Period
to 21 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 21 August 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
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 4 8
Rank change year-on-year +2 +4 +7
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 309 267 185
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 23.88% 19.78% 14.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 28.01% 22.96% 17.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 181 121
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £405 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +9.46% +2.07%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £275
90th Percentile £600 £575 £644
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 2 5
Wiltshire median hourly rate £47.00 £36.25 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.66% -3.33% +27.12%
South West median hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £42.25
% change year-on-year +1.18% +0.59% +7.64%

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,103 1,163 1,032
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 85.24% 86.15% 81.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 730 754 709
Wiltshire median daily rate £438 £420 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.17% +10.53% -5.00%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £257
90th Percentile £600 £580 £575
South West median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 28 25
Wiltshire median hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.00% +1.35% +76.19%
10th Percentile £16.60 £13.00 £18.05
90th Percentile £47.20 £44.35 £66.05
South West median hourly rate £41.00 £39.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +3.80% +5.33% +4.17%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Wiltshire

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Software Development in Wiltshire

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Software Development in Wiltshire

Agile Software Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Agile Software Development in Wiltshire

Agile Software Development
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 21 August 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
Swindon +2 188 £445 +11.25% 38
Corsham 0 40 £488 +8.33% 1
Chippenham +8 7 £375 - 10
Salisbury -13 6 £425 +6.25% 5
Trowbridge - 2 £325 -
Warminster - 2 £525 -
Agile Software Development
South West

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 80 (25.89%) Finance
2 78 (25.24%) Scrum
3 69 (22.33%) Security Cleared
4 55 (17.80%) SC Cleared
5 51 (16.50%) C#
5 51 (16.50%) JavaScript
6 50 (16.18%) .NET
7 44 (14.24%) HTML
7 44 (14.24%) REST
8 42 (13.59%) Waterfall
9 41 (13.27%) Microsoft
10 39 (12.62%) DevOps
11 38 (12.30%) Analytical Skills
11 38 (12.30%) SQL
12 37 (11.97%) JIRA
13 36 (11.65%) Java
14 35 (11.33%) Test Automation
15 34 (11.00%) Stakeholder Management
15 34 (11.00%) Docker
16 33 (10.68%) Microservices
16 33 (10.68%) CSS
17 32 (10.36%) React
18 31 (10.03%) Banking
18 31 (10.03%) Git (software)
19 29 (9.39%) SQL Server
19 29 (9.39%) Kubernetes
20 27 (8.74%) Problem-Solving
20 27 (8.74%) Microsoft Azure
20 27 (8.74%) Amazon AWS
21 26 (8.41%) Atlassian

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 22 (7.12%) SharePoint
2 18 (5.83%) Confluence
3 9 (2.91%) IIS
4 6 (1.94%) CMS
4 6 (1.94%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (0.97%) JBoss
5 3 (0.97%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.65%) Apache
6 2 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.65%) Kentico
6 2 (0.65%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.32%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.32%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.32%) SAS
7 1 (0.32%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.32%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (2.91%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.29%) Fireworks
2 4 (1.29%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.29%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.65%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (0.65%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (0.65%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (0.65%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (0.65%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.32%) Siebel CRM
3 1 (0.32%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 27 (8.74%) Amazon AWS
1 27 (8.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (3.88%) Sauce Labs
3 11 (3.56%) Office 365
4 7 (2.27%) NuGet
5 5 (1.62%) OpenShift
6 4 (1.29%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (1.29%) npm
7 2 (0.65%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (0.65%) CloudFront
8 1 (0.32%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.32%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.32%) Azure Data Factory
8 1 (0.32%) GitHub
8 1 (0.32%) IBM Blueworks
8 1 (0.32%) PaaS
8 1 (0.32%) SaaS
8 1 (0.32%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.59%) Internet
2 7 (2.27%) Kerberos
3 6 (1.94%) SMS
4 5 (1.62%) Firewall
5 4 (1.29%) Intranet
6 3 (0.97%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (0.97%) Software-Defined Networking
7 2 (0.65%) HTTP
7 2 (0.65%) SSH
7 2 (0.65%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (9.39%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.91%) Big Data
3 8 (2.59%) Hadoop
4 7 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (1.62%) MongoDB
6 4 (1.29%) Power BI
6 4 (1.29%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (0.97%) Azure SQL Database
7 3 (0.97%) NoSQL
7 3 (0.97%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (0.97%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.65%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (0.65%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.65%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.32%) DB2
9 1 (0.32%) GIS
9 1 (0.32%) JasperReports
9 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.32%) MySQL
9 1 (0.32%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 37 (11.97%) JIRA
2 31 (10.03%) Git (software)
3 22 (7.12%) Jenkins
4 17 (5.50%) Bitbucket
4 17 (5.50%) Selenium
5 14 (4.53%) JMeter
6 13 (4.21%) Cucumber
7 11 (3.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 11 (3.56%) SoapUI
8 10 (3.24%) ERwin
9 9 (2.91%) Maven
9 9 (2.91%) SonarQube
9 9 (2.91%) Visual Studio
10 7 (2.27%) WebDriver
10 7 (2.27%) WebStorm
11 6 (1.94%) JUnit
12 5 (1.62%) Hudson
12 5 (1.62%) NUnit
13 4 (1.29%) Sonatype Nexus
13 4 (1.29%) SpecFlow
General
1 80 (25.89%) Finance
2 31 (10.03%) Banking
3 24 (7.77%) Manufacturing
4 14 (4.53%) Retail
5 10 (3.24%) Automotive
6 8 (2.59%) Telecoms
7 7 (2.27%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.62%) Electronics
8 5 (1.62%) Marketing
8 5 (1.62%) Military
9 3 (0.97%) Back Office
9 3 (0.97%) Legal
10 2 (0.65%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.32%) Front Office
11 1 (0.32%) Games
11 1 (0.32%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.32%) Publishing
11 1 (0.32%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 73 (23.62%) Developer
2 50 (16.18%) Analyst
3 45 (14.56%) Architect
4 29 (9.39%) Business Analyst
5 16 (5.18%) Project Manager
6 14 (4.53%) .NET Developer
6 14 (4.53%) Test Analyst
7 13 (4.21%) .NET Architect
7 13 (4.21%) Delivery Manager
7 13 (4.21%) SharePoint Developer
8 12 (3.88%) C# Developer
8 12 (3.88%) Solutions Architect
9 11 (3.56%) React Developer
10 10 (3.24%) Agile Coach
10 10 (3.24%) Business Systems Analyst
10 10 (3.24%) Logistics Analyst
10 10 (3.24%) Technical Architect
11 9 (2.91%) Data Architect
11 9 (2.91%) Java Developer
11 9 (2.91%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (16.18%) .NET
2 44 (14.24%) HTML
2 44 (14.24%) REST
3 33 (10.68%) CSS
4 32 (10.36%) React
5 24 (7.77%) .NET Framework
5 24 (7.77%) AngularJS
6 21 (6.80%) jQuery
6 21 (6.80%) SOAP
7 19 (6.15%) Web Services
7 19 (6.15%) XML
8 17 (5.50%) HTML5
9 16 (5.18%) ASP.NET
10 13 (4.21%) JSON
10 13 (4.21%) Sass
10 13 (4.21%) Spring
11 11 (3.56%) Middleware
12 10 (3.24%) Node.js
12 10 (3.24%) RESTful
13 9 (2.91%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 38 (12.30%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (3.56%) User Experience
3 9 (2.91%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (2.27%) Management Information System
5 6 (1.94%) Data Centre
5 6 (1.94%) iPad
6 5 (1.62%) DataPower
6 5 (1.62%) PMI
7 4 (1.29%) Minimum Viable Product
7 4 (1.29%) Self-Motivation
8 3 (0.97%) Data Structures
8 3 (0.97%) NHS
9 2 (0.65%) Fintech
9 2 (0.65%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (0.65%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (0.65%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.65%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.65%) PKI
9 2 (0.65%) RIA
10 1 (0.32%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (4.21%) Linux
2 12 (3.88%) Windows
2 12 (3.88%) Windows Server
3 5 (1.62%) Windows 10
3 5 (1.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (1.29%) Unix
5 3 (0.97%) Debian
6 2 (0.65%) CentOS
6 2 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.65%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.32%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (25.24%) Scrum
2 42 (13.59%) Waterfall
3 39 (12.62%) DevOps
4 35 (11.33%) Test Automation
5 34 (11.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 33 (10.68%) Microservices
7 27 (8.74%) Problem-Solving
8 24 (7.77%) Software Engineering
9 23 (7.44%) TDD
10 22 (7.12%) Project Management
11 21 (6.80%) Coaching
11 21 (6.80%) Mentoring
12 19 (6.15%) Integration Testing
12 19 (6.15%) MVC
13 18 (5.83%) Data Modelling
14 17 (5.50%) PRINCE2
15 16 (5.18%) Risk Management
16 15 (4.85%) Business Analysis
16 15 (4.85%) Continuous Integration
16 15 (4.85%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 51 (16.50%) C#
1 51 (16.50%) JavaScript
2 38 (12.30%) SQL
3 36 (11.65%) Java
4 20 (6.47%) PowerShell
5 14 (4.53%) Python
6 10 (3.24%) TypeScript
7 7 (2.27%) Bash Shell
7 7 (2.27%) C
7 7 (2.27%) VB
8 5 (1.62%) C++
9 4 (1.29%) ES6
9 4 (1.29%) Java 8
9 4 (1.29%) Ruby
9 4 (1.29%) T-SQL
10 3 (0.97%) Groovy
10 3 (0.97%) Scala
11 2 (0.65%) F#
11 2 (0.65%) PHP
11 2 (0.65%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 69 (22.33%) Security Cleared
2 55 (17.80%) SC Cleared
3 14 (4.53%) ISEB
4 12 (3.88%) ISTQB
5 10 (3.24%) DV Cleared
6 9 (2.91%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (1.94%) CCNA
7 6 (1.94%) Degree
7 6 (1.94%) MCSA
7 6 (1.94%) MCSE
7 6 (1.94%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (1.94%) OCA
7 6 (1.94%) Oracle Certification
7 6 (1.94%) PMI Certification
7 6 (1.94%) PMP
7 6 (1.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (1.62%) CISSP
9 3 (0.97%) A+ Certification
9 3 (0.97%) Network+ Certification
9 3 (0.97%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.59%) QA
2 1 (0.32%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.32%) JSP 440
System Software
1 34 (11.00%) Docker
2 11 (3.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.94%) Active Directory
4 5 (1.62%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (1.62%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 29 (9.39%) Kubernetes
2 11 (3.56%) vCenter Server
3 5 (1.62%) CA Service Virtualization
3 5 (1.62%) McAfee ePO
3 5 (1.62%) PowerCLI
3 5 (1.62%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (1.29%) Grafana
4 4 (1.29%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (1.29%) Single Sign-On
4 4 (1.29%) Terraform
5 3 (0.97%) Ansible
5 3 (0.97%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (0.97%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 2 (0.65%) SELinux
7 1 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.32%) Perfmon
7 1 (0.32%) Puppet
Vendors
1 41 (13.27%) Microsoft
2 26 (8.41%) Atlassian
3 18 (5.83%) Oracle
4 12 (3.88%) Cisco
5 11 (3.56%) VMware
6 10 (3.24%) Splunk
7 9 (2.91%) SAP
8 8 (2.59%) Google
8 8 (2.59%) Juniper
8 8 (2.59%) McAfee
9 7 (2.27%) Veracode
10 6 (1.94%) Adobe
11 5 (1.62%) AppDynamics
11 5 (1.62%) CA
11 5 (1.62%) IBM
11 5 (1.62%) Veeam
12 3 (0.97%) Apigee
12 3 (0.97%) Informatica
12 3 (0.97%) Teradata
12 3 (0.97%) Tripwire