Period
to 20 February 2018

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 6 months to 20 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
West Midlands > Warwickshire
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 8 7
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1 +12
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 69 77 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 11.64% 10.65% 10.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.77% 13.05% 13.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 49 60
Warwickshire median daily rate £370 £408 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.20% +3.49% +12.50%
10th Percentile £285 £317 £263
90th Percentile £535 £535 £600
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +4.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 12 3
Warwickshire median hourly rate £30.67 £25.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.26% +27.50% -36.39%
10th Percentile £24.50 £24.25 £19.00
90th Percentile £33.50 £32.65 £22.60
West Midlands median hourly rate £31.31 £25.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year +25.24% +21.95% -34.80%

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 Warwickshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Warwickshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 501 590 493
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 84.49% 81.60% 80.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 269 375 261
Warwickshire median daily rate £385 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £260
90th Percentile £550 £548 £563
West Midlands median daily rate £401 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +0.13% +3.23% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 52 37
Warwickshire median hourly rate £27.00 £24.75 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +15.12% -17.31%
10th Percentile £14.80 £14.47 £15.94
90th Percentile £33.99 £40.73 £31.44
West Midlands median hourly rate £23.99 £22.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +9.05% +10.00% -11.11%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

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

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 6 months to 20 February 2018.

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 6 months to 20 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leamington Spa +1 7 £313 -7.41% 6
Warwick -2 7 £450 -5.26% 11
Stratford-upon-Avon -2 6 £375 +1.35% 3
Kenilworth - 6 £155 -
Gaydon - 4 - -
Atherstone +2 2 £363 -9.38% 1
Nuneaton - 1 £315 - 4
Agile Software Development
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 17 (24.64%) .NET
1 17 (24.64%) Automotive
2 14 (20.29%) Waterfall
3 13 (18.84%) Android
3 13 (18.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (18.84%) CRM
4 12 (17.39%) SQL
5 11 (15.94%) Project Management
5 11 (15.94%) C#
5 11 (15.94%) HTML
5 11 (15.94%) CSS
5 11 (15.94%) ITIL
5 11 (15.94%) Apple iOS
5 11 (15.94%) JIRA
6 10 (14.49%) Scrum
7 9 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (13.04%) Microsoft
7 9 (13.04%) Degree
7 9 (13.04%) Mobile App
8 8 (11.59%) User Experience
8 8 (11.59%) WPF
8 8 (11.59%) PRINCE2
8 8 (11.59%) MVC
9 7 (10.14%) Migration
9 7 (10.14%) Finance
9 7 (10.14%) Salesforce.com
9 7 (10.14%) Linux
9 7 (10.14%) Matrix Management
9 7 (10.14%) Test Management
9 7 (10.14%) Test Automation

