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 5 August 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 8 5 9
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 148 170 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 11.69% 12.98% 11.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.01% 17.19% 15.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 119 74
Average daily rate
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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 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £547 £478 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £26.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +1.42%
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
986 989 778
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 77.88% 75.50% 73.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 566 574 422
Average daily rate £400 £370 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £495 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 36 33
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.25 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.88% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.65 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £27.00 £36.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £25.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+22.00% -19.35%

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 5 August 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 5 August 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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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 -2 111 £425 +9.67% 19
Aylesbury 0 3 £431 +3.91% 6
High Wycombe 0 1 £225 -25.00% 4
Agile Software Development
South East

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 91 (30.95%) Scrum
2 82 (27.89%) Finance
3 74 (25.17%) C#
4 73 (24.83%) .NET
5 72 (24.49%) JavaScript
6 65 (22.11%) HTML
7 61 (20.75%) TDD
8 58 (19.73%) Waterfall
9 54 (18.37%) CSS
10 53 (18.03%) Oracle
11 47 (15.99%) MVC
12 46 (15.65%) AngularJS
13 45 (15.31%) PRINCE2
14 39 (13.27%) ASP.NET
14 39 (13.27%) SQL
15 38 (12.93%) BDD
16 34 (11.56%) Microsoft
17 32 (10.88%) HTML5
17 32 (10.88%) ASP.NET MVC
18 30 (10.20%) jQuery
18 30 (10.20%) Project Management
19 29 (9.86%) OO
20 28 (9.52%) Retail
21 27 (9.18%) QA
22 26 (8.84%) Web Development
22 26 (8.84%) Stakeholder Management
23 25 (8.50%) Banking
23 25 (8.50%) User Experience
24 24 (8.16%) .NET Framework
24 24 (8.16%) User Acceptance Testing

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 12 (4.08%) Node.js
2 9 (3.06%) WebSphere
3 7 (2.38%) IIS
4 5 (1.70%) Apache
5 3 (1.02%) Apache Solr
5 3 (1.02%) Confluence
5 3 (1.02%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (0.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (0.68%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (0.68%) Moodle
6 2 (0.68%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.68%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.34%) CMS
7 1 (0.34%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.34%) Drupal
7 1 (0.34%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.34%) Mule
7 1 (0.34%) JBoss
7 1 (0.34%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 10 (3.40%) MS Project
2 9 (3.06%) MS Excel
3 6 (2.04%) MS Visio
3 6 (2.04%) MS Office
4 2 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.34%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (2.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (2.04%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.34%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.04%) Internet
2 5 (1.70%) LDAP
3 3 (1.02%) HTTP
3 3 (1.02%) AMQP
4 2 (0.68%) X.500
4 2 (0.68%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.34%) Intranet
5 1 (0.34%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (6.80%) SQL Server
2 14 (4.76%) MongoDB
3 13 (4.42%) MySQL
4 11 (3.74%) PowerCenter
4 11 (3.74%) Oracle Database
5 10 (3.40%) Relational Database
6 7 (2.38%) NoSQL
6 7 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (1.70%) Big Data
8 5 (1.70%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (1.36%) Hadoop
9 4 (1.36%) UniData
10 2 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.68%) DB2
10 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (0.68%) Oracle BI EE
11 1 (0.34%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 21 (7.14%) Selenium
2 18 (6.12%) Visual Studio
3 17 (5.78%) WebDriver
4 15 (5.10%) JIRA
5 11 (3.74%) HP UFT
6 8 (2.72%) Subversion
7 7 (2.38%) Git (software)
7 7 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (2.04%) Xcode
9 5 (1.70%) Cucumber
9 5 (1.70%) SpecFlow
10 3 (1.02%) Axure RP
10 3 (1.02%) Gradle
10 3 (1.02%) Mercurial
10 3 (1.02%) Ant
10 3 (1.02%) JUnit
10 3 (1.02%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.68%) NUnit
11 2 (0.68%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 2 (0.68%) TeamCity
General
1 82 (27.89%) Finance
2 28 (9.52%) Retail
3 25 (8.50%) Banking
4 13 (4.42%) Automotive
5 9 (3.06%) Manufacturing
5 9 (3.06%) Marketing
6 7 (2.38%) Electronics
6 7 (2.38%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.02%) German Language
8 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.34%) Back Office
8 1 (0.34%) Publishing
8 1 (0.34%) Legal
Job Titles
1 131 (44.56%) Developer
2 45 (15.31%) Analyst
3 36 (12.24%) Project Manager
4 30 (10.20%) .NET Developer
5 24 (8.16%) Test Manager
6 19 (6.46%) Business Analyst
7 16 (5.44%) Web Developer
7 16 (5.44%) Architect
8 15 (5.10%) Test Analyst
8 15 (5.10%) iOS Developer
9 14 (4.76%) Senior Developer
10 12 (4.08%) C# Developer
11 11 (3.74%) Informatica Developer
11 11 (3.74%) Agile .NET Developer
11 11 (3.74%) Designer
12 10 (3.40%) C# .NET Developer
12 10 (3.40%) Tester
13 9 (3.06%) AWS Developer
14 8 (2.72%) JavaScript Developer
14 8 (2.72%) Financial Services Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (24.83%) .NET
2 65 (22.11%) HTML
3 54 (18.37%) CSS
4 46 (15.65%) AngularJS
5 39 (13.27%) ASP.NET
6 32 (10.88%) ASP.NET MVC
6 32 (10.88%) HTML5
7 30 (10.20%) jQuery
8 24 (8.16%) .NET Framework
9 23 (7.82%) KnockoutJS
10 20 (6.80%) CSS3
11 19 (6.46%) NHibernate
11 19 (6.46%) XML
12 18 (6.12%) WCF
13 17 (5.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 17 (5.78%) Web Services
14 15 (5.10%) JSON
14 15 (5.10%) REST
15 12 (4.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 12 (4.08%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (8.50%) User Experience
2 15 (5.10%) Mobile App
3 11 (3.74%) Computer Science
4 8 (2.72%) Mobile Banking
5 7 (2.38%) Data Integration
5 7 (2.38%) N-Tier
5 7 (2.38%) DTV
6 6 (2.04%) iPhone
6 6 (2.04%) iPad
6 6 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (1.70%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.36%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.02%) Blackberry
9 3 (1.02%) Online Banking
10 2 (0.68%) Credit Risk
10 2 (0.68%) IBM Mainframe
10 2 (0.68%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.68%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.34%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.34%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 22 (7.48%) Apple iOS
2 21 (7.14%) Windows
3 13 (4.42%) UNIX
4 9 (3.06%) Android
5 7 (2.38%) Linux
6 4 (1.36%) Windows NT
6 4 (1.36%) Windows Phone
7 3 (1.02%) MVS
7 3 (1.02%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.02%) Windows 2000 Server
7 3 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.02%) BlackBerry OS
7 3 (1.02%) Windows Phone 8
8 1 (0.34%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (30.95%) Scrum
2 61 (20.75%) TDD
3 58 (19.73%) Waterfall
4 47 (15.99%) MVC
5 45 (15.31%) PRINCE2
6 38 (12.93%) BDD
7 30 (10.20%) Project Management
8 29 (9.86%) OO
9 26 (8.84%) Stakeholder Management
9 26 (8.84%) Web Development
10 24 (8.16%) User Acceptance Testing
10 24 (8.16%) E-Commerce
11 23 (7.82%) Unit Testing
12 19 (6.46%) Test Scripting
12 19 (6.46%) Software Engineering
13 18 (6.12%) Data Management
13 18 (6.12%) User Stories
13 18 (6.12%) iOS Development
14 16 (5.44%) Business Analysis
15 15 (5.10%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 74 (25.17%) C#
2 72 (24.49%) JavaScript
3 39 (13.27%) SQL
4 24 (8.16%) Java
5 12 (4.08%) PHP
6 10 (3.40%) Objective-C
7 7 (2.38%) Ruby
8 6 (2.04%) PHP5
8 6 (2.04%) VBScript
8 6 (2.04%) VB
9 5 (1.70%) PL/SQL
10 4 (1.36%) C++
11 3 (1.02%) COBOL
11 3 (1.02%) RPG
11 3 (1.02%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.68%) XQuery
12 2 (0.68%) PL/1
12 2 (0.68%) C
12 2 (0.68%) VB6
13 1 (0.34%) Scala
Qualifications
1 17 (5.78%) Degree
2 15 (5.10%) ISEB
3 11 (3.74%) Security Cleared
4 9 (3.06%) DV Cleared
5 6 (2.04%) SC Cleared
5 6 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (1.70%) ISTQB
7 4 (1.36%) ISEB Practitioner
8 3 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (1.02%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 3 (1.02%) APMP
8 3 (1.02%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.34%) PMP
10 1 (0.34%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (9.18%) QA
2 13 (4.42%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.02%) P3O
3 3 (1.02%) HL7
4 1 (0.34%) SLA
Systems Management
1 7 (2.38%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.02%) Puppet
2 3 (1.02%) Vagrant
2 3 (1.02%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 53 (18.03%) Oracle
2 34 (11.56%) Microsoft
3 14 (4.76%) Informatica
4 9 (3.06%) Apple
4 9 (3.06%) SAP
5 7 (2.38%) Twitter
6 6 (2.04%) Zend
6 6 (2.04%) PeopleSoft
6 6 (2.04%) HP
7 5 (1.70%) Adobe
8 3 (1.02%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.02%) IBM
8 3 (1.02%) Google
8 3 (1.02%) Atlassian
8 3 (1.02%) Xamarin
8 3 (1.02%) MobileIron
9 2 (0.68%) Appcelerator
9 2 (0.68%) Sun
9 2 (0.68%) Siebel
10 1 (0.34%) Compaq
Buckinghamshire
JM
Rate: £350 - £374 per day + Likely to be renewed contract
Posted: 17 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Computer People
Posted: 18 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Arrows Group
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £380 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Premier IT
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Rate: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum 6 Month Fixed Term Contract with opt
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Agile Recruitment
Rate: Based on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago