The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon 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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 143 56 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 50.89% 40.29% 20.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 57.89% 44.44% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 23 14
Median daily rate £445 £450 £589
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.11% -23.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £394 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £539 £685
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +11.11%
Agile Software Development
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Croydon region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
247 126 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 87.90% 90.65% 68.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 70 49
Median daily rate £418 £425 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.76% -1.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £690
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 2
Median hourly rate £27.00 £27.78 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.80% +63.41%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Croydon 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 Croydon

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Croydon region.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Croydon region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 86 (35.54%) Java
2 84 (34.71%) Scrum
3 79 (32.64%) Security Cleared
4 69 (28.51%) Git (software)
5 63 (26.03%) JavaScript
6 56 (23.14%) HTML
6 56 (23.14%) SC Cleared
7 55 (22.73%) Jenkins
8 53 (21.90%) CSS
9 49 (20.25%) Linux
10 46 (19.01%) PostgreSQL
11 43 (17.77%) REST
12 42 (17.36%) TDD
13 41 (16.94%) JUnit
14 39 (16.12%) JIRA
15 38 (15.70%) Continuous Integration
15 38 (15.70%) SonarQube
16 35 (14.46%) Web Services
17 34 (14.05%) AngularJS
18 33 (13.64%) Mentoring
18 33 (13.64%) DevOps
19 31 (12.81%) Front End Development
19 31 (12.81%) Maven
19 31 (12.81%) Ruby
19 31 (12.81%) Apache
20 30 (12.40%) BDD
20 30 (12.40%) RESTful
21 29 (11.98%) HTTP
22 28 (11.57%) Open Source
23 27 (11.16%) Continuous Delivery

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon 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 31 (12.81%) Apache
2 25 (10.33%) Tomcat
3 18 (7.44%) Elasticsearch
4 17 (7.02%) JBoss
5 16 (6.61%) Confluence
6 8 (3.31%) Alfresco
6 8 (3.31%) IIS
6 8 (3.31%) nginx
7 7 (2.89%) Mule ESB
7 7 (2.89%) WebLogic
7 7 (2.89%) WebSphere
8 5 (2.07%) CMS
9 3 (1.24%) WildFly
10 1 (0.41%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.41%) Jetty
10 1 (0.41%) Mule
10 1 (0.41%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 10 (4.13%) HipChat
2 3 (1.24%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.41%) GIMP
3 1 (0.41%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.41%) MS Project
3 1 (0.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (9.50%) GitHub
2 22 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (4.96%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (2.07%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 29 (11.98%) HTTP
2 16 (6.61%) DNS
3 10 (4.13%) Kerberos
3 10 (4.13%) OpenLDAP
3 10 (4.13%) OpenVPN
3 10 (4.13%) SSH
4 9 (3.72%) DMZ
4 9 (3.72%) Firewall
5 7 (2.89%) Reverse Proxy
6 6 (2.48%) SSL
6 6 (2.48%) VPN
7 4 (1.65%) Internet
8 1 (0.41%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (19.01%) PostgreSQL
2 22 (9.09%) MySQL
3 14 (5.79%) Hadoop
3 14 (5.79%) Relational Database
4 12 (4.96%) MongoDB
5 10 (4.13%) SQL Server
6 9 (3.72%) NoSQL
7 7 (2.89%) DB2
7 7 (2.89%) Redis
8 4 (1.65%) Big Data
9 3 (1.24%) Neo4j
10 2 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.41%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.41%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 69 (28.51%) Git (software)
2 55 (22.73%) Jenkins
3 41 (16.94%) JUnit
4 39 (16.12%) JIRA
5 38 (15.70%) SonarQube
6 31 (12.81%) Maven
7 21 (8.68%) Gerrit
7 21 (8.68%) JMeter
8 20 (8.26%) Sonatype Nexus
9 18 (7.44%) Ant
9 18 (7.44%) Selenium
10 16 (6.61%) Subversion
11 15 (6.20%) SoapUI
12 10 (4.13%) Bitbucket
12 10 (4.13%) JIRA Agile
12 10 (4.13%) Liquibase
13 9 (3.72%) Grunt
13 9 (3.72%) Mercurial
14 8 (3.31%) Artifactory
15 7 (2.89%) Cucumber
General
1 19 (7.85%) Finance
2 8 (3.31%) Telecoms
3 7 (2.89%) Local Government
4 3 (1.24%) Banking
4 3 (1.24%) Legal
5 2 (0.83%) Games
5 2 (0.83%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.83%) Retail
6 1 (0.41%) French Language
Job Titles
1 87 (35.95%) Developer
2 34 (14.05%) Java Developer
3 21 (8.68%) Analyst
4 19 (7.85%) Tester
5 18 (7.44%) Senior Developer
6 17 (7.02%) Automation Tester
7 16 (6.61%) JavaScript Developer
8 15 (6.20%) Architect
8 15 (6.20%) Business Analyst
9 14 (5.79%) Delivery Manager
10 13 (5.37%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 12 (4.96%) DevOps Engineer
12 11 (4.55%) Node.js Developer
12 11 (4.55%) Senior Java Developer
13 10 (4.13%) Agile Developer
13 10 (4.13%) Consultant
14 9 (3.72%) Angular Developer
14 9 (3.72%) Designer
14 9 (3.72%) Project Manager
14 9 (3.72%) User Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (23.14%) HTML
2 53 (21.90%) CSS
3 43 (17.77%) REST
4 35 (14.46%) Web Services
5 34 (14.05%) AngularJS
6 30 (12.40%) RESTful
7 26 (10.74%) Node.js
8 25 (10.33%) HTML5
9 17 (7.02%) Spring
10 15 (6.20%) J2EE
10 15 (6.20%) LAMP
11 13 (5.37%) Sass
12 12 (4.96%) Java EE
12 12 (4.96%) SOAP
12 12 (4.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 11 (4.55%) MCollective
13 11 (4.55%) RabbitMQ
14 10 (4.13%) ELK Stack
14 10 (4.13%) OAuth
14 10 (4.13%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 26 (10.74%) User Experience
2 20 (8.26%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (7.02%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (3.72%) iPad
5 8 (3.31%) Data Integration
5 8 (3.31%) Psychology
6 7 (2.89%) Embedded Systems
6 7 (2.89%) Mobile App
7 6 (2.48%) Visualisation
8 4 (1.65%) W3C
9 3 (1.24%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.24%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.83%) Biometrics
10 2 (0.83%) Minimum Viable Product
11 1 (0.41%) Fintech
11 1 (0.41%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.41%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 49 (20.25%) Linux
2 25 (10.33%) CentOS
3 17 (7.02%) Windows
4 10 (4.13%) Ubuntu
5 9 (3.72%) Mac OS X
6 7 (2.89%) Solaris
7 6 (2.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (2.48%) Unix
8 5 (2.07%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.41%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (34.71%) Scrum
2 42 (17.36%) TDD
3 38 (15.70%) Continuous Integration
4 33 (13.64%) DevOps
4 33 (13.64%) Mentoring
5 31 (12.81%) Front End Development
6 30 (12.40%) BDD
7 28 (11.57%) Open Source
8 27 (11.16%) Continuous Delivery
8 27 (11.16%) User Stories
9 26 (10.74%) Stakeholder Management
10 24 (9.92%) Project Management
11 22 (9.09%) Functional Testing
12 21 (8.68%) Software Engineering
13 19 (7.85%) Configuration Management
13 19 (7.85%) Service Management
14 18 (7.44%) Coaching
15 17 (7.02%) Defect Tracking
15 17 (7.02%) Identity Access Management
16 16 (6.61%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 86 (35.54%) Java
2 63 (26.03%) JavaScript
3 31 (12.81%) Ruby
4 23 (9.50%) Python
5 20 (8.26%) Perl
6 17 (7.02%) PHP
6 17 (7.02%) Scala
7 16 (6.61%) SQL
8 14 (5.79%) Shell Script
9 12 (4.96%) Bash Shell
10 9 (3.72%) C#
11 8 (3.31%) C++
12 5 (2.07%) T-SQL
13 4 (1.65%) C
14 3 (1.24%) ES6
14 3 (1.24%) VB
15 2 (0.83%) Embedded C++
15 2 (0.83%) Go
16 1 (0.41%) R
16 1 (0.41%) XPath
Qualifications
1 79 (32.64%) Security Cleared
2 56 (23.14%) SC Cleared
3 13 (5.37%) BC Cleared
4 10 (4.13%) CTC Cleared
5 7 (2.89%) Degree
6 6 (2.48%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (1.24%) MBCS
8 2 (0.83%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.41%) CISA
9 1 (0.41%) CISM
9 1 (0.41%) CISSP
9 1 (0.41%) IISP
9 1 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.13%) QA
2 1 (0.41%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.41%) ISO27005
2 1 (0.41%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.41%) SDET
2 1 (0.41%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (10.74%) Docker
2 18 (7.44%) vCloud
3 10 (4.13%) Postfix
3 10 (4.13%) Squid
4 9 (3.72%) Virtual Machines
5 7 (2.89%) Active Directory
6 4 (1.65%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 4 (1.65%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (0.83%) vSphere
8 1 (0.41%) Xen
Systems Management
1 26 (10.74%) Ansible
2 22 (9.09%) ZABBIX
3 21 (8.68%) Puppet
4 17 (7.02%) Kibana
4 17 (7.02%) logstash
5 12 (4.96%) Kubernetes
6 10 (4.13%) Rancher
6 10 (4.13%) Terraform
7 8 (3.31%) HAProxy
7 8 (3.31%) Rundeck
7 8 (3.31%) Salt
8 7 (2.89%) Oracle Identity Management
9 6 (2.48%) HP Quality Center
10 3 (1.24%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (10.33%) Oracle
2 24 (9.92%) VMware
3 18 (7.44%) Sonatype
4 16 (6.61%) Guidewire
5 14 (5.79%) Red Hat
6 13 (5.37%) Atlassian
7 10 (4.13%) Microsoft
8 8 (3.31%) Black Duck
8 8 (3.31%) Veracode
9 7 (2.89%) ForgeRock
9 7 (2.89%) IBM
10 6 (2.48%) HP
10 6 (2.48%) ServiceNow
10 6 (2.48%) Twitter
11 5 (2.07%) Google
12 2 (0.83%) Adobe
12 2 (0.83%) Hortonworks
12 2 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (0.83%) Teradata
13 1 (0.41%) SAP
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