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 2 (2.90%) CMS
1 2 (2.90%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.45%) Confluence
2 1 (1.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (5.80%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (4.35%) Adobe After Effects
2 3 (4.35%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (4.35%) InVision
2 3 (4.35%) Photoshop
3 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (1.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (5.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.45%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 13 (18.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (8.70%) SaaS
3 3 (4.35%) Dynamics 365
3 3 (4.35%) PaaS
4 2 (2.90%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.90%) GitHub
4 2 (2.90%) Office 365
5 1 (1.45%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.70%) HTTP
2 5 (7.25%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (5.80%) Bluetooth
3 4 (5.80%) SSL
4 3 (4.35%) Firewall
4 3 (4.35%) Internet
5 2 (2.90%) Ethernet
5 2 (2.90%) FlexRay
5 2 (2.90%) MQTT
5 2 (2.90%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.45%) 3G
6 1 (1.45%) LTE
6 1 (1.45%) PuTTY
6 1 (1.45%) Skype
6 1 (1.45%) SMS
6 1 (1.45%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.25%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.35%) DB2
2 3 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.90%) Big Data
3 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Power View
3 2 (2.90%) Power BI
3 2 (2.90%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.45%) Blockchain
4 1 (1.45%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.45%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.45%) MS Access
4 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (15.94%) JIRA
2 6 (8.70%) Axure RP
3 3 (4.35%) Android Studio
3 3 (4.35%) Gradle
3 3 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.90%) GitLab
4 2 (2.90%) SoapUI
4 2 (2.90%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.45%) ClearQuest
5 1 (1.45%) CocoaPods
5 1 (1.45%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.45%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (1.45%) Mocha
5 1 (1.45%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (1.45%) Selenium
5 1 (1.45%) WebDriver
General
1 17 (24.64%) Automotive
2 7 (10.14%) Finance
3 2 (2.90%) French Language
3 2 (2.90%) German Language
3 2 (2.90%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.90%) Retail
4 1 (1.45%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 17 (24.64%) Developer
2 12 (17.39%) Analyst
3 11 (15.94%) Project Manager
4 7 (10.14%) Test Manager
5 6 (8.70%) Architect
5 6 (8.70%) Business Analyst
5 6 (8.70%) Xamarin Developer
6 5 (7.25%) .NET Developer
6 5 (7.25%) Applications Manager
6 5 (7.25%) CRM Manager
6 5 (7.25%) Test Leader
6 5 (7.25%) Web Manager
7 3 (4.35%) CRM Analyst
7 3 (4.35%) Designer
7 3 (4.35%) Digital Project Manager
7 3 (4.35%) IT Manager
7 3 (4.35%) Test Analyst
7 3 (4.35%) UI Designer
7 3 (4.35%) UI/UX Designer
7 3 (4.35%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (24.64%) .NET
2 11 (15.94%) CSS
2 11 (15.94%) HTML
3 8 (11.59%) WPF
4 7 (10.14%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (8.70%) XSLT
6 5 (7.25%) ASP.NET
7 4 (5.80%) JSON
7 4 (5.80%) XML
8 3 (4.35%) .NET Framework
8 3 (4.35%) AngularJS
8 3 (4.35%) Entity Framework
8 3 (4.35%) Framer.js
9 2 (2.90%) CSS3
9 2 (2.90%) HTML5
9 2 (2.90%) LINQ
9 2 (2.90%) OAuth
9 2 (2.90%) OAuth2
9 2 (2.90%) REST
9 2 (2.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.04%) Mobile App
2 8 (11.59%) User Experience
3 5 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (4.35%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (4.35%) Infotainment
4 3 (4.35%) Smart Meter
5 2 (2.90%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.90%) Internet of Things
5 2 (2.90%) PKI
5 2 (2.90%) Smartphone
5 2 (2.90%) Social Media
6 1 (1.45%) Animation
6 1 (1.45%) HP Storage
6 1 (1.45%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.45%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.45%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.45%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 13 (18.84%) Android
2 11 (15.94%) Apple iOS
3 7 (10.14%) Linux
4 5 (7.25%) Windows
5 4 (5.80%) Windows Server
6 3 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.90%) HPUX
8 1 (1.45%) Solaris
8 1 (1.45%) Unix
8 1 (1.45%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.45%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.45%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.29%) Waterfall
2 13 (18.84%) CRM
3 11 (15.94%) ITIL
3 11 (15.94%) Project Management
4 10 (14.49%) Scrum
5 9 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (11.59%) MVC
6 8 (11.59%) PRINCE2
7 7 (10.14%) Matrix Management
7 7 (10.14%) Migration
7 7 (10.14%) Test Automation
7 7 (10.14%) Test Management
8 6 (8.70%) DevOps
8 6 (8.70%) Line Management
8 6 (8.70%) Test Strategy
8 6 (8.70%) User Stories
9 5 (7.25%) Data Migration
9 5 (7.25%) Matrix Organization
9 5 (7.25%) Regression Testing
10 4 (5.80%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (17.39%) SQL
2 11 (15.94%) C#
3 6 (8.70%) JavaScript
3 6 (8.70%) XAML
4 4 (5.80%) Java
5 3 (4.35%) VB.NET
6 2 (2.90%) C++
6 2 (2.90%) MATLAB
6 2 (2.90%) Python
7 1 (1.45%) Apple Swift
7 1 (1.45%) C
7 1 (1.45%) ES6
7 1 (1.45%) Kotlin
7 1 (1.45%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.45%) R
7 1 (1.45%) SPARQL
7 1 (1.45%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (13.04%) Degree
2 3 (4.35%) ISTQB
2 3 (4.35%) PMI Certification
2 3 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (2.90%) CCIE
3 2 (2.90%) CCNP
3 2 (2.90%) CEH
3 2 (2.90%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.90%) CISM
3 2 (2.90%) CISSP
3 2 (2.90%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.90%) PMP
4 1 (1.45%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.45%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.80%) GDPR
2 1 (1.45%) PMO
2 1 (1.45%) QA
2 1 (1.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.45%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.45%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (1.45%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.45%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.45%) SCCM
2 1 (1.45%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 9 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.14%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (8.70%) Oracle
3 6 (8.70%) Xamarin
4 5 (7.25%) HP
5 4 (5.80%) VMware
6 3 (4.35%) Cisco
6 3 (4.35%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.90%) CheckPoint
7 2 (2.90%) ServiceNow
7 2 (2.90%) Sybase
8 1 (1.45%) DevExpress
8 1 (1.45%) EMC
8 1 (1.45%) IBM
8 1 (1.45%) QNX
8 1 (1.45%) SAP
8 1 (1.45%) Tableau