Period
to 18 October 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 October 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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 0
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 51 60 160
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 23.50% 24.29% 32.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 27.57% 29.85% 35.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 57 148
Warrington median daily rate £450 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.29% +10.53% -6.86%
10th Percentile £358 £354 £300
90th Percentile £573 £695 £700
Cheshire median daily rate £410 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -8.89% +5.88% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Warrington median hourly rate £45.00 £55.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.18% - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £45.00 £55.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year -18.18% +41.03% -

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 185 201 452
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 85.25% 81.38% 91.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 135 329
Warrington median daily rate £400 £388 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -13.89% -2.70%
10th Percentile £205 £157 £250
90th Percentile £590 £575 £688
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £410 £410
% change year-on-year -2.44% - -1.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 19 11
Warrington median hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% +100.00% -14.29%
10th Percentile £9.00 £8.88 £9.00
90th Percentile £67.50 £65.00 £33.75
Cheshire median hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year -11.63% +34.38% -8.57%

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 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Software Development in Warrington

Agile Software Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Agile Software Development in Warrington

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 16 (31.37%) Scrum
2 10 (19.61%) JavaScript
2 10 (19.61%) .NET
3 9 (17.65%) C#
3 9 (17.65%) Web Services
3 9 (17.65%) Git (software)
3 9 (17.65%) DevOps
4 8 (15.69%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (15.69%) Test Automation
4 8 (15.69%) Security Cleared
5 7 (13.73%) Degree
5 7 (13.73%) Service Delivery
5 7 (13.73%) Project Management
5 7 (13.73%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (13.73%) Decision-Making
6 6 (11.76%) Confluence
6 6 (11.76%) High Availability
6 6 (11.76%) Microsoft
6 6 (11.76%) CSS
6 6 (11.76%) HTML
6 6 (11.76%) SharePoint
6 6 (11.76%) JIRA
7 5 (9.80%) Blog
7 5 (9.80%) Psychology
7 5 (9.80%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (9.80%) Market Research
7 5 (9.80%) TeamCity
7 5 (9.80%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (9.80%) CRM
7 5 (9.80%) SOAP

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 6 (11.76%) Confluence
1 6 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.84%) CMS
3 3 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (5.88%) IIS
3 3 (5.88%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.96%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.96%) Smallworld
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.96%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.88%) IaaS
3 2 (3.92%) AtomSphere
3 2 (3.92%) Boomi
4 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.96%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (1.96%) GitHub
4 1 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.96%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.92%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.96%) GIS
2 1 (1.96%) MariaDB
2 1 (1.96%) MySQL
2 1 (1.96%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.96%) QlikView
2 1 (1.96%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (17.65%) Git (software)
2 6 (11.76%) JIRA
3 5 (9.80%) TeamCity
4 4 (7.84%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (7.84%) Selenium
4 4 (7.84%) Visual Studio
5 3 (5.88%) Bitbucket
5 3 (5.88%) gulp
5 3 (5.88%) Jenkins
6 2 (3.92%) Rational Rose
7 1 (1.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.96%) Chocolatey
7 1 (1.96%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.96%) Gatling
7 1 (1.96%) JMeter
7 1 (1.96%) Plastic SCM
7 1 (1.96%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.96%) Vagrant
7 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (7.84%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Publishing
3 1 (1.96%) Billing
3 1 (1.96%) Local Government
3 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (33.33%) Developer
2 7 (13.73%) Analyst
3 6 (11.76%) Business Analyst
3 6 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (9.80%) Agile Business Analyst
4 5 (9.80%) User Researcher
5 4 (7.84%) Public Sector Business Analyst
6 3 (5.88%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Agile Project Manager
6 3 (5.88%) C# Developer
6 3 (5.88%) CRM Developer
6 3 (5.88%) Designer
6 3 (5.88%) Digital Agile Project Manager
6 3 (5.88%) Digital Project Manager
6 3 (5.88%) Digital Transformation
6 3 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 3 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Project Manager
7 2 (3.92%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (19.61%) .NET
2 9 (17.65%) Web Services
3 6 (11.76%) CSS
3 6 (11.76%) HTML
4 5 (9.80%) Node.js
4 5 (9.80%) SOAP
5 4 (7.84%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (5.88%) AngularJS
6 3 (5.88%) REST
6 3 (5.88%) Velocity
7 2 (3.92%) .NET Framework
7 2 (3.92%) Express
7 2 (3.92%) hapi
7 2 (3.92%) Middleware
8 1 (1.96%) Gherkin
8 1 (1.96%) JSON
8 1 (1.96%) Laravel
8 1 (1.96%) React
8 1 (1.96%) Spring
8 1 (1.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) Blog
2 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.88%) Clustering
2 3 (5.88%) User Experience
3 2 (3.92%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.92%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.84%) Windows
1 4 (7.84%) Windows Server
2 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.96%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (31.37%) Scrum
2 9 (17.65%) DevOps
3 8 (15.69%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (15.69%) Test Automation
4 7 (13.73%) Decision-Making
4 7 (13.73%) Project Management
4 7 (13.73%) Service Delivery
5 6 (11.76%) High Availability
6 5 (9.80%) Analytics
6 5 (9.80%) Cognitive Psychology
6 5 (9.80%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (9.80%) CRM
6 5 (9.80%) Market Research
6 5 (9.80%) Psychology
6 5 (9.80%) Qualitative Research
6 5 (9.80%) Quantitative Research
6 5 (9.80%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (7.84%) PRINCE2
7 4 (7.84%) Programme Management
7 4 (7.84%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (19.61%) JavaScript
2 9 (17.65%) C#
3 4 (7.84%) Java
4 3 (5.88%) PHP
4 3 (5.88%) SQL
5 2 (3.92%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.96%) C
6 1 (1.96%) Java 8
6 1 (1.96%) Python
6 1 (1.96%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (15.69%) Security Cleared
2 7 (13.73%) Degree
3 4 (7.84%) SC Cleared
4 3 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (3.92%) DBS Check
6 1 (1.96%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.96%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (3.92%) Docker
2 1 (1.96%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (7.84%) Terraform
2 3 (5.88%) AirWatch
2 3 (5.88%) Kubernetes
2 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (3.92%) Ansible
3 2 (3.92%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.96%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.84%) VMware
3 3 (5.88%) Blue Coat
3 3 (5.88%) SolarWinds
4 2 (3.92%) Atlassian
4 2 (3.92%) Casewise
4 2 (3.92%) Dell
5 1 (1.96%) SAP
5 1 (1.96%) Xamarin