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 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 3 2 11
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +9
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 75 88 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 25.17% 25.00% 9.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 31.91% 31.32% 13.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 78 14
Median daily rate £425 £408 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.29% +18.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £502 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £38.77 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+9.62% +7.69%
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
235 281 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 78.86% 79.83% 70.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 236 98
Median daily rate £410 £414 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.90% +18.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 17
Median hourly rate £16.00 £36.25 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.86% +158.92%
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 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 1 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 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 57 (48.31%) Java
2 42 (35.59%) Continuous Integration
3 39 (33.05%) Web Services
4 37 (31.36%) TDD
5 33 (27.97%) Publishing
6 32 (27.12%) JavaScript
6 32 (27.12%) Amazon AWS
7 31 (26.27%) HTML
8 30 (25.42%) Scrum
8 30 (25.42%) AngularJS
9 29 (24.58%) Kanban
10 25 (21.19%) Continuous Improvement
10 25 (21.19%) Open Source
10 25 (21.19%) Oracle
10 25 (21.19%) CSS
11 24 (20.34%) PHP
11 24 (20.34%) Spring
11 24 (20.34%) JSON
12 22 (18.64%) Web Development
12 22 (18.64%) Linux
13 20 (16.95%) NoSQL
13 20 (16.95%) E-Commerce
14 19 (16.10%) JUnit
14 19 (16.10%) Pair Programming
14 19 (16.10%) Node.js
15 18 (15.25%) Maven
15 18 (15.25%) Project Management
16 17 (14.41%) Software Engineering
17 16 (13.56%) SQL
17 16 (13.56%) 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 13 (11.02%) Tomcat
2 11 (9.32%) JBoss
3 10 (8.47%) WebLogic
4 7 (5.93%) Confluence
4 7 (5.93%) WebSphere
5 4 (3.39%) Oracle Service Bus
5 4 (3.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 4 (3.39%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (2.54%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.69%) IIS
8 1 (0.85%) Apache
8 1 (0.85%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (3.39%) MS Office
2 1 (0.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (12.71%) Magento
2 2 (1.69%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.85%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 32 (27.12%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.39%) Amazon S3
3 4 (3.39%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (1.69%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.69%) Boomi
4 2 (1.69%) SaaS
5 1 (0.85%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.69%) FTP
2 1 (0.85%) DNS
2 1 (0.85%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (16.95%) NoSQL
2 15 (12.71%) MongoDB
3 10 (8.47%) KDB
4 6 (5.08%) SQL Server
5 5 (4.24%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (4.24%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (3.39%) MySQL
6 4 (3.39%) Oracle Database
6 4 (3.39%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (2.54%) QlikView
7 3 (2.54%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.69%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (1.69%) Data Mining
8 2 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.85%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.85%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 19 (16.10%) JUnit
2 18 (15.25%) Maven
3 12 (10.17%) JIRA
4 11 (9.32%) Talend Open Studio
5 10 (8.47%) Git (software)
5 10 (8.47%) Jenkins
6 6 (5.08%) SoapUI
7 5 (4.24%) Cucumber
7 5 (4.24%) Subversion
8 3 (2.54%) IntelliJ
8 3 (2.54%) Selenium
9 2 (1.69%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.69%) PHPUnit
9 2 (1.69%) Vagrant
10 1 (0.85%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 1 (0.85%) Appium
10 1 (0.85%) Gradle
