The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Maidenhead 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 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 5 6 13
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 13 20 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 12.87% 15.75% 6.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.48% 22.73% 11.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 2
Average daily rate
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£373 £350 £261
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.42% +33.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £230 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £410 £262
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £25.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.75 £37.45
% change year-on-year
-2.09% -4.53%
Agile Software Development
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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 Maidenhead region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Maidenhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
84 88 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 83.17% 69.29% 55.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 30 27
Average daily rate £382 £333 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.88% +2.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £195 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £388 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 5
Average hourly rate - £24.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -9.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

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

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Maidenhead

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Maidenhead region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Maidenhead

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead 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 14 (58.33%) Telecoms
2 12 (50.00%) Scrum
3 9 (37.50%) Release Management
3 9 (37.50%) Project Management
4 6 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 5 (20.83%) Software Delivery
5 5 (20.83%) Retail
6 4 (16.67%) User Stories
7 3 (12.50%) Test Scripting
7 3 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (12.50%) Billing
7 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (12.50%) CMS
7 3 (12.50%) PMI
7 3 (12.50%) PMI Certification
7 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2
7 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
8 2 (8.33%) Adobe
8 2 (8.33%) UNIX
8 2 (8.33%) C#
8 2 (8.33%) J2EE
8 2 (8.33%) SEO
8 2 (8.33%) ITIL
8 2 (8.33%) Shell Script
8 2 (8.33%) Migration
8 2 (8.33%) JIRA
8 2 (8.33%) Drupal
8 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
8 2 (8.33%) Web Development
8 2 (8.33%) Manual Testing

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead 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 3 (12.50%) CMS
2 2 (8.33%) Drupal
2 2 (8.33%) Confluence
3 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) JIRA
1 2 (8.33%) WebDriver
1 2 (8.33%) Selenium
2 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.17%) TestDirector
General
1 14 (58.33%) Telecoms
2 5 (20.83%) Retail
3 3 (12.50%) Billing
4 1 (4.17%) Interactive Media
4 1 (4.17%) Games
4 1 (4.17%) Marketing
4 1 (4.17%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (4.17%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (16.67%) Architect
3 3 (12.50%) Technical Delivery Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Technical Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Release Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Test Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Digital Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) User Experience Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) XML Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Designer
5 1 (4.17%) Test Leader
5 1 (4.17%) UAT Test Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) J2EE Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Software Tester
5 1 (4.17%) Test Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) J2EE Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) J2EE
2 1 (4.17%) XML
2 1 (4.17%) XSLT
2 1 (4.17%) HTML
2 1 (4.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) PMI
2 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.33%) Open Source
3 1 (4.17%) User Experience
3 1 (4.17%) Graphic Design
3 1 (4.17%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) UNIX
2 1 (4.17%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Scrum
2 9 (37.50%) Release Management
2 9 (37.50%) Project Management
3 6 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 5 (20.83%) Software Delivery
5 4 (16.67%) User Stories
6 3 (12.50%) Test Scripting
6 3 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2
6 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
7 2 (8.33%) SEO
7 2 (8.33%) ITIL
7 2 (8.33%) Migration
7 2 (8.33%) Web Development
7 2 (8.33%) Manual Testing
7 2 (8.33%) Kanban
7 2 (8.33%) Web Testing
7 2 (8.33%) Test Management
7 2 (8.33%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) C#
1 2 (8.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (4.17%) Bourne shell
2 1 (4.17%) XPath
2 1 (4.17%) Java
2 1 (4.17%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Adobe
2 1 (4.17%) hybris
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle
2 1 (4.17%) HP
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft