The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon 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
South West / Devon
Rank 1 2 2
Rank change year-on-year +1 0  
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 100 65 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 38.02% 32.99% 24.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 44.25% 39.63% 31.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 48 26
Median daily rate £400 £433 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.51% +8.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £320 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £480 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 £43.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.29% -  
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 Devon with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Devon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 226 164 203
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Devon 85.93% 83.25% 79.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 120 105
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £313 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 7
Median hourly rate £20.00 £23.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.89% -34.72%  
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 Devon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Devon 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 Devon

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Software Development in Devon

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Devon over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Software Development in Devon

Agile Software Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Agile Software Development in Devon

Agile Software Development
Contract Job Locations in Devon

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 Devon region over the 3 months to 24 March 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
Plymouth +3 50 £475 +11.11% 11
Exeter 0 43 £361 -13.79% 10
Agile Software Development
South West

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

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 Devon region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 48 (31.58%) Java
2 46 (30.26%) Security Cleared
3 34 (22.37%) HTML
4 32 (21.05%) CSS
4 32 (21.05%) SC Cleared
5 25 (16.45%) Scrum
6 22 (14.47%) JavaScript
6 22 (14.47%) ISEB
6 22 (14.47%) Continuous Integration
6 22 (14.47%) User Experience
6 22 (14.47%) BPSS Clearance
7 20 (13.16%) Open Source
7 20 (13.16%) Automated Testing
7 20 (13.16%) ISTQB
8 18 (11.84%) .NET
9 17 (11.18%) SQL
9 17 (11.18%) Jenkins
10 15 (9.87%) Spring
10 15 (9.87%) Software Testing
10 15 (9.87%) Front End Development
11 14 (9.21%) Mentoring
11 14 (9.21%) Continuous Improvement
11 14 (9.21%) Selenium
11 14 (9.21%) Internet
12 13 (8.55%) Oracle
12 13 (8.55%) C#
12 13 (8.55%) Python
12 13 (8.55%) Test Automation
12 13 (8.55%) Mobile App
13 12 (7.89%) Disclosure Scotland

