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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 5 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 134 163 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 15.02% 12.10% 13.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.33% 15.08% 17.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 110 125
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £527 £504 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
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
731 1081 950
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 81.95% 80.25% 76.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 402 612 546
Median daily rate £425 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £269 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 22 28
Median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +36.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £10.40 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £45.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Agile Software Development as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 August 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +2 111 £425 +6.25% 23
High Wycombe +5 2 £245 -18.33% 3
Buckingham -4 1 - - 1
Agile Software Development
South East

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 90 (32.97%) Scrum
2 80 (29.30%) Finance
3 76 (27.84%) Java
4 55 (20.15%) PRINCE2
5 51 (18.68%) Waterfall
6 49 (17.95%) JavaScript
7 48 (17.58%) SQL
7 48 (17.58%) Project Management
8 47 (17.22%) Banking
9 44 (16.12%) TDD
10 34 (12.45%) Microsoft
11 33 (12.09%) HTML
12 32 (11.72%) C#
12 32 (11.72%) Oracle
13 31 (11.36%) Unix
14 30 (10.99%) .NET
14 30 (10.99%) Retail
15 28 (10.26%) CSS
15 28 (10.26%) Linux
15 28 (10.26%) Big Data
15 28 (10.26%) Business Analysis
16 27 (9.89%) Continuous Integration
17 25 (9.16%) Hadoop
17 25 (9.16%) Business Intelligence
18 24 (8.79%) Stakeholder Management
18 24 (8.79%) AngularJS
19 23 (8.42%) Security Cleared
19 23 (8.42%) SQL Server
20 22 (8.06%) XML
20 22 (8.06%) DevOps

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (6.59%) Apache Spark
2 7 (2.56%) Apache
2 7 (2.56%) IIS
3 5 (1.83%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.83%) WebSphere
4 4 (1.47%) Apache Pig
5 3 (1.10%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.73%) SAS
7 1 (0.37%) CMS
7 1 (0.37%) Drupal
7 1 (0.37%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.37%) WebLogic
Applications
1 21 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 21 (7.69%) MS Office
2 14 (5.13%) MS Visio
3 6 (2.20%) MS Project
4 1 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (4.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 11 (4.03%) Temenos T24
2 6 (2.20%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.10%) SAP FI
4 2 (0.73%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.37%) Staffware
5 1 (0.37%) Temenos Globus
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.10%) Office 365
3 2 (0.73%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 2 (0.73%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.73%) SaaS
3 2 (0.73%) Slack
4 1 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.93%) LDAP
2 5 (1.83%) SMTP
3 3 (1.10%) BGP
3 3 (1.10%) Firewall
3 3 (1.10%) Internet
3 3 (1.10%) MPLS
3 3 (1.10%) Multicast
3 3 (1.10%) OSPF
4 2 (0.73%) Broadband
4 2 (0.73%) Skype
4 2 (0.73%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.37%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.37%) Network Security
5 1 (0.37%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (10.26%) Big Data
2 25 (9.16%) Hadoop
3 23 (8.42%) SQL Server
4 15 (5.49%) HBase
4 15 (5.49%) MongoDB
5 13 (4.76%) Relational Database
6 12 (4.40%) Apache Hive
6 12 (4.40%) Impala
7 11 (4.03%) NoSQL
8 10 (3.66%) Apache Cassandra
8 10 (3.66%) Cloudera CDH
9 8 (2.93%) MySQL
10 7 (2.56%) Data Lake
10 7 (2.56%) RDBMS
11 6 (2.20%) BusinessObjects
11 6 (2.20%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (1.83%) Oracle Database
12 5 (1.83%) Sqoop
13 3 (1.10%) Redis
13 3 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 18 (6.59%) Git (software)
1 18 (6.59%) JIRA
1 18 (6.59%) Selenium
2 9 (3.30%) HP UFT
2 9 (3.30%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (2.93%) WebDriver
4 7 (2.56%) Maven
4 7 (2.56%) TeamCity
5 6 (2.20%) Cucumber
5 6 (2.20%) Jenkins
6 4 (1.47%) Visual Studio
7 3 (1.10%) GitLab
7 3 (1.10%) SoapUI
7 3 (1.10%) SpecFlow
8 2 (0.73%) Bower
8 2 (0.73%) eggPlant
8 2 (0.73%) Grunt
8 2 (0.73%) MSTest
8 2 (0.73%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (0.73%) Vagrant
General
1 80 (29.30%) Finance
2 47 (17.22%) Banking
3 30 (10.99%) Retail
4 16 (5.86%) Marketing
5 14 (5.13%) Telecoms
6 12 (4.40%) Electronics
7 11 (4.03%) Manufacturing
8 7 (2.56%) Corporate Banking
9 5 (1.83%) Games
10 4 (1.47%) Automotive
11 2 (0.73%) General Ledger
11 2 (0.73%) Legal
11 2 (0.73%) Publishing
11 2 (0.73%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.37%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.37%) Military
12 1 (0.37%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 78 (28.57%) Developer
2 69 (25.27%) Analyst
3 51 (18.68%) Business Analyst
3 51 (18.68%) Project Manager
4 21 (7.69%) Java Developer
5 16 (5.86%) Senior Developer
6 14 (5.13%) .NET Developer
6 14 (5.13%) Test Analyst
7 12 (4.40%) Digital Project Manager
8 11 (4.03%) Financial Analyst
8 11 (4.03%) Scrum Master
9 10 (3.66%) Agile Project Manager
9 10 (3.66%) Finance Business Analyst
9 10 (3.66%) Financial Business Analyst
10 9 (3.30%) Senior Manager
10 9 (3.30%) Senior Project Manager
10 9 (3.30%) Service Analyst
11 8 (2.93%) Financial Services Business Analyst
12 7 (2.56%) Agile Developer
12 7 (2.56%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (12.09%) HTML
2 30 (10.99%) .NET
3 28 (10.26%) CSS
4 24 (8.79%) AngularJS
5 22 (8.06%) XML
6 20 (7.33%) Node.js
7 19 (6.96%) Spring
8 17 (6.23%) ASP.NET
9 15 (5.49%) HTML5
10 14 (5.13%) jQuery
10 14 (5.13%) SOAP
10 14 (5.13%) Web Services
11 12 (4.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 11 (4.03%) ASP.NET MVC
12 11 (4.03%) J2EE
12 11 (4.03%) Java EE
13 10 (3.66%) ASP.NET Web API
13 10 (3.66%) Hibernate
13 10 (3.66%) REST
13 10 (3.66%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 19 (6.96%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (5.13%) Mobile App
3 11 (4.03%) User Experience
4 7 (2.56%) Blockchain
5 5 (1.83%) Computer Science
5 5 (1.83%) Mobile Banking
6 4 (1.47%) Algorithms
6 4 (1.47%) Cryptography
6 4 (1.47%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.10%) Data Integration
7 3 (1.10%) iPad
7 3 (1.10%) IVR
7 3 (1.10%) Streaming Video
7 3 (1.10%) SWIFT
7 3 (1.10%) Visualisation
8 2 (0.73%) BBC
8 2 (0.73%) Credit Risk
8 2 (0.73%) iPhone
8 2 (0.73%) PMI
8 2 (0.73%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 31 (11.36%) Unix
2 28 (10.26%) Linux
3 13 (4.76%) Android
4 10 (3.66%) Apple iOS
5 8 (2.93%) Windows
6 5 (1.83%) Windows 10
7 4 (1.47%) zOS
8 2 (0.73%) Windows NT
9 1 (0.37%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (32.97%) Scrum
2 55 (20.15%) PRINCE2
3 51 (18.68%) Waterfall
4 48 (17.58%) Project Management
5 44 (16.12%) TDD
6 28 (10.26%) Business Analysis
7 27 (9.89%) Continuous Integration
8 25 (9.16%) Business Intelligence
9 24 (8.79%) Stakeholder Management
10 22 (8.06%) DevOps
11 21 (7.69%) User Stories
12 19 (6.96%) ERP
13 17 (6.23%) E-Commerce
13 17 (6.23%) MVC
14 16 (5.86%) CRM
14 16 (5.86%) ITIL
14 16 (5.86%) SDLC
15 14 (5.13%) ETL
15 14 (5.13%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 13 (4.76%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 76 (27.84%) Java
2 49 (17.95%) JavaScript
3 48 (17.58%) SQL
4 32 (11.72%) C#
5 20 (7.33%) Scala
6 17 (6.23%) Python
7 9 (3.30%) PHP
8 8 (2.93%) PL/SQL
8 8 (2.93%) VB
9 7 (2.56%) Shell Script
10 5 (1.83%) Go
10 5 (1.83%) Perl
10 5 (1.83%) PowerShell
11 4 (1.47%) C++
12 3 (1.10%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.73%) Apple Swift
13 2 (0.73%) JCL
13 2 (0.73%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.73%) VBScript
14 1 (0.37%) XPath
Qualifications
1 23 (8.42%) Security Cleared
2 20 (7.33%) SC Cleared
3 15 (5.49%) ISEB
4 13 (4.76%) DV Cleared
4 13 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
5 11 (4.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 10 (3.66%) ISTQB
7 6 (2.20%) Degree
8 3 (1.10%) MCSE
8 3 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (1.10%) PMP
9 2 (0.73%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.37%) GSAE
10 1 (0.37%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.03%) QA
2 8 (2.93%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.73%) SDET
System Software
1 8 (2.93%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.83%) Apache Flume
3 4 (1.47%) HDFS
3 4 (1.47%) Virtual Desktop
3 4 (1.47%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (1.10%) Docker
4 3 (1.10%) XenApp
5 2 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.37%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (2.93%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.83%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.47%) Hadoop YARN
4 2 (0.73%) Control-M
5 1 (0.37%) HP SIM
5 1 (0.37%) Puppet
Vendors
1 34 (12.45%) Microsoft
2 32 (11.72%) Oracle
3 15 (5.49%) SAP
4 11 (4.03%) Cloudera
4 11 (4.03%) IFS
4 11 (4.03%) Temenos
5 6 (2.20%) Citrix
5 6 (2.20%) IBM
6 4 (1.47%) Avaya
7 3 (1.10%) Genesys
7 3 (1.10%) KANA
7 3 (1.10%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (0.73%) Adobe
8 2 (0.73%) Cisco
8 2 (0.73%) HP
8 2 (0.73%) Huawei
8 2 (0.73%) Informatica
8 2 (0.73%) Juniper
8 2 (0.73%) RedGate
8 2 (0.73%) VMware
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