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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 8 8 14
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 296 309 199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 11.54% 12.35% 8.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.69% 16.53% 11.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 176 113
Average daily rate
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£395 £350 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £285 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £501 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +1.42%
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
1887 1869 1714
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 73.54% 74.70% 70.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1024 892 767
Average daily rate £388 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £517
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 20 31
Average hourly rate £30.00 £17.07 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.74% -43.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £15.00 £14.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.47 £44.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +4 133 £400 -5.88% 45
Slough 0 34 £400 +15.94% 14
Bracknell +1 32 £294 -24.19% 5
Maidenhead +3 17 £350 +0.71% 8
Newbury +2 8 £400 +60.00% 13
Windsor +2 4 £450 - 2
Wokingham -1 2 £300 +8.10% 1
Agile Software Development
South East

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Agile Software Development.

1 169 (30.18%) Scrum
2 122 (21.79%) JavaScript
2 122 (21.79%) TDD
3 109 (19.46%) HTML
4 93 (16.61%) CSS
5 87 (15.54%) Telecoms
6 84 (15.00%) Java
6 84 (15.00%) .NET
7 83 (14.82%) C#
8 71 (12.68%) SQL
9 65 (11.61%) Finance
10 64 (11.43%) Waterfall
11 62 (11.07%) SQL Server
12 61 (10.89%) Project Management
13 60 (10.71%) User Stories
14 57 (10.18%) MVC
15 55 (9.82%) Analytical Skills
15 55 (9.82%) BDD
16 54 (9.64%) WebSphere
17 52 (9.29%) Python
18 50 (8.93%) E-Commerce
19 49 (8.75%) PRINCE2
19 49 (8.75%) Linux
20 48 (8.57%) User Experience
21 47 (8.39%) AngularJS
21 47 (8.39%) IBM
22 45 (8.04%) Oracle
23 44 (7.86%) DB2
23 44 (7.86%) Microsoft
23 44 (7.86%) Business Intelligence

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Agile Software Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 54 (9.64%) WebSphere
2 31 (5.54%) CMS
3 17 (3.04%) Node.js
4 15 (2.68%) Commerce Server
4 15 (2.68%) WebLogic
5 13 (2.32%) WebSphere Application Server
6 12 (2.14%) Oracle Spatial
7 11 (1.96%) Confluence
7 11 (1.96%) Apache
8 9 (1.61%) SharePoint
9 8 (1.43%) Umbraco
10 6 (1.07%) BizTalk Server
11 5 (0.89%) WebLogic Portal
11 5 (0.89%) Drupal
12 4 (0.71%) IBM HTTP Server
12 4 (0.71%) Oracle Application Server
12 4 (0.71%) WebSphere Portal
13 3 (0.54%) IIS
14 2 (0.36%) MS Exchange
14 2 (0.36%) nginx
Applications
1 31 (5.54%) MS Excel
2 19 (3.39%) MS Office
3 12 (2.14%) MS Project
4 11 (1.96%) MS Visio
5 7 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.54%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.18%) Mingle
7 1 (0.18%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 9 (1.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.71%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.54%) Optimost
4 3 (0.54%) Fredhopper
4 3 (0.54%) WebTrends
5 2 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.18%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.18%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.18%) Unica
6 1 (0.18%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (2.50%) SaaS
3 8 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (0.89%) GitHub
5 4 (0.71%) PaaS
5 4 (0.71%) Google Analytics
6 3 (0.54%) IaaS
6 3 (0.54%) Force.com
7 1 (0.18%) Yammer
7 1 (0.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (4.46%) Internet
2 14 (2.50%) HTTP
3 7 (1.25%) TCP/IP
4 5 (0.89%) IPv6
4 5 (0.89%) Broadband
5 3 (0.54%) UMTS
5 3 (0.54%) ATM
5 3 (0.54%) Network Security
5 3 (0.54%) FTP
6 2 (0.36%) HSPA
6 2 (0.36%) 3GPP
6 2 (0.36%) RIP
6 2 (0.36%) SNMP
6 2 (0.36%) VPN
6 2 (0.36%) DNS
6 2 (0.36%) GPRS
6 2 (0.36%) Telnet
6 2 (0.36%) 802.15
6 2 (0.36%) MPLS
6 2 (0.36%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (11.07%) SQL Server
2 44 (7.86%) DB2
3 30 (5.36%) Data Warehouse
4 17 (3.04%) PostgreSQL
4 17 (3.04%) MongoDB
4 17 (3.04%) MySQL
5 13 (2.32%) Relational Database
6 11 (1.96%) Big Data
7 10 (1.79%) NoSQL
8 9 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (1.61%) OLAP
9 8 (1.43%) RDBMS
9 8 (1.43%) Apache Cassandra
9 8 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (1.07%) DataStage
11 6 (1.07%) Oracle Database
12 4 (0.71%) Oracle OLAP
12 4 (0.71%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 41 (7.32%) JIRA
1 41 (7.32%) Selenium
2 38 (6.79%) Git (software)
3 28 (5.00%) Jenkins
4 24 (4.29%) Team Foundation Server
5 19 (3.39%) TeamCity
6 17 (3.04%) WebDriver
7 13 (2.32%) Cucumber
8 12 (2.14%) Visual Studio
8 12 (2.14%) Grunt
9 11 (1.96%) Subversion
10 8 (1.43%) Maven
10 8 (1.43%) HP UFT
10 8 (1.43%) NUnit
11 7 (1.25%) MSTest
11 7 (1.25%) JUnit
11 7 (1.25%) Eclipse
12 6 (1.07%) IntelliJ
12 6 (1.07%) Jasmine
13 5 (0.89%) Toad
General
1 87 (15.54%) Telecoms
2 65 (11.61%) Finance
3 42 (7.50%) Marketing
4 30 (5.36%) Retail
5 11 (1.96%) Billing
6 10 (1.79%) Manufacturing
7 9 (1.61%) Electronics
8 8 (1.43%) Banking
9 7 (1.25%) Legal
10 6 (1.07%) Multimedia
11 5 (0.89%) Advertising
12 4 (0.71%) Games
12 4 (0.71%) Italian Language
13 3 (0.54%) Norwegian Language
13 3 (0.54%) Swedish Language
13 3 (0.54%) Interactive Media
13 3 (0.54%) Danish Language
13 3 (0.54%) Publishing
14 2 (0.36%) Military
14 2 (0.36%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 173 (30.89%) Developer
2 128 (22.86%) Analyst
3 73 (13.04%) Business Analyst
4 55 (9.82%) Project Manager
5 31 (5.54%) Architect
6 28 (5.00%) Agile Business Analyst
7 26 (4.64%) Test Analyst
8 25 (4.46%) .NET Developer
8 25 (4.46%) C# Developer
8 25 (4.46%) Java Developer
9 24 (4.29%) Senior Developer
10 18 (3.21%) Consultant
10 18 (3.21%) Tester
11 17 (3.04%) Systems Analyst
12 16 (2.86%) Business Systems Analyst
12 16 (2.86%) ScrumMaster
13 15 (2.68%) Solutions Architect
13 15 (2.68%) Ab Initio Developer
13 15 (2.68%) JavaScript Developer
14 14 (2.50%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (19.46%) HTML
2 93 (16.61%) CSS
3 84 (15.00%) .NET
4 47 (8.39%) AngularJS
5 41 (7.32%) Web Services
6 40 (7.14%) ASP.NET
7 38 (6.79%) XML
8 37 (6.61%) HTML5
9 35 (6.25%) jQuery
10 33 (5.89%) RESTful
10 33 (5.89%) CSS3
11 28 (5.00%) SOAP
12 27 (4.82%) WebSphere MQ
13 25 (4.46%) JSON
14 23 (4.11%) ASP.NET Web API
15 22 (3.93%) REST
15 22 (3.93%) Sass
16 20 (3.57%) WPF
16 20 (3.57%) Spring
17 18 (3.21%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 55 (9.82%) Analytical Skills
2 48 (8.57%) User Experience
3 27 (4.82%) DataPower
4 26 (4.64%) Mobile App
5 24 (4.29%) Management Information System
6 13 (2.32%) GIS
6 13 (2.32%) Data Centre
7 12 (2.14%) Computer Science
8 11 (1.96%) DTV
9 10 (1.79%) Data Integration
10 8 (1.43%) Mobile Computing
10 8 (1.43%) Client/Server
10 8 (1.43%) Clustering
11 7 (1.25%) Social Media
12 6 (1.07%) Streaming Video
13 5 (0.89%) Replication
13 5 (0.89%) N-Tier
13 5 (0.89%) PMI
13 5 (0.89%) Statistics
13 5 (0.89%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 49 (8.75%) Linux
2 43 (7.68%) UNIX
3 29 (5.18%) Windows
4 25 (4.46%) AIX
5 14 (2.50%) Solaris
6 13 (2.32%) Android
7 7 (1.25%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.18%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.18%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (30.18%) Scrum
2 122 (21.79%) TDD
3 64 (11.43%) Waterfall
4 61 (10.89%) Project Management
5 60 (10.71%) User Stories
6 57 (10.18%) MVC
7 55 (9.82%) BDD
8 50 (8.93%) E-Commerce
9 49 (8.75%) PRINCE2
10 44 (7.86%) Business Intelligence
11 41 (7.32%) ITIL
11 41 (7.32%) Migration
11 41 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
12 35 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
12 35 (6.25%) SDLC
13 31 (5.54%) Kanban
14 30 (5.36%) Data Protection
15 28 (5.00%) Software Engineering
16 27 (4.82%) Business Analysis
16 27 (4.82%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 122 (21.79%) JavaScript
2 84 (15.00%) Java
3 83 (14.82%) C#
4 71 (12.68%) SQL
5 52 (9.29%) Python
6 18 (3.21%) Shell Script
7 15 (2.68%) C
8 13 (2.32%) T-SQL
9 12 (2.14%) PHP
10 11 (1.96%) Perl
11 10 (1.79%) Ruby
12 8 (1.43%) Scala
13 7 (1.25%) Groovy
13 7 (1.25%) Bash Shell
14 6 (1.07%) C++
15 5 (0.89%) PL/SQL
16 4 (0.71%) C-shell
16 4 (0.71%) PowerShell
17 3 (0.54%) RPG
17 3 (0.54%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 40 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 30 (5.36%) Degree
3 21 (3.75%) SC Cleared
4 12 (2.14%) ISEB
5 10 (1.79%) PMI Certification
5 10 (1.79%) ISTQB
6 9 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 8 (1.43%) IBM Certification
8 6 (1.07%) PMP
9 5 (0.89%) HND
9 5 (0.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 4 (0.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 4 (0.71%) HNC
11 2 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.36%) MCTS
11 2 (0.36%) MCITP
12 1 (0.18%) ACCA
12 1 (0.18%) CIMA
12 1 (0.18%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (6.43%) QA
2 10 (1.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (0.54%) SLA
4 2 (0.36%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.36%) ISO 8583
5 1 (0.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (1.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (0.89%) VirtualBox
3 2 (0.36%) Firmware
4 1 (0.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 19 (3.39%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (0.89%) Vagrant
3 4 (0.71%) Netcool
3 4 (0.71%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.54%) Puppet
5 2 (0.36%) SELinux
6 1 (0.18%) TeamSite
6 1 (0.18%) MOM
Vendors
1 47 (8.39%) IBM
2 45 (8.04%) Oracle
3 44 (7.86%) Microsoft
4 24 (4.29%) Ab Initio
5 19 (3.39%) Adobe
6 14 (2.50%) Cognos
7 13 (2.32%) SAP
8 10 (1.79%) TIBCO
8 10 (1.79%) Telerik
8 10 (1.79%) Sitecore
9 9 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
10 8 (1.43%) Endeca
10 8 (1.43%) ServiceNow
11 7 (1.25%) Atlassian
11 7 (1.25%) VMware
11 7 (1.25%) Remedy
12 6 (1.07%) Informatica
12 6 (1.07%) Amdocs
12 6 (1.07%) Pega
13 5 (0.89%) HP
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £250 to £400 per day - 6 Months Contract
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £225 - £275 per day + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell
Volt
Rate: £35 - £45 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
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Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
CPS Group
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Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
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ComputAppoint
Rate: £480 - £530 per day
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Reading
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Rate: £350.00 - £375.00 per day + Please quote a daily rate
Posted: 9 days ago
Berkshire
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Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Berkshire
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Rate: £500 - £550 per day
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £400 per day
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Reading
Austin Fraser Limited
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Berkshire
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Reading
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