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 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
Devon / Exeter
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 6 2
Rank change year-on-year +3 -4  
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 42 26 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Exeter 23.60% 18.18% 26.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 29.37% 22.81% 37.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 14 24
Median daily rate £434 £328 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.51% -1.13%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £381 £451
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 - £32.50 -
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 Exeter with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Exeter
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 143 114 118
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Exeter 80.34% 79.72% 70.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 58 60
Median daily rate £400 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.64% +4.61%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £425 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 12 4
Median hourly rate - £32.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +18.18%  
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 Exeter

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Exeter 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 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 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Software Development in Exeter

Agile Software Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Agile Software Development in Exeter

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 Exeter region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 44 (52.38%) Java
2 28 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 24 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 22 (26.19%) Spring
4 22 (26.19%) SC Cleared
5 20 (23.81%) Scrum
6 17 (20.24%) ISTQB
7 15 (17.86%) UML
7 15 (17.86%) ISEB
7 15 (17.86%) Microservices
8 14 (16.67%) OpenShift
8 14 (16.67%) Jenkins
8 14 (16.67%) Selenium
9 13 (15.48%) Kanban
9 13 (15.48%) OOA/OOD
10 12 (14.29%) JUnit
10 12 (14.29%) MVC
10 12 (14.29%) Maven
11 11 (13.10%) Groovy
11 11 (13.10%) HTML
11 11 (13.10%) JavaScript
11 11 (13.10%) Open Source
11 11 (13.10%) AngularJS
11 11 (13.10%) Spock
11 11 (13.10%) Mentoring
11 11 (13.10%) Spring Boot
11 11 (13.10%) Cloud Native
12 10 (11.90%) Coaching
12 10 (11.90%) WebDriver
12 10 (11.90%) SQL

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 (2.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.19%) Apache
2 1 (1.19%) Apache Solr
2 1 (1.19%) CMS
2 1 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.19%) IIS
2 1 (1.19%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (3.57%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.38%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (2.38%) InDesign
2 2 (2.38%) OmniGraffle
2 2 (2.38%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 14 (16.67%) OpenShift
2 10 (11.90%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (7.14%) AWS CloudFormation
3 6 (7.14%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (2.38%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 2 (2.38%) Office 365
6 1 (1.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.19%) SMS
1 1 (1.19%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.14%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.38%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.38%) Power BI
5 1 (1.19%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 14 (16.67%) Selenium
2 12 (14.29%) JUnit
2 12 (14.29%) Maven
3 11 (13.10%) Spock
4 10 (11.90%) WebDriver
5 4 (4.76%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.38%) Axure RP
6 2 (2.38%) Calabash
6 2 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (2.38%) TestRail
6 2 (2.38%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.19%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.19%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.19%) JMeter
General
1 4 (4.76%) Local Government
2 1 (1.19%) Finance
Job Titles
1 37 (44.05%) Developer
2 24 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 19 (22.62%) Analyst
4 11 (13.10%) Test Analyst
5 10 (11.90%) Automation Test Analyst
6 9 (10.71%) AWS Developer
7 8 (9.52%) Test Specialist
7 8 (9.52%) Tester
8 7 (8.33%) Automation Tester
8 7 (8.33%) Business Analyst
8 7 (8.33%) Test Automation Specialist
9 6 (7.14%) .NET Developer
9 6 (7.14%) Project Manager
10 4 (4.76%) Delivery Manager
10 4 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
10 4 (4.76%) Senior Test Analyst
11 3 (3.57%) Java Software Developer
11 3 (3.57%) Senior Java Developer
11 3 (3.57%) Software Project Manager
11 3 (3.57%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (26.19%) Spring
2 11 (13.10%) AngularJS
2 11 (13.10%) HTML
2 11 (13.10%) Spring Boot
3 10 (11.90%) CSS
4 9 (10.71%) .NET
4 9 (10.71%) GWT
4 9 (10.71%) Struts
4 9 (10.71%) Web Services
5 6 (7.14%) CSS3
5 6 (7.14%) Dojo
5 6 (7.14%) HTML5
5 6 (7.14%) Spring MVC
5 6 (7.14%) Struts2
6 2 (2.38%) .NET Framework
6 2 (2.38%) D3.js
6 2 (2.38%) Highcharts JS
6 2 (2.38%) jQuery
6 2 (2.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (1.19%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.10%) Cloud Native
2 4 (4.76%) User Experience
3 3 (3.57%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.19%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.19%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.19%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (28.57%) Test Automation
2 20 (23.81%) Scrum
3 15 (17.86%) Microservices
3 15 (17.86%) UML
4 13 (15.48%) Kanban
4 13 (15.48%) OOA/OOD
5 12 (14.29%) MVC
6 11 (13.10%) Mentoring
6 11 (13.10%) Open Source
7 10 (11.90%) Coaching
8 8 (9.52%) Software Testing
9 7 (8.33%) Project Management
10 6 (7.14%) DevOps
11 5 (5.95%) Software Delivery
12 4 (4.76%) BDD
12 4 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (4.76%) Migration
12 4 (4.76%) PRINCE2
12 4 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (4.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 44 (52.38%) Java
2 11 (13.10%) Groovy
2 11 (13.10%) JavaScript
3 10 (11.90%) SQL
4 7 (8.33%) Python
5 6 (7.14%) C#
6 1 (1.19%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 28 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 22 (26.19%) SC Cleared
3 17 (20.24%) ISTQB
4 15 (17.86%) ISEB
5 6 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (3.57%) BC Cleared
6 3 (3.57%) PMP
7 2 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (1.19%) APMP
8 1 (1.19%) PgMP
8 1 (1.19%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.19%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.57%) Docker
2 1 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (10.71%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 9 (10.71%) Google
2 4 (4.76%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.57%) Xamarin
4 2 (2.38%) Adobe
5 1 (1.19%) VMware
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