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Devon 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 9 (5.92%) JBoss
2 7 (4.61%) Apache
2 7 (4.61%) IIS
2 7 (4.61%) Tomcat
2 7 (4.61%) WebSphere
3 6 (3.95%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (3.95%) Jetty
3 6 (3.95%) Mongrel
3 6 (3.95%) nginx
4 3 (1.97%) Confluence
4 3 (1.97%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.32%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.66%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (1.97%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (1.97%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.32%) InDesign
2 2 (1.32%) MS Project
2 2 (1.32%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (0.66%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.66%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.66%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.66%) Primavera
1 1 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.58%) GitHub
2 9 (5.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.95%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (3.29%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (3.29%) Google App Engine
4 5 (3.29%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (1.97%) OpenShift
6 2 (1.32%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (0.66%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (9.21%) Internet
2 7 (4.61%) TCP/IP
3 6 (3.95%) HTTP
3 6 (3.95%) SSL
4 5 (3.29%) DHCP
4 5 (3.29%) DNS
4 5 (3.29%) FTP
4 5 (3.29%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.24%) Oracle Database
2 9 (5.92%) SQL Server
3 8 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (4.61%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (3.95%) MongoDB
6 5 (3.29%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.63%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.97%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (1.97%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.66%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 17 (11.18%) Jenkins
2 14 (9.21%) Selenium
3 11 (7.24%) Spock
4 10 (6.58%) WebDriver
5 9 (5.92%) Cucumber
6 7 (4.61%) Git (software)
6 7 (4.61%) Maven
7 6 (3.95%) JIRA
7 6 (3.95%) Toad
7 6 (3.95%) Travis CI
8 4 (2.63%) Gradle
8 4 (2.63%) JUnit
9 3 (1.97%) Artifactory
9 3 (1.97%) Bitbucket
9 3 (1.97%) Oracle Forms
9 3 (1.97%) SonarQube
9 3 (1.97%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (1.97%) Vagrant
10 2 (1.32%) Axure RP
10 2 (1.32%) Calabash
General
1 10 (6.58%) Finance
2 4 (2.63%) Back Office
2 4 (2.63%) Legal
3 2 (1.32%) Electronics
3 2 (1.32%) Local Government
4 1 (0.66%) Advertising
4 1 (0.66%) Dutch Language
4 1 (0.66%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.66%) Marketing
4 1 (0.66%) Retail
4 1 (0.66%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 54 (35.53%) Developer
2 21 (13.82%) Analyst
3 19 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 16 (10.53%) Test Analyst
5 15 (9.87%) Designer
6 13 (8.55%) UX Designer
7 10 (6.58%) Agile Coach
7 10 (6.58%) Automation Test Analyst
8 9 (5.92%) .NET Developer
8 9 (5.92%) Test Manager
9 8 (5.26%) Test Specialist
10 7 (4.61%) Oracle Developer
10 7 (4.61%) Project Manager
10 7 (4.61%) Senior Analyst
10 7 (4.61%) Senior Test Analyst
10 7 (4.61%) Test Automation Specialist
10 7 (4.61%) Tester
11 6 (3.95%) DevOps Engineer
12 5 (3.29%) Automation Tester
12 5 (3.29%) Cloud Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (22.37%) HTML
2 32 (21.05%) CSS
3 18 (11.84%) .NET
4 15 (9.87%) Spring
5 11 (7.24%) J2EE
6 10 (6.58%) CSS3
7 9 (5.92%) AngularJS
7 9 (5.92%) Flask
7 9 (5.92%) HTML5
8 7 (4.61%) REST
8 7 (4.61%) RESTful
9 6 (3.95%) jQuery
9 6 (3.95%) Servlets
9 6 (3.95%) Web Services
10 5 (3.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (2.63%) JSON
12 3 (1.97%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3 (1.97%) SOAP
12 3 (1.97%) WCF
12 3 (1.97%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (14.47%) User Experience
2 13 (8.55%) Mobile App
3 6 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.29%) CESG
4 5 (3.29%) Internet of Things
5 4 (2.63%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.63%) N-Tier
6 3 (1.97%) Cloud Native
7 1 (0.66%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.66%) Home Automation
7 1 (0.66%) iPad
7 1 (0.66%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.66%) NHS
7 1 (0.66%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.58%) Linux
2 6 (3.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (1.32%) Unix
4 1 (0.66%) Solaris
4 1 (0.66%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (16.45%) Scrum
2 22 (14.47%) Continuous Integration
3 20 (13.16%) Automated Testing
3 20 (13.16%) Open Source
4 15 (9.87%) Front End Development
4 15 (9.87%) Software Testing
5 14 (9.21%) Continuous Improvement
5 14 (9.21%) Mentoring
6 13 (8.55%) Test Automation
7 12 (7.89%) Prototyping
8 10 (6.58%) Configuration Management
8 10 (6.58%) DevOps
8 10 (6.58%) Waterfall
9 9 (5.92%) Rapid Prototyping
9 9 (5.92%) Test Scripting
9 9 (5.92%) Typography
10 8 (5.26%) Usability Testing
11 7 (4.61%) Data Modelling
11 7 (4.61%) Microservices
11 7 (4.61%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 48 (31.58%) Java
2 22 (14.47%) JavaScript
3 17 (11.18%) SQL
4 13 (8.55%) C#
4 13 (8.55%) Python
5 12 (7.89%) Groovy
6 10 (6.58%) PL/SQL
7 9 (5.92%) Ruby
8 5 (3.29%) C
9 1 (0.66%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.66%) C++
9 1 (0.66%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 46 (30.26%) Security Cleared
2 32 (21.05%) SC Cleared
3 22 (14.47%) BPSS Clearance
3 22 (14.47%) ISEB
4 20 (13.16%) ISTQB
5 12 (7.89%) Degree
6 7 (4.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (3.29%) BC Cleared
7 5 (3.29%) CISSP
7 5 (3.29%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.66%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.66%) APMP
8 1 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.89%) Disclosure Scotland
2 9 (5.92%) QA
3 5 (3.29%) ISO 14001
3 5 (3.29%) ISO 9001
3 5 (3.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (3.29%) ISO27002
4 2 (1.32%) WCAG
5 1 (0.66%) PMO
5 1 (0.66%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (3.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.29%) Xen
3 4 (2.63%) Docker
4 3 (1.97%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.66%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (5.26%) Puppet
2 2 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.66%) Ansible
3 1 (0.66%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 13 (8.55%) Oracle
2 12 (7.89%) Microsoft
3 7 (4.61%) IBM
4 6 (3.95%) Google
4 6 (3.95%) VMware
5 3 (1.97%) Black Duck
6 2 (1.32%) Adobe
6 2 (1.32%) IFS
7 1 (0.66%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.66%) SAP
7 1 (0.66%) Xamarin
Plymouth, Devon
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Rate: £17,127 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 - £360 per day
Posted: 3 days ago