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 4 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 8 6 8
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 111 128 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 12.80% 14.55% 13.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.30% 19.02% 19.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 86 58
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£425 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £295 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £493 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
681 673 520
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 78.55% 76.48% 72.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 423 416 288
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £255 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £495 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 23
Average hourly rate £22.50 £12.00 £14.23
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% -15.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+17.38% -16.12%

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 4 August 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 4 August 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 66 (29.86%) Finance
2 60 (27.15%) Scrum
2 60 (27.15%) .NET
3 59 (26.70%) C#
4 54 (24.43%) JavaScript
5 48 (21.72%) TDD
6 46 (20.81%) Waterfall
7 43 (19.46%) Oracle
8 42 (19.00%) HTML
9 40 (18.10%) AngularJS
10 39 (17.65%) PRINCE2
11 34 (15.38%) CSS
12 32 (14.48%) ASP.NET
13 31 (14.03%) MVC
14 30 (13.57%) Microsoft
14 30 (13.57%) SQL
14 30 (13.57%) BDD
15 27 (12.22%) ASP.NET MVC
16 24 (10.86%) jQuery
17 22 (9.95%) .NET Framework
17 22 (9.95%) HTML5
17 22 (9.95%) Project Management
18 21 (9.50%) OO
18 21 (9.50%) QA
19 20 (9.05%) Web Development
19 20 (9.05%) Java
20 19 (8.60%) Windows
20 19 (8.60%) Stakeholder Management
20 19 (8.60%) Software Engineering
21 18 (8.14%) E-Commerce

