The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the High Wycombe 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 28 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 17 11 13
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 3 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 4.35% 12.12% 7.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.88% 19.51% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 3
Average daily rate
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£225 £300 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +3.44%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £21.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.13 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+3.21% +7.69%
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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 High Wycombe region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
High Wycombe
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
51 41 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 73.91% 62.12% 44.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 23 12
Average daily rate £350 £240 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.83% -19.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £126 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 £20.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.34% -
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 High Wycombe

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

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in High Wycombe

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in High Wycombe

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in High Wycombe

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the High Wycombe region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in High Wycombe

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in High Wycombe

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

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in High Wycombe

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the High Wycombe 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 10 (90.91%) Scrum
2 8 (72.73%) JIRA
3 7 (63.64%) AngularJS
4 6 (54.55%) TDD
4 6 (54.55%) HTML
4 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
4 6 (54.55%) CSS
5 5 (45.45%) Web Services
5 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
5 5 (45.45%) C#
5 5 (45.45%) VB.NET
5 5 (45.45%) .NET
5 5 (45.45%) WinForms
5 5 (45.45%) .NET Framework
5 5 (45.45%) LINQ
5 5 (45.45%) jQuery
5 5 (45.45%) Unit Testing
5 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (45.45%) Selenium
5 5 (45.45%) WCF
5 5 (45.45%) Entity Framework
5 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (36.36%) WPF
6 4 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (36.36%) Ajax
6 4 (36.36%) XHTML
6 4 (36.36%) Client/Server
6 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
6 4 (36.36%) SQL Server

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the High Wycombe 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 (9.09%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Photoshop
1 3 (27.27%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2012
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) JIRA
2 5 (45.45%) Selenium
3 4 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
4 2 (18.18%) WebDriver
4 2 (18.18%) Subversion
4 2 (18.18%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (9.09%) TeamCity
5 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Tester
2 3 (27.27%) Automation Tester
3 2 (18.18%) Designer
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) C# Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Lead Developer
4 1 (9.09%) QA Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Software Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Web Designer
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (9.09%) UX Designer
4 1 (9.09%) Agile .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) AngularJS
2 6 (54.55%) HTML
2 6 (54.55%) CSS
3 5 (45.45%) Web Services
3 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
3 5 (45.45%) .NET
3 5 (45.45%) WinForms
3 5 (45.45%) .NET Framework
3 5 (45.45%) LINQ
3 5 (45.45%) jQuery
3 5 (45.45%) WCF
3 5 (45.45%) Entity Framework
3 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (36.36%) WPF
4 4 (36.36%) Ajax
4 4 (36.36%) XHTML
4 4 (36.36%) XML
5 2 (18.18%) HTML5
5 2 (18.18%) CSS3
6 1 (9.09%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Client/Server
2 3 (27.27%) User Experience
3 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Scrum
2 6 (54.55%) TDD
3 5 (45.45%) Unit Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (27.27%) Test Scripting
4 3 (27.27%) BDD
4 3 (27.27%) Automation Testing
5 2 (18.18%) User Stories
5 2 (18.18%) Open Source
5 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
5 2 (18.18%) MVC
6 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
6 1 (9.09%) OO
6 1 (9.09%) Kanban
6 1 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 5 (45.45%) C#
2 5 (45.45%) VB.NET
3 3 (27.27%) T-SQL
4 1 (9.09%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) ActionScript
4 1 (9.09%) ActionScript 3.0
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle