The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southwark 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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 3 1 4
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 2 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southwark 33.33% 66.67% 25.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 40.00% 66.67% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
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£340 £283 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.35% -5.83%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £41.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-14.63% +9.33%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Southwark region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Southwark
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southwark 83.33% 100.00% 87.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 7
Average daily rate £340 £175 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+94.28% -65.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Southwark

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Southwark region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Southwark

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Southwark

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Southwark

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southwark

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southwark 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 5 (83.33%) QA
2 4 (66.67%) Selenium
2 4 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 4 (66.67%) WebDriver
2 4 (66.67%) Test Planning
3 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (50.00%) QMS
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) .NET
3 3 (50.00%) Quality Management
3 3 (50.00%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 2 (33.33%) MVC
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 2 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 1 (16.67%) Test Management
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (16.67%) HTML5
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (16.67%) SSDT
5 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
5 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Southwark by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southwark 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 1 (16.67%) IBM Notes
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (16.67%) SSDT
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) OLAP
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Selenium
1 4 (66.67%) Cucumber
1 4 (66.67%) WebDriver
2 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (16.67%) FitNesse
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) QA Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) QA Automation Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Quality Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (16.67%) QA Tester
3 1 (16.67%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Test Planning
2 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (50.00%) QMS
2 3 (50.00%) Quality Management
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) Test Management
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Workflow
4 1 (16.67%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) Lotus