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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 6 13 10
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 136 133 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 13.96% 11.26% 9.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.17% 14.33% 13.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 78 62
Average daily rate £375 £381 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.63% -4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £47.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +18.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.75 £36.40 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+22.93% +0.41%
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
792 928 776
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 81.31% 78.58% 76.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 406 477 422
Average daily rate £398 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 28 25
Average hourly rate £15.00 £18.50 £15.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.91% +15.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.80 £11.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £40.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +7 113 £375 - 30
Agile Software Development
South East

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 (31.01%) Finance
2 91 (28.80%) Scrum
3 89 (28.16%) JavaScript
4 88 (27.85%) .NET
5 83 (26.27%) C#
6 79 (25.00%) SQL
7 77 (24.37%) HTML
8 76 (24.05%) Java
9 59 (18.67%) SQL Server
10 57 (18.04%) TDD
11 55 (17.41%) Oracle
12 53 (16.77%) CSS
13 47 (14.87%) Microsoft
14 46 (14.56%) Banking
15 43 (13.61%) MVC
16 42 (13.29%) Project Management
17 40 (12.66%) Retail
18 39 (12.34%) Waterfall
19 37 (11.71%) SOAP
20 35 (11.08%) XML
21 33 (10.44%) AngularJS
22 32 (10.13%) PRINCE2
23 31 (9.81%) SAP
23 31 (9.81%) HTML5
24 30 (9.49%) ASP.NET
24 30 (9.49%) E-Commerce
25 28 (8.86%) jQuery
26 27 (8.54%) BDD
26 27 (8.54%) Software Engineering
26 27 (8.54%) Selenium

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 20 (6.33%) WebSphere
2 14 (4.43%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (2.85%) SAS
3 9 (2.85%) SharePoint
4 8 (2.53%) CMS
5 7 (2.22%) Node.js
6 6 (1.90%) Apache Solr
6 6 (1.90%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (1.58%) Apache
7 5 (1.58%) Drupal
7 5 (1.58%) IIS
8 4 (1.27%) JBoss
9 3 (0.95%) Apache Spark
9 3 (0.95%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.63%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (0.63%) Confluence
10 2 (0.63%) Skype for Business
11 1 (0.32%) Commerce Server
11 1 (0.32%) Liferay
Applications
1 21 (6.65%) MS Excel
1 21 (6.65%) MS Office
2 12 (3.80%) MS Visio
3 10 (3.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (2.22%) MS Project
4 7 (2.22%) Photoshop
5 6 (1.90%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 10 (3.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.95%) Oracle CRM
2 3 (0.95%) Primavera
3 2 (0.63%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.58%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (1.58%) SaaS
2 4 (1.27%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.63%) GitHub
3 2 (0.63%) Office 365
4 1 (0.32%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.16%) Internet
2 7 (2.22%) HTTP
2 7 (2.22%) LDAP
3 5 (1.58%) Intranet
3 5 (1.58%) SMTP
4 4 (1.27%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (0.63%) PBX
5 2 (0.63%) PSTN
5 2 (0.63%) Wireless
6 1 (0.32%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (18.67%) SQL Server
2 16 (5.06%) Big Data
3 14 (4.43%) PowerCenter
4 13 (4.11%) Oracle Database
5 12 (3.80%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (3.80%) Hadoop
6 11 (3.48%) QlikView
6 11 (3.48%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (3.16%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (2.85%) BusinessObjects
8 9 (2.85%) DB2
8 9 (2.85%) Relational Database
9 8 (2.53%) Oracle Reports
9 8 (2.53%) Qlik Sense
10 6 (1.90%) Crystal Reports
10 6 (1.90%) Data Mining
11 5 (1.58%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 5 (1.58%) BusinessObjects XI
11 5 (1.58%) Data Mart
12 3 (0.95%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 27 (8.54%) Selenium
2 22 (6.96%) Visual Studio
3 14 (4.43%) gulp
4 11 (3.48%) Eclipse
5 9 (2.85%) Grunt
5 9 (2.85%) NUnit
6 8 (2.53%) Cucumber
6 8 (2.53%) Git (software)
6 8 (2.53%) WebDriver
6 8 (2.53%) webpack
7 7 (2.22%) HP UFT
8 6 (1.90%) Rational Rose
8 6 (1.90%) SpecFlow
9 5 (1.58%) Maven
9 5 (1.58%) Moq
9 5 (1.58%) MSTest
9 5 (1.58%) Rhino Mocks
9 5 (1.58%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (1.27%) Jenkins
10 4 (1.27%) JUnit
General
1 98 (31.01%) Finance
2 46 (14.56%) Banking
3 40 (12.66%) Retail
4 16 (5.06%) Marketing
5 15 (4.75%) Telecoms
6 10 (3.16%) Electronics
6 10 (3.16%) Manufacturing
6 10 (3.16%) Spanish Language
7 6 (1.90%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (1.27%) Automotive
8 4 (1.27%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.63%) Advertising
9 2 (0.63%) Publishing
10 1 (0.32%) Games
10 1 (0.32%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.32%) Legal
Job Titles
1 135 (42.72%) Developer
2 64 (20.25%) Analyst
3 40 (12.66%) Project Manager
4 35 (11.08%) .NET Developer
4 35 (11.08%) Test Analyst
5 29 (9.18%) Senior Developer
6 27 (8.54%) C# Developer
7 24 (7.59%) C# .NET Developer
8 19 (6.01%) Java Developer
9 18 (5.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 15 (4.75%) Business Analyst
11 13 (4.11%) JavaScript Developer
12 12 (3.80%) Architect
12 12 (3.80%) Senior C# Developer
12 12 (3.80%) Web Developer
13 11 (3.48%) C# WPF Developer
13 11 (3.48%) Manual Test Analyst
13 11 (3.48%) Senior .NET Developer
13 11 (3.48%) WPF Developer
14 10 (3.16%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (27.85%) .NET
2 77 (24.37%) HTML
3 53 (16.77%) CSS
4 37 (11.71%) SOAP
5 35 (11.08%) XML
6 33 (10.44%) AngularJS
7 31 (9.81%) HTML5
8 30 (9.49%) ASP.NET
9 28 (8.86%) jQuery
10 27 (8.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 25 (7.91%) WCF
12 21 (6.65%) ASP.NET MVC
12 21 (6.65%) CSS3
13 19 (6.01%) Web Services
14 18 (5.70%) WPF
15 16 (5.06%) REST
16 15 (4.75%) J2EE
16 15 (4.75%) Spring
17 14 (4.43%) .NET Framework
17 14 (4.43%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 26 (8.23%) User Experience
2 15 (4.75%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (3.80%) Computer Science
4 11 (3.48%) Mobile App
5 10 (3.16%) Mobile Banking
6 5 (1.58%) Blockchain
6 5 (1.58%) Cryptocurrency
6 5 (1.58%) PMI
7 4 (1.27%) Algorithms
7 4 (1.27%) Credit Risk
7 4 (1.27%) N-Tier
7 4 (1.27%) Social Media
8 3 (0.95%) Blackberry
8 3 (0.95%) Data Integration
8 3 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.95%) NHS
8 3 (0.95%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.63%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.63%) Market Risk
9 2 (0.63%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 16 (5.06%) Windows
2 15 (4.75%) Apple iOS
3 13 (4.11%) Android
4 11 (3.48%) Unix
5 5 (1.58%) zOS
6 3 (0.95%) BlackBerry OS
6 3 (0.95%) Windows Phone
6 3 (0.95%) Windows Phone 8
7 2 (0.63%) Linux
8 1 (0.32%) pSOS
8 1 (0.32%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (28.80%) Scrum
2 57 (18.04%) TDD
3 43 (13.61%) MVC
4 42 (13.29%) Project Management
5 39 (12.34%) Waterfall
6 32 (10.13%) PRINCE2
7 30 (9.49%) E-Commerce
8 27 (8.54%) BDD
8 27 (8.54%) Business Intelligence
8 27 (8.54%) Software Engineering
9 24 (7.59%) Unit Testing
10 23 (7.28%) DevOps
10 23 (7.28%) OO
11 22 (6.96%) SDLC
12 21 (6.65%) Business Analysis
12 21 (6.65%) Test Scripting
13 20 (6.33%) Web Development
14 18 (5.70%) Front End Development
14 18 (5.70%) SOA
15 16 (5.06%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 89 (28.16%) JavaScript
2 83 (26.27%) C#
3 79 (25.00%) SQL
4 76 (24.05%) Java
5 17 (5.38%) PL/SQL
6 13 (4.11%) PHP
7 9 (2.85%) T-SQL
8 7 (2.22%) VB
9 5 (1.58%) ES6
9 5 (1.58%) PowerShell
10 4 (1.27%) JCL
10 4 (1.27%) Ruby
10 4 (1.27%) Shell Script
11 3 (0.95%) ABAP
11 3 (0.95%) CoffeeScript
11 3 (0.95%) Scala
11 3 (0.95%) TypeScript
12 2 (0.63%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 1 (0.32%) Embedded C
13 1 (0.32%) Python
Qualifications
1 23 (7.28%) Degree
2 15 (4.75%) ISEB
3 14 (4.43%) Security Cleared
4 12 (3.80%) PMI Certification
5 11 (3.48%) SC Cleared
6 8 (2.53%) DV Cleared
6 8 (2.53%) PMP
7 6 (1.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (1.27%) Sun Certification
9 3 (0.95%) APMP
9 3 (0.95%) HNC
9 3 (0.95%) HND
9 3 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (0.63%) ISEB Practitioner
10 2 (0.63%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (0.63%) MCSE
10 2 (0.63%) MCT
11 1 (0.32%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.01%) QA
2 10 (3.16%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.27%) HL7
4 3 (0.95%) SDET
5 1 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.32%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (1.58%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (2.85%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.58%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.95%) AirWatch
4 2 (0.63%) Puppet
5 1 (0.32%) Ansible
Vendors
1 55 (17.41%) Oracle
2 47 (14.87%) Microsoft
3 31 (9.81%) SAP
4 14 (4.43%) IBM
5 11 (3.48%) Informatica
6 9 (2.85%) Adobe
7 7 (2.22%) Google
7 7 (2.22%) Red Hat
8 4 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (1.27%) Sun
9 3 (0.95%) MobileIron
9 3 (0.95%) Tableau
10 2 (0.63%) Aruba
10 2 (0.63%) Cisco
10 2 (0.63%) Cloudera
10 2 (0.63%) HP
10 2 (0.63%) hybris
10 2 (0.63%) Rally
10 2 (0.63%) Remedy
11 1 (0.32%) Compaq
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