Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 24 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
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 7 6
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1 +4
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 532 592 693
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 14.95% 15.21% 15.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.73% 18.93% 18.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 287 351 449
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £420 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +13.51% -1.33%
10th Percentile £313 £281 £274
90th Percentile £538 £525 £475
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 35 16
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +11.11% +1.25%
10th Percentile £39.65 £38.50 £36.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £59.31 £51.25
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £40.52
% change year-on-year - +11.06% -4.66%

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 Hampshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2840 3127 3687
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 79.80% 80.32% 82.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1674 2003 2277
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £238 £250 £263
90th Percentile £538 £550 £513
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 163 193
Hampshire median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +40.91% +18.92%
10th Percentile £12.24 £12.50 £12.50
90th Percentile £48.98 £56.75 £48.65
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £26.00 £26.60
% change year-on-year -11.54% -2.26% +52.00%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Hampshire

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Software Development in Hampshire

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Hampshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Software Development in Hampshire

Agile Software Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Agile Software Development in Hampshire

Agile Software Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Hampshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Agile Software Development in Hampshire

Agile Software Development
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke +11 119 £450 +5.88% 26
Southampton -1 60 £388 -8.82% 35
Fareham +7 57 £400 -5.88% 9
Portsmouth +2 49 £340 -15.00% 12
Farnborough -2 21 £425 +19.30% 11
Havant -1 20 £525 +9.09% 4
Winchester -8 14 £375 +1.35% 8
Fleet +3 10 £500 -
Hook +12 7 £306 -23.44% 1
Eastleigh -5 7 £494 +9.72% 2
Andover -5 7 £400 -5.88% 2
Aldershot -2 5 £525 +7.69% 2
Petersfield - 3 £300 - 3
Waterlooville - 2 - -
Agile Software Development
South East

For the 6 months to 24 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 151 (28.38%) Scrum
2 117 (21.99%) JavaScript
3 111 (20.86%) SQL
4 108 (20.30%) C#
5 106 (19.92%) Microsoft
6 96 (18.05%) Waterfall
7 93 (17.48%) Linux
8 89 (16.73%) HTML
8 89 (16.73%) .NET
8 89 (16.73%) Security Cleared
9 87 (16.35%) Java
10 85 (15.98%) TDD
11 82 (15.41%) SQL Server
11 82 (15.41%) CSS
12 69 (12.97%) DevOps
13 67 (12.59%) Unix
14 63 (11.84%) Oracle
14 63 (11.84%) Git (software)
14 63 (11.84%) Test Automation
15 62 (11.65%) SC Cleared
15 62 (11.65%) SDLC
16 59 (11.09%) XML
17 56 (10.53%) Project Management
18 54 (10.15%) MVC
18 54 (10.15%) Visual Studio
18 54 (10.15%) Jenkins
19 52 (9.77%) Web Services
19 52 (9.77%) JIRA
20 50 (9.40%) Degree
20 50 (9.40%) jQuery

