The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Crewe 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 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Agile Software Development
Cheshire / Crewe
Rank 1 - 5
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 10 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Crewe 35.71% - 16.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 47.62% - 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £42.25 £36.13
% change year-on-year -0.59% +16.95%  

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 Crewe with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Crewe
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 21 24 10
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Crewe 75.00% 82.76% 55.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 1
Median daily rate £400 £360 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +105.71%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 6
Median hourly rate £42.48 £21.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +102.26% +13.51%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.48 £21.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.95 £21.00 £19.74
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Crewe

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Crewe citing Agile Software Development as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Crewe

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Crewe

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Software Development in Crewe

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crewe

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Crewe region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 5 (45.45%) Scrum
2 4 (36.36%) Subversion
2 4 (36.36%) MVC
2 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) LAMP
2 4 (36.36%) HTML
2 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 4 (36.36%) PHP
2 4 (36.36%) MySQL
2 4 (36.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (36.36%) CSS
2 4 (36.36%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) OOP
2 4 (36.36%) OO
2 4 (36.36%) Apache
2 4 (36.36%) B2B
2 4 (36.36%) Zend
2 4 (36.36%) Zend Framework
2 4 (36.36%) jQuery
2 4 (36.36%) Kanban
2 4 (36.36%) Magento
2 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
2 4 (36.36%) AMQP
2 4 (36.36%) Web Application Development
2 4 (36.36%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (36.36%) Modular Programming
2 4 (36.36%) Front End Development
3 3 (27.27%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (18.18%) Marketing
4 2 (18.18%) C#

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Crewe 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 4 (36.36%) Apache
Business Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) MySQL
2 2 (18.18%) Big Data
2 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
1 4 (36.36%) Subversion
1 4 (36.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) PHP Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
4 2 (18.18%) Test Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Test Data Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Tester
5 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) CSS
1 4 (36.36%) HTML
1 4 (36.36%) jQuery
1 4 (36.36%) LAMP
1 4 (36.36%) RabbitMQ
1 4 (36.36%) Zend Framework
2 2 (18.18%) .NET
3 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
3 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
3 1 (9.09%) Entity Framework
3 1 (9.09%) WCF
3 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (9.09%) iPad
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Unix
3 1 (9.09%) Android
3 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Scrum
2 4 (36.36%) B2B
2 4 (36.36%) Front End Development
2 4 (36.36%) Kanban
2 4 (36.36%) Modular Programming
2 4 (36.36%) MVC
2 4 (36.36%) OO
2 4 (36.36%) OOP
2 4 (36.36%) Web Application Development
3 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (18.18%) ETL
4 1 (9.09%) Android Development
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (9.09%) iOS Development
4 1 (9.09%) Lean Six Sigma
4 1 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
1 4 (36.36%) PHP
2 2 (18.18%) C#
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Zend
2 1 (9.09%) Xamarin