Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 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
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 3 5
Rank change year-on-year +1 +2 +10
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 387 242 216
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 24.62% 19.18% 17.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 28.52% 22.12% 20.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 169 139
Wiltshire median daily rate £475 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% +6.67% +11.11%
10th Percentile £358 £324 £294
90th Percentile £613 £575 £600
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% -2.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 2 1
Wiltshire median hourly rate £47.00 £36.25 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.66% -3.33% +15.38%
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £41.13
% change year-on-year +13.33% -8.81% +4.78%

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 1,357 1,094 1,046
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 86.32% 86.69% 83.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 868 728 727
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £420 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +10.53% -2.56%
10th Percentile £313 £284 £255
90th Percentile £625 £575 £575
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 25 21
Wiltshire median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.33% - +25.00%
10th Percentile £17.50 £13.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £43.00 £76.75
South West median hourly rate £41.52 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +18.61% - -6.67%

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 18 October 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 18 October 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 +2 226 £450 +15.38% 46
Corsham +2 69 £438 -7.89% 6
Salisbury -26 6 £425 +21.43% 2
Chippenham +6 4 £400 - 10
Trowbridge -1 2 £325 +4.00% 1
Warminster - 2 - - 4
Agile Software Development
South West

For the 6 months to 18 October 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.

1 105 (27.13%) Finance
2 102 (26.36%) Security Cleared
3 87 (22.48%) SC Cleared
4 76 (19.64%) Scrum
5 66 (17.05%) .NET
6 56 (14.47%) DevOps
7 53 (13.70%) C#
8 51 (13.18%) Test Automation
9 50 (12.92%) REST
10 48 (12.40%) JIRA
10 48 (12.40%) Stakeholder Management
11 45 (11.63%) Waterfall
12 43 (11.11%) JavaScript
12 43 (11.11%) Banking
13 42 (10.85%) Java
13 42 (10.85%) Analytical Skills
14 40 (10.34%) Microsoft
14 40 (10.34%) Git (software)
14 40 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
15 39 (10.08%) VMware
15 39 (10.08%) Microservices
15 39 (10.08%) Docker
16 38 (9.82%) Kubernetes
16 38 (9.82%) React
17 37 (9.56%) Atlassian
18 36 (9.30%) Coaching
19 34 (8.79%) HTML
19 34 (8.79%) Windows
20 31 (8.01%) PowerShell
21 30 (7.75%) .NET Framework

