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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 3 7 4
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 98 23 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 26.42% 10.55% 16.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 32.45% 14.38% 22.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 19 25
Average daily rate
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£425 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £275 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £41.25 £38.75
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +6.45%
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
302 160 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 81.40% 73.39% 71.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 265 101 92
Average daily rate £413 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.32% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 16 9
Average hourly rate £50.00 £14.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+257.14% -15.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -17.35%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 August 2015.

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 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 64 (36.57%) JavaScript
2 60 (34.29%) Scrum
3 54 (30.86%) TDD
4 45 (25.71%) Continuous Integration
5 42 (24.00%) Java
6 40 (22.86%) .NET
7 39 (22.29%) Oracle
7 39 (22.29%) SQL
8 37 (21.14%) HTML
9 34 (19.43%) C#
10 32 (18.29%) Publishing
11 30 (17.14%) CSS
11 30 (17.14%) jQuery
12 29 (16.57%) Project Management
12 29 (16.57%) AngularJS
13 28 (16.00%) HTML5
13 28 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
14 27 (15.43%) Node.js
14 27 (15.43%) XML
15 26 (14.86%) SQL Server
16 24 (13.71%) Web Services
16 24 (13.71%) Kanban
17 22 (12.57%) Automated Testing
17 22 (12.57%) Web Development
17 22 (12.57%) OOP
17 22 (12.57%) PHP
17 22 (12.57%) Microsoft
18 21 (12.00%) ASP.NET
18 21 (12.00%) JSON
18 21 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 27 (15.43%) Node.js
2 11 (6.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 11 (6.29%) WebLogic
3 9 (5.14%) JBoss
3 9 (5.14%) SharePoint
3 9 (5.14%) Confluence
4 8 (4.57%) Tomcat
5 7 (4.00%) Apache
6 6 (3.43%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (2.86%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.71%) CMS
9 2 (1.14%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (1.14%) Drupal
9 2 (1.14%) Umbraco
9 2 (1.14%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (1.14%) Zimbra
10 1 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.57%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.57%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 5 (2.86%) MS Office
2 4 (2.29%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.29%) MS Project
3 1 (0.57%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.57%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (6.86%) Magento
2 7 (4.00%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (1.14%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.57%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 28 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (4.00%) GitHub
3 2 (1.14%) Boomi
3 2 (1.14%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.57%) SaaS
4 1 (0.57%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.57%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.57%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.14%) HTTP
2 4 (2.29%) Intranet
3 1 (0.57%) RNC
3 1 (0.57%) Network Security
3 1 (0.57%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (0.57%) ATM
3 1 (0.57%) GSM
3 1 (0.57%) SDH
3 1 (0.57%) UMTS
3 1 (0.57%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.57%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (14.86%) SQL Server
2 13 (7.43%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (6.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (6.86%) Oracle BI EE
4 11 (6.29%) MySQL
4 11 (6.29%) NoSQL
5 10 (5.71%) MongoDB
6 9 (5.14%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (5.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (5.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (4.57%) Relational Database
8 7 (4.00%) Oracle Database
8 7 (4.00%) Oracle Database 10g
9 6 (3.43%) Hadoop
9 6 (3.43%) Oracle OWB
9 6 (3.43%) Big Data
10 5 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (2.29%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (1.71%) OLAP
12 3 (1.71%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 21 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (10.29%) Visual Studio
2 18 (10.29%) Git (software)
3 13 (7.43%) Jenkins
4 12 (6.86%) JIRA
5 8 (4.57%) ReSharper
6 7 (4.00%) Selenium
6 7 (4.00%) Ant
6 7 (4.00%) Maven
7 6 (3.43%) Grunt
7 6 (3.43%) Bower
8 5 (2.86%) Bitbucket
8 5 (2.86%) PHPUnit
9 2 (1.14%) HP UFT
9 2 (1.14%) Subversion
9 2 (1.14%) Talend Open Studio
