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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 120 80 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 43.96% 41.45% 38.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 48.78% 49.08% 44.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 47 50
Median daily rate £425 £450 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £340 £386
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £514 £703
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.19 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+5.74% +10.86%
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
246 163 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 90.11% 84.46% 87.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 113 114
Median daily rate £413 £450 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -4.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £680
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Median hourly rate £27.00 £12.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+116.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +32.03%

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 30 September 2016.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 109 (44.86%) Security Cleared
2 100 (41.15%) Scrum
3 91 (37.45%) SC Cleared
4 81 (33.33%) Java
5 76 (31.28%) Git (software)
6 67 (27.57%) JIRA
7 61 (25.10%) Linux
8 57 (23.46%) PostgreSQL
8 57 (23.46%) Jenkins
9 54 (22.22%) JavaScript
10 53 (21.81%) DevOps
11 49 (20.16%) HTML
12 48 (19.75%) CSS
13 45 (18.52%) SonarQube
14 44 (18.11%) JUnit
15 43 (17.70%) Continuous Integration
16 42 (17.28%) TDD
16 42 (17.28%) REST
17 39 (16.05%) Docker
17 39 (16.05%) Maven
18 37 (15.23%) Continuous Delivery
19 36 (14.81%) Apache
19 36 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
20 35 (14.40%) Configuration Management
20 35 (14.40%) Ruby
21 34 (13.99%) Ansible
21 34 (13.99%) CentOS
22 33 (13.58%) Amazon AWS
23 32 (13.17%) Confluence
23 32 (13.17%) BDD

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 36 (14.81%) Apache
2 32 (13.17%) Confluence
2 32 (13.17%) Elasticsearch
3 24 (9.88%) Tomcat
4 16 (6.58%) JBoss
5 8 (3.29%) nginx
6 7 (2.88%) IIS
6 7 (2.88%) Mule ESB
6 7 (2.88%) WebLogic
6 7 (2.88%) WebSphere
7 5 (2.06%) MS Exchange
8 3 (1.23%) Alfresco
8 3 (1.23%) CMS
8 3 (1.23%) Oracle Workflow
8 3 (1.23%) WildFly
9 1 (0.41%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.41%) Jetty
Applications
1 21 (8.64%) HipChat
2 2 (0.82%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.41%) MS Project
3 1 (0.41%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.41%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 33 (13.58%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (7.82%) GitHub
3 6 (2.47%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.65%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.82%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (9.88%) HTTP
2 22 (9.05%) DNS
3 21 (8.64%) OpenLDAP
3 21 (8.64%) OpenVPN
3 21 (8.64%) SSH
4 13 (5.35%) Firewall
5 10 (4.12%) Kerberos
5 10 (4.12%) Reverse Proxy
6 8 (3.29%) DMZ
6 8 (3.29%) LDAP
6 8 (3.29%) VPN
7 5 (2.06%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (2.06%) Network Security
8 3 (1.23%) IPsec
9 2 (0.82%) SSL
10 1 (0.41%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (23.46%) PostgreSQL
2 26 (10.70%) Hadoop
3 18 (7.41%) MySQL
4 11 (4.53%) Relational Database
5 10 (4.12%) MongoDB
6 8 (3.29%) NoSQL
7 7 (2.88%) DB2
7 7 (2.88%) Redis
8 6 (2.47%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (2.06%) Crystal Reports
9 5 (2.06%) Oracle Database
10 4 (1.65%) Big Data
11 3 (1.23%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (1.23%) SQL Server
12 2 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.82%) Neo4j
13 1 (0.41%) Data Mining
13 1 (0.41%) GIS
13 1 (0.41%) Power BI
13 1 (0.41%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 76 (31.28%) Git (software)
2 67 (27.57%) JIRA
3 57 (23.46%) Jenkins
4 45 (18.52%) SonarQube
5 44 (18.11%) JUnit
6 39 (16.05%) Maven
7 31 (12.76%) Ant
8 30 (12.35%) Sonatype Nexus
9 29 (11.93%) JIRA Agile
10 21 (8.64%) Liquibase
11 20 (8.23%) Subversion
12 18 (7.41%) Bitbucket
13 17 (7.00%) JMeter
14 16 (6.58%) Selenium
15 15 (6.17%) Gerrit
15 15 (6.17%) SoapUI
16 9 (3.70%) Cucumber
16 9 (3.70%) Mercurial
17 7 (2.88%) Artifactory
17 7 (2.88%) Toad
General
1 16 (6.58%) Finance
2 8 (3.29%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.65%) Legal
4 3 (1.23%) Local Government
4 3 (1.23%) Retail
5 2 (0.82%) Games
5 2 (0.82%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.41%) Banking
Job Titles
1 70 (28.81%) Developer
2 26 (10.70%) Analyst
2 26 (10.70%) Java Developer
3 20 (8.23%) DevOps Engineer
4 19 (7.82%) Business Analyst
5 16 (6.58%) Tester
6 15 (6.17%) Architect
7 14 (5.76%) Automation Tester
8 13 (5.35%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 13 (5.35%) Senior Developer
9 10 (4.12%) Consultant
9 10 (4.12%) DevOps Consultant
9 10 (4.12%) JavaScript Developer
9 10 (4.12%) Scrum Master
10 9 (3.70%) Node.js Developer
10 9 (3.70%) Technical Leader
10 9 (3.70%) User Researcher
11 8 (3.29%) Senior Java Developer
11 8 (3.29%) Technical Architect
12 7 (2.88%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (20.16%) HTML
2 48 (19.75%) CSS
3 42 (17.28%) REST
4 30 (12.35%) AngularJS
5 29 (11.93%) RESTful
5 29 (11.93%) Web Services
6 22 (9.05%) HTML5
7 21 (8.64%) ELK Stack
7 21 (8.64%) MCollective
7 21 (8.64%) Software Packaging
8 20 (8.23%) Node.js
9 17 (7.00%) Spring
10 15 (6.17%) LAMP
11 13 (5.35%) J2EE
12 12 (4.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 11 (4.53%) RabbitMQ
13 11 (4.53%) Sass
13 11 (4.53%) SOAP
14 10 (4.12%) OAuth
14 10 (4.12%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (10.70%) User Experience
2 20 (8.23%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (6.58%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (3.70%) iPad
5 8 (3.29%) Data Integration
5 8 (3.29%) Psychology
6 6 (2.47%) Visualisation
7 5 (2.06%) Embedded Systems
7 5 (2.06%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.23%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.82%) Biometrics
9 2 (0.82%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.82%) Minimum Viable Product
10 1 (0.41%) Clustering
10 1 (0.41%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.41%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 61 (25.10%) Linux
2 34 (13.99%) CentOS
3 16 (6.58%) Ubuntu
4 9 (3.70%) Mac OS X
5 8 (3.29%) Windows
6 7 (2.88%) Solaris
7 6 (2.47%) Unix
8 3 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (41.15%) Scrum
2 53 (21.81%) DevOps
3 43 (17.70%) Continuous Integration
4 42 (17.28%) TDD
5 37 (15.23%) Continuous Delivery
6 36 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
7 35 (14.40%) Configuration Management
8 32 (13.17%) BDD
9 31 (12.76%) Mentoring
10 30 (12.35%) Workflow
11 28 (11.52%) Service Management
12 25 (10.29%) Coaching
12 25 (10.29%) Front End Development
13 24 (9.88%) Open Source
13 24 (9.88%) User Stories
14 21 (8.64%) Case Management
14 21 (8.64%) Identity Management
15 20 (8.23%) Functional Testing
16 19 (7.82%) Project Management
16 19 (7.82%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 81 (33.33%) Java
2 54 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 35 (14.40%) Ruby
4 21 (8.64%) Shell Script
5 19 (7.82%) Python
5 19 (7.82%) SQL
6 15 (6.17%) Perl
6 15 (6.17%) Scala
7 11 (4.53%) PHP
8 9 (3.70%) Bash Shell
9 8 (3.29%) Groovy
10 5 (2.06%) C++
10 5 (2.06%) PL/SQL
11 4 (1.65%) C#
11 4 (1.65%) ES6
12 3 (1.23%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.41%) C
13 1 (0.41%) Go
13 1 (0.41%) R
13 1 (0.41%) VBA
Qualifications
1 109 (44.86%) Security Cleared
2 91 (37.45%) SC Cleared
3 24 (9.88%) BC Cleared
4 19 (7.82%) BPSS Clearance
5 18 (7.41%) CTC Cleared
6 11 (4.53%) DV Cleared
7 8 (3.29%) Degree
8 5 (2.06%) MCSA
8 5 (2.06%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.82%) APMP
9 2 (0.82%) PMP
9 2 (0.82%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.12%) QA
2 4 (1.65%) Government Security Classifications
3 2 (0.82%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.82%) SDET
3 2 (0.82%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (16.05%) Docker
2 28 (11.52%) vCloud
3 21 (8.64%) Postfix
3 21 (8.64%) Squid
4 20 (8.23%) Active Directory
5 8 (3.29%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (0.82%) vSphere
8 1 (0.41%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.41%) Xen
Systems Management
1 34 (13.99%) Ansible
2 29 (11.93%) Puppet
2 29 (11.93%) ZABBIX
3 28 (11.52%) Kibana
3 28 (11.52%) logstash
4 24 (9.88%) Kubernetes
5 21 (8.64%) Rancher
5 21 (8.64%) Terraform
6 8 (3.29%) HAProxy
6 8 (3.29%) Salt
7 7 (2.88%) Oracle Identity Management
7 7 (2.88%) Rundeck
8 6 (2.47%) HP Quality Center
9 5 (2.06%) Opscode Chef
10 3 (1.23%) Consul
10 3 (1.23%) Packer
Vendors
1 31 (12.76%) Oracle
1 31 (12.76%) VMware
2 29 (11.93%) Atlassian
3 28 (11.52%) Sonatype
4 14 (5.76%) Guidewire
5 11 (4.53%) IBM
6 8 (3.29%) Microsoft
6 8 (3.29%) Red Hat
7 7 (2.88%) Black Duck
7 7 (2.88%) ForgeRock
7 7 (2.88%) Veracode
8 6 (2.47%) Twitter
9 5 (2.06%) CheckPoint
9 5 (2.06%) Cisco
9 5 (2.06%) HP
10 4 (1.65%) Google
11 3 (1.23%) AppDynamics
12 2 (0.82%) Hortonworks
12 2 (0.82%) SAP
13 1 (0.41%) Adobe
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