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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 4 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 279 312 258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 12.66% 12.59% 10.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.73% 16.51% 14.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 214 162
Median daily rate £413 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £294 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £67.50 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.75% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.80 £40.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+7.00% +10.34%
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
1774 1890 1827
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.49% 76.24% 76.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 956 1108 879
Median daily rate £413 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 63 29
Median hourly rate £19.61 £37.00 £17.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.00% +116.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 -2 67 £429 +0.88% 41
Bracknell +8 49 £450 +45.16% 8
Maidenhead 0 42 £425 +21.42% 8
Slough -7 15 £316 -14.44% 6
Newbury +5 13 £375 +7.14% 4
Wokingham -2 10 £365 +8.14% 3
Windsor +1 1 £475 +23.37% 1
Agile Software Development
South East

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 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.

1 143 (27.82%) Scrum
2 104 (20.23%) Java
3 99 (19.26%) Waterfall
4 98 (19.07%) JavaScript
5 90 (17.51%) HTML
5 90 (17.51%) TDD
6 77 (14.98%) SQL
7 75 (14.59%) C#
7 75 (14.59%) SDLC
8 73 (14.20%) .NET
8 73 (14.20%) CSS
9 66 (12.84%) Jenkins
10 61 (11.87%) Finance
10 61 (11.87%) Continuous Integration
11 59 (11.48%) Microsoft
12 56 (10.89%) E-Commerce
12 56 (10.89%) Web Services
13 55 (10.70%) Project Management
14 53 (10.31%) User Stories
15 52 (10.12%) Software Engineering
16 51 (9.92%) MVC
16 51 (9.92%) HTML5
16 51 (9.92%) Analytical Skills
17 50 (9.73%) Git (software)
18 47 (9.14%) BDD
18 47 (9.14%) DevOps
19 46 (8.95%) REST
19 46 (8.95%) Stakeholder Management
19 46 (8.95%) Business Analysis
19 46 (8.95%) QA

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 23 (4.47%) Apache
2 22 (4.28%) CMS
3 19 (3.70%) SharePoint
4 18 (3.50%) Confluence
5 14 (2.72%) JBoss
6 13 (2.53%) Drupal
7 10 (1.95%) WebSphere
8 9 (1.75%) WebLogic
9 8 (1.56%) Tomcat
10 6 (1.17%) IIS
10 6 (1.17%) WebSphere Application Server
11 5 (0.97%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 5 (0.97%) BizTalk Server
11 5 (0.97%) Commerce Server
11 5 (0.97%) IBM HTTP Server
12 4 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
13 3 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
13 3 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
14 2 (0.39%) Apache Solr
14 2 (0.39%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 27 (5.25%) MS Visio
2 26 (5.06%) MS Excel
3 10 (1.95%) MS Office
3 10 (1.95%) MS Project
4 6 (1.17%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.78%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (0.58%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.58%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.39%) Adobe After Effects
7 2 (0.39%) InVision
7 2 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.19%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 7 (1.36%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 7 (1.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.97%) Fredhopper
3 4 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.39%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.19%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.19%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 24 (4.67%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (1.56%) AWS CloudFormation
3 8 (1.56%) Office 365
3 8 (1.56%) SaaS
4 7 (1.36%) Amazon Kinesis
4 7 (1.36%) AWS Lambda
5 5 (0.97%) Adobe Analytics
5 5 (0.97%) PaaS
6 4 (0.78%) GitHub
7 3 (0.58%) IaaS
7 3 (0.58%) Yammer
8 2 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 1 (0.19%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.19%) Bluemix
9 1 (0.19%) Force.com
9 1 (0.19%) IBM Cloud
9 1 (0.19%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.14%) Internet
2 6 (1.17%) HTTP
2 6 (1.17%) SNMP
3 4 (0.78%) Network Security
4 3 (0.58%) Firewall
4 3 (0.58%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.39%) BGP
5 2 (0.39%) DOCSIS
5 2 (0.39%) DVB
5 2 (0.39%) MPLS
5 2 (0.39%) OSPF
5 2 (0.39%) RIP
5 2 (0.39%) RTP
5 2 (0.39%) Skype
5 2 (0.39%) SSH
5 2 (0.39%) Telnet
5 2 (0.39%) VoIP
5 2 (0.39%) VPN
6 1 (0.19%) 4G
6 1 (0.19%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (7.59%) SQL Server
2 24 (4.67%) Relational Database
3 21 (4.09%) RDBMS
4 18 (3.50%) MySQL
5 12 (2.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 11 (2.14%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (2.14%) Redis
7 9 (1.75%) Oracle Database
8 8 (1.56%) Data Mart
8 8 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (1.36%) Apache Cassandra
9 7 (1.36%) DB2
9 7 (1.36%) HBase
9 7 (1.36%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (1.17%) DataStage
10 6 (1.17%) Neo4j
10 6 (1.17%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (0.97%) MongoDB
11 5 (0.97%) OrientDB
11 5 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 66 (12.84%) Jenkins
2 50 (9.73%) Git (software)
3 39 (7.59%) JIRA
4 38 (7.39%) Selenium
5 32 (6.23%) Team Foundation Server
6 16 (3.11%) Cucumber
6 16 (3.11%) WebDriver
7 14 (2.72%) JUnit
8 12 (2.33%) Gatling
8 12 (2.33%) Maven
9 11 (2.14%) SpecFlow
9 11 (2.14%) Subversion
10 10 (1.95%) TeamCity
11 9 (1.75%) SoapUI
12 8 (1.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 8 (1.56%) Visual Studio
13 7 (1.36%) Eclipse
13 7 (1.36%) gulp
13 7 (1.36%) Toad
14 6 (1.17%) Grunt
General
1 61 (11.87%) Finance
2 45 (8.75%) Telecoms
3 32 (6.23%) Retail
4 27 (5.25%) Marketing
5 15 (2.92%) Banking
6 9 (1.75%) Games
7 7 (1.36%) Publishing
8 6 (1.17%) Automotive
8 6 (1.17%) Legal
8 6 (1.17%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.58%) Back Office
9 3 (0.58%) Electronics
9 3 (0.58%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.39%) Advertising
10 2 (0.39%) Billing
11 1 (0.19%) Front Office
11 1 (0.19%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 134 (26.07%) Developer
2 101 (19.65%) Analyst
3 59 (11.48%) Business Analyst
4 45 (8.75%) Project Manager
5 40 (7.78%) Architect
6 35 (6.81%) Systems Analyst
7 25 (4.86%) Designer
8 23 (4.47%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 21 (4.09%) Product Owner
10 20 (3.89%) C# Developer
11 17 (3.31%) Java Developer
11 17 (3.31%) Tester
11 17 (3.31%) Web Developer
12 16 (3.11%) .NET Developer
12 16 (3.11%) Scrum Master
12 16 (3.11%) Security Engineer
13 15 (2.92%) Web Engineer
14 14 (2.72%) Angular Developer
14 14 (2.72%) Applications Engineer
14 14 (2.72%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (17.51%) HTML
2 73 (14.20%) .NET
2 73 (14.20%) CSS
3 56 (10.89%) Web Services
4 51 (9.92%) HTML5
5 46 (8.95%) REST
6 44 (8.56%) XML
7 42 (8.17%) AngularJS
8 41 (7.98%) CSS3
9 30 (5.84%) Node.js
10 28 (5.45%) RESTful
11 26 (5.06%) SOAP
12 25 (4.86%) jQuery
13 24 (4.67%) Spring
14 22 (4.28%) ASP.NET
15 20 (3.89%) Sass
16 18 (3.50%) Ajax
16 18 (3.50%) J2EE
16 18 (3.50%) JSON
17 16 (3.11%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 51 (9.92%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (7.98%) User Experience
3 15 (2.92%) Mobile App
4 13 (2.53%) Management Information System
5 11 (2.14%) Cryptography
6 9 (1.75%) Computer Science
7 8 (1.56%) Algorithms
8 7 (1.36%) Data Centre
9 6 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (1.17%) Mathematics
10 4 (0.78%) MPEG
10 4 (0.78%) Private Cloud
10 4 (0.78%) Public Cloud
10 4 (0.78%) Smart Meter
10 4 (0.78%) Social Media
11 3 (0.58%) Cyberthreat
11 3 (0.58%) Digital TV
11 3 (0.58%) iPad
11 3 (0.58%) IVR
11 3 (0.58%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 39 (7.59%) Linux
2 21 (4.09%) Windows
3 20 (3.89%) Android
4 12 (2.33%) Apple iOS
4 12 (2.33%) Unix
5 8 (1.56%) Ubuntu
6 7 (1.36%) Windows Server
7 5 (0.97%) AIX
8 3 (0.58%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.39%) Solaris
9 2 (0.39%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.19%) CoreOS
10 1 (0.19%) Debian
10 1 (0.19%) RancherOS
10 1 (0.19%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.19%) Windows CE
10 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (27.82%) Scrum
2 99 (19.26%) Waterfall
3 90 (17.51%) TDD
4 75 (14.59%) SDLC
5 61 (11.87%) Continuous Integration
6 56 (10.89%) E-Commerce
7 55 (10.70%) Project Management
8 53 (10.31%) User Stories
9 52 (10.12%) Software Engineering
10 51 (9.92%) MVC
11 47 (9.14%) BDD
11 47 (9.14%) DevOps
12 46 (8.95%) Business Analysis
12 46 (8.95%) Stakeholder Management
13 43 (8.37%) Open Source
14 41 (7.98%) Data Protection
15 36 (7.00%) Kanban
16 35 (6.81%) ITIL
17 32 (6.23%) Web Development
18 31 (6.03%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 104 (20.23%) Java
2 98 (19.07%) JavaScript
3 77 (14.98%) SQL
4 75 (14.59%) C#
5 31 (6.03%) PHP
6 21 (4.09%) C++
7 19 (3.70%) C
8 17 (3.31%) Python
9 12 (2.33%) VB
10 8 (1.56%) Bash Shell
11 7 (1.36%) Perl
11 7 (1.36%) T-SQL
12 6 (1.17%) Scala
12 6 (1.17%) VBScript
13 5 (0.97%) Groovy
13 5 (0.97%) Shell Script
14 4 (0.78%) Ruby
14 4 (0.78%) VB.NET
14 4 (0.78%) XPath
15 3 (0.58%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 35 (6.81%) Security Cleared
2 28 (5.45%) Degree
3 27 (5.25%) SC Cleared
4 15 (2.92%) ISEB
5 11 (2.14%) PMI Certification
6 10 (1.95%) PMP
7 7 (1.36%) DV Cleared
8 6 (1.17%) ISTQB
9 4 (0.78%) BPSS Clearance
10 3 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.39%) MBA
11 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 2 (0.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.19%) CISSP
12 1 (0.19%) CITP
12 1 (0.19%) HND
12 1 (0.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 1 (0.19%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (8.95%) QA
2 6 (1.17%) SDET
3 5 (0.97%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.58%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.58%) SLA
5 2 (0.39%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.19%) Government Security Classifications
6 1 (0.19%) P3O
System Software
1 9 (1.75%) Docker
2 6 (1.17%) vSphere
3 3 (0.58%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.39%) KVM
4 2 (0.39%) oVirt
4 2 (0.39%) RHEV
4 2 (0.39%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.19%) HDFS
5 1 (0.19%) NFS
5 1 (0.19%) vCloud
5 1 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (2.92%) Puppet
2 9 (1.75%) Ansible
2 9 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (0.78%) logstash
4 3 (0.58%) Nagios
5 2 (0.39%) Rancher
5 2 (0.39%) TeamSite
6 1 (0.19%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.19%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.19%) SCCM
6 1 (0.19%) Terraform
Vendors
1 59 (11.48%) Microsoft
2 31 (6.03%) Oracle
3 17 (3.31%) IBM
4 13 (2.53%) Adobe
5 10 (1.95%) Xamarin
6 9 (1.75%) SAP
7 8 (1.56%) Cognos
8 7 (1.36%) Capita
8 7 (1.36%) VMware
9 6 (1.17%) Atlassian
9 6 (1.17%) Citrix
9 6 (1.17%) Informatica
9 6 (1.17%) Splunk
10 5 (0.97%) AppDynamics
10 5 (0.97%) ATG
10 5 (0.97%) HP
10 5 (0.97%) hybris
10 5 (0.97%) Pega
10 5 (0.97%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (0.78%) Percussion
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