Period
to 19 April 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 19 April 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
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 2 -
Rank change year-on-year 0 - +4
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 4 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South Coast 26.67% 27.27% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 30.77% 27.27% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
South Coast median daily rate £500 £550 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% - -
England median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Coast median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £45.00 £42.00 £43.63
% change year-on-year +7.14% -3.72% +19.85%

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 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South Coast 86.67% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 9
South Coast median daily rate £475 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £403 £405 £305
90th Percentile £656 £575 £585
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
South Coast median hourly rate - - £32.50
England median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -10.00% +8.70% +13.58%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in the South Coast

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in the South Coast over the 6 months to 19 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 19 April 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
2 2 (50.00%) Web Design
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) JUnit
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) HTTP
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
2 2 (50.00%) Guice
2 2 (50.00%) OWASP
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Customer Engagement
2 2 (50.00%) RESTful
2 2 (50.00%) Scala
2 2 (50.00%) Open Source
2 2 (50.00%) Confluence

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
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
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 2 (50.00%) 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%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Change Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) GDPR Programme Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Programme Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Manager
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
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) Customer Engagement
2 2 (50.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
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%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (25.00%) Regulatory Compliance
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
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
2 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (25.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) GDPR
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Google