The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Macclesfield 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 28 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.

Agile Software Development
Cheshire / Macclesfield
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 4 12
Rank change year-on-year -1 +8  
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 10 16 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Macclesfield 30.30% 32.65% 6.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 34.48% 35.56% 7.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 1
Median daily rate £498 £494 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.75% +41.07%  
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 £42.00 £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 Macclesfield with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Macclesfield
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 29 45 41
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Macclesfield 87.88% 91.84% 89.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 19 15
Median daily rate £450 £498 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.54% +17.05%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Median hourly rate - £13.00 £12.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +4.66%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -6.49% +27.48%  

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Macclesfield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Macclesfield 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 Macclesfield

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Macclesfield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Software Development in Macclesfield

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Macclesfield

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Macclesfield over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Software Development in Macclesfield

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 28 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 Macclesfield region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 17 (58.62%) Scrum
2 12 (41.38%) Finance
3 11 (37.93%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (34.48%) Data Modelling
5 9 (31.03%) Pharmaceutical
5 9 (31.03%) Amazon Redshift
6 7 (24.14%) HTML
7 6 (20.69%) Oracle
7 6 (20.69%) ETL
7 6 (20.69%) Star Schema
7 6 (20.69%) ERwin
7 6 (20.69%) Oracle BI EE
7 6 (20.69%) Talend Open Studio
7 6 (20.69%) Data Mart
7 6 (20.69%) Automated Testing
7 6 (20.69%) Talend
8 5 (17.24%) Jenkins
8 5 (17.24%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (17.24%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (17.24%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (17.24%) DevOps
8 5 (17.24%) AWS CloudFormation
8 5 (17.24%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (17.24%) Puppet
8 5 (17.24%) Windows
8 5 (17.24%) Linux
9 4 (13.79%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (13.79%) Python
9 4 (13.79%) OLAP
9 4 (13.79%) JavaScript

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Macclesfield 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 3 (10.34%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.90%) Confluence
3 1 (3.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (3.45%) Apache
3 1 (3.45%) CMS
3 1 (3.45%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) SAP CO
1 1 (3.45%) SAP FI
1 1 (3.45%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (3.45%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 11 (37.93%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (17.24%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (17.24%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (13.79%) Amazon S3
3 4 (13.79%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 3 (10.34%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 3 (10.34%) Amazon ELB
4 3 (10.34%) Amazon EMR
4 3 (10.34%) Amazon SQS
4 3 (10.34%) AWS CloudTrail
4 3 (10.34%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 3 (10.34%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (31.03%) Amazon Redshift
2 6 (20.69%) Data Mart
2 6 (20.69%) Oracle BI EE
2 6 (20.69%) Star Schema
3 4 (13.79%) Essbase
3 4 (13.79%) OLAP
3 4 (13.79%) Oracle OLAP
3 4 (13.79%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (13.79%) Relational Database
4 3 (10.34%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (6.90%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (3.45%) MySQL
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) ERwin
1 6 (20.69%) Talend Open Studio
2 5 (17.24%) Jenkins
3 3 (10.34%) JIRA
4 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (41.38%) Finance
2 9 (31.03%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.45%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Developer
2 4 (13.79%) AWS Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) OBIEE Developer
2 4 (13.79%) Project Manager
3 2 (6.90%) Analyst
3 2 (6.90%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (6.90%) Full Stack Developer
3 2 (6.90%) Redshift Developer
3 2 (6.90%) Service Manager
4 1 (3.45%) Architect
4 1 (3.45%) Business Analyst
4 1 (3.45%) Data Architect
4 1 (3.45%) Delivery Project Manager
4 1 (3.45%) Development Manager
4 1 (3.45%) Java Developer
4 1 (3.45%) SAP Project Manager
4 1 (3.45%) Senior Developer
4 1 (3.45%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (3.45%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (24.14%) HTML
2 4 (13.79%) boto
2 4 (13.79%) JSON
2 4 (13.79%) MDX
2 4 (13.79%) Web Services
2 4 (13.79%) YAML
3 3 (10.34%) AngularJS
4 2 (6.90%) Angular 2
4 2 (6.90%) CSS
4 2 (6.90%) HTML5
4 2 (6.90%) MyBatis
4 2 (6.90%) REST
4 2 (6.90%) Spring
4 2 (6.90%) Spring Boot
5 1 (3.45%) DOM
5 1 (3.45%) Middleware
5 1 (3.45%) Spring MVC
5 1 (3.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (3.45%) XHTML
5 1 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Linux Command Line
1 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) Learning Management System
2 1 (3.45%) User Experience
2 1 (3.45%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) Linux
1 5 (17.24%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (58.62%) Scrum
2 10 (34.48%) Data Modelling
3 6 (20.69%) Automated Testing
3 6 (20.69%) ETL
4 5 (17.24%) DevOps
4 5 (17.24%) Performance Monitoring
4 5 (17.24%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (13.79%) Analytics
5 4 (13.79%) Dashboard Development
5 4 (13.79%) High Availability
5 4 (13.79%) Mentoring
5 4 (13.79%) Migration
5 4 (13.79%) Performance Management
5 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (13.79%) Validation
6 3 (10.34%) Data Migration
6 3 (10.34%) Front End Development
6 3 (10.34%) Project Management
7 2 (6.90%) API Design
7 2 (6.90%) ETL Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
1 4 (13.79%) Perl
1 4 (13.79%) Python
1 4 (13.79%) SQL
2 3 (10.34%) Java
3 2 (6.90%) TypeScript
4 1 (3.45%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) AWS Certification
2 2 (6.90%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (6.90%) PMP
3 1 (3.45%) Degree
3 1 (3.45%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) Data Quality
1 1 (3.45%) GxP
1 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.34%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (17.24%) Puppet
2 4 (13.79%) Salt
3 3 (10.34%) Docker Swarm
3 3 (10.34%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Oracle
1 6 (20.69%) Talend
2 4 (13.79%) Hyperion
2 4 (13.79%) IDERA
3 2 (6.90%) Saba
3 2 (6.90%) SAP
4 1 (3.45%) Adobe
4 1 (3.45%) Embarcadero
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.45%) SaltStack
4 1 (3.45%) VMware