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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 4 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 102 85 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 18.65% 13.56% 13.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 23.39% 16.57% 18.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 56 25
Average daily rate £420 £450 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £338 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £550 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £33.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £36.40 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+23.62% +0.41%
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
436 513 298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 79.71% 81.82% 71.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 352 330 161
Average daily rate £415 £425 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.35% +16.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 22 23
Average hourly rate £67.50 £25.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+170.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £14.75 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £137.50 £27.50 £40.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -1 56 £425 -10.52% 18
Wallingford - 3 - - 1
Kidlington +1 1 £450 -10.00% 2
Banbury - 1 £365 -
Agile Software Development
South East

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 104 (44.26%) JavaScript
2 77 (32.77%) Publishing
3 75 (31.91%) TDD
3 75 (31.91%) Java
4 67 (28.51%) AngularJS
5 66 (28.09%) Node.js
6 54 (22.98%) HTML
7 52 (22.13%) .NET
8 51 (21.70%) CSS
9 47 (20.00%) Analytics
9 47 (20.00%) Waterfall
10 46 (19.57%) C#
10 46 (19.57%) Degree
11 45 (19.15%) Scrum
11 45 (19.15%) NoSQL
11 45 (19.15%) Amazon AWS
11 45 (19.15%) Analytical Skills
12 43 (18.30%) Big Data
12 43 (18.30%) Continuous Integration
12 43 (18.30%) Data Analysis
13 42 (17.87%) E-Commerce
14 40 (17.02%) SQL Server
14 40 (17.02%) MongoDB
15 39 (16.60%) PHP
16 37 (15.74%) Data Modelling
16 37 (15.74%) SQL
16 37 (15.74%) Content Management
16 37 (15.74%) Machine Learning
16 37 (15.74%) Content Enrichment
17 36 (15.32%) Natural Language Processing

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 66 (28.09%) Node.js
2 30 (12.77%) WebLogic
2 30 (12.77%) WebSphere
3 15 (6.38%) Apache
4 12 (5.11%) IIS
5 10 (4.26%) Tomcat
6 9 (3.83%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (2.98%) Apache Solr
8 5 (2.13%) JBoss
9 3 (1.28%) Alfresco
10 2 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.85%) Confluence
10 2 (0.85%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.85%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.43%) CMS
11 1 (0.43%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.43%) WebSphere Portal
11 1 (0.43%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 8 (3.40%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.70%) MS Office
3 3 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.85%) MS Project
4 2 (0.85%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.85%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (4.68%) Magento
2 4 (1.70%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.43%) FastStats
3 1 (0.43%) Infor SunSystems
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.43%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 45 (19.15%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (13.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (5.96%) Adobe Analytics
4 11 (4.68%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (4.26%) GitHub
6 9 (3.83%) Google Analytics
7 7 (2.98%) Amazon EC2
7 7 (2.98%) Google Tag Manager
8 1 (0.43%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.43%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.98%) Intranet
2 3 (1.28%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (19.15%) NoSQL
2 43 (18.30%) Big Data
3 40 (17.02%) MongoDB
3 40 (17.02%) SQL Server
4 29 (12.34%) Hadoop
5 18 (7.66%) MySQL
6 16 (6.81%) Relational Database
7 10 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (3.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (2.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (2.55%) Oracle Database
10 6 (2.55%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (2.13%) OLAP
11 5 (2.13%) OLAP Cube
12 4 (1.70%) Oracle Database 11g
13 3 (1.28%) Apache Cassandra
13 3 (1.28%) Oracle BI EE
13 3 (1.28%) RDBMS
14 2 (0.85%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 29 (12.34%) Selenium
2 25 (10.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (8.94%) Subversion
4 15 (6.38%) Git (software)
4 15 (6.38%) Jenkins
5 11 (4.68%) TortoiseSVN
6 10 (4.26%) Visual Studio
7 7 (2.98%) JIRA
8 6 (2.55%) Bower
8 6 (2.55%) Grunt
9 5 (2.13%) Cucumber
9 5 (2.13%) PHPUnit
9 5 (2.13%) ReSharper
10 4 (1.70%) MSBuild
11 2 (0.85%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 2 (0.85%) Bitbucket
11 2 (0.85%) Dreamweaver
11 2 (0.85%) JUnit
11 2 (0.85%) WebDriver
12 1 (0.43%) Eclipse
General
1 77 (32.77%) Publishing
2 11 (4.68%) Marketing
3 7 (2.98%) Finance
4 5 (2.13%) Retail
5 3 (1.28%) Back Office
6 2 (0.85%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.43%) Banking
7 1 (0.43%) Electronics
7 1 (0.43%) Front Office
7 1 (0.43%) Games
7 1 (0.43%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 143 (60.85%) Developer
2 42 (17.87%) Architect
3 38 (16.17%) Solutions Architect
4 33 (14.04%) .NET Developer
4 33 (14.04%) JavaScript Developer
5 30 (12.77%) Java Developer
6 22 (9.36%) Data Architect
7 20 (8.51%) Analyst
7 20 (8.51%) PHP Developer
7 20 (8.51%) Web Developer
8 19 (8.09%) C# Developer
8 19 (8.09%) Node.js Developer
9 18 (7.66%) Big Data Architect
9 18 (7.66%) Cloud Solutions Architect
10 17 (7.23%) E-Commerce Developer
10 17 (7.23%) HTML Developer
11 16 (6.81%) Agile Developer
11 16 (6.81%) Business Analyst
12 15 (6.38%) Full Stack Developer
13 14 (5.96%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (28.51%) AngularJS
2 54 (22.98%) HTML
3 52 (22.13%) .NET
4 51 (21.70%) CSS
5 36 (15.32%) Natural Language Processing
6 35 (14.89%) J2EE
7 33 (14.04%) Web Services
8 25 (10.64%) HTML5
8 25 (10.64%) Sass
9 24 (10.21%) Spring
9 24 (10.21%) XML
10 17 (7.23%) jQuery
11 16 (6.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 14 (5.96%) REST
13 13 (5.53%) ADO.NET
13 13 (5.53%) ASP.NET
13 13 (5.53%) RESTful
13 13 (5.53%) WinForms
14 12 (5.11%) Ajax
14 12 (5.11%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 45 (19.15%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (15.32%) Algorithms
3 9 (3.83%) Mobile App
4 6 (2.55%) N-Tier
5 5 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (2.13%) User Experience
6 4 (1.70%) Data Integration
7 2 (0.85%) e-Learning
7 2 (0.85%) PMI
7 2 (0.85%) Web 2.0
8 1 (0.43%) Blog
8 1 (0.43%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.43%) Derivative
8 1 (0.43%) Economics
8 1 (0.43%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.43%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.43%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.43%) Psychology
8 1 (0.43%) Replication
8 1 (0.43%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 32 (13.62%) Windows
2 17 (7.23%) Linux
3 14 (5.96%) Windows 7
3 14 (5.96%) Windows 8
4 7 (2.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (2.98%) Windows Server
5 5 (2.13%) Android
6 4 (1.70%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.28%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.43%) CentOS
8 1 (0.43%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (31.91%) TDD
2 47 (20.00%) Analytics
2 47 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 45 (19.15%) Scrum
4 43 (18.30%) Continuous Integration
4 43 (18.30%) Data Analysis
5 42 (17.87%) E-Commerce
6 37 (15.74%) Content Enrichment
6 37 (15.74%) Content Management
6 37 (15.74%) Data Modelling
6 37 (15.74%) Machine Learning
7 36 (15.32%) Data Analytics
7 36 (15.32%) Enterprise Architecture
7 36 (15.32%) TOGAF
7 36 (15.32%) Zachman Framework
8 33 (14.04%) OO
9 32 (13.62%) Open Source
10 28 (11.91%) MVC
11 25 (10.64%) BDD
12 20 (8.51%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 104 (44.26%) JavaScript
2 75 (31.91%) Java
3 46 (19.57%) C#
4 39 (16.60%) PHP
5 37 (15.74%) SQL
6 35 (14.89%) Python
7 14 (5.96%) C++
7 14 (5.96%) PowerShell
8 6 (2.55%) T-SQL
9 4 (1.70%) Scala
10 3 (1.28%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.85%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.85%) Perl
11 2 (0.85%) Ruby
11 2 (0.85%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.43%) C
12 1 (0.43%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.43%) PHP 5
12 1 (0.43%) VB
12 1 (0.43%) VBA
Qualifications
1 46 (19.57%) Degree
2 11 (4.68%) ISEB
3 5 (2.13%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.28%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.28%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.85%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.43%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.43%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.28%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (0.85%) QA
3 1 (0.43%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.43%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.43%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.28%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.85%) Packer
1 2 (0.85%) Puppet
2 1 (0.43%) Ansible
2 1 (0.43%) CA LISA
2 1 (0.43%) Mesos
2 1 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 31 (13.19%) Microsoft
2 18 (7.66%) Google
3 15 (6.38%) Oracle
4 12 (5.11%) Adobe
5 8 (3.40%) Red Hat
6 6 (2.55%) IBM
7 5 (2.13%) Infragistics
7 5 (2.13%) VMware
8 4 (1.70%) SAP
9 3 (1.28%) ATG
9 3 (1.28%) Informatica
9 3 (1.28%) Tableau
9 3 (1.28%) Xamarin
10 2 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.43%) CA
11 1 (0.43%) HP
11 1 (0.43%) Infor
11 1 (0.43%) Progress
11 1 (0.43%) Siebel
11 1 (0.43%) Talend
Oxfordshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £449 - £501 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Intapeople
Rate: £420 - £460 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £450 - £460 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Volt
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £475 - 490 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Jenrick IT
Rate: £400 - £465 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £460 per day 10 weeks contract
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Amoria Bond
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Oxford
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 25 days ago