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 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 1 1 11
Rank change year-on-year
0 +10
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 122 50 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 49.00% 36.76% 9.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 55.20% 39.68% 16.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 28 8
Median daily rate £450 £425 £591
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -28.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £368 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £552 £530 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £38.77 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+9.62% +7.69%
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
221 126 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 88.76% 92.65% 56.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 84 41
Median daily rate £418 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £606
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 2
Median hourly rate £21.00 £27.78 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.40% +63.41%
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 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 1 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 1 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 81 (35.06%) Java
2 77 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 72 (31.17%) Scrum
4 61 (26.41%) JavaScript
5 56 (24.24%) SC Cleared
6 55 (23.81%) HTML
6 55 (23.81%) Git (software)
7 53 (22.94%) CSS
8 44 (19.05%) TDD
9 38 (16.45%) Jenkins
10 37 (16.02%) Web Services
10 37 (16.02%) Linux
11 36 (15.58%) PostgreSQL
12 34 (14.72%) REST
12 34 (14.72%) Mentoring
13 32 (13.85%) AngularJS
14 30 (12.99%) Front End Development
14 30 (12.99%) Continuous Integration
15 28 (12.12%) Node.js
16 27 (11.69%) HTML5
16 27 (11.69%) User Experience
17 26 (11.26%) Open Source
18 25 (10.82%) BDD
19 24 (10.39%) RESTful
19 24 (10.39%) GitHub
20 23 (9.96%) DevOps
20 23 (9.96%) Tomcat
20 23 (9.96%) HTTP
20 23 (9.96%) JUnit
21 22 (9.52%) JIRA

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 23 (9.96%) Tomcat
2 16 (6.93%) Apache
3 14 (6.06%) JBoss
4 9 (3.90%) Alfresco
5 7 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (3.03%) Mule ESB
5 7 (3.03%) nginx
6 6 (2.60%) CMS
7 5 (2.16%) Confluence
8 4 (1.73%) IIS
9 3 (1.30%) WebLogic
9 3 (1.30%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.87%) Mule
10 2 (0.87%) WildFly
11 1 (0.43%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.43%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (1.30%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.43%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 1 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (10.39%) GitHub
2 14 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (2.16%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.87%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (9.96%) HTTP
2 8 (3.46%) DMZ
2 8 (3.46%) DNS
2 8 (3.46%) Firewall
2 8 (3.46%) SSL
3 7 (3.03%) Reverse Proxy
4 6 (2.60%) Internet
5 5 (2.16%) Kerberos
5 5 (2.16%) VPN
6 1 (0.43%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (15.58%) PostgreSQL
2 17 (7.36%) MySQL
3 14 (6.06%) MongoDB
3 14 (6.06%) Relational Database
4 9 (3.90%) NoSQL
4 9 (3.90%) SQL Server
5 7 (3.03%) Redis
6 3 (1.30%) DB2
6 3 (1.30%) Neo4j
7 2 (0.87%) Big Data
7 2 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.87%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.43%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.43%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 55 (23.81%) Git (software)
2 38 (16.45%) Jenkins
3 23 (9.96%) JUnit
4 22 (9.52%) JIRA
4 22 (9.52%) SonarQube
5 18 (7.79%) Gerrit
5 18 (7.79%) Maven
6 15 (6.49%) JMeter
7 13 (5.63%) Selenium
8 11 (4.76%) Subversion
9 10 (4.33%) Sonatype Nexus
10 9 (3.90%) Grunt
11 8 (3.46%) Artifactory
11 8 (3.46%) Mercurial
11 8 (3.46%) SoapUI
12 5 (2.16%) Cucumber
13 4 (1.73%) Ant
13 4 (1.73%) FitNesse
13 4 (1.73%) GitLab
13 4 (1.73%) Gradle
General
1 19 (8.23%) Finance
2 9 (3.90%) Local Government
3 7 (3.03%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.30%) Banking
4 3 (1.30%) Legal
4 3 (1.30%) Retail
5 2 (0.87%) Games
5 2 (0.87%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.43%) French Language
6 1 (0.43%) Law
Job Titles
1 92 (39.83%) Developer
2 38 (16.45%) Java Developer
3 21 (9.09%) Architect
3 21 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 20 (8.66%) Analyst
5 18 (7.79%) JavaScript Developer
6 14 (6.06%) Agile Developer
6 14 (6.06%) Business Analyst
6 14 (6.06%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 14 (6.06%) Service Architect
7 12 (5.19%) Automation Tester
7 12 (5.19%) Senior Java Developer
7 12 (5.19%) Tester
8 11 (4.76%) Delivery Manager
8 11 (4.76%) Node.js Developer
9 10 (4.33%) Designer
10 9 (3.90%) Agile Java Developer
10 9 (3.90%) Angular Developer
10 9 (3.90%) Project Manager
10 9 (3.90%) User Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (23.81%) HTML
2 53 (22.94%) CSS
3 37 (16.02%) Web Services
4 34 (14.72%) REST
5 32 (13.85%) AngularJS
6 28 (12.12%) Node.js
7 27 (11.69%) HTML5
8 24 (10.39%) RESTful
9 19 (8.23%) Spring
10 15 (6.49%) J2EE
11 13 (5.63%) Sass
12 12 (5.19%) CSS3
12 12 (5.19%) Hibernate
12 12 (5.19%) Java EE
13 11 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 10 (4.33%) ActiveMQ
14 10 (4.33%) LAMP
14 10 (4.33%) RabbitMQ
14 10 (4.33%) XML
15 9 (3.90%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 27 (11.69%) User Experience
2 19 (8.23%) Enterprise Software
3 17 (7.36%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.46%) iPad
4 8 (3.46%) Mobile App
4 8 (3.46%) Psychology
5 7 (3.03%) Embedded Systems
6 6 (2.60%) W3C
7 5 (2.16%) Visualisation
8 4 (1.73%) Data Integration
9 3 (1.30%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.87%) Biometrics
10 2 (0.87%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.87%) Minimum Viable Product
11 1 (0.43%) Fintech
11 1 (0.43%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.43%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 37 (16.02%) Linux
2 16 (6.93%) CentOS
3 13 (5.63%) Windows
4 11 (4.76%) Ubuntu
5 9 (3.90%) Mac OS X
6 8 (3.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (2.16%) Unix
7 5 (2.16%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.30%) Solaris
9 1 (0.43%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (31.17%) Scrum
2 44 (19.05%) TDD
3 34 (14.72%) Mentoring
4 30 (12.99%) Continuous Integration
4 30 (12.99%) Front End Development
5 26 (11.26%) Open Source
6 25 (10.82%) BDD
7 23 (9.96%) DevOps
8 21 (9.09%) ITIL
8 21 (9.09%) User Stories
9 17 (7.36%) Project Management
9 17 (7.36%) SDLC
9 17 (7.36%) Stakeholder Management
10 16 (6.93%) Functional Testing
10 16 (6.93%) PRINCE2
10 16 (6.93%) Software Engineering
11 15 (6.49%) ITIL V3
12 14 (6.06%) Domain-Driven Design
12 14 (6.06%) Integration Testing
12 14 (6.06%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 81 (35.06%) Java
2 61 (26.41%) JavaScript
3 19 (8.23%) Ruby
4 18 (7.79%) Python
5 17 (7.36%) PHP
6 16 (6.93%) Scala
7 15 (6.49%) Perl
8 13 (5.63%) Bash Shell
9 12 (5.19%) SQL
10 8 (3.46%) C#
10 8 (3.46%) C++
11 5 (2.16%) Shell Script
11 5 (2.16%) T-SQL
12 4 (1.73%) C
13 3 (1.30%) VB
14 2 (0.87%) Embedded C++
14 2 (0.87%) ES6
14 2 (0.87%) Go
15 1 (0.43%) R
15 1 (0.43%) XPath
Qualifications
1 77 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 56 (24.24%) SC Cleared
3 12 (5.19%) MBCS
4 11 (4.76%) BC Cleared
5 7 (3.03%) Degree
6 6 (2.60%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.43%) CISA
7 1 (0.43%) CISM
7 1 (0.43%) CISSP
7 1 (0.43%) IISP
7 1 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.43%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.63%) QA
2 2 (0.87%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.43%) ISO27005
3 1 (0.43%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (6.93%) Docker
2 8 (3.46%) vCloud
2 8 (3.46%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (2.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.73%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 3 (1.30%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.87%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (6.93%) Ansible
2 14 (6.06%) ZABBIX
3 13 (5.63%) Puppet
4 8 (3.46%) Rundeck
4 8 (3.46%) Salt
5 7 (3.03%) HAProxy
5 7 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
5 7 (3.03%) Kibana
5 7 (3.03%) logstash
6 3 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (1.30%) Oracle Identity Management
7 2 (0.87%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 16 (6.93%) Guidewire
2 15 (6.49%) VMware
3 13 (5.63%) Red Hat
4 11 (4.76%) Oracle
5 10 (4.33%) Microsoft
6 8 (3.46%) Black Duck
6 8 (3.46%) Sonatype
6 8 (3.46%) Veracode
7 7 (3.03%) HP
8 6 (2.60%) Twitter
9 5 (2.16%) Google
9 5 (2.16%) ServiceNow
10 3 (1.30%) Atlassian
10 3 (1.30%) ForgeRock
10 3 (1.30%) IBM
11 2 (0.87%) Adobe
11 2 (0.87%) Hortonworks
11 2 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.87%) Teradata
12 1 (0.43%) Remedy
Croydon, Surrey
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