The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Uxbridge 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 20 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 17 13 12
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 7 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 5.11% 5.38% 5.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.37% 6.10% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 4
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£388 £588 £522
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.04% +12.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £362 £487
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £658 £543
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 £41.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-15.15% +10.00%
Agile Software Development
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Uxbridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
95 82 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 69.34% 88.17% 50.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 53 23
Average daily rate £405 £450 £515
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -12.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £597 £546
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 6 2
Average hourly rate £14.04 £14.04 £24.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -43.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +5.45%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

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

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge 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 8 (61.54%) Scrum
2 5 (38.46%) TDD
3 4 (30.77%) MVC
3 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 4 (30.77%) Unit Testing
3 4 (30.77%) Waterfall
4 3 (23.08%) User Stories
4 3 (23.08%) Integration Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Zend
4 3 (23.08%) QA
4 3 (23.08%) System Testing
4 3 (23.08%) PHP
4 3 (23.08%) OO
4 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
4 3 (23.08%) OO PHP
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (15.38%) Finance
5 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (15.38%) Retail
5 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
5 2 (15.38%) Project Management
5 2 (15.38%) JIRA
5 2 (15.38%) Confluence
5 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (7.69%) IaaS
6 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
6 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (7.69%) MVNO
6 1 (7.69%) HTML5

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge 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 2 (15.38%) Confluence
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
2 1 (7.69%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
1 1 (7.69%) PaaS
1 1 (7.69%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
1 1 (7.69%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) JIRA
2 1 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Retail
3 1 (7.69%) Marketing
3 1 (7.69%) Arabic Language
3 1 (7.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Project Manager
1 4 (30.77%) ScrumMaster
2 3 (23.08%) PHP Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Business Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) PHP Zend Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Supply Chain Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Manager
4 1 (7.69%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Procurement Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
1 1 (7.69%) Velocity
1 1 (7.69%) Visualforce
1 1 (7.69%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Android
1 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Scrum
2 5 (38.46%) TDD
3 4 (30.77%) MVC
3 4 (30.77%) Unit Testing
3 4 (30.77%) Waterfall
4 3 (23.08%) System Testing
4 3 (23.08%) OO PHP
4 3 (23.08%) User Stories
4 3 (23.08%) Integration Testing
4 3 (23.08%) OO
5 2 (15.38%) Project Management
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (7.69%) Business Process Mapping
6 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
6 1 (7.69%) Coaching
6 1 (7.69%) Procure-to-pay
6 1 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
2 3 (23.08%) PHP
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) Apex Code
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Zend
2 1 (7.69%) Atlassian
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Ariba
2 1 (7.69%) Salesforce.com