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 1 September 2014 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 18 29 6
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -23
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 5 1 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 3.88% 0.72% 12.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.81% 1.03% 17.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 9
Average daily rate
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£300 £430 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.23% +7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £430 £337
10% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £430 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £57.50 £40.50 £37.25
% change year-on-year
+41.97% +8.73%
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 Guildford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
86 97 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 66.67% 70.29% 70.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 64 31
Average daily rate £385 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £175 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 8
Average hourly rate £25.00 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £26.25 £29.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £41.50 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% -3.22%

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 1 September 2014.

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 1 September 2014, 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 9 (33.33%) QA
2 7 (25.93%) Use Case
2 7 (25.93%) Digital Marketing
2 7 (25.93%) Marketing
2 7 (25.93%) User Stories
2 7 (25.93%) Java
2 7 (25.93%) .NET
3 6 (22.22%) C#
3 6 (22.22%) MVC
3 6 (22.22%) Spring
4 5 (18.52%) Selenium
4 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
4 5 (18.52%) Web Services
5 4 (14.81%) HTML
5 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
5 4 (14.81%) Hibernate
6 3 (11.11%) Scrum
6 3 (11.11%) Serena
6 3 (11.11%) Subversion
6 3 (11.11%) Eclipse
6 3 (11.11%) JUnit
6 3 (11.11%) MySQL
6 3 (11.11%) Oracle
6 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET
6 3 (11.11%) CSS
6 3 (11.11%) SQL
6 3 (11.11%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (11.11%) LoadRunner
6 3 (11.11%) WCF
6 3 (11.11%) jQuery

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 1 (3.70%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Office
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.70%) Office 365
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) HTTP
2 1 (3.70%) SAN
2 1 (3.70%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (11.11%) MySQL
3 1 (3.70%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.70%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.70%) DTS
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Selenium
2 3 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (11.11%) Artifactory
2 3 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 3 (11.11%) JUnit
2 3 (11.11%) Eclipse
2 3 (11.11%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (11.11%) LoadRunner
2 3 (11.11%) Subversion
3 2 (7.41%) Maven
3 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (3.70%) TestDirector
4 1 (3.70%) JIRA
4 1 (3.70%) YourKit
4 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (25.93%) Marketing
2 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.41%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Developer
2 7 (25.93%) Analyst
2 7 (25.93%) Business Systems Analyst
2 7 (25.93%) Systems Analyst
2 7 (25.93%) Architect
2 7 (25.93%) Business Analyst
2 7 (25.93%) Consultant
2 7 (25.93%) Business Consultant
2 7 (25.93%) Systems Architect
2 7 (25.93%) Business Architect
2 7 (25.93%) Agile Business Analyst
3 6 (22.22%) Java Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Software Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (7.41%) C# Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Software Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.93%) .NET
2 6 (22.22%) Spring
3 5 (18.52%) Web Services
4 4 (14.81%) Hibernate
4 4 (14.81%) HTML
5 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET
5 3 (11.11%) CSS
5 3 (11.11%) WCF
5 3 (11.11%) jQuery
5 3 (11.11%) REST
6 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (7.41%) HTML5
6 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 2 (7.41%) Middleware
6 2 (7.41%) Spring MVC
6 2 (7.41%) WPF
6 2 (7.41%) LINQ
6 2 (7.41%) GWT
6 2 (7.41%) SOAP
6 2 (7.41%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) GIS
1 1 (3.70%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
1 2 (7.41%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) Use Case
1 7 (25.93%) Digital Marketing
1 7 (25.93%) User Stories
2 6 (22.22%) MVC
3 3 (11.11%) Scrum
4 2 (7.41%) Software Engineering
4 2 (7.41%) Performance Testing
4 2 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (7.41%) Test Strategy
4 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (7.41%) Multithreading
5 1 (3.70%) Manual Testing
5 1 (3.70%) OWASP
5 1 (3.70%) Database Tuning
5 1 (3.70%) Test Automation
5 1 (3.70%) Game Development
5 1 (3.70%) DevOps
5 1 (3.70%) Security Testing
5 1 (3.70%) Unit Testing
5 1 (3.70%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.93%) Java
2 6 (22.22%) C#
3 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
4 3 (11.11%) SQL
5 2 (7.41%) C++
6 1 (3.70%) C
6 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.70%) VBScript
6 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Oracle
1 3 (11.11%) Serena
2 1 (3.70%) Google
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft