The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brentford 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 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 12 1 8
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +7
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 5 19 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brentford 6.58% 29.69% 22.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.58% 34.55% 23.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 16 5
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£438 £413 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +26.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £340 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £498 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £359 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.52% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £41.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-14.63% +10.81%
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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 Brentford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Brentford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
66 55 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brentford 86.84% 85.94% 95.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 40 20
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £563 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £23.00 £22.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Brentford

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

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Brentford

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Brentford

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Brentford

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentford

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brentford 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 10 (55.56%) Java
2 6 (33.33%) Linux
2 6 (33.33%) TDD
2 6 (33.33%) Ruby
2 6 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (27.78%) Cucumber
3 5 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (27.78%) Git (software)
3 5 (27.78%) UNIX
3 5 (27.78%) Tomcat
4 4 (22.22%) Apache
4 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 4 (22.22%) Degree
4 4 (22.22%) Puppet
4 4 (22.22%) DevOps
4 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (16.67%) NoSQL
5 3 (16.67%) JBehave
5 3 (16.67%) User Stories
5 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 3 (16.67%) FitNesse
5 3 (16.67%) Pair Programming
5 3 (16.67%) Subversion
5 3 (16.67%) Scrum
5 3 (16.67%) SQL
5 3 (16.67%) Project Management
6 2 (11.11%) Shell Script
6 2 (11.11%) Nagios
6 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
6 2 (11.11%) Python

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Brentford by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brentford 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 5 (27.78%) Tomcat
2 4 (22.22%) Apache
3 2 (11.11%) Node.js
4 1 (5.56%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (5.56%) MQSeries
4 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.56%) Jetty
4 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) SaaS
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) ADSL
1 1 (5.56%) Bluetooth
1 1 (5.56%) Broadband
1 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (5.56%) Wireless
1 1 (5.56%) VDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.56%) Redis
2 1 (5.56%) MySQL
2 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Cucumber
1 5 (27.78%) Git (software)
2 3 (16.67%) JBehave
2 3 (16.67%) Subversion
2 3 (16.67%) FitNesse
3 2 (11.11%) JUnit
3 2 (11.11%) QUnit
3 2 (11.11%) Jasmine
3 2 (11.11%) Mocha
4 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
4 1 (5.56%) PVCS
4 1 (5.56%) ClearCase
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Tester
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Tester
3 2 (11.11%) Web Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Python Developer
3 2 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Agile Tester
4 1 (5.56%) Programmer
4 1 (5.56%) Release Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Security Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) C++ Developer
4 1 (5.56%) C++ Programmer
4 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) HTML
1 2 (11.11%) CSS
1 2 (11.11%) Grails
1 2 (11.11%) Django
1 2 (11.11%) HTML5
1 2 (11.11%) REST
1 2 (11.11%) CSS3
1 2 (11.11%) Backbone.js
1 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
2 1 (5.56%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (5.56%) Sinatra
2 1 (5.56%) Qt
2 1 (5.56%) Web Services
2 1 (5.56%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) User Experience
3 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.56%) Open Source
3 1 (5.56%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Linux
2 5 (27.78%) UNIX
3 2 (11.11%) SELinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) TDD
1 6 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (22.22%) DevOps
4 3 (16.67%) User Stories
4 3 (16.67%) Pair Programming
4 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 3 (16.67%) Project Management
4 3 (16.67%) Scrum
5 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 2 (11.11%) OO
5 2 (11.11%) MVC
5 2 (11.11%) SEO
5 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (11.11%) Release Management
5 2 (11.11%) Automated Testing
5 2 (11.11%) BDD
5 2 (11.11%) Agile Project Management
5 2 (11.11%) Test Automation
5 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) Java
2 6 (33.33%) Ruby
3 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 3 (16.67%) SQL
5 2 (11.11%) Python
5 2 (11.11%) Shell Script
5 2 (11.11%) Groovy
6 1 (5.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) VMware ESX
1 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) Puppet
2 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 2 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (11.11%) Nagios
2 2 (11.11%) Icinga
3 1 (5.56%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) VMware
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) SAP
2 1 (5.56%) JBoss