74%) Cloudera
7 8 (2.43%) hybris
8 7 (2.13%) Sitecore
9 6 (1.82%) Google
10 5 (1.52%) MapR
10 5 (1.52%) Nuix
10 5 (1.52%) Splunk
11 3 (0.91%) Adobe
11 3 (0.91%) ATG
11 3 (0.91%) HP
11 3 (0.91%) Informatica
12 2 (0.61%) arcserve
12 2 (0.61%) BT
12 2 (0.61%) Cisco
12 2 (0.61%) Huawei
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