Period
to 18 November 2017

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 November 2017 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 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 4 15
Rank change year-on-year +1 +11 +3
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 246 218 121
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 19.90% 16.57% 7.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 23.38% 20.22% 9.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 142 90
Wiltshire median daily rate £420 £405 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.70% +9.83% +5.36%
10th Percentile £325 £310 £240
90th Percentile £625 £593 £476
South West median daily rate £400 £400 £386
% change year-on-year - +3.56% -0.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 7
Wiltshire median hourly rate £36.25 - £34.00
10th Percentile £35.13 - £20.50
90th Percentile £38.38 - £43.00
South West median hourly rate £37.50 £42.00 £41.90
% change year-on-year -10.71% +0.24% +19.71%

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 1052 1078 1211
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 85.11% 81.91% 79.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 705 769 831
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% -3.75%
10th Percentile £290 £257 £255
90th Percentile £596 £588 £544
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 23 33
Wiltshire median hourly rate £34.88 £38.50 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.42% +13.24% +23.64%
10th Percentile £13.00 £13.30 £13.83
90th Percentile £40.75 £47.50 £45.20
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £38.50
% change year-on-year +11.11% -18.18% +48.08%

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 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017. 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 +1 134 £403 +15.00% 11
Corsham 0 42 £475 -7.77%
Salisbury +7 13 £363 -9.38%
Malmesbury +4 7 £388 - 5
Chippenham +6 2 £350 -5.08% 3
Trowbridge - 1 £313 -
Agile Software Development
South West

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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 79 (32.11%) Finance
2 64 (26.02%) Scrum
3 57 (23.17%) Security Cleared
4 56 (22.76%) .NET
5 52 (21.14%) Project Management
6 50 (20.33%) JavaScript
7 48 (19.51%) C#
8 43 (17.48%) DevOps
9 39 (15.85%) MVC
10 36 (14.63%) SC Cleared
11 33 (13.41%) Programme Management
12 32 (13.01%) Degree
13 31 (12.60%) HTML
14 30 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
14 30 (12.20%) JIRA
15 29 (11.79%) .NET Framework
15 29 (11.79%) ASP.NET
16 28 (11.38%) Java
17 27 (10.98%) Telecoms
17 27 (10.98%) Microsoft
18 26 (10.57%) Mentoring
18 26 (10.57%) AngularJS
19 25 (10.16%) Manufacturing
20 24 (9.76%) Marketing
20 24 (9.76%) CSS
20 24 (9.76%) SAP
21 23 (9.35%) ITIL
21 23 (9.35%) SQL
21 23 (9.35%) TDD
21 23 (9.35%) Continuous Integration

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 (8.94%) Confluence
2 16 (6.50%) SharePoint
3 12 (4.88%) SharePoint Server
4 11 (4.47%) CMS
5 7 (2.85%) IIS
5 7 (2.85%) Kentico
6 3 (1.22%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.22%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (0.81%) Apache
7 2 (0.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (0.81%) SAS
7 2 (0.81%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.41%) Liferay
8 1 (0.41%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.41%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.41%) Umbraco
Applications
1 16 (6.50%) Microsoft Project
2 15 (6.10%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.22%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.81%) SPSS
5 1 (0.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.22%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (1.22%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (1.22%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (1.22%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (0.81%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (6.50%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (6.10%) Office 365
3 13 (5.28%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.22%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 2 (0.81%) GitHub
6 1 (0.41%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.41%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.41%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (0.41%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.41%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.41%) CheetahMail
6 1 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.41%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.41%) Route 53
6 1 (0.41%) SaaS
6 1 (0.41%) Sauce Labs
6 1 (0.41%) Serverless
6 1 (0.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.85%) Intrusion Detection
2 6 (2.44%) Remote Desktop
3 5 (2.03%) Intranet
4 2 (0.81%) VPN
5 1 (0.41%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (0.41%) DHCP
5 1 (0.41%) DNS
5 1 (0.41%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.41%) HTTP
5 1 (0.41%) Internet
5 1 (0.41%) Skype
5 1 (0.41%) SMS
5 1 (0.41%) SSL
5 1 (0.41%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.41%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (8.13%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.66%) Hadoop
3 6 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (2.44%) Oracle BI EE
4 5 (2.03%) Power BI
5 4 (1.63%) Amazon Redshift
5 4 (1.63%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.22%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.22%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.81%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (0.81%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.81%) DB2
7 2 (0.81%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.81%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.81%) Snowflake Schema
7 2 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.81%) Star Schema
7 2 (0.81%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 30 (12.20%) JIRA
2 16 (6.50%) Git (software)
3 14 (5.69%) Jenkins
3 14 (5.69%) Selenium
4 12 (4.88%) Cucumber
5 8 (3.25%) Maven
6 7 (2.85%) Jasmine
6 7 (2.85%) Subversion
7 6 (2.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (2.03%) NuGet
8 5 (2.03%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (2.03%) Visual Studio
9 4 (1.63%) NUnit
9 4 (1.63%) ReSharper
10 3 (1.22%) Bitbucket
10 3 (1.22%) Rational DOORS
10 3 (1.22%) TortoiseSVN
10 3 (1.22%) WebDriver
11 2 (0.81%) Gradle
11 2 (0.81%) Hudson
General
1 79 (32.11%) Finance
2 27 (10.98%) Telecoms
3 25 (10.16%) Manufacturing
4 24 (9.76%) Marketing
5 20 (8.13%) Electronics
6 13 (5.28%) Military
7 10 (4.07%) Banking
8 5 (2.03%) Back Office
8 5 (2.03%) Retail
9 3 (1.22%) General Ledger
9 3 (1.22%) Legal
10 2 (0.81%) Billing
11 1 (0.41%) Law
Job Titles
1 75 (30.49%) Developer
2 39 (15.85%) Architect
3 28 (11.38%) .NET Developer
3 28 (11.38%) C# Developer
4 26 (10.57%) Analyst
5 22 (8.94%) Project Manager
6 19 (7.72%) C# .NET Developer
7 15 (6.10%) Test Analyst
8 13 (5.28%) Delivery Manager
8 13 (5.28%) Enterprise Architect
9 12 (4.88%) Technical Architect
10 11 (4.47%) Digital Delivery Manager
11 9 (3.66%) Web Developer
12 8 (3.25%) Incident Manager
12 8 (3.25%) JavaScript Developer
12 8 (3.25%) Solutions Architect
13 7 (2.85%) HTML Developer
13 7 (2.85%) User Researcher
14 6 (2.44%) Desktop Specialist
14 6 (2.44%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (22.76%) .NET
2 31 (12.60%) HTML
3 29 (11.79%) .NET Framework
3 29 (11.79%) ASP.NET
4 26 (10.57%) AngularJS
5 24 (9.76%) CSS
6 21 (8.54%) ASP.NET MVC
6 21 (8.54%) Entity Framework
7 16 (6.50%) REST
7 16 (6.50%) Web Services
8 13 (5.28%) HTML5
8 13 (5.28%) jQuery
8 13 (5.28%) Node.js
9 11 (4.47%) ASP.NET Web API
10 10 (4.07%) SOAP
10 10 (4.07%) Spring
11 9 (3.66%) React
11 9 (3.66%) RESTful
11 9 (3.66%) XML
12 8 (3.25%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.32%) User Experience
2 16 (6.50%) Computer Science
2 16 (6.50%) Management Information System
3 11 (4.47%) Data Centre
3 11 (4.47%) Mobile App
4 10 (4.07%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (4.07%) Cyber Defence
5 8 (3.25%) Fat Client
5 8 (3.25%) Thin Client
6 7 (2.85%) NHS
7 6 (2.44%) iPad
8 4 (1.63%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (1.22%) RIA
10 2 (0.81%) PMI
10 2 (0.81%) Taxonomies
11 1 (0.41%) CESG
11 1 (0.41%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.41%) Linux Command Line
11 1 (0.41%) Reference Data
11 1 (0.41%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 7 (2.85%) Apple iOS
1 7 (2.85%) Unix
2 5 (2.03%) Linux
2 5 (2.03%) Windows
3 4 (1.63%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.81%) Amazon Linux
4 2 (0.81%) Windows 10
4 2 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.41%) Android
5 1 (0.41%) CentOS
5 1 (0.41%) CoreOS
5 1 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.41%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (26.02%) Scrum
2 52 (21.14%) Project Management
3 43 (17.48%) DevOps
4 39 (15.85%) MVC
5 33 (13.41%) Programme Management
6 30 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
7 26 (10.57%) Mentoring
8 23 (9.35%) Continuous Integration
8 23 (9.35%) ITIL
8 23 (9.35%) TDD
9 21 (8.54%) Digital Marketing
9 21 (8.54%) Web Development
10 18 (7.32%) Service Management
10 18 (7.32%) User Stories
11 17 (6.91%) BDD
11 17 (6.91%) Waterfall
12 16 (6.50%) Stakeholder Management
13 15 (6.10%) Change Management
13 15 (6.10%) ETL
13 15 (6.10%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 50 (20.33%) JavaScript
2 48 (19.51%) C#
3 28 (11.38%) Java
4 23 (9.35%) SQL
5 12 (4.88%) TypeScript
6 7 (2.85%) PL/SQL
7 5 (2.03%) C
8 3 (1.22%) Apple Swift
8 3 (1.22%) C++
8 3 (1.22%) Python
8 3 (1.22%) Ruby
9 2 (0.81%) Objective-C
9 2 (0.81%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.81%) R
9 2 (0.81%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.81%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.81%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.41%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.41%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.41%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 57 (23.17%) Security Cleared
2 36 (14.63%) SC Cleared
3 32 (13.01%) Degree
4 19 (7.72%) DV Cleared
5 15 (6.10%) ITIL Certification
6 14 (5.69%) ISTQB
7 11 (4.47%) ISEB
8 10 (4.07%) CISSP
9 8 (3.25%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (2.85%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 5 (2.03%) BPSS Clearance
11 5 (2.03%) Computer Science Degree
12 3 (1.22%) PMI Certification
13 2 (0.81%) Chartered Engineer
13 2 (0.81%) CISM
13 2 (0.81%) CITP
13 2 (0.81%) HND
13 2 (0.81%) IISP
13 2 (0.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 2 (0.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.50%) QA
2 4 (1.63%) HL7
3 3 (1.22%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.81%) JSP 440
4 2 (0.81%) SEPA
5 1 (0.41%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.41%) PMO
System Software
1 16 (6.50%) Docker
2 5 (2.03%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.81%) Firmware
3 2 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.81%) Xen
4 1 (0.41%) GlusterFS
4 1 (0.41%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.41%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (2.85%) Kubernetes
1 7 (2.85%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (1.22%) Nagios
3 2 (0.81%) Ansible
3 2 (0.81%) Icinga
3 2 (0.81%) Kibana
3 2 (0.81%) logstash
3 2 (0.81%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.41%) OSSEC
4 1 (0.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.41%) Terraform
Vendors
1 27 (10.98%) Microsoft
2 24 (9.76%) SAP
3 19 (7.72%) Oracle
4 10 (4.07%) Atlassian
4 10 (4.07%) Hortonworks
5 8 (3.25%) Sencha
6 7 (2.85%) ArcSight
6 7 (2.85%) Bluefish Communications
6 7 (2.85%) FireEye
6 7 (2.85%) HP
6 7 (2.85%) McAfee
6 7 (2.85%) Symantec
7 3 (1.22%) Apigee
7 3 (1.22%) Red Hat
7 3 (1.22%) VMware
8 2 (0.81%) Citrix
9 1 (0.41%) Adobe
9 1 (0.41%) Cisco
9 1 (0.41%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.41%) Telerik