The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Agile Software Development
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 2 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 176 103 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 31.04% 19.88% 17.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 37.29% 24.29% 21.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 79 84
Median daily rate £480 £425 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.94% -13.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £323 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £530 £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 Oxfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
472 424 545
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 83.25% 81.85% 82.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 349 343 339
Median daily rate £475 £415 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.45% -7.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £157 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 17 27
Median hourly rate £17.43 £67.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.17% +200.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £15.70 £13.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.19 £137.50 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Oxfordshire region.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Oxfordshire region.

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Agile Software Development
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +3 110 £500 +14.28% 27
Kidlington - 6 £438 - 6
Abingdon - 4 £350 - 3
Thame - 2 £388 -
Agile Software Development
South East

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 20 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 140 (37.53%) Java
2 123 (32.98%) Scrum
3 105 (28.15%) SQL
4 98 (26.27%) Spring
5 93 (24.93%) JavaScript
6 90 (24.13%) Publishing
6 90 (24.13%) TDD
7 72 (19.30%) Git (software)
7 72 (19.30%) Amazon AWS
8 66 (17.69%) Continuous Integration
9 65 (17.43%) AngularJS
9 65 (17.43%) Jenkins
10 64 (17.16%) RESTful
11 63 (16.89%) Cucumber
11 63 (16.89%) Maven
11 63 (16.89%) JUnit
12 58 (15.55%) JSON
13 57 (15.28%) JIRA
13 57 (15.28%) HTML
14 49 (13.14%) Web Services
14 49 (13.14%) Kanban
14 49 (13.14%) GitHub
15 48 (12.87%) DevOps
15 48 (12.87%) Tomcat
16 47 (12.60%) BPMN
16 47 (12.60%) MongoDB
17 46 (12.33%) Software Engineering
18 43 (11.53%) JBoss
19 42 (11.26%) CSS
20 41 (10.99%) J2EE

