The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 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 25 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
Gloucestershire / Gloucester
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 4 13
Rank change year-on-year 0 +9  
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 23 19 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 22.77% 18.81% 8.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 28.05% 22.35% 12.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 12 9
Median daily rate £325 £428 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.97% +0.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £318 £395
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £474 £490
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 £37.00
% change year-on-year +2.36% +14.18%  

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 Gloucester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Gloucester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 82 85 70
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 81.19% 84.16% 69.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 55 56
Median daily rate £350 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.67% -3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £550 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucester 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 Gloucester

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Software Development in Gloucester

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Gloucester over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Software Development in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 25 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 Gloucester region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 23 (57.50%) Banking
2 18 (45.00%) Test Scripting
3 16 (40.00%) Scenario Testing
4 15 (37.50%) Retail Banking
4 15 (37.50%) Retail
5 12 (30.00%) Migration
5 12 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 9 (22.50%) Defect Management
8 8 (20.00%) Finance
8 8 (20.00%) Regulatory Compliance
9 6 (15.00%) Translating Business Requirements
9 6 (15.00%) Security Cleared
9 6 (15.00%) Scrum
10 5 (12.50%) Waterfall
10 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (10.00%) C++
11 4 (10.00%) C
11 4 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (7.50%) OOD
12 3 (7.50%) OO
12 3 (7.50%) SAP
12 3 (7.50%) Web Services
12 3 (7.50%) Quality Management
12 3 (7.50%) Embedded C++
12 3 (7.50%) MATLAB
12 3 (7.50%) Project Management
12 3 (7.50%) Google
12 3 (7.50%) DV Cleared
12 3 (7.50%) Test Automation

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucester 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 1 (2.50%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) DSL
1 1 (2.50%) Firewall
1 1 (2.50%) Internet
1 1 (2.50%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) JIRA
2 1 (2.50%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.50%) IDA Disassembler
2 1 (2.50%) Metasploit
General
1 23 (57.50%) Banking
2 15 (37.50%) Retail
2 15 (37.50%) Retail Banking
3 8 (20.00%) Finance
4 2 (5.00%) Electronics
4 2 (5.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.00%) Marketing
4 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.50%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.50%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 27 (67.50%) Analyst
2 20 (50.00%) Test Analyst
3 9 (22.50%) Banking Analyst
4 8 (20.00%) Developer
5 6 (15.00%) Business Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) Junior
6 4 (10.00%) Junior Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) Junior Test Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Applications Developer
7 3 (7.50%) C++ Developer
7 3 (7.50%) C++ Software Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Software Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Agile Business Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Automation Test Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Coordinator
8 2 (5.00%) Java Developer
8 2 (5.00%) QA Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) QA Automation Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) QA Test Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Test Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.50%) Web Services
2 2 (5.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.50%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.50%) Algorithms
3 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.00%) User Experience
4 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.50%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (45.00%) Test Scripting
2 16 (40.00%) Scenario Testing
3 12 (30.00%) Migration
3 12 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 9 (22.50%) Defect Management
6 8 (20.00%) Regulatory Compliance
7 6 (15.00%) Scrum
7 6 (15.00%) Translating Business Requirements
8 5 (12.50%) Waterfall
9 4 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (7.50%) OO
10 3 (7.50%) OOD
10 3 (7.50%) Project Management
10 3 (7.50%) Quality Management
10 3 (7.50%) Test Automation
10 3 (7.50%) User Stories
11 2 (5.00%) QA Automation
11 2 (5.00%) SDLC
11 2 (5.00%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.00%) C
1 4 (10.00%) C++
2 3 (7.50%) Embedded C++
2 3 (7.50%) MATLAB
3 2 (5.00%) Java
3 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.50%) DV Cleared
3 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.50%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.50%) Degree
4 1 (2.50%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (7.50%) Google
1 3 (7.50%) SAP
2 1 (2.50%) IBM
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
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