Period
to 18 February 2018

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 18 February 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
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 +19
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 80 99 173
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 26.85% 26.83% 27.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 33.20% 32.04% 32.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 86 156
Warrington median daily rate £523 £450 £515
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.11% -12.62% +28.75%
10th Percentile £400 £300 £365
90th Percentile £663 £675 £851
Cheshire median daily rate £458 £413 £450
% change year-on-year +10.91% -8.33% +19.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Warrington median hourly rate £35.00 - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £35.00 £50.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year -30.00% +110.53% -32.14%

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 241 309 540
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 80.87% 83.74% 86.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 237 372
Warrington median daily rate £455 £450 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.11% -8.16% +30.67%
10th Percentile £150 £140 £313
90th Percentile £609 £688 £700
Cheshire median daily rate £420 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 12
Warrington median hourly rate £11.71 £16.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.03% -8.33% +20.00%
10th Percentile £9.00 £12.38 £13.33
90th Percentile £51.50 £20.10 £56.75
Cheshire median hourly rate £19.25 £21.00 £17.77
% change year-on-year -8.33% +18.18% -21.02%

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 18 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Software Development in Warrington

For the 6 months to 18 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Warrington region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 31 (38.75%) Waterfall
2 29 (36.25%) Project Management
3 23 (28.75%) .NET
4 22 (27.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 21 (26.25%) Java
6 19 (23.75%) CRM
7 17 (21.25%) ERP
7 17 (21.25%) Middleware
7 17 (21.25%) Identity Access Management
8 16 (20.00%) SFIA
8 16 (20.00%) Finance
8 16 (20.00%) Scrum
9 14 (17.50%) CMS
9 14 (17.50%) Content Management
9 14 (17.50%) Business Analysis
10 13 (16.25%) Amazon AWS
10 13 (16.25%) Agile Project Management
10 13 (16.25%) Jenkins
10 13 (16.25%) Microsoft
10 13 (16.25%) Target Operating Model
10 13 (16.25%) DevOps
11 12 (15.00%) Business Transformation
11 12 (15.00%) Kanban
12 11 (13.75%) Git (software)
12 11 (13.75%) Test Automation
13 10 (12.50%) Risk Management
13 10 (12.50%) JSON
13 10 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
14 9 (11.25%) .NET Framework
14 9 (11.25%) ITIL

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 14 (17.50%) CMS
2 4 (5.00%) Confluence
3 2 (2.50%) Apache
3 2 (2.50%) Mongoose
4 1 (1.25%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.25%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.25%) nginx
4 1 (1.25%) SAS
4 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.25%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.25%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (16.25%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (10.00%) PaaS
4 7 (8.75%) IaaS
5 3 (3.75%) GitHub
6 2 (2.50%) Slack
7 1 (1.25%) Amazon S3
7 1 (1.25%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (1.25%) Office 365
7 1 (1.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.00%) Firewall
1 4 (5.00%) Unified Communications
2 3 (3.75%) FTP
2 3 (3.75%) Intranet
2 3 (3.75%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (2.50%) HTTP
4 1 (1.25%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (1.25%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.25%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.25%) Couchbase
3 1 (1.25%) CouchDB
3 1 (1.25%) Ingres
3 1 (1.25%) MySQL
3 1 (1.25%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (1.25%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.25%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.25%) ZAP BI
Development Applications
1 13 (16.25%) Jenkins
2 11 (13.75%) Git (software)
3 8 (10.00%) Visual Studio
4 7 (8.75%) Visual Studio Team System
5 5 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (5.00%) JIRA
6 4 (5.00%) Rational Rose
6 4 (5.00%) Selenium
7 3 (3.75%) GitLab
7 3 (3.75%) SonarQube
8 2 (2.50%) Cucumber
8 2 (2.50%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (2.50%) WebDriver
9 1 (1.25%) Ant
9 1 (1.25%) HP UFT
9 1 (1.25%) JMeter
9 1 (1.25%) JUnit
9 1 (1.25%) LoadRunner
9 1 (1.25%) Maven
9 1 (1.25%) TeamCity
General
1 16 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (1.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (21.25%) Developer
2 14 (17.50%) Analyst
3 11 (13.75%) Lead Developer
4 9 (11.25%) Agile Developer
4 9 (11.25%) Business Analyst
4 9 (11.25%) Senior Agile Developer
4 9 (11.25%) Senior Developer
5 8 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
5 8 (10.00%) Lead Business Analyst
6 7 (8.75%) Agile Delivery Manager
6 7 (8.75%) Azure DevOps
7 6 (7.50%) AWS DevOps
7 6 (7.50%) Senior Manager
8 5 (6.25%) Architect
8 5 (6.25%) Azure Consultant
8 5 (6.25%) Consultant
8 5 (6.25%) DevOps Consultant
8 5 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (6.25%) Integration Consultant
8 5 (6.25%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (28.75%) .NET
2 17 (21.25%) Middleware
3 10 (12.50%) JSON
4 9 (11.25%) .NET Framework
5 5 (6.25%) Node.js
5 5 (6.25%) Web Services
6 4 (5.00%) CSS
6 4 (5.00%) HTML
7 3 (3.75%) Apache Camel
8 2 (2.50%) AngularJS
8 2 (2.50%) Apache CXF
8 2 (2.50%) CSS3
8 2 (2.50%) FreeMarker
8 2 (2.50%) Gherkin
8 2 (2.50%) HTML5
8 2 (2.50%) LESS
8 2 (2.50%) Nunjucks
8 2 (2.50%) Sass
8 2 (2.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (1.25%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.00%) Client/Server
3 4 (5.00%) Mainframe
4 3 (3.75%) CESG
4 3 (3.75%) Cyberattack
4 3 (3.75%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.50%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (2.50%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.50%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.25%) Clustering
6 1 (1.25%) NHS
6 1 (1.25%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.25%) Social Media
6 1 (1.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.25%) Linux
1 5 (6.25%) Windows
2 4 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (5.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.50%) Windows 10
3 2 (2.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (38.75%) Waterfall
2 29 (36.25%) Project Management
3 22 (27.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (23.75%) CRM
5 17 (21.25%) ERP
5 17 (21.25%) Identity Access Management
6 16 (20.00%) Scrum
6 16 (20.00%) SFIA
7 14 (17.50%) Business Analysis
7 14 (17.50%) Content Management
8 13 (16.25%) Agile Project Management
8 13 (16.25%) DevOps
8 13 (16.25%) Target Operating Model
9 12 (15.00%) Business Transformation
9 12 (15.00%) Kanban
10 11 (13.75%) Test Automation
11 10 (12.50%) Risk Management
12 9 (11.25%) IT Strategy
12 9 (11.25%) ITIL
12 9 (11.25%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 21 (26.25%) Java
2 7 (8.75%) PowerShell
3 5 (6.25%) JavaScript
4 4 (5.00%) Python
5 3 (3.75%) COBOL
6 1 (1.25%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.25%) C
6 1 (1.25%) C#
6 1 (1.25%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (7.50%) CISSP
2 4 (5.00%) Degree
2 4 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (3.75%) CCDP
3 3 (3.75%) CCIE
3 3 (3.75%) CCNP
3 3 (3.75%) Chartered Engineer
3 3 (3.75%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (3.75%) CISM
3 3 (3.75%) GCED
3 3 (3.75%) GCFA
3 3 (3.75%) GCIA
3 3 (3.75%) GCIH
3 3 (3.75%) GIAC
3 3 (3.75%) GREM
3 3 (3.75%) GSEC
4 1 (1.25%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.25%) MCSE
4 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.75%) CESG Infosec
1 3 (3.75%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 3 (3.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.50%) QA
3 1 (1.25%) PMO
3 1 (1.25%) SLA
3 1 (1.25%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (2.50%) Docker
1 2 (2.50%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (2.50%) XenApp
1 2 (2.50%) XenDesktop
2 1 (1.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.25%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.25%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (10.00%) Puppet
2 3 (3.75%) IBM BigFix
2 3 (3.75%) SCCM
3 1 (1.25%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.25%) Nessus
3 1 (1.25%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.25%) Rancher
3 1 (1.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (16.25%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.00%) Casewise
3 3 (3.75%) Cisco
3 3 (3.75%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.50%) Citrix
4 2 (2.50%) Ivanti
5 1 (1.25%) Cadence
5 1 (1.25%) Oracle