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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 3 2 12
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +10
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 85 24 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 35.27% 23.30% 6.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 40.09% 28.57% 9.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 19 5
Average daily rate £450 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £375 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £583 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £36.40 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+23.62% +0.41%
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
212 84 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 87.97% 81.55% 74.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 64 38
Average daily rate £425 £400 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £375 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £635 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £20.00 £40.00 £16.92
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +136.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 5 February 2016.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 69 (44.23%) Java
2 66 (42.31%) Security Cleared
3 46 (29.49%) SC Cleared
4 40 (25.64%) JavaScript
5 37 (23.72%) Scrum
5 37 (23.72%) TDD
6 34 (21.79%) HTML
7 32 (20.51%) CSS
8 30 (19.23%) PRINCE2
8 30 (19.23%) Git (software)
9 29 (18.59%) Continuous Integration
10 28 (17.95%) Jenkins
11 26 (16.67%) BDD
12 25 (16.03%) Linux
13 24 (15.38%) DevOps
14 23 (14.74%) PostgreSQL
14 23 (14.74%) JIRA
15 22 (14.10%) Node.js
16 21 (13.46%) ITIL
17 20 (12.82%) Selenium
18 19 (12.18%) HTML5
18 19 (12.18%) Bash Shell
18 19 (12.18%) Web Services
18 19 (12.18%) Ansible
19 18 (11.54%) CentOS
20 17 (10.90%) MBCS
20 17 (10.90%) Maven
20 17 (10.90%) Ruby
20 17 (10.90%) Configuration Management
20 17 (10.90%) SQL

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 22 (14.10%) Node.js
2 14 (8.97%) JBoss
3 13 (8.33%) Tomcat
4 10 (6.41%) Alfresco
4 10 (6.41%) Confluence
5 8 (5.13%) Apache
6 7 (4.49%) WildFly
7 6 (3.85%) Mule
8 4 (2.56%) Mule ESB
8 4 (2.56%) nginx
9 3 (1.92%) CMS
9 3 (1.92%) Jetty
10 2 (1.28%) Drupal
10 2 (1.28%) SAS
11 1 (0.64%) DNN
11 1 (0.64%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.64%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (5.13%) MS Office
2 3 (1.92%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (1.92%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.92%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.28%) MS Project
3 2 (1.28%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.41%) GitHub
2 6 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.56%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (1.92%) Office 365
5 1 (0.64%) PaaS
5 1 (0.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.77%) Firewall
1 9 (5.77%) HTTP
2 8 (5.13%) VPN
3 5 (3.21%) SSL
4 4 (2.56%) DNS
4 4 (2.56%) Internet
4 4 (2.56%) Reverse Proxy
5 3 (1.92%) DMZ
6 2 (1.28%) SMTP
7 1 (0.64%) OpenLDAP
7 1 (0.64%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (14.74%) PostgreSQL
2 13 (8.33%) MongoDB
3 10 (6.41%) NoSQL
4 8 (5.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (4.49%) SQL Server
6 4 (2.56%) Data Mining
6 4 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (2.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 4 (2.56%) MySQL
6 4 (2.56%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.28%) OLAP
7 2 (1.28%) SAS EBI
7 2 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.28%) Star Schema
8 1 (0.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.64%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.64%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.64%) Data Mart
8 1 (0.64%) HBase
8 1 (0.64%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 30 (19.23%) Git (software)
2 28 (17.95%) Jenkins
3 23 (14.74%) JIRA
4 20 (12.82%) Selenium
5 17 (10.90%) Maven
6 16 (10.26%) JMeter
7 15 (9.62%) Gerrit
8 13 (8.33%) Artifactory
9 12 (7.69%) SonarQube
10 8 (5.13%) Gradle
10 8 (5.13%) Jasmine
10 8 (5.13%) JUnit
11 6 (3.85%) Cucumber
11 6 (3.85%) Subversion
12 4 (2.56%) Ant
