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 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 2 14 12
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -2
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 66 18 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 20.63% 7.50% 6.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 27.62% 10.59% 10.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 12 9
Average daily rate
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£330 £383 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.72% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £253 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £432 £518 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -2.70%
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
239 170 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 74.69% 70.83% 67.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 100 77
Average daily rate £330 £400 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% +25.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £506
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 9
Average hourly rate £21.00 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.00% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £18.00 £10.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £45.00 £43.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -8.33%

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 27 November 2014.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 50 (42.74%) Scrum
2 42 (35.90%) TDD
3 36 (30.77%) Java
4 24 (20.51%) HTML
5 23 (19.66%) Telecoms
6 20 (17.09%) JavaScript
6 20 (17.09%) SQL
7 18 (15.38%) QA
8 16 (13.68%) Finance
8 16 (13.68%) OO
8 16 (13.68%) Waterfall
9 15 (12.82%) HTML5
9 15 (12.82%) Git (software)
9 15 (12.82%) CSS
9 15 (12.82%) CSS3
10 14 (11.97%) AngularJS
10 14 (11.97%) Linux
10 14 (11.97%) Business Intelligence
11 13 (11.11%) E-Commerce
11 13 (11.11%) jQuery
11 13 (11.11%) Pair Programming
11 13 (11.11%) User Stories
12 12 (10.26%) Sass
12 12 (10.26%) JIRA
12 12 (10.26%) Business Analysis
12 12 (10.26%) Selenium
12 12 (10.26%) SOAP
12 12 (10.26%) .NET
13 11 (9.40%) SQL Server
13 11 (9.40%) Data Warehouse

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 (5.13%) WebSphere
2 4 (3.42%) MQSeries
2 4 (3.42%) IBM Notes
2 4 (3.42%) Apache
3 3 (2.56%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.56%) Liferay
3 3 (2.56%) Alfresco
4 2 (1.71%) Confluence
4 2 (1.71%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.85%) IIS
5 1 (0.85%) Drupal
5 1 (0.85%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 4 (3.42%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.56%) MS Project
3 2 (1.71%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.71%) MS Office
4 1 (0.85%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (3.42%) Misys Midas
2 2 (1.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.42%) Force.com
2 3 (2.56%) GitHub
3 1 (0.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.27%) HTTP
1 5 (4.27%) Internet
2 2 (1.71%) MVNO
2 2 (1.71%) ZigBee
2 2 (1.71%) HSPA
2 2 (1.71%) Wireless
2 2 (1.71%) DNS
2 2 (1.71%) IPv6
2 2 (1.71%) 3GPP
2 2 (1.71%) UMTS
2 2 (1.71%) GPRS
3 1 (0.85%) PBX
3 1 (0.85%) VoIP
3 1 (0.85%) WAN
3 1 (0.85%) FTP
3 1 (0.85%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.85%) 802.15
3 1 (0.85%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (0.85%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.40%) SQL Server
1 11 (9.40%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (6.84%) MongoDB
2 8 (6.84%) MySQL
3 7 (5.98%) DB2
4 6 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (4.27%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.71%) DataStage
6 2 (1.71%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.85%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 15 (12.82%) Git (software)
2 12 (10.26%) JIRA
2 12 (10.26%) Selenium
3 11 (9.40%) WebDriver
3 11 (9.40%) Grunt
4 10 (8.55%) QUnit
4 10 (8.55%) Jasmine
5 9 (7.69%) Subversion
6 5 (4.27%) ERwin
7 4 (3.42%) Jenkins
7 4 (3.42%) Mercurial
7 4 (3.42%) Eclipse
8 3 (2.56%) IntelliJ
8 3 (2.56%) Gradle
9 2 (1.71%) JBehave
9 2 (1.71%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.71%) Toad
10 1 (0.85%) LabVIEW
10 1 (0.85%) JMeter
10 1 (0.85%) PHPUnit
General
1 23 (19.66%) Telecoms
2 16 (13.68%) Finance
3 11 (9.40%) Advertising
4 6 (5.13%) Marketing
4 6 (5.13%) Billing
5 3 (2.56%) Legal
5 3 (2.56%) Electronics
6 2 (1.71%) Retail
6 2 (1.71%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (33.33%) Developer
2 26 (22.22%) Analyst
3 17 (14.53%) Business Analyst
4 13 (11.11%) Front-End Developer
5 12 (10.26%) Senior Analyst
5 12 (10.26%) Java Developer
6 10 (8.55%) Senior Business Analyst
7 9 (7.69%) Agile Java Developer
8 8 (6.84%) ScrumMaster
9 7 (5.98%) Solutions Designer
9 7 (5.98%) Designer
9 7 (5.98%) Telecoms Business Analyst
10 6 (5.13%) Agile Business Analyst
10 6 (5.13%) MySQL DBA
10 6 (5.13%) DBA
10 6 (5.13%) Test Analyst
11 5 (4.27%) Project Manager
11 5 (4.27%) Senior Developer
11 5 (4.27%) Salesforce.com Developer
12 4 (3.42%) Selenium Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (20.51%) HTML
2 15 (12.82%) HTML5
2 15 (12.82%) CSS
2 15 (12.82%) CSS3
3 14 (11.97%) AngularJS
4 13 (11.11%) jQuery
5 12 (10.26%) Sass
5 12 (10.26%) SOAP
5 12 (10.26%) .NET
6 10 (8.55%) RESTful
7 9 (7.69%) Web Services
8 7 (5.98%) Velocity
9 6 (5.13%) Backbone.js
10 5 (4.27%) XML
10 5 (4.27%) Visualforce
11 4 (3.42%) REST
11 4 (3.42%) Ruby on Rails
12 3 (2.56%) XHTML
12 3 (2.56%) Servlets
12 3 (2.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.69%) Open Source
1 9 (7.69%) User Experience
2 6 (5.13%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (5.13%) Data Structures
2 6 (5.13%) iSeries
3 5 (4.27%) Web 2.0
4 4 (3.42%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.42%) SWIFT
4 4 (3.42%) AS400
4 4 (3.42%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.71%) Home Automation
5 2 (1.71%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.71%) Smart Meter
5 2 (1.71%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.71%) DTV
6 1 (0.85%) PMI
6 1 (0.85%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.85%) Machine to Machine
6 1 (0.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (11.97%) Linux
2 5 (4.27%) UNIX
3 3 (2.56%) Windows
3 3 (2.56%) Solaris
4 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.85%) Android
4 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (42.74%) Scrum
2 42 (35.90%) TDD
3 16 (13.68%) OO
3 16 (13.68%) Waterfall
4 14 (11.97%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 13 (11.11%) Pair Programming
5 13 (11.11%) User Stories
6 12 (10.26%) Business Analysis
7 10 (8.55%) SOA
7 10 (8.55%) ITIL
8 9 (7.69%) Extreme Programming
8 9 (7.69%) BDD
9 8 (6.84%) Code Coverage
10 7 (5.98%) PRINCE2
10 7 (5.98%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (5.98%) SEO
10 7 (5.98%) Workflow
10 7 (5.98%) MVC
10 7 (5.98%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (30.77%) Java
2 20 (17.09%) JavaScript
2 20 (17.09%) SQL
3 11 (9.40%) Groovy
3 11 (9.40%) Scala
4 6 (5.13%) RPG IV
4 6 (5.13%) RPG
5 5 (4.27%) Perl
5 5 (4.27%) Apex Code
5 5 (4.27%) Ruby
6 4 (3.42%) RPG/400
6 4 (3.42%) Python
7 3 (2.56%) PHP
7 3 (2.56%) C#
8 2 (1.71%) C
9 1 (0.85%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (3.42%) Degree
1 4 (3.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (1.71%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.85%) ISEB
3 1 (0.85%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.71%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (1.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
2 7 (5.98%) IBM
3 5 (4.27%) Oracle
3 5 (4.27%) Ab Initio
3 5 (4.27%) Teradata
4 4 (3.42%) Metastorm
4 4 (3.42%) Lotus
5 3 (2.56%) GigaSpaces
6 2 (1.71%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.71%) HP
6 2 (1.71%) SAP
7 1 (0.85%) Cognos
7 1 (0.85%) Akamai
7 1 (0.85%) Zend
7 1 (0.85%) Agilent
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