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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 1 3 18
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +15
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 96 37 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 37.35% 26.43% 6.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 40.17% 29.60% 9.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 32 7
Average daily rate £438 £406 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -9.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £353 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £462
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £380 £370
% change year-on-year
+8.55% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.25 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+17.36% +2.85%
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
239 125 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 93.00% 89.29% 67.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 109 53
Average daily rate £413 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Average hourly rate £21.00 - £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Croydon region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 May 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 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 63 (36.00%) Security Cleared
2 60 (34.29%) Java
3 51 (29.14%) SC Cleared
4 46 (26.29%) Scrum
5 41 (23.43%) HTML
6 40 (22.86%) JavaScript
6 40 (22.86%) CSS
7 32 (18.29%) ITIL
8 31 (17.71%) Git (software)
9 29 (16.57%) TDD
10 25 (14.29%) PRINCE2
10 25 (14.29%) Web Services
10 25 (14.29%) Linux
10 25 (14.29%) HTML5
11 24 (13.71%) Jenkins
12 22 (12.57%) AngularJS
12 22 (12.57%) PostgreSQL
13 21 (12.00%) Mentoring
14 20 (11.43%) REST
14 20 (11.43%) Front End Development
14 20 (11.43%) MBCS
15 18 (10.29%) RESTful
15 18 (10.29%) Finance
15 18 (10.29%) ITIL V3
15 18 (10.29%) Node.js
16 16 (9.14%) Continuous Integration
17 15 (8.57%) GitHub
17 15 (8.57%) Open Source
18 14 (8.00%) CSS3
18 14 (8.00%) DevOps

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 18 (10.29%) Node.js
2 11 (6.29%) Apache
3 10 (5.71%) Tomcat
4 9 (5.14%) Alfresco
5 6 (3.43%) CMS
5 6 (3.43%) JBoss
6 3 (1.71%) Confluence
7 2 (1.14%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.14%) IIS
7 2 (1.14%) Mule
7 2 (1.14%) Mule ESB
7 2 (1.14%) nginx
8 1 (0.57%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.57%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.57%) WildFly
Applications
1 3 (1.71%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.14%) MS Office
3 1 (0.57%) GIMP
3 1 (0.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (8.57%) GitHub
2 10 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.71%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (1.71%) Office 365
5 1 (0.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.43%) HTTP
2 7 (4.00%) DNS
2 7 (4.00%) SSL
3 6 (3.43%) Internet
4 4 (2.29%) Firewall
5 3 (1.71%) DMZ
5 3 (1.71%) VPN
6 2 (1.14%) Reverse Proxy
6 2 (1.14%) SMTP
7 1 (0.57%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (12.57%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (5.71%) MongoDB
3 9 (5.14%) SQL Server
4 7 (4.00%) MySQL
4 7 (4.00%) Relational Database
5 6 (3.43%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.71%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.14%) Redis
7 2 (1.14%) Star Schema
8 1 (0.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.57%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.57%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.57%) Data Mart
8 1 (0.57%) DB2
8 1 (0.57%) HBase
8 1 (0.57%) Neo4j
8 1 (0.57%) Snowflake Schema
8 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 31 (17.71%) Git (software)
2 24 (13.71%) Jenkins
3 14 (8.00%) JIRA
3 14 (8.00%) JUnit
4 12 (6.86%) Maven
5 11 (6.29%) Gerrit
5 11 (6.29%) JMeter
6 10 (5.71%) Selenium
6 10 (5.71%) SonarQube
7 6 (3.43%) Grunt
8 5 (2.86%) Subversion
9 3 (1.71%) Artifactory
9 3 (1.71%) FitNesse
9 3 (1.71%) GitLab
9 3 (1.71%) gulp
9 3 (1.71%) Jasmine
9 3 (1.71%) Mercurial
9 3 (1.71%) Protractor
9 3 (1.71%) Sonatype Nexus
10 2 (1.14%) Bower
General
1 18 (10.29%) Finance
2 8 (4.57%) Local Government
3 6 (3.43%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.29%) Banking
4 4 (2.29%) Retail
5 2 (1.14%) Law
5 2 (1.14%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.57%) French Language
