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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 10 18 12
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -6
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 150 90 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 11.50% 7.57% 9.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.94% 10.47% 12.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 59 63
Average daily rate
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£353 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.71% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £274 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £475 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £24.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.75 £37.45
% change year-on-year
-2.09% -4.53%
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
1004 860 612
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 76.99% 72.33% 73.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 487 481 364
Average daily rate £355 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.38% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £240 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 22 28
Average hourly rate £26.75 £15.97 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.50% +3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.93 £12.50 £9.89
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £27.00 £162.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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
Milton Keynes +6 113 £365 +4.28% 28
Aylesbury +4 5 £313 -22.83% 2
High Wycombe -6 3 £225 -14.28% 1
Marlow -3 1 £225 +80.00%
Agile Software Development
South East

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 101 (37.41%) Scrum
2 87 (32.22%) Finance
3 84 (31.11%) C#
4 77 (28.52%) .NET
5 70 (25.93%) HTML
6 68 (25.19%) JavaScript
7 58 (21.48%) CSS
7 58 (21.48%) MVC
8 46 (17.04%) TDD
8 46 (17.04%) jQuery
9 45 (16.67%) OO
9 45 (16.67%) SQL
10 43 (15.93%) ASP.NET
10 43 (15.93%) AngularJS
11 39 (14.44%) Oracle
12 37 (13.70%) Microsoft
13 36 (13.33%) SQL Server
13 36 (13.33%) PRINCE2
13 36 (13.33%) WCF
14 35 (12.96%) Waterfall
14 35 (12.96%) Visual Studio
15 34 (12.59%) HTML5
16 32 (11.85%) Project Management
17 31 (11.48%) Web Development
17 31 (11.48%) ASP.NET MVC
18 30 (11.11%) Web Services
19 29 (10.74%) E-Commerce
20 28 (10.37%) User Experience
21 26 (9.63%) Java
21 26 (9.63%) .NET Framework

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 15 (5.56%) CMS
2 14 (5.19%) Kentico
3 12 (4.44%) SharePoint
4 9 (3.33%) Node.js
4 9 (3.33%) WebSphere
5 6 (2.22%) IIS
6 5 (1.85%) WebLogic
7 4 (1.48%) Confluence
8 3 (1.11%) Apache Solr
8 3 (1.11%) Apache
9 2 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.74%) JBoss
9 2 (0.74%) Drupal
9 2 (0.74%) Oracle Service Bus
9 2 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.74%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (0.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.37%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.37%) Moodle
Applications
1 19 (7.04%) MS Project
2 13 (4.81%) MS Excel
3 8 (2.96%) MS Office
4 3 (1.11%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (1.11%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.74%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.37%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (2.22%) Primavera
2 3 (1.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.37%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.37%) Office 365
1 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.96%) Internet
2 4 (1.48%) AMQP
3 2 (0.74%) X.500
3 2 (0.74%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.74%) LDAP
4 1 (0.37%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 13 (4.81%) MySQL
3 12 (4.44%) Relational Database
4 10 (3.70%) Oracle Database
5 8 (2.96%) MongoDB
5 8 (2.96%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (2.59%) NoSQL
6 7 (2.59%) UniData
7 6 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (1.85%) Big Data
8 5 (1.85%) Hadoop
9 4 (1.48%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (1.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (1.11%) DB2
11 2 (0.74%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (0.74%) PowerCenter
12 1 (0.37%) SQLite
12 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 35 (12.96%) Visual Studio
2 19 (7.04%) JIRA
3 17 (6.30%) Selenium
4 15 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (4.44%) NUnit
5 12 (4.44%) WebDriver
6 11 (4.07%) Xcode
7 10 (3.70%) Subversion
8 7 (2.59%) Toad
9 6 (2.22%) QuickTest Pro
9 6 (2.22%) Cucumber
10 5 (1.85%) SpecFlow
10 5 (1.85%) TeamCity
10 5 (1.85%) Ant
10 5 (1.85%) JUnit
11 4 (1.48%) Eclipse
11 4 (1.48%) Git (software)
