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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Agile Software Development
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 2 5 2
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 102 56 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 33.12% 19.58% 19.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 40.48% 22.49% 23.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 47 57
Median daily rate £500 £438 £518
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -15.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £335 £409
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £45.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-8.88% +21.62%

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
252 249 323
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 81.82% 87.06% 83.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 216 202
Median daily rate £500 £420 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% -11.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £138 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £575 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 13
Median hourly rate £21.29 £67.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.45% +285.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.43 £19.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.19 £137.50 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +58.41%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017, 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 90 (39.82%) Java
2 76 (33.63%) Scrum
3 75 (33.19%) SQL
4 67 (29.65%) Spring
5 63 (27.88%) JavaScript
6 62 (27.43%) Publishing
7 60 (26.55%) TDD
8 49 (21.68%) Maven
9 45 (19.91%) Git (software)
9 45 (19.91%) Amazon AWS
10 43 (19.03%) AngularJS
10 43 (19.03%) JUnit
11 42 (18.58%) HTML
12 40 (17.70%) Jenkins
13 39 (17.26%) DevOps
14 38 (16.81%) Cucumber
15 36 (15.93%) RESTful
15 36 (15.93%) Continuous Integration
16 35 (15.49%) Kanban
16 35 (15.49%) BPMN
16 35 (15.49%) JSON
17 34 (15.04%) MongoDB
18 33 (14.60%) GitHub
18 33 (14.60%) CSS
18 33 (14.60%) Tomcat
19 30 (13.27%) Software Engineering
20 28 (12.39%) Mockito
20 28 (12.39%) Java EE
21 27 (11.95%) JBoss
21 27 (11.95%) Web Services

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 33 (14.60%) Tomcat
2 27 (11.95%) Elasticsearch
2 27 (11.95%) JBoss
3 25 (11.06%) WebSphere
4 18 (7.96%) WebSphere Process Server
5 14 (6.19%) WebSphere Application Server
6 13 (5.75%) Confluence
7 11 (4.87%) Alfresco
8 10 (4.42%) Apache
8 10 (4.42%) Apache Solr
8 10 (4.42%) Drupal
8 10 (4.42%) nginx
9 8 (3.54%) Jetty
10 6 (2.65%) SilverStripe
11 5 (2.21%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.44%) Apache ServiceMix
12 1 (0.44%) ArcGIS
12 1 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.44%) ColdFusion
12 1 (0.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (1.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.44%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (3.98%) Magento
2 1 (0.44%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 45 (19.91%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (14.60%) GitHub
3 20 (8.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (8.41%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (3.10%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (1.33%) Amazon S3
6 3 (1.33%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.44%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.33%) Intranet
1 3 (1.33%) SSL
2 2 (0.88%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (15.04%) MongoDB
2 22 (9.73%) MySQL
3 20 (8.85%) NoSQL
4 13 (5.75%) Couchbase
5 12 (5.31%) Oracle Database
6 10 (4.42%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (4.42%) SQL Server
7 8 (3.54%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (2.21%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (1.33%) Big Data
9 3 (1.33%) MS Access
9 3 (1.33%) Snowflake Schema
9 3 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (1.33%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.44%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.44%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 49 (21.68%) Maven
2 45 (19.91%) Git (software)
3 43 (19.03%) JUnit
4 40 (17.70%) Jenkins
5 38 (16.81%) Cucumber
6 28 (12.39%) Mockito
7 25 (11.06%) JIRA
8 22 (9.73%) Gradle
9 19 (8.41%) Selenium
10 15 (6.64%) Subversion
11 13 (5.75%) Spock
12 12 (5.31%) GoCD
12 12 (5.31%) Talend Open Studio
13 4 (1.77%) Sonatype Nexus
14 3 (1.33%) Bower
14 3 (1.33%) FitNesse
14 3 (1.33%) Grunt
14 3 (1.33%) JBehave
14 3 (1.33%) Liquibase
14 3 (1.33%) Yeoman
General
1 62 (27.43%) Publishing
2 17 (7.52%) Finance
3 3 (1.33%) Financial Institution
4 2 (0.88%) Advertising
5 1 (0.44%) Banking
5 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 131 (57.96%) Developer
2 60 (26.55%) Java Developer
3 29 (12.83%) Agile Developer
4 27 (11.95%) AWS Developer
5 26 (11.50%) Java Engineer
6 25 (11.06%) Software Engineer
7 23 (10.18%) Analyst
7 23 (10.18%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 23 (10.18%) Java Software Developer
7 23 (10.18%) Java Software Engineer
8 20 (8.85%) Tester
9 19 (8.41%) Agile Java Developer
10 18 (7.96%) PHP Developer
11 17 (7.52%) Software Developer
12 16 (7.08%) Project Manager
13 15 (6.64%) AWS Engineer
13 15 (6.64%) JavaScript Developer
14 14 (6.19%) Business Analyst
15 12 (5.31%) AWS Software Engineer
15 12 (5.31%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (29.65%) Spring
2 43 (19.03%) AngularJS
3 42 (18.58%) HTML
4 36 (15.93%) RESTful
5 35 (15.49%) JSON
6 33 (14.60%) CSS
7 28 (12.39%) Java EE
8 27 (11.95%) Web Services
9 25 (11.06%) Node.js
10 24 (10.62%) J2EE
11 23 (10.18%) HTML5
12 20 (8.85%) JMS
13 17 (7.52%) CSS3
13 17 (7.52%) XML
14 14 (6.19%) .NET
15 13 (5.75%) REST
16 10 (4.42%) Lucene
16 10 (4.42%) XML Schema
17 9 (3.98%) jQuery
17 9 (3.98%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 8 (3.54%) Computer Science
1 8 (3.54%) Public Cloud
1 8 (3.54%) User Experience
2 6 (2.65%) Data Structures
2 6 (2.65%) Informatics
3 3 (1.33%) Social Network
4 2 (0.88%) Fintech
4 2 (0.88%) Mobile App
4 2 (0.88%) SCORM
4 2 (0.88%) Semantic Web
5 1 (0.44%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.44%) CMDB
5 1 (0.44%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.44%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.44%) RIA
5 1 (0.44%) Social Media
5 1 (0.44%) Taxonomies
5 1 (0.44%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (7.52%) Linux
2 3 (1.33%) Android
2 3 (1.33%) Apple iOS
2 3 (1.33%) Windows
3 1 (0.44%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (33.63%) Scrum
2 60 (26.55%) TDD
3 39 (17.26%) DevOps
4 36 (15.93%) Continuous Integration
5 35 (15.49%) BPMN
5 35 (15.49%) Kanban
6 30 (13.27%) Software Engineering
7 27 (11.95%) Migration
8 24 (10.62%) SDLC
8 24 (10.62%) Web Development
9 23 (10.18%) BPEL
9 23 (10.18%) Pair Programming
10 22 (9.73%) Test Scripting
11 20 (8.85%) BDD
11 20 (8.85%) Unit Testing
11 20 (8.85%) User Acceptance Testing
12 19 (8.41%) Software Testing
13 17 (7.52%) Continuous Deployment
13 17 (7.52%) MVC
14 16 (7.08%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 90 (39.82%) Java
2 75 (33.19%) SQL
3 63 (27.88%) JavaScript
4 25 (11.06%) PHP
5 15 (6.64%) Python
6 11 (4.87%) Ruby
7 9 (3.98%) C++
8 8 (3.54%) Bash Shell
8 8 (3.54%) Scala
8 8 (3.54%) XPath
9 6 (2.65%) C#
9 6 (2.65%) Perl
10 2 (0.88%) R
10 2 (0.88%) XAML
11 1 (0.44%) C
11 1 (0.44%) CFML
11 1 (0.44%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.44%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.44%) VB
Qualifications
1 22 (9.73%) ISEB
2 19 (8.41%) ISTQB
3 17 (7.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 13 (5.75%) Degree
5 2 (0.88%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.44%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.44%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.54%) QA
2 3 (1.33%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.44%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.44%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (6.64%) Docker
2 1 (0.44%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 12 (5.31%) Kubernetes
1 12 (5.31%) Rancher
2 4 (1.77%) Ansible
3 2 (0.88%) Puppet
4 1 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.44%) Terraform
4 1 (0.44%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 15 (6.64%) Oracle
2 12 (5.31%) Talend
3 5 (2.21%) Microsoft
4 3 (1.33%) Adobe
4 3 (1.33%) Facebook
4 3 (1.33%) Twitter
5 2 (0.88%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.44%) Google
6 1 (0.44%) IBM
6 1 (0.44%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.44%) SAP
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