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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 6 5 10
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 23 28 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 13.14% 14.81% 11.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.29% 20.29% 17.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 19 19
Average daily rate
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£413 £388 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% -15.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £696 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £386 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £53.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
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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 Guildford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
133 138 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 76.00% 73.02% 69.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 63 74
Average daily rate £400 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £132 £281 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 17
Average hourly rate £18.90 £33.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.58% -10.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.45 £14.21 £26.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £165.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015, 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 13 (30.95%) C#
2 12 (28.57%) .NET
3 11 (26.19%) Games
4 10 (23.81%) Scrum
4 10 (23.81%) HTML
4 10 (23.81%) JavaScript
5 9 (21.43%) CSS
5 9 (21.43%) Microsoft
5 9 (21.43%) Finance
6 8 (19.05%) MVC
6 8 (19.05%) Waterfall
7 7 (16.67%) Game Development
7 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (16.67%) Project Management
7 7 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (14.29%) PRINCE2
8 6 (14.29%) SQL
8 6 (14.29%) Java
8 6 (14.29%) jQuery
8 6 (14.29%) Security Cleared
9 5 (11.90%) Line Management
9 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET
9 5 (11.90%) ERP
10 4 (9.52%) TDD
10 4 (9.52%) CMS
10 4 (9.52%) Change Management
10 4 (9.52%) Firewall
10 4 (9.52%) Degree
10 4 (9.52%) E-Commerce
10 4 (9.52%) Middleware

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 4 (9.52%) CMS
1 4 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.76%) Orchard CMS
2 2 (4.76%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.38%) WordPress
3 1 (2.38%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) MS Excel
1 4 (9.52%) MS Project
2 2 (4.76%) FrameMaker
2 2 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (4.76%) RoboHelp
2 2 (4.76%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.76%) IaaS
3 2 (4.76%) PaaS
3 2 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.38%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) Firewall
2 1 (2.38%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (2.38%) SAN
2 1 (2.38%) ATM
2 1 (2.38%) GSM
2 1 (2.38%) LAN
2 1 (2.38%) SDH
2 1 (2.38%) UMTS
2 1 (2.38%) WAN
2 1 (2.38%) Ethernet
2 1 (2.38%) HTTP
2 1 (2.38%) RNC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.76%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.38%) Big Data
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.38%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.38%) MySQL
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.76%) JIRA
2 2 (4.76%) RequisitePro
2 2 (4.76%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (4.76%) Cucumber
2 2 (4.76%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.76%) TeamCity
2 2 (4.76%) CaliberRM
3 1 (2.38%) YourKit
3 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.38%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (2.38%) Axure RP
3 1 (2.38%) Grunt
3 1 (2.38%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.38%) Maven
General
1 11 (26.19%) Games
2 9 (21.43%) Finance
3 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (35.71%) Developer
2 8 (19.05%) Project Manager
3 7 (16.67%) Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) Business Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) .NET Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Web Developer
5 3 (7.14%) C# Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Programmer
6 2 (4.76%) Lead Test Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Senior Technical Author
6 2 (4.76%) Test Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Author
6 2 (4.76%) Technical Author
6 2 (4.76%) Software Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Java Developer
7 1 (2.38%) AWS Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Digital Project Manager
7 1 (2.38%) Designer
7 1 (2.38%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (28.57%) .NET
2 10 (23.81%) HTML
3 9 (21.43%) CSS
4 6 (14.29%) jQuery
5 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET
6 4 (9.52%) Middleware
6 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (4.76%) XML
8 2 (4.76%) JMS
8 2 (4.76%) AngularJS
8 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 2 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (4.76%) Unreal Engine
9 1 (2.38%) HTML5
9 1 (2.38%) Apache Camel
9 1 (2.38%) Sass
9 1 (2.38%) Task Parallel Library
9 1 (2.38%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.76%) Fixed Income
2 2 (4.76%) Online Games
2 2 (4.76%) User Experience
3 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.38%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.38%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.52%) Windows
2 3 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.81%) Scrum
2 8 (19.05%) MVC
2 8 (19.05%) Waterfall
3 7 (16.67%) Game Development
3 7 (16.67%) Project Management
3 7 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 5 (11.90%) Line Management
5 5 (11.90%) ERP
6 4 (9.52%) TDD
6 4 (9.52%) Change Management
6 4 (9.52%) E-Commerce
6 4 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (7.14%) Mentoring
7 3 (7.14%) Manual Testing
7 3 (7.14%) Kanban
7 3 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (7.14%) Change Control
7 3 (7.14%) BDD
7 3 (7.14%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 13 (30.95%) C#
2 10 (23.81%) JavaScript
3 6 (14.29%) SQL
3 6 (14.29%) Java
4 4 (9.52%) C++
5 3 (7.14%) Python
5 3 (7.14%) C
6 2 (4.76%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.38%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 4 (9.52%) Degree
3 2 (4.76%) ISTQB
3 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.38%) A+ Certification
4 1 (2.38%) PMP
4 1 (2.38%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.14%) Cadence
3 2 (4.76%) Planview
4 1 (2.38%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 1 (2.38%) Cognos
4 1 (2.38%) SAP
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle
4 1 (2.38%) Citrix
4 1 (2.38%) Ericsson
4 1 (2.38%) Adobe
4 1 (2.38%) VMware