The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex 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 10 15
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +5
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 26 13 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 16.15% 7.93% 6.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.57% 11.21% 7.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 7 8
Median daily rate £400 £325 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -29.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £352 £290 £342
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £412 £502
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £386 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.03% +3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
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 Middlesex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
140 116 194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 86.96% 70.73% 86.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 67 116
Median daily rate £400 £387 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.35% -8.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £484 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 17
Median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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 Middlesex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Middlesex 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 Middlesex

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

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 Middlesex region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 21 (42.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (24.00%) TDD
2 12 (24.00%) SQL
3 11 (22.00%) Java
3 11 (22.00%) AngularJS
4 10 (20.00%) HTML
4 10 (20.00%) Web Services
4 10 (20.00%) Scrum
5 9 (18.00%) CSS
5 9 (18.00%) DevOps
5 9 (18.00%) Git (software)
6 8 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (16.00%) MVC
6 8 (16.00%) Telecoms
6 8 (16.00%) Software Engineering
7 7 (14.00%) C
8 6 (12.00%) C++
8 6 (12.00%) .NET
8 6 (12.00%) Python
8 6 (12.00%) Node.js
8 6 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (10.00%) REST
9 5 (10.00%) Web Development
9 5 (10.00%) Linux
9 5 (10.00%) ITIL
9 5 (10.00%) OO
9 5 (10.00%) ASP.NET
9 5 (10.00%) Oracle
9 5 (10.00%) SQL Server
9 5 (10.00%) C#

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (12.00%) Node.js
2 4 (8.00%) OpenStack
3 3 (6.00%) CMS
4 2 (4.00%) Mule
4 2 (4.00%) Mule ESB
4 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.00%) Apache
5 1 (2.00%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.00%) NetWeaver
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (6.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.00%) Route 53
2 1 (2.00%) SaaS
2 1 (2.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.00%) DVB
2 3 (6.00%) Firewall
2 3 (6.00%) Network Security
3 1 (2.00%) DNS
3 1 (2.00%) HTTP
3 1 (2.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.00%) MySQL
3 3 (6.00%) Azure SQL Database
3 3 (6.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.00%) Informix
4 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.00%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (2.00%) Data Mining
5 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (18.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.00%) Subversion
3 3 (6.00%) Ant
3 3 (6.00%) Hudson
3 3 (6.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (6.00%) JIRA
3 3 (6.00%) Maven
4 2 (4.00%) JUnit
4 2 (4.00%) Selenium
4 2 (4.00%) TestNG
5 1 (2.00%) ClearCase
General
1 8 (16.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (36.00%) Developer
2 8 (16.00%) Architect
3 6 (12.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 5 (10.00%) Analyst
4 5 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (10.00%) Software Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Angular Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Embedded Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) C Software Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Embedded C Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Java Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) ServiceNow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.00%) AngularJS
2 10 (20.00%) HTML
2 10 (20.00%) Web Services
3 9 (18.00%) CSS
4 6 (12.00%) .NET
5 5 (10.00%) ASP.NET
5 5 (10.00%) REST
6 4 (8.00%) Ajax
6 4 (8.00%) HTML5
6 4 (8.00%) jQuery
6 4 (8.00%) RESTful
7 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (6.00%) Java EE
7 3 (6.00%) SOAP
7 3 (6.00%) Spring
7 3 (6.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (4.00%) CSS3
8 2 (4.00%) Middleware
8 2 (4.00%) WCF
9 1 (2.00%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.00%) STB
3 3 (6.00%) Digital Media
3 3 (6.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.00%) Blog
4 2 (4.00%) CMDB
4 2 (4.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.00%) Copywriting
4 2 (4.00%) Device Driver
4 2 (4.00%) DTV
4 2 (4.00%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (4.00%) Social Media
5 1 (2.00%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.00%) EMC VNX
5 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.00%) MPEG
5 1 (2.00%) NHS
5 1 (2.00%) Statistics
5 1 (2.00%) User Experience
5 1 (2.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.00%) Linux
2 3 (6.00%) VMS
3 2 (4.00%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.00%) TDD
2 10 (20.00%) Scrum
3 9 (18.00%) DevOps
4 8 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (16.00%) MVC
4 8 (16.00%) Software Engineering
5 5 (10.00%) ITIL
5 5 (10.00%) OO
5 5 (10.00%) Web Development
6 4 (8.00%) Analytics
6 4 (8.00%) Configuration Management
6 4 (8.00%) Content Management
6 4 (8.00%) CRM
6 4 (8.00%) Logistics
6 4 (8.00%) Performance Management
6 4 (8.00%) Service Management
6 4 (8.00%) SOA
6 4 (8.00%) Software Architecture
6 4 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (6.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 21 (42.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (24.00%) SQL
3 11 (22.00%) Java
4 7 (14.00%) C
5 6 (12.00%) C++
5 6 (12.00%) Python
6 5 (10.00%) C#
6 5 (10.00%) Embedded C
7 4 (8.00%) Embedded C++
8 3 (6.00%) PHP
8 3 (6.00%) PowerShell
8 3 (6.00%) Ruby
9 1 (2.00%) ABAP
9 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (4.00%) CISM
1 2 (4.00%) CISSP
1 2 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (4.00%) MCSE
1 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (8.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.00%) Docker
3 1 (2.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (2.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (8.00%) Puppet
2 3 (6.00%) Ansible
2 3 (6.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (6.00%) SCCM
2 3 (6.00%) SCOM
3 1 (2.00%) Graphite
3 1 (2.00%) Kibana
3 1 (2.00%) logstash
3 1 (2.00%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.00%) StatsD
Vendors
1 5 (10.00%) Oracle
2 4 (8.00%) ServiceNow
3 3 (6.00%) Dell
3 3 (6.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.00%) Splunk
4 2 (4.00%) IBM
4 2 (4.00%) Twitter
5 1 (2.00%) CA
5 1 (2.00%) Cisco
5 1 (2.00%) EMC
5 1 (2.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.00%) SAP
5 1 (2.00%) Symantec
5 1 (2.00%) Veritas
5 1 (2.00%) VMware