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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 20 21 71
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +50
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 50 67 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 5.69% 6.70% 1.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.49% 9.14% 2.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 43 13
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£400 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £353 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.38% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+48.64% +2.77%
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
589 733 861
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 67.08% 73.30% 68.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 301 331 282
Average daily rate £400 £380 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £218 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 21 8
Average hourly rate £19.00 £25.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 28 (28.57%) .NET
2 26 (26.53%) HTML
3 23 (23.47%) C#
3 23 (23.47%) MVC
4 21 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 21 (21.43%) SQL
5 20 (20.41%) Java
5 20 (20.41%) Microsoft
6 18 (18.37%) Scrum
6 18 (18.37%) HTML5
7 17 (17.35%) TDD
7 17 (17.35%) Windows
8 16 (16.33%) Web Services
8 16 (16.33%) XML
8 16 (16.33%) jQuery
9 15 (15.31%) CSS
9 15 (15.31%) ASP.NET
9 15 (15.31%) SQL Server
9 15 (15.31%) Project Management
10 13 (13.27%) SOAP
10 13 (13.27%) Unit Testing
10 13 (13.27%) BDD
11 12 (12.24%) .NET Framework
11 12 (12.24%) Linux
12 11 (11.22%) Microsoft Azure
13 10 (10.20%) Finance
13 10 (10.20%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (10.20%) Git (software)
14 9 (9.18%) Software Engineering
14 9 (9.18%) ETL

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (7.14%) IIS
2 6 (6.12%) WebSphere
3 5 (5.10%) CMS
3 5 (5.10%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (5.10%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.04%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (2.04%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.02%) WordPress
5 1 (1.02%) Alfresco
5 1 (1.02%) Drupal
5 1 (1.02%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.02%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.02%) Confluence
5 1 (1.02%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (5.10%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.08%) MS Project
3 3 (3.06%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.04%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.02%) MS Office
5 1 (1.02%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (3.06%) WebTrends
2 1 (1.02%) Magento
2 1 (1.02%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.02%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.08%) SaaS
3 3 (3.06%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.08%) HTTP
1 4 (4.08%) NFC
2 3 (3.06%) DNS
2 3 (3.06%) ATM
3 1 (1.02%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (15.31%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.18%) MySQL
3 8 (8.16%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (6.12%) DB2
4 6 (6.12%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (4.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (3.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (3.06%) Star Schema
6 3 (3.06%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.06%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.04%) Triplestore
7 2 (2.04%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.04%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.02%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.02%) Oracle OWB
8 1 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.02%) DataStage
8 1 (1.02%) Big Data
8 1 (1.02%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (1.02%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 10 (10.20%) Git (software)
2 9 (9.18%) Visual Studio
3 7 (7.14%) Selenium
3 7 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (7.14%) Maven
3 7 (7.14%) JUnit
4 6 (6.12%) Jenkins
5 5 (5.10%) Subversion
5 5 (5.10%) Ant
5 5 (5.10%) JBehave
5 5 (5.10%) SoapUI
6 4 (4.08%) Eclipse
6 4 (4.08%) NUnit
6 4 (4.08%) JIRA
7 3 (3.06%) Talend Open Studio
7 3 (3.06%) JMeter
7 3 (3.06%) Zephyr
7 3 (3.06%) Gradle
8 2 (2.04%) Hudson
8 2 (2.04%) Cucumber
General
1 10 (10.20%) Finance
2 5 (5.10%) Marketing
3 3 (3.06%) Billing
4 1 (1.02%) French Language
4 1 (1.02%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.02%) Retail
4 1 (1.02%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.02%) Advertising
4 1 (1.02%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 54 (55.10%) Developer
2 9 (9.18%) Analyst
2 9 (9.18%) Project Manager
2 9 (9.18%) Web Developer
3 7 (7.14%) Front-End Developer
3 7 (7.14%) Java Developer
3 7 (7.14%) .NET Developer
3 7 (7.14%) Consultant
4 6 (6.12%) Senior Developer
4 6 (6.12%) Test Analyst
5 5 (5.10%) ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (5.10%) Software Engineer
5 5 (5.10%) Architect
6 4 (4.08%) UI Programmer
6 4 (4.08%) Software Developer
6 4 (4.08%) ETL Developer
6 4 (4.08%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 4 (4.08%) Salesforce.com Developer
6 4 (4.08%) UI Developer
7 3 (3.06%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (28.57%) .NET
2 26 (26.53%) HTML
3 18 (18.37%) HTML5
4 16 (16.33%) Web Services
4 16 (16.33%) XML
4 16 (16.33%) jQuery
5 15 (15.31%) CSS
5 15 (15.31%) ASP.NET
6 13 (13.27%) SOAP
7 12 (12.24%) .NET Framework
8 9 (9.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 8 (8.16%) WCF
10 7 (7.14%) Ajax
11 6 (6.12%) XSLT
11 6 (6.12%) WebSphere MQ
12 5 (5.10%) JSON
12 5 (5.10%) Spring
12 5 (5.10%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (5.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 5 (5.10%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.16%) Open Source
2 5 (5.10%) DataPower
2 5 (5.10%) Data Integration
3 4 (4.08%) Clustering
3 4 (4.08%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.06%) Wiki
4 3 (3.06%) Client/Server
4 3 (3.06%) Digital Media
5 2 (2.04%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.04%) Social Media
5 2 (2.04%) W3C
5 2 (2.04%) Life Science
5 2 (2.04%) Ontologies
5 2 (2.04%) Graphic Design
5 2 (2.04%) Semantic Web
6 1 (1.02%) iSeries
6 1 (1.02%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.02%) Derivative
6 1 (1.02%) GIS
6 1 (1.02%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 17 (17.35%) Windows
2 12 (12.24%) Linux
3 5 (5.10%) AIX
3 5 (5.10%) Solaris
4 4 (4.08%) UNIX
5 3 (3.06%) Android
5 3 (3.06%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.02%) SUSE
6 1 (1.02%) Debian
6 1 (1.02%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.02%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (23.47%) MVC
2 18 (18.37%) Scrum
3 17 (17.35%) TDD
4 15 (15.31%) Project Management
5 13 (13.27%) Unit Testing
5 13 (13.27%) BDD
6 10 (10.20%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (9.18%) Software Engineering
7 9 (9.18%) ETL
8 8 (8.16%) SOA
8 8 (8.16%) Migration
9 7 (7.14%) E-Commerce
9 7 (7.14%) Analytics
10 6 (6.12%) Waterfall
10 6 (6.12%) Risk Management
11 5 (5.10%) Test Automation
11 5 (5.10%) Digital Marketing
11 5 (5.10%) Release Management
11 5 (5.10%) Web Development
11 5 (5.10%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 23 (23.47%) C#
2 21 (21.43%) JavaScript
2 21 (21.43%) SQL
3 20 (20.41%) Java
4 9 (9.18%) T-SQL
5 7 (7.14%) Shell Script
5 7 (7.14%) PHP
6 4 (4.08%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.04%) C++
7 2 (2.04%) SPARQL
7 2 (2.04%) Apex Code
8 1 (1.02%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.02%) C
8 1 (1.02%) Python
8 1 (1.02%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (5.10%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.08%) IBM Certification
3 3 (3.06%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.06%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.04%) Vagrant
1 2 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.04%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (20.41%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.18%) SAP
3 7 (7.14%) IBM
4 6 (6.12%) Oracle
4 6 (6.12%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (3.06%) Omniture
5 3 (3.06%) Informatica
5 3 (3.06%) Talend
6 2 (2.04%) hybris
6 2 (2.04%) Siebel
6 2 (2.04%) Google
7 1 (1.02%) Zend
7 1 (1.02%) Coremetrics
7 1 (1.02%) Endeca
7 1 (1.02%) Ab Initio
7 1 (1.02%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.02%) BMC
7 1 (1.02%) JBoss
7 1 (1.02%) Adobe
7 1 (1.02%) Sencha
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