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 3 months to 22 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Agile Software Development
Manchester / Stockport
Rank 3 1 5
Rank change year-on-year -2 +4  
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 14 32 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stockport 41.18% 69.57% 16.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 51.85% 74.42% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 31 2
Median daily rate £306 £425 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.94% +28.78%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £42.29 £36.13
% change year-on-year -1.86% +17.06%  

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 Stockport with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Stockport
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 27 43 9
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Stockport 79.41% 93.48% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 38 7
Median daily rate £325 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.75% +21.21%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £356 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £530 £365
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.25% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Stockport

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stockport 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 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 Hourly Rate Trend in Stockport

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Agile Software Development in Stockport

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 22 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 Stockport region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 26 (78.79%) JavaScript
2 17 (51.52%) CSS
2 17 (51.52%) Scrum
3 16 (48.48%) HTML
4 14 (42.42%) Java
5 12 (36.36%) Web Development
5 12 (36.36%) AngularJS
6 11 (33.33%) HTML5
7 10 (30.30%) Node.js
7 10 (30.30%) JIRA
8 9 (27.27%) TDD
8 9 (27.27%) C#
9 8 (24.24%) .NET
9 8 (24.24%) MVC
9 8 (24.24%) Software Engineering
9 8 (24.24%) CSS3
9 8 (24.24%) Prototyping
10 7 (21.21%) Wireframes
10 7 (21.21%) MongoDB
10 7 (21.21%) Kanban
10 7 (21.21%) Jenkins
10 7 (21.21%) User Experience
10 7 (21.21%) jQuery
10 7 (21.21%) Adobe Illustrator
10 7 (21.21%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (21.21%) Linux
10 7 (21.21%) MySQL
10 7 (21.21%) JUnit
11 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET
11 6 (18.18%) SQL

Agile Software Development
Top Related 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 3 (9.09%) Confluence
2 2 (6.06%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.03%) Jetty
3 1 (3.03%) nginx
3 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (21.21%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (3.03%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) Slack
2 1 (3.03%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.03%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (3.03%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) MongoDB
1 7 (21.21%) MySQL
1 7 (21.21%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (15.15%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (15.15%) NoSQL
3 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 10 (30.30%) JIRA
2 7 (21.21%) Jenkins
2 7 (21.21%) JUnit
3 5 (15.15%) Axure RP
3 5 (15.15%) Git (software)
4 4 (12.12%) Jasmine
5 3 (9.09%) Cucumber
5 3 (9.09%) Maven
6 2 (6.06%) Gradle
6 2 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (3.03%) gulp
7 1 (3.03%) Selenium
General
1 3 (9.09%) Finance
1 3 (9.09%) Marketing
2 2 (6.06%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 28 (84.85%) Developer
2 10 (30.30%) Java Developer
3 8 (24.24%) JavaScript Developer
4 5 (15.15%) UX Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Angular Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Digital Developer
5 4 (12.12%) HTML CSS Developer
5 4 (12.12%) HTML Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Web Developer
6 3 (9.09%) .NET Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Node.js Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Agile Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Agile Java Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Designer
8 1 (3.03%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 1 (3.03%) MongoDB Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 1 (3.03%) UI Developer
8 1 (3.03%) UI/UX Developer
8 1 (3.03%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (51.52%) CSS
2 16 (48.48%) HTML
3 12 (36.36%) AngularJS
4 11 (33.33%) HTML5
5 10 (30.30%) Node.js
6 8 (24.24%) .NET
6 8 (24.24%) CSS3
7 7 (21.21%) jQuery
8 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET
8 6 (18.18%) SVG
9 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (12.12%) REST
9 4 (12.12%) XML
10 3 (9.09%) Hibernate
10 3 (9.09%) Spring
10 3 (9.09%) Swing
11 2 (6.06%) Express
11 2 (6.06%) NHibernate
12 1 (3.03%) JAX-RS
12 1 (3.03%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) User Experience
2 2 (6.06%) Clustering
3 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.03%) iPad
3 1 (3.03%) Social Media
3 1 (3.03%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.21%) Linux
2 5 (15.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.03%) Android
3 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (51.52%) Scrum
2 12 (36.36%) Web Development
3 9 (27.27%) TDD
4 8 (24.24%) MVC
4 8 (24.24%) Prototyping
4 8 (24.24%) Software Engineering
5 7 (21.21%) Kanban
5 7 (21.21%) Wireframes
6 6 (18.18%) OO
6 6 (18.18%) SDLC
6 6 (18.18%) Use Case
7 5 (15.15%) BDD
7 5 (15.15%) DevOps
8 4 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (12.12%) Open Source
9 2 (6.06%) E-Commerce
9 2 (6.06%) Front End Development
9 2 (6.06%) Responsive Web Design
9 2 (6.06%) Unit Testing
9 2 (6.06%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 26 (78.79%) JavaScript
2 14 (42.42%) Java
3 9 (27.27%) C#
4 6 (18.18%) SQL
5 2 (6.06%) C++
5 2 (6.06%) Groovy
5 2 (6.06%) Ruby
5 2 (6.06%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) Red Hat
2 1 (3.03%) Adobe
Stockport, Cheshire
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