Period
to 4 June 2020

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 4 June 2020 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
4 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 3 1 3
Rank change year-on-year -2 +2 +2
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 365 830 673
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Hampshire 20.59% 24.01% 17.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 24.00% 26.98% 21.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 545 427
Median daily rate £465 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £325 £358 £325
90th Percentile £588 £587 £540
South East median daily rate £465 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -2.11% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 27 24
Median hourly rate £39.77 £55.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.69% +22.22% -
10th Percentile £20.70 £25.73 £32.50
90th Percentile £55.60 £60.00 £60.23
South East median hourly rate £39.77 £50.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -20.46% +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 1,521 3,076 3,191
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 85.79% 88.98% 84.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 875 1,957 1,852
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £285 £300 £275
90th Percentile £593 £588 £575
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £430
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 181 131
Median hourly rate £35.00 £33.40 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.79% +11.33% +9.09%
10th Percentile £14.91 £12.50 £12.23
90th Percentile £57.50 £57.50 £52.50
Median hourly rate £25.00 £30.25 £24.66
% change year-on-year -17.36% +22.69% +23.28%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings citing Agile Software Development as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Agile Software Development in Hampshire.

Daily rate trend for Agile Software Development in Hampshire

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Agile Software Development in Hampshire over the 6 months to 4 June 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Agile Software Development in Hampshire

Agile Software Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Agile Software Development in Hampshire.

Hourly rate trend for Agile Software Development in Hampshire

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Agile Software Development in Hampshire over the 6 months to 4 June 2020.

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 4 June 2020. 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 +1 126 £425 -8.11% 13
Portsmouth 0 34 £475 +5.56% 4
Fareham -1 33 £460 +2.22% 3
Basingstoke -5 19 £450 - 9
Aldershot +11 18 £299 -0.33% 4
Andover 0 17 £463 +8.82% 3
Havant -17 10 £470 -5.05% 4
Winchester +4 8 £475 +5.56% 2
Gosport - 8 £750 -
Fleet +12 6 £405 -0.98%
Farnborough -13 6 £430 -1.71% 13
Hook +9 5 £386 +3.00% 1
Eastleigh 0 3 £400 -23.81% 1
Romsey +8 2 £638 +23.79%
Bordon - 2 - -
Agile Software Development
South East

For the 6 months to 4 June 2020, 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.

1 104 (28.49%) Security Cleared
2 91 (24.93%) SC Cleared
2 91 (24.93%) Scrum
3 69 (18.90%) Azure
4 66 (18.08%) DevOps
5 65 (17.81%) Java
6 63 (17.26%) Test Automation
7 49 (13.42%) Python
8 47 (12.88%) C#
8 47 (12.88%) Stakeholder Management
9 45 (12.33%) Linux
10 44 (12.05%) SQL
11 42 (11.51%) Git (software)
12 41 (11.23%) Microsoft
12 41 (11.23%) Public Sector
13 39 (10.68%) Software Engineering
13 39 (10.68%) AWS
14 37 (10.14%) Problem-Solving
15 36 (9.86%) SDLC
15 36 (9.86%) JavaScript
16 35 (9.59%) JIRA
17 33 (9.04%) Degree
18 32 (8.77%) HTML
18 32 (8.77%) Analytics
19 31 (8.49%) Analytical Skills
19 31 (8.49%) TDD
20 30 (8.22%) User Stories
21 29 (7.95%) Continuous Integration
21 29 (7.95%) Waterfall
22 28 (7.67%) QA

