Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warrington 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 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
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 +14
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 74 142 180
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 26.71% 31.84% 28.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 32.74% 35.95% 33.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 125 184
Warrington median daily rate £525 £473 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -9.13% +36.39%
10th Percentile £359 £300 £388
90th Percentile £714 £675 £750
Cheshire median daily rate £450 £413 £450
% change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Warrington median hourly rate £35.00 - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 -
% change year-on-year -10.26% - -

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 Warrington with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Warrington
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 226 395 542
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 81.59% 88.57% 87.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 288 422
Warrington median daily rate £400 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% -5.26% +18.75%
10th Percentile £151 £225 £313
90th Percentile £630 £688 £705
Cheshire median daily rate £420 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% +8.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 11
Warrington median hourly rate £12.50 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.67% -14.29% +16.67%
10th Percentile £8.44 £9.00 £15.00
90th Percentile £33.00 £33.75 £18.75
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £19.63 £17.50
% change year-on-year -33.76% +12.14% -2.94%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

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

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Warrington

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Software Development in Warrington

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Warrington over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Software Development in Warrington

For the 6 months to 21 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 Warrington region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 26 (35.14%) Project Management
2 22 (29.73%) Scrum
3 19 (25.68%) Microsoft
4 18 (24.32%) Test Automation
5 17 (22.97%) Finance
6 16 (21.62%) DevOps
7 15 (20.27%) Agile Project Management
8 14 (18.92%) Waterfall
8 14 (18.92%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (17.57%) .NET
9 13 (17.57%) Mentoring
10 12 (16.22%) Jenkins
10 12 (16.22%) Kanban
10 12 (16.22%) MongoDB
10 12 (16.22%) Git (software)
11 11 (14.86%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (14.86%) Software Engineering
11 11 (14.86%) Microservices
11 11 (14.86%) Continuous Delivery
11 11 (14.86%) SFIA
12 10 (13.51%) Collaborative Working
12 10 (13.51%) Coaching
12 10 (13.51%) AngularJS
12 10 (13.51%) User Stories
12 10 (13.51%) TDD
12 10 (13.51%) Management Information System
12 10 (13.51%) Configuration Management
12 10 (13.51%) Web Services
12 10 (13.51%) ITIL
12 10 (13.51%) Linux

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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 8 (10.81%) Confluence
1 8 (10.81%) nginx
2 6 (8.11%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (6.76%) CMS
3 5 (6.76%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.70%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.35%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (5.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.81%) Slack
2 7 (9.46%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (6.76%) GitHub
4 4 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (5.41%) Office 365
5 3 (4.05%) Amazon S3
5 3 (4.05%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (2.70%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (1.35%) PaaS
7 1 (1.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.16%) HTTP
2 2 (2.70%) Firewall
3 1 (1.35%) FTP
3 1 (1.35%) Intranet
3 1 (1.35%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.35%) Skype
3 1 (1.35%) tcpdump
3 1 (1.35%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.22%) MongoDB
2 8 (10.81%) Apache Cassandra
2 8 (10.81%) MySQL
2 8 (10.81%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.05%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 3 (4.05%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (4.05%) NoSQL
3 3 (4.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.35%) Big Data
5 1 (1.35%) Couchbase
5 1 (1.35%) CouchDB
5 1 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.35%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.35%) Ingres
5 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.35%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (16.22%) Git (software)
1 12 (16.22%) Jenkins
2 8 (10.81%) JIRA
2 8 (10.81%) SonarQube
3 4 (5.41%) Selenium
4 3 (4.05%) GitLab
4 3 (4.05%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (4.05%) TeamCity
5 2 (2.70%) Bitbucket
5 2 (2.70%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.70%) gulp
5 2 (2.70%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (2.70%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.70%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.35%) Ant
6 1 (1.35%) Gradle
6 1 (1.35%) JUnit
6 1 (1.35%) Maven
General
1 17 (22.97%) Finance
2 1 (1.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (24.32%) Developer
2 11 (14.86%) Analyst
3 9 (12.16%) Delivery Manager
4 8 (10.81%) Business Analyst
4 8 (10.81%) DevOps Engineer
4 8 (10.81%) Senior DevOps
4 8 (10.81%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 7 (9.46%) Agile Delivery Manager
6 6 (8.11%) .NET Developer
7 5 (6.76%) Architect
7 5 (6.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (5.41%) CRM Developer
8 4 (5.41%) Lead Business Analyst
8 4 (5.41%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 4 (5.41%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (5.41%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 4 (5.41%) Project Manager
8 4 (5.41%) Senior Developer
8 4 (5.41%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 4 (5.41%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (17.57%) .NET
2 10 (13.51%) AngularJS
2 10 (13.51%) Web Services
3 8 (10.81%) ASP.NET Web API
3 8 (10.81%) LEMP Stack
4 7 (9.46%) .NET Framework
4 7 (9.46%) ASP.NET
5 6 (8.11%) Entity Framework
5 6 (8.11%) jQuery
5 6 (8.11%) JSON
5 6 (8.11%) RESTful
6 5 (6.76%) .NET Core
6 5 (6.76%) CSS
6 5 (6.76%) KnockoutJS
6 5 (6.76%) WCF
7 3 (4.05%) ASP.NET Core
7 3 (4.05%) HTML
7 3 (4.05%) Middleware
7 3 (4.05%) Node.js
7 3 (4.05%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.51%) Management Information System
2 8 (10.81%) Clustering
3 4 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.05%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.05%) Reference Data
4 3 (4.05%) Smartphone
4 3 (4.05%) Social Media
5 2 (2.70%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (2.70%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.70%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.70%) Replication
6 1 (1.35%) CESG
6 1 (1.35%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (1.35%) iPhone
6 1 (1.35%) NHS
6 1 (1.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.51%) Linux
2 8 (10.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (4.05%) Windows
4 2 (2.70%) Windows 10
4 2 (2.70%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.35%) Unix
5 1 (1.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (35.14%) Project Management
2 22 (29.73%) Scrum
3 18 (24.32%) Test Automation
4 16 (21.62%) DevOps
5 15 (20.27%) Agile Project Management
6 14 (18.92%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (18.92%) Waterfall
7 13 (17.57%) Mentoring
8 12 (16.22%) Kanban
9 11 (14.86%) Continuous Delivery
9 11 (14.86%) Microservices
9 11 (14.86%) SFIA
9 11 (14.86%) Software Engineering
9 11 (14.86%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (13.51%) Coaching
10 10 (13.51%) Collaborative Working
10 10 (13.51%) Configuration Management
10 10 (13.51%) ITIL
10 10 (13.51%) TDD
10 10 (13.51%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 10 (13.51%) Python
2 9 (12.16%) C#
3 8 (10.81%) Bash Shell
3 8 (10.81%) Shell Script
4 7 (9.46%) Java
4 7 (9.46%) JavaScript
4 7 (9.46%) SQL
5 4 (5.41%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.35%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 4 (5.41%) CISSP
1 4 (5.41%) Degree
1 4 (5.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (4.05%) CCDP
2 3 (4.05%) CCIE
2 3 (4.05%) CCNP
2 3 (4.05%) Chartered Engineer
2 3 (4.05%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (4.05%) CISM
3 1 (1.35%) GCED
3 1 (1.35%) GCFA
3 1 (1.35%) GCIA
3 1 (1.35%) GCIH
3 1 (1.35%) GIAC
3 1 (1.35%) GSEC
3 1 (1.35%) MCSE
3 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.35%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.16%) QA
2 1 (1.35%) CESG Infosec
2 1 (1.35%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.35%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.35%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (10.81%) Docker
1 8 (10.81%) Xen
2 3 (4.05%) Virtual Desktop
2 3 (4.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.70%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (2.70%) XenApp
3 2 (2.70%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.35%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.35%) HDFS
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (10.81%) Kubernetes
1 8 (10.81%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (10.81%) Puppet
1 8 (10.81%) Rancher
2 3 (4.05%) SCCM
3 1 (1.35%) Grafana
3 1 (1.35%) Graphite
3 1 (1.35%) IBM BigFix
3 1 (1.35%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.35%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (25.68%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.11%) Citrix
3 5 (6.76%) DevExpress
4 3 (4.05%) Cisco
4 3 (4.05%) VMware
5 2 (2.70%) AppSense
6 1 (1.35%) Cadence
6 1 (1.35%) Oracle