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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 10 17 42
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +25
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 87 103 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 9.61% 9.34% 4.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.82% 13.55% 6.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 61 25
Average daily rate
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£389 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £495 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- -4.00%
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
587 760 774
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 64.86% 68.90% 66.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 362 395 264
Average daily rate £413 £375 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £225 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £528 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 16 26
Average hourly rate £27.83 £15.25 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.49% -12.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014, 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 51 (30.00%) Scrum
2 47 (27.65%) JavaScript
3 43 (25.29%) HTML
4 38 (22.35%) CSS
4 38 (22.35%) TDD
5 37 (21.76%) MVC
6 34 (20.00%) .NET
7 31 (18.24%) C#
8 28 (16.47%) Java
9 26 (15.29%) Kanban
10 25 (14.71%) SQL Server
11 24 (14.12%) Project Management
11 24 (14.12%) HTML5
12 23 (13.53%) Linux
13 22 (12.94%) DevOps
14 21 (12.35%) jQuery
14 21 (12.35%) ASP.NET
15 19 (11.18%) Microsoft
16 17 (10.00%) Open Source
17 16 (9.41%) BDD
17 16 (9.41%) Python
18 15 (8.82%) Web Services
18 15 (8.82%) Finance
18 15 (8.82%) ASP.NET MVC
19 14 (8.24%) Waterfall
19 14 (8.24%) CSS3
19 14 (8.24%) AngularJS
19 14 (8.24%) OO
20 13 (7.65%) PRINCE2
20 13 (7.65%) .NET Framework

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 7 (4.12%) CMS
2 5 (2.94%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.35%) Drupal
3 4 (2.35%) WordPress
4 3 (1.76%) Apache
4 3 (1.76%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (1.18%) OpenStack
5 2 (1.18%) Node.js
5 2 (1.18%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.18%) JBoss
5 2 (1.18%) IIS
6 1 (0.59%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.59%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.59%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.59%) LiveCycle
6 1 (0.59%) Apache ServiceMix
6 1 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.59%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 10 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.53%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (3.53%) MS Visio
2 6 (3.53%) MS Office
3 5 (2.94%) MS Project
4 1 (0.59%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.18%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.59%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.12%) PaaS
1 7 (4.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.35%) IaaS
3 2 (1.18%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.18%) GitHub
4 1 (0.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.12%) Internet
2 3 (1.76%) DNS
2 3 (1.76%) Firewall
3 2 (1.18%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (0.59%) ATM
4 1 (0.59%) Broadband
4 1 (0.59%) VoIP
4 1 (0.59%) VPN
4 1 (0.59%) 3G
4 1 (0.59%) RTP
4 1 (0.59%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.59%) 4G
4 1 (0.59%) NFC
4 1 (0.59%) MSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (6.47%) QlikView
4 7 (4.12%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (2.94%) MySQL
6 4 (2.35%) MongoDB
6 4 (2.35%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.76%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.76%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.76%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.76%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.18%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.18%) DB2
9 1 (0.59%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.59%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.59%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.59%) EDRMS
9 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.59%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 13 (7.65%) Git (software)
2 10 (5.88%) Jenkins
3 7 (4.12%) Eclipse
4 6 (3.53%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (3.53%) Cucumber
4 6 (3.53%) JUnit
4 6 (3.53%) Visual Studio
5 5 (2.94%) Maven
5 5 (2.94%) Subversion
6 4 (2.35%) RSpec
6 4 (2.35%) JBehave
6 4 (2.35%) Selenium
7 3 (1.76%) JIRA
8 2 (1.18%) Grunt
8 2 (1.18%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.18%) WebDriver
8 2 (1.18%) jMock
8 2 (1.18%) DbUnit
8 2 (1.18%) MSTest
8 2 (1.18%) Mockito
General
1 15 (8.82%) Finance
2 8 (4.71%) Telecoms
3 7 (4.12%) Publishing
4 4 (2.35%) Marketing
5 3 (1.76%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.76%) Retail
6 2 (1.18%) Banking
6 2 (1.18%) Games
7 1 (0.59%) Legal
7 1 (0.59%) Back Office
7 1 (0.59%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 80 (47.06%) Developer
2 19 (11.18%) Project Manager
3 17 (10.00%) Analyst
4 13 (7.65%) Business Analyst
5 12 (7.06%) Python Developer
5 12 (7.06%) C# Developer
6 11 (6.47%) Java Developer
6 11 (6.47%) QlikView Developer
7 10 (5.88%) Architect
8 8 (4.71%) .NET Developer
9 7 (4.12%) Senior Developer
9 7 (4.12%) Agile Business Analyst
10 6 (3.53%) DevOps Engineer
10 6 (3.53%) Web Developer
10 6 (3.53%) Consultant
11 5 (2.94%) Software Developer
11 5 (2.94%) Technical Architect
12 4 (2.35%) Front-End Developer
12 4 (2.35%) Python Programmer
12 4 (2.35%) Senior Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (25.29%) HTML
2 38 (22.35%) CSS
3 34 (20.00%) .NET
4 24 (14.12%) HTML5
5 21 (12.35%) jQuery
5 21 (12.35%) ASP.NET
6 15 (8.82%) Web Services
6 15 (8.82%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (8.24%) CSS3
7 14 (8.24%) AngularJS
8 13 (7.65%) .NET Framework
9 12 (7.06%) Sass
10 11 (6.47%) REST
11 10 (5.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 10 (5.88%) KnockoutJS
11 10 (5.88%) Spring
12 8 (4.71%) ASP.NET Web API
12 8 (4.71%) WCF
12 8 (4.71%) XML
13 7 (4.12%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.00%) Open Source
2 9 (5.29%) User Experience
3 8 (4.71%) Inversion of Control
4 7 (4.12%) Digital Media
4 7 (4.12%) Data Structures
5 6 (3.53%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.94%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.35%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.35%) New Media
8 3 (1.76%) PMI
8 3 (1.76%) BBC
9 2 (1.18%) Wiki
9 2 (1.18%) EFT
10 1 (0.59%) GIS
10 1 (0.59%) W3C
10 1 (0.59%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.59%) Ontologies
10 1 (0.59%) Life Science
10 1 (0.59%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.59%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 23 (13.53%) Linux
2 9 (5.29%) UNIX
2 9 (5.29%) Windows
3 2 (1.18%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.59%) Windows 2000
4 1 (0.59%) AIX
4 1 (0.59%) Solaris
4 1 (0.59%) Windows Vista
4 1 (0.59%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.59%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.59%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (30.00%) Scrum
2 38 (22.35%) TDD
3 37 (21.76%) MVC
4 26 (15.29%) Kanban
5 24 (14.12%) Project Management
6 22 (12.94%) DevOps
7 16 (9.41%) BDD
8 14 (8.24%) Waterfall
8 14 (8.24%) OO
9 13 (7.65%) PRINCE2
10 12 (7.06%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (7.06%) User Acceptance Testing
10 12 (7.06%) Data Modelling
10 12 (7.06%) SOA
11 11 (6.47%) Configuration Management
11 11 (6.47%) User Stories
12 10 (5.88%) Data Analysis
13 9 (5.29%) Web Development
14 8 (4.71%) Responsive Web Design
14 8 (4.71%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 47 (27.65%) JavaScript
2 31 (18.24%) C#
3 28 (16.47%) Java
4 16 (9.41%) Python
5 9 (5.29%) PHP
6 8 (4.71%) SQL
7 7 (4.12%) Scala
8 6 (3.53%) Ruby
9 4 (2.35%) C++
10 2 (1.18%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.18%) Perl
10 2 (1.18%) C
10 2 (1.18%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.59%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.59%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.59%) VC++
11 1 (0.59%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.59%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.59%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 7 (4.12%) Degree
2 5 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 5 (2.94%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.76%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (1.76%) PMI Certification
3 3 (1.76%) ISEB
4 2 (1.18%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.18%) CRISC
4 2 (1.18%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.18%) CISSP
4 2 (1.18%) CISA
4 2 (1.18%) CISM
5 1 (0.59%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.53%) QA
2 2 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (2.35%) vSphere
2 2 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.59%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (7.06%) Puppet
1 12 (7.06%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.18%) logstash
2 2 (1.18%) Hyperic
2 2 (1.18%) ZABBIX
3 1 (0.59%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.59%) Salt
Vendors
1 19 (11.18%) Microsoft
2 11 (6.47%) Oracle
3 3 (1.76%) Sitecore
4 2 (1.18%) F5
4 2 (1.18%) Fortinet
4 2 (1.18%) Blue Coat
4 2 (1.18%) Omniture
4 2 (1.18%) VMware
4 2 (1.18%) CheckPoint
4 2 (1.18%) Websense
4 2 (1.18%) Juniper
5 1 (0.59%) Business Objects
5 1 (0.59%) SAP
5 1 (0.59%) Progress
5 1 (0.59%) BMC
5 1 (0.59%) Ericsson
5 1 (0.59%) Cisco
5 1 (0.59%) IBM
5 1 (0.59%) Adobe
5 1 (0.59%) Cadence
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