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 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 2 6 19
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +13
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 61 28 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 20.47% 11.20% 6.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 28.77% 15.47% 8.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 18 7
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£331 £375 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.66% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £326 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £423 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +2.85%
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
212 181 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 71.14% 72.40% 73.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 103 98
Average daily rate £350 £410 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.63% +3.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £475 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 9
Average hourly rate £32.50 £22.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.44% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £18.00 £36.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £46.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.07
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -11.49%

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 28 January 2015.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 46 (40.00%) Scrum
1 46 (40.00%) TDD
2 45 (39.13%) Java
3 24 (20.87%) HTML
4 19 (16.52%) JavaScript
4 19 (16.52%) Telecoms
5 18 (15.65%) QA
6 16 (13.91%) Selenium
6 16 (13.91%) CSS
6 16 (13.91%) SOAP
6 16 (13.91%) OO
7 15 (13.04%) HTML5
8 14 (12.17%) WebDriver
8 14 (12.17%) CSS3
8 14 (12.17%) Git (software)
8 14 (12.17%) E-Commerce
9 13 (11.30%) Pair Programming
9 13 (11.30%) jQuery
9 13 (11.30%) JIRA
9 13 (11.30%) AngularJS
9 13 (11.30%) User Stories
9 13 (11.30%) Waterfall
10 12 (10.43%) Grunt
10 12 (10.43%) Sass
10 12 (10.43%) RESTful
11 11 (9.57%) Extreme Programming
11 11 (9.57%) SQL
11 11 (9.57%) BDD
12 10 (8.70%) MongoDB
12 10 (8.70%) QUnit

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 4 (3.48%) Apache
2 3 (2.61%) Tomcat
2 3 (2.61%) Node.js
2 3 (2.61%) Liferay
2 3 (2.61%) Alfresco
3 2 (1.74%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.74%) Confluence
3 2 (1.74%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (0.87%) MS Project
1 1 (0.87%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.74%) Misys Midas
2 1 (0.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.22%) Force.com
2 3 (2.61%) GitHub
3 1 (0.87%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.70%) HTTP
2 4 (3.48%) Internet
3 2 (1.74%) MVNO
4 1 (0.87%) PBX
4 1 (0.87%) VoIP
4 1 (0.87%) FTP
4 1 (0.87%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.87%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.70%) MongoDB
2 7 (6.09%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (5.22%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.61%) MySQL
4 3 (2.61%) DB2
4 3 (2.61%) Data Mining
5 2 (1.74%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.87%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 16 (13.91%) Selenium
2 14 (12.17%) WebDriver
2 14 (12.17%) Git (software)
3 13 (11.30%) JIRA
4 12 (10.43%) Grunt
5 10 (8.70%) QUnit
5 10 (8.70%) Jasmine
6 6 (5.22%) Subversion
7 4 (3.48%) Jenkins
7 4 (3.48%) Eclipse
8 3 (2.61%) ERwin
8 3 (2.61%) IntelliJ
8 3 (2.61%) Gradle
8 3 (2.61%) JBehave
8 3 (2.61%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.74%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.87%) JMeter
10 1 (0.87%) Xcode
10 1 (0.87%) Karma Test Runner
10 1 (0.87%) PHPUnit
General
1 19 (16.52%) Telecoms
2 7 (6.09%) Finance
2 7 (6.09%) Advertising
3 5 (4.35%) Billing
4 4 (3.48%) Marketing
4 4 (3.48%) Legal
5 2 (1.74%) Retail
6 1 (0.87%) Electronics
6 1 (0.87%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.87%) Banking
Job Titles
1 52 (45.22%) Developer
2 18 (15.65%) Analyst
2 18 (15.65%) Java Developer
3 15 (13.04%) Front-End Developer
4 12 (10.43%) Business Analyst
5 11 (9.57%) Agile Java Developer
6 10 (8.70%) ScrumMaster
7 9 (7.83%) Salesforce.com Developer
8 8 (6.96%) Designer
8 8 (6.96%) Solutions Designer
9 6 (5.22%) Agile Business Analyst
9 6 (5.22%) Senior Analyst
9 6 (5.22%) Senior Business Analyst
10 5 (4.35%) Test Analyst
11 4 (3.48%) Selenium Test Analyst
11 4 (3.48%) QA Tester
11 4 (3.48%) Architect
11 4 (3.48%) Tester
11 4 (3.48%) Senior Developer
12 3 (2.61%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (20.87%) HTML
2 16 (13.91%) CSS
2 16 (13.91%) SOAP
3 15 (13.04%) HTML5
4 14 (12.17%) CSS3
5 13 (11.30%) jQuery
5 13 (11.30%) AngularJS
6 12 (10.43%) Sass
6 12 (10.43%) RESTful
7 9 (7.83%) Backbone.js
7 9 (7.83%) Visualforce
8 8 (6.96%) REST
9 7 (6.09%) Velocity
10 6 (5.22%) Web Services
11 5 (4.35%) J2EE
12 3 (2.61%) LAMP
12 3 (2.61%) Spring
12 3 (2.61%) .NET
12 3 (2.61%) XML
12 3 (2.61%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.70%) User Experience
2 6 (5.22%) Web 2.0
2 6 (5.22%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (5.22%) Mobile App
3 5 (4.35%) Open Source
4 3 (2.61%) PMI
4 3 (2.61%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.74%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.74%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (1.74%) SWIFT
5 2 (1.74%) iSeries
5 2 (1.74%) Home Automation
5 2 (1.74%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.74%) AS400
5 2 (1.74%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.87%) DTV
6 1 (0.87%) Machine to Machine
6 1 (0.87%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.22%) Linux
2 3 (2.61%) UNIX
2 3 (2.61%) Solaris
3 2 (1.74%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.74%) Windows
4 1 (0.87%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (40.00%) Scrum
1 46 (40.00%) TDD
2 16 (13.91%) OO
3 14 (12.17%) E-Commerce
4 13 (11.30%) Pair Programming
4 13 (11.30%) User Stories
4 13 (11.30%) Waterfall
5 11 (9.57%) Extreme Programming
5 11 (9.57%) BDD
6 10 (8.70%) SOA
6 10 (8.70%) Code Coverage
7 9 (7.83%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (6.96%) Responsive Web Design
9 7 (6.09%) SEO
9 7 (6.09%) Mentoring
9 7 (6.09%) Test Automation
9 7 (6.09%) Technical Architecture
10 6 (5.22%) Business Analysis
10 6 (5.22%) Web Analytics
10 6 (5.22%) Feature Driven Development
Programming Languages
1 45 (39.13%) Java
2 19 (16.52%) JavaScript
3 11 (9.57%) SQL
4 9 (7.83%) Groovy
4 9 (7.83%) Scala
4 9 (7.83%) Apex Code
5 4 (3.48%) Ruby
5 4 (3.48%) Perl
6 3 (2.61%) C#
6 3 (2.61%) Python
7 2 (1.74%) RPG/400
7 2 (1.74%) RPG IV
7 2 (1.74%) RPG
7 2 (1.74%) PHP
8 1 (0.87%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.87%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.87%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.87%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (4.35%) Degree
2 3 (2.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (2.61%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.74%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (15.65%) QA
2 1 (0.87%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 9 (7.83%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (3.48%) Ab Initio
2 4 (3.48%) Teradata
3 3 (2.61%) IBM
3 3 (2.61%) GigaSpaces
4 2 (1.74%) Oracle
5 1 (0.87%) Remedy
5 1 (0.87%) SAP
5 1 (0.87%) Cognos
5 1 (0.87%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.87%) Apple
5 1 (0.87%) Zend
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