The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Uxbridge region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 15 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 2.91% 1.16% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.41% 1.64% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£500 £225 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+122.22% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £348
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +4.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £37.25
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.38%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Uxbridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
88 61 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 85.44% 70.93% 78.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 49 53
Average daily rate £420 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £325 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £515 £528
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 3
Average hourly rate £14.04 £14.79 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.07% +13.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -1.58%
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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 30 July 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 11 (78.57%) Scrum
2 8 (57.14%) TDD
2 8 (57.14%) Unit Testing
3 7 (50.00%) Integration Testing
3 7 (50.00%) MVC
3 7 (50.00%) QA
4 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 6 (42.86%) System Testing
5 5 (35.71%) OO PHP
5 5 (35.71%) PHP
5 5 (35.71%) OO
5 5 (35.71%) Zend
6 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
6 3 (21.43%) Java
6 3 (21.43%) Linux
6 3 (21.43%) Project Management
6 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
6 3 (21.43%) User Stories
7 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
7 2 (14.29%) MVNO
7 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (14.29%) Confluence
7 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
7 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (14.29%) SQL
7 2 (14.29%) Oracle
7 2 (14.29%) Spring
7 2 (14.29%) Spring MVC
7 2 (14.29%) JIRA
7 2 (14.29%) Retail

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (14.29%) Confluence
2 1 (7.14%) GlassFish
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Project
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) MVNO
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) JIRA
2 1 (7.14%) Subversion
2 1 (7.14%) Selenium
2 1 (7.14%) jMock
2 1 (7.14%) JUnit
2 1 (7.14%) Hudson
2 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
2 2 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (7.14%) Arabic Language
3 1 (7.14%) Marketing
3 1 (7.14%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Publishing
3 1 (7.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) PHP Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Project Manager
3 3 (21.43%) PHP Zend Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 2 (14.29%) ScrumMaster
5 1 (7.14%) Supply Chain Manager
5 1 (7.14%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Procurement Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Spring
1 2 (14.29%) Spring MVC
2 1 (7.14%) JSON
2 1 (7.14%) Velocity
2 1 (7.14%) jQuery
2 1 (7.14%) CSS
2 1 (7.14%) Web Services
2 1 (7.14%) XML
2 1 (7.14%) Middleware
2 1 (7.14%) J2EE
2 1 (7.14%) Backbone.js
2 1 (7.14%) LESS
2 1 (7.14%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
2 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.14%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Scrum
2 8 (57.14%) TDD
2 8 (57.14%) Unit Testing
3 7 (50.00%) Integration Testing
3 7 (50.00%) MVC
4 6 (42.86%) System Testing
5 5 (35.71%) OO PHP
5 5 (35.71%) OO
6 3 (21.43%) Project Management
6 3 (21.43%) User Stories
7 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
7 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (14.29%) Web Development
8 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (7.14%) Workflow Management
8 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing
8 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
8 1 (7.14%) Knowledge Management
8 1 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 5 (35.71%) PHP
3 3 (21.43%) Java
4 2 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (7.14%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) CISSP
1 1 (7.14%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Zend
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) Atlassian
3 1 (7.14%) SAP
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Ariba
3 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com