The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading 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 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 7 14 20
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +6
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 102 89 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 10.91% 8.86% 7.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.40% 12.09% 9.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 67 36
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£400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £260 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £455 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £360 £353
% change year-on-year
+7.63% +2.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £37.40
% change year-on-year
-7.09% +3.60%
Agile Software Development
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
622 736 566
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 66.52% 73.23% 71.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 347 382 216
Average daily rate £400 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 19 17
Average hourly rate £49.08 £16.00 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+206.71% -7.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £15.00 £14.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £180.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Reading region.

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 80 (40.61%) Scrum
2 55 (27.92%) JavaScript
3 53 (26.90%) TDD
4 43 (21.83%) HTML
5 41 (20.81%) .NET
6 39 (19.80%) C#
7 38 (19.29%) MVC
8 35 (17.77%) CSS
9 31 (15.74%) Java
10 30 (15.23%) Kanban
11 27 (13.71%) Python
12 25 (12.69%) ASP.NET
12 25 (12.69%) jQuery
13 24 (12.18%) SQL Server
13 24 (12.18%) Web Services
13 24 (12.18%) Project Management
14 23 (11.68%) ASP.NET MVC
14 23 (11.68%) Waterfall
15 21 (10.66%) Linux
16 19 (9.64%) SQL
16 19 (9.64%) Software Engineering
17 18 (9.14%) Selenium
18 17 (8.63%) HTML5
18 17 (8.63%) BDD
18 17 (8.63%) Microsoft
19 16 (8.12%) Windows
19 16 (8.12%) Git (software)
19 16 (8.12%) User Experience
20 15 (7.61%) REST
20 15 (7.61%) DevOps

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 9 (4.57%) BizTalk Server
1 9 (4.57%) CMS
2 5 (2.54%) Drupal
3 4 (2.03%) WordPress
3 4 (2.03%) ArcSDE
3 4 (2.03%) ArcGIS
4 3 (1.52%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.52%) Apache
4 3 (1.52%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (1.02%) Confluence
5 2 (1.02%) Node.js
5 2 (1.02%) OpenStack
5 2 (1.02%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.02%) JBoss
6 1 (0.51%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.51%) IIS
6 1 (0.51%) Apache ServiceMix
6 1 (0.51%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 9 (4.57%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.05%) MS Visio
2 6 (3.05%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (2.54%) MS Project
3 5 (2.54%) MS Office
4 1 (0.51%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (1.02%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (1.02%) SaaS
2 1 (0.51%) PaaS
2 1 (0.51%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.58%) Internet
2 3 (1.52%) Broadband
3 2 (1.02%) Firewall
3 2 (1.02%) OpenLDAP
3 2 (1.02%) ATM
4 1 (0.51%) MSRP
4 1 (0.51%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.51%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.51%) NFC
4 1 (0.51%) VoIP
4 1 (0.51%) DNS
4 1 (0.51%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (12.18%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (3.05%) NoSQL
3 6 (3.05%) RDBMS
3 6 (3.05%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.03%) MySQL
4 4 (2.03%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.02%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.02%) QlikView
5 2 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.02%) DB2
6 1 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.51%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.51%) EDRMS
6 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.51%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 18 (9.14%) Selenium
2 16 (8.12%) Git (software)
3 15 (7.61%) JIRA
4 13 (6.60%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (5.58%) Visual Studio
6 8 (4.06%) Eclipse
6 8 (4.06%) QuickTest Pro
6 8 (4.06%) JUnit
6 8 (4.06%) Jenkins
7 5 (2.54%) Cucumber
7 5 (2.54%) Subversion
8 4 (2.03%) TeamCity
9 3 (1.52%) JBehave
9 3 (1.52%) WebDriver
9 3 (1.52%) Maven
10 2 (1.02%) JMeter
10 2 (1.02%) DbUnit
10 2 (1.02%) Mockito
10 2 (1.02%) jMock
10 2 (1.02%) SoapUI
General
1 14 (7.11%) Finance
2 12 (6.09%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.52%) Retail
3 3 (1.52%) Marketing
4 2 (1.02%) Banking
4 2 (1.02%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.51%) Publishing
5 1 (0.51%) Games
5 1 (0.51%) Legal
5 1 (0.51%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 74 (37.56%) Developer
2 29 (14.72%) Analyst
3 21 (10.66%) Business Analyst
4 20 (10.15%) Project Manager
5 18 (9.14%) Python Developer
6 14 (7.11%) Architect
6 14 (7.11%) .NET Developer
7 11 (5.58%) C# Developer
7 11 (5.58%) Agile Business Analyst
8 9 (4.57%) Java Developer
9 8 (4.06%) Software Developer
9 8 (4.06%) Tester
10 7 (3.55%) ScrumMaster
11 6 (3.05%) JavaScript Developer
11 6 (3.05%) Agile Project Manager
11 6 (3.05%) Consultant
11 6 (3.05%) Technical Architect
11 6 (3.05%) Web Developer
11 6 (3.05%) Technical Analyst
12 5 (2.54%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (21.83%) HTML
2 41 (20.81%) .NET
3 35 (17.77%) CSS
4 25 (12.69%) ASP.NET
4 25 (12.69%) jQuery
5 24 (12.18%) Web Services
6 23 (11.68%) ASP.NET MVC
7 17 (8.63%) HTML5
8 15 (7.61%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 15 (7.61%) REST
8 15 (7.61%) Django
8 15 (7.61%) .NET Framework
9 14 (7.11%) CSS3
9 14 (7.11%) Sass
10 12 (6.09%) AngularJS
11 11 (5.58%) Spring
11 11 (5.58%) SOAP
12 9 (4.57%) XML
12 9 (4.57%) WCF
13 7 (3.55%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.12%) User Experience
2 14 (7.11%) Open Source
3 11 (5.58%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (4.06%) Digital Media
5 7 (3.55%) Mobile App
6 6 (3.05%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.54%) Inversion of Control
7 5 (2.54%) GIS
7 5 (2.54%) Management Information System
8 4 (2.03%) N-Tier
8 4 (2.03%) New Media
9 3 (1.52%) PMI
9 3 (1.52%) BBC
10 2 (1.02%) Cryptography
10 2 (1.02%) Semantic Web
10 2 (1.02%) EFT
11 1 (0.51%) Smartcard
11 1 (0.51%) iPhone
11 1 (0.51%) DataPower
11 1 (0.51%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 21 (10.66%) Linux
2 16 (8.12%) Windows
3 8 (4.06%) UNIX
4 2 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.02%) Ubuntu
4 2 (1.02%) Android
5 1 (0.51%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.51%) Windows Vista
5 1 (0.51%) AIX
5 1 (0.51%) Solaris
5 1 (0.51%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (40.61%) Scrum
2 53 (26.90%) TDD
3 38 (19.29%) MVC
4 30 (15.23%) Kanban
5 24 (12.18%) Project Management
6 23 (11.68%) Waterfall
7 19 (9.64%) Software Engineering
8 17 (8.63%) BDD
9 15 (7.61%) DevOps
9 15 (7.61%) Software Testing
9 15 (7.61%) PRINCE2
9 15 (7.61%) OO
10 14 (7.11%) Test Scripting
10 14 (7.11%) User Stories
11 12 (6.09%) OOP
12 11 (5.58%) Service Delivery
13 10 (5.08%) Continuous Integration
14 8 (4.06%) Responsive Web Design
14 8 (4.06%) CMMI
14 8 (4.06%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 55 (27.92%) JavaScript
2 39 (19.80%) C#
3 31 (15.74%) Java
4 27 (13.71%) Python
5 19 (9.64%) SQL
6 8 (4.06%) PHP
7 7 (3.55%) Scala
8 6 (3.05%) VB.NET
9 4 (2.03%) Perl
10 2 (1.02%) C
10 2 (1.02%) C++
10 2 (1.02%) Ruby
11 1 (0.51%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.51%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (7.61%) Security Cleared
2 13 (6.60%) Degree
3 8 (4.06%) ISEB
4 7 (3.55%) SC Cleared
4 7 (3.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 6 (3.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (2.54%) VCP4
7 3 (1.52%) MCTS
7 3 (1.52%) MCITP
7 3 (1.52%) ISTQB
7 3 (1.52%) HND
7 3 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (1.52%) PMI Certification
8 2 (1.02%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.51%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.51%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.51%) IBM Certification
9 1 (0.51%) CISA
9 1 (0.51%) CISM
9 1 (0.51%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.06%) QA
2 1 (0.51%) ISO 8583
2 1 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (2.03%) vSphere
2 3 (1.52%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (4.06%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (2.54%) Puppet
3 4 (2.03%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.02%) Hyperic
4 2 (1.02%) MOM
4 2 (1.02%) ZABBIX
4 2 (1.02%) logstash
5 1 (0.51%) Salt
5 1 (0.51%) SELinux
Vendors
1 17 (8.63%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.06%) Oracle
3 4 (2.03%) ESRI
3 4 (2.03%) Mapinfo
4 3 (1.52%) VMware
4 3 (1.52%) SAP
4 3 (1.52%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.02%) IBM
5 2 (1.02%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.51%) Websense
6 1 (0.51%) Cadence
6 1 (0.51%) Telerik
6 1 (0.51%) Blue Coat
6 1 (0.51%) Huawei
6 1 (0.51%) Fortinet
6 1 (0.51%) Progress
6 1 (0.51%) Cisco
6 1 (0.51%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.51%) Adobe
6 1 (0.51%) Juniper
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