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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 7 11 9
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 231 209 272
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 9.93% 8.54% 10.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.52% 11.01% 14.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 121 137
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £32.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £37.23 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+13.49% +4.85%
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
1845 1899 1877
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 79.32% 77.64% 75.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1017 944 886
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 68 24
Median hourly rate £19.61 £21.55 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.00% +13.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £41.31 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 26 June 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Histogram 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 26 June 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 94 £375 -6.25% 40
Maidenhead +12 41 £400 +18.51% 8
Newbury +6 17 £413 - 9
Bracknell -6 13 £506 +19.11% 7
Slough -7 10 £325 -18.75% 16
Wokingham 0 5 £288 - 1
Agile Software Development
South East

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 153 (31.16%) Scrum
2 107 (21.79%) Waterfall
3 92 (18.74%) Java
4 81 (16.50%) JavaScript
5 73 (14.87%) Telecoms
6 72 (14.66%) TDD
7 71 (14.46%) C#
8 69 (14.05%) Linux
9 61 (12.42%) HTML
10 59 (12.02%) SQL
10 59 (12.02%) Jenkins
11 57 (11.61%) Microsoft
12 56 (11.41%) .NET
12 56 (11.41%) Project Management
13 55 (11.20%) Finance
14 54 (11.00%) Python
14 54 (11.00%) SDLC
15 53 (10.79%) DevOps
16 52 (10.59%) CSS
17 51 (10.39%) Stakeholder Management
18 49 (9.98%) Web Services
18 49 (9.98%) Git (software)
19 47 (9.57%) E-Commerce
20 45 (9.16%) Team Foundation Server
21 44 (8.96%) Continuous Integration
22 42 (8.55%) SQL Server
22 42 (8.55%) REST
23 40 (8.15%) Business Analysis
24 39 (7.94%) User Experience
25 38 (7.74%) BDD

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 20 (4.07%) CMS
2 16 (3.26%) Apache
3 14 (2.85%) JBoss
3 14 (2.85%) SharePoint
4 12 (2.44%) Confluence
5 10 (2.04%) WebSphere
6 8 (1.63%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 8 (1.63%) Tomcat
6 8 (1.63%) WebLogic
7 7 (1.43%) BizTalk Server
7 7 (1.43%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (1.02%) IIS
8 5 (1.02%) Oracle Spatial
9 3 (0.61%) Drupal
9 3 (0.61%) nginx
9 3 (0.61%) OpenStack
9 3 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.41%) GeoServer
10 2 (0.41%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 26 (5.30%) MS Excel
2 17 (3.46%) MS Visio
3 15 (3.05%) MS Project
4 7 (1.43%) MS Office
5 4 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.20%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (2.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.81%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 3 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.41%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.20%) PeopleSoft HRMS
5 1 (0.20%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 21 (4.28%) Amazon AWS
1 21 (4.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.22%) SaaS
3 5 (1.02%) Office 365
4 3 (0.61%) Force.com
5 2 (0.41%) PaaS
6 1 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.20%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.20%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.20%) Bluemix
6 1 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.20%) CloudBees
6 1 (0.20%) GitHub
6 1 (0.20%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.20%) IaaS
6 1 (0.20%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.20%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.85%) Internet
2 13 (2.65%) H.323
2 13 (2.65%) Telepresence
3 10 (2.04%) HTTP
4 9 (1.83%) SSL
5 8 (1.63%) TCP/IP
6 5 (1.02%) DNS
6 5 (1.02%) SNMP
6 5 (1.02%) SSH
7 4 (0.81%) VPN
8 3 (0.61%) 802.15
8 3 (0.61%) BGP
8 3 (0.61%) DOCSIS
8 3 (0.61%) IPv6
8 3 (0.61%) MPLS
8 3 (0.61%) OSPF
8 3 (0.61%) RIP
8 3 (0.61%) Telnet
8 3 (0.61%) VoIP
8 3 (0.61%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (8.55%) SQL Server
2 17 (3.46%) MySQL
3 16 (3.26%) RDBMS
3 16 (3.26%) Relational Database
4 14 (2.85%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (2.65%) NoSQL
6 10 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (1.83%) Apache Cassandra
7 9 (1.83%) Big Data
7 9 (1.83%) GIS
8 7 (1.43%) MongoDB
8 7 (1.43%) Neo4j
8 7 (1.43%) Oracle Database
8 7 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (1.43%) Power BI
8 7 (1.43%) Redis
9 6 (1.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 6 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 59 (12.02%) Jenkins
2 49 (9.98%) Git (software)
3 45 (9.16%) Team Foundation Server
4 32 (6.52%) JIRA
5 26 (5.30%) Selenium
6 17 (3.46%) Maven
7 16 (3.26%) Cucumber
8 15 (3.05%) MSBuild
9 14 (2.85%) TeamCity
10 13 (2.65%) WebDriver
11 12 (2.44%) Artifactory
11 12 (2.44%) NuGet
12 9 (1.83%) SpecFlow
12 9 (1.83%) Visual Studio
13 8 (1.63%) JUnit
14 6 (1.22%) Ant
14 6 (1.22%) Subversion
15 5 (1.02%) Bitbucket
15 5 (1.02%) Hudson
16 4 (0.81%) gulp
General
1 73 (14.87%) Telecoms
2 55 (11.20%) Finance
3 32 (6.52%) Retail
4 26 (5.30%) Marketing
5 11 (2.24%) Banking
6 9 (1.83%) Games
7 8 (1.63%) Publishing
8 6 (1.22%) Automotive
9 5 (1.02%) Billing
10 4 (0.81%) Local Government
10 4 (0.81%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.61%) Electronics
11 3 (0.61%) Legal
12 2 (0.41%) Back Office
13 1 (0.20%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.20%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 123 (25.05%) Developer
2 87 (17.72%) Analyst
3 63 (12.83%) Business Analyst
4 46 (9.37%) Project Manager
5 43 (8.76%) Architect
6 23 (4.68%) Java Developer
7 22 (4.48%) DevOps Engineer
8 21 (4.28%) Systems Analyst
9 19 (3.87%) C# Developer
9 19 (3.87%) Tester
10 18 (3.67%) Product Owner
10 18 (3.67%) Scrum Master
11 17 (3.46%) Consultant
11 17 (3.46%) Python Developer
12 15 (3.05%) Business Systems Analyst
12 15 (3.05%) Test Analyst
13 13 (2.65%) .NET Developer
13 13 (2.65%) Agile Business Analyst
13 13 (2.65%) Technical Manager
14 12 (2.44%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (12.42%) HTML
2 56 (11.41%) .NET
3 52 (10.59%) CSS
4 49 (9.98%) Web Services
5 42 (8.55%) REST
6 35 (7.13%) XML
7 29 (5.91%) Spring
8 24 (4.89%) AngularJS
9 22 (4.48%) Hibernate
10 20 (4.07%) RESTful
11 19 (3.87%) J2EE
12 18 (3.67%) HTML5
12 18 (3.67%) JSP
13 17 (3.46%) jQuery
13 17 (3.46%) Node.js
14 16 (3.26%) Django
14 16 (3.26%) SOAP
15 14 (2.85%) ASP.NET
15 14 (2.85%) JSON
16 12 (2.44%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 39 (7.94%) User Experience
2 37 (7.54%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (2.85%) Management Information System
4 11 (2.24%) Computer Science
5 6 (1.22%) Algorithms
5 6 (1.22%) Cryptography
5 6 (1.22%) Smart Meter
6 5 (1.02%) PKI
6 5 (1.02%) Visualisation
7 4 (0.81%) Driving Licence
7 4 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (0.81%) iPad
7 4 (0.81%) Mobile App
7 4 (0.81%) MPEG
7 4 (0.81%) PMI
8 3 (0.61%) Client/Server
8 3 (0.61%) Cyberthreat
8 3 (0.61%) Data Centre
8 3 (0.61%) Private Cloud
8 3 (0.61%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 69 (14.05%) Linux
2 16 (3.26%) Windows
3 15 (3.05%) Unix
4 13 (2.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (1.83%) Ubuntu
6 4 (0.81%) CentOS
6 4 (0.81%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.61%) Android
7 3 (0.61%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.61%) Solaris
8 2 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.20%) AIX
9 1 (0.20%) CoreOS
9 1 (0.20%) Debian
9 1 (0.20%) Fedora
9 1 (0.20%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.20%) RancherOS
9 1 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (31.16%) Scrum
2 107 (21.79%) Waterfall
3 72 (14.66%) TDD
4 56 (11.41%) Project Management
5 54 (11.00%) SDLC
6 53 (10.79%) DevOps
7 51 (10.39%) Stakeholder Management
8 47 (9.57%) E-Commerce
9 44 (8.96%) Continuous Integration
10 40 (8.15%) Business Analysis
11 38 (7.74%) BDD
12 36 (7.33%) Kanban
12 36 (7.33%) Open Source
13 34 (6.92%) CRM
13 34 (6.92%) Data Protection
14 33 (6.72%) MVC
14 33 (6.72%) User Stories
15 32 (6.52%) PRINCE2
16 28 (5.70%) Business Intelligence
17 27 (5.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 92 (18.74%) Java
2 81 (16.50%) JavaScript
3 71 (14.46%) C#
4 59 (12.02%) SQL
5 54 (11.00%) Python
6 18 (3.67%) PHP
7 15 (3.05%) Bash Shell
8 11 (2.24%) T-SQL
9 10 (2.04%) Ruby
10 8 (1.63%) C
10 8 (1.63%) C++
11 3 (0.61%) Groovy
11 3 (0.61%) Perl
11 3 (0.61%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.41%) ES6
12 2 (0.41%) VB
12 2 (0.41%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.20%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.20%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.20%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 37 (7.54%) Security Cleared
2 28 (5.70%) Degree
3 20 (4.07%) SC Cleared
4 12 (2.44%) ISEB
5 8 (1.63%) ISTQB
5 8 (1.63%) PMI Certification
6 6 (1.22%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 5 (1.02%) DV Cleared
7 5 (1.02%) PMP
8 4 (0.81%) BPSS Clearance
8 4 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.61%) CISSP
10 2 (0.41%) CCNA
10 2 (0.41%) CISA
10 2 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.41%) CISM
10 2 (0.41%) CRISC
10 2 (0.41%) GIAC
10 2 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (7.13%) QA
2 9 (1.83%) FedRAMP
3 6 (1.22%) SDET
4 4 (0.81%) Disclosure Scotland
4 4 (0.81%) SLA
5 3 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.41%) ISO22301
7 1 (0.20%) P3O
System Software
1 11 (2.24%) Docker
2 6 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.81%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (0.61%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.61%) KVM
5 2 (0.41%) NFS
5 2 (0.41%) oVirt
5 2 (0.41%) RHEV
5 2 (0.41%) vSphere
6 1 (0.20%) GeoWebCache
6 1 (0.20%) HDFS
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.20%) Postfix
6 1 (0.20%) qmail
6 1 (0.20%) Sendmail
6 1 (0.20%) Varnish
6 1 (0.20%) vCloud
6 1 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.20%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 28 (5.70%) Puppet
2 20 (4.07%) Ansible
3 12 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (2.04%) Nagios
5 6 (1.22%) logstash
6 5 (1.02%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (0.81%) Graphite
8 3 (0.61%) Terraform
9 2 (0.41%) CA Single Sign-On
9 2 (0.41%) Nessus
9 2 (0.41%) TeamSite
10 1 (0.20%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.20%) Cacti
10 1 (0.20%) Grafana
10 1 (0.20%) Kubernetes
10 1 (0.20%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.20%) Rancher
10 1 (0.20%) SCOM
10 1 (0.20%) SELinux
10 1 (0.20%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 57 (11.61%) Microsoft
2 28 (5.70%) Oracle
3 18 (3.67%) hybris
4 15 (3.05%) IBM
5 11 (2.24%) ATG
5 11 (2.24%) Salesforce.com
6 9 (1.83%) Red Hat
6 9 (1.83%) SAP
7 7 (1.43%) Adobe
7 7 (1.43%) Atlassian
7 7 (1.43%) HP
7 7 (1.43%) VMware
8 6 (1.22%) Percussion
9 5 (1.02%) Pega
10 4 (0.81%) Ab Initio
10 4 (0.81%) Capita
10 4 (0.81%) Cognos
10 4 (0.81%) Infragistics
11 3 (0.61%) Apple
11 3 (0.61%) Informatica
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