9 2 (1.14%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.57%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.57%) JUnit
10 1 (0.57%) Eclipse
General
1 32 (18.29%) Publishing
2 11 (6.29%) Marketing
3 10 (5.71%) Finance
4 3 (1.71%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.71%) Games
5 2 (1.14%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.57%) Electronics
6 1 (0.57%) Banking
6 1 (0.57%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 101 (57.71%) Developer
2 25 (14.29%) Analyst
3 15 (8.57%) Project Manager
3 15 (8.57%) .NET Developer
3 15 (8.57%) C# Developer
4 14 (8.00%) Java Developer
5 13 (7.43%) Business Analyst
5 13 (7.43%) Architect
6 12 (6.86%) Senior Developer
7 11 (6.29%) PHP Developer
8 10 (5.71%) Technical Leader
8 10 (5.71%) Software Delivery Project Manager
9 9 (5.14%) Solutions Architect
10 8 (4.57%) Software Engineer
10 8 (4.57%) Web Developer
10 8 (4.57%) Delivery Manager
10 8 (4.57%) C# .NET Developer
10 8 (4.57%) OBIEE Developer
11 7 (4.00%) Designer
11 7 (4.00%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (22.86%) .NET
2 37 (21.14%) HTML
3 30 (17.14%) CSS
3 30 (17.14%) jQuery
4 29 (16.57%) AngularJS
5 28 (16.00%) HTML5
6 27 (15.43%) XML
7 24 (13.71%) Web Services
8 21 (12.00%) JSON
8 21 (12.00%) ASP.NET
8 21 (12.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 17 (9.71%) J2EE
10 16 (9.14%) CSS3
11 15 (8.57%) RESTful
11 15 (8.57%) XSLT
11 15 (8.57%) Spring
12 14 (8.00%) Ajax
13 13 (7.43%) Middleware
14 12 (6.86%) Oracle Fusion
14 12 (6.86%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.29%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (6.29%) User Experience
2 11 (6.29%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (6.29%) PMI
3 9 (5.14%) Algorithms
4 8 (4.57%) Data Integration
5 7 (4.00%) Computer Science
6 6 (3.43%) Blog
6 6 (3.43%) E-Learning
7 2 (1.14%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.14%) Google Search Appliance
8 1 (0.57%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.57%) Social Media
8 1 (0.57%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.57%) Web 2.0
8 1 (0.57%) CCTV
8 1 (0.57%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.57%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 18 (10.29%) Windows
2 8 (4.57%) Linux
3 5 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.57%) Android
4 1 (0.57%) CentOS
4 1 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.57%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.57%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (34.29%) Scrum
2 54 (30.86%) TDD
3 45 (25.71%) Continuous Integration
4 29 (16.57%) Project Management
5 24 (13.71%) Kanban
6 22 (12.57%) Automated Testing
6 22 (12.57%) Web Development
6 22 (12.57%) OOP
7 19 (10.86%) Waterfall
8 18 (10.29%) E-Commerce
8 18 (10.29%) ETL
9 17 (9.71%) Business Intelligence
10 16 (9.14%) SOA
10 16 (9.14%) Data Analysis
11 15 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
12 14 (8.00%) BDD
13 13 (7.43%) Open Source
13 13 (7.43%) Multithreading
13 13 (7.43%) Software Engineering
14 12 (6.86%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 64 (36.57%) JavaScript
2 42 (24.00%) Java
3 39 (22.29%) SQL
4 34 (19.43%) C#
5 22 (12.57%) PHP
6 10 (5.71%) T-SQL
7 8 (4.57%) C++
7 8 (4.57%) XPath
8 7 (4.00%) XQuery
8 7 (4.00%) PL/SQL
8 7 (4.00%) Python
8 7 (4.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 5 (2.86%) Shell Script
9 5 (2.86%) C++/CLI
9 5 (2.86%) C
10 4 (2.29%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.71%) Ruby
12 2 (1.14%) VBScript
12 2 (1.14%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.57%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 18 (10.29%) Degree
2 11 (6.29%) PMI Certification
3 4 (2.29%) PMP
3 4 (2.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (1.71%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.71%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.71%) PhD
5 2 (1.14%) ISEB
6 1 (0.57%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.00%) QA
2 1 (0.57%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.71%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (5.14%) Oracle Identity Management
2 7 (4.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 5 (2.86%) Puppet
4 3 (1.71%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.14%) CA LISA
5 2 (1.14%) Ansible
5 2 (1.14%) Mesos
6 1 (0.57%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 39 (22.29%) Oracle
2 22 (12.57%) Microsoft
3 8 (4.57%) Progress
3 8 (4.57%) Infragistics
4 7 (4.00%) Google
5 6 (3.43%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (2.86%) Perforce
7 3 (1.71%) Informatica
7 3 (1.71%) HP
8 2 (1.14%) Dell
8 2 (1.14%) CA
8 2 (1.14%) Adobe
8 2 (1.14%) Aprimo
8 2 (1.14%) Sitecore
8 2 (1.14%) Tableau
8 2 (1.14%) Eloqua
8 2 (1.14%) Talend
9 1 (0.57%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
9 1 (0.57%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.57%) Ericsson
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