Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wigan 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 17 January 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
Manchester > Wigan
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 2 -
Rank change year-on-year -1 - -
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 3 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wigan 16.67% 11.11% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.75% 14.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Wigan median daily rate £313 £319 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.96% - -
Manchester median daily rate £413 £400 £403
% change year-on-year +3.13% -0.62% +15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wigan median hourly rate - - -
Manchester median hourly rate £61.25 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +75.00% -12.50% +33.33%

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 Wigan with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wigan
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 16 21 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wigan 88.89% 77.78% 93.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 18 8
Wigan median daily rate £283 £331 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.72% -1.85% +3.85%
10th Percentile £126 £105 £206
90th Percentile £426 £438 £500
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wigan median hourly rate - - -
Manchester median hourly rate £18.04 £15.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year +14.54% -17.11% +31.03%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Wigan

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

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Wigan

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wigan

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Software Development in Wigan

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Wigan region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) Kanban
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (33.33%) SaaS
2 1 (33.33%) PaaS
2 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) IaaS
2 1 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (33.33%) Skype
2 1 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (33.33%) PMO
2 1 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (33.33%) Acceptance Criteria
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wigan 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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) IaaS
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
1 1 (33.33%) PaaS
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Acceptance Criteria
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Kanban
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft