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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 16 7 15
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +8
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 20 44 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 6.87% 12.46% 7.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.57% 17.96% 9.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 34 10
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£388 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £290 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £450 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £360 £352
% change year-on-year
+7.63% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £125.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £37.40
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +0.26%
Agile Software Development
Berkshire

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
209 245 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 71.82% 69.41% 71.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 123 62
Average daily rate £390 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 20 15
Average hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £12.35
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +21.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £11.90 £11.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £125.00 £27.44 £22.16
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -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 27 February 2015.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 16 (34.78%) Java
2 12 (26.09%) Waterfall
3 11 (23.91%) QA
4 10 (21.74%) PRINCE2
4 10 (21.74%) Linux
5 9 (19.57%) Project Management
5 9 (19.57%) Software Engineering
6 8 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (17.39%) Python
6 8 (17.39%) SQL
7 7 (15.22%) JavaScript
7 7 (15.22%) Perl
7 7 (15.22%) Finance
7 7 (15.22%) JIRA
7 7 (15.22%) User Experience
8 6 (13.04%) Computer Science
8 6 (13.04%) C++
8 6 (13.04%) MS Office
8 6 (13.04%) SharePoint
9 5 (10.87%) Hitachi
9 5 (10.87%) Shell Script
9 5 (10.87%) Middleware
9 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
9 5 (10.87%) SAN
9 5 (10.87%) E-Commerce
9 5 (10.87%) MS Excel
9 5 (10.87%) MS Visio
9 5 (10.87%) OO
9 5 (10.87%) SOAP
9 5 (10.87%) ITIL

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 6 (13.04%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.17%) JBoss
2 1 (2.17%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (13.04%) MS Office
2 5 (10.87%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.87%) MS Visio
3 3 (6.52%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (6.52%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) SaaS
1 2 (4.35%) PaaS
1 2 (4.35%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.87%) SAN
1 5 (10.87%) NAS
2 2 (4.35%) DNS
2 2 (4.35%) Internet
2 2 (4.35%) Firewall
3 1 (2.17%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) NoSQL
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.35%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.35%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (15.22%) JIRA
2 5 (10.87%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 4 (8.70%) Selenium
3 4 (8.70%) Eclipse
4 2 (4.35%) Visual Studio
4 2 (4.35%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (15.22%) Finance
2 5 (10.87%) Marketing
3 4 (8.70%) Manufacturing
4 3 (6.52%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.35%) Retail
5 2 (4.35%) Billing
5 2 (4.35%) Automotive
5 2 (4.35%) Electronics
6 1 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (2.17%) French Language
6 1 (2.17%) German Language
6 1 (2.17%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 15 (32.61%) Analyst
2 8 (17.39%) Test Analyst
3 6 (13.04%) Project Manager
4 5 (10.87%) Business Analyst
4 5 (10.87%) Software Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Architect
6 3 (6.52%) Ontologist
6 3 (6.52%) Contracts Manager
6 3 (6.52%) Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Junior
7 2 (4.35%) Software Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Junior Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Release Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Junior Software Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Cloud Architect
7 2 (4.35%) Mobile Test Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Process Manager
7 2 (4.35%) PMO Analyst
8 1 (2.17%) Agile Project Manager
8 1 (2.17%) Platform Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.87%) HTML
1 5 (10.87%) SOAP
1 5 (10.87%) Middleware
1 5 (10.87%) Hibernate
1 5 (10.87%) Ajax
1 5 (10.87%) JSON
1 5 (10.87%) REST
2 2 (4.35%) Ext JS
2 2 (4.35%) .NET Framework
2 2 (4.35%) Web Services
2 2 (4.35%) .NET
3 1 (2.17%) Spring
3 1 (2.17%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) User Experience
2 6 (13.04%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.70%) Life Science
4 3 (6.52%) Semantic Web
4 3 (6.52%) Linked Data
4 3 (6.52%) Mobile App
4 3 (6.52%) W3C
4 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.52%) Ontologies
5 2 (4.35%) DTV
5 2 (4.35%) Data Structures
5 2 (4.35%) Algorithms
5 2 (4.35%) N-Tier
5 2 (4.35%) PMI
6 1 (2.17%) EMV
6 1 (2.17%) Smartcard
6 1 (2.17%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 10 (21.74%) Linux
2 3 (6.52%) Android
3 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (4.35%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (4.35%) Windows
4 1 (2.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.09%) Waterfall
2 10 (21.74%) PRINCE2
3 9 (19.57%) Project Management
3 9 (19.57%) Software Engineering
4 8 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (10.87%) Scrum
5 5 (10.87%) OO
5 5 (10.87%) ITIL
5 5 (10.87%) E-Commerce
5 5 (10.87%) Software Testing
5 5 (10.87%) Web Development
5 5 (10.87%) Release Management
5 5 (10.87%) Change Control
6 4 (8.70%) BDD
6 4 (8.70%) Compatibility Testing
6 4 (8.70%) CRM
7 3 (6.52%) DSDM
7 3 (6.52%) UML
7 3 (6.52%) Data Modelling
7 3 (6.52%) RDF
Programming Languages
1 16 (34.78%) Java
2 8 (17.39%) SQL
2 8 (17.39%) Python
3 7 (15.22%) JavaScript
3 7 (15.22%) Perl
4 6 (13.04%) C++
5 5 (10.87%) Bash Shell
5 5 (10.87%) Shell Script
5 5 (10.87%) Ruby
6 4 (8.70%) C#
7 3 (6.52%) C
7 3 (6.52%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (4.35%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.17%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (2.17%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.17%) Degree
3 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.17%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (23.91%) QA
2 3 (6.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.17%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (4.35%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) WSUS
2 1 (2.17%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.17%) SELinux
Vendors
1 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
1 5 (10.87%) Hitachi
1 5 (10.87%) Appcelerator
2 3 (6.52%) Oracle
3 2 (4.35%) SAP
3 2 (4.35%) Cisco
3 2 (4.35%) Red Hat
3 2 (4.35%) VMware
3 2 (4.35%) EMC
3 2 (4.35%) BMC
4 1 (2.17%) HP
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