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 27 (6.98%) Confluence
2 18 (4.65%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.55%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (0.78%) Apache Spark
4 3 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (0.78%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.52%) CMS
5 2 (0.52%) IIS
5 2 (0.52%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.52%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.26%) Appian
6 1 (0.26%) FileNet
6 1 (0.26%) JBoss
6 1 (0.26%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.26%) SAS
6 1 (0.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (1.29%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (1.29%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.03%) Fireworks
2 4 (1.03%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.29%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.52%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.26%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.26%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.26%) Siebel CRM
3 1 (0.26%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 40 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (7.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (2.58%) PaaS
3 10 (2.58%) Sauce Labs
4 9 (2.33%) Apigee
5 5 (1.29%) OpenShift
5 5 (1.29%) SaaS
6 4 (1.03%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (1.03%) Office 365
7 3 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.78%) npm
7 3 (0.78%) NuGet
8 2 (0.52%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.26%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.26%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.26%) Azure Data Factory
9 1 (0.26%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.26%) GitHub
9 1 (0.26%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.88%) Firewall
2 8 (2.07%) BGP
2 8 (2.07%) OSPF
3 7 (1.81%) Kerberos
4 5 (1.29%) Internet
5 4 (1.03%) DMVPN
5 4 (1.03%) Multicast
6 3 (0.78%) SAN
6 3 (0.78%) SMS
7 2 (0.52%) HTTP
7 2 (0.52%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (0.52%) Network Security
7 2 (0.52%) Skype
7 2 (0.52%) VSAN
8 1 (0.26%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (0.26%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 1 (0.26%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (0.26%) VXLAN
8 1 (0.26%) ZigBee
8 1 (0.26%) Z-Wave
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (6.98%) SQL Server
2 12 (3.10%) Big Data
3 11 (2.84%) Hadoop
4 8 (2.07%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (1.29%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (1.03%) MongoDB
7 3 (0.78%) Power BI
8 2 (0.52%) Apache Hive
8 2 (0.52%) Apache Zeppelin
8 2 (0.52%) Data Lake
8 2 (0.52%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.52%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.26%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.26%) MySQL
9 1 (0.26%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.26%) OLTP
9 1 (0.26%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (0.26%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 48 (12.40%) JIRA
2 40 (10.34%) Git (software)
3 27 (6.98%) Jenkins
4 26 (6.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 22 (5.68%) Bitbucket
6 21 (5.43%) Selenium
7 18 (4.65%) JMeter
8 17 (4.39%) Cucumber
9 13 (3.36%) WebDriver
10 12 (3.10%) SoapUI
11 9 (2.33%) ERwin
11 9 (2.33%) SonarQube
12 8 (2.07%) Maven
12 8 (2.07%) WebStorm
13 6 (1.55%) SpecFlow
13 6 (1.55%) Visual Studio
14 5 (1.29%) Gatling
14 5 (1.29%) HP UFT
15 4 (1.03%) Sonatype Nexus
15 4 (1.03%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 105 (27.13%) Finance
2 43 (11.11%) Banking
3 26 (6.72%) Manufacturing
4 17 (4.39%) Retail
5 13 (3.36%) Telecoms
6 11 (2.84%) Automotive
6 11 (2.84%) Marketing
7 10 (2.58%) Financial Institution
8 9 (2.33%) Electronics
9 4 (1.03%) Legal
10 3 (0.78%) Military
10 3 (0.78%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.26%) Back Office
11 1 (0.26%) Front Office
11 1 (0.26%) Games
11 1 (0.26%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.26%) Local Government
11 1 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 81 (20.93%) Developer
2 58 (14.99%) Architect
3 47 (12.14%) Analyst
4 30 (7.75%) Business Analyst
5 20 (5.17%) Project Manager
6 16 (4.13%) Solutions Architect
7 15 (3.88%) .NET Developer
7 15 (3.88%) Delivery Manager
8 14 (3.62%) Test Analyst
8 14 (3.62%) Test Manager
9 13 (3.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 12 (3.10%) Consultant
11 11 (2.84%) Tester
12 10 (2.58%) Automation Tester
12 10 (2.58%) Business Systems Analyst
12 10 (2.58%) Logistics Analyst
12 10 (2.58%) Scrum Master
12 10 (2.58%) Technical Architect
12 10 (2.58%) Test Leader
12 10 (2.58%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (17.05%) .NET
2 50 (12.92%) REST
3 38 (9.82%) React
4 34 (8.79%) HTML
5 30 (7.75%) .NET Framework
6 26 (6.72%) CSS
7 23 (5.94%) AngularJS
8 19 (4.91%) Web Services
9 18 (4.65%) HTML5
9 18 (4.65%) Middleware
9 18 (4.65%) SOAP
10 17 (4.39%) .NET Core
11 14 (3.62%) Sass
12 12 (3.10%) Entity Framework
12 12 (3.10%) XML
13 11 (2.84%) jQuery
14 10 (2.58%) ASP.NET
14 10 (2.58%) ASP.NET Web API
14 10 (2.58%) Node.js
15 9 (2.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 42 (10.85%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (6.98%) Data Centre
3 13 (3.36%) User Experience
4 10 (2.58%) Management Information System
5 9 (2.33%) Computer Science
5 9 (2.33%) Private Cloud
6 8 (2.07%) DataPower
6 8 (2.07%) Greenfield Project
6 8 (2.07%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.03%) CMDB
7 4 (1.03%) Mainframe
7 4 (1.03%) Minimum Viable Product
7 4 (1.03%) NHS
7 4 (1.03%) PMI
7 4 (1.03%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (1.03%) Virtual Team
8 3 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.78%) Fintech
8 3 (0.78%) PKI
8 3 (0.78%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 34 (8.79%) Windows
2 26 (6.72%) Windows Server
3 25 (6.46%) Linux
4 13 (3.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (2.07%) Windows 10
6 3 (0.78%) Debian
7 2 (0.52%) CoreOS
8 1 (0.26%) Android
8 1 (0.26%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.26%) CentOS
8 1 (0.26%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (19.64%) Scrum
2 56 (14.47%) DevOps
3 51 (13.18%) Test Automation
4 48 (12.40%) Stakeholder Management
5 45 (11.63%) Waterfall
6 39 (10.08%) Microservices
7 36 (9.30%) Coaching
8 28 (7.24%) Problem-Solving
8 28 (7.24%) TDD
9 26 (6.72%) BDD
10 25 (6.46%) Mentoring
11 22 (5.68%) Kanban
11 22 (5.68%) Software Engineering
12 21 (5.43%) Migration
13 20 (5.17%) Project Management
14 19 (4.91%) Data Modelling
15 18 (4.65%) Process Improvement
16 17 (4.39%) User Stories
17 16 (4.13%) Programme Management
17 16 (4.13%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 53 (13.70%) C#
2 43 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 42 (10.85%) Java
4 31 (8.01%) PowerShell
5 25 (6.46%) SQL
6 16 (4.13%) Python
7 6 (1.55%) Bash Shell
7 6 (1.55%) C
8 5 (1.29%) C++
8 5 (1.29%) Groovy
9 4 (1.03%) ES6
9 4 (1.03%) Go
9 4 (1.03%) Scala
9 4 (1.03%) VB
10 3 (0.78%) F#
10 3 (0.78%) Ruby
11 2 (0.52%) Java 8
11 2 (0.52%) PHP
11 2 (0.52%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.26%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 102 (26.36%) Security Cleared
2 87 (22.48%) SC Cleared
3 20 (5.17%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (4.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 15 (3.88%) ISEB
6 14 (3.62%) ISTQB
7 13 (3.36%) DV Cleared
8 12 (3.10%) CCNA
8 12 (3.10%) MCSA
8 12 (3.10%) MCSE
8 12 (3.10%) Microsoft Certification
9 11 (2.84%) Degree
9 11 (2.84%) OCA
9 11 (2.84%) Oracle Certification
10 6 (1.55%) CCNP
10 6 (1.55%) CISSP
11 5 (1.29%) CCIE
11 5 (1.29%) PMI Certification
11 5 (1.29%) PMP
12 3 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.39%) QA
2 2 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.26%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.26%) GDPR
3 1 (0.26%) PMO
System Software
1 39 (10.08%) Docker
2 28 (7.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (2.33%) Active Directory
4 8 (2.07%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (1.55%) VMware NSX
6 2 (0.52%) Firmware
6 2 (0.52%) HDFS
6 2 (0.52%) vSphere
7 1 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 38 (9.82%) Kubernetes
2 24 (6.20%) vCenter Server
3 15 (3.88%) Single Sign-On
4 12 (3.10%) Terraform
5 10 (2.58%) PowerCLI
6 7 (1.81%) CA Service Virtualization
7 6 (1.55%) Ansible
7 6 (1.55%) McAfee ePO
8 5 (1.29%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (1.03%) NetIQ Identity Manager
10 3 (0.78%) Grafana
10 3 (0.78%) HP ALM
10 3 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
10 3 (0.78%) Puppet
11 2 (0.52%) HP SiteScope
11 2 (0.52%) Norton AntiVirus
11 2 (0.52%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 2 (0.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 1 (0.26%) logstash
12 1 (0.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 40 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 39 (10.08%) VMware
3 37 (9.56%) Atlassian
4 25 (6.46%) Cisco
5 23 (5.94%) Oracle
6 13 (3.36%) SAP
7 12 (3.10%) Splunk
8 10 (2.58%) IBM
9 8 (2.07%) McAfee
9 8 (2.07%) Veeam
9 8 (2.07%) Veracode
10 7 (1.81%) CA
10 7 (1.81%) Juniper
11 6 (1.55%) AppDynamics
11 6 (1.55%) Google
11 6 (1.55%) Remedy
12 5 (1.29%) HP
12 5 (1.29%) NetIQ
13 4 (1.03%) Adobe
13 4 (1.03%) Informatica