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 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Agile Software Development
Cheshire / Knutsford
Rank 3 2 5
Rank change year-on-year -1 +3  
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 11 45 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 28.95% 39.82% 21.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 32.35% 45.92% 30.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 34 4
Median daily rate £475 £444 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.04% +15.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £388 £377
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £525 £450
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 £42.50 £42.25 £36.13
% change year-on-year +0.59% +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 Knutsford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Knutsford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 34 98 39
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Knutsford 89.47% 86.73% 68.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 71 22
Median daily rate £383 £425 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +8.97%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £330 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £513 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Knutsford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Knutsford 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 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 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Software Development in Knutsford

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 26 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 Knutsford region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 10 (55.56%) Finance
1 10 (55.56%) Banking
2 8 (44.44%) Java
3 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 6 (33.33%) Oracle
3 6 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 5 (27.78%) Spring
4 5 (27.78%) Scrum
5 4 (22.22%) SQL
5 4 (22.22%) J2EE
5 4 (22.22%) EJB
5 4 (22.22%) JSP
5 4 (22.22%) Servlets
5 4 (22.22%) SOAP
5 4 (22.22%) Struts
5 4 (22.22%) Unix
5 4 (22.22%) Ajax
5 4 (22.22%) JIRA
5 4 (22.22%) jQuery
5 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
5 4 (22.22%) Docker
5 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (16.67%) Go
6 3 (16.67%) SDLC
6 3 (16.67%) Angular 2
6 3 (16.67%) JSON
6 3 (16.67%) Docker Swarm
6 3 (16.67%) Data Protection
6 3 (16.67%) MongoDB
6 3 (16.67%) AngularJS

Agile Software Development
Top Related 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 1 (5.56%) Apache
1 1 (5.56%) Confluence
1 1 (5.56%) GlassFish
1 1 (5.56%) JBoss
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (5.56%) WebLogic
1 1 (5.56%) WebLogic Integration
1 1 (5.56%) WebLogic Portal
1 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
1 1 (5.56%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (5.56%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Project
2 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) MongoDB
1 3 (16.67%) MySQL
2 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (11.11%) RDBMS
2 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.56%) Big Data
3 1 (5.56%) DB2
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
1 4 (22.22%) JIRA
2 3 (16.67%) Gradle
2 3 (16.67%) IntelliJ
3 1 (5.56%) HP UFT
3 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.56%) Selenium
3 1 (5.56%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 10 (55.56%) Banking
1 10 (55.56%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Java Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Project Manager
4 3 (16.67%) Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Ab Initio Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Banking Business Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Banking Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Programme Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Project Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Requirements Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) Spring
2 4 (22.22%) Ajax
2 4 (22.22%) EJB
2 4 (22.22%) J2EE
2 4 (22.22%) jQuery
2 4 (22.22%) JSP
2 4 (22.22%) Servlets
2 4 (22.22%) SOAP
2 4 (22.22%) Struts
3 3 (16.67%) Angular 2
3 3 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 3 (16.67%) JSON
4 2 (11.11%) Hibernate
4 2 (11.11%) JPA
4 2 (11.11%) Web Services
5 1 (5.56%) CSS
5 1 (5.56%) HTML
5 1 (5.56%) Middleware
5 1 (5.56%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) PMI
3 1 (5.56%) Clustering
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) DataPower
3 1 (5.56%) Derivative
3 1 (5.56%) Mainframe
3 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Unix
2 3 (16.67%) Linux
3 2 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 5 (27.78%) Scrum
3 3 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 3 (16.67%) Project Management
3 3 (16.67%) SDLC
4 2 (11.11%) BDD
4 2 (11.11%) Data Lineage
4 2 (11.11%) Data Management
4 2 (11.11%) DevOps
4 2 (11.11%) ETL
4 2 (11.11%) ITIL
4 2 (11.11%) OO
4 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (11.11%) PRINCE
4 2 (11.11%) Project Planning
4 2 (11.11%) RUP
4 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (11.11%) TDD
4 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.56%) UML
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) Java
2 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (22.22%) SQL
4 3 (16.67%) Go
4 3 (16.67%) PL/SQL
4 3 (16.67%) TypeScript
5 2 (11.11%) Shell Script
6 1 (5.56%) Perl
6 1 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) PMI Certification
1 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (5.56%) CBAP
2 1 (5.56%) IIBA
2 1 (5.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Docker Swarm
2 2 (11.11%) Control-M
3 1 (5.56%) Kubernetes
3 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) Ab Initio
2 2 (11.11%) Teradata
3 1 (5.56%) Google
3 1 (5.56%) IBM
3 1 (5.56%) Kony
3 1 (5.56%) Sybase
3 1 (5.56%) Yahoo!
Knutsford, Cheshire
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