The first table below looks at the demand for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hammersmith 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Hammersmith region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 5 5 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 2 3 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hammersmith 11.11% 11.11% 32.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.33% 13.64% 47.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 10
Average daily rate - £380 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.82%
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £37.45 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+13.48% +1.21%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Hammersmith
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
15 22 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hammersmith 83.33% 81.48% 67.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 25
Average daily rate £350 £360 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -8.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £281 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £21.34 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £32.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.68% +23.07%
Agile Software Development
London

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Hammersmith

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

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Hammersmith

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Hammersmith

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Hammersmith

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hammersmith

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hammersmith 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 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) XML
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 3 (50.00%) Castle Windsor
3 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 2 (33.33%) BDD
3 2 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (33.33%) jQuery
3 2 (33.33%) MSTest
3 2 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (33.33%) RAD
3 2 (33.33%) RUP
3 2 (33.33%) XHTML
3 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 2 (33.33%) ADO.NET
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (33.33%) MVC

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Hammersmith by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hammersmith 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 (16.67%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (33.33%) MSTest
2 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (33.33%) NUnit
3 1 (16.67%) JIRA
3 1 (16.67%) Subversion
3 1 (16.67%) Trac
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) XML
1 3 (50.00%) CSS
1 3 (50.00%) Castle Windsor
2 2 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 2 (33.33%) jQuery
2 2 (33.33%) XHTML
2 2 (33.33%) ADO.NET
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (33.33%) Ajax
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (16.67%) JSON
3 1 (16.67%) WPF
3 1 (16.67%) NHibernate
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) RESTful
3 1 (16.67%) Backbone.js
3 1 (16.67%) LESS
3 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Hedge funds
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 2 (33.33%) BDD
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (33.33%) RAD
3 2 (33.33%) RUP
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) Pair Programming
4 1 (16.67%) Feature Driven Development
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Domain-Driven Design
4 1 (16.67%) CQRS
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) HP