10 1 (0.85%) Protractor
10 1 (0.85%) Robotium
10 1 (0.85%) SpecFlow
General
1 33 (27.97%) Publishing
2 16 (13.56%) Finance
3 15 (12.71%) Front Office
4 5 (4.24%) Advertising
5 3 (2.54%) Back Office
6 2 (1.69%) Retail
7 1 (0.85%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 67 (56.78%) Developer
2 26 (22.03%) Agile Developer
3 24 (20.34%) PHP Developer
4 21 (17.80%) Analyst
4 21 (17.80%) AWS Developer
5 19 (16.10%) Java Developer
6 16 (13.56%) HTML CSS Developer
6 16 (13.56%) HTML Developer
6 16 (13.56%) JavaScript Developer
6 16 (13.56%) Node.js Developer
6 16 (13.56%) Web Developer
7 15 (12.71%) E-Commerce Developer
7 15 (12.71%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
7 15 (12.71%) E-Commerce Web Developer
7 15 (12.71%) Magento Developer
7 15 (12.71%) PHP Magento Developer
7 15 (12.71%) PHP Web Developer
8 11 (9.32%) Project Manager
9 10 (8.47%) Quantitative Developer
10 9 (7.63%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (33.05%) Web Services
2 31 (26.27%) HTML
3 30 (25.42%) AngularJS
4 25 (21.19%) CSS
5 24 (20.34%) JSON
5 24 (20.34%) Spring
6 19 (16.10%) Node.js
7 15 (12.71%) Sass
8 13 (11.02%) XML
9 12 (10.17%) SOAP
10 11 (9.32%) HTML5
10 11 (9.32%) RESTful
11 10 (8.47%) Esper
11 10 (8.47%) NumPy
11 10 (8.47%) Pandas
11 10 (8.47%) Pyramid
11 10 (8.47%) SciPy
12 9 (7.63%) REST
13 7 (5.93%) CSS3
13 7 (5.93%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.02%) Visualisation
2 12 (10.17%) Statistics
3 10 (8.47%) Algorithms
3 10 (8.47%) Computer Science
3 10 (8.47%) Hedge funds
4 4 (3.39%) Mathematics
5 3 (2.54%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.54%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.69%) Fintech
6 2 (1.69%) FMCG
6 2 (1.69%) W3C
7 1 (0.85%) Augmented Reality
7 1 (0.85%) CMDB
7 1 (0.85%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.85%) Economics
7 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.85%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.85%) Oculus Rift
7 1 (0.85%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 22 (18.64%) Linux
2 4 (3.39%) Windows
3 2 (1.69%) Android
3 2 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (1.69%) Unix
3 2 (1.69%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (35.59%) Continuous Integration
2 37 (31.36%) TDD
3 30 (25.42%) Scrum
4 29 (24.58%) Kanban
5 25 (21.19%) Continuous Improvement
5 25 (21.19%) Open Source
6 22 (18.64%) Web Development
7 20 (16.95%) E-Commerce
8 19 (16.10%) Pair Programming
9 18 (15.25%) Project Management
10 17 (14.41%) Software Engineering
11 16 (13.56%) Automation Testing
12 15 (12.71%) API Development
12 15 (12.71%) BDD
13 12 (10.17%) OO
13 12 (10.17%) Process Improvement
13 12 (10.17%) Stakeholder Management
13 12 (10.17%) Unit Testing
14 11 (9.32%) Refactoring
15 10 (8.47%) Time Series Analysis
Programming Languages
1 57 (48.31%) Java
2 32 (27.12%) JavaScript
3 24 (20.34%) PHP
4 16 (13.56%) SQL
5 11 (9.32%) Python
6 10 (8.47%) C
6 10 (8.47%) C++
7 5 (4.24%) T-SQL
8 4 (3.39%) Scala
8 4 (3.39%) VBA
9 3 (2.54%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.69%) C#
10 2 (1.69%) PHP 5
10 2 (1.69%) VB
11 1 (0.85%) FoxPro (VFP)
11 1 (0.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (12.71%) Degree
2 4 (3.39%) ISEB
3 3 (2.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (1.69%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.02%) QA
2 2 (1.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.85%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (0.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (2.54%) Puppet
2 1 (0.85%) Ansible
2 1 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.85%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.85%) Mesos
Vendors
1 25 (21.19%) Oracle
2 11 (9.32%) Talend
3 7 (5.93%) Microsoft
4 6 (5.08%) Tableau
5 4 (3.39%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.69%) Dell
6 2 (1.69%) ForgeRock
6 2 (1.69%) Informatica
6 2 (1.69%) Pega
6 2 (1.69%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.69%) SAP
6 2 (1.69%) ServiceNow
6 2 (1.69%) Siebel
6 2 (1.69%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.85%) HP
7 1 (0.85%) New Relic
7 1 (0.85%) Xamarin
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: 300 p/day
Posted: 3 days ago