Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 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
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 3 4
Rank change year-on-year +1 +1 +8
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 414 278 215
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 22.90% 21.99% 16.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 26.61% 25.55% 19.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 212 146
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £420 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +3.70% +8.00%
10th Percentile £360 £325 £309
90th Percentile £625 £623 £575
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 2 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate £47.00 £36.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.66% - -
South West median hourly rate £41.85 £35.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year +19.56% -15.66% -2.92%

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 1,556 1,088 1,108
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 86.06% 86.08% 84.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,001 749 804
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £313 £297 £255
90th Percentile £638 £600 £575
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 19 28
Wiltshire median hourly rate £44.38 £27.50 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +61.36% -28.57% +13.24%
10th Percentile £30.88 £13.00 £16.55
90th Percentile £49.13 £40.75 £47.50
South West median hourly rate £41.00 £33.00 £33.25
% change year-on-year +24.24% -0.75% -15.29%

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 12 December 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 12 December 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 12 December 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 0 230 £445 +5.95% 35
Corsham +2 84 £475 - 7
Salisbury -36 7 £463 +27.59% 7
Chippenham -4 2 £400 +42.22% 13
Trowbridge -8 2 £325 +4.00% 2
Warminster - 2 - -
Agile Software Development
South West

For the 6 months to 12 December 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.

1 123 (29.71%) Security Cleared
2 107 (25.85%) SC Cleared
3 103 (24.88%) Finance
4 79 (19.08%) Scrum
5 70 (16.91%) .NET
6 61 (14.73%) DevOps
7 57 (13.77%) REST
8 53 (12.80%) C#
9 52 (12.56%) Stakeholder Management
9 52 (12.56%) JIRA
10 51 (12.32%) Microservices
11 50 (12.08%) VMware
12 49 (11.84%) JavaScript
13 48 (11.59%) Java
14 47 (11.35%) Microsoft
14 47 (11.35%) Test Automation
15 45 (10.87%) Windows
16 44 (10.63%) Amazon AWS
17 41 (9.90%) Waterfall
18 40 (9.66%) PowerShell
18 40 (9.66%) Atlassian
19 39 (9.42%) Git (software)
19 39 (9.42%) Microsoft Azure
20 38 (9.18%) VMware Infrastructure
20 38 (9.18%) Coaching
21 36 (8.70%) Windows Server
21 36 (8.70%) Banking
22 35 (8.45%) Analytical Skills
22 35 (8.45%) Docker
23 34 (8.21%) Kubernetes

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 31 (7.49%) Confluence
2 30 (7.25%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.45%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (0.72%) CMS
4 3 (0.72%) MS Exchange
4 3 (0.72%) Skype for Business
4 3 (0.72%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.48%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.48%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.48%) IIS
5 2 (0.48%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.24%) Apache
6 1 (0.24%) Appian
6 1 (0.24%) FileNet
6 1 (0.24%) JBoss
6 1 (0.24%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.24%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.24%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.24%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 11 (2.66%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (1.69%) Microsoft Project
3 5 (1.21%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (0.97%) Fireworks
4 4 (0.97%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.24%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 5 (1.21%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.24%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 44 (10.63%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (9.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (2.90%) Office 365
3 12 (2.90%) PaaS
4 8 (1.93%) Apigee
5 7 (1.69%) Sauce Labs
6 5 (1.21%) SaaS
7 4 (0.97%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (0.97%) OpenShift
8 3 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.72%) Dynamics 365
9 2 (0.48%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.24%) Azure Functions
10 1 (0.24%) BrowserStack
10 1 (0.24%) GitHub
10 1 (0.24%) Google Play
10 1 (0.24%) npm
10 1 (0.24%) NuGet
10 1 (0.24%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 20 (4.83%) Firewall
2 9 (2.17%) Internet
3 8 (1.93%) BGP
3 8 (1.93%) OSPF
4 6 (1.45%) Kerberos
4 6 (1.45%) SAN
5 5 (1.21%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (0.97%) DMVPN
6 4 (0.97%) Multicast
6 4 (0.97%) VSAN
7 3 (0.72%) HTTP
7 3 (0.72%) Skype
7 3 (0.72%) SMS
8 2 (0.48%) DHCP
8 2 (0.48%) DNS
8 2 (0.48%) iSCSI
8 2 (0.48%) NAS
8 2 (0.48%) Network Security
8 2 (0.48%) Reverse Proxy
8 2 (0.48%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (6.52%) SQL Server
2 10 (2.42%) Big Data
3 9 (2.17%) Hadoop
4 7 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (0.72%) NoSQL
6 3 (0.72%) Power BI
6 3 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.48%) Apache Hive
7 2 (0.48%) Apache Zeppelin
7 2 (0.48%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.48%) MySQL
8 1 (0.24%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (0.24%) Data Lake
8 1 (0.24%) GIS
8 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.24%) PerformancePoint
8 1 (0.24%) PowerCenter
8 1 (0.24%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 52 (12.56%) JIRA
2 39 (9.42%) Git (software)
3 29 (7.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 25 (6.04%) Jenkins
5 20 (4.83%) Selenium
6 18 (4.35%) Bitbucket
6 18 (4.35%) Cucumber
7 15 (3.62%) WebDriver
8 14 (3.38%) JMeter
9 11 (2.66%) Maven
9 11 (2.66%) SoapUI
10 7 (1.69%) WebStorm
11 6 (1.45%) Visual Studio
12 5 (1.21%) ERwin
12 5 (1.21%) HP UFT
12 5 (1.21%) SonarQube
12 5 (1.21%) SpecFlow
13 4 (0.97%) Gatling
13 4 (0.97%) Hudson
13 4 (0.97%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 103 (24.88%) Finance
2 36 (8.70%) Banking
3 19 (4.59%) Manufacturing
4 16 (3.86%) Telecoms
5 15 (3.62%) Retail
6 10 (2.42%) Automotive
6 10 (2.42%) Marketing
7 9 (2.17%) Financial Institution
8 7 (1.69%) Electronics
9 6 (1.45%) Retail Banking
10 5 (1.21%) Military
11 3 (0.72%) Legal
12 1 (0.24%) Front Office
12 1 (0.24%) Local Government
12 1 (0.24%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 94 (22.71%) Developer
2 54 (13.04%) Architect
3 43 (10.39%) Analyst
4 29 (7.00%) Business Analyst
5 24 (5.80%) Delivery Manager
6 20 (4.83%) Project Manager
7 18 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 15 (3.62%) .NET Developer
8 15 (3.62%) Solutions Architect
9 14 (3.38%) PowerShell Engineer
9 14 (3.38%) Test Manager
10 13 (3.14%) Agile Delivery Manager
10 13 (3.14%) Automation Engineer
10 13 (3.14%) Scrum Master
11 12 (2.90%) Designer
11 12 (2.90%) Technical Manager
11 12 (2.90%) Test Leader
12 11 (2.66%) Consultant
12 11 (2.66%) Test Analyst
12 11 (2.66%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (16.91%) .NET
2 57 (13.77%) REST
3 32 (7.73%) HTML
4 30 (7.25%) React
5 28 (6.76%) .NET Framework
6 27 (6.52%) Middleware
7 24 (5.80%) CSS
8 22 (5.31%) Web Services
9 21 (5.07%) AngularJS
10 20 (4.83%) SOAP
11 18 (4.35%) .NET Core
12 17 (4.11%) HTML5
13 16 (3.86%) ASP.NET Web API
13 16 (3.86%) Node.js
13 16 (3.86%) XML
14 15 (3.62%) ASP.NET
14 15 (3.62%) Entity Framework
15 14 (3.38%) Sass
16 10 (2.42%) jQuery
16 10 (2.42%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 35 (8.45%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (7.97%) Data Centre
3 15 (3.62%) DataPower
3 15 (3.62%) User Experience
4 13 (3.14%) Management Information System
5 9 (2.17%) Greenfield Project
5 9 (2.17%) Mobile App
6 8 (1.93%) Private Cloud
7 6 (1.45%) Virtual Team
8 5 (1.21%) NHS
8 5 (1.21%) Public Cloud
9 4 (0.97%) CMDB
9 4 (0.97%) Self-Motivation
10 3 (0.72%) Cyber Kill Chain
10 3 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.72%) Fintech
10 3 (0.72%) iPad
10 3 (0.72%) PKI
10 3 (0.72%) RIA
10 3 (0.72%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 45 (10.87%) Windows
2 36 (8.70%) Windows Server
3 23 (5.56%) Linux
4 19 (4.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (3.14%) Windows 10
6 5 (1.21%) Android
6 5 (1.21%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.72%) Debian
8 2 (0.48%) CentOS
8 2 (0.48%) CoreOS
8 2 (0.48%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.24%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (19.08%) Scrum
2 61 (14.73%) DevOps
3 52 (12.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 51 (12.32%) Microservices
5 47 (11.35%) Test Automation
6 41 (9.90%) Waterfall
7 38 (9.18%) Coaching
8 32 (7.73%) Kanban
9 30 (7.25%) TDD
10 27 (6.52%) Problem-Solving
11 26 (6.28%) BDD
12 24 (5.80%) Agile Coaching
12 24 (5.80%) Mentoring
13 23 (5.56%) Project Management
14 22 (5.31%) Service Management
14 22 (5.31%) Software Engineering
15 21 (5.07%) Scaled Agile Framework
16 20 (4.83%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 19 (4.59%) Migration
18 18 (4.35%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 53 (12.80%) C#
2 49 (11.84%) JavaScript
3 48 (11.59%) Java
4 40 (9.66%) PowerShell
5 25 (6.04%) SQL
6 14 (3.38%) Python
7 6 (1.45%) C
8 5 (1.21%) C++
8 5 (1.21%) Groovy
8 5 (1.21%) VB
9 4 (0.97%) Bash Shell
9 4 (0.97%) ES6
9 4 (0.97%) Go
9 4 (0.97%) PHP
10 3 (0.72%) Ruby
10 3 (0.72%) TypeScript
11 2 (0.48%) F#
11 2 (0.48%) Java 8
11 2 (0.48%) Scala
11 2 (0.48%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 123 (29.71%) Security Cleared
2 107 (25.85%) SC Cleared
3 28 (6.76%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (5.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 18 (4.35%) DV Cleared
5 18 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
6 17 (4.11%) CCNA
6 17 (4.11%) MCSA
6 17 (4.11%) MCSE
7 15 (3.62%) OCA
7 15 (3.62%) Oracle Certification
8 13 (3.14%) ISEB
9 12 (2.90%) ISTQB
10 8 (1.93%) CISSP
10 8 (1.93%) Degree
11 6 (1.45%) CCNP
12 5 (1.21%) (ISC)2 CCSP
12 5 (1.21%) CCIE
13 4 (0.97%) Chartered Engineer
14 3 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.35%) QA
2 2 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.48%) PMO
3 1 (0.24%) COBIT
3 1 (0.24%) GDPR
System Software
1 38 (9.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (8.45%) Docker
3 17 (4.11%) Active Directory
4 12 (2.90%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (1.93%) VMware NSX
6 7 (1.69%) vSphere
7 3 (0.72%) Firmware
8 2 (0.48%) HDFS
9 1 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 34 (8.21%) Kubernetes
2 31 (7.49%) vCenter Server
3 17 (4.11%) Single Sign-On
4 14 (3.38%) PowerCLI
5 10 (2.42%) Terraform
6 8 (1.93%) CA Service Virtualization
6 8 (1.93%) HP ALM
7 6 (1.45%) Ansible
7 6 (1.45%) NetIQ Identity Manager
8 5 (1.21%) McAfee ePO
8 5 (1.21%) Norton AntiVirus
8 5 (1.21%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (1.21%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 3 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
9 3 (0.72%) Puppet
10 2 (0.48%) HP SiteScope
10 2 (0.48%) SCCM
10 2 (0.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 1 (0.24%) NetBackup
11 1 (0.24%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 50 (12.08%) VMware
2 47 (11.35%) Microsoft
3 40 (9.66%) Atlassian
4 34 (8.21%) Cisco
5 23 (5.56%) Oracle
6 18 (4.35%) IBM
7 13 (3.14%) McAfee
8 11 (2.66%) HP
9 8 (1.93%) CA
9 8 (1.93%) Juniper
9 8 (1.93%) SAP
9 8 (1.93%) Splunk
10 7 (1.69%) NetIQ
10 7 (1.69%) Veeam
11 6 (1.45%) Google
11 6 (1.45%) Remedy
12 5 (1.21%) Adobe
12 5 (1.21%) Symantec
12 5 (1.21%) Tripwire
12 5 (1.21%) Veracode