The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 3 8 9
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 1548 1230 973
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 16.08% 12.39% 10.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 20.22% 15.92% 13.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 994 787 645
Median daily rate £413 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £292 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £380 £370
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 16 6
Median hourly rate £43.50 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.75% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £24.30 £24.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £77.00 £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+17.36% +2.85%
Agile Software Development
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
7655 7727 7084
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 79.52% 77.86% 74.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 4702 4357 3939
Median daily rate £400 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 252 283 282
Median hourly rate £37.00 £33.00 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.12% +22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.35 £12.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -1.58%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 the South East

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Agile Software Development across the South East region.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the South East region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the South East region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

Agile Software Development
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the South East region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Sussex +3 326 £425 +17.24% 35
Berkshire +4 260 £400 - 74
Surrey +4 253 £450 +12.50% 104
Hampshire -2 249 £375 - 97
Buckinghamshire +5 158 £400 +12.67% 34
Oxfordshire +3 102 £425 -4.49% 48
Kent 0 78 £375 +15.38% 20
East Sussex -3 63 £405 +15.71% 27
Middlesex +8 27 £406 +35.41% 4
Sussex 0 7 £430 +43.33%
M4 Corridor -1 5 - -
Home Counties -4 2 £548 -
Agile Software Development
England

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 South East region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 837 (29.70%) Scrum
2 714 (25.34%) Java
3 623 (22.11%) JavaScript
4 602 (21.36%) HTML
5 551 (19.55%) CSS
6 498 (17.67%) SQL
7 459 (16.29%) TDD
8 423 (15.01%) C#
9 419 (14.87%) Finance
10 406 (14.41%) .NET
11 368 (13.06%) Waterfall
12 324 (11.50%) Web Services
13 321 (11.39%) Linux
14 312 (11.07%) HTML5
15 304 (10.79%) Oracle
15 304 (10.79%) Project Management
16 303 (10.75%) MVC
17 302 (10.72%) Git (software)
17 302 (10.72%) User Experience
18 299 (10.61%) Continuous Integration
19 297 (10.54%) SQL Server
20 293 (10.40%) REST
21 276 (9.79%) Microsoft
22 271 (9.62%) Spring
23 250 (8.87%) Python
24 247 (8.77%) Jenkins
25 246 (8.73%) JIRA
26 237 (8.41%) AngularJS
27 231 (8.20%) PRINCE2
28 226 (8.02%) Subversion

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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
1 174 (6.17%) Node.js
2 87 (3.09%) Confluence
3 75 (2.66%) CMS
3 75 (2.66%) JBoss
3 75 (2.66%) SharePoint
4 74 (2.63%) IIS
5 70 (2.48%) Apache
6 59 (2.09%) Tomcat
7 44 (1.56%) WebLogic
8 41 (1.45%) OpenStack
9 35 (1.24%) WebSphere
10 34 (1.21%) Elasticsearch
