Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Stockport 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 November 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
Manchester > Stockport
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 1 3
Rank change year-on-year -5 +2 0
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 22 70 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stockport 20.95% 37.63% 22.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 42.31% 42.42% 34.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 64 11
Stockport median daily rate £425 £423 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.59% +30.00% -
10th Percentile £309 £266 £313
90th Percentile £730 £575 £375
Manchester median daily rate £401 £411 £400
% change year-on-year -2.43% +2.81% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Stockport median hourly rate £45.00 - £40.00
Manchester median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -17.65% +6.25% +33.33%

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 Stockport with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Stockport
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 52 165 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stockport 49.52% 88.71% 65.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 128 27
Stockport median daily rate £375 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +30.77% +1.56%
10th Percentile £213 £250 £195
90th Percentile £523 £566 £400
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 15
Stockport median hourly rate £45.00 £32.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.46% -13.33% +150.00%
10th Percentile £19.66 £19.25 £22.20
90th Percentile £144.00 £38.75 £40.60
Manchester median hourly rate £17.50 £15.25 £19.50
% change year-on-year +14.75% -21.79% +30.00%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Stockport

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

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Stockport

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Software Development in Stockport

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Stockport

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Stockport over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Software Development in Stockport

Agile Software Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Stockport

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Agile Software Development in Stockport

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Stockport region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 10 (45.45%) Java
2 9 (40.91%) Test Automation
2 9 (40.91%) Open Source
3 8 (36.36%) DevOps
3 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 7 (31.82%) Scrum
5 6 (27.27%) JUnit
5 6 (27.27%) Apache
5 6 (27.27%) Apache Camel
5 6 (27.27%) Apache CXF
6 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
6 5 (22.73%) Node.js
6 5 (22.73%) Jenkins
6 5 (22.73%) CSS
6 5 (22.73%) HTML
7 4 (18.18%) Linux
7 4 (18.18%) SQL
7 4 (18.18%) Red Hat
7 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering
7 4 (18.18%) Kanban
7 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
7 4 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
7 4 (18.18%) HTML5
7 4 (18.18%) Coaching
7 4 (18.18%) AngularJS
8 3 (13.64%) User Experience
8 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (13.64%) Microservices
8 3 (13.64%) Case Management

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stockport 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 6 (27.27%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (13.64%) MongoDB
1 3 (13.64%) MySQL
1 3 (13.64%) NoSQL
1 3 (13.64%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.55%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) JUnit
2 5 (22.73%) Jenkins
3 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
4 3 (13.64%) Jasmine
4 3 (13.64%) JIRA
5 1 (4.55%) Cucumber
5 1 (4.55%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (4.55%) Maven
5 1 (4.55%) Mocha
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Games
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
2 1 (4.55%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Java Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Project Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Java Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Java Software Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) JavaScript Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Java Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Java Software Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Software Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Software Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Designer
5 2 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (9.09%) HTML CSS Designer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (9.09%) UI Designer
5 2 (9.09%) UI/UX Designer
5 2 (9.09%) UX Designer
5 2 (9.09%) Web UI Designer
5 2 (9.09%) Web UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) Apache Camel
1 6 (27.27%) Apache CXF
2 5 (22.73%) CSS
2 5 (22.73%) HTML
2 5 (22.73%) Node.js
3 4 (18.18%) AngularJS
3 4 (18.18%) HTML5
4 3 (13.64%) CSS3
4 3 (13.64%) REST
4 3 (13.64%) Web Services
5 2 (9.09%) .NET
5 2 (9.09%) SVG
6 1 (4.55%) Ajax
6 1 (4.55%) Angular 2
6 1 (4.55%) jQuery
6 1 (4.55%) React
6 1 (4.55%) Swing
6 1 (4.55%) XHTML
6 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (13.64%) User Experience
2 1 (4.55%) Minimum Viable Product
2 1 (4.55%) Smart Home
2 1 (4.55%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Linux
1 4 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Android
2 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Open Source
1 9 (40.91%) Test Automation
2 8 (36.36%) DevOps
3 7 (31.82%) Scrum
4 4 (18.18%) Coaching
4 4 (18.18%) Kanban
4 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering
5 3 (13.64%) Case Management
5 3 (13.64%) Fraud Detection
5 3 (13.64%) Integration Testing
5 3 (13.64%) Microservices
5 3 (13.64%) TDD
5 3 (13.64%) Waterfall
6 2 (9.09%) Data Protection
6 2 (9.09%) Front End Development
6 2 (9.09%) MVC
6 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
6 2 (9.09%) Use Case
6 2 (9.09%) Web Development
6 2 (9.09%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) Java
2 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 4 (18.18%) SQL
4 2 (9.09%) C#
5 1 (4.55%) C++
5 1 (4.55%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
2 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (4.55%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Red Hat
2 3 (13.64%) Pega
3 2 (9.09%) Atlassian
4 1 (4.55%) Capita
4 1 (4.55%) VMware
4 1 (4.55%) Xamarin