The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes 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 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 9 16 13
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 109 77 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 12.41% 8.80% 9.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.01% 11.99% 12.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 46 40
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£364 £350 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.92% -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.05% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £36.11
% change year-on-year
- -3.07%
Agile Software Development
Buckinghamshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
681 642 364
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 77.56% 73.37% 73.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 360 367 229
Average daily rate £365 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £255 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 20 12
Average hourly rate £40.00 £12.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+220.00% -19.35%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 62 (33.16%) C#
2 58 (31.02%) Scrum
3 57 (30.48%) Finance
4 55 (29.41%) .NET
5 44 (23.53%) HTML
5 44 (23.53%) MVC
6 42 (22.46%) JavaScript
7 36 (19.25%) jQuery
8 34 (18.18%) SQL
8 34 (18.18%) OO
9 33 (17.65%) CSS
9 33 (17.65%) TDD
10 31 (16.58%) Oracle
11 30 (16.04%) Waterfall
12 29 (15.51%) AngularJS
13 28 (14.97%) ASP.NET
14 27 (14.44%) Visual Studio
15 25 (13.37%) E-Commerce
15 25 (13.37%) WCF
16 23 (12.30%) Web Development
16 23 (12.30%) Windows
16 23 (12.30%) ASP.NET MVC
17 22 (11.76%) SQL Server
17 22 (11.76%) Microsoft
18 21 (11.23%) Java
18 21 (11.23%) Web Services
19 19 (10.16%) PRINCE2
20 18 (9.63%) .NET Framework
20 18 (9.63%) HTML5
21 17 (9.09%) User Experience

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 11 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 8 (4.28%) Kentico
2 8 (4.28%) CMS
2 8 (4.28%) WebSphere
3 5 (2.67%) WebLogic
3 5 (2.67%) IIS
3 5 (2.67%) Node.js
4 4 (2.14%) Confluence
5 3 (1.60%) Apache
6 2 (1.07%) JBoss
6 2 (1.07%) Drupal
6 2 (1.07%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.07%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (1.07%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.07%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.53%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.53%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.53%) NServiceBus
7 1 (0.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 12 (6.42%) MS Project
2 4 (2.14%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.53%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (3.21%) Primavera
2 2 (1.07%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.67%) Internet
2 4 (2.14%) AMQP
3 3 (1.60%) LDAP
4 2 (1.07%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.07%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.81%) MongoDB
3 8 (4.28%) Oracle Database
4 7 (3.74%) Relational Database
4 7 (3.74%) MySQL
4 7 (3.74%) UniData
4 7 (3.74%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (3.21%) NoSQL
6 5 (2.67%) Big Data
6 5 (2.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (2.67%) Hadoop
7 4 (2.14%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (1.60%) DB2
9 2 (1.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.07%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.53%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.53%) SQLite
10 1 (0.53%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.53%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 27 (14.44%) Visual Studio
2 11 (5.88%) Xcode
3 10 (5.35%) Selenium
3 10 (5.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (4.28%) WebDriver
4 8 (4.28%) NUnit
4 8 (4.28%) Subversion
4 8 (4.28%) JIRA
5 6 (3.21%) Cucumber
6 5 (2.67%) SpecFlow
6 5 (2.67%) Ant
6 5 (2.67%) JUnit
7 4 (2.14%) TeamCity
7 4 (2.14%) Mercurial
7 4 (2.14%) Eclipse
7 4 (2.14%) Toad
7 4 (2.14%) QuickTest Pro
7 4 (2.14%) Gradle
8 3 (1.60%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (1.07%) JMeter
General
1 57 (30.48%) Finance
2 16 (8.56%) Banking
3 10 (5.35%) Retail
3 10 (5.35%) Automotive
4 3 (1.60%) Marketing
4 3 (1.60%) Back Office
5 2 (1.07%) Electronics
5 2 (1.07%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.07%) Spanish Language
5 2 (1.07%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.53%) Advertising
6 1 (0.53%) Publishing
6 1 (0.53%) German Language
6 1 (0.53%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 90 (48.13%) Developer
2 30 (16.04%) Analyst
3 25 (13.37%) Project Manager
4 22 (11.76%) .NET Developer
5 17 (9.09%) Web Developer
6 15 (8.02%) Business Analyst
7 14 (7.49%) Test Manager
8 13 (6.95%) iOS Developer
9 10 (5.35%) Test Analyst
9 10 (5.35%) Architect
10 9 (4.81%) C# Developer
10 9 (4.81%) Senior Developer
11 8 (4.28%) Designer
11 8 (4.28%) AWS Developer
11 8 (4.28%) Agile Business Analyst
12 7 (3.74%) Pick Developer
12 7 (3.74%) Java Developer
13 6 (3.21%) UI Designer
14 5 (2.67%) Solutions Architect
14 5 (2.67%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (29.41%) .NET
2 44 (23.53%) HTML
3 36 (19.25%) jQuery
4 33 (17.65%) CSS
5 29 (15.51%) AngularJS
6 28 (14.97%) ASP.NET
7 25 (13.37%) WCF
8 23 (12.30%) ASP.NET MVC
9 21 (11.23%) Web Services
10 18 (9.63%) .NET Framework
10 18 (9.63%) HTML5
11 14 (7.49%) KnockoutJS
12 13 (6.95%) iOS SDK
13 12 (6.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 11 (5.88%) XML
15 10 (5.35%) JSON
15 10 (5.35%) NHibernate
16 9 (4.81%) CSS3
16 9 (4.81%) SOAP
17 8 (4.28%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.09%) User Experience
2 11 (5.88%) iPhone
2 11 (5.88%) iPad
3 7 (3.74%) Open Source
3 7 (3.74%) Mobile App
3 7 (3.74%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.14%) Data Integration
5 3 (1.60%) IBM Mainframe
5 3 (1.60%) Mainframe
5 3 (1.60%) N-Tier
5 3 (1.60%) EPoS
5 3 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.07%) Mobile Banking
6 2 (1.07%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.07%) DTV
7 1 (0.53%) BBC
7 1 (0.53%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.53%) BYOD
7 1 (0.53%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.53%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 23 (12.30%) Windows
2 14 (7.49%) Apple iOS
3 11 (5.88%) Linux
4 4 (2.14%) UNIX
4 4 (2.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (2.14%) Windows Phone
5 3 (1.60%) Windows 2000 Server
5 3 (1.60%) MVS
5 3 (1.60%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.07%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (1.07%) Android
6 2 (1.07%) Windows NT
7 1 (0.53%) BlackBerry OS
7 1 (0.53%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (31.02%) Scrum
2 44 (23.53%) MVC
3 34 (18.18%) OO
4 33 (17.65%) TDD
5 30 (16.04%) Waterfall
6 25 (13.37%) E-Commerce
7 23 (12.30%) Web Development
8 19 (10.16%) PRINCE2
9 17 (9.09%) Project Management
9 17 (9.09%) Software Engineering
10 16 (8.56%) User Stories
11 15 (8.02%) BDD
12 13 (6.95%) Stakeholder Management
12 13 (6.95%) SOA
12 13 (6.95%) iOS Development
13 12 (6.42%) Unit Testing
13 12 (6.42%) Project Planning
14 10 (5.35%) Test Scripting
15 9 (4.81%) Continuous Integration
15 9 (4.81%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 62 (33.16%) C#
2 42 (22.46%) JavaScript
3 34 (18.18%) SQL
4 21 (11.23%) Java
5 11 (5.88%) Objective-C
6 9 (4.81%) T-SQL
7 6 (3.21%) PHP
8 4 (2.14%) C++
9 3 (1.60%) COBOL
9 3 (1.60%) Ruby
9 3 (1.60%) RPG
10 2 (1.07%) PL/1
10 2 (1.07%) VBScript
11 1 (0.53%) Python
11 1 (0.53%) XQuery
11 1 (0.53%) C
11 1 (0.53%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.53%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.53%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (6.42%) Degree
2 7 (3.74%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.67%) DV Cleared
4 4 (2.14%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.60%) APMP
5 3 (1.60%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.07%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (1.07%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.07%) HNC
6 2 (1.07%) HND
7 1 (0.53%) ISEB
7 1 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.53%) PMP
7 1 (0.53%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (9.09%) QA
2 2 (1.07%) HL7
2 2 (1.07%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.53%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (2.14%) Puppet
1 4 (2.14%) Vagrant
2 3 (1.60%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.53%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 31 (16.58%) Oracle
2 22 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 11 (5.88%) Apple
4 6 (3.21%) Twitter
5 4 (2.14%) Atlassian
5 4 (2.14%) Red Hat
6 3 (1.60%) Business Objects
6 3 (1.60%) IBM
7 2 (1.07%) SAP
7 2 (1.07%) Adobe
7 2 (1.07%) Informatica
8 1 (0.53%) RightFax
8 1 (0.53%) MobileIron
8 1 (0.53%) Sun
8 1 (0.53%) HP
8 1 (0.53%) PeopleSoft
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