Period
to 18 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South Coast 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 18 July 2018 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
England > South Coast
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 5 -
Rank change year-on-year +2 - +11
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South Coast 26.67% 9.09% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 30.77% 9.09% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
South Coast median daily rate £425 - -
England median daily rate £475 £460 £450
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Coast median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £44.50 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +4.71% - +18.06%

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 the South Coast with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South Coast
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 13 11 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South Coast 86.67% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 2
South Coast median daily rate £425 - £506
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Coast median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £22.46 £25.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year -10.16% +4.17% +11.63%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in the South Coast

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

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in the South Coast

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South Coast

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Software Development in the South Coast

Agile Software Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South Coast

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Agile Software Development in the South Coast

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South Coast region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 3 (75.00%) Scrum
1 3 (75.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 2 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) RESTful
2 2 (50.00%) Scala
2 2 (50.00%) Open Source
2 2 (50.00%) Confluence
2 2 (50.00%) Hudson
2 2 (50.00%) REST
2 2 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (50.00%) Play Framework
2 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (50.00%) Functional Programming
2 2 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (50.00%) Web Design
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Pair Programming
2 2 (50.00%) Subversion
2 2 (50.00%) Spring
2 2 (50.00%) Ruby
2 2 (50.00%) Google
2 2 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) JIRA
2 2 (50.00%) Spring MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Django
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) Kanban

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South Coast 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 (50.00%) Confluence
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (25.00%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) Hudson
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
1 2 (50.00%) JUnit
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Scala Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Data Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Hadoop Architect
2 1 (25.00%) SAS Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Django
1 2 (50.00%) Guice
1 2 (50.00%) JSON
1 2 (50.00%) Play Framework
1 2 (50.00%) REST
1 2 (50.00%) RESTful
1 2 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 2 (50.00%) Spring
1 2 (50.00%) Spring MVC
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
1 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) Functional Programming
2 2 (50.00%) Kanban
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Open Source
2 2 (50.00%) OWASP
2 2 (50.00%) Pair Programming
2 2 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Web Design
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) Ruby
1 2 (50.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Google