The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Herefordshire 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 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Agile Software Development
West Midlands / Herefordshire
Rank 2 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 22 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Herefordshire 43.14% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 88.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 17 0 0
Median daily rate £300 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £42.25 £36.13
% change year-on-year -1.77% +16.95%  

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 Herefordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Herefordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 25 15 18
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Herefordshire 49.02% 100.00% 64.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 15 13
Median daily rate £325 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.75% +18.51%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £283 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £530 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £15.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Herefordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Herefordshire 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 Herefordshire

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Herefordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Software Development in Herefordshire

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Herefordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Herefordshire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Software Development in Herefordshire

Agile Software Development
Contract Job Locations in Herefordshire

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 Herefordshire region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hereford - 4 £315 - 2
Agile Software Development
West Midlands

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Herefordshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Herefordshire region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 13 (56.52%) C#
1 13 (56.52%) .NET
2 12 (52.17%) MVC
2 12 (52.17%) HTML
2 12 (52.17%) JavaScript
2 12 (52.17%) SQL Server
2 12 (52.17%) ASP.NET
2 12 (52.17%) CSS
3 11 (47.83%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (47.83%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 9 (39.13%) SDLC
4 9 (39.13%) BDD
4 9 (39.13%) Windows
4 9 (39.13%) TDD
4 9 (39.13%) Google
5 8 (34.78%) Java
6 7 (30.43%) MySQL
6 7 (30.43%) AngularJS
6 7 (30.43%) Google Cloud Platform
6 7 (30.43%) Mentoring
7 6 (26.09%) Angular 2
7 6 (26.09%) Docker
7 6 (26.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 6 (26.09%) E-Commerce
7 6 (26.09%) Web Development
8 5 (21.74%) Test Automation
9 4 (17.39%) MongoDB
9 4 (17.39%) NoSQL
9 4 (17.39%) Retail
9 4 (17.39%) Finance

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Herefordshire 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 2 (8.70%) Confluence
2 1 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (4.35%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 7 (30.43%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) DNS
2 1 (4.35%) Internet
2 1 (4.35%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (4.35%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (52.17%) SQL Server
2 11 (47.83%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (30.43%) MySQL
4 4 (17.39%) MongoDB
4 4 (17.39%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) JIRA
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
1 4 (17.39%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Developer
2 6 (26.09%) .NET Developer
2 6 (26.09%) Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Business Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Full Stack Developer
5 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (13.04%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (13.04%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (13.04%) C# Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Software Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Web Developer
6 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Agile Business Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Agile Scrum Master
7 1 (4.35%) Digital Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Digital Business Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Payments Project Manager
7 1 (4.35%) SDLC Business Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (56.52%) .NET
2 12 (52.17%) ASP.NET
2 12 (52.17%) CSS
2 12 (52.17%) HTML
3 11 (47.83%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 7 (30.43%) AngularJS
5 6 (26.09%) Angular 2
5 6 (26.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (8.70%) .NET Core
7 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (4.35%) Velocity
7 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.35%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Windows 10
2 2 (8.70%) Windows Server
2 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.35%) Linux
3 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) MVC
2 9 (39.13%) BDD
2 9 (39.13%) SDLC
2 9 (39.13%) TDD
3 7 (30.43%) Mentoring
4 6 (26.09%) E-Commerce
4 6 (26.09%) Web Development
5 5 (21.74%) Test Automation
6 4 (17.39%) Migration
7 3 (13.04%) Scrum
8 2 (8.70%) Business Transformation
8 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (8.70%) CRM
8 2 (8.70%) Kanban
8 2 (8.70%) Logistics
8 2 (8.70%) User Stories
9 1 (4.35%) Automation Testing
9 1 (4.35%) Coaching
9 1 (4.35%) Cybersecurity
9 1 (4.35%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 13 (56.52%) C#
2 12 (52.17%) JavaScript
3 8 (34.78%) Java
4 2 (8.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) PMI Certification
2 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) Docker
2 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.35%) DFS Replication
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Google
2 1 (4.35%) Red Hat