The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 3 2 13
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +11
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 98 95 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 29.52% 26.99% 9.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 35.77% 33.45% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 87 12
Median daily rate £425 £413 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £513 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +11.11%
Agile Software Development
Oxfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
274 284 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 82.53% 80.68% 69.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 242 78
Median daily rate £400 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 17
Median hourly rate £17.00 £45.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.22% +221.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £8.50 £9.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.40 £45.00 £23.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxford 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 Oxford

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 28 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 84 (58.33%) Java
2 55 (38.19%) Amazon AWS
3 52 (36.11%) JavaScript
4 51 (35.42%) AngularJS
5 48 (33.33%) Scrum
5 48 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
6 46 (31.94%) Web Services
7 45 (31.25%) Kanban
8 43 (29.86%) TDD
8 43 (29.86%) JSON
9 39 (27.08%) Publishing
9 39 (27.08%) Spring
10 37 (25.69%) Maven
11 36 (25.00%) JUnit
12 35 (24.31%) HTML
13 31 (21.53%) Tomcat
13 31 (21.53%) Open Source
14 29 (20.14%) MongoDB
14 29 (20.14%) SQL
14 29 (20.14%) CSS
15 27 (18.75%) PHP
16 26 (18.06%) Oracle
16 26 (18.06%) RESTful
16 26 (18.06%) Web Development
16 26 (18.06%) Continuous Improvement
17 24 (16.67%) Node.js
18 23 (15.97%) NoSQL
18 23 (15.97%) Jenkins
18 23 (15.97%) Pair Programming
18 23 (15.97%) Finance

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 31 (21.53%) Tomcat
2 12 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
2 12 (8.33%) JBoss
2 12 (8.33%) WebLogic
3 9 (6.25%) Confluence
4 7 (4.86%) WebSphere
5 4 (2.78%) Oracle Service Bus
5 4 (2.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 4 (2.78%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (2.08%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.39%) IIS
8 1 (0.69%) Apache
8 1 (0.69%) ColdFusion
8 1 (0.69%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.69%) WildFly
Applications
1 4 (2.78%) MS Office
2 1 (0.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 19 (13.19%) Magento
2 2 (1.39%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.69%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 55 (38.19%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (14.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (8.33%) GitHub
4 11 (7.64%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (2.78%) Amazon S3
5 4 (2.78%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (1.39%) Boomi
7 1 (0.69%) IaaS
7 1 (0.69%) PaaS
7 1 (0.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.39%) FTP
1 2 (1.39%) SSH
1 2 (1.39%) SSL
2 1 (0.69%) DNS
2 1 (0.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (20.14%) MongoDB
2 23 (15.97%) NoSQL
3 11 (7.64%) Couchbase
3 11 (7.64%) KDB
4 7 (4.86%) SQL Server
5 5 (3.47%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (3.47%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (2.78%) MySQL
6 4 (2.78%) Oracle Database
6 4 (2.78%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.08%) QlikView
7 3 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.39%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (1.39%) Data Mining
8 2 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.69%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.69%) Big Data
9 1 (0.69%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 37 (25.69%) Maven
2 36 (25.00%) JUnit
3 23 (15.97%) Jenkins
4 18 (12.50%) Cucumber
4 18 (12.50%) JIRA
5 16 (11.11%) Git (software)
6 13 (9.03%) Talend Open Studio
7 12 (8.33%) Mockito
7 12 (8.33%) Spock
8 8 (5.56%) SoapUI
9 5 (3.47%) Subversion
10 4 (2.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (2.08%) IntelliJ
11 3 (2.08%) Selenium
12 1 (0.69%) Eclipse
12 1 (0.69%) PHPUnit
