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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 5 7 11
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 130 162 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 13.50% 13.47% 10.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.25% 16.79% 13.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 114 93
Median daily rate £400 £383 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.57% +5.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £526 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +48.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £37.23 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+13.49% +3.40%
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
800 965 986
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 83.07% 80.22% 77.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 438 506 582
Median daily rate £406 £390 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.98% +6.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 21 38
Median hourly rate £12.00 £26.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.84% +30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.49 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 -1 99 £400 - 32
High Wycombe +8 8 £243 +7.77% 6
Aylesbury -6 1 £440 +19.32% 5
Agile Software Development
South East

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 92 (31.94%) Finance
2 77 (26.74%) Scrum
3 74 (25.69%) Java
4 70 (24.31%) SQL
5 60 (20.83%) Banking
6 58 (20.14%) Project Management
6 58 (20.14%) JavaScript
7 57 (19.79%) PRINCE2
8 55 (19.10%) .NET
9 54 (18.75%) TDD
10 52 (18.06%) C#
11 49 (17.01%) SQL Server
12 48 (16.67%) Microsoft
13 42 (14.58%) HTML
14 41 (14.24%) Oracle
15 36 (12.50%) Security Cleared
16 35 (12.15%) CSS
17 33 (11.46%) DevOps
18 32 (11.11%) MS Office
18 32 (11.11%) SOAP
18 32 (11.11%) Waterfall
19 31 (10.76%) AngularJS
19 31 (10.76%) SC Cleared
20 30 (10.42%) Unix
21 28 (9.72%) Retail
22 27 (9.38%) MS Excel
22 27 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
22 27 (9.38%) Business Analysis
23 25 (8.68%) Spring
23 25 (8.68%) Stakeholder Management

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 13 (4.51%) IIS
2 11 (3.82%) Apache
2 11 (3.82%) WebSphere
3 9 (3.13%) Apache Spark
4 5 (1.74%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (1.74%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.39%) JBoss
5 4 (1.39%) SAS
6 3 (1.04%) Apache Pig
6 3 (1.04%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (1.04%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.35%) Drupal
7 1 (0.35%) Liferay
7 1 (0.35%) Mule
7 1 (0.35%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 32 (11.11%) MS Office
2 27 (9.38%) MS Excel
3 17 (5.90%) MS Visio
4 10 (3.47%) MS Project
5 1 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (3.82%) Temenos T24
2 9 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (1.04%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.35%) Staffware
4 1 (0.35%) Temenos Globus
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (1.39%) SaaS
2 3 (1.04%) Office 365
3 2 (0.69%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 2 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.35%) IaaS
4 1 (0.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.17%) LDAP
1 12 (4.17%) SMTP
2 3 (1.04%) BGP
2 3 (1.04%) Internet
2 3 (1.04%) MPLS
2 3 (1.04%) Multicast
2 3 (1.04%) OSPF
3 2 (0.69%) Skype
4 1 (0.35%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (17.01%) SQL Server
2 20 (6.94%) Big Data
3 15 (5.21%) Hadoop
4 13 (4.51%) Relational Database
5 12 (4.17%) MongoDB
6 10 (3.47%) NoSQL
7 9 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
7 9 (3.13%) Apache Hive
7 9 (3.13%) HBase
7 9 (3.13%) Impala
8 7 (2.43%) PowerCenter
8 7 (2.43%) RDBMS
9 6 (2.08%) BusinessObjects
9 6 (2.08%) Cloudera CDH
9 6 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (1.74%) MySQL
10 5 (1.74%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (1.04%) Couchbase
11 3 (1.04%) Redis
Development Applications
1 17 (5.90%) Selenium
2 14 (4.86%) JIRA
3 12 (4.17%) Git (software)
3 12 (4.17%) Maven
4 8 (2.78%) Eclipse
4 8 (2.78%) HP UFT
5 7 (2.43%) JUnit
6 6 (2.08%) WebDriver
7 5 (1.74%) TeamCity
7 5 (1.74%) Visual Studio
8 4 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (1.04%) Android Studio
10 2 (0.69%) Bower
10 2 (0.69%) eggPlant
10 2 (0.69%) Grunt
10 2 (0.69%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (0.69%) Subversion
11 1 (0.35%) Ant
11 1 (0.35%) JMeter
11 1 (0.35%) NUnit
General
1 92 (31.94%) Finance
2 60 (20.83%) Banking
3 28 (9.72%) Retail
4 11 (3.82%) Telecoms
5 10 (3.47%) Electronics
5 10 (3.47%) Marketing
6 9 (3.13%) Manufacturing
7 7 (2.43%) Corporate Banking
8 5 (1.74%) Spanish Language
9 4 (1.39%) Automotive
10 2 (0.69%) General Ledger
10 2 (0.69%) Publishing
10 2 (0.69%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.35%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 103 (35.76%) Developer
2 69 (23.96%) Analyst
3 50 (17.36%) Project Manager
4 45 (15.63%) Business Analyst
5 25 (8.68%) Senior Developer
6 24 (8.33%) Java Developer
7 17 (5.90%) .NET Developer
7 17 (5.90%) Test Analyst
8 12 (4.17%) Architect
9 11 (3.82%) Agile Project Manager
9 11 (3.82%) Financial Analyst
10 10 (3.47%) Development Manager
10 10 (3.47%) SC Cleared Project Manager
11 9 (3.13%) Finance Business Analyst
11 9 (3.13%) Financial Business Analyst
11 9 (3.13%) Service Analyst
12 8 (2.78%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 8 (2.78%) C# Developer
12 8 (2.78%) Consultant
12 8 (2.78%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (19.10%) .NET
2 42 (14.58%) HTML
3 35 (12.15%) CSS
4 32 (11.11%) SOAP
5 31 (10.76%) AngularJS
6 25 (8.68%) Spring
7 23 (7.99%) HTML5
8 22 (7.64%) jQuery
8 22 (7.64%) XML
9 17 (5.90%) Node.js
9 17 (5.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 17 (5.90%) Web Services
10 16 (5.56%) REST
11 15 (5.21%) Hibernate
11 15 (5.21%) Laravel
12 14 (4.86%) ASP.NET
13 13 (4.51%) RESTful
14 11 (3.82%) WCF
14 11 (3.82%) WPF
15 10 (3.47%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 15 (5.21%) Mobile App
2 11 (3.82%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (3.13%) Computer Science
4 7 (2.43%) Blockchain
4 7 (2.43%) User Experience
5 6 (2.08%) Mobile Banking
6 5 (1.74%) Data Integration
6 5 (1.74%) SWIFT
7 4 (1.39%) Cryptography
7 4 (1.39%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.04%) Embedded Systems
8 3 (1.04%) iPad
8 3 (1.04%) Streaming Video
9 2 (0.69%) BBC
9 2 (0.69%) Credit Risk
9 2 (0.69%) iPhone
9 2 (0.69%) Smart Meter
9 2 (0.69%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.35%) Biometrics
10 1 (0.35%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 30 (10.42%) Unix
2 22 (7.64%) Linux
3 16 (5.56%) Windows
4 11 (3.82%) Android
4 11 (3.82%) zOS
5 6 (2.08%) Apple iOS
6 5 (1.74%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (26.74%) Scrum
2 58 (20.14%) Project Management
3 57 (19.79%) PRINCE2
4 54 (18.75%) TDD
5 33 (11.46%) DevOps
6 32 (11.11%) Waterfall
7 27 (9.38%) Business Analysis
7 27 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
8 25 (8.68%) SDLC
8 25 (8.68%) Stakeholder Management
9 22 (7.64%) Continuous Integration
10 19 (6.60%) E-Commerce
10 19 (6.60%) User Stories
11 18 (6.25%) Software Engineering
12 17 (5.90%) Technical Analysis
13 16 (5.56%) SOA
13 16 (5.56%) Unit Testing
14 15 (5.21%) ETL
14 15 (5.21%) ITIL
14 15 (5.21%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 74 (25.69%) Java
2 70 (24.31%) SQL
3 58 (20.14%) JavaScript
4 52 (18.06%) C#
5 16 (5.56%) Python
6 15 (5.21%) PHP
7 12 (4.17%) PowerShell
7 12 (4.17%) VB
8 10 (3.47%) Scala
9 8 (2.78%) PL/SQL
10 6 (2.08%) Shell Script
10 6 (2.08%) T-SQL
11 5 (1.74%) Go
12 3 (1.04%) C++
12 3 (1.04%) JCL
12 3 (1.04%) Perl
13 2 (0.69%) Apple Swift
13 2 (0.69%) C
13 2 (0.69%) Embedded C
14 1 (0.35%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 36 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 31 (10.76%) SC Cleared
3 18 (6.25%) DV Cleared
4 14 (4.86%) ISEB
5 11 (3.82%) Degree
5 11 (3.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 10 (3.47%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (2.43%) ISTQB
8 6 (2.08%) Sun Certification
9 4 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 3 (1.04%) MCSE
10 3 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.69%) ISEB Practitioner
11 2 (0.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (0.69%) PMP
12 1 (0.35%) GSAE
12 1 (0.35%) HNC
12 1 (0.35%) HND
12 1 (0.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (0.35%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.82%) Data Quality
2 9 (3.13%) QA
3 1 (0.35%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (4.17%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.39%) Virtual Desktop
3 3 (1.04%) Apache Flume
3 3 (1.04%) HDFS
3 3 (1.04%) XenApp
4 2 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (2.08%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.04%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (0.35%) Control-M
3 1 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 48 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 41 (14.24%) Oracle
3 14 (4.86%) IFS
4 13 (4.51%) SAP
5 11 (3.82%) IBM
5 11 (3.82%) Temenos
6 9 (3.13%) Cloudera
7 8 (2.78%) Red Hat
8 6 (2.08%) Citrix
8 6 (2.08%) Informatica
8 6 (2.08%) Sun
9 3 (1.04%) Adobe
10 2 (0.69%) Cisco
10 2 (0.69%) HP
10 2 (0.69%) Huawei
10 2 (0.69%) Juniper
10 2 (0.69%) MicroStrategy
10 2 (0.69%) RedGate
10 2 (0.69%) VMware
11 1 (0.35%) Atlassian
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