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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 5 9 10
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 260 257 266
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 10.39% 9.17% 9.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.16% 12.30% 13.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 172 156
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £380 £370
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £83.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+17.36% +2.85%
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
1976 2090 2023
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 78.98% 74.54% 74.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1057 1102 1028
Median daily rate £408 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.87% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 62 45
Median hourly rate £16.00 £27.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.81% +57.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £14.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £42.50 £32.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -1.58%

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 3 May 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 3 May 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 +4 115 £415 +3.75% 31
Maidenhead +8 35 £375 +8.69% 3
Newbury +11 17 £500 +33.33% 9
Bracknell -7 15 £420 +6.66% 13
Slough -2 12 £400 - 12
Windsor - 4 £350 - 1
Wokingham - 2 £270 - 4
Agile Software Development
South East

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 May 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.

1 165 (28.75%) Scrum
2 122 (21.25%) JavaScript
3 114 (19.86%) Java
4 113 (19.69%) Waterfall
5 96 (16.72%) Linux
6 89 (15.51%) HTML
7 87 (15.16%) Telecoms
8 85 (14.81%) CSS
9 84 (14.63%) Python
10 73 (12.72%) C#
11 68 (11.85%) TDD
12 67 (11.67%) Web Services
13 65 (11.32%) .NET
14 64 (11.15%) SQL
15 61 (10.63%) Jenkins
16 60 (10.45%) SDLC
17 59 (10.28%) User Experience
17 59 (10.28%) Project Management
17 59 (10.28%) Finance
18 58 (10.10%) Git (software)
19 57 (9.93%) DevOps
20 52 (9.06%) Stakeholder Management
21 48 (8.36%) E-Commerce
22 47 (8.19%) Microsoft
22 47 (8.19%) Business Analysis
23 44 (7.67%) SQL Server
24 43 (7.49%) PRINCE2
24 43 (7.49%) Analytical Skills
24 43 (7.49%) Team Foundation Server
25 40 (6.97%) Degree

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 32 (5.57%) CMS
2 27 (4.70%) Node.js
3 16 (2.79%) Elasticsearch
4 15 (2.61%) SharePoint
5 14 (2.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 14 (2.44%) Apache
6 11 (1.92%) IIS
7 10 (1.74%) WebSphere
8 8 (1.39%) JBoss
8 8 (1.39%) Tomcat
9 7 (1.22%) Confluence
9 7 (1.22%) Sitecore CMS
10 6 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
11 5 (0.87%) Oracle Spatial
11 5 (0.87%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.52%) GeoServer
12 3 (0.52%) nginx
12 3 (0.52%) OpenStack
13 2 (0.35%) SAS
13 2 (0.35%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 26 (4.53%) MS Excel
2 17 (2.96%) MS Project
3 16 (2.79%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (1.05%) MS Office
6 2 (0.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.35%) OmniGraffle
6 2 (0.35%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.17%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.17%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.17%) PeopleSoft HRMS
3 1 (0.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.17%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 34 (5.92%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (3.48%) Force.com
3 19 (3.31%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.87%) SaaS
5 4 (0.70%) Google Tag Manager
6 3 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.52%) GitHub
7 2 (0.35%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.35%) Google Compute Engine
7 2 (0.35%) Office 365
7 2 (0.35%) SoftLayer
8 1 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.17%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.17%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.17%) CloudBees
8 1 (0.17%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.17%) Heroku
8 1 (0.17%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.14%) Internet
2 17 (2.96%) H.323
3 13 (2.26%) Telepresence
4 10 (1.74%) HTTP
5 9 (1.57%) SSL
6 7 (1.22%) TCP/IP
6 7 (1.22%) ZigBee
7 5 (0.87%) DNS
8 4 (0.70%) 3G
8 4 (0.70%) 4G
8 4 (0.70%) 802.15
8 4 (0.70%) LDAP
8 4 (0.70%) SSH
8 4 (0.70%) VoIP
9 3 (0.52%) IPv6
9 3 (0.52%) LAN
9 3 (0.52%) SNMP
9 3 (0.52%) VPN
9 3 (0.52%) WAN
10 2 (0.35%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (7.67%) SQL Server
2 23 (4.01%) Big Data
3 20 (3.48%) NoSQL
4 18 (3.14%) MySQL
5 17 (2.96%) Data Warehouse
6 16 (2.79%) RDBMS
6 16 (2.79%) Relational Database
7 14 (2.44%) Apache Cassandra
8 12 (2.09%) GIS
8 12 (2.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 12 (2.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 10 (1.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 9 (1.57%) SQL Server 2008
11 8 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
11 8 (1.39%) Riak
12 6 (1.05%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 6 (1.05%) MongoDB
12 6 (1.05%) Neo4j
12 6 (1.05%) Oracle Database
12 6 (1.05%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 61 (10.63%) Jenkins
2 58 (10.10%) Git (software)
3 43 (7.49%) Team Foundation Server
4 30 (5.23%) JIRA
5 28 (4.88%) Maven
6 24 (4.18%) Ant
7 21 (3.66%) Selenium
8 17 (2.96%) Cucumber
8 17 (2.96%) Subversion
9 15 (2.61%) MSBuild
10 14 (2.44%) Visual Studio
11 13 (2.26%) JUnit
12 12 (2.09%) Artifactory
12 12 (2.09%) NuGet
12 12 (2.09%) TeamCity
13 9 (1.57%) WebDriver
14 6 (1.05%) SpecFlow
15 5 (0.87%) gulp
15 5 (0.87%) Hudson
15 5 (0.87%) RSpec
General
1 87 (15.16%) Telecoms
2 59 (10.28%) Finance
3 36 (6.27%) Marketing
4 35 (6.10%) Retail
5 8 (1.39%) Banking
6 6 (1.05%) Automotive
6 6 (1.05%) Publishing
7 5 (0.87%) Billing
7 5 (0.87%) Legal
8 4 (0.70%) Electronics
8 4 (0.70%) Games
8 4 (0.70%) Local Government
8 4 (0.70%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.52%) Back Office
10 2 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.17%) Advertising
11 1 (0.17%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 177 (30.84%) Developer
2 100 (17.42%) Analyst
3 71 (12.37%) Business Analyst
4 53 (9.23%) Project Manager
5 47 (8.19%) Architect
6 30 (5.23%) DevOps Engineer
7 29 (5.05%) Java Developer
8 27 (4.70%) Python Developer
9 24 (4.18%) Product Owner
10 23 (4.01%) JavaScript Developer
11 22 (3.83%) C# Developer
11 22 (3.83%) Consultant
12 20 (3.48%) Test Analyst
13 19 (3.31%) Salesforce.com Developer
13 19 (3.31%) Senior Developer
14 18 (3.14%) Agile Business Analyst
15 17 (2.96%) Tester
16 16 (2.79%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 16 (2.79%) Linux DevOps Engineer
16 16 (2.79%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (15.51%) HTML
2 85 (14.81%) CSS
3 67 (11.67%) Web Services
4 65 (11.32%) .NET
5 39 (6.79%) REST
6 37 (6.45%) jQuery
7 36 (6.27%) HTML5
8 34 (5.92%) AngularJS
9 33 (5.75%) RESTful
10 32 (5.57%) XML
11 25 (4.36%) CSS3
11 25 (4.36%) Spring
12 23 (4.01%) Hibernate
13 21 (3.66%) Django
13 21 (3.66%) J2EE
14 19 (3.31%) Visualforce
15 18 (3.14%) JSON
15 18 (3.14%) SOAP
15 18 (3.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 15 (2.61%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 59 (10.28%) User Experience
2 43 (7.49%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (3.14%) Computer Science
4 17 (2.96%) Management Information System
5 8 (1.39%) Visualisation
6 7 (1.22%) Animation
6 7 (1.22%) Motion Graphics
6 7 (1.22%) Smart Meter
7 6 (1.05%) Data Centre
7 6 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (0.87%) Cryptography
8 5 (0.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 5 (0.87%) PKI
9 4 (0.70%) Algorithms
9 4 (0.70%) Driving Licence
9 4 (0.70%) PMI
10 3 (0.52%) Cyberthreat
10 3 (0.52%) Internet of Things
10 3 (0.52%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.52%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 96 (16.72%) Linux
2 24 (4.18%) Windows
3 22 (3.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 22 (3.83%) Unix
4 21 (3.66%) Ubuntu
5 14 (2.44%) CentOS
6 10 (1.74%) Windows Server
6 10 (1.74%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (1.57%) Android
7 9 (1.57%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.52%) Solaris
8 3 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.35%) AIX
9 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.17%) Debian
10 1 (0.17%) Fedora
10 1 (0.17%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.17%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.17%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 165 (28.75%) Scrum
2 113 (19.69%) Waterfall
3 68 (11.85%) TDD
4 60 (10.45%) SDLC
5 59 (10.28%) Project Management
6 57 (9.93%) DevOps
7 52 (9.06%) Stakeholder Management
8 48 (8.36%) E-Commerce
9 47 (8.19%) Business Analysis
10 43 (7.49%) PRINCE2
11 39 (6.79%) Kanban
12 38 (6.62%) User Stories
13 34 (5.92%) Business Intelligence
14 33 (5.75%) Migration
15 32 (5.57%) Data Protection
16 31 (5.40%) BDD
17 30 (5.23%) Automated Testing
18 28 (4.88%) Continuous Integration
18 28 (4.88%) CRM
18 28 (4.88%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 122 (21.25%) JavaScript
2 114 (19.86%) Java
3 84 (14.63%) Python
4 73 (12.72%) C#
5 64 (11.15%) SQL
6 25 (4.36%) Bash Shell
7 19 (3.31%) Apex Code
7 19 (3.31%) Ruby
8 12 (2.09%) PHP
9 11 (1.92%) C++
10 10 (1.74%) Shell Script
10 10 (1.74%) T-SQL
11 9 (1.57%) VB.NET
12 8 (1.39%) PL/SQL
13 7 (1.22%) C
14 6 (1.05%) PowerShell
15 5 (0.87%) Erlang
16 4 (0.70%) Perl
17 3 (0.52%) ES6
18 2 (0.35%) sed
Qualifications
1 40 (6.97%) Degree
2 36 (6.27%) Security Cleared
3 16 (2.79%) SC Cleared
4 14 (2.44%) ISEB
5 13 (2.26%) PMI Certification
6 10 (1.74%) ISTQB
6 10 (1.74%) PMP
7 7 (1.22%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 5 (0.87%) Sun Certification
9 4 (0.70%) BPSS Clearance
9 4 (0.70%) DV Cleared
10 3 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (0.35%) CCNA
11 2 (0.35%) CISA
11 2 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.35%) CISM
11 2 (0.35%) CISSP
11 2 (0.35%) MCSD
11 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (4.88%) QA
2 12 (2.09%) FedRAMP
3 8 (1.39%) SLA
4 4 (0.70%) Disclosure Scotland
5 3 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.35%) ISO22301
6 2 (0.35%) SDET
7 1 (0.17%) MISRA
7 1 (0.17%) MISRA C
7 1 (0.17%) P3O
System Software
1 6 (1.05%) Docker
2 5 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.70%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.35%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.17%) HDFS
5 1 (0.17%) KVM
5 1 (0.17%) NFS
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.17%) Postfix
5 1 (0.17%) qmail
5 1 (0.17%) Sendmail
5 1 (0.17%) Tivoli Directory Server
5 1 (0.17%) Varnish
5 1 (0.17%) vSphere
5 1 (0.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 36 (6.27%) Puppet
2 33 (5.75%) Ansible
3 15 (2.61%) logstash
4 14 (2.44%) Graphite
5 13 (2.26%) Terraform
6 10 (1.74%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (1.22%) HP Quality Center
7 7 (1.22%) Nagios
8 4 (0.70%) Capistrano
9 2 (0.35%) CA Single Sign-On
9 2 (0.35%) Kubernetes
9 2 (0.35%) Mesos
9 2 (0.35%) Nessus
10 1 (0.17%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.17%) cPanel
10 1 (0.17%) Grafana
10 1 (0.17%) MOM
10 1 (0.17%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.17%) TeamSite
10 1 (0.17%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 47 (8.19%) Microsoft
2 35 (6.10%) Oracle
3 28 (4.88%) Salesforce.com
4 21 (3.66%) hybris
5 16 (2.79%) IBM
6 11 (1.92%) HP
7 10 (1.74%) ATG
8 9 (1.57%) SAP
9 8 (1.39%) Red Hat
10 7 (1.22%) Ab Initio
10 7 (1.22%) Adobe
10 7 (1.22%) Google
10 7 (1.22%) Sitecore
11 5 (0.87%) Atlassian
11 5 (0.87%) Rackspace
11 5 (0.87%) VMware
12 4 (0.70%) Capita
12 4 (0.70%) Endeca
12 4 (0.70%) LANDesk
12 4 (0.70%) Teradata
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