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 20 April 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
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 8 8 7
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 82 59 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 11.31% 11.03% 12.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.24% 15.73% 16.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 34 26
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£440 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £443 £431
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -1.35%
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
576 375 348
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 79.45% 70.09% 76.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 382 233 194
Average daily rate £412 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.69% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £235 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £528 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 22 21
Average hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.35 £11.00 £10.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £50.00 £67.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -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 20 April 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 20 April 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 +3 49 £450 +38.46% 33
Abingdon -4 2 £450 +50.00% 2
Kidlington - 2 £470 - 9
Bicester - 2 £375 -
Banbury -2 1 - - 1
Chinnor - - - -
Faringdon - - - - 1
Henley-on-Thames - - - - 1
Thame - - - -
Wallingford - - - - 4
Witney - - - - 4
Agile Software Development
South East

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 67 (34.54%) Java
2 57 (29.38%) Scrum
3 56 (28.87%) Oracle
4 52 (26.80%) Publishing
5 38 (19.59%) Project Management
5 38 (19.59%) SOA
6 37 (19.07%) Oracle Fusion
7 34 (17.53%) Oracle ADF
8 32 (16.49%) Web Services
8 32 (16.49%) Amazon AWS
8 32 (16.49%) Waterfall
9 31 (15.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 31 (15.98%) TDD
10 30 (15.46%) Degree
11 29 (14.95%) .NET
12 27 (13.92%) SQL
12 27 (13.92%) Middleware
13 26 (13.40%) XML
13 26 (13.40%) Linux
13 26 (13.40%) Software Engineering
14 25 (12.89%) PRINCE2
15 23 (11.86%) Microsoft
16 22 (11.34%) Finance
16 22 (11.34%) C#
17 21 (10.82%) JavaScript
17 21 (10.82%) CSS
18 20 (10.31%) MS Office
18 20 (10.31%) HTML
18 20 (10.31%) WebLogic
18 20 (10.31%) CMS

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 31 (15.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 20 (10.31%) WebLogic
2 20 (10.31%) CMS
3 17 (8.76%) Apache
4 8 (4.12%) Tomcat
5 6 (3.09%) Alfresco
5 6 (3.09%) Drupal
5 6 (3.09%) Node.js
6 5 (2.58%) Sitecore CMS
6 5 (2.58%) Zimbra
6 5 (2.58%) Umbraco
7 3 (1.55%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (1.03%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.03%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.52%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.52%) Lync
9 1 (0.52%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.52%) JBoss
9 1 (0.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 20 (10.31%) MS Office
2 13 (6.70%) MS Excel
2 13 (6.70%) MS PowerPoint
3 10 (5.15%) MS Project
4 4 (2.06%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.52%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 19 (9.79%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (1.55%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 32 (16.49%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.09%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (1.55%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.52%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.52%) Force.com
5 1 (0.52%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.58%) Network Security
2 2 (1.03%) RNC
2 2 (1.03%) ATM
2 2 (1.03%) GSM
2 2 (1.03%) SDH
2 2 (1.03%) UMTS
2 2 (1.03%) Ethernet
2 2 (1.03%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (0.52%) Skype
3 1 (0.52%) WebEx
3 1 (0.52%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (6.19%) MySQL
1 12 (6.19%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.15%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (5.15%) NoSQL
3 9 (4.64%) Big Data
4 7 (3.61%) Hadoop
4 7 (3.61%) Oracle BI EE
5 5 (2.58%) Oracle Database
5 5 (2.58%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (2.58%) MongoDB
5 5 (2.58%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (2.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (2.06%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.55%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.03%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.03%) Apache Hive
8 2 (1.03%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.52%) Star Schema
9 1 (0.52%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 15 (7.73%) Maven
2 9 (4.64%) Ant
3 8 (4.12%) Jenkins
3 8 (4.12%) Git (software)
4 6 (3.09%) JIRA
5 3 (1.55%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (1.55%) Subversion
6 2 (1.03%) PHPUnit
6 2 (1.03%) Jasmine
6 2 (1.03%) Bower
6 2 (1.03%) Grunt
7 1 (0.52%) PyUnit
7 1 (0.52%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.52%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.52%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.52%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.52%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.52%) JUnit
7 1 (0.52%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.52%) Selenium
General
1 52 (26.80%) Publishing
2 22 (11.34%) Finance
3 10 (5.15%) Retail
4 8 (4.12%) Marketing
4 8 (4.12%) German Language
5 6 (3.09%) Games
6 3 (1.55%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.55%) Advertising
7 1 (0.52%) Electronics
7 1 (0.52%) Banking
Job Titles
1 86 (44.33%) Developer
2 39 (20.10%) Analyst
3 34 (17.53%) Java Developer
4 32 (16.49%) Project Manager
5 26 (13.40%) Business Analyst
6 22 (11.34%) .NET Developer
7 14 (7.22%) Senior Developer
8 13 (6.70%) Architect
8 13 (6.70%) Software Engineer
8 13 (6.70%) Lead Developer
9 12 (6.19%) ASP.NET Developer
10 11 (5.67%) Senior Manager
10 11 (5.67%) Java Software Engineer
10 11 (5.67%) Senior Project Manager
11 10 (5.15%) Lead Software Engineer
11 10 (5.15%) Agile Business Analyst
12 9 (4.64%) C# .NET Developer
12 9 (4.64%) C# Developer
13 8 (4.12%) Agile Project Manager
14 7 (3.61%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (19.07%) Oracle Fusion
2 34 (17.53%) Oracle ADF
3 32 (16.49%) Web Services
4 29 (14.95%) .NET
5 27 (13.92%) Middleware
6 26 (13.40%) XML
7 21 (10.82%) CSS
8 20 (10.31%) HTML
8 20 (10.31%) Spring
9 18 (9.28%) XSLT
10 16 (8.25%) WCF
11 13 (6.70%) ASP.NET
12 12 (6.19%) JSON
13 11 (5.67%) RESTful
13 11 (5.67%) AngularJS
14 10 (5.15%) JSF
14 10 (5.15%) .NET Framework
14 10 (5.15%) J2EE
14 10 (5.15%) HTML5
15 9 (4.64%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.76%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (6.70%) Digital Media
3 12 (6.19%) PMI
4 11 (5.67%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (3.61%) Open Source
6 6 (3.09%) User Experience
7 5 (2.58%) Google Search Appliance
8 4 (2.06%) Computer Science
8 4 (2.06%) Social Media
9 3 (1.55%) Visualisation
9 3 (1.55%) Data Integration
9 3 (1.55%) Data Conversion
10 2 (1.03%) Grid Computing
10 2 (1.03%) Data Extraction
10 2 (1.03%) PKI
10 2 (1.03%) Mathematics
10 2 (1.03%) Physics
10 2 (1.03%) Mobile Games
11 1 (0.52%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.52%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 26 (13.40%) Linux
2 11 (5.67%) Windows
3 4 (2.06%) Android
3 4 (2.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.03%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (1.03%) UNIX
4 2 (1.03%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.03%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.03%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (29.38%) Scrum
2 38 (19.59%) Project Management
2 38 (19.59%) SOA
3 32 (16.49%) Waterfall
4 31 (15.98%) TDD
5 26 (13.40%) Software Engineering
6 25 (12.89%) PRINCE2
7 20 (10.31%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (9.79%) Business Analysis
9 18 (9.28%) Stakeholder Management
10 17 (8.76%) CRM
10 17 (8.76%) Project Planning
11 16 (8.25%) UML
12 15 (7.73%) OO
12 15 (7.73%) Change Management
13 14 (7.22%) User Stories
13 14 (7.22%) Analytics
14 13 (6.70%) E-Commerce
15 11 (5.67%) ETL
16 9 (4.64%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 67 (34.54%) Java
2 27 (13.92%) SQL
3 22 (11.34%) C#
4 21 (10.82%) JavaScript
5 18 (9.28%) XPath
5 18 (9.28%) XQuery
6 15 (7.73%) PHP
7 9 (4.64%) C
8 8 (4.12%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 8 (4.12%) Scala
9 7 (3.61%) Python
10 6 (3.09%) C++
10 6 (3.09%) Perl
11 4 (2.06%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.03%) Groovy
12 2 (1.03%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.52%) SOQL
13 1 (0.52%) SOSL
13 1 (0.52%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.52%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 30 (15.46%) Degree
2 14 (7.22%) PMI Certification
3 10 (5.15%) PMP
4 9 (4.64%) ISEB
5 8 (4.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.52%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.06%) QA
2 2 (1.03%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.03%) Docker
2 1 (0.52%) HDFS
2 1 (0.52%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (0.52%) Varnish
2 1 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (9.79%) Oracle Identity Management
2 12 (6.19%) Puppet
3 8 (4.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 5 (2.58%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.03%) Ansible
5 2 (1.03%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.52%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 56 (28.87%) Oracle
2 23 (11.86%) Microsoft
3 6 (3.09%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (2.58%) Twitter
4 5 (2.58%) Sitecore
4 5 (2.58%) Google
5 4 (2.06%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.03%) Ericsson
6 2 (1.03%) Informatica
6 2 (1.03%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 1 (0.52%) Tableau
7 1 (0.52%) Conga
7 1 (0.52%) Cisco
7 1 (0.52%) SAP
7 1 (0.52%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.52%) Siebel
7 1 (0.52%) VMware
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