Period
to 17 January 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 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
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
17 Jan 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 261 213 155
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 23.32% 16.80% 10.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 28.43% 20.31% 13.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 153 117
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -0.66%
10th Percentile £325 £295 £264
90th Percentile £648 £565 £480
South West median daily rate £410 £388 £390
% change year-on-year +5.81% -0.64% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Wiltshire median hourly rate £35.00 - £34.00
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £41.50 £43.00
% change year-on-year -15.66% -3.49% +22.86%

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 918 1,049 1,121
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 82.04% 82.73% 78.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 651 748 797
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -10.18%
10th Percentile £294 £255 £250
90th Percentile £613 £575 £538
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -1.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 32 29
Wiltshire median hourly rate £27.50 £38.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.57% +2.67% +38.89%
10th Percentile £13.00 £18.50 £25.50
90th Percentile £38.75 £47.50 £46.10
South West median hourly rate £31.00 £36.75 £39.00
% change year-on-year -15.65% -5.77% +36.84%

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 January 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 January 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 +1 168 £425 +13.33% 30
Corsham +3 22 £460 -8.00%
Salisbury +3 14 £363 -9.38% 3
Malmesbury +3 4 £400 - 2
Chippenham +9 3 £225 -28.57% 6
Trowbridge - 1 £313 - 1
Agile Software Development
South West

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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 84 (32.18%) Finance
2 59 (22.61%) .NET
2 59 (22.61%) Scrum
3 55 (21.07%) JavaScript
4 50 (19.16%) C#
5 46 (17.62%) Project Management
5 46 (17.62%) Security Cleared
6 43 (16.48%) DevOps
7 39 (14.94%) JIRA
8 33 (12.64%) Java
9 32 (12.26%) HTML
9 32 (12.26%) ASP.NET
9 32 (12.26%) Mentoring
10 29 (11.11%) SC Cleared
11 28 (10.73%) MVC
12 27 (10.34%) User Stories
13 26 (9.96%) Waterfall
13 26 (9.96%) Git (software)
13 26 (9.96%) .NET Framework
14 25 (9.58%) Manufacturing
14 25 (9.58%) User Experience
15 24 (9.20%) Programme Management
15 24 (9.20%) Degree
15 24 (9.20%) CSS
15 24 (9.20%) Business Intelligence
16 23 (8.81%) SQL
16 23 (8.81%) Microsoft
16 23 (8.81%) AngularJS
16 23 (8.81%) Amazon AWS
16 23 (8.81%) Confluence

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 23 (8.81%) Confluence
2 18 (6.90%) SharePoint
3 11 (4.21%) CMS
4 9 (3.45%) IIS
5 8 (3.07%) SharePoint Server
6 7 (2.68%) Kentico
7 4 (1.53%) Apache
7 4 (1.53%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (1.15%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (0.77%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (0.77%) CloudStack
9 2 (0.77%) Jetty
9 2 (0.77%) Mongrel
9 2 (0.77%) nginx
9 2 (0.77%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.77%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.77%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.38%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 1 (0.38%) Umbraco
Applications
1 11 (4.21%) Microsoft Office
1 11 (4.21%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (0.77%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.15%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (1.15%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (1.15%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (1.15%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (0.77%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.38%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 23 (8.81%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (5.36%) Office 365
3 10 (3.83%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (2.30%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 5 (1.92%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (1.92%) Amazon S3
5 5 (1.92%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 5 (1.92%) AWS Lambda
5 5 (1.92%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (1.92%) Route 53
5 5 (1.92%) Serverless
5 5 (1.92%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 3 (1.15%) Adobe Analytics
6 3 (1.15%) Google App Engine
6 3 (1.15%) PaaS
7 1 (0.38%) CheetahMail
7 1 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.38%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.38%) SaaS
7 1 (0.38%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.45%) Intrusion Detection
2 6 (2.30%) Remote Desktop
3 5 (1.92%) Intranet
4 4 (1.53%) DHCP
4 4 (1.53%) DNS
5 3 (1.15%) FTP
5 3 (1.15%) HTTP
5 3 (1.15%) IPsec
5 3 (1.15%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.77%) SMS
6 2 (0.77%) SSL
6 2 (0.77%) VPN
7 1 (0.38%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (0.38%) Firewall
7 1 (0.38%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.38%) Network Security
7 1 (0.38%) Skype
7 1 (0.38%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.21%) Hadoop
3 5 (1.92%) Amazon RDS
3 5 (1.92%) NoSQL
3 5 (1.92%) Oracle BI EE
4 4 (1.53%) MongoDB
4 4 (1.53%) Power BI
4 4 (1.53%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.15%) Amazon Redshift
5 3 (1.15%) Big Data
5 3 (1.15%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (1.15%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 3 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.15%) Lumira
5 3 (1.15%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (1.15%) SAP BW
5 3 (1.15%) SAP HANA
5 3 (1.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (0.77%) DB2
6 2 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 39 (14.94%) JIRA
2 26 (9.96%) Git (software)
3 21 (8.05%) Jenkins
4 15 (5.75%) Selenium
5 11 (4.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 9 (3.45%) Cucumber
6 9 (3.45%) Maven
7 7 (2.68%) Subversion
8 5 (1.92%) NuGet
9 4 (1.53%) Bitbucket
9 4 (1.53%) NUnit
9 4 (1.53%) ReSharper
10 3 (1.15%) Ant
10 3 (1.15%) Eclipse
10 3 (1.15%) Gradle
10 3 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (1.15%) TortoiseSVN
10 3 (1.15%) Vagrant
10 3 (1.15%) Visual Studio
10 3 (1.15%) WebDriver
General
1 84 (32.18%) Finance
2 25 (9.58%) Manufacturing
3 22 (8.43%) Telecoms
4 15 (5.75%) Banking
4 15 (5.75%) Marketing
5 13 (4.98%) Electronics
6 9 (3.45%) Legal
6 9 (3.45%) Military
7 8 (3.07%) Back Office
8 7 (2.68%) Automotive
9 6 (2.30%) Retail
10 3 (1.15%) Billing
10 3 (1.15%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.38%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.38%) Law
11 1 (0.38%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 78 (29.89%) Developer
2 37 (14.18%) Analyst
3 32 (12.26%) Architect
4 26 (9.96%) C# Developer
5 21 (8.05%) .NET Developer
6 20 (7.66%) Project Manager
7 18 (6.90%) Delivery Manager
8 17 (6.51%) C# .NET Developer
9 15 (5.75%) Business Analyst
10 13 (4.98%) Test Analyst
11 12 (4.60%) Technical Architect
12 11 (4.21%) Digital Delivery Manager
13 10 (3.83%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 9 (3.45%) Enterprise Architect
14 9 (3.45%) Java Developer
14 9 (3.45%) JavaScript Developer
15 8 (3.07%) Web Developer
16 7 (2.68%) .NET Architect
16 7 (2.68%) DevOps Engineer
16 7 (2.68%) User Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (22.61%) .NET
2 32 (12.26%) ASP.NET
2 32 (12.26%) HTML
3 26 (9.96%) .NET Framework
4 24 (9.20%) CSS
5 23 (8.81%) AngularJS
6 20 (7.66%) HTML5
7 19 (7.28%) jQuery
8 17 (6.51%) ASP.NET MVC
9 16 (6.13%) React
10 15 (5.75%) Entity Framework
11 14 (5.36%) REST
12 13 (4.98%) Node.js
13 10 (3.83%) ASP.NET Web API
13 10 (3.83%) SOAP
14 9 (3.45%) Spring
15 8 (3.07%) RESTful
15 8 (3.07%) Web Services
16 7 (2.68%) LINQ
16 7 (2.68%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 25 (9.58%) User Experience
2 15 (5.75%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (4.21%) Data Centre
4 10 (3.83%) Computer Science
4 10 (3.83%) Cyber Defence
5 9 (3.45%) Management Information System
6 8 (3.07%) Fat Client
6 8 (3.07%) Mobile App
6 8 (3.07%) Thin Client
7 6 (2.30%) iPad
8 5 (1.92%) Public Cloud
9 3 (1.15%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (1.15%) RIA
10 2 (0.77%) PKI
10 2 (0.77%) PMI
10 2 (0.77%) Private Cloud
10 2 (0.77%) Taxonomies
11 1 (0.38%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.38%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.38%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 7 (2.68%) Windows
2 6 (2.30%) Linux
3 5 (1.92%) Unix
4 4 (1.53%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.15%) CoreOS
5 3 (1.15%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.77%) Amazon Linux
6 2 (0.77%) CentOS
6 2 (0.77%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.38%) Android
7 1 (0.38%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (22.61%) Scrum
2 46 (17.62%) Project Management
3 43 (16.48%) DevOps
4 32 (12.26%) Mentoring
5 28 (10.73%) MVC
6 27 (10.34%) User Stories
7 26 (9.96%) Waterfall
8 24 (9.20%) Business Intelligence
8 24 (9.20%) Programme Management
9 23 (8.81%) Continuous Integration
10 21 (8.05%) Web Development
11 20 (7.66%) Stakeholder Management
12 19 (7.28%) Front End Development
13 16 (6.13%) TDD
14 15 (5.75%) BDD
14 15 (5.75%) Service Management
14 15 (5.75%) User Acceptance Testing
15 14 (5.36%) Unit Testing
16 13 (4.98%) Digital Marketing
16 13 (4.98%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 55 (21.07%) JavaScript
2 50 (19.16%) C#
3 33 (12.64%) Java
4 23 (8.81%) SQL
5 12 (4.60%) TypeScript
6 8 (3.07%) Ruby
7 7 (2.68%) Python
8 6 (2.30%) PL/SQL
9 5 (1.92%) C
10 4 (1.53%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.77%) Apple Swift
11 2 (0.77%) C++
11 2 (0.77%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.77%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.77%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.38%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.38%) ES7
12 1 (0.38%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.38%) SOQL
12 1 (0.38%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 46 (17.62%) Security Cleared
2 29 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 24 (9.20%) Degree
4 13 (4.98%) CISSP
5 11 (4.21%) DV Cleared
5 11 (4.21%) ISTQB
6 10 (3.83%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (3.45%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 9 (3.45%) BPSS Clearance
7 9 (3.45%) ISEB
8 7 (2.68%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (1.92%) Computer Science Degree
10 4 (1.53%) PMP
11 3 (1.15%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.77%) CESG Certified Professional
12 2 (0.77%) CLAS
13 1 (0.38%) CCIE
13 1 (0.38%) Master's Degree
13 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
13 1 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (8.05%) QA
2 5 (1.92%) PMO
3 4 (1.53%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (1.53%) JSP 440
4 2 (0.77%) GCP
4 2 (0.77%) SEPA
5 1 (0.38%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.38%) GDPR
5 1 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (7.66%) Docker
2 4 (1.53%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.15%) VirtualBox
3 3 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.15%) Xen
4 2 (0.77%) Firmware
5 1 (0.38%) GlusterFS
5 1 (0.38%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (4.21%) Kubernetes
2 9 (3.45%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (2.30%) Ansible
4 5 (1.92%) Puppet
5 3 (1.15%) Nagios
5 3 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.77%) Icinga
6 2 (0.77%) Kibana
6 2 (0.77%) logstash
6 2 (0.77%) Terraform
7 1 (0.38%) OSSEC
7 1 (0.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 23 (8.81%) Microsoft
2 20 (7.66%) SAP
3 14 (5.36%) Oracle
4 11 (4.21%) Atlassian
5 10 (3.83%) Hortonworks
6 9 (3.45%) ArcSight
6 9 (3.45%) Bluefish Communications
6 9 (3.45%) FireEye
6 9 (3.45%) HP
6 9 (3.45%) McAfee
6 9 (3.45%) Symantec
7 4 (1.53%) Tableau
7 4 (1.53%) VMware
8 3 (1.15%) Adobe
8 3 (1.15%) Apigee
8 3 (1.15%) Google
8 3 (1.15%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.15%) Sencha
9 2 (0.77%) Cisco
9 2 (0.77%) Splunk