Job Titles
1 72 (41.14%) Developer
2 29 (16.57%) Java Developer
3 25 (14.29%) Architect
4 22 (12.57%) Service Architect
5 14 (8.00%) Analyst
5 14 (8.00%) Senior Developer
6 12 (6.86%) JavaScript Developer
7 11 (6.29%) Designer
8 10 (5.71%) Agile Developer
8 10 (5.71%) Delivery Manager
8 10 (5.71%) Lead Developer
8 10 (5.71%) Test Analyst
9 9 (5.14%) Interaction Designer
10 8 (4.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 8 (4.57%) PHP Developer
10 8 (4.57%) Senior Java Developer
11 7 (4.00%) Agile Java Developer
11 7 (4.00%) Project Manager
11 7 (4.00%) Senior Architect
11 7 (4.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (23.43%) HTML
2 40 (22.86%) CSS
3 25 (14.29%) HTML5
3 25 (14.29%) Web Services
4 22 (12.57%) AngularJS
5 20 (11.43%) REST
6 18 (10.29%) RESTful
7 14 (8.00%) CSS3
8 11 (6.29%) Java EE
9 10 (5.71%) ActiveMQ
9 10 (5.71%) J2EE
10 9 (5.14%) Hibernate
10 9 (5.14%) SOAP
10 9 (5.14%) XML
11 8 (4.57%) .NET
12 7 (4.00%) Ajax
12 7 (4.00%) Sass
12 7 (4.00%) Spring
13 6 (3.43%) Apache Cordova
13 6 (3.43%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.71%) Mobile App
2 8 (4.57%) User Experience
3 6 (3.43%) W3C
4 5 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.29%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.71%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.71%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (1.14%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.14%) Minimum Viable Product
8 1 (0.57%) Fintech
8 1 (0.57%) iPad
8 1 (0.57%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.57%) Smartcard
8 1 (0.57%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 25 (14.29%) Linux
2 12 (6.86%) CentOS
3 11 (6.29%) Windows
4 9 (5.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (4.00%) Ubuntu
6 5 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (2.29%) Mac OS X
8 3 (1.71%) Unix
9 1 (0.57%) Solaris
9 1 (0.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (26.29%) Scrum
2 32 (18.29%) ITIL
3 29 (16.57%) TDD
4 25 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 21 (12.00%) Mentoring
6 20 (11.43%) Front End Development
7 18 (10.29%) ITIL V3
8 16 (9.14%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (8.57%) Open Source
10 14 (8.00%) DevOps
11 13 (7.43%) BDD
11 13 (7.43%) ITIL V2
11 13 (7.43%) Service Design
12 12 (6.86%) Service Delivery
13 11 (6.29%) Microservices
13 11 (6.29%) OO
14 10 (5.71%) Domain-Driven Design
14 10 (5.71%) SDLC
14 10 (5.71%) Software Engineering
14 10 (5.71%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 60 (34.29%) Java
2 40 (22.86%) JavaScript
3 13 (7.43%) PHP
3 13 (7.43%) Ruby
4 10 (5.71%) Perl
4 10 (5.71%) Scala
4 10 (5.71%) SQL
5 9 (5.14%) Bash Shell
5 9 (5.14%) Python
6 7 (4.00%) C#
7 5 (2.86%) Shell Script
8 4 (2.29%) C++
8 4 (2.29%) Go
9 3 (1.71%) C
9 3 (1.71%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.71%) VB
10 2 (1.14%) Embedded C++
10 2 (1.14%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.57%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 63 (36.00%) Security Cleared
2 51 (29.14%) SC Cleared
3 20 (11.43%) MBCS
4 2 (1.14%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.57%) CISA
5 1 (0.57%) CISM
5 1 (0.57%) CISSP
5 1 (0.57%) Degree
5 1 (0.57%) IISP
5 1 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.71%) QA
2 2 (1.14%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.57%) ISO27005
3 1 (0.57%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (3.43%) Docker
2 4 (2.29%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.71%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 3 (1.71%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 9 (5.14%) Ansible
1 9 (5.14%) Puppet
1 9 (5.14%) ZABBIX
2 3 (1.71%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.71%) Rundeck
2 3 (1.71%) Salt
3 2 (1.14%) HAProxy
3 2 (1.14%) Kibana
3 2 (1.14%) logstash
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 11 (6.29%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.14%) VMware
3 8 (4.57%) Oracle
3 8 (4.57%) Red Hat
4 6 (3.43%) Guidewire
5 5 (2.86%) HP
5 5 (2.86%) ServiceNow
6 3 (1.71%) Black Duck
6 3 (1.71%) Google
6 3 (1.71%) Sonatype
6 3 (1.71%) Veracode
7 2 (1.14%) Adobe
7 2 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.14%) SAP
7 2 (1.14%) Teradata
8 1 (0.57%) ForgeRock
8 1 (0.57%) IBM
8 1 (0.57%) Zend
Croydon, Surrey
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Rate: £450 - £520 per day
Posted: 5 days ago