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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 6 15 13
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -2
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 2 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 8.00% 1.72% 5.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.52% 2.38% 7.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Median daily rate £245 £225 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.88% -25.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+8.75% +11.11%
Agile Software Development
Buckinghamshire

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
21 42 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 84.00% 72.41% 70.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 22 36
Median daily rate £336 £425 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.88% +54.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £492 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 14
Median hourly rate - £11.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -46.34%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +15.09%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

The demand trend of contract jobs across the High Wycombe region citing Agile Software Development as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 30 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the High Wycombe region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
1 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 5 (62.50%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) XML
2 5 (62.50%) E-Commerce
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) ISEB
2 5 (62.50%) Data Analysis
2 5 (62.50%) Spring
2 5 (62.50%) Maven
2 5 (62.50%) ISTQB
2 5 (62.50%) QA
2 5 (62.50%) Selenium
2 5 (62.50%) WebDriver
2 5 (62.50%) SDLC
3 4 (50.00%) JIRA
3 4 (50.00%) Test Planning
3 4 (50.00%) Functional Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Unix
3 4 (50.00%) JSP
4 3 (37.50%) Web Services
4 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (25.00%) User Experience
5 2 (25.00%) Retail
6 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
1 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
1 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Maven
1 5 (62.50%) Selenium
1 5 (62.50%) WebDriver
2 4 (50.00%) JIRA
3 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Digital Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) QA Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Web Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 5 (62.50%) Spring
2 5 (62.50%) XML
3 4 (50.00%) JSP
4 3 (37.50%) Web Services
5 1 (12.50%) .NET
5 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (12.50%) CSS
5 1 (12.50%) HTML5
5 1 (12.50%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Data Analysis
1 5 (62.50%) E-Commerce
1 5 (62.50%) SDLC
2 4 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Test Planning
3 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
5 1 (12.50%) MVC
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) ISEB
1 5 (62.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft