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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 6 12 18
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +6
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 156 146 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 14.87% 11.21% 7.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.67% 14.01% 10.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 92 63
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £263 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £502 £475 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £385 £368
% change year-on-year
+9.74% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Median hourly rate £38.50 £40.00 £24.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.75% +64.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+17.36% +2.85%
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
883 1042 913
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 84.18% 80.03% 77.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 479 508 509
Median daily rate £401 £363 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.48% +2.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 27 30
Median hourly rate £38.50 £27.50 £15.97
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% +72.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.65 £11.59 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £27.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -1.61%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 +7 125 £410 +10.81% 21
High Wycombe +4 6 £240 +6.66% 7
Amersham - 1 - -
Agile Software Development
South East

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 88 (29.63%) Finance
2 86 (28.96%) Scrum
3 77 (25.93%) Java
4 76 (25.59%) JavaScript
4 76 (25.59%) SQL
5 67 (22.56%) .NET
6 63 (21.21%) C#
7 60 (20.20%) HTML
7 60 (20.20%) SQL Server
8 59 (19.87%) Banking
9 55 (18.52%) TDD
10 52 (17.51%) CSS
11 50 (16.84%) Project Management
12 49 (16.50%) Microsoft
13 44 (14.81%) SOAP
13 44 (14.81%) PRINCE2
14 43 (14.48%) Oracle
15 39 (13.13%) DevOps
16 37 (12.46%) AngularJS
17 35 (11.78%) Retail
18 34 (11.45%) Waterfall
19 33 (11.11%) MS Office
20 32 (10.77%) XML
21 30 (10.10%) SDLC
22 29 (9.76%) Security Cleared
23 28 (9.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 28 (9.43%) Software Engineering
24 27 (9.09%) HTML5
24 27 (9.09%) Business Analysis
25 26 (8.75%) jQuery

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 (6.06%) WebSphere
2 13 (4.38%) IIS
3 11 (3.70%) Apache
4 9 (3.03%) SAS
5 6 (2.02%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (2.02%) Node.js
6 4 (1.35%) Apache Spark
6 4 (1.35%) JBoss
7 3 (1.01%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.67%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.67%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.34%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.34%) CMS
9 1 (0.34%) Drupal
9 1 (0.34%) Liferay
9 1 (0.34%) Mule
9 1 (0.34%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.34%) WebLogic
Applications
1 33 (11.11%) MS Office
2 24 (8.08%) MS Excel
3 18 (6.06%) MS Visio
4 10 (3.37%) MS Project
5 6 (2.02%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (1.35%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (2.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (2.02%) Temenos T24
3 2 (0.67%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.34%) Staffware
4 1 (0.34%) Temenos Globus
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.68%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (1.68%) SaaS
2 4 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.34%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.34%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.34%) IaaS
4 1 (0.34%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.71%) LDAP
2 12 (4.04%) SMTP
3 7 (2.36%) HTTP
3 7 (2.36%) Internet
4 3 (1.01%) Intranet
5 2 (0.67%) Skype
6 1 (0.34%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (20.20%) SQL Server
2 21 (7.07%) Big Data
3 12 (4.04%) Relational Database
4 9 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (2.69%) BusinessObjects
5 8 (2.69%) Hadoop
5 8 (2.69%) PowerCenter
6 7 (2.36%) DB2
7 6 (2.02%) BusinessObjects XI
7 6 (2.02%) Oracle Database
7 6 (2.02%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (2.02%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (2.02%) QlikView
7 6 (2.02%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (1.68%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (1.68%) NoSQL
8 5 (1.68%) RDBMS
9 4 (1.35%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 4 (1.35%) Data Mining
9 4 (1.35%) HBase
Development Applications
1 24 (8.08%) Selenium
2 12 (4.04%) Visual Studio
3 11 (3.70%) Eclipse
4 10 (3.37%) Maven
5 8 (2.69%) gulp
5 8 (2.69%) HP UFT
5 8 (2.69%) JIRA
5 8 (2.69%) JUnit
5 8 (2.69%) webpack
6 6 (2.02%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (2.02%) WebDriver
7 5 (1.68%) Android Studio
7 5 (1.68%) Grunt
8 4 (1.35%) Git (software)
8 4 (1.35%) NUnit
8 4 (1.35%) Rational Rose
8 4 (1.35%) TeamCity
9 3 (1.01%) eggPlant
10 2 (0.67%) Bower
10 2 (0.67%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 88 (29.63%) Finance
2 59 (19.87%) Banking
3 35 (11.78%) Retail
4 10 (3.37%) Telecoms
5 8 (2.69%) Electronics
5 8 (2.69%) Marketing
6 7 (2.36%) Manufacturing
7 6 (2.02%) Spanish Language
8 4 (1.35%) Automotive
8 4 (1.35%) Retail Banking
9 3 (1.01%) Corporate Banking
10 2 (0.67%) General Ledger
10 2 (0.67%) Publishing
11 1 (0.34%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.34%) Games
11 1 (0.34%) Legal
Job Titles
1 120 (40.40%) Developer
2 69 (23.23%) Analyst
3 40 (13.47%) Project Manager
4 37 (12.46%) Business Analyst
5 27 (9.09%) Senior Developer
6 25 (8.42%) .NET Developer
7 24 (8.08%) Test Analyst
8 18 (6.06%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 18 (6.06%) Java Developer
9 14 (4.71%) C# Developer
10 13 (4.38%) Architect
10 13 (4.38%) C# .NET Developer
11 12 (4.04%) Consultant
12 10 (3.37%) Agile Project Manager
13 9 (3.03%) Designer
13 9 (3.03%) Financial Analyst
13 9 (3.03%) JavaScript Developer
13 9 (3.03%) WPF Developer
14 8 (2.69%) Development Manager
14 8 (2.69%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (22.56%) .NET
2 60 (20.20%) HTML
3 52 (17.51%) CSS
4 44 (14.81%) SOAP
5 37 (12.46%) AngularJS
6 32 (10.77%) XML
7 28 (9.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 27 (9.09%) HTML5
9 26 (8.75%) jQuery
10 21 (7.07%) Spring
11 18 (6.06%) REST
11 18 (6.06%) WPF
12 16 (5.39%) ASP.NET
13 15 (5.05%) Hibernate
13 15 (5.05%) JSP
13 15 (5.05%) Laravel
13 15 (5.05%) WCF
14 14 (4.71%) CSS3
15 13 (4.38%) J2EE
16 12 (4.04%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 20 (6.73%) User Experience
2 15 (5.05%) Computer Science
3 12 (4.04%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (3.70%) Mobile App
5 9 (3.03%) Mobile Banking
6 6 (2.02%) Data Integration
7 5 (1.68%) Blockchain
7 5 (1.68%) Cryptocurrency
8 4 (1.35%) Visualisation
9 3 (1.01%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (0.67%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.67%) Credit Risk
10 2 (0.67%) Market Risk
10 2 (0.67%) Smart Meter
10 2 (0.67%) SWIFT
11 1 (0.34%) Artificial Intelligence
11 1 (0.34%) Biometrics
11 1 (0.34%) FMCG
11 1 (0.34%) iPad
11 1 (0.34%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 23 (7.74%) Unix
2 17 (5.72%) Windows
3 13 (4.38%) Android
4 12 (4.04%) Apple iOS
5 11 (3.70%) zOS
6 9 (3.03%) Linux
7 1 (0.34%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (28.96%) Scrum
2 55 (18.52%) TDD
3 50 (16.84%) Project Management
4 44 (14.81%) PRINCE2
5 39 (13.13%) DevOps
6 34 (11.45%) Waterfall
7 30 (10.10%) SDLC
8 28 (9.43%) Software Engineering
9 27 (9.09%) Business Analysis
10 25 (8.42%) Stakeholder Management
11 24 (8.08%) Business Intelligence
12 23 (7.74%) Unit Testing
13 21 (7.07%) User Stories
14 19 (6.40%) E-Commerce
14 19 (6.40%) Front End Development
15 18 (6.06%) MVVM
16 17 (5.72%) MVC
17 16 (5.39%) Web Development
18 15 (5.05%) Test Scripting
18 15 (5.05%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 77 (25.93%) Java
2 76 (25.59%) JavaScript
2 76 (25.59%) SQL
3 63 (21.21%) C#
4 15 (5.05%) PHP
5 12 (4.04%) PowerShell
5 12 (4.04%) VB
6 9 (3.03%) PL/SQL
7 7 (2.36%) T-SQL
8 6 (2.02%) Python
9 5 (1.68%) ES6
10 4 (1.35%) Scala
10 4 (1.35%) TypeScript
11 3 (1.01%) C++
11 3 (1.01%) CoffeeScript
12 2 (0.67%) C
12 2 (0.67%) Embedded C
12 2 (0.67%) JCL
12 2 (0.67%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.34%) XPath
Qualifications
1 29 (9.76%) Security Cleared
2 24 (8.08%) SC Cleared
3 18 (6.06%) Degree
3 18 (6.06%) ISEB
4 13 (4.38%) DV Cleared
5 7 (2.36%) Sun Certification
6 6 (2.02%) ISTQB
7 4 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.67%) ISEB Practitioner
8 2 (0.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.67%) PMP
9 1 (0.34%) HNC
9 1 (0.34%) HND
9 1 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.34%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.71%) QA
2 10 (3.37%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.34%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (4.04%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.34%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (2.69%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 49 (16.50%) Microsoft
2 43 (14.48%) Oracle
3 21 (7.07%) SAP
4 16 (5.39%) IBM
5 14 (4.71%) IFS
6 9 (3.03%) Red Hat
7 8 (2.69%) Adobe
8 7 (2.36%) Sun
9 6 (2.02%) Informatica
9 6 (2.02%) Temenos
10 4 (1.35%) Cloudera
11 3 (1.01%) Remedy
12 2 (0.67%) HP
12 2 (0.67%) MicroStrategy
12 2 (0.67%) RedGate
13 1 (0.34%) BMC
13 1 (0.34%) Cognos
13 1 (0.34%) Compaq
13 1 (0.34%) Tableau
13 1 (0.34%) Tealeaf
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