Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 7 8
Rank change year-on-year +2 +1 0
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 2 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South Coast 15.38% 10.00% 7.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 20.00% 10.00% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
South Coast median daily rate £575 £550 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.55% - -
England median daily rate £475 £450 £440
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +3.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Coast median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £42.75
% change year-on-year +1.18% -0.58% +18.09%

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 10 20 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South Coast 76.92% 100.00% 95.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 10
South Coast median daily rate £400 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% - +16.88%
10th Percentile £384 £256 £362
90th Percentile £531 £575 £613
England median daily rate £450 £434 £425
% change year-on-year +3.72% +2.09% +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
South Coast median hourly rate - - £37.50
England median hourly rate £23.50 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -6.00% +8.70% +15.00%

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 22 January 2018, 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 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (50.00%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (50.00%) Project Governance
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (50.00%) Regulatory Compliance
2 1 (50.00%) GDPR
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) PMP
2 1 (50.00%) PMI Certification

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:

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Change Manager
1 1 (50.00%) GDPR Programme Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Insurance Systems Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (50.00%) IT Programme Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Programme Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Integration Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Customer Engagement
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Matrix Organization
1 1 (50.00%) Portfolio Management
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Project Governance
1 1 (50.00%) Regulatory Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (50.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) HP