12 4 (2.56%) Capybara
12 4 (2.56%) Gitweb
12 4 (2.56%) Mercurial
12 4 (2.56%) PhantomJS
12 4 (2.56%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 8 (5.13%) Finance
1 8 (5.13%) Telecoms
2 2 (1.28%) Law
2 2 (1.28%) Local Government
2 2 (1.28%) Retail
3 1 (0.64%) Banking
3 1 (0.64%) French Language
3 1 (0.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 58 (37.18%) Developer
2 32 (20.51%) Java Developer
3 24 (15.38%) Architect
4 18 (11.54%) Analyst
4 18 (11.54%) Service Architect
5 12 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
6 11 (7.05%) JavaScript Developer
6 11 (7.05%) Lead Developer
6 11 (7.05%) Senior Developer
6 11 (7.05%) Test Analyst
7 8 (5.13%) Project Manager
7 8 (5.13%) Senior Architect
8 7 (4.49%) Agile Developer
8 7 (4.49%) Business Analyst
8 7 (4.49%) Designer
8 7 (4.49%) Senior Java Developer
9 6 (3.85%) Agile Java Developer
9 6 (3.85%) Interaction Designer
9 6 (3.85%) Lead Java Developer
10 5 (3.21%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (21.79%) HTML
2 32 (20.51%) CSS
3 19 (12.18%) HTML5
3 19 (12.18%) Web Services
4 17 (10.90%) AngularJS
5 16 (10.26%) REST
6 13 (8.33%) RESTful
7 12 (7.69%) CSS3
8 11 (7.05%) jQuery
8 11 (7.05%) Spring
9 10 (6.41%) Hibernate
10 9 (5.77%) J2EE
10 9 (5.77%) MCollective
11 8 (5.13%) ActiveMQ
11 8 (5.13%) Apache Camel
12 7 (4.49%) Java EE
12 7 (4.49%) SOAP
13 6 (3.85%) Java SE
13 6 (3.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 6 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.49%) Mobile App
1 7 (4.49%) W3C
2 6 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (3.85%) User Experience
3 4 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.56%) Visualisation
4 3 (1.92%) Data Centre
4 3 (1.92%) Tandem
5 1 (0.64%) Animation
5 1 (0.64%) Clustering
5 1 (0.64%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.64%) Fintech
5 1 (0.64%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.64%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 25 (16.03%) Linux
2 18 (11.54%) CentOS
3 13 (8.33%) Ubuntu
4 9 (5.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (3.85%) Unix
6 5 (3.21%) Windows
7 3 (1.92%) Mac OS
7 3 (1.92%) Solaris
8 2 (1.28%) Mac OS X
8 2 (1.28%) pSOS
9 1 (0.64%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (23.72%) Scrum
1 37 (23.72%) TDD
2 30 (19.23%) PRINCE2
3 29 (18.59%) Continuous Integration
4 26 (16.67%) BDD
5 24 (15.38%) DevOps
6 21 (13.46%) ITIL
7 17 (10.90%) Configuration Management
8 14 (8.97%) Mentoring
8 14 (8.97%) SDLC
8 14 (8.97%) Waterfall
9 13 (8.33%) Domain-Driven Design
9 13 (8.33%) ITIL V3
9 13 (8.33%) Open Source
10 11 (7.05%) Project Management
11 10 (6.41%) ITIL V2
12 9 (5.77%) Build Automation
12 9 (5.77%) Data Modelling
12 9 (5.77%) Front End Development
12 9 (5.77%) OO
Programming Languages
1 69 (44.23%) Java
2 40 (25.64%) JavaScript
3 19 (12.18%) Bash Shell
4 17 (10.90%) Ruby
4 17 (10.90%) SQL
5 12 (7.69%) Perl
6 10 (6.41%) PHP
7 6 (3.85%) Go
7 6 (3.85%) PL/SQL
7 6 (3.85%) Python
7 6 (3.85%) Scala
8 3 (1.92%) C++
9 2 (1.28%) C#
9 2 (1.28%) COBOL
9 2 (1.28%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 66 (42.31%) Security Cleared
2 46 (29.49%) SC Cleared
3 17 (10.90%) MBCS
4 5 (3.21%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (3.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.13%) QA
2 6 (3.85%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 15 (9.62%) Docker
2 9 (5.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (4.49%) vCloud
4 3 (1.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 19 (12.18%) Ansible
2 17 (10.90%) Puppet
3 12 (7.69%) ZABBIX
4 6 (3.85%) Salt
5 5 (3.21%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (3.21%) Kibana
5 5 (3.21%) logstash
5 5 (3.21%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (2.56%) Rundeck
7 3 (1.92%) HAProxy
7 3 (1.92%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.64%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 16 (10.26%) VMware
2 9 (5.77%) Red Hat
3 8 (5.13%) Microsoft
4 5 (3.21%) HP
5 4 (2.56%) Google
5 4 (2.56%) Guidewire
5 4 (2.56%) Twitter
6 3 (1.92%) Atlassian
6 3 (1.92%) Rally
6 3 (1.92%) Sun
7 2 (1.28%) Percona
7 2 (1.28%) SaltStack
8 1 (0.64%) SAP
8 1 (0.64%) Sonatype
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