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 3 months to 27 March 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
England / South Coast
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 - 6
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South Coast 60.00% - 5.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 60.00% - 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £550 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.25 £36.13
% change year-on-year +0.59% +16.95%  

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

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South Coast
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 5 13 14
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South Coast 100.00% 100.00% 82.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 7
Median daily rate £550 £700 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.42% +75.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -5.84% +27.48%  

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in the South Coast

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South Coast 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 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development in the South Coast.

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

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South Coast

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 South Coast region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
1 2 (66.67%) JSON
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) RESTful
1 2 (66.67%) Scala
1 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
1 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
1 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
1 2 (66.67%) Play Framework
1 2 (66.67%) Functional Programming
1 2 (66.67%) Pattern Matching
1 2 (66.67%) ML
1 2 (66.67%) Haskell
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) QMS
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) PLM
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) MS Project

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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
1 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
General
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) JSON
1 2 (66.67%) Play Framework
1 2 (66.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (66.67%) Functional Programming
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) Pattern Matching
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) PLM
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) QMS
2 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) Haskell
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) ML
1 2 (66.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle