The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 4 7 9
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 260 296 291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 13.10% 11.64% 10.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.49% 15.03% 14.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 189 181
Median daily rate £400 £386 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.55% +3.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £475 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 1
Median hourly rate - £38.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -9.41%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £43.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +20.83%
Agile Software Development
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1577 1970 1960
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 79.45% 77.44% 73.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 860 1052 1040
Median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 89 24
Median hourly rate £22.50 £28.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.64% +1.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.55 £11.65 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Agile Software Development as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Berkshire region.

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Agile Software Development
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -5 78 £400 - 25
Bracknell +26 44 £450 +38.46% 4
Maidenhead +10 29 £388 -13.88% 9
Slough 0 28 £381 +0.32% 3
Newbury -4 2 £375 +3.44% 7
Windsor -5 2 £425 +13.33%
Wokingham -5 1 £365 +17.74% 4
Hungerford - 1 £300 - 1
Agile Software Development
South East

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 156 (29.38%) Scrum
2 126 (23.73%) JavaScript
3 119 (22.41%) HTML
3 119 (22.41%) Java
4 110 (20.72%) TDD
5 100 (18.83%) CSS
6 84 (15.82%) SQL
7 70 (13.18%) Waterfall
8 66 (12.43%) Continuous Integration
9 65 (12.24%) C#
9 65 (12.24%) .NET
9 65 (12.24%) E-Commerce
10 64 (12.05%) User Experience
11 63 (11.86%) SDLC
12 61 (11.49%) User Stories
12 61 (11.49%) AngularJS
13 60 (11.30%) HTML5
14 56 (10.55%) Project Management
14 56 (10.55%) QA
15 55 (10.36%) XML
16 54 (10.17%) Finance
16 54 (10.17%) Jenkins
17 53 (9.98%) MVC
18 50 (9.42%) Kanban
18 50 (9.42%) BDD
19 49 (9.23%) Git (software)
19 49 (9.23%) Web Services
20 48 (9.04%) CSS3
21 47 (8.85%) Analytical Skills
21 47 (8.85%) Software Engineering

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 35 (6.59%) CMS
2 25 (4.71%) Apache
3 21 (3.95%) SharePoint
4 18 (3.39%) Confluence
5 15 (2.82%) Tomcat
6 12 (2.26%) WebSphere
7 10 (1.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 10 (1.88%) Drupal
7 10 (1.88%) JBoss
8 9 (1.69%) WebSphere Application Server
9 8 (1.51%) Commerce Server
9 8 (1.51%) IBM HTTP Server
10 6 (1.13%) Sitecore CMS
11 5 (0.94%) Alfresco
11 5 (0.94%) Liferay
11 5 (0.94%) Oracle Spatial
11 5 (0.94%) WebLogic
12 4 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
13 3 (0.56%) Apache Spark
13 3 (0.56%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
Applications
1 16 (3.01%) MS Excel
2 15 (2.82%) MS Visio
3 13 (2.45%) Photoshop
4 11 (2.07%) Adobe Illustrator
5 10 (1.88%) MS Office
6 6 (1.13%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (0.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 4 (0.75%) MS Project
8 2 (0.38%) Adobe After Effects
8 2 (0.38%) InVision
8 2 (0.38%) OmniGraffle
8 2 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.51%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 8 (1.51%) Fredhopper
3 6 (1.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.38%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.19%) Primavera
5 1 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.19%) SystmOne
5 1 (0.19%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.19%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 20 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (2.07%) AWS CloudFormation
2 11 (2.07%) GitHub
3 10 (1.88%) Amazon Kinesis
3 10 (1.88%) AWS Lambda
3 10 (1.88%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (1.32%) Adobe Analytics
5 6 (1.13%) Office 365
5 6 (1.13%) SaaS
6 5 (0.94%) PaaS
7 3 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.56%) IaaS
7 3 (0.56%) Yammer
8 1 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (0.19%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.19%) Bluemix
8 1 (0.19%) Force.com
8 1 (0.19%) IBM Cloud
8 1 (0.19%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.64%) Internet
2 12 (2.26%) HTTP
3 4 (0.75%) Skype
3 4 (0.75%) SNMP
3 4 (0.75%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.56%) Bluetooth
4 3 (0.56%) Firewall
4 3 (0.56%) RTP
4 3 (0.56%) VoIP
5 2 (0.38%) BGP
5 2 (0.38%) DOCSIS
5 2 (0.38%) MPLS
5 2 (0.38%) Network Security
5 2 (0.38%) OSPF
5 2 (0.38%) RIP
5 2 (0.38%) SSH
5 2 (0.38%) Telnet
5 2 (0.38%) VPN
6 1 (0.19%) 3G
6 1 (0.19%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (5.84%) SQL Server
2 21 (3.95%) Relational Database
3 18 (3.39%) RDBMS
4 13 (2.45%) MongoDB
5 12 (2.26%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (2.26%) MySQL
5 12 (2.26%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (2.07%) DB2
7 10 (1.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 9 (1.69%) NoSQL
9 8 (1.51%) Data Mart
9 8 (1.51%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (1.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (1.13%) DataStage
11 6 (1.13%) GIS
11 6 (1.13%) Oracle Database
11 6 (1.13%) Redis
11 6 (1.13%) SQL Server 2014
12 5 (0.94%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 54 (10.17%) Jenkins
2 49 (9.23%) Git (software)
3 44 (8.29%) JIRA
4 42 (7.91%) Selenium
5 25 (4.71%) WebDriver
6 22 (4.14%) Subversion
7 19 (3.58%) Maven
8 16 (3.01%) Cucumber
8 16 (3.01%) Gradle
9 15 (2.82%) Gatling
9 15 (2.82%) SoapUI
10 14 (2.64%) JUnit
10 14 (2.64%) Team Foundation Server
11 13 (2.45%) Axure RP
11 13 (2.45%) Eclipse
12 12 (2.26%) TeamCity
13 10 (1.88%) gulp
13 10 (1.88%) JMeter
14 9 (1.69%) Ant
15 8 (1.51%) Grunt
General
1 54 (10.17%) Finance
2 42 (7.91%) Telecoms
3 36 (6.78%) Marketing
4 31 (5.84%) Retail
5 12 (2.26%) Games
6 10 (1.88%) Pharmaceutical
6 10 (1.88%) Publishing
7 9 (1.69%) Banking
8 7 (1.32%) Manufacturing
9 5 (0.94%) Automotive
9 5 (0.94%) Billing
9 5 (0.94%) Electronics
10 4 (0.75%) Advertising
10 4 (0.75%) Legal
11 2 (0.38%) Back Office
12 1 (0.19%) Arabic Language
12 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.19%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 177 (33.33%) Developer
2 96 (18.08%) Analyst
3 38 (7.16%) Architect
3 38 (7.16%) Business Analyst
4 35 (6.59%) Designer
5 32 (6.03%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 32 (6.03%) Project Manager
6 29 (5.46%) Java Developer
7 27 (5.08%) JavaScript Developer
8 20 (3.77%) C# Developer
8 20 (3.77%) Scrum Master
8 20 (3.77%) Systems Analyst
8 20 (3.77%) UI Developer
8 20 (3.77%) UX Designer
9 18 (3.39%) .NET Developer
10 17 (3.20%) Product Owner
10 17 (3.20%) SQL Developer
10 17 (3.20%) Test Analyst
10 17 (3.20%) Web Developer
11 15 (2.82%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (22.41%) HTML
2 100 (18.83%) CSS
3 65 (12.24%) .NET
4 61 (11.49%) AngularJS
5 60 (11.30%) HTML5
6 55 (10.36%) XML
7 49 (9.23%) Web Services
8 48 (9.04%) CSS3
9 45 (8.47%) REST
10 35 (6.59%) Node.js
10 35 (6.59%) RESTful
11 33 (6.21%) Sass
12 31 (5.84%) jQuery
12 31 (5.84%) Spring
13 27 (5.08%) JSON
14 25 (4.71%) SOAP
15 22 (4.14%) Ajax
16 19 (3.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 18 (3.39%) LESS
18 17 (3.20%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 64 (12.05%) User Experience
2 47 (8.85%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (4.14%) Mobile App
4 13 (2.45%) Management Information System
5 12 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (1.88%) Computer Science
