The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell 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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 12 9 18
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +9
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 21 31 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 7.81% 10.54% 4.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.67% 15.58% 6.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 28 6
Average daily rate
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£330 £375 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% -21.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £413
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £450 £613
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £352
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.68 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.71% +1.92%
Agile Software Development
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bracknell region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
180 199 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 66.91% 67.69% 66.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 110 56
Average daily rate £390 £370 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.40% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.40% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 21 14
Average hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +30.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £11.90 £11.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.20 £43.00 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-7.27% -12.69%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Bracknell region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 19 (35.85%) Java
2 15 (28.30%) Linux
3 14 (26.42%) E-Commerce
4 13 (24.53%) Python
5 12 (22.64%) QA
5 12 (22.64%) Waterfall
6 11 (20.75%) User Experience
6 11 (20.75%) Computer Science
6 11 (20.75%) JIRA
7 10 (18.87%) NAS
7 10 (18.87%) SAN
8 9 (16.98%) PRINCE2
8 9 (16.98%) Scrum
9 8 (15.09%) Finance
9 8 (15.09%) Software Engineering
9 8 (15.09%) Marketing
9 8 (15.09%) Perl
9 8 (15.09%) Project Management
10 7 (13.21%) SQL
10 7 (13.21%) C++
10 7 (13.21%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (13.21%) French Language
10 7 (13.21%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (11.32%) REST
11 6 (11.32%) Bash Shell
11 6 (11.32%) Mobile App
11 6 (11.32%) JSON
11 6 (11.32%) Web Development
11 6 (11.32%) Hibernate
11 6 (11.32%) Ruby

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 3 (5.66%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.89%) JBoss
2 1 (1.89%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (7.55%) MS Office
1 4 (7.55%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.66%) MS Visio
2 3 (5.66%) MS Project
2 3 (5.66%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.89%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.89%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) IaaS
1 2 (3.77%) SaaS
1 2 (3.77%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.87%) NAS
1 10 (18.87%) SAN
2 2 (3.77%) Firewall
2 2 (3.77%) DNS
3 1 (1.89%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.66%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (20.75%) JIRA
2 5 (9.43%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 4 (7.55%) Selenium
3 4 (7.55%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.89%) Axure RP
General
1 8 (15.09%) Finance
1 8 (15.09%) Marketing
2 7 (13.21%) French Language
3 3 (5.66%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.77%) Retail
4 2 (3.77%) Billing
4 2 (3.77%) Automotive
4 2 (3.77%) Legal
4 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.89%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.89%) German Language
5 1 (1.89%) Italian Language
5 1 (1.89%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 19 (35.85%) Analyst
2 10 (18.87%) Business Analyst
3 8 (15.09%) Test Analyst
4 6 (11.32%) Project Manager
4 6 (11.32%) Software Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) Test Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) Agile Business Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Architect
7 3 (5.66%) Contracts Manager
7 3 (5.66%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Ontologist
8 2 (3.77%) Cloud Architect
8 2 (3.77%) Mobile Test Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) Release Manager
8 2 (3.77%) Process Manager
9 1 (1.89%) Developer
9 1 (1.89%) Test Manager
9 1 (1.89%) PMO Analyst
9 1 (1.89%) UI Designer
9 1 (1.89%) Agile Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.32%) REST
1 6 (11.32%) JSON
1 6 (11.32%) Hibernate
1 6 (11.32%) Ajax
1 6 (11.32%) HTML
1 6 (11.32%) SOAP
1 6 (11.32%) Middleware
2 1 (1.89%) Flash
2 1 (1.89%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.75%) User Experience
1 11 (20.75%) Computer Science
2 7 (13.21%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (11.32%) Mobile App
4 4 (7.55%) Life Science
5 3 (5.66%) W3C
5 3 (5.66%) Ontologies
5 3 (5.66%) Semantic Web
5 3 (5.66%) Linked Data
6 2 (3.77%) Data Structures
6 2 (3.77%) Algorithms
6 2 (3.77%) PMI
7 1 (1.89%) Smartcard
7 1 (1.89%) DTV
7 1 (1.89%) EMV
7 1 (1.89%) Device Driver
7 1 (1.89%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.89%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 15 (28.30%) Linux
2 4 (7.55%) Android
3 3 (5.66%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.77%) Windows
5 1 (1.89%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (26.42%) E-Commerce
2 12 (22.64%) Waterfall
3 9 (16.98%) PRINCE2
3 9 (16.98%) Scrum
4 8 (15.09%) Software Engineering
4 8 (15.09%) Project Management
5 7 (13.21%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (11.32%) Web Development
6 6 (11.32%) OO
6 6 (11.32%) B2C
7 5 (9.43%) B2B
7 5 (9.43%) ITIL
7 5 (9.43%) Software Testing
7 5 (9.43%) Business Analysis
7 5 (9.43%) Migration
7 5 (9.43%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (9.43%) Release Management
7 5 (9.43%) User Stories
8 4 (7.55%) Change Control
8 4 (7.55%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 19 (35.85%) Java
2 13 (24.53%) Python
3 8 (15.09%) Perl
4 7 (13.21%) SQL
4 7 (13.21%) C++
5 6 (11.32%) Bash Shell
5 6 (11.32%) Ruby
5 6 (11.32%) JavaScript
5 6 (11.32%) Shell Script
6 3 (5.66%) SPARQL
7 2 (3.77%) C#
8 1 (1.89%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (9.43%) Degree
2 3 (5.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (3.77%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.77%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.89%) ISEB
4 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.89%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (1.89%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (22.64%) QA
2 3 (5.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.89%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 2 (3.77%) vCloud
1 2 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (3.77%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) WSUS
2 1 (1.89%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.89%) SELinux
Vendors
1 6 (11.32%) Hitachi
2 5 (9.43%) Appcelerator
3 3 (5.66%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.77%) VMware
4 2 (3.77%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.77%) BMC
4 2 (3.77%) EMC
4 2 (3.77%) Cisco
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle
5 1 (1.89%) SAP
5 1 (1.89%) Adobe
5 1 (1.89%) HP