Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 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
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 4 2
Rank change year-on-year -1 -2 +9
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 10 21 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Macclesfield 16.13% 24.71% 23.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 20.41% 27.27% 27.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 17 6
Macclesfield median daily rate £425 £500 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +15.94% +56.82%
10th Percentile £227 £320 £348
90th Percentile £513 £543 £488
Cheshire median daily rate £450 £413 £450
% change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Macclesfield median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 -
% change year-on-year -10.26% - -

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 Macclesfield with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Macclesfield
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 49 77 100
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Macclesfield 79.03% 90.59% 85.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 43 35
Macclesfield median daily rate £420 £400 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +12.68% -3.40%
10th Percentile £231 £250 £275
90th Percentile £538 £505 £483
Cheshire median daily rate £420 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% +9.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 0
Macclesfield median hourly rate £13.00 £19.64 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.82% - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £19.63 £17.50
% change year-on-year -33.76% +12.14% -5.41%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Macclesfield

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

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 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Software Development in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (40.00%) Scrum
1 4 (40.00%) User Stories
2 3 (30.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (30.00%) TDD
2 3 (30.00%) HTML
2 3 (30.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) CSS
2 3 (30.00%) JIRA
2 3 (30.00%) QA
2 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (30.00%) REST
3 2 (20.00%) CSS3
3 2 (20.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Product Management
3 2 (20.00%) jQuery
3 2 (20.00%) Ajax
3 2 (20.00%) Web 2.0
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (20.00%) XML
3 2 (20.00%) XHTML
3 2 (20.00%) Content Management
3 2 (20.00%) Spring
3 2 (20.00%) Adobe
3 2 (20.00%) SEO
3 2 (20.00%) CMS
3 2 (20.00%) Git (software)

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 2 (20.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (20.00%) CMS
2 1 (10.00%) Confluence
2 1 (10.00%) Drupal
2 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (10.00%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) JIRA
2 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (10.00%) Gradle
3 1 (10.00%) IntelliJ
3 1 (10.00%) JProfiler
3 1 (10.00%) JUnit
3 1 (10.00%) Maven
3 1 (10.00%) SonarQube
General
1 3 (30.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Java Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Product Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Web Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Angular Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Drupal Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (10.00%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
3 1 (10.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (10.00%) HTML CSS Developer
3 1 (10.00%) HTML Developer
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (10.00%) MicroStrategy Developer
3 1 (10.00%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (30.00%) CSS
1 3 (30.00%) HTML
1 3 (30.00%) REST
2 2 (20.00%) Ajax
2 2 (20.00%) CSS3
2 2 (20.00%) jQuery
2 2 (20.00%) Spring
2 2 (20.00%) Spring Boot
2 2 (20.00%) XHTML
2 2 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (10.00%) DOM
3 1 (10.00%) Ehcache
3 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (10.00%) Java EE
3 1 (10.00%) JPA
3 1 (10.00%) SOAP
3 1 (10.00%) Spring MVC
3 1 (10.00%) Spring Security
3 1 (10.00%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Web 2.0
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Cloud
2 1 (10.00%) Fintech
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Scrum
1 4 (40.00%) User Stories
2 3 (30.00%) TDD
2 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (20.00%) Content Management
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (20.00%) DevOps
3 2 (20.00%) Product Management
3 2 (20.00%) SEO
3 2 (20.00%) Wireframes
4 1 (10.00%) Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) API Design
4 1 (10.00%) BDD
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (10.00%) Dashboard Development
4 1 (10.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Front End Development
4 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (10.00%) Kanban
4 1 (10.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (30.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Ansible
1 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Adobe
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (10.00%) Perforce