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 27 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Agile Software Development
Berkshire / Slough
Rank 7 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 15 28 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 10.95% 11.38% 15.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.42% 13.33% 21.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 18 25
Median daily rate £400 £380 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +16.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £336 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £438 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £175.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £44.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-5.02% +24.30%

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
104 210 225
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 75.91% 85.37% 72.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 123 122
Median daily rate £419 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.68% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £255 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £481 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 4
Median hourly rate £41.00 £175.00 £31.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-76.57% +460.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

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 27 February 2017.

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 27 February 2017, 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 (38.10%) JavaScript
2 15 (35.71%) HTML
3 14 (33.33%) Scrum
4 12 (28.57%) TDD
4 12 (28.57%) Project Management
5 11 (26.19%) E-Commerce
6 10 (23.81%) JIRA
7 9 (21.43%) Java
7 9 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (21.43%) SDLC
8 8 (19.05%) Open Source
8 8 (19.05%) MongoDB
8 8 (19.05%) Web Application Development
8 8 (19.05%) GitHub
8 8 (19.05%) AngularJS
8 8 (19.05%) Jenkins
8 8 (19.05%) SQL
8 8 (19.05%) XML
8 8 (19.05%) Tomcat
8 8 (19.05%) Subversion
8 8 (19.05%) Extreme Programming
9 7 (16.67%) Quality Management
9 7 (16.67%) MVC
9 7 (16.67%) Pair Programming
9 7 (16.67%) Spring
9 7 (16.67%) ITIL
9 7 (16.67%) Servlets
9 7 (16.67%) Oracle
9 7 (16.67%) CSS
9 7 (16.67%) Business Intelligence

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 8 (19.05%) Tomcat
2 4 (9.52%) Alfresco
2 4 (9.52%) Apache
2 4 (9.52%) Liferay
3 2 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (11.90%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 8 (19.05%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) Extranet
1 1 (2.38%) Intranet
1 1 (2.38%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.05%) MongoDB
2 6 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.76%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 2 (4.76%) Data Mart
4 2 (4.76%) DataStage
4 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.38%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (2.38%) MySQL
5 1 (2.38%) PowerPivot
5 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 10 (23.81%) JIRA
2 8 (19.05%) Jenkins
2 8 (19.05%) Subversion
3 7 (16.67%) Gradle
4 5 (11.90%) Axure RP
5 4 (9.52%) Eclipse
5 4 (9.52%) IntelliJ
5 4 (9.52%) Toad
6 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.38%) JIRA Agile
6 1 (2.38%) JMeter
6 1 (2.38%) LoadRunner
6 1 (2.38%) Moq
6 1 (2.38%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (2.38%) ReSharper
6 1 (2.38%) Selenium
6 1 (2.38%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (2.38%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (11.90%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Marketing
2 1 (2.38%) Retail
2 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (57.14%) Developer
2 8 (19.05%) Java Developer
3 6 (14.29%) Architect
4 5 (11.90%) Applications Architect
4 5 (11.90%) Business Developer
4 5 (11.90%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 5 (11.90%) Oracle Architect
4 5 (11.90%) Project Manager
5 4 (9.52%) Agile Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Agile Java Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Business Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Cognos BI Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Cognos Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Report Developer
5 4 (9.52%) UI Developer
6 3 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (4.76%) Project Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (35.71%) HTML
2 8 (19.05%) AngularJS
2 8 (19.05%) XML
3 7 (16.67%) CSS
3 7 (16.67%) Servlets
3 7 (16.67%) Spring
3 7 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 7 (16.67%) Velocity
4 6 (14.29%) J2EE
4 6 (14.29%) Sass
5 5 (11.90%) Ember.js
5 5 (11.90%) REST
6 4 (9.52%) .NET
6 4 (9.52%) JSR 168
6 4 (9.52%) Struts
6 4 (9.52%) XHTML
6 4 (9.52%) XSLT
7 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET
7 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (7.14%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) User Experience
2 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.76%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.38%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.90%) Solaris
2 2 (4.76%) Android
2 2 (4.76%) Linux
3 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (33.33%) Scrum
2 12 (28.57%) Project Management
2 12 (28.57%) TDD
3 11 (26.19%) E-Commerce
4 9 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (21.43%) SDLC
5 8 (19.05%) Extreme Programming
5 8 (19.05%) Open Source
5 8 (19.05%) Web Application Development
6 7 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (16.67%) Functional Testing
6 7 (16.67%) ITIL
6 7 (16.67%) MVC
6 7 (16.67%) Pair Programming
6 7 (16.67%) Quality Management
7 6 (14.29%) PLM
7 6 (14.29%) Waterfall
8 5 (11.90%) Kimball Methodology
8 5 (11.90%) Six Sigma
8 5 (11.90%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (38.10%) JavaScript
2 9 (21.43%) Java
3 8 (19.05%) SQL
4 7 (16.67%) Groovy
4 7 (16.67%) Scala
5 4 (9.52%) C#
6 2 (4.76%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.38%) PHP
7 1 (2.38%) Python
7 1 (2.38%) Ruby
7 1 (2.38%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) ISEB
2 3 (7.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (2.38%) Degree
3 1 (2.38%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (2.38%) HP SiteScope
1 1 (2.38%) logstash
1 1 (2.38%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 7 (16.67%) Oracle
2 4 (9.52%) Cognos
2 4 (9.52%) GigaSpaces
3 2 (4.76%) Informatica
3 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.76%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (2.38%) Apple
4 1 (2.38%) HP
4 1 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.38%) Talend