11 31 (1.10%) BizTalk Server
12 22 (0.78%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 18 (0.64%) SAS
14 17 (0.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 16 (0.57%) Apache Solr
15 16 (0.57%) Sitecore CMS
16 15 (0.53%) Cloud Foundry
17 13 (0.46%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 122 (4.33%) MS Excel
2 85 (3.02%) MS Office
3 54 (1.92%) MS Project
4 51 (1.81%) MS Visio
5 19 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
6 14 (0.50%) Photoshop
7 13 (0.46%) Adobe Illustrator
8 6 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.071%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (0.071%) Fireworks
9 2 (0.071%) OmniGraffle
10 1 (0.035%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 41 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 24 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 15 (0.53%) Magento
4 10 (0.35%) OpenText Process Suite
4 10 (0.35%) Oracle BPM
4 10 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
5 9 (0.32%) SAP ERP
6 6 (0.21%) Oracle ERP
6 6 (0.21%) Temenos T24
7 5 (0.18%) Eagle PACE
8 4 (0.14%) Infor SunSystems
8 4 (0.14%) Oracle EBS R12
8 4 (0.14%) Oracle Receivables
9 3 (0.11%) BigMachines
9 3 (0.11%) Eloqua
9 3 (0.11%) Infor LN
9 3 (0.11%) SAP CRM
10 2 (0.071%) Oracle CRM
10 2 (0.071%) Primavera
10 2 (0.071%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 133 (4.72%) Amazon AWS
2 98 (3.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 35 (1.24%) PaaS
4 33 (1.17%) SaaS
5 26 (0.92%) Amazon EC2
6 24 (0.85%) Azure Active Directory
6 24 (0.85%) Force.com
6 24 (0.85%) Office 365
7 23 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
7 23 (0.82%) IaaS
8 12 (0.43%) Heroku
9 11 (0.39%) Boomi
9 11 (0.39%) GitHub
9 11 (0.39%) Google Tag Manager
10 10 (0.35%) Adobe Analytics
11 9 (0.32%) Google Analytics
12 7 (0.25%) Route 53
12 7 (0.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 5 (0.18%) AWS CloudFormation
14 4 (0.14%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 137 (4.86%) HTTP
2 38 (1.35%) Internet
3 30 (1.06%) DVB
4 26 (0.92%) Firewall
5 24 (0.85%) LDAP
6 20 (0.71%) Network Security
7 18 (0.64%) SAN
8 17 (0.60%) H.323
9 16 (0.57%) LAN
9 16 (0.57%) WAN
10 14 (0.50%) ZigBee
11 13 (0.46%) DNS
11 13 (0.46%) Telepresence
12 12 (0.43%) Intranet
12 12 (0.43%) SMTP
13 11 (0.39%) SSL
13 11 (0.39%) TCP/IP
14 10 (0.35%) SNMP
15 9 (0.32%) VoIP
15 9 (0.32%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 297 (10.54%) SQL Server
2 161 (5.71%) NoSQL
3 129 (4.58%) Relational Database
4 89 (3.16%) MongoDB
5 73 (2.59%) MySQL
6 66 (2.34%) Oracle Database
7 62 (2.20%) Big Data
8 57 (2.02%) Data Warehouse
9 56 (1.99%) PostgreSQL
10 44 (1.56%) Apache Cassandra
11 43 (1.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 42 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 38 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
14 35 (1.24%) Hadoop
15 30 (1.06%) Oracle Database 11g
16 26 (0.92%) RDBMS
17 23 (0.82%) Azure SQL Database
18 22 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
18 22 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 19 (0.67%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 302 (10.72%) Git (software)
2 247 (8.77%) Jenkins
3 246 (8.73%) JIRA
4 226 (8.02%) Subversion
5 194 (6.88%) Selenium
6 167 (5.93%) JUnit
7 160 (5.68%) Team Foundation Server
8 142 (5.04%) Maven
9 116 (4.12%) Cucumber
10 85 (3.02%) Ant
11 70 (2.48%) Visual Studio
12 55 (1.95%) WebDriver
13 51 (1.81%) Gradle
14 44 (1.56%) Eclipse
15 42 (1.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 39 (1.38%) SoapUI
17 37 (1.31%) SpecFlow
18 35 (1.24%) Artifactory
19 34 (1.21%) Hudson
20 32 (1.14%) TeamCity
General
1 419 (14.87%) Finance
2 171 (6.07%) Telecoms
3 107 (3.80%) Retail
4 97 (3.44%) Banking
5 91 (3.23%) Publishing
6 83 (2.95%) Marketing
7 36 (1.28%) Manufacturing
8 27 (0.96%) Electronics
9 22 (0.78%) Legal
10 14 (0.50%) Investment Banking
11 12 (0.43%) Automotive
12 11 (0.39%) Back Office
12 11 (0.39%) Games
13 10 (0.35%) Law
14 9 (0.32%) Front Office
14 9 (0.32%) Local Government
15 8 (0.28%) Retail Banking
16 7 (0.25%) Billing
17 6 (0.21%) Aerospace
17 6 (0.21%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1114 (39.53%) Developer
2 460 (16.32%) Analyst
3 302 (10.72%) Project Manager
4 270 (9.58%) Business Analyst
5 269 (9.55%) Java Developer
6 168 (5.96%) Architect
7 166 (5.89%) .NET Developer
8 146 (5.18%) JavaScript Developer
9 134 (4.76%) C# Developer
10 132 (4.68%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 132 (4.68%) Senior Developer
11 120 (4.26%) Test Analyst
12 115 (4.08%) Agile Developer
13 99 (3.51%) Designer
14 94 (3.34%) C# .NET Developer
15 85 (3.02%) HTML Developer
15 85 (3.02%) Software Engineer
16 80 (2.84%) Consultant
17 77 (2.73%) Web Developer
18 76 (2.70%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 602 (21.36%) HTML
2 551 (19.55%) CSS
3 406 (14.41%) .NET
4 324 (11.50%) Web Services
5 312 (11.07%) HTML5
6 293 (10.40%) REST
7 271 (9.62%) Spring
8 237 (8.41%) AngularJS
9 219 (7.77%) jQuery
9 219 (7.77%) XML
10 199 (7.06%) JSON
11 198 (7.03%) CSS3
12 171 (6.07%) RESTful
13 161 (5.71%) SOAP
14 155 (5.50%) ASP.NET
15 132 (4.68%) Ajax
16 121 (4.29%) Hibernate
17 111 (3.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 105 (3.73%) ASP.NET MVC
19 93 (3.30%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 302 (10.72%) User Experience
2 172 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
3 137 (4.86%) Mobile App
4 88 (3.12%) Computer Science
5 65 (2.31%) Management Information System
6 51 (1.81%) Data Centre
7 40 (1.42%) Embedded Systems
8 35 (1.24%) Enterprise Software
9 33 (1.17%) STB
10 32 (1.14%) Smart Meter
11 29 (1.03%) Visualisation
12 25 (0.89%) DTV
13 24 (0.85%) Algorithms
13 24 (0.85%) MPEG
14 23 (0.82%) Data Integration
15 18 (0.64%) Mathematics
16 17 (0.60%) Fintech
16 17 (0.60%) PKI
16 17 (0.60%) Psychology
17 15 (0.53%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 321 (11.39%) Linux
2 172 (6.10%) Windows
3 134 (4.76%) Unix
4 125 (4.44%) Android
5 95 (3.37%) Apple iOS
6 51 (1.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 41 (1.45%) Windows Server
8 26 (0.92%) Ubuntu
9 24 (0.85%) VMS
10 22 (0.78%) CentOS
11 16 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
12 13 (0.46%) AIX
13 12 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
14 11 (0.39%) zOS
15 8 (0.28%) Embedded Linux
16 7 (0.25%) Mac OS X
16 7 (0.25%) Solaris
17 5 (0.18%) Oracle Linux
17 5 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
18 4 (0.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 837 (29.70%) Scrum
2 459 (16.29%) TDD
3 368 (13.06%) Waterfall
4 304 (10.79%) Project Management
5 303 (10.75%) MVC
6 299 (10.61%) Continuous Integration
7 231 (8.20%) PRINCE2
8 223 (7.91%) BDD
9 209 (7.42%) Web Development
10 207 (7.35%) DevOps
11 206 (7.31%) Open Source
11 206 (7.31%) Stakeholder Management
11 206 (7.31%) User Stories
12 201 (7.13%) SDLC
13 199 (7.06%) E-Commerce
14 193 (6.85%) Software Engineering
15 176 (6.25%) Automated Testing
16 144 (5.11%) CRM
17 137 (4.86%) Business Analysis
18 134 (4.76%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 714 (25.34%) Java
2 623 (22.11%) JavaScript
3 498 (17.67%) SQL
4 423 (15.01%) C#
5 250 (8.87%) Python
6 178 (6.32%) Ruby
7 125 (4.44%) PHP
8 117 (4.15%) Scala
9 95 (3.37%) C++
10 83 (2.95%) C
11 65 (2.31%) PowerShell
12 63 (2.24%) PL/SQL
13 51 (1.81%) Bash Shell
14 43 (1.53%) T-SQL
15 37 (1.31%) Shell Script
16 30 (1.06%) Apex Code
17 24 (0.85%) Perl
17 24 (0.85%) VB
18 22 (0.78%) Embedded C
19 17 (0.60%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 218 (7.74%) Security Cleared
2 195 (6.92%) Degree
3 170 (6.03%) SC Cleared
4 110 (3.90%) ISEB
5 70 (2.48%) ISTQB
6 31 (1.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 30 (1.06%) PMI Certification
8 25 (0.89%) DV Cleared
8 25 (0.89%) PMP
9 23 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 19 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 17 (0.60%) CISM
11 17 (0.60%) CISSP
12 15 (0.53%) BPSS Clearance
12 15 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
12 15 (0.53%) Sun Certification
13 14 (0.50%) CISA
14 12 (0.43%) IISP
14 12 (0.43%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
14 12 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 144 (5.11%) QA
2 24 (0.85%) SLA
3 23 (0.82%) Data Quality
4 21 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 18 (0.64%) Disclosure Scotland
6 15 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 14 (0.50%) ISO27005
7 14 (0.50%) PCI DSS
8 12 (0.43%) FedRAMP
8 12 (0.43%) ISO 9001
9 11 (0.39%) ISAE 3402
10 7 (0.25%) ISO 9000
11 3 (0.11%) CRD IV
11 3 (0.11%) P3O
11 3 (0.11%) SDET
12 2 (0.071%) FATCA
12 2 (0.071%) ISO22301
12 2 (0.071%) JSP 440
12 2 (0.071%) RMADS
13 1 (0.035%) WCAG
System Software
1 42 (1.49%) Active Directory
2 41 (1.45%) Docker
3 15 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (0.28%) vSphere
5 6 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (0.14%) VirtualBox
7 3 (0.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 3 (0.11%) HDFS
7 3 (0.11%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.11%) Varnish
8 2 (0.071%) Postfix
8 2 (0.071%) vCloud
8 2 (0.071%) zsh
9 1 (0.035%) Dovecot
9 1 (0.035%) OpenSSH
9 1 (0.035%) qmail
9 1 (0.035%) Sendmail
9 1 (0.035%) SpamAssassin
9 1 (0.035%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (0.035%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 80 (2.84%) Puppet
2 56 (1.99%) Ansible
3 52 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
4 40 (1.42%) Opscode Chef
5 31 (1.10%) SCOM
6 21 (0.75%) SCCM
7 16 (0.57%) logstash
8 15 (0.53%) Graphite
9 13 (0.46%) Terraform
10 9 (0.32%) Capistrano
10 9 (0.32%) Kubernetes
10 9 (0.32%) Nagios
11 5 (0.18%) Tivoli
12 4 (0.14%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 3 (0.11%) Mesos
13 3 (0.11%) TeamSite
13 3 (0.11%) vRealize
14 2 (0.071%) CA Single Sign-On
14 2 (0.071%) Nessus
14 2 (0.071%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 304 (10.79%) Oracle
2 276 (9.79%) Microsoft
3 86 (3.05%) SAP
4 84 (2.98%) Google
5 59 (2.09%) HP
6 58 (2.06%) Salesforce.com
7 55 (1.95%) IBM
8 46 (1.63%) Adobe
9 41 (1.45%) Red Hat
10 32 (1.14%) Sitecore
11 31 (1.10%) hybris
12 28 (0.99%) VMware
13 25 (0.89%) Cisco
13 25 (0.89%) Dell
14 22 (0.78%) Apple
15 21 (0.75%) Atlassian
15 21 (0.75%) Splunk
15 21 (0.75%) Sun
16 20 (0.71%) Informatica
17 19 (0.67%) Telerik
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