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 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Agile Software Development
London / Croydon
Rank 3 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 77 67 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 33.33% 31.60% 25.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 37.02% 35.64% 30.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 44 20
Median daily rate £456 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £340 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £554 £500 £561
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £43.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £45.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-8.88% +21.62%

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
208 188 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 90.04% 88.68% 83.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 145 64
Median daily rate £450 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £300 £372
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £585 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £43.50 £12.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+248.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 24 January 2017.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 99 (50.77%) Security Cleared
2 95 (48.72%) SC Cleared
3 72 (36.92%) Scrum
4 60 (30.77%) JIRA
5 57 (29.23%) DevOps
6 53 (27.18%) Java
7 49 (25.13%) Linux
8 48 (24.62%) Jenkins
9 47 (24.10%) Git (software)
10 39 (20.00%) Docker
10 39 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
11 36 (18.46%) PostgreSQL
11 36 (18.46%) Confluence
12 33 (16.92%) Service Management
12 33 (16.92%) CentOS
12 33 (16.92%) Maven
13 32 (16.41%) Puppet
13 32 (16.41%) Kubernetes
14 31 (15.90%) Amazon AWS
14 31 (15.90%) Ansible
14 31 (15.90%) Configuration Management
15 30 (15.38%) Workflow
15 30 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
15 30 (15.38%) JavaScript
16 29 (14.87%) JUnit
16 29 (14.87%) Oracle
16 29 (14.87%) SonarQube
16 29 (14.87%) JIRA Agile
17 28 (14.36%) TDD
18 27 (13.85%) Terraform

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 (18.46%) Confluence
2 27 (13.85%) Elasticsearch
3 25 (12.82%) Apache
4 9 (4.62%) nginx
5 6 (3.08%) CMS
5 6 (3.08%) MS Exchange
6 3 (1.54%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.03%) Jetty
7 2 (1.03%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (1.03%) WildFly
8 1 (0.51%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.51%) IIS
8 1 (0.51%) JBoss
8 1 (0.51%) Mule ESB
8 1 (0.51%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.51%) WebSphere
Applications
1 21 (10.77%) HipChat
2 1 (0.51%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.51%) MS Project
2 1 (0.51%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 31 (15.90%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.59%) GitHub
3 5 (2.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 5 (2.56%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (2.56%) Amazon S3
3 5 (2.56%) AWS CloudTrail
3 5 (2.56%) Route 53
3 5 (2.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.51%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (12.31%) DNS
2 21 (10.77%) OpenLDAP
2 21 (10.77%) OpenVPN
2 21 (10.77%) SSH
3 20 (10.26%) VPN
4 13 (6.67%) Reverse Proxy
5 11 (5.64%) Firewall
6 10 (5.13%) IPsec
6 10 (5.13%) LDAP
7 8 (4.10%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (3.08%) Network Security
9 4 (2.05%) HTTP
10 3 (1.54%) SSL
11 2 (1.03%) DMZ
11 2 (1.03%) Kerberos
12 1 (0.51%) SNMP
12 1 (0.51%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (18.46%) PostgreSQL
2 24 (12.31%) Hadoop
3 14 (7.18%) Oracle Database
4 13 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
5 10 (5.13%) BusinessObjects
6 9 (4.62%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (2.56%) Amazon RDS
7 5 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (2.56%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.54%) MySQL
9 2 (1.03%) Big Data
10 1 (0.51%) Amazon Redshift
10 1 (0.51%) Data Lake
10 1 (0.51%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.51%) DB2
10 1 (0.51%) GIS
10 1 (0.51%) Oracle ODI
10 1 (0.51%) Pentaho
10 1 (0.51%) Power BI
10 1 (0.51%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 60 (30.77%) JIRA
2 48 (24.62%) Jenkins
3 47 (24.10%) Git (software)
4 33 (16.92%) Maven
5 29 (14.87%) JIRA Agile
5 29 (14.87%) JUnit
5 29 (14.87%) SonarQube
6 24 (12.31%) Ant
7 23 (11.79%) Sonatype Nexus
8 21 (10.77%) Liquibase
9 12 (6.15%) Bitbucket
9 12 (6.15%) Subversion
10 9 (4.62%) Gradle
11 8 (4.10%) Cucumber
11 8 (4.10%) Hudson
11 8 (4.10%) Selenium
12 5 (2.56%) JMeter
13 4 (2.05%) SoapUI
14 3 (1.54%) Grunt
14 3 (1.54%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 18 (9.23%) Finance
2 5 (2.56%) Legal
3 2 (1.03%) Local Government
4 1 (0.51%) Billing
4 1 (0.51%) Marketing
4 1 (0.51%) Retail
4 1 (0.51%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (19.49%) Developer
2 29 (14.87%) Analyst
3 19 (9.74%) Business Analyst
4 18 (9.23%) DevOps Engineer
5 15 (7.69%) Consultant
6 13 (6.67%) Architect
7 11 (5.64%) Designer
8 9 (4.62%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 9 (4.62%) Scrum Master
9 8 (4.10%) Build Manager
9 8 (4.10%) Java Developer
10 7 (3.59%) AWS DevOps
10 7 (3.59%) DevOps Consultant
10 7 (3.59%) JavaScript Developer
10 7 (3.59%) Release Manager
11 6 (3.08%) Analyst Programmer
11 6 (3.08%) Programmer
11 6 (3.08%) Service Manager
11 6 (3.08%) Tester
12 5 (2.56%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (12.31%) Web Services
2 23 (11.79%) REST
2 23 (11.79%) Software Packaging
3 22 (11.28%) ELK Stack
4 21 (10.77%) MCollective
5 19 (9.74%) CSS
6 18 (9.23%) HTML
7 17 (8.72%) RESTful
8 10 (5.13%) HTML5
9 9 (4.62%) AngularJS
10 8 (4.10%) CSS3
11 7 (3.59%) Node.js
11 7 (3.59%) Sass
12 6 (3.08%) SOAP
12 6 (3.08%) Spring
13 4 (2.05%) Hibernate
13 4 (2.05%) Play Framework
13 4 (2.05%) XML
14 3 (1.54%) Kafka
14 3 (1.54%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.21%) User Experience
2 10 (5.13%) Virtual Team
3 5 (2.56%) Computer Science
3 5 (2.56%) iPad
3 5 (2.56%) Public Cloud
4 4 (2.05%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.03%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.51%) Clustering
6 1 (0.51%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.51%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.51%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.51%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.51%) Minimum Viable Product
6 1 (0.51%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.51%) NHS
6 1 (0.51%) PKI
6 1 (0.51%) RIA
6 1 (0.51%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.51%) Social Media
6 1 (0.51%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 49 (25.13%) Linux
2 33 (16.92%) CentOS
3 10 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (5.13%) Ubuntu
4 7 (3.59%) RancherOS
4 7 (3.59%) VyOS
5 5 (2.56%) Unix
5 5 (2.56%) Windows
6 1 (0.51%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (36.92%) Scrum
2 57 (29.23%) DevOps
3 39 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 33 (16.92%) Service Management
5 31 (15.90%) Configuration Management
6 30 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 30 (15.38%) Workflow
7 28 (14.36%) TDD
8 27 (13.85%) Continuous Delivery
9 25 (12.82%) Waterfall
10 24 (12.31%) BDD
11 21 (10.77%) Identity Management
12 16 (8.21%) Case Management
12 16 (8.21%) SDLC
13 15 (7.69%) Project Management
14 13 (6.67%) Coaching
14 13 (6.67%) Pair Programming
14 13 (6.67%) Service Design
15 12 (6.15%) Business Analysis
16 11 (5.64%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 53 (27.18%) Java
2 30 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 21 (10.77%) Shell Script
4 18 (9.23%) Ruby
5 13 (6.67%) Groovy
5 13 (6.67%) SQL
6 10 (5.13%) PL/SQL
6 10 (5.13%) Scala
7 8 (4.10%) Bash Shell
8 4 (2.05%) Python
9 3 (1.54%) Perl
10 2 (1.03%) ES6
10 2 (1.03%) PHP
11 1 (0.51%) C
11 1 (0.51%) C#
11 1 (0.51%) C++
11 1 (0.51%) Go
11 1 (0.51%) VBA
Qualifications
1 99 (50.77%) Security Cleared
2 95 (48.72%) SC Cleared
3 18 (9.23%) DV Cleared
4 17 (8.72%) BPSS Clearance
5 12 (6.15%) CTC Cleared
6 11 (5.64%) BC Cleared
7 7 (3.59%) Degree
8 6 (3.08%) MCSA
8 6 (3.08%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (1.54%) ISEB
10 2 (1.03%) APMP
10 2 (1.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (1.03%) PMP
11 1 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.51%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (9.23%) QA
2 5 (2.56%) Government Security Classifications
3 3 (1.54%) SDET
4 2 (1.03%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.51%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (20.00%) Docker
2 23 (11.79%) vCloud
3 21 (10.77%) Postfix
3 21 (10.77%) Squid
4 15 (7.69%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.03%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (1.03%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.03%) Xen
6 1 (0.51%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 32 (16.41%) Kubernetes
1 32 (16.41%) Puppet
2 31 (15.90%) Ansible
3 27 (13.85%) Terraform
4 26 (13.33%) ZABBIX
5 22 (11.28%) Kibana
5 22 (11.28%) logstash
6 21 (10.77%) Rancher
7 11 (5.64%) Consul
7 11 (5.64%) Packer
8 9 (4.62%) HAProxy
9 2 (1.03%) FortiGate
9 2 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (0.51%) Hadoop YARN
10 1 (0.51%) Oracle Identity Management
10 1 (0.51%) Rsyslog
10 1 (0.51%) Salt
10 1 (0.51%) yum
Vendors
1 29 (14.87%) Oracle
2 26 (13.33%) VMware
3 22 (11.28%) Atlassian
4 21 (10.77%) Sonatype
5 11 (5.64%) AppDynamics
6 9 (4.62%) Microsoft
7 8 (4.10%) Cisco
8 7 (3.59%) Vyatta
9 6 (3.08%) CheckPoint
9 6 (3.08%) IBM
10 5 (2.56%) HP
10 5 (2.56%) SAP
11 4 (2.05%) Guidewire
12 2 (1.03%) AlienVault
12 2 (1.03%) Juniper
12 2 (1.03%) Palo Alto
12 2 (1.03%) Red Hat
13 1 (0.51%) CA
13 1 (0.51%) Informatica
13 1 (0.51%) Mapinfo