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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 8 6 9
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 97 122 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 14.29% 14.72% 11.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.23% 18.46% 15.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 88 75
Median daily rate £425 £408 £367
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.29% +11.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £319 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £511 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £38.77 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+9.62% +7.69%
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
563 661 707
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 82.92% 79.73% 77.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 316 388 450
Median daily rate £413 £391 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +5.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 6 20
Median hourly rate £11.50 £22.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.88% +80.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £14.08 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £40.00 £15.89
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 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 1 July 2016.

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 1 July 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 75 (32.61%) Finance
2 59 (25.65%) Scrum
3 56 (24.35%) Project Management
3 56 (24.35%) PRINCE2
4 55 (23.91%) Java
5 54 (23.48%) SQL
6 50 (21.74%) TDD
7 49 (21.30%) C#
7 49 (21.30%) .NET
8 44 (19.13%) Banking
9 43 (18.70%) Microsoft
10 41 (17.83%) JavaScript
11 37 (16.09%) SQL Server
12 33 (14.35%) Oracle
13 32 (13.91%) MS Office
13 32 (13.91%) Waterfall
13 32 (13.91%) DevOps
14 31 (13.48%) Security Cleared
15 29 (12.61%) HTML
16 28 (12.17%) SOAP
17 27 (11.74%) CSS
18 26 (11.30%) SC Cleared
18 26 (11.30%) AngularJS
19 25 (10.87%) MS Excel
20 24 (10.43%) Business Intelligence
21 22 (9.57%) Retail
21 22 (9.57%) Stakeholder Management
22 21 (9.13%) Unix
22 21 (9.13%) jQuery
23 20 (8.70%) HTML5

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 13 (5.65%) IIS
2 11 (4.78%) Apache
2 11 (4.78%) WebSphere
3 6 (2.61%) Apache Spark
4 5 (2.17%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.74%) JBoss
5 4 (1.74%) SAS
6 3 (1.30%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (1.30%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.87%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.43%) Drupal
8 1 (0.43%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.43%) WebLogic
Applications
1 32 (13.91%) MS Office
2 25 (10.87%) MS Excel
3 16 (6.96%) MS Visio
4 10 (4.35%) MS Project
5 1 (0.43%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.43%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (2.61%) Temenos T24
3 3 (1.30%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.43%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.74%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (1.74%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (1.74%) SaaS
2 3 (1.30%) Office 365
3 2 (0.87%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 2 (0.87%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.43%) IaaS
4 1 (0.43%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.22%) LDAP
1 12 (5.22%) SMTP
2 3 (1.30%) BGP
2 3 (1.30%) Internet
2 3 (1.30%) MPLS
2 3 (1.30%) Multicast
2 3 (1.30%) OSPF
3 2 (0.87%) Skype
4 1 (0.43%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (16.09%) SQL Server
2 16 (6.96%) Big Data
3 9 (3.91%) Hadoop
3 9 (3.91%) Relational Database
4 7 (3.04%) MongoDB
4 7 (3.04%) NoSQL
5 6 (2.61%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (2.61%) Apache Hive
5 6 (2.61%) Cloudera CDH
5 6 (2.61%) HBase
5 6 (2.61%) Impala
5 6 (2.61%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (2.61%) RDBMS
6 4 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.30%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (1.30%) Couchbase
7 3 (1.30%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (1.30%) Redis
7 3 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (4.35%) JIRA
2 8 (3.48%) Git (software)
2 8 (3.48%) Selenium
3 7 (3.04%) Eclipse
3 7 (3.04%) JUnit
3 7 (3.04%) Maven
4 5 (2.17%) HP UFT
4 5 (2.17%) TeamCity
5 3 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.87%) Android Studio
6 2 (0.87%) Bower
6 2 (0.87%) Grunt
6 2 (0.87%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (0.87%) Subversion
7 1 (0.43%) Ant
7 1 (0.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.43%) Gradle
7 1 (0.43%) NUnit
7 1 (0.43%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.43%) WebDriver
General
1 75 (32.61%) Finance
2 44 (19.13%) Banking
3 22 (9.57%) Retail
4 11 (4.78%) Marketing
4 11 (4.78%) Telecoms
5 10 (4.35%) Electronics
5 10 (4.35%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.74%) Corporate Banking
7 3 (1.30%) Automotive
7 3 (1.30%) Spanish Language
8 2 (0.87%) General Ledger
8 2 (0.87%) Publishing
8 2 (0.87%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.43%) Legal
Job Titles
1 83 (36.09%) Developer
2 56 (24.35%) Analyst
3 45 (19.57%) Project Manager
4 43 (18.70%) Business Analyst
5 21 (9.13%) Java Developer
5 21 (9.13%) Senior Developer
6 16 (6.96%) .NET Developer
7 12 (5.22%) Architect
8 10 (4.35%) Agile Project Manager
8 10 (4.35%) Financial Analyst
8 10 (4.35%) SC Cleared Project Manager
9 9 (3.91%) Development Manager
9 9 (3.91%) Finance Business Analyst
9 9 (3.91%) Financial Business Analyst
10 8 (3.48%) C# Developer
10 8 (3.48%) Financial Services Business Analyst
10 8 (3.48%) Service Analyst
10 8 (3.48%) Test Analyst
11 7 (3.04%) C# .NET Developer
11 7 (3.04%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (21.30%) .NET
2 29 (12.61%) HTML
3 28 (12.17%) SOAP
4 27 (11.74%) CSS
5 26 (11.30%) AngularJS
6 21 (9.13%) jQuery
7 20 (8.70%) HTML5
8 18 (7.83%) Spring
9 17 (7.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 16 (6.96%) XML
11 15 (6.52%) Laravel
12 14 (6.09%) Hibernate
12 14 (6.09%) Node.js
12 14 (6.09%) REST
13 13 (5.65%) Web Services
14 11 (4.78%) ASP.NET
14 11 (4.78%) WCF
14 11 (4.78%) WPF
15 10 (4.35%) J2EE
15 10 (4.35%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (4.78%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (4.35%) Mobile App
3 7 (3.04%) Computer Science
4 6 (2.61%) Blockchain
5 4 (1.74%) Data Centre
5 4 (1.74%) Data Integration
5 4 (1.74%) User Experience
6 3 (1.30%) Cryptography
6 3 (1.30%) Streaming Video
6 3 (1.30%) SWIFT
7 2 (0.87%) BBC
7 2 (0.87%) Credit Risk
7 2 (0.87%) iPad
7 2 (0.87%) Mobile Banking
7 2 (0.87%) Smart Meter
7 2 (0.87%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.43%) FMCG
8 1 (0.43%) Market Risk
8 1 (0.43%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.43%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 21 (9.13%) Unix
2 16 (6.96%) Windows
3 14 (6.09%) Linux
4 11 (4.78%) zOS
5 7 (3.04%) Android
6 5 (2.17%) Windows 10
7 4 (1.74%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (25.65%) Scrum
2 56 (24.35%) PRINCE2
2 56 (24.35%) Project Management
3 50 (21.74%) TDD
4 32 (13.91%) DevOps
4 32 (13.91%) Waterfall
5 24 (10.43%) Business Intelligence
6 22 (9.57%) Stakeholder Management
7 20 (8.70%) Business Analysis
8 18 (7.83%) SDLC
9 17 (7.39%) Technical Analysis
9 17 (7.39%) User Stories
10 16 (6.96%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (6.52%) E-Commerce
11 15 (6.52%) SOA
11 15 (6.52%) Software Engineering
12 14 (6.09%) ERP
12 14 (6.09%) Logistics
13 13 (5.65%) Unit Testing
13 13 (5.65%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 55 (23.91%) Java
2 54 (23.48%) SQL
3 49 (21.30%) C#
4 41 (17.83%) JavaScript
5 15 (6.52%) PHP
6 12 (5.22%) PowerShell
6 12 (5.22%) Python
6 12 (5.22%) VB
7 7 (3.04%) Scala
8 6 (2.61%) PL/SQL
9 4 (1.74%) Go
10 3 (1.30%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.30%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.43%) Apple Swift
11 1 (0.43%) F#
11 1 (0.43%) Groovy
11 1 (0.43%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.43%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.43%) XPath
Qualifications
1 31 (13.48%) Security Cleared
2 26 (11.30%) SC Cleared
3 18 (7.83%) DV Cleared
4 11 (4.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 10 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
6 9 (3.91%) Degree
7 6 (2.61%) ISEB
7 6 (2.61%) Sun Certification
8 4 (1.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (1.30%) MCSE
9 3 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.87%) PMP
11 1 (0.43%) GSAE
11 1 (0.43%) HNC
11 1 (0.43%) HND
11 1 (0.43%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.43%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.91%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.30%) QA
System Software
1 12 (5.22%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.74%) Virtual Desktop
3 3 (1.30%) XenApp
4 2 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (2.17%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.43%) Puppet
Vendors
1 43 (18.70%) Microsoft
2 33 (14.35%) Oracle
3 14 (6.09%) IFS
3 14 (6.09%) SAP
4 11 (4.78%) IBM
5 8 (3.48%) Red Hat
6 6 (2.61%) Citrix
6 6 (2.61%) Cloudera
6 6 (2.61%) Sun
6 6 (2.61%) Temenos
7 2 (0.87%) Adobe
7 2 (0.87%) Cisco
7 2 (0.87%) Huawei
7 2 (0.87%) Informatica
7 2 (0.87%) Juniper
7 2 (0.87%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (0.87%) RedGate
7 2 (0.87%) VMware
8 1 (0.43%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.43%) Tableau
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