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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 4 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 2 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southwark 22.22% 28.57% 66.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 25.00% 50.00% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
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£336 £283 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.02% -5.83%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
8 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southwark 88.89% 57.14% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 3
Average daily rate £313 £175 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+78.57% -41.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £28.00 £26.90
% change year-on-year
-10.71% +4.08%

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 23 October 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%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) QA
1 5 (83.33%) Selenium
1 5 (83.33%) Test Scripting
1 5 (83.33%) Cucumber
1 5 (83.33%) Test Planning
2 4 (66.67%) WebDriver
2 4 (66.67%) QMS
2 4 (66.67%) Quality Management
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Test Management
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Ruby
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) OLAP
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (16.67%) SOAP
4 1 (16.67%) IBM Notes

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Southwark by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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
1 1 (16.67%) OLAP
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (16.67%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Selenium
1 5 (83.33%) Cucumber
2 4 (66.67%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) QA Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) QA Automation Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (16.67%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (16.67%) SOAP
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (16.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Test Scripting
1 5 (83.33%) Test Planning
2 4 (66.67%) QMS
2 4 (66.67%) Quality Management
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) CRM
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Test Management
4 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby
3 1 (16.67%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) HP
1 1 (16.67%) Lotus