The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford 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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 5 8 8
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 16 20 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 14.68% 10.47% 11.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.39% 12.99% 14.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 15 10
Average daily rate £400 £400 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £291 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £414
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £36.40 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+23.62% +0.41%
Agile Software Development
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Guildford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
87 154 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 79.82% 80.63% 77.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 89 63
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 2
Average hourly rate £40.00 £33.50 £127.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% -73.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Guildford region.

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 11 (36.67%) Java
2 10 (33.33%) Finance
2 10 (33.33%) Scrum
3 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 8 (26.67%) .NET
4 7 (23.33%) Web Services
4 7 (23.33%) HTML
4 7 (23.33%) Waterfall
5 6 (20.00%) jQuery
5 6 (20.00%) C#
5 6 (20.00%) MVC
5 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 5 (16.67%) SQL
6 5 (16.67%) Games
6 5 (16.67%) Software Engineering
7 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
7 4 (13.33%) TDD
7 4 (13.33%) VB.NET
7 4 (13.33%) C++
7 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
7 4 (13.33%) XML
7 4 (13.33%) CSS
7 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (13.33%) Use Case
7 4 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (13.33%) Test Automation
7 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (13.33%) Mobile Development
8 3 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (10.00%) SDLC

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 3 (10.00%) JBoss
2 1 (3.33%) CMS
2 1 (3.33%) Drupal
2 1 (3.33%) Node.js
2 1 (3.33%) SAS
2 1 (3.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.33%) MS Office
1 1 (3.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.67%) SaaS
3 1 (3.33%) GitHub
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.33%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) FTP
2 1 (3.33%) Firewall
2 1 (3.33%) NAS
2 1 (3.33%) SAN
2 1 (3.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.00%) DTS
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.33%) Big Data
4 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.33%) DataStage
4 1 (3.33%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (3.33%) QualityStage
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (10.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (6.67%) Eclipse
3 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.67%) Selenium
4 1 (3.33%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.33%) Grunt
4 1 (3.33%) gulp
4 1 (3.33%) JIRA
4 1 (3.33%) JUnit
4 1 (3.33%) VersionOne
General
1 10 (33.33%) Finance
2 5 (16.67%) Games
3 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
4 3 (10.00%) Banking
5 2 (6.67%) Electronics
5 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
5 2 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Developer
2 6 (20.00%) Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) .NET Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Business Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Project Manager
3 4 (13.33%) Software Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Java Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Development Project Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Games Programmer
5 2 (6.67%) Insurance Business Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Java Programmer
5 2 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Lead Test Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Games Programmer
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Programmer
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Technical Development Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Technical Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Technical Project Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (26.67%) .NET
2 7 (23.33%) HTML
2 7 (23.33%) Web Services
3 6 (20.00%) jQuery
4 4 (13.33%) CSS
4 4 (13.33%) XML
5 3 (10.00%) .NET Framework
5 3 (10.00%) ADO.NET
5 3 (10.00%) Ajax
5 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (10.00%) CSS3
5 3 (10.00%) DHTML
5 3 (10.00%) HTML5
5 3 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (10.00%) Razor View Engine
5 3 (10.00%) Spring
5 3 (10.00%) WinForms
6 2 (6.67%) AngularJS
6 2 (6.67%) RESTful
6 2 (6.67%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) Mobile Games
3 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.33%) Economics
3 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (3.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.33%) New Media
3 1 (3.33%) Psychology
3 1 (3.33%) Statistics
3 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Linux
1 3 (10.00%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) Android
2 2 (6.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (6.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Scrum
2 7 (23.33%) Waterfall
3 6 (20.00%) MVC
4 5 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (13.33%) Mobile Development
5 4 (13.33%) TDD
5 4 (13.33%) Test Automation
5 4 (13.33%) Use Case
6 3 (10.00%) Data Analysis
6 3 (10.00%) Game Development
6 3 (10.00%) Kanban
6 3 (10.00%) Manual Testing
6 3 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (10.00%) Project Management
6 3 (10.00%) SDLC
6 3 (10.00%) Unit Testing
7 2 (6.67%) Automated Testing
7 2 (6.67%) Programme Management
7 2 (6.67%) Test-First Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (36.67%) Java
2 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 6 (20.00%) C#
4 5 (16.67%) SQL
5 4 (13.33%) C++
5 4 (13.33%) VB.NET
6 3 (10.00%) T-SQL
6 3 (10.00%) VBScript
7 1 (3.33%) PHP
7 1 (3.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (6.67%) Degree
3 1 (3.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) SAP
3 2 (6.67%) Cadence
4 1 (3.33%) Cognos
4 1 (3.33%) Guidewire
4 1 (3.33%) IBM
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle
4 1 (3.33%) Planview
4 1 (3.33%) Rally
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