12 1 (0.69%) Robotium
12 1 (0.69%) SpecFlow
12 1 (0.69%) WebDriver
12 1 (0.69%) Xcode
General
1 39 (27.08%) Publishing
2 23 (15.97%) Finance
3 16 (11.11%) Front Office
4 6 (4.17%) Financial Institution
5 5 (3.47%) Advertising
6 3 (2.08%) Back Office
7 1 (0.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 94 (65.28%) Developer
2 42 (29.17%) Java Developer
3 30 (20.83%) AWS Developer
4 29 (20.14%) Agile Developer
5 27 (18.75%) PHP Developer
6 23 (15.97%) Analyst
7 21 (14.58%) JavaScript Developer
8 20 (13.89%) HTML CSS Developer
8 20 (13.89%) HTML Developer
8 20 (13.89%) Node.js Developer
9 19 (13.19%) E-Commerce Developer
9 19 (13.19%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
9 19 (13.19%) Magento Developer
9 19 (13.19%) PHP Magento Developer
10 18 (12.50%) Web Developer
11 17 (11.81%) E-Commerce Web Developer
11 17 (11.81%) PHP Web Developer
12 11 (7.64%) Quantitative Developer
12 11 (7.64%) Test Analyst
13 9 (6.25%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (35.42%) AngularJS
2 46 (31.94%) Web Services
3 43 (29.86%) JSON
4 39 (27.08%) Spring
5 35 (24.31%) HTML
6 29 (20.14%) CSS
7 26 (18.06%) RESTful
8 24 (16.67%) Node.js
9 20 (13.89%) Sass
10 17 (11.81%) J2EE
11 14 (9.72%) CSS3
11 14 (9.72%) JMS
12 13 (9.03%) REST
12 13 (9.03%) SOAP
12 13 (9.03%) XML
13 12 (8.33%) HTML5
14 11 (7.64%) Esper
14 11 (7.64%) NumPy
14 11 (7.64%) Pyramid
14 11 (7.64%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.72%) Visualisation
2 13 (9.03%) Statistics
3 12 (8.33%) Computer Science
4 11 (7.64%) Algorithms
4 11 (7.64%) Hedge funds
5 4 (2.78%) Mathematics
6 3 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.08%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.39%) FMCG
7 2 (1.39%) W3C
8 1 (0.69%) Augmented Reality
8 1 (0.69%) CMDB
8 1 (0.69%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.69%) Economics
8 1 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.69%) Fintech
8 1 (0.69%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.69%) Oculus Rift
8 1 (0.69%) Physics
8 1 (0.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (15.28%) Linux
2 4 (2.78%) Windows
3 2 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (1.39%) Unix
3 2 (1.39%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.69%) Android
4 1 (0.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 48 (33.33%) Scrum
2 45 (31.25%) Kanban
3 43 (29.86%) TDD
4 31 (21.53%) Open Source
5 26 (18.06%) Continuous Improvement
5 26 (18.06%) Web Development
6 23 (15.97%) Pair Programming
7 22 (15.28%) E-Commerce
8 19 (13.19%) API Development
8 19 (13.19%) Automation Testing
9 17 (11.81%) Project Management
9 17 (11.81%) Software Engineering
10 16 (11.11%) BDD
11 14 (9.72%) Process Improvement
12 13 (9.03%) OO
12 13 (9.03%) Unit Testing
13 12 (8.33%) Refactoring
13 12 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
14 11 (7.64%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 84 (58.33%) Java
2 52 (36.11%) JavaScript
3 29 (20.14%) SQL
4 27 (18.75%) PHP
5 12 (8.33%) Python
6 11 (7.64%) C
6 11 (7.64%) C++
7 5 (3.47%) Scala
7 5 (3.47%) T-SQL
8 3 (2.08%) VBA
9 2 (1.39%) C#
9 2 (1.39%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.69%) CFML
10 1 (0.69%) FoxPro (VFP)
10 1 (0.69%) PHP 5
10 1 (0.69%) Ruby
10 1 (0.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (11.11%) Degree
2 4 (2.78%) ISEB
3 3 (2.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (1.39%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.39%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.72%) QA
2 2 (1.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.69%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (0.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.39%) Puppet
2 1 (0.69%) Ansible
2 1 (0.69%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.69%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.69%) Mesos
Vendors
1 26 (18.06%) Oracle
2 13 (9.03%) Talend
3 7 (4.86%) Microsoft
4 6 (4.17%) Tableau
5 4 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.39%) Dell
6 2 (1.39%) ForgeRock
6 2 (1.39%) Pega
6 2 (1.39%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.39%) ServiceNow
6 2 (1.39%) Siebel
6 2 (1.39%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.69%) HP
7 1 (0.69%) Informatica
7 1 (0.69%) New Relic
7 1 (0.69%) SAP
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