Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 18 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
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 4 21
Rank change year-on-year +1 +17 +1
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 134 114 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 19.09% 16.59% 5.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 22.75% 20.36% 7.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 80 46
Swindon median daily rate £403 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.00% -12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £325 £305 £300
90th Percentile £720 £552 £500
Wiltshire median daily rate £420 £405 £369
% change year-on-year +3.70% +9.83% +5.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Swindon median hourly rate - - £10.00
Wiltshire median hourly rate £36.25 - £34.00

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 Swindon with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Swindon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 589 560 695
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 83.90% 81.51% 79.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 424 416 523
Swindon median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -3.15%
10th Percentile £308 £275 £275
90th Percentile £600 £575 £550
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% -3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 13
Swindon median hourly rate £13.00 £21.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.10% +20.03% -22.57%
10th Percentile £11.80 £18.50 £12.50
90th Percentile £28.75 £24.70 £44.20
Wiltshire median hourly rate £34.88 £38.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year -9.42% +13.24% +23.64%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Swindon

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Software Development in Swindon

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Swindon over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Software Development in Swindon

Agile Software Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Agile Software Development in Swindon

For the 6 months to 18 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 37 (27.61%) Finance
1 37 (27.61%) Scrum
2 36 (26.87%) .NET
3 34 (25.37%) JavaScript
3 34 (25.37%) MVC
4 29 (21.64%) DevOps
5 28 (20.90%) C#
6 27 (20.15%) HTML
6 27 (20.15%) Java
7 25 (18.66%) Mentoring
8 24 (17.91%) ASP.NET
8 24 (17.91%) CSS
9 23 (17.16%) .NET Framework
10 22 (16.42%) JIRA
10 22 (16.42%) AngularJS
11 20 (14.93%) SQL
12 18 (13.43%) Project Management
12 18 (13.43%) User Experience
12 18 (13.43%) User Stories
13 17 (12.69%) Confluence
14 16 (11.94%) Entity Framework
14 16 (11.94%) ASP.NET MVC
15 15 (11.19%) Amazon AWS
15 15 (11.19%) Stakeholder Management
15 15 (11.19%) SQL Server
16 14 (10.45%) TDD
16 14 (10.45%) Degree
16 14 (10.45%) QA
17 13 (9.70%) Selenium
17 13 (9.70%) Web Development

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 17 (12.69%) Confluence
2 5 (3.73%) CMS
3 4 (2.99%) IIS
3 4 (2.99%) Kentico
4 3 (2.24%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (2.24%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (2.24%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.49%) Apache
5 2 (1.49%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.75%) Liferay
6 1 (0.75%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.75%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (2.24%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.24%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (2.24%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (2.24%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (2.24%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (1.49%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 15 (11.19%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (8.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.24%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 3 (2.24%) Office 365
4 1 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.75%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.75%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (0.75%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (0.75%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.75%) CheetahMail
4 1 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.75%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.75%) Route 53
4 1 (0.75%) Sauce Labs
4 1 (0.75%) Serverless
4 1 (0.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.22%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (1.49%) Intranet
3 1 (0.75%) HTTP
3 1 (0.75%) Internet
3 1 (0.75%) SMS
3 1 (0.75%) SSL
3 1 (0.75%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.75%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (11.19%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.73%) Oracle BI EE
2 5 (3.73%) Power BI
3 4 (2.99%) MongoDB
4 3 (2.24%) Amazon Redshift
4 3 (2.24%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.49%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.49%) DB2
5 2 (1.49%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (0.75%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.75%) MySQL
6 1 (0.75%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (0.75%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.75%) Redis
6 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 22 (16.42%) JIRA
2 13 (9.70%) Selenium
3 10 (7.46%) Cucumber
4 9 (6.72%) Git (software)
4 9 (6.72%) Jenkins
5 7 (5.22%) Subversion
6 6 (4.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (4.48%) Jasmine
6 6 (4.48%) Maven
7 4 (2.99%) NUnit
7 4 (2.99%) ReSharper
8 3 (2.24%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (2.24%) TortoiseSVN
8 3 (2.24%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.49%) Ant
9 2 (1.49%) Gradle
9 2 (1.49%) JUnit
9 2 (1.49%) NuGet
9 2 (1.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (1.49%) WebDriver
General
1 37 (27.61%) Finance
2 10 (7.46%) Banking
3 7 (5.22%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.73%) Back Office
5 3 (2.24%) General Ledger
5 3 (2.24%) Legal
6 2 (1.49%) Billing
6 2 (1.49%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.49%) Marketing
6 2 (1.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 48 (35.82%) Developer
2 19 (14.18%) Architect
3 15 (11.19%) Analyst
4 12 (8.96%) .NET Developer
4 12 (8.96%) C# Developer
4 12 (8.96%) Delivery Manager
5 11 (8.21%) Digital Delivery Manager
6 9 (6.72%) Enterprise Architect
7 7 (5.22%) Project Manager
7 7 (5.22%) Technical Architect
7 7 (5.22%) User Researcher
7 7 (5.22%) Web Developer
8 6 (4.48%) Java Developer
8 6 (4.48%) Senior Developer
9 5 (3.73%) Business Analyst
9 5 (3.73%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 5 (3.73%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (3.73%) Test Analyst
10 4 (2.99%) Agile Business Analyst
10 4 (2.99%) Security Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (26.87%) .NET
2 27 (20.15%) HTML
3 24 (17.91%) ASP.NET
3 24 (17.91%) CSS
4 23 (17.16%) .NET Framework
5 22 (16.42%) AngularJS
6 16 (11.94%) ASP.NET MVC
6 16 (11.94%) Entity Framework
7 10 (7.46%) HTML5
7 10 (7.46%) Spring
8 9 (6.72%) ASP.NET Web API
8 9 (6.72%) jQuery
8 9 (6.72%) Node.js
8 9 (6.72%) REST
9 7 (5.22%) Gherkin
9 7 (5.22%) SOAP
9 7 (5.22%) Velocity
10 6 (4.48%) RESTful
10 6 (4.48%) Spring Boot
11 5 (3.73%) React
Miscellaneous
1 18 (13.43%) User Experience
2 9 (6.72%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.24%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (2.24%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.24%) RIA
4 2 (1.49%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.49%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.75%) CESG
5 1 (0.75%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.75%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.75%) iPad
5 1 (0.75%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.99%) Unix
2 3 (2.24%) Linux
3 2 (1.49%) Amazon Linux
3 2 (1.49%) Windows
3 2 (1.49%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.75%) Android
4 1 (0.75%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.75%) CentOS
4 1 (0.75%) CoreOS
4 1 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (27.61%) Scrum
2 34 (25.37%) MVC
3 29 (21.64%) DevOps
4 25 (18.66%) Mentoring
5 18 (13.43%) Project Management
5 18 (13.43%) User Stories
6 15 (11.19%) Stakeholder Management
7 14 (10.45%) TDD
8 13 (9.70%) Web Development
9 12 (8.96%) Continuous Delivery
9 12 (8.96%) ETL
9 12 (8.96%) Kanban
9 12 (8.96%) Waterfall
10 11 (8.21%) BDD
10 11 (8.21%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (8.21%) Unit Testing
11 10 (7.46%) Enterprise Architecture
11 10 (7.46%) OO
11 10 (7.46%) Technical Architecture
12 9 (6.72%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 34 (25.37%) JavaScript
2 28 (20.90%) C#
3 27 (20.15%) Java
4 20 (14.93%) SQL
5 6 (4.48%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.49%) C
6 2 (1.49%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.49%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.75%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.75%) Python
7 1 (0.75%) Ruby
7 1 (0.75%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.75%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 14 (10.45%) Degree
2 7 (5.22%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 7 (5.22%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (5.22%) CISSP
3 5 (3.73%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (2.99%) ISTQB
4 4 (2.99%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.49%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.75%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (0.75%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.45%) QA
2 3 (2.24%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.49%) SEPA
4 1 (0.75%) PMO
System Software
1 11 (8.21%) Docker
2 3 (2.24%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.75%) GlusterFS
3 1 (0.75%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 7 (5.22%) Norton AntiVirus
2 6 (4.48%) Kubernetes
3 3 (2.24%) Nagios
4 2 (1.49%) Ansible
4 2 (1.49%) Icinga
4 2 (1.49%) Kibana
4 2 (1.49%) logstash
5 1 (0.75%) OSSEC
5 1 (0.75%) Terraform
Vendors
1 13 (9.70%) Microsoft
1 13 (9.70%) Oracle
2 7 (5.22%) ArcSight
2 7 (5.22%) Bluefish Communications
2 7 (5.22%) FireEye
2 7 (5.22%) HP
2 7 (5.22%) McAfee
2 7 (5.22%) Sencha
2 7 (5.22%) Symantec
3 3 (2.24%) Apigee
3 3 (2.24%) Atlassian
3 3 (2.24%) Red Hat
4 1 (0.75%) New Relic
4 1 (0.75%) Sitecore
4 1 (0.75%) Telerik
4 1 (0.75%) Veracode
4 1 (0.75%) WSO2