Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 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
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 3 5
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 0 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wigan - 20.00% 8.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 23.08% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Wigan median daily rate - £313 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.17% -
Manchester median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wigan median hourly rate - - -
Manchester median hourly rate £30.00 £35.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -14.29% -17.65% +6.25%

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 9 13 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wigan 81.82% 86.67% 86.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 16
Wigan median daily rate £290 £295 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.69% -1.67% +11.11%
10th Percentile £216 £135 £105
90th Percentile £475 £401 £391
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Wigan median hourly rate - - £187.50
Manchester median hourly rate £18.59 £19.75 £15.38
% change year-on-year -5.89% +28.46% -21.15%

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