The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 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 High Wycombe 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 14 15 11
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 4 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 4.49% 3.08% 2.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.14% 4.76% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Average daily rate
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£300 £290 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +10.47%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +6.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £40.00 £37.25
% change year-on-year
-4.37% +7.38%
Processes & Methodologies Category
High Wycombe
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
56 42 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 62.92% 64.62% 48.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 24 13
Average daily rate £260 £344 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.36% +10.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £438 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 1 3
Average hourly rate £20.00 £35.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.85% -22.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
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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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) CSS
2 5 (62.50%) HTML
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) PHP
2 5 (62.50%) jQuery
2 5 (62.50%) HTML5
3 4 (50.00%) Sass
3 4 (50.00%) C#
3 4 (50.00%) Java
4 3 (37.50%) Retail
4 3 (37.50%) XML
4 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
5 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Web Development
6 1 (12.50%) Business Development
6 1 (12.50%) JSON
6 1 (12.50%) JIRA
6 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (12.50%) MooTools
6 1 (12.50%) WAMP
6 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
6 1 (12.50%) Mercurial
6 1 (12.50%) Confluence
6 1 (12.50%) Social Media
6 1 (12.50%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (12.50%) CSS3
6 1 (12.50%) Mustache
6 1 (12.50%) LESS

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 (12.50%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) Mercurial
1 1 (12.50%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 3 (37.50%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Publishing
2 1 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
1 5 (62.50%) Front-End Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Front-End Web Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Tester
3 2 (25.00%) Software Tester
3 2 (25.00%) UAT Tester
4 1 (12.50%) UI Developer
4 1 (12.50%) CSS Developer
4 1 (12.50%) User Experience Developer
4 1 (12.50%) UI Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (12.50%) HTML Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Business Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Business Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) CSS
1 5 (62.50%) HTML
1 5 (62.50%) jQuery
1 5 (62.50%) HTML5
2 4 (50.00%) Sass
3 3 (37.50%) XML
4 1 (12.50%) JSON
4 1 (12.50%) MooTools
4 1 (12.50%) WAMP
4 1 (12.50%) CSS3
4 1 (12.50%) Mustache
4 1 (12.50%) LESS
4 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (12.50%) Ajax
4 1 (12.50%) LAMP
4 1 (12.50%) XML-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (12.50%) Business Development
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) SOA
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) PHP
3 4 (50.00%) C#
3 4 (50.00%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) Ruby
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe