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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 8 5 7
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 166 163 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 12.13% 13.67% 15.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.34% 18.50% 20.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 121 83
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£400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £460 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £37.01 £25.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.04% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
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
1082 881 828
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 79.09% 73.91% 76.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 607 501 431
Average daily rate £388 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 28 34
Average hourly rate £22.50 £15.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -51.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £25.00 £66.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 -4 119 £400 +2.89% 14
High Wycombe - 5 £300 - 3
Aylesbury 0 3 £431 +3.91% 3
Amersham +4 2 £438 - 2
Buckingham - 2 £500 -
Agile Software Development
South East

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 100 (29.59%) Finance
2 96 (28.40%) Scrum
3 92 (27.22%) JavaScript
4 87 (25.74%) C#
4 87 (25.74%) HTML
4 87 (25.74%) .NET
5 66 (19.53%) CSS
6 65 (19.23%) TDD
6 65 (19.23%) Waterfall
7 61 (18.05%) MVC
7 61 (18.05%) Oracle
8 55 (16.27%) PRINCE2
9 54 (15.98%) SQL
10 52 (15.38%) AngularJS
11 48 (14.20%) BDD
12 47 (13.91%) ASP.NET
13 41 (12.13%) HTML5
14 35 (10.36%) ASP.NET MVC
14 35 (10.36%) jQuery
14 35 (10.36%) Project Management
15 34 (10.06%) Microsoft
16 32 (9.47%) Retail
16 32 (9.47%) OO
17 31 (9.17%) XML
17 31 (9.17%) E-Commerce
18 30 (8.88%) User Experience
19 29 (8.58%) Selenium
19 29 (8.58%) Web Development
20 28 (8.28%) CSS3
21 27 (7.99%) KnockoutJS

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 13 (3.85%) Node.js
2 12 (3.55%) WebSphere
3 6 (1.78%) IIS
3 6 (1.78%) Apache Solr
4 5 (1.48%) Apache
4 5 (1.48%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (1.18%) SharePoint
6 3 (0.89%) CMS
6 3 (0.89%) Confluence
6 3 (0.89%) JBoss
6 3 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (0.59%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (0.59%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.59%) Oracle Service Bus
7 2 (0.59%) Moodle
8 1 (0.30%) NServiceBus
8 1 (0.30%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.30%) Drupal
8 1 (0.30%) Alfresco
Applications
1 13 (3.85%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.96%) MS Office
3 9 (2.66%) MS Project
4 6 (1.78%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.18%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (4.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (1.78%) Primavera
3 1 (0.30%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.30%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.78%) Internet
2 4 (1.18%) LDAP
3 3 (0.89%) HTTP
4 2 (0.59%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.59%) Intranet
4 2 (0.59%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.30%) AMQP
5 1 (0.30%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (7.10%) SQL Server
2 16 (4.73%) Oracle Database
3 13 (3.85%) MongoDB
3 13 (3.85%) MySQL
4 12 (3.55%) PowerCenter
5 9 (2.66%) Relational Database
6 7 (2.07%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (1.78%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (1.48%) NoSQL
9 4 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (1.18%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (0.89%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (0.89%) Oracle BI EE
10 3 (0.89%) Big Data
11 2 (0.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.59%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.59%) UniData
11 2 (0.59%) DB2
11 2 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.30%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 29 (8.58%) Selenium
2 21 (6.21%) Visual Studio
3 20 (5.92%) WebDriver
4 12 (3.55%) JIRA
5 11 (3.25%) HP UFT
6 10 (2.96%) Git (software)
7 9 (2.66%) Cucumber
7 9 (2.66%) SpecFlow
8 8 (2.37%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (2.07%) Subversion
10 6 (1.78%) Grunt
10 6 (1.78%) gulp
11 5 (1.48%) Xcode
12 3 (0.89%) Axure RP
13 2 (0.59%) Appcelerator Titanium
13 2 (0.59%) Jasmine
13 2 (0.59%) Jenkins
13 2 (0.59%) Octopus Deploy
13 2 (0.59%) Eclipse
13 2 (0.59%) Ant
General
1 100 (29.59%) Finance
2 32 (9.47%) Retail
3 27 (7.99%) Banking
4 18 (5.33%) Marketing
4 18 (5.33%) Telecoms
5 17 (5.03%) Manufacturing
6 15 (4.44%) Electronics
7 12 (3.55%) Automotive
8 6 (1.78%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.89%) German Language
10 2 (0.59%) Advertising
11 1 (0.30%) Publishing
11 1 (0.30%) Legal
11 1 (0.30%) Back Office
11 1 (0.30%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.30%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 149 (44.08%) Developer
2 67 (19.82%) Analyst
3 44 (13.02%) Project Manager
4 33 (9.76%) .NET Developer
5 30 (8.88%) Test Analyst
6 24 (7.10%) Business Analyst
7 22 (6.51%) Test Manager
8 21 (6.21%) Web Developer
9 17 (5.03%) Senior Developer
10 15 (4.44%) Architect
11 14 (4.14%) iOS Developer
12 13 (3.85%) C# Developer
13 12 (3.55%) Informatica Developer
13 12 (3.55%) Agile .NET Developer
14 11 (3.25%) Designer
14 11 (3.25%) C# .NET Developer
15 10 (2.96%) Agile Test Analyst
15 10 (2.96%) Financial Business Analyst
15 10 (2.96%) JavaScript Developer
15 10 (2.96%) Financial Services Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (25.74%) HTML
1 87 (25.74%) .NET
2 66 (19.53%) CSS
3 52 (15.38%) AngularJS
4 47 (13.91%) ASP.NET
5 41 (12.13%) HTML5
6 35 (10.36%) jQuery
6 35 (10.36%) ASP.NET MVC
7 31 (9.17%) XML
8 28 (8.28%) CSS3
9 27 (7.99%) KnockoutJS
10 23 (6.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 22 (6.51%) Web Services
11 22 (6.51%) .NET Framework
12 20 (5.92%) JSON
13 19 (5.62%) NHibernate
14 18 (5.33%) WCF
15 16 (4.73%) SOAP
16 14 (4.14%) REST
17 12 (3.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 30 (8.88%) User Experience
2 19 (5.62%) Mobile App
3 15 (4.44%) DTV
4 10 (2.96%) Mobile Banking
5 9 (2.66%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (2.66%) Computer Science
6 6 (1.78%) Data Integration
6 6 (1.78%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.48%) N-Tier
7 5 (1.48%) iPhone
7 5 (1.48%) iPad
8 4 (1.18%) Online Banking
8 4 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.89%) Algorithms
9 3 (0.89%) NHS
9 3 (0.89%) Blackberry
10 2 (0.59%) Credit Risk
10 2 (0.59%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.30%) BYOD
11 1 (0.30%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 21 (6.21%) Apple iOS
2 14 (4.14%) Windows
3 13 (3.85%) UNIX
4 10 (2.96%) Android
5 4 (1.18%) Linux
5 4 (1.18%) Windows NT
5 4 (1.18%) Windows Phone
6 3 (0.89%) MVS
6 3 (0.89%) BlackBerry OS
6 3 (0.89%) Windows Phone 8
7 1 (0.30%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.30%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (28.40%) Scrum
2 65 (19.23%) TDD
2 65 (19.23%) Waterfall
3 61 (18.05%) MVC
4 55 (16.27%) PRINCE2
5 48 (14.20%) BDD
6 35 (10.36%) Project Management
7 32 (9.47%) OO
8 31 (9.17%) E-Commerce
9 29 (8.58%) Web Development
10 26 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
11 25 (7.40%) Business Intelligence
12 24 (7.10%) Unit Testing
13 23 (6.80%) Stakeholder Management
14 22 (6.51%) Test Scripting
14 22 (6.51%) Programme Management
15 20 (5.92%) User Stories
16 19 (5.62%) Business Analysis
16 19 (5.62%) Data Management
17 18 (5.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 92 (27.22%) JavaScript
2 87 (25.74%) C#
3 54 (15.98%) SQL
4 27 (7.99%) Java
5 15 (4.44%) PHP
6 9 (2.66%) Objective-C
6 9 (2.66%) Ruby
7 7 (2.07%) T-SQL
7 7 (2.07%) VB
8 6 (1.78%) PL/SQL
8 6 (1.78%) PHP5
9 5 (1.48%) VBScript
10 3 (0.89%) C++
11 2 (0.59%) COBOL
11 2 (0.59%) C
11 2 (0.59%) RPG
11 2 (0.59%) VB6
11 2 (0.59%) XQuery
12 1 (0.30%) PL/1
12 1 (0.30%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (5.62%) ISEB
2 18 (5.33%) Degree
3 10 (2.96%) Security Cleared
4 9 (2.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 8 (2.37%) DV Cleared
6 7 (2.07%) SC Cleared
7 6 (1.78%) ISTQB
8 4 (1.18%) ISEB Practitioner
8 4 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 4 (1.18%) APMP
9 3 (0.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (0.89%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 2 (0.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (0.59%) PMP
10 2 (0.59%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.30%) HNC
11 1 (0.30%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (7.99%) QA
2 14 (4.14%) Data Quality
3 6 (1.78%) HL7
4 3 (0.89%) P3O
System Software
1 2 (0.59%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (2.96%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.89%) Vagrant
2 3 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.89%) AirWatch
3 2 (0.59%) Puppet
4 1 (0.30%) Ansible
Vendors
1 61 (18.05%) Oracle
2 34 (10.06%) Microsoft
3 20 (5.92%) SAP
4 15 (4.44%) Informatica
5 8 (2.37%) Apple
6 7 (2.07%) Twitter
7 6 (1.78%) Google
7 6 (1.78%) Zend
7 6 (1.78%) PeopleSoft
7 6 (1.78%) HP
8 5 (1.48%) Adobe
8 5 (1.48%) IBM
9 3 (0.89%) Xamarin
9 3 (0.89%) MobileIron
10 2 (0.59%) hybris
10 2 (0.59%) Appcelerator
10 2 (0.59%) Sun
10 2 (0.59%) Siebel
11 1 (0.30%) Compaq
11 1 (0.30%) Atlassian
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