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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 3 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 28 33 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 20.29% 14.67% 20.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 26.67% 18.33% 26.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 26 49
Median daily rate £363 £380 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.60% +16.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £295 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £456 £426
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.75 £43.50 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-4.02% +22.53%
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
105 180 255
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 76.09% 80.00% 79.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 126 158
Median daily rate £363 £390 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.05% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £288 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 6
Median hourly rate £38.50 £42.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.41% +102.38%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Slough 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 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 4 December 2016.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 Slough region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 16 (42.11%) JavaScript
2 15 (39.47%) HTML
3 11 (28.95%) E-Commerce
3 11 (28.95%) TDD
4 10 (26.32%) Scrum
4 10 (26.32%) JIRA
4 10 (26.32%) Java
4 10 (26.32%) SQL
4 10 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (26.32%) Waterfall
5 9 (23.68%) Open Source
5 9 (23.68%) MongoDB
5 9 (23.68%) Web Application Development
5 9 (23.68%) GitHub
5 9 (23.68%) Kimball Methodology
5 9 (23.68%) Jenkins
5 9 (23.68%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (23.68%) Tomcat
5 9 (23.68%) User Acceptance Testing
5 9 (23.68%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (23.68%) Extreme Programming
5 9 (23.68%) Finance
5 9 (23.68%) Subversion
6 8 (21.05%) Pair Programming
6 8 (21.05%) Spring
6 8 (21.05%) Groovy
6 8 (21.05%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 8 (21.05%) Velocity
6 8 (21.05%) Cognos
6 8 (21.05%) XML

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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 9 (23.68%) Tomcat
2 5 (13.16%) Alfresco
2 5 (13.16%) Apache
2 5 (13.16%) Liferay
3 3 (7.89%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Office
2 3 (7.89%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (7.89%) Photoshop
3 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (21.05%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 9 (23.68%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.68%) Data Warehouse
1 9 (23.68%) MongoDB
2 6 (15.79%) Data Mart
2 6 (15.79%) DataStage
3 4 (10.53%) OLAP
4 2 (5.26%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 2 (5.26%) MySQL
5 1 (2.63%) PowerPivot
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (26.32%) JIRA
2 9 (23.68%) Jenkins
2 9 (23.68%) Subversion
3 8 (21.05%) Gradle
3 8 (21.05%) Toad
4 5 (13.16%) Eclipse
4 5 (13.16%) IntelliJ
5 3 (7.89%) Axure RP
6 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.63%) JIRA Agile
6 1 (2.63%) Selenium
6 1 (2.63%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 9 (23.68%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.63%) Marketing
3 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (57.89%) Developer
2 9 (23.68%) Java Developer
3 7 (18.42%) Analyst
4 5 (13.16%) Agile Developer
4 5 (13.16%) Agile Java Developer
4 5 (13.16%) Business Developer
4 5 (13.16%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) Cognos BI Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Cognos Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Report Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Business Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Consultant
6 3 (7.89%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (5.26%) Architect
7 2 (5.26%) Oracle Architect
7 2 (5.26%) Project Manager
7 2 (5.26%) Test Manager
7 2 (5.26%) UI Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (39.47%) HTML
2 8 (21.05%) Servlets
2 8 (21.05%) Spring
2 8 (21.05%) Velocity
2 8 (21.05%) XML
3 7 (18.42%) CSS
3 7 (18.42%) J2EE
4 6 (15.79%) REST
4 6 (15.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 5 (13.16%) AngularJS
5 5 (13.16%) JSR 168
5 5 (13.16%) Struts
5 5 (13.16%) XHTML
5 5 (13.16%) XSLT
6 4 (10.53%) CSS3
6 4 (10.53%) HTML5
6 4 (10.53%) Sass
7 3 (7.89%) Ember.js
8 2 (5.26%) RESTful
8 2 (5.26%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.89%) User Experience
3 2 (5.26%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.16%) Solaris
2 3 (7.89%) Linux
3 1 (2.63%) Android
3 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.95%) E-Commerce
1 11 (28.95%) TDD
2 10 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (26.32%) Scrum
2 10 (26.32%) Waterfall
3 9 (23.68%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (23.68%) Extreme Programming
3 9 (23.68%) Kimball Methodology
3 9 (23.68%) Open Source
3 9 (23.68%) User Acceptance Testing
3 9 (23.68%) Web Application Development
4 8 (21.05%) Functional Testing
4 8 (21.05%) Inmon Methodology
4 8 (21.05%) ITIL
4 8 (21.05%) Pair Programming
4 8 (21.05%) Quality Management
5 7 (18.42%) ETL
5 7 (18.42%) Project Management
5 7 (18.42%) Requirements Analysis
6 6 (15.79%) Lean Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 16 (42.11%) JavaScript
2 10 (26.32%) Java
2 10 (26.32%) SQL
3 8 (21.05%) Groovy
3 8 (21.05%) Scala
4 2 (5.26%) PHP
5 1 (2.63%) Python
5 1 (2.63%) Ruby
5 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.63%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) logstash
Vendors
1 8 (21.05%) Cognos
2 6 (15.79%) Informatica
2 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 5 (13.16%) GigaSpaces
4 2 (5.26%) Oracle
5 1 (2.63%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.63%) Talend