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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Agile Software Development
South East / Middlesex
Rank 1 6 11
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +5
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 31 21 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 23.85% 14.89% 7.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 29.25% 17.80% 8.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 13 10
Median daily rate £450 £350 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -8.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £332 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £418 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £45.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-8.88% +21.62%

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
106 118 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 81.54% 83.69% 84.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 70 109
Median daily rate £405 £381 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.22% -12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £572
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 4
Median hourly rate - £44.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +35.38%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017, 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 27 (36.49%) JavaScript
2 19 (25.68%) HTML
3 18 (24.32%) Web Services
3 18 (24.32%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (21.62%) Java
5 15 (20.27%) Oracle
5 15 (20.27%) CSS
5 15 (20.27%) TDD
6 14 (18.92%) MySQL
7 13 (17.57%) MVC
7 13 (17.57%) Scrum
8 12 (16.22%) Spring
9 11 (14.86%) SQL Server
9 11 (14.86%) Java EE
9 11 (14.86%) Finance
9 11 (14.86%) Legal
9 11 (14.86%) Mule
9 11 (14.86%) Security Cleared
9 11 (14.86%) Mule ESB
10 10 (13.51%) Git (software)
11 9 (12.16%) AngularJS
11 9 (12.16%) SQL
11 9 (12.16%) HTTP
12 8 (10.81%) .NET
12 8 (10.81%) OO
12 8 (10.81%) REST
12 8 (10.81%) HTML5
13 7 (9.46%) NoSQL
13 7 (9.46%) Telecoms
14 6 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management

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 11 (14.86%) Mule
1 11 (14.86%) Mule ESB
2 2 (2.70%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.35%) CMS
3 1 (1.35%) JBoss
3 1 (1.35%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.35%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.35%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.35%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (1.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.70%) OpenShift
2 2 (2.70%) SaaS
3 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.16%) HTTP
2 5 (6.76%) DVB
3 3 (4.05%) Firewall
4 2 (2.70%) BGP
4 2 (2.70%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (2.70%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (2.70%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (2.70%) IPsec
4 2 (2.70%) OSPF
4 2 (2.70%) WebEx
5 1 (1.35%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.35%) SAN
5 1 (1.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.92%) MySQL
2 11 (14.86%) SQL Server
3 7 (9.46%) NoSQL
4 4 (5.41%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.35%) Big Data
5 1 (1.35%) DB2
5 1 (1.35%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.35%) HBase
Development Applications
1 10 (13.51%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.76%) Jenkins
2 5 (6.76%) JIRA
3 2 (2.70%) Bower
3 2 (2.70%) Grunt
3 2 (2.70%) gulp
3 2 (2.70%) Selenium
3 2 (2.70%) Subversion
3 2 (2.70%) webpack
4 1 (1.35%) JUnit
4 1 (1.35%) Maven
4 1 (1.35%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.35%) TestNG
General
1 11 (14.86%) Finance
1 11 (14.86%) Legal
2 7 (9.46%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.70%) Marketing
4 1 (1.35%) Billing
4 1 (1.35%) Games
4 1 (1.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (48.65%) Developer
2 13 (17.57%) Java Developer
3 12 (16.22%) Project Manager
4 8 (10.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 7 (9.46%) .NET Developer
5 7 (9.46%) Excel Developer
5 7 (9.46%) JavaScript Developer
5 7 (9.46%) UI Developer
6 5 (6.76%) Analyst
6 5 (6.76%) Business Analyst
6 5 (6.76%) Tester
7 4 (5.41%) Architect
7 4 (5.41%) Software Engineer
8 3 (4.05%) Agile Business Analyst
8 3 (4.05%) AWS Architect
8 3 (4.05%) Digital Project Manager
8 3 (4.05%) Integration Engineer
8 3 (4.05%) ServiceNow Developer
8 3 (4.05%) Software Tester
8 3 (4.05%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (25.68%) HTML
2 18 (24.32%) Web Services
3 15 (20.27%) CSS
4 12 (16.22%) Spring
5 11 (14.86%) Java EE
6 9 (12.16%) AngularJS
7 8 (10.81%) .NET
7 8 (10.81%) HTML5
7 8 (10.81%) REST
8 6 (8.11%) Node.js
8 6 (8.11%) React
9 3 (4.05%) CSS3
9 3 (4.05%) jQuery
10 2 (2.70%) JSON
10 2 (2.70%) Semantic HTML
10 2 (2.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 1 (1.35%) Qt
11 1 (1.35%) Redux
11 1 (1.35%) RESTful
11 1 (1.35%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.11%) User Experience
2 5 (6.76%) Computer Science
2 5 (6.76%) Digital TV
2 5 (6.76%) MPEG
2 5 (6.76%) STB
3 3 (4.05%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.70%) CMDB
4 2 (2.70%) Data Extraction
4 2 (2.70%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.35%) NHS
5 1 (1.35%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.76%) Linux
2 3 (4.05%) Windows
3 2 (2.70%) Unix
4 1 (1.35%) CentOS
4 1 (1.35%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (24.32%) Continuous Integration
2 15 (20.27%) TDD
3 13 (17.57%) MVC
3 13 (17.57%) Scrum
4 8 (10.81%) OO
5 6 (8.11%) Front End Development
5 6 (8.11%) SOA
5 6 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (8.11%) User Stories
6 5 (6.76%) Software Engineering
7 4 (5.41%) Continuous Deployment
7 4 (5.41%) Migration
7 4 (5.41%) Project Management
7 4 (5.41%) SDLC
7 4 (5.41%) Software Architecture
7 4 (5.41%) Software Testing
7 4 (5.41%) Unit Testing
7 4 (5.41%) Waterfall
8 3 (4.05%) ITIL
8 3 (4.05%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 27 (36.49%) JavaScript
2 16 (21.62%) Java
3 9 (12.16%) SQL
4 6 (8.11%) C++
5 5 (6.76%) C
5 5 (6.76%) Python
6 2 (2.70%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.70%) Ruby
7 1 (1.35%) Perl
7 1 (1.35%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.35%) Scala
7 1 (1.35%) VBScript
7 1 (1.35%) VC++
Qualifications
1 11 (14.86%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.76%) Degree
3 2 (2.70%) CCNP
3 2 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.70%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.70%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) QA
1 2 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.70%) Docker
2 1 (1.35%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.35%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (20.27%) Oracle
2 4 (5.41%) Cisco
3 3 (4.05%) ServiceNow
4 2 (2.70%) Barracuda Networks
4 2 (2.70%) Dell
4 2 (2.70%) VMware
5 1 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.35%) SaltStack