The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 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 3 months to 29 March 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
West Midlands / Warwickshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 7 12
Rank change year-on-year 0 +5  
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 32 37 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 9.67% 10.36% 8.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.94% 13.41% 11.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 19 12
Median daily rate £408 £315 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.36% -18.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £258 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £564 £457 £496
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 9
Median hourly rate £29.00 £20.00 £31.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.00% -36.38%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.25 £36.00
% change year-on-year +0.59% +17.36%  

Agile Software Development is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Warwickshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 268 276 251
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 80.97% 77.31% 70.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 158 125
Median daily rate £400 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +21.21%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 11 43
Median hourly rate £25.00 £19.61 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.48% -34.63%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.81 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.74 £20.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warwickshire citing Agile Software Development as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Warwickshire

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Software Development in Warwickshire

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Warwickshire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Software Development in Warwickshire

Agile Software Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Agile Software Development in Warwickshire

Agile Software Development
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwick -3 9 £413 +58.65% 4
Leamington Spa - 4 £435 - 4
Stratford-upon-Avon +2 3 £330 - 2
Atherstone - 1 - -
Gaydon - 1 £495 -
Agile Software Development
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 16 (21.92%) PRINCE2
2 15 (20.55%) Finance
3 14 (19.18%) Automotive
3 14 (19.18%) Project Management
4 12 (16.44%) QA
5 11 (15.07%) Microsoft
6 10 (13.70%) CSS
6 10 (13.70%) HTML
6 10 (13.70%) JavaScript
6 10 (13.70%) .NET
6 10 (13.70%) Web Development
6 10 (13.70%) Waterfall
7 8 (10.96%) Scrum
7 8 (10.96%) Use Case
7 8 (10.96%) Degree
8 7 (9.59%) Drupal
8 7 (9.59%) C#
8 7 (9.59%) UML
8 7 (9.59%) Guidewire
8 7 (9.59%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (8.22%) SDLC
9 6 (8.22%) SQL
9 6 (8.22%) SQL Server
9 6 (8.22%) RUP
9 6 (8.22%) Linux
9 6 (8.22%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (8.22%) MVC
9 6 (8.22%) Programme Management
9 6 (8.22%) Business Analysis
9 6 (8.22%) PaaS

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 7 (9.59%) Drupal
2 3 (4.11%) Apache Solr
2 3 (4.11%) K2 blackpearl
2 3 (4.11%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.74%) Apache
3 2 (2.74%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.37%) CMS
4 1 (1.37%) IIS
4 1 (1.37%) Papyrus
4 1 (1.37%) SAS
4 1 (1.37%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (5.48%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.11%) MS Project
3 2 (2.74%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.74%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.22%) PaaS
2 4 (5.48%) GitHub
2 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.11%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.74%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.74%) IaaS
4 2 (2.74%) SaaS
5 1 (1.37%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (1.37%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.37%) Firewall
1 1 (1.37%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.22%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.11%) MySQL
3 2 (2.74%) Big Data
3 2 (2.74%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (2.74%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.74%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.74%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.37%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.37%) Apache Hive
4 1 (1.37%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 1 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.37%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.37%) HBase
4 1 (1.37%) Impala
4 1 (1.37%) Mahout
4 1 (1.37%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.37%) QlikView
4 1 (1.37%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 4 (5.48%) Git (software)
1 4 (5.48%) Selenium
2 3 (4.11%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.74%) Cucumber
3 2 (2.74%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.74%) JIRA
3 2 (2.74%) JUnit
4 1 (1.37%) Axure RP
4 1 (1.37%) JIRA Agile
4 1 (1.37%) Rational Rose
4 1 (1.37%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.37%) Subversion
4 1 (1.37%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.37%) VersionOne
General
1 15 (20.55%) Finance
2 14 (19.18%) Automotive
3 5 (6.85%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.11%) Advertising
5 2 (2.74%) Games
5 2 (2.74%) Marketing
6 1 (1.37%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.37%) Back Office
6 1 (1.37%) Dutch Language
6 1 (1.37%) French Language
6 1 (1.37%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 22 (30.14%) Developer
2 14 (19.18%) Analyst
3 9 (12.33%) Architect
4 7 (9.59%) Project Manager
5 6 (8.22%) .NET Developer
5 6 (8.22%) Business Analyst
5 6 (8.22%) Drupal Developer
6 5 (6.85%) QA Manager
7 4 (5.48%) Agile Project Manager
7 4 (5.48%) Java Developer
7 4 (5.48%) Programme Manager
7 4 (5.48%) Quality Manager
7 4 (5.48%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (5.48%) Test Analyst
8 3 (4.11%) C# Developer
8 3 (4.11%) CRM Analyst
8 3 (4.11%) Web Developer
9 2 (2.74%) Development Specialist
9 2 (2.74%) Infrastructure Manager
9 2 (2.74%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.70%) .NET
1 10 (13.70%) CSS
1 10 (13.70%) HTML
2 5 (6.85%) ASP.NET
2 5 (6.85%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (5.48%) AngularJS
3 4 (5.48%) LAMP
4 3 (4.11%) Drush
4 3 (4.11%) HTML5
4 3 (4.11%) Spring
5 2 (2.74%) .NET Framework
5 2 (2.74%) EDI
5 2 (2.74%) Entity Framework
5 2 (2.74%) Hibernate
5 2 (2.74%) jQuery
5 2 (2.74%) LINQ
5 2 (2.74%) Struts
5 2 (2.74%) Web Services
5 2 (2.74%) WPF
5 2 (2.74%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.59%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.48%) PMI
3 3 (4.11%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.74%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.74%) Robotics
4 2 (2.74%) User Experience
5 1 (1.37%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.37%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.37%) Fintech
5 1 (1.37%) Infotainment
5 1 (1.37%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.22%) Linux
2 2 (2.74%) Android
2 2 (2.74%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.74%) Unix
2 2 (2.74%) Windows
2 2 (2.74%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.37%) AIX
3 1 (1.37%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (21.92%) PRINCE2
2 14 (19.18%) Project Management
3 10 (13.70%) Waterfall
3 10 (13.70%) Web Development
4 8 (10.96%) Scrum
4 8 (10.96%) Use Case
5 7 (9.59%) UML
6 6 (8.22%) Business Analysis
6 6 (8.22%) MVC
6 6 (8.22%) Programme Management
6 6 (8.22%) RUP
6 6 (8.22%) SDLC
6 6 (8.22%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (5.48%) BPMN
7 4 (5.48%) CRM
7 4 (5.48%) Functional Testing
7 4 (5.48%) ITIL
7 4 (5.48%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (4.11%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (4.11%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (13.70%) JavaScript
2 7 (9.59%) C#
3 6 (8.22%) SQL
4 5 (6.85%) Java
5 4 (5.48%) PHP
6 3 (4.11%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.74%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.37%) C
8 1 (1.37%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.37%) VBA
8 1 (1.37%) XAML
Qualifications
1 8 (10.96%) Degree
2 5 (6.85%) PMI Certification
3 4 (5.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (4.11%) PMP
5 2 (2.74%) CCNA
5 2 (2.74%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.74%) ISEB
6 1 (1.37%) CCNP
6 1 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (16.44%) QA
2 2 (2.74%) PMO
3 1 (1.37%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (1.37%) Apache Flume
1 1 (1.37%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 3 (4.11%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.37%) Ansible
2 1 (1.37%) Oozie
Vendors
1 11 (15.07%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.59%) Guidewire
3 4 (5.48%) CA Agile Central
4 3 (4.11%) HP
5 2 (2.74%) Cisco
5 2 (2.74%) Citrix
6 1 (1.37%) Casewise
6 1 (1.37%) Computacenter
6 1 (1.37%) Google
6 1 (1.37%) IBM
6 1 (1.37%) Oracle
6 1 (1.37%) Remedy
6 1 (1.37%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.37%) Tableau
6 1 (1.37%) Xamarin