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 48 (12.87%) Tomcat
2 43 (11.53%) JBoss
3 37 (9.92%) WebSphere
4 35 (9.38%) Elasticsearch
5 25 (6.70%) WebSphere Process Server
6 22 (5.90%) Confluence
6 22 (5.90%) WebSphere Application Server
7 14 (3.75%) Apache
8 11 (2.95%) Alfresco
8 11 (2.95%) nginx
8 11 (2.95%) WebLogic
9 10 (2.68%) Apache Solr
9 10 (2.68%) Drupal
10 9 (2.41%) Jetty
11 6 (1.61%) SilverStripe
12 3 (0.80%) ColdFusion
12 3 (0.80%) WordPress
13 2 (0.54%) Apache Spark
13 2 (0.54%) SharePoint
14 1 (0.27%) GeoServer
Applications
1 7 (1.88%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.80%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.27%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.27%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 15 (4.02%) Magento
2 2 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.27%) Northgate Housing
3 1 (0.27%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 72 (19.30%) Amazon AWS
2 49 (13.14%) GitHub
3 39 (10.46%) Microsoft Azure
4 27 (7.24%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (1.88%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (1.88%) Amazon S3
5 7 (1.88%) Amazon SQS
6 4 (1.07%) PaaS
7 1 (0.27%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.27%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.88%) Intranet
2 5 (1.34%) Internet
3 3 (0.80%) SSL
4 2 (0.54%) SSH
5 1 (0.27%) DHCP
5 1 (0.27%) DNS
5 1 (0.27%) Firewall
5 1 (0.27%) HTTP
5 1 (0.27%) IPv4
5 1 (0.27%) IPv6
5 1 (0.27%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (12.60%) MongoDB
2 31 (8.31%) MySQL
3 27 (7.24%) NoSQL
4 26 (6.97%) SQL Server
5 21 (5.63%) Couchbase
5 21 (5.63%) Oracle Database
6 11 (2.95%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (2.68%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (2.14%) SQL Server 2014
9 7 (1.88%) MS Access
9 7 (1.88%) Snowflake Schema
9 7 (1.88%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (1.61%) Big Data
10 6 (1.61%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (0.80%) DocumentDB
11 3 (0.80%) Hadoop
11 3 (0.80%) MariaDB
11 3 (0.80%) Relational Database
11 3 (0.80%) SSDT
12 2 (0.54%) BigTable
Development Applications
1 72 (19.30%) Git (software)
2 65 (17.43%) Jenkins
3 63 (16.89%) Cucumber
3 63 (16.89%) JUnit
3 63 (16.89%) Maven
4 57 (15.28%) JIRA
5 41 (10.99%) Mockito
6 27 (7.24%) Selenium
7 25 (6.70%) Gradle
7 25 (6.70%) Talend Open Studio
8 23 (6.17%) Subversion
9 22 (5.90%) Spock
10 14 (3.75%) GoCD
11 9 (2.41%) WebDriver
12 8 (2.14%) Jasmine
13 7 (1.88%) Liquibase
13 7 (1.88%) Sonatype Nexus
14 5 (1.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 5 (1.34%) JBehave
14 5 (1.34%) Protractor
General
1 90 (24.13%) Publishing
2 22 (5.90%) Finance
3 4 (1.07%) Advertising
3 4 (1.07%) Financial Institution
4 2 (0.54%) Automotive
5 1 (0.27%) Banking
5 1 (0.27%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.27%) Marketing
5 1 (0.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 215 (57.64%) Developer
2 93 (24.93%) Java Developer
3 48 (12.87%) Analyst
4 39 (10.46%) AWS Developer
5 38 (10.19%) Agile Developer
5 38 (10.19%) Business Analyst
6 31 (8.31%) Software Engineer
7 30 (8.04%) Java Engineer
8 27 (7.24%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 27 (7.24%) Java Software Developer
8 27 (7.24%) Java Software Engineer
8 27 (7.24%) Tester
9 25 (6.70%) Agile Java Developer
9 25 (6.70%) Project Manager
10 23 (6.17%) PHP Developer
11 22 (5.90%) Software Developer
12 21 (5.63%) AWS Engineer
13 19 (5.09%) JavaScript Developer
14 17 (4.56%) ETL Developer
15 16 (4.29%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (26.27%) Spring
2 65 (17.43%) AngularJS
3 64 (17.16%) RESTful
4 58 (15.55%) JSON
5 57 (15.28%) HTML
6 49 (13.14%) Web Services
7 42 (11.26%) CSS
8 41 (10.99%) J2EE
9 37 (9.92%) Node.js
10 35 (9.38%) Java EE
11 32 (8.58%) .NET
11 32 (8.58%) XML
12 30 (8.04%) JMS
13 29 (7.77%) HTML5
14 24 (6.43%) REST
15 21 (5.63%) CSS3
16 20 (5.36%) XML Schema
17 17 (4.56%) SOAP
18 13 (3.49%) Hibernate
18 13 (3.49%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 11 (2.95%) Data Structures
2 9 (2.41%) Computer Science
3 8 (2.14%) Public Cloud
3 8 (2.14%) User Experience
4 7 (1.88%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (1.61%) Informatics
6 5 (1.34%) Social Network
6 5 (1.34%) Visualisation
7 4 (1.07%) Economics
8 2 (0.54%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.54%) Data Integration
8 2 (0.54%) Fintech
8 2 (0.54%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.54%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.54%) New Media
8 2 (0.54%) SCORM
8 2 (0.54%) Semantic Web
8 2 (0.54%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.27%) RIA
9 1 (0.27%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 24 (6.43%) Linux
2 9 (2.41%) Windows
3 3 (0.80%) Android
3 3 (0.80%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.54%) Ubuntu
4 2 (0.54%) Unix
4 2 (0.54%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.54%) Windows 8
4 2 (0.54%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.27%) CentOS
5 1 (0.27%) Debian
5 1 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (32.98%) Scrum
2 90 (24.13%) TDD
3 66 (17.69%) Continuous Integration
4 49 (13.14%) Kanban
5 48 (12.87%) DevOps
6 47 (12.60%) BPMN
7 46 (12.33%) Software Engineering
8 40 (10.72%) BDD
9 39 (10.46%) Unit Testing
10 38 (10.19%) Migration
10 38 (10.19%) Web Development
11 34 (9.12%) Pair Programming
12 31 (8.31%) Test Scripting
13 30 (8.04%) BPEL
14 29 (7.77%) ETL
14 29 (7.77%) Project Management
15 28 (7.51%) SDLC
16 26 (6.97%) User Acceptance Testing
17 23 (6.17%) MVC
17 23 (6.17%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 140 (37.53%) Java
2 105 (28.15%) SQL
3 93 (24.93%) JavaScript
4 39 (10.46%) PHP
5 32 (8.58%) Python
6 30 (8.04%) C#
7 17 (4.56%) C++
8 16 (4.29%) Perl
9 14 (3.75%) Ruby
10 11 (2.95%) Scala
11 9 (2.41%) Bash Shell
12 8 (2.14%) XPath
13 7 (1.88%) Apex Code
14 3 (0.80%) C++/CLI
14 3 (0.80%) CFML
14 3 (0.80%) PowerShell
14 3 (0.80%) R
14 3 (0.80%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.54%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.54%) XAML
Qualifications
1 24 (6.43%) ISEB
2 19 (5.09%) ISTQB
3 18 (4.83%) Degree
4 17 (4.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (0.80%) AWS Certification
6 2 (0.54%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.54%) PMP
7 1 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.29%) QA
2 6 (1.61%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.54%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.27%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (4.56%) Docker
2 5 (1.34%) Shibboleth
3 2 (0.54%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.27%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 14 (3.75%) Kubernetes
1 14 (3.75%) Rancher
2 7 (1.88%) WebSphere Cast Iron
3 4 (1.07%) Ansible
3 4 (1.07%) Puppet
4 2 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.54%) SCCM
4 2 (0.54%) Terraform
5 1 (0.27%) SELinux
5 1 (0.27%) yum
5 1 (0.27%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 27 (7.24%) Oracle
2 25 (6.70%) Talend
3 21 (5.63%) Microsoft
4 9 (2.41%) Salesforce.com
5 8 (2.14%) Sophos
6 4 (1.07%) Facebook
7 3 (0.80%) Adobe
7 3 (0.80%) Perforce
7 3 (0.80%) Twitter
8 2 (0.54%) Google
8 2 (0.54%) SAP
8 2 (0.54%) VMware
8 2 (0.54%) Xamarin
8 2 (0.54%) Zend
9 1 (0.27%) Alias
9 1 (0.27%) Apiary
9 1 (0.27%) IBM
9 1 (0.27%) Northgate
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