Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Walsall 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 21 January 2018 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 > Walsall
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 7 5
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 0 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Walsall - 6.67% 14.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 9.52% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Walsall median daily rate - £425 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.58% +4.14%
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Walsall median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £33.00 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year +32.00% +8.70% -25.13%

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 Walsall with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Walsall
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 13 21 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Walsall 72.22% 70.00% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 14 14
Walsall median daily rate £325 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% +7.14% +7.28%
10th Percentile £256 £166 £229
90th Percentile £440 £453 £460
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Walsall median hourly rate £16.41 £10.67 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +53.78% -39.04% +68.72%
10th Percentile £14.61 £10.07 £16.25
90th Percentile £18.20 £11.82 £18.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £24.98 £21.26 £20.00
% change year-on-year +17.50% +6.30% -11.11%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Walsall

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

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Walsall

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Walsall

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Software Development in Walsall