Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Solihull 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 24 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
West Midlands > Solihull
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 9 11
Rank change year-on-year -8 +2 -1
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 16 32 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Solihull 8.42% 12.31% 9.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.26% 17.39% 11.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 13
Solihull median daily rate £450 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -16.67% +36.36%
10th Percentile £311 £333 £310
90th Percentile £475 £495 £500
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £415 £390
% change year-on-year +2.41% +6.41% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Solihull median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £33.00 £24.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year +34.69% -20.97% +72.22%

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 Solihull with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Solihull
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 156 184 232
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Solihull 82.11% 70.77% 80.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 46 76
Solihull median daily rate £401 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.00% +7.14% +3.70%
10th Percentile £233 £252 £275
90th Percentile £584 £563 £481
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 8
Solihull median hourly rate £33.84 £15.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +118.32% -58.67% +13.64%
10th Percentile £14.68 £15.25 £18.90
90th Percentile £55.31 £15.75 £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +38.89% -10.00% -

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

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

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Solihull

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Software Development in Solihull

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Solihull

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Solihull over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Software Development in Solihull

For the 6 months to 24 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 Solihull region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 9 (56.25%) C#
2 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
2 7 (43.75%) .NET
3 6 (37.50%) CRM
3 6 (37.50%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (37.50%) Dynamics 365
4 4 (25.00%) Migration
4 4 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
5 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (18.75%) Waterfall
5 3 (18.75%) SQL
6 2 (12.50%) Unix
6 2 (12.50%) Windows
6 2 (12.50%) Linux
6 2 (12.50%) Java
6 2 (12.50%) DSL
6 2 (12.50%) SDH
6 2 (12.50%) VoIP
6 2 (12.50%) Selenium
6 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
6 2 (12.50%) Scrum
6 2 (12.50%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (12.50%) Test Strategy
6 2 (12.50%) Microservices
6 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (12.50%) User Stories
6 2 (12.50%) Software Delivery
7 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Solihull 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:

Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (37.50%) Dynamics 365
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) DSL
1 2 (12.50%) SDH
1 2 (12.50%) VoIP
2 1 (6.25%) GPON
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.25%) SAP BW
2 1 (6.25%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Selenium
2 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Back Office
2 1 (6.25%) Billing
2 1 (6.25%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Business Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Software Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Software Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) CRM Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Software Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Applications Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Insurance Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Portal Developer
5 1 (6.25%) SAP BW Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) SAP HANA Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
2 1 (6.25%) CSS
2 1 (6.25%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
1 2 (12.50%) Unix
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) CRM
2 4 (25.00%) Migration
2 4 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
3 3 (18.75%) Waterfall
4 2 (12.50%) Microservices
4 2 (12.50%) Scrum
4 2 (12.50%) Software Delivery
4 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (12.50%) Test Strategy
4 2 (12.50%) User Stories
5 1 (6.25%) Analytics
5 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
5 1 (6.25%) ETL
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
5 1 (6.25%) Test Planning
5 1 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) C#
2 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
3 3 (18.75%) SQL
4 2 (12.50%) Java
5 1 (6.25%) Python
5 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
5 1 (6.25%) VBScript
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) SAP