The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Paddington 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 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 5 - 1
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 11 0 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Paddington 25.58% - 60.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 26.83% - 64.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 3
Average daily rate
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£450 - £550
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 - £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 - £574
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £41.25 £38.75
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +6.45%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Paddington region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Paddington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
41 3 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Paddington 95.35% 37.50% 93.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 1 7
Average daily rate £500 £400 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -23.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £400 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Paddington

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Paddington region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Paddington

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Paddington

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Paddington

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Paddington

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Paddington region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Paddington

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Paddington

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Paddington 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 13 (65.00%) Linux
1 13 (65.00%) TDD
1 13 (65.00%) Atlassian
1 13 (65.00%) BDD
1 13 (65.00%) Jenkins
1 13 (65.00%) Software Delivery
2 12 (60.00%) REST
2 12 (60.00%) WebSphere
2 12 (60.00%) Degree
2 12 (60.00%) Spring
2 12 (60.00%) Maven
2 12 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 12 (60.00%) Java
2 12 (60.00%) SOAP
3 10 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 9 (45.00%) Open Source
5 8 (40.00%) Unit Testing
5 8 (40.00%) Software Engineering
5 8 (40.00%) Java SE
5 8 (40.00%) Java EE
5 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 8 (40.00%) OO
5 8 (40.00%) Tomcat
5 8 (40.00%) AIX
5 8 (40.00%) OOD
6 6 (30.00%) UNIX
7 5 (25.00%) DB2
7 5 (25.00%) Scrum
7 5 (25.00%) Software Testing

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Paddington by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Paddington 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 12 (60.00%) WebSphere
2 8 (40.00%) Tomcat
3 4 (20.00%) Confluence
3 4 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (20.00%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) OmniGraffle
1 1 (5.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 13 (65.00%) Jenkins
2 12 (60.00%) Maven
2 12 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (20.00%) JIRA
3 4 (20.00%) JBehave
3 4 (20.00%) Cucumber
3 4 (20.00%) SoapUI
3 4 (20.00%) JUnit
4 1 (5.00%) Axure RP
4 1 (5.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Software Engineer
1 8 (40.00%) Java Software Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Test Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Tester
3 2 (10.00%) Agile Tester
3 2 (10.00%) Automation Tester
3 2 (10.00%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Copywriter
4 1 (5.00%) ScrumMaster
4 1 (5.00%) UX Designer
4 1 (5.00%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (60.00%) Spring
1 12 (60.00%) SOAP
1 12 (60.00%) REST
2 8 (40.00%) Java SE
2 8 (40.00%) Java EE
3 4 (20.00%) Web Services
4 2 (10.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (5.00%) SailPoint
5 1 (5.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) DataPower
1 4 (20.00%) Mobile Payment
2 2 (10.00%) User Experience
3 1 (5.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 13 (65.00%) Linux
2 8 (40.00%) AIX
3 6 (30.00%) UNIX
4 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) TDD
1 13 (65.00%) BDD
1 13 (65.00%) Software Delivery
2 10 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 10 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (45.00%) Open Source
4 8 (40.00%) Unit Testing
4 8 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 8 (40.00%) OOD
4 8 (40.00%) OO
5 5 (25.00%) Software Testing
5 5 (25.00%) Scrum
5 5 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 5 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 5 (25.00%) User Stories
6 4 (20.00%) Automation Testing
6 4 (20.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
6 4 (20.00%) Automated Testing
6 4 (20.00%) Decision Table
7 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) Java
2 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (60.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) ISEB
2 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Puppet
1 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) Atlassian
2 4 (20.00%) Cadence
2 4 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) Adobe