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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 7 13 11
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 158 114 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 13.13% 9.26% 10.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.60% 12.58% 14.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 73 68
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£363 £335 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.20% -4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £265 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £464 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £386 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £27.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.14% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
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
952 906 577
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 79.14% 73.60% 71.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 467 551 350
Average daily rate £355 £355 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £240 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 36 19
Average hourly rate £26.75 £20.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.48% +13.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £27.00 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +9 119 £375 +7.14% 35
Aylesbury -1 4 £300 -25.92% 4
High Wycombe -8 3 £225 -25.00% 2
Agile Software Development
South East

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 106 (35.45%) Scrum
2 92 (30.77%) Finance
3 91 (30.43%) C#
4 85 (28.43%) .NET
5 79 (26.42%) HTML
6 78 (26.09%) JavaScript
7 66 (22.07%) MVC
8 65 (21.74%) CSS
9 53 (17.73%) TDD
10 49 (16.39%) jQuery
11 48 (16.05%) AngularJS
11 48 (16.05%) SQL
11 48 (16.05%) Oracle
12 46 (15.38%) ASP.NET
13 43 (14.38%) OO
14 39 (13.04%) Microsoft
14 39 (13.04%) Waterfall
15 38 (12.71%) WCF
16 37 (12.37%) HTML5
16 37 (12.37%) Visual Studio
16 37 (12.37%) SQL Server
17 34 (11.37%) ASP.NET MVC
18 33 (11.04%) User Experience
19 31 (10.37%) Web Services
19 31 (10.37%) PRINCE2
20 30 (10.03%) BDD
21 29 (9.70%) Project Management
22 28 (9.36%) .NET Framework
23 27 (9.03%) Banking
23 27 (9.03%) Windows

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (5.02%) CMS
2 14 (4.68%) Kentico
3 12 (4.01%) Node.js
4 10 (3.34%) SharePoint
5 9 (3.01%) WebSphere
6 6 (2.01%) IIS
7 5 (1.67%) Apache
7 5 (1.67%) WebLogic
8 4 (1.34%) Apache Solr
8 4 (1.34%) Confluence
9 3 (1.00%) Drupal
10 2 (0.67%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.67%) JBoss
10 2 (0.67%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (0.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.67%) Moodle
10 2 (0.67%) Oracle Service Bus
11 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 19 (6.35%) MS Project
2 13 (4.35%) MS Excel
3 8 (2.68%) MS Office
4 4 (1.34%) Photoshop
5 3 (1.00%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.67%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (2.01%) Primavera
2 3 (1.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.01%) Internet
2 4 (1.34%) LDAP
2 4 (1.34%) AMQP
3 2 (0.67%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.67%) X.500
4 1 (0.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (12.37%) SQL Server
2 17 (5.69%) MySQL
3 12 (4.01%) Relational Database
4 10 (3.34%) MongoDB
4 10 (3.34%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (3.01%) Oracle Database
6 7 (2.34%) NoSQL
6 7 (2.34%) UniData
6 7 (2.34%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (2.01%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (1.67%) Hadoop
8 5 (1.67%) Big Data
8 5 (1.67%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (1.00%) DB2
9 3 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.67%) PowerCenter
10 2 (0.67%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.33%) SQLite
11 1 (0.33%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 37 (12.37%) Visual Studio
2 22 (7.36%) JIRA
3 18 (6.02%) Selenium
4 15 (5.02%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (4.35%) WebDriver
6 11 (3.68%) NUnit
6 11 (3.68%) Xcode
7 10 (3.34%) Subversion
8 7 (2.34%) Toad
8 7 (2.34%) QuickTest Pro
9 6 (2.01%) Git (software)
9 6 (2.01%) Cucumber
10 5 (1.67%) TeamCity
10 5 (1.67%) SpecFlow
10 5 (1.67%) Ant
10 5 (1.67%) JUnit
11 4 (1.34%) Eclipse
11 4 (1.34%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 4 (1.34%) Gradle
11 4 (1.34%) Mercurial
General
1 92 (30.77%) Finance
2 27 (9.03%) Banking
3 18 (6.02%) Retail
4 11 (3.68%) Automotive
5 5 (1.67%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.67%) Marketing
6 3 (1.00%) Electronics
6 3 (1.00%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.67%) Advertising
7 2 (0.67%) Back Office
7 2 (0.67%) Legal
7 2 (0.67%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.33%) German Language
8 1 (0.33%) Publishing
8 1 (0.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 149 (49.83%) Developer
2 43 (14.38%) Analyst
3 39 (13.04%) .NET Developer
4 33 (11.04%) Project Manager
5 24 (8.03%) Business Analyst
6 21 (7.02%) Web Developer
7 18 (6.02%) Test Manager
8 17 (5.69%) iOS Developer
8 17 (5.69%) C# Developer
9 14 (4.68%) Senior Developer
10 12 (4.01%) Architect
10 12 (4.01%) Agile Business Analyst
10 12 (4.01%) Designer
11 11 (3.68%) C# .NET Developer
11 11 (3.68%) Agile .NET Developer
12 10 (3.34%) Java Developer
12 10 (3.34%) Test Analyst
12 10 (3.34%) AWS Developer
13 8 (2.68%) Tester
14 7 (2.34%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (28.43%) .NET
2 79 (26.42%) HTML
3 65 (21.74%) CSS
4 49 (16.39%) jQuery
5 48 (16.05%) AngularJS
6 46 (15.38%) ASP.NET
7 38 (12.71%) WCF
8 37 (12.37%) HTML5
9 34 (11.37%) ASP.NET MVC
10 31 (10.37%) Web Services
11 28 (9.36%) .NET Framework
12 25 (8.36%) CSS3
13 23 (7.69%) KnockoutJS
14 20 (6.69%) NHibernate
15 18 (6.02%) XML
16 15 (5.02%) Ajax
17 14 (4.68%) iOS SDK
17 14 (4.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 12 (4.01%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 11 (3.68%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 33 (11.04%) User Experience
2 17 (5.69%) Mobile App
3 11 (3.68%) iPad
3 11 (3.68%) Open Source
3 11 (3.68%) iPhone
4 9 (3.01%) Mobile Banking
5 8 (2.68%) Computer Science
6 7 (2.34%) N-Tier
7 5 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.34%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.34%) Blackberry
8 4 (1.34%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (1.34%) Data Integration
9 3 (1.00%) IBM Mainframe
9 3 (1.00%) Mainframe
9 3 (1.00%) DTV
9 3 (1.00%) Online Banking
10 2 (0.67%) EPoS
10 2 (0.67%) Chip and PIN
10 2 (0.67%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 27 (9.03%) Windows
2 25 (8.36%) Apple iOS
3 11 (3.68%) Linux
4 8 (2.68%) Android
5 6 (2.01%) Windows Phone
6 5 (1.67%) UNIX
7 4 (1.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.00%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (1.00%) Windows Phone 8
8 3 (1.00%) BlackBerry OS
8 3 (1.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.00%) MVS
9 2 (0.67%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (0.67%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (35.45%) Scrum
2 66 (22.07%) MVC
3 53 (17.73%) TDD
4 43 (14.38%) OO
5 39 (13.04%) Waterfall
6 31 (10.37%) PRINCE2
7 30 (10.03%) BDD
8 29 (9.70%) Project Management
9 27 (9.03%) Web Development
10 25 (8.36%) E-Commerce
11 23 (7.69%) User Stories
11 23 (7.69%) Unit Testing
12 21 (7.02%) Stakeholder Management
13 20 (6.69%) Software Engineering
14 19 (6.35%) SOA
15 18 (6.02%) iOS Development
16 17 (5.69%) Project Planning
17 16 (5.35%) Test Scripting
18 14 (4.68%) Continuous Integration
19 12 (4.01%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 91 (30.43%) C#
2 78 (26.09%) JavaScript
3 48 (16.05%) SQL
4 27 (9.03%) Java
5 16 (5.35%) PHP
6 14 (4.68%) Objective-C
6 14 (4.68%) T-SQL
7 7 (2.34%) Ruby
8 5 (1.67%) PHP5
8 5 (1.67%) VB.NET
8 5 (1.67%) C++
9 4 (1.34%) VBScript
10 3 (1.00%) VB
10 3 (1.00%) COBOL
10 3 (1.00%) RPG
11 2 (0.67%) XQuery
11 2 (0.67%) PL/1
12 1 (0.33%) ActionScript 3.0
12 1 (0.33%) Bourne shell
12 1 (0.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 14 (4.68%) Security Cleared
2 13 (4.35%) Degree
3 11 (3.68%) DV Cleared
4 9 (3.01%) SC Cleared
4 9 (3.01%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 4 (1.34%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.00%) APMP
6 3 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.67%) HNC
7 2 (0.67%) HND
8 1 (0.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (8.36%) QA
2 4 (1.34%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.00%) SLA
4 2 (0.67%) HL7
Systems Management
1 4 (1.34%) Vagrant
1 4 (1.34%) Puppet
2 3 (1.00%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.00%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 48 (16.05%) Oracle
2 39 (13.04%) Microsoft
3 11 (3.68%) Apple
4 7 (2.34%) Twitter
5 5 (1.67%) Zend
5 5 (1.67%) Adobe
6 4 (1.34%) IBM
6 4 (1.34%) Red Hat
6 4 (1.34%) Informatica
6 4 (1.34%) PeopleSoft
6 4 (1.34%) Appcelerator
6 4 (1.34%) Xamarin
6 4 (1.34%) Atlassian
7 3 (1.00%) MobileIron
7 3 (1.00%) SAP
7 3 (1.00%) Business Objects
7 3 (1.00%) HP
8 2 (0.67%) Sun
8 2 (0.67%) Siebel
9 1 (0.33%) RightFax
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