The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough 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 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 5 13 9
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -4
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 51 23 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 17.83% 8.91% 11.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 22.47% 13.53% 16.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 9 13
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £244 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £485 £372
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £41.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-14.63% +9.33%
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 Slough region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
227 170 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 79.37% 65.89% 70.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 98 65
Average daily rate £340 £390 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.82% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 5
Average hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +200.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.55 £26.80 £10.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.80 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Slough

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Slough region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 37 (37.00%) Scrum
2 28 (28.00%) TDD
3 26 (26.00%) Telecoms
4 25 (25.00%) Java
5 23 (23.00%) .NET
5 23 (23.00%) Finance
6 20 (20.00%) Business Analysis
7 18 (18.00%) Salesforce.com
8 17 (17.00%) SQL
9 16 (16.00%) SOAP
9 16 (16.00%) Linux
9 16 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
10 15 (15.00%) OO
10 15 (15.00%) HTML
11 14 (14.00%) JavaScript
11 14 (14.00%) Git (software)
12 13 (13.00%) Marketing
13 12 (12.00%) Web Services
14 11 (11.00%) J2EE
14 11 (11.00%) SQL Server
14 11 (11.00%) Waterfall
15 10 (10.00%) HTML5
15 10 (10.00%) CSS3
15 10 (10.00%) Sass
15 10 (10.00%) CSS
15 10 (10.00%) CRM
15 10 (10.00%) Siebel
15 10 (10.00%) RESTful
15 10 (10.00%) Open Source
15 10 (10.00%) QA

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 6 (6.00%) Apache
1 6 (6.00%) WebSphere
2 5 (5.00%) IBM Notes
3 4 (4.00%) Tomcat
3 4 (4.00%) MQSeries
4 3 (3.00%) Liferay
4 3 (3.00%) Alfresco
5 2 (2.00%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.00%) Drupal
6 1 (1.00%) Confluence
6 1 (1.00%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.00%) IIS
6 1 (1.00%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 4 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.00%) MS Project
2 2 (2.00%) MS Office
2 2 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (6.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (4.00%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.00%) Force.com
2 3 (3.00%) GitHub
3 1 (1.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.00%) Internet
2 3 (3.00%) DNS
3 2 (2.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.00%) GPRS
3 2 (2.00%) 3GPP
3 2 (2.00%) UMTS
3 2 (2.00%) IPv6
3 2 (2.00%) Wireless
3 2 (2.00%) ZigBee
3 2 (2.00%) HSPA
4 1 (1.00%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (1.00%) Wireshark
4 1 (1.00%) SSH
4 1 (1.00%) Firewall
4 1 (1.00%) 802.15
4 1 (1.00%) WAN
4 1 (1.00%) FTP
4 1 (1.00%) HTTP
4 1 (1.00%) LDAP
4 1 (1.00%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.00%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (9.00%) MySQL
3 7 (7.00%) DB2
4 6 (6.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (4.00%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.00%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.00%) DataStage
7 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.00%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (14.00%) Git (software)
2 9 (9.00%) Subversion
2 9 (9.00%) QUnit
2 9 (9.00%) Jasmine
2 9 (9.00%) Grunt
3 7 (7.00%) Eclipse
4 5 (5.00%) Selenium
4 5 (5.00%) JIRA
4 5 (5.00%) ERwin
4 5 (5.00%) Ant
5 4 (4.00%) WebDriver
5 4 (4.00%) Gradle
5 4 (4.00%) Jenkins
5 4 (4.00%) IntelliJ
5 4 (4.00%) Mercurial
6 2 (2.00%) Toad
7 1 (1.00%) JBehave
7 1 (1.00%) LabVIEW
7 1 (1.00%) Apache Ivy
7 1 (1.00%) Cucumber
General
1 26 (26.00%) Telecoms
2 23 (23.00%) Finance
3 13 (13.00%) Marketing
4 8 (8.00%) Advertising
5 7 (7.00%) Electronics
6 6 (6.00%) Manufacturing
7 2 (2.00%) Retail
7 2 (2.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 34 (34.00%) Analyst
2 32 (32.00%) Developer
3 27 (27.00%) Business Analyst
4 10 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
4 10 (10.00%) Front-End Developer
5 8 (8.00%) Senior Business Analyst
5 8 (8.00%) Java Developer
5 8 (8.00%) Telecoms Business Analyst
6 7 (7.00%) Agile Business Analyst
7 6 (6.00%) Project Manager
7 6 (6.00%) DBA
7 6 (6.00%) Agile Java Developer
7 6 (6.00%) MySQL DBA
8 5 (5.00%) Salesforce.com Developer
9 4 (4.00%) Technical Project Manager
9 4 (4.00%) Senior Developer
9 4 (4.00%) Technical Manager
10 3 (3.00%) Designer
10 3 (3.00%) ScrumMaster
10 3 (3.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (23.00%) .NET
2 16 (16.00%) SOAP
3 15 (15.00%) HTML
4 12 (12.00%) Web Services
5 11 (11.00%) J2EE
6 10 (10.00%) HTML5
6 10 (10.00%) CSS3
6 10 (10.00%) Sass
6 10 (10.00%) CSS
6 10 (10.00%) RESTful
6 10 (10.00%) jQuery
7 9 (9.00%) XML
8 8 (8.00%) AngularJS
9 4 (4.00%) LAMP
9 4 (4.00%) Ruby on Rails
9 4 (4.00%) Visualforce
10 3 (3.00%) Velocity
10 3 (3.00%) JSR 168
10 3 (3.00%) Spring
10 3 (3.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.00%) Open Source
2 6 (6.00%) DTV
2 6 (6.00%) Smart Meter
2 6 (6.00%) iSeries
3 4 (4.00%) SWIFT
3 4 (4.00%) Mainframe
3 4 (4.00%) AS400
4 3 (3.00%) User Experience
4 3 (3.00%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.00%) Home Automation
5 2 (2.00%) Firmware
5 2 (2.00%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.00%) Wiki
6 1 (1.00%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.00%) Web 2.0
6 1 (1.00%) Clustering
6 1 (1.00%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 16 (16.00%) Linux
2 5 (5.00%) UNIX
3 4 (4.00%) Solaris
3 4 (4.00%) Windows
4 1 (1.00%) CentOS
4 1 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.00%) Android
4 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.00%) AIX
4 1 (1.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (37.00%) Scrum
2 28 (28.00%) TDD
3 20 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 16 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (15.00%) OO
6 11 (11.00%) Waterfall
7 10 (10.00%) CRM
8 9 (9.00%) Pair Programming
8 9 (9.00%) SOA
8 9 (9.00%) ITIL
9 8 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
9 8 (8.00%) User Stories
9 8 (8.00%) Workflow
9 8 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (7.00%) Use Case
10 7 (7.00%) Programme Management
10 7 (7.00%) TOGAF
10 7 (7.00%) E-Commerce
10 7 (7.00%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (6.00%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 25 (25.00%) Java
2 17 (17.00%) SQL
3 14 (14.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (8.00%) Groovy
4 8 (8.00%) Scala
5 6 (6.00%) RPG IV
5 6 (6.00%) RPG
6 5 (5.00%) Ruby
6 5 (5.00%) Perl
7 4 (4.00%) RPG/400
7 4 (4.00%) SOQL
7 4 (4.00%) SOSL
7 4 (4.00%) Python
7 4 (4.00%) Apex Code
8 3 (3.00%) PHP
8 3 (3.00%) C
8 3 (3.00%) C#
9 1 (1.00%) C-shell
9 1 (1.00%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.00%) Korn
Qualifications
1 3 (3.00%) Degree
1 3 (3.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.00%) ISEB
2 1 (1.00%) PMP
2 1 (1.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.00%) Sendmail
1 1 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.00%) Xen
1 1 (1.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (2.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.00%) YUM
2 1 (1.00%) Nagios
2 1 (1.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (18.00%) Salesforce.com
2 10 (10.00%) Siebel
3 7 (7.00%) IBM
4 6 (6.00%) SAP
5 5 (5.00%) Metastorm
5 5 (5.00%) Lotus
5 5 (5.00%) Oracle
6 4 (4.00%) Ab Initio
6 4 (4.00%) Teradata
7 3 (3.00%) GigaSpaces
7 3 (3.00%) HP
8 2 (2.00%) Microsoft
9 1 (1.00%) Agilent
9 1 (1.00%) Google
9 1 (1.00%) VMware
9 1 (1.00%) Remedy
9 1 (1.00%) Dell
9 1 (1.00%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.00%) Sun
9 1 (1.00%) BEA
Slough, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 - £315 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 - £315 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 - £360 per day
Posted: 6 days ago