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 25 (4.70%) Apache
2 18 (3.38%) Apache Spark
3 17 (3.20%) Cloud Foundry
4 13 (2.44%) GemFire
4 13 (2.44%) Tomcat
5 11 (2.07%) SharePoint
6 10 (1.88%) Elasticsearch
6 10 (1.88%) OpenStack
6 10 (1.88%) SAS
7 6 (1.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 6 (1.13%) WebLogic
8 5 (0.94%) CMS
8 5 (0.94%) Sitecore CMS
9 4 (0.75%) IIS
9 4 (0.75%) JBoss
9 4 (0.75%) Jupyter
10 3 (0.56%) Confluence
10 3 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.19%) Commerce Server
11 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (0.94%) MS Visio
2 4 (0.75%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.56%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (0.56%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (0.56%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.19%) InDesign
4 1 (0.19%) InVision
4 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.50%) Remedy ITSM
3 5 (0.94%) Eloqua
3 5 (0.94%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (0.56%) Oracle BRM
5 2 (0.38%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.38%) SAP APO
6 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 31 (5.83%) PaaS
2 29 (5.45%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (4.14%) GitHub
3 22 (4.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 16 (3.01%) IaaS
5 8 (1.50%) SaaS
6 5 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.75%) Dynamics 365
8 3 (0.56%) npm
9 1 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 1 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.19%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.19%) Force.com
9 1 (0.19%) Office 365
9 1 (0.19%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.19%) Slack
9 1 (0.19%) Taleo
9 1 (0.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.57%) TCP/IP
2 14 (2.63%) Firewall
3 10 (1.88%) Network Security
4 8 (1.50%) CTI
5 6 (1.13%) DNS
5 6 (1.13%) LAN
6 5 (0.94%) HTTP
6 5 (0.94%) Internet
6 5 (0.94%) WAN
7 4 (0.75%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (0.75%) MVNO
7 4 (0.75%) VSAN
8 3 (0.56%) DHCP
8 3 (0.56%) IPv4
8 3 (0.56%) PuTTY
8 3 (0.56%) SMTP
8 3 (0.56%) SSL
8 3 (0.56%) Tactical Data Link
8 3 (0.56%) VPN
8 3 (0.56%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (15.41%) SQL Server
2 32 (6.02%) Big Data
3 29 (5.45%) Hadoop
4 21 (3.95%) HBase
5 20 (3.76%) Relational Database
6 17 (3.20%) SQL Server 2008
7 14 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
8 13 (2.44%) Apache Hive
8 13 (2.44%) MySQL
8 13 (2.44%) OLTP
8 13 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
9 12 (2.26%) Oracle Database
10 11 (2.07%) NoSQL
10 11 (2.07%) Oracle BI EE
10 11 (2.07%) RDBMS
11 10 (1.88%) SAS Data Integration Studio
12 9 (1.69%) OLAP
12 9 (1.69%) Oracle OLAP
13 7 (1.32%) SQL Server 2016
13 7 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 63 (11.84%) Git (software)
2 54 (10.15%) Jenkins
2 54 (10.15%) Visual Studio
3 52 (9.77%) JIRA
4 36 (6.77%) Team Foundation Server
5 34 (6.39%) Selenium
6 22 (4.14%) Gradle
7 21 (3.95%) Cucumber
7 21 (3.95%) JUnit
8 17 (3.20%) Maven
9 13 (2.44%) IntelliJ
10 12 (2.26%) Ant
11 10 (1.88%) SoapUI
11 10 (1.88%) SpecFlow
11 10 (1.88%) WiX
12 9 (1.69%) Bitbucket
13 8 (1.50%) Eclipse
13 8 (1.50%) webpack
14 7 (1.32%) Moq
15 6 (1.13%) HP UFT
General
1 47 (8.83%) Finance
2 31 (5.83%) Telecoms
3 27 (5.08%) Retail
4 21 (3.95%) Marketing
5 10 (1.88%) Manufacturing
6 7 (1.32%) Banking
7 6 (1.13%) Aerospace
7 6 (1.13%) Back Office
7 6 (1.13%) Military
8 5 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (0.94%) Publishing
9 4 (0.75%) Legal
10 3 (0.56%) Billing
10 3 (0.56%) Dutch Language
10 3 (0.56%) Games
10 3 (0.56%) German Language
10 3 (0.56%) Polish Language
11 2 (0.38%) Automotive
12 1 (0.19%) Advertising
12 1 (0.19%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 207 (38.91%) Developer
2 78 (14.66%) Analyst
3 52 (9.77%) .NET Developer
4 48 (9.02%) Project Manager
5 45 (8.46%) Business Analyst
6 41 (7.71%) Java Developer
7 39 (7.33%) Architect
8 36 (6.77%) C# Developer
9 24 (4.51%) C# .NET Developer
10 21 (3.95%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 20 (3.76%) Senior Developer
12 19 (3.57%) Software Developer
13 18 (3.38%) Designer
13 18 (3.38%) JavaScript Developer
14 17 (3.20%) IT Manager
15 16 (3.01%) Delivery Manager
15 16 (3.01%) Programme Manager
15 16 (3.01%) Software Engineer
15 16 (3.01%) Systems Analyst
15 16 (3.01%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (16.73%) .NET
1 89 (16.73%) HTML
2 82 (15.41%) CSS
3 59 (11.09%) XML
4 52 (9.77%) Web Services
5 50 (9.40%) jQuery
6 47 (8.83%) AngularJS
7 46 (8.65%) REST
8 39 (7.33%) JSON
9 35 (6.58%) ASP.NET
10 33 (6.20%) Spring
11 32 (6.02%) Middleware
