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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 8 4 11
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +7
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 79 132 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 10.72% 13.87% 9.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.98% 18.38% 14.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 102 70
Median daily rate £400 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £326 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £475 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £33.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £43.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +20.83%
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
565 718 626
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 76.66% 75.42% 68.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 275 436 398
Median daily rate £403 £415 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.01% -2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 36 7
Median hourly rate £30.00 £37.09 £27.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.11% +33.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing Agile Software Development as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 7 December 2016.

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 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 42 (28.19%) Scrum
2 36 (24.16%) Java
3 34 (22.82%) JavaScript
4 33 (22.15%) HTML
5 30 (20.13%) TDD
6 27 (18.12%) SQL
6 27 (18.12%) CSS
7 22 (14.77%) SDLC
8 21 (14.09%) User Experience
8 21 (14.09%) Data Protection
9 20 (13.42%) Oracle
9 20 (13.42%) Finance
10 19 (12.75%) MVC
10 19 (12.75%) Git (software)
10 19 (12.75%) Waterfall
11 18 (12.08%) BDD
11 18 (12.08%) Spring
11 18 (12.08%) C#
12 17 (11.41%) Security Cleared
12 17 (11.41%) Selenium
13 16 (10.74%) Analytical Skills
13 16 (10.74%) Web Services
14 15 (10.07%) Marketing
14 15 (10.07%) AngularJS
15 14 (9.40%) Project Management
16 13 (8.72%) Adobe
16 13 (8.72%) Hibernate
16 13 (8.72%) Jenkins
17 12 (8.05%) HTML5
17 12 (8.05%) XML

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (7.38%) CMS
2 9 (6.04%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 8 (5.37%) JBoss
4 6 (4.03%) Apache
5 5 (3.36%) Oracle Spatial
5 5 (3.36%) SharePoint
6 3 (2.01%) Confluence
6 3 (2.01%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.34%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.34%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (1.34%) Skype for Business
7 2 (1.34%) Umbraco
7 2 (1.34%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.67%) ColdFusion
8 1 (0.67%) IIS
8 1 (0.67%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.67%) Mule
8 1 (0.67%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (5.37%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.36%) Photoshop
3 4 (2.68%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (2.01%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.01%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (1.34%) MS Office
6 1 (0.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.67%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.68%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (2.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.01%) Office 365
3 2 (1.34%) IaaS
4 1 (0.67%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.67%) Bluemix
4 1 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.67%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (0.67%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.67%) PaaS
4 1 (0.67%) SaaS
4 1 (0.67%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.01%) HTTP
2 2 (1.34%) Skype
3 1 (0.67%) DVB
3 1 (0.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.05%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.70%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (4.03%) GIS
3 6 (4.03%) Relational Database
4 5 (3.36%) RDBMS
5 4 (2.68%) MySQL
5 4 (2.68%) Oracle Database
5 4 (2.68%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (2.01%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.01%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (1.34%) Big Data
7 2 (1.34%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.34%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.34%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.34%) Power BI
7 2 (1.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.67%) EDRMS
8 1 (0.67%) Endeca
8 1 (0.67%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 19 (12.75%) Git (software)
2 17 (11.41%) Selenium
3 13 (8.72%) Jenkins
4 11 (7.38%) JIRA
5 10 (6.71%) Cucumber
5 10 (6.71%) TeamCity
6 9 (6.04%) SoapUI
6 9 (6.04%) WebDriver
7 8 (5.37%) JUnit
8 7 (4.70%) Maven
9 4 (2.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (2.68%) Eclipse
9 4 (2.68%) Subversion
10 3 (2.01%) Capybara
10 3 (2.01%) Hudson
10 3 (2.01%) JMeter
10 3 (2.01%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (1.34%) Ant
11 2 (1.34%) LoadRunner
11 2 (1.34%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (13.42%) Finance
2 15 (10.07%) Marketing
3 6 (4.03%) Publishing
3 6 (4.03%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.68%) Banking
4 4 (2.68%) Games
4 4 (2.68%) Retail
5 2 (1.34%) Electronics
5 2 (1.34%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.34%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 50 (33.56%) Developer
2 28 (18.79%) Analyst
3 15 (10.07%) Designer
3 15 (10.07%) Project Manager
4 12 (8.05%) C# Developer
5 11 (7.38%) Business Analyst
5 11 (7.38%) Java Developer
5 11 (7.38%) Systems Analyst
6 10 (6.71%) SQL Developer
6 10 (6.71%) UX Designer
7 9 (6.04%) Architect
8 8 (5.37%) Test Analyst
9 7 (4.70%) JavaScript Developer
9 7 (4.70%) Senior Developer
9 7 (4.70%) Senior Java Developer
10 6 (4.03%) .NET Developer
10 6 (4.03%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 5 (3.36%) C# .NET Developer
11 5 (3.36%) Full Stack Developer
11 5 (3.36%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (22.15%) HTML
2 27 (18.12%) CSS
3 18 (12.08%) Spring
4 16 (10.74%) Web Services
5 15 (10.07%) AngularJS
6 13 (8.72%) Hibernate
7 12 (8.05%) .NET
7 12 (8.05%) HTML5
7 12 (8.05%) SOAP
7 12 (8.05%) XML
8 11 (7.38%) jQuery
9 10 (6.71%) REST
10 9 (6.04%) Java EE
10 9 (6.04%) Node.js
11 7 (4.70%) CSS3
11 7 (4.70%) Spring MVC
12 6 (4.03%) RESTful
13 5 (3.36%) ASP.NET
13 5 (3.36%) EJB
13 5 (3.36%) OpenLayers
Miscellaneous
1 21 (14.09%) User Experience
2 16 (10.74%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.70%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.36%) Social Media
5 4 (2.68%) Data Centre
5 4 (2.68%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.01%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.01%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.01%) Replication
7 2 (1.34%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.34%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.34%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.67%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.67%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.67%) Digital TV
8 1 (0.67%) MPEG
8 1 (0.67%) NHS
8 1 (0.67%) Online Games
8 1 (0.67%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.67%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.68%) Android
1 4 (2.68%) Apple iOS
1 4 (2.68%) Linux
1 4 (2.68%) Windows
2 2 (1.34%) Unix
3 1 (0.67%) Solaris
3 1 (0.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (28.19%) Scrum
2 30 (20.13%) TDD
3 22 (14.77%) SDLC
4 21 (14.09%) Data Protection
5 19 (12.75%) MVC
5 19 (12.75%) Waterfall
6 18 (12.08%) BDD
7 14 (9.40%) Project Management
8 12 (8.05%) UML
9 11 (7.38%) Business Process Mapping
9 11 (7.38%) PRINCE2
10 10 (6.71%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (6.71%) E-Commerce
10 10 (6.71%) Front End Development
10 10 (6.71%) Migration
10 10 (6.71%) User Stories
10 10 (6.71%) Web Development
11 9 (6.04%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (6.04%) Content Management
12 8 (5.37%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 36 (24.16%) Java
2 34 (22.82%) JavaScript
3 27 (18.12%) SQL
4 18 (12.08%) C#
5 9 (6.04%) C++
6 8 (5.37%) Python
7 7 (4.70%) C
8 5 (3.36%) PL/SQL
8 5 (3.36%) T-SQL
9 3 (2.01%) Apex Code
9 3 (2.01%) Ruby
9 3 (2.01%) VB
10 2 (1.34%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.34%) PHP
11 1 (0.67%) Apple Swift
11 1 (0.67%) Groovy
11 1 (0.67%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.67%) Scala
11 1 (0.67%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (11.41%) Security Cleared
2 9 (6.04%) SC Cleared
3 8 (5.37%) Degree
4 6 (4.03%) PMP
5 4 (2.68%) ISTQB
5 4 (2.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (2.68%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (2.68%) PMI Certification
6 3 (2.01%) ISEB
6 3 (2.01%) MCITP
7 1 (0.67%) APMG
7 1 (0.67%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.67%) CITP
7 1 (0.67%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.67%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.04%) QA
2 2 (1.34%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (4.03%) TeamSite
2 2 (1.34%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.34%) Puppet
3 1 (0.67%) Ansible
3 1 (0.67%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.67%) Rancher
Vendors
1 20 (13.42%) Oracle
2 13 (8.72%) Adobe
3 8 (5.37%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.68%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (2.01%) HP
5 3 (2.01%) SAP
6 2 (1.34%) Capita
6 2 (1.34%) IBM
6 2 (1.34%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.67%) 3PAR
7 1 (0.67%) Alterian
7 1 (0.67%) ATG
7 1 (0.67%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.67%) ESRI
7 1 (0.67%) ForgeRock
7 1 (0.67%) Informatica
7 1 (0.67%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.67%) Pega
7 1 (0.67%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.67%) VMware
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