The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Home Counties region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 4 5 7
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 2 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Home Counties 14.29% 13.33% 8.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.38% 22.22% 10.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £548 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £386 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.03% +3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Agile Software Development
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Home Counties region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Home Counties
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
13 9 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Home Counties 92.86% 60.00% 82.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 10
Median daily rate £415 £350 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.57% -30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £350 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £465 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.65% +1.66%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Home Counties 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 the Home Counties

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in the Home Counties

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in the Home Counties

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in the Home Counties

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Home Counties region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in the Home Counties

Agile Software Development
Top 17 Related IT Skills in the Home Counties

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Home Counties region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) UML
1 1 (33.33%) RUP
1 1 (33.33%) DSDM
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
1 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Use Case
1 1 (33.33%) BPMN
1 1 (33.33%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in the Home Counties 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Business Systems Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Technical Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Procurement Director
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Business Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) BPMN
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) DSDM
1 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) RUP
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
1 1 (33.33%) UML
1 1 (33.33%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle