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 3 months to 25 June 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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 8 8
Rank change year-on-year +4 0  
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 30 21 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 19.23% 14.38% 9.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 23.44% 18.26% 11.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 14 8
Median daily rate £325 £300 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% -1.63%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £500 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £388
% change year-on-year - +9.67%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 £44.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.55% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.25 £37.00
% change year-on-year +2.36% +14.18%  

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 Portsmouth with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Portsmouth
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 128 115 78
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 82.05% 78.77% 84.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 67 54
Median daily rate £425 £425 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 27 15
Median hourly rate £45.00 £47.83 £42.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.91% +13.20%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £30.00 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.69 £52.50 £47.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Portsmouth 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 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 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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Agile Software Development in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 35 (61.40%) MVC
2 33 (57.89%) .NET
3 32 (56.14%) SQL Server
4 31 (54.39%) C#
4 31 (54.39%) SQL
5 26 (45.61%) JavaScript
6 25 (43.86%) CSS
7 24 (42.11%) HTML
7 24 (42.11%) Microsoft
8 23 (40.35%) Visual Studio
9 19 (33.33%) Scrum
10 18 (31.58%) ASP.NET
10 18 (31.58%) jQuery
10 18 (31.58%) Team Foundation Server
10 18 (31.58%) SDLC
11 17 (29.82%) Web Services
11 17 (29.82%) XML
12 16 (28.07%) ASP.NET Web API
13 14 (24.56%) Windows
14 13 (22.81%) Telerik
14 13 (22.81%) Ajax
14 13 (22.81%) Web Development
15 12 (21.05%) Security Cleared
16 11 (19.30%) ASP.NET MVC
16 11 (19.30%) Unit Testing
17 10 (17.54%) WCF
17 10 (17.54%) Dependency Injection
17 10 (17.54%) .NET Framework
17 10 (17.54%) Java
18 9 (15.79%) REST

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 1 (1.75%) ColdFusion
1 1 (1.75%) Confluence
1 1 (1.75%) IIS
1 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.75%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.75%) LaTeX
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.75%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.75%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Maximo
1 2 (3.51%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.75%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (3.51%) IaaS
1 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.75%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.02%) LAN
2 2 (3.51%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (1.75%) DNS
3 1 (1.75%) IMAP
3 1 (1.75%) Internet
3 1 (1.75%) SMTP
3 1 (1.75%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (56.14%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.28%) MySQL
2 7 (12.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (10.53%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.75%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.75%) Snowflake Schema
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 23 (40.35%) Visual Studio
2 18 (31.58%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (12.28%) Eclipse
3 7 (12.28%) JIRA
4 3 (5.26%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 2 (3.51%) ClearCase
5 2 (3.51%) Gradle
5 2 (3.51%) QUnit
6 1 (1.75%) Android Studio
6 1 (1.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.75%) Axure RP
6 1 (1.75%) ClearQuest
6 1 (1.75%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.75%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.75%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.75%) Maven
6 1 (1.75%) Mocha
6 1 (1.75%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 5 (8.77%) Finance
2 2 (3.51%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.75%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.75%) Military
3 1 (1.75%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 42 (73.68%) Developer
2 24 (42.11%) .NET Developer
3 14 (24.56%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 12 (21.05%) C# .NET Developer
4 12 (21.05%) C# Developer
5 10 (17.54%) Web Developer
6 8 (14.04%) Software Developer
7 7 (12.28%) .NET Web Developer
7 7 (12.28%) C++ Developer
7 7 (12.28%) C++/Java Developer
7 7 (12.28%) Java Developer
8 5 (8.77%) ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (8.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (8.77%) C# Web Developer
8 5 (8.77%) Software Engineer
9 3 (5.26%) .NET Software Developer
9 3 (5.26%) Angular Developer
9 3 (5.26%) C++ Software Developer
9 3 (5.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 3 (5.26%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (57.89%) .NET
2 25 (43.86%) CSS
3 24 (42.11%) HTML
4 18 (31.58%) ASP.NET
4 18 (31.58%) jQuery
5 17 (29.82%) Web Services
5 17 (29.82%) XML
6 16 (28.07%) ASP.NET Web API
7 13 (22.81%) Ajax
8 11 (19.30%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (17.54%) .NET Framework
9 10 (17.54%) WCF
10 9 (15.79%) REST
11 8 (14.04%) Entity Framework
11 8 (14.04%) Kendo UI
11 8 (14.04%) RequireJS
12 7 (12.28%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 7 (12.28%) MFC
12 7 (12.28%) Razor View Engine
12 7 (12.28%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.04%) W3C
2 6 (10.53%) Client/Server
3 4 (7.02%) Replication
3 4 (7.02%) User Experience
4 3 (5.26%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.51%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.75%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.75%) RIA
6 1 (1.75%) Social Media
6 1 (1.75%) Vector Graphics
6 1 (1.75%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 14 (24.56%) Windows
2 6 (10.53%) Linux
3 1 (1.75%) Android
3 1 (1.75%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (61.40%) MVC
2 19 (33.33%) Scrum
3 18 (31.58%) SDLC
4 13 (22.81%) Web Development
5 11 (19.30%) Unit Testing
6 10 (17.54%) Dependency Injection
7 8 (14.04%) Software Engineering
8 7 (12.28%) Wireframes
9 6 (10.53%) API Development
9 6 (10.53%) Complex Event Processing
9 6 (10.53%) Data Modelling
9 6 (10.53%) OOP
9 6 (10.53%) Test Strategy
10 5 (8.77%) Configuration Management
10 5 (8.77%) ITIL
11 4 (7.02%) Customer Requirements
11 4 (7.02%) Data Transformation
11 4 (7.02%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (7.02%) UML
12 3 (5.26%) Dependency Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (54.39%) C#
1 31 (54.39%) SQL
2 26 (45.61%) JavaScript
3 10 (17.54%) Java
4 7 (12.28%) C++
4 7 (12.28%) TypeScript
5 6 (10.53%) VB.NET
6 3 (5.26%) CoffeeScript
7 1 (1.75%) PHP
7 1 (1.75%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (21.05%) Security Cleared
2 8 (14.04%) ISTQB
2 8 (14.04%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.51%) Degree
3 2 (3.51%) ISEB
3 2 (3.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.75%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) ISO/IEC 15288
1 2 (3.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.75%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (3.51%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 24 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 13 (22.81%) Telerik
3 4 (7.02%) Oracle
4 2 (3.51%) Cisco
4 2 (3.51%) SAP
4 2 (3.51%) Syclo
4 2 (3.51%) webMethods
5 1 (1.75%) Google
5 1 (1.75%) IBM
5 1 (1.75%) Jaspersoft
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