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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 6 10 12
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 133 86 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 14.22% 9.73% 8.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 19.79% 14.05% 12.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 51 46
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£400 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +1.42%
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
672 612 674
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 71.87% 69.23% 71.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 396 281 292
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £285 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 9 16
Average hourly rate £21.55 £18.04 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.48% -40.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.30 £15.15 £17.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.03 £22.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 96 (40.34%) Scrum
2 66 (27.73%) TDD
3 52 (21.85%) JavaScript
4 47 (19.75%) HTML
5 46 (19.33%) CSS
6 44 (18.49%) Python
7 42 (17.65%) C#
8 35 (14.71%) BDD
9 34 (14.29%) SQL
9 34 (14.29%) DB2
10 32 (13.45%) IBM
10 32 (13.45%) MVC
10 32 (13.45%) User Stories
10 32 (13.45%) Security Cleared
11 31 (13.03%) WebSphere
12 30 (12.61%) .NET
13 29 (12.18%) Java
13 29 (12.18%) AngularJS
14 28 (11.76%) UNIX
14 28 (11.76%) Linux
14 28 (11.76%) Finance
15 27 (11.34%) Analytical Skills
15 27 (11.34%) Selenium
16 26 (10.92%) Data Protection
16 26 (10.92%) Migration
17 25 (10.50%) WebSphere MQ
17 25 (10.50%) DataPower
17 25 (10.50%) jQuery
18 23 (9.66%) Git (software)
18 23 (9.66%) SQL Server

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 31 (13.03%) WebSphere
2 12 (5.04%) CMS
3 10 (4.20%) Oracle Spatial
4 8 (3.36%) WebSphere Application Server
5 6 (2.52%) Node.js
6 4 (1.68%) Confluence
7 3 (1.26%) Apache
8 2 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.84%) nginx
9 1 (0.42%) Magnolia
9 1 (0.42%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (0.42%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.42%) IIS
9 1 (0.42%) Zope
9 1 (0.42%) Drupal
9 1 (0.42%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 17 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.26%) MS Project
2 3 (1.26%) MS Office
3 1 (0.42%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.42%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 5 (2.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.42%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.42%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.42%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.26%) SaaS
3 2 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.42%) Force.com
4 1 (0.42%) PaaS
4 1 (0.42%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.04%) Internet
2 6 (2.52%) TCP/IP
3 5 (2.10%) HTTP
4 2 (0.84%) RIP
4 2 (0.84%) SNMP
4 2 (0.84%) VPN
4 2 (0.84%) ATM
4 2 (0.84%) MPLS
4 2 (0.84%) OSPF
4 2 (0.84%) BGP
4 2 (0.84%) DOCSIS
4 2 (0.84%) Telnet
4 2 (0.84%) SSH
4 2 (0.84%) NFC
5 1 (0.42%) 4G
5 1 (0.42%) DVB
5 1 (0.42%) Broadband
5 1 (0.42%) LAN
5 1 (0.42%) VoIP
5 1 (0.42%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (14.29%) DB2
2 23 (9.66%) SQL Server
3 15 (6.30%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (6.30%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (4.20%) Big Data
4 10 (4.20%) Relational Database
5 8 (3.36%) NoSQL
6 7 (2.94%) MongoDB
6 7 (2.94%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (2.52%) RDBMS
8 4 (1.68%) MySQL
9 2 (0.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.42%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.42%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 27 (11.34%) Selenium
2 23 (9.66%) Git (software)
3 20 (8.40%) Team Foundation Server
4 18 (7.56%) JIRA
5 15 (6.30%) TeamCity
6 12 (5.04%) Jenkins
7 11 (4.62%) WebDriver
8 7 (2.94%) Cucumber
8 7 (2.94%) HP UFT
9 6 (2.52%) NUnit
9 6 (2.52%) MSTest
10 5 (2.10%) Visual Studio
11 3 (1.26%) ClearCase
11 3 (1.26%) ClearQuest
11 3 (1.26%) SoapUI
11 3 (1.26%) SpecFlow
12 2 (0.84%) Jasmine
12 2 (0.84%) MSBuild
12 2 (0.84%) Subversion
12 2 (0.84%) Maven
General
1 28 (11.76%) Finance
2 15 (6.30%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.52%) Retail
4 5 (2.10%) Marketing
5 4 (1.68%) Banking
6 3 (1.26%) Games
6 3 (1.26%) Electronics
6 3 (1.26%) Legal
6 3 (1.26%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.84%) Advertising
7 2 (0.84%) Publishing
8 1 (0.42%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.42%) Billing
Job Titles
1 89 (37.39%) Developer
2 63 (26.47%) Analyst
3 36 (15.13%) Business Analyst
4 19 (7.98%) Test Analyst
4 19 (7.98%) Agile Business Analyst
5 17 (7.14%) C# Developer
6 16 (6.72%) Senior Developer
7 15 (6.30%) Project Manager
8 14 (5.88%) Ab Initio Developer
9 13 (5.46%) Systems Analyst
9 13 (5.46%) Python Developer
10 12 (5.04%) Business Systems Analyst
10 12 (5.04%) Tester
11 11 (4.62%) Senior Ab Initio Developer
12 10 (4.20%) Java Developer
12 10 (4.20%) ScrumMaster
13 9 (3.78%) Architect
14 8 (3.36%) Consultant
14 8 (3.36%) Programmer
14 8 (3.36%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (19.75%) HTML
2 46 (19.33%) CSS
3 30 (12.61%) .NET
4 29 (12.18%) AngularJS
5 25 (10.50%) WebSphere MQ
5 25 (10.50%) jQuery
6 21 (8.82%) Web Services
7 19 (7.98%) XML
8 18 (7.56%) RESTful
9 17 (7.14%) Spring
9 17 (7.14%) Django
10 16 (6.72%) Hibernate
11 15 (6.30%) Spring MVC
12 14 (5.88%) JSON
12 14 (5.88%) ASP.NET
12 14 (5.88%) HTML5
12 14 (5.88%) CSS3
12 14 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
13 13 (5.46%) KnockoutJS
13 13 (5.46%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 27 (11.34%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (10.50%) DataPower
3 17 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 14 (5.88%) User Experience
5 11 (4.62%) GIS
6 8 (3.36%) Client/Server
6 8 (3.36%) Clustering
6 8 (3.36%) Mobile Computing
7 7 (2.94%) Mobile App
8 5 (2.10%) DTV
9 4 (1.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (1.68%) Semantic Web
10 3 (1.26%) STB
10 3 (1.26%) N-Tier
10 3 (1.26%) Streaming Video
10 3 (1.26%) IPTV
10 3 (1.26%) Computer Science
10 3 (1.26%) Data Centre
11 2 (0.84%) Device Driver
11 2 (0.84%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 28 (11.76%) UNIX
1 28 (11.76%) Linux
2 19 (7.98%) AIX
3 18 (7.56%) Windows
4 13 (5.46%) Solaris
5 4 (1.68%) Android
6 3 (1.26%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (40.34%) Scrum
2 66 (27.73%) TDD
3 35 (14.71%) BDD
4 32 (13.45%) User Stories
4 32 (13.45%) MVC
5 26 (10.92%) Migration
5 26 (10.92%) Data Protection
6 21 (8.82%) Waterfall
6 21 (8.82%) SDLC
7 20 (8.40%) Kanban
8 18 (7.56%) Software Engineering
9 17 (7.14%) Unit Testing
9 17 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (6.30%) Automated Testing
10 15 (6.30%) Project Management
11 14 (5.88%) OOP
11 14 (5.88%) Content Management
11 14 (5.88%) Test Scripting
12 13 (5.46%) Software Testing
12 13 (5.46%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 52 (21.85%) JavaScript
2 44 (18.49%) Python
3 42 (17.65%) C#
4 34 (14.29%) SQL
5 29 (12.18%) Java
6 12 (5.04%) T-SQL
6 12 (5.04%) Shell Script
7 7 (2.94%) Bash Shell
8 4 (1.68%) Ruby
9 3 (1.26%) PowerShell
9 3 (1.26%) C
9 3 (1.26%) C++
10 2 (0.84%) Perl
10 2 (0.84%) PHP
10 2 (0.84%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.42%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.42%) Scala
11 1 (0.42%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.42%) Erlang
11 1 (0.42%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (13.45%) Security Cleared
2 16 (6.72%) SC Cleared
3 12 (5.04%) Degree
4 8 (3.36%) IBM Certification
5 7 (2.94%) ISEB
6 5 (2.10%) ISTQB
7 3 (1.26%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.84%) MCTS
8 2 (0.84%) MCITP
8 2 (0.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.84%) PMP
9 1 (0.42%) HND
9 1 (0.42%) ACCA
9 1 (0.42%) CIMA
9 1 (0.42%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.04%) QA
2 2 (0.84%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 2 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.42%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (5.04%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.84%) SELinux
3 1 (0.42%) Puppet
3 1 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.42%) MOM
3 1 (0.42%) Netcool
Vendors
1 32 (13.45%) IBM
2 20 (8.40%) Ab Initio
3 19 (7.98%) Microsoft
4 13 (5.46%) Oracle
5 8 (3.36%) Telerik
6 6 (2.52%) SAP
7 3 (1.26%) Adobe
8 2 (0.84%) Cognos
8 2 (0.84%) Apple
8 2 (0.84%) VMware
8 2 (0.84%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.84%) Tektronix
8 2 (0.84%) Talend
9 1 (0.42%) Pega
9 1 (0.42%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.42%) Amdocs
9 1 (0.42%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.42%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.42%) Remedy
9 1 (0.42%) Infovista
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