Period
to 19 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Knutsford 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 July 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
Cheshire > Knutsford
6 months to
19 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1 4 3
Rank change year-on-year +3 -1 0
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 61 45 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 33.89% 22.84% 30.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 37.42% 27.44% 36.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 19 30
Knutsford median daily rate £400 £400 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -8.57% +2.94%
10th Percentile £258 £323 £331
90th Percentile £437 £439 £501
Cheshire median daily rate £425 £420 £425
% change year-on-year +1.19% -1.18% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Knutsford median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate - - £52.50

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 Knutsford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Knutsford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 163 164 115
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 90.56% 83.25% 82.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 72 84
Knutsford median daily rate £372 £380 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.11% -5.00% -5.88%
10th Percentile £275 £314 £306
90th Percentile £511 £445 £488
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Knutsford median hourly rate - - £14.25
Cheshire median hourly rate £21.05 £17.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +20.26% -41.67% +69.01%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Knutsford

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

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Knutsford

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Software Development in Knutsford

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Knutsford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Knutsford over the 6 months to 19 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Software Development in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 Knutsford region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 26 (42.62%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (39.34%) Git (software)
3 22 (36.07%) TDD
4 21 (34.43%) BDD
5 20 (32.79%) Test Automation
6 19 (31.15%) Jenkins
7 18 (29.51%) Python
7 18 (29.51%) Deployment Automation
8 16 (26.23%) Banking
8 16 (26.23%) Java
8 16 (26.23%) Public Cloud
9 13 (21.31%) JavaScript
9 13 (21.31%) Finance
9 13 (21.31%) Opscode Chef
10 12 (19.67%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (18.03%) REST
11 11 (18.03%) AngularJS
11 11 (18.03%) Linux
11 11 (18.03%) React
12 10 (16.39%) Software Engineering
12 10 (16.39%) Docker
12 10 (16.39%) Open Source
13 9 (14.75%) Waterfall
13 9 (14.75%) Windows
13 9 (14.75%) Infrastructure as Code
14 8 (13.11%) Web Services
14 8 (13.11%) DevOps
15 7 (11.48%) Performance Testing
15 7 (11.48%) SQL
16 6 (9.84%) Scrum

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Knutsford 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 6 (9.84%) JBoss
2 4 (6.56%) OpenStack
3 2 (3.28%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.28%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 26 (42.62%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (9.84%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 6 (9.84%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (9.84%) Amazon ELB
2 6 (9.84%) Amazon S3
2 6 (9.84%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (6.56%) npm
3 4 (6.56%) OpenShift
3 4 (6.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.56%) HTTP
1 4 (6.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.84%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (4.92%) RDBMS
2 3 (4.92%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.28%) Data Mining
3 2 (3.28%) DB2
3 2 (3.28%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 24 (39.34%) Git (software)
2 19 (31.15%) Jenkins
3 6 (9.84%) IntelliJ
3 6 (9.84%) JIRA
4 5 (8.20%) Selenium
5 4 (6.56%) Babel
5 4 (6.56%) Subversion
5 4 (6.56%) webpack
6 3 (4.92%) Cucumber
7 2 (3.28%) Gradle
7 2 (3.28%) Maven
7 2 (3.28%) WebDriver
General
1 16 (26.23%) Banking
2 13 (21.31%) Finance
3 4 (6.56%) Investment Banking
3 4 (6.56%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (27.87%) Analyst
2 14 (22.95%) Architect
3 10 (16.39%) Solutions Architect
4 9 (14.75%) Digital Architect
5 8 (13.11%) Cloud Engineer
5 8 (13.11%) Digital Solutions Architect
6 7 (11.48%) Business Analyst
6 7 (11.48%) Test Analyst
7 6 (9.84%) Developer
8 4 (6.56%) Automation Engineer
8 4 (6.56%) Automation Test Analyst
8 4 (6.56%) Cloud Automation Engineer
8 4 (6.56%) Project Manager
8 4 (6.56%) Tester
9 3 (4.92%) Cloud Architect
9 3 (4.92%) Cloud Developer
9 3 (4.92%) Help Desk Analyst
10 2 (3.28%) DevOps Engineer
10 2 (3.28%) Java Developer
10 2 (3.28%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.03%) AngularJS
1 11 (18.03%) React
1 11 (18.03%) REST
2 8 (13.11%) Web Services
3 6 (9.84%) CSS
3 6 (9.84%) Gherkin
3 6 (9.84%) JSON
3 6 (9.84%) Node.js
3 6 (9.84%) Sass
3 6 (9.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (8.20%) Django
4 5 (8.20%) Flask
4 5 (8.20%) Vue.js
5 4 (6.56%) Middleware
5 4 (6.56%) RESTful
6 2 (3.28%) Hibernate
6 2 (3.28%) HTML
6 2 (3.28%) HTML5
6 2 (3.28%) JDBC
6 2 (3.28%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 16 (26.23%) Public Cloud
2 6 (9.84%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.92%) PMI
4 3 (4.92%) Virtual Team
5 2 (3.28%) AS400
5 2 (3.28%) Handset
5 2 (3.28%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.64%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.03%) Linux
2 9 (14.75%) Windows
3 2 (3.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (36.07%) TDD
2 21 (34.43%) BDD
3 20 (32.79%) Test Automation
4 18 (29.51%) Deployment Automation
5 12 (19.67%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (16.39%) Open Source
6 10 (16.39%) Software Engineering
7 9 (14.75%) Infrastructure as Code
7 9 (14.75%) Waterfall
8 8 (13.11%) DevOps
9 7 (11.48%) Performance Testing
10 6 (9.84%) Continuous Deployment
10 6 (9.84%) Information Security
10 6 (9.84%) IT Strategy
10 6 (9.84%) Scrum
11 5 (8.20%) Decision-Making
11 5 (8.20%) Microservices
11 5 (8.20%) Migration
11 5 (8.20%) Problem-Solving
11 5 (8.20%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (29.51%) Python
2 16 (26.23%) Java
3 13 (21.31%) JavaScript
4 7 (11.48%) SQL
5 6 (9.84%) Bash Shell
6 4 (6.56%) ES6
7 1 (1.64%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (8.20%) Degree
2 3 (4.92%) PMI Certification
3 2 (3.28%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 10 (16.39%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (21.31%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (9.84%) Kubernetes
2 6 (9.84%) Terraform
3 3 (4.92%) Ansible
3 3 (4.92%) Puppet
4 2 (3.28%) CA Service Virtualization
4 2 (3.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (3.28%) CA
1 2 (3.28%) CA Agile Central
1 2 (3.28%) HP
1 2 (3.28%) MobileIron
1 2 (3.28%) Oracle
1 2 (3.28%) Red Hat
2 1 (1.64%) Adobe