The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Oxfordshire region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 34 37 40
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +3
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 16 12 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.27% 2.41% 2.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.86% 3.37% 3.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 9
Average daily rate
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£425 £340 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £470 £555
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £40.00 £37.25
% change year-on-year
-4.37% +7.38%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
329 356 352
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 67.14% 71.63% 66.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 238 189
Average daily rate £360 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £225 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 16 27
Average hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% -9.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £11.50 £8.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £174.25 £45.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Agile Software Development
South East

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 28 July 2014.

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 28 July 2014. 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 -1 6 £319 -5.55% 5
Abingdon -1 2 - -
Henley-on-Thames - 2 £506 - 4
Kidlington - - - - 1
Banbury - - - -
Bicester - - - - 3
Thame - - - -
Wallingford - - - -
Witney - - - - 1
Agile Software Development
South East

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 9 (25.71%) C#
1 9 (25.71%) .NET
2 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
2 8 (22.86%) PHP
3 7 (20.00%) SQL
3 7 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 6 (17.14%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (17.14%) JavaScript
4 6 (17.14%) Publishing
4 6 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (17.14%) Waterfall
5 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (14.29%) MVC
5 5 (14.29%) LAMP
5 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 5 (14.29%) Web Services
5 5 (14.29%) HTML
6 4 (11.43%) MySQL
6 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET
6 4 (11.43%) CSS
6 4 (11.43%) Project Management
6 4 (11.43%) Drupal
6 4 (11.43%) WCF
7 3 (8.57%) Project Planning
7 3 (8.57%) Web Development
7 3 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (8.57%) Git (software)
7 3 (8.57%) User Stories
7 3 (8.57%) Subversion

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 4 (11.43%) Drupal
2 1 (2.86%) Apache Solr
2 1 (2.86%) Confluence
2 1 (2.86%) IIS
2 1 (2.86%) Apache
2 1 (2.86%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.86%) MS Project
2 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
2 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (11.43%) MySQL
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.86%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Git (software)
1 3 (8.57%) Subversion
2 2 (5.71%) JIRA
2 2 (5.71%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.86%) Mercurial
3 1 (2.86%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (2.86%) Selenium
General
1 6 (17.14%) Publishing
2 3 (8.57%) Finance
3 1 (2.86%) Front Office
3 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (54.29%) Developer
2 8 (22.86%) Project Manager
2 8 (22.86%) .NET Developer
3 6 (17.14%) Salesforce.com Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Senior Project Manager
4 4 (11.43%) Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Senior Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Business Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) SQL Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Front-End Developer
5 3 (8.57%) PHP Developer
5 3 (8.57%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Web Project Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Web Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Digital Project Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Drupal Developer
7 1 (2.86%) PHP Drupal Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Agile Project Manager
7 1 (2.86%) CSS Developer
7 1 (2.86%) User Experience Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.71%) .NET
2 5 (14.29%) Web Services
2 5 (14.29%) LAMP
2 5 (14.29%) HTML
3 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET
3 4 (11.43%) CSS
3 4 (11.43%) WCF
4 2 (5.71%) REST
4 2 (5.71%) Silverlight
5 1 (2.86%) LINQ
5 1 (2.86%) jQuery
5 1 (2.86%) MooTools
5 1 (2.86%) WAMP
5 1 (2.86%) HTML5
5 1 (2.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (2.86%) LESS
5 1 (2.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (2.86%) WPF
5 1 (2.86%) XML
5 1 (2.86%) XML-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
1 1 (2.86%) Open Source
1 1 (2.86%) Social Media
1 1 (2.86%) Digital Media
1 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) Windows
1 1 (2.86%) Linux
1 1 (2.86%) Android
1 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 6 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (17.14%) Waterfall
3 5 (14.29%) MVC
4 4 (11.43%) Project Management
5 3 (8.57%) Workflow
5 3 (8.57%) CRM
5 3 (8.57%) Scrum
5 3 (8.57%) Project Planning
5 3 (8.57%) Web Development
5 3 (8.57%) ETL
5 3 (8.57%) Business Analysis
5 3 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (8.57%) User Stories
6 2 (5.71%) Investment Management
7 1 (2.86%) Time Management
7 1 (2.86%) Requirements Management
7 1 (2.86%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (2.86%) Android Development
7 1 (2.86%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.71%) C#
2 8 (22.86%) PHP
3 7 (20.00%) SQL
4 6 (17.14%) JavaScript
5 3 (8.57%) Java
6 1 (2.86%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.86%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.86%) Ruby
6 1 (2.86%) PHP5
6 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Puppet
1 2 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.57%) Informatica
4 1 (2.86%) Adobe
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