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 3 June 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
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 3 8 17
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +9
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 79 23 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 23.58% 9.87% 8.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 29.81% 15.33% 11.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 15 11
Average daily rate
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£450 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +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
265 150 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 79.10% 64.38% 76.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 94 116
Average daily rate £421 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.35% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £210 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £450 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 2
Average hourly rate £45.00 £14.00 £10.37
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+221.42% +34.97%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 3 June 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 3 June 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 40 (34.48%) Scrum
2 30 (25.86%) Oracle
3 28 (24.14%) .NET
4 26 (22.41%) Java
5 22 (18.97%) C#
5 22 (18.97%) Project Management
6 21 (18.10%) JavaScript
6 21 (18.10%) TDD
7 19 (16.38%) Web Services
7 19 (16.38%) SOA
8 18 (15.52%) Publishing
8 18 (15.52%) CSS
8 18 (15.52%) HTML
8 18 (15.52%) Waterfall
9 17 (14.66%) Software Engineering
9 17 (14.66%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (14.66%) Amazon AWS
10 16 (13.79%) Finance
10 16 (13.79%) SQL
10 16 (13.79%) XML
10 16 (13.79%) Enterprise Software
11 15 (12.93%) ASP.NET
11 15 (12.93%) Oracle Fusion
12 14 (12.07%) PRINCE2
12 14 (12.07%) Linux
12 14 (12.07%) UML
12 14 (12.07%) Oracle ADF
12 14 (12.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 13 (11.21%) Middleware
13 13 (11.21%) XSLT

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 14 (12.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 10 (8.62%) WebLogic
3 8 (6.90%) CMS
4 6 (5.17%) Node.js
5 5 (4.31%) Apache
5 5 (4.31%) Drupal
6 4 (3.45%) Umbraco
6 4 (3.45%) Sitecore CMS
6 4 (3.45%) Zimbra
6 4 (3.45%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.86%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.86%) JBoss
7 1 (0.86%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.86%) Confluence
7 1 (0.86%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.86%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.86%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (10.34%) MS Office
2 8 (6.90%) MS Project
3 5 (4.31%) MS Visio
4 4 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (3.45%) MS Excel
5 1 (0.86%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (8.62%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (3.45%) WebTrends
3 2 (1.72%) Magento
3 2 (1.72%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 17 (14.66%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.59%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (0.86%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (0.86%) Boomi
3 1 (0.86%) SaaS
3 1 (0.86%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (0.86%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.86%) Force.com
3 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.59%) Network Security
2 2 (1.72%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (1.72%) ATM
2 2 (1.72%) GSM
2 2 (1.72%) SDH
2 2 (1.72%) UMTS
2 2 (1.72%) Ethernet
2 2 (1.72%) RNC
3 1 (0.86%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.62%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.17%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (5.17%) Oracle BI EE
3 5 (4.31%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (4.31%) NoSQL
4 4 (3.45%) MySQL
5 3 (2.59%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.59%) Big Data
5 3 (2.59%) Hadoop
5 3 (2.59%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.72%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.72%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.72%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.86%) DB2
7 1 (0.86%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (6.90%) Ant
2 7 (6.03%) Maven
3 3 (2.59%) JIRA
3 3 (2.59%) Jasmine
3 3 (2.59%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.59%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.72%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.72%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.72%) Grunt
4 2 (1.72%) Bower
5 1 (0.86%) Selenium
5 1 (0.86%) Subversion
5 1 (0.86%) JUnit
5 1 (0.86%) Mockito
5 1 (0.86%) SoapUI
General
1 18 (15.52%) Publishing
2 16 (13.79%) Finance
3 7 (6.03%) Marketing
4 3 (2.59%) Advertising
5 2 (1.72%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.86%) Electronics
6 1 (0.86%) Games
Job Titles
1 48 (41.38%) Developer
2 19 (16.38%) Analyst
3 17 (14.66%) Project Manager
4 14 (12.07%) Business Analyst
4 14 (12.07%) .NET Developer
5 11 (9.48%) Senior Developer
6 10 (8.62%) Software Engineer
6 10 (8.62%) ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (6.90%) C# Developer
8 7 (6.03%) Senior Manager
8 7 (6.03%) Senior Project Manager
8 7 (6.03%) Java Developer
8 7 (6.03%) Agile Project Manager
8 7 (6.03%) Software Delivery Project Manager
9 6 (5.17%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (5.17%) Agile Business Analyst
9 6 (5.17%) Senior .NET Developer
9 6 (5.17%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (5.17%) Architect
10 5 (4.31%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (24.14%) .NET
2 19 (16.38%) Web Services
3 18 (15.52%) HTML
3 18 (15.52%) CSS
4 16 (13.79%) XML
5 15 (12.93%) ASP.NET
5 15 (12.93%) Oracle Fusion
6 14 (12.07%) Oracle ADF
7 13 (11.21%) XSLT
7 13 (11.21%) Middleware
8 12 (10.34%) AngularJS
9 10 (8.62%) J2EE
9 10 (8.62%) Ajax
9 10 (8.62%) WCF
9 10 (8.62%) WPF
10 9 (7.76%) Spring
11 8 (6.90%) .NET Framework
11 8 (6.90%) JSP
11 8 (6.90%) JMS
11 8 (6.90%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.79%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (10.34%) PMI
3 9 (7.76%) User Experience
4 5 (4.31%) Data Integration
5 4 (3.45%) E-Learning
5 4 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.45%) Google Search Appliance
6 3 (2.59%) Digital Media
6 3 (2.59%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.72%) Social Media
8 1 (0.86%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.86%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.86%) Blog
8 1 (0.86%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.86%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.86%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 14 (12.07%) Linux
2 9 (7.76%) Windows
3 3 (2.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.86%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (34.48%) Scrum
2 22 (18.97%) Project Management
3 21 (18.10%) TDD
4 19 (16.38%) SOA
5 18 (15.52%) Waterfall
6 17 (14.66%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (14.66%) Software Engineering
7 14 (12.07%) PRINCE2
7 14 (12.07%) UML
8 12 (10.34%) Business Analysis
8 12 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (8.62%) Project Planning
10 9 (7.76%) ETL
11 8 (6.90%) OO
11 8 (6.90%) Kanban
11 8 (6.90%) Financial Modelling
12 7 (6.03%) Unit Testing
12 7 (6.03%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (6.03%) Change Management
12 7 (6.03%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 26 (22.41%) Java
2 22 (18.97%) C#
3 21 (18.10%) JavaScript
4 16 (13.79%) SQL
5 12 (10.34%) PHP
6 11 (9.48%) XPath
7 10 (8.62%) XQuery
8 8 (6.90%) C
9 7 (6.03%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 6 (5.17%) C++
11 4 (3.45%) PowerShell
12 3 (2.59%) Scala
13 2 (1.72%) Perl
13 2 (1.72%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.72%) VBScript
13 2 (1.72%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.86%) Python
14 1 (0.86%) Embedded C
14 1 (0.86%) Embedded C++
14 1 (0.86%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (10.34%) PMI Certification
1 12 (10.34%) Degree
2 7 (6.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 7 (6.03%) PMP
3 4 (3.45%) ISEB
4 3 (2.59%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.59%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.86%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.31%) QA
2 2 (1.72%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.86%) Varnish
1 1 (0.86%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (10.34%) Oracle Identity Management
2 7 (6.03%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 6 (5.17%) Puppet
4 2 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.86%) WebSphere Cast Iron
5 1 (0.86%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 30 (25.86%) Oracle
2 12 (10.34%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.31%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (4.31%) Google
4 4 (3.45%) Sitecore
5 3 (2.59%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.59%) Twitter
6 2 (1.72%) Eloqua
6 2 (1.72%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 2 (1.72%) Aprimo
6 2 (1.72%) Ericsson
6 2 (1.72%) Adobe
6 2 (1.72%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.86%) Siebel
7 1 (0.86%) IBM
7 1 (0.86%) HP
7 1 (0.86%) Dell
7 1 (0.86%) Informatica
7 1 (0.86%) Perforce
7 1 (0.86%) Tableau
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