The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire 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 10 14 14
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 141 95 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 11.56% 9.12% 8.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.94% 11.99% 10.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 63 48
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£388 £388 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £291 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £360 £352
% change year-on-year
+7.63% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 6
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +77.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £37.40
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +0.26%
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
944 792 602
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 77.38% 76.01% 74.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 495 432 291
Average daily rate £375 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £263 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 17 42
Average hourly rate £18.50 £15.99 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.73% -11.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £14.23 £11.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.75 £40.00 £35.00
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 Buckinghamshire

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

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Agile Software Development
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 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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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
Milton Keynes -1 88 £388 -3.12% 22
High Wycombe +3 8 £325 +23.80% 1
Aylesbury +5 2 £331 -17.18%
Marlow - 1 £225 - 1
Chesham - - - - 1
Gerrards Cross - - - -
Newport Pagnell - - - -
Bletchley - - - -
Agile Software Development
South East

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 98 (41.53%) Scrum
2 96 (40.68%) Finance
3 81 (34.32%) C#
4 78 (33.05%) .NET
5 66 (27.97%) JavaScript
6 53 (22.46%) TDD
7 51 (21.61%) MVC
8 49 (20.76%) HTML
9 46 (19.49%) OO
10 44 (18.64%) jQuery
11 43 (18.22%) SQL
12 42 (17.80%) CSS
12 42 (17.80%) WCF
13 39 (16.53%) ASP.NET
14 38 (16.10%) Oracle
14 38 (16.10%) PRINCE2
15 37 (15.68%) Project Management
16 35 (14.83%) AngularJS
17 34 (14.41%) BDD
18 32 (13.56%) SQL Server
19 30 (12.71%) Microsoft
19 30 (12.71%) Visual Studio
19 30 (12.71%) KnockoutJS
20 28 (11.86%) ASP.NET MVC
20 28 (11.86%) Java
21 27 (11.44%) Waterfall
22 25 (10.59%) Web Services
22 25 (10.59%) E-Commerce
23 24 (10.17%) HTML5
24 23 (9.75%) Web Development

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 14 (5.93%) CMS
1 14 (5.93%) Kentico
2 13 (5.51%) SharePoint
3 6 (2.54%) WebSphere
4 4 (1.69%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.27%) IIS
5 3 (1.27%) Node.js
5 3 (1.27%) Confluence
5 3 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (0.85%) SAS
6 2 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.85%) Drupal
7 1 (0.42%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.42%) Moodle
7 1 (0.42%) JBoss
7 1 (0.42%) Adobe CQ
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 18 (7.63%) MS Project
2 14 (5.93%) MS Excel
3 10 (4.24%) MS Office
4 4 (1.69%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (1.69%) Photoshop
5 3 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.42%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.42%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.42%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 7 (2.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.85%) ResourceLink
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.42%) SaaS
1 1 (0.42%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.39%) Internet
2 3 (1.27%) Intranet
2 3 (1.27%) AMQP
3 1 (0.42%) LDAP
3 1 (0.42%) X.500
3 1 (0.42%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (13.56%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.66%) Oracle Database
3 9 (3.81%) Relational Database
4 7 (2.97%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (2.54%) DB2
5 6 (2.54%) MySQL
6 5 (2.12%) UniData
7 4 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (1.69%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.27%) Big Data
8 3 (1.27%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.27%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.85%) Ingres
10 1 (0.42%) PowerCenter
10 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.42%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.42%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.42%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 30 (12.71%) Visual Studio
2 14 (5.93%) Selenium
3 13 (5.51%) JIRA
4 12 (5.08%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (5.08%) NUnit
5 10 (4.24%) TeamCity
5 10 (4.24%) WebDriver
6 9 (3.81%) QuickTest Pro
7 7 (2.97%) Toad
7 7 (2.97%) Subversion
7 7 (2.97%) Octopus Deploy
8 6 (2.54%) Xcode
9 5 (2.12%) Git (software)
9 5 (2.12%) Ant
10 4 (1.69%) JUnit
10 4 (1.69%) JMeter
11 3 (1.27%) Eclipse
11 3 (1.27%) Dreamweaver
11 3 (1.27%) Gradle
11 3 (1.27%) Mercurial
General
1 96 (40.68%) Finance
2 15 (6.36%) Banking
3 11 (4.66%) Automotive
4 10 (4.24%) Spanish Language
5 9 (3.81%) Marketing
5 9 (3.81%) Telecoms
6 8 (3.39%) Electronics
7 7 (2.97%) Manufacturing
7 7 (2.97%) Retail
8 6 (2.54%) Back Office
9 4 (1.69%) Legal
10 2 (0.85%) Advertising
10 2 (0.85%) Portuguese Language
11 1 (0.42%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 107 (45.34%) Developer
2 50 (21.19%) Analyst
3 39 (16.53%) .NET Developer
4 35 (14.83%) Business Analyst
5 31 (13.14%) Project Manager
6 20 (8.47%) C# Developer
7 17 (7.20%) Web Developer
7 17 (7.20%) Agile Business Analyst
8 13 (5.51%) C# .NET Developer
9 12 (5.08%) Test Manager
10 11 (4.66%) Financial Business Analyst
10 11 (4.66%) Financial Services Business Analyst
11 10 (4.24%) Agile .NET Developer
11 10 (4.24%) Senior Developer
11 10 (4.24%) Java Developer
12 7 (2.97%) Tester
12 7 (2.97%) Designer
13 6 (2.54%) Agile Project Manager
13 6 (2.54%) iOS Developer
13 6 (2.54%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (33.05%) .NET
2 49 (20.76%) HTML
3 44 (18.64%) jQuery
4 42 (17.80%) WCF
4 42 (17.80%) CSS
5 39 (16.53%) ASP.NET
6 35 (14.83%) AngularJS
7 30 (12.71%) KnockoutJS
8 28 (11.86%) ASP.NET MVC
9 25 (10.59%) Web Services
10 24 (10.17%) HTML5
11 20 (8.47%) .NET Framework
12 19 (8.05%) CSS3
13 17 (7.20%) NHibernate
14 12 (5.08%) Ajax
14 12 (5.08%) Backbone.js
15 10 (4.24%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 9 (3.81%) XML
16 9 (3.81%) J2EE
17 7 (2.97%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.20%) User Experience
2 9 (3.81%) Mobile App
3 7 (2.97%) DTV
4 6 (2.54%) N-Tier
4 6 (2.54%) EPoS
4 6 (2.54%) iPhone
4 6 (2.54%) iPad
5 5 (2.12%) Open Source
5 5 (2.12%) Mobile Banking
6 4 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.69%) Inversion of Control
6 4 (1.69%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.27%) IBM Mainframe
7 3 (1.27%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.27%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (0.85%) Chip and PIN
8 2 (0.85%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.42%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.42%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 23 (9.75%) Windows
2 11 (4.66%) UNIX
3 10 (4.24%) Apple iOS
4 7 (2.97%) Linux
5 4 (1.69%) Windows NT
6 3 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.27%) Windows 2000 Server
6 3 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.85%) Android
7 2 (0.85%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.42%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (41.53%) Scrum
2 53 (22.46%) TDD
3 51 (21.61%) MVC
4 46 (19.49%) OO
5 38 (16.10%) PRINCE2
6 37 (15.68%) Project Management
7 34 (14.41%) BDD
8 27 (11.44%) Waterfall
9 25 (10.59%) E-Commerce
10 23 (9.75%) Web Development
11 22 (9.32%) User Stories
12 21 (8.90%) Stakeholder Management
13 20 (8.47%) SOA
14 19 (8.05%) Continuous Integration
15 17 (7.20%) Domain-Driven Design
16 16 (6.78%) Project Planning
17 15 (6.36%) Automated Testing
17 15 (6.36%) Software Engineering
18 13 (5.51%) Business Analysis
19 12 (5.08%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 81 (34.32%) C#
2 66 (27.97%) JavaScript
3 43 (18.22%) SQL
4 28 (11.86%) Java
5 16 (6.78%) T-SQL
6 10 (4.24%) PHP
7 8 (3.39%) C
8 6 (2.54%) COBOL
8 6 (2.54%) VBScript
8 6 (2.54%) Objective-C
9 5 (2.12%) VB
10 4 (1.69%) VB.NET
10 4 (1.69%) C++
10 4 (1.69%) Perl
11 3 (1.27%) JCL
11 3 (1.27%) PHP5
12 2 (0.85%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.85%) VB6
12 2 (0.85%) Python
13 1 (0.42%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 13 (5.51%) Security Cleared
2 10 (4.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 10 (4.24%) SC Cleared
3 9 (3.81%) DV Cleared
3 9 (3.81%) Degree
4 5 (2.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (1.69%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.27%) HNC
6 3 (1.27%) HND
7 2 (0.85%) ISEB
7 2 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.85%) PMP
7 2 (0.85%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.42%) VCP4
8 1 (0.42%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.36%) QA
2 3 (1.27%) SLA
3 1 (0.42%) BS15000
3 1 (0.42%) HL7
3 1 (0.42%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 3 (1.27%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (1.27%) Puppet
1 3 (1.27%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.42%) SCCM
Vendors
1 38 (16.10%) Oracle
2 30 (12.71%) Microsoft
3 9 (3.81%) SAP
4 7 (2.97%) Apple
5 5 (2.12%) CheckPoint
6 3 (1.27%) Atlassian
6 3 (1.27%) Siebel
6 3 (1.27%) IBM
6 3 (1.27%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.85%) Business Objects
7 2 (0.85%) HP
7 2 (0.85%) Appcelerator
7 2 (0.85%) Primavera
7 2 (0.85%) Northgate
8 1 (0.42%) RightFax
8 1 (0.42%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.42%) Informatica
8 1 (0.42%) Adobe
Milton Keynes
People Source
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes
Vital Solutions
Rate: £0 - £300 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
QA Limited
Rate: £180.00 per week
Posted: 17 days ago