Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Exeter 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 November 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
Devon > Exeter
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 4 2
Rank change year-on-year +2 -2 +1
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 89 58 91
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Exeter 28.80% 20.94% 30.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 33.33% 26.85% 39.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 31 66
Exeter median daily rate £438 £350 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -6.17% +0.13%
10th Percentile £311 £292 £293
90th Percentile £578 £488 £514
Devon median daily rate £425 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Exeter median hourly rate - £32.50 -
Devon median hourly rate £35.00 £44.00 -
% change year-on-year -20.45% - -

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 Exeter with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Exeter
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 267 216 232
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Exeter 86.41% 77.98% 78.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 140 159
Exeter median daily rate £400 £350 £349
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +0.29% -0.29%
10th Percentile £183 £185 £225
90th Percentile £525 £488 £508
Devon median daily rate £400 £350 £360
% change year-on-year +14.29% -2.78% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 3
Exeter median hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +12.68% +82.05%
10th Percentile £33.63 £23.95 £23.85
90th Percentile £43.45 £96.60 £39.55
Devon median hourly rate £35.00 £23.78 £29.00
% change year-on-year +47.21% -18.02% +34.88%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Exeter

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

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Exeter

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Software Development in Exeter

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Exeter

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Exeter over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Software Development in Exeter

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Exeter region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 26 (29.21%) Scrum
1 26 (29.21%) Java
2 22 (24.72%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (22.47%) Spring
3 20 (22.47%) Coaching
4 18 (20.22%) Web Services
5 17 (19.10%) Python
5 17 (19.10%) DevOps
6 16 (17.98%) AWS Lambda
6 16 (17.98%) Amazon RDS
6 16 (17.98%) AWS CloudFormation
6 16 (17.98%) Serverless
6 16 (17.98%) Amazon EC2
6 16 (17.98%) Security Cleared
6 16 (17.98%) SC Cleared
7 13 (14.61%) Continuous Delivery
8 12 (13.48%) Kanban
9 11 (12.36%) Jenkins
10 10 (11.24%) Open Source
11 9 (10.11%) UML
11 9 (10.11%) JUnit
11 9 (10.11%) SQL
11 9 (10.11%) Maven
11 9 (10.11%) Spring Boot
12 8 (8.99%) Project Management
13 7 (7.87%) Migration
13 7 (7.87%) MVC
13 7 (7.87%) .NET
13 7 (7.87%) Struts
13 7 (7.87%) OOA/OOD

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Exeter 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 2 (2.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.12%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (2.25%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 22 (24.72%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (17.98%) Amazon EC2
2 16 (17.98%) AWS CloudFormation
2 16 (17.98%) AWS Lambda
2 16 (17.98%) Serverless
3 7 (7.87%) OpenShift
4 2 (2.25%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.25%) SaaS
5 1 (1.12%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.87%) SMS
2 1 (1.12%) Firewall
2 1 (1.12%) LAN
2 1 (1.12%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (17.98%) Amazon RDS
2 6 (6.74%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.25%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.25%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.25%) Power BI
3 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.12%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.12%) Biml
4 1 (1.12%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.12%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (12.36%) Jenkins
2 9 (10.11%) JUnit
2 9 (10.11%) Maven
3 3 (3.37%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.25%) NUnit
4 2 (2.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.25%) TestRail
4 2 (2.25%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.12%) FxCop
5 1 (1.12%) JIRA
5 1 (1.12%) ReSharper
General
1 4 (4.49%) Finance
2 2 (2.25%) Retail
3 1 (1.12%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 44 (49.44%) Developer
2 21 (23.60%) Java Developer
3 19 (21.35%) AWS Developer
4 14 (15.73%) DevOps Developer
5 13 (14.61%) AWS DevOps
5 13 (14.61%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 13 (14.61%) AWS Engineer
5 13 (14.61%) DevOps Engineer
6 12 (13.48%) Automation Developer
6 12 (13.48%) Automation Engineer
7 10 (11.24%) Analyst
8 9 (10.11%) Business Analyst
9 7 (7.87%) Project Manager
10 5 (5.62%) .NET Developer
10 5 (5.62%) Agile Coach
10 5 (5.62%) Architect
10 5 (5.62%) Delivery Manager
11 4 (4.49%) Agile Developer
11 4 (4.49%) Principal Java Developer
11 4 (4.49%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (22.47%) Spring
2 18 (20.22%) Web Services
3 9 (10.11%) Spring Boot
4 7 (7.87%) .NET
4 7 (7.87%) GWT
4 7 (7.87%) Struts
5 6 (6.74%) AngularJS
6 4 (4.49%) CSS
6 4 (4.49%) HTML
7 2 (2.25%) Dojo
7 2 (2.25%) Spring MVC
7 2 (2.25%) Struts2
8 1 (1.12%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.12%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.12%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.12%) CSS3
8 1 (1.12%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.87%) Cloud Native
2 6 (6.74%) User Experience
3 3 (3.37%) NHS
4 2 (2.25%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.25%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.12%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (29.21%) Scrum
2 20 (22.47%) Coaching
3 17 (19.10%) DevOps
4 13 (14.61%) Continuous Delivery
5 12 (13.48%) Kanban
6 10 (11.24%) Open Source
7 9 (10.11%) UML
8 8 (8.99%) Project Management
9 7 (7.87%) Microservices
9 7 (7.87%) Migration
9 7 (7.87%) MVC
9 7 (7.87%) OOA/OOD
10 6 (6.74%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (6.74%) Customer Requirements
10 6 (6.74%) Mentoring
10 6 (6.74%) PRINCE2
10 6 (6.74%) Usability Testing
11 5 (5.62%) Software Delivery
12 4 (4.49%) Analytics
12 4 (4.49%) Qualitative Research
Programming Languages
1 26 (29.21%) Java
2 17 (19.10%) Python
3 9 (10.11%) SQL
4 6 (6.74%) C#
5 4 (4.49%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.25%) C++
7 1 (1.12%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.12%) C
7 1 (1.12%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (17.98%) SC Cleared
1 16 (17.98%) Security Cleared
2 7 (7.87%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (4.49%) Degree
4 2 (2.25%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.12%) BC Cleared
5 1 (1.12%) CCNP
5 1 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.12%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.12%) ISEB
5 1 (1.12%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.12%) ISO 14001
1 1 (1.12%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (3.37%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (7.87%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (7.87%) Google
2 4 (4.49%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.12%) Cisco
3 1 (1.12%) HP
3 1 (1.12%) ServiceNow
3 1 (1.12%) Xamarin