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

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 8 (3.62%) Node.js
2 7 (3.17%) IIS
3 4 (1.81%) Apache
3 4 (1.81%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.36%) Confluence
4 3 (1.36%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (0.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (0.90%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (0.90%) Apache Solr
5 2 (0.90%) Moodle
5 2 (0.90%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.90%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.45%) JBoss
6 1 (0.45%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.45%) Mule
6 1 (0.45%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.45%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 10 (4.52%) MS Project
2 8 (3.62%) MS Excel
3 6 (2.71%) MS Office
4 5 (2.26%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (3.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (2.71%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.81%) LDAP
2 3 (1.36%) Internet
2 3 (1.36%) AMQP
3 2 (0.90%) X.500
3 2 (0.90%) HTTP
3 2 (0.90%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (6.33%) MongoDB
2 13 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 11 (4.98%) Oracle Database
4 9 (4.07%) Relational Database
4 9 (4.07%) PowerCenter
5 7 (3.17%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (2.71%) NoSQL
7 5 (2.26%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (1.81%) Hadoop
8 4 (1.81%) Big Data
8 4 (1.81%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (1.81%) UniData
9 3 (1.36%) MySQL
10 2 (0.90%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (0.90%) DB2
11 1 (0.45%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.45%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.45%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.45%) SQLite
11 1 (0.45%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 15 (6.79%) Visual Studio
2 14 (6.33%) Selenium
3 13 (5.88%) WebDriver
4 8 (3.62%) HP UFT
5 7 (3.17%) Subversion
6 6 (2.71%) JIRA
6 6 (2.71%) Xcode
7 5 (2.26%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (2.26%) Cucumber
7 5 (2.26%) SpecFlow
8 3 (1.36%) Gradle
8 3 (1.36%) Mercurial
8 3 (1.36%) Eclipse
8 3 (1.36%) Ant
8 3 (1.36%) JUnit
9 2 (0.90%) Git (software)
9 2 (0.90%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.45%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.45%) Ranorex
10 1 (0.45%) Toad
General
1 66 (29.86%) Finance
2 16 (7.24%) Retail
3 15 (6.79%) Banking
4 13 (5.88%) Automotive
5 9 (4.07%) Manufacturing
6 8 (3.62%) Marketing
7 7 (3.17%) Electronics
7 7 (3.17%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.36%) German Language
9 1 (0.45%) Legal
9 1 (0.45%) Publishing
9 1 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 98 (44.34%) Developer
2 39 (17.65%) Analyst
3 27 (12.22%) Project Manager
4 24 (10.86%) .NET Developer
5 20 (9.05%) Test Manager
6 17 (7.69%) Business Analyst
7 13 (5.88%) Test Analyst
8 12 (5.43%) Web Developer
9 11 (4.98%) Architect
9 11 (4.98%) Designer
9 11 (4.98%) Agile .NET Developer
9 11 (4.98%) iOS Developer
10 9 (4.07%) Informatica Developer
11 8 (3.62%) Financial Business Analyst
11 8 (3.62%) JavaScript Developer
11 8 (3.62%) Financial Services Business Analyst
11 8 (3.62%) AWS Developer
12 7 (3.17%) C# .NET Developer
12 7 (3.17%) C# Developer
12 7 (3.17%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (27.15%) .NET
2 42 (19.00%) HTML
3 40 (18.10%) AngularJS
4 34 (15.38%) CSS
5 32 (14.48%) ASP.NET
6 27 (12.22%) ASP.NET MVC
7 24 (10.86%) jQuery
8 22 (9.95%) HTML5
8 22 (9.95%) .NET Framework
9 18 (8.14%) KnockoutJS
10 17 (7.69%) XML
11 16 (7.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 15 (6.79%) WCF
13 14 (6.33%) NHibernate
14 13 (5.88%) JSON
14 13 (5.88%) REST
14 13 (5.88%) CSS3
15 12 (5.43%) Web Services
16 11 (4.98%) SOAP
16 11 (4.98%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.69%) User Experience
2 10 (4.52%) Mobile App
3 9 (4.07%) Computer Science
4 7 (3.17%) Data Integration
4 7 (3.17%) DTV
5 6 (2.71%) iPhone
5 6 (2.71%) iPad
5 6 (2.71%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (1.81%) Mobile Banking
6 4 (1.81%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.90%) Credit Risk
8 2 (0.90%) IBM Mainframe
8 2 (0.90%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.90%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.90%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.45%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.45%) BYOD
9 1 (0.45%) EPoS
9 1 (0.45%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 19 (8.60%) Windows
2 14 (6.33%) Apple iOS
3 11 (4.98%) UNIX
4 7 (3.17%) Linux
5 5 (2.26%) Android
6 4 (1.81%) Windows NT
7 3 (1.36%) MVS
7 3 (1.36%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.36%) Windows 2000 Server
7 3 (1.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.90%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.45%) BlackBerry OS
9 1 (0.45%) Windows Phone 8
9 1 (0.45%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (27.15%) Scrum
2 48 (21.72%) TDD
3 46 (20.81%) Waterfall
4 39 (17.65%) PRINCE2
5 31 (14.03%) MVC
6 30 (13.57%) BDD
7 22 (9.95%) Project Management
8 21 (9.50%) OO
9 20 (9.05%) Web Development
10 19 (8.60%) Stakeholder Management
10 19 (8.60%) Software Engineering
11 18 (8.14%) E-Commerce
12 17 (7.69%) User Stories
13 16 (7.24%) Business Analysis
13 16 (7.24%) User Acceptance Testing
14 15 (6.79%) Unit Testing
15 14 (6.33%) Data Management
16 13 (5.88%) iOS Development
17 12 (5.43%) Business Intelligence
17 12 (5.43%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 59 (26.70%) C#
2 54 (24.43%) JavaScript
3 30 (13.57%) SQL
4 20 (9.05%) Java
5 6 (2.71%) Objective-C
6 4 (1.81%) VBScript
7 3 (1.36%) Ruby
7 3 (1.36%) C++
7 3 (1.36%) COBOL
7 3 (1.36%) PHP
7 3 (1.36%) PL/SQL
7 3 (1.36%) RPG
8 2 (0.90%) C
8 2 (0.90%) XQuery
8 2 (0.90%) PL/1
8 2 (0.90%) VB
8 2 (0.90%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.45%) Python
9 1 (0.45%) Scala
Qualifications
1 15 (6.79%) Degree
2 13 (5.88%) ISEB
3 8 (3.62%) Security Cleared
4 6 (2.71%) DV Cleared
4 6 (2.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (1.81%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.36%) ISEB Practitioner
6 3 (1.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (1.36%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.36%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.36%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 3 (1.36%) APMP
6 3 (1.36%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (0.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.45%) PMP
8 1 (0.45%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (9.50%) QA
2 11 (4.98%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.36%) HL7
4 1 (0.45%) P3O
4 1 (0.45%) SLA
Systems Management
1 7 (3.17%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.36%) Puppet
2 3 (1.36%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.45%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 43 (19.46%) Oracle
2 30 (13.57%) Microsoft
3 11 (4.98%) Informatica
4 9 (4.07%) Apple
4 9 (4.07%) SAP
5 7 (3.17%) Twitter
6 4 (1.81%) HP
7 3 (1.36%) PeopleSoft
7 3 (1.36%) Google
7 3 (1.36%) Atlassian
7 3 (1.36%) Red Hat
7 3 (1.36%) IBM
8 2 (0.90%) Siebel
8 2 (0.90%) Adobe
8 2 (0.90%) Sun
9 1 (0.45%) Compaq
9 1 (0.45%) webMethods
9 1 (0.45%) Terracotta
9 1 (0.45%) RightFax
9 1 (0.45%) MobileIron
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