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 2 September 2015 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 1 2 11
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 77 23 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 41.40% 26.44% 9.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 50.33% 32.39% 12.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 18 8
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£450 £494 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.90% +25.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £443 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £665 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Agile Software Development
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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
153 71 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 82.26% 81.61% 77.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 63 59
Average daily rate £450 £438 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £260 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £605 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.83 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+21.13% -11.30%

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 2 September 2015.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 60 (49.59%) Security Cleared
2 42 (34.71%) SC Cleared
3 41 (33.88%) Scrum
4 38 (31.40%) JavaScript
5 37 (30.58%) Java
6 35 (28.93%) Git (software)
7 33 (27.27%) HTML
8 32 (26.45%) jQuery
9 30 (24.79%) CSS
10 28 (23.14%) PostgreSQL
11 27 (22.31%) Linux
11 27 (22.31%) Continuous Integration
12 26 (21.49%) Jenkins
12 26 (21.49%) Ansible
13 25 (20.66%) Open Source
13 25 (20.66%) Puppet
14 24 (19.83%) Maven
15 23 (19.01%) JBoss
16 22 (18.18%) Apache
16 22 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
16 22 (18.18%) VMware
16 22 (18.18%) CentOS
16 22 (18.18%) Node.js
17 21 (17.36%) CSS3
17 21 (17.36%) HTML5
17 21 (17.36%) Unit Testing
17 21 (17.36%) Tomcat
17 21 (17.36%) SQL
18 20 (16.53%) Red Hat
18 20 (16.53%) Ubuntu

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 23 (19.01%) JBoss
2 22 (18.18%) Apache
2 22 (18.18%) Node.js
3 21 (17.36%) Tomcat
4 16 (13.22%) nginx
5 15 (12.40%) Confluence
6 14 (11.57%) Alfresco
7 13 (10.74%) Jetty
7 13 (10.74%) SAS
8 12 (9.92%) Mule ESB
9 11 (9.09%) WildFly
9 11 (9.09%) Mule
10 9 (7.44%) GlassFish
10 9 (7.44%) WebLogic
10 9 (7.44%) iPlanet
10 9 (7.44%) Apache Qpid
10 9 (7.44%) Apache TomEE
10 9 (7.44%) Elasticsearch
10 9 (7.44%) Tornado
11 3 (2.48%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (7.44%) MS Office
2 8 (6.61%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.61%) Adobe Illustrator
2 8 (6.61%) Photoshop
3 7 (5.79%) MS Project
4 2 (1.65%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 9 (7.44%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.65%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.44%) OpenShift
2 8 (6.61%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (5.79%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.83%) PaaS
4 1 (0.83%) GitHub
4 1 (0.83%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.09%) HTTP
2 9 (7.44%) VPN
2 9 (7.44%) Firewall
2 9 (7.44%) OpenLDAP
3 7 (5.79%) DMZ
4 3 (2.48%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (0.83%) X.509
5 1 (0.83%) DNS
5 1 (0.83%) SSL
5 1 (0.83%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (23.14%) PostgreSQL
2 19 (15.70%) MySQL
2 19 (15.70%) MongoDB
3 12 (9.92%) Base SAS
3 12 (9.92%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 10 (8.26%) Redis
5 9 (7.44%) Riak
5 9 (7.44%) InterSystems Cache
5 9 (7.44%) Infinispan
6 5 (4.13%) NoSQL
6 5 (4.13%) SQL Server
7 4 (3.31%) Data Mining
8 3 (2.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (2.48%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (2.48%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.65%) SSDT
9 2 (1.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.65%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.65%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.83%) HBase
Development Applications
1 35 (28.93%) Git (software)
2 26 (21.49%) Jenkins
3 24 (19.83%) Maven
4 20 (16.53%) Artifactory
5 19 (15.70%) Selenium
6 18 (14.88%) JIRA
6 18 (14.88%) JMeter
6 18 (14.88%) Gerrit
7 17 (14.05%) Gradle
8 12 (9.92%) SonarQube
9 9 (7.44%) Mocha
9 9 (7.44%) JUnit
10 8 (6.61%) Subversion
10 8 (6.61%) Jasmine
11 7 (5.79%) Ant
12 6 (4.96%) Mercurial
12 6 (4.96%) PhantomJS
13 5 (4.13%) Cucumber
14 4 (3.31%) Hudson
14 4 (3.31%) FishEye
General
1 18 (14.88%) Telecoms
2 9 (7.44%) Finance
3 3 (2.48%) Marketing
4 1 (0.83%) Billing
Job Titles
1 42 (34.71%) Developer
2 18 (14.88%) Analyst
3 15 (12.40%) Business Analyst
4 14 (11.57%) Java Developer
5 10 (8.26%) Architect
6 9 (7.44%) SAS Developer
7 8 (6.61%) Delivery Manager
7 8 (6.61%) UI Developer
7 8 (6.61%) UI Programmer
8 7 (5.79%) DevOps Engineer
8 7 (5.79%) Java Architect
9 6 (4.96%) Project Manager
9 6 (4.96%) Senior Analyst
10 5 (4.13%) Senior Business Analyst
10 5 (4.13%) ETL Developer
11 4 (3.31%) Insurance Business Analyst
11 4 (3.31%) Web Engineer
11 4 (3.31%) Operations Engineer
12 3 (2.48%) ScrumMaster
12 3 (2.48%) User Experience Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (27.27%) HTML
2 32 (26.45%) jQuery
3 30 (24.79%) CSS
4 21 (17.36%) HTML5
4 21 (17.36%) CSS3
5 20 (16.53%) AngularJS
6 16 (13.22%) Spring
6 16 (13.22%) Hibernate
7 15 (12.40%) Web Services
8 14 (11.57%) JSON
8 14 (11.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 14 (11.57%) RabbitMQ
9 12 (9.92%) REST
9 12 (9.92%) J2EE
10 11 (9.09%) JDBC
10 11 (9.09%) Ajax
10 11 (9.09%) Ember.js
10 11 (9.09%) Backbone.js
10 11 (9.09%) Apache Camel
11 10 (8.26%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.70%) W3C
2 13 (10.74%) User Experience
3 6 (4.96%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.31%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.31%) Tandem
5 3 (2.48%) Animation
5 3 (2.48%) Visualisation
5 3 (2.48%) Social Media
5 3 (2.48%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.65%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.83%) Human Factors
7 1 (0.83%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.83%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 27 (22.31%) Linux
2 22 (18.18%) CentOS
3 20 (16.53%) Ubuntu
4 17 (14.05%) UNIX
4 17 (14.05%) Windows
5 5 (4.13%) Solaris
6 4 (3.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (3.31%) Mac OS
7 2 (1.65%) pSOS
8 1 (0.83%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (33.88%) Scrum
2 27 (22.31%) Continuous Integration
3 25 (20.66%) Open Source
4 22 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 21 (17.36%) Unit Testing
6 18 (14.88%) DevOps
7 17 (14.05%) Configuration Management
7 17 (14.05%) Project Management
8 16 (13.22%) PRINCE2
8 16 (13.22%) TDD
9 15 (12.40%) Document Management
10 14 (11.57%) BDD
11 13 (10.74%) Waterfall
11 13 (10.74%) MVC
12 12 (9.92%) ETL
12 12 (9.92%) Requirements Analysis
12 12 (9.92%) Performance Tuning
12 12 (9.92%) ETL Development
13 11 (9.09%) Microservices
13 11 (9.09%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 38 (31.40%) JavaScript
2 37 (30.58%) Java
3 21 (17.36%) SQL
4 16 (13.22%) Ruby
5 13 (10.74%) Bash Shell
6 12 (9.92%) SAS Macro
7 11 (9.09%) Python
7 11 (9.09%) PHP
8 10 (8.26%) Perl
9 7 (5.79%) C#
10 6 (4.96%) C++
11 5 (4.13%) Go
12 2 (1.65%) Scala
12 2 (1.65%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.83%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 60 (49.59%) Security Cleared
2 42 (34.71%) SC Cleared
3 11 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 10 (8.26%) DV Cleared
5 6 (4.96%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (4.13%) MCTS
7 4 (3.31%) CTC Cleared
8 3 (2.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (1.65%) ISEB
9 2 (1.65%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.83%) ISEB Practitioner
10 1 (0.83%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.65%) QA
1 2 (1.65%) P3O
2 1 (0.83%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 18 (14.88%) vCloud
2 14 (11.57%) Docker
3 12 (9.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (7.44%) Varnish
4 9 (7.44%) Active Directory
4 9 (7.44%) Squid
5 1 (0.83%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 26 (21.49%) Ansible
2 25 (20.66%) Puppet
3 19 (15.70%) ZABBIX
4 16 (13.22%) HAProxy
5 15 (12.40%) Salt
6 12 (9.92%) Kibana
6 12 (9.92%) Rundeck
6 12 (9.92%) logstash
7 8 (6.61%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (3.31%) HP Quality Center
8 4 (3.31%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.83%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 22 (18.18%) VMware
2 20 (16.53%) Red Hat
3 12 (9.92%) Oracle
3 12 (9.92%) Greenplum
4 11 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 10 (8.26%) Pega
5 10 (8.26%) Twitter
6 9 (7.44%) Splunk
7 7 (5.79%) Google
8 4 (3.31%) Atlassian
8 4 (3.31%) Sun
8 4 (3.31%) HP
9 3 (2.48%) Percona
9 3 (2.48%) Guidewire
9 3 (2.48%) SaltStack
10 1 (0.83%) Perforce
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