The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Rickmansworth 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 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 7 13 5
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 1 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 4.55% 3.13% 20.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.14% 4.76% 23.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate
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- £325 £228
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +42.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Agile Software Development
Hertfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Rickmansworth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
14 21 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 63.64% 65.63% 87.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 9
Average daily rate £450 £330 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% +46.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £160 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £10.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

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

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Rickmansworth

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Rickmansworth

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Rickmansworth 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 6 (66.67%) SQL
1 6 (66.67%) JIRA
2 5 (55.56%) Java EE
2 5 (55.56%) Spring
2 5 (55.56%) Maven
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle Database
2 5 (55.56%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle
2 5 (55.56%) UNIX
2 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) Hibernate
3 3 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (33.33%) HP
3 3 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 3 (33.33%) Web Services
3 3 (33.33%) XML
3 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 3 (33.33%) J2EE
3 3 (33.33%) SWIFT
3 3 (33.33%) Test Planning
3 3 (33.33%) Test Management
3 3 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 3 (33.33%) Banking
3 3 (33.33%) Subversion
3 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 3 (33.33%) QA
4 2 (22.22%) Atlassian

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Rickmansworth 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 3 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (11.11%) WebLogic Portal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle Database
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) JIRA
2 5 (55.56%) Maven
3 3 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (33.33%) Subversion
4 2 (22.22%) Cucumber
4 2 (22.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Java Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Tester
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Java Technical Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Delivery Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Java Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) Java EE
1 5 (55.56%) Spring
1 5 (55.56%) Hibernate
2 3 (33.33%) Web Services
2 3 (33.33%) XML
2 3 (33.33%) J2EE
3 2 (22.22%) Struts
3 2 (22.22%) RESTful
3 2 (22.22%) Struts2
3 2 (22.22%) JMS
4 1 (11.11%) EJB
4 1 (11.11%) Ajax
4 1 (11.11%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) SWIFT
2 2 (22.22%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Test Planning
1 3 (33.33%) Test Management
1 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Open Source
2 2 (22.22%) OWASP
2 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
2 2 (22.22%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) SOA
3 1 (11.11%) UML
3 1 (11.11%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (11.11%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 1 (11.11%) People Management
3 1 (11.11%) SDLC
3 1 (11.11%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) Java
3 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (11.11%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle
2 3 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (22.22%) Atlassian
4 1 (11.11%) BEA