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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Agile Software Development
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 2 4 7
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 95 55 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 29.50% 20.75% 12.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 36.96% 24.02% 15.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 46 30
Median daily rate £500 £425 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £316 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £538 £521
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +25.00%

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
257 229 292
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 79.81% 86.42% 83.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 191 199
Median daily rate £475 £420 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.09% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £177 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 9
Median hourly rate £55.00 £19.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+189.47% +31.03%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.93%

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 25 February 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 25 February 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 83 (37.22%) Java
2 73 (32.74%) SQL
3 65 (29.15%) Scrum
4 57 (25.56%) Spring
5 54 (24.22%) Publishing
6 53 (23.77%) TDD
7 45 (20.18%) JavaScript
8 39 (17.49%) BPMN
8 39 (17.49%) Git (software)
9 37 (16.59%) JBoss
9 37 (16.59%) Maven
10 36 (16.14%) HTML
11 35 (15.70%) DevOps
12 33 (14.80%) Jenkins
12 33 (14.80%) JUnit
13 32 (14.35%) Java EE
13 32 (14.35%) Continuous Integration
13 32 (14.35%) Cucumber
14 29 (13.00%) WebSphere
14 29 (13.00%) ISEB
15 28 (12.56%) Migration
15 28 (12.56%) CSS
15 28 (12.56%) Web Services
15 28 (12.56%) JIRA
16 27 (12.11%) Software Engineering
16 27 (12.11%) Amazon AWS
16 27 (12.11%) SDLC
17 26 (11.66%) RESTful
17 26 (11.66%) GitHub
17 26 (11.66%) AngularJS

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 37 (16.59%) JBoss
2 29 (13.00%) WebSphere
3 19 (8.52%) Tomcat
4 18 (8.07%) WebSphere Application Server
4 18 (8.07%) WebSphere Process Server
5 17 (7.62%) Confluence
6 11 (4.93%) Alfresco
7 10 (4.48%) Drupal
8 9 (4.04%) Elasticsearch
9 8 (3.59%) Apache
9 8 (3.59%) nginx
10 6 (2.69%) Apache Solr
10 6 (2.69%) SilverStripe
11 5 (2.24%) Jetty
12 4 (1.79%) Apache Spark
13 3 (1.35%) WebLogic
14 2 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
15 1 (0.45%) ArcGIS
15 1 (0.45%) ColdFusion
15 1 (0.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (1.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (0.90%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.45%) MS Office
3 1 (0.45%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.90%) Magento
1 2 (0.90%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.45%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.45%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 27 (12.11%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (11.66%) GitHub
3 5 (2.24%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.79%) SaaS
5 3 (1.35%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (1.35%) Amazon S3
5 3 (1.35%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.45%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (0.45%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.24%) SSL
2 3 (1.35%) Intranet
3 1 (0.45%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (10.31%) MySQL
2 17 (7.62%) MongoDB
3 13 (5.83%) Oracle Database
4 10 (4.48%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (4.48%) SQL Server
5 9 (4.04%) Big Data
5 9 (4.04%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (4.04%) NoSQL
6 5 (2.24%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (1.79%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.35%) MS Access
8 3 (1.35%) Snowflake Schema
8 3 (1.35%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (1.35%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.45%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.45%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.45%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.45%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (0.45%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 39 (17.49%) Git (software)
2 37 (16.59%) Maven
3 33 (14.80%) Jenkins
3 33 (14.80%) JUnit
4 32 (14.35%) Cucumber
5 28 (12.56%) JIRA
6 23 (10.31%) Mockito
7 21 (9.42%) Selenium
8 13 (5.83%) Talend Open Studio
9 11 (4.93%) Gradle
9 11 (4.93%) Subversion
10 4 (1.79%) GoCD
10 4 (1.79%) Sonatype Nexus
11 3 (1.35%) Bower
11 3 (1.35%) FitNesse
11 3 (1.35%) Grunt
11 3 (1.35%) JBehave
11 3 (1.35%) Liquibase
11 3 (1.35%) Yeoman
12 2 (0.90%) Ant
General
1 54 (24.22%) Publishing
2 21 (9.42%) Finance
3 7 (3.14%) Banking
4 3 (1.35%) Advertising
5 1 (0.45%) Dutch Language
5 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 115 (51.57%) Developer
2 42 (18.83%) Java Developer
3 29 (13.00%) Analyst
4 23 (10.31%) Java Engineer
5 21 (9.42%) Software Engineer
5 21 (9.42%) Tester
6 20 (8.97%) Java Software Developer
6 20 (8.97%) Software Developer
7 18 (8.07%) Business Analyst
7 18 (8.07%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 18 (8.07%) Java Software Engineer
8 17 (7.62%) Agile Developer
9 16 (7.17%) Project Manager
10 14 (6.28%) AWS Developer
11 13 (5.83%) Agile Java Developer
12 12 (5.38%) PHP Developer
13 11 (4.93%) AWS Engineer
13 11 (4.93%) JavaScript Developer
14 10 (4.48%) Architect
14 10 (4.48%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (25.56%) Spring
2 36 (16.14%) HTML
3 32 (14.35%) Java EE
4 28 (12.56%) CSS
4 28 (12.56%) Web Services
5 26 (11.66%) AngularJS
5 26 (11.66%) RESTful
6 25 (11.21%) HTML5
7 20 (8.97%) JSON
7 20 (8.97%) XML
8 18 (8.07%) Node.js
9 16 (7.17%) CSS3
9 16 (7.17%) SOAP
10 13 (5.83%) .NET
11 12 (5.38%) REST
12 11 (4.93%) jQuery
13 10 (4.48%) Hibernate
13 10 (4.48%) XML Schema
13 10 (4.48%) XSLT
14 9 (4.04%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.48%) Computer Science
2 9 (4.04%) User Experience
3 7 (3.14%) Data Structures
4 6 (2.69%) Semantic Web
5 3 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.35%) Public Cloud
5 3 (1.35%) SCORM
5 3 (1.35%) Social Network
6 2 (0.90%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (0.90%) Fintech
6 2 (0.90%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.45%) CMDB
7 1 (0.45%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.45%) RIA
7 1 (0.45%) Social Media
7 1 (0.45%) Taxonomies
7 1 (0.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (7.62%) Linux
2 4 (1.79%) Windows
3 3 (1.35%) Android
3 3 (1.35%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.45%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (29.15%) Scrum
2 53 (23.77%) TDD
3 39 (17.49%) BPMN
4 35 (15.70%) DevOps
5 32 (14.35%) Continuous Integration
6 28 (12.56%) Migration
7 27 (12.11%) SDLC
7 27 (12.11%) Software Engineering
8 25 (11.21%) BPEL
9 24 (10.76%) Pair Programming
9 24 (10.76%) Test Scripting
9 24 (10.76%) Unit Testing
9 24 (10.76%) Waterfall
10 22 (9.87%) User Acceptance Testing
11 20 (8.97%) Software Testing
12 18 (8.07%) Kanban
13 17 (7.62%) BDD
13 17 (7.62%) Data Modelling
13 17 (7.62%) Web Development
14 16 (7.17%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 83 (37.22%) Java
2 73 (32.74%) SQL
3 45 (20.18%) JavaScript
4 19 (8.52%) PHP
5 16 (7.17%) Python
6 9 (4.04%) C#
6 9 (4.04%) Scala
7 8 (3.59%) C++
7 8 (3.59%) Ruby
7 8 (3.59%) XPath
8 6 (2.69%) Perl
9 5 (2.24%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.35%) R
11 2 (0.90%) Apex Code
11 2 (0.90%) C
11 2 (0.90%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.90%) XAML
12 1 (0.45%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.45%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 29 (13.00%) ISEB
2 24 (10.76%) ISTQB
3 18 (8.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 17 (7.62%) Degree
5 1 (0.45%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.45%) CBAP
5 1 (0.45%) IIBA
5 1 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.45%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.45%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.48%) QA
2 3 (1.35%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.90%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.45%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.45%) GDPR
4 1 (0.45%) PMO
4 1 (0.45%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (4.93%) Docker
2 1 (0.45%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 4 (1.79%) Ansible
1 4 (1.79%) Kubernetes
1 4 (1.79%) Mesos
1 4 (1.79%) Rancher
2 2 (0.90%) Puppet
3 1 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.45%) Terraform
3 1 (0.45%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 16 (7.17%) Oracle
2 13 (5.83%) Talend
3 7 (3.14%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (2.69%) Microsoft
5 3 (1.35%) Adobe
5 3 (1.35%) Facebook
5 3 (1.35%) Twitter
6 2 (0.90%) SAP
6 2 (0.90%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.45%) Google
7 1 (0.45%) IBM
7 1 (0.45%) PayPal
7 1 (0.45%) Siebel
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