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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 1 - 16
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 11 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 37.93% - 10.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 57.89% - 13.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 7
Median daily rate £327 - £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 - £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 - £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.80 £40.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+7.00% +10.34%
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
19 11 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 65.52% 55.00% 82.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 57
Median daily rate £304 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £177 £400 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Median hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Rickmansworth 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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Rickmansworth

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Rickmansworth region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Rickmansworth

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 Rickmansworth region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 8 (47.06%) Scrum
2 7 (41.18%) JIRA
3 6 (35.29%) Maven
3 6 (35.29%) Atlassian
3 6 (35.29%) Finance
3 6 (35.29%) Confluence
4 5 (29.41%) Open Source
4 5 (29.41%) BDD
4 5 (29.41%) Non-Functional Testing
4 5 (29.41%) Jenkins
4 5 (29.41%) Kanban
5 4 (23.53%) Git (software)
5 4 (23.53%) Test Automation
5 4 (23.53%) Spring
5 4 (23.53%) Selenium
5 4 (23.53%) NUnit
5 4 (23.53%) JMeter
5 4 (23.53%) Java
5 4 (23.53%) Oracle
5 4 (23.53%) JUnit
5 4 (23.53%) Tomcat
5 4 (23.53%) Gherkin
5 4 (23.53%) ATDD
5 4 (23.53%) Automation Testing
5 4 (23.53%) SoapUI
5 4 (23.53%) Cucumber
5 4 (23.53%) RESTful
5 4 (23.53%) JBehave
5 4 (23.53%) WebDriver
5 4 (23.53%) Functional Testing

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth 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 6 (35.29%) Confluence
2 4 (23.53%) Tomcat
3 2 (11.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (11.76%) WebLogic
4 1 (5.88%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Photoshop
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) JIRA
2 6 (35.29%) Maven
3 5 (29.41%) Jenkins
4 4 (23.53%) Cucumber
4 4 (23.53%) Git (software)
4 4 (23.53%) JBehave
4 4 (23.53%) JMeter
4 4 (23.53%) JUnit
4 4 (23.53%) NUnit
4 4 (23.53%) Selenium
4 4 (23.53%) SoapUI
4 4 (23.53%) WebDriver
5 3 (17.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (17.65%) FitNesse
5 3 (17.65%) Robot Framework
5 3 (17.65%) TeamCity
6 2 (11.76%) Bitbucket
6 2 (11.76%) Gradle
6 2 (11.76%) Mockito
6 2 (11.76%) Moq
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Banking
2 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
2 2 (11.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (17.65%) Architect
1 3 (17.65%) Automation Tester
1 3 (17.65%) Tester
2 2 (11.76%) Applications Architect
2 2 (11.76%) Author
2 2 (11.76%) Delivery Manager
2 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (11.76%) Programme Manager
2 2 (11.76%) Project Manager
2 2 (11.76%) Web Author
3 1 (5.88%) Agile Tester
3 1 (5.88%) Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Applications Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Business Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Product Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Scrum Master
3 1 (5.88%) Test Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Test Automation Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) Gherkin
1 4 (23.53%) RESTful
1 4 (23.53%) Spring
2 2 (11.76%) CSS
2 2 (11.76%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Private Cloud
1 2 (11.76%) User Experience
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
1 2 (11.76%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Scrum
2 5 (29.41%) BDD
2 5 (29.41%) Kanban
2 5 (29.41%) Non-Functional Testing
2 5 (29.41%) Open Source
3 4 (23.53%) ATDD
3 4 (23.53%) Automation Testing
3 4 (23.53%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (23.53%) Functional Testing
3 4 (23.53%) Test Automation
4 3 (17.65%) Business Analysis
4 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (17.65%) Project Management
4 3 (17.65%) Regression Testing
5 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
5 2 (11.76%) SEO
5 2 (11.76%) Software Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (11.76%) TDD
5 2 (11.76%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) ISEB
1 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SDET
2 1 (5.88%) QA
2 1 (5.88%) SEPA
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Atlassian
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle
3 2 (11.76%) Adobe
3 2 (11.76%) IBM
3 2 (11.76%) VocaLink