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 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 2 7 9
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 1540 1184 938
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 16.55% 12.54% 10.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 20.64% 15.95% 13.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 985 787 606
Median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 11 12
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £12.15 £27.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.25 £59.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +1.42%
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
7460 7423 6763
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.15% 78.61% 75.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 4580 4229 3764
Median daily rate £413 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £265 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 261 260 276
Median hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +13.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £46.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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 28 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 28 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 28 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 0 367 £425 +17.24% 23
Berkshire +2 251 £408 +8.66% 86
Surrey +5 250 £450 +12.50% 109
Hampshire 0 237 £388 +3.33% 115
Buckinghamshire +1 140 £400 +9.96% 36
Oxfordshire +2 113 £425 -3.40% 45
Kent 0 68 £450 +33.33% 16
East Sussex 0 57 £425 +21.42% 23
Middlesex +6 28 £400 +23.07% 2
Sussex +1 7 £475 +31.03%
Home Counties +1 2 £548 -
Isle of Wight - 2 £263 - 1
M4 Corridor -1 1 - -
Agile Software Development
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 834 (29.81%) Scrum
2 721 (25.77%) Java
3 588 (21.02%) HTML
4 552 (19.73%) JavaScript
5 526 (18.80%) CSS
6 482 (17.23%) SQL
7 473 (16.90%) TDD
8 420 (15.01%) C#
9 416 (14.87%) Finance
10 384 (13.72%) .NET
11 365 (13.05%) Waterfall
12 347 (12.40%) Web Services
13 325 (11.62%) Linux
14 322 (11.51%) Continuous Integration
14 322 (11.51%) HTML5
15 319 (11.40%) REST
16 307 (10.97%) Git (software)
17 303 (10.83%) Project Management
18 292 (10.44%) SQL Server
19 291 (10.40%) Oracle
20 286 (10.22%) MVC
21 282 (10.08%) User Experience
22 280 (10.01%) Spring
23 272 (9.72%) Microsoft
24 267 (9.54%) Jenkins
25 260 (9.29%) Python
26 250 (8.93%) JIRA
27 234 (8.36%) User Stories
28 230 (8.22%) AngularJS
29 224 (8.01%) XML

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
1 155 (5.54%) Node.js
2 116 (4.15%) Confluence
3 76 (2.72%) JBoss
3 76 (2.72%) SharePoint
4 70 (2.50%) IIS
5 67 (2.39%) CMS
6 62 (2.22%) Apache
6 62 (2.22%) Tomcat
7 39 (1.39%) OpenStack
8 37 (1.32%) WebLogic
9 33 (1.18%) WebSphere
10 32 (1.14%) Elasticsearch
11 27 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
12 19 (0.68%) Cloud Foundry
13 18 (0.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 16 (0.57%) SAS
15 15 (0.54%) Apache Solr
16 14 (0.50%) Sitecore CMS
17 13 (0.46%) Oracle Service Bus
17 13 (0.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 124 (4.43%) MS Excel
2 81 (2.89%) MS Office
3 57 (2.04%) MS Visio
4 46 (1.64%) MS Project
5 16 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
6 9 (0.32%) Photoshop
7 8 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.071%) Fireworks
9 2 (0.071%) OmniGraffle
10 1 (0.036%) DOC1
Business Applications
1 42 (1.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 15 (0.54%) Magento
4 9 (0.32%) SAP ERP
5 8 (0.29%) OpenText Process Suite
5 8 (0.29%) Temenos T24
6 7 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
7 6 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
8 5 (0.18%) Eagle PACE
9 4 (0.14%) Infor SunSystems
9 4 (0.14%) SAP CRM
10 3 (0.11%) BusinessWorks
10 3 (0.11%) Primavera
11 2 (0.071%) BigMachines
11 2 (0.071%) Dynamics AX
11 2 (0.071%) Dynamics GP
11 2 (0.071%) Maximo
11 2 (0.071%) Oracle CRM
11 2 (0.071%) SAP FI
11 2 (0.071%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 133 (4.75%) Amazon AWS
2 97 (3.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 36 (1.29%) PaaS
4 34 (1.22%) SaaS
5 28 (1.00%) Office 365
6 24 (0.86%) Azure Active Directory
7 23 (0.82%) Amazon EC2
8 22 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
8 22 (0.79%) IaaS
9 17 (0.61%) Force.com
10 13 (0.46%) Boomi
10 13 (0.46%) GitHub
10 13 (0.46%) Heroku
11 9 (0.32%) Google Analytics
11 9 (0.32%) Google Tag Manager
12 8 (0.29%) Adobe Analytics
13 5 (0.18%) Amazon S3
13 5 (0.18%) Route 53
13 5 (0.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 4 (0.14%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 150 (5.36%) HTTP
2 34 (1.22%) DVB
3 29 (1.04%) Internet
4 24 (0.86%) Firewall
5 20 (0.71%) Network Security
6 17 (0.61%) H.323
7 16 (0.57%) LDAP
8 15 (0.54%) SAN
9 14 (0.50%) DNS
9 14 (0.50%) ZigBee
10 13 (0.46%) Telepresence
11 12 (0.43%) LAN
11 12 (0.43%) SMTP
11 12 (0.43%) WAN
12 11 (0.39%) SSL
13 10 (0.36%) Intranet
13 10 (0.36%) TCP/IP
14 9 (0.32%) SNMP
14 9 (0.32%) VPN
15 8 (0.29%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 292 (10.44%) SQL Server
2 133 (4.75%) NoSQL
3 131 (4.68%) Relational Database
4 73 (2.61%) MongoDB
5 70 (2.50%) MySQL
6 58 (2.07%) Data Warehouse
7 54 (1.93%) Big Data
8 51 (1.82%) Oracle Database
9 50 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
10 45 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 41 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 40 (1.43%) Apache Cassandra
12 40 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
13 35 (1.25%) Hadoop
14 24 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
15 23 (0.82%) Azure SQL Database
16 22 (0.79%) RDBMS
17 20 (0.71%) Oracle Database 11g
18 17 (0.61%) Oracle Reports
19 16 (0.57%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 307 (10.97%) Git (software)
2 267 (9.54%) Jenkins
3 250 (8.93%) JIRA
4 220 (7.86%) Subversion
5 193 (6.90%) Selenium
6 182 (6.50%) JUnit
7 153 (5.47%) Team Foundation Server
8 128 (4.57%) Maven
9 103 (3.68%) Cucumber
10 64 (2.29%) Ant
11 61 (2.18%) Visual Studio
12 60 (2.14%) WebDriver
13 53 (1.89%) Eclipse
14 43 (1.54%) Gradle
14 43 (1.54%) SoapUI
15 37 (1.32%) SpecFlow
16 33 (1.18%) TeamCity
17 32 (1.14%) HP UFT
18 31 (1.11%) Hudson
18 31 (1.11%) JMeter
General
1 416 (14.87%) Finance
2 152 (5.43%) Telecoms
3 108 (3.86%) Retail
4 104 (3.72%) Banking
5 85 (3.04%) Publishing
6 67 (2.39%) Marketing
7 28 (1.00%) Manufacturing
8 22 (0.79%) Legal
9 21 (0.75%) Electronics
10 16 (0.57%) Investment Banking
11 14 (0.50%) Front Office
12 12 (0.43%) Automotive
13 11 (0.39%) Back Office
13 11 (0.39%) Law
14 10 (0.36%) Advertising
14 10 (0.36%) Local Government
15 8 (0.29%) Retail Banking
16 7 (0.25%) Games
17 6 (0.21%) Aerospace
18 5 (0.18%) Military
Job Titles
1 1075 (38.42%) Developer
2 493 (17.62%) Analyst
3 309 (11.04%) Business Analyst
4 298 (10.65%) Project Manager
5 289 (10.33%) Java Developer
6 159 (5.68%) .NET Developer
7 153 (5.47%) Architect
8 135 (4.82%) C# Developer
9 129 (4.61%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 121 (4.32%) Senior Developer
11 117 (4.18%) JavaScript Developer
11 117 (4.18%) Test Analyst
12 109 (3.90%) Agile Developer
13 91 (3.25%) C# .NET Developer
14 89 (3.18%) Designer
15 87 (3.11%) Agile Business Analyst
16 83 (2.97%) Scala Developer
17 81 (2.89%) Software Engineer
18 79 (2.82%) Tester
19 78 (2.79%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 588 (21.02%) HTML
2 526 (18.80%) CSS
3 384 (13.72%) .NET
4 347 (12.40%) Web Services
5 322 (11.51%) HTML5
6 319 (11.40%) REST
7 280 (10.01%) Spring
8 230 (8.22%) AngularJS
9 224 (8.01%) XML
10 208 (7.43%) JSON
11 204 (7.29%) CSS3
12 189 (6.75%) jQuery
13 178 (6.36%) RESTful
14 156 (5.58%) SOAP
15 145 (5.18%) Ajax
16 143 (5.11%) ASP.NET
17 107 (3.82%) Hibernate
18 105 (3.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 103 (3.68%) ASP.NET MVC
20 100 (3.57%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 282 (10.08%) User Experience
2 168 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
3 131 (4.68%) Mobile App
4 108 (3.86%) Computer Science
5 61 (2.18%) Management Information System
6 46 (1.64%) Data Centre
7 37 (1.32%) STB
8 35 (1.25%) Embedded Systems
9 31 (1.11%) Smart Meter
10 30 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
11 29 (1.04%) DTV
11 29 (1.04%) MPEG
12 25 (0.89%) Visualisation
13 21 (0.75%) Fintech
14 20 (0.71%) Algorithms
14 20 (0.71%) Data Integration
14 20 (0.71%) Mathematics
15 18 (0.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 16 (0.57%) PKI
16 16 (0.57%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 325 (11.62%) Linux
2 156 (5.58%) Windows
3 116 (4.15%) Unix
4 97 (3.47%) Android
5 81 (2.89%) Apple iOS
6 50 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 35 (1.25%) Windows Server
8 24 (0.86%) VMS
9 23 (0.82%) Ubuntu
10 22 (0.79%) CentOS
11 14 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
12 12 (0.43%) Mac OS X
12 12 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
13 11 (0.39%) zOS
14 5 (0.18%) AIX
14 5 (0.18%) Embedded Linux
14 5 (0.18%) Oracle Linux
14 5 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
15 4 (0.14%) Windows 7
16 3 (0.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 834 (29.81%) Scrum
2 473 (16.90%) TDD
3 365 (13.05%) Waterfall
4 322 (11.51%) Continuous Integration
5 303 (10.83%) Project Management
6 286 (10.22%) MVC
7 234 (8.36%) User Stories
8 223 (7.97%) BDD
8 223 (7.97%) Open Source
9 222 (7.93%) Stakeholder Management
10 216 (7.72%) PRINCE2
11 212 (7.58%) DevOps
12 198 (7.08%) E-Commerce
13 195 (6.97%) Web Development
14 194 (6.93%) Software Engineering
15 182 (6.50%) Automated Testing
15 182 (6.50%) SDLC
16 143 (5.11%) CRM
17 136 (4.86%) Configuration Management
18 135 (4.82%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 721 (25.77%) Java
2 552 (19.73%) JavaScript
3 482 (17.23%) SQL
4 420 (15.01%) C#
5 260 (9.29%) Python
6 182 (6.50%) Ruby
7 142 (5.08%) Scala
8 124 (4.43%) PHP
9 97 (3.47%) C++
10 85 (3.04%) C
11 60 (2.14%) PowerShell
12 57 (2.04%) Bash Shell
13 55 (1.97%) T-SQL
14 49 (1.75%) PL/SQL
15 32 (1.14%) Shell Script
16 26 (0.93%) Perl
16 26 (0.93%) VB
17 22 (0.79%) Apex Code
18 21 (0.75%) Embedded C
18 21 (0.75%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 217 (7.76%) Security Cleared
2 203 (7.26%) Degree
3 167 (5.97%) SC Cleared
4 129 (4.61%) ISEB
5 70 (2.50%) ISTQB
6 29 (1.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 27 (0.96%) DV Cleared
8 21 (0.75%) PMI Certification
8 21 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 19 (0.68%) CISSP
9 19 (0.68%) PMP
9 19 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 17 (0.61%) CISM
11 14 (0.50%) BPSS Clearance
11 14 (0.50%) CISA
12 13 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
13 12 (0.43%) IISP
13 12 (0.43%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
14 11 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
15 10 (0.36%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 140 (5.00%) QA
2 24 (0.86%) Data Quality
3 22 (0.79%) Disclosure Scotland
3 22 (0.79%) SLA
4 20 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 19 (0.68%) PCI DSS
6 15 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 14 (0.50%) ISO27005
8 12 (0.43%) FedRAMP
9 11 (0.39%) ISAE 3402
9 11 (0.39%) ISO 9001
10 7 (0.25%) ISO 9000
11 6 (0.21%) FATCA
12 5 (0.18%) SDET
13 4 (0.14%) MiFID
14 3 (0.11%) P3O
15 2 (0.071%) CRD IV
15 2 (0.071%) ISO22301
15 2 (0.071%) JSP 440
15 2 (0.071%) RMADS
System Software
1 41 (1.47%) Docker
2 39 (1.39%) Active Directory
3 15 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (0.39%) vSphere
5 7 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 3 (0.11%) HDFS
6 3 (0.11%) KVM
6 3 (0.11%) Varnish
7 2 (0.071%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.071%) NFS
7 2 (0.071%) oVirt
7 2 (0.071%) Postfix
7 2 (0.071%) RHEV
7 2 (0.071%) vCloud
7 2 (0.071%) zsh
8 1 (0.036%) OpenSSH
8 1 (0.036%) Sendmail
8 1 (0.036%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.036%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 88 (3.15%) Puppet
2 55 (1.97%) HP Quality Center
3 49 (1.75%) Ansible
4 36 (1.29%) Opscode Chef
5 29 (1.04%) SCOM
6 18 (0.64%) SCCM
7 17 (0.61%) logstash
8 15 (0.54%) Graphite
9 14 (0.50%) Terraform
10 13 (0.46%) Nagios
11 8 (0.29%) Kubernetes
12 6 (0.21%) Tivoli
13 5 (0.18%) Forefront Identity Manager
14 3 (0.11%) Capistrano
14 3 (0.11%) TeamSite
14 3 (0.11%) vRealize
15 2 (0.071%) Kibana
15 2 (0.071%) Mesos
15 2 (0.071%) Nessus
15 2 (0.071%) Oozie
Vendors
1 291 (10.40%) Oracle
2 272 (9.72%) Microsoft
3 92 (3.29%) Google
4 79 (2.82%) SAP
5 60 (2.14%) HP
6 56 (2.00%) IBM
7 55 (1.97%) Salesforce.com
8 44 (1.57%) Red Hat
9 38 (1.36%) Adobe
10 33 (1.18%) Atlassian
11 32 (1.14%) hybris
12 29 (1.04%) VMware
13 28 (1.00%) Sitecore
14 27 (0.96%) Cisco
15 26 (0.93%) Dell
16 22 (0.79%) Sun
17 20 (0.71%) Apple
18 18 (0.64%) Barracuda Networks
18 18 (0.64%) Informatica
18 18 (0.64%) Splunk
Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bagshot, Surrey
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £250.00 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Camberley, Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £475 - £525 per day +
Posted: 4 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Recann
Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £200 - £230 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £200 to £500 per annum £competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Client Server
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Premier IT
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £ Excellent
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £325.00 - £350.00 per day + Circa £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £450 - £510 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Isle of Wight
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
University of Kent
Rate: From £38,896 to £46,414 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Venturi
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £420 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Maidstone, Kent
Rark Solutions
Rate: From £250 to £380 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
eCom Recruitment
Rate: Competitive Salary
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Canary Wharf and City
Rate: Up to £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago