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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 6 9 8
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 115 112 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 14.11% 12.17% 13.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.97% 16.16% 18.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 77 57
Average daily rate
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£415 £365 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £295 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £490 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.44%
Agile Software Development
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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
640 693 459
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 78.53% 75.33% 74.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 381 437 257
Average daily rate £400 £368 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.84% +2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £265 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £495 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 19 18
Average hourly rate £22.50 £12.25 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.67% -20.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.57 £10.99 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £15.09 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

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 2 July 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 2 July 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 72 (32.29%) Finance
2 64 (28.70%) Scrum
3 60 (26.91%) C#
3 60 (26.91%) .NET
4 53 (23.77%) JavaScript
5 46 (20.63%) HTML
5 46 (20.63%) TDD
6 43 (19.28%) Oracle
7 40 (17.94%) Waterfall
8 35 (15.70%) AngularJS
9 34 (15.25%) CSS
9 34 (15.25%) SQL
10 33 (14.80%) MVC
11 31 (13.90%) PRINCE2
12 30 (13.45%) ASP.NET
13 29 (13.00%) BDD
14 28 (12.56%) OO
15 27 (12.11%) jQuery
16 26 (11.66%) Microsoft
17 25 (11.21%) ASP.NET MVC
18 23 (10.31%) HTML5
18 23 (10.31%) Windows
19 22 (9.87%) E-Commerce
19 22 (9.87%) Java
19 22 (9.87%) Project Management
20 21 (9.42%) QA
20 21 (9.42%) Web Development
20 21 (9.42%) .NET Framework
21 19 (8.52%) Web Services
22 18 (8.07%) Software Engineering

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

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 (3.59%) Node.js
2 7 (3.14%) WebSphere
3 5 (2.24%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.24%) IIS
4 4 (1.79%) Apache
4 4 (1.79%) Confluence
4 4 (1.79%) 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%) Kentico
5 2 (0.90%) Drupal
5 2 (0.90%) Apache Solr
5 2 (0.90%) Moodle
5 2 (0.90%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.90%) CMS
6 1 (0.45%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.45%) JBoss
6 1 (0.45%) Mule
Applications
1 11 (4.93%) MS Project
2 5 (2.24%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.79%) MS Excel
4 3 (1.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (3.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (2.69%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.24%) Internet
2 4 (1.79%) LDAP
2 4 (1.79%) AMQP
3 2 (0.90%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.90%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (6.73%) SQL Server
2 14 (6.28%) MongoDB
3 10 (4.48%) Oracle Database
4 8 (3.59%) Relational Database
5 7 (3.14%) NoSQL
5 7 (3.14%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (2.24%) Big Data
6 5 (2.24%) MySQL
6 5 (2.24%) UniData
6 5 (2.24%) Hadoop
7 4 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (1.79%) DB2
7 4 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.35%) PowerCenter
9 2 (0.90%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.45%) SQLite
10 1 (0.45%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (0.45%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.45%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 16 (7.17%) Visual Studio
2 13 (5.83%) Selenium
3 12 (5.38%) WebDriver
4 9 (4.04%) Xcode
5 8 (3.59%) Subversion
5 8 (3.59%) JIRA
6 7 (3.14%) HP UFT
7 6 (2.69%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (2.69%) Cucumber
8 5 (2.24%) SpecFlow
9 4 (1.79%) Gradle
9 4 (1.79%) Mercurial
9 4 (1.79%) Eclipse
9 4 (1.79%) Ant
9 4 (1.79%) JUnit
10 3 (1.35%) NUnit
10 3 (1.35%) TeamCity
10 3 (1.35%) Jasmine
11 2 (0.90%) Octopus Deploy
12 1 (0.45%) gulp
General
1 72 (32.29%) Finance
2 18 (8.07%) Retail
3 17 (7.62%) Banking
4 14 (6.28%) Automotive
5 9 (4.04%) Manufacturing
6 8 (3.59%) Marketing
7 7 (3.14%) Electronics
7 7 (3.14%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.35%) German Language
9 2 (0.90%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 102 (45.74%) Developer
2 37 (16.59%) Analyst
3 28 (12.56%) Project Manager
4 25 (11.21%) .NET Developer
5 20 (8.97%) Test Manager
6 17 (7.62%) Business Analyst
7 16 (7.17%) Web Developer
8 13 (5.83%) Architect
9 12 (5.38%) Test Analyst
9 12 (5.38%) iOS Developer
10 11 (4.93%) Designer
11 10 (4.48%) Agile Business Analyst
11 10 (4.48%) Agile .NET Developer
12 9 (4.04%) AWS Developer
13 8 (3.59%) Java Developer
14 7 (3.14%) C# Developer
14 7 (3.14%) Senior Developer
14 7 (3.14%) Financial Business Analyst
14 7 (3.14%) JavaScript Developer
14 7 (3.14%) Financial Services Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (26.91%) .NET
2 46 (20.63%) HTML
3 35 (15.70%) AngularJS
4 34 (15.25%) CSS
5 30 (13.45%) ASP.NET
6 27 (12.11%) jQuery
7 25 (11.21%) ASP.NET MVC
8 23 (10.31%) HTML5
9 21 (9.42%) .NET Framework
10 19 (8.52%) Web Services
11 18 (8.07%) WCF
12 17 (7.62%) KnockoutJS
13 15 (6.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 13 (5.83%) iOS SDK
14 13 (5.83%) CSS3
14 13 (5.83%) XML
15 11 (4.93%) NHibernate
16 10 (4.48%) JSON
16 10 (4.48%) SOAP
17 9 (4.04%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.07%) User Experience
2 9 (4.04%) iPhone
2 9 (4.04%) iPad
2 9 (4.04%) Mobile App
3 7 (3.14%) DTV
3 7 (3.14%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.24%) Data Integration
5 4 (1.79%) Mainframe
5 4 (1.79%) IBM Mainframe
6 3 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.35%) Mobile Banking
6 3 (1.35%) N-Tier
6 3 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (0.90%) Credit Risk
7 2 (0.90%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.90%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.45%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.45%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.45%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.45%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 23 (10.31%) Windows
2 15 (6.73%) Apple iOS
3 10 (4.48%) Linux
4 9 (4.04%) UNIX
5 5 (2.24%) Android
6 4 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.79%) Windows Phone
7 3 (1.35%) Windows 2000 Server
7 3 (1.35%) Windows NT
7 3 (1.35%) MVS
7 3 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.90%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.45%) BlackBerry OS
9 1 (0.45%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (28.70%) Scrum
2 46 (20.63%) TDD
3 40 (17.94%) Waterfall
4 33 (14.80%) MVC
5 31 (13.90%) PRINCE2
6 29 (13.00%) BDD
7 28 (12.56%) OO
8 22 (9.87%) E-Commerce
8 22 (9.87%) Project Management
9 21 (9.42%) Web Development
10 18 (8.07%) Software Engineering
10 18 (8.07%) User Stories
11 17 (7.62%) Stakeholder Management
12 15 (6.73%) Unit Testing
13 14 (6.28%) iOS Development
14 12 (5.38%) Programme Management
15 11 (4.93%) Project Planning
15 11 (4.93%) User Acceptance Testing
15 11 (4.93%) Test Scripting
15 11 (4.93%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 60 (26.91%) C#
2 53 (23.77%) JavaScript
3 34 (15.25%) SQL
4 22 (9.87%) Java
5 9 (4.04%) Objective-C
6 8 (3.59%) T-SQL
7 5 (2.24%) PHP
8 4 (1.79%) C++
9 3 (1.35%) COBOL
9 3 (1.35%) PL/SQL
9 3 (1.35%) RPG
9 3 (1.35%) VBScript
9 3 (1.35%) Ruby
10 2 (0.90%) XQuery
10 2 (0.90%) PL/1
10 2 (0.90%) VB
11 1 (0.45%) Python
11 1 (0.45%) Scala
11 1 (0.45%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (6.73%) Degree
2 10 (4.48%) Security Cleared
3 7 (3.14%) DV Cleared
4 6 (2.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (2.24%) ISEB
6 4 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (1.79%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.79%) ISTQB
7 3 (1.35%) APMP
7 3 (1.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (1.35%) ISEB Practitioner
8 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.45%) HNC
9 1 (0.45%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (9.42%) QA
2 5 (2.24%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.90%) HL7
4 1 (0.45%) P3O
4 1 (0.45%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (2.24%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.79%) Puppet
2 4 (1.79%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.45%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 43 (19.28%) Oracle
2 26 (11.66%) Microsoft
3 11 (4.93%) Apple
4 9 (4.04%) SAP
5 7 (3.14%) Twitter
6 5 (2.24%) Informatica
6 5 (2.24%) IBM
7 4 (1.79%) Atlassian
7 4 (1.79%) Red Hat
7 4 (1.79%) HP
8 3 (1.35%) Business Objects
8 3 (1.35%) PeopleSoft
8 3 (1.35%) Google
9 2 (0.90%) Siebel
9 2 (0.90%) Adobe
9 2 (0.90%) Sun
10 1 (0.45%) Compaq
10 1 (0.45%) Terracotta
10 1 (0.45%) webMethods
10 1 (0.45%) RightFax
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