The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gatwick 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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 2 10 4
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -6
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 21 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 32.31% 10.87% 19.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 35.59% 13.51% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 4 4
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£325 £413 £346
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.21% +19.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £299 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £413 £594
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £353
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +1.42%
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 Gatwick region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gatwick
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
59 37 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 90.77% 80.43% 77.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 27 18
Average daily rate £343 £363 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.51% -9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £220 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £440 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 1
Average hourly rate £50.00 £16.25 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+207.69% -50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Gatwick region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Gatwick region.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gatwick 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 12 (40.00%) Scrum
2 10 (33.33%) SQL
2 10 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 9 (30.00%) REST
4 8 (26.67%) Android
4 8 (26.67%) .NET
4 8 (26.67%) Oracle
4 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
4 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
4 8 (26.67%) Mobile Development
4 8 (26.67%) User Experience
5 7 (23.33%) PL/SQL
5 7 (23.33%) Web Services
6 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
6 6 (20.00%) Android Development
7 5 (16.67%) Android SDK
7 5 (16.67%) Windows
7 5 (16.67%) PRINCE2
7 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET
7 5 (16.67%) Visual Studio
7 5 (16.67%) C#
7 5 (16.67%) ION Trading
7 5 (16.67%) Subversion
7 5 (16.67%) JSON
8 4 (13.33%) WCF
8 4 (13.33%) .NET Framework
8 4 (13.33%) Automated Testing
8 4 (13.33%) Software Engineering
8 4 (13.33%) Waterfall
8 4 (13.33%) Apple iOS

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gatwick 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 4 (13.33%) Mule
1 4 (13.33%) Mule ESB
2 1 (3.33%) IIS
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) SaaS
1 3 (10.00%) GitHub
2 2 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.33%) RDBMS
2 4 (13.33%) Relational Database
3 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (10.00%) DataStage
3 3 (10.00%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Visual Studio
1 5 (16.67%) Subversion
2 4 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (13.33%) MSBuild
3 3 (10.00%) Maven
4 2 (6.67%) ClearCase
4 2 (6.67%) ClearQuest
4 2 (6.67%) JIRA
5 1 (3.33%) MorphX
General
1 2 (6.67%) Finance
1 2 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (53.33%) Developer
2 5 (16.67%) Android Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Project Manager
4 3 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 3 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Senior C# Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Designer
5 2 (6.67%) CRM Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Cloud Developer
5 2 (6.67%) iOS Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (30.00%) REST
2 8 (26.67%) .NET
3 7 (23.33%) Web Services
4 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 5 (16.67%) JSON
4 5 (16.67%) Android SDK
5 4 (13.33%) WCF
5 4 (13.33%) .NET Framework
5 4 (13.33%) Entity Framework
6 3 (10.00%) OAuth
6 3 (10.00%) SOAP
6 3 (10.00%) SAML
6 3 (10.00%) XML
6 3 (10.00%) JMS
7 2 (6.67%) Cocoa
7 2 (6.67%) Cocoa Touch
8 1 (3.33%) Core Animation
8 1 (3.33%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 8 (26.67%) User Experience
3 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.33%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 8 (26.67%) Android
2 5 (16.67%) Windows
3 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (13.33%) Apple iOS
4 3 (10.00%) UNIX
5 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Scrum
2 8 (26.67%) Mobile Development
3 6 (20.00%) Android Development
4 5 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 4 (13.33%) UML
5 4 (13.33%) OOP
5 4 (13.33%) Project Management
5 4 (13.33%) Automated Testing
5 4 (13.33%) Software Engineering
5 4 (13.33%) Unit Testing
5 4 (13.33%) Waterfall
6 3 (10.00%) Open Source
6 3 (10.00%) iOS Development
6 3 (10.00%) Data Analysis
6 3 (10.00%) SOA
6 3 (10.00%) ETL
6 3 (10.00%) Workflow
6 3 (10.00%) CRM
7 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
7 2 (6.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 10 (33.33%) SQL
2 7 (23.33%) PL/SQL
3 5 (16.67%) C#
4 4 (13.33%) Java
5 3 (10.00%) T-SQL
5 3 (10.00%) Shell Script
6 2 (6.67%) Objective-C
6 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
6 2 (6.67%) C
6 2 (6.67%) Apple Swift
6 2 (6.67%) ANSI C
7 1 (3.33%) X++
7 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
1 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) DO-178B
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
1 8 (26.67%) Oracle
2 5 (16.67%) ION Trading
3 4 (13.33%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (10.00%) Informatica
4 3 (10.00%) Apple
4 3 (10.00%) Teradata
5 1 (3.33%) MuleSoft
5 1 (3.33%) Baan
5 1 (3.33%) JD Edwards
5 1 (3.33%) VMware
5 1 (3.33%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (3.33%) SAP