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 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 8 4 7
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 23 49 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 8.58% 20.59% 15.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.55% 24.75% 21.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 28 21
Average daily rate
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£400 £325 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -10.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £276 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £386 £482
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £353
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
218 198 181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 81.34% 83.19% 70.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 120 95
Average daily rate £360 £328 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.92% -12.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £217 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £482
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 2
Average hourly rate £36.50 £11.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+231.81% -51.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -9.83%

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 6 July 2015.

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 6 July 2015, 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 23 (34.33%) Scrum
2 21 (31.34%) Java
3 19 (28.36%) TDD
4 16 (23.88%) Telecoms
4 16 (23.88%) SOAP
5 11 (16.42%) REST
5 11 (16.42%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (14.93%) MongoDB
6 10 (14.93%) JIRA
7 9 (13.43%) Node.js
7 9 (13.43%) Waterfall
8 8 (11.94%) HTML
8 8 (11.94%) E-Commerce
9 7 (10.45%) MySQL
9 7 (10.45%) Business Analysis
9 7 (10.45%) Finance
9 7 (10.45%) Software Delivery
9 7 (10.45%) Technical Architecture
9 7 (10.45%) Groovy
9 7 (10.45%) Scala
10 6 (8.96%) QA
10 6 (8.96%) Jenkins
10 6 (8.96%) PRINCE2
10 6 (8.96%) HTTP
10 6 (8.96%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (7.46%) Microsoft
11 5 (7.46%) PMI Certification
11 5 (7.46%) Web Services
11 5 (7.46%) CSS
11 5 (7.46%) JavaScript

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 9 (13.43%) Node.js
2 1 (1.49%) Apache
2 1 (1.49%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.49%) SAS
2 1 (1.49%) CMS
2 1 (1.49%) Alfresco
2 1 (1.49%) Liferay
Applications
1 2 (2.99%) MS Project
1 2 (2.99%) MS Office
1 2 (2.99%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.49%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.46%) GitHub
2 2 (2.99%) Force.com
3 1 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.96%) HTTP
2 3 (4.48%) FTP
3 2 (2.99%) GPRS
3 2 (2.99%) 3GPP
3 2 (2.99%) UMTS
3 2 (2.99%) DNS
3 2 (2.99%) IPv6
3 2 (2.99%) Internet
3 2 (2.99%) 802.15
3 2 (2.99%) Wireless
3 2 (2.99%) Wireshark
3 2 (2.99%) ZigBee
3 2 (2.99%) HSPA
4 1 (1.49%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.93%) MongoDB
2 7 (10.45%) MySQL
3 3 (4.48%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (4.48%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.99%) DataStage
4 2 (2.99%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.99%) OLAP
5 1 (1.49%) SAP BW
5 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (14.93%) JIRA
2 6 (8.96%) Jenkins
3 5 (7.46%) Grunt
4 4 (5.97%) Cucumber
4 4 (5.97%) Selenium
4 4 (5.97%) IntelliJ
5 3 (4.48%) JUnit
5 3 (4.48%) TestNG
5 3 (4.48%) Git (software)
5 3 (4.48%) Jasmine
5 3 (4.48%) WebDriver
6 2 (2.99%) Toad
7 1 (1.49%) Subversion
7 1 (1.49%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.49%) JBehave
7 1 (1.49%) Bower
7 1 (1.49%) Capybara
7 1 (1.49%) Gradle
7 1 (1.49%) Hudson
General
1 16 (23.88%) Telecoms
2 7 (10.45%) Finance
3 4 (5.97%) Legal
4 3 (4.48%) Advertising
5 2 (2.99%) Games
5 2 (2.99%) Banking
5 2 (2.99%) Billing
6 1 (1.49%) Back Office
6 1 (1.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (32.84%) Developer
2 16 (23.88%) Analyst
3 12 (17.91%) Business Analyst
4 11 (16.42%) Java Developer
5 6 (8.96%) Project Manager
6 5 (7.46%) Agile Java Developer
7 4 (5.97%) Agile Business Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) Solutions Designer
7 4 (5.97%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) Front-End Developer
7 4 (5.97%) Salesforce.com Developer
7 4 (5.97%) Designer
7 4 (5.97%) Technical Design Authority
8 3 (4.48%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) Android Developer
9 2 (2.99%) Technical Delivery Manager
9 2 (2.99%) Technical Manager
9 2 (2.99%) Senior Business Analyst
9 2 (2.99%) Tester
9 2 (2.99%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (23.88%) SOAP
2 11 (16.42%) REST
3 8 (11.94%) HTML
4 5 (7.46%) Web Services
4 5 (7.46%) CSS
4 5 (7.46%) Sass
5 4 (5.97%) AngularJS
5 4 (5.97%) RESTful
5 4 (5.97%) Visualforce
5 4 (5.97%) JSON
5 4 (5.97%) .NET
6 3 (4.48%) J2EE
6 3 (4.48%) XML
7 2 (2.99%) ASP.NET
7 2 (2.99%) WPF
7 2 (2.99%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.49%) Struts
8 1 (1.49%) Zend Framework
8 1 (1.49%) jQuery
8 1 (1.49%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.42%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.97%) PMI
2 4 (5.97%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (4.48%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.48%) Web 2.0
3 3 (4.48%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (4.48%) User Experience
3 3 (4.48%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.99%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.49%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.49%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.49%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.49%) Online Games
5 1 (1.49%) Handset
5 1 (1.49%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.48%) Android
2 1 (1.49%) Solaris
2 1 (1.49%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (34.33%) Scrum
2 19 (28.36%) TDD
3 9 (13.43%) Waterfall
4 8 (11.94%) E-Commerce
5 7 (10.45%) Business Analysis
5 7 (10.45%) Technical Architecture
5 7 (10.45%) Software Delivery
6 6 (8.96%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (8.96%) PRINCE2
7 5 (7.46%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (7.46%) Project Management
7 5 (7.46%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (7.46%) User Stories
8 4 (5.97%) Analytics
8 4 (5.97%) Business Process Mapping
8 4 (5.97%) Requirements Analysis
8 4 (5.97%) BDD
8 4 (5.97%) Use Case
8 4 (5.97%) Pair Programming
8 4 (5.97%) OO
Programming Languages
1 21 (31.34%) Java
2 7 (10.45%) Groovy
2 7 (10.45%) Scala
3 5 (7.46%) JavaScript
4 4 (5.97%) SQL
4 4 (5.97%) Apex Code
5 3 (4.48%) C#
6 2 (2.99%) C
7 1 (1.49%) C++
7 1 (1.49%) Python
7 1 (1.49%) Tcl
7 1 (1.49%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.49%) Ruby
7 1 (1.49%) Perl
7 1 (1.49%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (7.46%) PMI Certification
2 2 (2.99%) Degree
3 1 (1.49%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.96%) QA
2 1 (1.49%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.49%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.99%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (7.46%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.97%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (5.97%) Remedy
3 3 (4.48%) Oracle
4 2 (2.99%) Cognos
4 2 (2.99%) Informatica
4 2 (2.99%) Ab Initio
4 2 (2.99%) Teradata
5 1 (1.49%) GigaSpaces
5 1 (1.49%) Zend
5 1 (1.49%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (1.49%) FatWire
5 1 (1.49%) Trillium
5 1 (1.49%) SAP
Slough, Berkshire
TD Group
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago