The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 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 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Agile Software Development
Staffordshire / Stoke-on-Trent
Rank 6 3 4
Rank change year-on-year -3 +1  
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 8 15 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 14.55% 24.59% 32.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 20.51% 29.41% 38.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 9
Median daily rate £376 £320 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.57% -14.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £317 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £505 £415
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 Stoke-on-Trent with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Stoke-on-Trent
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 39 51 26
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 70.91% 83.61% 83.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 27 19
Median daily rate £338 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.57% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £301 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £10.65 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -39.14%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 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 Stoke-on-Trent

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Software Development in Stoke-on-Trent

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 26 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 12 (40.00%) .NET
1 12 (40.00%) Scrum
2 11 (36.67%) C#
3 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 8 (26.67%) TDD
4 8 (26.67%) MVC
4 8 (26.67%) HTML
4 8 (26.67%) HTML5
5 7 (23.33%) ASP.NET
5 7 (23.33%) OO
5 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
5 7 (23.33%) SOLID
6 6 (20.00%) SQL
6 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (20.00%) AngularJS
6 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 5 (16.67%) Jenkins
7 5 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
7 5 (16.67%) WCF
7 5 (16.67%) T-SQL
7 5 (16.67%) Java
7 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
7 5 (16.67%) CSS
7 5 (16.67%) XML
7 5 (16.67%) SOA
7 5 (16.67%) CRM
8 4 (13.33%) Project Management
8 4 (13.33%) Subversion
8 4 (13.33%) Selenium
8 4 (13.33%) jQuery

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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 (6.67%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.33%) MFGPRO
2 1 (3.33%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.00%) MySQL
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.67%) NoSQL
3 2 (6.67%) RDBMS
3 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 4 (13.33%) Selenium
2 4 (13.33%) Subversion
2 4 (13.33%) TeamCity
3 3 (10.00%) JIRA
4 2 (6.67%) Ant
4 2 (6.67%) Gradle
4 2 (6.67%) Maven
4 2 (6.67%) SpecFlow
5 1 (3.33%) Grunt
5 1 (3.33%) gulp
5 1 (3.33%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (3.33%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (10.00%) Games
2 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (60.00%) Developer
2 9 (30.00%) C# Developer
3 7 (23.33%) .NET Developer
4 5 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Analyst
5 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Java Developer
6 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 3 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (10.00%) CRM Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Business Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) C# WPF Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Project Manager
7 2 (6.67%) SQL Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Test Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Test Manager
7 2 (6.67%) WPF Developer
8 1 (3.33%) IT Manager
8 1 (3.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (40.00%) .NET
2 8 (26.67%) HTML
2 8 (26.67%) HTML5
3 7 (23.33%) ASP.NET
4 6 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 5 (16.67%) CSS
5 5 (16.67%) WCF
5 5 (16.67%) XML
6 4 (13.33%) jQuery
6 4 (13.33%) React
7 3 (10.00%) Angular 2
7 3 (10.00%) WPF
8 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (6.67%) JSF
8 2 (6.67%) REST
8 2 (6.67%) RESTful
8 2 (6.67%) Spring
8 2 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Scrum
2 8 (26.67%) MVC
2 8 (26.67%) TDD
3 7 (23.33%) OO
3 7 (23.33%) SOLID
4 5 (16.67%) CRM
4 5 (16.67%) SOA
5 4 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (13.33%) Project Management
6 3 (10.00%) Microservices
6 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2
6 3 (10.00%) SDLC
6 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (6.67%) API Design
7 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (6.67%) DevOps
7 2 (6.67%) OOP
7 2 (6.67%) Software Engineering
7 2 (6.67%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (36.67%) C#
2 6 (20.00%) SQL
3 5 (16.67%) Java
3 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 5 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 3 (10.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.33%) ES6
5 1 (3.33%) VB
5 1 (3.33%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
1 1 (3.33%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) PMO
1 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.33%) SAP
2 1 (3.33%) SOASTA, Inc
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