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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 9 11 18
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +7
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 21 20 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 10.29% 8.03% 4.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.38% 10.10% 6.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 14 8
Average daily rate
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£408 £413 £283
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.21% +46.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £481 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +14.86%
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
157 198 175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 76.96% 79.52% 68.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 115 93
Average daily rate £395 £423 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £528 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 4
Average hourly rate £47.50 £42.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +13.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+27.45% -15.00%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 August 2015.

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 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 8 (22.86%) Project Management
2 7 (20.00%) C#
2 7 (20.00%) .NET
3 6 (17.14%) JavaScript
3 6 (17.14%) HTML
3 6 (17.14%) CSS
3 6 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (14.29%) MVC
4 5 (14.29%) SAP
4 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 5 (14.29%) Windows
4 5 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 5 (14.29%) TDD
4 5 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 5 (14.29%) Git (software)
4 5 (14.29%) SDLC
5 4 (11.43%) Apple iOS
5 4 (11.43%) Android
5 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (11.43%) Software Engineering
5 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
5 4 (11.43%) SQL
5 4 (11.43%) Games
5 4 (11.43%) Scrum
6 3 (8.57%) UNIX
6 3 (8.57%) Finance

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 5 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.57%) CMS
2 3 (8.57%) Umbraco
3 2 (5.71%) Apache
4 1 (2.86%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.71%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (5.71%) Photoshop
2 2 (5.71%) MS Office
3 1 (2.86%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) GitHub
2 2 (5.71%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
1 2 (5.71%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 5 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 5 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (5.71%) Big Data
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (5.71%) QlikView
3 2 (5.71%) SAP BW
4 1 (2.86%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.71%) MSTest
2 2 (5.71%) Axure RP
2 2 (5.71%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.71%) NUnit
2 2 (5.71%) JIRA
3 1 (2.86%) Selenium
3 1 (2.86%) Ant
3 1 (2.86%) Subversion
3 1 (2.86%) Maven
3 1 (2.86%) Hudson
3 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (11.43%) Games
2 3 (8.57%) Finance
3 1 (2.86%) Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Billing
3 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) Developer
2 7 (20.00%) Architect
3 4 (11.43%) Business Analyst
3 4 (11.43%) Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (8.57%) Tester
4 3 (8.57%) Umbraco Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Database Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Process Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Security Manager
5 2 (5.71%) UX Designer
5 2 (5.71%) Designer
5 2 (5.71%) Business Process Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) .NET Developer
5 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Database Developer
5 2 (5.71%) SQL Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (2.86%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Senior Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.00%) .NET
2 6 (17.14%) CSS
2 6 (17.14%) HTML
3 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (8.57%) REST
5 3 (8.57%) AngularJS
5 3 (8.57%) JSON
6 2 (5.71%) XML
6 2 (5.71%) SOAP
6 2 (5.71%) RESTful
6 2 (5.71%) jQuery
7 1 (2.86%) OAuth
7 1 (2.86%) HTML5
7 1 (2.86%) Backbone.js
7 1 (2.86%) Ember.js
7 1 (2.86%) Web Services
7 1 (2.86%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) Clustering
1 2 (5.71%) Online Games
1 2 (5.71%) Mobile App
1 2 (5.71%) Over-the-Top Content
1 2 (5.71%) User Experience
2 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.86%) Video on Demand
2 1 (2.86%) IPTV
2 1 (2.86%) Animation
2 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.29%) Windows
2 4 (11.43%) Android
2 4 (11.43%) Apple iOS
3 3 (8.57%) Linux
3 3 (8.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.86%) Project Management
2 6 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (14.29%) TDD
3 5 (14.29%) MVC
3 5 (14.29%) Unit Testing
3 5 (14.29%) SDLC
4 4 (11.43%) Scrum
4 4 (11.43%) Software Engineering
5 3 (8.57%) CRM
5 3 (8.57%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (5.71%) Network Design
6 2 (5.71%) Software Deployment
6 2 (5.71%) Analytics
6 2 (5.71%) Data Modelling
6 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (5.71%) Configuration Management
6 2 (5.71%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (5.71%) Information Security
6 2 (5.71%) Waterfall
6 2 (5.71%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.00%) C#
2 6 (17.14%) JavaScript
3 4 (11.43%) SQL
4 2 (5.71%) Ruby
4 2 (5.71%) Java
5 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.86%) Python
5 1 (2.86%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) CISSP
1 2 (5.71%) CISM
1 2 (5.71%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) BC Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.86%) PMP
2 1 (2.86%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Puppet
1 2 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.86%) Ansible
2 1 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (14.29%) SAP
2 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.57%) Oracle
4 2 (5.71%) Cognos
4 2 (5.71%) Informatica
5 1 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.86%) Splunk
5 1 (2.86%) Adobe
5 1 (2.86%) Dell
5 1 (2.86%) Ariba