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 20 (5.48%) Confluence
2 16 (4.38%) CMS
3 10 (2.74%) Apache Spark
4 8 (2.19%) Apache
5 7 (1.92%) Cloud Foundry
5 7 (1.92%) SharePoint
5 7 (1.92%) Tomcat
6 6 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (1.37%) nginx
7 5 (1.37%) WebSphere
8 4 (1.10%) GemFire
8 4 (1.10%) WebLogic
9 3 (0.82%) NServiceBus
10 2 (0.55%) ArcGIS
10 2 (0.55%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.55%) Oracle Spatial
10 2 (0.55%) SAS
10 2 (0.55%) Skype for Business
11 1 (0.27%) Oracle Application Server
11 1 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (1.37%) InVision
2 3 (0.82%) Chatbot
2 3 (0.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.82%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.82%) Sketch
3 1 (0.27%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (0.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.82%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.82%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.82%) Primavera
3 2 (0.55%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 69 (18.90%) Azure
2 39 (10.68%) AWS
3 18 (4.93%) IaaS
4 14 (3.84%) PaaS
5 8 (2.19%) Google Analytics
6 7 (1.92%) GitHub
6 7 (1.92%) OpenShift
7 6 (1.64%) Azure Active Directory
7 6 (1.64%) SaaS
8 5 (1.37%) Amazon S3
8 5 (1.37%) Power Platform
9 4 (1.10%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (1.10%) Amazon ECS
9 4 (1.10%) Amazon ELB
9 4 (1.10%) Amazon EMR
9 4 (1.10%) Amazon Kinesis
9 4 (1.10%) AWS Lambda
9 4 (1.10%) Azure Data Factory
9 4 (1.10%) GCP
9 4 (1.10%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.37%) SNMP
2 4 (1.10%) DSL
2 4 (1.10%) Internet
3 3 (0.82%) BGP
3 3 (0.82%) Cisco Firepower
3 3 (0.82%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (0.82%) DNS
3 3 (0.82%) Firewall
3 3 (0.82%) OSPF
3 3 (0.82%) VSAN
4 2 (0.55%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (0.55%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 2 (0.55%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (0.55%) HTTP
4 2 (0.55%) Skype
4 2 (0.55%) SSL
4 2 (0.55%) Unified Communications
4 2 (0.55%) VoIP
5 1 (0.27%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (0.27%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (5.48%) SQL Server
2 17 (4.66%) Big Data
3 16 (4.38%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (2.74%) Oracle BI EE
5 8 (2.19%) Relational Database
6 7 (1.92%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 7 (1.92%) GIS
7 6 (1.64%) MariaDB
7 6 (1.64%) NoSQL
7 6 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (1.37%) Oracle Database
8 5 (1.37%) Oracle Database 12c
8 5 (1.37%) Oracle ODI
8 5 (1.37%) SAP HANA
8 5 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (1.10%) Azure SQL Database
9 4 (1.10%) Data Lake
9 4 (1.10%) MongoDB
9 4 (1.10%) Power BI
10 3 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 42 (11.51%) Git (software)
2 35 (9.59%) JIRA
3 19 (5.21%) Jenkins
3 19 (5.21%) Selenium
4 18 (4.93%) Cucumber
5 10 (2.74%) JMeter
6 9 (2.47%) Travis CI
7 6 (1.64%) Eclipse
7 6 (1.64%) Sonatype Nexus
7 6 (1.64%) Visual Studio
7 6 (1.64%) Visual Studio Team System
8 5 (1.37%) Axure RP
8 5 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (1.10%) git-flow
9 4 (1.10%) Liquibase
9 4 (1.10%) Maven
9 4 (1.10%) Oracle APEX
9 4 (1.10%) Protractor
10 3 (0.82%) GitLab
10 3 (0.82%) SpecFlow
General
1 41 (11.23%) Public Sector
2 26 (7.12%) Finance
3 18 (4.93%) Marketing
4 12 (3.29%) Retail
5 7 (1.92%) Digital Economy
6 5 (1.37%) Legal
7 4 (1.10%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.82%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.55%) Electronics
9 2 (0.55%) Military
9 2 (0.55%) Publishing
10 1 (0.27%) Automotive
10 1 (0.27%) Back Office
10 1 (0.27%) Law
10 1 (0.27%) Police
Job Titles
1 106 (29.04%) Developer
2 48 (13.15%) Analyst
3 36 (9.86%) Business Analyst
4 28 (7.67%) Java Developer
5 24 (6.58%) Architect
5 24 (6.58%) Designer
6 19 (5.21%) Project Manager
7 18 (4.93%) .NET Developer
8 17 (4.66%) Software Engineer
9 15 (4.11%) Test Analyst
10 14 (3.84%) DevOps Engineer
10 14 (3.84%) Test Engineer
11 13 (3.56%) Tester
12 11 (3.01%) Scrum Master
12 11 (3.01%) Solutions Architect
13 10 (2.74%) Data Business Analyst
14 9 (2.47%) Product Owner
15 8 (2.19%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 8 (2.19%) OBIEE Developer
15 8 (2.19%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (8.77%) HTML
2 28 (7.67%) .NET
3 27 (7.40%) CSS
3 27 (7.40%) RESTful
4 23 (6.30%) AngularJS
5 20 (5.48%) React
6 19 (5.21%) Spring
7 17 (4.66%) Web Services
8 11 (3.01%) ASP.NET
8 11 (3.01%) XML
9 10 (2.74%) .NET Core
9 10 (2.74%) .NET Framework
9 10 (2.74%) JSON
10 9 (2.47%) Kafka
10 9 (2.47%) Node.js
10 9 (2.47%) OpenLayers
10 9 (2.47%) Spring Boot
11 8 (2.19%) RabbitMQ
11 8 (2.19%) REST
11 8 (2.19%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 31 (8.49%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (6.58%) User Experience
3 21 (5.75%) Public Cloud
4 10 (2.74%) Data Structures
5 9 (2.47%) Self-Motivation
6 8 (2.19%) Linux Command Line
7 7 (1.92%) Data Centre
8 5 (1.37%) Reference Data
9 4 (1.10%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (1.10%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.82%) PKI
10 3 (0.82%) Replication
11 2 (0.55%) Driving Licence
11 2 (0.55%) Handset
11 2 (0.55%) Life Science
11 2 (0.55%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.55%) NHS
11 2 (0.55%) Social Media
11 2 (0.55%) Virtual Team
12 1 (0.27%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 45 (12.33%) Linux
2 27 (7.40%) Windows
3 12 (3.29%) Unix
4 9 (2.47%) Windows 10
5 6 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.10%) Oracle Linux
6 4 (1.10%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.82%) Android
8 2 (0.55%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.55%) CentOS
8 2 (0.55%) VMS
8 2 (0.55%) Windows Server 2019
9 1 (0.27%) CoreOS
9 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (24.93%) Scrum
2 66 (18.08%) DevOps
3 63 (17.26%) Test Automation
4 47 (12.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 39 (10.68%) Software Engineering
6 37 (10.14%) Problem-Solving
7 36 (9.86%) SDLC
8 32 (8.77%) Analytics
9 31 (8.49%) TDD
10 30 (8.22%) User Stories
11 29 (7.95%) Continuous Integration
11 29 (7.95%) Waterfall
12 27 (7.40%) Project Delivery
13 26 (7.12%) Business Analysis
13 26 (7.12%) Test Scripting
14 25 (6.85%) Scenario Testing
15 24 (6.58%) BDD
16 22 (6.03%) Project Management
16 22 (6.03%) Use Case
17 21 (5.75%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 65 (17.81%) Java
2 49 (13.42%) Python
3 47 (12.88%) C#
4 44 (12.05%) SQL
5 36 (9.86%) JavaScript
6 16 (4.38%) Java 8
7 11 (3.01%) PowerShell
8 10 (2.74%) Scala
9 9 (2.47%) C++
10 8 (2.19%) C
10 8 (2.19%) Shell Script
10 8 (2.19%) TypeScript
11 7 (1.92%) Delphi
11 7 (1.92%) PL/SQL
12 5 (1.37%) Jython
13 4 (1.10%) Go
13 4 (1.10%) Groovy
14 3 (0.82%) R
14 3 (0.82%) Ruby
15 2 (0.55%) Perl
Qualifications
1 104 (28.49%) Security Cleared
2 91 (24.93%) SC Cleared
3 33 (9.04%) Degree
4 14 (3.84%) Master's Degree
5 12 (3.29%) ISTQB
6 11 (3.01%) DBS Check
6 11 (3.01%) DV Cleared
7 10 (2.74%) ISEB
8 6 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (1.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 5 (1.37%) MCSE
10 4 (1.10%) Computer Science Degree
11 3 (0.82%) BPSS Clearance
11 3 (0.82%) CCNP
11 3 (0.82%) ISEB Practitioner
11 3 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 2 (0.55%) CCNA
12 2 (0.55%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (7.67%) QA
2 5 (1.37%) PMO
3 4 (1.10%) GxP
4 3 (0.82%) GDPR
4 3 (0.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.82%) WCAG
5 2 (0.55%) NCSC
6 1 (0.27%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.27%) IFRS
6 1 (0.27%) WAI
System Software
1 18 (4.93%) Docker
2 8 (2.19%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.82%) HDFS
4 3 (0.82%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.82%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (0.82%) VMware NSX
4 3 (0.82%) vSphere
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.27%) vCloud
5 1 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 16 (4.38%) Terraform
2 15 (4.11%) Kubernetes
3 6 (1.64%) Ansible
4 5 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.82%) MIIS
5 3 (0.82%) vRealize
6 2 (0.55%) Kibana
6 2 (0.55%) vCenter Server
7 1 (0.27%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.27%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (0.27%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 1 (0.27%) Foglight
7 1 (0.27%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.27%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle Flashback
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.27%) Puppet
7 1 (0.27%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 41 (11.23%) Microsoft
2 26 (7.12%) Oracle
3 12 (3.29%) Google
4 10 (2.74%) Adobe
4 10 (2.74%) Databricks
5 8 (2.19%) SAP
6 7 (1.92%) Borland
7 6 (1.64%) VMware
8 5 (1.37%) Cisco
8 5 (1.37%) Red Hat
9 4 (1.10%) Atlassian
9 4 (1.10%) Talend
10 3 (0.82%) SolarWinds
11 2 (0.55%) CA Agile Central
11 2 (0.55%) F5
11 2 (0.55%) IBM
11 2 (0.55%) Juniper
11 2 (0.55%) ServiceNow
11 2 (0.55%) Tableau
12 1 (0.27%) Xamarin