The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wolverhampton 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 3 months to 22 June 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
West Midlands / Wolverhampton
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 3 5
Rank change year-on-year -3 +2  
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 5 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wolverhampton 14.71% 17.78% 16.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.63% 25.81% 18.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 6
Median daily rate £350 £303 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.70% +21.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £388
% change year-on-year - +9.67%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.25 £37.00
% change year-on-year +2.36% +14.18%  

Agile Software Development is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Wolverhampton with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Wolverhampton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 32 31 38
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wolverhampton 94.12% 68.89% 88.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 20 31
Median daily rate £350 £375 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +36.36%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £259 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £600 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.86 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Wolverhampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wolverhampton citing Agile Software Development as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Wolverhampton

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Agile Software Development in Wolverhampton.

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Software Development in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Wolverhampton region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 6 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) CSS
2 4 (44.44%) MVC
2 4 (44.44%) Migration
2 4 (44.44%) Web Development
2 4 (44.44%) BDD
3 3 (33.33%) HTML5
3 3 (33.33%) CSS3
3 3 (33.33%) Backbone.js
3 3 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (33.33%) Web Application Development
3 3 (33.33%) Ember.js
3 3 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (33.33%) User Experience
3 3 (33.33%) Microservices
3 3 (33.33%) DNN
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 3 (33.33%) jQuery
3 3 (33.33%) CMS
3 3 (33.33%) TDD
3 3 (33.33%) Content Management
3 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (33.33%) HTML
3 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (22.22%) C#
4 2 (22.22%) Windows
4 2 (22.22%) Finance
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wolverhampton 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 3 (33.33%) CMS
1 3 (33.33%) DNN
2 1 (11.11%) LiveLink
2 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
2 1 (11.11%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (22.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) 4G
1 1 (11.11%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Project Manager
3 3 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Developer
3 3 (33.33%) HTML CSS Developer
3 3 (33.33%) HTML Developer
3 3 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Web Developer
4 2 (22.22%) .NET Web Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Agile .NET Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Web Manager
4 2 (22.22%) Web Project Manager
5 1 (11.11%) .NET Project Manager
5 1 (11.11%) Finance Project Manager
5 1 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (11.11%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (11.11%) Lead Project Manager
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Software Project Manager
5 1 (11.11%) Supply Chain Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) CSS
3 3 (33.33%) Backbone.js
3 3 (33.33%) CSS3
3 3 (33.33%) Ember.js
3 3 (33.33%) HTML
3 3 (33.33%) HTML5
3 3 (33.33%) jQuery
3 3 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) BDD
1 4 (44.44%) Migration
1 4 (44.44%) MVC
1 4 (44.44%) Web Development
2 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) Content Management
2 3 (33.33%) Microservices
2 3 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (33.33%) TDD
2 3 (33.33%) Web Application Development
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) Facilities Management
4 1 (11.11%) Logistics
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 1 (11.11%) Project Governance
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) SAP