7 9 (1.69%) Data Centre
8 8 (1.51%) Cryptography
9 6 (1.13%) Mathematics
9 6 (1.13%) Social Media
10 5 (0.94%) Data Structures
10 5 (0.94%) Visualisation
11 4 (0.75%) Algorithms
11 4 (0.75%) Client/Server
11 4 (0.75%) Private Cloud
11 4 (0.75%) Public Cloud
12 3 (0.56%) iPad
12 3 (0.56%) Life Science
12 3 (0.56%) MPEG
12 3 (0.56%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 30 (5.65%) Android
2 26 (4.90%) Linux
3 25 (4.71%) Windows
4 18 (3.39%) Apple iOS
5 16 (3.01%) Unix
6 8 (1.51%) AIX
7 7 (1.32%) Solaris
8 6 (1.13%) Windows Server
9 3 (0.56%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.56%) Windows 10
9 3 (0.56%) Windows CE
9 3 (0.56%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (0.38%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.19%) CoreOS
11 1 (0.19%) Debian
11 1 (0.19%) RancherOS
11 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (29.38%) Scrum
2 110 (20.72%) TDD
3 70 (13.18%) Waterfall
4 66 (12.43%) Continuous Integration
5 65 (12.24%) E-Commerce
6 63 (11.86%) SDLC
7 61 (11.49%) User Stories
8 56 (10.55%) Project Management
9 53 (9.98%) MVC
10 50 (9.42%) BDD
10 50 (9.42%) Kanban
11 47 (8.85%) Software Engineering
12 43 (8.10%) DevOps
13 40 (7.53%) ITIL
13 40 (7.53%) Open Source
13 40 (7.53%) Web Development
14 35 (6.59%) Business Intelligence
14 35 (6.59%) Front End Development
14 35 (6.59%) Pair Programming
15 34 (6.40%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 126 (23.73%) JavaScript
2 119 (22.41%) Java
3 84 (15.82%) SQL
4 65 (12.24%) C#
5 30 (5.65%) C++
6 24 (4.52%) Python
7 22 (4.14%) PHP
8 18 (3.39%) C
8 18 (3.39%) Groovy
9 15 (2.82%) Scala
10 13 (2.45%) Ruby
11 12 (2.26%) VB
12 8 (1.51%) Shell Script
12 8 (1.51%) T-SQL
12 8 (1.51%) VBScript
13 7 (1.32%) Perl
14 5 (0.94%) PL/SQL
14 5 (0.94%) PowerShell
15 4 (0.75%) Apex Code
15 4 (0.75%) XPath
Qualifications
1 36 (6.78%) Degree
2 26 (4.90%) Security Cleared
3 18 (3.39%) SC Cleared
4 10 (1.88%) ISEB
4 10 (1.88%) ISTQB
5 7 (1.32%) PMP
6 6 (1.13%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (0.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (0.94%) PMI Certification
8 4 (0.75%) BPSS Clearance
8 4 (0.75%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.56%) MCITP
10 2 (0.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.19%) CHECK Team Member
11 1 (0.19%) CITP
11 1 (0.19%) HND
11 1 (0.19%) MBA
11 1 (0.19%) MCSA
11 1 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.19%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (10.55%) QA
2 9 (1.69%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.56%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (0.56%) SLA
4 2 (0.38%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.38%) SDET
5 1 (0.19%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 6 (1.13%) Active Directory
1 6 (1.13%) Docker
2 5 (0.94%) vSphere
3 2 (0.38%) VMware ESX
3 2 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.19%) HDFS
4 1 (0.19%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 9 (1.69%) Ansible
1 9 (1.69%) Puppet
2 7 (1.32%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (1.13%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (1.13%) TeamSite
4 4 (0.75%) AirWatch
5 3 (0.56%) logstash
5 3 (0.56%) SCCM
6 2 (0.38%) Rancher
7 1 (0.19%) HP SiteScope
7 1 (0.19%) Kibana
7 1 (0.19%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.19%) Oozie
7 1 (0.19%) Perfmon
7 1 (0.19%) Terraform
Vendors
1 46 (8.66%) Microsoft
2 44 (8.29%) Oracle
3 19 (3.58%) Adobe
3 19 (3.58%) IBM
4 14 (2.64%) Xamarin
5 13 (2.45%) Splunk
6 10 (1.88%) Citrix
6 10 (1.88%) Cognos
7 9 (1.69%) HP
7 9 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
8 8 (1.51%) AppDynamics
9 7 (1.32%) Informatica
9 7 (1.32%) SAP
9 7 (1.32%) VMware
10 6 (1.13%) Capita
10 6 (1.13%) Sitecore
11 5 (0.94%) GigaSpaces
12 4 (0.75%) MicroStrategy
13 3 (0.56%) CA
13 3 (0.56%) Genesys
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