The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Sutton Coldfield 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 24 June 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
West Midlands / Sutton Coldfield
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 5 -
Rank change year-on-year +1 -  
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sutton Coldfield 33.33% 18.18% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 40.00% 18.18% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £575 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +64.28% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £388
% change year-on-year - +9.67%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.25 £37.00
% change year-on-year +2.36% +14.18%  

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 Sutton Coldfield with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Sutton Coldfield
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 10 11 7
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Sutton Coldfield 83.33% 100.00% 87.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 7
Median daily rate £600 £350 £453
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +71.42% -22.65%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £430 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Sutton Coldfield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Sutton Coldfield 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 Sutton Coldfield

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sutton Coldfield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Software Development in Sutton Coldfield

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Sutton Coldfield region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 4 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Data Quality
2 3 (75.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) Cognos
4 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (25.00%) ETL
4 1 (25.00%) SAS
4 1 (25.00%) QlikView
4 1 (25.00%) Pentaho
4 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sutton Coldfield 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 1 (25.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) Pentaho
2 1 (25.00%) QlikView
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
1 4 (100.00%) Business Manager
1 4 (100.00%) Integration Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (75.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (75.00%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Cognos