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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 5 9 15
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +6
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 111 48 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 14.98% 9.90% 8.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 19.44% 14.50% 11.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 34 16
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£425 £361 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +3.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £290 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £548 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £386 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Agile Software Development
South East

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
571 331 336
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 77.06% 68.25% 74.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 373 210 196
Average daily rate £423 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £513 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 20 14
Average hourly rate £22.00 £17.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.41% +25.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.35 £11.00 £10.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.20 £42.50 £27.50
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 Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +7 70 £450 +30.90% 20
Bicester - 3 £375 - 1
Banbury -5 2 £750 +76.47%
Abingdon -4 1 £450 +50.00% 5
Kidlington - 1 £410 -
Agile Software Development
South East

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 50 (27.47%) Scrum
2 48 (26.37%) Java
3 43 (23.63%) .NET
4 42 (23.08%) Oracle
5 41 (22.53%) Project Management
6 38 (20.88%) C#
7 35 (19.23%) JavaScript
7 35 (19.23%) Web Services
8 34 (18.68%) Publishing
9 30 (16.48%) HTML
9 30 (16.48%) SQL
9 30 (16.48%) SOA
10 28 (15.38%) CSS
10 28 (15.38%) TDD
10 28 (15.38%) Waterfall
11 26 (14.29%) Finance
11 26 (14.29%) ASP.NET
12 24 (13.19%) Oracle Fusion
13 23 (12.64%) XML
14 22 (12.09%) Linux
14 22 (12.09%) Amazon AWS
15 21 (11.54%) Software Engineering
15 21 (11.54%) Degree
16 20 (10.99%) Oracle ADF
16 20 (10.99%) PRINCE2
16 20 (10.99%) Middleware
17 19 (10.44%) Microsoft
17 19 (10.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 18 (9.89%) UML
18 18 (9.89%) PHP

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 19 (10.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 16 (8.79%) CMS
3 13 (7.14%) WebLogic
4 12 (6.59%) SharePoint
5 10 (5.49%) Apache
6 8 (4.40%) Drupal
7 6 (3.30%) Zimbra
7 6 (3.30%) Sitecore CMS
7 6 (3.30%) Umbraco
8 5 (2.75%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (2.75%) Node.js
9 3 (1.65%) Tomcat
10 2 (1.10%) WebSphere
10 2 (1.10%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (1.10%) JBoss
11 1 (0.55%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.55%) Alfresco
11 1 (0.55%) Jetty
11 1 (0.55%) Lync
11 1 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 15 (8.24%) MS Office
2 9 (4.95%) MS Project
3 6 (3.30%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (3.30%) MS Excel
4 5 (2.75%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.55%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (6.59%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (2.75%) WebTrends
3 3 (1.65%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 22 (12.09%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.75%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (2.20%) Boomi
4 3 (1.65%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.10%) Adobe Analytics
5 2 (1.10%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.55%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.55%) Force.com
6 1 (0.55%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.75%) Network Security
2 2 (1.10%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (1.10%) RNC
2 2 (1.10%) ATM
2 2 (1.10%) GSM
2 2 (1.10%) SDH
2 2 (1.10%) UMTS
2 2 (1.10%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.55%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.55%) Intranet
3 1 (0.55%) Skype
3 1 (0.55%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (9.34%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.04%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (5.49%) Oracle BI EE
4 9 (4.95%) MySQL
5 6 (3.30%) Relational Database
6 5 (2.75%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (2.75%) Big Data
6 5 (2.75%) NoSQL
6 5 (2.75%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (2.20%) Hadoop
7 4 (2.20%) MongoDB
7 4 (2.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (1.65%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (1.65%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (1.65%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.55%) DB2
10 1 (0.55%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.55%) DataStage
10 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (5.49%) Maven
2 9 (4.95%) Ant
3 7 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (3.30%) Subversion
5 5 (2.75%) JIRA
6 4 (2.20%) Git (software)
7 3 (1.65%) Jasmine
8 2 (1.10%) Bower
8 2 (1.10%) PHPUnit
8 2 (1.10%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.10%) Grunt
8 2 (1.10%) JUnit
8 2 (1.10%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.55%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.55%) Selenium
9 1 (0.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.55%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.55%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.55%) Mockito
General
1 34 (18.68%) Publishing
2 26 (14.29%) Finance
3 10 (5.49%) Marketing
4 7 (3.85%) Retail
5 4 (2.20%) Games
6 3 (1.65%) Advertising
6 3 (1.65%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.55%) Electronics
7 1 (0.55%) German Language
Job Titles
1 76 (41.76%) Developer
2 37 (20.33%) Analyst
3 28 (15.38%) Project Manager
4 26 (14.29%) Business Analyst
5 22 (12.09%) .NET Developer
6 15 (8.24%) Senior Developer
6 15 (8.24%) Java Developer
7 14 (7.69%) Senior Manager
7 14 (7.69%) Architect
8 13 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
8 13 (7.14%) Senior Project Manager
9 11 (6.04%) Software Engineer
9 11 (6.04%) Technical Analyst
10 10 (5.49%) C# Developer
11 9 (4.95%) C# .NET Developer
11 9 (4.95%) Agile Business Analyst
12 8 (4.40%) Front-End Developer
12 8 (4.40%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
12 8 (4.40%) Senior .NET Developer
13 7 (3.85%) Agile Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (23.63%) .NET
2 35 (19.23%) Web Services
3 30 (16.48%) HTML
4 28 (15.38%) CSS
5 26 (14.29%) ASP.NET
6 24 (13.19%) Oracle Fusion
7 23 (12.64%) XML
8 20 (10.99%) Oracle ADF
8 20 (10.99%) Middleware
9 16 (8.79%) AngularJS
9 16 (8.79%) WCF
10 14 (7.69%) Spring
11 13 (7.14%) HTML5
11 13 (7.14%) XSLT
12 12 (6.59%) .NET Framework
12 12 (6.59%) RESTful
13 11 (6.04%) CSS3
13 11 (6.04%) J2EE
14 10 (5.49%) JSF
14 10 (5.49%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.34%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (7.14%) User Experience
3 12 (6.59%) PMI
4 7 (3.85%) Open Source
5 6 (3.30%) Google Search Appliance
5 6 (3.30%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.75%) Digital Media
6 5 (2.75%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.20%) Social Media
7 4 (2.20%) E-Learning
8 3 (1.65%) Data Integration
9 2 (1.10%) Visualisation
9 2 (1.10%) PKI
9 2 (1.10%) Mobile Games
10 1 (0.55%) Taxonomies
10 1 (0.55%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.55%) Physics
10 1 (0.55%) Data Extraction
10 1 (0.55%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.55%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 22 (12.09%) Linux
2 10 (5.49%) Windows
3 4 (2.20%) CentOS
4 3 (1.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (1.65%) Android
5 2 (1.10%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.55%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.55%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (27.47%) Scrum
2 41 (22.53%) Project Management
3 30 (16.48%) SOA
4 28 (15.38%) TDD
4 28 (15.38%) Waterfall
5 21 (11.54%) Software Engineering
6 20 (10.99%) PRINCE2
7 18 (9.89%) UML
8 17 (9.34%) ETL
8 17 (9.34%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (8.79%) Project Planning
10 15 (8.24%) OO
10 15 (8.24%) Business Analysis
11 14 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
11 14 (7.69%) Change Management
12 11 (6.04%) CRM
13 9 (4.95%) E-Commerce
13 9 (4.95%) Financial Modelling
14 8 (4.40%) Analytics
14 8 (4.40%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 48 (26.37%) Java
2 38 (20.88%) C#
3 35 (19.23%) JavaScript
4 30 (16.48%) SQL
5 18 (9.89%) PHP
6 13 (7.14%) XPath
7 12 (6.59%) XQuery
8 10 (5.49%) C
9 9 (4.95%) PowerShell
10 8 (4.40%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 7 (3.85%) C++
12 6 (3.30%) Python
13 5 (2.75%) Scala
14 3 (1.65%) PL/SQL
14 3 (1.65%) Perl
14 3 (1.65%) VBScript
14 3 (1.65%) VB.NET
14 3 (1.65%) Apex Code
15 1 (0.55%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.55%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 21 (11.54%) Degree
2 14 (7.69%) PMI Certification
3 10 (5.49%) PMP
4 8 (4.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 6 (3.30%) ISEB
6 3 (1.65%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.65%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.55%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.55%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.95%) QA
2 2 (1.10%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.55%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.55%) Varnish
1 1 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (7.69%) Oracle Identity Management
2 13 (7.14%) Puppet
3 8 (4.40%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 4 (2.20%) Vagrant
4 4 (2.20%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.55%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 42 (23.08%) Oracle
2 19 (10.44%) Microsoft
3 9 (4.95%) Salesforce.com
4 8 (4.40%) Google
5 6 (3.30%) Sitecore
6 5 (2.75%) Informatica
7 4 (2.20%) Twitter
7 4 (2.20%) Dell
7 4 (2.20%) Business Objects
8 3 (1.65%) Adobe
8 3 (1.65%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.65%) Aprimo
8 3 (1.65%) Eloqua
9 2 (1.10%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
9 2 (1.10%) Tableau
9 2 (1.10%) Ericsson
10 1 (0.55%) Cisco
10 1 (0.55%) IBM
10 1 (0.55%) Siebel
10 1 (0.55%) SAP
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