Period
to 18 November 2017

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 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
Gloucestershire > Gloucester
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 3 12
Rank change year-on-year +2 +9 +15
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 70 48 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 30.17% 22.02% 13.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 35.90% 28.57% 16.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 35 24
Gloucester median daily rate £350 £450 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +4.35% +23.21%
10th Percentile £256 £325 £336
90th Percentile £479 £600 £512
Gloucestershire median daily rate £413 £448 £420
% change year-on-year -7.82% +6.55% -1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Gloucester median hourly rate - - -
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £27.50 £45.00 £54.90
% change year-on-year -38.89% -18.03% +29.17%

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 Gloucester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Gloucester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 195 168 171
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 84.05% 77.06% 80.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 128 142
Gloucester median daily rate £375 £394 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% -7.35% +13.33%
10th Percentile £226 £116 £242
90th Percentile £485 £575 £500
Gloucestershire median daily rate £400 £388 £400
% change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Gloucester median hourly rate £11.25 £11.75 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.26% -28.79% -5.71%
10th Percentile £10.20 £11.33 £15.15
90th Percentile £94.48 £11.98 £17.30
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £32.00 £38.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year -15.79% -8.43% +15.28%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucester

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

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 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Software Development in Gloucester

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 Gloucester region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 39 (55.71%) Banking
2 29 (41.43%) Retail Banking
3 26 (37.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 24 (34.29%) Migration
4 24 (34.29%) Finance
5 19 (27.14%) Scenario Testing
6 18 (25.71%) Test Scripting
7 16 (22.86%) Teradata
8 15 (21.43%) Scrum
9 14 (20.00%) DataStage
9 14 (20.00%) IBM InfoSphere
10 12 (17.14%) Data Warehouse
11 11 (15.71%) User Acceptance Testing
11 11 (15.71%) Defect Management
12 10 (14.29%) Regulatory Compliance
12 10 (14.29%) ETL
13 9 (12.86%) SDLC
14 8 (11.43%) Security Cleared
15 7 (10.00%) Java
16 6 (8.57%) Oracle
16 6 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
16 6 (8.57%) Project Management
16 6 (8.57%) Acceptance Criteria
17 5 (7.14%) Translating Business Requirements
17 5 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
17 5 (7.14%) Microsoft
17 5 (7.14%) JavaScript
17 5 (7.14%) SQL
17 5 (7.14%) Software Engineering
17 5 (7.14%) Continuous Integration

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 4 (5.71%) SAS
2 3 (4.29%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.71%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (4.29%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.86%) Office 365
4 1 (1.43%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.43%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.86%) LAN
1 2 (2.86%) WAN
1 2 (2.86%) WLAN
2 1 (1.43%) ATM
2 1 (1.43%) DSL
2 1 (1.43%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.00%) DataStage
1 14 (20.00%) IBM InfoSphere
2 12 (17.14%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (5.71%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.29%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.86%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (2.86%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.43%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (1.43%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.43%) DB2
6 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.43%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (1.43%) QualityStage
6 1 (1.43%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.43%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 5 (7.14%) JIRA
2 4 (5.71%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (2.86%) Subversion
3 2 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.86%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (1.43%) EasyMock
4 1 (1.43%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.43%) JUnit
General
1 39 (55.71%) Banking
2 29 (41.43%) Retail Banking
3 24 (34.29%) Finance
4 3 (4.29%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.43%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.43%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.43%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 25 (35.71%) Analyst
2 22 (31.43%) Developer
3 21 (30.00%) Test Analyst
4 13 (18.57%) DataStage Developer
5 9 (12.86%) Banking Analyst
6 6 (8.57%) Project Manager
7 4 (5.71%) Business Analyst
7 4 (5.71%) Coordinator
7 4 (5.71%) Java Developer
7 4 (5.71%) Senior Manager
7 4 (5.71%) Test Coordinator
8 3 (4.29%) Applications Developer
8 3 (4.29%) Automation Test Analyst
8 3 (4.29%) DV Cleared Java Developer
8 3 (4.29%) QA Analyst
8 3 (4.29%) QA Automation Analyst
8 3 (4.29%) QA Test Analyst
8 3 (4.29%) Senior Project Manager
9 2 (2.86%) Designer
9 2 (2.86%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.71%) CSS
1 4 (5.71%) HTML
1 4 (5.71%) jQuery
1 4 (5.71%) Web Services
2 3 (4.29%) Spring
3 2 (2.86%) .NET
3 2 (2.86%) Ajax
3 2 (2.86%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (2.86%) Backbone.js
3 2 (2.86%) CSS3
3 2 (2.86%) HTML5
3 2 (2.86%) Node.js
3 2 (2.86%) Play Framework
3 2 (2.86%) Spring Boot
3 2 (2.86%) Spring Cloud
3 2 (2.86%) WPF
3 2 (2.86%) XML
4 1 (1.43%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.43%) React
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.29%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.29%) User Experience
3 2 (2.86%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.29%) Linux
2 2 (2.86%) Windows
2 2 (2.86%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (37.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 24 (34.29%) Migration
3 19 (27.14%) Scenario Testing
4 18 (25.71%) Test Scripting
5 15 (21.43%) Scrum
6 11 (15.71%) Defect Management
6 11 (15.71%) User Acceptance Testing
7 10 (14.29%) ETL
7 10 (14.29%) Regulatory Compliance
8 9 (12.86%) SDLC
9 6 (8.57%) Acceptance Criteria
9 6 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (8.57%) Project Management
10 5 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (7.14%) Software Engineering
10 5 (7.14%) Translating Business Requirements
11 4 (5.71%) CRM
11 4 (5.71%) Test Automation
11 4 (5.71%) User Stories
11 4 (5.71%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.00%) Java
2 5 (7.14%) JavaScript
2 5 (7.14%) SQL
3 3 (4.29%) VBA
4 2 (2.86%) C
4 2 (2.86%) C#
4 2 (2.86%) PL/SQL
4 2 (2.86%) Scala
4 2 (2.86%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.43%) C++
5 1 (1.43%) Python
5 1 (1.43%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (11.43%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.71%) DV Cleared
2 4 (5.71%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.43%) ISEB
3 1 (1.43%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.43%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.71%) QA
2 1 (1.43%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.43%) PMO
2 1 (1.43%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.43%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (22.86%) Teradata
2 6 (8.57%) Oracle
3 5 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.71%) Google
5 2 (2.86%) Cisco
5 2 (2.86%) IBM
5 2 (2.86%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (2.86%) SAP
6 1 (1.43%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.43%) MuleSoft
6 1 (1.43%) Netezza
6 1 (1.43%) Tableau