11 4 (1.48%) Mercurial
11 4 (1.48%) Gradle
11 4 (1.48%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 87 (32.22%) Finance
2 24 (8.89%) Banking
3 12 (4.44%) Retail
3 12 (4.44%) Automotive
4 5 (1.85%) Marketing
4 5 (1.85%) Back Office
4 5 (1.85%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.11%) Spanish Language
5 3 (1.11%) Electronics
5 3 (1.11%) Legal
5 3 (1.11%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.74%) Advertising
7 1 (0.37%) German Language
7 1 (0.37%) Front Office
7 1 (0.37%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 123 (45.56%) Developer
2 41 (15.19%) Analyst
3 35 (12.96%) Project Manager
4 31 (11.48%) .NET Developer
5 23 (8.52%) Business Analyst
6 19 (7.04%) Web Developer
7 17 (6.30%) C# Developer
7 17 (6.30%) Test Manager
8 15 (5.56%) iOS Developer
9 11 (4.07%) Designer
9 11 (4.07%) Senior Developer
10 10 (3.70%) Test Analyst
10 10 (3.70%) Architect
10 10 (3.70%) Agile Business Analyst
10 10 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
11 9 (3.33%) Agile .NET Developer
11 9 (3.33%) Java Developer
12 8 (2.96%) AWS Developer
13 7 (2.59%) Mobile Developer
13 7 (2.59%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (28.52%) .NET
2 70 (25.93%) HTML
3 58 (21.48%) CSS
4 46 (17.04%) jQuery
5 43 (15.93%) ASP.NET
5 43 (15.93%) AngularJS
6 36 (13.33%) WCF
7 34 (12.59%) HTML5
8 31 (11.48%) ASP.NET MVC
9 30 (11.11%) Web Services
10 26 (9.63%) .NET Framework
11 21 (7.78%) CSS3
12 20 (7.41%) KnockoutJS
13 17 (6.30%) NHibernate
14 16 (5.93%) XML
15 13 (4.81%) iOS SDK
16 12 (4.44%) Ajax
17 11 (4.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 11 (4.07%) LINQ
18 10 (3.70%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (10.37%) User Experience
2 17 (6.30%) Mobile App
3 11 (4.07%) Open Source
3 11 (4.07%) iPad
3 11 (4.07%) iPhone
4 8 (2.96%) Computer Science
5 7 (2.59%) Mobile Banking
5 7 (2.59%) N-Tier
6 4 (1.48%) Blackberry
6 4 (1.48%) Client/Server
6 4 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.11%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.11%) IBM Mainframe
7 3 (1.11%) Data Integration
7 3 (1.11%) EPoS
7 3 (1.11%) DTV
7 3 (1.11%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.74%) Chip and PIN
8 2 (0.74%) Online Banking
8 2 (0.74%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 24 (8.89%) Windows
2 23 (8.52%) Apple iOS
3 11 (4.07%) Linux
4 8 (2.96%) Android
5 6 (2.22%) Windows Phone
6 5 (1.85%) UNIX
7 4 (1.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.11%) Windows Phone 8
8 3 (1.11%) BlackBerry OS
8 3 (1.11%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (1.11%) MVS
8 3 (1.11%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.74%) Windows NT
9 2 (0.74%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (37.41%) Scrum
2 58 (21.48%) MVC
3 46 (17.04%) TDD
4 45 (16.67%) OO
5 36 (13.33%) PRINCE2
6 35 (12.96%) Waterfall
7 32 (11.85%) Project Management
8 31 (11.48%) Web Development
9 29 (10.74%) E-Commerce
10 25 (9.26%) BDD
11 23 (8.52%) Stakeholder Management
12 22 (8.15%) User Stories
13 20 (7.41%) Unit Testing
13 20 (7.41%) Project Planning
14 19 (7.04%) SOA
15 18 (6.67%) Software Engineering
16 16 (5.93%) iOS Development
16 16 (5.93%) Continuous Integration
17 14 (5.19%) Test Scripting
18 13 (4.81%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 84 (31.11%) C#
2 68 (25.19%) JavaScript
3 45 (16.67%) SQL
4 26 (9.63%) Java
5 15 (5.56%) T-SQL
6 13 (4.81%) Objective-C
6 13 (4.81%) PHP
7 5 (1.85%) Ruby
7 5 (1.85%) VB.NET
8 4 (1.48%) C++
9 3 (1.11%) COBOL
9 3 (1.11%) RPG
9 3 (1.11%) VBScript
10 2 (0.74%) PL/1
10 2 (0.74%) XQuery
10 2 (0.74%) VB
10 2 (0.74%) PHP5
11 1 (0.37%) ActionScript 3.0
11 1 (0.37%) Bourne shell
11 1 (0.37%) Scala
Qualifications
1 14 (5.19%) Security Cleared
2 13 (4.81%) Degree
3 11 (4.07%) DV Cleared
4 9 (3.33%) SC Cleared
4 9 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 4 (1.48%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.11%) APMP
6 3 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.74%) HNC
7 2 (0.74%) HND
8 1 (0.37%) ISEB
8 1 (0.37%) PMP
8 1 (0.37%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (8.89%) QA
2 3 (1.11%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.11%) SLA
3 2 (0.74%) HL7
Systems Management
1 4 (1.48%) Puppet
1 4 (1.48%) Vagrant
2 3 (1.11%) AirWatch
2 3 (1.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 39 (14.44%) Oracle
2 37 (13.70%) Microsoft
3 11 (4.07%) Apple
4 6 (2.22%) Twitter
5 4 (1.48%) Red Hat
5 4 (1.48%) Adobe
5 4 (1.48%) SAP
5 4 (1.48%) Atlassian
5 4 (1.48%) Appcelerator
6 3 (1.11%) MobileIron
6 3 (1.11%) Xamarin
6 3 (1.11%) Business Objects
6 3 (1.11%) IBM
6 3 (1.11%) Informatica
7 2 (0.74%) HP
7 2 (0.74%) Zend
8 1 (0.37%) RightFax
8 1 (0.37%) Sun
8 1 (0.37%) CheckPoint
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