Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 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 23 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
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 7 9
Rank change year-on-year 0 +2 +6
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 49 56 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 15.81% 16.37% 11.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 20.68% 21.13% 14.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 29 24
Portsmouth median daily rate £340 £400 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +45.45% -31.25%
10th Percentile £308 £281 £250
90th Percentile £431 £513 £425
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £420 £370
% change year-on-year +1.19% +13.51% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 4 2
Portsmouth median hourly rate £45.00 £44.00 £32.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.27% +35.20% -
10th Percentile £41.25 £41.33 £27.38
90th Percentile £46.00 £45.00 £37.71
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +1.25%

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 Portsmouth with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Portsmouth
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 237 265 191
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 76.45% 77.49% 80.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 143 112
Portsmouth median daily rate £388 £382 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.44% +1.87% +7.14%
10th Percentile £228 £220 £263
90th Percentile £503 £535 £525
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 50 34
Portsmouth median hourly rate £43.00 £42.75 £27.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.58% +54.05% +6.73%
10th Percentile £17.15 £21.18 £14.00
90th Percentile £55.89 £49.76 £49.35
Hampshire median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year +3.23% +40.91% +18.92%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

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

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Portsmouth

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Software Development in Portsmouth

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Portsmouth over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Software Development in Portsmouth

Agile Software Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Portsmouth.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Agile Software Development in Portsmouth

Agile Software Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Portsmouth over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Agile Software Development in Portsmouth

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

1 38 (77.55%) JavaScript
2 35 (71.43%) .NET
3 34 (69.39%) C#
3 34 (69.39%) MVC
4 33 (67.35%) SQL Server
5 32 (65.31%) CSS
6 29 (59.18%) Microsoft
7 26 (53.06%) HTML
8 25 (51.02%) Visual Studio
9 22 (44.90%) Team Foundation Server
10 20 (40.82%) ASP.NET
10 20 (40.82%) XML
11 19 (38.78%) Web Services
11 19 (38.78%) REST
11 19 (38.78%) Ajax
11 19 (38.78%) Web Development
12 18 (36.73%) SDLC
13 16 (32.65%) Telerik
13 16 (32.65%) Scrum
13 16 (32.65%) ASP.NET MVC
14 15 (30.61%) Dependency Injection
14 15 (30.61%) jQuery
14 15 (30.61%) OOP
14 15 (30.61%) TypeScript
15 14 (28.57%) Kendo UI
15 14 (28.57%) SQL
15 14 (28.57%) .NET Framework
16 13 (26.53%) JSON
17 12 (24.49%) ASP.NET Web API
18 10 (20.41%) User Experience

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 (6.12%) IIS
2 1 (2.04%) Confluence
2 1 (2.04%) Jupyter
2 1 (2.04%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.12%) DNS
1 3 (6.12%) IMAP
1 3 (6.12%) Internet
1 3 (6.12%) SMTP
2 1 (2.04%) LAN
2 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (67.35%) SQL Server
2 10 (20.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (18.37%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.04%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.04%) MySQL
4 1 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (51.02%) Visual Studio
2 22 (44.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (6.12%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 3 (6.12%) JIRA
4 2 (4.08%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (2.04%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.04%) Gradle
5 1 (2.04%) Jasmine
5 1 (2.04%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.04%) Maven
5 1 (2.04%) Mocha
5 1 (2.04%) QUnit
5 1 (2.04%) Rational DOORS
General
1 6 (12.24%) Aerospace
2 5 (10.20%) Finance
3 2 (4.08%) Marketing
4 1 (2.04%) Games
Job Titles
1 41 (83.67%) Developer
2 31 (63.27%) .NET Developer
3 18 (36.73%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 17 (34.69%) C# Developer
5 15 (30.61%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (12.24%) .NET Web Developer
6 6 (12.24%) Web Developer
7 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (8.16%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (8.16%) C# Web Developer
7 4 (8.16%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (6.12%) .NET Software Developer
8 3 (6.12%) Analyst
8 3 (6.12%) Business Analyst
8 3 (6.12%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (6.12%) Software Developer
9 2 (4.08%) ASP Developer
9 2 (4.08%) HTML Developer
9 2 (4.08%) Programme Manager
9 2 (4.08%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (71.43%) .NET
2 32 (65.31%) CSS
3 26 (53.06%) HTML
4 20 (40.82%) ASP.NET
4 20 (40.82%) XML
5 19 (38.78%) Ajax
5 19 (38.78%) REST
5 19 (38.78%) Web Services
6 16 (32.65%) ASP.NET MVC
7 15 (30.61%) jQuery
8 14 (28.57%) .NET Framework
8 14 (28.57%) Kendo UI
9 13 (26.53%) JSON
10 12 (24.49%) ASP.NET Web API
11 10 (20.41%) LINQ
11 10 (20.41%) LINQ to SQL
12 9 (18.37%) Entity Framework
12 9 (18.37%) RequireJS
13 8 (16.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 7 (14.29%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.41%) User Experience
2 6 (12.24%) W3C
3 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.04%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.04%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.24%) Windows
2 3 (6.12%) Linux
2 3 (6.12%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (69.39%) MVC
2 19 (38.78%) Web Development
3 18 (36.73%) SDLC
4 16 (32.65%) Scrum
5 15 (30.61%) Dependency Injection
5 15 (30.61%) OOP
6 9 (18.37%) API Development
7 4 (8.16%) Dependency Management
7 4 (8.16%) Front End Development
7 4 (8.16%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (8.16%) Wireframes
8 3 (6.12%) Software Delivery
8 3 (6.12%) Software Engineering
8 3 (6.12%) Unit Testing
8 3 (6.12%) User Stories
9 2 (4.08%) Asset Management
9 2 (4.08%) Business Analysis
9 2 (4.08%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (4.08%) Test Strategy
9 2 (4.08%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 38 (77.55%) JavaScript
2 34 (69.39%) C#
3 15 (30.61%) TypeScript
4 14 (28.57%) SQL
5 4 (8.16%) CoffeeScript
6 3 (6.12%) Java
7 1 (2.04%) C++
7 1 (2.04%) PHP
7 1 (2.04%) Python
7 1 (2.04%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (16.33%) ISTQB
2 7 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 5 (10.20%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.04%) Degree
4 1 (2.04%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) Docker
Vendors
1 29 (59.18%) Microsoft
2 16 (32.65%) Telerik
3 3 (6.12%) Oracle
4 1 (2.04%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (2.04%) Tableau