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 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
West Midlands / Solihull
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 16 7
Rank change year-on-year +8 -9  
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 14 16 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Solihull 17.07% 9.94% 9.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 19.18% 13.11% 11.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 6
Median daily rate £335 £490 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -31.63% +38.02%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £395 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £536 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £388
% change year-on-year - +9.67%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Solihull with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Solihull
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 73 122 60
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Solihull 89.02% 75.78% 82.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 40 28
Median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £235 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £559 £490 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
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 Solihull

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Software Development in Solihull

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 Solihull region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 12 (46.15%) Waterfall
2 10 (38.46%) Systems Analysis
3 4 (15.38%) HTML
3 4 (15.38%) CSS
3 4 (15.38%) AngularJS
4 3 (11.54%) PROC SQL
4 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (11.54%) Front End Development
4 3 (11.54%) ServiceNow
4 3 (11.54%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 3 (11.54%) Smart Meter
4 3 (11.54%) Python
4 3 (11.54%) Java
4 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
4 3 (11.54%) SQL
4 3 (11.54%) SAS
4 3 (11.54%) ProC
4 3 (11.54%) Mathematics
4 3 (11.54%) Django
4 3 (11.54%) jQuery
4 3 (11.54%) Finance
4 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (11.54%) Scrum
5 2 (7.69%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (7.69%) Project Management
5 2 (7.69%) .NET
5 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
5 2 (7.69%) SAP
5 2 (7.69%) Web Services

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (11.54%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) SaaS
2 1 (3.85%) BrowserStack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) ProC
2 1 (3.85%) JIRA
2 1 (3.85%) Maven
2 1 (3.85%) Protractor
2 1 (3.85%) TeamCity
2 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Marketing
2 1 (3.85%) Retail
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Analyst
1 11 (42.31%) Business Analyst
2 10 (38.46%) Insurance Business Analyst
3 7 (26.92%) Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) Python Developer
4 3 (11.54%) SAS Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Django Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Project Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Python/Django Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Security Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Agile .NET Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Agile C# Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Agile Developer
6 1 (3.85%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (3.85%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (3.85%) ServiceNow Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) AngularJS
1 4 (15.38%) CSS
1 4 (15.38%) HTML
2 3 (11.54%) Django
2 3 (11.54%) jQuery
3 2 (7.69%) .NET
3 2 (7.69%) Web Services
4 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.85%) CSS3
4 1 (3.85%) Highcharts JS
4 1 (3.85%) HTML5
4 1 (3.85%) Node.js
4 1 (3.85%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (11.54%) Smart Meter
2 2 (7.69%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Waterfall
2 10 (38.46%) Systems Analysis
3 3 (11.54%) Front End Development
3 3 (11.54%) Mathematics
3 3 (11.54%) Scrum
3 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (7.69%) Data Protection
4 2 (7.69%) Manual Testing
4 2 (7.69%) Project Management
4 2 (7.69%) Test Automation
5 1 (3.85%) Business Analysis
5 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (3.85%) DNA
5 1 (3.85%) ITIL
5 1 (3.85%) Kanban
5 1 (3.85%) PRINCE
5 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.85%) Service Management
5 1 (3.85%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.85%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) Java
1 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
1 3 (11.54%) PROC SQL
1 3 (11.54%) Python
1 3 (11.54%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) ServiceNow
2 2 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (7.69%) SAP
3 1 (3.85%) Avaya
3 1 (3.85%) CA
3 1 (3.85%) Genesys
3 1 (3.85%) HP
3 1 (3.85%) NetApp
3 1 (3.85%) Remedy
3 1 (3.85%) Verint
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago