The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dover 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 23 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
Kent / Dover
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 - 1
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 1 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dover 8.33% - 69.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.09% - 81.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 7
Median daily rate £368 - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £388
% change year-on-year - +9.67%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.25 £36.00
% change year-on-year +2.36% +17.36%  

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 Dover with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Dover
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 11 2 11
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Dover 91.67% 100.00% 84.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 8
Median daily rate £368 £255 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +44.11% -49.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Dover

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dover 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 Dover

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dover

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Software Development in Dover

For the 6 months to 23 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 Dover region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Test Planning

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dover 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP