Period
to 17 June 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 17 June 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
17 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 4 7
Rank change year-on-year +2 +3 +7
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 245 275 187
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 23.11% 21.33% 14.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 29.31% 25.56% 17.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 199 129
Wiltshire median daily rate £473 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.13% +10.34% -3.33%
10th Percentile £327 £263 £290
90th Percentile £625 £550 £600
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 5
Wiltshire median hourly rate £47.00 £40.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.05% +8.00% +50.00%
South West median hourly rate £41.50 £41.50 £42.25
% change year-on-year - -1.78% +18.50%

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 836 1,076 1,052
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 78.87% 83.48% 78.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 551 691 730
Wiltshire median daily rate £438 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £300 £250 £255
90th Percentile £613 £575 £575
South West median daily rate £413 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +6.45% +3.33% -1.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 30 26
Wiltshire median hourly rate £37.50 £38.50 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.60% +6.21% +85.90%
10th Percentile £11.37 £29.75 £12.75
90th Percentile £47.15 £47.50 £48.63
South West median hourly rate £36.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -8.75% - +22.93%

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 17 June 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 17 June 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 +1 148 £475 +18.75% 27
Corsham -1 22 £473 +25.17% 8
Chippenham - 8 £375 - 8
Salisbury +4 3 £425 +6.25% 6
Warminster - 1 £525 -
Agile Software Development
South West

For the 6 months to 17 June 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 (32.65%) Finance
2 60 (24.49%) Scrum
3 54 (22.04%) C#
3 54 (22.04%) .NET
4 49 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 45 (18.37%) JavaScript
6 44 (17.96%) DevOps
7 40 (16.33%) JIRA
7 40 (16.33%) Problem-Solving
8 39 (15.92%) SQL Server
9 36 (14.69%) Docker
10 35 (14.29%) .NET Framework
10 35 (14.29%) HTML
11 34 (13.88%) SC Cleared
11 34 (13.88%) Amazon AWS
12 32 (13.06%) Microservices
12 32 (13.06%) SQL
12 32 (13.06%) ASP.NET
12 32 (13.06%) Kubernetes
13 29 (11.84%) CSS
13 29 (11.84%) Microsoft
14 28 (11.43%) Mentoring
14 28 (11.43%) Waterfall
14 28 (11.43%) Git (software)
15 27 (11.02%) Atlassian
15 27 (11.02%) Manufacturing
16 26 (10.61%) Integration Testing
17 25 (10.20%) Java
18 24 (9.80%) Confluence
18 24 (9.80%) Analytical Skills

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 24 (9.80%) Confluence
2 16 (6.53%) SharePoint
3 11 (4.49%) IIS
4 7 (2.86%) CMS
5 3 (1.22%) Apache
5 3 (1.22%) Cloud Foundry
5 3 (1.22%) CloudStack
5 3 (1.22%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.82%) JBoss
6 2 (0.82%) Kentico
6 2 (0.82%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (0.82%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.41%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.41%) SAS
7 1 (0.41%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.41%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (2.86%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.22%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.82%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (0.82%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (0.82%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (0.82%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (0.82%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.41%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.41%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.41%) Siebel CRM
3 1 (0.41%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 34 (13.88%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (6.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (4.08%) Office 365
4 9 (3.67%) Sauce Labs
5 6 (2.45%) NuGet
6 4 (1.63%) PaaS
7 3 (1.22%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (1.22%) npm
8 2 (0.82%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (0.82%) CloudFront
8 2 (0.82%) IBM Blueworks
9 1 (0.41%) Adobe Analytics
9 1 (0.41%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 1 (0.41%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.41%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.41%) Azure Data Factory
9 1 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.41%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.41%) SaaS
9 1 (0.41%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.63%) Intranet
1 4 (1.63%) SMS
1 4 (1.63%) Software-Defined Networking
2 3 (1.22%) Internet
2 3 (1.22%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (0.82%) Firewall
3 2 (0.82%) HTTP
3 2 (0.82%) SSH
3 2 (0.82%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.41%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (15.92%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.27%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (2.86%) Big Data
4 6 (2.45%) Hadoop
4 6 (2.45%) NoSQL
5 5 (2.04%) MongoDB
5 5 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (1.63%) Azure SQL Database
6 4 (1.63%) Power BI
7 3 (1.22%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (0.82%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.82%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.82%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.41%) Data Lake
9 1 (0.41%) Geospatial Data
9 1 (0.41%) Lumira
9 1 (0.41%) Semantic Layer
9 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 40 (16.33%) JIRA
2 28 (11.43%) Git (software)
3 16 (6.53%) Jenkins
4 13 (5.31%) Selenium
5 12 (4.90%) Cucumber
6 10 (4.08%) JMeter
7 9 (3.67%) Bitbucket
7 9 (3.67%) Visual Studio
8 8 (3.27%) Maven
8 8 (3.27%) SonarQube
9 7 (2.86%) Eclipse
9 7 (2.86%) ERwin
9 7 (2.86%) JUnit
10 6 (2.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 6 (2.45%) NUnit
11 5 (2.04%) Subversion
12 4 (1.63%) SpecFlow
12 4 (1.63%) WebDriver
13 3 (1.22%) SoapUI
13 3 (1.22%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 80 (32.65%) Finance
2 27 (11.02%) Manufacturing
3 22 (8.98%) Banking
4 11 (4.49%) Automotive
4 11 (4.49%) Retail
4 11 (4.49%) Telecoms
5 8 (3.27%) Electronics
5 8 (3.27%) Marketing
6 5 (2.04%) Back Office
7 3 (1.22%) Military
8 2 (0.82%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.82%) General Ledger
8 2 (0.82%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.41%) Games
9 1 (0.41%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.41%) Legal
9 1 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 57 (23.27%) Developer
2 44 (17.96%) Architect
3 43 (17.55%) Analyst
4 25 (10.20%) .NET Architect
5 21 (8.57%) Business Analyst
6 16 (6.53%) Project Manager
7 14 (5.71%) .NET Developer
8 13 (5.31%) C# Developer
8 13 (5.31%) Test Analyst
9 11 (4.49%) React Developer
10 10 (4.08%) Technical Architect
11 9 (3.67%) Java Developer
12 8 (3.27%) Agile Project Manager
12 8 (3.27%) C# .NET Developer
12 8 (3.27%) Solutions Architect
13 7 (2.86%) .NET Technical Architect
13 7 (2.86%) Cloud Developer
13 7 (2.86%) Microsoft Developer
13 7 (2.86%) SharePoint Developer
14 6 (2.45%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (22.04%) .NET
2 35 (14.29%) .NET Framework
2 35 (14.29%) HTML
3 32 (13.06%) ASP.NET
4 29 (11.84%) CSS
5 22 (8.98%) jQuery
5 22 (8.98%) REST
6 20 (8.16%) ASP.NET Web API
7 19 (7.76%) XML
8 18 (7.35%) .NET Core
8 18 (7.35%) React
9 16 (6.53%) AngularJS
9 16 (6.53%) Web Services
10 14 (5.71%) SOAP
11 13 (5.31%) ASP.NET MVC
12 11 (4.49%) Spring
13 9 (3.67%) HTML5
13 9 (3.67%) Razor View Engine
14 8 (3.27%) JSON
14 8 (3.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (4.49%) iPad
3 9 (3.67%) Greenfield Project
4 8 (3.27%) User Experience
5 5 (2.04%) PKI
5 5 (2.04%) PMI
6 4 (1.63%) Mainframe
6 4 (1.63%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.63%) Private Cloud
7 3 (1.22%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.82%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (0.82%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (0.82%) NHS
9 1 (0.41%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.41%) DataPower
9 1 (0.41%) Fintech
9 1 (0.41%) FMCG
9 1 (0.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.41%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.41%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 7 (2.86%) Linux
2 5 (2.04%) Unix
2 5 (2.04%) Windows
3 2 (0.82%) CentOS
3 2 (0.82%) Debian
3 2 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (0.82%) Ubuntu
3 2 (0.82%) Windows 10
3 2 (0.82%) Windows Server
3 2 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (24.49%) Scrum
2 44 (17.96%) DevOps
3 40 (16.33%) Problem-Solving
4 32 (13.06%) Microservices
5 28 (11.43%) Mentoring
5 28 (11.43%) Waterfall
6 26 (10.61%) Integration Testing
7 23 (9.39%) MVC
8 22 (8.98%) Project Management
8 22 (8.98%) Test Automation
9 20 (8.16%) OO
10 18 (7.35%) Business Intelligence
10 18 (7.35%) Stakeholder Management
10 18 (7.35%) TDD
10 18 (7.35%) User Stories
10 18 (7.35%) Web Development
11 17 (6.94%) PRINCE2
12 16 (6.53%) E-Commerce
13 15 (6.12%) Risk Management
13 15 (6.12%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 54 (22.04%) C#
2 45 (18.37%) JavaScript
3 32 (13.06%) SQL
4 25 (10.20%) Java
5 14 (5.71%) TypeScript
6 12 (4.90%) Python
7 10 (4.08%) PowerShell
8 9 (3.67%) Bash Shell
9 5 (2.04%) C
9 5 (2.04%) T-SQL
10 4 (1.63%) Ruby
10 4 (1.63%) VB
11 3 (1.22%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.22%) Scala
12 2 (0.82%) C++
12 2 (0.82%) F#
12 2 (0.82%) Java 8
13 1 (0.41%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.41%) COBOL
13 1 (0.41%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 49 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 34 (13.88%) SC Cleared
3 13 (5.31%) ISEB
4 11 (4.49%) ISTQB
5 9 (3.67%) DV Cleared
6 7 (2.86%) PMI Certification
6 7 (2.86%) PMP
7 6 (2.45%) Degree
8 5 (2.04%) CISSP
9 3 (1.22%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 3 (1.22%) A+ Certification
9 3 (1.22%) BC Cleared
9 3 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (1.22%) Network+ Certification
9 3 (1.22%) Server+ Certification
10 2 (0.82%) CESG Certified Professional
10 2 (0.82%) IIBA
10 2 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.41%) APMP
11 1 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.71%) QA
2 4 (1.63%) JSP 440
3 3 (1.22%) GCP
4 2 (0.82%) PMO
5 1 (0.41%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.41%) SEPA
System Software
1 36 (14.69%) Docker
2 3 (1.22%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.82%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.82%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 32 (13.06%) Kubernetes
2 5 (2.04%) Ansible
2 5 (2.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (1.22%) Grafana
3 3 (1.22%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.22%) Puppet
3 3 (1.22%) Single Sign-On
3 3 (1.22%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 3 (1.22%) Terraform
4 2 (0.82%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (0.82%) SELinux
4 2 (0.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (0.82%) vCenter Server
5 1 (0.41%) CA Service Virtualization
5 1 (0.41%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 29 (11.84%) Microsoft
2 27 (11.02%) Atlassian
3 13 (5.31%) SAP
4 9 (3.67%) Oracle
5 6 (2.45%) Splunk
6 5 (2.04%) Juniper
6 5 (2.04%) McAfee
6 5 (2.04%) Veracode
7 4 (1.63%) AppDynamics
7 4 (1.63%) Google
8 3 (1.22%) Adobe
8 3 (1.22%) Apigee
8 3 (1.22%) FireEye
8 3 (1.22%) SaltStack
8 3 (1.22%) Sophos
8 3 (1.22%) Symantec
8 3 (1.22%) Tableau
8 3 (1.22%) Teradata
8 3 (1.22%) Tripwire
8 3 (1.22%) Unisys