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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 3 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 105 66 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 42.34% 38.60% 34.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 47.73% 43.42% 39.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 38 50
Median daily rate £450 £450 £481
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £346 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £509 £753
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £43.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.75 £43.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-4.02% +24.28%
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
220 152 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 88.71% 88.89% 88.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 105 116
Median daily rate £450 £425 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -9.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £502 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £43.50 £12.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+248.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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 3 December 2016.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 3 December 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.

1 107 (47.14%) Security Cleared
2 101 (44.49%) SC Cleared
3 98 (43.17%) Scrum
4 79 (34.80%) JIRA
5 67 (29.52%) Git (software)
6 64 (28.19%) Linux
7 62 (27.31%) Java
7 62 (27.31%) Jenkins
7 62 (27.31%) DevOps
8 49 (21.59%) PostgreSQL
9 47 (20.70%) Continuous Integration
9 47 (20.70%) JUnit
10 46 (20.26%) Confluence
11 44 (19.38%) Configuration Management
11 44 (19.38%) SonarQube
11 44 (19.38%) Docker
12 43 (18.94%) Maven
13 42 (18.50%) JavaScript
13 42 (18.50%) Oracle
13 42 (18.50%) CentOS
14 41 (18.06%) Amazon AWS
14 41 (18.06%) Puppet
14 41 (18.06%) Service Management
15 40 (17.62%) Ansible
16 39 (17.18%) Continuous Delivery
16 39 (17.18%) Stakeholder Management
16 39 (17.18%) Apache
17 37 (16.30%) Ant
17 37 (16.30%) Workflow
17 37 (16.30%) Elasticsearch

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 46 (20.26%) Confluence
2 39 (17.18%) Apache
3 37 (16.30%) Elasticsearch
4 15 (6.61%) Tomcat
5 10 (4.41%) nginx
6 8 (3.52%) JBoss
7 6 (2.64%) IIS
7 6 (2.64%) WebLogic
7 6 (2.64%) WebSphere
8 5 (2.20%) MS Exchange
9 4 (1.76%) CMS
10 3 (1.32%) WildFly
11 2 (0.88%) Jetty
11 2 (0.88%) Mule ESB
11 2 (0.88%) Oracle Workflow
12 1 (0.44%) Alfresco
12 1 (0.44%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 29 (12.78%) HipChat
2 2 (0.88%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.88%) MS Project
2 2 (0.88%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 41 (18.06%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.52%) GitHub
3 6 (2.64%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (2.20%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 5 (2.20%) Amazon S3
4 5 (2.20%) AWS CloudTrail
4 5 (2.20%) Route 53
4 5 (2.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.44%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (14.10%) DNS
2 29 (12.78%) OpenLDAP
2 29 (12.78%) OpenVPN
2 29 (12.78%) SSH
3 20 (8.81%) VPN
4 19 (8.37%) HTTP
5 14 (6.17%) Reverse Proxy
6 11 (4.85%) Firewall
7 10 (4.41%) IPsec
7 10 (4.41%) LDAP
8 9 (3.96%) Kerberos
9 7 (3.08%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (2.20%) Network Security
11 3 (1.32%) DMZ
11 3 (1.32%) SSL
12 1 (0.44%) SNMP
12 1 (0.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (21.59%) PostgreSQL
2 34 (14.98%) Hadoop
3 14 (6.17%) Oracle Database
4 13 (5.73%) Oracle Database 11g
5 10 (4.41%) BusinessObjects
6 9 (3.96%) Crystal Reports
6 9 (3.96%) MySQL
7 7 (3.08%) Relational Database
8 6 (2.64%) DB2
9 5 (2.20%) Amazon RDS
10 4 (1.76%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (1.76%) SQL Server
11 3 (1.32%) Big Data
12 2 (0.88%) MongoDB
12 2 (0.88%) NoSQL
13 1 (0.44%) Amazon Redshift
13 1 (0.44%) GIS
13 1 (0.44%) Pentaho
13 1 (0.44%) Power BI
13 1 (0.44%) Redis
Development Applications
1 79 (34.80%) JIRA
2 67 (29.52%) Git (software)
3 62 (27.31%) Jenkins
4 47 (20.70%) JUnit
5 44 (19.38%) SonarQube
6 43 (18.94%) Maven
7 37 (16.30%) Ant
7 37 (16.30%) JIRA Agile
8 32 (14.10%) Sonatype Nexus
9 29 (12.78%) Liquibase
10 20 (8.81%) Bitbucket
11 17 (7.49%) Subversion
12 15 (6.61%) JMeter
13 13 (5.73%) Selenium
13 13 (5.73%) SoapUI
14 10 (4.41%) Cucumber
15 8 (3.52%) Gerrit
16 6 (2.64%) Toad
17 4 (1.76%) Grunt
17 4 (1.76%) Mercurial
General
1 17 (7.49%) Finance
2 5 (2.20%) Legal
3 4 (1.76%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.88%) Local Government
5 1 (0.44%) Games
5 1 (0.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 45 (19.82%) Developer
2 27 (11.89%) Analyst
3 23 (10.13%) DevOps Engineer
4 19 (8.37%) Consultant
5 16 (7.05%) Architect
5 16 (7.05%) Business Analyst
6 14 (6.17%) Tester
7 12 (5.29%) Automation Tester
7 12 (5.29%) Java Developer
8 11 (4.85%) DevOps Consultant
8 11 (4.85%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 10 (4.41%) Designer
10 9 (3.96%) Scrum Master
11 8 (3.52%) Technical Leader
12 7 (3.08%) AWS DevOps
12 7 (3.08%) Release Manager
12 7 (3.08%) Senior Developer
13 6 (2.64%) Analyst Programmer
13 6 (2.64%) Programmer
13 6 (2.64%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (14.10%) REST
2 31 (13.66%) Software Packaging
3 30 (13.22%) ELK Stack
3 30 (13.22%) HTML
4 29 (12.78%) CSS
4 29 (12.78%) MCollective
5 23 (10.13%) RESTful
6 19 (8.37%) Web Services
7 17 (7.49%) AngularJS
8 13 (5.73%) HTML5
9 12 (5.29%) Node.js
10 11 (4.85%) Spring
11 10 (4.41%) CSS3
12 9 (3.96%) LAMP
12 9 (3.96%) OAuth
12 9 (3.96%) SAML
12 9 (3.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 8 (3.52%) SOAP
14 7 (3.08%) Kafka
15 6 (2.64%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 15 (6.61%) User Experience
2 10 (4.41%) iPad
2 10 (4.41%) Virtual Team
3 9 (3.96%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.20%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.20%) Public Cloud
5 4 (1.76%) Data Integration
5 4 (1.76%) Psychology
5 4 (1.76%) Visualisation
6 3 (1.32%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.88%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.44%) Clustering
8 1 (0.44%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.44%) Minimum Viable Product
8 1 (0.44%) NHS
8 1 (0.44%) PKI
8 1 (0.44%) RIA
8 1 (0.44%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 64 (28.19%) Linux
2 42 (18.50%) CentOS
3 11 (4.85%) Ubuntu
4 10 (4.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (4.41%) Windows
5 7 (3.08%) RancherOS
5 7 (3.08%) VyOS
6 6 (2.64%) Solaris
7 5 (2.20%) Mac OS X
8 4 (1.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (43.17%) Scrum
2 62 (27.31%) DevOps
3 47 (20.70%) Continuous Integration
4 44 (19.38%) Configuration Management
5 41 (18.06%) Service Management
6 39 (17.18%) Continuous Delivery
6 39 (17.18%) Stakeholder Management
7 37 (16.30%) Workflow
8 29 (12.78%) Identity Management
8 29 (12.78%) TDD
9 26 (11.45%) Waterfall
10 24 (10.57%) BDD
10 24 (10.57%) Case Management
11 21 (9.25%) Coaching
11 21 (9.25%) Project Management
12 19 (8.37%) Front End Development
12 19 (8.37%) Functional Testing
13 18 (7.93%) Software Engineering
14 17 (7.49%) SDLC
15 14 (6.17%) Identity Access Management
Programming Languages
1 62 (27.31%) Java
2 42 (18.50%) JavaScript
3 32 (14.10%) Ruby
4 29 (12.78%) Shell Script
5 20 (8.81%) SQL
6 11 (4.85%) Python
7 9 (3.96%) Bash Shell
7 9 (3.96%) Perl
7 9 (3.96%) PL/SQL
8 8 (3.52%) Groovy
8 8 (3.52%) Scala
9 4 (1.76%) ES6
10 3 (1.32%) C#
10 3 (1.32%) C++
10 3 (1.32%) PHP
11 1 (0.44%) C
11 1 (0.44%) Go
11 1 (0.44%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.44%) VBA
Qualifications
1 107 (47.14%) Security Cleared
2 101 (44.49%) SC Cleared
3 20 (8.81%) CTC Cleared
4 18 (7.93%) BPSS Clearance
4 18 (7.93%) DV Cleared
5 13 (5.73%) BC Cleared
6 7 (3.08%) Degree
7 5 (2.20%) MCSA
7 5 (2.20%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.88%) APMP
8 2 (0.88%) PMP
9 1 (0.44%) ISEB
9 1 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.44%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.41%) QA
2 4 (1.76%) Government Security Classifications
3 2 (0.88%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.88%) SDET
3 2 (0.88%) SLA
System Software
1 44 (19.38%) Docker
2 32 (14.10%) vCloud
3 29 (12.78%) Postfix
3 29 (12.78%) Squid
4 19 (8.37%) Active Directory
5 3 (1.32%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.88%) Xen
7 1 (0.44%) HDFS
7 1 (0.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 41 (18.06%) Puppet
2 40 (17.62%) Ansible
3 36 (15.86%) Kubernetes
4 35 (15.42%) Terraform
4 35 (15.42%) ZABBIX
5 31 (13.66%) Kibana
5 31 (13.66%) logstash
6 29 (12.78%) Rancher
7 11 (4.85%) Consul
7 11 (4.85%) Packer
8 10 (4.41%) HAProxy
9 6 (2.64%) Oracle Identity Management
10 5 (2.20%) HP Quality Center
11 3 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
12 2 (0.88%) FortiGate
12 2 (0.88%) Salt
13 1 (0.44%) Hadoop YARN
13 1 (0.44%) Rsyslog
13 1 (0.44%) Rundeck
13 1 (0.44%) yum
Vendors
1 42 (18.50%) Oracle
2 36 (15.86%) VMware
3 31 (13.66%) Atlassian
4 30 (13.22%) Sonatype
5 11 (4.85%) AppDynamics
5 11 (4.85%) IBM
6 9 (3.96%) Guidewire
7 7 (3.08%) Cisco
7 7 (3.08%) HP
7 7 (3.08%) Microsoft
7 7 (3.08%) Vyatta
8 6 (2.64%) ForgeRock
9 5 (2.20%) CheckPoint
9 5 (2.20%) SAP
10 4 (1.76%) Twitter
11 3 (1.32%) Red Hat
12 2 (0.88%) AlienVault
12 2 (0.88%) Juniper
12 2 (0.88%) Palo Alto
13 1 (0.44%) Black Duck