Period
to 19 September 2019

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 19 September 2019 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
19 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 3 3 5
Rank change year-on-year 0 +2 +4
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 730 715 548
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 20.36% 19.26% 15.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 23.56% 22.96% 18.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 446 479 291
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £320 £331 £306
90th Percentile £575 £558 £550
South East median daily rate £463 £450 £440
% change year-on-year +2.78% +2.27% +3.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 25 22
Hampshire median hourly rate £48.75 £42.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.71% -5.56% -
10th Percentile £23.18 £25.75 £41.25
90th Percentile £60.00 £53.25 £46.00
South East median hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

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 3,099 3,114 2,970
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 86.42% 83.87% 82.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,945 1,867 1,790
Hampshire median daily rate £433 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.76% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £300 £299 £250
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £450 £435 £415
% change year-on-year +3.45% +4.82% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 183 150 144
Hampshire median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -6.67% -2.60%
10th Percentile £14.85 £12.47 £10.73
90th Percentile £57.50 £54.22 £47.50
South East median hourly rate £31.00 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +24.00% +25.00% -12.09%

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 19 September 2019.

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 19 September 2019.

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 19 September 2019. 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
Southampton -1 130 £475 -1.30% 58
Portsmouth -2 90 £425 +13.33% 23
Basingstoke +4 83 £450 - 25
Farnborough -1 77 £450 +2.86% 27
Fareham +2 75 £450 -5.26% 14
Havant +3 22 £495 +1.54% 7
Aldershot +1 16 £525 -6.67% 8
Andover -2 16 £430 +23.74% 3
Fleet +11 15 £540 +35.00% 6
Hook +6 13 £388 +3.33% 2
Winchester -2 9 £463 +5.11% 9
Eastleigh -6 6 £475 - 4
Romsey -2 3 £500 +17.65%
Agile Software Development
South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 222 (30.41%) JavaScript
2 196 (26.85%) C#
3 178 (24.38%) Scrum
4 170 (23.29%) Java
5 161 (22.05%) .NET
6 158 (21.64%) HTML
7 150 (20.55%) CSS
8 143 (19.59%) Security Cleared
9 142 (19.45%) TDD
9 142 (19.45%) DevOps
10 134 (18.36%) Azure
11 131 (17.95%) Test Automation
12 122 (16.71%) Git (software)
13 113 (15.48%) SQL
14 104 (14.25%) SC Cleared
15 94 (12.88%) Microsoft
15 94 (12.88%) MVC
16 93 (12.74%) Continuous Integration
16 93 (12.74%) JIRA
17 90 (12.33%) ASP.NET
18 89 (12.19%) Python
18 89 (12.19%) AngularJS
19 86 (11.78%) Linux
20 82 (11.23%) BDD
21 81 (11.10%) SQL Server
22 79 (10.82%) Finance
23 73 (10.00%) Spring
24 69 (9.45%) Node.js
25 67 (9.18%) Software Engineering
26 64 (8.77%) Windows

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 26 (3.56%) Confluence
2 22 (3.01%) Apache
3 16 (2.19%) Apache Spark
3 16 (2.19%) Umbraco
4 11 (1.51%) Elasticsearch
5 10 (1.37%) IIS
6 8 (1.10%) Apache Solr
6 8 (1.10%) SharePoint
7 7 (0.96%) nginx
7 7 (0.96%) WebSphere
8 6 (0.82%) ArcGIS
8 6 (0.82%) Cloud Foundry
8 6 (0.82%) GemFire
8 6 (0.82%) Tomcat
9 5 (0.68%) CMS
9 5 (0.68%) WebLogic
10 4 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (0.55%) EPiServer
10 4 (0.55%) GlassFish
11 3 (0.41%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (1.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (0.68%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (0.41%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.27%) AutoCAD
4 2 (0.27%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.14%) Adobe XD
5 1 (0.14%) InVision
5 1 (0.14%) Marvel
5 1 (0.14%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 15 (2.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.14%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.14%) SAP MM
2 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.14%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 134 (18.36%) Azure
2 57 (7.81%) AWS
3 38 (5.21%) PaaS
4 35 (4.79%) IaaS
5 32 (4.38%) GitHub
6 18 (2.47%) Serverless
7 12 (1.64%) OpenShift
8 11 (1.51%) npm
9 9 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
10 8 (1.10%) SaaS
11 7 (0.96%) AWS CloudFormation
11 7 (0.96%) Loggly
11 7 (0.96%) Power Platform
12 6 (0.82%) Amazon S3
12 6 (0.82%) Dynamics 365
12 6 (0.82%) GCP
12 6 (0.82%) OneDrive
13 5 (0.68%) Amazon EMR
13 5 (0.68%) BlazeMeter
13 5 (0.68%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.64%) 3GPP
2 10 (1.37%) Bluetooth
3 9 (1.23%) Firewall
3 9 (1.23%) Wireless
3 9 (1.23%) ZigBee
4 8 (1.10%) DSL
5 6 (0.82%) DNS
6 5 (0.68%) SSL
7 4 (0.55%) Internet
7 4 (0.55%) LAN
7 4 (0.55%) NAS
7 4 (0.55%) Network Security
8 3 (0.41%) Broadband
8 3 (0.41%) Junos
8 3 (0.41%) RFID
8 3 (0.41%) WAN
9 2 (0.27%) Cisco ICM
9 2 (0.27%) DMZ
9 2 (0.27%) Reverse Proxy
9 2 (0.27%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (11.10%) SQL Server
2 33 (4.52%) Relational Database
3 23 (3.15%) NoSQL
4 22 (3.01%) MySQL
5 19 (2.60%) Hadoop
6 18 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
6 18 (2.47%) Oracle Database
6 18 (2.47%) Redis
7 17 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
8 16 (2.19%) Big Data
8 16 (2.19%) MongoDB
9 15 (2.05%) RDBMS
10 10 (1.37%) MariaDB
11 9 (1.23%) HBase
11 9 (1.23%) Oracle BI EE
11 9 (1.23%) Oracle ODI
11 9 (1.23%) Oracle OWB
11 9 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 8 (1.10%) Parquet
13 7 (0.96%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 122 (16.71%) Git (software)
2 93 (12.74%) JIRA
3 62 (8.49%) Jenkins
4 57 (7.81%) Selenium
5 37 (5.07%) Bitbucket
5 37 (5.07%) Cucumber
6 33 (4.52%) Team Foundation Server
7 30 (4.11%) Visual Studio
8 26 (3.56%) Visual Studio Team System
9 23 (3.15%) webpack
10 20 (2.74%) JMeter
11 18 (2.47%) gulp
11 18 (2.47%) SpecFlow
12 17 (2.33%) Gradle
13 16 (2.19%) TeamCity
14 14 (1.92%) Subversion
15 13 (1.78%) Jasmine
15 13 (1.78%) WebDriver
16 12 (1.64%) Octopus Deploy
17 11 (1.51%) Babel
General
1 79 (10.82%) Finance
2 35 (4.79%) Retail
3 24 (3.29%) Public Sector
4 20 (2.74%) Telecoms
5 11 (1.51%) Manufacturing
6 8 (1.10%) Military
7 7 (0.96%) Banking
8 6 (0.82%) Aerospace
8 6 (0.82%) French Language
8 6 (0.82%) Legal
9 5 (0.68%) Automotive
9 5 (0.68%) Local Government
10 4 (0.55%) Police
11 3 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.27%) Billing
12 2 (0.27%) Marketing
13 1 (0.14%) Advertising
13 1 (0.14%) Avionics
13 1 (0.14%) Electronics
13 1 (0.14%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 333 (45.62%) Developer
2 69 (9.45%) .NET Developer
3 66 (9.04%) Java Developer
4 65 (8.90%) Analyst
5 45 (6.16%) Architect
5 45 (6.16%) C# Developer
6 43 (5.89%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 43 (5.89%) Test Engineer
7 35 (4.79%) Full Stack Developer
8 33 (4.52%) Business Analyst
9 30 (4.11%) Project Manager
10 28 (3.84%) Senior Developer
10 28 (3.84%) Software Developer
11 27 (3.70%) Tester
12 26 (3.56%) C# .NET Developer
12 26 (3.56%) Software Engineer
13 23 (3.15%) Test Analyst
14 20 (2.74%) JavaScript Developer
15 19 (2.60%) Scrum Master
15 19 (2.60%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 161 (22.05%) .NET
2 158 (21.64%) HTML
3 150 (20.55%) CSS
4 90 (12.33%) ASP.NET
5 89 (12.19%) AngularJS
6 73 (10.00%) Spring
7 69 (9.45%) Node.js
8 64 (8.77%) REST
9 59 (8.08%) ASP.NET MVC
9 59 (8.08%) RESTful
10 51 (6.99%) JSON
10 51 (6.99%) React
11 50 (6.85%) .NET Core
12 49 (6.71%) Web Services
13 44 (6.03%) XML
14 31 (4.25%) .NET Framework
14 31 (4.25%) ASP.NET Web API
15 29 (3.97%) HTML5
16 28 (3.84%) Kafka
16 28 (3.84%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 42 (5.75%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (3.84%) User Experience
3 24 (3.29%) Self-Motivation
4 23 (3.15%) Linux Command Line
5 21 (2.88%) Greenfield Project
6 16 (2.19%) Management Information System
7 14 (1.92%) Public Cloud
8 11 (1.51%) Mobile App
8 11 (1.51%) Virtual Team
9 9 (1.23%) Smart Energy
9 9 (1.23%) Smart Meter
10 7 (0.96%) Life Science
10 7 (0.96%) NHS
11 5 (0.68%) Cloud Native
11 5 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (0.68%) PMI
12 4 (0.55%) Algorithms
12 4 (0.55%) Driving Licence
12 4 (0.55%) Hybrid Cloud
12 4 (0.55%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 86 (11.78%) Linux
2 64 (8.77%) Windows
3 40 (5.48%) Unix
4 17 (2.33%) Apple iOS
5 13 (1.78%) Windows Server
6 8 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (1.10%) VMS
7 6 (0.82%) Android
8 5 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.55%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 3 (0.41%) Mac OS X
10 3 (0.41%) Solaris
10 3 (0.41%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.14%) CentOS
11 1 (0.14%) Debian
11 1 (0.14%) Robot Operating System
11 1 (0.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (24.38%) Scrum
2 142 (19.45%) DevOps
2 142 (19.45%) TDD
3 131 (17.95%) Test Automation
4 94 (12.88%) MVC
5 93 (12.74%) Continuous Integration
6 82 (11.23%) BDD
7 67 (9.18%) Software Engineering
8 60 (8.22%) Microservices
9 53 (7.26%) Kanban
9 53 (7.26%) User Stories
10 50 (6.85%) Front End Development
11 49 (6.71%) OOP
12 48 (6.58%) Waterfall
13 46 (6.30%) Project Management
14 45 (6.16%) OO
15 43 (5.89%) ITIL
16 42 (5.75%) Scaled Agile Framework
16 42 (5.75%) Unit Testing
17 39 (5.34%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 222 (30.41%) JavaScript
2 196 (26.85%) C#
3 170 (23.29%) Java
4 113 (15.48%) SQL
5 89 (12.19%) Python
6 58 (7.95%) TypeScript
7 49 (6.71%) Java 8
8 28 (3.84%) C++
9 26 (3.56%) PHP
10 25 (3.42%) C
11 23 (3.15%) Shell Script
12 19 (2.60%) ES6
12 19 (2.60%) PL/SQL
13 18 (2.47%) Bash Shell
14 16 (2.19%) Objective-C
15 15 (2.05%) Apple Swift
16 14 (1.92%) PowerShell
17 11 (1.51%) Embedded C
17 11 (1.51%) Ruby
18 10 (1.37%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 143 (19.59%) Security Cleared
2 104 (14.25%) SC Cleared
3 60 (8.22%) Degree
4 22 (3.01%) ISTQB
5 18 (2.47%) ISEB
6 14 (1.92%) Computer Science Degree
6 14 (1.92%) DV Cleared
7 9 (1.23%) Master's Degree
8 8 (1.10%) ISEB Practitioner
9 7 (0.96%) BPSS Clearance
9 7 (0.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 7 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 5 (0.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 5 (0.68%) PMI Certification
10 5 (0.68%) PMP
11 4 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (0.55%) MCSE
11 4 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (0.55%) TOGAF Certification
12 2 (0.27%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (6.85%) QA
2 13 (1.78%) Data Quality
3 9 (1.23%) MISRA
4 7 (0.96%) PMO
5 5 (0.68%) GDPR
5 5 (0.68%) SLA
6 2 (0.27%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (0.27%) GLP
6 2 (0.27%) GMP
6 2 (0.27%) Good Clinical Practice
6 2 (0.27%) ISO 22301
6 2 (0.27%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.14%) HL7
7 1 (0.14%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 61 (8.36%) Docker
2 13 (1.78%) Active Directory
3 11 (1.51%) HDFS
4 9 (1.23%) Firmware
4 9 (1.23%) Hyper-V
5 7 (0.96%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 5 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (0.27%) vCloud
7 2 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.27%) vSphere
8 1 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.14%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 29 (3.97%) Ansible
2 25 (3.42%) Kubernetes
3 20 (2.74%) Terraform
4 14 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (1.64%) Puppet
6 7 (0.96%) Hadoop YARN
7 6 (0.82%) HP ALM
7 6 (0.82%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (0.41%) Kibana
8 3 (0.41%) logstash
8 3 (0.41%) Netcool
8 3 (0.41%) Tivoli
9 2 (0.27%) Cisco UCCE
9 2 (0.27%) Single Sign-On
9 2 (0.27%) vRealize
9 2 (0.27%) WSUS
10 1 (0.14%) IBM Guardium
10 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Intune
10 1 (0.14%) Prometheus
10 1 (0.14%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 94 (12.88%) Microsoft
2 62 (8.49%) Oracle
3 23 (3.15%) Atlassian
4 18 (2.47%) IBM
5 16 (2.19%) Telerik
6 14 (1.92%) Cisco
7 13 (1.78%) Google
8 12 (1.64%) Remedy
9 11 (1.51%) ServiceNow
9 11 (1.51%) VMware
10 9 (1.23%) HP
10 9 (1.23%) Xamarin
11 8 (1.10%) SAP
12 7 (0.96%) ESRI
12 7 (0.96%) New Relic
13 6 (0.82%) CA Agile Central
13 6 (0.82%) Dell
14 5 (0.68%) Citrix
14 5 (0.68%) Cypress Semiconductor
14 5 (0.68%) Red Hat