12 30 (5.64%) .NET Framework
13 29 (5.45%) Ajax
13 29 (5.45%) J2EE
14 25 (4.70%) ASP.NET MVC
14 25 (4.70%) WCF
15 24 (4.51%) Kafka
15 24 (4.51%) Node.js
15 24 (4.51%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 47 (8.83%) User Experience
2 29 (5.45%) Linux Command Line
3 20 (3.76%) Virtual Team
4 15 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
5 14 (2.63%) Replication
6 13 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (1.88%) Greenfield Project
8 9 (1.69%) CMDB
8 9 (1.69%) Derivative
9 8 (1.50%) Computer Science
9 8 (1.50%) Mobile App
10 7 (1.32%) Data Centre
10 7 (1.32%) Data Structures
11 6 (1.13%) W3C
12 5 (0.94%) Client/Server
12 5 (0.94%) Minimum Viable Product
12 5 (0.94%) Social Media
12 5 (0.94%) Video on Demand
13 3 (0.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 3 (0.56%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 93 (17.48%) Linux
2 67 (12.59%) Unix
3 48 (9.02%) Windows
4 21 (3.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (1.69%) Windows Server
6 6 (1.13%) CentOS
7 5 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.38%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.38%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.38%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.19%) Android
9 1 (0.19%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.19%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (28.38%) Scrum
2 96 (18.05%) Waterfall
3 85 (15.98%) TDD
4 69 (12.97%) DevOps
5 63 (11.84%) Test Automation
6 62 (11.65%) SDLC
7 56 (10.53%) Project Management
8 54 (10.15%) MVC
9 49 (9.21%) Software Engineering
10 43 (8.08%) User Stories
11 40 (7.52%) BDD
11 40 (7.52%) System Testing
11 40 (7.52%) Web Development
12 38 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
13 37 (6.95%) Unit Testing
14 35 (6.58%) Acceptance Criteria
15 34 (6.39%) User Acceptance Testing
16 33 (6.20%) PRINCE2
17 31 (5.83%) Continuous Integration
18 30 (5.64%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 117 (21.99%) JavaScript
2 111 (20.86%) SQL
3 108 (20.30%) C#
4 87 (16.35%) Java
5 29 (5.45%) Python
5 29 (5.45%) T-SQL
6 27 (5.08%) TypeScript
7 25 (4.70%) Shell Script
8 18 (3.38%) PowerShell
9 16 (3.01%) C++
10 15 (2.82%) PL/SQL
11 14 (2.63%) C
12 10 (1.88%) Bash Shell
12 10 (1.88%) Ruby
13 8 (1.50%) F#
14 7 (1.32%) ES6
15 5 (0.94%) PHP
15 5 (0.94%) R
16 4 (0.75%) CoffeeScript
16 4 (0.75%) Perl
Qualifications
1 89 (16.73%) Security Cleared
2 62 (11.65%) SC Cleared
3 50 (9.40%) Degree
4 16 (3.01%) ISEB
4 16 (3.01%) ISTQB
5 11 (2.07%) DV Cleared
6 10 (1.88%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (0.75%) CCNA
7 4 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (0.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (0.75%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.56%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (0.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (0.56%) PMP
9 2 (0.38%) CESG Certified Professional
9 2 (0.38%) IIBA
9 2 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (7.14%) QA
2 21 (3.95%) GDPR
3 8 (1.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.32%) PMO
5 6 (1.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 6 (1.13%) JSP 440
6 4 (0.75%) Disclosure Scotland
6 4 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 15288
6 4 (0.75%) SLA
7 2 (0.38%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.38%) TickIT
8 1 (0.19%) Data Quality
System Software
1 25 (4.70%) Docker
2 21 (3.95%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 21 (3.95%) HDFS
3 13 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (1.32%) vSphere
5 5 (0.94%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (0.94%) Xen
6 3 (0.56%) KVM
7 2 (0.38%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.19%) VMware NSX
8 1 (0.19%) zsh
Systems Management
1 13 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (1.88%) Puppet
3 8 (1.50%) Hadoop YARN
3 8 (1.50%) Netcool
3 8 (1.50%) Terraform
4 7 (1.32%) Ansible
4 7 (1.32%) Packer
5 5 (0.94%) Ambari
5 5 (0.94%) Kubernetes
5 5 (0.94%) logstash
5 5 (0.94%) ZABBIX
6 4 (0.75%) Grafana
6 4 (0.75%) vCenter Server
7 3 (0.56%) Cacti
8 2 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (0.38%) vRealize
9 1 (0.19%) Cobbler
9 1 (0.19%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 1 (0.19%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 106 (19.92%) Microsoft
2 63 (11.84%) Oracle
3 26 (4.89%) Red Hat
4 21 (3.95%) VMware
5 19 (3.57%) Telerik
6 12 (2.26%) Pega
7 10 (1.88%) Cisco
8 9 (1.69%) BMC
8 9 (1.69%) HP
8 9 (1.69%) SAP
8 9 (1.69%) Siebel
9 8 (1.50%) Remedy
9 8 (1.50%) ServiceNow
10 7 (1.32%) Citrix
10 7 (1.32%) Sitecore
11 6 (1.13%) IBM
11 6 (1.13%) Splunk
12 5 (0.94%) Adobe
13 4 (0.75%) ESRI
13 4 (0.75%) Symantec